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Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh
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Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh

By The Titanic Trail
Recommended by 95% of travelers
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Learn about the maritime history of Cobh during this walking tour created by historian Dr. Michael Martin. The town, which sits off the south coast of Cork, was the last port of call for the Titanic and a receiver of survivors of the Lusitania sinking. Limited to a small group, the tour has an intimate atmosphere.
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$18.98
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Ages 6-65
Duration: 1h
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English

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

  • Public tour
  • Entry/Admission - The Titanic Trail
What's not included
  • Gratuities

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.

Departure details
  • Commodore Hotel, 4 Westbourne Pl, Kilgarvan, Cork, P24 WR60, Ireland Check in at reception and then meet at front Door of the Commodore Hotel Cobh.
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 51097P1

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

How much is Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh?
Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh price starts from $18.94. Discover and book Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh on Tripadvisor
What is the Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh cancellation policy?
Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh cancellation policy: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Discover and book Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh on Tripadvisor
Which company provides Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh?
Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh is hosted by The Titanic Trail. Read reviews, discover additonal experiences or contact The Titanic Trail on Tripadvisor. Discover and book Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh on Tripadvisor
How much time do I need for Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh?
On average, this experience will take approximately 1h. Discover and book Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh on Tripadvisor

If you have questions about this tour or need help making your booking, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 51097P1

Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Commodore Hotel
    4 Westbourne Pl, Kilgarvan, Cork, P24 WR60, Ireland
    Check in at reception and then meet at front Door of the Commodore Hotel Cobh.
    See address & details
  • 1
    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
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About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

BarbobDublin
BarbobDublin
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Titanic trail walking tour
This tour is a must for any visitor to Cobh, giving insight into its rich history and people. Michael shared from h
Claire_Cork
Claire_Cork
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Haunting and authentic
Michael lead us on such a thoughtful, researched, and authentic ghost tour of Cobh a few nights ago. He's such a fa
mihaly49
mihaly49
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Cracking good Cork tour
Excellent walking tour of the fascinating City of Cork. Couldn't have asked for more in the way of colourful histor
Connector670435
Connector670435
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Moving experience
An informative and moving experience here. But the entire town with its amazing cathedral overlooking the sea is am
Christine M
Christine M
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Cobh. A beautiful city
Loved Cobh. Lots of music. Mass at the cathedral. Great food. Lots of places to walk. Our second visit.
K1530VDchrisb
K1530VDchrisb
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Where’s Michael
After hearing great things about Michael Martin’s tours I pre-booked well in advance. I read the webpages which are
GingerKez22
GingerKez22
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Short stay.
Really enjoyed the guided tour here. Staff were knowledgeable and the talk was made interactive by supplying us wit
Warbrooka
Warbrooka
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The Titanic Trail walking tour
A must do when in Cobh. Michael is an absolute encyclopaedia of information and history if Cobh and makes it come a
Frances T
Frances T
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Wonderful walking tour with pat.
A most amazing 70 minutes spent walking around cove. Well worth a visit. Wonderful wealth of knowledge and great de
Angel57
Angel57
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Interesting & entertaining
My husband and I recently took this tour and were lucky to be the only ones on it. Our guide was informative and e
Always W
Always W
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Great tour!
Really enjoyed this tour. My guide Phil was full of local info and was very engaging in his delivery. This tour gav
thomas07s
thomas07s
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Great Tour
Very interesting und funny tour. Michael, the guide is a smart and entertaining guy. I can highly recommend this to
boxshop
boxshop
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Ireland 2017 Grand Circle Tours
Our tour with DR Michael Martin was absolutely amazing. His intense knowledge and detail's has everyone truly hangi
Sue F
Sue F
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Holiday
Couldn't resist visiting the titanic experience. To follow in the footsteps of actual survivors brilliant. This is
Eileen H
Eileen H
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Titanic walk
Michael did a wonderful job! He is knowledgeable and intereresting. It was a profound, moving experience. He is a c
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Christopher M
24 contributions
Aug 2022
Patrick was a saint in welcoming us to Ireland for the first time! He took us on this fascinating walking tour which not only featured insights about the Titanic but also the sinking of the Lusitania, including a fabulous memorial Cobh children to those perished. As we slowly walked and he talked, he was greeted by family and friends of whom he made a point of introducing to us as if we were family. He shares a fabulous story about hometown celebrity athlete Jack Doyle as we wended our way to the Cathedral of Cobh, St. Colman's of which we toured inside and from where we got a great view of the city and port from the outside.
Written August 19, 2022
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TitanicCobh
Thank you for sharing your fond memories and enlightening content of the Titanic Trail.
Written August 20, 2022
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Nuala M
Dublin, Ireland2 contributions
May 2022 • Friends
An excellent walking tour of Cobh. We went - 4 friends - on May 4th. Our leader, Pat, knows everything about Cobh and the Titanic and tells the stories in an entertaining way - he's a born raconteur ! Great fun !
Written May 7, 2022
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TitanicCobh
we are delighted to hear back that your enjoyed the tour and Pat so much. Thank you for taking the time to review.
Written June 4, 2022
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MaryFB
Dublin, Ireland168 contributions
Aug 2020
Michael is a great guide & gave us wonderful stories & background on this guided walking tour of Cobh.
He is so interested in the area & the whole Titanic topic that you leave the trip feeling that you have been part of the whole Titanic/Cobh experience. It is a great way to start a holiday in this area as Michael points out all the relevant & interesting attractions & landmarks that you could easily miss.
I would recommend this trip. There is not a lot of walking involved as the area covered is quite compact.
Written August 10, 2020
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TitanicCobh
Thank you so much Mary for your kind words. As you've guessed, I am passionate about the town, the harbour and the heritage that is all around us. thank you for taking the tour!
Written August 12, 2020
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Raksha
Galway, Ireland2 contributions
Mar 2022
Our tour guide was super nice and explained all the important historic landmarks in the walking tour of about an hour. The tour lasts about an hour and we get to know a lot of interesting information about Cobh, its history and its culture. The stories about the titanic and emigration are fascinating. Would absolutely recommend this beautiful tour to anyone who visits Cobh.
Written July 14, 2022
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TitanicCobh
Thank you for taking the trouble to send such a positive review. We are so happy you enjoyed it so much.
Written August 20, 2022
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Ken S
Greater Sydney, Australia6 contributions
Oct 2022
What a pleasure it was to have Michael Martin as our guide. He is unbeliveably knowledgeable and has an incredible way of relating the history of Cobh to participants on the tour. It was thoroughly entertaining and informative. In our view, this is a "must do" tour when coming to Cobh. Simply brilliant!
Written October 15, 2022
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Lawrence K
Dublin, Ireland62 contributions
Aug 2020
We booked this tour through Trip Advisor. As we were the only people on the tour, Michael (Dr Michael Martin) was kind enough to give us nearly two hours of knowledge and enthusiasm regarding Cork Harbour history and authentic story of the Titanic. An expert in this area, the information was interesting and the time fly by. I look forward to reading his book and watching his video on Cobh Cathedral, which is on youtube. You will not be disappointed with his tour (only if you leave Cobh without doing it!) Couldn't recommend it more. Carol and Lawrence
Written August 30, 2020
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TitanicCobh
Thank you Carol and Lawrence for your kind words. We are genuinely delighted when our visitors have such a positive experience. Look forward to seeing you back in Cobh soon !
Written August 19, 2021
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munday92
Reading, UK2 contributions
May 2022 • Couples
We had no idea of the historical importance of this lovely, little town. Eddie gave us a wonderful, informative and entertaining tour full of fascinating facts regarding the Titanic and Lusitania, as well as additional extras about the military connections within the area. A must do if in the area!
Written May 21, 2022
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TitanicCobh
Thank you for your very kind words, who better to share the military heritage with you than a former military officer. we appreciate your feedback and are delighted you enjoyed the titanic trail so much.
Written June 4, 2022
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Surfing_Owl
Ely, UK25 contributions
This was a nice tour of cobh in a brief but informative way. Our guide was kind , honest with his knowledge and shared many important information including military history to which I wasn't aware of. Cobh has a sad history but many more events besides the Titanic and Lusitania share this pivotal location in Irish history.
Written June 11, 2022
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TitanicCobh
Thank you for your kind review.
Written June 12, 2022
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HughTully
1 contribution
Visited Cobh 16 Jul and really enjoyed a very informative and interesting tour by Dr Michael Martin. As well as his unique insight into the Titanic story he also explains the strategic and economic importance of Cork Harbour over many centuries. If you're in Cork on your 'staycation' this summer, a visit to Cobh and the Titanic trail is certainly worthwhile.
Written July 22, 2020
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TitanicCobh
Thank you very much for your kind review. We thoroughly enjoy sharing the extraordinary heritage of this very special place!
Written July 23, 2020
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Flyer744249
1 contribution
Eddie was very knowledgeable, kind, and considerate. He gave us time to ask questions, learn about Cobh, and also gave us information about where to find more resources about this close knit town. I highly recommend this tour, and ask for Eddie. He is 62 and has lived here most, if not all of his life.
Written November 26, 2022
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