Mount Juliet Estate is partnering with Muddy Boots Walking Tours to offer guests of the luxury five-star estate, an opportunity to explore the beautiful Kilkenny and surrounding landscape with a guided walking tour hosted by experienced guide Mario MacRory, founder of Muddy Boots Walking Tours.
The guided walks will be enjoyable activity for individual, couple, and family outings, for all ages and abilities. Mario is a Mountaineering Ireland approved Mountain Skills Trainer and with Mount Juliet Estate, abides by the ‘Leave No Trace’ initiative.
Guests can choose to hike local routes in Kilkenny or trek further afield in Tipperary, Limerick, and Waterford. Routes take in treks on Brandon Hill, the Galtee Mountains, the Comeragh Mountains and Knockmealdown Mountains and Slievenamon.
There are beautiful views to be experienced as walkers take in the ancient mountains, black lakes, flora, and fauna of Ireland’s Ancient East. The routes are littered with historic sights, such as Slievenamon’s prehistoric monuments or Kilkenny’s Jerpoint Abbey and park. Mahon Waterfall and Kilfane Glen and Waterfall are set into the impressive landscape.
This is a wonderful opportunity to be immersed in the break-taking ancient Irish landscape and enjoy an outdoors activity together. Guests of Mount Juliet Estate can book a guided tour at Mount Juliet Estate with rates starting at €100. To book a Muddy Boots Walking Tour contact reservations at Mount Juliet Estate on 056 7773000.