Top 5 Best Walking Tours

Dublin is just the perfect size city to explore on foot. We recommend some fantastic walking tours with experienced guides. 

1. Polaroid tours
A tour like no other. Visit some of the most photogenic places in Dublin, and take your snaps with a polaroid camera to have frameable memories of your visit. You will be shown how to use the camera and how to take the best photos. Keep it Retro! Keep it Fun!

  • Pick-up: Outside Hard Rock Cafe - Temple Bar, 12 Fleet Street | 1pm
  • Drop off: The Golden Palm Tree Statue – Temple Bar, Fleet Street Corner Temple Bar Square
  • €55 – book online ( alternative tour without camera €29)
  • Every Saturday | Duration: 2 hours 

2. Electric Bike Tour in Dublin provided by Lazy Bike Tours
Okay we are cheating here....Not a walking fan? Not a cycling fan either? Why not join the lazy bike tour using one of their electric bikes to view the city! Quick and easy, cycle when you want to. See the old while using the new, don’t forget to take in the view!

  • Starts at Drury Street Multi-story car park
    • Stop 2 – Dublin Castle
    • Stop 3 – Saint Patrick’s Cathedral
    • Stop 4 – Teeling Whiskey Distillery
    • Stop 5 – Royal Hospital Kilmainham
    • Stop 6 – Kilmainham Gaol Museum
    • Stop 7 – Christ Church Cathedral
  • Ends back on Drury street multi storey car park.
  • €35.00
  • Duration 2 Hours
  • Daily? 
  • website link here

The Cross Dublin Without Passing a Pub Challenge
Challenge as old as time! Can it be done? Can you walk through city centre without passing a pub? In Ireland … surely not, but never say never! After you've discovered Dublin and many gems like the Iveagh Gardens, you may as well treat yourself with a pint! 

  • Starts at Clanwilliam Court
  • Ends at The Glimmer Man
  • Includes Pint at the end of the tour
  • From €54.21 | Duration: 3 hours
  • Daily?
  • Website link here. 

Secret Street Tours: Dublin's Homeless Walking Tours
A Dublin city walking tour with those who have gotten themselves off the streets. Tour guides, who have been affected by homelessness, offer a deeply personal perspective showing you a different side of the city. Walk through the streets with a different eyes, maybe a life changing and even eye opening view.

  • Virtual tour or walking tour.
  • Starts at Collin’s Barrack
  • Ends St.Mary of Angels
  • Tickets €10-€20 – tickets are donations to tour guide. | Duration?
  • Supported by Dublin Simon Community | Secret Tours is a Not for Profit Social Enterprise 
  • Daily?
  • Website link here. 

Dark Dublin: Dark History Tour Of The City
Spooky and Kooky! Prefer something a little off the beaten track? Why not unravel some of the deep dark secrets the city has to offer as Dublin goes dark. Walk away with spooky tale to tell.

  • Starts: Olympia theatre temple bar
  • Ends: Smithfield
  • €12-€15 | Friday & Saturday @6.30pm | Booking Essential | Duration 2 hours
  • Not suitable for children
  • Learn more: Alternative Dublin


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