Tours & activities in Dublin

3-hour Dublin Private City Tour

Enjoy a comprehensive overview of Dublin's fascinating history and must-see sites with your private tour guide

ABOUT THE 3-hour Dublin Private City Tour

This 3-hour private tour will introduce you to Dublin's top attractions and walk you through the history of the Irish capital. Your local private tour guide will take you to must-see sights such as Dublin Castle, the Temple Bar, Trinity College, St Stephen's Green and much more!


Explore Dublin in-depth, together with your expert private guide

Discover both famous landmarks and the hidden gems in between them on this 3-hour private tour. Covering famous attractions such as Dublin Castle, Temple Bar, Trinity College and the Chester Beatty Library, this in-depth option allows you room to explore other fascinating treasures and tales of the Irish capital.

You’ll be led to the Spire Monument, St Stephen’s Green, Dublin’s medieval walls, and Leinster House (seat of the ‘Oireachtas’, the Irish legislature), all while tackling topics as fascinating as the Irish language and its role in Irish national identity.

Explore Dublin at your own pace

This 3-hour private tour covers the main must-see sights of Dublin at a leisurely pace. You also have the option of stopping for a coffee or a snack partway through. More time with your expert local guide means that you’ll get great inside scoops about museums, theatres, clubs or about the best local food and wines that will make the rest of your trip to Dublin a memorable one.

Only have time to see the top attractions in Dublin? Choose our 2-hour Highlights Private Tour instead! 


Is your preferred starting time or date not available online? Do you have something more specific in mind? Do not hesitate to contact us here

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Your 3-hour Dublin Private City Tour starts starts at the Barnardo Square next to City Hall

  • Dublin Castle
  • Dubh Linn
  • Viking remains
  • Temple Bar
  • Georgian Dublin
  • Famous writers
  • Irish language
  • The Spire Monument
  • St. Stephen’s Green
  • U2 - Origins of the rock legend
  • Dublin’s medieval walls
  • Christ Church Cathedral
  • Chester Beatty Library
  • Trinity College


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Inclusions & exclusions
What’s included
  • Private walking tour
  • Local English-speaking guide
Additional Information
  • Most popular starting times available online
  • We can adapt the tour for you, even when booking online! You will be asked some questions during the checkout process to help us better tailor the tour to the needs of your group
  • Full refund for cancellations with more than 72 hours notice
  • Invoice available after tour date
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With a private tour, you're the boss!


Whether you’re travelling with a group, or simply want your own private guide, SANDEMANs private tours offer you the flexibility to name your time, meeting point and what you specifically want covered, all at some of the best prices in Dublin.

We believe in supporting local communities and are committed to giving a voice to some of Dublin's best local freelance tour guides, who passionately share the city's history and culture with their own unique and always-entertaining style.

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Tailor your experience with a SANDEMANs private tour

  • Expert guides
  • Regular and bespoke options available
  • Pick-up service from your hotel or hostel available
  • Variety of languages available
  • Excellent customer service support


Participation in tours promoted by SANDEMANs NEW Europe is strictly on a voluntary basis. Neither SANDEMANs NEW Europe, nor the self-employed freelance guides who are the providers of the tours promoted by SANDEMANs NEW Europe, will be held responsible in any way for injuries to body or property incurred during tours. The tour guides reserve the right to deny participation in any tour, to any person, for any reason. Thank you for your understanding.


I am travelling alone; can I book a Private Tour?

Yes, absolutely!

Is there a maximum capacity per group?

Yes, for us to guaranty the quality of the tour, each tour guide can take a maximum of 30 people.

Larger groups can book two private tours online or contact us at for further quotations.

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