Beaches in Tralee, County Kerry

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The beach guide has 3 beaches listed in and around the town of Tralee. We have arranged these beaches in order of closest to the town first (distance in brackets).

  • Fenit Beach (6.1 miles)

    Fenit © Xcorkey

    Fenit is a small, sheltered sandy beach, looking south onto Tralee Bay, with excellent views across to the mountainous Dingle Peninsula on the other side. Thanks to its sheltered location and calm waters, the beach is very popular for swimming, with a lifeguard on duty every day from the beginning of June until the end…

  • Banna Strand Beach (7.4 miles)

    Banna Strand © Kglavin

    Banna Strand is a magnificent stretch of golden, sandy beach that stretches for approximately 10 kilometres along the Kerry coastline, backed all the way by sand dunes, some of which reach a height of 12 meters. The beach sits in Tralee Bay, offering excellent views of Kerry Head to the north, the mountainous Dingle Peninsula…

  • Ballyheigue Beach (9.7 miles)

    Ballyheigue © Eileen Henderson | BY-SA

    Ballyheigue has a long, sandy beach , next to the scenic resort village. Connecting with Banna Strand to the south and Kerry Head to the north, it is part of a long stretch of beaches, backed by dunes, that span for over 10 kilometres in this special area of conservation. This stretch of coast is…

Tralee beaches map

Map featuring Tralee beaches. Click on pins to view beach details