Autumn is the best time of year as the air gets chillier, the cosy sweaters come out, the festivities of Halloween are approaching and comfort food is key on these colder days. But don’t hang up your boots just yet as there is adventure awaiting you in Kilkenny. This is the perfect time to get out and about and enjoy fishing or angling in the River Nore or a guided horse trek with the family.
#MoretoExplore Family Fun
Kilkenny, in the heart of Ireland’s Ancient East, offers a broad range of family activities. Whether its small children or teenagers; leisurely walks, picnics to adrenaline-filled afternoons Kilkenny is the perfect location for a family break. Check out the wide range of family attractions to visit on your autumn staycation below.
#MoretoExplore Authentic Experiences
If you’re seeking to engage with local traditions and culture and to discover ‘Authentic Experiences’ that are part of a county’s history, nowhere in Ireland is this more evident than Kilkenny. Authentic experiences are abundant in the City and County where visitors can explore the ‘Real’ Kilkenny and meet the locals.
#MoretoExplore Kilkenny Towns
Every corner of Kilkenny has something unique to showcase, so whether you want More to Explore, More to Excite, More to Amaze or More to Enjoy, you will find it in Kilkenny this autumn! Uncover the real Kilkenny and delve into a whole new side of the county you never knew, from historical treasures to ancient sites, breathtaking landscapes and picture-perfect towns and villages. You will find experiences to entertain and delight all the family.
Whether it’s culture, shopping, spa, romantic forest walks or exciting places for wine and food lovers, there are an abundance of places to visit in our Medieval City and County, which are romantic, relaxing and perfect for couples seeking to experience something different this summer.
For those who like to choose their travel destinations by its culinary reputation, Kilkenny is an obvious choice. The County is literally smothered in places to experience some of the very best produce and artisan foods in the country. From cafés to casual dining; Michelin starred restaurants and Parisian style eateries; Kilkenny is a must-visit this autumn for the foodies amongst you!
Kilkenny, in the heart of Ireland’s Ancient East, offers a broad range of activities and attractions to visit from leisurely walks, picnics, authentic food experiences, shopping, outdoor adventure to adrenaline filled afternoons that are sure to satisfy all the travellers on their Kilkenny staycation this autumn. Click on the categories below and start planning your staycation today!