Includes Waterford Crystal, Walking Tour of Waterford, Kilkenny Craft Centre and Guided Tour of Irish National Heritage Park.
This tour highlights the rich history and heritage of this lovely corner of Ireland, from the lush soft hills of the Wicklow Mountains to medieval Waterford and creative Kilkenny. With lots of added extras.
Monday To Pembrokeshire for our ferry crossing to Rosslare and on to Enniscorthy where we are met with tea and coffee at our 4 star hotel
Tours Whilst at Resort
a A full day in Waterford where we are met with a guide who will take us on a walking tour exploring the history of the town from Vikings to Victorians! Following free time over lunch we then have a factory tour of the House of Waterford Crystal where we can experience the various stages of the glass making process.
b We begin the day in Avoca, brought to fame by the series Ballykissangel. The scenery continues as we pass through the Wicklow Mountains National Park to Glendalough, an area renowned for its natural beauty.
c To Kilkenny, known as the creative heart of Ireland and we enjoy some shops and studios at the Kilkenny Design Craft Centre. There is also time to explore the medieval town before we continue to the Irish Natural Heritage Park. Here we will be guided through this fantastic outdoor musem where actors will bring the history of Ireland to life.
Friday An early breakfast before our ferry to Fishguard and the journey home.
- Return coach travel
- Tours as indicated
- Admissions: Walking tour, Waterford crystal, Craft centre and Heritage Park
- Ferry crossings
- Hotel accommodation of bed, breakfast and evening meal
Riverside Park Hotel and Leisure Club Enniscorthy
4 star hotel located on the banks of River Slaney.
- SATELLITE TV
- SWIMMING POOL
- STEAM ROOM