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From Vikings to Tigers-Private Dublin Walking Tour


Licensed Guide

6 Hours
up to 15 people
English ( Native )
Private tour (only you and your guide)

This tour will give an insight into the founding of Dublin by the Vikings to a recent period of economic boom (1995-2010) referred to as the Celtic Tiger. Following the tour, the participant will have a good overview of Dublin’s history including, architecture, the Viking influence, the British arrival and departure, famous persons that fought for independence, Irish literary icons, modern Dublin and the impact of the recent financial crash and Ireland’s recovery.

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  • 10:00 AM

    Dublin Castle

    This tour provides a great insight into Ireland's history which is rich with interesting stories of rebels, revolutions and raconteurs. The tour will cover a 5 km period and includes the north and south inner city. We will have plenty of stops for coffee and lunch.

  • 10:10 AM

    Major sites of Dublin

    Georgian Dublin
    Leinster House
    Old Parliament Building
    City Hall
    Dublin Castle
    Christchurch (or St. Patrick's) Cathedral
    Temple Bar
    O' Connell St (The Spire, GPO, Daniel O'Connell)
    Ha'Penny Bridge
    The Quays
    St. Stephen's Green
    National Museum of History and Archaeology

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Departure & Return

Starting time 10:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point Dublin Castle
Ending Point Dublin Castle

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Hotel pick up

What‘s not included

Lunch, coffee, sight entry where applicable


Available Monday to Saturday

Health and Safety: You must be able to walk 5.3km on flat ground with some cobbled streets.
Weather: All of the tour participants should bring wet weather gear
Tour length: Circa 6 hours with a total 5.3km on flat ground with some cobbled areas
Itinerary (subject to changes on the day): The tour will include twelve stops.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email

Starting and ending points of the tour.

After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.

What happens after I book a tour?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.

Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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