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Best things to do in County Wicklow

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Establishment
“A magnificient old world country home! Famous for its art and beautiful gardens.”
19 locals recommend
Bar
“Good food - lunch and dinner available every day, good beer garden on a nice day. Approx 15 minutes drive”
5 locals recommend
Park
“Visitors are introduced to this wonderful historical house by a specially commissioned audio visual presentation. Avondale is set in a magnificent forest park of over 500 acres with tree trails and walks ranging in duration from one to five hours. Other facilities include a licensed cafe, book shop, picnic areas, children’s play area, three orienteering courses and large car/coach park.”
8 locals recommend
Locality
“Very well known historical and scenic area. Well worth the journey. Bring a picnic and eat by the lake.”
78 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Superb food to be had here, it also gives you a great excuse to visit the Cartoon Inn, a must visit for cartoon lovers and anyone else.”
11 locals recommend
Establishment
“www.killruddery.com Killruddery is a living, working House, Gardens, Tea Room and Farm. There is also a Farm Market every Saturday . It has been home to sixteen generations of the Brabazon family and over the centuries. Killruddery is only 10 minutes walk away and is a beautiful place to visit. ”
8 locals recommend
Trail
“Beautiful hike for the whole family, some places might be hard for a pushchair or a pram though ”
8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Diner style, good burgers, not many Gluten-Free options. Online booking in advance but they usually take walk-ins for small parties.”
9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great local restaurant with a wonderful atmosphere and food to match. A perfect spot for a romantic dinner.”
8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This restaurant caters for all tastes and serves a wide range of dishes. It is 15-20 minutes away in a lovely location.”
10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Once a pop up restaurant, nights out are legendary with those people who have attended this fantastic restaurant. Dinner: open from Wednesday to Sunday from 6pm Lunch: open Friday to Sunday from 12.30pm”
11 locals recommend
Route
“Many people choose this route for walking holidays, very senic and beautiful. ”
10 locals recommend
Hotel
“Award winning organic hotel with two 5 star restaurants. The Hotel is situated on an old famine village site. Beautiful surroundings with golf course, surrounding walks and hikes. ”
13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This restaurant serves good wholesome meals with great quality. Perfect or a Sunday afternoon lunch. ”
7 locals recommend
Lake
“A lake with the water as black as Guiness and the sand as white as cream. With sand imported from some white sandy beaches its no wonder its called the Guiness Lake. ”
7 locals recommend
Route
“A stunning 6-day hiking trail through Wicklow. There are plenty of shorter trails though to walk.”
4 locals recommend