Blarney Tourism

Visit Blarney - Best of Blarney

Blarney (Irish: an Bhlarna, meaning "the little field") is a town and townland in County Cork, Ireland. It lies 8 km (5.0 mi) north-west of Cork and is famed as the site of Blarney Castle, home of the legendary Blarney Stone.


Blarney in Ireland awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Blarney. When planning a trip to Blarney, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Waterford. Waterford, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like House Of Waterford Crystal, Waterford Treasures - Three Museums In The Viking Triangle, Bishops Palace Cafe. Also, to reach Blarney, you'll have to take a flight to Waterford; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Blarney.

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Facts and Stats for Blarney*

  • Pollution Statistics in Blarney

    Know the pollution level of Blarney before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 7.29 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 20 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.75 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 22.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 4.55 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 35 (Low)
  • Blarney: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Blarney for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Blarney.

    • Burglary and Theft 26.09 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 22.46 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 24.64 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 19.57 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25.75 (Low)
    • Attacks 26.1 (Low)
    • Drug offense 44.57 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 88.41 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 63.97 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.09 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 13.41 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 36.4 (Low)
  • Living in Blarney - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Blarney is 193.36 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 71.24 (High)
    • Climate Index 90.41 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 16.13 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 33.03 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 81.86 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 61.93 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.15 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 111.08 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Blarney

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Blarney

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.29 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.74 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.56 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 94.73 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 86.52 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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