Dun Laoghaire (Dublin), Ireland
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Approximately 4½ Hours
Meals not included
Journey to County Wicklow and the impressive Powerscourt Distillery. You will tour the fully operational distillery to see the process of distilling whiskey in Ireland. Notice the huge copper pot stills involved in the process. Your experience includes an introductory film and a whiskey tasting.
Afterward, step out into the manicured beauty of Powerscourt Gardens. This lavish estate is set against the backdrop of the Wicklow Hills. You will marvel at the superbly landscaped formal Italian and Japanese gardens originally planted by Viscount Powerscourt Richard Wingfield in the 1740s. Enjoy some free time to explore the gardens.
The 18th-century house incorporates an array of specialty shops selling high-quality linens, woolens, crafts and souvenirs. Browse and shop, or purchase refreshments (at your own expense) from the terrace restaurant.
Enjoy the scenic drive back to the pier.
Participants must be able to board the coach unaided. Walking over even and uneven surfaces and steep terrain is required, with steps, inclines, cobblestone surfaces, and extended periods of standing. Please realistically assess your physical fitness and ability prior to booking. The venues are not wheelchair accessible. Not advisable for guests using a wheelchair or for those with mobility limitations.