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From Dublin: Glendalough, Wicklow Mountains and Kilkenny Full-Day Trip

From Dublin: Glendalough, Wicklow Mountains and Kilkenny Full-Day Trip

From $42.53 per person

Take a journey through Ireland on a full-day tour of the Wicklow Mountains, the monastic site of Glendalough, and the medieval city of Kilkenny.

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Duration options: 8 - 10 hours
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  • Live tour guide
  • Transport from meeting point to activity: Bus / coach
  • Drop-off: Bus / coach
    Highlights
    • Travel through the medieval heart of Ireland to explore historic Kilkenny
    • Admire the rolling hills, rugged mountains, and glacial valleys of County Wicklow
    • Visit the monastic site of St. Kevin and see the locations for blockbuster movies such as "Braveheart"
    • Explore the monastic settlement of Glendalough
    Full description
    Leave Dublin for the day on a truly scenic drive with amazing scenery stretching as far as the eyes can see. You’ll go to Kilkenny, once the medieval capital of Ireland, and home to Ireland’s finest Norman castle. Kilkenny is steeped in history – it was also the location of one of Ireland’s earliest witch trials, the famous story of Dame Alice Kyteler and her servant Petronilla. En route to Glendalough, drive into the wild Wicklow Mountains of County Carlow. Watch as the landscape changes from lush green pastures and gentle valleys, to the glacial valleys of Wicklow Gap. Continue to the monastic city of St. Kevin at Glendalough, best known for the wedding scenes in the blockbuster movie “Braveheart” and famous as the location for the film “PS I Love You.” Once you arrive in Glendalough, you’ll have time to explore one of the most beautiful sights in Ireland, in an area renowned for its magnificent scenery and Monastic ruins that date back to the 10th century.
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    • Wheelchair users

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    Please arrive 10 minutes before departure time. We use small white buses with Hilltoptreks written on them

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    • Comfortable shoes
    • Rain gear
    • Comfortable clothes

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    • Pets
    • Smoking
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    Overall rating

    4.6 / 5

    based on 983 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.6/5
    • Transportation
      4.6/5
    • Value for money
      4.6/5
    • Service
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    September 30, 2020

    Very informative, very funny, entertaining. Value for money.

    September 20, 2020

    Very insitefull and beautiful tour. Amazing scenery and great guide.

    August 29, 2020

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    Product ID: 372250

    VA ID: 395701