Arklow is lively place suitable for families of all ages and couples alike. There are lots to do in the town from many scenic walks, golf and water sports just to mention a few. There are a variety of festivals held in Arklow each year such as the Arklow Music Festival in March, The Seabreeze Festival in mid-July and the Maritime Festival every August Bank Holiday. The only problem you are going to have is what time of the year to visit.
The scenic village of Avoca lies on the banks of the Avoca River. The BBC series ‘Ballykissangel’ was filmed there – go on, see it for yourself in real life. Shore angling is a very popular pastime in the area. There are over two-dozen good fishing spots in the Arklow/Wexford region. Golfing is another great activity and there are challenging and well designed golf courses dotted throughout the county.
Enjoy the Sports and Leisure Complex with heated swimming pool, horse riding, forest walks, charming Glendalough and of course enchanting Powerscourt House & Gardens. The choices are limitless….