Glendalough Monastic Site and Visitor Centre
This early Christian ecclesiastical settlement was founded by St. Kevin in the 6th century. Set in a glaciated valley with two lakes, the monastic remains include a superb round tower, stone churches and decorated crosses.
The Visitor Centre has an interesting exhibition and an audio-visual show. French and Spanish guided tours are available all year by advance booking. The Visitor Centre is fully accessible for visitors with disabilities. However, access to the graveyard is difficult for wheelchair users.
Location: Situated in Glendalough
Bus Route(s): St. Kevin's Bus Service +353 1 2818119
Day Tours operated by Bus Éireann.
Guided Tours: Available for groups of 15 or more
Maximum number: 40 - 50
Duration: 30 - 40 minutes
|Address||Glendalough, Bray, Co. Wicklow|
|Phone||+353 404 45352 / 453|
|Parish(es)||Wicklow Knockrath (Wicklow)|
|Category (ies)||Heritage/Culture Religion Tourist Attraction|