Rathnew Tourism

Rathnew (Irish: Ráth Naoi, meaning "The Ring Fort of Naoi") is a village in County Wicklow, Ireland. Located south of the capital Dublin along the M11 between Dublin and Wexford, it is the exit point for those wishing to visit the county town of Wicklow, situated 3 km (1.9 mi) to the east.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Rathnew in Ireland. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Rathnew like a local. A gripping city on its own right, Dublin also deserves a visit. Add Dublin to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like National Library Of Ireland, Bram Stokers Castle Dracula, Irish Dance Party. Also, to reach Rathnew, 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. A vacation to Rathnew can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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

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

    • Air Pollution 31.41 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 36.39 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.72 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 55.2 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 27.53 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 42.24 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 26.67 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 23.97 (Low)
  • How safe is Rathnew for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Rathnew.

    • Burglary and Theft 48.09 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 45.64 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 47.36 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 46.87 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 37.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 48.53 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 47.37 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 70.47 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70.98 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45.14 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 48.38 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 27.98 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 58.13 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Rathnew is 143.96 (High)

    • Safety Index 50.22 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 85.89 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 39.19 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 38.9 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 78.26 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 49.86 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.64 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 83.31 (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 Rathnew

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.28 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.45 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.26 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 91.74 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 85.12 USD

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

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