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Waterford & Suir Valley Railway

Waterford & Suir Valley Railway
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The magic of rails golden age has been brought to life in Kilmeadan, Co Waterford. Experience the beauty of the Suir Valley from a narrow gauge railway in partially open period carriages as you take in the panoramic views of the river and rolling...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Kilmeadan Station, Kilmeaden, Ireland
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+353 51 384 058
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All reviews banks of the river ticket office fairy houses open carriage train driver lovely trip return journey great fun nice activity teddy bears rail line family ticket interesting points my elderly mother coffee shop takes about minutes lovely countryside
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Reviewed September 7, 2018

This round trip takes appox. 40 minutes and travels from the old Kilmeaden Railway Station to the Dan Donovan Tunnell or sometimes to the T. F. Meagher Bridge (60 mins). It is a fun thing to do and gives the Victorian era train experience with...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely trip on this little train.A round trip of approx.40 mins.Lovely polite staff who enjoy what they do.Lovely little station with a cafe etc.Plenty of parking.Wrap up warm on cold days csn be breezy

Thank TinaH3514
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Really enjoyed this 45 min mini trip on the railway - kids loved it we stopped by the fairy woods and saw fields of horses, past beautiful scenery and the kids loved the novelty of being on a train - blankets were provided but bring...More

Thank awanderingstar2016
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Love calling in here for walks along the old railway next to Suir Valley train track.have used the train numerous times before ,lovely views of the river Suir, nice to have tea in railway carriage at the station .

Thank pannsy
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

The train ride was great. My younger boy especially loved it - he loves trains. The scenery was lovely - we will definitely be returning. Highly recommended especially if you have a train lover in the family.

Thank Evelyn935
Reviewed August 25, 2018

Broke my bike 10km into Greenway cycle path, people at Waterford and Suir Valley Railway were so kind to help me out, and let me bring my bike onto the train and dropped me off as close as they could to Bilberry. The train ride...More

Thank Chloe P
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Train runs from 11am-5pm or 10am-4pm in winter. It goes as far as tall bridge, roughly 13km’s. Good for family, single, disabled and or anyone. Prices are reasonable, they also have a coffee shop

Thank Setlhomo R
Reviewed August 23, 2018

This was a lovely way to pass an hour. It was a misty and rainy morning but the train has plastic windows so it was perfect. A leisurely trip along the river with markers for the children to find enroute. The trip takes approx 40-50mins.

Thank GerK112018
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit, lovely little stop off with a cute little cafe. And decent coffee too! The train ride was lovely, kids really enjoyed (oldest child 11). Nice little stop off of on a a drive

Thank frfews
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Went on this trip with 3 children under 6 it was fabulous. The staff were absolutely fantastic can't believe they are volunteers what a great way to give your time, bringing back the old railway carriage.I would thoroughly recommend it. Children loved it.

Thank maryJ4532GF
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jd19772017
March 30, 2018|
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It is a round trip from Kilmeadan Statio but on the return journey you can get off if you would like to visit Mount Congreve Gardens and get a later train back. Available Thursday and Friday at the moment and from Monday to... More
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