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Cork City Tours

Grand Parade | Opposite Tourist Information Office, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 430 9090
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Only average

A nice route that takes in all the sites, but the commentary was very basic, even condescending... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Brian M
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Drogheda, Ireland
Great tour, our driver knew a lot about Cork

We travelled with 3 young children and they all had a great time. The tour was the perfect length... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
KaronaMarona1986
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Drogheda, Ireland
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Welcome to Cork City Tours. With our 'Hop On/Hop Off' red, double-decker bus tours, see Cork city's main historical landmarks - The Butter Museum,Shandon Bells,Cork City Gaol,UCC and others. Tickets valid all day, get on and off as often as you wish.We also offer premium coach tours twice daily to the Jameson Experience in Midleton. Ticket includes admission to this historical distillery where Jameson is still brewed today. Enjoy a whiskey tasting without worrying about driving! Both Cork city bus tours begin at Grand Parade opposite the Cork Tourist Office.
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  • Very good24%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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Grand Parade | Opposite Tourist Information Office, Cork, Ireland
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+353 21 430 9090

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Reviewed 3 days ago

A nice route that takes in all the sites, but the commentary was very basic, even condescending. Driver sounded bored relaying the bits they spoke themselves. €15 a bit steep also. Could have been so much better.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We travelled with 3 young children and they all had a great time. The tour was the perfect length and the facts about the city were extremely interesting. Definitely worth a hop on.

Thank KaronaMarona1986
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A fantastic way to see the sights of Cork. The trip takes about an hour, we always do a complete circle first than go back for hop on hop off experience. The traffic in the city can get busy and some delays.

Thank BuddyPeter24
Reviewed 11 July 2017

On our journey across Southern/Westerns Ireland we felt we needed to visit the city of Cork. It was OK but there were far better things we could have done with our time. The bus tour was pretty average as is the city itself; even a...More

Thank MrandMrsSomerset
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The drivwers were friendly and helpful and their driving to a high standard. The recorded commentary was played in time with what was being talked about.

Thank BlakeyEdinburgh
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This takes you around all the major sites in Cork and is an excellent way to get your bearings if you've not been there before. Cork is a very hilly City and it's easy to be tempted to miss out some of the more "challenging"...More

Thank MathanTT
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Had time to kill and wanted to see a quick overview of the city. Made it with minutes to spare, the bus driver was pleasant and helpful. The automated talking tour presenter was quite good, easy to listen to and informative. The bus driver certainly...More

1  Thank Y3253JTmarkf
Reviewed 22 April 2017

A very poor standard of service, driving, navigation, and comfort. The driver was forever slamming on the brakes of the bus, when he wasn't driving too fast for us to be able to take good photographs. This made it quite uncomfortable to be able to...More

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Cork City T, Operations Manager at Cork City Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Dear Customer Firstly our sincerest apologies for falling short of your expectations on your recent trip on the Cork City Tour on which we carry many passengers every year. Our tour takes visitors through the main routes of a very busy city where all the...More

Reviewed 12 April 2017

We booked the hop on hop off bus and the Jameson Tour before we left home via the website. The Jameson tour coach picked us up and we had a great few hours at the factory. We also used the tour bus the following day...More

Thank Samantha M
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We did the Cork City Tour when we arrived in Cork. The driver was great. She was informative and quite funny. It was a great way to see the sights and decide which ones we would get off to visit. The tour provided a great...More

1  Thank Salle53
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franncharles
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Response from ThatCouple | Reviewed this property |
You can buy tickets on any bus. We caught the bus right by the English Market.
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