County Cavan is a land known for its scenic beauty and vast waterways. It’s the perfect location to get away from fast paced modern life. It’s said there are 365 lakes in Cavan, one for each day of the year, and it is these many lakes that provide a setting of utter tranquillity. You could spend an entire day wandering the vast forests surrounding by the calming sounds of running water.
The great outdoors of County Cavan contribute to the never ending list of activities. On the lakes you can partake in various water sports such as kayaking, paddle boarding, wakeboarding and more. The fish below the surface are one of Cavan’s highlights as these waters are internationally reputed for coarse and pike fishing in particular. On dry land you’ll find many beautiful walking trails that bring you through various landscapes that can also be enjoyed on horseback. The Slieve Russell Golf Club is one of the top courses in the country and has featured in several international and PGA events.
The focal point of the region is Cavan Town where you’ll find charming medieval features alongside plenty of things to do and see. There’s also ample accommodation options in the town as well as a host of bars and restaurants making it the ideal place to use as a base while exploring County Cavan and further afield.