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City Sightseeing Dublin Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

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Explore Dublin in your own time with a 24 or 48 hour unlimited hop-on hop-off bus tour! You’ll discover everything this wonderful city has to offer, including the Guinness Storehouse, Ha’penny Bridge, Dublin Zoo, Christchurch Cathedral, The Irish Whiskey Museum, City Hall and many other remarkable landmarks! You’ll see all of these sights from the open-top deck, which gives you a stunning 360 degree perspective of your surroundings. Or simply hop off the double-decker bus whenever you please, to take a closer look at things. There’s also an on-board audio tour commentary provided in 8 languages, so you can engage with Dublin’s history as you cruise around. This tour has many perks, including discounted entry at the Irish Whiskey Museum and a free walking tour, making your sightseeing experience even more immersive!
  • Create a personalized sightseeing itinerary during a hop-on hop-off tour of Dublin
  • Discover the city at your own pace on a double-decker city sightseeing bus 
  • Enjoy unobstructed views from the upper deck, and listen to audio commentary 
  • A flexible and family-friendly sightseeing option
What to Expect
After redeeming your 1- or 2-day ticket, climb aboard a distinctive double-decker bus at one of 32 stops scattered throughout the city. Travel along the red or blue route to tick off top Dublin attractions such as Parnell Square, Christ Church Cathedral, and the Guinness Storehouse, hopping off whenever you wish to explore further. Onboard audio commentary, available in eight languages, keeps you in the loop while an open-top upper deck lets you absorb unobstructed views of the city. This tour also includes access to a walking tour and a discount card for numerous Dublin attractions, shops, and restaurants.
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Important Information
Departure Point
You may start this tour at any of the stops listed.
Departure Time
12:00 AM
1h 45m
Return Details
You may disembark at any of the available stops.
  • Unlimited hop on hop off for 24 or 48 hours
  • Multilingual audio tour commentary or live commentary in English
  • 10% discount at Irish Whiskey Museum
  • 10% discount at Irish Day Tours
  • 10% discount at Lazy Bike Tours
  • Free Walking Tour
  • With every paying adult, 2 children (aged 4-12 years old) travel for free
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Tour operates All year round (except on Christmas Day), and runs daily.
  • Tour runs from 9:00am - 6:00pm. Duration - 105 minutes. Frequency - every 20 minutes, however this is subject to change depending on the time of day; please check locally for the latest timetable.
  • Tour begins at the Irish Whiskey Museum, however passengers can hop on to the tour at any bus stop along the route.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Mobile and printed vouchers can be redeemed with the bus driver at any of the stops along the route, or at one of the following tourist offices: 37 College Green, Dublin 2 or 69 Upper O’Connell Street, Dublin 1
  • Live commentary is provided in English on half of the buses. Buses without a live tour guide provide a multilingual audio tour commentary.
  • Walking Tour: Daily departures at 10:00am from 37 College Green
  • Most travelers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just like to thank Aidan(driver) and Michael (guide) for their help yesterday, Tuesday, when we visited Dublin for the day. So helpful and friendly, and we took their advice and had a few quinness in Mulligans bar. With guys like this on your buses (Hop...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank RLWilliams92
Reviewed 4 days ago

Disclaimer: we didn’t even get on the bus. You can see everything you want to in Dublin by walking. Everything is pretty much a 20 min or less walk. We stood waiting for our initial bus just to have the very overly stressed driver telling...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Keara V
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have horrible service from this company after having have a great experience with the Big Bus in London. First of all you can’t use your voucher until you go to a redemption center. Very inconvenient. There was a parade on the day we visited...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Michael R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

That is a lot of hyphens up there but what I am trying to say is that I have done many of these city tours, most of them reluctantly. My kids (teens) usually snooze through them. They were really engaged with this one. My elderly...More

3  Thank TroisFils27
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had taken this tour on previous visits to Dublin with no problems, but this time they fell off the rails completely; Our first hint should have been when the driver refused to give us the senior rate even though we were over their senior...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Kpalmer0180 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, and then you can hop back on
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Response from YoConn004 | Reviewed this property |
We purchased our tickets for one day on the same day we used them, so I suggest you wait until you get to Dublin, go to the ticket booth on O’Connell Street and inquire about the days of operation...although I believe it’s... More
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Response from robertrK685GZ | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I are are both senior citizens in our 70's, and we have had no trouble with hop on hop off in Dublin. We have been there five times, and have enjoyed hop on and hop off both this year and last. It is quite... More
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