Viewing & Observation Tower

View 60 kilometers of spectacular Wild Atlantic Way coastline

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Price

FREE
with All Tours

Height

20 Metre Tower

Age

Under 18 years
must be supervised

Date & Times

February - November
10am - 4pm

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Viewing & Observation Tower Viewing & Observation Tower

Viewing & Observation Tower

Visit our twenty-metre tall Viewing Tower that sits at the heart of the Wetlands and breathe in the stunning sights and sounds. At the top of this unique Kerry Viewing Tower you will feel inspired by the glorious natural beauty of Tralee Bay. 
 
Embrace this wonderful opportunity for a full aerial view of this unique reserve and inspired by panoramic views of vast skies, rugged landscape and spectacular seascapes; gaining a bird’s eye view of daily life unfolding in Tralee Town and accessing unparalleled views of the whole length of Tralee Bay Special Area of Conservation. This is the perfect opportunity to plan your trip out to Fenit Harbour, the sandy Magharees peninsula and maybe onto Mount Brandon, the third highest peak in Ireland.

Embrace this wonderful opportunity for a full aerial view of this unique reserve. 

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Viewing & Observation Tower - What's Included

What's included?

    • All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times
    • Audio Guide can be downloaded to your mobile phone device in advance
    • Hardcopy of Grounds map provided
    • Nature & Activity Spotter Sheets provided
    • The Viewing Tower has both a stairwell and an elevator
    • Binocular hire available at the visitor centre

You can listen to our Self-Guided Nature Audio Tour by clicking on the link below.

  Listen to Audio Tour

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Viewing & Observation Tower - Important Information

  • The trail is not strenuous but some sections of the terrain are uneven and wet. Adequate footwear is recommended.
  • Some areas of the tour are in the proximity of deep water and caution is advised.
  • It is also important to realise that what species you encounter on this tour are effected by the weather and season
  • It is recommended to bring rain gear and sun protection, this close to the Atlantic on the West coast of Ireland you could need both on the same tour.

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