Cork is Ireland’s third largest city and is a prominent tourist destination of the nation as well. Originally tucked away in the marshy bay of the Lee River and is gradually extending its border to the other side of the river. The Lee flows through the city in 2 main channels and has thus gifted this city with a copious scenic bridges. The region is replete with natural attractions along the uneven hilly terrains. This is an ideal destination for nature lovers and adventure seeking people. Rent a suitable vehicle from any popular car hire in Cork and kick start for a fun-filled trip to this city. Nature is quite close to this city and your soul is surely going to be enlivened by its aura and natural beauty. This spring get soaked up in the weathered charm of its jaw-dropping scenic landscapes.
This city is located on the South West Coast and is distinct in its own taste and flavor among all other Irish cities. The history-strewn city boasts a glorious past of 4,000 years, rich traditional heritage and stunning folklore. The region houses some of the best Irish vivid landscapes and forest lands, thereby having a lot of activities to do. There are numerous hiking trails and camp grounds. The Eagle Point Camping is one of the most popular tourist destinations, set-up in the heart of the Western region. This park features superb accommodation, 4 star caravan and bountiful activities to execute in a striking yet dramatic setting. This parkland is spread across 20 acres of land over an outright peninsula and is flanked by the Bantry Bay on one side and snow-capped mountains on other side. Contact any van hire agency and debunk the forest as well as its sheltered waterfront and hilly terrains.
The pristine beaches would keep you engaged in beachside activities day long, while you can even do boating from the nearby slipway. Camping is a popular activity seen here. In addition to, the park also features a sail training center, two golf courses, stately mansions, art galleries, horse riding zones, bike rentals and much more. Its facilities include gas mantels, snacks bar, ice pack freezing amenities, Pitch & Putt / Mini Golf, public telephone booth, Wi-Fi access, laundry services, tennis courts etc. RVs and Activity Holiday Vouchers are also accepted here.
The open countryside region is also worth-exploring. So with the availability of car, you can explore the offbeat places as well as per your convenience. Another popular tourist destination is the Blarney Caravan and Camping Park. It is a 4 star rated property, located at a distance of 3 km away from the Blarney village. This is one of the frequently visited parks of the city and is only 8 km away from the city center. The campsite offersstriking views of the world famous Blarney Castle and the neighboring countryside. Other nearby attractions includes Cobh Heritage & Titanic Centre, Cork City Gaol Kinsale, the Old Middleton Jameson Distillery, Fota Wildlife Park etc.