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 and its many beautiful formations and introduce visitors to a world older than mankind. Kids Adventure Centre, Garden Restaurant, and extensive Gift Shop on-site.

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

Open Year Round

Open Daily April to October

For opening times from November to March please visit website


Admission Rates Apply.

Book online

Useful Information

The Garden Cafe

Serving a popular café-style menu, guests can enjoy breakfast, lunch and light snacks.
Our delicious home-made scones, pastries and sweet treats are available from 10am and throughout the day.
Visitors can avail of free Wi-Fi and parking.

Crag Cave Visitor Centre Gift Shop

Our gift shop offers a large range of fashion items, bespoke household items and Irish souvenirs.
Each winter, we host a Christmas gift shop, where visitors can choose from a select range of Christmas gifts and decorations.
Gift vouchers can be purchased online and redeemed in our gift shop, Crag Cave tour and Crazy Cave Soft Play Centre.
Visitors to the gift shop can avail of free parking at the Visitor Centre.

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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