ISS - Blarney Castle Trip Nov 2021 Back to events list

Date: November 13th, 2021 from 10:00 to 15:30
Price:Student (FullTime) €9.0
Venue: Blarney Castle
Website: https://www.blarneycastle.ie/

Meet-up location: MTU / Rossa Ave Bus Stop (219) 10am - 3.30pm


Blarney Castle was built nearly six hundred years ago by one of the Ireland's greatest chieftans, Cormac McCarthy, and has been attracting attention ever since. Over the last few hundred years, millions have flocked to Blarney making it a world landmark and one of the Ireland's greatest treasurer. Now that might have something to do with the Blarney Stone, the legendary Stone of Eloquence, found at the top of our tour. (Sadly, current due to COVID reasons, you cannot kiss it!)

We recommend everyone to bring some food with you and have a nice picnic lunch at the Gardens but there is also some food on the property.

After the Blarney Castle visit, we will travel to Blarney Woolen Mills - one of the biggest shop that sells wool product. We will stay there for about 30-45 minutes.
We hope everyone could join us on this trip for a great experience, please do email us if you have any questions. isscit@gmail.com

  • TICKET SELLING FOR THIS TRIP WILL BE CLOSED ON Friday, November 12th AT 12:00. 
  • You can also purchase a ticket with cash from the Societies Office, 1 floor Student Centre, Bishopstown

Ticket price includes

  • Return transport from MTU Bishopstown
  • Entry to Blarney Castle and Gardens

WEEKEND Weather

Saturday and Sunday will stay mostly settled with a mix of cloud and sunny spells and slack winds, while an isolated patchy of light rain or drizzle may develop it will be predominantly dry with near average temperatures for the time of year.

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