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Cork City Tourist Information Centre

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Address: 83 Grand Parade, Cork, Ireland
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+353 21 427 3251

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We stopped here on our first day in Cork city to start our orientation. The staff were very helpful with maps, etc. They also gave us a great rundown of the various walking... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 January 2017
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have spent a lot of dosh having a service for people looking for budget b and b, or directions to county cork.

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NW Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

We stopped here on our first day in Cork city to start our orientation. The staff were very helpful with maps, etc. They also gave us a great rundown of the various walking tours marked with signs placed by the town council. Definitely a first stop in Cork

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Hornchurch, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Large tourist office convienently situated in the Grand Parade. Good selection of guides and literature. Knowledgable and helpful staff.

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

We called in on Sat 5th November around midday and found the most helpful and knowledgeable tourist information officer on duty. He knew so much about everything we asked about and more - just wished we could remember it all. Thanks to him, we found 'Henchey's' a great pub with live music, around the corner from our hotel, a good... More 

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Thank Howarth S
Shropshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

There is a wealth of information to be found here, most of it free, and the staff are friendly and helpful. There is a computer screen where you can easily find all you need to know about places to visit and how far away something is.

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Thank Tracey G
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Ever since we came home I keep telling everyone how hiring Paul from Cork Airport Taxi was the best decision I ever made. We originally contacted him to take us on a little tour of Cork, but after a couple emails decided to have him pick us up in Killarney and drive us down through Bantry, Mizen Head, Dromberg Stone... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We bought the Ring of Kerry Tour here. We were lucky no one else was in the office so we didn't have to wait and was in and out in about 15 minutes. The woman who helped us was nice but she really didn't know anything about the tour we wanted but she was great and called the tour company... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

We when in there a we was using Google map which just got us lost the staff was very helpful ever gave us a map and told us more things we could get to see

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Thank you to the gentlemen that help us with all information and maps to get around and places to visit and worth seeing, if not sure where to go , but first stop to get all you need for trips around cork

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

A big tourist information centre, with lots of free booklets. You will find everything you need to know about the country you are going to visit.

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