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Dublin Historical Walking Tour including Trinity College

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  • Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Duration: 2 hours (approx.)
  • Tour code: 2626WALK
Few cities wear history on its sleeve like Dublin does! The Historical Walking Tour has been acclaimed as a must-do tour for any visitor to Dublin and starts at Trinity College main gates. It takes in the grounds of Trinity College, Old Irish Parliament, Dublin Castle, City Hall, the Medieval and Viking quarter centered around Christ Church Cathedral and finishes in the old port of Temple Bar on the banks of the River Liffey.
Your guide has a passion for all aspects of history and will be delighted to discuss anything which might be of interest to you. Dublin combines a medieval city with the most stately of eighteenth century architecture and a thriving contemporary cultural scene. Behind the doorways, at every street corner there are reminders of the characters - revolutionary, literary and others - who imagined the city.

In just 2 hours, this entertaining 'seminar on the street' conducted by history graduates of Trinity College Dublin, explores the main features of Irish history - Dublin's development, the influence of the American and French Revolutions, the Potato Famine 1845 - 1849, the 1916 Rising, the great War and the 1916 rising, the war of Independence, the Northern conflict and Ireland today.

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Tour departs from Trinity College at the very heart of Dublin city center and easy to locate.
2 hours (approx.)
Return Details:
Concludes at Temple Bar, Dublin's Cultural Quarter. A maze of cobbled streets nestled on the south bank of the River Liffey in Dublin city center.

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11am departure
Code: AM1100

Tour departs at 11am

USD $14.56
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3pm departure
Code: PM1500

Tour departs at 3pm

USD $14.56
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Dublin Historical Walking Tour including Trinity College

A "must do" tour while in Dublin

  • Walking tour
  • Trinity College history graduate guide
  • Entrance to some of cities finest eighteenth century buildings and courtyards (restrictions on weekends might apply)
  • Book of Kells entrance fee at Trinity College
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible, please advise at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required
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If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: Jacqueline M, July 2016

This was very interesting and the guide was very knowledgeable with lots of stories about Irish history.

Reviewed by: Linda P, July 2016

great tour and great guide... he really had to improvise... Joe Biden was in Dublin including Trinity College... and it poured ... but he had great spirit ...kept us moving and just changed the route as needed due to road closures or rain ..
highly recommend this... great orientation ... made the rest of our days in Dublin so much more efficient.

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