Dublin Metropolitan South

Region 10

Eastern Division DMR, South Central Division DMR, Southern Division DMR
Western Division (part of), 'Wicklow' Garden of Ireland

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Dublin


Wicklow

Wicklow is known as the Garden of Ireland. Bordering Dublin to the South, its a perfect place to tour the East Coast of Ireland.

One of the worlds great gardens, Powerscourt is situated twelve miles south of Dublin in the foothills of the Wicklow Mountains. The garden was begun in the 1740s and stretches out over 45 acres. It is a sublime blend of formal gardens, sweeping terraces, statuary and ornamental lakes together with secret hollows, rambling walks and walled gardens.

Powerscourt gardens includes:
  • Italian Gardens

  • Japanese Gardens

  • Pet Cemetery

  • House Exhibition

  • Terrace Cafe

  • and much more


Powerscourt Waterfall contains:
  • The highest waterfall in Ireland

  • A popular picnic area

  • A refreshment kiosk

  • Nature Trails

  • and a Playground