Take a wonderful tour of the legendary Blarney Castle that was enchanted by a witch where you can kiss the magical stone! We also visit the town of Cobh which was the last departure point for Titanic. We visit St. Coleman’s Cathedral and stop in Cork City where we will show you all the city’s highlights.
The tour begins with a pick up from the cruise liner terminal in Cobh, Cork Harbour. (Note: if for operational reasons your ship is diverted to the other Cork terminal in Ringaskiddy we will meet you there)
We begin the tour with a drive towards the famous Blarney Castle where we visit the castle and gardens (admission included). Take the time to explore the castle grounds, kiss the stone and enjoy the breathtaking view from the top. Next on the agenda is a panoramic drive through Cork City where you can see some of the city’s highlights such as: St. Finbarre’s Cathedral, Shandon Bells, English Historic Market and the Lee River.
The afternoon brings us a scenic drive towards Kinsale, a charming town that is famed as being Ireland’s gourmet capital. This enchanting harbor town consists of beautiful streets, fine restaurants, excellent pubs and plenty more for you to see. We have plenty of time for some photos and souvenir shopping.
Before returning to port, we enjoy a quick overview of Cobh, famous for being the last departure point of Titanic. We visit St. Coleman’s Cathedral where many Irish immigrants stopped before heading into an uncertain future during those troubled times.