Welcome to Trek Ireland™ - Ireland's premiere guided virtual walking tour operator. Explore Ireland from home with our guided virtual walking tours. Discover Ireland's cultural history and natural heritage with our friendly local guides. Visit Ireland's ancient ruins, medieval castles, and monastic settlements from the comfort of your own home as if you were really there yourself.
Trek Ireland with Kevin Higgins in Kilkenny town, County Kilkenny
County Kilkenny takes its name from the Irish Cill Chainnigh, meaning Church (Cill) of Canice. It is from there, in the wonderful medieval city of Kilkenny, that local guide Kevin Higgins brings you along the scenic River Nore valley towards a once bustling milling village, where falx and flour where produced by the local populace for export worldwide. Kevin also shows us the magnificence of Kilkenny Castle, the apex of medieval building and the seat of the Butler family in the 13th Century.
Enjoy rambling walks, with Kevin as your local guide, through the abundant and lush countryside of the South-East of Ireland.
Local guide, Kevin Higgins, brings you through the picturesque village of Inistioge in County Kilkenny, past the unique 18th Century 10-arch Classical-style road bridge and into Woodstock estate. Follow the River Nore along its forested banks, past an old ice house to reach Woodstock House and Ga...