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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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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really good accommodation, helpful guide, mini bus to and from hikes. There was a positive vibe in the group, plenty of good tips and local knowledge, guide booked dinner for the Saturday.

Thank David P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went on Camino trip lead by Terry from Hilltoptreks. From start to finish it was a great trip. Everything was organised very well accommodation and meals all we had to do was walk and enjoy the beautiful scenery and made good friends along the way....More

Thank BrianKin11
HilltopTerry, Owner at Hilltoptreks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi I’m delighted you enjoyed the Camino and the company along the way .... see you soon

Reviewed 4 days ago

We were a small group and Johnny suggested that although we were not planned to visit inside Newgrange, we could change plans, pay the extra for the tickets and take the tour anyway. We all agreed and it was a great decision, this was the...More

Thank Odeia H
HilltopTerry, Owner at Hilltoptreks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi, I will have a word with Johnny about this... I Know that Johnny does like to give the option of entering the Newgrange monument from this tour as it is not usually included and likes to try fit in other places also... which is...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Really well planned itinerary with just the right of time allowed for main stops (Powerscourt and Glendalough). Friendly, knowledgeable guide (Richard) kept us to schedule with a light touch and sense of humour. His encyclopaedic knowledge of the geography and history of Ireland meant that...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I was very excited when my wife found this tour on TripAdvisor. A “Full-Day Castles and Celtic History Tour from Dublin: Newgrange, Hill of Tara” was exactly what I had been looking for, as I had read a book on Newgrange and was particularly eager...More

Thank frankoklein
HilltopTerry, Owner at Hilltoptreks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi, I know I wrote to you about this issue and since your email we have started to offer Newgrange from this tour if everyone agrees to it from the tour and we then try get the group in, which so far has been 100%...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Great, really enjoyed seeing as much as we did and the light hiking up the hill and visit to view Loch Tay and the movie site. Enjoyed the visit to Glendalough also.

Thank Expedition447295
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good organization, lovely trip, nice guide, he’s also driver, views all the way so beautiful, so gorgeous! Very tasty beer in Wicklow, try it, WICKLOW WOLF RED. I wish it was more time to have enjoy of places where we were... There was not enough...More

Thank J M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely day out, everyone was very nice and friendly, the walk was amazing with beautiful views I think €25 was far too expensive to pay though with HillTopTreks for a walk that's free to everyone but still enjoyed itMore

Thank Shel B
HilltopTerry, Owner at Hilltoptreks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I think its a very fare price for a 4 hour guided walk with qualified mountain Leaders and guides with expert knowledge of the area, its folklore and it geographical surroundings. Who are also responsible for guiding you safely so you can just relax and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our guide Darragh was engaging , filling us in on so many interesting tidbits about the areas we traveled. The drive through the mountains was spectacular, lunch in Enniskerry was short but delicious. I really enjoyed the people at the stables. It was truly an...More

Thank Siobhan L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were two small coaches picking up people at the Molly Malone statue on the morning of our tour. One arrived that seated 14 people and I was assigned to that one with Eamon. Then after we were seated in that one, a sleek, shiny,...More

Thank TracieKnits
HilltopTreks_Ireland, Owner at Hilltoptreks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I’m very sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the tour ... by the sounds of it there seem to be some people that are late and Eamon decided to go back for them even though he wasn’t required to which caused the time...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