Loveireland.com. Guided bus tours throughout the region around Dublin are offered by this company between May and September, including day trips to Wicklow and to Newgrange and Mellifont Abbey. 01/898–0700; www.loveireland.com. From €33.
Railtours Ireland. Take a half-day ride through the Wicklow Mountains with Railtours Ireland. The train stops at Arklow, where a bus takes you through Avoca and on to Glendalough. 01/856–0045; www.railtoursireland.com. From €69.
Tourism Ireland. The website for Tourism Ireland has a Grand Tour section that outlines a number of cleverly themed driving tours in the area. 800/242–473; www.ireland.com.
Wild Wicklow Tours. For smaller groups, Wild Wicklow Tours' buses try to take you off the beaten track. Day trips to Glendalough also take in Avoca Handweavers and a Dublin coastal drive. 01/280–1899; www.wildwicklow.ie. From €33.