Glendalough Hiking Guided Tour With Pick Up from Dublin

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From $76.40

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 6 hours

Departs: Dublin, Dublin

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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This tour lets you visit and explore Glendalough, County Wicklow without any of the stress of arranging your own transport. We will take care of you from the beginning, with transport arranged to take you straight there. Once on-site you will meet one of our professional and knowledgeable guides who will make the area come alive with stories from the past and interesting facts about the natural heritage of this magical place. Once the hike is finished, you can relax again as we take you back to Dublin.

What's Included

Private transportation

Professional guide

Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 99

Additional Info

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Service animals allowed
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

We will meet at the Carrickmines Luas Park & Ride carpark. Here you will meet your Wild Summits guide. Once everyone is accounted for you will be begin your bus journey from Dublin to the Wicklow Mountains.

On the journey you will pass the beautiful rolling hills of the Wicklow Mountains.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Wicklow Mountains National Park
Here we enter the beautiful Glendalough Valley. First we will explore the Monastic settlement and then continue on to the upper-lake to begin our hike.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Glendalough Monastic Settlement
Here we will exit the bus for a quick tour of the Glendalough Monastic City. This beautiful monastic settlement is one of Ireland's finest examples of 10th-12 century architecture.

Here your guide will entertain you with tales of monks, Vikings & more.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Glendalough Upper Lake
The Glendalough upper-lake! From here we begin our 3 hour hike around the upper lake. We take in the "Spinc Route" which is a mixture of board walk and trail. Along the way your guide will educate you on all of the wonders that this amazing valley has to offer.

This is truly one of Ireland's most stunning locations!

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Glendalough Mines
You descend via the miners village. This village is packed with ruins from the 1800's. A true spectacle!

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

We end our trip on our return journey through the Wicklow Mountains and back to our meeting point.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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