DISCOVER
YOUR NEXT
ADVENTURE

in Kilkenny

DISCOVER
YOUR NEXT
ADVENTURE

in Kilkenny

OUTDOOR KILKENNY

It's All Here!

Connect with Ireland on an Outdoor Holiday in Kilkenny.

It’s time to pack your bags and get ready for your next adventure. Outdoor enthusiasts will find it all here in Kilkenny whatever the season. Experience the people and places of Kilkenny and uncover off the beaten track countryside trails, spectacular cycle routes, thrilling river adventures, as well as challenging and character building activities in our activity centres.

Enjoy camaraderie with our experienced tour guides, make new friends in a safe and friendly environment and create everlasting memories. Our trip ideas are full of inspiration for families, solo and group holidays so you can enjoy exploring the great outdoors to your heart’s content.

It’s All Here… in Kilkenny!

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Spring

Spring

With longer, brighter evenings to look forward to, a host of new baby animals & beautiful bursts of colour, it’s time to jump-start Spring in Kilkenny
Summer

Summer

If you are looking to experience culture with outdoor adventure this summer, you have come to the right place!
Autumn

Autumn

Autumn is the best time of year as the air gets chillier, the cosy sweaters come out, the festivities of Halloween are approaching
Winter

Winter

Wintertime provides an opportunity to experience nature in a completely different way. All you need are some good waterproofs and a sense of adventure
December has arrived ❄️
We are lucky to have so many incredible outdoor festivals and events in Kilkenny during the festive season like @kilkennyyulefest, Castlecomer Christmas Park at @castlecomer_discovery_park, Winter Wonderland Walk at @jurassicnewpark and @butlerhousekk Christmas Garden.
So, wrap up in your winter woolies and enjoy the festivities in Kilkenny this Christmas! 🎄
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Outdoor experiences don't get much more spectacular than the Hawk Walk at @hawkeyeschooloffalconryireland 🦅 
Located on the beautiful grounds of @lyrathestate, meet the resident hawks and owls before learning how to call them to land on your arm. Plus, how cute is Turbo the owl? 🦉 
🎥 @itsjessglynn with @whereistarablog
Yulefest returns this Christmas! 🎅🏻
The much-anticipated Christmas festival brings the festive spirit to the streets of Kilkenny with a programme of events that is sure to be fun for all. It all kicks off on Saturday 26th November with the arrival of Santa to officially switch on the Christmas lights 🎄
There are more events to be announced, so keep an eye on @kilkennyyulefest for updates!
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Spooky season is here and we are ready for all of the autumnal fun that comes with it!
One of the best things to do in October is to visit a pumpkin patch to pick the perfect pumpkin to make a Jack-o-lantern. Visit @kilkennypumpkinpicking in Kells to get in the spirit of the season 🎃
What is your favourite Halloween activity? 👻
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