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South East Driving Routes

T: + 353 (0) 59 9131554 - Carlow Tourist Office

Rolling mountains and river valleys. Brushing hedgerows, Blue Flag beaches, lingering lunch stops and random detours leading to discoveries you’ll talk about for years to come. There’s nothing like driving …

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Kildare Village Chic Outlet Shopping

T: +353 (0) 45 520501 - W: www.kildarevillage.com/

For a great day out, nestled within landscaped grounds and presented in an authentic village environment, Kildare Village Chic Outlet Shopping is label heaven. You will find it difficult to resist temptation …

Woodville Garden.

Woodville House and Gardens

T: +353 (0)51 422957 - W: www.woodvillegardens.ie

Woodville House and Gardens are situated on a working farm just two miles from New Ross, Co. Wexford. The Georgian house belongs to the Roche Family who have lived here …

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Athy

Athy (the ford of Ae) has been an important river crossing from early times and is full of historical interest. It has been the site of many battles from the …

Black Castle, Leighlinbridge

Black Castle

The little village of Leighlinbridge lays claim to at least two historical superlatives – the oldest (built in 1320) functioning bridge in Europe, and one of the earliest Norman castles …

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Borris House

T: + 353 (0) 59 9773105 - W: www.borrishouse.com

Borris House, the ancestral home of the MacMurrough Kavanaghs, High Kings of Leinster, is one of the few Irish estates that can trace its history back to the Royal families …

Carlow Heritage Trail

Carlow Town Heritage Trail

The Carlow Town Heritage Trail is a self-guided one-hour walking tour featuring some of the town’s important historic sites and buildings. Sites include the Liberty Tree, Carlow Castle, Croppies Grave, …

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St. Mullins Heritage Centre

T: + 353 (0) 87 9977090/+ 353 (0) 51 424913 - W: www.stmullinsheritagecentre.com

The seventh century ecclesiastical site of St. Mullins is beautifully situated on a high wooded promontory on the east bank of the River Barrow, overlooked by the Blackstairs Mountains to …

Lea Castle Portarlington-Courtesy of National Library of Ireland

Lea Castle

T: +353 (0)57 8621178

Lea Castle is located on the Dublin Road just outside of Portarlington. It was built circa 1260 by William de Vesey and was protected to the north by the River …

Morgan's Garden Centre

Morgans Garden Centre

T: + 353 (0) 59 9143092 - W: www.carlowgardentrail.com

Morgan’s Garden Centre was established in 1988 on the outskirts of Carlow Town. It has since become known as a retailer of plants of the highest standard including many Irish …