Things to Do in Wexford
Wexford being in the top 3 places to visit for a staycation is not surprising. Find below only an example of what to do while visiting Wexford.
- Explore one of many beaches along our 250 km coastline for a day out with the children or to find the best spots for water activities like surfing, kitesurfing or kayaking. Discover the six Blue Flag and more than ten Green Coast awarded beaches.
- Take a peaceful walk around one of Wexford's many beautiful gardens, splendid all year long. More than 10 fabulous gardens surrounding castles and Victorian houses are a must in your visit.
- Enjoy one of the many festivals that take place on County Wexford. Music festivals like the world-known Opera Festival or the Spiegel tent Festival, as well as literary festivals like Write by the Sea or Art in the Open to name a few.
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An Adventurers Welcome
Sat 6th March - Sat 27th March
Join us for the reopening of Wells House & Gardens with our special Adventurer Event. Take part in a hunt along the newly updated Mogues Enchanted Walk…a place where only the most adventurous families can complete the tasks! If you complete the tasks you will be awarded with a Wells House medal! Every Weekend […]
Anvil Lodge Riding School
Established in 2005, Anvil Lodge Riding School is a small family run riding school located in the heart of Ballindaggin, just 7 short miles from Enniscorthy town and Bunclody. The school offers small group lessons, as well as hacking across County Wexford’s beautiful countryside. These breathtaking hacks take place overlooking Mount Leinster and the Blackstairs […]
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
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, […]
Oaklands Fishing Lake
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 […]
The Makers House Wexford
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
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
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 […]
Estuary Heritage Boat Tours
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 […]