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Howth Head, Howth

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Experience the natural beauty of Howth Head as you walk on paths through hilly and rugged terrain. The peninsula was originally an island but is now connected to the mainland via a tombolo, or narrow strip of land. Enjoy the picturesque scenery and watch for wildlife that thrives on the seaside cliffs. On a clear day, you can see the Wicklow Mountains and Dublin in the distance. Leave time for a stop at the Baily lighthouse and Howth, a nearby fishing village. Using our world travel planner, Howth attractions like Howth Head can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Pleasant day trip from Dublin that offers beautiful images and routes varied and pleasing. You can get there easily with the DART. A friendly group of seals is staying in port to the delight of tourists waiting to fishermen. Rereading is clarify which are the seals and not tourists in order to allow fishermen ...)
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  • There are a lot of good viewing point for photo, and it is very easy to walk around the head, if you are walking on the easy route. You can take bus 31 from Summit back to town centre or Dublin city c...  more »
  • Great landscapes with cliffs. You can take amazing photos in this place. Next time I'll fall the cliffs until the beach.  more »