Eastern & South Eastern Counties

They say sunshine smiles on this corner of Ireland more than on any other, and nature certainly displays her versatility across these changing landscapes. Emerald grassland and magnificent mountains, gentle rivers and spectacular coastlines - you'll find them all. There's also as much to do as there is to see including golf, angling, cycling, walking or horseracing. Your only decision will be what to do first.


Food & Drink


food and drink in eastern ireland Known as the Garden County, Co. Wicklow is strong in locally produced, high-quality artisan food. Expect to see mouthwatering sorbet ice creams, tasty breads, luxury handmade chocolates, exotic tea blends and organic lamb amongst others.



Things to do

things to do in eastern ireland 

Donkey Walking
Walk the WIcklow Way with a friendly donkey! The WIcklow Mountains are one of Ireland's most spectacular natural areas with scenery ranging from granite peaks and densely wooded hills to vast lakes and windswept moors.

This 7 night package includes over-night accommodation, breakfast, detailed directions, emergency contact number, some meals....and a donkey. Fodder, water and a secured field for grazing is provided at every overnight stop. Your donkey will have panniers to take up to 15kgs of luggage.

Adults from £695.
Call 0844 879 8036 to book


Where to Stay


where to stay in eastern ireland Co. Dublin is beautiul and so convenient for either a short break in easy reach of the city, or as a stopover en route elsewhere. Dun Laoghaire commands spectacular sweeping views over Dublin Bay, and if you climb Killiney Hill along the South Dublin coast you will be rewarded with one of the most incredible panoramas in the whole country.

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