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Reviewed 26 October 2017

If you're feeling active there are plenty of wood and mountain trail options in the Dublin mountains. Depending on the route you choose, you are often rewarded with wonderful views across Dublin city and out to the sea. There are limited parking facilities at most...More

Thank Ulysses2012
Reviewed 19 October 2017

After driving for 9 days through the most beautiful scenery we have ever seen we decided to skip the final day we had planned in Dublin and opted for a drive through the Wicklow Mountains/Dublin Mountains. I have to say that it was a huge...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

just drove threw the Dublin mountains or the Wicklow mountains as the are also called . spectacular views and do not forget to stop at Johnny Fox's bar but keep your wits about you the roods are narrow

Thank John D
Reviewed 3 October 2017

You may find that after the fast paced life of Dublin City you want to relax and get some fresh air into your lungs. There is no better place the the Dublin mountains. Only 10 km from the city centre you will find yourself in...More

Thank Gerry D
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We took a day trip out of Dublin to visit the mountains of wicklow. Absolutely beautiful scenery song the way there and even better once your there. You can visit an ancient Monastery

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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Took the Military Road through Sally's Gap on our way out of Dublin. This traverses the Dublin Hills and provides wonderful lush scenery on the way up with good views back over Dublin City and the bay. As you go higher the terrain and vegetation...More

1  Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The Dublin Mountains are absolutely beautiful and make for a great scenic drive. They are also perfect for a day trip from the city. There are lots of fantastic hikes and trails. The Hellfire Club is a particular highlight. Public buses run right to the...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We enjoyed a two/three-hour free guided Sunday walk in the Dublin Mountains with volunteer rangers and a group of local people. Highly recommended - booking is essential!

Thank Hanne R
Reviewed 11 July 2017

wlking here is a joy ,, golfing here too, and you could even walk down to the sea if you had the time and energy.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Breath taking does not describe the beauty and haunting history of the place. From the formation of the peet bogs to the Irish resistance to the fauna, it has to be a must see for any tourist

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Charlotte W
8 January 2018|
Response from Gerry D | Reviewed this property |
Go onto the DMP. ie website and see the maps of the walks and car parks. One of the best walks for views is Ticknock. It has a large car park at the upper part of the walk. Only a slow 15 minute walk to top. You go to... More
19 February 2016|
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Response from Tony S | Reviewed this property |
Agree with last reviewer.....go to rathfarnham, turn right at yellow house pub, go left at the tuning fork pub and on up towards cruagh wood and on to the military road head towards sally gap. Go straight at this crossroads... More
8 September 2015|
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Response from Travelerworld1 | Reviewed this property |
Are you referring to the mountains in Kilkenny, Wicklow or the center of Dublin? We took a tour to the mountains, was will worth the money. You make stops so you can go through the castle and shops in Kilkenny, have lunch... More