TAKE A TOUR OF DUBLIN
If you’d like to ensure you don’t miss any of Dublin’s secrets, reserve your spot on a Dublin city tour. New Europe Tours offer free tours every day. Simply visit the website to reserve your spot, then look forward to an expertly-guided journey with one of the biggest walking tour companies in the world.
New Europe offers a free 3-hour city centre walking tour. If you’re looking to see the city for a little less, it’s perfect. Setting off from the City Hall 3 times daily, their enthusiastic and friendly tour guides will give you an overview of the local history, plus the inside scoop on the best places to see during a visit to the Emerald Isle.
The free tour explores 2,000 years of history. From the Celts to Viking invaders, the tour guides have many a tale to tell over the course of 3 hours.
Sites covered on the tour include:
- Dublin Castle
- Viking remains
- Christ Church Cathedral
- Origins of U2, the Irish rock legends
- Adam and Eve Church
- Temple Bar
- Famous writers
- Dublin’s medieval walls
- Norman Dublin
- Georgian Dublin
Countryside and pub crawlsIf you feel like getting out of the city, the company also offer the Howth Day Tour, which takes around 7 hours. Howth is a picturesque ancient fishing village that sits just outside of Dublin. Not only is it a scenic spot, but it’s hosted many a crucial historic event in years gone by. You can purchase tickets for this tour on the website. This tour also begins at the City Hall, which is just a 30-minute drive from the Radisson Blu St. Helen’s Hotel in Dublin.
New Europe also host a pub crawl, which takes you everywhere from traditional Irish pubs to stylish bars and nightclubs. The price includes a half pint of Guinness, Magners or Heineken on arrival, as well as drinks specials in every bar. The crawl starts at The Workman’s Club, which is just a half-hour drive from the Radisson Blu. Our concierge staff will be happy to help with taxi bookings if you’re planning a late one.