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

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Top ten things to do in Cavan!

Top things to do in Cavan!

Must-see and must-do activities and attractions in Cavan!

Top heritage attractions in County Cavan

Explore 5000 years of history in County Cavan.

'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.

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.

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.

Fishing in Cavan

Take the Bait

Cavan is widely regarded as Ireland’s finest fishing destination. 2019 was an excellent year for fishing in Cavan with many Cavan fisheries considered among the finest in Europe.

Family Fun

Have fun with the family at Erne Island Waterpark, exploring the UNESCO Geopark and Cavan Burren Park. Get paddling on the waterways or take a boat trip on the Erne. Cycle the 'Killykeen Way' or visit a forest park, a pet farm, do a teddy bear workshop or have an immersive experience at Cavan Museum and the World War 1 Trench Experience.

St. Kyrans Virginia

Local Flavour

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

Top forest walks in Cavan!

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

The Tully Twins’ Tour of Cavan

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

Angling Festivals in Cavan 2020

Plenty to whet the appetite of the match angler!

Hand-me-downs from history

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

Maps & Guides

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

Canoeing in Cavan

Explore Cavan by canoe!

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

Family having fun in Con Smith Park


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

This is Cavan! – Official Tourism Video

The Arts

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


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.

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