From the Vikings to the Victorians - a thousand years of History in a Thousand Paces.

The Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle includes access to six national monuments ranging in date from 1190 to 1783 and 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 traverse the Viking Triangle.

The visit includes Reginald’s Tower first mentioned in 1088, Greyfriars Medieval Franciscan friary 1240, Choristers’ Hall 1270, the Mayor’s Wine Vault 1448, the Bishop’s Palace 1743 and if there is not a church service in progress then Christ Church Cathedral 1783 is also included. It’s a fun engaging tour with lots of stories to engage and entertain you the visitors, with numerous photo opportunities along the way.

  • Guided walking tour
  • Access to six national monuments
  • Stories to engage and entertain
  • Photo opportunities

Opening Times:

May 01 to September 30
Daily Tours: 12.00 & 14.00

Group tours please contact as group bookings are available all year round


Admission Prices 2020:

Adult: 7.00
Senior (aged 65+): 6.00
Student (with valid ID): 6.00
Child (Under 12yrs): Free
Family (2 Adults + 2 Children): 14.00

Useful Information

The Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle starts at the entrance to the Bishop’s Palace.

Car Park on Bolton Street just 5 minutes from the Palace.

Getting There

Located in the heart of Waterford City

Map Location: 52.259581, -7.107692
Contact Epic Tour of the Viking Triangle

Bishop’s Palace, Viking Triangle, Waterford City, Ireland

Eircode: X91 E279
T: +353 (0)761 102 501
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