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Glendalough, Wicklow, and Powerscourt Gardens Tour from Dublin

By: Touristy
Highlights
  • Private tour means a flexible itinerary and personalized attention
  • Round-trip transportation so you can focus on the scenery
  • Multiple stops to get the feel of County Wicklow as a whole
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Half-Day Private Glendalough, Wicklow, and Powerscourt Gardens Tour from Dublin
From USD 513.25
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Half-Day Private Glendalough, Wicklow, and Powerscourt Gardens Tour from Dublin
USD 513.25
Overview
Get to know the verdant County Wicklow on this private tour, which includes personalized attention and has all the details arranged ahead of time. Depart Dublin in a private vehicle and relax on the ride, enjoying the scenery and your guide's commentary as you travel. Highlights include Avoca village, Powerscourt Gardens, and the sixth-century ruins at Glendalough.
What to Expect
Taking a private tour to County Wicklow means you are free to customize it however you like; let your guide know where your interests lie and he or she will be happy to change the stops or the durations to accommodate your preferences. After Dublin hotel pickup, sit back in your private tour vehicle and enjoy the scenery while your guide takes care of navigation and directions on the east coast route to Wicklow Gaol. Once you arrive, take an interactive tour led by actor guides to understand the history of its prisoners and make a stop in the Genealogy Room to trace your Irish ancestry.

Continue on to Avoca village, where you’ll make a lunch stop and have some time to shop for some of the town’s famous handicrafts. After that, depart for Glendalough, a monastic city founded in the sixth century where you can explore the grounds and the ruins.

The day’s last stop is Powerscourt Gardens, established in 1731. Take your time to walk through the sweeping terraces, statues, ornamental lakes, secret hollows, and rambling walks. 

End your day with convenient drop-off back in Dublin. 

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1 - 5 of 9 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Great time - Thanks Alan

We had Alan for our day trip to Dublin and Powerscourt Gardens tour. Alan is not just a safe driver but also an excellent guide. He was kind and patient with our twin boys and informative to all of us. We enjoyed his company and...More

Thank Citizen-De-World
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
We did 3 tours - Dublin, Newgrange, and Wicklow/PowersCourt - all were excellent

Alan, our guide, was outstanding. We initially had booked for 2 days, and added a third day. All of our tours were excellent. We especially recommend the Wicklow/Powerscourt Gardens tour - it well worth it. My husband has mobility issues, and Alan went out of...More

Thank ChicagoTraveler001
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Excellent experience

Alan is the absolute best! He picked us up on time, despite an error we made when sending our address. He was knowledgeable about everything! Gave great insight into the history and culture or Ireland. He knew exactly where to get the best photos and...More

1  Thank prettykey
Reviewed 31 May 2018
Powerscourt Gardens, Glendalough and Wicklow Mountains National Park

Great ride with Alan Bradley. We were picked up at our hotel and had an awesome day. Alan's knowledge of Ireland was impressive as he not only showed us the country's natural beauty, but he shared so much history about all the places we visited....More

2  Thank mcapron186
Reviewed 8 May 2018
A spring day in Wicklow Mountains

We were picked up at Dublin Airport by Alan Bradley from Touristy to head to Glendalough and Wicklow Mountains National Park. Rather than driving to many attractions, we wished to go directly to Glendalough, to be in the nature. Alan excellently adjusted the day’s schedule...More

4  Thank Kirsti H
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Anna G
6 July 2018|
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Response from mcapron186 | Reviewed this property |
The price is per person.
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bilaurel
22 April 2018|
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Response from TouristyIreland | Property representative |
Hi bilaurel, We collect directly from the ship terminal. Our tours are privately booked and our guides and their vehicle will be waiting for you as you disembark your ship. We will drop you back to your ship at a time that... More
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