Guided tour

Historical 2-Hour Guided Walking Tour of Dublin

Historical 2-Hour Guided Walking Tour of Dublin

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Step back in time and immerse yourself in the complex history of Dublin and Ireland on this award-winning walking tour. See Dublin Castle, Temple Bar, City Hall and roam through the Medieval City led by extremely knowledgeable and entertaining guides.

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Duration 2 hours
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  • Enjoy an informative and entertaining tour led by history graduates of Trinity College Dublin
  • Immerse yourself in the fascinating history of Dublin and Ireland
  • See Dublin Castle, Temple Bar, City Hall, and the Medieval City
  • Take part in an award-winning tour and discover the important sites of Dublin in just 2 hours
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Get to grips with the turbulent and fascinating history of Dublin in just 2 hours. This tour is led by history graduates of Trinity College Dublin and University College Dublin and aims to inform and entertain you all at once. Visit sites and hear stories detailing the complex history of Ireland. Learn about the influence of the American and French revolutions, the Potato Famine, the 1916 Rising and the War of Independence. Visit sites such as the Dublin Castle, Temple Bar, the City Hall and the Medieval City. Delve into modern history and explore the effects of the Northern Ireland Peace Process. Take a walk around the city and experience modern day Dublin. This award-winning tour scores top marks for educational, entertainment all at once, with its guides possessing that natural Irish flair of combining history with wit to an extraordinary effect.
  • Entrance fees as per itinerary
  • Local guide
  • Entrance into Book of Kells
  • Entrance into State Apartments in Dublin Castle
  • Personal expenses

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Meet at the front gate of Trinity College, Dublin. Your guide will be wearing a lanyard/badge with Authenticity Tours around their neck.

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4.7 /5

based on 273 reviews

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I had been to Ireland in 2000 and this was the last afternoon of a 2 week adventure with family. While they sorted out their travel arrangements I wanted to go around Dublin a bit more. The tour guide was energetic and had some good stories and I learned some things I had not known. Obviously having been in the country for 2 weeks there were many things I did know. I thought the tour was a good introductory tour of Dublin.

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August 3, 2022

(En) We had a wonderful time. Our guide Eoin is very friendly and the tour was really interesting. It last two hours but it seemed like less because it was very entertaining. Thank you ! Go Raibh Maith Agat. Helene (Fr) Nous avons passé un très bon moment. Notre guide Eoin est très sympa et la visite était très intéressante. La visite dure 2 heures mais on avait l'impression que ça durait moins longtemps car c'était très divertissant. Merci ! Go Raibh Maith Agat. Helene

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August 3, 2022

Daragh was very friendly, engaging and knowledgable. In addition to all of the historical info he imparted he was also really helpful about pointing us in the right direction re pubs, restaurants and other cultural opportunities. I was somewhat surprised by Daragh’s very personal interpretation of Irish history. He was clearly very passionate in his views and I admired his conviction but i had expected a more objective narrative. Having said that I totally enjoyed the experience.

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July 29, 2022

Product ID: 20289