West Cork's Wild Atlantic Way
Based in the pretty village of Rosscarbery in West Cork providing an excellent base from which to explore this beautiful corner of Ireland. Visit the colourful towns and beautiful beaches of the south coast and the vibrant city of Cork. Also enjoy traditional Irish entertainment at the hotel.
Wild Atlantic Way • Cork • Old Jameson Distillery • Clonakilty • Lisselan Gardens • Skibbereen
Day 1 Afternoon sea crossing via south Wales and overnight stop in County Waterford.
Day 2 Travel to County Cork with a stop in Midleton for an included tour of the historic mills and storehouses at the Old Jameson Distillery. Alternatively visit Cobh, the final port of call for the Titanic before she met her fate in 1912. Arrive at the hotel in Rosscarbery for a 3 night stay.
Day 3 Begin the day with a guided tour of Rosscarbery village and see the historic cathedral built in 1612. Afterwards, visit the picturesque seaside town of Clonakilty and enjoy a guided tour of Lisselan Gardens situated on a promontory above the river and taking advantage of the natural features of the West Cork landscape. Features of the gardens include the water garden, shrubbery and unusual plants.
Day 4 Journey west to Skibbereen for some time in the town centre followed by a scenic excursion via Mizen Head to Bantry. We recommend a visit to Bantry House and Gardens or continuing to Glengarriff for a boat trip to Garnish Island. Contact us for details and prices.
Day 5 Time to leave Rosscarbery and head east towards County Waterford for an overnight stop. En route visit Cork City, home to the famous English Market selling Cork's artisan produce, and the spectacular Saint Fin Barre's Cathedral.
Day 6 Morning ferry crossing and homeward journey.
All tours are tailored to your requirements
Celtic Ross Hotel, Rosscarbery
Superbly situated overlooking Rosscarbery Bay and Galley Head, just a few minutes' walk from the town centre, this hotel offers a great standard of accommodation.
• 3 star superior • 66 bedrooms • Lift
• Leisure and spa facilities
• Indoor swimming pool
• Coach parking
Your tour includes:
• Return ferry crossings
• 1 night half board on the outbound journey
• 3 nights half board in Rosscarbery with:
Porter service, Full Irish breakfast
2 x 3 course dinner with choice and tea/coffee
1 x Traditional Irish dinner
Entertainment on 1 night during stay
• Tour and Tasting at Old Jameson Distillery
• Guided walk of Rosscarbery, followed by tea/coffee and biscuits at hotel
• Guided tour of Lisselan Gardens
• 1 night half board on the inbound journey
While we offer a very wide range of destinations it is impossible to feature everything here. If you cannot see what you are looking for please contact us to discuss your requirements.