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Renowned for an early medieval monastery settlement founded in 6th century y St Kevin from 1825 to 1957 the valley of two lakes amazing views
Very well known historical and scenic area. Well worth the journey. Bring a picnic and eat by the lake.
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.
This is one of the wonders of Wicklow and a must do when you visit Ireland. Walk right around the lakes and experience Ireland as it was thousands of years ago. A true heritage site.