County Cork is the Republic of Ireland’s largest county and is found in the south west of Ireland. Country Cork is a popular place to visit. The county is home to some of the most amazing scenery in Ireland, the lively city of Cork and a wonderful holiday atmosphere which can be found in the east of the county on a luxury cottage break.
Cork city has even been awarded ‘Third best city in the world to visit in 2010’, by the Lonely Planet Guide. In terms of places to visit and great attractions, Cork can offer a fantastic selection. Why not spend your days exploring Cork’s great heritage at Charles Fort, Fota House and Gardens, Riverstown House or Blackrock Castle Observatory? You can even take on a new hobby and try your hand at pottery, Irish cooking or painting.
Families will enjoy the many exciting activities available, especially at Youghal, the beautiful, ancient, walled, seaport town. Experiences include bike rides, pony and trap excursions, sailing lessons, family cruises and canoeing. There is also Fota Wildlife Park for a fantastic day out with the kids.
Whether you opt for a luxury log cabin holiday or a romantic getaway, have a fantastic time in this part of Ireland.