Discover the festive spirit of Cork with a captivating tour, beginning at the iconic Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral. Revel in its architectural splendor and uncover its historical significance. Next, immerse yourself in the holiday buzz at Grand Parade, a vibrant spot brimming with street performers, live music, and seasonal festivities. Your journey continues along St Patrick’s Street, a magical winter wonderland adorned with shimmering lights and festive decor, offering a perfect blend of shopping and entertainment. The tour culminates at Cork City Hall’s renowned Christmas Market. Here, explore over 50 stalls showcasing an array of handcrafted items, gourmet treats, and unique gifts, providing a delightful conclusion to your enchanting Cork holiday experience.

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  • Immerse yourself in Cork's Christmas Markets with unique gifts and live music.
  • Witness the city transform under thousands of twinkling festive lights.
  • Enjoy a magical stroll through the grand parade and iconic Cathedral.


  • Professional local tour guide

Route & Duration

2 hours
  • 1

    Saint Fin Barre's Cathedral

    This beautiful cathedral is one of Cork’s most iconic landmarks and is a great place to visit during the festive season. Take a guided tour of the cathedral and learn about its history, or simply admire its stunning architecture from outside.

  • 2

    Grand Parade

    The Grand Parade is another great spot for Christmas celebrations in Cork. Here you can find a variety of street performers, live music, and other festive activities throughout the holiday season.

  • 3

    Christmas Market on St Patrick's Street

    St Patrick’s Street is transformed into a winter wonderland during the festive season with its twinkling lights and decorations. There are plenty of shops and restaurants to explore, as well as street performers and carolers to entertain you.

  • 4

    Cork City Hall

    The annual Christmas Market at Cork City Hall is a must-see event. With over 50 stalls selling handmade crafts, food, and drinks, it’s the perfect place to pick up some unique gifts for your loved ones.

Meeting Point

The main entrance of Saint Fin Barre's Cathedral.
Bishop St, The Lough, Cork, Ireland
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Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.