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Trá Lí
Tralee (Ireland)
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Coordinates 52 ° 16 '10 "  N , 9 ° 42' 17"  W Coordinates: 52 ° 16 '10 "  N , 9 ° 42' 17"  W.
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"Vis Unita Fortior"
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Basic data
Country Ireland


county Kerry
height 37 m
surface 12.1 km²
Residents 20,869 (2016)
density 1,724.7  Ew. / km²
Telephone code +353/66
Website (English)

Tralee ( Irish Trá Lí . "Beach of the (River) Lí") is the capital of County Kerry in the southwest of the Republic of Ireland .


Tralee is home to the headquarters of the Kerry Group , an international company primarily in the food production sector, as well as a large hospital for most of the area including the Dingle Peninsula .


Tralee Railway Station is the terminus of a route from Dublin . It is also the most westerly in Europe .

18km southeast is Kerry International Airport with a bus service to Tralee. Tralee is connected to the national bus network of Bus Éireann .


The city is particularly famous for the “ Rose of Tralee ” festival and around eighty pubs . Another highlight is the Kerry County Museum in Ashe Memorial Hall, as well as the Siamsa Tíre National Folklore Theater .

From Tralee you can get to the Dingle Peninsula and the Ring of Kerry with the Killarney National Park .

sons and daughters of the town

Web links

Commons : Tralee  - collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. ^ Richard Deiss: Vane Cathedral and Sugar Beet Station. A short story about 200 European train stations . Bonn 2010, p. 75.