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- Directions: The Park is accessible by both private and public transport. There is no entry fee. Where the Park adjoins public roads it can be entered directly. Alternatively where private land falls between a public road and the Park it is often possible to pass through the private land along agreed trails to reach the Park.
- Guided Tours Available: Scheduled guided walks For times telephone 0404-45425 Leaflet/Guide Booklet: English
- Disabled Access: This centre is accessible for people with disabilities
- Education Centre Information: Address: Bolger`s Cottage, Upper Lake, Glendalough Phone: 0404-45656 Fax: 0404-45710 Opening Times: Open throughout the year for group and school bookings.
- Admission Prices: FREE
Wicklow Mountains National ParkGlendalough Wicklow - Ireland East
Wicklow Mountains National Park, which covers much of upland County Wicklow, contains an area of approximately 20,000 hectares. This includes large areas of mountain blanket bogs, including the Lugnaquilla and Liffey Head Bog complexes and Glendalough Wood Nature Reserve. The National Park provides protection for the landscape and wildlife, from rare orchids to the wild and beautiful Pergrine Falcon. The information Point and Education Centre for the park are located nearby in Glendalough Valley. The Education Centre provides a range of courses and tours for schoolchildren, students and other groups. These are related to nature conservation and the ecology of the National Park.
ContactTelephone+353 (0)40 44 5425
Fax:+353 (0)40 44 5710
Address: Upper Lake, Glendalough, Co Wicklow, Republic of Ireland