Ireland is well known for its rolling green hills so why not get out there and bike them? On this active trip to the Emerald Isle, youll find plenty of adrenaline-filled activities that will get you into remote parts of the country and let you see this popular destination in a different way. Of course, there will still be plenty of chances for whiskey tasting and a pint at the pub as well. Get to know Irelands rugged side up close and personal.
Arrive at any time.
Heading out of Cork, travel east to Midleton and pause to visit a whiskey distillery. Enjoy a detailed explanation of the Irish whiskey making process and a quick sample of the water of life. Continue on to Dingle and enjoy a free afternoon to stroll around this little town.
Out onto the hills today, walk through a remote valley following the Dingle peninsula north to south.
Cycle out to the westernmost point of Ireland.
Seeing the landscape from the water provides a different perspective on Ireland’s verdant beauty. Kayak along the three lakes of Killarney and through the Lake District. After crossing the lakes, there is time to explore Muckross House and it’s surrounding gardens. Spend the night in Killarney.
Back on two feet today for a hike in Killarney National Park. The ancient oak woods here provide a suitable backdrop to the walk.
Return to Cork. Depart in the early afternoon.