Places To Go


Waterford highlights

The Art Hand - Art SchoolOffering courses in painting, photography, film-making, stained glass and ceramics.

Christ Church CathedralThis cathedral has been at the heart of Waterford City since the 10th Century.

Ardmore Round Tower View the tower and cathedral. See the marvellous Romanesque sculptures.

Waterford Crystal Factory TourA detailed look at the making of the famous crystal.

Lismore CastleFeaturing the oldest continually cultivated gardens in Ireland.

Walking WaterfordExplore the beauty of the countryside by foot.

Garter Lane Arts CentreThere's something for every culture vulture at this hotspot.

Waterford Medieval MuseumA tribute to life in Waterford during the Medieval ages.

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Waterford - A Tourist's Perspective


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Revel in the refreshing beauty of Waterford—home to the Viking triangle. A visit to this county could literally take you anywhere; from browsing the shops and markets of Waterford City, to learning Irish in the Ring Gaeltacht.

The city offers plenty of  shopping options, with loads of cosy pubs to rest your weary feet in afterwards. For those with adventures on their minds, the Comeragh Mountains offer a fantastic location for cycling, climbing and hiking.

Whether you’re in search of the perfect weekend break or a unique cultural experience, Waterford is the perfect place to be.

Magical Lismore Castle Surfing at Tramore beach Tall ship in Waterford Estuary The House of Waterford Crystal Waterford Spraoi Festival Waterford City