Ventry beach is a sandy beach sitting a sheltered bay. The beach area has Ventry Strand a small dune system, a small lake, wet grasslands and an extensive Common Reed Read more [...]
Blue Flag beaches in Kerry, Ireland, the Blue Flag award is a prestigious, international award scheme that aims to provide an assurance to tourists that a beach has met a minimum standard. To collect a Blue Flag any UK and Ireland beach must achieve the highest quality of water, facilities, safety, environmental education and management.
Below we list the current Kerry beaches holding the Blue Flag award.
White Strand beach is a sandy beach located in a Natural Heritage Area (NHA) with nice views out towards the Islands of Valentia and Begnis. White Strand has a small Read more [...]
Rossbeigh beach is a long stretch of sand backed by dunes. The beach stretches out north from Rossbeigh. The beach and dunes are part of the Castlemaine Harbour Special Area Read more [...]
Magherabeg beach is a long sandy beach with sand dunes. This area is protected and is a Special Area of Conservation (SAC).
Fenit beach is a small beach next to the harbour at the fishing village of Fenit.
Ballybunion North beach is a sandy beach nthat is also known as Ladies Beach due to the time when women and children used to bathe on a separate beach from Read more [...]
Ballybunion South is the larger of the two Ballybunion beaches. A long sandy beach beacked by dunes and a golf course.
Banna Beach has a large sandy beach with sand dunes along its entire length. Very popular surfing, kitesurfing and windsurfing beach.
Ballinskelligs beach is a sandy beach designated a Natural heritage area. The beach has the 16th century two storey unvaulted MacCarthy tower overlooking the Ballinskelligs Bay.
Ballyheigue beach is a 3km Sandy beach in an area designated of special conservation. It is split from Banna Stand to the South by Black Rock.
Derrynane beach is a sandy beach in the natural heritage area of Derrynane Bay.
Inch beach is a large sandy beach. The beach is a sand spit protruding into the sea between Dingle Harbour and Castlemaine Harbour. This sandy beach is within a natural Read more [...]