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Kilkenny City Tours

Castle Road, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 86 730 1500
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A Day Out With My Mammy in Kilkenny

We decided to take the Black and Amber Train tour around the City. All I can say it's a FANTASTIC... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
via mobile
Great experience, got to see all the sights

Our driver was great, and cut us a deal for a few quid off for a family of 4. He also helped us... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Gerry B
Boyle, Ireland
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Kilkenny City Tours - Black and Amber road train is a unique way to view Kilkenny City - Aboard thetrain, passengers can view 15 of Kilkenny's historic buildings.While onboard you will receive a full comentary, giving a historical and fascinating insight into the history of Kilkenny.Tours are 25 minutes long and depart every hour on the hour from 10am-6pm.Ticket Price:Adults - 7 euro.Students/ Seniors / Children - 5 euro.
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  • Poor1%
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Castle Road, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 86 730 1500
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We decided to take the Black and Amber Train tour around the City. All I can say it's a FANTASTIC way to see Kilkenny. Paul is so informative too. I learned things I didn't know about Kilkenny. The train has a panoramic roof so you...More

1  Thank Merrilegs
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Our driver was great, and cut us a deal for a few quid off for a family of 4. He also helped us board, taking our stroller from us, and storing it safely in the main car. The tour itself is not overly long, but...More

1  Thank Gerry B
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Before you start walking around Kilkenny, take the time to enjoy this 30 minute train tour. Or driver, Paul, did an excellent job. Extremely informative. Once you take the tour then you can better plan your activities. Very nicely done. Thank you!

1  Thank rwbulldogs
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This was a great tour! The train is appealing to kids and the driver was amazing! Very funny and made us feel very welcome. An amazing way to see Kilkenny!

1  Thank Heather L
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Perfect experience, very friendly driver. Tour takes 30 minutes and brings you to main Kilkenny places. It's really worth to try! Kids should also love it.

1  Thank Aneta D
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

It was a scorching hot day in Kilkenny and my sister decided that she and my niece would take this gem of a tour around town to cool off. The driver was a lovely chirpy fella who packed away my sister's buggy like it was...More

1  Thank redhenDublin
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Paul provided an interesting first look at the various aspects of this lovely city. We were able to see and hear all about the wide choice of things to see and do in Kilkenny and thoroughly enjoyed our first visit.

1  Thank Tony D
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

This was one of the highlights of Kilkenny for us. Very well run and priced. A great way to see the city and driving down some of those narrow streets, great fun. It takes about 30 minutes and I would definitely highly recommend it.

1  Thank GarethBeechinor
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We as a family of eight aged from three to sixty six joined Paul our driver on his train for a very enjoyable and educational journey around the old city of Kilkenny. Paul was very welcoming and fun guy, we had a great fun the...More

1  Thank Noel D
Reviewed 8 July 2017

OMGosh so glad I didn't write this tour off as something only a kid would do and bypass it for another. This nice train tour was a blast. Had a fun time and loved learning the history of Kilkenny as we choo-choo around the town....More

2  Thank KCC09876
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Allison B
24 September 2017|
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Response from KCC09876 | Reviewed this property |
No it is not, but it is fun!
7 September 2017|
Response from Aneta D | Reviewed this property |
seats are quite small and narrow so I'd say that it can be not comfy enough for person to move from wheelchair (to the train) but if it's not a problem and questions is if there is place to leave folded wheelchair, it should... More