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Howth Day Trip from Dublin

Highlights
  • Experience the beauty of the Irish countryside near Dublin
  • Family friendly tour with a history angle
  • Go off the tourist path and stroll along the sea cliffs
Howth Day Trip from Dublin
From US$30.70
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Howth Day Tour from Dublin with an English speaking guide.
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Howth Day Tour from Dublin with a Spanish speaking guide.
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Overview

Catch a glimpse of the beauty of the Irish countryside without traveling far from Dublin with this small-group walking tour. After taking the train from Dublin city center north to Howth, follow your guide to the historic fishing village’s lighthouse, Martello Tower, and Howth Castle. The tour continues with a walk along the sea cliff and a stop at the boyhood home of Irish poet W.B. Yeats.

What to Expect

This tour begins with a short train ride to Howth, a historic fishing village north of Dublin.

In Howth, explore the village including its lighthouse, Martello Tower, and Howth Castle (home to a Megalithic tomb). The tour continues with a walk along the sea cliff, where guillemots and seals are often spotted.

After taking in the dramatic scenery, visit the boyhood home of Irish poet W.B. Yeats.

This seaside village is known for its fresh seafood and traditional pubs. The tour includes round-trip train tickets, but you can remain in Howth to explore independently after the walking tour finishes.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Best Tour in Dublin! (Go with Stephen)

This was hands down the best Sandemans New Europe tour I've ever been on - and that's saying a lot since I've been on 20+ tours all across Europe! I joined Stephen's group on a day trip to Howth. Stephen was knowledgable, friendly, and super...More

1  Thank Tal B
Reviewed 11 May 2018
Wonderful experience

Although the wind was harsh and the rain in the end almost unbearable. I had the time of my life. The tour guide Stephen was one of the most interesting and admirable people I have ever met. You could sense the passion behind he has...More

1  Thank Pauline R
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile
South Dublin Walking Tour - ADAM LADD

Adam Ladd was amazing. This is the most descriptive and enjoyable walking tour I’ve been so far. 5 stars!

Thank LucasFernandezLalann
Reviewed 9 May 2018
Fantastic Tour with Fantastic guide

Wonderful day tour. Our guide was John, he is very intelligent person who provided us lot's of interesting facts about Ireland's history and Howth, highly recommended!

Thank jeremylfindley
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile
Stunning

We took the free tour with Stephen and it was great so we decide to make the Howth tour with him the next day. It was absolutely awesome. The group and Stephen was great. I really enjoyed the whole day. Stephen, i still owe you...More

1  Thank Lucía L
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