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Wicklow seabird trail

Wicklow  >  Ireland

The coastal trail between Greystones and Bray has an amazing seaview and underway you can see a lot of seabirds.

Added by Simona Galeotta

Description

The 6 km Bray Greystones Cliffwalk is ideal for visitors to Dublin or Wicklow, or anyone who enjoys a taste of Ireland's scenery, nature and birdlife. Also good for children. Amongst the birds you can see are Great Cormorant, European Shag, Kittiwake, Razorbill, Common Guillemot, Greater Whitethroat, Great Black-backed Gull, Eurasian Oystercatcher, Ruddy Turnstone, Meadow Pipit, Rock Pipit and Red-throated Diver.

Details

Access

The trail is accessible in less than one hour from Dublin by DART (Dublin Area Rapid Transit), the Irish train which runs along the coast from Howth to Greystones, and it can either be started from Bray Seafront or Greystones Harbour. Additionally, you can decide if you want to go back walking or using the train. Park (to pay) available in Graystone or Bray. The walking route is marked with red arrows.

Terrain and Habitat

Sea, Agriculture, Valley

Conditions

No shadow, Flat

Circular trail

No

Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring, Summer

Route

Narrow trail

Difficulty walking trail

Average walk

Accessible by

Foot

Birdwatching hide / platform

No

Links

View birdingplaces in the area that are published on Birdingplaces.eu

Map

Top 5 birds

Other birds you can see here

Comments

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