Rathgar Tourism

Rathgar (Irish: Ráth Garbh, meaning "rough ringfort"), originally a village, from 1862 part of the township Rathmines and Rathgar, in 1930 became a suburb of Dublin, Ireland. It lies about 3 kilometres south of the city centre.


If you are looking for travel information of Rathgar in Ireland, you've come to the right place. Rathgar is located at a short trip away from Dublin a major city in Ireland. Dublin is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like National Library Of Ireland, Bram Stokers Castle Dracula, Irish Dance Party. A holiday in Rathgar can generally be of 1-2 days.

Rathgar is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

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

    • Air Pollution 30.53 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 36.11 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 44.4 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 54.41 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 27.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 41.59 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 27.08 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 23.49 (Low)
  • How safe is Rathgar for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Rathgar.

    • Burglary and Theft 48.36 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 46.87 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 47.76 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 48.26 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 37.88 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50.38 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 49.1 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 70.9 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 71.02 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45.41 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 49.77 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 29.39 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 58.43 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Rathgar is 146.22 (High)

    • Safety Index 49.5 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 85.89 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 38.53 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.98 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.95 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 49.73 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.69 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 90.28 (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 Rathgar

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.27 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.61 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.49 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 89.78 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 88.69 USD

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