Wexford & Kilkenny

Wexford & Kilkenny

Co. Wexford is the cornerstone of Ireland’s Ancient East and pulsates with a vibrant history just waiting to be discovered.

Co. Wexford is the cornerstone of Ireland’s Ancient East and pulsates with a vibrant history just waiting to be discovered. Next door is Kilkenny which has strong connection with its Medieval past and is considered Ireland’s Medieval capital. We base ourselves in Ennsicorthy, Wexford’s second largest town, with its picturesque setting above the River Slaney and renowned for its friendly atmosphere and natural beauty.

 

Treacy’s Hotel is perfectly located in the bustling town of Enniscorthy and offers 60 en-suite bedrooms all with LCD televisions, air-con, hairdryer, tea/coffee-making facilities, safe and free WiFi.

Day 1

We travel south past Dublin to our hotel in Enniscorthy.

Hotel: Treacy's Hotel, Enniscorthy *** (4 nights D, B&B)

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Day 2

Our first visit today is Kilkenny a well preserved ancient city followed by an afternoon visit to at Dunbrody Famine Ship, where we get a unique insight into the bravery and fortitude of the Irish people faced with the great famine.

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Day 3

This morning we stop at the harbour town of Wexford where you can have lunch before visiting the lovely Wells House and Gardens, which boasts over 300 years of history, for a guided tour of the house followed by some time to explore the Victorian garden. In the hotel tonight we have the Celtic Roots River Dance Show (this may take place in local hall).

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Day 4

After breakfast we spend the majority of the day at the Irish National Heritage Park, where we journey through 9,000 years of Irish History. We return to Enniscorthy in mid-afternoon where you may like to explore some of the town’s historical attractions.

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Day 5

Time to return home. We are due back in Belfast at approximately 4pm.

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B=Breakfast Included , D=Dinner Included

Tour Highlights

Kilkenny • Dunbrody Famine Ship • Wexford • Wells House and Gardens •

Irish National Heritage Park

 

Price Excludes

• Single Room Supplement £80

• Holiday Insurance

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

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Banbridge Banbridge - Kenlis Street
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Europa Buscentre Ulsterbus Tours, Europa Buscentre Stands 2-5
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Newry Train Station Newry Train Station
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Sprucefield M&S Sprucefield M&S
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Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00

Saturday 09:00 - 12:30

Sunday Closed

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