From top family activities in Dublin to exciting Ireland sightseeing tours, you’ll find all kinds of fun things to do in Dublin throughout your stay. Best of all, whenever you’re looking to explore the picturesque capital of Northern Ireland, our Premier Inn hotels in Dublin are an ideal base for getting the most out of Ireland holidays.
Activities in Dublin
Top indoor activities in Dublin
Exploring top historic attractions in Dublin is a great way to start your trip. Dive into Irish history by visiting Dublin Castle – not only is it one of the most important landmarks in Ireland, but it also hosts some incredible art exhibitions and events throughout the year. The abandoned jail-turned-museum Kilmainham Gaol is another popular place to visit in Dublin, and architecture lovers won’t want to miss the incredible St Patrick’s Cathedral. After getting a taste of Irish history during days out in Dublin, why not get a taste of Ireland’s most famous drink with a trip to the Guinness Storehouse – it’s one of the top rated tours in Dublin, and with seven floors of activities to explore, it’s easy to see why.
Top outdoor activities in Dublin
Whatever the weather in Dublin, you’ll find plenty to keep all ages entertained. Lovers of the great outdoors can spend their stay exploring all the best of the Emerald Isle, whether you’re enjoying family days out in Dublin Zoo or having romantic picnics in Phoenix Park on couples breaks in Ireland. Two of the most popular places to visit in Dublin are St Stephen’s Green and the National Botanic Gardens, perfect for laid-back afternoons soaking up the great outdoors. Alternatively, if you’re looking for the best walking trails near Dublin, why not challenge yourself to walk the popular Howth Cliff Loop Trail?
Kilmainham Gaol, Dublin
Top tours in Dublin
Experience some of the best Ireland tours from Dublin during your stay. Whether you fancy guided bus tours of Dublin or day trips to some of the top attractions in Ireland, sightseeing tours are ideal for soaking up all the best of this beautiful city. Plus, thanks to the exciting variety of day trips, three day tours and even seven day tours of Ireland available, you’ll find one to suit your short break in Dublin no matter how long you’re staying for.
Best nature and wildlife tours near Dublin include the Cliffs of Moher land tour, the Killarney National Park tour, the Connemara National Park tour, the Giant’s Causeway tour, and the Wicklow tour.
Best historical tours near Dublin include Blarney Castle day trips from Dublin, day trips to the Titanic Experience in Cobh, and the Best of Irish History tour including a look around the National Irish Museum.
Best cultural tours near Dublin include the popular Game of Thrones tour from Dublin, Dublin walking tours for poetry lovers exploring important sites for James Joyce and W.B. Yeats, Dublin tours with locals and a tour of the most photogenic spots in Dublin.
Best rail and boat tours near Dublin include the Galway tour from Dublin, the Waterford Crystal and Kilkenny rail tour, exciting boat tours on the River Liffey by the Ha’penny Bridge, a six day Ireland rail tour from Dublin, and a boat cruise around the Cliffs of Moher.