Bike Rental

Bike Rental

Kilkenny Cycling Tours - Bike Hire


Unit 3A, Castleyard
Kilkenny Design Centre
Kilkenny City
Republic of Ireland

Kilkenny Cycling Tours is located in the heart of Kilkenny City, County Kilkenny. It offers you the opportunity to explore the very best that medieval Kilkenny has to offer. Cyclists can experience great Irish hospitality while having an enjoyable easy-paced cycle around the medieval capital of Ireland.

Three guided cycling tours are available per day during the summer from customer’s hotels or a pre-arranged location in the city centre. The tour is approximately two hours and can be shortened or extended to suit all ages. It is a fun and environmentally friendly way to see all the attractions Kilkenny has to offer if you are only visiting for a short period.

Bike and Hike involves cycling from Kilkenny City to scenic Bennettsbridge. The cycle is about 10km and takes approximately 45minutes. Bikes will be retrieved from Bennettsbridge by Kilkenny Cycling Tours allowing customers to hike back on the Nore Valley Walk. The return is also approximately 10km and takes two hours.

Self guided tours are also available. Bikes can be delivered and collected to cyclist’s accommodation for free. Maps of popular routes, safety equipment, lock and puncture repair kit are all included in the price.

Admission Prices

Refer to the website, email or call for rates


All helmets and safety equipment provided.

Suggested Routes

Cycle suggestions to the southeast: Bennettsbridge (7km) Nicholas Mosse Pottery and café. Thomastown (17km) Jerpoint Abbey, Kilfane Glen and waterfall, Mount Juliet a 13th Century Grennan castle. Inistioge ( 25km ) small scenic village and picturesque Woodstock Estate. Cycle suggestions east: Graiguenamanagh ( 30km ) Duiske Abbey, Cushondale Woolen Mills. - Cycle suggestions south: Kells ( 15km ) 12th Century fortified Augustinian priory, Mill Museum, round tower and high cross. - Cycle suggestions south west: Callan ( 15km ) Edmund Rice House.

Type for Hire

You can rent or hire a bike from Kilkenny Cycling Tours from just €15 per day. Your guide can also arrange delivery of bikes to your location or accommodation and collect them that evening. Maps of the locality and details of attractions will be provided each with bike. Full safety equipment is supplied including helmets, lights and high-visibility jackets. Cover is also provided and included under Kilkenny Cycling Tours insurance scheme.

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