WANT TO EXPLORE AND EXPERIENCE THE REAL IRELAND? Well, look no further, as we have the perfect 8 day tour experience that will definitely captivate your eyes and heart as we explore the most dramatic landscapes of Ireland’s wild Atlantic coastline.
Our Wild South tour commences in Dublin and brings us from Cork’s wild Atlantic setting in the south to the bohemian capital of Ireland Galway city and back to Dublin. Experience jaw dropping scenery, unique towns and villages full of vibrant colors and Gaelic culture, the roar of the wild Atlantic Ocean and amazing activities such as kayaking on the Lakes of Killarney, hiking on the Ring of Kerry and Dingle, exploring the impressive Cliffs of Moher and the wild Burren.
You can experience all this and more, as we take you off the beaten track to discover the real Ireland and its beautiful Wild Atlantic Way.
DAY 1: DUBLIN TO CORK VIA ROCK OF CASHEL
Your adventure starts off in Dublin, Ireland’s capital also known as the Fair city. Our direction is south to the rebel county of Cork and its wild Atlantic coastline where we will stop off at the Rock of Cashel, a spectacular group of medieval buildings set on an outcrop of limestone and home of the High Kings of Ireland.
DAY 2: CORK TO KILLARNEY VIA MIZEN HEAD
Rise and shine for our first adventure as we explore the spectacular coastline of Cork and climb over the mountain pass to Killarney. You have the option of visiting the Mizen Head Signal Station or take a stroll along the golden strand of Barleycove beach, before descending down into the picturesque setting of Killarney.
DAY 3: DISCOVER KILLARNEY
You have the day relax, explore or take an adventure in beautiful Killarney and its national park. It is famous for being the first national park to be created in Ireland and still to this day the largest. The town offers a wealth of historical and cultural points of interest.
DAY 4: THE RING OF KERRY AND VALENTIA ISLAND
Considered one of the most beautiful destinations to explore in Ireland, the Ring of Kerry offers dramatic landscapes of rugged coastline, golden beaches, glistening lakes, picturesque villages and spectacular mountains.
DAY 5: DINGLE & SLEA HEAD
Dingle is our destination today, as we explore this dramatic and beautiful peninsula that is littered with archaeological and historical wonders. We will stop along the way at Inch Beach and Slea Head before finishing in Dingle town, a picturesque fishing town that is famed for Fungi the dolphin who has been a local for almost 30 years, before making our return journey to Killarney.
DAY 6: KILLARNEY TO DOOLIN VIA THE CLIFFS OF MOHER
Leaving Killarney we make our way north along the edge of Europe to the spectacular Cliffs of Moher in County Clare, stopping in Lahinch, a famous surfing spot along the way. We overnight in Doolin village, a great place to experience great traditional music sessions,fantastic seafood and of course meet the locals.
DAY 7: THE WILD BURREN
This morning we set off heading north towards Galway exploring the dramatic landscape and history of the wild Burren. Experience its unique ecosystem, the magnificent historical site of Kilfenora Cathedral and the spectacular Poulnabrone wedge tomb, which dates back to the Neolithic period.
DAY 8: DISCOVER DUBLIN
This morning we depart Galway, taking the road back east, crossing the River Shannon on route to the fair city of Dublin. Take the opportunity to visit many of its historical attractions, jump aboard the Dublin Hop-on Hop-off City Tour or simply relax and explore its vibrant streets.