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Little Island

county corkLocated just 10 minutes drive from the centre of Cork and from Cork International Airport, Little Island is an ideal base from which to explore Cork and the beautiful surrounding countryside.

The northern channel separating it from the mainland has filled over and it is no longer an island - the N25 Cork/Rosslare road is built on the filled-in channel. The Cork-Cobh railway line skirts the island to the north and west and includes Little Island railway station, which has direct rail services to Cork, Cobh, Mallow and Midleton.

When visiting Little Island there are many things to see and do that will take the interest of any tourist to that area of Cork. Little Island has a fascinating array of sights and attractions all over the city including museums, galleries and historic buildings to browse.

Nearby Cork city has something for everyone with excellent shops, markets, restaurants and cafes and a vibrant nightlife.

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