Garnish Island is an island in Glengarriff harbour, off of Bantry Bay in West Cork.
There is a restored Martello tower on the island dating from the time of the Napoleonic Wars (1803-1815).
In addition to the tower, there is also a Grecian Temple on the island, with a clock tower near the walled gardens, along with an Italian Temple and Italian Tea House (Casita).
The island is renowned for its beautiful and unique Italian gardens, which flourish in the micro-climate of Glengarriff harbour.
Ferries to the island also take in a tour of a resident seal colony in the vicinity.
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