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Tynan Walking Tours of Kilkenny City
Tynan Walking Tours of Kilkenny City are great for touring Kilkenny and the surrounding area. The tours allow you to see all the best places in Kilkenny City and county. If you want a relaxing trip around Kilkenny and want somebody else to drive then these tours are for you.
Kilkenny Castle
Kilkenny Castle is one of Kilkenny's main attractions. The Castle stands tall and can be seen from miles around. It is in the heart of the City and has been restored over the years to former glory. Tours can be taken of the castle as well as the grounds themselves. If you are in Kilkenny it is one place you must visit.
Nore Valley Park Open Farm
Nore Valley Park Open Farm is a great place to take the family on a day out. Plenty of animals and things to do will keep anyone young at heart busy for a while. Located in BennettsbridgeBennettsbridge, its just a short drive from Kilkenny City.
St. Canice's Cathedral
St. Canice's Cathedral is a beautifully designed Cathedral that stands tall. It can be seen from miles around. Many people visit here to pray and to take in the sites of the courtyard. Well worth a visit.
Rothe House
Rothe House has stood for many years and has attracted many visitors that want to find out about Kilkenny and the surrounding areas. To find out more about Rothe House click on the link below for their website and it will provide more information.
Dunmore Caves
The Dunmore Caves have been around for many hundreds of years. They have formed from underground erosion. Tours can be arranged and taken so that the caves can be explored and see. Well worth a visit.
Jerpoint Abbey
Jerpoint Abbey is one of the oldest monk monstaries. It was destroyed by William The Orange when he came to Ireland, but the Abbey has been restored with all the walls and surroundings intact. Worth visiting if you are in the Thomastown area.
St. Mary's Church
St. Mary's Church is located in Gorwan Village. It stands tall in the center of the village. A lot of people visit it each year to see the stone work and the church windows that use to be there. Well worth a visit if in the area.
Lory Meagher Homestead And Kilkenny GAA Museum
Lory Meagher Homestead And Kilkenny GAA Museum is a very interesting place to visit. Kilkenny is famous for the sport Hurling, which is played in Ireland by many different Clubs. Hurling is said to be the quickest and toughest sport in the world. The museum allows you to find out about sport in Kilkenny and to find out about the history of the game in Ireland. Well worth a visit if you are interested in finding out about sport in Ireland and sport that was played many a year ago.
 
 
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Kilkenny
Place: Leinister
People: 75,000
Speak: English, Irish
Area: 40 Sqm
GPS: -7.240677, 52.655144