Wicklow, Kilkenny and Glendalough Day Trip from Dublin

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Duration: 10 hours
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Experience Highlights

Embark on a full day guided tour from Dublin with transport included. Discover the natural beauty of Wicklow, the history of Kilkenny and the serenity of Glendalough. Explore the stunning scenery of the mountains and glacial valley, visit ancient castles and local sheep farms on this sightseeing experience.

  • Discover the landscapes of Wicklow, known as the 'Garden of Ireland', on a 1 day tour .
  • Explore Kilkenny Castle, a medieval gem steeped in history.
  • Enjoy some quiet time at Glendalough, an ancient monastery in the middle of nature.

What’s included

  • Kilkenny and Glendalough Walking Tour
  • Stop at the Wicklow Gap glacial valley
  • Visit to an Irish sheep farm with demonstration of sheepdogs
  • Walking Tours in Kilkenny City & Glendalough
  • Expert local guide
  • Transport with Wi-Fi
  • Return to and from your hotel
  • Food and beverages

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Step by Step

This day trip will take you and your expert local guide to some of Ireland' s most treasured folklore destinations from Dublin. For 1 day you will head south to County Wicklow, known as the "Garden of Ireland". Here you will enjoy the beautiful mountain scenery, green valleys and picturesque lakes.

You will stop at the famous Sally Gap Bridge, an iconic location that has been the setting for numerous films and TV series, from Braveheart to Vikings. You'll also have the opportunity to visit Glendalough Monastery, a place of great historical significance and natural beauty.

After exploring Wicklow, you will head to Kilkenny, a charming medieval town. Here you can visit Kilkenny Castle, a fortress dating back to the 12th century, to tour its halls and learn about the rich history of this place. You will also have free time to explore the picturesque streets of Kilkenny and enjoy the lively cultural life of the city.

During the tour you will visit Laragh, a picturesque Irish sheep farm. There you will see the collie dogs at work in a live demonstration in the countryside. You will meet the local workers and have the opportunity to meet the local lambs and animals.

Finally, you will head back to Dublin in your included transport with Wi-Fi. This tour is perfect for those who wish to explore Ireland's natural beauty, immerse themselves in its history and enjoy the tranquillity of its landscapes. In addition, you'll be given a choice of pick-up and drop-off points based on your interests so you can choose the one that suits you best.

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