Top 10 Waterford City Highlights Walking Tour



2 hours 30 minutes



  • Discover Waterford City’s Top 10 must-see highlights including the 10th century Viking Quarter
  • See the House of Waterford Crystal
  • Learn all about Ireland’s Viking & Norman Invasion
  • Benefit from a more intimate experience with a small group tour
  • Tour is led by an expert professional English-speaking local guide
  • See and do so much more than you could on your own


This 2 ½ - hour Waterford top 10 highlights walking tour takes you on a journey through the many centuries of history and visits the city’s must-see highlights.  Starting from the heart of Ireland’s oldest city, your expert local guide offers a wonderful engaging tour through the vibrant historical streets of Waterford visiting both well-known sites and hidden gems where visitors can see and experience so much more than they could on their own.

Visit the 10th century Viking Triangle and delight in the 18th century splendor of Waterford’s architectural highlights including The Bishop’s Palace and Cathedral. Tour the cultural city centre including the world famous House of Waterford Crystal, and the former 1,000 - year old Viking and medieval quarter as well as other intriguing places including highlights of the Viking and Norman invasions.

An expert local guide will lead you on an intriguing interactive tour experience peppered with great stories and narration and world renown Irish humour. Visitors will also have a chance to take unique memorable photos as they explore the colourful streets of Waterford. This tour will also finish in the perfect location to continue extraordinary visit to Waterford close to all the best Irish pubs and restaurants as well as great shopping.

Good to Know

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  • Fully guided tour with an expert professional local Guide
  • Visit the Top 10 Waterford City Attractions including;
  • Waterford, Waterford, County Waterford
  • Reginald’s Tower, The Quay, Waterford, Ireland
  • Thomas Francis Meagher statue, Meagher’s quay River Front, Waterford Ireland
  • Bishop's Palace, The Mall Viking Triangle, Waterford X91 E279 Ireland, 10 minutes
  • Viking Sword & Longboat, Baileys New Street Near Reginald’s Tower, Waterford Ireland
  • Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity, Barronstrand Street, Waterford Ireland
  • Marriage of Strongbow and Aoife Statues, 1 Cathedral Square, Waterford Ireland
  • Christ Church Cathedral, Cathedral Square, Waterford Ireland
  • John Condon Memorial, 2 Cathedral Square, Waterford Ireland
  • The Clock Tower, Meagher’s Quay, Waterford Ireland
  • Transportation
  • Food or Drink
  • Admission tickets to House of Crystal, Waterford
Before you book
  • We cannot accommodate strollers or baby carriages.
  • Wheelchairs, motorised scooters, or any other device to assist mobility are not recommended.
  • Participants should be in good health, consult first with your doctor if you have any medical condition or are not used to regular exercise.
  • Wear comfortable shoes as this tour involves a fair amount of walking, including over uneven surfaces, cobblestones, hills, inclines/declines and stairs.
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
  • Changes or cancellations requested less than 24 hours before the tour departure time are not possible.
  • Minimum numbers apply, there is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation.