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Self Guided Walk on the Wicklow Way in Ireland

Choose from our 4 Day,  5 Day, 6 Day, 8 Day or 10 day walks on the Wicklow Waythe wicklow way map

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There is a 3% booking fee
Select number of days when booking

Included in costs:

  • Guest Houses or B+B's with breakfasts
  • Detailed maps, The Wicklow Way rucksack book and Water Proof Map Cover
  • Luggage Transfer each day. So you only carry a small pack while walking.
  • Phone support along the way.(Accommodations and pickup numbers)
  • All Information on public transport required will be given.
  • Information on what to see and do in places visited.
  • Information on places to eat and drink.

Optional Extras:

  • Pickup can be arranged from Dublin accommodation / Airport for start of walk or end of walk.
  • Extra accommodation before or after this trip can be arranged for you.

 

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Wicklow also known as "the garden of Ireland" is just 1 hrs drive from Dublin. The Dublin Wicklow mountains are renowned for their diversity and splendid scenery and are the perfect surroundings for wonderful walks.

We will organise evry aspect of your adventure travel, we even move your bags each day to your next accommodation. This is backpacking without the backache.

The Wicklow Way starts in Dublin and takes a North to South directions right through the whole County of Wicklow and manages to cover wonderful parts of the County that are made for walkers.

The Trail does not cover very high ground and goes around rather than over most the mountains along it's path. The highest point on the Wicklow Way is White Hill which is just 635m. The length of The Wicklow Way is 128km and can be broken into many stages for the best enjoyment of it.

Getting to the Start: Marlay Park in South Dublin Rathfranham is the traditional start for the Wicklow Way.

Public Bus:The Wicklow Way signage

The following Public bus routes operate to or in the vicinity of Marlay Park.

Route 16 from Santry via O’Connell Street (City Center), Georges Street and Terenure serving the Grange Road adjacent to Marlay Park.

Routes 14, 14a 48a from city center serve Ballinteer Shopping Centre and the Grange Road Marlay Park pedestrian entrance is a short walk from this bus stop.Departs from Parnell Square via O’Connell Street, St Stephens Green and Rathmines.

Taxi: From Dublin city the taxi fare should be approx €20

Transfer: A transfer for you can be organised also.

Getting back to Dublin: There are public buses that  pickup in Bunclody, Shillelagh, (Tullow close by).

We organise your return transport with the accommodation to get you back to Dublin.


The Wicklow Way: Self Guided

4 DayLough Tay on the Wicklow Way
Day 1: Marley Park – Enniskerry 22Km
Day 2: Enniskerry – Roundwood 15Km
Day 3: Roundwood – Glendalough 14Km
Day 4: Glendalough – Return to Dublin. (Public Transport)

Cost: €365 per person sharing
Single supplement: €99

5 Day
Day 1: Marley Park – Enniskerry 22Km
Day 2: Enniskerry – Roundwood 15Km
Day 3: Roundwood – Glendalough 14Km
Day 4: Glendalough – Glenmalure 16Km
Day 5: Glenmalure – Return to Dublin. (Transfer back to Glendalough for public transport)

Cost: €445 per person sharing
Single supplement: +€135

 Glendalough Upper Lake
6 Day
Day 1: Marley Park – Enniskerry 22Km
Day 2: Enniskerry – Roundwood 15Km
Day 3: Roundwood – Glendalough 14KM
Day 4: Glendalough – Glenmalure 16Km
Day 5: Glenmalure - Iron Bridge 14Km (Pickup here by accommodation)
Day 6: Aughrim - Return to Dublin. (Transfer to Rathdrum for Train to Dublin, not included in cost)

Cost: €495 per person sharing
Single supplement: +€160


8 Day
Day 1: Marley Park – Enniskerry 22Km
Day 2: Enniskerry – Roundwood 15Km
Day 3: Roundwood – Glendalough 14Km
Day 4: Glendalough – Glenmalure 16Km
Day 5: Glenmalure – Iron Bridge 14Km
Day 6: Iron Bridge – Tinahealy 21Km
Day 7: Tinahealy – Shillelagh 14Km (Alternatively you could continue onto Clonegal extra 17Km)Crone Wood on the Wicklow Way
Day 8: Shillelagh – Return to Dublin. (Transfer to Public bus)

Cost: €595 per person sharing
Single supplement: + €235


10 Day
Day 1: Marley Park – Enniskerry 22Km
Day 2: Enniskerry – Roundwood 15Km
Day 3: Roundwood – Glendalough 14Kmwicklow mountains
Day 4: Glendalough – Choice of looped walk
Day 5: Glendalough – Glenmalure 16Km
Day 6: Glenmalure – Iron Bridge 14Km
Day 7: Iron Bridge – Tinahealy 21Km
Day 8: Tinahealy – Shillelagh 14Km
Day 9: Shillelagh – Clonegal 17Km (Stay in Bunclody, Pickup by accommodation)
Day 10: Bunclody – Return to Dublin. (Public bus to Dublin)

Cost: €699 per person sharing
Single supplement: +€295


Self Guided Walk on the Wicklow Way in Ireland

Choose from our 4 Day,  5 Day, 6 Day, 8 Day or 10 day walks on the Wicklow Waythe wicklow way map

booknow
There is a 3% booking fee
Select number of days when booking

Included in costs:

  • Guest Houses or B+B's with breakfasts
  • Detailed maps, The Wicklow Way rucksack book and Water Proof Map Cover
  • Luggage Transfer each day. So you only carry a small pack while walking.
  • Phone support along the way.(Accommodations and pickup numbers)
  • All Information on public transport required will be given.
  • Information on what to see and do in places visited.
  • Information on places to eat and drink.

Optional Extras:

  • Pickup can be arranged from Dublin accommodation / Airport for start of walk or end of walk.
  • Extra accommodation before or after this trip can be arranged for you.

Enquire about this walk

 

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