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

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Fishing in Cavan

Take the Bait

Cavan is widely regarded as Ireland’s finest fishing destination. 2016 was an excellent year for fishing in Cavan with many Cavan fisheries considered amongst the finest in Europe.

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.

St. Kyrans Virginia

Local Flavour

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

The Tully Twins’ Tour of Cavan

Cavan's Gogglebox twins, Fergal and Neal Tully, get out from in front of the telly to discover all that their home county has to offer, in a series of short films directed by Pádraig Conaty.

Townhall Cavan Arts Space

The newest addition to Cavan's arts scene is causing quite the stir. Year-round programme of events.

This is Cavan! – Official Tourism Video

Top things to do in Cavan!

Click here for a list of must-see and must-do activities and attractions in Cavan!

Taste of Cavan 2017

11 - 12th August. The food event of the summer returns and promises to be even bigger and better!

'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.

Walking in West Cavan

Where to begin

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

Angling Festivals in Cavan 2017

Plenty to whet the appetite of the match angler!

Family having fun in Con Smith Park

Accessibility

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

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 Fun

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

Hand-me-downs from history

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

The Arts

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

Explore Drumlane Abbey & Round Tower

The only round tower in the diocese of Kilmore

Top forest walks in Cavan!

Get outdoors this summer and enjoy some of Cavan's beautiful forest walks

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.

Events in the Geopark 2017

Check out the exciting programme of events in the UNESCO Global Geopark

New heritage trail at Castle Saunderson Demesne

Cloverhill, Belturbet. A story marked by fire and blood!

Maps & Guides

To order a brochure or guide call +353 49 437 8543 or email fun@thisiscavan.ie

Music

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

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

And other excuses...

Templeport – mysterious land of saints and sinners

Nestled in the heart of Cavan’s Marble Arch Global Geopark, Templeport offers visitors a heady mix of stunning natural beauty and a kaleidoscopic history.

Horse and rider at Lough Sheelin

You can learn a lot from a horse

You just get a certain perspective from up there.

Canoeing in Cavan

Explore Cavan by canoe!

Explore the stunning waterways of County Cavan by canoe from Cavan Canoe Centre

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