Tayto Park to welcome its own Viking age

€5.5m water ride aims to make big splash

9th April, 2017
Charles Coyle, general manager at Tayto Park, Co Meath, at the new water ride Picture: Fergal Phillips

Tayto Park in Co Meath is hoping for an invasion of customers once its €5.5 million Viking-themed water ride opens this summer.

Tayto Park invested over €2 million in theming the Viking Voyage attraction, hiring Acapple, which builds the sets for Game of Thrones, and the North’s bespoke manufacturer Deluxe Group for the project. It also used Viking experts from Sweden.

The attraction, which will open in June, will feature Viking ships, currachs...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Currency

What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Share this post

Related Stories

Tony O’Brien: Health’s other challenges now need the same urgent care as Covid

Health Tony O'Brien 13 hours ago

Brian Keegan: Taxing investment funds won’t solve the housing crisis

Housing Brian Keegan 13 hours ago

Aidan Regan: Welfare state must be reformed to look after younger working families

Economics Aidan Regan 13 hours ago

Elaine Byrne: Ballymurphy shows us the power of the past can never be dismissed