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Big Bus Dublin: Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour

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Key Highlights

  • Explore the charming city of Dublin at your own pace
  • Enjoy seamless, stress-free transportation between the top Dublin attractions
  • Hop on and off as you wish to visit top attractions like Dublin Castle, Temple Bar, and more
  • Listen in on insightful live and recorded commentary
  • Take a leisurely stroll through the city with the free Dublin walking tour
  • Feast your eyes on a vibrantly lit Dublin on the Night Tour
  • Discover over 800 years of history and impeccable whiskeys at Pearse Lyons Distillery
  • Both printed and smartphone vouchers accepted!
  • Upgrade your hop-on, hop-off ticket and visit one of Dublin's top attraction, Guinness Storehouse
  • Overview

    Kids go free: Two children under the age of 15 ride free of charge with an adult. 

    Choose your own adventure during your next Dublin trip with a flexible Big Bus Dublin Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour! Valid for 1, 2 or 3 days for Classic, Premium and Deluxe Tickets respectively, the open-top buses are perfect for digging into all the delightful sights in the city - all at your own pace. 

    Hop on and off as you wish, getting up close with all the major attractions in the city - from the Irish Whiskey Museum to the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity. With strategic routes and stops, travelling around Dublin for a dose of sightseeing is a breeze with this hop-on, hop-off bus taking away all your transportation woes. And, when you’re shuttling from one exciting location to another, enjoy live commentary from your guide or use the audio guide offered in 8 different languages. 

    You can choose from the following types of tickets for your Dublin sightseeing journey:

    Classic Ticket:

    • Valid for 1 day
    • Free Yellow Umbrella Walking Tour

    Premium Ticket

    • Valid for 2 consecutive days
    • Free Yellow Umbrella Walking Tour
    • Free 1-hour Night Tour
    • Free entry to Pearse Lyons Distillery

    Deluxe Ticket 

    • Valid for 3 consecutive days
    • Free Yellow Umbrella Walking Tour
    • Free 1-hour Night Tour
    • Free entry to Pearse Lyons Distillery

    Upgrade your Classic or Premium hop-on, hop-off ticket and enjoy skip-the-line entry to one of Dublin's top attraction, Guinness Storehouse.

    ATTRACTIONS COVERED

    • Dublin Castle
    • Kilmainham Gaol
    • Phoenix Park & Zoo
    • Irish Whiskey Museum
    • Grafton Shopping Street
    • Richmond Barracks
    • Guinness Storehouse

    …. And more!

    About the Supplier: One of the largest operators of open-top sightseeing bus tours, Big Bus Tours have been fuelling the spirit of adventure in over 20 cities across four continents.

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?

    Daily

    Duration

    1, 2 or 3 consecutive days (take your pick)

    Start time

    Buses run between 8:45am and 4:30pm, every 20-30 minutes

    Meeting Point

    You can hop on to the bus from any of the stops - No need to redeem your voucher!

    Ending Point

    You can hop off at any of the stops 

  • Inclusions & Exclusions

    Inclusions

    • Dublin Big Bus Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour
    • A highly flexible tour of the top Dublin attractions
    • Free walking tour of Dublin
    • Access to the Night Tour (Premium and Deluxe only)
    • Free tour of Pearse Lyons Whiskey Distillery (Premium and Deluxe only)
    • Live guide and commentary
    • Skip-the-line entry to Guinness Storehouse (if you upgrade)
    • Audio guide in English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Cantonese, and Russian

    Exclusions

    • Gratuities

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  • Please note

    Voucher Information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

    Your voucher will be valid for 12 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.

    The first two children under the age of 15 ride free of charge. Do not book a ticket for them. You only need to book a ticket for any additional children.

    The Walking Tour starts from Dublin Visitor Centre, located at 118 Grafton Street at 10:30am.

    For the Night Tour (available with Premium and Deluxe ticket), make your way to 13 Upper O'Connell Street, Dublin 1, D01 HN30. The night tour runs at 7pm, 8pm and 9:30pm (take your pick).

    For the Pear Lyons Distillery visit (available with Premium and Deluxe ticket), make your way to 21-122 James's Street, Dublin 8, D08 ET27, Ireland. The distillery is open between 9:30am and 6pm from Monday to Saturday and 11:30am to 6pm on Sunday and bank holidays.

    This tour is not operational from 22 Dec to 25 Dec

    Before heading to Guinness Storehouse (if chosen), exchange your voucher for the ticket with a member of uniformed staff at any of Big Bus stops located around the city.

    The Guinness Storehouse is open daily except from 24 December to 26 December. Opening hours are 9:30am to 7pm (last admission: 5pm).

  • Customer Reviews
    • Great tour for those with time to spare

      Having only 2 days in Paris, I booked a Hop-On Hop-Off tour to give us the opportunity to see as much of Paris as we could in 2 days. What I found is that we spent more time on...

      PRUDENCE SELMECI-COOKE, Australia
    • Stonehenge

      I initially bought 3 tickets to go to Stonehenge via Isango! We missed the bus :( but luckily they said we could transfer the tickets to another day :D Everything was great. On...

      Miss G D Jovic-Storey, United Kingdom
    • good travel

      good travel...

      yuan ying, United Kingdom
    • very convenient to way to see the city.

      Beth Watton, United Kingdom, 28/Feb/2020
    • Great fast mobile tickets vouchers

      Sebastien Pruvost, United Kingdom, 07/Jan/2020
    • Big Bus Dublin, their drivers & guides are top quality. An excellent tour experience and great value for money. A must do when you are in Dublin!

      Dawn Nolan, Ireland, 17/Dec/2019

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