Dublin: 2-Day Hop on-off 3 route & Malahide Castle Tour

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Key Details
2 days
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Live Guide
Audio Guide/Headphones
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian

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What You'll Do
  • Visit Malahide Castle, gardens and grounds
  • See amazing views of over Dublin Bay
  • Visit the charming coastal village of Howth
  • Choose between a morning or afternoon tour (Malahide Castle Tour)
  • Stop at 26 of Dublin’s top visitor attractions
  • Take advantage of a free walking tour (summer only) & drinks
Combine your visit with this 2-day hop-on hop-off city bus tour stopping at Dublin's best attractions and a half-day visiting Malahide Castle.
What to Expect
Escape the city on this half-day trip from Dublin. Stopping first at the grounds of Malahide Castle, you can enjoy a live guided tour of the refurbished castle (Talbot family) and wander the castle grounds which span some 250 acres. Watch out for the ghosts that haunt the castle. Enjoy the private gardens of Lord Talbot which have been opened to the public and are described by garden lovers as a small botanic haven.

Visit the local craft shops or relax over a coffee, treats or pastry.

Continue with a scenic coastal drive through the picturesque Malahide and fishing village of Howth. Take time to wander around this pretty village before making your way to Howth summit for a spectacular photo opportunity overlooking Dublin Bay. The perfect way to unwind less than an hour from the city.

With over 25 stops at Dublin's top visitor attractions, there is no better way to see Dublin than with this hop-on hop-off Dublin city sightseeing tour bus ticket.

Explore Ireland's capital city and visitor attractions at your leisure with your ticket and enjoy 2 fantastic routes. Hop on board Dublin's original language tour with audio commentary in 8 languages. Or why not enjoy a live guide commentary from a local award-winning Irish guide.

The fun and friendly 90 minute "Red Route" tour departs every 8 to 20 minutes throughout the day and some of the stops included are Trinity College, the Guinness Storehouse, Dublin Castle, St. Patrick's Cathedral, Kilmainham Gaol and the Old Jameson Distillery. Visitor attraction discounts and exclusive offers are available on receipt of your ticket.

The exciting "Blue Route" departs every 30 minutes throughout the day and stops at many of Dublin's famous attractions such as Trinity College, Guinness Storehouse, Dublin Castle and St. Patrick's Cathedral. The "Blue Route" whisks you out of the city to visit Glasnevin Cemetery, Ireland's Necropolis. Learn about Ireland's rich history through the narratives of Daniel O’Connell, Charles Stewart Parnell, Michael Collins and Eamon DeValera among others. Finish your tour off with a stop in Croke Park and find out what being Irish is all about. Croke Park is an iconic stadium, steeped in history and has been at the heart of Irish sporting and cultural life for over 100 years. Take a trip here and enjoy an unrivaled state-of-the-art interactive visitor experience and find out more about Ireland’s unique national games and the fastest field games in the world – hurling and Gaelic football.


1. 13 Upper O'Connell Street (City Sightseeing Shop)
1b. Abbey Street
2. Dublin Visitor Centre (Trinity College, Book of Kells)
2b. Abbey Street
3. Nassau Street (City Sightseeing Shop, KC Peaches-10%off)
4. Leinster Street
5. National Art Gallery
6. Merrion Square (Number 29 Museum, Fitzwilliam Casino-€10 free bet)
7. St. Stephen's Green (KC Peaches-10%off, Stephen's Green Food Village)
8. College Green (Dublin Wax Museum-€1 off, Pacino's Restaurant, O'Neills Bar)
9. Dame Street (Dublin Castle, Temple Bar, Celtic Design, Bobo's Burgers, KC Peaches-10%off)
10. Dame Street
11. Christ Church Cathedral (Dublinia-€1 off)
12. St. Patrick's Cathedral
13. High Street
14. Guinness Storehouse (€1 off)
15. Royal Hospital Kilmainham (Museum of Modern Art)
16. Kilmainham Gaol
17. Heuston Station
18. Parkgate Street
19. Phoenix Park (Dublin Zoo-€2 off)
20. National Museum of Decorative Arts & History
21. St. Michan's Crypt
21a. Smithfield (Old Jameson Distillery-€1 off, Story of the Irish-€1 off)
22. Bachelor's Walk (Leprechaun Museum, Liffey River Cruises)
22a. St. Michan's Church
22b. Constitution Hill
22c. Brian Boru Pub
23. Parnell Square (James Joyce Centre)
23a. Glasnevin Cenetery (Botanic Gardens)
24a. Croke Park (Croke Park Stadium Tour)
24b. Mountjoy Square
25. Jeanie Johnston
26. Convention Centre
27. 3 Arena
28. Tara St. Dart Station
What's Included
  • Admission & guided tour in Malahide Castle
  • Live guide commentary: English (Malahide Castle Tour)
  • 2x1 meal deals
  • 20% off all jewelry in Dublin Visitor Centre (O'Connell St, near stop 1)
  • Free glass of Guinness at Nancy's Hands Traditional Irish Pub (stop 18)
  • Free Irish coffee in O'Sullivan's Irish bar (near stop 8)
  • Free cocktail in Oscar's Bar & Kitchen (near stop 5)
  • Free walking tour: Left of City Hall 11:00am and 2:00am (Dame St, stop 10, summer only)
  • 20% off at the Green & Baker, El Gringo Burrito and Tuk Tuk in St. Stephen's Green Food Village (near stop 7)
  • Hop-on hop-off: live guided tour and/or multilingual audio commentary in 8 languages: English, Gaelic, Spanish, French, Italian, German, Japanese & Russian
What's Not Included
  • Optional gratuities
  • Food & beverages
Meeting Point

Malahide Castle Tour arrive 15 minutes before at: 13 Upper O'Connell St (City Sightseeing Shop, Stop 1) // Hop-on hop-off departs from: 13 Upper O'Connell St (City Sightseeing Shop, Stop 1) or any other of the 28 stops

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