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    46 Tourist Attractions in Cork

    Must see places in Cork ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Cork and point of interests to visit.

  • Youghal

    #1 of 46 Things To Do in Cork

    Address: Youghal, Co. Cork, Ireland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Located 50 kilometers to the east of the city, Youghal is known to be a seaside resort for tourists and locals alike. The place is known for its historic monuments and activities like sailing, fishing...Read more

  • Blarney Castle

    #2 of 46 Things To Do in Cork
    Blarney Castle

    Address: Blarney, Co. Cork, Ireland

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Originally built in 1200 AD, the Blarney Castle has witnessed a lot of change of reigns and destroyed to be built back in the 1400s. Today the Blarney Castle is nothing less than a medieval marvel. Th...Read more

  • Fota Wildlife Park

    #3 of 46 Things To Do in Cork
    Fota Wildlife Park

    Address: Carrigtwohill, Co. Cork, Ireland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Fota Wildlife is a bucket-list topper in every animal and plant lover’s book! If you are travelling with family, then the place is sure to keep you busy for at least 3 hours. Highlights Incl...Read more

  • Cork City Gaol

    #4 of 46 Things To Do in Cork
    Cork City Gaol

    Address: Convent Avenue, Cork, Co. Cork, Ireland

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Cork City Goal was built in the 19th century and is one of the most crucial monuments if you want to know about the socio-political life in Ireland during the 1800s. The visitor center was opened ...Read more

  • English Market

    #5 of 46 Things To Do in Cork
    English Market

    Address: Grand Parade, Cork, Ireland

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A haven for food lovers, the English Market is located on the Grand Parade. Flooded with fresh vegetables, meats, cheeses and wines, it is only expected that the restaurants in the market will serve s...Read more

  • Saint Fin Barre's Cathedral

    #6 of 46 Things To Do in Cork
    Saint Fin Barre's Cathedral

    Address: Bishop Street, Cork, Ireland

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:30 pm Details

    Built in 19th century, St. Fin Barre’s Cathedral is known as one of the most cathedrals in Cork. The regal structures with gothic architecture are known for its French influences while the statu...Read more

  • Fitzgerald Park

    #7 of 46 Things To Do in Cork
    Fitzgerald Park

    Address: Mardyke, Cork, Ireland

    Timings: 08:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    If you are in the mood to take in some sun and spend a day in an urban garden, then Fitzgerald Park is the place to go while in Cork. The place is buzzing with artists and comedy performances on some ...Read more

  • Spike Island

    #8 of 46 Things To Do in Cork
    Spike Island

    Address: Off the coast of Cork, Ireland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Spike Island is located off the coast of Cobh Harbor and is known as the boarding place of the legendary Titanic. Ferry through the pristine Atlantic to the Island while enjoying a panoramic view of t...Read more

  • Ballycotton Cliff Walk

    #9 of 46 Things To Do in Cork
    Ballycotton Cliff Walk

    Address: Ballycotton, Cork, Ireland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Located 25 miles east off Cork city center, the Ballycotton Cliff Walk is one of the prominent light trekking places in Cork. The cliff overlooks a beautiful view of the Atlantic while the fishing har...Read more

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  • Fota House, Arboretum & Gardens

    Fota Island

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Elizabeth Fort

    Barrack Street, Cork, C

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Cork City Walls

    Bishop Lucey Park

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • James' Fort


    Historic and Protected Sites
  • The Titanic Trail

    High Rd

    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • The Lough

    An Loch

  • National Rowing Centre

    Farran Wood

  • Castlelake

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  • Cork Vision Centre at St. Peter's

    North Main St

  • Cork City Gaol Heritage Centre

    Convent Ave

  • Cobh Museum

    Scots Church High Rd

  • Cork Butter Museum

    O' Connell Square

  • Kinsale Regional Museum

    Market Sq

  • Cork Public Museum

    Fitzgerald's Park

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  • Piper's Funfair

    1 Point Rd

    Amusement Parks
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  • ORSO Kitchen & Bar

    8 Pembroke St

    Middle Eastern Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Bars
  • Mount Oval Bar

    Mount Oval Village

    Bars Restaurants
  • Le Chateau

    93 Patrick St

  • Franciscan Well Brewery

    North Mall

    Bars Restaurants
  • Clancy's

    15-16 Princes St

    Bars Restaurants
  • Old Oak

    113 Oliver Plunkett St

    Bars Music and Show Venues
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  • Ladbrokes

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Celtic Bookmakers

    6 Coburg St

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Hackett Bookmakers

    Unit 2 Eastgate Village Eastgate Retail Pk Little Island

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Bank Casino

    4 Father Matthew St

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Cashmans Bookmakers

    Head Office 1 Maylor St

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Tudor Casino

    38 Marlboro St

    Casinos and Gaming
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  • Fennell's Bay

  • Lower Cove

  • Whitebay

  • Myrtleville Beach

  • Poker

  • Fountainstown Beach

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  • Public Walkway

    Rochestown Rd

  • Victoria Road

    Victoria Rd

  • Scilly Walk

  • Walking(:

  • Compass Hill

  • Ballyannon Woods

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  • Cork Harbour Boats

    Lacaroe Glenbrook Passage

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Tackle Shop The

    6, Lavitts Quay

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Southside Angling

    Unit D Southgate Cork St 8

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Rinnashark Sac

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Atlantic Shellfish

    Hunting and Fishing
  • Orkon Fishing Tackle

    Hunting and Fishing
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  • Musgrave Park

    Pearse Rd

    Stadiums and Arenas
  • Curraheen Park Greyhound Stadium

    Curraheen Park

    Stadiums and Arenas
  • Turners Cross Stadium

    Curragh rd

    Stadiums and Arenas
  • Pairc Ui Rinn

    Boreenmanna Road, Ballinlough

    Stadiums and Arenas
  • Turners Cross Stadium (Cork City FC)

    Stadiums and Arenas
  • Carrigtwohill G.A.A Club Grounds

    Stadiums and Arenas
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