Attractions
/
Avoca

Meeting of the Waters

Address
Meeting of the Waters, Avoca

At the Meeting of the Waters, the Avonmore and beg rivers come together to form the Avoca River. It was here that Thomas Moore penned his famous Irish Melody, “The Meeting of the Waters”.

“There is not in this wide world a valley so sweet 
As that vale in whose bosom the bright waters meet!
Oh the last rays of feeling and life must depart
Ere the bloom of that valley shall fade from my heart”
Thomas Moore

GPS Coordinates

Latitude 52.8825
Longitude -6.234444

Discover Avoca

Ashdene Country House

  • Avoca
  • fredwicklow
  • Accommodation
You will receive a warm welcome at Ashdene Country House with an offer of tea, coffee and home baking on arrival. This award winning Four...

The Old Coach House Avoca

  • Avoca
  • fredwicklow
  • Accommodation
Built in 1780, the award winning Old Coach House is a Georgian country house set on 2 acres in the beautiful Vale of Avoca. The...

Ballykillageer & Roselea Cottages

  • Aughrim
  • fredwicklow
  • Accommodation
Ballykillageer and Roselea Self Catering holiday homes are located 2.5 miles from Woodenbridge and close...

Avoca Courthouse & Heritage Centre

  • Avoca
  • fredwicklow
  • Services
Open All Year Round GPS Coordinates Latitude 52.857604 Longitude -6.213187

Avoca Handweavers & Mill at Avoca Village

  • Avoca
  • fredwicklow
  • Attractions
Built on the banks of the Avoca River from where it used to draw its...

Miners Cross - Avoca

  • Avoca
  • fredwicklow
  • Attractions
A TRIBUTE TO AVOCA MINERS Beneath this soil brave mend did toil Each day, each...

The Avoca Mines

  • Avoca
  • fredwicklow
  • Attractions
Mining played an important role in the history of Avoca. Today the remains of seven...

Avoca Valley Walk - Meetings to Woodenbridge

  • Avoca
  • fredwicklow
  • 2 Hours or less Walks
An easy walk along this beautiful valley floor, following the flow of the Avoca River....

Red Kite Walk

  • Avoca
  • visitwicklow
  • 2 Hours or less Walks
The Red Kite walk will take you through some wonderful woodland and you can view...

Ballykissangel

  • Avoca
  • fredwicklow
  • Attractions
Avoca village was the filmset for Ballykissangel,  a BBC television drama set in a picturesque...

Avoca

  • Avoca
  • fredwicklow
  • South Wicklow
Avoca (Irish: Abhóca) is a small town near Arklow, in County Wicklow, Ireland. It is...

Ashton House

  • Avoca
  • fredwicklow
  • Accommodation
Ashton Guest House is a luxury house in the vale of Avoca, location for the...

The Old Barracks Avoca

  • Avoca
  • wicklownews
  • Accommodation
The Old Barracks Avoca is situated in Avoca, 1.8 km from The Avoca Handweavers. Avoca...

AVOCA WALKING TOURS

  • Avoca
  • wicklownews
  • Activities
Explore the beautiful Vale of Avoca with a guided walking tour. Learn of our ancient...

Knockanree Garden

  • Avoca
  • fredwicklow
  • Attractions
Description: This prize winning 1.5ha garden was commenced in 1995 and is comprised of a...

Avoca Studio Gallery

  • Avoca
  • fredwicklow
  • Activities
The Avoca Studio Gallery is home to artist Rod Coyne, the Avoca Painting School and...

Meeting of the Waters

  • Avoca
  • fredwicklow
  • Attractions
At the Meeting of the Waters, the Avonmore and beg rivers come together to form...

The Mottee Stone

  • Avoca
  • fredwicklow
  • Attractions
The Mottee Stone is a huge granite boulder, weighing about 150 tons. Owing to its...
Read More
Amenities not found.