It is an extremely rich area in its history and its geology, and we wish we could have seen more. Since the park is so large, it’s difficult to fit all of its highlights into one day and especially one afternoon like we had.
Read about other places we visited during our summer 2021 trip in my "Things to do Around Ireland's Southern Region" blog post here!
We were staying nearby at The Muckross Hotel and discovered that the hotel offers carriage rides through the park to some of its most notable attractions on the east side of the lakes.
Read about all of the places we stayed across Ireland in the “Where to Stay around Ireland” blog post here!
The carriage ride eventually brought us back to The Muckross Hotel, and we were sad that our horse-drawn tour was over. There was still so much to see, and we wanted to find it all. The rest will have to wait until another trip to Ireland, and until then, we will be dreaming of this beautiful national park.
Read more about all of our adventures around Ireland in our blog posts about Dublin, Kinsale, Ballincollig, Killarney, and more on our Ireland page, here!
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