Call us on +353 87 261 7967 or email info@killarneyboattours.com

Call us on +353 87 261 7967 or email info@killarneyboattours.com

Chieftain O’Donoghue

Chieftain O'Donoghue Ross Castle Killarney

Ross Castle was built in the early 15th Century by the Chieftain O’Donoghue. There are many legends about the great Chieftain. One of the more famous tales involves The Lakes of Killarney. This tale revolves around the formation of Loch Léin. It is said that O’Donoghue had a palace in the Killarney area, at the […]

Tir na nÓg (Land of Eternal Youth)

Loch Léin Killarney

There is much folklore surrounding the beautiful Lakes and Mountains of Killarney. Some of these stories have been passed down through generations of our family and some are pieced together through a little research in the off season! The Fianna were a legendary band of hunter gatherer warriors in Pre-Christian Ireland. They were led by […]

Killarney Day Tour

Killarney Day Tour

Killarney Day Tour is family run and has been in our family for 5 generations. Dermot and Donal O’Donoghue have been running the tours through the Lakes of Killarney for the last 50 years now. Both themselves and their families have been fishing, rowing and tour leading on the lakes all of their lives. Our […]