Dun Laoghaire Pier

Dun Laoghaire
Free Admission

Attraction Description

Dun Laoghaire Pier is a popular place for walkers, joggers and pleasure seekers. The pier boasts a Victorian shelter and bandstand that was first constructed in 1890 and has recently undergone extensive renovations. Local musical acts often perform at the bandstand during holidays and festivals and the shelter is the perfect spot to rest on a sunny day or take shelter during a sudden downpour. Whatever the weather the pier is always a romantic and idyllic place to take a stroll, breathe in the sea air, and enjoy stunning views of Dublin Bay. Whether you fancy a brisk walk or just want to sit and watch the world go by, Dun Laoghaire pier is the spot to do it.

Walking along the pier...

The East Pier is a popular 2.6 kilometre return journey walking path that offers great views from the Dublin marina out across the bay. Watch as sail boats, powerboats and yachts navigate the harbour. Or head out to where local fishermen cast their lines to see what’s biting. When you’ve completed the long pier walk, take a stroll along the harbour front and find a place to relax and enjoy some refreshments.

Watersport activities from Dun Laoghaire Pier...

There’s a huge range of fun watersport activities on offer from Dun Laoghaire harbour. Why not try your hand at the following…sailing, powerboating, scuba diving, fishing, swimming....

At the end of your adventurous day exploring all the pier and marina has to offer, come back again in the evening to explore the delights of the harbour by night. There are plenty of restaurants and bars that offer great food and drink and stunning views of the pier.



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