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Dublin Gravedigger Ghost Tour

Dublin Gravedigger Ghost Tour
Departs From: County Dublin,
Ireland

Local Information: Co. Dublin

About Dublin Gravedigger Ghost Tour

  • Dublin Gravedigger Ghost Tour

Tour Code: 5299GRAVE

Duration: 2 hours

Do you want to find out what happened to the lost souls of medieval, plague-ravaged Dublin? This bus tour is your chance to do just that! Visit eerie yet impressive local sites such as Dublin Castle where haunting historical events took place. Learn how gravediggers snatched bodies at local cemeteries. Don't miss out on this opportunity to discover Dublin's haunted past and find traces of the city’s sinister legacy on this ghost-filled walking tour.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Extreme Ireland, Dublin, County Dublin

Tour departs from 37 College Green, Dublin 2

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: St. Audoen's Church

The gravedigger ghost bus tour starts at Trinity College where your guide will transport you back some 600 years ago to when the old Augustinian Priory and of course the plague house were there. The latter of which the guide is all too familiar with… But just ignore the coughing and listen to his tales of a plague-ravaged Dublin.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Kilmainham Gaol, Dublin, County Dublin

Hear an account of plague victims trying to soothe their wounds in the waters of the city’s drinking supplies.
Learn about the mayors schemes to try and keep the disease at bay, and discover the fates of all those poor souls who found themselves infected with the disease. Many were ostracised, but some suffered an end much, much worse.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Bully's Acre

Many believed that the plague was the end of days, but the history of Dublin and its horrors continued. Join your guide as he takes you through the weird and wonderful events that have taken place in times gone by, unearthing legends and ghosts from Dublin’s past.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: John Kavanagh

This tour includes a free ghoulish (alcoholic) drink at The Gravedigger's Pub in Glasnevin. Learn the history of Gravedigging at the haunted gates of Glasnevin Cemetery.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Extreme Ireland

Arrive back in the city centre at 10pm.

Duration: 5 minutes

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