Together with a professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. Kilkenny is a county rich in artistic tradition. Kilkenny is also home to one of Ireland’s premier comedy festivals, the Kilkenny “Cat Laughs” festival. You will have a chance to explore the city while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Kilkenny is known as the Marble City because of its distinctive black marble. You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, and corners of Kilkenny. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most out of it!

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  • Professional local tour guide


  • Transportation

Route & Duration

2 hours
  • 1


    The Butter Slip is a narrow medieval corridor of Kilkenny! Visit this lovely walkway and find a unique medieval atmosphere, a beautifully arched entrance, and interesting history!

  • 2

    Hole in the Wall

    The Hole In The Wall is a bar & music venue located right in the heart of Kilkenny! Visit and find a beautifully decorated attraction, lively atmosphere, and interesting history!

  • 3

    The Tholsel, Kilkenny

    The Tholsell is a beautiful building in the heart of Kilkenny and also part of the medieval mile! Visit and discover rich history, beautiful architecture and many more!

  • 4

    Kytelers Inn

    Kytelers Inn is one of the oldest inns in the whole of Ireland! Here you will learn about interesting history, find lovely interior and a unique atmosphere that will make you feel like a local!

  • 5

    Grace's Old Castle

    Grace's Old Castle is a historic castle building in the center of Kilkenny! Visit and immerse yourself in fantastic architecture, rich history, and unique atmosphere!

  • 6

    Rothe House & Garden

    Rothe House is a notable Tudor merchant’s townhouse! Here you will find three fantastic houses, several impressive architectural features, a small museum, and many more exciting views along with a large beautiful garden!

  • 7

    The Black Abbey

    The Black Abbey is definitely a must-see! Visit and find a peaceful atmosphere, stone carvings, impressive sculptures, a unique figure of the Blessed Trinity, beautiful architecture, and rich history!

  • 8

    St. Canice’s Cathedral

    St Canice’s Cathedral is called a hidden gem on Kilkenny’s Medieval Mile! Visit and find impressive examples of Gothic architecture, magnificent stained-glass windows, the largest collection of burial monuments in Ireland, and many more eye-catching views along with the rich history!

  • 9

    St. Francis Abbey

    St. Francis Abbey is a medieval Franciscan abbey and also a National Monument! Visit and immerse yourself in stunning architecture and learn the remarkable history!

Meeting Point

The main entrance of Cathedral Church of St Canice & Round Tower (Coach Rd, Gardens, Kilkenny, Ireland)
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Cancellation Policy

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