4 Things You Must See and Do in Ireland - John B. Wilson
4 Things You
Must See and
Do in Ireland
Prepared by John B. Wilson
I N T R O D U C T I O N
Visiting Ireland has always been on your
bucket list, not in the least because of the
country’s iconic landscapes and unique
culture. When you’re finally ready to plan your
Irish vacation, we’ve put together a list of
some of the things that you must see and do
when you’re in Ireland.
B L A R N E Y C A S T L E
Located in the lovely town of Blarney, which is close to the city of Cork, Blarney Castle is
best known for being home to the Blarney Stone. A supposed magic stone, it is said that
once you kiss it, you will be granted the gift of eloquence. People come from all over the
world to walk the winding, narrow stairs that lead to this stone. A guard and tour guide will
help you lean backwards and kiss the stone. And even if you’re plenty eloquent already and
don’t feel up to kissing a stone, you can still marvel at the beautiful castle grounds and
C L I F F S O F
M O H E R
These beautiful cliffs are an absolute must see when you’re visiting Ireland and are one the most
popular tourist attractions in the country. Located in County Clare, on the west coast, these limestone
cliffs tower up to 700 feet above the sea. The 8km walk will take you close to the edge, and you can
visit the highest point of O’Brien’s Tower and take in the spectacular views.
K I L L A R N E Y
N A T I O N A L P A R K
When you want to experience the truly wild, untamed side of Ireland, then you mist visit the
11,000-acre Killarney National Park. As you trek through this park, you will be met with a bevy
of beautiful sights, including moorlands, gardens mountain ranges, Roos Castle, the Gap of
Dunloe, and the Torc Waterfall. You’ll also get to see animals, such as deer, and beautiful
Irish flora and fauna.
G U I N N E S S
S T O R E H O U S E
No visit to Ireland is complete without visiting the Guinness Storehouse. This museum is situated inside
the a past fermentation plant right in Dublin. While taking a tour, you can learn all about the art of
crafting malt and the science behind fermentation. And, of course, you’ll also be able to sample some
tasty Guinness at the amazing Gravity Bar, which also has a fantastic panoramic view of Dublin.
T H A N K Y O U !