The tour visits the final resting place of Daniel O'Connell, Ireland's 'Liberator' from the penal laws; Michael Collins, Freedom Fighter and Minister for Finance in the first Dail; Eamon DeValera, 1916 veteran, 7 times Taoiseach...
This tour aims to give a flavour of historical and contemporary Dublin through its built environment. It will trace its development from 9th Century Viking trading post to Medieval capital of English lordship in Ireland.
Dublin photo tours are comprised of photography tuition, courses and tours of Ireland's capital city, Dublin. Tours can also be tailor made to locations outside Dublin.
Approx: 1:30 - 2:00 (hrs)
Gradient: Flat with moderate hills
Our tour begins in Howth village, with a short walk to the entrance of Deerpark estate and onto Howth Castle. Here we explain the local history from the Viking past right up until the present day. We learn the history of the castle and we take a walk through the world renowned Rhododendron gardens with over 400 recorded species. Their beautiful seasonal colours are sure to impress.
Brewery Hops of Ireland is a small group tour business that provides the food and beer enthusiast with a quality holiday experience taking in visits to artisan food producers, craft breweries and a range of sights around Ireland.