One of the grandest estates and gardens in Ireland, Powerscourt is one of the main reasons that people head to Enniskerry. Within the shadow of the Great Sugar Loaf Mountain, Enniskerry remains one of the prettiest villages in Ireland. It's built around a sloping central triangular square with a backdrop of the wooded Wicklow Mountains. But the real draw is the majesty of Powerscourt.
When there was every reason in the world to stay away and see the ruins, one woman traveled to Greece to get to work.More