Embark on an enchanting journey through Kilkenny, where each step tells a story of love and legend. Kilkenny romantic tour invites you to explore the city’s most romantic sites, from the historic halls of Kilkenny Castle to the mystical paths of Butterslip. Experience the artistic soul of the city at the Butler Gallery and reflect at the Great War Memorial, each location weaving into a tapestry of rich cultural heritage. With St. Canice’s Cathedral and its panoramic views as a highlight, this tour not only reveals the secrets of Kilkenny’s past but places you at the heart of its narratives. Join us to uncover the tales of ancient romances and legendary feats that make Kilkenny a timeless city of love.

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  • Discover Kilkenny's romantic castles and cobbled medieval streets.
  • Explore charming date spots and picturesque locations for memorable photos.
  • Uncover the haunting, romantic legend of 'The Kilkenny Widow'.


  • Professional local tour guide

Route & Duration

2 hours
  • 1

    Butler gallery

    Nestled in the heart of Kilkenny, the Butler Gallery showcases contemporary art in a stunningly renovated 18th-century building, making it a cultural must-see. It’s a perfect place to explore the vibrant local art scene.

  • 2

    Kilkenny Great War Memorial

    This poignant memorial honors the brave souls from Kilkenny who fought in the Great War, offering a place for reflection amidst the city's bustling atmosphere.

  • 3

    Green’s Bridge

    An iconic landmark, Green's Bridge offers picturesque views of the River Nore, ideal for romantic strolls and photo opportunities against a historic backdrop.

  • 4

    St. Canice’s Cathedral

    A beacon of Gothic architecture, St. Canice's Cathedral, with its towering spire, invites visitors to explore its ancient history and climb the round tower for panoramic city views.

  • 5

    Kilkenny Castle

    Stand before the grandeur of Kilkenny Castle, a cornerstone of Irish history and romance. Wander its lavish halls and extensive gardens, where stories of love and legend echo through the ages.(outside visit)

Meeting Point

The main entrance of Butler Gallery.
Butler Gallery, Evans Home, John's Quay, Gardens, Kilkenny, R95 YX3F, Ireland See Map

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.