Dun Laoghaire Harbour, Dun Laoghaire

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Say you've been to the town's main tourist attraction by heading to the boardwalk at Dun Laoghaire Harbour. A quick trip from Dublin, this area has a rich history as well as beautiful harbor views. Since 2011, the harbor has welcomed cruise ships to its shores and has provided a number of recreational activities for tourists, including kayaking, kite-surfing, paddle-boarding, sailing, and biking, among others. Walk the well-maintained East Pier for the best views. This town offers a number of bed and breakfasts, small accommodations, and one large hotel. Make Dun Laoghaire Harbour a centerpiece of your Dun Laoghaire vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Dun Laoghaire trip planner .
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  • It is must place to visit if you are in Dublin. Specially East pier, you can enjoy wind, Irish sea view and if lucky a rainbow also. Have coffee or ice cream in hand and enjoy the walk of East pier.  more »
  • Stunning harbour although very cold it was january. Very clean and polite locals. Lots to do. Would return  more »
  • I think it was required to stop by here in Ireland to enjoy nature. You can, keep walking without thinking.
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  • Came here not expecting much and really just to explore more of the outer city. Is a must visit for me. Stunning views across the harbour and plenty of places to stop for a bite to eat and drink. One thing that shocked me was the wetherspoons didn't have GUINNESS! Shocking scenes considering the location
  • DUBLIN harbor with lovely views. For access through bus Dublin 4 or 7a or DART train. Nice spot to relax and walk or there's the yatch club and tours for the rest of us.
  • Parked at Dun Laoghaire shopping centre car park - plenty of spaces, cheaper day rate than any parking on the strand. Then we went to the Pier, had a picnic while we watched the Regatta, and walked down the Pier! Walked to the light-house on the top level of the pier, then down some [narrow - too narrow for a buggy!!] stairs and walked back on the lower level, and off for some ice cream at Scrumdilllys. Yum Yum and a perfect end to a great day. About 4 hours in total.
  • Dun Laoghaire is one of the most gorgeous towns in Dublin. So beautifully maintained, with loads to do and an amazing market on a Sunday!
  • One of the areas most beautiful Dublin. You can't come to visit this wonderful city and not go through here. Charming place.

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