Michael Collins Centre
Inchydoney Surf School
Learn to ride the waves at Inchydoney Island. The surf school also rents boards (from €20 for two hours) and wetsuits (€10 for two hours).
The bay is good for swimming, albeit in a bracing sort of way. The sandy Blue Flag beach at Inchydoney Island , 4km from town, is good...
Of the more than 30,000 ring forts scattered across Ireland, Lisnagun is the only one that’s been reconstructed on its original site....
A traditional bar with a national reputation for excellent seafood. You dine in a room crammed with knick-knacks – jugs dangle from the...
Lonely Planet review
A visit to the Michael Collins Centre is an excellent way to make sense of his life and that period of Ireland’s history. A tour reveals photos, letters and a reconstruction of the 1920s country lane where Collins was killed, complete with armoured vehicle. The centre runs tours of the crucial locations in Collins’ life on occasion. The centre is signposted off the R600 between Timoleague and Clonakilty.