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Waterford Viking Triangle is the cultural and historic centre of Waterford, Ireland's oldest city, where in 914 A.D. the Vikings first settled. It is a tranquil place, characterised by narrow streets, historic architecture, atmospheric public spaces...more
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High Street and Henrietta Street, Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An Epic location steeped in Viking history Waterford is Ireland's oldest City and sitting on the river suir, Reginald's tower still as it was during the Viking reign and bearing the scars of attacks from the River. I visited in the evening as the light...More

Thank Dáithí Ó
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a day in Waterford touring and about 2 hours checking things out all around adjoining streets. We tried to get into the museum however it was sold out. You would be wise to book ahead if you are planning a visit.

Thank b c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite visiting during a hurricane, we thoroughly enjoyed a very different experience. Stayed at Woodside Estate in Stradbally, a magical location. Our 3rd visit in 2 years.

Thank GeoffK989
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the tower for the long ship to the giant sword carved from a downed tree this was a great experience.

Thank Roy P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Its a lovely city to walk around and to learn about its history. Its an easy walk with lots of pubs, hotels and cafes to stop at. The view of the river is nice on a sunny day. You can go uo small cobble stone...More

Thank BenBuilder
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a guided tour of this area. A lot of interesting history as well as seeing replicas of longboat and Viking history in this quaint quarter of the town. An interesting walk about.

Thank Freedom810070
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped at the tourism office about 4:45 the evening we arrived in town. Gentleman was very helpful. Provided us a map as we asked if there was anything self-guided we could do. He suggested the Viking Triangle. We thoroughly enjoyed the walk and stopping at...More

Thank chs80
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This triangle area has a large number of very interesting stops and a few art installs. It's an excellent area to walk for an hour or two. The tower museum, cathedral, 50 foot sword carving, Viking statues and Viking museum were all highlights. It's a...More

Thank Malone2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located at the end if the quays near Reginald Tower, The Viking Triangle is a mix of art, histroy and culture. You will become totally immersed in the histroy of Waterford without even making an effort. Very easy ti get around as everything is located...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked around , but we were a little disappointed.....I known the town is trying, but I think just not got it

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GillianG265
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No car necessary. Waterford is walking friendly and small streets and corners.
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