County Waterford is a land packed full of scenic beauty coupled with a host of tourist attractions. Waterford lays claim to beautiful coastal scenery, golden beaches, and stunning walking trails overshadowed by the Comeragh and Monavullagh Mountains. Waterford city offers a fantastic mix of new urban culture and compelling historic sites.
Along the coast visitors seeking activity will encounter a multitude of things to do. Tourists looking to get wet can find almost any water sport they can think of in the warm Atlantic currents that visit the county’s coast. Waterford’s lakes and rivers have a famous reputation for angling as any visiting fisherman will testify to once he’s tested the waters.
Those seeking firmer ground beneath their feet can walk the many trails that uncover the landscapes beauty or discover these via the back of a horse availing of many of the horse riding offers throughout the county. Golfers are also catered for as courses are plentiful across the length and breadth of the county and are home to stunning overviews of the scenic landscape. There are also many coastal drives that will leave any traveller awestruck by the beauty of the county, Dungarvan Bay is an ideal starting point for many of these routes.
Waterford City is a lively hub chock full of activities and locations that are well worth a visit for any touring parties. It is the oldest and fifth most populous city in the country. The history of the city can be easily accessed in any of the three Waterford treasures museums which house a fantastic collection of Viking and Medieval artefacts sure to fascinate any history enthusiasts. Reginald’s Tower is one of the Waterford treasures sites, the oldest urban civic building in Ireland dating back to the 12th century. The world renowned Irish pub culture can be experienced throughout the city in the many establishments that offer live music and an incredibly friendly atmosphere.
Waterford Crystal is what County Waterford is globally recognised for. Crystal produced here has been sent to the four corners of the globe and can most famously be found in the White House. In their visitors centre you’ll find a tour that takes you through every step of the production process witnessing amazing craftsmanship.
Europcar Waterford is located on the outskirts of the city, conveniently placed to set you on your journey around the beautiful landscape that County Waterford has to offer. Our location can cater to leisure customers and business customers, availing of the flexible short, medium and long term business fleet management service offered by Europcar and customers renting a van.