Private Dublin Historical and Heritage Tour by Bike

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From $87.31

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person


Departs: Dublin, Dublin

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Doing a city tour by bicycle is a bit like a walking tour, but you get to see a whole lot more in the same amount of time. This tour is professionally led by a cyclist and qualified tour guide who was born and bred and lives in Dublin, so you get a local perspective of not just some famous highlights, but some lesser known hidden gems too! You can choose to hear live audio commentary on the move through a really neat custom designed App, and your guide can also provide you with a unique video route map, complete with captioned photos, video clips and music, sent to you after the tour via a secure personalised link as souvenir to share with friends and family and for memories to cherish!

What's Included

Use of bicycle

What's Not Included

Snacks, refreshments, drinks are not included

Traveler Information

  • YOUTH: Age: 16 - 17
  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 70

Additional Info

  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience

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.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Grattan Bridge
Stop at this historic bridge in the centre of Dublin. Rebuilt in 1875 on the foundation of the original bridge that was built in 1755. See the sites and hear the stories of the original custom house, the hotel connected with a famous rock band, the meeting point of two rivers from which Dublin gets its name, and lots more.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Temple Bar
Get introduced to Dublin's famous cultural and nightlife quarter and find what the "craic" is!

• Admission Ticket Free

Entering through what was once Essex Gate into the Medieval walled city of Dublin. Pass a famous theatre that was first opened in the 17th century. See where George Friedrich Handel first performed his Messiah and hear the macabre tale of the execution fo Darkey Kelly in the 18th Century, as you of pedal up Dublin's oldest street. See the majestic Christchurch Cathedral, and take some photos to remember.

• Admission Ticket Free

Dublin Castle
Pass through the courtyard of the centre of government administration when Ireland was under British rule. Marvel at the juxtaposition of 18th and 12th century architecture where remnants of early Norman rule remain, at the confluence of over 700 years of Irish history!

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Dubh Linn Gardens
Just around the corner from Dublin Castle, take moment to savour this city centre oasis with a rich heritage that will take your breath away. See the circular garden that was one the "dark pool" which gives Dublin its name. Stroll by the Garda Memorial, David & Goliath Statue, Special Olympics tribute and see and hear about the Chester Beatty Museum and Library.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Saint Patrick's Cathedral
The rival to Christchurch Cathedral, stop off to take in the views of the majestic cathedral and gardens. En route, pass the birthplace of Jonathan Swift and the still intact Norman walls.

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Teeling Whiskey Distillery
Passing though the tradition working class Dublin district that is the Liberties, stop by the famous Teelings Distillery and hear the incredible story of the great whiskey fire of Dublin in the 19th century

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Guinness Storehouse
Pass by the world famous Guinness Storehouse and Brewery, established in 1759, and stop for a photo at James Gate

• Admission Ticket Free

Royal Hospital Kilmainham
Built as the Royal Kilmainham Hospital in the 17th century, and now the Irish Museum of Modern Art. Stop off by it and its beautiful gardens, overlooking the city of Dublin. Pedal along the traffic free driveway and pass Dublin's oldest cemetery.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Kilmainham Goal
Exiting the Kilmainham, park and gardens, stop off at the once notorious Kilmainham Gaol. Stand outside the entrance, once the site of public executions. Hear some of the stories of the troubling past of this now famous museum.

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

War Memorial Gardens
Pedal along the peaceful, traffic free, pathways of the War Memorial Gardens, built in remembrance of this who let their lives in the First World War. Continue pedalling along the safe and picturesque purpose built cycle way along the River Liffey to the historic village of Chapelizod.

• Admission Ticket Free

Phoenix Park
Leaving Chapelizod, enter one of Europe's largest urban parks through a gate in its 17th century walls. Pedal along dedicated cycle paths and enjoy the natural scenery and the company of some wild deer with a bit of luck!

• Admission Ticket Free

Military Museum Collins Barracks
Wind though one of Ireland's four National Museums, once the world's largest military barracks.

• Admission Ticket Free

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