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    23rd July - Grand Canal Dock, Dublin to Bray

    Meeting Point: Grand Canal Dock Dart Station 9am

    The walk will follow the coast from Grand Canal Dock dart station to Bray making it 24.4 km which is a typical day on the Camino. For those who want to walk less, meeting points are available.

    St James weekend walk Camino trainingWe are planning on stopping for a short lunch break at the People’s Park, Dun Laoghaire and then a coffee stop just before Bray at the One Cafe before finishing off at Bray Promenade.

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    Along the way, you should expect no difficulty as the terrain is flat. We will walk along “Sandycove estuary”, then beautiful Killiney hill and finish off heading to Bray looking at the aerobatic feast of Bray Air Display(Saturday 23rd & Sunday  24th of June 2016 – 12pm to 17pm), where there is also a Food and Craft Village to replenish and reward yourself with a treat!

    Participants must register first online and make a €20 donation to charity

    All monies paid here will be donated to Pieta House.  However, if you want to donate your €20 to a charity of your choice that is also great.  Just please ask them to call us to confirm you have and then you may email us to register yourself. 


    PointCumulative distance KMCheck point timeWalking time to arrival
    Start - Outside Grand Canal Docs Dart station 0 9h00 6h00
    Sydney Parade - Sydney Parade Ave / Strand Road 3.3 9h45 5h15
    Booterstown - Rock Rd 5.1 10h10 4h45
    Blackrock - Dart station (front door) 6.4 10h27 4h30
    Seapoint - Alma Rd / Dart station 7.8 10h45 4h10
    Monkstown - Dart station - Sea side 8.8 11h00 3h55
    Dun Laohaire (30 min coffee break) 
    People's park - Teddy's Ice cream
    10 11h20
    (+30 min break)
    Dalkey - Coliemore Rd 13.3 12h50 2h45
    Killiney Dart 17 13h45 1h50
    Shankill (30 min coffee 
    One coffee shop
    19.4 14h20
    (+30 min break)
    Bray 24.4 16h10  
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