|A small land area|
|• Total||3 km2 (1 sq mi)|
|Time zone||WET (UTC+0)|
|• Summer (DST)||IST (WEST) (UTC-1)|
|Irish Grid Reference||V543587|
Derrynane (Irish Doire Fhionain, Saint Fionan's Wood) is a village in County Kerry, Ireland, located on the Iveragh peninsula, just off the N70 national secondary road near Caherdaniel on the shores of Derrynane Bay.
Saint Fionan founded a monastery in the area in the 6th century.
Places of interest
- Derrynane is the site of Derrynane House which was the home of Daniel O'Connell and now is a National Monument and part of a 320-acre (1.3 km²) National Park.
- Staigue Fort, one of Ireland's finest examples of an ancient ringfort is located approximately 3 miles from Derrynane
- Every week locals from the area gather for the weekly pub quiz in the Staigue Fort
- There are sightseeing trips to the Skellig Islands from Derrynane Harbour daily during the Summer season
- Home to the missing road, the only road in Ireland not to be on a map.
- Eibhlín Dubh Ní Chonaill, was another member of the O'Connell clan and a noted poet and the composer of Caoineadh Airt Uí Laoghaire.