Visit the Scenic Cloughoughter Castle in Co Cavan

Calling all history lovers! Are you looking for something interesting to do on your next day off? Or do you just love to explore magnificent sites that are located well off the beaten track? Either way, we have the perfect day out for you! Make sure you visit the fantastic Cloughoughter Castle in Co Cavan on your next day off!

Where can i visit a caslte in Ireland?

Thankfully, Ireland is scattered with castles, both in ruin and perfectly restored. One of the finest examples of one of these castles is Cloughoughter in Co Cavan.

This castle is located on an island in Lough Oughter near the famous town of Killishandra. This castle is the centre point of the ancient Kingdom of Breifne, which was one of the most important kingdoms throughout Ireland. The castle passed hands multiple times throughout its existence, from being owned by Anglo-Normans to being used as a jail. So, what are you waiting for? Make the most of your next day off and visit the fantastic Cloughoughter Castle in Co Cavan.

  • Located in the Marble Arch Geopark.
  • Kayak Tours cost around €35.
  • Perfect for adventure seekers.


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