Kilkenny is a medevil town in the province of Leinster in south-east Ireland It is built on both banks of the River Nore Kilkenny is a big tourist destination with many ancient and interesting places to visit including....
Kilkenny's Medevil Mile
The Medevil Mile is a discovery trail through Kilkenny You will see historic buildings, streets and slipways as you step through the centuries Saint Canice's Cathedral can be found on the Medevil Mile. It is the second longest Cathedral in Ireland
Jerpoint Abbey is a ruined Cistercian abbey 1.5 miles from Thomastown Jerpoint Abbey was founded in the 12th century Jerpoint Abbey is one of the most complete Irish Cistercian monasteries There is an important selection of tombs preserved within the church
Graiguenamanagh is a beautiful town that is located on the River Bsrrow It is home to Duiske Abbey, the largest Cistercian abbey in Ireland You can explore the town by taking a 'waterside bike and hike'
The magnificant Kilkenny Castle overlooks the River Nore and has guarded the river crossing for more than 900 years It's recent renovation has made the castle more accessible to visitors In the basement of the castle, the Butler Gallery holds regular exhibitions for visitors to see
Wind down after exploring Kilkenny's beautiful ancient sites and book a stay or dine in one of the Ireland's Blue Book properties which are located in Kilkenny
Mount Juliet Country Estate
Ireland's Blue Book
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