In this blog post I am going to concentrate on Kilkenny and the wonderful scenic locations dotted around the county that are just perfect for any wedding photo shoot or video backdrop. I count myself as truly blessed to travel the country providing videography services to those who are getting ready to spend the rest of their lives together and I really couldn’t recommend a more splendid backdrop for these events than the county of Kilkenny.
If you are planning to hold your nuptials in Kilkenny and are still unsure of the perfect spot for photos and video, feel free to peruse the list below for inspiration and if you feel I have left anywhere out I would love to hear from you!
Kilfane Glen and Waterfall
One of the most beautiful places in Kilkenny is the Kilfane Glen and Waterfall. Located in Thomastown, this romantic era garden and waterfall simply exude elegance and tranquillity, making it the perfect backdrop for any wedding video.
Allow the grandeur and magnificence of Kilkenny Castle to make your wedding video truly memorable. Located in Kilkenny City, this 12th Century castle, which has been remodelled and restored, is nestled in extensive, scenic parklands.
Rothe House & Garden
Harking back to an older time, Rothe House and Garden is a truly charming setting for a special wedding video shoot. Built between 1594 and 1610, this location includes three historic houses, a large, idyllic 17th century garden and three enclosed courtyards. For traditional weddings, Rothe House and Garden, which is located in Kilkenny City, is the perfect fit.
Woodstock Gardens & Arboretum
Woodstock Gardens & Arboretum in Inistioge is a location that’s simply made for wedding videos. Featuring an elegant rose garden, a scenic walled garden and a charming rockery garden, from the 1740s, this location offers a truly beautiful backdrop for a wedding video shoot. It also offers a collection of rare trees, and some simply stunning, idyllic walking trails.
St Canice’s Cathedral and Round Tower
One of the most stunning wedding video locations in Kilkenny is St Canice’s Cathedral and Round Tower. The simply incredible cathedral features stunning early-gothic architecture. Located in Kilkenny City, this historic location provides an awe-inspiring backdrop for wedding videos. From the 9th century round tower, you can see wonderful views of the surrounding area, if the weather is good of course!
If you want some truly scenic shots for your wedding video, then Jerpoint Abbey is the perfect location for you. Located in Thomastown, these 12th century Cistercian ruins are simply magnificent. It’s a truly unique setting for a memorable wedding video shoot.
Cute, and charming, Kells Mills will take your breath away every time. The tranquil Kings River, the quaint 16 mills, and the lush greenery that surrounds them make this location a beautifully quaint setting.
Kilkenny features some of the most picturesque locations in the country for wedding videos. If you have any ideas for video locations, we’d really like to hear them, so feel free to share them in the comments below.
For those of you requiring wedding videography services in Kilkenny City or County, then please don’t hesitate to contact Drangan Video. We are always here to assist you in making your big day as special as possible.
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Regards Eamon Drangan Video