The Rock of Cashel, Co. Tipperary, captured on one of our Ireland Tours The Rock of Cashel, Co. Tipperary, captured on one of our Ireland Tours

10 Images You Can Only See in Ireland

A selected collection of 10 photographs taken from various locations in Ireland ranging from iconic scenes to just plain stunning images.

Kylemore Abbey, Galway, Ireland

1: Kylemore Abbey

It was founded on the grounds of castle during World War One by Benedictine Nuns after they fled Belgium during World War 1. The abbey opened its doors to the public with escorted tours since the 1970s.

This historical sight is one of the stops on "Deluxe Irish Castle" Escorted Tour.
Mystical Horse, Ireland

2: Mystical Horse

A mare, alone in the field, in the West of Ireland. A common site throughout the countryside, and marvellously exhibits the islands organic beauty

Giant's Causeway, Antrim, Northern Ireland

3: Giant's Causeway

A natural phenomenon caused by an ancient volcanic eruption, it is the subject of Irish legend whereby the causeway was constructed by a giant named Fionn mac Cumhaill.

Guests have the opportunity to witness the natural wonder on our "Iconic Northern Ireland" Tour
Rock of Cashel, County Tipperary, Ireland

4: Rock of Cashel

Known as Carrig Phádrig in Irish, Rock of Cashel is located in co. Tipperary. At sunset the site emerges even more stunning.

A feature on both "Iconic Scenes of Ireland" Tour and "Deluxe Irish Castle" Escorted Tour.
River Shannon in Ireland's West

5: River Shannon

Is the longest river in Ireland. Part of Irish mythology, where Foinn caught the salmon of knowledge.

The majestic waterway is incorporated into our "Irish Castles and Back Roads Tour and "Deluxe Irish Castle" Escorted Tour.
Dog on a Donkey, Galway City, Ireland

6: Dog on Donkey

This adorable gimmick can be witnessed in Galway city year round. Their status has propelled them into national culture.

Ring of Kerry, County Kerry, Ireland

7: Ring of Kerry

A circular tourist route which bypasses major attractions across the county. In this particular image, the distinguished Skellig Michael island can be seen in the background, with typical Irish cattle grazing.

The vibrant nature of the Ring of Kerry can be experienced on the "Iconic Scenes of Ireland" Tour and "Deluxe Irish Castle" Escorted Tour.
The Burren, County Clare in the West of Ireland

8: Burren

A popular geographical location for visitors. The karst terrain is contructed of mainly limestone pavements. Burren National Park is the smallest national park (of six) in the country.

Malahaide Castle, Dublin, Ireland

9: Malahaide Castle

Has a rich militarian history. Famous historical figures from Henry II to Oliver Cromwell have cited the castles importance in trying to gain a foothold in Ireland.

The Hill of Tara, County Meath, Ireland

10: Hill of Tara

An archaeological complex cited in Irish folklore as the seat of the High King of Ireland. The landmark is also mentioned as a scared place in mythology, and functions as a gateway to the underworld and a residence for gods. The iconic artefact hosts thousands of tourists every year.

The Hill of Tara is part of the itinerary for the "Deluxe Irish Castle" Escorted Tour.

My Ireland Travel Guide

Barrels at the Guinness Storehouse in Dublin, Ireland

Dublin City

Ireland's much-loved capital and the gateway to the Emerald Isle. A vibrant, modern and outward-facing city, most Ireland tours and vacations begin here. Read more...

  • Guinness Storehouse
  • Trinity College
  • Temple Bar Quarter
  • The Book of Kells
  • Dublin Castle
About Dublin
Lighthouse in Hook Head

Wicklow & the East

This wild landscape of gorse and bracken is home to many of Ireland's most significant archaeological finds, as well its grandest estates. Read more...

  • Powerscourt Estate
  • Glendalough Settlement
  • Brú na Bóinne
  • Battle of The Boyne
  • National Stud
About the East
The Cliffs of Moher

Galway & the West

Pack walking boots, a camera and a sense of adventure as you head west for Galway, County Clare and the Wild Atalantic Way. Heritage, tradition and Read more...

  • Kylemore Abbey
  • Cliffs of Moher
  • Clonmacnoise Settlement
  • Clare Music Sessions
  • The Burren Landscape
About the West
Kilkenny Castle by the riverside

Kilkenny & South-East

The sunny South East. Ireland's warmest and driest region is also one of its most popular destinations with tourists and locals alike. Read more...

  • The Rock of Cashel
  • Waterford Crystal
  • Lismore Castle
  • Tintern Abbey
  • St Canice's Cathedral
The South East
Sheep in Kerry, Ireland

Cork and Kerry

Wind-swept, welcoming and rugged, Ireland South West typifies what visitors expect Ireland to look like – vibrant, vivid and verdant. Read more...

  • Cork English Market
  • Blarney Castle
  • The Ring of Kerry
  • Killarney Nat. Park
  • Skellig Michael
The South West
Trad Session in Donegal, Ireland

Donegal and Sligo

Less well-trodden than Dublin, Belfast or Killarney, this picturesque region invites you to get outdoors. Don't forget your camera! Read more...

  • Slieve League Cliffs
  • Lakes and Loughs
  • Maghera Beach
  • Errigal Mountain
  • Glencolmcille Village
The North West
The Giants Causeway in Northern Ireland

Belfast & The North

In peace, Belfast and the North have staked their rightful claim as some of the Island of Ireland's most iconic and cultural regions. Read more...

  • The City of Belfast
  • Titanic Belfast
  • Giant's Causeway
  • Carrick-a-Rede
  • The City of Derry
Northern Ireland
Solo traveller admiring the coastal view in Ireland

Ireland Solo Travel

Whether you're looking to meet new people or just yearning get away from it all, Ireland is a great place to travel independently. Read more...

  • Experience the Culture
  • Find Your Inner Peace
  • Discover New Paths
  • Start a Course
  • Experience the Nightlife
Northern Ireland

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