Ocean Escapes offers the ultimate Cork Harbour Experience. Explore fascinating maritime heritage on a fun guided tour. Experience history, famous landmarks, marine-life, breath-taking views, and famous battle sites. Guests of the Carrigaline Court Hotel can avail of a 10% discount when booking their tours online. Please quote discount code ‘CCH’ when booking.
Highlights along the ancient port waterways include Rochespoint Lighthouse, Blackrock Castle, Spike Island Prison, Camden Fort Meagher, Haulbowline Naval Base (Ireland’s only Naval Base), Blackrock Castle, Martello Towers, Lord Inchiquin and the World’s first Yacht Club, Cobh, the last port of call for the Titanic, and more.
This 72-seater guided boat tour takes approximately 1.5hrs, and departs from Cobh at 10am and 4pm, and from Custom House Quay Cork City at 11.30am and 2pm. It’s a one-way trip so you can then enjoy free time in either Cork city or Cobh, before returning to your point of origin via the local train. These tours run daily for the summer season until September 2.
For thrill seekers and small groups, Ocean Escapes also operates exciting high-speed ribs. These allow you to avail of custom tours of the harbour throughout the year.
For more and to book see www.oceanescapes.ie.