Kilmallock Tours, Trails & Routes

Explore Kilmallock’s rich heritage with a guided walking tour or it's many historic sites on a self-guided tour.

Kilmallock (Munster Vales)

Visit Kilmallock Museum for a guided tour with thirteen points of interest marked by information plaques along the route or you can download a free audio guide that leads you on a historical walk around the town taking in Kilmallock’s Dominican Priory and the Collegiate Church, over 1200m of medieval town wall, including a town gate, the 15th century King’s Castle standing astride the main street and 16th-century houses of the wealthy town merchants.

For the nature lover Terra Nova Gardens is one of Ireland's best known small, privately owned gardens and is a firm favourite with garden visitors of all ages. 

The Ballyhoura Trails Guide app is your personal guide to the loop walks of Ballyhoura Country, where a world of outdoor adventure, history and cultural heritage is waiting to be explored.

If you would like to venture further, why not explore the Ballyhoura Drive, a 123km signposted driving route or the 112km Golden Vale Drive which takes in picturesque countryside and visits the medieval town of Kilmallock on your way to Lough Gur, famous for its many archaeological sites.

Take a one hour tour of JJ's Craft Brewery and learn about its history and the steps involved in brewing, starting with the grain and ending up with finished beers.

The Ballyhoura Nature Trail, located at the Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Centre, is a fun investigation of over 20 hidden creatures that children have to keep their eyes peeled to uncover. 

For a full list of tours, trails and routes in Kilmallock click here.