Dublin & Surrounds

Whether you’re looking for a relaxing short break in the Irish countryside or a weekend shopping trip,   myholidayireland.com  can help you make the right choice.

The following itinerary can be tailored to suit your specific needs.   We can offer activities such as golfing, water sports, shopping, sight seeing and horse riding to name a few.  The price does not include car hire.  It is also possible to book additional nights etc.

Please advise us of any requests you may have and we will endeavour to fulfill your wishes.

Day 1:    Hop on Hop off

Dublin “Hop On, Hop Off” tour – just over one hour this guided tour which lasts all day and allows you explore the history and culture of Dublin at your leisure.  An all day ticket means you can hop on and off as often as you wish throughout the day. Join the tour every 30 minutes at any of the 10 bus stops and buy your ticket from the driver. Each stop is located at one of Dublin’s most interesting attractions.  All tours start and end at 59 Upper O’Connell Street, Dublin 1.  Tel +353 1 873 4222

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Day 2:   Grand Tour of Kildare with Luxury Coach and Driver guide
– Entry and Private Guided tour of Castletown House
– Entry and Private Guided tour of The National Stud, Japanese Gardens, St Fiachra’s Garden and the Horse Museum.
– Private Guided walking tour of St. Brigid’s Cathedral, the site of a Norman Castle, three medieval Abbeys and the Roundtower*.  (climbing of the tower is not included in the price)

Kildare is famous as a sporting, racing and hunting region. Racing at the Curragh, Punchestown and Naas takes place all year round, boasting some of the biggest meetings in the country’s racing calendar, including the Irish Derby in June. Near Kildare town, the Irish National Stud and neighbouring Japanese Gardens, said by experts to be the best of their kind in Europe, are attractions well worth visiting. Both were founded at the turn of the last century by Colonel Hall Walker of Johnnie Walker whiskey.  Finish your day with some shipping at Kildare Village.

You will find it difficult to resist temptation with 60 brands such as Louise Kennedy, DKNY, Juicy Couture, Brooks Brothers, Anya Hindmarch and Hugo Boss offering up to 60% off all year around.

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Day 3:     North Coast and Malahide Castle 

From the enchanting stories of Malahide Castle, one of Ireland’s oldest castles, to the unparalleled scenery at Howth Harbour; our Malahide Castle & Howth tour will not disappoint.

The tour includes a visit to (and free entry into) Malahide Castle where tour guides will take you on a journey through the history of the Talbot family and the fascinating legacy they left behind. The castle itself dates back to the 12th century and is set amidst 250 acres of expansive parkland and gardens. The castle is also home to the famous Avoca Café and food hall where you can enjoy a cake after browsing the fashion from Ireland’s top designers.

Next you’ll be whisked off to the magnificent fishing village of Howth, known as one of the world’s great seascapes. This working harbour is a hub of activity with plenty to see and do from shopping in the beautiful local boutiques to people watching from the quaint cafés and tea rooms. Whether you want to stroll along the pier, spot the seals lazing in the crystal waters or simply enjoy some fish and chips while sitting on the harbour wall, Howth has it all.

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Price includes:  Accommodation for 3 nights in Dublin City in a twin or double room. Breakfast each morning, 24hr Hop on Hop Off Bus Tour, Grand coach tour of Kildare, North Coast and Malahide Castle coach tour. 

High season Prices:

3* Hotels                                               from €502.00 per person sharing a twin/double

 4* Hotels                                              from €569.00 per person sharing a twin/double

5* Hotels                                               from €729.00 per person sharing a twin/double 

Single room  rates available upon request