The Kilkenny city is only 20 km away from Dublin city and is remarked as the second capable city when it comes to attractions. The city has an ancient charm to its nature and is appreciated. The streets in the city are very narrow and you can tour the whole city on your foot, saving yourselves the transportation costs. It is known for its agricultural importance and great fertilization. The discovery of the town is very scenic and provides tourists with beauty and elegance. Being an ancient town, it still holds modern civilization very close to her.
Kilkenny Castle and Park
The park will give you major feels like you are starring in a periodic drama and is situated at a very steep height. The major architectural cultures are found in this castle, it contains the history of its warriors and their fights and their various tools used in any such fights. The castle was built in the early thirteenth century. The castle remained as a residence for the Butler family for over 600 years. It also houses 20 hectares of gardens and plants around it.
The Black Abbey
The black abbey is the oldest church the city holds. It is located between the parliament street and the high town. Every evening a parade is held through the streets in front of the church and is a sight to never miss. You can visit the church only in the morning slot and can be a part of the prayers. It is very peaceful and calming. Being holding such an important historical value, this is a must visit.
The cave is based on the 15 km far outskirt stretch of the city and is the favorite spot for adventure junkies. The caves involve several heritage coins and bones and ancient keepers. Also, several assigned tours are held for the cave in the night. You have to sign up for it in advance, as it is very popular around. The cost for such tour is around 400 Euros.