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Glendalough and Powerscourt Gardens Day Tour

Board this Glendalough & Powerscourt Gardens tour in the heart of Dublin City Centre. Passengers can also join the tour by availing of the Dublin Sightseeing hotel shuttle service. The hotel shuttle service includes accommodation providers in Lansdowne Road, Ballsbridge, the Grand Canal area, St. Stephens Green and the Croke Park Hotel. This Glendalough and Powerscourt Gardens tour takes place in a double-decker bus to allow the best possible experience of the beautiful scenery en route. Departing from Dublin City Centre, the tour takes in the beautifully developed Docklands area of Dublin City, before travelling along the great sweep of Dublin Bay, passing by Beach Road at Sandymount. The tour then travels inland, climbing the beautiful Wicklow Mountains, and continues to the enchanting old-world village of Enniskerry, home to Powerscourt Estate and Gardens. Powerscourt, in its spectacular mountain setting, is among the finest in Europe. Here, you will have time to explore the stunning gardens, which has been voted by National Geographic No.3 in its Top 10 Gardens in the World. You will also see the world renowned Italian and Japanese Gardens, or visit the poignant Pet’s Cemetery. Passengers on the tour can then explore the highlights of Glendalough with a one hour visit to this monastic settlement, which was founded by St. Kevin in the 6th century. Glendalough is an area steeped in both natural beauty and historical significance and is among the top attractions in Ireland. On returning to Dublin, the tour will pass through even more gorgeous landscapes and the ever changing scenery of the Wicklow and Dublin Mountains. Passengers can avail of one free loop of the Hop-on Hop-off city tour on the same day as they have taken the tour, and a Dublin Highlights and Hidden Corners walking tour.

$25.52 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Dublin Bay Cruise

-We sail between Dublin City (Sir John Rogerson's Quay) Dun Laoghaire (East Pier) and Howth (West Pier) 7 days a week between April and October. Timetable: 9.30am Dun Laoghaire to Dublin City Centre (1 hour)Kick start your day with a fresh morning commute to Dublin City as you sail on Dublin Bay and admire the city from a truly unique perspective. During your voyage you will see aspects of the city that are not possible on any other mode of transport. Sail past Dalkey Island as you travel north and discover the magnificent Convention Center, Eastlink Bridge (Opening), Dublin Port and Docklands and Poolbeg Lighthouse.11.00am Dublin City Centre to Dun Laoghaire (1 hour)Escape the hustle and bustle of Dublin City and sail on a majestic 60-70 minute cruise south of Dublin Bay to the beautiful Dun Laoghaire Harbour. During your voyage you will see aspects of the city that are not possible on any other mode of transport. The magnificent Convention Center, Eastlink Bridge (Opening), Dublin Port and Docklands, Poolbeg Lighthouse passing by Dalkey Island, Clontarf and the world wildlife reserve Bull Island and Baily and Kish Lighthouses.3.30pm Howth Harbour to Dun Laoghaire (1 hour)After a stroll and lunch n the beautiful fishing harbour with its famous seal colony jump on board the St Bridget and enjoy a coffee or a glass of wine as we take you on a 60-70 minute cruise back to the Dun Laoghaire. Along the way you will pass by the island of Irelands Eye and Lambay Island to the north. You can view Howth Head, Baily and Kish Lighthouse, the world famous wildlife sanctuary of Bull Island, Clontarf Dalkey Island and Dun Laoghaire.-Your Dublin Bay Cruise ticket also allows the holder to travel the same day between Howth and Dun Laoghaire by DART train for just €2.-We have a full bar on board so you can enjoy some drinks while sailing with us.-Our crew are also qualified Dublin Bay Biosphere tour guides.