From the mountains to the sea, Dublin is blessed with a stunning natural landscape – and you will experience Ireland’s capital at its best when you spend the day getting close to nature in the Dublin Mountains. Just 10 km from the city centre, there’s great outdoors to be discovered that is the perfect antidote to the hustle and bustle of city life.
Experience thrilling adventures in a healthy outdoor setting in Tibradden Wood. Try a tree top adventure course along with climbing walls, swing cargo nets, zipwire and many more activities. For more information, contact ZipIt Adventure Centre on: T:051 858008
Why not try rock-climbing for a day with Extreme Ireland. They can bring groups of any size and any experience to try this amazing sport in Dalkey Quarry, Dublin. There are endless Climbing routes available for all levels. T: +353 1 4100700
This is the perfect after work escape, a fantastic adventure in Dublin’s back garden. Meet up at Coliemore Harbour, which lies on the mainland just half a kilometer from Dalkey Island. We’ll get into wetsuits and spend about an hour paddling out from the Harbour and around the island to take in the sights. Then when we paddle back to the Harbour where before the sun goes down. For more information, contact Bigstyle:
Are you ready to experience the slopes? We’re extremely lucky to have both indoor and outdoor artificial ski slopes in the heart of Dublin at our disposal offering a wide range of Skiing & Snowboarding experiences.
Whether you're an experienced skier or a budding enthusiast, we welcome everyone to join in the fun and develop their slope skills at the Ski Centre in Sandyford and The Ski Club of Ireland in Kilternan.
These experiences businesses offer all the equipment you might need and offer a wide range of individual or group lessons and booking.
Visit The Ski Centre’s indoor slope at www.skicentre.ie or The Ski Club of Ireland’s outdoor slope at www.skiclub.ie
Rent a mountain bike, take a guided tour or a lesson with biking.ie. The mountain bike trails at Ticknock Woods are free to use and the trails are all way marked making it accessible for everyone. T: +353 0 834147627
Oceandivers are a PADI Diving School and 5 Star Instructor Development Centre based in Dún Laoghaire. Whether you are a complete beginner or a barnacle encrusted oldie, Oceandivers can cater for all your diving needs. For more information, contact Oceandivers on: T: +353 1 2801083
Why not enjoy a private powerboat tour of Dublin bay, Dún Laoghaire Harbour & Dalkey Island, while exploring the beautiful coastline, fishing villages and historic settlements along the way. To arrange a tour to meet your specific needs, contact Powerboat School on:
T: +353 1 2804422
Go Quest Indoor Challenge Arena contains 28 Unique Challenges split over physical, skill & mental challenges. It’s the best live scoring, fully automated, indoor challenge adventure for friends, families, groups and corporates.
See all the activities they have on offer here: https://skirmish.ie/
Are you adventurous? Do you want to challenge yourself? Do you want a fun Dublin sailing experience? Go sailing Dublin Bay is an exciting and unique sailing adventure where you get to sail a 54-foot ocean-going yacht in the Bay area and see Dublin from a completely different perspective. For more information, contact Go Sailing on: T: +353 870922913
Would you like to fly? Well, flying trapeze can give you a little taste of that joy. Flying Monkeys Trapeze is the first company to bring outdoor flying trapeze classes to Ireland in a fun and challenging experience. Visit www.flyingmonkeystrapeze.com to learn more and make a booking.