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Discover the Hidden Gems of Cork City with Rebel City Tours

Are you ready to experience the true essence of Cork city? Look no further than Rebel City Tours! Our expert guide will take you on a journey through the hidden gems and off-the-beaten-path experiences that embody the rebel spirit of the city.

From Irish ancient storytellers and Gaelic lessons to traditional Irish music sessions and local whiskey experts, we‘ll give you an insider‘s look at the city‘s rich history and vibrant culture. Whether you‘re a first-time visitor or a local looking for a new perspective, our tours offer a unique and unforgettable experience.

When you book an experience with Rebel City Tour, you‘re helping authentic, local cultural creators, e.g. traditional Irish singers, storytellers, musicians etc, while supporting a small, local, independent business. You can help preserve local culture for the next generation while having a truly unforgettable adventure in Cork city.

I‘m Dara, and I‘ll be your rebel guide to Cork city. Join me for a memorable Cork city adventure.

Don‘t settle for the typical tourist traps - join Rebel City Tours and discover the city like never before. Book your tour now and get ready to embrace the rebel spirit!

Dara, chief-adventurer.

Step 1. Choose your private Cork experiences

Traditional Irish storytelling session with a seanachí (Irish storyteller)

Duration: 1 hours Cost: €160 (4 guests)

Embark on a journey through the heart of Irish folklore with our Irish Storytelling Session with our Seanachaí (shan-a-key)! Our renowned Seanachaí will transport you back in time with his captivating voice and enchanting stories, woven with humor and inspiration. Discover the rich culture and history of Ireland like never before as you listen to tales and legends passed down for generations. Book your seat today and let the Seanachai take you on an unforgettable journey through the magic of Irish storytelling!

Pull a pint of Guinness in an authentic local Irish pub

Duration: 0.5 hours Cost: €20 (1 guest)

Raise a glass to the Emerald Isle with Rebel City Tours‘ Pull a Pint of Guinness in an Irish Pub experience in Cork, Ireland! Join us for an evening of traditional Irish hospitality as you learn the art of pulling the perfect pint of Guinness from our expert barman. Set in a lively Irish pub, you‘ll enjoy the convivial atmosphere and the chance to mingle with locals as you sample Ireland‘s most famous export. Whether you‘re a fan of the black stuff or simply looking for a unique and memorable experience, our Pull a Pint of Guinness in an Irish Pub experience is the perfect choice. Book your spot now and get ready to raise a glass to the good life in Cork, Ireland!

Rebel city tour; an historical walking tour of Cork city

Duration: 1.5 hours Cost: €40 (2 guests)

Discover the beauty and charm of Cork City on foot with Rebel City Tours‘ Walking Tour! Join us as we explore the vibrant streets and alleyways of Ireland‘s second city, uncovering its rich history, cultural heritage, and contemporary vibe. Our knowledgeable tour guide will bring the city to life with tales of its past and present, regaling you with stories from the city‘s past and showing you hidden gems along the way. Whether you‘re a first-time visitor or a seasoned local, our Walking Tour of Cork City is the perfect way to experience the city‘s unique character and charm. Book your spot today and step into the heart of the Rebel City!

Ancient Irish singing or sean-nós (shan-nos) session.

Duration: 1 hours Cost: €160 (4 guests)

Join us for an unforgettable evening of traditional Irish music with Rebel City Tours‘ Irish Sean-Nós Singing Session in Cork! Immerse yourself in the soulful sounds of Ireland‘s rich cultural heritage as our talented Sean-Nós singers share their passion for this unique style of singing. With its roots in rural Ireland, Sean-Nós singing is characterized by its unaccompanied, highly ornamented style, and is sure to leave you spellbound. Whether you‘re a music lover or simply looking for a truly authentic experience, our Irish Sean-Nós Singing Session is the perfect choice. Book your seat now and get ready to be swept away by the beauty of Irish traditional music!

Traditional Irish music (trad.) session in a local (non-private) bar

Duration: 1 hours Cost: €40 (2 guests)

Join the rhythm and excitement of traditional Irish music with Rebel City Tours! Our Traditional Irish Music Session in Cork is a unique opportunity to experience the soul-stirring sounds of Ireland‘s rich musical heritage. Led by talented musicians, you‘ll learn about the history and traditions of Irish folk music and have the chance to join in the fun by playing along on your own instrument or simply tapping your feet. Whether you‘re a seasoned musician or just looking for a fun and educational experience, this is the perfect way to immerse yourself in the vibrant cultural scene of Cork. Book your place now

Whiskey-tasting evening tour with Irish whiskey expert

Duration: 1.5 hours Cost: €50 (2 guests)

Discover the rich and flavorful world of Irish whiskey with Rebel City Tours! Our Whiskey Tasting experience in Cork City offers a unique opportunity to sample some of the finest whiskeys that Ireland has to offer. Led by knowledgeable guides, you‘ll learn about the history and traditions of Irish whiskey-making, and discover why it is so highly regarded around the world. Whether you‘re a whiskey connoisseur or just looking for a fun and educational experience, this is the perfect opportunity to indulge in one of Ireland‘s most iconic drinks. Book your place now!

Irish language (Gaelic) lesson with a local native speaker

Duration: 1 hours Cost: €80 (2 guests)

Uncover the beauty and complexity of the Irish language with Rebel City Tours! Our Irish Language Lesson in Cork is the perfect way to immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of Ireland. Led by experienced and passionate tutors, you‘ll learn the basics of the Irish language in a fun and engaging environment. Whether you‘re a beginner or simply looking to brush up on your skills, this is an opportunity to connect with the local community and experience a side of Ireland that most tourists never get to see. Book your place today!

Step 2. Reserve

Reserve your experiences (...and share your itinerary)

No Card Needed For Reservation!

Tour Features

Large group discounts (8+ guests).

We give large group discounts. Contact us for further details.

24 Hour Cancellation

Plans change. If you cancel with more than 24 hours notice, you get your money back!

Sustainable Tourism

With Rebel City Tour your money goes back into the local economy and preserves local culture.

Frequently Asked & Questions

Choose. Reserve. Share. With Rebel City Tours, you can design your own tour. First, choose your experiences. Next, reserve your dates. Then share (if you wish). You‘ll receive an email that will help you pay your deposit online. We‘ll then be in touch regarding your tour. Dates aren‘t reserved until your deposit has been paid.
Wear layers of clothing with comfortable shoes. The Irish love to discuss the weather - it‘s a national pass time. Since the weather changes constantly, you can experience four seasons in 45 mins some days. So, wear layers of clothes you can take off with comfortable shoes and a light waterproof jacket.
Sure, no problem. We can accommodate your chosen experiences in Cork city. We‘ll happily take you on an adventure of your choice. Contact us to enquire.
All of our tours are private tours. We cater for singles, couples and groups.

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