Carlow is located in the Southeast of Ireland. One of Ireland's longest rivers, the Blackwater, flows through County Carlow and provides an ideal break for the angler. Against this timeless landscape, visitors will uncover a unique experience. Exhilarating outdoor adventure, traditional rural life, vibrant shopping and rich cultural heritage. Enchanting river valleys with a rich agricultural hinterland, a navigable waterway of great charm and the glorious ridges of the Blackstairs Mountains and Killeshin Hills provide an unspoiled environment for the golfer, rider, walker, cyclist and angler. The intimacy of the towns and villages and the warmth of rural Ireland complete the recipe for a unique holiday experience. Carlow is a holiday destination to satisfy the traveller who wishes to discover the essence of a place.