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Kilkenny: The Shenanigans Medieval Adventure

created by NevinMagician and entertainer, born, raised and back in Kilkenny
26 reviews

28,00 per group (1-5 people)

Play anytime within the next 3 months

Explore the charming streets of Ireland’s Medieval Mile Kilkenny. Discover amazing castles, Ireland’s only medieval merchants home, street art by local animators who have 4 Oscar nominations, beautiful abbeys, the famous witches home and much more! Unlock the stories of Kilkenny – and recommendations of our favourite local cafes, pubs and restaurants – all while you solve 17 riddles on your phone.
This playful walk across Kilkenny sharpens your senses and encourages you to appreciate the most wonderful – and little(!) – details around you. Whether you know Kilkenny or have just started exploring here, this experience gives you a perspective on discovery that will inspire your curiosity wherever you go next.

We know you’ll love our experiences, but if this is your first, rest assured - you can solve up to three riddles and still get a full refund, or in case of the Wonder Walks - all subscription plans come with one week free trial. See our T&Cs here.

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17 riddles.
1.5 – 2 hours. 2.2 km.

Start under the arch of the main gate of Kilkenny Castle which is between the two towers facing onto the street
End your adventure under the main gate of Kilkenny Castle (same location as start point)

Local wonders you’ll discover on this walk include:
Experience the incredible “Kilkenny Castle” one of the top 10 castles in the world.
Picturesque medieval corridors like “The Butter Slip”.
The majestic “Saint Canice’s Cathedral and 9th Century Round Tower”.
“Kyetler’s Inn” once home to Kilkenny’s Famous Witch

Play 7 days a week, day and night.


You’ll receive an email with a link to your walk. The link to the walk is valid up to 3 months after the purchase. By tapping the play button your walk magically opens in your phone’s browser. No downloads. Super easy.

If it rains, take a break and wait for some sunshine, you can continue where you left off, or share the email with your teammates in case you run out of battery.

We recommend playing in a team of 1-5 people.

Check our frequently asked questions or read our terms & conditions.

26 reviews for Kilkenny: The Shenanigans Medieval Adventure

  1. The Geese

    no comment
  2. Deise Detectives

    Unusual, interesting & fun!

  3. Thomas

    A good fun way to see the town & learn about it. Also met some locals along the way😀

  4. Adventure with Brian

    Brilliant and exciting!

  5. “From Limerick”

    Great fun! And a great way to explore the hidden gems of the city. We’re only here for a day and it was the perfect way to see so much.

  6. Jalex


  7. 33 baby that’s me

    A brilliant change up to a regular walking tour

  8. Bärli and Mary


  9. MoJenn

    It was awesome!! Some of the riddles were really tricky but added to the fun and exploration. We loved it!! -Jenn & Morgan

  10. Dennis the Menance

    Kurzweilig, wir lernten die Stadt kennen, vereinzelt war die Lösung nicht zu finden.

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1. Choose your game

All our trails are created by locals. Buy the one that intrigues you the most. After the purchase, you’ll receive a link to your game via email.

2. Ready, set, go!

Go to the game’s starting location indicated in the email (play anytime up to 3 months from the purchase). Tap the Play button and the game will magically open in your phone's browser!

3. Find secrets

With each riddle solved, new cryptic directions will take you from one hidden gem to the next. You’ll unlock local stories and recommendations on your way too!

4. Win!

Play for the fastest time and get listed on our leaderboard. Or, take your time and share your best adventure photo using #secretcitytrails. Both might lead to a free game!

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