Corran Tuathail – Ireland’s own Everest

A visit to Killarney offers an ideal time to challenge yourself with Ireland's highest mountain. Corran Tuathail stands 1038m (3406ft) high.

Carrauntoohil is Ireland’s highest mountain at a height of 1039m. It’s a challenging climb, but it’s also truly magnificent.

Standing at 1,039m, Carrauntoohil is the highest mountain in Ireland and is set among the beautiful Macgillycuddy Reeks in Co Kerry. Given their height, this mountain range can have very changeable weather and can be dangerous at times so experience or a guide is required if you’re new to the area.

The hotel will gladly take care of the arrangements if you’d like to include this in your stay. We recommend and book the best guides and ensure that you have all the necessary equipment to enjoy your climb. A basic level of fitness is required however we will ensure that the guide paces the climb to your comfort.


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