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Valentia Island overview

Valentia Island is special for its natural features, and known for its zoo and historical sites. You'll enjoy Valentia Island's museums. Take in some of the area's local culture at Skellig Experience Centre and Valentia Heritage Museum. Visit local attractions like Hillside Haven Pet Farm and St. Brendan's Well. Valentia Island is an inviting destination that has something for everyone.

Where to stay in Valentia Island

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Valentia Island has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Valentia Island with Hotels.com by checking our online maps. These display the areas and neighbourhoods around all Valentia Island hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Valentia Island hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Valentia Island

Fly in to Killarney (KIR-Kerry), 39.8 mi (64 km) from central Valentia Island. Shannon (SNN) is the next closest major airport, 81.5 mi (131.1 km) away.

What to see around Valentia Island

A top highlight is the area's museums, as well as places like:
  • • Skellig Experience Centre
  • • Valentia Heritage Museum
  • • Siopa Chill Rialaig
  • • The Old Barracks
  • • The Story of Waterville Cable Station Exhibition
Memorable for its historical sites and these top landmarks:
  • • St. Brendan's Well
  • • Tinnies
  • • Ballycarbery Castle
  • • Ballinskelligs Castle
  • • Ahacovra Holy Well
It's recognised for its natural features. Top places for nature lovers include:
  • • Hillside Haven Pet Farm
  • • Ballinesker Beach
  • • Waterville Beach
  • • Slea Head
  • • Derrynane Bay Beach
Here are some top sights to see:
  • • Heatherhill Stables
  • • Siopa Chill Rialaig
  • • Daniel O'Connell Memorial Church
  • • Beenatee Loop Walk
  • • Daniel O'Connell's Birth Place

When to visit Valentia Island

Wondering when the best time to visit is? Here are seasonal trends to help you plan your trip:

Seasonal temperatures
  • January-March: 12°C day, 3°C night
  • April-June: 19°C day, 4°C night
  • July-September: 19°C day, 9°C night
  • October-December: 16°C day, 3°C night
Seasonal average rainfall
  • January-March: 239 cm
  • April-June: 177 cm
  • July-September: 218 cm
  • October-December: 287 cm
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  • Historical sites