Cork & Kinsale

Highlights:

Kinsale is one of oldest and most picturesque towns in the south-west of Ireland. Located at the start of the Atlantic Way, this vibrant coastal town is full of personality. Visitors are captivated by its spectacular waterfront setting and brightly coloured buildings. Kinsale is also internationally renowned for the quality of its famous eateries and has been hailed as ‘The Gourmet Capital of Ireland’.

Tour Includes:

  • Luxury Coach Travel
  • Reserved Seat
  • Services of an Experienced Tour Driver
  • A Welcome Drink
  • Porterage
  • 4 Nights, Bed & Breakfast
  • 4 Evening Meals
  • Complimentary use of Leisure Facilities
  • 2 Nights Entertainment
  • 2 Excursions
  • Admission to Blarney Castle

From

£520

Per Person

Single Room Supplement: £100

ACCOMMODATION

ITINERARY

PICK UP POINTS

DEPARTURE DATES

Accommodation

Kinsale Hotel & Spa

Set in 90 acres of mature wooded parkland and offering panoramic views over Oysterhaven Bay, our luxury hotel in Kinsale is situated in the perfect location near Cork City, in a peaceful and tranquil setting for our guests.

The Kinsale Hotel & Spa boasts a selection of contemporary accommodation on the dramatic setting of Kinsale’s rugged coastline. Located less than 25 minutes from Cork Airport and just a short 5 minute drive from the historic, harbour town of Kinsale, our hotel provides a tranquil haven on the coast.  With our Rockpool Bar & Restaurant, 70 bedrooms and our luxury spa, our Kinsale hotel near Cork is the perfect location for your next short break.

Free Wi-Fi

Welcome Tea / Coffee

Porterage

Leisure Facilities

Spa Facilities

Tour Itinerary

Day 1

Following our pick-ups this morning we’ll begin our journey south. We’ll make a comfort stop near Lucan, in the Dublin area, with some free time to stretch our legs. We’ll then continue our journey down the M8 to the Mitchelstown area where we will have a welcome lunch time break. Refreshed and ready to move on we will continue on the last stages of our journey travelling to our venue, The Kinsale Hotel & Spa.our venue, The Kinsale Hotel & Spa.

Day 2

Depart Hotel 09:00hrs
Today we will have a scenic trip to the one and only – Blarney Castle (admission included). Here we can see the famous Blarney Stone which is made from a block of Carboniferous limestone and was built into the battlements of Blarney Castle in 1446. According to legend, kissing the stoneendows the kisser with the gift of the gab. After the excitement of the Blarney Stone, we’ll travel the short distance into Cork City where we can have free time to explore.

Day 3

Depart Hotel 10:00hrs
Today we will visit our host town of Kinsale stopping first at Charles Fort, famous for it’s star shaped defensive design, for those interested in the history of the area (admission not included). From here there’s a coastal path into the town itself for anyone wishing to stretch their legs and
take in the breathtaking views of the bay. The coach will then move on to Kinsale for some free time to explore the sights, cafes and restaurants for which the town has become so well known.

Day 4

Free Day

Free time to explore our host town of Kinsale one of the most popular resorts on the south-west coast. Marvel at the bright colourful streetscapes and enjoy our host town.

Day 5

Depart Hotel 09:30hrs
It will be an early start today, so please make sure your bags are packed into the coach before breakfast. We’ll retrace our journey up the M8 to Mitchelstown where we’ll have a short break. We’ll then continue North towards Lucan where we’ll have a further comfort stop. All refreshed, it’s time for the final stages of our journey homeward bound and as we approach our first drop off point it’s time to say our good-byes.

Pick up Points

Pick up PointPick up TimeReturn Time
NEWTOWNARDS, Regent Street - Front Of Bus Station08:00hrs17:00hrs
BANGOR, Abbey Street - Front Of Bus Station08:15hrs16:45hrs
HOLYWOOD, Redburn Square08:30hrs16:30hrs
BELFAST, Glengall Street - Corner Of Opera House08:50hrs16:20hrs
SPRUCEFIELD, M&S Bus Stop - Sprucefield Centre09:10hrs16:00hrs
BANBRIDGE, Tesco Filling Station - Slip Road09:30hrs15:40hrs
NEWRY, Park & Share - Bus Shelter09:40hrs15:30hrs

Departure Dates

Low Deposit:
Only £50

Duration: 5 Days

Departs: Mon 01 July, 2024
Returns: Fri 05 July, 2024

From

£ 520

Per Person

Single Room Supplement: £100

Low Deposit:
Only £50

Duration: 5 Days

Departs: Mon 05 August, 2024
Returns: Fri 09 August, 2024

From

£ 520

Per Person

Single Room Supplement: £100

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