Tours & activities by Wyld Family Travel from Viator

  • Location: Cork, Ireland
  • Duration: 9 hours (approx.)
From AUD 56.27

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Visit the famous city of Kilkenny and the Rock of Cashel in this day tour from Cork. You will enjoy 2 hours free-time to explore medieval Kilkenny as you wish and entry to the Rock of Cashel is included.


  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Excellent value for money
  • Ideal choice for families
  • Editor's Pick
Depart from central Cork, and head out of town. Your first stop is the The Rock of Cashel, famous as the seat of the high kings of Munster and the clan of McCarthy. St. Patrick baptized the last king of Munster and converted many of the pagans to Christianity at this site. Entry fee to the Rock of Cashel is included in the tour price.

Next, set off for Kilkenny city. Once the medieval capital of Ireland in the 11th century and situated on the banks of the river Nore, Kilkenny city will give you a chance to enjoy the picturesque windy and cobblestone streets. You can also explore the gardens of the famous Norman Castle which was build in the 1100's. You will enjoy plenty of time to wander the streets and visit the Black Abbey or possibly see the Cathedral of Saint Canice with its magnificent round tower.

As you depart Kilkenny city and head for Cork, the tour will drive along the coastal route passing through beautiful villages on the South-East and taking a stop in the seaside town of Youghal. Youghal was the location where Sir Walter Rally introduced potato to Ireland in the 1500s. Along the way you pass through some of Ireland's best known cheese making areas in Kilmeaden.

You will return to Cork at 6pm approx after a great day tour inspired by the beauty of Rock of Cashel, Kilkenny and the South coast.

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
Central Cork City
Departure Time:
9 hours (approx.)
Return Details:
Central Cork

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Kilkenny and Cashel Day Trip from Cork

Kilkenny and Rock of Cashel from Cork

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Entrance fee to Rock of Cashel
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Gratuities (optional)
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: J W, June 2016

The tour was well worth the money. Interesting stops - beautiful scenery and Kilkenny is definitely worth a visit. There was also enough time allocated during the tour. I will recommend this tour to all interested.