For the culturally curious, who love to peel back the layers of time, Ireland's Ancient East is a wonderful opportunity to experience 5000 years of European history in a compact area.
Get off the beaten track to see, hear, touch and feel the imprints of the millennia of settlers in this land. Ancient Man, Early Christians, Medieval Lords, Colonial Settlers and their descendants have all been seduced by these most lush, green and fertile lands.
Hear for yourself their stories. Take your time to discover it all – the Stone Age art, the monasteries, the castles and fortresses. There's an engaging authenticity to life in the local, bustling towns and villages.
Take in a festival; try local fresh produce or tasty local specialties, many of which trace their roots to ancient times. Drive leafy roads through lush rolling valleys. Explore meandering rivers or the mountains that once protected the original inhabitants. You will leave not only refreshed but illuminated by these many ancient wonders and the stories of how they came to this rich land and how Irish life today has been shaped by their immensely powerful influence.
The Woodenbridge Hotel & Lodge have developed 3 Ancient East day trips for you to discover in County Wicklow
Discover the wonders of Ireland's Ancient East by yourself or have your own guided tour from our local taxi man.
We can develop a bespoke Ireland Ancient East Package to include one or all our day trips.
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