Any trip to Ireland has to tick off a trip to Cork City. As Ireland’s third city (after Dublin and Belfast), it’s a busy, friendly city with plenty to do. For a pleasant shopping experience, walk the lengths of Patrick’s Street, Oliver Plunkett’s street, Grand Parade, North Main street.

Raining? Take shelter and continue shopping in one of the several shopping centres available. And there are plenty of restaurants, cafes, where you can relax and watch the world go by.

Cork City Highlights:

  • St Finbarr’s Cathedral
  • The City Hall
  • Cork City Gaol
  • Cork Vision Centre
  • The Lifetime Lab
  • The English Market
  •  Patrick Hill, Shandon, Montenotte, Sunday’s Well to enjoy panoramic views of the City

To find out all Cork City has to offer, please visit Cork City Council’s website at