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“Stunning landscape, sometimes tricky roads”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Dublin Mountains

Dublin Mountains
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Wicklow with Guided Walk Including Glendalough Tour from Dublin
Ranked #25 of 504 things to do in Dublin
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“Stunning landscape, sometimes tricky roads”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2013

Really beautiful landscape within half an hour of Dublin -we particularly enjoy the drive over the Sally Gap but avoid if it's a sunny weekend as every other Dubliner will have had the same idea and unfortunately dangerous/foolish parking render parts of the road impassible at times.

Visited June 2013
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“Mountains on the city's doorstep”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 5, 2013

I normally access the Dublin Mountains via Ticknock Recreation Area which is 10 minutes from Dundrum Town Center. I park there and walk up to Three Rock for fantastic panoramic views of Dublin city, the bay and south to Bray Head and the Sugarloaf in Wicklow. Hike a little further up to the Fairy Castle and you have the full expanse of the Dublin Mountains laid out before you. A must visit for the outdoors type visiting Dublin.

Visited March 2013
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“breathtaking”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2013

Easily accessible from Dublin, you are quickly into the countryside with all the attributes you would expect in Ireland: gentle one moment, craggy and steep another. Lots of sheep, lambs, access to the Irish Sea.

Visited April 2013
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Dublin
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“Beautiful scenery only a short journey from Dublin”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 6, 2013

I always love coming here! The scenery is magnificent, especially in high summer. It's the perfect day trip for picnics with family.

A word of advice: don't just rely on GPS/satnav. The signal can sometimes be lost. It's a warren of roads, so buy an official Ordinance Survey map just in case! Avoid if the weather is very bad too.

Visited April 2013
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“Dublin or Wicklow Mountains”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 21, 2013

The views from the Wicklow mountains on a nice clear day are amazing, beyond description - you have to be there

Visited March 2013
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