Dublin, Wicklow Mountains, Avoca, Glendalough Shore Excursion

Day Trips & Excursions in Dublin

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Combine Ireland's stunning coastal and mountain scenery on this lovely full-day rail tour from Dublin. You'll travel through the magical Wicklow Mountains, visit the traditional town of Avoca and explore the ancient monastic settlement at Glendalough. This scenic coach and rail trip from Dublin shows you the best of Ireland in one day.
Free Transfer from Dublin Port Cruise Terminal to Dublin Connolly Station from where you will travel by rail (snack bar on board) to village of Rathdrum, incorporating a journey into the heart of County Wicklow. Taking a stunning scenic coastal route you'll pass the magnificent Killiney Bay, a must-see Irish beauty-spot framed by the Great Sugar Loaf Mountain, and the striking Bray Head hill. From here, your train tour swings inland to the mountains of County Wicklow, where you'll experience the 'Garden of Ireland' at its best! On arrival at the village of Rathdrum, you'll join the coach for a journey through the Vale of Avoca. In the lovely village of Avoca (where the BBC series Ballykissangel was filmed) you can see famous Avoca wool-weavers at work and spend time at leisure. Continue to the ancient monastic settlement at stunning Glendalough before the scenic return journey to Dublin Port Cruise Terminal, conveniently arriving in the late afternoon.

What’s included

  • Transfer to and from Dublin Port Cruise Terminal
  • Host on trains
  • Information pack
  • Reserved seats on trains
  • Qualified driver-guide on coaches
  • All travel by rail and coach from Dublin

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified