Tour Code: 6249GHOST
Duration: 2 hours
Discover the darker side of Dublin on this 2-hour bus tour around the city’s most haunted spots. As you cruise around the streets, hear about ghostly legends, body snatching and spine-chilling mysteries from your entertaining guide. Get acquainted with the sites of ghostly apparitions and the frightening stories associated with them. Take a stroll around the eerie St. James Graveyard and descend into the depths of the medieval crypt at Christ Church Cathedral.
Come evening, make your way into the center of town and hop on the ghoulish Dublin ghost bus. On Friday and Saturday nights, you can choose from two evening start times. Settle into your seat and prepare yourself for a thrilling ride around the city’s most haunted locales.
With such a strong culture of storytelling, it’s hardly surprising that tales of ghosts, ghouls and the paranormal abound in Dublin. Listen to your guide recount grisly tales and recall ghostly happenings.
As you travel around the city center, unearth the secrets of the Dublin’s shadowy past. Learn about the origins of Dublin-born Bram Stoker, the author of Gothic novel Dracula. Pass by the Royal College of Surgeons and hear about an unethical doctor whose ghost is said to still roam the corridors
Steel yourself as you step off the bus and into the creepy surroundings of St. Jame’s Graveyard. Watch as your guide demonstrates how grave robbers would have snatched corpses from sites such as this under the cover of darkness. Learn about reported ghost sightings in the area and be on the lookout — you never know who or what you may see!
Next, pay a visit to the medieval crypt at Christ Church Cathedral, if open to visitors at the time of your tour. Wander past mummified remains in the underground chamber as your guide details the history of the crypt and sinister medieval torture methods.
Having spent two hours exploring the city’s haunted sites, the bus will return to the start point where your tour finishes.