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Dublin Shore Excursion: City Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Tour

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  • Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Duration: Varies (approx.)
  • Tour code: 2916PRTDUB
When your cruise ship docks in the Dublin port, embark on a hop-on hop-off sightseeing shore excursion and discover Dublin’s historic buildings, museums and more! Enjoy the comfortable seats and top deck of the open-top minibus as you tour around the city and explore at your own pace. Listen to the informative onboard audio guide and hop off at any of the 20 stops whenever you want! Create your own itinerary and decide what sights you want to see, when you want to see them.


  • Save on admission to selected attractions
  • Recorded commentary by audio headphones
  • Multiple departure times and locations available
  • Ideal choice for families
  • Great overview and orientation of the city
A hop-on hop-off bus tour is the perfect sightseeing shore excursion while you’re in port in Dublin. Enjoy great views from the top of the bus and see top Dublin attractions as you tour around the city.

Board the open-top, double-decker bus and see several of Dublin's major attractions including Dublinia, a great interactive exhibition of Irish history and culture. Visit the Old Jameson Distillery, the historic Dublin Castle, the Dublin Zoo in Phoenix Park and, of course, the famous Guinness Storehouse.

Enjoy the informative audio commentary and hop on and off as many times as you like at any of the 20 stops around the city. The buses depart regularly from each stop, and the entire route takes approximately 90 minutes. Your ticket is valid for 2 days after the first use.

For the complete route and full list of stops, please click on 'View Additional Info' below.

This excursion is located within a 20-minute walk to the cruise port, so you determine the time you return to your ship in Dublin. Please allow yourself ample time to enjoy the excursion and ensure your timely return to the port. This excursion is not covered by our worry-free policy.

Schedule details

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
The nearest stop from the cruise port is located within a 20-minute walk from the cruise port just outside the Dublin Tourism Office
Departure Time:
February 15 to March 30
9:30am - 4:30pm, every 15 minutes
April to June
9:15am - 5pm, every 15 minutes
July to August
9:15am - 6pm, every 15 minutes
9:15am - 5:30pm, every 15 minutes
9:30am - 5pm, every 15 minutes
November to February 14
9:30am - 4pm, every 20 minutes

Valid from the time of first use, for 24 hours.

Pricing information

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Dublin Shore Excursion: City Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Tour

Dublin Shore Excursion: City Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Tour

  • Hop-on hop-off tour
  • Audio guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • This excursion is not covered by our worry-free policy
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Some Buses are wheelchair accessible, please advise at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is require, and call to reconfirm prior to travel date.
  1. Upper O'Connell Street
  2. Nassau Street (National Museum of Archaeology & History, House of Ireland)
  3. Leinster Street
  4. Merrion Street (National Gallery)
  5. Merrion Square South
  6. St Stephen's Green
  7. Suffolk Street (Dublin Tourism Center, Dublin Wax Museum)
  8. Dame Street
  9. Christ Church Cathedral, Dublinia
  10. St Patrick's Cathedral
  11. High Street
  12. Guinness Storehouse
  13. Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Museum of Modern Art
  14. Kilmainham Gaol
  15. Heuston Station
  16. Parkgate Street
  17. Phoenix Park (Dublin Zoo)
  18. National Museum of Decorative Arts & History
  19. St Michan’s Crypt, Old Jameson Distillery
  20. Bachelor’s Walk (Leprechaun Museum)
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Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: Bryn E, September 2014

This was a great way to get around the city, and see all of the main tourist attractions!

Reviewed by: Leslie F, August 2014

Great tour to see the sites and very handy when used in conjunction with the skip the line Guinness Storehouse tickets.

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Tour code: 2916PRTDUB