Fota House

An extravagantly decorated mansion, brought to life by guided tours and set in impressive grounds.

Kinsale

A pretty harbour, impressive forts and some of the best restaurants in Ireland.

Lough Hyne

A unique and scientifically important marine lake, in a beautiful setting.

Clear Island

Hop on the ferry for varied birdwatching and pleasant walking.

Bantry House and Gardens

Sumptuous art treasures in a beautiful spot overlooking Bantry Bay.

Garinish Island

Take a magical boat trip from Glengarriff to this elaborate horticultural folly.

Allihies

Stupendous views, a fascinating copper-mining museum and walking trails, in the back of beyond.

The Sheep’s Head Way

The shortest and easiest major walking route in southwestern Ireland, around a wild and lonely peninsula.

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