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Ireland's Ancient East

Overview

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  • Excursion to Waterford
  • Visit Waterford Crystal Visitor Centre
  • Discover medieval Kilkenny
  • Enjoy free time in Dublin
  • Fantastic entertainment programme including live Irish music
  • Scenic river cruise

Ireland’s Ancient East is brimming with attractions, culture and stories of a truly fascinating region of Ireland. On this wonderful midweek break we’ll visit Waterford and the medieval city of Kilkenny, and there’s the added bonus of live entertainment on two evenings in Enniscorthy.

This Holiday is Great For

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Itinerary

Day One - Home to Enniscorthy
We’ll make our way from the interchange to Enniscorthy, where we’ll check in to Treacy’s Hotel and will enjoy an evening meal. (D)

Days Two to Three - Enniscorthy
We’ll have a great time, with two included excursions to enjoy, as we visit Waterford and Kilkenny. (B,D)

Day Four – Enniscorthy to Dublin
We’ll depart Enniscorthy this morning and make our way to Dublin where we’ll have free time to explore at leisure. (B)

Day Five - Dublin to Home
Time to say goodbye today; we depart after breakfast and make our way to the interchange before returning home. (B)

Treacy's Hotel Enniscorthy

Situated on the banks of the River Slaney, the family run Treacy’s Hotel offers you a warm Irish welcome and live entertainment.

Rooms at this hotel


Hotel Gallery

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The Local Area

Included Excursions

Free time in Dublin

Explore Ireland’s wonderful capital at your leisure. For historical attractions, visit Trinity College, where you can see the ancient Book of Kells, estimated to be over 1200 years old, the lavishly decorated script is still in wonderful condition and one of the oldest known books. For great shopping visit Grafton Street, Nassau Street or Temple Bar. For a unique experience in Dublin visit one of the traditional pubs surrounding the Temple Bar area and have a Guinness. 

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Full Day: Kilkenny

We visit the historical city of Kilkenny, a popular tourist destination with many old and interesting buildings, such as the Norman 800 year old Kilkenny Castle. It has a thriving crafts industry and is well known for its many craft and design workshops.

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Full Day: Waterford

Trip to Waterford including a visit to Waterford Crystal. Includes a visit to the House of Crystal Visitor Centre and a walking tour of this delightful city.

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