There is thousands and millions of tourists who go to visit the Castles
in Ireland. There are about a hundred castles there. But the best ones
are highlighted in this article.
Blarney Castle is located at the south of Ireland and thousands of people
visit per annum. It is definitely worth paying a visit. The legend here
says to kiss the Blarney Stone and to get the gift of the gab. It is
a tradition to climb the ten flights of stairs to reach to the stone
at the roof of main castle’s tower. The best feature of this castle
is the floral beautiful gardens which are covering an area of more than
60 acres. It was built about some 600 years ago by the Irish Chieftain
Ashford Castle is situated at the west of Ireland Fairytale Castle.
It is like 800 years old and is popular as it was being governed by
the royalty known as the Guinness family. It was being kept in the best
condition and now it is a 5 star hotel. Spending a night in the hotel
like a royalty is worth trying. It is also hosting many of the world’s
famous wedding venues by having gold interior and also freshly manicured
lawns. It is located in County Galway.
Bunratty Castle is another beautiful structure that stands on the land of Ireland. It is located at the Folk Park which used to be a trading camp back in 970 AD. It is only seven miles away from the Airport of Shannon and hence it is easily accessible by the tourists. The original castle was being destroyed back then inn a war between the English Kings and the Irish Chieftains. However now it is the best destination for festivities. Women are dressed in feudal gowns enjoying the traditional flavors of the Ireland. They are served with the Pork, Potato Soup, Mulled Mead, Goblets and bread. The only relaxation is by sitting on a bench with family or friends and enjoying the ambience of the castle.
Doe Castle is in County Donegal which is at the west north of Ireland is one of the best examples of the architecture style. It is being walled in between the water and was constructed on a peninsula with a trench sliced into the rock of the land side. In short Doe Castle is look like a floating boat inside the water. The water is surrounding the Castle from three sides. The best sight is given from the Carrigart Creeslough which is like ten miles from the Dunfanaghy village.