This is Cavan! – Official Tourism Video

Nathan Carter, Eleanor Shanley and Martin Donohoe at the launch of the three festivals in Cavan this summer

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County Cavan

is the beautiful land of lakes in the middle of our island. This is a place away from it all - but not that far away.

Taste of Cavan 2015

Takes place 7th- 8th August 2015 in the Food Marquee, Cathedral Road, Cavan.

Angling Festivals in Cavan 2015

Plenty to whet the appetite of the match angler for 2015 in Cavan!

walking in cavan

Cavan Walking Festival 2015

1 - 10 May 2015. An exciting and diverse programme of themed walks

Walking in West Cavan

Cavan Walking Festival Video

Short video on the Cavan Walking Festival 2013

'calf house' dolmen tomb

5,000 Years of History at Cavan Burren Park

History at your fingertips at Cavan Burren Park

World War 1 Trench Experience at Cavan Burren Park

World War 1 Trench Experience

Visit the largest replica trench in Ireland and the UK right here in Cavan.

Fishing in Cavan

Take the Bait

Cavan is widely regarded as Ireland’s finest fishing destination. 2014 was an excellent year for fishing in Cavan with many Cavan fisheries considered amongst the finest in Europe.

Cabra Castle, Kingscourt


County Cavan offers a fabulous selection of hotel accommodation where a traditional Irish welcome is accompanied by a slice of sheer luxury and the very latest visitor amenities.

Family having fun in Con Smith Park


We are dedicated to ensuring that everybody can enjoy and avail of services County Cavan.

Family Fun

Have fun with the family at pet farms, teddy bear workshops or canoeing through the lakelands


Accessibility in County Cavan

Watch this short video on accessible tourist attractions in County Cavan

Hand-me-downs from history

Before this place was called Cavan it was called Breifne, and before that it was called something else.

Walking in West Cavan

Where to begin

Cavan is a walker's place. Here we have a great range of places to pace through.

Taste of Cavan 2014 Receipes

Recipes from Chefs at Taste of Cavan 2014

Self Catering Accommodation

Cavan has a great selection of self catering properties, many located in scenic and picturesque parts of the county.

St. Kyrans Virginia

Local Flavour

Our passion for food runs deep. There is something for every taste in County Cavan.

The Arts

really has found a good home in Cavan. Music and drama like to take to the streets.

Reading at the library

100 Books Reading Initiative

'100 books' at the Johnston Central Library.

"Well, the beautiful course distracted me from my game..."

And other excuses...

A Rich and Celebrated History

Cavan has for many years been home to a remarkable line-up of pre-historic farmers, rulers, musicians, saints and scholars.

Relish the Tranquility

Cavan people and visitors to the county have for years enjoyed the health benefits of the tranquil landscapes of the Lakelands, Burren and Cavan's famed rolling drumlin hills

Canoeing in Cavan

Canoeing at Cavan Canoe Centre

Watch this video of Canoeing in Cavan's lakelands


The county has a rich musical scene with dance, music and singing festivals.

Horse and rider at Lough Sheelin

You can learn a lot from a horse

You just get a certain perspective from up there.

Maps & Guides

To order a brochure or guide call +353 49 437 8543 or email

Fleadh Video

Get a flavour of Fleadh Cheoil in Cavan.

Cavan surprises the Taoiseach

The Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD was pleasantly surprised by all that Cavan has to offer


Shopping in the centre of Cavan town is mainly located along Main Street and Bridge Street.

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