James Joyce and Dublin.

Tour Number

Activity Level

542728


Categories

Museums / Culture, Local Experience, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Follow Joyce's life and characters with your local private guide


This walk around central Dublin brings you to over 20 sites associated with Joyce's books- Dubliners, Portrait of the Artist, Ulysses and Finnegan's Wake.

The locations will offer an insight into both Joyce's life and times and pinpoint actual places mentioned in his works.

Short readings will capture events from his books and the history and social life of Edwardian Dublin will be explored.

Joyce's relationship with Nora Barnacle will be explained and a visit to Swenys chemist shop included.

An optional visit to the James Joyce centre can be included. Entrance fee €5pp. Closed on Mondays.

Itinerary

Locations associated with Joyce's life and works include-

Sweneys chemist shop,
Oscar Wilde's house,
Nassau street/Finn's hotel
Davy Byrne's pub,
Liffey river,
O'Connell street,
Gresham hotel,
North Great George's street,
Belvedere college,
Eccles street.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 3 hours

Tours usually start at 10am or 2pm but can be moved if requested.

Please wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather.

Transportation

Walking.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services

Other: Guiding services.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 Euros - Just enough for coffee, water etc.
There is a €5 entrance fee to the James Joyce centre if an optional visit is required. Closed Mondays.

What’s Extra

  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Entrance fee, €5pp, James Joyce centre (closed Mondays and certain holidays).

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

    542728


    Categories

    Museums / Culture, Local Experience, City

    Details

    Kid Friendly: No.

    Friendly: Yes.

    Maximum travelers: 8

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent)

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