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Vale of Glendalough
If you're seeking a view of Ireland's sweeping scenery, visit the rugged and romantic Vale of Glendalough, a glacial valley known for its medieval monastic settlement.Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Victor's Way and then contemplate the long history of Glendalough Monastic Settlement.
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Dublin to Vale of Glendalough is an approximately 1.5-hour taxi. You can also take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Vale of Glendalough can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.
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