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Things To Do & Days Out near Kilkee
Kilkee Waterworld (< 1 mile)
Kilkee Waterworld Featuring beach, leisure and bubble pools, 61m slide and lazy river, suitable for the whole family. An indoor but seasonal facility open July and August only.
Mountain View Trekking and Horse RIding (6 miles)
Mountain View Trekking and Horse RIding Offer a range of equestrian adventures suitable for beginners upwards with a simple one hour trek providing outstanding views, basic terrain and family friendly mounts.
Dolphin Watching on the Shannon (6 miles)
Dolphin Watching on the Shannon Watch dolphins and their calves playing in the wild, plus whale watches seasonally. Each trip is unique and may contain other pleasant surprises! Great company with family friendly attitude and firmly ecotourist ethos.
Moher Hill Open Farm (21 miles)
Moher Hill Open Farm There are a large range of outdoor and covered facilities including nature walk, animal paddocks, antique farm machinery, mini golf course, picnic area and play areas including outdoor go-karts.
Cliffs of Moher Visitor Centre (22 miles)
Cliffs of Moher Visitor Centre set on the western seaboard of County Clare a state-of-the-art visitors' centre has been created to enhance the already impressive visual experience. 200m high cliffs put you above the soaring seabirds and a trip up O’Brien’s Tower is even better!
Foynes Flying Boat Museum (23 miles)
Foynes Flying Boat Museum Seasonal museum featuring the only remaining full sized replica B314 flying boat, the authentic 1940′s cinema plus the Radio and Weather Room. Try your hand at flying the B314 on their flight simulators with amazing visuals!
The Farmyard (27 miles)
The Farmyard Promotes a healthy way of living through fun farm activities and educational workshops. Plus seasonal events.
Doolin Cave and Farmland Nature Trail (28 miles)
Doolin Cave and Farmland Nature Trail A stunning underground experience, which includes the longest free hanging stalactite in the Northern Hemisphere!
Monkey Paradise at Bowling Buddies (29 miles)
Monkey Paradise at Bowling Buddies Multi level jungle themed indoor play facility with loads of features and bowling alley on site too! Bonus!
Bowling Buddies (29 miles)
Bowling Buddies Classic tenpin bowling with glow bowl options plus the Monkey Paradise play facility: bonus!
Aquadome (29 miles)
Aquadome One of Ireland's largest indoor waterworlds and is brimming with exciting features that capture the imagination of child and adult alike.
Aqua Golf (29 miles)
Aqua Golf 18 holes of varying length and difficulty including water features like the 40ft fountain and leaping fish pond, plus roughs, bunkers, humps and hollows! Oh and a cave of course! This ain't normal golf you know...
Drumcliffe Equestrian (30 miles)
Drumcliffe Equestrian Offering a range of activities for horse lovers, which include scenic trekking through the country side: all ages catered for.
Crag Cave (32 miles)
Crag Cave Massive limestone caving system offering wonderful examples of stalactites, stalagmites and such features; plus a Falconry display facility and adventure play centre above ground! Loads!
Crazy Cave (32 miles)
Crazy Cave Offers great indoor and outdoor play opportunities for all ages with loads of fun equipment, plus a climbing wall and rodeo bull! Also features Falconry Centre and explorable caving system on site too!
Kingdom Falconry (32 miles)
Kingdom Falconry See epic bird of prey flight demonstrations, take a guided Hawk Walk and have an Encounter with an Owl or attend a Photo Session: loads of ways to enjoy these amazing creatures. Plus showcave and indoor play centre on same site!
Stonehall Visitor Farm and Wildlife Park (33 miles)
Stonehall Visitor Farm and Wildlife Park Offers a wide variety of domestic and exotic animals, plus indoor play area with pedal vehicles and bouncy castle, surrounded by fabulous nature trails and walks.
Aillwee Cave (35 miles)
Aillwee Cave One of the oldest caves in Ireland, formed by the erosive power of glacial melt waters of an early ice age that created a river running deep underneath Aillwee mountain. The river has subsided leaving behind one of Ireland's most stunning caves to explore by guided tour.
Burren Bird of Prey Centre (35 miles)
Burren Bird of Prey Centre Home to birds from all around the world, including falcons, hawks, owls, eagles and vultures. Flying displays and a guided Hawk Walk add to the experience.
Bunratty Castle and Folk Park (35 miles)
Bunratty Castle and Folk Park Slip through a window into Ireland's past and enjoy the sights, sounds tastes, scents, of this enchanting place as you stroll through authentic buildings with characters.
St Marys Cathedral (43 miles)
St Marys Cathedral Welcoming families for worship and respectful exploration, the cathedral has a rich history and opulent construction with many interesting features for kids to look at! Atmospheric and fun to visit with curious minds.
Burren Nature Sanctuary (43 miles)
Burren Nature Sanctuary A magical sanctuary with friendly farm pets to meet, indoor and outdoor play areas to enjoy, and a fairy woodland to discover, but don’t knock on the fairy doors! Special seasonal events held throughout the year.
Killarney Falconry (43 miles)
Killarney Falconry Offers guided walks with hawks and regular flying demonstrations, including family packages so you can interact with the creatures together.
Killarney High Ropes (44 miles)
Killarney High Ropes Seasonal high and low ropes adventure courses with loads of thrilling challenges and features. Low Ropes suitable for 5 to 9s.
Buddies Playcentre (44 miles)
Buddies Playcentre Classy pirate and princess play facility, with all the usual plus significant bonuses: rodeo bull, climbing wall, bouncy castles and carousel and calm 'cosy' corner. Rather special parties too!
Dunguaire Castle (44 miles)
Dunguaire Castle This restored 16th century tower house gives an insight into the lifestyle of the people who lived from 1520 to modern times. Close to local village to explore too.
Roller Jam (45 miles)
Roller Jam Offers a classic evening and weekend roller rink experience, with regular sessions including UV nights, skate fit kids' exercise classes, discos and more.
Kiltartan Gregory Museum (45 miles)
Kiltartan Gregory Museum Educational but fascinating, with guided tours, memorabilia, estate maps, and authentic early 20th century classroom.
Muckross Riding Stables and Pet Farm (46 miles)
Muckross Riding Stables and Pet Farm Family friendly riding stables plus full petting farm, swings, slides and indoor and outdoor play areas too! Brilliant for bringing riders to with younger siblings who need entertaining!
Dingle Oceanworld Aquarium (46 miles)
Dingle Oceanworld Aquarium Hosts Ireland's largest collection of sharks, plus Gentoo polar Penguin display, Amazonian Displays, Touch Tank and 9m Underwater Tunnel.
Play At Height (46 miles)
Play At Height Indoor climbing and archery, plus 2 outdoor high ropes courses, the lower for families and upper for over 16s only.
Dingle Dolphin (46 miles)
Dingle Dolphin Welcome to the territory of Fungie: a wild bottle nose dolphin whose solo exploits in the area have made him a star: come and explore his waters with friendly guided commentary and no charge if he doesn't appear!
Killarney National Park (46 miles)
Killarney National Park Low level walks and nature trails, mining trail and the Ross Castle Boat Ride. Varying options include a pony and trap ride, plus an epic magical Gap of Dunloe trip for seasoned hiking families only.
Innisfallen Island (46 miles)
Innisfallen Island Technically part of Killarney park, kids love rowing a boat over to this little island to explore. Boat trips operate from the Ross Castle area from Ross and Reen piers.
Galway Atlantaquaria (47 miles)
Galway Atlantaquaria Offering a comprehensive view of the world of water through clear and interesting displays, informed helpful staff and exciting live presentations plus touch tanks and animal interaction sessions.
Leenane Cultural Centre (47 miles)
Leenane Cultural Centre Enjoy daily woodcraft and sheepdog demonstrations, plus vintage looms, spinning wheels and traditional farming equipment.
Pure Skill (47 miles)
Pure Skill The first of its kind in the world! Spanning over 25, 000 Sq Ft the facility offers you a wide selection of sports from all around the world for everyone to enjoy, keeping score as you go!
Muckross House Gardens and Farms (48 miles)
Muckross House Gardens and Farms Offers a rich landscape interior and exterior for leisurely exploration, with the gardens including 3 lakes, Sunken Garden, Rock Garden and the Stream Garden.
Rathbaun Farm (48 miles)
Rathbaun Farm Behind the scenes look at farm life including historical talk, commentated tour, bottle feed the lambs, plus watch the rounding up and shearing of sheep.
Planet Entertainment Centre (48 miles)
Planet Entertainment Centre Offering Space Kids indoor play, Laser Quest infra red tag game arena, classic tenpin and modern glow bowling, plus arcade with games and simulators.
Galway City Museum (48 miles)
Galway City Museum A great little museum telling the history of Galway and the surrounding area. Variety of permanent and temporary exhibitions, plus a busy calendar of events (and a boat hanging from the ceiling!) Free to visit.
Lough Gur Visitor Centre (49 miles)
Lough Gur Visitor Centre A mysterious and magical place to take the family, with a wealthy of history, folklore and archaeology to discover. Centre includes an exhibit covering over 6,000 years at Lough Gur, listening points, and interactive activites.
Galway City Karting (49 miles)
Galway City Karting The kids can get behind a state of the art Honda 160cc engine with even more horsepower for the big kids (we mean you), plus parties, video game area and pool tables.
Hip Kidz (50 miles)
Hip Kidz From a Mini Athletics Stadium and Ball Target Impact Panels to indoor Gaelic Games, Rugby, Basketball, Soccer, Cyper Ball; they have loads of great Sports and Fun, Fitness Activities where you can measure your performance to compare to your friends!
Aughnanure Castle (53 miles)
Aughnanure Castle A richly historic 1500s castle on a rocky island. Great to explore, guided tours also available.
Glengowla Mines (53 miles)
Glengowla Mines Discover how silver and lead were mined during the 1800s with a unique underground tour of Glengowla mines. Pan for gold, see how a seismograph works, meet ponies on the farm, and watch a herding demonstration from Bob the sheepdog!
Kissane Sheep Farm (56 miles)
Kissane Sheep Farm An Open Farm, where you can see sheep shearing and sheepdog demonstrations, and walk along with the free ranging sheep in their natural environment.
Star Outdoors Kenmare (56 miles)
Star Outdoors Kenmare Offer a selection of water and land based activities ranging from crazy golf, Wildlife Cruise and Water Trampoline with Slide for younger kids, to archery, paintballing, Waterskiing and Wakeboarding for the older and braver ones.
Molly Gallivans Farm and Cottage (56 miles)
Molly Gallivans Farm and Cottage Explore Molly's home and business, discover the naughty ways she kept things going as widow with 7 children, and visit the farm complete with animals, fowl and traditional farm machinery. Includes audio visual presentation.
Ballyhass Lakes Adventure Centre (56 miles)
Ballyhass Lakes Adventure Centre Activities include Kayaking, Raft Building, Archery, Jacobs Ladder, Leap Of Faith, Rock and Indoor Climbing, Abseiling, Mini Olympics, Low Ropes, Falconry Displays, 5 a side soccer, Tag rugby, Aeroball and zip line. For over 8s.