Many of Carlow’s key attractions are within easy driving distance of Killerig, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Among the most popular attractions here are the marvelous Brownshill Dolmen and the fantastic Mount Wolseley Golf Club. Two other recommended attractions you’ll find close by Killerig are the Carlow Golf Club and the Visual Centre for Contemporary Art and The George Bernard Shaw Theatre.
Killerig has a number of cultural attractions nearby that make great places to visit. There are plenty of excellent destinations visitors can pay a visit to for a morning such as the Carlow County Museum.
While you are in and around Killerig, be sure to visit the Aghade Holed Stone in Tullow. To learn more about the local historic sights, be sure to check out the Rathgall Stone Fort in Tullow.
If you love to play golf, visit the Leinster Hills Golf Club. It’s a great way to enjoy the fresh air.
Come see much-loved sporting heroes, the Carlow GAA, take on their rivals at the iconic Dr. Cullen Park. On match days follow the procession of red, green and gold, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join local Gaelic football lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
Finding somewhere handy to stay within Killerig is simple. The Talbot Hotel, the Seven Oaks Hotel and the Woodford Dolmen Hotel are among the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.