There are a number of sandy beaches near Killarney such as Rossbeigh Strand, Inch Strand, Ballybunion and Banna Strand to name a few. 

Rossbeigh Strand

Rossbeigh Beach is perfect for surfing, windsurfing, bodyboarding, swimming and any kind of watersports. This Blue Flag Beach near Killarney boasts an enjoyable picturesque 7km walk along the sand. 

With views of the Dingle Mountains and clear waters, Rossbeigh Beach is a must visit during your stay in Killarney. 

Enjoy horse riding along the beach with the nearby Rossbeigh Beach Riding Centre. Or visit in August for some beach horse racing, food and fun. 

Inch Strand

Inch Beach is the perfect spot for surfing, swimming, kayaking or of course long walks on the beach. 

Take part in a surfing lesson with the number of Surf Schools on Inch Beach or grab a coffee in one of the nearby cafés and go for a stroll along the sand. 

Banna Strand

Banna Strand is the ideal spot for a 10km stroll along the sand, sheltered by tall sand dunes. 

This Blue Flag Beach is a great location for swimming and water sports with Surf Schools nearby for all levels of surfers. 

You should also keep an eye out for any dolphins!

Ballybunion Beach

Ballybunion is made up of three beaches, all of which are perfect for walking, swimming, surfing and other water activities. 

The beaches are surrounded by cliffs, rocky headlands and caves with scenic views of the Castle. 

Being a short walk from Ballybunion Town, there are a number of cafés, pubs and restaurants for everyone to enjoy.