The perfect coastal holiday location with dolphin and whale watching, cruises and various watersports to choose from.

Youghal a Seaside Resort Town is the perfect family coastal holiday location. There’s lots for the kids to do with entertainment & leisure centres, dolphin watching or take a cruise along the stunning Blackwater River. Offering a range of activities for the watersports enthusiasts from deep sea fishing, whale watching and wreck-diving. There are also lots of festivals & events taking place during the year, check out the website for details. As a historic walled seaport town on the coastline of East Cork, it has many historic buildings and monuments within its ancient town walls. It is one of the few towns in Ireland where the medieval town walls still survive.

  • Medieval town walls and historic buildings
  • Festivals and events
  • Dolphin and Whale watching
  • Variety of Restaurants and Shops
  • Walk on the beach
Useful Information

A great coastal location famous for seafood. Paid Parking available on-street or in car-parks

Getting There

Just 35 minutes from Cork City and 50 minutes from Waterford City on the N25

Map Location: 51.953137, -7.845809
Contact Youghal

Youghal Tourist Office, Market Square, Youghal, Co. Cork, Ireland

T: +353 (0)24 20170
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