Dear Website Visitor,

Failte/Welcome to killarney.ie the official website for Killarney Town and Valley (Cill Airne in Gaelic means the Church of the Sloes). Whether you are intending to visit or coming to live and work in Killarney, we hope you will find the information and contacts you require within this site.

We are all very proud of our vibrant "little" town and the incredibly beautiful surrounding countryside which makes Killarney a very special place indeed. Brim full of history, heritage, activities, and world class hospitality. Killarney is populated with enthusiastic and welcoming people, and this enthusiasm is reflected in many national and international awards, the most recent being when Killarney was selected as Ireland's Tidiest Town for 2011.

Festivals abound in Killarney, from St.Patrick's Day to Christmas in Killarney; your choice is endless and unbeatable. Full details are contained in our "what's on" section.

Killarney has over 250 years experience in welcoming guests. With Ireland's finest choice of Accommodation, Dining & Entertainment, Touring & Shopping Options, Sporting Activities galore and many nearby Blue Flag Beaches, - all located in the midst of breathtaking and ever-changing beautiful landscapes, you will not be disappointed.

Enjoy & Return.

A Walkers Paradise

Killarney - A Walkers Paradise

With 26,000 Acres of "free to roam" Killarney National Park surrounded by Kerry's wonderful landscapes and wilderness, miles of nearby golden "blue flag" beaches and a choice of accommodation, dining and entertainment options second to none, there are few places elsewhere on this earth that can offer the outdoor enthusiast such wonderful choice within such and intimate and hospitable location. Read More

The Gathering 2013

The Gathering 2013

Throughout 2013, Ireland is opening its arms to hundreds of thousands of friends and family from all over the world, calling them home to gatherings in villages, towns and cities.

Visit Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland in 2013. This has been designated as the “Gathering Year” with special events all over Ireland. We believe the festival will be a unique, invigorating and never to be forgotten event of immense benefit to the individuals attending and to the Kerry Associations everywhere. Read More