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Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh provided by The Titanic Trail

Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 22/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 22/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
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.
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
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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 end 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
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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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Important Information
Departure Point
Commodore Hotel, 4 Westbourne Pl, Kilgarvan, Cork, P24 WR60, 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
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • 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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Lawrence K wrote a review Aug 2020
Dublin, Ireland60 contributions12 helpful votes
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
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Date of experience: August 2020
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M K wrote a review Aug 2020
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Great tour on Aug 13th, very interesting insights and answers to many queries I had especially the difference between Annie Murphy statues in Cobh and Ellis Island, a mystery solved thanks to our tour guide Michael.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Quest542586 wrote a review Aug 2020
Dublin, Ireland1 contribution
We met in the Commodore Hotel on the seafront and straight away you could sense Michaels enthusiasm and why not. A 1 hour tour extended into two. With our guide only to delighted to impart his abundance of knowledge to us. Humour intrigue in buckets. Young or old. ....We will be
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from TitanicCobh, Owner at Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh
Responded 26 Aug 2020
Many thanks for your kind review, I appreciate you taking the time to draft it. Yes we did run a little over time that day but the questions kept coming and it was a delight to respond to them.
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Niamh C wrote a review Aug 2020
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Michael is a wealth of information about all things Titanic. He delivers the tour with enthusiasm and humour and the time just flew by! This is a must do tour when in Cobh....your visit wouldn't be complete without it!
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from TitanicCobh, Owner at Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh
Responded 16 Aug 2020
Thank you so much for your kind review. 22 years doing the tour and Cobh, Titanic and the heritage of the harbour are still inspirational !!
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Anthony wrote a review Aug 2020
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Michael is one of the best tour guides we have came across full of wonderful information and knowledge. This tour should be No 1 on your list of things to do in Cobh and a great place to start your visit. Anthony
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Response from TitanicCobh, Owner at Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour Cobh
Responded 14 Aug 2020
Thank you Anthony for your very kind review and for the follow up info on the Titanic passenger from your village.
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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.
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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
Sue M
Sue M
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Great tour
Michael Martin plugged his books a bit, but after spending time with him, we will probably buy the, because he defi
gwDublin
gwDublin
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Titanic
Lovely tour especially with children. Dealt with exact reason of sinking in more detail than Belfast.
Mike R
Mike R
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Titanic walk
Great historical take of the Titanic and more. Michael is very interesting and passionate. Includes many interesti
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