48 Hours in Cork
See what makes Cork so special
The Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Cork is located right in the heart of a host of great attractions means you’re never too far from adventure. Here’s 2 day guide to get the most out of your trip!
Ballycotton Cliff Walk
Start the day with The Ballycotton Cliff Walk, a 30 minute drive from the hotel. Although it follows a well-trodden path, it’ll take around 5 hours to finish, but shorter loops can be taken. The walk kicks off in Ballycotton and ends at Ballyandreen beach. Get a whiff of fresh air & let your heart flutter from these scenic peaks!
Ballycotton famous for fresh seafood is the perfect start to your culinary experience in Cork – Try the Blackbird for their renowned Fish & Chips.
Fota Wildlife Park
As you whizz back to the Hotel, take a detour to Fota Wildlife Park. Home to a pack of Wild animals! Watch the gallant wings of an eagle, the fierce roars of lions, the prowling magnetism of a tiger & come face to face with many more roaming animals!
The English Market
Start your morning the right way & light your palette with flavours of Cork! Take your tastebuds for a ride & nip to the English Market where tastings are generous and the people lively – Cork people are extremely proud of their food. And, you’ll soon find out why.
Sated from all the foodie delights head to Blarney Castle. Talk the legs off a chair after you kiss the Blarney stone and be blessed with the gift of the gab! The stone only serves part of the charm! Venture into Blarney Gardens & be enchanted by the Wishing Steps, Dungeons, caves & even the Witches’ Kitchen. Get lost in Timeless Blarney!
Stand Up Paddle Boarding
If you’re feeling adventurous after wandering round Cork, try Stand Up Paddle Boarding & see Cork from a different viewpoint. Cruise along unnoticed by the outside world – ducking under bridges, seeing seals and otters and birds aplenty. See a forgotten world when all the traffic of Cork came by river! A truly magical experience!
Unwind in the hotel for a relaxing dinner & drinks in Banks Bar.