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The village is located on a sandy peninsula separating Brandon Bay to the west from Tralee Bay on the east, off the peninsula are a number small islands, called the Seven Hoggs, and the Magharee Isles.
To the west of the willage is Lough Gill, a freshwater lake.
On the largest of the Magharee islands, Illauntannig (Irish Oileán tSeanaigh), the ruins of a 7th century monastic site founded by St Senach, stand containing:
- two oratories
- three beehive (or Clochan) huts
- three examples of a leacht (or altar)
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