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Blarney Castle Tour from Cork including Cobh

Blarney Castle Tour from Cork including Cobh

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Visit two of Cork's most important towns—Cobh and Blarney—in a single tour, with all transportation provided. No need to rent a car or puzzle over directions; just sit back and enjoy the ride and the scenery. Admission to the castle and gardens at Blarney is included, a savings off the day-of ticket price. In Cobh, learn about the history of Irish immigration through your guide's commentary and choose the attractions you'd like to visit independently.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$41.25
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$41.25

Ring of Kerry Day Tour from Cork: Including Killarney National Park

Ring of Kerry Day Tour from Cork: Including Killarney National Park

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Capture the wild spirit of the Ring of Kerry on an exhilarating full-day tour of the region’s natural highlights from Cork. Travel through the magical landscapes of Kerry and visit an array of quaint villages, blissful beaches, and sweeping valleys. Admire the colorful houses and ancient traditions of Sneem Village; absorb the coastal splendor of Dingle Bay; and gaze at magnificent views of mountains, lakes, and valleys in Killarney National Park. Receive an interesting introduction to the history and culture of Ireland from your expert guide on this enriching tour.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$51.70
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$51.70

Cliffs of Moher Day Tour from Cork: Including The Wild Altanic Way

Cliffs of Moher Day Tour from Cork: Including The Wild Altanic Way

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Marvel over the mighty Cliffs of Moher and the wild landscape of the Burren on a full-day tour from Cork. Enjoy dramatic views along the Atlantic coast as you stand atop the 702-foot (214-meter) high sea cliffs, then walk the vast karst plain of the Burren. That’s not all: pay a visit to Ireland’s 2014 City of Culture, Limerick, and pose for photos in front of the medieval Bunratty Castle.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.03
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$53.03

Dingle Peninsula Day Tour from Cork: Including The Wild Altanic Way

Dingle Peninsula Day Tour from Cork: Including The Wild Altanic Way

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Venture west from Cork to experience the epic scenery of Ireland’s Dingle Peninsula on this full-day trip. Admire the landscapes of this mountainous promontory jutting into the Atlantic, and visit beauty spots such as Inch Beach, one of the country’s prettiest. Ogle the sea views on Europe’s westernmost drive around Slea Head; and enjoy photo stops at stunning viewpoints as the live onboard commentary brings the sights alive. Along the way, stop at the port of Dingle, known for ‘Fungie’, its resident dolphin, and its colorful arts and music scene.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.03
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$53.03

Cork City Cycle Tour - Experience the beautiful and historic City by bike

Cork City Cycle Tour - Experience the beautiful and historic City by bike

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Cork ranks among the most attractive cities in Ireland, with beautiful architecture and fine Lee River views—but seeing the best of the city on foot takes time and effort. On this tour, spin along Cork’s cycle lanes and riverside pathways by bike, and hit top attractions including Fitzgerald’s Park and St. Finbarr’s Cathedral with ease. With bike and helmet hire included, listen as your guide brings Cork’s history to life.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$51.70
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$51.70

Cobh (Cork) to Blarney Castle & Kinsale - Shore Excursion

Cobh (Cork) to Blarney Castle & Kinsale - Shore Excursion

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Make the most of your time in port on a shore excursion from Cobh and discover county highlights, including Blarney Castle, Kinsale, and Cobh Cathedral. Enjoy round-trip transportation for seamless transfer between dispersed locations, and gain insight into the region from your guide’s on-board commentary. Benefit from tailored departure times according to the duration your docking.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.53
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$69.53

Cobh (Cork) to Blarney Castle Half Day Shore Tour

Cobh (Cork) to Blarney Castle Half Day Shore Tour

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Maximize your time in Cork on a half-day shore excursion from Cobh, and benefit from departure times tailored to your time in port. Discover regional highlights such as Blarney Castle, the Blarney Stone, and the city of Cork, and hear regional insights provided by your driver-guide. Relax with round-trip transfer from your port and free time to shop at Blarney Woolen Mills.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.03
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$53.03

Skip the Line: Jameson Experience with Whiskey Tasting ticket in Cork

Skip the Line: Jameson Experience with Whiskey Tasting ticket in Cork

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The Jameson Experience in Ireland’s County Cork offers a true taste of Irish history. On this tour of the old Midleton distillery, you’ll learn about the distillation process, visit a restored 19th-century warehouse where Jameson is aged in oak casks and even have an opportunity to sample some of the finished product. Your visit begins with a short video detailing the history of Jameson, the world’s best-selling Irish whiskey.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$26.43
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$26.43

Private luxury tour Cork - Wild Atlantic Way, Kinsale, Timoleague Abbey & more

Private luxury tour Cork - Wild Atlantic Way, Kinsale, Timoleague Abbey & more

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Get a comprehensive tour of the Wild Atlantic Way, West Cork, and Kinsale on this private tour. With all private transportation provided, you can focus on enjoying the scenery and your guide's commentary as you travel. Highlights include the Charles Fort, Timoleague Abbey, and medieval Kinsale. Stroll along the Wild Atlantic Way through the countryside and snap photos at the stunning lookout points.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$792.77
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$792.77
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Cork Hop on Hop Off Sightseeing Tour (Hopper Bus)

Cork Hop on Hop Off Sightseeing Tour (Hopper Bus)

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See County Cork’s top attractions—and sightsee at your own speed—on this hop-on hop-off bus tour. Choose from 24- or 48-hour tickets, and feel free to board and disembark where and when you wish. The bus itinerary will take you past landmarks the likes of Blarney Castle (where you can kiss the famed Blarney Stone), Cobh (the Titanic’s final port of call), the Jameson Experience, and much more.
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  • 2 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$29.47
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$29.47

Tour of Elegant Regency House Arboretum and Gardens Suitable For Families

Tour of Elegant Regency House Arboretum and Gardens Suitable For Families

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Get an in-depth introduction to one of Ireland’s most stunning estates on a prearranged tour of Fota House, designed by 19th-century architects Richard and William Morris. Discover the daily lives of servants in the well-preserved kitchen and service wing, and see the original Victorian-era nursery. Tours also include visits to the Arboretum and rose garden.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$10.34
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$10.34

Scenic West Cork to Mizen Head departing from Cork City. Guided. Full Day

Scenic West Cork to Mizen Head departing from Cork City. Guided. Full Day

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Travel along the southern coastline of Ireland during this full-day tour of the Wild Atlantic Way departing from Cork City. Skip the hassle of navigating and board a coach in Cork for an excursion that includes scenic villages, historic landmarks, and dramatic cliffs. Admire the natural beauty of Mizen Head, explore the vibrant market town of Bantry, and see the Gougane Barra National Forest Park during this full-day tour.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$67.13
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$67.13

Luxury 'Luck of the Irish' Tour - Fully Guided and Chauffeured 4 days 3 nights

Luxury 'Luck of the Irish' Tour - Fully Guided and Chauffeured 4 days 3 nights

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Have only a few days, but want to to see as much of the breathtaking Southwest of Ireland as possible? Are you ok with being on the move? Then Killarney Guided Tours' 4 days of luxury, taking you from Cork to Killarney to Galway (or Limerick) is for you! Taking advantage of the easy Irish rail system, you simply take the train from Dublin to Cork, Kent Station, where Killarney Guided Tours be waiting. We'll be on our way in elegance to Killarney with stops all along the way. After three overnights in Killarney, and two full day tours, its off to the Cliffs of Moher enroute to Galway where you can overnight or continue onward to Dublin via train. This chauffeured tour takes you to some of the most beautiful places in the South of Ireland and can be easily reversed. An ideal tour package for those arriving/departing from Dublin, but wanting to see a little more of iconic Ireland. It's always "Your Tour - Your Trail"™ so enjoy not only the destination but the journey. Join us in 2022!
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  • 4 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$3,611.84
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$3,611.84
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Ring of Kerry & Killarney tour departing from Cork City. Guided. Full Day.

Ring of Kerry & Killarney tour departing from Cork City. Guided. Full Day.

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Discover the beauty of the Irish countryside and the Wild Atlantic Way with a full-day coach tour. Skip the hassle of a rental car or navigating country roads and board a coach in Cork City. Set out for a scenic drive that includes the Ring of Kerry and the town of Killarney, home to Killarney National Park and famous for its large lakes. Explore each tour stop at your leisure.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$67.13
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$67.13

Cork City Ramble

Cork City Ramble

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This guided walking tour reveals the diverse and interesting background of Cork City Centre. It highlights the maritime, merchant and social history of Ireland's second City. The tour is guided by local professionals with insights and stories that the travel guides miss!
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$20.11
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$20.11

Highlights of Cork: A Self-Guided Walking Tour

Highlights of Cork: A Self-Guided Walking Tour

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Experience the Rebel City at your own pace with this affordable audio tour • See where a marshy landscape was transformed into the vibrant city that Cork is today and why the city once had the world’s largest butter exchange • Hear from producer Máirín Ahern, an honorary Corkonian who’s worked as a qualified tour guide in the city since 1999 • Do it all in an hour or linger at stops along the way with complete control over when you start and finish • Get unlimited use before your booking date and after it • Use the virtual tour option at home Once you’ve booked, you’ll receive a ticket with instructions and a unique code listed under “Before You Go”. Then simply install the VoiceMap app and enter your code. The app displays directions to the starting point, and when you’re in the right place, just pop in your headphones and tap start. VoiceMap has automatic GPS playback, with turn-by-turn directions. It also works offline. Please note that this is a hilly walk.
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  • 1 hour to 1 hour 30 minutes
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$5.99
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$5.99

Family walking tour in Cork

Family walking tour in Cork

When planning a trip to Ireland, Dublin and Galway are two of the main destinations that spring to mind. But Cork should be on any list, too. Located in the southwest of the country, it’s Ireland’s biggest county and has the second most populous city. The River Lee runs through it, and Cork is on the coast, too — so there are plenty of unspoiled beaches with big skies.Experience the most rewarding adventure with your family on our exclusive family walking tour. Our family-friendly local professional guide will make sure the kids have as much fun sightseeing as adults. The well-informed guide will take you on a 2-hour long walking tour.
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  • 2 hours
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$550.34
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$550.34
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The best of Cork walking tour

The best of Cork walking tour

Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. Cork Harbour is said to be the second largest natural harbour in the world, after Sydney Harbor in Australia. What is so special about it? You will have a chance to explore the city, while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Did you know that County Cork is the largest county in Ireland. You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings and corners of Cork. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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  • 2 hours
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$550.34
per group
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$550.34
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Romantic tour in Cork

Romantic tour in Cork

An exclusive tour for all the romantics of the world! Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most romantic places in the city. Walk along the North Side is a charming evening stroll passing many quirky curiosity shops and five bridges with countless benches along the way to gaze lovingly into each other’s eyes. You will feel spellbound in a charming atmosphere. What is considered as one of the best places to have a date in the city? Where can you make lovely photos? You will be surprised how many historical love stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, parks of the city. From heartbreaking and tragic, to the hilarious or spicy ones. If you literally want to show your significant other the world, make them climb the 132 steps to the top of the Shandon Bell Tower for stunning 360 views of Cork City. This tour is especially recommended in the Saint Valentine period!
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  • 2 hours
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$550.34
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$550.34
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Shore excursion from Glengariff to Killarney National Park

Shore excursion from Glengariff to Killarney National Park

This full day guided tour of Killarney Town and National Park takes in all the scenic highlights of the region. 10, 000 ha, including the famous lakes of Killarney. You will hear about the town developed into the tourist town it is today and all the very colourful characters involved along the way. We can drive from place to place but you will also have the opportunity to take walks by the lakes and more if you so wish. Killarney House & Gardens - Aghadoe - Muckross Gardens - Muckross Abbey - Torc Waterfall - Ladies View - Ross Castle and some off the beaten path places that will remain a secret for now !!
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$574.47
per group
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$574.47
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Private Luxury Day Tour from Cork - Tour Cliffs of Moher and Burren area. 10hrs

Private Luxury Day Tour from Cork - Tour Cliffs of Moher and Burren area. 10hrs

This is a private tour so you can choose during your trip what other attractions either in the Burren area or Bunratty/Adare areas you may wish to visit during the day trip. This private luxury tour allows you to plan your trip as you travel and offers great flexibility as it can be so weather dependent.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,057.02
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$1,057.02
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Magic Christmas tour in Cork

Magic Christmas tour in Cork

The exclusive tour only in the Christmas period! This special times brings magic in Kork. Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most beautifully decorated places in Kork. You will feel spellbound with the charming atmosphere, which you can feel only this time of the year! What is the story of the Christmas tree? Who was the first to decorate it in the world? What magical things can happen during the Christmas period? Have you heard about Christmas spells? You will hear miraculous Christmas legends about Kork. You will visit The Christmas Market. What makes it so popular? What local products must taste at Christmas? Fill your heart with the joy and experience magic of Kork.
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  • 2 hours
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$722.68
per group
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$722.68
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Magic Christmas tour in Galway

Magic Christmas tour in Galway

The exclusive tour only in the Christmas period! This special times brings magic in Galway. Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the Galway. You will feel spellbound with the charming atmosphere, which you can feel only this time of the year! What is the story of the Christmas tree? Who was the first to decorate it in the world? What magical things can happen during the Christmas period? Have you heard about Christmas spells? You will hear miraculous Christmas legends about Galway. You will visit. If you’re debating visiting the Galway Christmas markets, you’re in the right place! What makes it so popular? What local products must taste at Christmas? Fill your heart with the joy and experience magic of Galway.
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  • 2 hours
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$722.68
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$722.68
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Cork Self-Guided Audio Tour

Cork Self-Guided Audio Tour

This magical walking audio tour will take you strolling along popular St Patrick’s Street, the enchanting English Market echoing with the sound of the bell of St. Anne's Church. Perfectly suited for discovery on foot, our self-guided audio tour allows you to set the pace and explore at your leisure as you uncover the stories of this exciting city. Learn about the history of Cork, from its foundation on the River Lee and Saint Fin Barre’s establishment of a monastery, to Viking dominance, Norman rule, the War of the Roses, the Protestant Reformation and the Irish War of Independence. To discover this fabulous city in your own time and at your own pace just download this self-guided audio tour, pop in your headphones, open the map that comes with your download and start walking. The tour will take approximately two hours, but you can pause the audio guide when needed. Grab a bite to eat or do some shopping along the way. Please note that this tour is only available in English.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
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$15.29
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$15.29

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What people are saying about Historical Tours in Cork

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Blarney Castle Tour from Cork including Cobh
"Run by locals. Got us there just before the crowds. The grounds of Blarney Castle are beautiful. Loved the walk out to the lake. Trip to Cobh also interesting and very scenic."..."
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Ring of Kerry Day Tour from Cork: Including Killarney National Park
"Amazing!! DJ is the best guide. 100% recommend. it was my second trip with paddyvagon and definitely not the last. The price is very affordable and we always see many places from Ireland. I'd just work harder on the amount of time that's usually small. I wish you a lot of participants and a lot of other such trips."..."
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Cliffs of Moher Day Tour from Cork: Including The Wild Altanic Way
"I went to the ring of Kerry because of the bad weather still our guide Dj was funny, on time and great at history telling."..."
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Dingle Peninsula Day Tour from Cork: Including The Wild Altanic Way
"This tour was amazing. Our tour guide, Pauler, was very knowledgeable and a delight to listen to.. The landscape was breathtaking and I got a hold a baby lamb!"..."
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Cork City Cycle Tour - Experience the beautiful and historic City by bike
"Great cycle tour! It was a great way to see a beautiful city. Very easy going, scenic and a great tour guide. Would highly recommend to give it a go and explore the city a different way."..."
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Cobh (Cork) to Blarney Castle & Kinsale - Shore Excursion
"Full day tour and it was not rushed. Had time for lunch in the lovely little town of Kinsale! Castle was good to see, but very long line to enter, so we chose not to do so. Instead walked the grounds and viewed other points of interest. Very good choice for seeing some of the Irish countryside."..."
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Cobh (Cork) to Blarney Castle Half Day Shore Tour
"It was a beautiful day to visit & our driver was very knowledgeable. The walk up the stairs to the Blarney stone was challenging if you are not in fairly good physical condition."..."
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Skip the Line: Jameson Experience with Whiskey Tasting ticket in Cork
"Guide was excellent..informative but fun I didn’t know anything about whiskey before. Very enjoyable experience"..."
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Private luxury tour Cork - Wild Atlantic Way, Kinsale, Timoleague Abbey & more
"We had a wonderful tour with Ronan. He took us to the sites we wanted to see rather than follow the regular itinerary and we were delighted! He was charming and went out of his way to show us the things we were most interested in. It was a beautiful day in Ireland and almost magical. Ronan took u to see a fairly ring and we will never forget the experience."..."
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Tour of Elegant Regency House Arboretum and Gardens Suitable For Families
"We thoroughly enjoyed our House tour with Rose & Barry in period costume! They brought the house to life.! We could imagine the bustling activities in the hallways and rooms of days gone by."..."
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Scenic West Cork to Mizen Head departing from Cork City. Guided. Full Day
"Mizen Head is spectacular and this is a must-see tour. We were fortunate to have perfect weather and the scenery was breathtaking."..."
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Luxury 'Luck of the Irish' Tour - Fully Guided and Chauffeured 4 days 3 nights
"Our personal driver Gerard was amazing and took us to locations the average tourist only reads about. His Photograpic Eyes pointed out perfect photo opportunities and even made sure we had some perfect couple pictures. Gerard never disappointed with lunch recommendations and his historical knowledge gave us great insight to the breathtaking scenery. Perhaps it wasn’t a wise idea to take this tour in the beginning of our 3 week vacation as now the bar has been set very high. I hope we have the opportunity to return to beautiful Ireland again and if we do, we will definitely be repeat customers! Thank you Gerard for your warm Irish hospitality."..."
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Ring of Kerry & Killarney tour departing from Cork City. Guided. Full Day.
"Philip Duffy was our driver and he was fantastic. He told great stories, informative, good clear voice, he was attentive to our needs/wishes. The tour was great; beautiful scenery, we had gorgeous weather, this is a tour not to be missed."..."

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