Ireland - Counties Limerick & Tipperary (PDF Chapter)


This is the Counties Limerick & Tipperary chapter from Lonely Planet’s Ireland guidebook.

County Limerick’s s city streets have a gritty, honest vibrancy, and treasures abound in its lush, green country side. In contrast, Tipperary town is minor, but amid the county’s rolling hills, deep valleys and soaring mountains, it’s a peaceful place for quiet contemplation.

  • discover Bronze Age, Iron Age, medieval and modern art treasures at the Hunt Museum in Limerick city
  • maps
  • take in Shannon Estuary vistas along Limerick’s back roads via atmospheric ruins at Askeaton and the Flying Boat Museum at Foynes
  • transport
  • delve into a dazzling underworld of passages and chambers at the Mitchelstown Caves
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: County Limerick, Limerick City & Around, County Tipperary, Tipperary Town, Glen of Aherlow, Galtee Mountains, Cashel & Around, Cahir & Around, Mitchelstown Caves, Clonmel & Around, Fethard, Carrick-on-Suir and Nenagh & Around.

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