Welcome to Waterford
Where Ireland Begins
From its vibrant city life to its rural charm and stunning coastline, Waterford city and county have something for everyone! It is the oldest city in Ireland and it is the perfect blend of ancient and modern - or as we say: experience 1 000 years of history in 1 000 steps! Enjoy the historic streets and local atmosphere, take a walking tour or browse many local boutiques and quirky shops. Waterford is renowned for its exciting festivals and events such as the West Waterford Festival of Food, Spraoi, Winterval, Harvest Festival, Taste Tramore, Dunmore East Bluegrass Festival and Waterford Film Festival and many more. There's so much to see and do in the historical city of Waterford, your adventure starts here!