Tour Code: 8954P5
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
This tour offers unique access to two of Ireland’s must see top attractions: St. Patrick’s Cathedral and Dublin's Medieval Quarter. This tour is led by a professional engaging local guide who will lead the group to St Patrick's Cathedral with Skip the Line access for a truly inspiring insight into the interior highlights of this Gothic masterpiece.
This tour will continue into the historic medieval heart of the city, where tour guests will experience a fascinating walk covering over 1500 years of rich history through the medieval streets of Dublin. Along the way, discover some of Dublin’s top scenic highlights brought to live by a professional and passionate local guide who'll share unforgettable stories of Irish traditions, both new and old – all in less than two and a half hours!
This tour offers unique access to two of Ireland’s top attractions: St. Patrick’s Cathedral and Dublin Castle. Enter St Patrick's Cathedral with Skip the Line access for a truly inspiring insight into one of the most visited historical attractions in Ireland. Once inside the Cathedral's immense wall discover incredible tales of St Patrick the patron saint of Ireland and other famous historical figures who shaped the course of Irish history and culture. St. Patrick's Cathedral stands on the original wooden church erected in this spot in the 5th century but was rebuilt at the end of the 13th century to reflect its Gothic splendor. Must see relics in the cathedral's history include statues, beautiful stained glass, and outstanding interior decorations for tour guests to marvel at as they walk through on a fully guided interior visit.
This tour continues Into historic heart of the city, you’ll visit Dublin Castle, originally built in the 13th century on a Viking site and rebuilt several times over the centuries. The seat of English Administration in Ireland for 700 years, its rich history includes having been a military fortress, prison, treasury, and a court of law. Our guide will lead you on an exterior tour of the Gardens, the original Record and Octagonal Towers, the Upper and Lower State Yards. While admiring architectural details, you’ll hear intriguing tales about the unique statue of the Lady of Justice that watches over the Castle, the unsolved disappearance of the Irish Crown Jewels, the famous Gothic Count, and more including some of Dublin's top highlights including Trinity College, as well as St Patrick's famous Baptismal Well that was believed to be the same well used by St. Patrick in the 5th century to baptize Christian converts as well as the Georgian masterpiece residence of Powerscourt Town Center, the official Molly Malone Statue, St Georges Street Victorian Shopping Arcade. Enjoy Dublin's fascinating history, while visiting scenic highlights brought to live by a professional and passionate local guide who'll share unforgettable stories of Irish traditions, both new and old – all in less than two and a half hours!