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The Castle Express – Sightseeing Tour

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The Parade, Kilkenny city, Kilkenny, Republic of Ireland

Kilkenny’s 1st Class luxury sightseeing tour by road train. A fully narrated, comprehensive tour of Kilkenny’s historical sites, complimented with your favourite Irish music. Departs every hour from Kilkenny Castle, from March to October.

Sit back and relax on our custom built road train and let us bring the wonderful sights of Kilkenny to you. Meander along the picturesque lanes and streets of Kilkenny and let us take you on a nostalgic journey reminiscent of the long gone steam train.

Starting from Kilkenny Castle we will take you on a 35 minute tour through the streets of Kilkenny, along the way you’ll see many historical sites including, Kilkenny Castle with its spectacular gardens, St. Canices Cathedral with its 100 foot high round tower, St. Francis Abbey Brewery, The old court house and many more. Sing along to your favourite Irish songs that you’ll hear along the way and make your visit to Kilkenny one that you’ll never forget.

Our road train has been custom built to facilitate wheelchairs. Also available for private hire and group bookings.
The Castle Express will depart at 09:30 and at half past every hour with the last departure at 18:30

Truly a fantastic way to familiarise yourself with the city and make sure you get to see all the sites you might otherwise have missed.

Adult: €7.00
Children: €5.00
Students: €5.00
Senior Citizens: €5.00
Family rate: €20- 2 adults/2children
€22 euro 2adults/ 4 children
Children under 3 years FREE