Feel the spirit of Wexford this Autumn
A place with people of spirit & story. Let’s stay in holiday mode longer.
Make a break for Wexford and let the autumnal spirit fulfil postcard memories that will last a lifetime. Whether you plan to get away on a family holiday, solo trip, girly weekend or a romantic getaway, now is time to make a break for it in Ireland’s Ancient East and stay in holiday mode for longer!
Plan your trip to Wexford now and embrace autumn in Ireland’s Ancient East. Whether you’re looking to make new memories or relive past memories, make them ones to remember as you watch the seasons change with loved ones. Come experience the spirit of Wexford through music, the arts, festivals, the people and all that Wexford has to offer. Go camping with friends, spend mornings sunrise swimming, catch up with loved ones over tea and cake or celebrate your children on their first catch as they crab fish off the coast. With white sandy beaches, top-class attractions, and plenty of sunshine all year round, Wexford is the perfect destination to make the most of the autumn months with your friends, family, and loved ones while relaxing and exploring County Wexford.
Discover wholesome staycation spots, hearty food, hidden gems, history galore and so much more. Create truly unique memories in Wexford this autumn! Looking for the best autumn break offers? See more here. Wondering what is happening across Wexford while you’re here? Let us inspire your plans at VisitWexford.ie. Plan your trip to Wexford now and embrace autumn in Ireland’s Ancient East.
Spend Autumn in Wexford
During the autumn months, Wexford’s coast is alive with migrating birds, and the Hook Peninsula offers some of the best whale-watching excursions the country has to offer. Not to mention the stunning views from Hook Lighthouse, one of the oldest operational lighthouses in the world. The rich tapestry of Ireland’s history comes vividly to life in the cornerstone of Ireland’s Ancient East. Immerse yourself in Wexford’s past, uncover 9,000 years of history and fall in love with Wexford. Experience the history of the 1798 Rebellion in Enniscorthy, discover the emigration story of Dunbrody Famine Ship or be intrigued by pre-historic times with a visit to the Irish National Heritage Park.
Ballycross Apple Farm is a must-visit for all ages during the autumn season. Take a traditional tractor and trailer ride to the farm’s pumpkin patch where you can pick your own pumpkin. The farm is surrounded by walking trails where you can stretch the legs and return to the on-site cafe for a hot drink to warm up after your excursions. Don’t forget to bring home some of Ballycross Apple Farm’s yummy apple juice!
Or for an even scarier Halloween experience, try out the all new adult scare night at Secret Valley for the Cornmaze Massacre Adult Scare Night…will you dare?! For more spooky, fun and ghouly Halloween experiences across Wexford this autumn, keep an eye on Visit Wexford’s ‘What’s On’ guide where you’ll find everything happening across Wexford from now until next year – don’t miss a thing and keep the spirit of Wexford alive! Come experience Halloween here and stay for longer as you discover Wexford’s finest beaches, trails, iconic attractions, history and more.
The county is covered in gorgeous hiking trails and scenic seaside walks to enjoy whatever the weather. With over 250km of coastline, who says the sandy beaches in Wexford can only be enjoyed in the summer? There is nothing like a stroll along Curracloe Beach, Baginbun Beach or Ballymoney Beach on an autumn’s afternoon.
You’ll need no persuasion for an autumnal break away spent in the crisp, country air in County Wexford. After all, it is definitely the worth framing those autumn postcard memories as you feel the spirit of Wexford.