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Cork Food and History Tour

Available from Oct 27

Cork Food and History Tour

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This is a walking tour of Cork city with commentary on the food and drinks history of the city going back to Viking days. Start at the City Art Gallery, where the merchants lived and traded in times past as the city developed from the confines of its medieval walls. See how this city was built on the trading of Butter, meat and whiskey. The English Market is central to the food history of the city and we meet some of its key traders. Enjoy selected food tastings finishing at the Market in the city centre. The tours with set times are not private however if you wish to organise a private tour outside of these times please contact us directly.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$60.27
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$60.27

3 Day North From Limerick (student Special)

Available from Feb 12

3 Day North From Limerick (student Special)

Titanic experience, pubcrawl, Giant’s Causeway, Game of thrones locations, Derry city walking Nights out in Belfast and Derry, 2 night’s accommodation, 2 breakfasts, Paddywagon tour guide, Belfast “Black taxi” tour, Antrim coastal drive, dramatic castles, W.B Yeats grave songs and stories, best scenery in the North Lots of fun and mighty Craic!!
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$134.76
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$134.76
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Blarney Castle Tour from Cork including Cobh

Available from Mar 1

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
  • Taking safety measures
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$43.27
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$43.27
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Cork Hop on Hop Off Sightseeing Tour (Hopper Bus)

Available from Mar 1

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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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$30.92
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$30.92
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Ring of Kerry Day Tour from Cork: Including Killarney National Park

Available from Jan 4

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
  • Taking safety measures
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$54.24
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$54.24
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Dingle Peninsula Day Tour from Cork: Including The Wild Altanic Way

Available from Apr 3

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
  • Taking safety measures
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$55.64
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$55.64
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Cliffs of Moher Day Tour from Limerick: Including The Wild Altanic Way

Available from Jan 2

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

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Combine two of Ireland’s most dramatic natural wonders on this full-day tour from Limerick. Walk along the awe-inspiring sea cliffs of the Cliffs of Moher, which tower 702-feet (214-meters) over the Atlantic coast, then explore the otherworldly karst landscape of The Burren. That’s not all: you’ll also visit the fishing village of Kinvara, Bunratty Castle and Doolin, the home of traditional Irish music.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$43.27
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$43.27
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Dingle Peninsula Day Tour from Limerick: Including The Wild Altanic Way

Available from Apr 3

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

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Discover the splendors of the Dingle Peninsula on a full-day trip from Limerick. Traveling by air-conditioned vehicle with an expert driver-guide, admire this mountainous stretch of Atlantic coast as you learn about its natural history and rich past.  Enjoy breathtaking ocean views as you drive around Slea Head, Europe’s most westerly drive; and stroll on Inch Beach, a beauty spot and surfers’ favorite. Gaze out at the Blasket Islands, including the ‘Sleeping Giant’ island, and visit Dingle, the pretty main town, famous for its friendly harbor dolphin, ‘Fungie.’
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$55.64
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$55.64
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Cliffs of Moher Day Tour from Cork: Including The Wild Altanic Way

Available from Jan 2

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
  • Taking safety measures
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$55.64
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$55.64
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Highlights of Killarney Town & National Park Visit - Irish Experience Tour

Available from Sunday

Highlights of Killarney Town & National Park Visit - Irish Experience Tour

To experience the best scenic highlights of the beautiful town of Killarney and a visit to the National Park of Killarney this tour has it all. It is a fully guided tour, visiting the top highlights of the most popular town in Ireland. This fascinating & truly enjoyable walking tour offers an Irish experience like no other, including an unforgettable tour to view the magnificent National Park of Killarney.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$34.96
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$34.96
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Valentia Island Tours and sightseeing

Available today

Valentia Island Tours and sightseeing

Spectacular Mountain Walks & Cliffs on the Wild  Atlantic Ocean  : : Transatlantic Cable 1866 Story :Slate Quarry Story & Grotto from 1954 The Marion year : Visit to the Lighthouse & Talk given by a Retired Lighthouse Keeper After 30 years Service : You can spend time on a long or short walk  towards the LOOK OUT HUT in Bray Head Valentia Island with its unique heritage is accessible by Road & Car Ferry .Knightstown planned by the Knight of Kerry is the main village and built around the Harbour Valentia Island has many historic buildings from the Cable era of the mid 1800's when the First Transatlantic cable was laid
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$91.96
per group
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$91.96
per group
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Skellig Micheal Ring

Available today

Skellig Micheal Ring

Skillig Ring Tour = So much to see Skellig Micheal , Chocolate Factory Tasting  Slate Mine , Grotto ,  Site of the First Transatlantic Cable in 1866  that connected Europe to America Via Canada , Piece of the First  Cable is carried on the Minibus : Sea Trips to Skellig Micheal can be arranged as I spent 30 years a Lighthouse Keeper Round the coast of Ireland P.S. The Chocolate Factory is now Closed on the Saturday's & Sunday's until February 2020
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  • 1 hour 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$120.54
per group
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$120.54
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Ring of Kerry & Valentia Island Tours and sightseeing

Available tomorrow

Ring of Kerry & Valentia Island Tours and sightseeing

This is you opportunity to see the real Ireland! You will see spectacular views and architectural sights of ancient churches, with friendliest and most knowledgeable guide.
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  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$370.89
per group
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$370.89
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Cork Private Walking Tour

Available today

Cork Private Walking Tour

Welcome to Cork, the rebel city of Ireland. Over the centuries, the city survived and flourished, despite Viking invasion and later Irish Civil War. This city is an architectural delight for visitors. Today, many of Cork's tourist attractions recollect its long history, and you'll find it to be an energetic, bustling city with lots of things to do. Explore its magnificent churches, the aromatic English Market, its narrow streets crammed with shops, pubs, cafes and restaurants, and stretch your legs by walking along the scenic river Lee. As you stroll from site to site in this charm-laden city, you will hear fun facts and tales about its rich history, culture, and people You will learn about: Monastic settlement Viking invaders Norseman settlers Trading centre in the global Scandinavian trade network Barony of Cork City Black Death Wars of the Roses Irish nationalist city Burning of Cork Irish Civil War
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$222.39
per group
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$222.39
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Visit 16 Sites Key Historical Sites And Experience Cobh Rebel Tours

Available today

Visit 16 Sites Key Historical Sites And Experience Cobh Rebel Tours

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Cobh is best known as an early stop on the RMS Titanic’s fateful voyage in 1912, but there’s a lot more to its history than just that one event. Uncover some on this short tour of the central city. Visit a number of locations where the history of the Irish Republic was written by Cobh volunteers: safe houses and prisons, barracks and sites where raging battles took place. Discover this often-unspoken side of the city with the help of your guide, a local historian.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$22.90
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$22.90
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Shore excursion from Glengariff to Killarney National Park

Available tomorrow

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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  • 2 hours 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$602.68
per group
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$602.68
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Shore excursion from Cobh to Blarney & Kinsale

Available tomorrow

Shore excursion from Cobh to Blarney & Kinsale

Visit Blarney. Option to visit the famous Blarney Castle where you can kiss the Blarney Stone in order to have 'the gift of the gab' bestowed upon you. . . . . . . . or maybe you don't need it? You could just enjoy a visit to the castle gardens. Another option is the famous 'Blarney Woollen Mills' adjacent to the castle, which are hugely popular. Continue to Kinsale for lunch - the gourmet capital of Ireland by the sea, with its yacht-filled marina, narrow winding streets and brightly painted galleries. Visit to Ringfinan 9/11 memorial garden. Return to Cobh for a visit before returning to the ship.
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  • 3 hours 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$602.68
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$602.68
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Shore excursion from Cobh to Waterford Crystal and Middleton Distillery

Available tomorrow

Shore excursion from Cobh to Waterford Crystal and Middleton Distillery

From the glitz of the showroom at Waterford to toasting with a glass at Middleton! Enjoy the rolling farmland scenery along the way whilst your guide keeps you entertained with stories of past and present!
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$618.14
per group
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$618.14
per group
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Private Killarney National Park Tour with an expert (4 hours) - €250

Available today

Private Killarney National Park Tour with an expert (4 hours) - €250

What better way to visit Killarney National Park than with a local native experienced accredited guide!
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  • 3 hours 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$247.26
per group
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$247.26
per group
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Cliffs of Moher and the Burren Private Tour

Available today

Cliffs of Moher and the Burren Private Tour

What better way to see Ireland than with a local experienced licensed guide who loves sharing her passion for her native land!
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  • 1 hour 55 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$699.11
per group
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$699.11
per group
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Private Killarney National Park Tour with an accredited chauffeur/guide

Available today

Private Killarney National Park Tour with an accredited chauffeur/guide

What better way to visit Killarney National Park than with a local native experienced accredited guide!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$494.51
per group
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$494.51
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Private tour of Dingle and Slea Head with accredited guide

Available tomorrow

Private tour of Dingle and Slea Head with accredited guide

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Whether your tastes run to sandy beaches and rugged cliffs, breweries or hiking, enjoy the Dingle Peninsula your way, your style with a veteran driver/guide. One convenient flat fee covers a car and a guide for up to four people, so you can stop when and where you want and take as many photos as you like. Includes pickup and drop-off at hotels or rentals in Killarney, Kenmare, and Tralee.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$482.14
per group
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$482.14
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Private Ring of Kerry luxury tour with accredited guide

Available tomorrow

Private Ring of Kerry luxury tour with accredited guide

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Book a private tour with a dedicated guide for a completely personalized tour of the Ring of Kerry from Killarney. Climb into a private vehicle, where you can relax and enjoy the scenery this route is so famous for, instead of focusing on driving and directions. Your guide will tailor the itinerary to your interests and provide in-depth commentary.
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  • 5 hours 25 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$506.25
per group
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$506.25
per group
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Off the beaten Path Private Tour of Ring of Kerry

Available tomorrow

Off the beaten Path Private Tour of Ring of Kerry

What better way to see the 'Ring of Kerry' than with a local experienced and licensed native guide who loves sharing her passion for her native land. Sit back and listen to the fascinating stories that go with territory. Spend most of your day in the 'off the beaten path' tracks where the coaches cannot go and which have the most spectacular of all the scenery.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$506.25
per group
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$506.25
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