The Kerry Geo-park
The communities of Sneem, Castlecove and Caherdaniel form the heart of the Kerry Geopark. The Geopark is a unique and outstanding landscape with major Geological, Ecological, Archaeological, Historical and Cultural interest. The area is of international significance. It is cared for and managed by the community.
Enjoy the mountains with their sandstone and glacial geology Enjoy the unique mountain, moorland and marine habitats with unique plants and animals. Enjoy the archaeology with evidence of continuous human development since the dawn of humankind’s establishment in Ireland. Enjoy the history of South Kerry, prehistoric man, early Christianity, the Great Liberator, and the rest of Ireland’s tapestry. Enjoy the culture including art galleries, museums, restaurants, pubs, great hotels and accommodation.
The Kerry Geopark is unique, a testimony to nature and man’s endeavour. Look for the sign boards, the foot paths, the exhibits and the events. It is there for you to Enjoy.