bookings for The Santa Train open 1 September
to avoid disappointment
by registering you have a chance to win a free family ticket to the teddy bear picnic

Rathwood Christmas shop open from 1st October, late night shopping from 25th November.

Best Santa Train visit in Ireland

Rathwood has been established for 20 years  and 'The Rathwood Santa Adventure' is Ireland's most popular Santa Experience. We invite you to share in the magic of Christmas and join us on an experience through the Enchanted Forest to visit Santa as he prepares for the most wonderful time of the year.

What's included in your Santa Train Ticket?

  • Join in the Christmas story with Mrs. Clause and Trixie the Elf
  • Take a magical journey on board the Rathwood Santa Train
  • Watch out for Rudolph and the other Reindeer along the way
  • Walk through the enchanted Forest that leads to Santa’s Woodland home
  • Each family will meet Santa individually & each child will get a special gift from Santa
  • Post your letter in Santa's official Post Box
  • FREE hot Chocolate & Rathwood Activity Book for every Child booked in to visit Santa
  • Also for the Big Kids: 10% OFF ALL Christmas Items in our Christmas shop (T&C)

Additional Events/Activities running at Rathwood this Christmas

  • Create a Christmas Elf in Santa's workshop
    • Create a Christmas Elf rag doll & receive birth certificate
  • Have your photo taken on board Santa’s Giant Sleigh
  • Enjoy Christmas carousels and so much more!