Spiritual tourism brand launched in Killarney

A new brand of spiritual tourism has been launched in Killarney. St Mary's Church of Ireland Killarney Spearheaded by Reverend Simon Lumby and St Mary’s Church of Ireland it aims to capitalise on Killarney’s spiritual tradition. Killarney which translates as ‘Church of the Sloes’ was named after an ancient church and holy well complex on the site of St Mary’s and the adjacent town hall. Reverend Lumby says they have been in contact with the Catholic Church in Killarney about the initiative which hopes to promote pilgrimage tourism.