Things to do in Cavan
Hire a kayak and make your way to Lough Oughter. Explore the ruins of Cloughoughter Castle, history is embedded in the stone walls of this fascinating fortress.
While you’re on the lough, visit Killykeen Forest Park. Discover its woodland walking trails or stop for some bird watching, the wildlife is incredible.
Places to Stay
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Food and drink in Cavan
Enjoy traditional fare and hearty comfort food in Cavan’s cosy pubs. Book in for a romantic meal in a top-notch restaurant, fine dining is on another level in the Breffni County.
Take a cookery class and learn tips from Ireland’s leading chefs before tucking into your delicious creation. Savour the fresh ingredients and artisan produce.
Discover the magic of Ireland's Hidden Heartlands
Experience Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands, a beautifully unspoiled part of Ireland where life moves at its own pace. Listen to the ebb and flow of trickling streams, kayak across wonderful waterways and explore magical forest treks and trails.
Meander across expansive boglands, majestic mountains and open valleys. Visit the riverside towns and villages dotted throughout this enchanting region. Make sure to stop and soak up the peaceful atmosphere, there’s nowhere quite like it.