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Shane's Howth Hikes

7 Balglass Road, Howth D13 YR12, Ireland
+353 86 125 0055
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Dublin's best day tour, only 30 minutes from the city centre and airport. Explore Howth, a charming peninsula in the Dublin Bay UNESCO Biosphere, with a local. Guided hikes and historical walks. Our hikes take you through magical woodland, jungle, and by sublime cliffs and coastline. Immerse yourself in nature, wildlife abounds in Howth. Seals, porpoises, gannets, cormorants, falcons, and more. We bring Irish history and culture to life. For individual travellers, groups, and corporate team building. Scenic cliffs, ancient harbour, active fishery, Norman Castle, portal Dolmen, Martello Towers, ancient churches. We will enchant and inspire you.
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“local history” (10 reviews)
“rock hopping” (6 reviews)
“his knowledge” (7 reviews)
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7 Balglass Road, Howth D13 YR12, Ireland
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Really enjoyable walk, beautiful, tailored to the groups fitness. Shane was a great guide, very informative and good fun. It was a great experience, we saw stunning views from a height, walking through a wooded area with dappled light coming through the leaves as we...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Shane took us on a fabulous four-hour hike in the woods and along the cliffs of Howth, where we saw spectacular views and learned tons about the area, its history and its legends. Shane and Sinead were excellent guides/hosts and really knowledgeable about the area,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took part in a recent hike with Shane. A real treasure trove of local knowledge on seaside Howth and the views on the hike were amazing. Not to be missed.

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shaneshowth, Owner at Shane's Howth Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Eoin O, Thanks for the kind words, it was great to have you out and its a joy to share it in this hot weather. Is mise, le meas, Shane

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Conor took us on a long and very informative hike. He was friendly and very informative. Strongly recommend it. Make sure you wear comfortable walking/hiking shoes and bring a camera.

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shaneshowth, Owner at Shane's Howth Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi JDNFAM, It was great to have you out here and Conor told me he had a blast too. Thanks for the kind words . is mise, le meas, Shane

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Sharil G
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Sharil, Lara R pretty much nails it there. Good trainers will always do, though they may get dirty and your feet might be damp if its wet, hiking boots do a good job and mind your ankles, but they can slow you down and lack... More
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