Scenic West Cork to Mizen Head departing from Cork City. Guided. Full Day

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Scenic West Cork to Mizen Head departing from Cork City. Guided. Full Day

Travel along the southern coastline of Ireland’s epic Wild Atlantic Way towards Ireland’s most south-westerly point, Mizen Head. Immerse yourself in Irish culture on this day trip filled with fantastic photo opportunities. Starting in the historic city of Cork, travel by coach to Ireland’s most South-westerly point and view the dramatic cliff scenery of Mizen Head. As you travel through picturesque villages and towns expect to see some awe-inspiring scenery as Ireland shows off its spectacular landscape. Your trip will include a visit to Gougane Barra, home to Ireland’s oldest National Forest Park, famous for St. Finbarr’s Oratory, its stunning 19 century church. The River Lee rises here amongst panoramic views before winding its way back to Cork Harbour. Wander through Bantry, one of West Cork’s most vibrant market towns. Take a walk, do a little shopping or sit down to a traditional cup of Irish tea and perhaps a scone.
* Duration: 9 hours
* Starts: Cork, Ireland
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




Travel along the southern coastline of Ireland’s epic Wild Atlantic Way towards Ireland’s most south-westerly point, Mizen Head. Immerse yourself in Irish culture on this day trip filled with fantastic photo opportunities. Starting in the historic city of Cork, travel by coach to Ireland’s most South-westerly point and view the dramatic cliff scenery of Mizen Head. As you travel through picturesque villages and towns expect to see some awe-inspiring scenery as Ireland shows off its spectacular landscape. Your trip will include a visit to Gougane Barra, home to Ireland’s oldest National Forest Park, famous for St. Finbarr’s Oratory, its stunning 19 century church. The River Lee rises here amongst panoramic views before winding its way back to Cork Harbour. Wander through Bantry, one of West Cork’s most vibrant market towns. Take a walk, do a little shopping or sit down to a traditional cup of Irish tea and perhaps a scone.

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Pass By: Gougane Barra National Forest Park, 5km West of Ballingeary on R584 to Bantry, at the Pass of Keimaneigh, Gougane Barra, Ballingeary Ireland

Explore the wilds of Ireland’s oldest National Forest Park, famous for its stunning 19th century church, St. Finbarr’s Oratory.

Stop At: Clonakilty, Clonakilty, County Cork

Cork’s capital town of cool, photograph the colourful streetscapes, visit a museum, or find the perfect pub for a pint of Murphy’s!

Duration: 2 hours