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One of the older breed of championship courses, this is a spectacular place to play with some stunningly beautiful holes.
Guided or self-guided tour options up to eight days in Wicklow (and plenty of other spots in Ireland): an eight-day trek through the Wicklow Mountains complete with full bed and board will cost €549.
Award-winning tours of Glendalough, Avoca and the Sally Gap that never fail to generate rave reviews for atmosphere and all-round fun...
Admission to the visitor centre and a visit to Powerscourt Estate are included in this whole-day tour, which returns to Dublin at about 5.45pm. The guides are good but impersonal.
The easiest and most popular walk in the Glendalough Valley is the gentle hike along the northern shore of the Upper Lake to the lead and zinc mine workings, which date from 1800...
A 200m-high clean rock that makes for superb climbing. There are climbs of 30 and 35m, and a set of abseil chains for descent.
You have your choice of two stunning courses: the West Course was designed by David McLay Kidd (who also designed Bandon Dunes in Oregon) and is a shade tougher than the East Course, which is arguably the more scenic.
A whole-day tour that takes in Powerscourt and Glendalough (all admissions included), departing from Busáras. Buy online for discounts.
Run in tandem with the Knockree Youth Hostel, EcoAdventure Ireland runs all kinds of outdoor activities programs, from pony trekking to ecological field studies...
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