Local Attractions

List of activities local to the White Heather Farmhouse. There are also festivals throughout the year.
There are two 18 Hole Local Golf Clubs in Kenmare. One beside the Kenmare River and the other is located on the Ring of Kerry – Ring of Kerry Golf & Country Club.
Kenmare Walking Club. Organised walks and festivals. For the moderate walker there are many traditional and marked walking routes. Also an ideal base when walking on the The Beara Way. It is a long distance walking route around the highly spectacular peninsula with a large concentration of historical and archaeological sites en route. Also enjoy hill walking and rock climbing with Beara Outdoor Adventures.

 

Kenmare’s wildlife cruise. Cruising around the many islands in the bay’s sheltered waters and seeing the spectacular mountains, forests, islands and castles is an experience one does not forget. Sailing activities also available.

For the fisherman who wants to leave the hustle and bustle of city life, fishing in Kenmare with its peaceful atmosphere is a dream to every fisherman. All types of fishing are available, Salmon, Trout, Sea Trout, Shore Fishing and Deep Sea Angling.
Kenmare offers one of the best environments in Europe for the equestrian lover. With first class Horse and Ponies available at local stables, there is an opportunity to explore the mountains and beaches of this scenic area.