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DISCOVER ARKLOW

Arklow is a lively town in the southern corner of county Wicklow.  Arklow  was, in its day, one of the busiest ports in Ireland and a renowned centre for boat building and sea fishing as well as having a fine tradition in the pottery industry.

Situated on the River Avoca, the N11 road and the Dublin/Rosslare rail line, Arklow is an excellent base for exploring County Wicklow and neighbouring counties. The town is a good base from which to explore the Vale of Avoca to the east and the glorious sandy beaches of Brittas Bay to the north.

The beautiful Clogga Beach is situated about 6.5km by road south of Arklow Town. Arklow has an attractive main street with ornate lighting and a charming riverside walk. The fishing village character is still evident in an area called ”The Fisheries” and the port still boasts a sizeable fleet of fishing boats.

The imposing St Saviours’ Church, impressively floodlit at night, dominates the high ground of the town.

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Power's Souvenir Shop

  • Arklow
  • visitwicklow
  • Local Art
Gifts for all occasions & age groups. Jewellry, Gifts, Irish Souvenirs, Religious Goods, Masquerade, Toys....Seasonal goods: Communion - Confirmation, Valentine's, Easter, Mothers Day, Fathers Day,...

The Bluewalk Tour - Arklow Tidy Town

  • Arklow
  • fredwicklow
  • Attractions
The Bluewalk Tour in Arklow was developed by Arklow Tidy Town and follows the St. Mary's Road and the Station Road at the top of...

Arklow Bridge

  • Arklow
  • fredwicklow
  • Attractions
Arklow is divided by the river, which is crossed by the Nineteen Arches bridge, a...

Raheenleagh Wind Farm

  • Arklow
  • fredwicklow
  • 2 Hours or less Walks
The Farm is located in South Wicklow, west of Arklow, between Woodenbridge & Tinahely This...

The Blue Cafe

  • Arklow
  • visitwicklow
  • Cafes & Deli's
Takes bookings, Walk-ins welcome, Good for groups or parties, Good for children, Takeaway, Catering, Table...

Arklow Bay Leisure Centre & Spa

  • Arklow
  • fredwicklow
  • Activities
A prestigious building with a superb location, the Hotel's Leisure Club overlooks the Arklow estuary where...
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