Day trips from Dublin

Use your time in Ireland wisely! There is so much more to see and experience than just going around the pubs in Dublin! After you finished exploring of the capital, go for one of the great day trips from Dublin!

These are the most popular ones:

Kilkenny, Wicklow Mountains & Glendalough Day trip from Dublin

There is a lot packed in this day tour from Dublin! Your tour heads to Kilkenny first, where you can discover marvels of this medieval city. Kilkenny Castle is stunning! Then, you continue over the mountains stunning Wicklow Gap. Scenery will change dramatically in the short space of time, as you marvel dramatic and the breathtaking ancient glacial valleys of the Wicklow Gap. Them, you will arrive to  the world famous heritage site of Glendalough (Glen of two lakes). With plenty of time to walk around the lake, take the tour of Monasteries and enjoy the scenary, this will conclude one of the perfect day tours from Dublin!

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Giants Causeway and Antrim Coast Day trip from Dublin

Another action packed day tour from Dublin! This tour includes Carrick A Rede Rope bridge visit (see if you are brave enough to walk across!!!), The Dark Hedges (as seen in The Game of Thrones), beautiful Antrim Coastline (on a nice day, you can see Scotland!), photo stop at Dunluce Castle and Belfast City! Discover Irish mythology and folklore on this tour to the north! Great thing about this tour is that you will have plenty of time available in Belfast before you start making your way back to Dublin! For all fans of Game of Thrones, this is the tour to check out!

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Newgrange and Hill of Tara day trip from Dublin

Did you know that Newgrange is older than Pyramids in Egypt or Stonehange in England? Take on of the tours and explore thousands of year old tombs in this absolutely must-do tour from Dublin! There are various tour options available, but we recommend one that visits Hill Tara (and introduces you to the history of Ireland) and also guarantees entry to the Newgrange. Newgrange is unlike anything you have seen before, we can guarantee that!


Cliffs of Moher Day trip from Dublin

If you are short on time and not doing our 2 night tour of Ireland (which includes stay in Galway as well) you should at least do the day tour to Cliffs of Moher. Your visit includes not only Cliffs of Moher tour, but also views of Dun Guaire Castle and Kinvara as well as Ballyvaughan and the 2000 year old magical Fairy Fort of Bally Alban. Next you’ll visit  the Poulnabrone Dolmen, one of the most ancient religious sites in Ireland at 5800 years old, before stopping at Kilfenora for an exclusive visit of the Celtic High Crosses. You will have plenty of time in Cliffs of Moher to marvel this 200 meters high cliffs before heading back to Galway and Dublin.


There you have it – stay longer with us and explore more! We book people on these tours on a daily basis so you will always have some of your hostel buddies around you, you will make new friends and also learn something new! How cool is that!

Just talk to our front desk people for any help you need with tours.

Happy travelling!

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