We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

The Wicklow Way

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Wicklow, Ireland
Phone Number:
+353 1 280 1899

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 128 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 89
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Trip to Crone wood

We went as a family of 7 .. Eldest sons girlfriend in tow too.we had a great walk over past the powerscourt waterfall in the background. We had a lovely day for it .. Cold but dry... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Sinead C
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

128 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 102: English reviews
Level Contributor
18 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went as a family of 7 .. Eldest sons girlfriend in tow too.we had a great walk over past the powerscourt waterfall in the background. We had a lovely day for it .. Cold but dry and fresh. All enjoyed it very much. We stopped off in Plucks Lounge/bar for food which was a great decision as everyone was... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sinead C
Denver, Colorado
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Wicklow Way is an 81-mile (131-kilometre) long-distance trail that crosses the Wicklow Mountains in Ireland. It runs from Marlay Park in Dublin through County Wicklow and ends in the village of Clonegal in County Carlow. I walked this in October 2016. I was very lucky with the weather, with just a little rain on one of my 7 days.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Enkanear
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful trail to walk. I started in tinahely and walked back to marlay park. If you're pressed for time i would focus on the glenmalure - marlay park part of the trail. That's the most beautiful part! Don't underestimate the climbs :)

Helpful?
Thank Saskia B
Level Contributor
12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

I have seen beautiful views but this one was really nice. The scenery was green and all nature. We just loved looking over the sea and the green scenery. Very quiet and not many people too which we enjoyed. Very romantic and quiet scenery.

Helpful?
Thank sean19751
New Hampshire
Level Contributor
40 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Hiked the Wicklow Way in September 2016. O'Connell Bridge to Clonegall. Nice views in the mountains.

Helpful?
Thank SS-NH-603
Level Contributor
124 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

A great way to enjoy the coming of fall. The roads are well maintained and would benifit from some services in the area. Not to be missed.

Helpful?
Thank taha h
County Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Once it gets out of Dublin, it covers much (but not all) of the very best of the Wicklow mountains. Notable omissions are the highest and best walking around Lugnaquilia and the Glenn of Imaal. It doesn't actually take you over the mountains as such but rather around them and even the one single top near Glendalough had an alternative... More 

Helpful?
Thank 359frank
County Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
37 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I visited the Wicklow way close to Guinness lake today, a steady 3 hour hike in stunning scenery, Autumn colours and mild conditions made for an awesome experience of the area. The footway and signage is a great help. Highly recommend this area for those looking for something active in awesome surrounding! I plan to explore more of this area.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Fitnessworldexplorer
Cupertino, California
Level Contributor
11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

It was a mildly stormy day but that didn't stop us from having a great driving day. Maybe we're biased coming from the dry climates of Arizona and California but we thought the clouds above the mountains made it even more scenic.

Helpful?
1 Thank Pete L
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Had a drive up around the Sally Gap after golf .. Great time to visit when the trees are changing. Will be back again but maybe not after golf as we were too tired to walk.

Helpful?
Thank beldalt

Travellers who viewed The Wicklow Way also viewed

Wicklow, County Wicklow
Wicklow, County Wicklow
 
Glendalough Village, Vale of Glendalough
Wicklow, County Wicklow
 

Been to The Wicklow Way? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Wicklow Way and other visitors
9 questions
Ask a question
Madison, Wisconsin

See all questions (9)

Questions? Get answers from The Wicklow Way staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?