Cork City Greenway Small-Group Cycling Tour

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Cork City Greenway Small-Group Cycling Tour

A leisurely cycle on a scenic cycle path on the edge of Cork City. The route is along the worlds second largest deep water harbour. The tour begins in a central Cork location, close to the train and bus stations.

The route is adjacent to Cork Harbour and along the disused Blackrock railway line. During the tour you will witness the life and hear the storied history of Cork harbour, the second largest deep-water port in the world. The Harbour was once of the world’s largest export of Beef and Dairy products, it was the final port of call for the Titanic, and it sheltered the American Navy in WW1. Today you can still see ships loading and offloading their cargo but you are as likely to witness locals out enjoying this natural amenity in theirs boats, kayaks and SUP’s.

On the tour you will pass the home of Cork GAA- Pairc Ui Chaoimh and the majestic Blackrock Castle and observatory.
After this tour you will be more acquainted with the geography and charming history of Cork.
* Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
* Starts: Cork, Ireland
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




A leisurely cycle on a scenic cycle path on the edge of Cork City. The route is along the worlds second largest deep water harbour. The tour begins in a central Cork location, close to the train and bus stations.

The route is adjacent to Cork Harbour and along the disused Blackrock railway line. During the tour you will witness the life and hear the storied history of Cork harbour, the second largest deep-water port in the world. The Harbour was once of the world’s largest export of Beef and Dairy products, it was the final port of call for the Titanic, and it sheltered the American Navy in WW1. Today you can still see ships loading and offloading their cargo but you are as likely to witness locals out enjoying this natural amenity in theirs boats, kayaks and SUP’s.

On the tour you will pass the home of Cork GAA- Pairc Ui Chaoimh and the majestic Blackrock Castle and observatory.
After this tour you will be more acquainted with the geography and charming history of Cork.

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Stop At: Cork, Cork, County Cork

A leisurely cycle on Cork’s Greenway – a slice of nature on the edge of Cork city. This is a scenic cycle, the route is along the worlds second largest deep water harbour and on an old railway line.

Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

Pass By: CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory, Blackrock Castle Castle Road Blackrock Village, Cork Ireland

During the tour you will pass the majestic Blackrock Castle and observatory

Pass By: Pairc ui chaoimh, Pairc Ui Chaoimh The Marina Ballintemple, Cork Ireland

On the tour you will pass the home of Cork GAA- Pairc Ui Chaoimh.

Stop At: The Marina, Blackrock, Cork, Ireland

Cycle along this beautiful waterfront Marina

Duration: 20 minutes