Days are getting longer and it’s time for the mid-term break, which means, you’ve got to head outdoors, after the long winter evenings. But, if you are still wondering what to do this mid-term break in Dublin with your kids, we’ve got a fun family day out plan in Tibradden Woods for you. 

Dublin Mountains are a hidden gem in the heart of Dublin, offering a picturesque view of the city, surely leaving you captivated. If you are an adrenaline junkie or just want to head out for a peaceful walk amidst the lap of nature this mid-term break with your family, Tibradden Woods is the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of the city!

Here is a quick itinerary for your day out with kids this mid-term break in 2024: 

  • Zipit Forest Adventures, Tibradden Woods
    Start your day at Zipit Forest Adventures, located in Tibradden Woods, with 3 hours of high-ropes treetop fun suitable for anyone over 7 years of age.
    Swing through the trees, climb through the ropes and zipline to enjoy spectacular views of Dublin city, with 6 different circuits going from easy to difficult levels, with the final red course being 20 metres high! We kid not when we say the adrenaline rush is high.
    The activities are perfect for a good craic with kids, allowing them to have fun amidst the woods. Are you ready to take on the adventure?
    Check out for more details and to book your tickets.
  • Walk around the Dublin Mountains
    Take a breather after the adrenaline rush with a calm walk around the woods, with multiple trails and walkways, for instance, the Dublin Mountains Way.
    Take a gentle stroll through the forest, reach a little high up and sit down with your kids to enjoy the well-earned rest, soaking in the beautiful views.
  • Food at The Hazel House Cafe
    After an adventurous day, head to the Hazel House Cafe, a cosy, rustic-style cafe in Tibradden Woods, that offers a delicious selection of breakfast and lunch menus, bringing in as much organic produce from their farm as possible.
    You can even pre-book your afternoon tea, consisting of organic tea options and freshly made patisserie and savoury options! So, why not end your day at the Hazel House Cafe?
    Bon Appétit!

This mid-term break, take time off away from the hustle and bustle of Dublin city, and head to the woods!