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10th November 2021

Blooming Gardens and Great Houses

The gardens of Carlow are a spectacular show of nature. Blessed with a lush, gently undulating landscape, the county is speckled with grand estate houses, formal gardens and extensive parklands and forests waiting to be discovered this autumn.
26th October 2021

South East Itineraries from Carlow

While Carlow has activities, foodie havens and historical houses to capture the imagination, it is also within easy reach of the beaches of Wexford, the cobbled streets of Kilkenny, the treasures of Waterford and the bright lights of Dublin.
26th October 2021

Top Ten Things to do in Carlow this Autumn

As the leaves turn from green to gold, crimson, and red, and fires begin to crackle in the hearths of homes everywhere, thoughts turn to wandering through unexplored forests, untried delicacies in restaurants unknown and walking the grounds of stately homes as we imagine the former grandeur of an Ireland from long past.
23rd October 2021

Halloween 2021

27th April 2020

Looking forward to returning to Carlow!

[...] The journeys in my mind become my plans for the future. I can’t wait to escape again in Carlow. See you there!
21st November 2017

Christmas is coming to Carlow

Hallowe’en is long over, and the Christmas lights are being turned on all over the country, so we reckon it’s safe to start talking about our […]
13th September 2017

Take a Hike – at the Carlow Walking Festival!

To celebrate our glorious countryside in style, Carlow Tourism has organised the 2017 walking festival, which will be held on October 6-8th. County Carlow offers some […]
14th April 2017
Celtic Taste of Carlow 22nd - 23rd April 2017

Taste of Carlow Festival

Of course, it’s fun to taste exotic flavours from around the globe, but in the rush to embrace international cuisine, we almost forgot about the wonderful […]
25th January 2017

Arboretum ask for votes to become the ‘National Public Champion’ in Europe’s largest business competition

The award winning Arboretum Home and Garden Heaven calls for votes to become the ‘National Public Champion’ for Ireland in this year’s European Business Awards sponsored […]