Glendalough is a medieval monastery complex in in Ireland, 40 km south of Dublin. It's set in a deep scenic valley which is within the Wicklow Mountains National Park and has been protected from development.

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Water feature
is a glacial lake near Glendalough, , .

at 661 metres, is the 141st–highest peak in on the Arderin scale, and the 172nd–highest peak on the Vandeleur-Lynam scale. is situated 4 km southwest of Glendalough.

at 699 metres, is the 90th-highest peak in on the Arderin scale, and the 112th-highest peak on the Vandeleur-Lynam scale. is situated 4½ km west of Glendalough. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.


53.0106° or 53° 0' 38" north
-6.3274° or 6° 19' 38.5" west
528 metres (1732 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 31903441
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Basque: Glendalough
  • Catalan: Glendalough
  • Cebuano: Vale of Glendalough
  • Chinese: 格倫達洛
  • Chinese: 格蘭達洛
  • Czech: Glendalough
  • Danish: Glendalough
  • Dutch: Glendalough
  • English: Glendalough valley
  • English: Glen of Two Lakes
  • Esperanto: Glendalough
  • French: Glendalough
  • German: Glendalough
  • Hungarian: Glendalough
  • Irish: Gleann Dá Loch
  • Italian: Glendalough
  • Japanese: グレンダロー修道院
  • Japanese: グレンダーロッホ
  • Latin: Monasterium Glendalochensis
  • Macedonian: Глендалох
  • Norwegian: Glendalough
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Glendalough
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Glendalough
  • Polish: Glendalough
  • Portuguese: Glendalough
  • Romansh: Glendalough
  • Russian: Глендалох
  • Serbo-Croatian: Glendalough
  • Slovenian: Dolina Glendalough
  • Spanish: Glendalough
  • Swedish: Glendalough
  • Welsh: Glendalough
  • Wu Chinese: 搿连搭罗格
  • Glendaloch

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