Ring of Kerry Private Tour Highlights:

  • Ring of Kerry
  • Valentia Island
  • Derrynane
  • Torc Waterfall
  • Bray Head Walk

Please note: Pricing on the right is per vehicle, not per person. Below is a sample itinerary. Your itinerary can be customized before or after booking your private tour. Pickups & drop-offs can be arranged from centrally located accommodation.

Our small luxury vehicle allows us to move away from the hustle and bustle of the loud tourist routes, where you can enjoy small nature walks and take our time to experience the destinations surroundings.

Isolated from the rest of Ireland by the impressive landscape, the Ring of Kerry Tour will take you where the locals go. Follow a coastal trail on windswept cliffs, perched above beautiful coastlines. This amazing guided tour takes you along the spectacular Wild Atlantic Way as you experience the most dramatic scenery that Ireland has to offer.

During the tour, you will get the chance to sample the fresh seafood and local craft beers in a nice cosy Irish Pub. Discover the bustling and colourful Portmagee village. For the active traveller who wants to experience a real slice of Irish life, this compact day adventure tops the menu.

  • World Famous Ring of Kerry driving route
  • Dingle Bay viewing point
  • Experience the wild nature of Ireland
  • Derrynane historical park, fairy forest and strand* (Time permitting )
  • Ladies View, Torc Waterfall and Killarney lakes
  • Gaze out upon spectacular landscapes
  • Try some of the best ice cream in Kerry
  • Explore the colourful towns of south Kerry
  • Spectacular Bray head loop walk (optional)

 

Pickup Location:    Tralee or KillarneyCork or Limerick
1 to 4 people€340€380
1 to 8 people€390€480
1 to 12 people€480€530
1 to 16 people€520€580

 

  • Transportation throughout in our comfortable mid-sized coaches
  • Experienced tour guide with local knowledge & entertaining commentary
  • Personally guided nature walks
  • Customized itinerary based on group specifications

Additional information

Vehicle Size1 to 4, 1 to 8, 1 to 12, 1 to 16
Vehicle Prices1 to 4 seat €340, 1 to 8 seat €390m, 1 to 12 seat €480, 1 to 16 seat €520

Ring of Kerry, Valentia Island, Derrynane*, Torc Waterfall Bray Head Valentia Island

Early Morning

Our first stop of the day is at the beautiful Dingle Bay Viewing point. Here we will have a brief photo stop overlooking the Wild Atlantic way.

Next up is a slow drive throug the small town of Cahrciveen. Home of  ‘The Liberator’ Daniel O Connell. Here we’ll make a brief stop at a local supermarket to buy some snacks to enjoy on our hike.

Late Morning

After a toilet breaks, it is then on to Valentia Island. On the island, we will make our way to start of the trailhead. Here you can choose to do a gentle hike along Bray head, visit the local Skeilg Island museum or take an Eco tour around the Skellig Islands.

The views from here are simply breathtaking. On a clear day, you will see the very famous Skellig islands, a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1995. It was an island were monks settled in the 6th century after they fled Europe during the dark ages.

Early Afternoon

Bray Head & Valentia Island

This loop gives wonderful views over Valentia Island, Portmagee, the Skellig Islands and the Dingle Peninsula to the north across the water. We will follow the stoney road to the top of the peninsula and from there you will be able to scramble down the narrow paths to the edge of Europe.

Late Afternoon

After the island, we will make our way back onto the Ring of Kerry tourist road. If there is time , we’ll stop by Derrynane historical park, the fairy forest and Derrynane Strand . From there we will travel back to Killarney, through the national park, taking in the views of Ladies view and Torc Waterfall.

*Please note: We usually only travel to Derrynane Historical Park & Fairy Forest when the weather is bad. If there is poor visibility on Bray Head, we go to Derrynane because it’s more sheltered and below any mist coming from the Atlantic. 
Solo traveler meeting a goat on a small group tour of Ireland with Irish Experience Tours