Both the City and County quietly emanate the very best that Ireland has to offer. From culture to creativity, fine eateries to vibrant nightlife and outdoor adventures to medieval magic, this is the place that has something for everybody.
Being outdoors is a big part of being in Kilkenny. From thrill-seekers to those looking for a more leisurely day out, there’s loads of activities in Kilkenny to make the most of the great outdoors. All year round you can join a guided walk, a cycling or castle tour or experience our native sport of hurling.