Dublin: Experience Malahide and Howth with a Local

Dublin: Experience Malahide and Howth with a Local
Private & Custom Tours > Private Sightseeing Tours > Private Tours
$118.35
Duration: 8 hours
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Description

On this personalised experience, enjoy a day out of the city and discover Dublin’s stunning north coast, soaking up its history and enjoying the fresh sea air. With a Local Host by your side, visit Malahide Castle with its 250 acres of lush parkland and Victorian Botanical Gardens. After exploring the castle and its beautifully preserved medieval interior, head to the historic village of Howth to explore its charming streets, see the friendly local seals hanging out on the pier and try the famous fish and chips! This fishing village is a favourite escape for Dubliners, and with such a picturesque harbour and panoramic views over Dublin Bay you’ll soon see why

What you'll do

Join a like-minded Local Host to get out of the city for a day and explore Dublin’s beautiful north coast, from the historic Malahide Castle to the picturesque fish village of Howth, and all the stunning scenery in between!

Visit the 12th century Malahide Castle, which was home to the Talbot family for over 800 years. Explore it’s beautiful parklands, walk through the Victorian Walled and Botanical Gardens and soak up the history of the place as you discover its medieval era decor and period furnishings.

From here, head to the charming fishing village of Howth, where harbour is dotted with fishing boats and the pier is home to a friendly group of seals! Explore this village which has roots dating back to the Viking era, then taste the famous fish and chips that Howth is known for! 

Head up Howth Summit, where you’ll find stunning panoramic views of Dublin Bay and the city in the distance see if you can spot St. Anne’s Park and Bull Island!

Get recommendations from your Local Host for other day trips you can make from Dublin, so you can discover more of the real local culture and get a feel for the region’s rich heritage. 


What to expect

* Join a Local Host to make the one hour journey north of Dublin to visit Malahide Castle 
* Explore the 12th century castle, its parklands and Victorian botanical garden
* Visit the charming village of Howth, where you can explore the harbour and see seals on the pier 
* Enjoy the village’s famous fish and chips! 
* Head up Howth Summit where you’ll find panoramic views over Dublin Bay 

On this personalised experience, enjoy a day out of the city and discover Dublin’s stunning north coast, soaking up its history and enjoying the fresh sea air. With a Local Host by your side, visit Malahide Castle with its 250 acres of lush parkland and Victorian Botanical Gardens. After exploring the castle and its beautifully preserved medieval interior, head to the historic village of Howth to explore its charming streets, see the friendly local seals hanging out on the pier and try the famous fish and chips! This fishing village is a favourite escape for Dubliners, and with such a picturesque harbour and panoramic views over Dublin Bay you’ll soon see why