Places to visit in Wexford this Winter

Winter is a wonderful time, so make it even more special with a visit to County Wexford


Keep discovering our corner of Ireland’s Ancient East this Winter for staycationsdaycations or that little bit longer

Visit Wexford this winter and start your adventure here with us. Enjoy cosy self-care stays, well-needed breaks away and daycations that you’ll remember forever. Explore history and heritage on every corner, beautiful coastlines, iconic attractions and hidden gems among County Wexford’s fresh trails, thrilling outdoor activities and adventurous fun to tick off your ultimate bucket list.

Winter is the perfect time of the year to escape on a break, refresh, rejuvenate and start new adventures. Start planning your exciting trip to County Wexford now. Discover some of the best places to stay and the most fun things to do.


If the bustling and vibrant ambience of busy towns is your scene, there are plenty of gorgeous towns scattered across Wexford that are buzzing with experiences and excitement during the winter months. 



There is nothing quite like a day exploring the outdoors

From coastal to woodland walks, to heritage and culture trails, Wexford has it all. Explore Curracloe Raven Point or Cahore Point Cliff Walk to enjoy a stroll in Wexford’s unique beaches. Tintern Abbey Trails or Ferns Castle trails will delight history and culture lovers. To enjoy a walk through woodlands, try the Courtown Woodland trail or the different trails in Bunclody.




Treat yourself to retail therapy and experience the buzz of our towns

Take to the streets of County Wexford’s many market towns and enjoy the local shopping boutiques, cosy cafés, indulgent restaurants and the buzz of the town’s atmosphere. Winter is a wonderful time to hit the high streets, where many retailers have winter sales to a T and you can catch up with friends or locals on any corner. See more of What’s On in County Wexford’s towns to ensure you make the most unforgettable memories this winter.



Grab some wholesome grub in the warmth of our many fantastic eateries

All the fresh winter air is sure to leave you with an appetite. Wexford’s winter season sees an abundance of hearty, culinary delights introduced on menus of our restaurants and gastro pubs. Warm your body and soul with wholesome dishes prepared using only the best fresh, local Wexford produce. Winter is undeniably a time for indulgence, so go on and treat yourself. Adults can enjoy a warm winter treat such as mulled wine or eggnog while the children can delight in creamy hot chocolate. County Wexford is sure to tickle your taste buds with its abundance of food and drink options.



Experience the most popular attractions in Wexford this Winter

Just because it is a bit chillier outside doesn’t mean there isn’t plenty to explore in Wexford. Many of the main attractions in the Model County are open year-round – including the Irish National Heritage Park, Hook Lighthouse and the National 1798 Rebellion Centre. Learn the incredible stories about the history of Wexford, from the pre-historic era to the epic rebellions. All attractions often have a café, so you can kick back and relax with a hot drink and a snack afterwards.


Winter is an excellent time to avail of the many fantastic accommodation deals offered to those visiting County Wexford. Choose from a variety of cosy, welcoming and stunning hotels, guest houses and self-catering accommodations as your base for exploring Wexford. 


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