Derrynane and Banna among top beaches in Europe

Two Kerry beaches have been ranked among the top 25 in Europe in further accolades for the county and its tourism industry.

Banna Beach and Derrynane beach have been listed among the top 25 beaches in Europe by Tripadvisor’s travellers choice awards.

The two Kerry beaches now rank amongst top beaches in Spain, Greece and Italy.

Banna Beach, outside Ardfert, comes in at number 23 on the list while Derrynane beach in South Kerry is listed at number 25 on the roll of the best beaches in Europe.

Topping that list is Spiaggia dei Conigli, in Lampedusa, Sicily while number two on the list is Kleftiko beach on Milos Cyclades – one of the Greek islands.

Third on the list is the Isle of Harris in the Outer Hebrides.

Other places on the list include beaches in the United Kingdom and Iceland.

The only two Irish beaches on the list are in Kerry and both have been described as ‘beautiful’ by travellers who have visited the Kerry beaches.

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