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Wicklow Mountains, Glendalough and Kilkenny Day Tour from Dublin

From US$41.50
Highlights
  • Tour the Irish countryside on a stress-free day trip from Dublin 
  • A separate driver and guide ensures safety and attention on the tour
  • Take optional walking tours in Glendalough and Kilkenny 
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Wicklow Mountains, Glendalough and Kilkenny Day Tour from Dublin
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Wicklow Mountains, Glendalough and Kilkenny Day Tour from Dublin
From US$41.52
Overview

Combine some of Ireland's natural wonders and historic highlights on this full-day tour from Dublin, an easy and efficient way to explore the countryside. Transport between Wicklow National Park, Wicklow Gap, Glendalough, and Kilkenny gives you more time to focus on the sights rather than stressful navigation. Guide commentary brings historic sites to life; guided and independent elements allow ample free time; and onboard Wi-Fi keeps boredom at bay. 

What to Expect

Depart from a central Dublin meeting point, where you'll make yourself comfortable on the coach bus for the ride through the scenic Irish countryside. Climbing into the hills of Wicklow, take in the sights before hopping out to explore Glendalough and the Valley of the Two Lakes. Follow your guide to several lookout points, where you can snap photos and listen to commentary on the area's history as an early Christian settlement, complete with sixth-century monastic ruins.

Leave the driving to an expert as you gaze out the windows through the dramatic mountain pass of Wicklow Gap. In Kilkenny, disembark to explore the country's medieval capital with a guided walking tour. Highlights include Rothe House, St. Canice's Cathedral, and Kilkenny Castle, all of which you will learn about through your guide's informative commentary. Then, you'll be set loose to explore on your own, shopping for souvenirs or seeking out a traditional Irish pub for lunch (own expense).

Relax on the journey back to Dublin for drop-off.

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Pat and Alec

Traveling with my wife and two teenage daughters I was looking for one day trip from Dublin. We picked the right one. Pat was a fantastic guide, knowledgeable, charming and kept up Jo's energy throughout the day. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Pat and Sean!!!

These two are quite the duo! Pat made sure I wasn’t left out or hiding in the back of the lot and missing any details especially for a solo traveller. He interacted with every single person on this bus and cracked us up more then...More

Thank pricsilla f
Reviewed 4 days ago
Better than we could imagine!

Researched my options for a very long time. Didn't feel I wanted to waste a whole day in our limited amount of time on vacation (one week). THIS is the tour to go on! The entire countryside is beautiful no matter who you pick to...More

Thank Lisa1012
Reviewed 1 week ago
A great day trip from Dublin

We had a terrific day last week out of Dublin. The tour was lead by Philip and Martin the driver. The bus was very comfortable; left on time and stayed on schedule all day. Philip was very informative and had great history and insights as...More

Thank waldrjc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Very nice day trip!!

We made the trip with guide Pat and chauffeur Remus. Very well guided with a lot of enthusiasm. We saw the nature of the Wicklow NP and saw and heart a lot of the history of Ireland. A trip to remember!

Thank C H
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Peter M
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Response from Bruce R | Reviewed this property |
No thatnImam aware of
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Sherry B
3 April 2018|
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Response from Marco P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you have to choose one of the two tours in Kilkenny. In Wicklow mountains there is one photo stop.
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