The Phoenix Park is one of Europe's largest and most beautiful vibrant parks, it has a zoo, wild deer roam in the fields, the Oak trees are home to much wildlife and squirrels cafes, memorials, bicycles can be rented, a wonderful space to walk and relax..
Cannot be missed. Hire bikes from the park entrance of the Dublin Bike scheme from in front of Kilmainham Gaol (credit card required, €5 for 3 days). Park is vast and features Dublin Zoo, Stately homes and beautiful tea shops. Full of beautiful wild deer. 20 minutes walk from house.
Largest public park in Europe. You can get close to the deer and also visit Dublin zoo.
“See a jail where Irish political dissidents were held and mistreated, contributing to the 1916 uprising that resulted to Irish independence. A very important part of the country's history. You can only enter with a guided tour so be sure to book in advance. ”
“Whether you’re a Dubliner or a visitor, this is the park to wander round or relax in. ”
“Grab the 123 bus from just around the corner and it will drop you to the door of this must see Dublin highlight.”
“Take the definitive Irish Whiskey tour at Jameson Distillery Bow St. Explore history and heritage, and enjoy a Jameson in the place where it all began. Only 5 minutes walk.”