This is Cavan! – Official Tourism Video

International Rules Weekend

Fun Rules Gallery

Irish Daily Mail International Rules Weekend. Photo Gallery of some of the highlights to date

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

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climbing cuilcagh in cavan

Cavan Walking Festival 2014

2 - 11 May 2014. An exciting and diverse programme of themed walks in Cavan

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.

'calf house' dolmen tomb

New visitor centre at Cavan Burren Park

Megalithic tombs, glacial erratics, rock art, prehistoric walls and ancient field systems - a living breathing history park

Taste of Cavan Food Festival

8 - 9 August 2014.

Fishing in Cavan

Take the Bait

Cavan is widely regarded as Ireland’s finest fishing destination. 2013 was a fantastic year for coarse fishing in Cavan. Many fishing locations considered amongst the finest in Europe.

Cabra Castle, Kingscourt

Hotels

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

Accessibility

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

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.

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 Cavan at Brackley Lake

Where to begin

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

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...

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.

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

Family Fun

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

Canoeing in Cavan

Canoeing at Cavan Canoe Centre

Watch this video of Canoeing in Cavan's lakelands

Music

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

Special winter break offers in Cavan

Escape to Cavan this Autumn / Winter with our not to be missed accommodation offers in Cavan.

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 fun@thisiscavan.ie

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

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

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