IRELAND'S EQUESTRIAN CAPITAL

IRELAND'S EQUESTRIAN CAPITAL

As soon as you witness the flat green plains of Kildare’s distinctive landscape, you’ll understand why it’s known as Ireland’s equestrian capital. From the legendary Fianna warriors who once raced chariots along the Hill of Allen, to the modern-day thrill of horse-racing at The Curragh and Punchestown, Kildare’s terrain is synonymous with thundering hooves and the sport of kings – but there is so much more to uncover. Visit the magnificent 18th century Castletown House and hear its stories, check out the legendary Irish National Stud & Japanese Gardens, cruise along the canal, or seek designer bargains at Kildare Village outlet!


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Take some time to explore the rest of Ireland’s Ancient East, places filled with unmissable experiences. With the maps as your guide and itineraries as your inspiration, discover a region of legends and stories, from ancient times to modern day – a place brimming with culture, attractions, festivals and fun. Your adventure through Ireland’s Ancient East awaits!


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