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Kerry

Kerry is known for its breathtaking natural beauty, rich culture, and friendly locals. From the rugged cliffs of the Dingle Peninsula to the tranquil lakes of Killarney National Park, Kerry offers visitors a chance to experience the best of the southwest of Ireland.

Ring of Kerry. Source: @kidmoses via pixabay
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Galway Walking Festival

Walking in Galway

Last year (2022) there was a very popular ‘Galway Walking Festival’. Running in April, there were up to three free walking tours a day, for a total of 30 over the course of the festival.

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Cork, the “Rebel City”

Blarney Castle, a medieval stronghold in Blarney, near Cork

Cork, located in the south of Ireland, is a charming and vibrant city that offers a unique blend of culture, history, and natural beauty. Known as the “Rebel City” due to its history of resistance against British rule, Cork is a proud and independent city that is steeped in tradition and rich in character.

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Irish Day Trip Ideas

There are so many wonderful tourist sites in Ireland that it can be hard to narrow it down to just 30! Whether you’re looking for natural beauty, fascinating history, or just a fun day out, there’s sure to be something on this list for you. So grab your camera and your sense of adventure, and get ready to explore all that Ireland has to offer!

30 Great Trips in Ireland

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Donegal

Home to some of Irelands most beautiful beaches and stunning scenery that will take your breath away. Ireland’s ‘Forgotten County’ is a place to experience. Dominated by a rugged coastline it has come to be a key feature of the ‘Wild Atlantic Way’ popularised by the Irish Tourism Board.

With a rich history, from the seat of the mighty O’Donnell dynasty (Clann Ó Domhnaill) and a strong sense of culture there are many historical sites to see. From the Bronze age Beltany stone circle (2100-700 BC), to the 6th century ringfort Grianán of Aileach, to the 19th Century Glenveagh Castle.

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Cycling Holidays

Cycling holidays in Ireland are a great way to see the country and get some exercise at the same time. There are many different routes to choose from, so you can find one that suits your fitness level and interests. Whether you want to cycle along the coast or through the countryside, there is an Ireland cycling route for you.

What is a Cycling Holiday

A cycling holiday is a great way to see the Irish countryside. You can cycle at your own pace and stop whenever you want to take in the scenery. There are many different routes to choose from, so you can find one that suits your ability. You can also go on guided tours, which are a great way to learn about the history and culture of the area.