Go With The Flow
Go with the Flow – River Adventures is a family run, adventure activity business offers affordable, guided canoe trails, canoe hire and canoe holidays on the beautiful Barrow river. No experience required – these adventures are available to complete beginners of all ages and abilities with a very keen and positive team of qualified instructors. Go with the flow brings the river to life in a fun, interesting and meaningful way. We also love to show people how to have good, safe and simple fun on the water. Tons of laughter guaranteed!!
Discover the secret life of the Blackstairs Mountains and know more about birds, flora, fungi, mammals and butterflies of the Blackstairs mountains and the River Barrow. Fully guided walks to suit all ages, through the lovely lanes, lowlands, bogs and streams of the Blackstairs mountain area and the River Barrow, Co. Carlow, Ireland. Walk with expert guides and enjoy a unique rural experience. Trails include looking at the natural topography of the landscape, the local archaeology – Carlow has some fine dolmens, standing stones and cairns, Lichens and mosses, grasses and ferns, birds and mammals.
Mountain Adventure 74
Mountain Adventures 74 is a multilingual outdoor company offering guided day hikes and climbing sessions in the Wicklow Mountains, Mount Leinster, the Blackstairs, Comeragh, Galtymore and weekend guided hikes to Kerry, Connemara, Donegal, the Mourne Mountains and all over Ireland. Mount Leinster is one of the local hikes on offer, a small hike with few ascents and some steep ground but mostly on track. Interesting enough for people who want to venture and experience different types of hiking skills.
Whether it’s a historical tour of Kilkenny, a cruise through county Carlow, or a wildlife adventure in counties Kildare or Laois; there is a boat for you. Take time to switch off, relax, and experience boating life as it was for those of a bygone era. Surrounded by nature, water, and history, our trips will leave you completely refreshed and renewed. Be sure to bring your camera, as unique views and vista continually present themselves while we rediscover much or the unseen landscapes and heritage of Ireland’s Ancient East. We have trips that cater to all, from the very young to the young at heart. These range from 30 min trips to tours of several days duration.
Chocolate Garden of Ireland
The Chocolate Garden of Ireland is a working chocolate and ice cream factory producing a range of luxury artisan chocolates, a varied selection of confectionery, chocolate spread and premium organic ice cream.
The full range is widely available and can best be enjoyed in the on-site café and ice cream parlour. The Chocolate Garden team run chocolate making workshops and chocolate mould-making sessions for all the family. Chocolate Garden of Ireland is a haven for chocolate lovers of all ages.
Visual & George Bernard Shaw Theatre
Bring your family to the Visual Arts Carlow. Explore this stunning building in the heart of Carlow town and visit the VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art and George Bernard Shaw Theatre. Engage with amazing artwork by national and international artists and be inspired by Ireland’s largest and most spectacular space for contemporary art. There’s lots of activities to enjoy, from weekly parent and toddler art classes to family art workshops, youth theatre, intimate music gigs in the GB Bar, talks, workshops, tours, plus a 320-seat theatre with a packed programme of drama, film, dance and comedy.