Crag Cave is an ancient fossil cave system, older than mankind itself, within which can be seen the natural forces that created the complex and beautiful passages.

Crag Cave is a natural, all-weather visitor attraction located at the gateway to Kerry. Formed of limestone, it is a colourful wonderland of stalagmites and stalactites.

Discovered in 1983 and thought to be over one million years old, the cave system has dramatic sound and lighting effects.

A visit to Crag Cave will delight and enthral all ages. Friendly guides will be pleased to outline the cave’s origins, its many beautiful formations and introduce visitors to a world older than mankind.

  • All weather visitor attraction
  • Colourful wonderland of stalactites and stalagmites
  • Over 1 million years old

Open Year Round

Open 10:00–18:00
Mid-March to October: Open daily
November & December: Open Wednesday to Sunday
January to Mid-March: Open Friday to Sunday

Last tour: Half hour before closing


Admission Prices 2020:

Adults: €15.00
Senior (aged 65+): €12.00
Student (with valid ID): €12.00
Child: €6.00
Child (under 4): FREE
Family Ticket (2 adults and 2 Children): €35.00
Family Ticket (2 adults and 4 Children): €40.00

Crazy Cave Play Area Admission Prices
Child: €9.00 (2 hours play)
Child (under 2): €6.00 (2 hours play)


Useful Information

Check out their range of facilities, services, accessibility, and other useful information.

DINING: Garden restaurant on site serving healthy wholesome food & delicious home baking.

SHOPPING: Extensive souvenir shop

WI-FI: Free WiFi

PARKING: Car parking and coach parking

ACCESSIBILITY: The Crag Caves Visitor Centre, car park, souvenir shop, toilets, play area and restaurant are fully accessible. To access the Crag Cave Tour visitors are required to climb over 72 steps; therefore the attraction is not accessible for wheelchairs or prams/pushchair.

Getting There

2km outside Castleisland, Co. Kerry off the N21. 21km from Tralee and 23km from Killarney

Map Location: 52.247266, -9.444413
Contact Crag Cave

Castleisland, Co. Kerry, Ireland

Eircode: V92 XK51
T: +353 (0)66 714 1244
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