Regions

All year

Starting Point

Dublin

Best time to travel

All year

Recommended Length

10 - 14 days

Minimum Age *

from 4 years

Activity Level **

3/5

SOUTHERN IRELAND FAMILY ADVENTURE

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

- iconic landscapes along the Wicklow Mountains, Ring of Kerry and the Dingle peninsula
- historic castles and monasteries at Glendalough, Cashel and Blarney
- lively, historic towns along the Southern coast
- exciting wildlife experiences on water and land
- fun outdoor activities all along the way for the whole family

This tour takes you to the most beautiful places in the Southeast and Southwest of Ireland. Discover historic castles, towns and monasteries, discover exciting wildlife and enjoy thrilling fun outdoor activities for the whole family while you travel through the beautiful Irish landscape made of rolling green hills, scenic coastlines and dramatic mountain ranges. Surfing, cycling or kayaking are only a few of the activities waiting for and you will also experience Irish wildlife on specialized tours on land and water.

TOUR SUGGESTION

Day 1 - arrival - overnight in Co. Wicklow (80km)
Day 2 - Glendalough - family outdoor activity park Wicklow - overnight in Co. Wicklow (80km)
Day 3 - Kilruddery House and Gardens - surfing / SUP - overnight in Wexford (120km)
Day 4 - Waterford Crystal - cycling the Waterford Greenway - overnight in Cork City (180km)
Day 5 - Fota Wildlife Park - overnight in Cork City (50km)
Day 6 - Blarney Castle - overnight in Killarney/Kenmare (100km)
Day 7 - Gap of Dunloe cycling and boat tour - overnight in Killarney/Kenmare (40km)
Day 8 - Dingle Peninsula - eco and wildlife boat tour - overnight in Killarney/Kenmare (150km)
Day 9 - donkey sanctuary visit - Rock of Cashel - overnight in Kilkenny (200km)
Day 10 - cycling tour Kilkenny - Family outdoor adventure park - overnight in Kilkenny (50km)
Day 11 - departure

SERVICES INCLUDED

- accommodation in family friendly hotels with leisure facilities
- private car hire for the entire trip
- activities, visits and tours as outlined with a certified, English speaking guide where desired/required
- all taxes and insurances for the activiities
- expert travel planning, trip preparation and 24/7 on-tour support

* The minimum age is based on the minimum age necessary for children to participate in most activities. Some activities might require a higher minimum age, which will specified in each individual proposal. Younger kids are of course welcome on each tour and itineraries can be tailored accordingly.

**  The activity level is based on the amount of tours and activities included (1 - few tours and activities with a lot of free time, 5 - a lot of tours and activities with little free time). The activity level does not reflect the difficulty of the activities or tours included. Itineraries can be tailored to match the preferred level of activity.

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