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Hilltoptreks is 100% Irish owned with local guides to assist you. We operate Day Tours and excursions from Dublin. Activity day tours with guided walks, horse riding, cycling options. Guided and self Guided walks in Ireland Guided day walks
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O'Connell Street | Gresham Hotel, Dublin D24, Ireland
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All reviews powerscourt gardens hilltop treks wicklow mountains day tour guided walk lough tay guiness lake horseback ride guinness cake beautiful scenery the bus small group gresham hotel irish countryside upper lake great guide recommend this trip
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If you want to get more bang for the buck, then this is a perfect day trip tour from Dublin for you. It covers so many places. From Glendalough abbey to wicklow mountain to guiness lake to powers court garden to sally gap where they...More

Thank jerseyinjersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely tour of Wicklow. Greeted with warm Irish welcome céad míle fáilte! Nicely appointed, smaller bus gave the tour a more intimate feel. Darragh was a thorough guide, sharing aspects of Irish culture, history, language and even some Irish folk songs. Offered tips for non-touristy...More

Thank kmbostonma
Reviewed 1 week ago

Darragh our tour guide was fun and was very knowledgeable of the area and the history. He was very accommodating to the group. My husband sprained his ankle (old injury that pops up from time to time) and Darragh was very flexible in helping us...More

Thank Stacey H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend went for saturday trip to Wicklow national park and Glendalough. It was just awesome, everything worked as planned. Easy reservation, interesting route with multiple stops on different wicklow vistas, powescourt gardens and wonderful 5th century monastery. Special thanks to super awesome...More

Thank KorneliaS333
HilltopTerry, Owner at Hilltoptreks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for the great review and I’ll let Richard know he’s an awesome super guide

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent tour, relaxed guide, very informative and funny too. I found out it must be the best by comparison when on different occasions I had to take other tours in the same area.

Thank Elena R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Johnny was the best tour guide and driver. We had our three young kids with us and he involved them in the tour every step of the way. This trip is truly for all ages! The horseback ride was great... and the scenery of Ireland...More

Thank clynch2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our bus tour to Cliffs of Moher and Galway City. Our guide and driver, David was very knowledgeable and a great driver!

Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very informative day trip out of Dublin. Our guide for today was Dara, and his commentary filled in a lot of gaps in the history or the region. I would recommend this tour. It include a trip to Newgrange which is a UNESCO World Heritage...More

Thank Tvler8
HilltopTerry, Owner at Hilltoptreks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for the excellent review and I will pass along your kind remarks to Darragh ... delighted you enjoyed the tour

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very nice and interesting tour to Powershouse and Glendalough. Although it was raining the guide made it a memorable tour with a lot of information about the sites we visited and the Irish history of these places. All in all we had...More

Thank Remco S
HilltopTerry, Owner at Hilltoptreks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the excellent review and I’m delighted that you enjoyed your tour with us

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

I picked this tour as it was the only one I could find that visited Powerscourt on the way to Wicklow. It is basically a pickup and drop off service; the driver does a little bit of explaining about the places that we pulled over...More

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18 April 2018|
Response from HilltopTreks_Ireland | Property representative |
Yes you book the Wicklow day tour and there is an option to choose horse riding within the tour options
30 March 2017|
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Response from IrishRainyDay |
I was at Lough Dan some years back, and one of the boats used for Vikings was at the edge of the lake. I'm not sure if it is still there or not. It is a pretty remote place, so you'd really need a car or a day's walk to get... More
Mary L
23 October 2016|
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Response from HilltopTreks_Ireland | Property representative |
Boots and helmets are provided by the stables