Don & Barry's Kinsale Historic Stroll. On this tour of Old Kinsale you'll learn about the town's links to "Man Friday" and the truth about Kinsale Hookers pirates. It departs from the town's tourist office daily at 11:15, and Monday to Saturday at 9:15 from May to September. Kinsale, Co. Cork. 021/477–2873. €6. Daily 11:5; also Mon.–Sat. 9:15, May–Sept.

Kinsale Harbour Cruises. For an overview of Kinsale's great natural harbor, take an hour-long cruise on the Spirit of Kinsale, offered by Kinsale Harbour Cruises. You'll hear informative commentary and view wildlife, including herons, seals, and otters. Pier Rd., Kinsale, Co. Cork. 086/250–5456. €12.50. Mid-Mar.–Sept., daily, weather permitting.

Kinsale Heritage Town Walks. Dermot Ryan, a native of Kinsale and a local-history enthusiast, leads guided town walks daily at 10:30 am and 4:30 pm. Kinsale, Co. Cork. 021/477–2729. €5.