Kenmare lies on two of the more famous Irish tourist attractions, the Ring of Kerry and the Ring of Beara. It is one of Ireland's designated Heritage Towns. Kenmare's location nestled between the high mountains and the sea make it the most charming base camp you could wish for. It Kenmare has many fine restaurants, hotels and interesting craft shops, retains its links to a more ancient past. Not far from Market Street is the Bronze Age Druid's Circle, consisting of 15 standing stones.