Glendalough (valley of 2 lakes) is one Irelands most important monastic sites. Founded by Saint Kevin in the 6th century it prospered until it was destroyed by Norman invaders in 1214 ad. Laurence O’Toole Irelands first canonised saint was abbot at Glendalough near the time of its destruction. It is located in county Wicklow

Please visit my websites Beautiful Photos of Ireland and Beautiful County Clare Photos


glendalough, glendalough photo, photo of glendalough, glendalough photos, wicklow photo, county wicklow photo, photos of county wicklow, glendalough cemetery, glendalough cemetery photo, glendalough church, glendalough church photo, st kevins church, saint kevins church photo, photos of glendalough


  • Carol  Lewsley
    Carol Lewsleyalmost 6 years ago

    another nice capture John is that a crypt in the left hand side of the photo

  • Agnes McGuinness
    Agnes McGuinnessalmost 6 years ago

    Lovely, John. I like the way the path leads to the little building:)

  • Sean Farragher
    Sean Farragheralmost 6 years ago

    great shot,,,,,,,,,

desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait