Activities

Activities in Wexford

Wexford offers a host of exciting outdoor activities and adventures that create precious family moments in stunning settings.

Whether you prefer the serenity of woodland walks, fairy gardens and hand-feeding animals or maybe the historic setting of manicured gardens and the tea rooms of a Victorian-era house.

Or, on the contrary, you may experience an action-packed afternoon of archery, karting and adventure golf to name just a few hobbies you might take home from holidays.

Hop on a river cruise, take to paddleboard, enjoy a family day kayaking in the Hook peninsula, or strap yourself into the driving seat for a karting adventure. All those activities are possible in Wexford.

There are also many indoor activities for those with a different taste in the fun. Loads of arts & crafts activities, 

All in all, there is no shortage of fun adventures in Wexford for everyone to choose from to suit all tastes and needs. See below to check out some of what's available.

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Kilmore Angling

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Take to the seas with Kilmore Angling! Join Eamonn and the crew for Wreck, Reef & Deep Sea, Up-tiding, Tope & Bass Fishing or simply book a daytime or evening cruise along one of Irelands most scenic coastal regions and the Saltee Islands. Head over to our website for more details.  

Loch Mahon Fishing Lake

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Lochmahon comprises three spring-fed lakes stocked with Trout, Carp, Roach, Rudd, and Tench. Our facilities include a dedicated fly lake, specimen carp lake (up to 25Ib), and course/match lake. Private free parking, rod hire, toilets, fly fishing lessons, outdoor lawn, picnic/bbq area, overnight fishing by arrangement. Our tackle shop is stocked with leading brands, Fox, […]

Oakloands Fishing Lake

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Oaklands Lake is a magnificent 4.5 acre man-made coarse angling lake situated just outside the town of New Ross and surrounded by the lush greenery of Kelly’s Wood. We have everything you need on-site and packages that include accommodation available too.   All are welcome, it is a fishing paradise for coarse angling and offers […]

Wexford Walking Tours

Uncover the hidden history of Wexford town! A ninety-minute Historical and Anecdotal tour of Wexford’s past from its earliest beginnings, Vikings, Normans, Cromwell, 1798 and its Maritime History to the International Opera Festival of the present day.   Tours available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 11am from Wexford Tourist Office from the First of […]

Livin’ off the Hook

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Join Liam Colfer for a walking tour around the tip of the Hook peninsula.

New Ross Street Focus

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The Medieval town of New Ross is simply packed with hidden gems and stories that will take your breath away!

The Makers House Wexford

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The Makers House is a creative venture set in the heart of Wexford town. Bringing together some of the finest Designer Makers from the county we exhibit and sell contemporary Irish art, craft and design created by us in Wexford. A member of Wexford Craft Trail and registered with the Design Craft Council of Ireland […]

Askamore Walking Trail

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The four walking trails around Askamore all begin from the trailhead in the village car park. Individually waymarked, the walks all begin by following a minor road which brings you uphill through scenery reminiscent of an Austrian valley, with trees sweeping below you, and wonderful views to the Wicklow Hills and beyond.   Entering the […]

Bree Hill Walking Trail

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The Bree Hill Walking Trail features three looped walks which start at the trailhead in the car park of Bree Community Centre located in Bree village. These individually waymarked routes provide 23 km of mixed forest trails, offering peace, tranquility and beautiful views of the surrounding countryside. It is important to note that Bree Hill […]

Gallivanting Tours -Halloween Story Telling (online)

Sat 31st October - Sat 31st October
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Join Lorraine live from her Witches Cabin in Wexford for an evening of the darkest and most devilish tales of Irish Folklore along with a few of Gory Goreys Darker Tales! Tickets are only €10 per stream so light the fire, draw up a big bowl of sweets, gather the family around and hear some […]

Estuary Heritage Boat Tours

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Explore the stunning and scenic Hook Peninsula from the water! Sit back and relax onboard as we travel the length of the peninsula passing by some of the regions most iconic sites from Duncannon Fort, Loftus Hall and Hook Lighthouse, you’ll hear plenty of tales along the way, including the legend of the pirate treasure […]

Wreckless Indoor Skate Park & Skate Shop

Wreckless Indoor Skatepark opened at our current location in August 2015, across two units in Gorey Business Park just outside of Gorey town in Co. Wexford. Wreckless Offers an Indoor park with exclusive features and obstacles not found in other parks around the country as well as featuring a fully stocked Skateshop on location with Skateboarding, […]