County Carlow

County Carlow

County Carlow (“Contae Cheatharlach” in Irish Gaelic) is a superb area for lovers of dolmens and Irish wilderness! The area is full of possibilities, whether it is in terms of hiking, museum visits, or the discovery of megalithic monuments! The region is also home to the largest dolmen ever recorded in all of Europe: the Brownshill Dolmen!

Visit County Carlow

A picturesque region!

But the villages of the region are also worth a visit! Discover the small village of Carlow, with its colourful houses, friendly people, Pubs and Restaurants! The locals easily converse with visitors, and usually don’t hesitate to prolong the conversation until the hour is up! An effective way to immerse yourself completely in Irish culture!

County Carlow: discover the map

(Tourist sites and places to eat and drink)

County Carlow: activities and sites to visit

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Discover the largest dolmen in Europe! A unique megalith still full of mysteries!

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A private castle, which would have the strange reputation of being haunted...

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A rather nice castle, to be discovered for lovers of old Irish stones!

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A typically Irish ruined castle, marked by the ravages of time.