Led by Tim Buckley

History Walk

History comes alive with our exclusive History Walk led by Tim Buckley. Join us on a fascinating journey through time as we explore the rich heritage and captivating stories that surround our breathtaking resort.

Embark on an unforgettable adventure as Tim Buckley, our expert guide and local storyteller unveils the hidden treasures and historical secrets of Parknasilla. Tim’s passion for storytelling and deep knowledge of the area will transport you to a bygone era, where legends and folklore intertwine with real-life events.

Our History Walk takes you through the enchanting landscapes of Parknasilla, nestled on the stunning Ring of Kerry in Ireland. As you meander through our lush gardens, ancient woodlands, and tranquil shores, Tim will regale you with tales of the resort’s origins, its transformation through time, and the remarkable characters who have shaped its identity.

With Tim Buckley

Discover our fascinating history

Discover the intriguing history behind the original building, which dates back to the 19th century. Hear captivating anecdotes about its former owners, from the aristocracy to literary figures, and learn how their influence has left an indelible mark on Parknasilla.

As you traverse the grounds, you’ll encounter hidden ruins, such as the hauntingly beautiful Derryquin Castle.

Throughout the History Walk, you’ll witness breathtaking vistas, breathtaking vistas, and capture moments of serenity that have inspired artists and poets for centuries. From the awe-inspiring views of the Atlantic Ocean to the rugged coastline dotted with historic landmarks, you’ll truly understand why Parknasilla is a place of profound beauty and cultural significance.

Whether you’re a history enthusiast, nature lover, or simply seeking a unique and educational experience, our History Walk with Tim Buckley is the perfect opportunity to delve into the captivating stories that have shaped Parknasilla Resort & Spa. Join us and let the past come alive as you create lasting memories in this extraordinary corner of Ireland.


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Curated Experiences

Discover the best of our neighbourhood by checking out our special curated experiences at Parknasilla.

  • Yoga with Orla Thornton

    Find inner peace with Yoga by the sea
  • Sea Kayaking at Parknasilla

    Join Noel for a guided sea kayaking tour
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  • Meet The Owls with Andy

    Andy will introduce you to his intriguing and ever so wise owls
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  • Seashore Discovery Walk

    Experience the seaside like never before
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  • Wellness in the Wild Walk

    Reconnect with the natural world with or Wellness Walk
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  • Boat Trips

    Enjoy the panoramic views of Kenmare Bay from the sea!
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  • Archery

    Discover your inner Robin Hood with Archery at Parknasilla
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