Wild Mountain Heather Tour
Day tour of Wicklow and Glendalough including the picturesque Sally Gap, the breathtaking Lough Tay ( Guinness Lake) and the spectacular Glenmacnass Waterfall, high up in the Wicklow Mountains. In the afternoon we take in the beautiful scenery of Glendalough and its lakes.
The tour starts with pickup at 8.55 am at three central pickup locations see below, We depart Dublin and go up into the Wicklow Mts, passing through the Glencree valley, we visit The old British army barracks ( est in 1800) we the take the Military road into the Wicklow national mountain park, followed by the Sally gap, then the film locations of the PS I love you and Braveheart, stopping to take in the view of Lough Tay (Guinness Lake), then onto the Glenmacnass waterfall.
After lunch in the pretty town of Laragh, we leave for Glendalough, and the 6th Century monastic settlement, with round tower and the breathtaking two lakes of Glendalough. Looked after all day by our amazingly knowledgeable and colorful tour guide,s we leave for Dublin reflecting on a day of spectacular scenery, great craic and memories to cherish forever.
08.55: Tourist Office, Suffolk Street, D2
09.05: Gresham Hotel, O'Connell St, D1
09.30: Burlington Hotel, Upper Leeson St, D2