Glen of Aherlow Walking Festival

Glen of Aherlow Walking Festival

All roads lead to the Glen of Aherlow, Tipperary for their annual Walking Festival over the June Bank Holiday weekend. Organised by the Glen of Aherlow Fáilte Society and the Galtee Walking Club this is one of Irelands leading walking festivals. The weekend promises super walking, good food & accommodation and nightly entertainment all rolled into one great experience. All walks are graded and led by experienced guides from the Galtee Walking Club. A and B Walks will take you on the high Galtees while C walks for the casual walker will follow the national Loops on Slievenamuck or the lower Galtees, giving the opportunity to enjoy the heritage and culture of the Glen. Enjoy good company, pleasant accommodation, local guides and quality food while indulging your love of walking in an amazing environment.Enjoy the delights of the natural environment with mountains and lakes, fresh air, interaction with fellow walkers and fun & merriment with nightly entertainment. Courtesy bus available on the Saturday night, details available at registration.Local tourism providers, who are part of the Walkers Welcome Initiative, are offering a superb attractive weekend deal for the Walking Festival in The Glen, with prices starting from €35 for B&B. Details can be accessed on www.aherlow.com The Glen of Aherlow in Tipperary is one of Irelands leading Walking Hubs, with all local tourism providers signed to a Walkers Welcome Charter to ensure a comfortable, safe and enjoyable experience for all. Registration for all walks is at the Community Centre, Lisvarrinane, Tipperary on the R663. For more information or Walking Festival brochure contact: Helen Morrissey at the Glen of Aherlow Fáilte Society, Tel: 062 56331 or mobile 086 8314443. Email: info@aherlow.com or on our web site at www.aherlow.com