Peru Community Project

I really liked the community service trip since I was helping people of the area. It makes one feel good because you are sharing your abilities along with theirs in building something better for them. You also get to see a beautiful country and a different way of life.

Evan Klofach | USA
 
 

Cork Coast Cycle

Quiet roads lined with wild, deeply scented flowers, plunging coastline and rural landscapes, this tour encapsulates the essence of southern Ireland, from rolling green fields to spectacular coastal rides. West Cork is also best known for its colourful villages all of which are brightly painted in a wonderful array of vibrant colours, with hanging baskets brimming with flowers out the front of every pub and shop. This is the more cosmopolitan part of rural Ireland with many choosing to settle in this idyllic setting. After a visit to the colourful town of Kinsale, where artists mingle with fishermen, the cycle route heads back to Cork for a final evening. Staying in specially handpicked B&Bs and Inns, the trip offers a full Irish cultural experience.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive Cork
DAY 2 Cycle to Gougane Barra (67kms)
DAY 3 Cycle via the coastal town of Bantry to Ahakista (43km)
DAY 4 Cycle to the fishing village of Baltimore (26kms)
DAY 5 Free day to horse ride, hike or visit the town of Skibereen
DAY 6 Follow the west Cork coastline to Clonakilty (57.5km)
DAY 7 Continue along the coast to Kinsale and return to Cork (70km)
DAY 8 Trip concludes

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Trip Code: CWS
Trip Grading: Moderate
Duration:  8 days
Activities:  Cycling
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Next Trip:  Daily from 1 May to 23 Sep
price: $1,320.00 USD

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Options & Supplements*
high season supplement US $45
single supplement US $400
single traveller surcharge US $500

*Prices listed are per person