A luxury Shore Excursion to Kinsale Town and Midleton Distillery Tour
This is a full day tour from your cruise ship combining the picturesque historic town of Kinsale, Co. Cork and the option of a tour of Ireland's foremost whiskey distillery. On collection from your ship you will travel to Kinsale, Co. Cork, a charming small Irish coastal town with narrow streets and set in a stunning location. While there you will experience panoramic views of the outstanding naturally beautiful landscape that surrounds Kinsale and learn some unique Irish history and have the opportunity to explore the narrow streets and craft shops of a town you will simply fall in love with. The town boasts a multitude of gourmet restaurants for lunch. After lunch you will travel to Midleton which is located near your port. You will visit the Midleton Distillery, where Jameson and other find whiskeys are produced. Your optional tour of the Distillery ends with a sampling of 'the good stuff'. This is the real fun part of the day!. You will be returned to your ship in good form for the evening!.
The tour is scheduled for eight hours but will take account of the time you must re-board your ship. On collection you will travel to Kinsale. Your tour will stop near Summercove, Kinsale, an outstanding viewing point. Your tour will stop in Kinsale Town in order that you can walk around town the Town and take in the ambience there. It is suggested that you avail of lunch in Kinsale. From Kinsale your tour will depart for Midleton Distillery for your optimal tour there. You will return to your cruise ship directly from Midleton
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: You will be met at the 'Annie Moore' statue at Cobh. On leaving your ship, turn right and after approx 30 yards you will arrive at the statue of Annie Moore - first immigrant admitted to Ellis Island
End location: You will be returned to your cruise ship.
Duration: 8 hours
You will be returned to your cruise ship in time for final boarding.
Transport will be luxury air conditioned executive vehicle and maintained to the highest standards.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
15 Euro - Lunch per person.
All group sizes can be catered for.
Please email me through the Tours by Locals system for a quotation if your group size can or needs to be accommodated in a vehicle of a different category (i.e. Car, Viano, small Bus, Large Bus).