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Rural Pub Tours

Castle Street | City Hall building end of Castle street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 495 8111
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I have done this tour many times and always send people that are going to be in Dublin on this... read more

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Laguna Hills, California
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Experience true Irish pub culture, visit the pubs the locals visit. Take in some of Ireland's most picturesque scenery as we make our way from pub to pub. Rural Pub Tours have put together exciting tours which takes you out of the City and straight to the countryside to have a real taste of rural pub life. So let us take you on an unforgettable journey through some of Ireland’s most spectacular scenery as we visit many of Ireland’s most famous pubs and some of Ireland’s not so famous hard to find pubs.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Castle Street | City Hall building end of Castle street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 495 8111

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have done this tour many times and always send people that are going to be in Dublin on this tour! Shane is an absolute legend and a fantastic tour guide! This is definitely one of the best nights in Dublin you will have!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really can't say enough good things about our tour experience. It was certainly the highlight of my trip to Ireland. Shayne was a fantastic tour guide. As soon as I met him I was instantly at ease. The tour itself should be advertised as...More

Thank shirleymurphy2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the afternoon/ evening tour on Tuesday, October 10, 2017. Shane was our guide and he was entertaining & informative. Everyone we met at the 6 pubs we visited were friendly & welcoming. Food & drinks were great too. I highly recommend booking a...More

Thank Tom V
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Shayne, our tour guide, was absolutely fantastic. He’s like a long lost cousin, with whom your friendship rekindles immediately. He was full of fun stories, songs and tips on beer and pub food. We loved all three pubs we visited. This tour is worth every...More

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We did the Dublin Mountain Tour which visited 3 pubs. What a great time. Rocky was our guide and he was wonderful. We really enjoyed the last pub, The Blue Light. It was definitely a neighborhood pub. The guys playing music that night were great....More

Thank beachbound2006
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Shane was our tour guide and it was quite possibly the best €35 we've ever spent!! From the moment he collected us the whole afternoon was perfect. Everyone at all 3 pubs were so friendly and welcoming, and Shane' s commentary was perfect in between....More

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

The tour takes you way off the beaten track, visiting such a diverse collection of fantastic pubs,so much fun & I can't recommend the lamb at Glenmalore Lodge highly enough. Shane is the perfect guide & packed with local information, he knows everyone in Ireland...More

1  Thank jamiet1970
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This was an amazing 9 hour Wicklow Mountain tour! Shane is so personable & really encourages the participants to mingle with each other as well as the locals which was great for me because I was solo! The pubs are completely off the beaten path...More

Thank Natalie W
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

This is the real thing. If you're looking for an authentic Irish pub experience, plus incredible scenery, live traditional music, and plenty of top qualify craic-- don't miss this! We took the Saturday tour with Shane from 2p to 11p and had such a great...More

Thank Shannon H
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Shane was our tour guide for the rural pub tour and he was the highlight of the tour. We enjoyed all three pubs we visited. His knowledge of the pubs was excellent. He was a great host and was the absolute highlight of the tour....More

1  Thank marussell434
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1 September 2017|
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Response from Steve Y | Reviewed this property |
Recommend eating before. You can certainly order bar snacks at any of the stops. Hope you get to do this. Awesome time! Enjoy!!
2 May 2017|
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Response from Sean Q | Reviewed this property |
We took the longer tour that ran for 7 hours. This is a perfect tour to experience the countryside and enjoy the stops along the way. We enjoyed delicious food, libations and Celtic music. Your guide Shane will ensure that... More
24 April 2017|
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Response from Gerzeygurl | Reviewed this property |
Just click on the website link from the Trip Advisor page. They offer three different tours and the pricing is shown with descriptions of each tour. Easy to book. The best time you will have in Dublin!!