Blarney, Rock of Cashel, and Cahir Castles Tour - Irish Day Tours

Tour Type: Day Tour Tour Operator: Extreme Ireland - Irish Day Tours Tour Duration: 12 Hours (Approx)

What can I expect

  • Enjoy a stunning drive through the lush green countryside of Kildare, Tipperary, and County Cork
  • Kiss the legendary Blarney Stone and explore the 600 year old Blarney Castle (admission price included)
  • Wander around the historic Cahir Castle
  • Visit the Rock of Cashel in Ireland's Ancient East (admission price included)
  • Travel in Air Conditioned vehicles with USB ports provided

Cork & Blarney Day Tour from Dublin

Rock of Cashel

To start, you will visit the historical Rock of Cashel which overlooks the majestic Golden Vale in County Tipperary. The Rock of Cashel is a place of great historical importance and was once the home to the King of Munster. You'll have a chance to explore the the rich history and architectural of this truly fantastic site.

Taking the scenic route, you'll pass the impressive Galtee Mountains and Knockmealdown Mountains, the views are stunning!

Blarney Castle & Gardens...and the Blarney Stone!

Constructed over 600 years ago by a famous chieftain, Blarney Castle is another one of Ireland’s top attractions! Hundreds of thousands of visitors come every year and this might be linked to the infamous Blarney Stone, the Stone of Eloquence. It’s said that if you kiss the stone, you’ll receive the “gift of the gab”. Once you’ve received your newfound talent, why not relax, and explore the picturesque gardens surrounding this magnificent Castle.

 

Cahir Castle

Last stop on the tour is to Cahir Castle, a fantastically preserved medieval castle. You'll have a guided tour of the castle itself and will learn all about it's colourful history and impressive architecture!

Itinerary

06:50: DEPART DUBLIN (Meeting point is at the Molly Malone Statue on Suffolk Street, Dublin 2)

09:20: ROCK OF CASHEL

11:50: KISS THE STONE AT BLARNEY CASTLE

15:30: CAHIR CASTLE

19:30: ARRIVE BACK IN DUBLIN

 

All times are approximate and subject to change based on traffic conditions

59 O'Connell Street Upper, North City, Dublin 1, D01 RX04 Call: +353 1 703 3024 Email: info@dodublin.ie

We've been entertaining visitors to our town since 1988. We're part of the fabric of Dublin City and we take great pride in delivering a real and authentic tour experience to all of our visitors, one steeped in history but one that also celebrates the city as she evolves.