Sports & Activities in Kilkenny 

Here in Kilkenny we have lots of Outdoor avtivites for you to choose from, from cycling tous to walking tours and Discovery Park to the Food and Craft trail you can check out for more info 

The Club House Hotel Kilkenny

Kilkenny Cycling Tours
Tel: +353 86 8954961


Outdoor Activities Kilkenny

Pre-booking is advised but not essential. Sensible footwear and clothing advised.

Country Quads 
Tinnacarrig, Borris, Co. Carlow
Tel: 059 9724624
Fax: 059 9724699
Mobile: 087 2270466

Cross Country Driving on scenic livestock farm. Age 8 years upward. Half an hour drive from Kilkenny. Up to 12 persons at any one time. Clay Pigeon shooting available on request.

Countryside Activity Centre

Tel: 056 7761791

Indoor Rifle Target Shooting, Archery – Long Bow and Clay Pigeon Shooting.

Go With The Flow,
River Adventures

Contact: Charlie Horan
Golden Grove, Roscrea,
Co. Tipperary
Tel: 087 2529700

Go with the flow offers guided white water adventures and guided river trips on the rivers Nore and Barrow. Suitable for all ages and abilities – ideal for a family day out or group activities. We also offer canoe hire (unguided) on both rivers. Advance booking is highly recommended to ensure availability.

Kiltorcan Raceway Karting Circuit

Nr. Ballyhale, Co. Kilkenny
Tel: 087 2464872

All weather, outdoor circuit for events, parties, tuition and practice. Now licensed by Motor Sport Ireland for championship karting events.

Team Dynamics Kilkenny

Archersgrove, Bennettsbridge Road,
Tel: 056 7763635
Fax 056 7761869

Indoor and outdoor, physical and non physical activities. Catering for the business/corporate sector, social groups, sporting groups. Activities include – Archery, Abseiling, Shooting, Raft-building, Zip-Line, Climbing, Orienteering, Canoeing and Indoor games, and  remember “At Team Dynamics Kilkenny you arrive as a group, and leave as a team.”

Kilkenny Greyhound Racing

St. James Park, Kilkenny
Tel: 056 7721214

10 races per night. 300, 525 and 700 yard races. Open all year on Wednesdays and Fridays – 8pm start.

Tynan Walking Tours
Contact: Pat Tynan
Tel: 087 2651745
Fax: 056 7763955

A popular and enjoyable way to get to know medieval Kilkenny departing from 16th century Shee Alms House, Kilkenny Tourist Office, the leisurely stroll involves the hero's and villains of the cities chequered past, while you explore the lanes, streets and stories of this remarkable city.

Laser Combat

Based in Kilkenny College, Kilkenny City

Co Kilkenny

087 1233117

Laser Combat is the perfect Stag, Hen or Birthday party Celebration.

Based on military technology these guns fire inferred light up to 300 metres unlike paintball it is totally pain free.

Professionally run events Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday’s.

Advance bookings only.


Freedom Surf School, Tramore, Co Waterford

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Contact: 086 3914908 / 051 386773

Beginner Surf Lessons:All equipment supplied with full use of our Beach Cottage Facilities.

Enjoy a coffee and browes The Freedom Beach Art Gallery after your surf.

Just 40 minutes and your at  Kilkenny's nearest BLUE FLAG SURF BEACH - Tramore

Offer open to Adult Lessons, Surf Camps , Teen and Family Lessons