Many of Kerry’s key attractions can be found close to Beaufort, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Two sights that should top every visitor’s list is the fabulous Dunloe Golf Course and the much-loved Beaufort Golf Course. Also worth checking out are the Killarney Golf Club and the Gap of Dunloe.
If you are into nature, visit some of the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to breathe deeply and relax. To catch a glimpse of the native flora and fauna, drive out to Purple Mountain in Killarney and Innisfallen Island.
Attractions like Ross Castle in Killarney, the St. Mary's Cathedral and Killarney Cathedral are popular places for visitors to Beaufort. Visitors who enjoy sights steeped in religious history should make a trip to Killegy Church in Killarney.
See if you can hit a hole in one at the Ross Golf Club in Killarney and Castlerosse Golf, amongst the best greens around.
Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney is the perfect place to catch a game of soccer, and to see local legends, the Kerry Senior Team, in all their glory. On game days the stadium becomes a sea of green and yellow, as crowds join together to support their home-grown heroes.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, think about booking a room at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Check out the rooms and rates at the Travel Inn Killarney, the Arbutus Hotel, Killarney, or the Killarney Riverside Hotel.