Enjoy a guided tour of Kilkenny, a medieval city which makes a superb alternative to busier Galway. Visit the medieval sites of this fascinating Irish city starting with Kilkenny Castle, dating back to the 12th century.
Next, walk down the ‘Medieval Mile’ and visit the Black Abbey, a Catholic Priory dating back to the 13th century before visiting the St Canice Cathedral and Round Tower, a place of Christian worship since the 6th century. Next, head to the Smithwick’s Experience and enjoy a one-hour guided tour where you will interactively learn about Smithwick’s Ale, the most popular ale in Ireland.
After your tour, enjoy a taster paddle of all three ales from Smithwick’s: Red Ale, Pale Ale and Atlantic Blonde Ale. After your tour, why not head to the atmospheric Kyteler’s Inn, a famous pub dating back to 1263 where a selection of great beers are on offer as well as delicious food.
Guided tour of Kilkenny’s intriguing medieval sights
Kilkenny Castle, filled with some of the richest history in Ireland
Smithwick’s Experience one-hour guided tour with ale tastings
Opportunity to explore Kilkenny and visit Kyteler’s Inn
Medieval Kilkenny & Smithwicks Ale
|The Parade, Collegepark, Kilkenny, Ireland|