Best Of Dublin Historical Walking Tour

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 2 hours

Departs: Dublin, Dublin

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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See Dublin’s top sights on this 2.5-hour historical walking tour. With a professional guide, walk by famous landmarks, from Trinity College to Dublin Castle to relics of the city’s Viking past. Stroll around colorful Temple Bar, and encounter hidden cobbled alleyways and graceful Georgian mansions. As you walk, your knowledgeable guide will share interesting facts and stories about the attractions you see.

What's Included

Discounts at select eateries and attractions

Professional guide

What's Not Included


Hotel pickup and drop-off

Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 0 - 5
  • YOUTH: Age: 6 - 16
  • ADULT: Age: 17 - 64
  • SENIOR: Age: 65 - 99

Additional Info

  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • All areas and surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Numbers on tours will be restricted to allow for excellent physical distancing. The tour will be entirely exterrnal until deemed risk-free to enter any premises.
  • Service animals allowed
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Bank of Ireland
See the former Houses of Parliament, the first of their kind in the world. We will then move on to see Trinity College from its magnificent outside (groups are only allowed into the campus when visiting the famed Book of Kells).

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Grafton Street
THe main shopping street of Dublin but it offers a few surprises as well. We will go up a side laneway to reach our next destination, Powerscourt Townhouse.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Powerscourt Townhouse Centre
Once there are no Covid-19 restrictions we will enter here (a mask may be required until Covid-19 has dininished sufficiently). Even though it has been conveted sensitively into a specialised craft shopping centre you will still see the magnificence the aristocracy of the 18th century lived in.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Dublin Castle
Originally built as a substantive castle in 1204 it is today an 18th century palace with some medieval remains. We will see the courtyards and then the lovely historic gardens. Here you will view the exceptional Chester Beatty, one of the most amazing museums in the world.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Saint Patrick's Cathedral
After a very intersting walk along some back streets you will arrive to St Patrick's Park, in an area known as the Liberties, to take in the largest church in Ireland. Great photo opportunities here! Hear also about some illustrious Dublin writers including one of the most famous who was Dean of St Patricks, Jonathan Swift.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Christ Church Cathedral
We will finish the tour here but not before you encounter traces of the former Viking & Medieval town. We will finish in the grounds of Dublin city's oldest church, Christ Church Cathedral, first founded by the Vikings in 1030. After our tour feel free to visit internally to Christ Church, Dublinia (the Viking & Mediieval Museum) or Dublin Castle.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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