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Shore Excursions

Cork, Kinsale, Blarney Castle, Cobh Tour with Harbor Pickup

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Day Trips & Excursions

Blarney Castle Day Tour from Dublin including Blarney Stone

Starting at$63

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Day Trips & Excursions

Cobh to Cork, Kinsale, Blarney Castle: Luxury Shore Excursion

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Full-Day Kinsale and West Cork Tour

Starting at$52

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Day Trips & Excursions

Cork City, Blarney Castle and Kinsale Full-Day Shore Excursion

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Shore Excursions

Cobh to Blarney Castle and Cork City Half-Day Shore Excursion

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Day Trips & Excursions

Kilkenny and Cashel Day Trip from Cork

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Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

Cork (Cobh) Highlights and Blarney Castle - Shore Excursion

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How to see the best of Ireland's West Cork coast on a four-day road trip

7 min readPublished Oct 28, 2019

Lonely Planet writer Joe Davis has compiled the ultimate coastal road trip itinerary to help you sample the best of West Cork, Ireland, in just four days.

Plenty of stunning rest stops await on a road trip along Ireland's West Cork Coast @ Joe Davis / Lonely Planet
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Spending Diary: what I spent in 24 hours in Cork City

7 min readPublished Aug 4, 2019

I spent 24 hours in Cork City before embarking on a road trip around County Cork. It was my first time in Ireland’s second city, though I’m not a newcomer…

Christina Webb spends 24 hours in Cork City © Christina Webb
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Dos and don'ts in Ireland

5 min readPublished Jul 10, 2019

For some, Ireland is the land of saints and scholars, a peaceful isle of rolling hills and lilting music. It is all of that and more, but it’s also a…

A photo of Powerscourt House taken from across a pond with lily pads and a fountain. There are leafy green trees either side of the pond and a cloudy blue sky behind the grey-stone mansion
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Quick escapes from Ireland's liveliest cities

6 min readPublished Sep 18, 2018

Ireland's four liveliest cities – the culture-packed hubs of Dublin, Cork, Galway and Belfast – teem with fascinating museums and galleries, fabulous food…

Quick escapes from Ireland's liveliest cities
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Two days in Cork: a short break in the Rebel City

5 min readPublished Aug 22, 2018

Full to the brim with excellent food, bustling bars and interesting attractions, Cork has all the ingredients for a perfect weekend away. Best of all, in…

Strolling by the River Lee in Cork's city centre offers great views © Stephen Spraggon / Getty Images