Mount Usher Gardens, Ashford

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Walk through 5,000 species of plants along the River Vartry at Mount Usher Gardens. Regarded as one of Ireland's most beautiful gardens and spanning 9 hectares (22.2 acres), these gardens have many walking trails that are popular among tourists and locals. Admire the exotic plants and flowers, such as magnolias and azaleas, all of which are organically grown. Be on the lookout for wildlife such as herons and other birds. Finish off with a stop at one of the benches that provide scenic views or enjoy a light lunch at the garden cafe. Check in advance about the farmers' market, which is set up periodically. Arrange to visit Mount Usher Gardens and other attractions in Ashford using our Ashford trip itinerary planner.
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  • This garden was fabulous. There was the woodland area which was well laid out with very unusual trees and then the informal gardens, full of plants, shrubs and trees. I loved the fact that it was not ...  more »
  • I stopped at the place with my wife and 1-year old son. They have 2 areas to park so you probably can find a place to stay close. The entrance of the gardens is in a area with a cafe and some small sh...  more »
  • fab gardens and even nicer restaurant overlooking the garden with delicious fresh food and the staff are really on the ball as well as being very pleasant...a must if you visit Wicklow  more »