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  • Temple Bar District is one of the most popular spots to visit in Dublin on all Ireland vacations.
  • Samuel Beckett Bridge
  • Dublin
  • Guinness Storehouse

Dublin is a fairly compact city and a great place to explore on foot when on Ireland vacations.  You will be immediately impressed wit the lovely Georgian style architecture as well as the interesting streets filled with landscaped gardens, small shops, restaurants, traditional pubs and picturesque public squares.  The city has a reputation for friendliness. Just stop anyone anywhere and you will be greeted immediately with great bonhomie. It’s no wonder Dublin has been voted “The Friendliest City in Europe” and is known as “The City of a Thousand Welcomes”. 

Interspersed throughout the city are some very attractive small parks and gardens which add a certain serenity and charm to Dublin.  Phoenix Park is a very extensive park and one of the largest in Europe.  It offers everything from a zoo to a small fort, a botanical garden, jogging trails and much more on  an Ireland vacation 

Dublin has a derived a well deserved reputation as a “literary city”.  Dublin has produced many exceptional Internationally acclaimed writers. One of its most famous is James Joyce who, in his works, has immortalized the city and its people.  The Dublin Writers Museum, which is well worth a visit, will remind you of how blessed the city has been with its large number of exceptional novelists and playwrights.  There is also a museum dedicated to James Joyce  which can be visited on Ireland trips.

The Abbey Theatre first opened its doors in 1904. Despite losing its original building to a fire in 1951, it has remained active to the present day. It was the first state-subsidized theatre in the English-speaking world. The Abbey has served as a nursery for many of the leading Irish playwrights and actors of the 20th century. 

For culture buffs, one must, on Ireland vacations, visit Trinity College library where the Book of Kells is housed. This book, believed to have been written around 800 AD, contains the four Gospels of the New Testament. Also the National Museum of Ireland will be a must for those interested in Archaeology. Imposing Dublin Castle, a landmark in the city, dates from the 18th Century although the site is much older. It was the seat of Government for the British until 1922. 

Other points of interest include the Guinness Factory or rather the Guinness Storehouse within the brewery where, not only will you enjoy a customized tour showing the brewing process but also the history of a company which dates back to 1759.  After the tour, one is provided with a complimentary “pint” in a 360 degree panoramic lounge with amazing views of the rooftops of the city.  The Jameson Distillery offers whiskey enthusiasts an opportunity to tour the distillery including a tasting.  Visiting a jail may not be on the top of everyone’s wish list but Kilmainham Gaol which is now a museum, played an important part in Irish history as many leaders of Irish rebellions were imprisoned and some executed in the prison. Who can resist a visit to a venue called the National Leprechaun Museum which is dedicated to Irish mythology and folklore. You will find yourself in a leprechaun-sized world and take a journey to the end of the rainbow to see if the elusive crock of gold really exists.

For evening entertainment, there are the many typical Dublin pubs almost all with their own individual character. One area specializing in evening attractions is Temple Bar, a cobblestoned cultural enclave of galleries, restaurants and hopping pubs, all to be enjoyed on Ireland tours.

Extend your Stay

Consider an additional stopover to your Ireland vacation at one of Goway's other European destinations. You can choose from  a Paris vacation, a London vacation or an Amsterdam vacation. This can be done stopping over en route to or from Ireland.

Dublin, Ireland

  • All Ireland Explorer Mini Coach Tour: Dublin to Dublin

    This short Ireland tour is the perfect addition to a trip around the British Isles, or an ideal extension to a Dublin city break, taking in Galway, Connemara and Burren before returning to the capital.
    Duration:
    9 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,755
    Trip Type:
    Escorted Coach Touring, Small Group Touring
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  • Classic Ireland Self Drive: Dublin to Dublin

    Spend a week discovering Ireland on a leisurely self-drive itinerary which mainly covers the beautiful and rugged west coast of the country including Galway, Connemara, Killarney, The Ring of Kerry and The Dingle. Also spend a little time in Dublin.
    Duration:
    8 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 434
    Trip Type:
    Self-Drives, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • A Flavour of Ireland Coach Touring: Dublin to Dublin

    Discover the delights of the south and the west of the Emerald Isle – from rugged cliffs and wild scenery to historic castles and green swards, you will inevitably succumb to the charms of Ireland on this 5 day tour.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 742
    Trip Type:
    Escorted Coach Touring
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  • A Taste of Dublin & Galway Self Drive

    Focused on two of its most popular cities, this Ireland tour is designed for maximum flexibility, with some superb day trips on offer to explore the nearby sights.
    Duration:
    9 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Self-Drives, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Complete Ireland Mini Coach: Dublin to Dublin

    The complete Ireland tour from Belfast to Dublin, this trip takes you to the most famous sights and towns of the Emerald Isle, from the staggering Giant’s Causeway to the delicate crystal of Waterford.
    Duration:
    11 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,235
    Trip Type:
    Escorted Coach Touring, Small Group Touring
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  • 14 Day Spaceship Rental Road Trip

    If you’ve never thought about travelling through the United Kingdom and Ireland by Spaceship, now’s the time to start. Pick up your 2Berth – Alpha Spaceship in London and create the road-trip of your dreams.
    Duration:
    14 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 599
    Trip Type:
    Ideas for 18 to 30 Somethings, Self-Drives, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Classic British Isles

    Explore three great capitals of the British Isles, passing from Dublin to Edinburgh to London to look upon the Book of Kells at Trinity College Library, summit towering Edinburgh Castle on Castle Rock, and see the Tower of London, Big Ben, and Buckingham Castle in the heart of the United Kingdom.
    Duration:
    9 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,557
    Trip Type:
    Small Group Touring
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  • Corners of Southern Ireland Dublin Backroads Dublin

    Explore the colourful southern end of the Emerald Isle on this Ireland tour that takes you to the Cliffs of Moher, the Ring of Kerry, historic Kilkenny and much more.
    Duration:
    6 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,746
    Trip Type:
    Small Group Touring
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  • Dublin: Stopover, City Break

    Ireland’s historic capital beckons on this short Dublin city break, designed to let you see the best of the city in limited time. Familiar, yet steeped firmly in its own unique culture, let this be your first stop in discovering the Emerald Isle.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 983
    Trip Type:
    Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Elegant Ireland Self Drive: Dublin to Galway

    Explore the Emerald Isle in style and at your own pace. This self-drive Ireland tour takes you from Dublin to Waterford, Limerick, the Cliffs of Moher and many more picturesque parts of the country.
    Duration:
    9 Days
    Prices From:
    AU$ 1,696
    Trip Type:
    Family Vacations, Self-Drives, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Escape to Ireland

    Explore the enchanting west coast of Ireland and some of its most famous highlights. This tour is a perfect trip for those who want to travel with a group that feels like family, but be given free time to discover what interests you most.
    Duration:
    7 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,255
    Trip Type:
    Escorted Coach Touring, Small Group Touring
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  • Escape to the West: South West Ireland Mini Coach: Dublin to Dublin

    This small group Ireland tour departs from Dublin, taking in the Ring of Kerry, the Cliffs of Moher, and the world’s oldest distillery, combining the culture, natural beauty, and tastes of Ireland.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 902
    Trip Type:
    Escorted Coach Touring, Small Group Touring
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  • Explore Ireland: Dublin to Dublin Escorted Coach Tour

    Experience the charms and attractions of this friendly country taking in all the highlights including visits to both Dublin and Belfast. Marvel at the spectacular beauty of the West and North Atlantic coastal scenery plus have lake cruises, pony rides, walking tours and much more.
    Duration:
    12 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,030
    Trip Type:
    Escorted Coach Touring
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  • Flavour of Ireland with Air Land from North America

    Discover the delights of the south and the west of the Emerald Isle – from rugged cliffs and wild scenery to historic castles and green swards, you will inevitably succumb to the charms of Ireland on this 6 day air-included tour.
    Duration:
    7 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,976
    Trip Type:
    Escorted Coach Touring, Single Friendly, Vacation Packages with Airfare
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  • Game of Thrones & Ireland's Movies: Self Drive

    Game of Thrones fans will find this Ireland tour especially thrilling as it takes in locations and sights featured in the show. For others, it’s a tour of Ireland at its most photogenic.
    Duration:
    8 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 724
    Trip Type:
    Self-Drives, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Glimpse of Ireland: The North

    Starting and finishing in Dublin, on this self drive tour of the north of the Emerald Isle, you will have time to discover, at your leisure, historic sites, battlefields, Belfast itself, the Giant’s Causeway and above all, the beauty of the Irish countryside.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 331
    Trip Type:
    Self-Drives, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Glimpse of Ireland: The South-West

    Discover the beauty and the heritage of Ireland with a self drive car allowing flexible stops en route at Kildare, Cashel, Killarney, the Ring of Kerry, the village of Adare and Limerick. This is the ideal tour when time is limited.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 331
    Trip Type:
    Self-Drives, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Ireland & the Emerald Isle Back Roads: Dublin to Dublin

    An in-depth circular Back Roads tour itinerary of Ireland’s lush green landscapes and coastal magnificence combined with the country’s colourful history and culture make this a must for anyone wishing to enjoy the very essence of the Emerald Isle.
    Duration:
    12 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,644
    Trip Type:
    Escorted Coach Touring, Small Group Touring
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  • Northern Ireland & the Atlantic Coast: Dublin to Dublin

    From Dublin, combine the gentle beauty of the Antrim coast and glens with the wild and rugged west coast of Ireland. Add visits to Belfast, Londonderry and the Giant’s Causeway and you have a well rounded insight into some of Ireland’s most outstanding regions.
    Duration:
    6 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,226
    Trip Type:
    Escorted Coach Touring, Small Group Touring
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  • Shannon Princess: Classic Inland Ireland Barge Cruise

    Cruise from Dublin and sail through the lush green landscapes of Ireland. Experience events and places that are typically “Irish” such as a haunted castle, an artisan crafts village, a whisky distillery and enjoy visits to local pubs and hear authentic Irish music.
    Duration:
    7 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 5,023
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • The All Ireland Rail Coach Tour: Dublin to Dublin

    What better way to see the Emerald Isle than by rail? This Ireland tour takes you to many of the country’s most famous sights, all with comfortable accommodation and reserved rail seats.
    Duration:
    7 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,379
    Trip Type:
    Escorted Coach Touring, Rail Travel Ideas
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  • The Belmond Grand Hibernian

    For those seeking a unique style of Ireland tour, rail vacations aboard Belmond Grand Hibernian are sure to deliver. The train offers 3-day and 5-day journeys, as well as a 7-day journey that combines the first two itineraries. All itineraries begin and end in Dublin and include daily meals, drinks, excursions, and guides.
    Duration:
    3-7 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 4,268
    Trip Type:
    Luxury and Beyond, Rail Travel Ideas, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • The Royal Atlantic Ireland Tour by Rail & Coach: Dublin to Dublin

    Uncover Cork, the Ring of Kerry, the Cliffs of Moher, and the Aran Islands on this superb Ireland tour that mixes train and coach travel, letting you experience the country at its finest.
    Duration:
    5 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Escorted Coach Touring, Rail Travel Ideas
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  • Unforgettable Ireland Coach: Touring Dublin to Dublin

    The Emerald Isle has always charmed visitors with not only its warm and friendly people but also with its lush and sometimes dramatic scenery, its historic castles and its rolling countryside. Add to this time in its colourful capital and you will not forget Ireland.
    Duration:
    8 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,209
    Trip Type:
    Escorted Coach Touring
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  • West Coast Explorer Irish (Small Group): Dublin to Dublin

    Experience some of Ireland’s most beautiful and dramatic landscapes including the breathtaking Connemara National Park, the country’s wildest region. Enjoy a drive along the Atlantic Coast visiting the remarkable Cliffs of Moher plus spend time in small but attractive ancient towns.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 515
    Trip Type:
    Escorted Coach Touring, Small Group Touring
    Ireland See Trip Details
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