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Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle

Viking Triangle | Cathedral Square, Waterford X91 K10E, Ireland
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Its the only guided tour in Ireland, that gives you access to five national monuments ranging in date from 1190AD to 1783, it is a wonderful way for visitors to get an overview of Irish history both the historic and archaeological treasures and also experience the developments in architecture over a period of a thousand years as visitors transverse the Viking Triangle.
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Viking Triangle | Cathedral Square, Waterford X91 K10E, Ireland
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

We recently did the Epic tour and also a guided tour of the Waterford Museum of treasures. We attended with 30 cub scouts and 7 adults. Our guide Richard was excellent. He was well able to deal with questions and 30 eager kids. The tour...More

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Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Good afternoon nicdermurtagh Wow, what a fantastic review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your guided tour with Richard, he loves to deliver Waterford's history in a fun and enjoyable way for all ages. Thank you very much for your recommendation and for...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Best tour we did in Waterford. Our guide was fantastic such wealth of knowledge definitely do this if your going to Waterford.More

Thank James W
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Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Good morning James W WOW, we are so delighted that you enjoyed the 'Best tour in Waterford', the Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle, our guides are the best in Waterford and really dig deep with their knowledge and history of Ireland's oldest city, Waterford....More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We took the Epic tour with our 4 year old Viking & 6 yr. old. Derek was the tour guide and started our tour by having a sword fight with our little Viking, it was great and we all enjoyed the walk around the triangle.More

Thank Geraldine K
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Waterford_Treasures, General Manager at Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Good morning Geraldine Many thanks for your wonderful review, we really appreciate you taking the time to let us know how much you and your children enjoyed their guided walking tour. We do hope we see you again in the near future! Go raibh míle...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

1 hour walkabout tour, even enjoyed by the children who, at this stage of our holiday, were sick and tired of walking tours. Derek was full of knowledge but also full of quips and jokes and kept us amused the entire walk. Quick, not dragged...More

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Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Good morning nbjozi Well, what can we say, thank you for such a glowing review of your recent visit to us and taking the Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle. Derek, one of our professional guides loves to interact with all of our visitors and...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Took the tour last week with my cousin from Australia. We are both in our twenties and really enjoyed it. Our tour guide was great and his enthusiasm was infectious. Took almost an hour and he answered all of our questions. A great way of...More

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Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

God morning sojayne29 Thank you for your 'recommendation', we really appreciate your very kind comments. Our professional guides love to bring the Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle alive with all of their stories and tales of times gone by, this helps to deliver our...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

We did the Viking triangle with a local guide who filled us in on all the interesting tidbits of this very important stronghold of the Vikings. It is an easy walk with stops along the way for commentary. You could do it on your own...More

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Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Good morning RERD09 Thank you for your very kind review of the Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle. While you certainly could do it on your own, the wonderful stories and tales that our professional guides add to the tour bring's it all to life...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

We took the Viking Triangle Tour as part of our day trip to Waterford. We were the only two persons on this particular tour so Derek, our guide, could let it rip. He gave us some history and lots of hysterics! OMG this guy was...More

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Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Good morning TravelingMac60 Well thank you very much for such a wonderful review of your Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle with our very own professional guide, Derek! He certainly knows how to bring this fantastic walking tour alive with his stories and tales of...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

We took a tour of the Viking triangle and we were glad we did,we had wonderful guide who was very informative and had a great spence of humour, I used my small mobility scooter and apart from climbing to the top of Reginald's tower( which...More

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Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good afternoon Margaret Many thanks for your wonderful review of your tour of the Viking Triangle, we really appreciate you taking the time out to give us and your fellow travellers this fantastic feedback of your visit. We look forward to your next visit. Go...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had a full day in Waterford as part of our tour of Southern Ireland - the 'Epic Tour' was the highlight. Absolutely fantastic; lots of information and a brilliant and funny guide. Highly recommended.More

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Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Good morning Mr and Mrs Somerset Thank you for your wonderful review of our Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle, we really appreciate it. I will certainly pass on your very kind comments to your guide on the day, Richie, who looked after you so...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Very informative and historical tour of Waterford. Derek our guide was both interesting and very funny.More

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Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Good morning QUEENM2 Thank you for taking the time to rate your experience with the wonderful Derek on the Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle, Derek brings the history alive with all of the stories and tales from the Vikings to the Victorians. We're delighted...More

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_carey_michael97
9 May 2017|
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Response from Waterford_Treasures | Property representative |
Hi _carey_michael97, the Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle starts outside the Bishop's Palace, which is on the Mall opposite the House of Waterford Crystal. You can purchase a ticket through Tripadvisor, online on our website... More
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thecaversare
15 July 2016|
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Hi Ladysmith We are open 7 days a week, currently in our summer opening hours, Mon - Fri 9.15 to 6.00pm, Sat 9.30 - 6.00pm and Sundays & Bank Holidays 11.00am to 6.00pm. These hours are for the period May to end of... More
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sheilburz
3 April 2015|
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Hi Sheilburz, the Epic Tour is open to the public from 1st May till the 1st September, three times daily and is also available to Tour Groups (10+) by pre-booking all year round. We do also have the award winning Medieval... More
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