Crystal clear: Waterford attraction one of country’s top visitor experiences says travel guide
A trip to the House of Waterford Crystal is one of the top experiences a visitor to Ireland can do while touring the Emerald Isle according to the world’s premier travel guide.
Tripadvisor, the online travel comparison site, has just released its 2020 Traveller’s Choice Awards and the Waterford city attraction ranks ninth in best visitor experiences on the island of Ireland.
A visit to the North Antrim coast taking in the Giant’s Causeway top the list for 2020, while a trip to the stunning Cliffs of Moher picked up the silver award.
The website advises visitors to the House of Waterford Crystal to: “Go behind the scenes and gain a better understanding of the time and work that goes into crystal making on this tour of the House of Waterford Crystal factory.
Your guide explains the step-by-step process of crystal making, as you wander the rooms where different techniques are used along the way.”
The list is devised from reviews and ratings left by the general public on the Tripadvisor site.
The full top ten in the Tripadvisor Traveller’s Choice Awards 2020
- Giant’s Causeway, County Antrim
- Cliffs of Moher, County Clare
- Wicklow Mountains and Kilkenny Castle
- Aran Islands and County Galway
- Jameson Distillery Experience, Dublin
- Guinness Storehouse, Dublin
- Irish Whiskey Experience, Dublin
- Galway City
- House of Waterford Crystal, Waterford
- The Burren, County Clare