Munster is Ireland's most southerly province. It is made up of counties Clare, Cork, Kerry, Limerick, Tipperary and Waterford. Munster has become an essential visit for anyone travelling to Ireland. There are many monasteries and ancient castles spread throughout the province. Munster was home to Ireland's Patron Saint, St. Patrick, for several years and during his time he founded numerous churches and religious orders. Many of these churches are still standing today. Perhaps the most famous of Ireland's churches Saint Fin Barre's Cathedral is located in the centre of Cork City.
Only a few miles from here stands Blarney Castle and it's famous Blarney Stone of which legend has it any visitor who kisses it shall be granted the 'Gift of the Gab'... or the ability to 'Talk as freely as an Irishman'. One of the world's most famous landmarks are The Cliffs of Moher based in County Clare.
Religious Tours of Ireland have become hugely popular over the past couple of decades in Ireland. Munster is the perfect location for a Faith Based Tour. Munster is also seeped in a rich tradition of music. Irish Folk Music, with origins and variations spread across Ireland, have deep roots in Munster. Especially in County Kerry where it seems every pub you walk into has a group of musicians either in full swing or getting ready to play. Munster is a great location for anyone looking to take part in Music Tours of Ireland.
Discover Ireland Tours are an Irish destination management company offering extensive knowledge from our team of experts and experienced local contacts to clients looking to organise a tour of Ireland. We are a business to business Incoming Tour Operator providing destination management services across all of our tours. If you would like to plan and arrange your own tour of Ireland, independently from Discover Ireland Tours, please get in contact with any of the following companies directly we hope you find the following listings to be helpful. Please note we are not responsible for the content of third-party websites. We do not offer recommendations or vouch for quality.
What really sets Munster apart as a tour destination is it's amazing people. Their friendliness, openness and genuine warmth will ensure that whether you are staying in a B&B, a Hotel or a Luxury Castle you time in Munster will be both relaxing and informative.
When choosing your accommodation in Munster there are numerous factors to take into consideration. Ranging from the size of your tour to the type of the attractions you wish to see. There are ample B&B's, Guesthouses and Hotels spread across the cities, towns and villages of Munster.
The Golden Vale, spreading across Limerick, Tipperary and Cork is known as The Most Fertile Land in Ireland and is an essential visit for anyone planning Farm Tours of Ireland. The livestock and horticultural processes of farmers in the area are admired and studied the world over.
Anyone planning their own Incentive Tours of Ireland is in for a treat in Munster. From The Old Head of Kinsale Golf Course in Cork to the numerous retreats scattered around the province of Munster there is something to keep everyone entertained.
Perched atop the cliffs overlooking the Atlantic, Bunnyconnellan is a long-established, family-run restaurant with a history as rich as its surroundings. Affectionately known as “Bunny’s” among the locals, this venue boasts stunning views of Cork Harbour and offers a birds-eye view of Roche’s Point.
Myrtleville, Co. Cork
+353 21 483 1213
Housed in a splendidly restored 19th century Georgian residence in Listowel’s magnificent Square, the Museum takes you on a stimulating journey of discovery through the song and stories of our renowned Kerry Writers.
Listowel, Co. Kerry
+353 68 22212
Cork Golf Club is an Alister Mackenzie designed championship golf course that is located in the scenic parklands of Cork harbour. The course is built on free-draining limestone with many unusual features incorporating old limestone quarries and the inner reaches of Cork Harbour that combine to make Cork Golf Club a true golfing challenge.
Little Island, Co. Cork
+353 21 435 3451
Tracton Arts & Community Centre is located in beautiful, rural surroundings near the village of Minane Bridge, County Cork. It offers a broad range of facilities in a magnificently restored and extended old school house including conference room facilities and a theatre.
Minane Bridge, Co. Cork
+353 21 488 7770
Terra Nova is a beautifully designed, award winning garden set in the Golden Vale of Co. Limerick. They pride themselves on having the most amazing fairy emporium around and welcome visitors to call any time of the year.
Kilmallock, Co Limerick
+353 (0)63 90744
Tom Crean Fish & Wine is an Award Winning Restaurant & Townhouse in Kenmare, Co Kerry. It is run by Tom Crean’s granddaughter Aileen Crean O’Brien. Definitely a must see.
Kenmare, Co. Kerry
+353 (0)64 6641589
For over 100 years we have provided sustenance to the traveler in our fine establishment in beautiful Monkstown in Co. Cork, Ireland. Excellence, Quality and Service have become synonymous with our offerings. Well worth an evening.
Monkstown, Co. Cork
+353 (0)21 - 4842172
Located less than 15 minutes from the Cliffs of Moher: the Burren Smokehouse Visitor Centre! If you are curious as to how to smoke salmon this is the place. Discover their first kiln and their unique salmon mosaics. Taste othe amazing freshly Smoked Organic Salmon!
Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare
+353 65 7074432
Play golf in one of the most wonderful locations Ireland has to offer, stay in the splenderous four star holiday homes or enjoy a warm welcome in the Lee Valley Bar & Restaurant
Ovens, Co Cork
+353 (0) 21 733 1721
Specialising in School Tours, Corporate Outings and general good times... Nevsail Watersports is the Go-To Extreme Sports Adventure Centre in the Shannon region. Located in both Limerick and Clare.
Co Limerick & Co Clare
+353 86 330 8236
Enjoy a great family day out on this lush 65 acre goat farm. Tours can be arranged for groups of all sizes. Pet a goat and taste some delicious goats' cheese.
Ennistymon, Co. Clare
+353 65 68 36633
With over 20 years experience in the culnerary industry each, Mark & Bernie founded cookery school Just Cooking based on their mutual love of Fine Food. Located in a quaint village setting.
Firies, Co Kerry
+353 (066) 979 3660
Dingle Horse Riding offer spectacular horse riding treks on the amazing Dingle peninsula. On the beaches and across the mountains and hills of this beautiful landscape this is a day trip not easilly forgotten.
Dingle, Co. Kerry
+353 66 915 2199
Kate over at Flavour.ie does an amazing Food Walking tour of Clonakilty, Head over to her website to see the details of this and so much more! Her famous tours run every friday from June to August and fill up fast so book now!.
Clonakilty, Co Cork
+353 86 205 9360
A website dedicated to all things relating to West Clare. An unspoilt area of Ireland that takes visitors back to an idyllic version of Ireland's west.
West Clare, Co. Clare
+353 87 696 8538
Voyager is a twin engine catamaran specifically designed for whale and dolphin watching tours. The boat leaves Baltimore Harbour daily at 9.30am and 2.15pm.
Baltimore, County Cork
00 353 (0) 86 120 0027
Situated on some of the finest land in Ireland, on the lush pastures of Mitchelstown County Cork you'll find Mitchelstown Golf Club. Founded in 1910 and one of Munster's finest.
Ballyvaughan, Co. Clare
+353 (0)25 24072
Situated in the Burren, County Clare, Aillwee Cave features endless natural wonders such as a frozen waterfall and the now extinct brown bear bones. An essential visit for anyone in the area.
Ballyvaughan, Co. Clare
With tall dunes and coastal crevice lurking around every corner players at Waterville Golf Links are constantly kept entertained. Bordered by Lough Currane and the Atlantic Ocean.
Waterville, Co. Kerry
011 353 66 947 4102
See Cork's coastline as you've never seen it before with Ocean Addicts. With Bed and Breakfast, lunch and snacks throughout the day all included. Underwater diving from one of two Excalibur RIBs.
Kinsale, Co. Cork
+353 87 7903211
If you have an interest in Irish culture and find yourself in New Mexico then be sure to get in contact with the lovely folks at the Irish American Society of New Mexico. What a great resource and lots of fun events too!
New Mexico, USA
Located on Bridge Street in Waterford city the Fitzwilton hotel is the perfect base for exploring Waterford and the surround area. Check it out!
+353 51 84 69 00
Muckross Park Hotel & Spa is one of the most luxurious 5 Star Hotels in Killarney with views and a location that are second to none.
Killarney National Park, Co. Kerry
+353 (0) 64 6623400
The Tower Hotel & Leisure Centre, owned by the Neville family, is located in the heart of Waterford City. The hotel offers accommodation in 134 bedrooms as well as leisure and fitness facilities, including a gym, pool, spa and Renu treatment rooms.
The Mall, Co. Waterford
+353 (0)51 862300
This wonderfully located hotel and spa situated right on the shores of Dingle Bay. Fully featured with a bar, restaurant and luxurious spa this is a perfect getaway location in the south west of Ireland.
+353 (0) 66 915 0200
This charming old world hotel set in the centre of the beautiful town of Dingle Co Kerry. With a Bar next door and offering all the luxury and warth one would expect from a traditional hotel this truly is a great place to stay!
+353 (0)66 915 1638
Packed with quality hotel and restaurant reviews this excellent website and resource run by Mairead and her tream is a must for anyone looking to choose a good quality hotel or restaurant in Ireland. Check it out!
+353 (0)87 242 6781
From the all day dining experience to the luxurious accommodation Ballyseede Castle is the base for a trip to the Kingdom. Also a very popular wedding venue.
+353 66 7125799
Located in the picturesque setting of Killarney, County Kerry The Ross Hotel is the perfect mixture of modern comfort and classical taste. Ideal base for a family break or even a quick drink.
+353 64 6631855
Hotel Doolin is situated in the centre of Doolin, a town noted as being the traditional Irish music and Cultural capital of Ireland. a 4 star hotel with the Cliffs of Moher as a backdrop.
Doolin, Co. Clare
+353 (0)21 464 3700
With great bar and restaurant facilities and a none more central location in the vibrant and colorful city of Cork, The Metropole Hotel is a must visit for anyone planning a tour of Munster.
McCurtain Street, Co. Cork
+353 (0)21 464 3700
Located only a one minute walk from Killarney Town. Hotel Killarney is the ideal location for anyone wishing to take in everything that the magical town of Killarney has to offer.
Killarney, Co. Kerry
+353 (0)64 6626200
This family run guesthouse is just a 3 minute walk from the centre of Tipperary town and has been operating since 1968. With the Galtee mountains close by this is the perfect base for those wishing to explores the local outdoors.
Tipperary Town, Co. Tipperary
This 18th century house located in Nenagh Co. Tipperary is perfect events venue and B&B for when you want accommodation on a grand scale. Its unrivalled peace and tranquility make its 76 acre setting next to Lough Ourna one to be savoured.
Nenagh , Co. Tipperary
+353 (0) 67 38223
Ore a Tava House is a homely Bed and Breakfast situated in a peaceful woodland area just 1km from Lisdoonvaran. It is ideally located if you plan to visit the awe inspiring landscape of the Burren
Lisdoonvarna , Co. Clare
+353 (065) 7074086
Situated in the South Tipperary/North Waterford area Glasha Farmhouse is a beautiful guesthouse in a great location. Far away from the highways and stresses of modern life.
Ballymacarby , Co.Waterford
+353 (0) 52 6136108
Perched on a rocky outcrop overlooking the river Blackwater Dromana House is surrounded by 600 acre privately owned estate. There are garden and woodland walks a plenty.
Beachview is a family-run and family friendly B&B located in Allihies on Cork's Beara Peninsula. Offering a very personal service and immaculate rooms.
Allihies, Co. Cork
Offering spacious en suites and glorious mountain views Ashfield B&B , located in Kenmare, County Kerry, is the perfect setting for a weekend break or a family getaway.
Kenmare, Co. Kerry
+353 86 3179392
Luxury 5 Star accommodation in the picturesque mountain village of Kilfinane, Co. Limerick. Get off the beaten track and enjoy an authentic Irish experience.
Clares Rock Hostel is located in the heart of the Burren beside the famous Burren National Park. Idealy suited to those on walking and hiking tours in the area it is also close to all the major attractions in the Burren.
Well known for it's warm welcome and distinctly Irish hospitality The Rainbow Hostel is the perfect base for anyone looking for budget accommodation in the Kerry region. Camping also available.
+353 (0)66 915 1044
This fanstastic website is home to some of Irelands best independent hostels. Check out their extensive portfolio of unique and boutique hostels online now!
00 353 (74) 9730130
If you are looking at having your wedding in Ireland then be sure to speak to Bláthnaid at Little Flower Weddings. Based in Lahinch in West Clare she is the perfect contact for all your Irish wedding organisation needs.
This amazing alternative wedding photographer has an stunning eye for capturing a truly unique and timeless wedding. Her website is worth a look for the pictures alone! Highly recommended!
+353 87 656 2527
Car Rental Ireland is an Irish company providing car hire services to customers from a choice of nine locations in Ireland including the main airports.
Cork , Kerry and Shannon.
+353 1 844 1944
Irish Car Rentals offers cheap car & van service at locations across Ireland. Irish Car Rentals is a member of the Car Rental Council of Ireland (CCI)
Cork , Kerry and Shannon.
1 866 434 7778
CARHIRE.ie are specialists in low cost cheap car hire for customers vacationing in Ireland. They have a great ranges of benifits and locations around Ireland.
Cork , Kerry and Shannon.
+353 1 844 1944