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Atlantic Irish Seaweed
Cathair Dónall, Co. Kerry
Free car parking
Cloudy days
Learn the story of seaweed and discover its amazing benefits on a seaweed discovery tour with Atlantic Irish Seaweed in Caherdaniel, County Kerry. Try a tasting feast of delicious seaweed dishes or join a hands on workshop.

The Ring of Kerry snakes along the Atlantic coast and is known for its stunning sea views and beautiful beaches. Here you will find a bounty of seaweed thriving on pristine shores.

With a background in science, food and photography, John and Kerryann Fitzgerald have been running Atlantic Irish Seaweed discovery workshops, tastings and tours along the spectacular Kerry coastline for many years.

Join Atlantic Irish Seaweed for a Coastal Food Tour at Derrynane, half way around the Ring of Kerry. Taste a selection of seaweeds and coastal plants as you stroll along the pristine beach. Learn of their use by the ancient monks and Vikings, and discover how they earned their superfood status.

Take home a seaweed bath bag and enjoy the benefits at home after your visit.

Why we like it
  • Discover the story of seaweed in stunning surroundings.
  • Enjoy a 1 to 1.5 hour Deluxe Tour with 'Ocean Toast' beverage.
  • Learn how to find, identify and sustainably harvest a range of ocean and shore plants.
  • Taste a variety of seaweeds and coastal vegetables.
Tips from locals

While you are in the area visit the ancient monastic outpost of Skellig Michael Island. Nearby Staigue Fort is a good example of a late stone age ring fort or you might like to explore Derrynane House, the ancestral home of Irish statesman Daniel O'Connell.

Contact details
Derrynane, Darrynane More, Caherdaniel, Co. Kerry, Ireland
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