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For thousands of years people have been drawn to ‘the valley of the two lakes‘ for its spectacular scenery, rich history, archaeology and abundant wildlife. Glendalough is a remarkable place that will still your mind, inspire your heart and fill your soul. Access to the Monastic City: The monuments…
Explore medieval Kilkenny which was once the capital of Ireland. See location sites from movies such as "P.S. I Love You" and "Braveheart". Enjoy the beautiful view of Glendalough and the Wicklow Mountains. Hike it. Walk it. Its your choice. Totally worth it.
Historical Ancient Early Christian Monastic site , Two beautiful lakes set in a natural valley. See the Ancient Round tower, built by the Monks to protect themselves from raiding Vikings.Perfect for walking or hiking as gentle or strenuous as you want. Hotel nearby or fast food or take a picnic and…
Breathtaking scenery and Incredible history, marked trails, walks and hikes for all levels easily marked. Early visits recommended in the summer months.
Breath taking views. Has one of the oldest towers in Europe. Game of Thrones and Excaliber were filimed there.