Explore the rich and varied culture of Ireland through its music, language, storytelling and other aspects such as the grand houses of the old aristocracy.
- Take part in Activities through Irish
- Learn a ‘Cupla Focal’ (few words) of Irish
- Find out where to lear or listen to Irish Music
- See or learn to do an Irish Dance
- Guided Tour of a Big House to see how life was lived in the old days
Guided cultural activities you can book:
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Fota House and GardenFrom: €17 Read more
Fota House and ArboretumFrom: €14 Read more
Fota House and Arboretum
Take a Guided Tour of Fota House and see how a large house used to function 100 years ago. This house has been recently restored in the style of Downton Abbey.The house can be booked for functions or events, just contact us for information. Tour Price €14From: €14
Beara’s Industrial Revolution – a guided walkFrom: €80 Read more
Beara’s Industrial Revolution – a guided walk
IN Allihies at the head of the Beara peninsula take a guided tour of Europe’s most westerly Cooper mines. The precious copper ore was mined here on an industrial scale in the 19th Century. This half day tour takes place in the morning and can be combined on a day with the Dursey Island walk in the afternoon. Visit the Copper Mine Museum in Allihies village which has artefacts of the Copper mines and has a lovely cafe for lunch. Wednesday am
Half Day Beara’s Industrial Revolution Walk Wednesday 10am ( min 3 people) €25 per personFrom: €80
Dursey Island Guided Walk, Beara PeninsulaFrom: €40 Read more
Dursey Island Guided Walk, Beara Peninsula
Travel to the end of the unspoilt Beara Penisula and take Ireland only Cable car on a half day walking trip on the island. The local guide will tell of history and folklore of the island, stories of vikings, monks, pirates and the people who still farm the land here. The island is 6.5 km long with no shops, pubs or restaurants – so bring food and water for a picnic. Takes place Tuesday or Thursday 10.30am. Fitness level 3 From €40pp – if a group of 4+ contact for a group rate.From: €40
Guided Cobh History & Titianic WalkFrom: €19 Read more
Guided Cobh History & Titianic Walk
Take a walk around Cobh with an expert local guide to admire the stunning cathedral, the fine old Admiralty buildings and hear the story of the Titanic at its last port of call. Walks start 11am and 2pm daily, other times by appointment.
Fitness level 2. Price €19.From: €19
Bere Island – Beara Peninsula West CorkFrom: €75 Read more
Clonakilty, West Cork Historical Photo WalkFrom: €89 Read more
Clonakilty, West Cork Historical Photo Walk
The Photo walk is one of the best things to do in the historical town of Clonakilty, on the wild atlantic way. The guide will take you to a hidden church, the site of the original castle, the derelict brewery that was once the town’s centre of commerce. The photo walk with a professional photographer will begin and end at the Clonakilty Community Arts Centre. Learn to use your DSLR camera or other camera to get the best photographs.
Day:- Friday 10am-4pm, Fitness Level 2. Price €89 (Group rate 5 )From: €89
Photography Workshop West CorkFrom: €250 Read more
Photography Workshop West Cork
Photography workshop for 2-3 people with a professional photographer who will tutor you in how to get the best photographs with your DSLR Camera and lenses and filters. The magical country estate close to Skibberreen will be the location for a photography walk that will explore rich ecological diversity and its outstanding deep historical interest.the best The photography walk will include a visit to the Georgian manor house and one-on-one instruction in photography. Date by arrangement to suit you, but normally Thursdays.
Day:- Time: Fitness Level 3. Price €250 (min 2)From: €250
West Cork Sunset PhotographyFrom: €65 Read more
West Cork Sunset Photography
Timoleague is situated just 30 miles from Cork City on the Kinsale to Clonakilty coast road (the R600). Perched at the edge of a long sea inlet this friendly tourist village is dominated by the ruins of a 13th century abbey. On this photography excursion the participants will take beautiful photographs of the illuminated Timoleague Abbey and of the glimmering lights of Courtmacsherry across the bay.
Day Wednesday evening or by arrangement about 8pm. Fitness Level 2. Price €65 (min 2 people)From: €65
Killarney Lake WalkFrom: €20 Read more
Killarney Lake Walk
Take a fascinating walk with a local guide though Killarney National Park. Discover the history of the park, learn of the rich flora and maybe spot some red deer in their natural habitat. Finish at Ross Castle, ancient fortress of the O’Donoghues. Departs 11am.
Time 11 am daily. Fitness Level 2. Price per person €20.From: €20