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The ruins of this 12th-century church sit atop a hill surrounded by beautiful scenic landscape.
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Aghadoe Hill, Killarney, Ireland
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353-64-31633
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

This site is grand views of Killarney Lakes with picturesque grazing horses and several ruins to explore. A castle remains, a tower, and a church ruins that shows historical architecture from pagan site to Romanesque church all inside the footprint of the original cathedral church...More

Thank happygalfromCA
Reviewed 9 July 2018

If you are interested in visiting an old Irish cemetery, carve some time to visit the Aghadoe Church and Round Tower. We spent quite awhile browsing the grounds - there are a couple of main sections - the newer graves and the older sites. Some...More

Thank UltimateHaunt
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

We visited here on saturday. I had not been before. It was nice to walk around and take photos. It was very quiet when we were here, early morning.

Thank lucyyeah
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Located across the road from the Aghadoe heights hotel, this 7th century monastery is set in a stunning location. Well worth a visit

Thank Commited_Traveller
Reviewed 31 July 2017

it was a nice find. the view across from the parking lot is even better than these 2 monuments. worth 30 minute stop

Thank Jenn M
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

This is one of the oldest structures we have visited from the 6-7th century. Cemetery is still used. It is across the Aghadoe Hotel and Spa, also at a beautiful view point.

Thank Sibelcay
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

I woke up early in Aghadoe View B&B (highly recommend) and went for a walk. I looked around the church and cemetery and noticed the sign describing the site. I took another look just as the sun was rising at 6:15 and made a beautiful...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2017

Well worth a walk around, unspoilt and no wretched health and safety checks, and then go and see the view from the field next door

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Reviewed 8 May 2017

I was traveling from the Gap of Dunloe to Dingle and so I figured I'd take a detour of the road to Aghadoe to see this site. I was a little disappointed, but glad i went for the view of Killarney National Park from the...More

Thank flaneur40
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Whilst not an essential component of a trip to Kerry for someone interested in ancient fortifications (such as I) the Round Tower is rather an interesting sight, positioned as it is with a fabulous view over Lough Lein. Further ruins abound in the churchyard and...More

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