Cobh to Cork, Blarney & Kinsale
Luxury shore excursion to Cork, Blarney and Kinsale with a top class local driver guide. Everything will be tailored to suit to your interests.
What better way to see Cork, Blarney and Kinsale than with your own private top class local driver guide! Everything will be tailored to suit your interests, just let us know. You decide where you want to spend your time. Begin with a visit to Blarney Castle and it’s beautiful gardens. Built nearly 600 years ago by one of Ireland’s greatest chieftains, Cormac McCarthy, and is today one of Ireland’s leading attractions. Now that might have something to do with the legendary Blarney Stone at the top of the castle. Kiss it and you will never again be lost for words. From the top of the castle you get incredible views of the 60 acres of gardens which surround the castle. Option to visit the Blarney Woollen Mills afterwards. The retail store is housed in one of Ireland’s oldest and most authentic Irish woollen mills.
Panoramic Cork City Tour
Continue on for a panoramic Cork city tour. See St. Patrick’s St, the City Hall, Kent Station, the Victorian quarter, St. Finbarre’s Cathedral, Shandon, the Cork City Gaol and UCC. Optional visit to the English Market.
Kinsale for lunch & visit
Continue towards Kinsale with stop at Charles fort for photos. Kinsale is famous as the gourmet capital of Ireland with lots of great restaurants to choose from. Walking tour of Kinsale after lunch and visit to the Ringfinnan Garden of Remembrance. This is dedicated to the memory of Fr. Mychal Judge, Chaplain in the New York Fire Department and to the 343 brave firefighters, who so courageously lost their lives in New York in September 11th 2001