Paddywagon is now offering “Student specials”. These tours are designed to be fun, adventurous, and most importantly, light on a student’s pocket!!!
Backpacker: This is the best value level of accommodation, where you stay in hostels in shared dormitory style rooms, sharing with other tour members. Basic Breakfast is included. No single supplements!
A Supplement price per room per night will apply when choosing single rooms.
Depart Bridge street tourist office at Patrick's Quay, Cork at 13:30 or specified location for groups larger than 10 people We will make our way southwards to the beautiful town of Killarney. We will then continue our journey and see the highlights of the “Ring of Kerry” this picturesque and tranquil scenery is not to be missed. We will take in along the way enchanting views of Killorglin, Wild Atlantic way scenery, Ross castle, Tork waterfall, the famous Ladies' view, Moll's gap and The Killarney Lakes. That night we will return to Killarney and check in to Paddy's palace at our town centre location and get ready for a night of “Ceol agus Craic” or “music and fun” in one of Ireland's premier tourist destinations!!
The next morning after breakfast you will be collected from Paddy's palace and we will set off on the most westerly drive in Europe to Dingle and on to Slea head a section of the “Wild Atlantic way” Ireland's longest defined touring route stretching from Donegal to Cork. Along the way we will take a walk on Inch beach, the set of the film “Ryans Daughter” and one of the most spectacular Atlantic beaches in Ireland. Weather permitting, you may choose to dip your feet! You may be surprised to hear this beach like many on the west coast is famed for surfing. Next we will explore the coast on our way to the fishing town of Dingle and stop for lunch. It is the main town of the peninsula, once cited as “the most beautiful place on earth” by the National Geographic . After lunch we will set off on the Slea head drive out to the most western point in Europe and enjoy views of the Atlantic Coast and the Blasket Islands. That evening we will go to the small town of Annascaul, home to the famous Artic explorer Tom Crean, to have dinner and relax in front of the open fire while taking in this beautiful rural town return to Killarney for another night in the town.
The following morning we will check out of Paddy's palace in Killarney at 11.00 and set out to see Killarney town and the beautiful national park. We will have options of horseback riding, horse drawn carts and rental bikes as we take in the views. We will have a great day exploring Killarney town, shopping, relaxing and trying the local cuisine Saying good bye to the county they call “The Kingdom” we will leave Killarney at 17:00 and make our way back to the Cork.