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Rock of Cashel

Cashel, Ireland
+353 62 61437
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A majestic medieval fortress now in ruins: contains the Hall of Vicars and a 13th century cathedral.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Cashel, Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

I fell in love with the pictures of the Rock of Cashel while researching our trip to Ireland and had high expectations. The Rock of Cashel blew them all away! It's beautiful and offers an amazing view of the town and surrounding countryside. We're usually...More

Thank caesarmom
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I recommend the guided tour which was very informative and humorous at times. Very informative and great few hours spent on site.

1  Thank Graham G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was a bleak, blustery and cold day when we visited here. However, still very worthwhile. There us pay parking available at the foot of the Rock and the way there well signposted through the town of Cashel. The site itself us very impressive from...More

1  Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 3 days ago

it looks foreboding as you approach it from the nearby pay carpark, but once you're actually on site, there's not an awful lot to see. I arrived just as a tour had started so joined the back and followed around as the young lady gave...More

Thank psychokilla
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not a castle, but interesting 1000 year old historical site. Visitor center has explanatory video, and tour guides discuss the historical importance of the site. Beautiful views on a clear day. You have access to the ruins, but not the tower.

Thank Brandy P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Really can't pass this one! Very informative, and humerus...as only the Irish can take the mickey out of themselves! A pretty amazing sight with a long snd tumultuous history. ......And looks amazing driving towards it!!

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Rock of Cashel is the perfect place to feel like a princess (or a king!) You can really imagine how days went there years ago! Plus, there's an amazing view to the sunset and to the city from the top of the castle!

Thank Patricia92ms
Reviewed 5 days ago

Made famous in so many photos, it is even more impressive in person. It rained the day we visited, so crowds were small and we took our time walking through the buildings and grounds. Not to be missed! If you stay at Bailey;s Hotel, you...More

Thank AlfieandOllie
Reviewed 5 days ago

I recently visited The Rock in a small group and joined a guided tour which was just starting as we entered. I was last at The Rock as a child when the varied style of buildings was a puzzle. Not anymore ! The tour covers...More

Thank Stearman79
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful castle on the rock of Cashel, in Tipperary. Very impressive place, especially if the sky is overcast, the appearance is that of a castle from the movie. The landscape that can be enjoyed from the rock, often windy, is beautiful and goes really far...More

Thank Flavio B
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Dejavu612
20 August 2017|
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Response from Eric D | Reviewed this property |
car hire is your best choice -public transport in tipperary is very poor -can take a couple of hours to go a relatively short distance. the rock is well worth the visit now though -the refurbishment of carmac's chapel has... More
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Trulyian
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Response from Weasel1962 | Reviewed this property |
£9 for an adult from memory.
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TexasTraveler004
2 August 2017|
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Response from Cleaver_Jones | Reviewed this property |
There shouldn't be. I was there in April and they had just taken it down. The rebuilding is stunning. The combination and contrast of limestone and sandstone extraordinarily beautiful. However, I don't know whether they've... More
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