Dublin's writers and their haunts - Private Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

542726


Categories

City, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: No. Most writers work has an adult theme so not suitable for children.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

A tour designed to highlight the many diverse literary lives of the city.


Dublin has a renowned reputation for famous writers and is a UNESCO city of literature.

Find out what inspired Bram Stoker to write Dracula, where Joyce first met his muse, Nora Barnacle.

See Oscar Wilde's lifesize statue and home and hear of his tragic life.

Visit the Abbey threatre founded by WB Yeats and learn of the riots that marred it's early history.

Visit the hallowed halls of Trinity College and hear of it's long literary tradition from Swift to Beckett.

See the pubs associated with Behan, Kavanagh and Flann O'Brian and perhaps sample a pint of the black stuff!

All this and frequent readings highlighting the witty and diverse work of the literary set.

Itinerary

Start at Trinity College front gate, Nassau Street, Swenys Chemist,
Merrion Square, Grafton Street, Temple Bar, O'Connell Street.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Monument/Building

Duration: 3 hours

Tours usually start at 10am and 2pm but can be changed on request.

Transportation

Walking tour but public transport can be used if required.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 Euros - Coffee, Guinness optional.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Restrictions

I am not a driver but can accompany you in a car or coach if required.

Certain attractions like Dublin Castle, Kilmainham Goal have their own in-house guides, so I do not guide there but can accompany you.

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    Tour Price

    234 USD(for up to 8 people) (duration: 3 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    542726


    Categories

    City, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

    Details

    Kid Friendly: No. Most writers work has an adult theme so not suitable for children.

    Friendly: Yes.

    Maximum travelers: 8

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent)

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