Boat Tour through 3 lakes from Ross Castle to Lord Brandon’s Cottage

Boat Tour through 3 lakes from Ross Castle to Lord Brandon's Cottage

This is boat transport only from Ross Castle just outside Killarney to Lord Brandon’s Cottage in the Gap of Dunloe. This option doesn’t include a bus connection and would be suitable for guests that have their own transport.

Guests that book this option would make their own way to Ross Castle in the morning. The boat would then meet your party and transport you to Lord Brandon’s Cottage. Guests would make their own way through the Gap of Dunloe to Kate Kearney’s Cottage and then back to Killarney.

The boat tour is through the 3 lakes of Killarney’s National Park and takes roughly 1.5 hrs (depending on water levels and weather conditions). Guests would catch the boat at 10.30am only and would arrive to Lord Brandon’s Cottage at roughly 12.30pm.

Please note: Horse & Carriage operators may charge full rate for children as seating is limited.

* Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
* Starts: County Kerry, Ireland
* Trip Category: Outdoor Activities >> 4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours




This is boat transport only from Ross Castle just outside Killarney to Lord Brandon’s Cottage in the Gap of Dunloe. This option doesn’t include a bus connection and would be suitable for guests that have their own transport.

Guests that book this option would make their own way to Ross Castle in the morning. The boat would then meet your party and transport you to Lord Brandon’s Cottage. Guests would make their own way through the Gap of Dunloe to Kate Kearney’s Cottage and then back to Killarney.

The boat tour is through the 3 lakes of Killarney’s National Park and takes roughly 1.5 hrs (depending on water levels and weather conditions). Guests would catch the boat at 10.30am only and would arrive to Lord Brandon’s Cottage at roughly 12.30pm.

Please note: Horse & Carriage operators may charge full rate for children as seating is limited.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Ross Castle Ross Road, Killarney Ireland

Ross Castle is the starting point for our tour. Guests will find our boats at the main stone pier at the front of the castle. Guests may arrive early to walk along the mining trail of Ross Island and enjoy the peace and quiet of the forest before meeting the boats at 10.30am. Tea and coffee is available from the small shop adjacent to the castle and may be taken on the boat!

Stop At: Killarney National Park Cork Road, Killarney Ireland

The boat tour brings guests through the 3 lakes and 2 rivers of The Killarney National Park. The tour generally takes 1.5hrs depending on weather conditions and water levels. Our local guides will give a running commentary on all of the local myths, legends and history of the area.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Pass By: Lord Brandon’s Cottage, Gearhameen, Beaufort, Co. Kerry, Ireland

After a 1.5hr trip in the boat, guests will arrive at the cafe in Lord Brandon’s Cottage. This beautiful area is worth exploring before starting the 11km walk through the Gap of Dunloe to Kate Kearney’s Cottage!