Wild Atlantic Way

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The Wild Atlantic Way is Ireland’s spectacular coastal touring route, stretching for 1,500 miles (approx 2414 kilometers) along Ireland’s dramatic western seaboard taking in some of the most enchanting scenery in the world.

And so the route begins…..or depending on your direction you wish to travel…

The dramatic Kerry to Cork section of the Wild Atlantic Way provides the perfect backdrop to the end of your Atlantic Odyssey. Experience the remote Beara Peninsula of Co. Cork is a stunning sight with views of mussel rafts and seal colonies of Kenmare as well as taking in some breathtaking views of Killarney – the perfect excuse for a pitstop. From Dursey Island to Mizen Head – Ireland’s most southern point – and then on to the Old Head of Kinsale, this stretch of the road should be enjoyed at leisure.

Driving the route in one day is an option however if you’re looking for something that little bit special take it at a gentler pace and savour the numerous breath-taking viewing points along the way. The Dromhall hotel is the perfect route to base your stay for a few days.

Family owned 4 star, The Dromhall hotel Killarney provides luxury accommodation, professional service and a warm welcome. Serving fine dining in our Abbey Restaurant or our award winning Kayne’s Bar & Bistro offering tasty lunch and dinner menu options whilst using the finest local produce on its menu.

What better way than stay with us while you experience your Wild Atlantic Way route. With panoramic views of the Kerry Mountains, the Dromhall hotel is a 5 minute walk from the town centre.The route will also link with walking and cycling routes, and will offers lots of opportunities to visitors to get active in the great outdoors. It is a driving route with a difference offering visitors more reasons to get out of the car than stay in it.

Towns on the Wild Atlantic Way from Killarney

Kenmare – 20 miles (32 km)

Sneem – 30 miles (45km)

Waterville – 40 miles (62km)

Cahersiveen – 38 miles (61.6km)

Glenbeigh – 22 miles (35km)

Inch Beach – 26 miles (42km)

Annascaul – 30 miles (49km)

Castlegregory – 35 miles (57km)

Tralee Bay – 25 miles (40km)

Dingle – 40 miles (65km)

Slea Head & Dingle Peninsula – 50 miles (82km)