6 days in West Cork Itinerary

6 days in West Cork Itinerary

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Bantry
— 1 night
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Baltimore
— 1 night
3
Clonakilty
— 2 nights
4
Carrigaline
— 1 night

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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. Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Barleycove Beach, then admire the striking features of Bantry House & Garden, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Garinish Island. On the 1st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at The Ewe Experience, get to know the fascinating history of Molly Gallivan's Cottage & Traditional Farm, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally look for gifts at Lorge Chocolatier.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Bantry trip planner.

Dublin to Bantry is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. August in Bantry sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can drive to Baltimore.

Things to do in Bantry

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Kenmare, Glengarriff, Barleycove Beach
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Bantry House & Garden ©
Bantry House & Garden
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Garinish Island ©
Garinish Island

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Baltimore

Baltimore ©
Baltimore is a village in western County Cork, Ireland. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): step off the mainland to explore Cape Clear Island.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Baltimore trip builder app.

You can drive from Bantry to Baltimore in an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Clonakilty.

Things to do in Baltimore

Nature · Parks
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Cape Clear Island ©
Cape Clear Island

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Clonakilty

Clonakilty ©
Clonakilty, sometimes shortened to Clon, is a town in County Cork, Ireland. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): brush up on your military savvy at Irish Veterans Museum, get engrossed in the history at Kinsale Regional Museum, steep yourself in history at Charles Fort, then sample the fine beverages at Kinsale Mead Co, and finally contemplate the long history of James Fort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): kick back and relax at Inchydoney Beach, get engrossed in the history at Michael Collins Centre, then play a few rounds at Old Head Golf Links, and finally look for gifts at Giles Norman Photography Gallery.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Clonakilty trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Baltimore to Clonakilty takes an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Carrigaline.

Things to do in Clonakilty

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Kinsale
Highlights from your plan
Michael Collins Centre ©
Michael Collins Centre
Charles Fort ©
Charles Fort
Inchydoney Beach ©
Inchydoney Beach

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Carrigaline

Carrigaline ©
Carrigaline is a commuter town in County Cork, Ireland. On the 5th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Cobh Heritage Centre The Queenstown Story, then examine the collection at Titanic Experience Cobh, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cobh Cathedral, and finally pause for some photo ops at Annie Moore Monument.

To see more things to do and more tourist information, you can read our Carrigaline online day trip planner.

Drive from Clonakilty to Carrigaline in an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Carrigaline

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cobh
Highlights from your plan
Titanic Experience Cobh ©
Titanic Experience Cobh
Cobh Cathedral ©
Cobh Cathedral
Cobh Heritage Centre The Queenstown Story ©

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