Food Tour Cork

PLEASE NOTE: The price quoted includes Bed & Breakfast in a B&B. To upgrade to a hotel please select the option in the drop down. If you do not see a tour to suit your requirements please see the Tailor Made Tour options where we can create your ideal tour.

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Food Tour Cork
  • Car hire for 3 days in Cork
  • Guided Food trips in Cork, Clonakilty and Lee valley (Bus tour)
  • Transport to and a guided tour of farm with a farm to fork meal.

Hotels - 4-5 Star

Superior Hotels in  Historical buildings or grand houses, in beautiful locations and with excellent service.Some have a gym and/or pool attached. Please advise us if this is essential to you or if you wish to have a spa session booked for you.  In many cases they have a well known restaurant attached. Please advise us if you would like  a meal booked.    

B&B - 3 Star Hotel to B&B

This type of property could be a hotel without the charm of the superior property or be a Bed and Breakfast in a family home. This is the basic rate for all packages and the superior accommodation is charged at a higher rate.      

Self Catering- Superior Self Catering 4 Star

In some places and for larger numbers of people we can arrange self-catering. For walkers we can offer camping pods on a farm adjacent to a walking route  or for those who would like more comfort the superior self catering property can be booked with breakfast included, often in scenic areas.     

Activities which include walking are graded into 5 categories based on fitness level needed for that activity. These are the grades determined by the Irish National Trails Office. Please confirm you have attained that level of fitness before booking an activity.


1 Multi Access
Flat smooth trails suitable for all people, including those with reduced mobility, wheelchair users, older people, visually impaired and those on crutches.

2 Easy
Generally flat trails with a smooth surfaces and some gentle slopes or shallow steps. Generally suitable for family groups including children and the elderly. Footwear must be enclosed outdoor footwear.

3 Moderate
These may have some climbs and an uneven surface where the going is rough underfoot with some obstacles such as protruding roots, rocks etc. They are appropriate for people with a  moderate level of fitness and some walking experience. Specific outdoor walking footwear and clothing is recommended.  

4 Strenuous
Physically demanding trails which have some steep climbs for long periods (over 1 hour) while the going underfoot can be extremely rough including many obstacles. Suitable for people used to walking on rough ground and with a high level of fitness. Outdoor walking footwear and clothing is required.

5 Very Difficult
These routes are mainly in remote upland areas. They typically include steep slopes and very variable and rough underfoot conditions on trails which may be indistinct. Suitable only for very fit and competent  mountain walkers with experience. Specific outdoor walking footwear and clothing required.

  • Have table booked in Michellin Recommended Restaurant - early bird menu Friday night €100 for 2 people.
  • Guided Trip of Midleton Distillery and lunch in local restaurant. €80 per person

Day 1 Thursday

Afternoon food tour of Cork city's Old English Market and Butter Museum, once the world's largest. Later take a  Guided Whiskey Walk in Cork the  tasting of rare whiskey's, hear the history of distilling in Cork,visit some famous pubs, have some local cheese and meats in the compay of the local expert.          

Day 2 Friday   .

 Take a guided bus tour to producers of Cork stoping to taste the foods and hear the stories of local producers, and back along the historic  Old Butter Road to Cork. 

Option to have a meal in a Michelin Recommended restaurant in the area on your return to Cork.        

Day 3 Saturday

Day at leasure but we suggest driving  to east Cork with its famous Midleton farmer's market.  Optional  visit to a famous Distillery then have  lunch in an award winning local  restaurant. Depart in afternoon.