Family Walks Around Dublin: A Walking Guide

ISBN-13:
9781848893115

Here are twenty-nine imaginative and varied walks specially designed to appeal to children, all within County Dublin. Explore some of the county's finest landscapes and historical attractions or enjoy the delights of the city and its suburbs.
Need inspiration for a great family day out? Here are twenty-nine imaginative and varied walks specially designed to appeal to children, all within County Dublin. Explore some of the county's finest landscapes and historical attractions - including Ardgillan Castle, the Hell Fire Club, Bull Island and Killiney Hill - or enjoy the delights of the city and its suburbs, strolling by the Dodder, the Grand Canal or through Marlay Park.The walks are accompanied by clear directions and packed with ideas for pit stops to keep curious kids excited. Tales of folklore, historical snippets and information about the flora and fauna along the way are sure to keep them enthralled while they stay active. With detailed maps and practical information, you'll have all you need to enjoy a fun, affordable family day out. So open the front door and discover the adventure, history and nature waiting on your doorstep.
1. Ardgillan Castle, Park and Demesne2. Skerries Sli na Slainte3. Donabate Coastal Walks4. Malahide Marina, Estuary and Castle5. Portmarnock to Malahide Coastal Walk 6. Ireland's Eye7. Howth Northern and Eastern Loop8. Howth Southern Loop 9. St Anne's Park10. North Bull Island Loop11. Phoenix Park12. Grand Canal and Dublin City Loop13. Dodder River Walk and Bushy Park14. Marlay Park15. Sandycove Heritage Trail16. Dalkey Quarry and Killiney Hill Circuit17. Rathmichael Woods Circuit18. Lead Mines Chimney and Carrickgollogan19. Barnaslingan Trail and The Scalp20. Prince's William Seat and Raven's Rock from Glencullen21. Three Rock Wood and Three Rock Mountain from Ticknock Lower22. Fairy Castle, Two Rock Mountain and Three Rock Mountain from Ticknock Upper23. Tibradden Mountain24. Cruagh Mountain Loop25. Massy's Woods26. Hell Fire C

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