A 55-year-old German motorcyclist lost his life in the single vehicle collision that occurred at approximately 6.45pm near Castlecove on the Cahersiveen to Sneem road.
The deceased, who was married, was part of a group of German motorcycle enthusiasts who are holidaying in Kerry and based in Killarney.
He was travelling with some members of the group when the collision occurred
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
His remains were removed to University Hospital Kerry where a post mortem was expected to take place today.
Anyone with information may contact 064 6671160, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any garda station.