Waterford, Wexford & The Sunny Southeast
Monday August 23rd 2021 – Thursday August 26th 2021
Join us for a 4 day holiday to Ireland’s Sunny South East. We will visit Waterford Crystal and the Midleton Distillery and take a stroll back in time into Kilkenny Castle. Enjoy a drink in the Smithwicks Experience. Visit the Dunbrody Famine Ship, the Kennedy Homestead, Hook Lighthouse and the Irish National Heritage Park.
Your Holiday Itinerary
Board your luxury coach and first stop will be at the Old Middleton Distillery for a tour. Later in the afternoon we will visit Waterford Crystal and in front of your eyes, you will see red-hot molten crystal take shape, in a miracle of light, heat and skill.
This morning we will visit the Dunbrody Family Ship and relive what it was like to be on board and have a unique insight into the bravery and fortitude with which Irish people faced up to a desperate situation. This will be followed by a visit to the Kennedy Homestead, birthplace of President John F. Kennedy’s great-grandfather Patrick Kennedy. In the afternoon we will visit the Irish National Heritage Park.
Today will start with a visit to Kilkenny Castle which has been in existence for over eight centuries with many additions and alterations have been made to the fabric of the building. Enjoy some free time to explore the city and follow the ‘Medieval Mile’ trail.
In the afternoon we will take a tour of the Smithwicks Experience and see how the world-famous ale has taken centuries of turbulent times on the chin and survived against the odds.
This morning we will check out of our hotel and visit the oldest operational lighthouse in the world – Hook Lighthouse in Co Wexford before returning home.
- Return Luxury Coach Transport
- Professional Driver / Guide who will act as Tour Manager for the group
- 3 Nights Hotel Accommodation
- Full Breakfast on 3 mornings
- Evening meal on 3 evenings
- Midleton Distillery
- Waterford Crystal
- Kilkenny Castle
- Smithwicks Experience
- Dunbrody Famine Ship
- Kennedy Homestead
- Irish National Heritage Park
- Hook Lighthouse
*€60 Single Supplement