Tour Costs:

  • Adult Tour Only : €35 (No activities, visit Powerscourt Gardens)
  • Seniors (60+) Students, Children (5-16yrs) Tour Only : €32
  • Tour with Guided Walk: €42
  • Tour with Horse Riding or Cycling: €85.

Pickup at the Molly Malone statue on Suffolk Street at 09:20am

About the Day Tour of Wicklow: Walking in Wicklow Tour

Our Wicklow Day Tour has been awarded “A Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor” and Ranks in the Top 5 Tours from Dublin.This Award winning Tour leaves from Dublin Daily. You will travel south through Dublin and into county Wicklow. There are options within this tour to enjoy a Guided walk or Horse Riding in the Wicklow Hills.

If you’re not feeling to energetic you have the opportunity to relax and visit The Powerscourt Gardens (discounted rate of €8 not covered in cost). The Gardens were Voted No. 3 in the World’s Top 10 Gardens by the National Geographic.

The guides are very friendly and full of local history and stories of both Dublin and Wicklow and will keep you informed on the way

Activity or the Powerscourt Gardens

Our first stop along the way is Enniskerry (film location of “P.S. I Love You” and “Leap Year”), a small picturesque Victorian estate village in Wicklow. Then you are brought to your chosen activity or the Powerscourt Gardens. The activities are approx 1.5 – 2hrs in length. You are brought to the stables if you are horse riding or else your guide will bring you on a guided walk.

Lunch Stop in Ennskerry

After your activity we all meet back up and take a break for lunch in Enniskerry.

We like to go to a local cafe here called Poppies, who offer a wide selection of lunches from their Poppies pie to soup, sandwiches, salads and excellent deserts. They also cater for vegetarians.

The Tour Continues

After lunch the tour continues on through the valleys and glens of the Wicklow Mountains visiting many wonderful highlights along the way. Including Wicklow Mountain National Park, The Sally Gap, Lough Tay, the Guinness Lake (film location of “Excalibur” and “Brave Heart”), “P.S. I Love You” bridge, Glendalough and it’s 6th century monastic site.

There are many stops along the way to take some pictures.

Glendalough and St Kevin’s monastic site

When you reach Glendalough, your guide will show you around the monastic site of St. Kevin. Then you will have some free time to explore Glendalough valley and the two lakes. There are many places in Glendalough to enjoy a bite to eat or enjoy a coffee also.

Afterwards we will return to Dublin for approx 17:30.

  • The tours are small groups with 16 persons max per coach, making sure you are well looked after along the way.
  • All the guides are local, fully qualified and full of the history and stories of the places visited.
  • Larger groups can be also catered for.

Booking Confirmation

• You will receive a confirmation email and voucher instantly after booking

• In the event that you do not receive an email from us, please check your Spam folder or notify us via email

Save Paper: You do not need to print your confirmation as the Guide will have your name on his list for the tour.

Note that the horse riding and biking are provided by a third party .

New Flexible Cancellation Policy:

If you can’t do your tour due to the any COVID19 travel restrictions. You will get a full refund or we can postpone to another more suitable date, otherwise policy is as below.

• A cancellation fee of 100% applies for cancellations made less than 48hrs in advance, or in case of no-show.
• A cancellation fee of 50% applies for cancellations made less than 72hrs in advance.
• No cancellation fee applies for cancellations made 3 or more days in advance.

If you cannot make the tour on the date requested and you contact us with in 48hrs of your tour date, then we may be able to provide an alternative date depending on availability.


Tour Costs:

  • Adult Tour Only : €35 (No activities, visit Powerscourt Gardens)
  • Seniors (60+) Students, Children (5-16yrs) Tour Only : €32
  • Tour with Guided Walk: €42
  • Tour with Horse Riding or Cycling: €85.

Pick Up Location

Pickup Locations:
Dublin Molly Malone statue – Suffolk St: 9:20am

Other Pickups are available upon request for groups of 10+

Return to Dublin for 5:30pm

What to bring

For the Day tours we recommend you bring

  • Comfortable walking shoes / trainers
  • Rain gear, just in case
  • Wear Jeans if you doing the Horse Riding, (Boots, Helmet are supplied by the stable)
  • Sun Cream
  • Camera
  • Water

Customer Reviews


What does your Transport look like?

We use small white buses with “Hilltoptreks” written on them.

Do I need to print my Ticket?

No, Once you book online, Your name and details are on the guides list for your tour.

Tour with Guided Walk:

  • It’s highly recommended that you wear comfortable shoes/boots when you pick this package

Tour with Horse Riding:

  • Suitable for both beginners and experienced riders
  • You’ll be provided with horse riding equipment
  • Make sure to wear trousers on the date of the tour if you pick this package
  • Maximum weight requirement for males is 15 stone (210 pound/95 kilograms). For females, it’s 16 stone (224 pounds/102 kilograms)
  • Minimum age requirement: Age 13.

Do you have to do an activity?

No, You can choose to visit the Powerscourt Gardens.

Do you need to be an experienced Horse rider?

No, The stables can cater for all abilities from Beginner to the more experienced.

How long is the Walk?

The walk is approx 1.5hrs in length and of an easy type but gives you some great views.

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