Cork City & Cork County experiences

We’ve got the greatest Cork city and Cork county experiences and adventures.

For the best Things to do in Cork, check out our online guide. Our 5 star rated Cork walking tour is also a must-see experience.

These experiences are unique to Cork and are all must-see adventures when you come to the city…

Rent a bike and cycle to the breathtaking Cork harbour

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Embark on an exhilarating bike ride along Cork City’s Greenway, an idyllic route that winds its way to the stunning Cork Harbour.

Hire a Cork TFI bike in the City and pedal through picturesque landscapes, lush greenery, and scenic waterfronts, immersing yourself in the natural beauty that surrounds you.

Visit the Pirate Castle in Blackrock along Cork harbor

Journey to Blackrock Castle in Cork City and immerse yourself in a captivating fusion of history, science, and stunning architecture.

Explore the ancient fortifications, walk along the riverside promenade, and delve into interactive exhibits that unravel the mysteries of the cosmos.

A short bike ride from the city center of Cork. Blackrock castle is an adventure not to be missed.

Experience the bioluminescence of Lough (lake) Hyne at night

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Take a magnificent kayaking journey in this saltwater, one-of-a-kind natural marvel known as Lough Hyne. This lake contains living organisms that emit light which can be seen at night by kayakers on the lake.

A truly once-in-a-lifetime experience for those adventurous enough to kayak on this lake at night.

Whale watching off the Cork coast

Embark on an awe-inspiring adventure amidst the pristine waters off the coast of Cork, Ireland, with an extraordinary whale watching experience off the Cork coast. Prepare to be spellbound as you set sail on a journey to witness these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat.

Feel the wind in your hair and the splash of the waves from the Atlantic Ocean as you witness breathtaking nature unfold.

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Visit an authentic Irish village, take a train journey to Cobh

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Embark on a picturesque train journey to the charming town of Cobh (pronounced Cove) in Cork, Ireland.

As the train glides along the stunning coastline, you’ll be treated to breathtaking views of the sparkling waters and rolling green hills. Arriving in Cobh, you’ll be greeted by its rich maritime heritage, colourful architecture, and a warm welcome from the locals.

Unleash your wild side – visit Fota Wildlife Park

Embark on a captivating wildlife adventure at Fota Wildlife Park in Cork. Explore sprawling landscapes where exotic animals roam freely in their natural habitats, providing an immersive and ethical experience.

Witness up-close encounters with endangered species, participate in educational activities, and create cherished memories while supporting conservation efforts.

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Name your favourite Cork City or county adventure? Why was it so special? Leave a description in the comments…

Dara Burke is a local storyteller and True. Cork. Rebel. When he’s not helping guests experience the real ‘Rebel City’ on his Rebel City Tour of Cork, featuring local food, local drink, and exciting Rebel tales, he’s creating guides of things to do in Cork. Join him on his exciting Cork walking tour to immerse yourself in real Cork culture and make the most of your time in the city.

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