Where would you find a Victorian seaside resort,
grand Renaissance gardens and a National Park spanning an entire mountain range?
Oh, and all in a matter of hours.The South Coast & Powerscourt Gardens tour, that’s where.
Picture it: sitting pretty on the top deck of your bus and as the city recedes behind you, endless curiosities pop into view.
Sandymount Strand where Leopold Bloom first kissed Molly in James Joyce’s Ulysses? It’s on your left.
Up ahead is Dún Laoghaire where flags flap on yachts, restaurants spill towards the sea and the promenade harks back to days of Victorian elegance.
After a quick stop at Bray Promenade on you climb into Wicklow’s mountains. After falling in love with the picture perfect village of Enniskerry,
a new romance begins: Powerscourt House and Gardens Nestled in a verdant valley replete with Renaissance grandeur,
secret gardens and a pet cemetery, this estate is a stand-out stunner.
After leaving Powerscourt, you get the chance to further enjoy Wicklow's natural beauty by travelling further south towards historic Glendalough. This area has drawn visitors for centuries, and it is as rich in history as it is in beauty.Visitors can enjoy the iconic Monastic Tower which is almost 1,000 years old.After Glendalough, you will return to Dublin City through some more stunning scenery which Wicklow has to offer. For Private Bookings email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Coast, Castle & Glendalough Tour will commence in May 2014. From April 14th, the Coast & Gardens Tour will operate to Powerscourt House & Gardens only. This tour costs €24.