At Beyond the Glass Adventure Tours, we invite you to experience the breathtaking beauty of Cork’s waterfront on our exclusive Cork Harbour Greenway Cycle Tour. This captivating journey spans a 20-kilometer stretch of dedicated cycle path along Cork Harbour, tracing the path of a repurposed railway line.
Embark on a leisurely ride that winds its way through some of Cork’s most picturesque landscapes. As you pedal along the Cork Greenway, you’ll be treated to panoramic views of Cork’s Marina, where the tranquil waters meet the vibrant cityscape. Take in the sights as you pass by the iconic Pairc Ui Caomh, the revered home of Cork GAA, and admire the imposing silhouette of Blackrock Castle against the horizon.
Our Cork Greenway cycle tour is designed to be enjoyed at a relaxed pace, allowing plenty of time to pause, absorb the scenery, and capture memorable moments with your camera. Led by passionate local guides, you’ll delve into Cork’s rich maritime heritage, discovering the pivotal role that its world-renowned deep-water harbour has played in shaping the city’s history and development.
Rest assured, our tour caters to cyclists of all skill levels. The majority of the route is on dedicated cycle paths, ensuring a smooth and enjoyable ride for everyone. We provide standard hybrid bikes, making it accessible to anyone who can cycle. Whether you’re a seasoned cyclist or a novice rider, you’ll find this journey to be both invigorating and accessible.
As you pedal through Cork Harbour, our knowledgeable guides will point out hidden gems and historical landmarks along the route. From the bustling Marina Market to the quaint charm of the Black Market, and even the ancient ruins of Dunderrow Castle, you’ll gain fascinating insights into Cork’s vibrant culture and heritage.
Cork Harbour pulsates with activity, from cargo ships to pleasure craft, creating a vibrant tapestry of maritime life. Witness the bustling comings and goings of vessels as you meander along the waterfront, soaking up the atmosphere and immersing yourself in the rhythm of harbour life.
Convenience is key, which is why our tour conveniently starts and finishes in a city centre location. With easy access to parking and within walking distance of the bus and train stations, getting to and from the starting point is a breeze, allowing you to focus on the adventure ahead.
Looking for a tailored experience? We offer custom and private bike tours, allowing you to design your own itinerary and explore Cork Harbour at your own pace. Whether you’re planning a special event or simply prefer a more intimate setting, our private tours cater to your specific preferences and interests.
For those seeking further adventure, the Cork Harbour Greenway terminates at Passage West. From there, you have the option to extend your cycling journey to Cobh, traversing quiet roads and crossing the river via the charming cross-river ferry. Explore Cobh’s historic streets and soak up its maritime heritage before returning to Cork City.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to discover the beauty and charm of Cork Harbour on our unforgettable cycle tour. Whether you’re a local looking to explore your own backyard or a visitor eager to experience Cork’s natural splendour, our Cork Harbour Greenway Cycle Tour promises an unforgettable adventure. Book your tour with Beyond the Glass Adventure Tours today and embark on a journey you’ll treasure for years to come.