Kilkenny Travel Information
County Kilkenny is one of Irelands most popular counties.
Just 75 miles southwest of Dublin is the capital of the county, Kilkenny which is a popular tourist attraction and reknowned for its good nightlife
Whilst there a visit to Victorian Kilkenny castle is a must. Overlooking the River Nore with ornamental lake and rose gardens and one of the best in the country.
Shopaholics will be happy here too with an array of boutiques and artisan shops.
Kilkenny is well known for Smithwick's beer and you can also partake in a brewery tour!
Rothe House is a great museum if you would like to find out about the importance of Kilkenny as a trading centre in the 16th & 17th centuries.
11km north of Kilkenny is Dunmore Cave made up of chambers formed millions of years ago and displaying an impressive range of calcite formations.