Tel: 021 4812678
- From 17th Mar-2nd Nov 2014
- Mon-Sat 10am-6pm
- Sun 10.30am-6pm
- From November 3rd 2014
- Mon-Sat 10am-4.30pm
- Sun 10.30am-4.30pm
Distance from Hotel: 76 km/1hr10mins
Fota Wildlife Park, part of the Zoological Society of Ireland, is located on 100 acres at Fota Island 10km east of Cork City and has an annual attendance of 440,000 visitors. It is currently the second largest visitor attraction in Ireland outside of Leinster.
A definite must visit for all families. No ordinary zoo, here you can come face to face with free roaming animals and birds.
No holiday to Ireland or Cork is complete without spending a couple of hours exploring Fota Wildlife Park, its inhabitants and the amazing scenery of an Island that is located right at the heart of one of the biggest and most beautiful natural harbours in the world.
So whether you’re seeking outdoor activities for children in the summer, holiday camps for Easter or you simply want to take advantage of some sunny weekend weather, the Park has a variety of Things to Do for children and parents alike.