Clare Glens & Glenstal Abbey

Clare Glens & Glenstal Abbey

Located on the border of Counties Limerick and Tipperary, a hike through Clare Glens features a series of waterfalls and rapids that cut through a red sandstone gorge to provide breathtaking scenery. Only minutes from Clare Glens, Glenstal Abbey offers a quiet...
The Rock of Cashel & Athassel Priory

The Rock of Cashel & Athassel Priory

The last seat of the high kings of Munster, the Rock of Cashel is a spectacular group of medieval buildings on an outcrop of limestone. Perched above Ireland’s fertile Golden Vale, the site includes a round tower, Romanesque chapel, cathedral, and restored hall of the...
The Glen of Aherlow

The Glen of Aherlow

The gorgeous Tipperary valley known as The Glen of Aherlow offers amazing views of the Galtee Mountains and is close to several “hidden” holy wells. St Berrihardt’s Kyle The Glen of Aherlow St Berrihardt’s Holy...
Cahir Castle & the Swiss Cottage


Cahir Castle & the Swiss Cottage


One of Ireland’s largest and best preserved castles, Cahir Castle is situated on a rocky island on the River Suir. Scenes from the movie Braveheart where filmed there, and a walk along the walls makes visitors feel as if they are on a film set. The Swiss Cottage...

Birr Castle & Gardens

Although the castle is not open to the public, the beautiful gardens are. A carriage ride through the demesne is the best way to experience Birr Castle. The castle is home to a giant telescope that once held the title of the “world’s largest” as well...