Walks, Parks & Greenways

Ciar's Quest AR Family Adventure

Ciar is a descendant of the O’Connor Chieftain called Ciar, who was the founder of Kerry, a Kingdom.

Download the Ciar’s Quest app for free from the Apple Store or from Google Play and follow the map & app instructions. From the starting point by Ross Castle on Killarney's Lough Leane, you can join Ciar as he discovers Kerry's wildlife and hidden gems along the route around Ross Island! Ciar's Quest follows a buggy friendly route and is approximately 3km long.

You will find the first marker / signpost by the footbridge as you approach the castle from the car-park.

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