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Shanes Howth Hikes

One of Dublin's best day tours and adventures, only 30 minutes from the city centre and airport.

Explore Howth this charming peninsula in the Dublin Bay UNESCO Biosphere with a local guide. Feel a real connection with the land and people around. This lively fishing town has a deep history. Step through many centuries of Irish history, with the Vikings, Normans, Druids and Celts.

We offer guided hikes and historical walks. Our hikes take you through magical woodlands, around world-famous cliffs and coastal paths. Howth abounds in wildlife including seals, porpoises, gannets, cormorants, falcons and more.

We bring Irish history and culture to life. We will enchant and inspire individual travelers, groups, and corporate team building.

What we offer:

Howth Safari Hike
Explore the diverse habitats of Howth with a local guide on this off-road hike. The Howth Safari is a four hour hike through the diverse and magical habitats of Howth for adventurous visitors to Dublin. Clear the mind and ignite creativity with the salty air and cool breezes on your cheeks.

Howth Harbour and Village Tour
A civilised two hour stroll around Howth Harbour and Village with a local guide. Explore the charming seafront and historic village of Howth, a fishing village in the heart of the Dublin Bay UNESCO Biosphere. Fresh salty air, stunning views, a rich maritime heritage steeped in history. Journey through time in this historic port. This tour is for the culturally curious who want to immerse themselves in local life and relive the great tales of history.

Private Group Adventures
Have an inspiring day out with family, workmates, club, stag or hen party. An alternative uplifting and exhilarating activity together. The experience and effect are all good.
Different groups have different capabilities and so we guide a hike that will get the best out of your special crew, with extra options for a picnic, refreshments or meal en route or when finished.

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