More about Waterford, Ireland

Whilst you likely know it for its elegant crystal, the city of Waterford offers visitors much more than finely crafted glassware. This Irish seaport is filled with hidden gems our local experts are excited to explore with you. Medieval structures, scenic attractions, and historic sites¬ will mesmerise you in Ireland’s oldest city.

Why visit Waterford


Explore the Viking’s Triangle as you’re regaled with tales of its ancient inhabitants. See skilled artists craft beautiful objects out of molten crystal. Feel the power of the Christian faith as you walk through Christ Church Cathedral. With an expert local guide by your side in Waterford, the history of this early Irish city will come alive.

Natural Sites

See how exquisite pieces of crystal come to be when you tour the House of Waterford Crystal. Walk through the factory as you see glass blowers forming beautiful delicate items. Your guide will likely point out that much of the process to make these signature wares has remained unchanged for centuries.


We think you’ll be pleasantly surprised by all of Waterford’s attractions. From resplendent gardens to stately castles, the city has an allure that continues to delight our guests. These are some of the attractions we’ve found to be a true treat in this ancient city.