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Shane's Howth Hikes

7 Balglass Road, Howth D13 YR12, Ireland
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Dublin's best day tour, only 30 minutes from the city centre and airport. Explore Howth, a charming peninsula in the Dublin Bay UNESCO Biosphere, with a local. Guided hikes and historical walks. Our hikes take you through magical woodland, jungle, and by sublime cliffs and coastline. Immerse yourself in nature, wildlife abounds in Howth. Seals, porpoises, gannets, cormorants, falcons, and more. We bring Irish history and culture to life. For individual travellers, groups, and corporate team building. Scenic cliffs, ancient harbour, active fishery, Norman Castle, portal Dolmen, Martello Towers, ancient churches. We will enchant and inspire you.
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“local history” (10 reviews)
“rock hopping” (6 reviews)
“his knowledge” (7 reviews)
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7 Balglass Road, Howth D13 YR12, Ireland
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"perfect weather"
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"amazing trek"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Started with a delicious breakfast in Howth Castle, while listening to readings from Ulysses and music. Followed by an old bus ride up to the rhododendren gardens - then a leisurely stroll around the garden with Dave, our wonderful Howth historian and readings from Ulysses...More

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shaneshowth, Owner at Shane's Howth Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Jean, Thank you for your kind words, it was great to have you out and you added at least s much from the event as everyone you mention above. See you next year. is mise, le meas, Shane

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely walk with hidden wood paths, would recommend it to everyone who is up for hikes! Brilliant tour guide Conor!

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shaneshowth, Owner at Shane's Howth Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Karla, Thank you for your kind words, I will pass on your compliments to Conor. Is mise, le meas, Shane

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great challenging hike for everyone! Wow I can’t believe it took me this long to write this as it was the highlight of our trip! Shane is the most interesting man in the world. The kind of man you just want to be around....More

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shaneshowth, Owner at Shane's Howth Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Pumpedupkics, Thank you for your very kind and comprehensive review, reading it makes my lifes work worthwhile ! I look forward to welcoming you back . is mise, le meas, Shane

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our private tour guide was very knowledgeable and helpful. She even offered to drive us to the DART station afterwards, but we preferred to walk. Very nice woman!

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shaneshowth, Owner at Shane's Howth Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Ja77521, Thank you for your kind words, and i will pass your compliments on to Mairead, your guide. is mise, le meas, Shane

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Sharil G
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Sharil, Lara R pretty much nails it there. Good trainers will always do, though they may get dirty and your feet might be damp if its wet, hiking boots do a good job and mind your ankles, but they can slow you down and lack... More
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