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A county of high hills and verdant valleys, Tipperary offers the walker spectacular views in idyllic countryside locations. The Glen of Aherlow, Hills of Upperchurch & the Galtee mountains all attract visitors from near and far offering walks of varying difficulties. Walking festivals are commonplace in these areas all year round.

Pony Trekking

There are various equestrian centres in the region offering anything from hour long treks to weekly packages through the picturesque mountains and plains of the Co. Tipperary countryside. Pony-trekking packages are available through the hotel on request.


The Horse and Jockey Hotel is ideally located for golf enthusiasts to enjoy many of the midland parkland courses nearby including Thurles Golf Club just 5 minutes from the hotel and others nearby including Clonmel Golf Club, Cahir Park Golf Club and Tipperary Golf Club.

Whatever your preference we will take care of all your arrangements leaving you to concentrate on your game.