Wicklow County Tourism

Wicklow Way Walks

Wicklow Way – Part 1: Marlay Park to Knockree

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Knockree, Enniskerry
Stage 1 of the Wicklow Way: The start of this internationally renowned walk begins in the Dublins suburbs: Marlay Park. It’s not long before you leave the City behind and start the exciting climb through Kilmashogue forest as you head for

Wicklow Way – Part 2: Knockree to Roundwood

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Wicklow Way – Part 2: Knockree to Roundwood, Roundwood
Day 2 has plenty of treats in store. First on the list is Powerscourt Waterfall, Irelands’ largest, as you climb high through Crone Wood the view into the waterfall opens up. As you leave the forest you enter the open mountain with amazin

Wicklow Way – Part 3:Roundwood to Glendalough

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Wicklow Way – Part 3:Roundwood to Glendalough, Laragh Glendalough
An easier day lies ahead with a downhill start to bring you to Oldbridge. Here we cross the Avonmore River. A short steep road climb and soon you’ll reach the mountain section as you take a famers lane to Paddock Hill. Glendalough Valley

Wicklow Way – Part 4: Glendalough to Glenmalure

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Wicklow Way – Part 4: Glendalough to Glenmalure, Rathdrum
The Glendalough Visitors Centre is your start point and first port of call on Day 4. From here you cross the bridge and take the Green Road into the valley. Soon you’ll pass the Information Office which marks the start of todays tough cli

Wicklow Way – Part 5: Glenmalure to Moyne

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Wicklow Way – Part 5: Glenmalure to Moyne, Aughrim
You will notice very quickly that you are now in a much quieter part of the Wicklow Uplands! This area is less visited and this is one of its highlights. Today route is a tough one with two big climbs. The first to the top of Sleive Maan is

Wicklow Way – Part 6: Moyne to Shillelagh

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Wicklow Way – Part 6: Moyne to Shillelagh, Shillelagh
Day 6 starts with a gentle climb through the hills above Tinahely, a town well known for it’s many walks. The route continues over rolling hills, along quiet country roads until you finish just outside the village of Kilquiggin. From here

Wicklow Way – Part 7: Shillelagh to Clonegal

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Wicklow Way – Part 7: Shillelagh to Clonegal, Carnew
Your last and final day! 3km of quiet country roads lead you to a forest entrance on the right. If you wish to visit Shillelagh; instead of entering the forest continue on the road until you reach a cross road, turn left and you’ll reach