Titanic Trail Walking Tour, Cobh
The Titanic Trail
The Titanic Trail is the only guided walking tour of Cobh exploring in depth the last hours of Titanic. During the walk the visitor is brought to see the original buildings, streets and piers that Titanics last passengers used. Although delivered in an engaging and enjoyable format, the tour embodies a great deal of authentic historical research undertaken by the historian, author and creator of the Trail, Mr Michael Martin BA Hons. (Hist) All guides are trained personally by Michael who continues his research and delivers presentations worldwide.
The Titanic Trail Guided Walking Tour is recommended by the Rick Steeves Guide, Lonely planet, Lets go Ireland and many more travel publications.
The tour has featured on many TV documentaries in the US, UK, Germany, Korea and Australia. In addition to the Titanic the truly fascinating history of Cork harbour is brought to life on the walk. The significance of Spike Island on which Michael has written a book is explained and its famine history revealed together with the dark system of convict transportation for which the island was used. The Tour traces a gentle stroll through the streets of the harbour side town of Cobh offering spectacular views.