Less than two hours away from Dublin, Kilkenny is a convenient getaway for any capital students. This isn’t the only reason, however, that Kilkenny is one of the top destinations that UniTripper recommends for a college trip. Having cut its teeth as the number one hen and stag destination in Ireland for years, it isn’t surprising that the city doubles as one of the best student trip and party destinations on offer.
UniTripper offers great student friendly accommodation within the city. During the day when you have the urge to venture outside of your humble abode, you won’t be short of things to do. Some adventure activities that you can engage with in Kilkenny include bubble football, segway games, karting, paintball and more. Some other rapid activities in the medieval town include white water rafting for the adventure enthusiasts. If you’re fond of the dark stuff, Kilkenny also houses breweries that make the Guinness Storehouse look like a smoothie shop. You might do a double take as holograms of monks guide you through the process of brewing your own blend of Smithwicks. Eerie mysteries and a rich history that surrounds the town also make it a top destination to rotate around mystery tours and witching season.
Kilkenny isn’t excluded from the rest of the academic calendar however, it’s renowned all year round for it’s festivals like Cat Laughs and Roots festival. Medieval week might also strike a chord for any history students. After you have immersed yourself in culture.. or white water, it’s hard to miss the nightlife in Kilkenny. There are a number of night time hot spots which are always packed with eager partygoers and spouting out all of our favorite cheesy tunes. After we set you up with our deals and evening events, you may end up stumbling down the medieval mile if you’re not careful.
To create and customize a class or society trip to Kilkenny right now, you can scroll below and check out all the options that tick your boxes. Once you have invited your college mates online, they’ll be notified by email and can log on and pay or further personalize the activities provided for them. It’s sure to be a barrel of catlaughs.
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