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Offer: 48H :City Sightseeing Dublin: Hop on Hop off Bus with Free Walking Tour!

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Key Highlights
  • Why Hop-On Hop-Off tours will save you time exploring a city
  • Discover Dublin at your own pace with this great hop-on, hop-off tour
  • Choose between a 24-hour and 48-hour hop-on, hop-off tour across Dublin
  • Customize your own itinerary and hop on and off at attractions of your choice
  • Show your ticket at many of the stops for reduced entrance fees
  • Your ticket also includes a FREE Dublin Walking Tour
  • Free tickets for 2 children under 14 years traveling with 1 adult
  • Audio commentary in a range of languages will ensure you don’t miss a thing
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?

    Daily

    Duration

    Your ticket is valid for 24 or 48 hours from the time you first board the bus.

    Start time

    Red route - First tour starts at 8:45am
    April - October: 8:45am to 6pm, every 15 minutes.
    June - August: 8:45am to 7pm, every 10 minutes.
    Blue route - First tour starts at 9:00am
    April October: 9:00am to 3:30pm, every 20 minutes
    June - August: 9:00am to 4:00pm, every 20 minutes
    Free walking tours timings (Available only during summers)
    1916 Walking Tour:12:00pm(noon) to 1:30pm City of Words Walking Tour: 2:00pm to 3:30pm Temple Bar Cultural Tour: 4:00pm to 5:30pmCity of Words Walking Tour: 2:00pm to 3:30pm

    Meeting Point

    All vouchers for Dublin tour will needs to be redeemed at any of the below City Sightseeing locations:
    City Sightseeing Shop, 13 O'Connell Street (Tour Starting Point, Bus Stop 1)
    Dublin Visitor Centre, 118 Grafton Street (at Trinity College, close to Stephen's Green) Yellow Umbrella Walking Tour (summer only):10:30am & 1:30pm
    Duration: 2 hours

    Walking tours:
    For the 1916 Walking Tour, you will depart from the Dublin Visitor Centre on O’Connell Street.
    For the City of Words Walking Tour, you will depart from the Dublin Visitor Centre Grafton Street.
    For the Temple Bar Cultural Tour, you will depart from the Dublin Visitor Centre on Grafton Street.

    Ending Point

    You may leave the bus at any stop.

  • Overview & Itinerary
    Overview

    Enjoy Dublin sightseeing at your own pace with the ever popular Dublin Hop-On, Hop-off tour.

    Over 30 stops cover all the city’s highlights including Trinity College, St Patrick’s Cathedral and Dublin Castle.

    This ticket grants you 24 or 48 hours unlimited hop-on, hop-off access and with frequent departures your valuable Dublin sightseeing time will not be wasted waiting for the next bus.

    Your Hop-On, Hop-Off ticket also includes a FREE Dublin Walking Tour.

    What’s more live commentary in English (some departures) and pre-recorded audio-commentary in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish Japanese, Russian and Kid's Commentary will ensure you don’t miss a thing.

    Treat yourself to a host of delightful discounts on Irish coffee, cocktails, Guinness, ice-cream and lots more with this super-value ticket. Travel all over Dublin, shop to your heart’s content and enjoy walking tours that show you all that’s special about the city of Dublin.

    Your Hop-On, Hop-Off ticket also includes three walking tours- The 1916 Walking Tour, City of Words Walking Tour and the Temple Bar Cultural Tour. You may choose to take any of the tours and get to know Dublin in all its hues and moods.

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    Itinerary

    Board the bus from any of the stops to start your Dublin hop-on, hop-off tour. The first stop of the tour is 13 Upper O’Connell St. Your ticket is valid for 24 or 48 hours (as per the duration you book). Experience the best of Dublin with a hop-on, hop-off tour with 2 routes and more than 50 stops covering major Dublin attractions. Perks offered with this hop on hop off ticket is that 2 kids under 14 go free with every adult ticket purchased.

    Hop on and off at the well-placed stops to see attractions of your choice. You could also sit back and simply enjoy a drive around the charming city. Enjoy informative audio commentary in many languages and know about the history, culture and iconic sights of Dublin.

    Some of the attractions covered by the red and blue routes are:
    • Christ Church Cathedral
    • Guinness Storehouse
    • National Museum of Decorative Arts & History
    • High Street
    • National Art Gallery
    • Merrion Square
    • St Patrick's Cathedral
    • Dublin Castle
    • Croke Park
    • b- EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum

    You may choose to conclude this tour at any of the stops mentioned above as per your convenience.

    Get your money’s worth with this Hop-On, Hop-Off ticket and cash in on amazing discounts on:
    • Irish coffee in O'Sullivans Bar
    • 20% off all jewellery in DVC
    • A glass of Guinness at Nancy Hand's
    • A glass of beer in Brannigan's Pub
    • €50 of savings in top Dublin shops
    • A cocktail in Oscar's bar
    • A free scoop of ice cream in Sweet Republic (children only)
    • 20% off at the Green & Baker, El Gringo Burrito and Tuk Tuk in St. Stephen's Green Food Village

    During summers, you can also choose from 3 walking tours of Dublin, which are as follows:

    1916 Walking Tour: The tour starts at 12 noon and is approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes long. The 1916 Walking Tour operates from February to October. Relive Ireland’s Easter Rising as your local guide takes you on a captivating walking tour of Dublin. Starting from the Dublin Visitor Centre on O’Connell Street, your trained guide will enlighten you on the events of Easter 1916.

    City of Words Walking Tour: The tour starts at 2.00pm and is approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes long. The City of Words Walking Tour operates from February to October. Walk in the footsteps of Dublin’s most famous authors, playwrights and poets with this tour. The tour departs from the Dublin Visitor Centre Grafton Street and takes you back in time with a guided tour of Trinity College Dublin and its venerable array of literary greats.

    Temple Bar Cultural Tour: The tour starts at 4.00pm and is approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes long. The Temple Bar Cultural tour operates from May to September. Departing from the Dublin Visitor Centre on Grafton Street, this family friendly tour highlights the best of Temple Bar famed for its bustling nightlife, Temple Bar’s many cultural gems are often overlooked. Our local guide will introduce you to Dublin’s street art, galleries and theatres that pepper Dublin’s most famous quarter.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions
    Inclusions
    • 24 or 48 hours Hop-on-Hop-off ticket
    • Free tickets for 2 children under 14 years with every 1 adult ticket
    • Live English commentary by your driver/guide (some departures)
    • Multilingual audio commentary in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish Japanese, Russian and Gaelic
    • Kids commentary
    • 2x1 meal deals & drink specials
    • Free Yellow Umbrella Walking Tour with your 48 hour ticket
    • Discounts on admission prices at select attractions
    • Free Walking Tour (Summer only)
    • Discount Booklet including special offers on local eateries, bars and shops.
    Exclusions
    • Entrance fees to any attractions
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Please note & Additional info
    Please note

    Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    The duration and frequency of the tour may vary due to traffic conditions. Times subject to change without prior notice.

    Dublin walking tour takes place at 11:00am and 2:00pm daily

    Your voucher will be valid for 3 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.

    10 of the buses have partial wheelchair access available. Buses are not fully equipped but wheelchairs can be collapsed down and stored on the bus, passenger would need to walk up 1 step.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

  • reviews
    • Great Value

      All of the drivers and guides were excellent. They had great knowledge and made each trip a fun adventure....

      Terry Withers, United Kingdom, 15/Feb/2018
    • Brilliant tour

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      Angela Lockwood, United Kingdom, 27/Feb/2018
    • Great value for money

      Great value for money,and a fantastic way to see a lot of Dublin in a short space of time,as I was only there for the day. The drivers were very friendly and a good...

      Daniel Taylor, United Kingdom, 05/Feb/2018
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