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Tralee Bay Wetlands Centre

#8 of 62 things to do in Tralee Features Animals
Ballyard Road, Tralee, Ireland
+353 66 712 6700
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Kids went Zorbing, adults relaxed

Popped in to the visitor's center for a little over an hour. Kids played on the small playground... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Albany, NY
Fantastic Science Day Out

I don't write TripAdvisor reviews unless an experience really deserves it, and this place did. My... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“paddle boats” (14 reviews)
“viewing tower” (13 reviews)
“boat trip” (19 reviews)
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Ballyard Road, Tralee, Ireland
+353 66 712 6700
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Popped in to the visitor's center for a little over an hour. Kids played on the small playground (definitely best for very little ones). Had to pay for other activities they had - rock climbing (closed due to wind), paddle boats, and zorbing (floating inside...More

Thank Moefry
Reviewed 4 days ago

I don't write TripAdvisor reviews unless an experience really deserves it, and this place did. My wife and I both have recreational interests in science and happened to be in Kerry on holiday, so we visited without knowing what to expect. We ended up being...More

1  Thank jlang564
Reviewed 1 week ago

The whole place is extremely well laid out and maintained. The leisure side of it looked very good with children enjoying the boats and zorbs. It had a good cafe and visitor centre. The disappointment was the nature side of it. It was all too...More

Thank Frampers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the guided boat tour, & loved every minute. Drifting along the canals was so peaceful, & our guide was very knowledgeable.He was from Canada, but has lived there a long time. When we visited, there as a pair of beautiful nesting swans with...More

Thank PacificaMags
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The view is nice and i could be a nice place to visit if only food and service was even half as nice as surrounding area. Chips disgusting, rubbery and not edible! Everything we ordered was poor quality and reheated probably many times. Dangerous place...More

Thank Elievic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The title says it all. One heron, two swans, load of crows and a crane in a cage. Don't waste your time.

Thank staffordfatboy
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I visited primarily for the natural history tour whilst my other half stayed in the cafe (it was dull and showery). The tour consisted of a film, then an escorted electric boat ride around the reed beds and then you were free to visit the...More

Thank p0rtzed
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

I first reviewed this place when it first opened . The concept is good but there are a few but's. The area is great for a walk. The paddle boats ate a bit of fun for an hour. The tower gives you a good view...More

3  Thank unkybuck
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I love the wetlands...it's beautiful to watch the swans..just sit and have a coffee..there's plenty there for the kids from Zorbing to climbing wall...you can take a trip out on the boats and there's a kiddie playground

Thank Kazz999
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Here in March and there's not much of the wildlife here yet. But we took the safari boat trip around the reclaimed lake. There's a real emphasis on wildlife preservation and our guide Dave has huge knowledge on the local area and Irish flora and...More

Thank pigletsandchickens
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