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Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh

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Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour of Cobh

Operating daily since 1998, this 1 hour gentle stroll through the heritage town of Cobh explores the diverse and magnificent history of Cork harbour, its environs and the architecturally preserved streetscape. The engaging narrative brings together the amazing maritime, emigrant and social history of the area. Cobh was the main departure point for millions of Irish emigrants to the US. It was the last port of call for RMS Titanic, it received the victims and survivors after the sinking of the Lusitania during the first world war. Over many centuries, the invasions, departures, arrivals and utilisation of the port by many different peoples have crafted a fascinating story that will enthral and engage the visitor no matter what their interests. Created by the renowned Dr Michael Martin, this tour will bring you new knowledge and fascinating insights into world stories in the environment in which they were created.
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You'll start at
Commodore Hotel
4 Westbourne Pl, Kilgarvan, Cork, P24 WR60, IrelandCheck in at reception and then meet at front Door of the Commodore Hotel Cobh.
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    The Titanic Trail
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
    Traveller will be engrossed in the information and perspectives they get on this narrated guided walking tour.
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You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
  • Dive into maritime and Cobh history on this historian-created tour 
  • Your guide steers you to important historic buildings, piers, and monuments
  • Intimate, small group tour allows for plenty of Q&A time
  • Learn more about the Titanic, as Cobh was its final port of call
What to Expect
Meet your guide at the entrance to the Commodore Hotel in Cobh at the appointed time. Created by the historian Dr. Michael Martin, this walking tour highlights the town’s maritime history. Explore the heritage of Cobh, once the main departure point for millions of Irish emigrants to the US, while learning about its maritime history. Cobh was the last port of call for the Titanic and received survivors of the sinking of the Lusitania during World War I. As the guide shares stories, stroll through the town to see historic buildings, piers, and monuments. Tour finishes near St. Colman's Cathedral or the town center.
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Departure Point
Commodore Hotel, 4 Westbourne Pl, Kilgarvan, Cork, Ireland
Duration
1h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Public tour
  • Entry/Admission - The Titanic Trail
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Michael, our tour guide, knows everything there is to know about Cobh! We learnt so much during our time with him and no question remained unanswered. We spent a long time standing in a few places, and a little mire walking might have been nice, but overall a great tour.
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I booked this in conjunction with cruise. It was wonderful. Mr.Martin is knowledgable, charming and a true Irishman Don't miss
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We stopped at Cobh for a few hours ,whilst on a mini cruise. This was instead of Dublin as the weather was to inclement to dock there. At first we were a little disappointed but this interesting, super friendly and welcoming town more than made up for it! Four of us decided to
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Three of us did "The Titanic Trail" and we also visited the Titanic Experience Museum in Cobh after arriving in the town on a cruise ship in August. Pat Phelan was our tour guide and he was very informative and enthusiastic. This walking tour is well worth doing, and the
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We were glad we signed up for this walk. Cobh is a delightful town and was close and convenient to the pier where are ship docked
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By: The Titanic Trail
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CM R
Surrey
2311
Very informative tour
Michael, our tour guide, knows everything there is to know about Cobh! We learnt so much during our time with him
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Connector670435
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
319
Moving experience
An informative and moving experience here. But the entire town with its amazing cathedral overlooking the sea is
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Exploration564334
10
Titanic Tour
I booked this in conjunction with cruise. It was wonderful. Mr.Martin is knowledgable, charming and a true
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Goforitnow16
Birmingham, United Kingdom
203
Moving
We stopped at Cobh for a few hours ,whilst on a mini cruise. This was instead of Dublin as the weather was to
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71Kathryn
Adelaide, South Australia
2929
Great tour!
Three of us did "The Titanic Trail" and we also visited the Titanic Experience Museum in Cobh after arriving in
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Christine M
10
Cobh. A beautiful city
Loved Cobh. Lots of music. Mass at the cathedral. Great food. Lots of places to walk. Our second visit.
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Maurio1947
Mesa
20
low key, informative walk
We were glad we signed up for this walk. Cobh is a delightful town and was close and convenient to the pier where
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qwispi
Marietta, Georgia
277
Titanic Experience from Perspective of Cobh
The quaint harbor town of Cobh has a unique story as the last stop of the Titanic before it began crossing the
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CarolineBee09
Limerick, Ireland
5426
Great tour and Guide!
My partner and I went to Cobh for a night away, as we always love visting this beautiful part of the country. We
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Beverley B
Devonport, Australia
18965
Good walk around cobh
Short walk but lots to see. Very informative guide. Just two of us on trip. Very personalized. Only negative was
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travellingcatmomma
100
Fun History Lesson
Michael is very knowledgeable about the Titanic and Cobh's history. It was very interesting to learn the real
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Judy J
Dallas, Texas, United States
3921
Tremendous Titanic Tour
We participated in the Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour in Cobh, Ireland, on July 11, 2019. We could not have
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keelcove
Cobh, Ireland
65
Nice Tour
We took this tour and enjoyed it. The tour guide, Eddie, was personable and knowledgeable. Cobh has a rich history
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Cranfordtraveller
31
Interesting tour - a "must do" if you're in Cobh
Eddie is a brilliant guide - a veritable treasure trove of knowledge. Do take advantage of this tour if you visit
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K1530VDchrisb
London, United Kingdom
4118
Where’s Michael
After hearing great things about Michael Martin’s tours I pre-booked well in advance. I read the webpages which
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