Dublin by Night Walking Tour, Dublin

Dublin by Night Walking Tour (Self Guided), Dublin

Dublin has an exciting and effervescent nightlife in its bars, clubs and live music venues. The party capital of Dublin's city center is Temple Bar with a superb range of bars, many of which host live bands. There is always something wonderful going on.

Tap your feet to traditional Irish music, rock, jazz and many other musical genres. Here you can visit one pub after another, all within a mere few footsteps of each other. This part of the city also features a number of trendy bars, where the fashionable young crowd, particularly students like to see and be seen. The Docklands area is fast becoming one of the hip places to be at night, home to some of the newest restaurants and where there are bars and cafés to suit the tastes of a diverse clientele. They run the gamut from traditional pubs to elegant and sophisticated bars.

The city’s nightlife scene is always on the move, never standing still for a single second. So there will always be something new to catch your attention. During your time in the city center area, walk across one of its most famous and photographed landmarks, the Ha'Penny Bridge. This cast iron pedestrian bridge was built in 1816 and spans the River Liffey. It was originally known as Wellington Bridge after the Duke of Wellington.
How it works: A discovery walk features a route using which you can explore a popular city neighborhood on your own. This walk, along with other self-guided walks in over 1,500 cities, can be found on the app "GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities" which can be downloaded from iTunes App Store or Google Play Store to your mobile phone or tablet. The app's built-in GPS navigation functions allow following this walk route with ease. The app works both online and offline, so no data plan is needed when traveling abroad.

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Dublin by Night Walking Tour Map

Guide Name: Dublin by Night Walking Tour
Guide Location: Ireland » Dublin
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Discovery)
Travel Distance: 2.3 Km or 1.4 Miles
Author: emily
O'Connell Street

3) O'Connell Street

O'Connell Street, The Spire

4) O'Connell Street, The Spire

O'Connel Bridge

5) O'Connel Bridge

Sir John Rogerson's Quay

8) Sir John Rogerson's Quay

Samuel Beckett Bridge

10) Samuel Beckett Bridge

Docklands, Ferryman Pub And Restaurant

11) Docklands, Ferryman Pub And Restaurant

Docklands, Convention Centre

12) Docklands, Convention Centre

Walking Tours in Dublin, Ireland

Create Your Own Walk in Dublin

Create Your Own Walk in Dublin

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A Walk with Famous Irish Writers

A Walk with Famous Irish Writers

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Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.0 Km or 3.1 Miles
A Walk Along Liffey River

A Walk Along Liffey River

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Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.1 Km or 1.3 Miles
Dublin Literary Pubs

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Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.2 Km or 1.4 Miles
Dublin Introduction Walking Tour

Dublin Introduction Walking Tour

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Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.8 Km or 2.4 Miles
Pub Crawl

Pub Crawl

The Irish in general and Dubliners in particular are known for their passion for whiskey and beer. As you embark upon a beguiling odyssey through the spirited streets of the Irish capital, you can't help noticing the reverberating vibrancy coming from its enchanting pubs. A tapestry of libation-laden lore awaits those who traverse the path of the Dublin pub crawl, guided by the siren call of...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.4 Km or 1.5 Miles

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