Gardens in Durrus

Kilravock Garden

Travel a world of plants at Kilravock Garden, which has been transformed over two decades from a field of scrag and stone to a feast of exotic plants by one green-fingered couple.
Planetarium in Schull


Founded by a German visitor who fell in love with Schull, the Republic's only planetarium is on the grounds of Schull Community College at the Goleen end of the village. During summer the 45-minute star show is on t…
Historic Site in West of Schull to Mizen Head

Mizen Head Signal Station

Completed in 1909 to help warn ships off the rocks, Mizen Head signal station is perched high above crashing waves and contorted sea cliffs on a small island connected to the mainland by a spectacular 45m-high bridg…
Beach in Barleycove

Barleycove Beach

Vast sand dunes hemmed in by two long bluffs dissolve into the surf, forming West Cork's finest beach. Rarely crowded, it's a great place for youngsters, with gorgeous stretches of golden sand and a safe bathing are…