Blessington Tourism

Blessington, historically known as Ballycomeen (Irish: Baile Coimín, meaning "town of Comyn", from the Irish surname Ó Coimín), is a town on the River Liffey in Wicklow, Ireland, near the border with Kildare. It is around 25 km south-west of Dublin, and is situated on the N81 road which connects Dublin to Tullow.


Planning a vacation to Blessington in Ireland? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. Blessington is located at a short trip away from Dublin a major city in Ireland. Dublin, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like National Library Of Ireland, Bram Stokers Castle Dracula, Irish Dance Party. Also, to reach Blessington, you'll have to take a flight to Dublin; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of Blessington are of 1 to 2 days duration.

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Blessington.

  • Know the pollution level of Blessington before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 31.45 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 37.33 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 46.14 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 55.26 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 28.48 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 42.57 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 26.8 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 24.33 (Low)
  • How safe is Blessington for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Blessington.

    • Burglary and Theft 47.77 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 45.49 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 47.12 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 46.69 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 37.32 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 48.26 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 47.24 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 70.61 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 71.11 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45.23 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 48.47 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 27.93 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 58.1 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Blessington is 144.14 (High)

    • Safety Index 50.37 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 85.89 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 39.56 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 38.99 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.51 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 49.72 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.62 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 84.22 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Blessington

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.28 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.31 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.08 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 90.89 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 84.66 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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