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Hook Lighthouse

Hook Lighthouse & Heritage Centre

Hook Lighthouse is the oldest intact operational lighthouse in the world with the present structure over 800 years old. Hook Lighthouse offers guided tours of the lighthouse tower all year …

T: + 353 (0) 51397055
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The Irish National Stud

Racehorses are conceived, born and raised on Tully’s famous stud farm, which has long been and continues to be the source of thoroughbred champions. Stars of the show on the …

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Graiguecullen Swimming Pool & Leisure Centre

The Swimming Pool in Graiguecullen is a modern facility situated in the historic building which was formally the old National School. The extensive facilities within the pool complex are open …

T: + 353 (0) 59 9140330
Jennifer's Travel at Monasterevin

Jennifer’s Travels

Based in the scenic Bell Harbour, Monasterevin, Co. Kildare, this boat hire company is ideally placed to explore both the historic Grand Canal and the majestic River Barrow. This family …

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True Fitness Kayaking

Guided Kayaking Trips: Explore Ireland’s beautiful waterways and experience what it really means to be at one with nature. Nothing gives you a sense of freedom and belonging like kayaking under …

T: +353 (0)86 1055051
Bagenalstown swimming pool

Bagenalstown Outdoor Heated Swimming Pool.
(June – August)

Bagenalstown Swimming Pool is an excellent attraction for families and children from early June until late August. It includes a heated, outdoor 25 metre pool and paddling pool. The club …

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Leighlinbridge garden of remembrance

The Garden of Remembrance and the Vivaldi Garden

The Garden of Remembrance straddling the River Barrow commemorates important occasions in the history of this picturesque village including the visit of the Canadian Prime Minister, Brian Mulroney, a World …

Waterfall Loop Clamphole Falls

Glenbarrow Trailhead – Waterfall Loop

Situated close to the geographical centre of Ireland, the Slieve Bloom region links the counties of Laois and Offaly and is made up of forests, blanket bog of a type …

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Rancho Reilly Pet Farm and Childrens Activity Centre

Springhill Road Carlow   Set on five acres, this family friendly, popular pet farm features a range of animals including reindeer, miniature goats, ponies, lambs/sheep, calves/cows, turkeys, pot bellied pigs, …

T: +353 (0) 87 7701181
Fishing in Leighlinbridge

Angling on The Barrow

The River Barrow holds coarse, predator, game and even sea species such as flounder in its’ tidal stretches and for this reason enjoys a strong reputation as one of Ireland’s …