KerryClimbing, Killarney

Climbing Tour · Adrenaline / Extreme Tour
A family-run mountain guiding company, KerryClimbing offers courses in rock climbing and mountaineering, as well as a range of guided ascents up some of Ireland's highest mountains. You can choose from leisurely nature walks in scenic oak forests, to very challenging scrambles up rugged and difficult terrain. There's something here for everyone, regardless of skill level or available time--the operator runs both half- and full-day tours for groups and individuals. Keep in mind that the really challenging climbs remain a good option only for experienced mountaineers--the terrain is wild and Irish weather very changeable, so you'll definitely need some navigation skills and a good guide to tackle the country's highest summits. Our Killarney trip builder makes visiting KerryClimbing and other Killarney attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
Create an itinerary including KerryClimbing
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

KerryClimbing reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 5.0
1,074 reviews
Google
4.7
TripAdvisor
  • Great experience. Highly recommend doing it. A very special day, meeting strangers. If you have nobody to go with, go on your own and you won't regret it.  more »
  • I had such a great day! A wet miserable start turned into a fabulous day. The views were amazing! Would recommend this tour 100%. Be prepared for all the seasons, a good pair of boots and a good...  more »
Google
  • Breathtaking view after challenging climbing
  • Had an absolutely great time rock climbing at the Gap of Dunloe with our instructor Piaras. It was a half day session, so we learned how to climb safely, with demonstrations on the different types of climbing protection, followed by practice tying in and finally a couple of hours top rope climbing and belaying. I must say, climbing looks a lot easier from the bottom of the crag than it actually is, but it definitely feels good when you get to the top! Between the two of us, we had indoor climbing/no climbing experience, so outdoor climbing was new to us, but we loved it and are now planning to do some more back home.

Plan your trip to Killarney

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Killarney

See all ›
4.9
Duration: 8 hours
4.6
Duration: 3 hours
4.6
Duration: 3 hours
4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Killarney

5.0
Duration: 8 hours
4.4
Duration: 3h 30 min
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 8 hours

Hidden gems in Killarney

5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min

Historic Sites in Killarney

See all ›
4.4
Duration: 1 hour
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
4.4
Duration: 30 minutes

Nature in Killarney

See all ›
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 2 hours

Nearby attractions in Killarney

4.6
Duration: 2 hours
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 3 hours
5.0
Duration: 4 hours
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.9
Duration: 3 hours
4.9
Duration: 3 hours