Towns & Villages
Laragh Glendalough

Laragh & Glendalough

Laragh, Glendalough - GPS: 53.008929, -6.300439


Laragh (Irish: An Láithreach, meaning Site (or ruins) of a Building) is a small picturesque village in County Wicklow, Ireland. It lies at the junction of three roads through the Wicklow Mountains ( R115, R755 and R756) and is primarily known for its proximity to the Monastic City of Glendalough.

Sally Gap and the Glenmacnass Waterfall are to the north, to the west is Glendalough and the Wicklow Gap and to the south is Glenmalure Valley. The area is deeply wooded, with the hills and mountains rising from the valley and due to its closeness to Dublin, hill walkers (or hikers) and tourists converge on the village as their centre for recreational activities in the mountains. About 5 km from the village, on the Rathdrum road is the 100-acre fun park Clara Lara.

Discover Laragh/Glendalough

Derrybawn Woodland Trail (Orange Route)

  • Laragh Glendalough
  • fredwicklow
  • 2 to 4 Hours Walks
This walks starts with a steep climbing up beside the Polanass Waterfall before turn left and gaining a high forest road. From here an easier...

Monastic City Gateway

  • Laragh Glendalough
  • fredwicklow
  • Attractions
Glendalough, also known as the city of the seven churches, was enclosed within a circular wall. The arch is built with roman style columns meaning...

Clondara Bed and Breakfast

  • Laragh Glendalough
  • visitwicklow
  • Accommodation
Beautifully situated in an acre of lush landscaped gardens, Clondara nestles right beside the carpark...

Forest Walk Trooperstown

  • Laragh Glendalough
  • fredwicklow
  • 2 Hours or less Walks
Trooperstown Forest is home to the Glen of Imaal Mountain Rescue Teams base (which is...

The Glendasan River Restaurant at The Glendalough Hotel

  • Laragh Glendalough
  • fredwicklow
  • Food & Drink
The restaurant is bursting with style and elegance, combines traditional yet modern interior boasting colours...

Wicklow Way Baggage

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  • fredwicklow
  • Activities
Wicklow Way Baggage is a highly reliable service offering door-to-door baggage transfers between B&Bs, hotels...
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