Bantry Bay & Cork 7 Days - Westlodge Hotel
- Duration: 7 days
- Board Basis: Half Board
- Tour Ref: D2TALF889M
- Travel Type: Coach
Mallow, a thriving and prosperous market centre is the largest town along the lovely Blackwater Valley, and a good centre from which to explore the many interesting locations in the neighbourhood. Up to a century ago it was renowned as a spa.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Day 1 - Outward Travel
Day 2 - Outward Travel
Day 3 - Full Day - Beara Peninsula
We explore the scenic Beara Peninsula with our Guide (included in tour cost)./nBeara was one of the last points of Irish resistance after the Battle of Kinsale. /nThe peninsula is also famed for its seafood. Castletownbere is the largest white-fish port in Ireland. /n
Day 4 - Day at Leisure
Today is left free to allow for relaxing in the hotel or exploring the local area. /nDon't hesitate to enquire with the hotel reception regarding local attractions and travel options.
Day 5 - Full Day - Blarney Castle & Cork
e visit Blarney Castle (entry included), one of Ireland’s greatest treasures, built nearly 600 years ago by Cheiftain Cormac MacCarthy./nKiss the famous Blarney Stone found at the top of the tower and legend says you will receive the gift of eloquence! /nWe continue to the little town of Blarney with a chance to explore Blarney Woollen Mills. /nCork is the second largest city in the Republic of Ireland./nSet on the River Lee, former boathouses are still in evidence on the South Strand./nSights include the "English" Market, Shandon Church and th eOld Gaol Museum. /n
Day 6 - Return Travel
Day 7 - Return Travel
To Be Advised
The Westlodge Hotel is 1 mile from the beautiful town of Bantry in the heart of West Cork overlooking Bantry Bay. The hotel is set within 25 acres of landscaped gardens with nature trails and pond, home to many wildlife species. Westlodge is a well established 3 star family run hotel. Amenities also include a superb health and leisure centre, indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, steam room, jacuzzi, gym, snooker & indoor bowls & 9 hole pitch and put course.