Dublin: Cork, Blarney Castle & the Queenstown Story Full Day Tour
- 13 Hours
- 13 Hours
- On request
Today is a highly enjoyable trip to Ireland's Southern capital, Cork, visiting the world renowned Blarney Stone and the Queenstown Story at Cobh, on Cork Harbour, famous as the Titanic's last port of call. The day begins with check in Dublin Heuston Station (Customer Service Desk) for the 7:00am departure of intercity train to Cork (breakfast available on board, own account). On arrival in Cork you will be transfer by road to Blarney Castle where you have a chance to kiss the famous stone and thus acquire the gift of eternal eloquence. There will be time for shopping and lunch (own account) in Blarney Village before returning to Cork for a short city tour. There will be a scenic journey alongside Cork Harbour to Cobh where the "Queenstown Story" Heritage Centre is located in the beautifully restored Victorian railway station and transatlantic terminal. This was the embarkation point for generations of Irish emigrants to the new worlds from famine times to recent years. You will then return to Cork for departure on InterCity rail service to Dublin (light meals available on board, own account), then arrive back at Dublin Heuston Station around 8:00pm.
Duration: 13 Hours
Departs: 7 a.m. - Returns: 10 p.m.