Scenic Walks around Dalkey
@ Dalkey Castle & Heritage Centre
Guided Literary Walks to settings in the work of James Joyce, George Bernard Shaw, Flann O’Brien and Hugh Leonard. Also covers Maeve Binchy and Joseph O’Connor.
For bookings / enquiries please contact
Dalkey Castle & Heritage Centre:
(Must be pre-booked, with a minimum number of six).
Castle Street to Coliemore Harbour
View Dalkey Island and return by Sorrento Road.
To Coliemore from church: 20 mins.
Return via Sorrento Road to Dalkey: 30-35mins
Total walk: 55 mins to 1 hour
Coliemore Harbour to Killiney Beach and DART station
View Killiney bay, Dalkey Island Dillon’s Park and Sorrento Park.
From Dalkey to Killiney Station approximately 1 hour
Killiney Hill, Dalkey Hill, the Obelisk
View Killiney Bay, Dublin Bay and Killiney Hill Park
Allow 15-20 mins to climb each hill as they are quite steep (A basic level of fitness is required).
Bulloch Harbour and James Joyce Tower
View Bulloch Harbour, James Joyce Tower and stunning sea views in this area.
To the harbour from Dalkey: 10-15 mins
To James Joyce Tower from Dalkey: 25-30 mins