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Cork, Ireland

Exploring Cork – Ireland’s Maritime Haven

Cork is more than just another city in Ireland; it’s a tapestry of cultural delights, a maritime gateway, and a hub for Irish gastronomy. Settled along the River Lee, Cork offers a vibrant atmosphere and a hearty welcome that’s quintessentially Irish.

Maritime Heritage: The Titanic Experience Cobh transports you back in time, offering a glimpse into the ill-fated ship’s connection with Cork. The maritime history and tales of survival make it an essential visit.

For the Foodie: The English Market is a culinary paradise in the heart of Cork. With its array of fresh produce, artisanal goods, and authentic Irish fare, it’s a gastronomic journey through Ireland’s flavors.

Natural Beauty: Blarney Castle and Gardens is not just about the famous stone; the surrounding gardens are a verdant oasis of tranquility and beauty, showcasing Ireland’s lush landscapes.

Cork invites you to immerse yourself in its maritime tales, savor its culinary delights, and explore its green sanctuaries. It’s a city where every street, every market stall, and every garden has a unique story waiting to be discovered.




State Ireland
Province Munster
Region Southern
County Cork


Cork, Ireland

Currency: Euro (€)

Language: English (Irish Gaelic is also spoken)

Weather Climate: Temperate maritime climate, characterized by mild winters and cool summers.

Major Airport: Cork Airport

Time from Dublin by flight: Approx. 1h

Major Train Station: Kent Railway Station

Time from Dublin by train: Approx. 2h 30m

Time from Dublin by car: About 2h 45m, depending on traffic.

Time Zone: Greenwich Mean Time (GMT); Irish Standard Time (IST) in summer.

Tourism Office Link: Pure Cork

TEL: +61 (0) 2 9267 8655
FAX: +61 (0) 2 9261 4361
Toll Free: 1300 307 077 (Australia Only)

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