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Excellent tour to Blarney Castle, Rock of Cashel and Cork
The bus was clean and comfortable, the pace was full-on but fun, the times spent on the bus went quickly, as our Tour Guide Caroline and Driver Larry were great. Caroline kept us entertained with her lovely Irish singing and great amount of interesting information and history of Ireland. They were absolutely the best. We were very late getting back to the bus and they didn't leave us behind. Well paced, comfortable drive and very smooth trip. I won't go into details of the sites we saw, as the blurb on their webpage is very accurate, but seeing is believing! I would recommend the trip, the company and Caroline and Larry to my anyone!! I kissed the Blarney Stone, another thing ticked off my bucket list. Thank you for a wonderful day and the experience!
This tour from Dublin to Cork is great, you see alot of the country side plus, the history from the tour guide,
a well worth Day Tour. enjoy!!
I had a wonderful time on this tour. Kissed the Blarney stone, which was on my bucket list.
Mac was an excellent tour guide and had excellent stories to tell during our trip.
I enjoyed Cork and walking around seeing the town.
I recommend this tour highly!
Very good value for money. The tour guide Sara was absolutely first class, very knowledgeable, very thoughtful and a great sense of humour.
Excellent day trip. Coach driver/Tour guide was both friendly and knowledgeable and kept us entertained throughout the day. Would definitely recommend this trip.
Great tour and fantastic tour guide / driver combo made it even more authentically Irish.
The Blarney Castle was amazingly beautiful. The tour was well run, and we would definitely recommend it.
We would highly recommend this day trip! Our tour guide, Tony, is so intelligent knowledgeable! He was able to give us the history of Ireland through stories and songs that made what we were seeing come alive. The Irish countryside is beautiful, and Tony's knowledge of the history of the area was excellent. Johnny, the driver threw in a couple of songs, also! We had a wonderful day exploring the Blarney Castle and Rock of Cashel. This is a trip worth taking, especially if you are lucky enough to get Tony as your guide and Johnny as your driver!
Diane and Steve from Chicago
Wonderful day, excellent tour guide and great weather made this a super tour. We experienced nothing but courtesy, kindness and friendship on the bus, in the towns and at Blarney Castle. It was a day of beautiful scenery and pure Irish culture and folklore and we loved every minute of it. Would have loved to see the bus continue to Bunratty Castle which is not too much further but super tour and excellent price. We are very happy we did this instead of trying to drive ourselves. Would definitely recommend to others.
Had a fantastic day out lots to see worth doing.some of the group were not able to climb up steps to stone cos of dissability but there was lots they could do.
Best tour guide ever. Caves were fun, grounds were beautiful. More than enough time to explore and shop.
Our tour guide was really awesome. Bus driver was top notch. The tour was great. Highly recommend. Blarney Castle is truly incredible and worth the time. Thank you for the awesome tour. Very impressed!
Tony was fun and energetic and had an incredible amount of information to share. I would highly recommend this tour.
Long day but well worth it. We were accompanied by the gregarious Joey on this tour. As he drove us through the rolling hills of Cork he knowledgeably recounted the histories of the area and entertained us with his singing. Would have liked more time at Blarney but on the whole day was great either way.
Very interesting and informative. Joey was an excellent driver, and he is very informed about the history of Ireland. I highly recommend this tour.
Great Tour, Guide was extremely knowledgeable,helpful. Commentary was clear and informative. One of the best tours I have taken
Your day is packed with seeing Cashel Rock, Blarney Castle and Cork City. Blarney Castle and its surroundings make this day trip, though. Honestly, I wish we could've stayed there all day! Our tour guide, Joey, was yet again very informative and entertaining! You need to get out of Dublin for a day and see what else Ireland has to offer. You won't be disappointed!
It rained the entire day, but boy was this excursion fun! Kissing the Blarney Stone has been on my bucket list for years and it was so satisfying to finally accomplish it. If you have a day to spare in Dublin, go on this great excursion!
I loved this tour. Our guide Mac was FANTASTIC! A wealth of knowledge and so very helpful. He was fun and friendly and made the trip enjoyable.
United States of America
Best tour ever!! We had a great tour guide who was funny and entertaining!! Would totally do it again!
We had a wonderful time on our trip to Cork and the Blarney Stone. Everything was well organized and on time. The Driver/tour guide Sarah was knowable and shared a lot of historical information. We would give this tour 5 stars and highly recommend this tour. Donjuliefitz
Great tour and guide was very knowledgeable on all points of the tour!
This trip was a highlight of our visit to Ireland. Gerard, our driver/tour guide, was excellent! Not only was he very interesting and knowledgeable, but his sense of humor, and the stories he told about the country were very entertaining. Cork, Cashen and the Blarney Castle are must see areas of Ireland in our opinion. We are very pleased we booked this trip having never been to Ireland. It was very well organized, informational, and comfortable throughout the entire day.