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Half-Day Horseback Trail Ride including Pub Lunch in Tipperary
"When you arrive you will be greeted by the friendly staff and two jack russell terriers. You will fill in your registration form and be fitted with a riding hat and boots if you do not have your own. Once you have mounted up you will have a riding assessment with a qualified instructor and the pace of the ride will be tailored to the abilities of your party. Then accompanied by a guide you will ride through our yard and up into the mountains. Even on cloudy days the views are spectacular and you will experience the real hidden beauty of Ireland. Your guide will explain to you the archaeological features of the landscape including bronz and you will get the chance to chat with the friendly pub staff. Your break will be for approx one hour. Then it will be time to mount up again to ride home by a different route taking in yet more spectacular views on the way. If your party consists of highly experienced riders there will be chances to gallop and jump during the day. If you are less experienced or unused to English riding techniques
From EUR125.00
 
Two-Hour Horseback Mountain Trail Ride in Tipperary
"On arrival at the center you will be welcomed and taken to reception where you will be asked to fill in a registration form. You will also be loaned a riding hat and boots if you require them.After mounting your horse a qualified instructor will assess your riding in the manege. The trek will be taken at the pace of the least experienced rider in your party. Accompanied by a guide you will then ride through the yard and straight out into open countryside. Typically you will ride though a field containing a bronze age settlement and an ancient quarry down an old main road now overgrown and used only by animals and through a traditional Irish farmyard.After an hour of riding up hill and down dale
From EUR55.00
 
Scenic 1-Hour Horseback Ride Through Unspoiled Mountain Pastures in Tipperary
"When your party arrives you will be welcomed and asked to complete your registration form. If you do not have your own you will be fitted with a riding hat and boots. You will be assisted in mounting up and then given basic instruction in our sand arena. Once your riding has been assessed the pace of your trek will be agreed on. Then you and your guide will ride through over 2500 years old. Then you will ride along a long forgotten road past a romantic ruin. You will then ride through a working traditional Irish farmyard and up again into the hills to see a standing stone that humans put there 6000 years ago. On your way back you will see a celtic hill fort and an Irish fairy ring. On your journey you will be given plenty of opportunities to photograph the beautiful views and your guide will pause with you to explain the significance of the sights you encounter. Parties of riders experienced in English riding will have the option of going for a gallop and popping a few natural jumps. Overnight accommodation an optional ex
From EUR30.00

More Things to Do in Roscrea

Roscrea castle.

Unfortunately for us, the castle actually stopped opening a few days before our visit to Roscrea, so all I have are a couple of photos from outside and a Heritage Ireland website to show me what I...
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Dec 27, 2012

Rosemary square. Roscrea.

Rosemary square and Rosemary street that leads to it were probably after one of the daughters of The Damer family who built the Queen Anne house inside the courtyard of Roscrea castle. The square...
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Dec 26, 2012

St. Cronan's monastery and church, Roscrea.

This is the other St. Cronans, not far from the centre of town on the Dublin road and easily walkable in a few minutes. The church itself dates from 1812, but the entranceway through which you must...
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Dec 25, 2012

St Cronan's catholic church. Roscrea.

After walking under the belfry of the Franciscan friary, a path leads south to St. Cronan"s catholic church. As St. Cronan is deemed to be the founder of Roscrea, probably in the 7th c, both sets of...
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Dec 25, 2012

Roscrea Franciscan friary.

Just round the corner from Rosemary square is Abbey street which takes you to the Franciscan Abbey, to be exact, the ruins of it although the belfry is still in use. The Friary is built on the...
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Dec 25, 2012

Roscrea Castle

I stumbled on this place accidentally while having a wander and waiting for my dad and step-ma to come out from mass. I only had about 20 minutes to have a quick look around, but for a student ticket...
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Apr 04, 2011
 
 
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Damer House

Located inside the grounds of Roscrea Castle, your ticket will cover entry to Damer House, a Queen Anne style building built in 1722 with local rubble sandstone.The house has had a varied past, as a...
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Apr 04, 2011

World's Oldest Butter

Titter ye not!This must be one of the most memorable things I've seen in Ireland, or potentially ever... (Although the Stamp Museum in Budapest could rival this one for general wierdness...)In Damer...
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Apr 04, 2011

Walk in the Park

Glebe Park in Roscrea has very recently undergone renovation and is much improved.If you are in Roscrea and have kids, this is a great place. It's small but has a nice playground manufactured by a...
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Jul 03, 2009

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