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James Fort, Kinsale

Categories: Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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4/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web
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  • everyone goes to charles fort so to be a bit different, visit james fort. Although you cant go inside it, its still great to walk around and take it in. there are hidden paths around it, tunnels and s...  read more »
  • It's smaller and not spectacular but worth seeing, and a good view of Charles Fort across the bay. Glad we went. 
  • It's a lovely walk from the town out to James Fort with great views of the town and across to Summercove and Charles Fort. Get the Billy McVitie "Ferry" back into the harbour to finish off a lovely mo...  read more »
  • Fantastic views at the end of a great walk. Do not forget to visit Charles Fort opposite which has been much restored in recent years.
  • Wonderful walks around and down to the Blockhouse. Great views all the way around, but it's sad that you can't climb to the top of the towers any more (Health and Safety, eh?)
  • Very tranquil and pretty. Few tourists as it is outside reasonable walking distance for most touristy types.
  • Make sure you go right to the end for a great view!
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