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City Sightseeing Dublin: Hop-on, Hop-off Tour, FREE Walking Tours, Meal Deals, Drinks and More!

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Key Highlights

  • 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
  • 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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  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    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 - Buses depart between 9am and 6pm, every 15 minutes.
    Full loop: 90 minutes

    Blue route - Buses depart between 9:30am and 3:15pm, every 30 minutes.
    Full loop: 120 minutes

    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)

    Ending Point

    You may leave the bus at any stop.

    Itinerary

    Board the bus from any of the stops to start your Dublin hop-on, hop-off tour. Experience the best of Dublin with a hop-on, hop-off tour with 2 routes and more than 30 stops covering major Dublin attractions. Your ticket is valid for 24 or 48 hours (as per the duration you book).

    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.

    Perks offered with this hop-on, hop-off ticket are as follows:
    • Two children under 14 go FREE with every adult ticket purchased
    • FREE Yellow Umbrella Walking Tour (summer only) with your 48-hour ticket
    • 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

    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 end the tour at any of the designated stops.

    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
    • Live English commentary by your driver/guide (some departures)
    • Free tickets for 2 children under 14 years with every 1 adult ticket
    • 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

    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.

    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.
  • Customer Reviews
    • DUBLIN HOP ON HOP OFF BUS

      This was a great way of seeing the sights of Dublin and being able to visit the places that we found of interst....

      CATHERINE KEALY, Australia, 12/Oct/2013
    • Dublin hop-on hop- off

      Fantastic way to get around Dublin. The tour is informative, funny and covers all the areas a tourist would want to go. Tickets were available at any stop and lasted for 48...

      Paula J Vuuren, Australia, 27/Sep/2013
    • Dublin Hop on hop off bus tour

      This was a great overall view of the city. I went with my Mum as a treat to her on a weekend break....

      Mrs S A Yeo, United Kingdom, 02/Sep/2013
    • It was excellent. Thoroughly enjoyed.

      Clare Brill, United Kingdom, 23/Feb/2018
    • Great guide, good drop off points

      Philip Bridle, United Kingdom, 15/Oct/2016
    • As Above

      georgios georgiou, Cyprus, 03/Apr/2016