Welcome to the Hatlas Travel's Guide of Glendalough !
Glendalough is a glacial valley in County Wicklow, Ireland, renowned for an Early Medieval monastic settlement founded in the 6th century by St Kevin. From 1825 to 1957, the head of the Glendalough Valley was the site of a galena lead mine.
What you will find in this travel guide:
To create this travel guide of Glendalough, we have identified 42 travel influencers who have made a trip to Ireland and spent time looking for spots in Glendalough to take the best pictures.
Once they found one, they obviously have to go to these spots to take their shots and it usually makes a good story!
On this travel guide, you will find 65 beautiful shots of Glendalough and its surroundings from travelers, adventurers and photographers with the travel spots and experiences associated.
You can click on the pictures to learn more about it, find the directions on Google Maps and to book hotels and activities around Glendalough in Ireland
Learn about the different travel and sightseeing spots in Glendalough, read the tips of our travel influencers...
We have listed here the 10 most popular places and destinations in Glendalough and nearby according to travelers.
Each of them has a travel guide to help you plan your trip to Ireland
38.6 km away from Glendalough
Wicklow Mountains National Park
Wicklow Mountains National Park is a 220-square-kilometre protected area in Ireland, one of six national parks in the country. The park stretches through County Wicklow as well as small areas of South Dublin and Dún Laoghaire–Rathdown in County Dublin.
14.7 km away from Glendalough
Christ Church Cathedral
Christ Church Cathedral, more formally The Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, is the cathedral of the United Dioceses of Dublin and Glendalough and the cathedral of the ecclesiastical province of the United Provinces of Dublin and Cashel in the Church of Ireland.
37.8 km away from Glendalough
St Patrick's Cathedral
Saint Patrick's Cathedral in Dublin, Ireland, founded in 1191, is the national cathedral of the Church of Ireland. Christ Church Cathedral, also a Church of Ireland cathedral in Dublin, is designated as the local cathedral of the Diocese of Dublin and Glendalough.
37.3 km away from Glendalough
37.4 km away from Glendalough
Bullock Harbour or Bulloch Harbour is a small working harbour located near the heritage town of Dalkey on the southeast coast of Dublin Bay in Ireland.
34.8 km away from Glendalough
Howth is a village and outer suburb of Dublin, Ireland. The district as a whole occupies the greater part of the peninsula of Howth Head, which forms the northern boundary of Dublin Bay.
46.8 km away from Glendalough
Dublin Castle is a major Irish government complex, conference centre, and tourist attraction. It is located off Dame Street in Dublin. Until 1922 it was the seat of the British government's administration in Ireland.
37.8 km away from Glendalough
Glendalough Upper Lake
Glendalough Upper Lake is a glacial lake near Glendalough, County Wicklow, Ireland.
1.2 km away from Glendalough
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Based on 10 travel pictures from photographers, your overall travel and sightseeing experience in Glendalough will be made of:
Wildlife (28%), Loch (28%), Reservoir (14%), Forest (14%) and Bridge (14%).