There are 3 sandy beaches which are ideal for swimming, The Dock, Sandycove, & Garretstown (Blue Flag). Bicycle hire is available on Pearse St. – 100 metres away. The local Farmers Market ( which is 150 metres from the Gallery Guesthouse) is held on Tuesdays & boasts a wide selection of stalls with fresh produce. Enjoy a stroll along the pier & view the colourful array of fishing boats, sailing vessels & motor boats. The town park, also on the pier is ideal for a leisurely rest & is particularly attractive when the flower display is in bloom. For those who are interested in aquatics, there are a variety of leisure craft for charter, and Oysterhaven is an established centre for Windsurfing. Finally there are a great variety of Cafe`s many of which are outdoor, thereby creating a sophisticated atmosphere in Kinsale.