Redcross is a great place to base yourself while you are exploring Wicklow as a large number of the area’s main attractions are within easy driving distance. Two attractions that should be on every visitor’s to-do list is the fascinating Mottee Stone and the ever-popular Kilmacurragh Botanic Gardens. And don’t miss Avoca Mines and the Mill at Avoca Village.
To better understand Wicklow, take a trip to one of its fabulous cultural destinations. Join a tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the beautiful artworks at the Greenan Farm Museum and Maze in Rathdrum.
If the sun is out, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and appreciate the local natural destinations. If you are up for a walk drive out to a beach, for example the Brittas Bay Beach.
There’s no excuse to neglect your swing while you are here. Visit the Woodenbridge Golf Club in Woodenbridge to enjoy great greens and challenging bunkers.
Add to your wardrobe, stock up on groceries or just window shop at nearby shopping hotspots such as the Bridgewater Shopping Centre in Arklow.
At the end of a day exploring the streets of Redcross, recharge your batteries in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the Woodenbridge Hotel & Lodge, the Arklow Bay Hotel, and the Ballyknocken House and Cookery School, Ashford.