Gaze at Ireland’s tallest waterfall
Breath-taking views of the Wicklow Mountains
Discover the natural beauty of Ireland
Visit the miraculous St Kevin’s Church
Privately guided by your own local host
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Entrance ticket Waterfall
Pick-up and drop-off
Food & drinks not listed as inclusions
Know Before You Book
This private tour can not be booked for more than 4 people
What you can expect
The Wicklow Mountains hold a special place in the heart of Dubliners and are a must-see during your visit to Dublin. Get ready for exhilarating hiking paths that transport you to lush gardens and deep-blue glacial lakes on an incredible private day trip.
On this enchanting Irish experience, you won’t believe your eyes! You will see the most alluring scenery the Wicklow Mountains have to offer including a majestic waterfall and fascinating monastic ruins from centuries ago. From the fairytale Valley of the Two Lakes to the picturesque Powerscourt estate, discover why this land has been the embodiment of peace and tranquility for locals.
Get ready for a scenic getaway of a lifetime as your local host captivates you with epic tales of ancient settlements. Learn how St. Kevin connected on a deeper level with nature and developed one of the most spiritual monasteries in Ireland. Wander around the remnants of this influential saint’s masterpiece and find out why it became the ultimate Irish pilgrimage.
Along the way, listen to the enchanting sounds of nature as you feed your adventurous spirit. Take in the unbelievable imagery of steep-sided valleys, rugged hills, and colourful flora that make Ireland an extraordinary place to see. With so many jaw-dropping natural landmarks, it is hard to believe you are only an hour away from Dublin. When you reach the breath-taking Valley of the Two Lakes, it becomes easy to understand why this was the chosen location for the monastery.
This is the plan:
Guest pick-up -You will be picked up anywhere in Dublin. Your local host will contact you regarding the exact pick-up point.
Stop 1: Ireland’s Tallest Waterfall -Head to the radiant woodlands of the Powerscourt estate and feel the rush of its powerful waterfall
Stop 2: Fascinating Monastic Ruins -Learn the amazing history of Glendalough and its ancient church
Stop 3: Picturesque Lakes -Trek deep into Glendalough valley for life-changing scenery of ribbon lakes
Stop 4: Rugged Mountains -Take in the mesmerising views of Wicklow Mountains National Park
Stop 5: Optional Lunch -Stop by a traditional restaurant or quaint pub for delicious local bites
Ending: Scenic Drive Back to Dublin -Sit back and behold the stunning beauty of these treasured natural wonders