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“car park”(6 reviews)
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All reviews dublin bay car park cliff walk wear comfy shoes wonderful view great hike the pub short train ride hiking trails stunning scenery lovely walk worth a visit dart station fishing village fish and chips sunny day mohr
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a fantastic walk around the cliff walk in Howth which is only 5 minutes walk from the Summit Pub We popped in for a coffee.Its a love lyrics quaint pub and friendly staff. The 31 bus from Talbot Street will take you there. Highly...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bbstrong
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

For anyone visiting Howth, this is a must see! It is a tough hike but it is well worth the view. I am so glad we took the time to visit this. I would highly recommend to anyone visiting Ireland. Ps. Bring plenty of water,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mick T
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We hadn't heard about Howth (pronounced HOTE or HOE-TH) via any travel resource or internet article about things to do in Dublin but from an article about hiking in Ireland. If you are hiker and outdoor adeventurer, you cannot go wrong with a visit to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Emily T
Reviewed 8 October 2018

My wife and I recently visited Ireland and while exploring the wonderful city of Dublin, we spoke with a nice local man that suggested we take a short train ride from the Dublin train station to the seaside town of Howth. When we arrived to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank surfer02_10
Reviewed 7 October 2018

you need to walk this walk and see the stunning views that is county Dublin. its an amazing experience that should be seen by all

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Plonl
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Howth is only a 30 minute train ride out of Dublin on the Dart Well worth a trip especially if the weather is nice and you like walking There are a number of costal walks and the summit is one with great sea views You...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 588nigelg
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We took the green walk on the cliffs. Wonderful views from the bay during the 2 hrs it took us. Bring walking shoes, and have some tea at the Howth Hub; run by just about the nicest guy in Ireland.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank W v
Reviewed 30 August 2018

We took the advice of our AirB&B owner and took a train to Howth. End of August can be bit chilly, windy and of course unpredictable heavy to light rain. We got thoroughly thoroughly wet. Miserably wet and cold :( So, I would recommend to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BC C
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Gorgeous scenery and breathtaking cliffs make for a great day trip. Not too bad a hike if you have kids or aren't in the greatest shape. Our 5 year old was able to make the trek with us with only a modest amount of whining....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

I consider myself very lucky a beautiful wife a fantastic son a fabulous dogs great friends a good job and being 1 of 5 million people who is Irish and living on this amazing island. We have so much to offer see and do we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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