Leave the city behind and wind your way through some of Ireland’s most beautiful countryside. Departing Cobh, you’ll follow the River Lee and eventually cross it by way of an underwater tunnel that opens up into the Irish heartland. Travel along country roads dotted with local farms on your way to a photo stop at Fort Charles. Built in the 17th century, this is a classic example of a star-shaped fortress, with its five bastions looming above Kinsale Harbour. Snap a few photos before continuing on to Kinsale, where you’ll enjoy approximately an hour and 15 minutes of free time. Stroll along the harbor. Do a little shopping. Or, pop into a pub for a pint or two. Afterwards, continue along a scenic road that winds high above the River Brandon. Watch this mighty body of water thread its way through a valley dotted with castle ruins on your way back to Cobh.
Drive along the River Lee and cross via tunnel to enter the rolling Irish Countryside.
Enjoy a photo stop at Fort Charles, one of Ireland’s finest examples of a 17th-century stronghold.
Stop in the picturesque town of Kinsale to explore its charming local shops.
What To BringShow
KeyCard and photo identification
What To WearShow
Hat and sunglasses
This tour is suitable for guests who can walk approximately 100 yards but travel with a collapsible wheelchair or foldable lightweight scooter.
Guest must be able to enter and exit transportation independently.
Guests with limited mobility should be accompanied by an able-bodied companion who can provide assistance.
Amount of walking is at guest’s discretion during free time in Kinsale
Occasionally public toilets may require local coinage.
Location Cork (Cobh), Ireland
Cork (Cobh), Ireland
Tour Code CK52
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