Co Wicklow’s Powerscourt Gardens, the mecca for Irish gardening enthusiasts, has a wonderful surprise in store for spring visitors. Featuring over 9,000 tulips within the magnificent gardens, some of which are rarely seen in Ireland, Powerscourt is the perfect antidote for tough times and reduced family budgets this Easter.
Combined with outstanding river walks, exceptional food and the adjacent Waterfall the Powerscourt experience continues to offer something new each year and provide a family friendly day out that is difficult to match elsewhere.
The festival will run from 22nd April to 2nd May. Opening times are from 9.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Sunday. Entrance rates: Adults €8.00, Seniors/Students €7.00, Children €5.00 and Children U5 free.
Visitors should remember to bring their cameras to capture some extraordinary pictures.