This short break to Ireland will give you a taste of what the Emerald Isle is all about. The welcome is like no other, the history is captivating, and the food and drink is to die for. This is the holiday for you if you want a short break that is full of character and Irish charm.
Expect a warm welcome at the Treacys Hotel, Wexford, with its newly designed bedrooms, tastefully decorated in neutral modern tones. Furnished with Hypnos beds; dressed in fresh crisp white linen, with complimentary Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities, and flat screen LCD Smart TVs, this is the perfect base for our relaxing short break to Ireland.
Day One - A mid-morning departure from Crymych will take us to Fishguard for the lunchtime crossing to Rosslare. After our arrival it is a short journey to our host town of Enniscorthy. Take a stroll around the river edge before sitting down for a four-course evening meal, then dance the night away to live Irish entertainment.
Day Two - After a full Irish breakfast we make our way to Kilkenny, where the modern and the medieval fuse to create an exciting and dynamic City, ready to surprise you at every street turn you do. Take a stroll around the wonderful castle or take a guided tour of the Smithwick’s Experience. This is Ireland’s oldest and most popular ale. Discover how 300 years of history combine with extraordinary brewing innovations. We then make our way back via a different route to Enniscorthy to participate in something you have all been wanting to do; pour your own Guinness. Sláinte (Iechyd da/ Cheers) to you all.
Day Three - This morning you will have some free time to enjoy our host town of Enniscorthy. This picturesque town is very inviting, with its friendly atmosphere and natural beauty. Walk through the small streets with small shops or visit the 13th century castle in the heart of the town. After lunch, we make our way to The Irish Heritage Centre near Wexford. The Irish National Heritage Park is a unique heritage experience that brings to life over 9000 years of Irish history. Take a journey through Pre-Historic Ireland, Early Christian Ireland, and the Age of Invasion across 40 acres of magical woodland. After a few hours here, we make our way back to Rosslare for our crossing back to Fishguard.