Howth Head, Howth

4.8
Experience the natural beauty of Howth Head as you walk on paths through hilly and rugged terrain. The peninsula was originally an island but is now connected to the mainland via a tombolo, or narrow strip of land. Enjoy the picturesque scenery and watch for wildlife that thrives on the seaside cliffs. On a clear day, you can see the Wicklow Mountains and Dublin in the distance. Leave time for a stop at the Baily lighthouse and Howth, a nearby fishing village. Arrange your visit to Howth Head and discover more family-friendly attractions in Howth using our Howth trip planning website .
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  • Wonderful tourist show small but suggestive but the real wonder is higher. arm yourself with shoes and breath and climb to the highest point of the city. there is another lighthouse besides the tourist lighthouse of the port , the name I do not remember but it is easy to find it on the internet ... to get there is a slippery path but after a few steps what awaits you. will take your breath away. Trust.
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  • We hiked the lower cliff path, towards Sutton, then doubled back to the Summit pub for refreshments and back to Howth by the lower cliff walk. In total it was 18k of ever changing scenic views. An ear...  more »
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  • Fantastic cliffs and a lovely village. Excellent weekend getaway and if possible so go for the cliff walk.
  • The perfect place for a walk when the weather is lovely. The views are amazing. I wouldn’t recommend going if it’s too windy though, some of the cliff paths can be a bit thin.
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