Despite its small town hospitality, Cork is Ireland's second largest city and your gateway to romantic Ireland. Rich farmlands and river valleys define the countryside. And although Cork's most famous attraction is the legendary Blarney Stone, there are over 100 heritage and cultural sites of significance covering over 600 miles of spectacular coastline.
This famous castle is home to the Blarney Stone. Tradition dictates that whoever kisses the Blarney Stone receives the gift of eloquence and the power of persuasion.
Muckross House & Gardens
Built in Tudor style, this 19th century manor house and its lovely gardens overlook the Killarney Lakes.
St. Anne's Church
Known for its Shandon Steeple, those who climb the 120-foot tower can have the bells rung at their request.