6 days (Bike: 5 days)
226 mi (~45mi per day)
Some hills, Quiet roads
Irresistible Ireland - Counties Cork & Kerry
There's only one way to truly see what makes Ireland so special. You have to be here. To feel the depth of history. To be seat-high in a charming sea of sheep. To gather at a neighborhood pub with locals, so full of good humor and pride in their heritage. To behold infinite shades of green.
Relish classic Irish scenery of centuries-old stone cottages and woolly sheep dotting rolling hills blanketed in emerald green
Partake in a private whiskey tasting with a local aficionado who shares insight into the Irish love affair with the water of life
Bike in the land of ancient Celts on the rugged Beara Peninsula, where colorful seaside villages mingle with fascinating geology
Explore riverside Kinsale in County Cork, an inviting fishing town and historic port nicknamed the "Gourmet Capital of Ireland"
Guided Please Ask
All breakfasts, 4 dinners, 4 lunches Expertise and services of our experienced Trip Leaders Snacks and beverages between meals Additional guides and experts from the region on many trips Van shuttles to support a variety of route options Comprehensive Travel Planner with detailed pre-trip information Private guided tours at museums, historic sites, wineries and other select attractions as noted in the Travel Planner All gratuities at hotels and restaurants Special events, including wine tastings and other select attractions as mentioned in the Travel Planner On biking and multi-adventure trips, use of fully equipped Backroads titanium bike plus helmet and accessories Trailercycles, carriers, and kid-sized helmets for Family Trips Equipment and experienced guides for kayaking, rafting, snorkeling, sailing and canoeing as described Park and other entry fees Fares for trains, ferries and other modes of travel as listed in the Travel Planner Select coach transfers Baggage transfers and porterage
Bike Options including Backroads Electric-Assist Bike A range of mileage options Private Trips Custom Trips Upgrade to premier inns $