4 days in West Cork & Cobh Itinerary

4 days in West Cork & Cobh Itinerary

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Kinsale
— Few hours
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Baltimore
— 1 night
3
Bantry
— 1 night
4
Cobh
— 1 night

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Kinsale

Kinsale ©
Located at the estuary of the Brandon River, the historical fishing town of Kinsale nestles against hills that act as a natural shield against the open sea.
On the 18th (Tue), play a few rounds at Old Head Golf Links, brush up on your military savvy at Irish Veterans Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Charles Fort.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Kinsale trip planner.

Dublin to Kinsale is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can drive to Baltimore.

Things to do in Kinsale

Outdoors · Golf · Historic Sites
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Charles Fort ©
Charles Fort
Old Head Golf Links ©
Old Head Golf Links
Irish Veterans Museum ©
Irish Veterans Museum

1
night
Baltimore

Baltimore ©
Baltimore is a village in western County Cork, Ireland. On the 19th (Wed), head off the coast to Cape Clear Island.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Baltimore trip planner.

You can drive from Kinsale to Baltimore in 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Baltimore can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive to Bantry.

Things to do in Baltimore

Nature · Parks
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Cape Clear Island ©
Cape Clear Island

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Bantry

Bantry ©
Bantry is a town in the civil parish of Kilmocomoge in the barony of Bantry on the coast of West County Cork, Ireland. On the 20th (Thu), admire the striking features of Bantry House & Garden, step off the mainland to explore Garinish Island, and then take in nature's colorful creations at The Ewe Experience.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Bantry trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Baltimore to Bantry takes an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Bantry can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to Cobh.

Things to do in Bantry

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Glengarriff
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Bantry House & Garden ©
Bantry House & Garden
Garinish Island ©
Garinish Island
The Ewe Experience ©
The Ewe Experience

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Cobh

Cobh ©
Although Cobh played a major role in the story of Irish emigration to America, most people know it as the final port of call for the ill-fated Titanic.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): see the interesting displays at Titanic Experience Cobh, then get to know the resident critters at Fota Wildlife Park, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Colman’s Cathedral, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cobh Cathedral.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Cobh trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bantry to Cobh takes 2 hours. In August in Cobh, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Cobh

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Fota Wildlife Park
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Titanic Experience Cobh ©
Titanic Experience Cobh
Fota Wildlife Park ©
Fota Wildlife Park
Cobh Cathedral ©
Cobh Cathedral

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