Step into Spring in Wexford

As the bitter cold leaves the air and the flowers bloom, there’s no better time to explore Wexford, the cornerstone of Ireland’s Ancient East.


Explore the Model County during the spring and see its natural beauty in all of its glory. Spring in the Sunny South East is lively and vibrant. The arrival of spring brings Wexford into full bloom, with its many gardens coming to life in lush green. Plan your Easter adventure in County Wexford.


Take a moment for yourself & reconnect with nature

Renowned walking trails are teeming with flora and fauna and the fresh coastal air brings with it a renewed longing for adventure. Wexford Lavender Farm, Glenavon Japanese Gardens and the JFK Arboretum are just some of the fantastic gardens around the county that you can visit during spring.

Wexford’s landscapes are second to none, particularly its breathtaking 250km of coastline. Take in the stunning surroundings as you explore Cahore Point, Kilmore Quay and Hook Head name a few. There is no greater joy than a fresh walk on one of Wexford’s sandy beaches in the spring. The abundance of fresh, salty sea air is sure to leave you feeling revitalised and rejuvenated. Don’t forget to bring a jacket as there is still a refreshingly cool breeze.


Easter family fun

Take the kids out for some fun during the Easter Midterm break and check out some farms and wildlife parks around the county. Secret Valley Wildlife Park, Kia Ora Mini Farm, Blackwater Open Farm and Seal Rescue Ireland are fun for all the family while getting to see and learn about adorable animals. These locations also have seasonal events around Easter, so don’t miss out. 

Wexford has a bounty of family fun activities such as crazy golf, footgolf, go-karting, kayaking and some great adventure centres. No matter what the spring weather has in store, there’s always something fun and exciting to do in the Sunny South East. County Wexford is the perfect destination for an Easter family break.


Retail therapy and relaxing retreats

After a hectic festive season, Wexford provides breathing space for you to get away from it all and put your feet up. Wexford is home to a number of incredible spas where you can unwind, such as the world-renowned Monart Destination Spa. Treat yourself to some regenerating treatments, take a dip in the pool or just sit back and relax with a good book in silence at Creacon Wellness Retreat.

Wexford also boasts some magnificent, boutique shopping towns like Gorey, New Ross and Enniscorthy, as well as Wexford’s main street. Shop ’til you drop with the last of the winter sales and newest spring/summer collections. Take a well-deserved coffee break or a spot of lunch in the vast selection of excellent cafés, restaurants, and eateries dotted around the county.

If you prefer a round of golf, Wexford is the idyllic location for keen golfers with plenty of top-class golf courses to choose from. Hit the green at Bunclody Golf & Fishing Club, Rosslare Golf Club or St. Helen’s Bay – some of the finest in the country. Round up your evening with a delectable meal sampling Wexford’s famous food scene for the perfect weekend trip.


With plenty of hotels, B&Bs, camping and self-catering accommodation with great spring and Easter offers to choose from, your trip to County Wexford is sure to be a hit!



Plan a scenic tour

We've designed our map to give you sample Spring & Easter itineraries that take in key spots around County Wexford. From our favourite Golf courses dotted around the county to fabulous beachside hotels. Unveil the stories and legends of Ireland’s Viking and Norman past and its rolling countryside with castles and gardens that are begging to be explored. Just click on the itinerary you are most interested in for tips and highlights on what not to miss.

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