Many of Cork’s most popular attractions are located within easy driving distance of Mitchelstown, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Two of the places not to miss are the marvelous Mitchelstown Golf Club and the remarkable Mitchelstown Cave. Two other great attractions that are close by Mitchelstown are the Annes Grove Gardens and Ballyhooly Castle.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a great vacation choice. Step inside some of the remarkable museums such as Kilmallock Museum in Limerick. Enjoy seeing the region’s best and brightest performing live at the Friars Gate Theatre in Limerick.
Cork offers those who are visiting a wide variety of sights. As you are planning your itinerary, be sure to schedule enough time to see them all. For a tour of the nearby historic attractions, visit Lismore Castle in Lismore.
To experience this region’s leafier side, head for the greens at the Lismore Golf Club in Lismore and the Mallow Golf Course in Mallow.
See popular sporting heroes, the Cork GAA, take to the field at the iconic Pairc Ui Rinn. On weekends the stadium is filled with blue and white, as local Gaelic football lovers come together to cheer on their beloved team.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, think about staying at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Make reservations for the Cahir House Hotel, the Lismore House Hotel, or the Aherlow House Hotel & Lodges, Tipperary.