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Blarney Castle, Rock of Cashel & Cork City Day Tour from Dublin

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Discover the highlights of Cork & Tipperary on this popular day tour from Dublin.

Visit the most famous castle in all of Ireland - Blarney Castle. Lay back and kiss the magical Blarney Stone and receive the gift of eloquent speech for 7 years. 

Enjoy 90 minutes in Cork to see the highlights of the Southern Capital including the English Markets which welcomed Queen Elizabeth II of England on her recent state visit to Ireland.

Also experience Rock of Cashel - a magnificent ruin overlooking the plains of Co. Tipperary.

Your ticket includes admission fees to Blarney Castle and Gardens worth EUR 13.00 & entrance to Rock of Cashel worth EUR 7.00!
  • All entrance fees included means easy entry to attractions
  • Hear guide commentary on the tour vehicle as you travel between counties
  • Multistop tour with all transportation included eliminates the hassle of car rental
  • On the way home, get a chance to do some tax-free shopping 
What to Expect
After meeting your guide and group in central Dublin, climb into a comfortable, climate-controlled tour vehicle. Your guide provides commentary for each stop along the way of your tour. First stop at Cork City, where you have time to explore on your own. See can’t-miss highlights including the English Markets, where you can grab lunch with a pint of Irish stout (both own expense). Then pass through County Tipperary’s Golden Vale, enjoying views of Galtee Mountains. Stop at the Rock of Cashel to follow in the footsteps of St. Patrick, passing a collection of ruins, round towers, and Celtic crosses. Head for Blarney Castle for an independent stroll: enjoy the Lake Walk, visit the Witches Cave, and stop to kiss the Blarney Stone to ensure your “gift of gab.” On the way back to Dublin, stop at the Blarney Woolen Mills for some tax-free shopping.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Paddywagon Tours, 5 Beresford Pl, Gardiner Street Lower, Northside, Dublin, Ireland
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Live commentary on board
  • Driver/guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Admission into Rock of Cashel
  • Admission into Blarney Castle and Gardens.
  • Entry/Admission - Rock of Cashel
  • Entry/Admission - Blarney Castle & Gardens
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Baby and booster seats available, please notify us with your booking if you require.
  • Collapsible wheelchairs can be stored underneath, and are the responsibility of the passenger.
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you visit Ireland you want as well to see some castles! So, the trip to Rock of Cashel and the Blarney castle offered to me an amazing experience! And the humor of our driver and guide Daren added a great flavour in the wonderful...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank G_kolokythas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We joint the tour with a company call Extreme @ Ireland ,a student friend help bought at Dublin centre ,cost €60 p/p ,similar UK online purchase. Early met point 06:40am , friendly driver + guided ( all in one ). Every stop less than two...More

Thank MicKian
Reviewed September 13, 2019 via mobile

We had so much fun with Dominic G. as tour guide and driver! He was knowledgeable and considerate of all passengers. He even sang for us. I enjoyed both cashel rock and blarney castle. My only suggestion to the company would be to decrease time...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2019 via mobile

Kevin our tour guide for the day was excellent. He was very entertaining but also informative. Thank you 😊

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank chlo1830
Reviewed September 4, 2019

Rock of Cashel was very interesting. No guided tour and not much documented. Should have read up on it before hand. There was no city tour of Cork. We drove to Covh (the harbor) and had a great lunch. Blarney Castle was on beautiful grounds...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank jesternberg
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September 16, 2019|
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Response from RobbWas | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Advise the tour guide.
August 3, 2019|
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Response from kessick | Reviewed this property |
Should by 8pm. It was a great, full day.
June 30, 2019|
Response from Dottieb622 |
No, our didn't. Just center of Cork.
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