County Wicklow, on the east coast of Ireland is renowned for it’s natural beauty. Otherwise known as the “Garden of Ireland” offers an abundance of outdoor activities for all tastes, ages, budgets and abilities.
Here are some brief examples of activities available that we can provide or arrange for you. If you don't see what you’re interested in contact us and we will be happy to assist you.
Wicklow is a walker’s paradise with the famous “Wicklow Way” among many available. There are walks for all levels from a gentle stroll for all the family to a challenging harsh terrain hike for regular enthusiasts. Spring and Autumn Walking Festivals are organised by Wicklow County Tourism to give both the active and less energetic rambler the opportunity to sample some fantastic walks with a real festival atmosphere. There are choices of up to four walks per day, to suit all levels of walkers, with walks of interest to suit anyone curious about County Wicklow and Ireland's history, geology, culture, flora and fauna. GUIDED WALKINGS BREAKS CAN BE ARRANGED.
Our beautiful Wicklow hills are simply fabulous for riding. Lessons can be arranged for beginners or improvers and superb rides are available for experienced equestrians.
What a perfect way to explore the Wicklow countryside. Bicycles may be hired for a modest fee giving you the freedom to roam throughout our countryside.
There are extensive facilities for game, course and sea angling throughout our region. We can advise, arrange and book all types of angling - the choice is yours.
Country Wicklow is blessed with a vast range of superb golf courses again to provide everything from pitch and putt to championship level courses.
These are just a few examples of activities available from an endless list. Other popular activities include
o Clay Shooting
o Quad Bikes
o Adventure/ Leisure Parks
And much, much more. Ask us about your interests - At The Glendalough Hotel, we are always here to help.