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Private Driver Guided Tour of Dublin provided by John's Tours of Ireland

Private Driver Guided Tour of Dublin

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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
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Plexiglass screen between the driver seat and passengers
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Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Dublin
    Or, you can also get picked up
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  • 1
    Saint Patrick's Cathedral
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Dublin Castle
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Guinness Storehouse
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Pass by
    Halfpenny Bridge Market
    Merrion Square
  • You'll end at
    Dublin
    Dublin, Ireland
    City landmark by arrangement
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
Dublin, Ireland
Duration
8h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Bottled water
Exclusions
  • Entry/Admission - Saint Patrick's Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - Dublin Castle
  • Entry/Admission - The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition
  • Entry/Admission - Guinness Storehouse
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Wheel chairs and strollers can be accommodated folded in the trunk providing the user can get into the car unaided
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
5Reviews
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mark d wrote a review Sep 2019
Boston, Massachusetts3 contributions1 helpful vote
My wife and I just finished an 8 day tour of Ireland with John. We saw Ireland from coast to coast with so much in between! Be it the City of Dublin, Galway, The Cliffs of Moher, The Dingle Peninsula or the many quaint towns and villages along the way we saw it all and more.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from john d, Owner at Private Driver Guided Tour of Dublin
Responded 26 Sep 2019
Thank you so much it was pleasure and I am so glad you enjoyed it.
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Mimi K wrote a review Sep 2019
11 contributions4 helpful votes
John was a great tour guide. He picked up our Family of 12 at our VRBO and gave us a comprehensive tour of our requested sites in Dublin.
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Trip643730 wrote a review Aug 2019
1 contribution1 helpful vote
John researched two of our ancestors who left Ireland in the 1750's. There are not many records from that era unless your ancestor was rich or a criminal. John tracked the family name and connected it to the area where the family name was or could now be found. We visited
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from john d, Owner at Private Driver Guided Tour of Dublin
Responded 16 Aug 2019
Thank you it was a pleasure to connect you with your Irish roots.
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Judy B wrote a review Aug 2019
1 contribution1 helpful vote
John picked up us in Dublin from our cruise ship, and took us to Belfast and the Titanic Museum. It was a great day, John is so knowledgeable about the history of Ireland and really explained it well. He kept us well entertained for the whole day. His vehicle was immaculate
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from john d, Owner at Private Driver Guided Tour of Dublin
Responded 5 Aug 2019
Thank you. It was a pleasure
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About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: John's Tours of Ireland
WheninRomeIdothis2
WheninRomeIdothis2
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Fantastic City tour of Dublin
Had an absolutely wonderful tour with John. He was knowledgeable, friendly, and so helpful in showing us the city
MtHoodCoug
MtHoodCoug
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One of the Highlights of our Trip!
A day long tour of Dublin with John. He is very knowledgeable in Irish history and tells stories in a very enterta
professorUSA
professorUSA
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John = The Only Guide For Me!
I am a university professor from the US, and John is the only guide I use year after year. The students and I grea
840nelliel
840nelliel
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Great Day in Dublin!
What a wonderful way to spend the last day of our trip. John was both highly entertaining and deeply knowledgeable.
Marcus D
Marcus D
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6 Stars For Professor John!
Our family of 4 and cruise friend recently had the tour of our life with John! Yes I call him professor and you wil
Pioneer315892
Pioneer315892
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Small group Tour of Ireland
John Ducie was our private driver/guide for a 13 day whirlwind tour of Ireland and Northern Ireland in September 20
terrybunting
terrybunting
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Wicklow Tour
John took My wife and I on a tour of the Wicklow area. Leaving from Dublin he first took us along the coast with it
Captain_RibMan
Captain_RibMan
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Great, Knowledgeable and a Perfect Fit
My wife and I took our two young kids (7&8) for a few days in Ireland. John showed us around and tailored the trip
454Carol
454Carol
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Ireland with an expert
John Ducie is an amazing man and guide. His knowledge of Ireland is encyclopedic and his desire is to share that kn
Esther M
Esther M
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Fabulous private day tour
We went on a one day private tour of the Wicklow area with John Ducie, and couldn’t have asked for a better guide.
DCTraveller90
DCTraveller90
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Unforgettable Ancestry Tour
John took us on a one day tour of An Rinn and Dungarvan, Waterford to share the results of ancestry research he co
picatso
picatso
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Private Day tour with John Ducie
We were looking to do something after we landed early morning at Dublin Airport on 10/28/2017. I had made arrangeme
Brian F
Brian F
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Guided Tour of Dublin
John provided a treasure trove of knowledge throughout our full day journey. This was our first visit to Ireland a
Natedizzly
Natedizzly
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Amazing day private touring Dublin!
John was a great tour guide. He was easy and friendly to do business with and really gave us a great experience! He
Noel S
Noel S
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Dublin Day Tour
This was a wonderful day. John met us at our cruise ship in a Mercedes minivan. Our drive to the Malahide Castle wa
Key Details
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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