The beauty of Annascaul
In an article in Trip Advisor recently on things to do near Inch beach it is amazing they do even mention anything about Annascaul. They mentioned Rossbeigh, Dooks Golf Club , Waterville Glenteenassig Forest Park , Staigue Fort, Kells sheep Center , Kerry Bog Village Museum, Glenbeigh Fairy Forest, Spinin, West Kerry Trekking, Kingston’s Bar & Beer Garden and Killorglin Golf Club but nothing about Annascaul. Inch is a beach near Annascaul and Trip advisor forgot about one of the closest picturesque villages to the beach
Annascaul is only 7km away from Inch Beach
It is so intriguing as Annascaul didnt even get a mention. They did not mention the great Annascaul River Walk which is a great family walking route .
Annascaul is famous for its hill walking . Annascaul is a village in the heart of the Dingle Peninsula. It has mountains and magnificent coastline. There are pristine flowing river tributaries surrounding the village . Even our famous son, Tom Crean hails from Annascaul
Walking in Annascaul
The Annascaul walking clubs meets at Hanafin’s bar across from Aido’s Annascaul Cafe and Pottery which is on the main street. The clubs offers a warm welcome to those of all ages and abilities to join and follow the trailing walks in the area.
From above Annascaul Lake you can easily see the full panorama of Dingle Bay. It is possible to see the Blasket Isands, and back over to Brandon Bay and Mount Brandon. The full vista of the valley of Annascaul to Minard Castle and Bunaneer is completely viewable
Archeology in Annascaul
Annascaul offers many chances to examine its archeological history which are pre-and early-Christian. For example , the area has one of the richest numbers concentrations of ring forts and standing stones (gallán) in Europe
At this point we need to look at the bar and the food scene in Annascaul. Annascaul Cafe and Pottery offer great take away foods in the village which are extremely well priced for te amount of food they offer. They make their own cakes . That is the beauty of home made. There is nothing generic at this ideal and peaceful cafe. Feel free to look at the Instagram article here