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4 Day Cork Coast & Kerry Highlands - Small Group

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Day 1: Day 1: Dublin to Kinsale

Stop At: Rock of Cashel, Cashel Ireland
oday we travel south to the begining of the Irelands most famous driving route, the Wild Atlantic Way.

En route, we will take in the imposing Rock of Cashel, once the seat of the Kings of Munster. For more than 1,000 years the Rock was a symbol of royal and religious power; until rivalries saw Brian Boru, future High King of Ireland, take over in the 10th century.

Afterwards we'll head to Cork, a small city with a relaxed pace of life. You’ll have plenty of free time to wander the streets of Cork, with some fantastic sights and attractions to see and do. For example, the bustling and colourful English market, enjoy a great guided tour of the Franciscan Well Brewery, a half day trip to Blarney Castle & Stone or a visit to the ancient site of St Finbarr’s Cathedral.

From there we will make our way to the picturesque yachting harbour of Kinsale (Cionn tSáile), which is one of many colourful gems strung along the coastline of County Cork. Narrow, winding streets lined with galleries and gift shops, lively bars and superb restaurants, and a handsome natural harbour filled with yachts and guarded by a huge 17th-century fortress make it an engrossing place to spend a day or two.

Overnight in Kinsale
Duration: 8 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight in Kinsale

Day 2: Kinsale to Killarney National Park

Stop At: Killarney National Park, Killarney Ireland
Depart Kinsale for the beginning of the wild Atlantic way. This tour will take you where the locals go, travelling along an unforgettable coastal touring route to enjoy breath-taking scenery and hidden little gems and experiences. And history, echoing all along this coast: ancient sites, coastal forts, Michael Collins’ home town, the wreck of the Lusitania, and – out on the horizon – ‘Ireland’s tear drop’ the Fastnet Rock and the Franciscan friary of Timoleague.

In the afternoon we will arrive in Killarney, a great place to spend half a day, no matter what your past-time of choice is. Options include: kayaking on the lakes of Killarney or hiking through glaciated valleys, biking through the National park, climb Torc Mountain for amazing views, or just enjoy the stunning scenery and do nothing. Optional activities are at your own expense. Accommodation located close to the town and park.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Killarney

Day 3: Day 3: Ring of Kerry

Stop At: Ring of Kerry, Ireland
This morning we travel to alomg the Ring of Kerry , towards Valentia Island, where you can either opt for a three-hour walk to Valentia Island and Bray Head (included), take a boat trip around the UNESCO World Heritage site of the Skellig Islands ( €50 extra – very weather dependent ) or opt to hire a bike and discover the island at your own pace (€15 extra).

Afterwards, we drive through the Kerry Highlands, off the beaten path in the wilderness of County Kerry.

After a slow drive along the majestic shores of Caragh Lake we arrive along the south side of the Dingle Peninsula. After a nice wee stroll along Inch beach, we will then spend the night in Dingle, where we will sample the fresh seafood or and local craft beers in a nice cosy Irish Pub.

Overnight in accommodation at the edge of Dingle
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Dingle

Day 4: Dingle to Dublin

Stop At: Dingle Peninsula, Ireland
Isolated from the rest of Ireland by the impressive landscape, the Dingle Peninsula tour will take you where the locals go. We will follow a coastal trail on windswept cliffs, perched above beautiful coastlines. This amazing guided tour takes you along the spectacular Wild Atlantic Way as you experience the most dramatic scenery that Ireland has to offer.

Arriving in back in Dingle town, In the afternoon we visit the Dingle Whiskey Distillery (included), a small distillery which includes generous tastings of whiskey, vodka and gin.

After a tremendous day, it’s time to head back to the city of Dublin by bus transfer from Tralee.

Arriving back in Dublin around 9 pm, this is where your Irish Adventure ends, we hope you have enjoyed your time spent with us!
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Jurys Inn Parnell Street Dublin, Moore Street Plaza, Parnell St, North City, Dublin, D01 E0H3, Ireland
Duration
4 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 3x Breakfast
  • Accommodation included: 3 nights
  • 3 nights accommodation
  • Experienced Local guide
  • 3 Continental breakfast
  • Whiskey Tasting
  • Dingle Whiskey distillery
  • Breakfast
  • Rock of Cashel
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks - other than meals specified under inclusions
  • Extra optional activities which can be booked directly with your Driver (pay as you go)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Quad Tour pricing is based on room share (4-6 people). Twin or Single package upgrades are available
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved Travel Insurance is not included with this tour. It is strongly recommended that passengers have their own insurance
  • Please limit luggage to one backpack, bag or case per person with a maximum weight of 15kgs. In addition, we suggest a day pack for valuables
  • As a private carrier, the operator can refuse to carry a person whose behaviour is detrimental to the enjoyment of the group
  • Itinerary Disclaimer: Itineraries are correct at the time of printing, however, the operator retains the right to alter the route or itinerary if required. On occasion changes are made to improve the product or due to changes made by partners/suppliers. If a product, service or activity detailed in our itinerary is changed, a suitable alternative will be offered where possible. Components of our trip are weather dependent and the Operator cannot be held liable if some components are not available on the day of travel. No refunds will be given in the event of any delay or alteration in the trip resulting from severe weather conditions or a mechanical failure
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
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