Our Surroundings

Is more than enough

Your little pocket of pleasure



Get lost in nature

Discover a wild playground where no two days are the same. Wide open spaces, pretty villages, lakes, forests and friendly locals await. Go explore and get lost in our surroundings! 
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Breathe and unwind

Take in the wide open spaces, wildlife and nature all around you - Castlehamilton is the perfect place to escape for a while. From yoga to lake swimming we would love to help you plan your stay amidst nature.
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Make it happen

Located right in the heart of a fishing heaven, an abundance of  lakes and rivers, hills, trails and forests, it's time to start planning your perfect adventure trip. Cavan has something for all tastes!
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Your natural playground

On the lakes

Reflect & Relax

Cavan is known as 'The Lakeland County' and is reputed to contain 365 lakes. It's also the source of many rivers in Ireland, meaning the area boasts numerous water based activities and is an adventure lovers dream.
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On the land

Recharge & Reset

The area isn't just famous for its excellent fishing opportunities, there's plenty to do on land too. Hike in the hills, explore enchanting forests, spot rare wildlife and discover historic sites in this fascinating part of Ireland.
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Local Heritage

Killeshandra in County Cavan has a rich heritage and is dominated by a system of lakes known as the Lough Oughter system. Dating back millions of years to the Ice Age, the area is recognised by UNESCO as part of the Marble Arch Caves global geopark. In the nearby Killykeen Forest Park, there are signs of habitation going back at least 5,000 years. The area has survived civil wars and famine and today boasts a thriving local community who are proud of their intriguing heritage. 

Local attractions 

We are surrounded by an abundance of things to do to suit all tastes from sight seeing, museums, local crafts, the wonderful Cavan outdoors and nearby Fermanagh too! You wont get bored, thats a fact! Here are a few of our local attractions. 

Killykeen Forest Park

Back to nature

With walking and cycling trails, this 240 hectare park sits on the shores of Lough Oughter, part of the River Erne system. Explore the ancient woodland, home to oak, ash and beech trees.
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Marble Arch Caves

Going underground

Go on an underground adventure and discover this unique system of caves. Surrounded by a striking landscape of gorges, forests, waterfalls, rivers and wildlife. Fun for all the family.
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Cavan County Museum

Go back in time

With galleries featuring Stone Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age artefacts, the museum traces the history of County Cavan. The World War One Trench Experience is a must-see.
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Cavan Burren Park

Back to nature

One of Ireland's most unique landscapes showcasing spectacular views, prehistoric tombs and fantastic geology. Visit the park's information centre, or enjoy one of four way marked trails through breathtakingly beautiful landscape.
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Killeshandra Forest Walk

A picture perfect walk

A wonderful escape from a busy schedule. This trail is a treasure trove for an avid nature lover right beside us at Castlehamilton. 
With picturesque landscapes you can enjoy the serenity of nature unspoiled by foot or by bike. 
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Cuilcagh Boardwalk Trail

Stairway To Heaven

Situated within Marble Arch Caves 
An area of outstanding beauty and Special Conservation. 
A family-owned project welcomes visitors to explore safely and in a zero-impact way.
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Killinkere  Pet Farm

A Working Farm

If you are looking for a fun day out for your family, group or club then Killinkere Visitor & Pet Farm is number one for fun, interaction with farm animals and activities such as nature walks, heritage trail, pony rides, tractor trailer rides and hands on farming fun.
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Ramor Theatre

Art Theatre

The Ramor Theatre is located in Virginia, Co. Cavan. Just a short drive from Cavan town and less than an hour from Dublin. 
We hope you will enjoy the vibrant atmosphere and diverse array of activities taking place here. Check out the listings.
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Go explore

Get out on the water and try something new. 
Hydrobikes are a cool way to explore Cavan’s lakes. 
 Suitable for all ages from kids 8yrs+. Pedal boat with electric motors also available for parents with smaller kids wanting to join in also!
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