Howth safari hiking tour
Activities

Howth safari hiking tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: See calendar
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 4 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Immerse yourself in nature as you hike the Howth Peninsula
  • Relive the history of the area as you explore with your guide
  • Discover the seasonal delights of Howth
What to expect

Take part in the award-winning Howth hiking tour that connects you with the land, sea and the sky of the UNESCO Dublin Biosphere. A world away yet only 25 minutes from the city center. Get off the beaten track and explore the Howth guided tours, getting under the skin of Dublin and Ireland.

The guides are all Howth natives with their own unique insight. This is a beautiful coastal experience all year round and now also a favourite with locals.

Dive into the nature and history of Ireland on the award-winning Howth hiking tour around Howth head. Tune your senses and spirit to the ancient druids of Howth. Feel and sense the romance at Aideen's Grave, a druidic altar as old as the pyramids. Follow the secret paths and trails through the woodlands and heathlands to views, that HG Wells described as the most beautiful in the world.

Small groups make sure you don’t get lost in the crowd. Follow WB Yeats' Fairy Road down to the sea and cliffs taking steps into the myths and legends of 10,000 years. Experience a natural high and let the stunning Howth hiking tour become a part of you forever.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
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  • What's included
    • Guided tour
    What's not included
    • Food and drinks
    Reduced price
    • Students (age 18-24 and in full-time education)
    • Groups of 5-13 people (age 18-99)
    Where
    • 7 Harbour Rd, Howth, Dublin, Ireland
    Meeting point:

    Please meet your guide at the Howth Tourism Information Centre on Harbour Road. It's only 5 minutes walk from the Dart Station.

    What to remember
    • This tour is not suitable for children, it is only available for adults 18 years old and over
    • This tour is suitable for healthy pregnant women
    • Thus tour is unsuitable for those with limited mobility
    • The maximum number of participants is 13 people
    • Students should bring a valid ID card
    • Please keep an eye on the weather and consider bringing a light waterproof, gloves, scarf and a hat, in a backpack with water and a snack
    • Be ready to walk for 10-15 km (6-9 miles) in about 4 hours, it's recommended that you wear trainers, boots or sturdy shoes
    • If you're part of a group of 5 to 13 people, please select the group ticket option at checkout for a reduced rate
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Shane's Howth Adventures
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the experience begins.

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