The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Autumn in Wicklow

Although summer might be the most popular time to visit County Wicklow, if you wait a few weeks and come in the autumn, you’ll be pleasantly surprised at what you discover. Not only are airfares cheaper and attractions less crowded, the Irish countryside is simply out of this world. Whether you want to walk, cycle or even drive around, wherever you go, you’ll find plenty of hidden gems in the so-called Garden of Ireland.

Thanks to our generally wet and mild climate, we enjoy green scenery throughout the year, but when the autumn weather sets in, brilliant reds,

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The Source of the River Liffey

Kippure Estate River Liffey

The River Liffey spurts from the bogs around Kippure Mountain as a small spring some 8km north-east of Kippure Estate.

The source is situated about 580m or 1800ft over sea level and the Liffey ‘pot’ is about 10m in from the Military Road at Liffey Head Bridge, which is about halfway between Glencree cross and the Sallygap. The blanket peat area in the vicinity of the source of the Liffey is known as Liffey Head Bog and is regarded as internationally a very important blanked bog habitat. The Liffey Head Bridge ‘looks up’ directly at the well-known landmark of the RTÉ mast sitting on top of Kippure Mountain.

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Dreaming of a Valentine’s Weekend Wedding?

Valentines Day

We still have the 12th and 13th of February 2016 available for your dream Winter Wedding and we’ve put a Special Valentine’s Package together for these dates.

Weddings are all about romance, and few days of the year come more romantic than Valentine’s Day! February 14th is all about the love, and it’s the perfect time for you and your partner to tie the knot and celebrate in style with family and friends. This year, you can get married just before Valentine’s Day itself—enjoy the romance of the holiday for the entire weekend!

Whilst February may not have the heat of summer,

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Kippure Estate New Year’s Eve Wedding

New Years Wedding Wicklow

We still have the 31st December 2015 available for your dream Winter Wedding!  Enjoy a Special New Year’s Eve Package!

The New Year marks a new beginning; a start of a brand new year. As a result, it’s the ideal day to start your new lives together, as husband and wife.

Summer weddings may have the sunshine, but when it comes to winter ambiance, they simply can’t compete.  New Year’s Eve is a particularly magical time of the year when friends and family join together to celebrate; and having a New Year’s wedding allows you to harness this energy and turn it into an unforgettable wedding event.

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Unique Wedding Ideas: Mad Hatters, Jugglers and More!

bride with purple dress

Are you looking for inspiration for a truly unique wedding? Here’s some of the best quirky wedding themes to get those creative ideas flowing…

The days of formal white weddings with carbon-copy reception rooms, duplicate ceremonies and standard evening celebrations are thankfully very much over. These days, the emphasis is on getting creative; celebrating your unique personal style and making the day all about you! Here’s some wonderful ideas to inspire you for your own big day.

Mad Hatter’s Tea Party, Anyone?

Kippure Estate formed the backdrop of a wedding of the most unusual kind;

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