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    I provide walking and driving tours of my hometown of Dublin and also day trips from Dublin to places like Powerscourt House and Gardens and Glendalough Monastic Site in neighbouring County Wicklow.

    dublin tour guide

    I have a degree in History from University College Dublin and am a Fáilte Ireland approved tour guide for Dublin City and Environs. I have worked in Trinity College, the Vatican, Rome City, Glasnevin Cemetery and the General Post Office in Dublin and I work for Rick Steves in Dublin and throughout Ireland. Below are a list of my most requested tours of Dublin and the surrounding province of Leinster.


    dublin tours

    dublin toursThis three hour walking tour of Dublin is a perfect orientation to the Irish capital. It covers Trinity College Dublin, the Book of Kells, Parliament House Dublin, Temple Bar, Dublin Castle, City Hall, George's Street Arcade and Grafton Street. Read More...


    day trips from dublin

    day trips from dublinLooking to get outside the capital for a half day trip? A visit to Powerscourt House and Gardens in County Wicklow is perfect for nature, architecture and history lovers. Read More...


    dublin pub crawl

    famous pubs in dublinMy Dublin pub crawl is perfect for small groups who want to explore the best pubs in Dublin in a relaxed walking tour. I cover 5 of the best bars in Dublin, the smallest, the oldest, one of the newest, one where James Joyce drank and one which U2 were kicked out of and they now own. Read More...


    dublin day trip

    glendalough tourJust one hour away by car, you can see one of the best preserved monastic sites in Ireland, founded by Saint Kevin in the 6th Century, almost 1500 years ago. It features churches, some of which are over one thousand years old, an intact celtic belltower and a majestic valley with two lakes. Read More...


    My Tour reviews:

    General Tour Tons of Sense of Humour
    I love Dara's format of explaining with tons of sense of humour.
    5.0 Stars Celina Tablante
    General Tour Tour was good
    Tour was good. Dara was informative and accomodating
    5.0 Stars Nancy Stanton
    General Tour Dara was AWESOME!
    Dara was AWESOME!
    5.0 Stars Maz
    General Tour Very Friendly and Nice Tour Guide
    Very friendly and nice tour guide. Had a lot of knowledge and was presenting it in an efficient and enjoyable manner. Answered all questions to our satisfaction. We have enjoyed the tour very, very much. We will recommend this tour to our friends.
    5.0 Stars M.G (Fred) Drotskie
    General Tour Very Informative and Interesting
    Dara was very informative and interesting. He made the tour very successful. We recommended that some collegues we were later meeting book their tour with you company.
    5.0 Stars Steven Hardin
    General Tour Great Tour
    Great tour
    5.0 Stars Angela Delzotto
    General Tour Fantastic Job
    Dara did a fantastic job. His sense of humor was a definite plus and kept us all engaged.
    5.0 Stars Roger Koppy
    General Tour Fine Job
    The tour was good and Dara did a fine job explaining everything.
    5.0 Stars Tom Johnson
    General Tour Great Tour!
    Dara was excellent! Thank you for such a great tour!
    5.0 Stars Ruth
    General Tour An easy and Fun Experience
    The tour was everything and more than we expected. Thanks for making it an easy and fun experience for the whole family.
    5.0 Stars Sarah Morel