Wicklow, Glendalough & Powerscourt Day Tour
What can I expect
- Enjoy an Award-Winning Experience of Wicklow
- Explore the Picturesque Gardens of Powerscourt
- Visit stunning Glendalough
- Discover Rich Irish history with a Local Guide
- Visit the Wicklow Mountains National Park
Uncover the best of Wicklow
Moving away from the pick-up point on Suffolk Street at 9.20am, the tour will make its way towards the first stop at Enniskerry. This location is known for its feature in romantic film productions including 'Leap Year' and 'P.S i Love You'. The village is situated next to the stunning Powerscourt Gardens; you'll get to visit the gardens, which were voted the third best gardens in the world by National Geographic - built in the Georgian period, there are a mixture of garden styles all set within the backdrop of the Wicklow Mountains. There is also a lovely cafe called Avoca where you can stop off for a coffee and something to eat.
Note entry to Powerscourt House tour is not included in tour price, but entry is free into the house to visit the shops and cafe.
From here the tour will continue on to Glendalough where you'll see the remains of Ireland's most important monastic city with many features like the famous round towers still perfectly preserved. Glendalough is home to two beautiful lakes and is surrounded by stunning mountains. You'll also visit the Wicklow Mountains National Park where popular highlights can be seen like the Sally Gap, Guinness Lake, and St. Kevin's monastic site. There will be plenty of free time given for everyone to take photos and grab a coffee while discovering some of Ireland's richest hisory.
The day will finish off to a close as visiotrs will be dropped off at Dublin city for approximately 5.30pm. All times are sunject to to chnage depending on traffic conditions. The day is an unforgettable experience and great way to learn about Ieland's past and unique heritage.