The Dublin Bus Sightseeing Hop On Hop Off Tour allows you to see the city’s essential attractions in a 90-minute tour with live commentary. Get off at any one of 30 stops. Get on again at no extra charge.
There are two routes: the Purple route covers city centre attractions, while the Pink route explores Dublin Docklands attractions. Book online up to 1 hour before departure. Run by the State transport company, Dublin Bus.
Meeting point – Dublin Bus, 59 Upper O’Connell Street, Dublin 1 or at any of the 30 hop off points.
Daily. Tour every 15 mins or so. Purple route – first bus 9.00 am, last bus 5.00 pm. Pink route – first bus 9.45 am, last bus 4.35 pm. [During the summer months, the finishing time for the tours is later than shown here].
The price for the tour includes a free walking tour of Dublin with Pat Liddy. Also included is free entry into the charming Little Museum of Dublin, normally €8.
www.dublinsightseeing.ie (click on “Hop on Hop off” in the left hand panel)
Tel: 01 703 3028
Adults €22 for 2 days (get an extra 15% off when you book online); 2 kids under 14 free with a fare-paying adult.