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Dunmore Cave is located 10km from of Kilkenny City. History and geology blend here to give the visitor a unique learning experience. The cave has been known to man for many centuries and contains some of Ireland's finest calcite cave formations.
Dating back to the late 12th century, Jerpoint Abbey is a wonderful example of Ireland’s Cistercian heritage in County Kilkenny. Located about 2.5km south west of Thomastown, the serene abbey features splendid carvings and sculptures.
Kilfane Glen is a tranquil oasis found in County Kilkenny, about 6km north-east of Thomastown. The Romantic-era garden was developed in the 1790s and includes a waterfall, woodland paths and contemporary art created specially for the site.
Kilkenny Castle is a 12th century castle, remodelled in Victorian times and set in riverside parklands, which was once the principal seat of the Butler family, Marquesses and Dukes of Ormonde. It is located in the heart of Kilkenny City.
Rothe House is a unique, early 17th-century, Irish merchant’s townhouse and garden, set in the centre of Kilkenny City. It is also the base of genealogical research on Kilkenny ancestry.
Located in the Irishtown area of Kilkenny City, St Canice’s Cathedral dates back to 1285 and has a rich history for visitors to explore. The 30 metres high round tower also affords stunning 360 degree views of the region.
Enjoy an hours walking tour through Ireland's medieval city, with Tynan Tours, accompanied by a humourous and informative guide. A popular and enjoyable way to get to know the medieval capital of Ireland.
Besides golfing, Mount Juliet has a huge array of other activities for your entertainment. These include fishing, clay target shooting, horse riding and range of services at the health club. Please visit the Mount Juliet website for more information.
Mount Juliet is located in Thomastown, County Kilkenny and provides two private fishing lakes, each stocked with a variety of fish. Fishing can be arranged for a day, an afternoon or a few quiet hours in the evening and expert help is on hand.
Langton’s award winning bar and restaurant on John Street in Kilkenny City has become something of a local institution and offers an extensive range of dining options, from quality bar food to fine cuisine in their elegant restaurant.
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