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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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Wexford Bus Airport Route

  • Arklow
  • fredwicklow
  • Coach & Minibus Hire
Wexford Bus’s Route 740A serves the communities of south Wicklow. Those wishing to travel to Dublin City & Airport can avail of the new return...

Arklow Maritime Museum

  • Arklow
  • fredwicklow
  • Attractions
The Maritime Museum Arklow is a treasure trove of shipbuilders' models, half models, plans and a unique collection of eight paintings of Arklow sailing ships...

Arklow Bay Conference Leisure & Spa Hotel

  • Arklow
  • fredwicklow
  • Accommodation
The Arklow Bay Conference, Leisure & Spa Hotel is nestled in the heart of Co....

Moneylands Farm Self Catering

  • Arklow
  • fredwicklow
  • Accommodation
The self-catering apartments are converted stone-built coach houses that sit overlooking the sea and mountains....

Golf Caddy Pro App

  • Arklow
  • wicklownews
  • Activities
Watch how to use the best educational tool for golfers, start making better decisions, saving...

Arklow - Shillelagh Friday Bus Service

  • Arklow
  • fredwicklow
  • Services
LocalLink operates a Friday evening services between Arklow Town and Coolkeena passed the village of Shillelagh. ...
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