Stonyford Windgap Castlecomer We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Graignamanagh The beautiful Woodstock Gardens and Arboretum are located overlooking the River Nore Valley and the picturesque village of Inistioge. © 2018 Kilkenny Tourism - Privacy Policy | Cookies | Sitemap. Tullaroan Cycling trails that travel through some of Kilkenny’s most picturesque villages and inspiring scenery. John will show you the best of Kilkenny city and you will be amazed by our fascinating history. Dist/Time 12km / 5hrs. Things to do in Kilkenny City Centre City Centre Maddoxtown Top County Kilkenny Hiking Trails: See reviews and photos of hiking trails in County Kilkenny, Ireland on Tripadvisor. Our most well-known building though is Kilkenny Castle, originally built in the 12th century, much of the current building comes from this period and is mixed with a 19th century remodelling. The walks are essentially ‘mini hikes’ and the character of each walk varies. Kells Dubai Duty Free Irish Open They also have a weekly pick up in Kilkenny City for those who wish to join walking trails … Trail Kilkenny Outdoor Recreation aims to highlight the many experienced outdoor activity providers in County Kilkenny. After you have finished your walking tour, take a stroll through the castle park. Rivers & Water Based Activities St. Mullins Tullahought The gardens date to the 1740's with the main development taking place in the 1800's. Parks, Gardens & Open Farms Features include a walled garden, rose garden, rockery garden, a recreated Turner Conservatory, a collection of rare and exotic trees in the arboretum and much more including many tranquil woodland walks. Ireland's Medieval Mile in Kilkenny Here are some of Kilkenny’s best walking trails according to our crew – and all within a 5km radius of the city centre. Maddoxtown Gowran - Graiguenamanagh - Thomastown - Bennettsbridge. Trail Kilkenny Ltd leads and facilitates the development, management and promotion of a range of high quality walking, cycling and other leisure trails for the benefit of visitors and residents of Co Kilkenny. Christmas John is studying modern languages with the Open University and he has also completed the National Tour Guide training course. Kilkenny Mountains Fishing in Kilkenny Griffinstown Knocktopher The Parade, Ballyragget If you are short on time, a walking tour with Ormonde Language Tours is the ideal way to get to know Kilkenny. Tours last approximately 2 hours.