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The capital of Ireland
, Dublin, where most of our itineraries start and end, is one of the most attractive capitals of Europe. The city is full of energy thanks to the many excellent restaurants, chic boutiques, legendary pubs, beautiful art galleries, city parks, elegant architecture, fascinating and turbulent history and its unique scenic location on the coast of the Irish Sea.

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Phoenix Park & Ha' Penny Bridge & Garden of Remembrance

Dublin is one of the most ''walkable'' cities in Europe. Start in the north at Phoenix Park and head south to the River Liffey, cross the famous Ha'Penny Bridge and find your way to the medieval streets of Temple Bar. Pause for a pint before heading to the Trinity College campus. Shop along nearby Grafton Street before jaunting on to the peaceful St. Stephen's Green. From there, crossing the Liffey to the north, you will admire the Spire in O'connellstreet and end your visit at the Garden of Remembrance.A place of quiet remembrance and reflection, the garden is dedicated to the memory of all who gave their lives in the cause of Irish freedom.

Our Top 6 List of Attractions:
The Guinness Storehouse has retained the top spot for a third consecutive year in the listing of Ireland's top visitor attractions. Dublin has a myriad of visitor attractions to suit all interests and we've compiled a list below of the top visited attractions and the best things to do in Dublin. Have fun!

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Guinness Storehouse & Library in Trinity College "Book of Kells" & Christ Church Cathedral

1. Guinness Storehouse
Located in the heart of the St James’s Gate Brewery and home to the black stuff since 1759, this massive seven-storey building, a former Guinness® fermentation plant, has been remodelled into the shape of a giant pint of Guinness®. A visit will teach you everything you ever wanted to know about this world famous beer. The highlight for many visitors is the Gravity Bar® where they receive a complimentary pint of Guinness® and a chance to relax and enjoy the breathtaking 360-degree views across Dublin City.

2. Book of Kells
The Book of Kells was written around the year 800 AD and is one of the most beautifully illuminated manuscripts in the world. Its 680 pages of vellum contain the Latin texts of the Four Gospels. It was written around 800 AD by Irish monks and later buried in the ground for fear of the Vikings. After being eventually rediscovered, it was deposited for safe keeping in Trinity College Dublin in 1653.

3. Christ Church Cathedral
Christ Church Cathedral, more formally The Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, is the elder of the capital city's two medieval cathedrals, the other being St Patrick's Cathedral. Christ Church also contains the largest cathedral crypt (63.4m long) in Britain or Ireland, constructed in 1172-1173.

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Dublinia Museum & St. Patrick's Cathedral & Kilmainham Gaol former prison

4. Dublinia
Dublinia is a historical recreation (or living history) museum and visitor attraction in Dublin, Ireland, focusing on the Viking and Medieval history of the city. Dublinia is located in a part of Dublin's Christ Church Cathedral, known as the Synod hall. Dublinia features historical reenactment, with actors playing the roles of Vikings and Medieval Dubliners (in full costume) and encourages visitors to join in. It has recreations of Viking and Medieval era buildings (houses, etc) and street scenes.

5. St. Patrick's Cathedral
Built between 1220 and 1260, St Patrick's Cathedral is one of the few buildings left from the medieval city of Dublin. Today, St Patrick's is the National Cathedral for the Church of Ireland and still the largest cathedral in Ireland. Visitors can learn about the building’s fascinating history, including its most famous Dean (head) Jonathan Swift, who is one of around 700 burials on site.

6. Kilmainham Gaol
Kilmainham Gaol once prison is now a museum. Many Irish revolutionaries, including the leaders of the 1916 Easter Rising, were imprisoned and executed in the prison by the British.

The best of the rest...

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Molly Malone Statue & Temple bar & Dublin Castle

"Molly Malone" (also known as "Cockles and Mussels" or "In Dublin's Fair City") is a popular song, set in Dublin, which has become the unofficial anthem of Dublin City. The Molly Malone statue in Grafton Street was unveiled by then Lord Mayor of Dublin, Alderman Ben Briscoe during the 1988 Dublin Millennium celebrations, declaring 13 June as Molly Malone Day.

Temple Bar is an area on the south bank of the River Liffey. Unlike other parts of Dublin's city centre, it is promoted as Dublin's cultural quarter and has a lively nightlife that is popular with tourists, with locations such as the Palace Bar, the Temple Bar Pub, Oliver St.John Gogarty's and the Auld Dubliner.

Dublin Castle
erected in the early thirteenth century on the site of a Viking settlement, Dublin Castle served for centuries as the headquarters of English, and later British, administration in Ireland. In 1922, following Ireland’s independence, Dublin Castle was handed over to the new Irish government. It is now a major government complex and a key tourist attraction. We hope you enjoy your visit.

"feicimid go luath sibh"''We hope to see you soon!''