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Dublin Dark Side Walking Tour provided by SANDEMANs NEW Europe - Dublin

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Dublin Dark Side Walking Tour

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Overview
See another side of Dublin on an evening walking tour that showcases the supernatural and terrestrial ghouls of Ireland's capital city. Your guide shares lively commentary about ghosts, rumored hauntings, murders, and cults on a tour that includes stops at St. Michan's Church, Dublin Castle, Olympia Theatre, and the Hellfire Club. Ideal for visitors and locals who want to hear more about the macabre side of Dublin.
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You'll start at
Joy of Chá
10 Essex St E, Temple Bar, Dublin, D02 TF24, IrelandYour Dublin Dark Side Tour starts at Joy of Chá, 10 Essex St E, Temple Bar. Look for the SANDEMANs NEW Europe team with a red t-shirt and red umbrella.
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  • Pass by Joy of Chá
  • 1
    Dublin Castle
    Stop: 45 minutes -
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    St. Michan's Church
    Stop: 35 minutes -
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  • 3
    Olympia Theatre
    Stop: 35 minutes -
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  • 4
    Smithfield Square
    Stop: 35 minutes -
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You'll end at
Smithfield
Smithfield, Dublin, IrelandYour Dublin Dark Side Tou usually finishes in Smithfield Square.
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Highlights
  • Walking tour proceeds at a leisurely pace suitable for most people
  • Hear insightful commentary from an entertaining guide
  • Evening tour allows time for other activities during the day
  • Get an overview of Dublin attractions with a ghoulish twist
Important Information
Departure Point
Joy of Chá, 10 Essex St E, Temple Bar, Dublin, D02 TF24, Ireland
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
Smithfield, Dublin, Ireland
Inclusions
  • Local guide
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • The independent guides who employ us to market their tours have your best interests in mind; while the tour usually includes the sites & stories mentioned and lasts about 2.5 hours, your tour may vary depending on what your guide thinks is best for your group
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Children up to 13 years old are welcome to join this tour for free. We reserve the right to ask for a valid ID for children joining our tours
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Adelei D wrote a review Mar 2020
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Very interesting! learned a lot about Ireland’s history. our tour guide was great and was very knowledgeable
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Sabine H wrote a review Mar 2020
Berlin, Germany2 contributions1 helpful vote
Ciaran did a great job walking us through some of the darker episodes of the city. It was highly enjoyable and great fun despite the chilly and wet weather. Definitely recommend this tour!
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TopDogTours wrote a review Mar 2020
New York City, New York14 contributions3 helpful votes
My husband and I took the Dark Side Tour with Jason and had a really great time. Jason has a great sense of humor and was constantly making the group laugh. I take a Ghost Tour every time I travel and this one was unique in that it wasn't trying to be scary but to show the crazy
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Veronica H wrote a review Mar 2020
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This was so much fun! Our tour guide Jason was very knowledgable and his charisma really made the stories come alive. He did an amazing job! Absolutely would do this again!
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Dani wrote a review Mar 2020
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John was fantastic and it was our favourite thing we did whilst in Dublin. He was so passionate and knowledgeable. I couldn't recommend any more highly.
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By: SANDEMANs NEW Europe - Dublin
Gabrielle B
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Free Walking Tour Dublin
BIG thank you to John for coming out and showing the few of us a really great time around Dublin. Loved the great s
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Miastubs
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Must do this tour if you visit Dublin!
Our walking tour with Ciarán was fantastic! He was so knowledgeable and it was really nice to have a guide born and
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SWH100
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Excellent walking tour with Ciarán
Such an excellent walking tour with Ciarán. He was funny, knowledgable and a real story teller. We learn a lot and
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LenaL2735
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Free Walking Tour
My friend and i did the free walking tour with Wally and it was AMAZING. Hes such a funny guy and knows a looot abo
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Brittany A
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Adam was the best tour guide!
My husband and I have been on several Sandeman Tours. Amsterdam, London, and a couple of times in Brussels so we ar
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lakshmi_tn
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Sandemans Free Walking Tour with Ciarán Behan
It was a wonderful tour - mainly because of our tour guide, Ciarán Behan! He kept us interested and engaged through
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muntre
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Disgrace to Ireland tour
Myself and 7 friends did the walking tour on Monday morning around the Dublin Castle area. (We left tour after 1 ho
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940terryh
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Howth Day Trip Feb 19th
Wally our guide was GREAT!!! He was very knowledgeable, funny and just fun to be around. However, this was much mor
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GuestsB28
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Alan great guide
Despite the weather (hail at times !) Alan was an excellent guide. Kept us interested and engaged throughout the th
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Hazz Z
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Worth it, even under the rain...
Loved it! I recommend this tour so you can have context of the city and surroundings. Jorge, our guide, was able to
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Donna P
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Best walking tour!
We’ve done these free walking tours in several cities. They are always terrific - knowledgeable and entertaining gu
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ndeye94
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Free walking tour
The tour was amazing, it really worth it as we discovered things we wouldn’t know by ourselves. John, our guide was
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James Y
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Free Walking Tour
Great Walking Tour with Adam!! Shown the major tourist spots - Dublin Castle, Molly Malone, Christ Church Cathedral
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Rachaelmaree
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Great!
John was a fantastic tour guide! Lived up to the extremely highest standards we have come to expect from Sandemans
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chriswP6461BA
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Fantastic walking tour with Carl
Thoroughly enjoyed the tour. Carl was very knowledgeable and honest about the history. Alot of recommendations for
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Key Details
  • Duration: 2h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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