The People's Republic
Visit Cork and you’ll find a true blend of old and new. Contemporary art in historic buildings, chic cocktails in the Victorian Quarter and people of all ages revelling in the atmosphere.
Experience the charm of Clonakilty, enjoy the famous hospitality of Skibbereen and admire the golden beaches dotted around this stunning county.
There’s so much to the beautiful People’s Republic of Cork, you’ll find yourself returning time and time again.
Things to do in Cork
Go on an adventure in County Cork to wildlife parks and see some of the world’s most endangered animals before spotting secret coves and hidden beaches from Ireland’s only cable car.
Follow the River Lee back into the city and catch an opera performance before walking the lively streets and catching a movie at a film festival. With a fascinating history and amazing beaches, a trip to West Cork is essential.
With so many great things to do in County Cork, it’s no wonder why it’s loved so much.
Discover accommodation in Cork
Find great places to stay across Cork with Discover Ireland, all assessed by Fáilte Ireland for quality assurance. Book your perfect short break stay.
Food and drink in Cork
Long known for its amazing food, Cork has been serving up fresh local produce and incredible meals for decades. The passion for food and cooking has found its way to every town in the county.
Make sure you try a local pint when you’re enjoying unique foods at one of the county’s famous food markets. Or learn a skill for life at a cookery course on a remote island in the Atlantic Ocean.
See for yourself why people love the food and drink in County Cork.