Malahide Castle and Coastal Tour (Half Day)

Malahide Castle and Coastal Tour (Half Day)
15% Off
15% Off

START - 9.30am & 14.00pm

City Sightseeing shop at 14 Upper O'Connell S

DURATION - 4 hours

Dublin city

END - 1.30pm & 6.00pm

City Sightseeing shop at 14 Upper O'Connell S

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 Malahide Castle and Coastal Tour

Half Day Tour from Dublin visiting Malahide Castle & Howth Village- 15% Online Discount on Adult tickets!

Want to explore outside of Dublin City? Escape to the coast – spend a half day exploring Howth village and doing the Malahide Castle Tour! Escape the city on one of the most popular half day tours from Dublin. Stopping first at the grounds of Malahide Castle you can enjoy a live-guided tour of the refurbished castle and wander the majestic castle grounds, one of Dublin’s best attractions.

Tour Details

Departing twice daily from 14 Upper O’Connell Street, this fascinating half day trip is the best of both worlds. The first part of your half day tour is dedicated to charming Malahide Castle, its’ 800 year history and most famous residents, The Talbot family. The second part explores the scenic Dublin coastline, with a coastal drive from Malahide Village to Howth Village where we stop for a quick bite to eat before heading south along beautiful Dublin Bay, past the wilds of Bull Island and the Edwardian borough of Clontarf as we head back to Dublin City centre.

Malahide Castle Tour

With Admission and a guided Malahide Castle Tour included, you can discover the Castle’s fascinating history. Learn about the famous Talbot family, which 800-year residence only ended in 1975. A stately and noble family, the Talbot’s were instrumental in many aspects of Irish life and their history is a timeline of the most important events in Irish and British relations for hundreds of years.

The Malahide Castle tour includes access to the interpretation and exhibition centres, entry to the superb Victorian Walled & Botanical Gardens and the 250 acre demesne of lush green parkland surrounding the castle. Stroll the castle grounds with its unique flora and fauna or stop by the onsite Avoca Café for a coffee or quick bite to eat. The castle grounds house a well-equipped playground and currently hosts Ireland’s international cricket stadium.
Guided tours of Malahide Castle are provided in 6 different languages via interactive audio sets, including German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and Russian. All tours are conducted by a friendly and informative English speaking guide.


Malahide Castle Tour the coastal tour continues south along the Dublin Coast to the majestic Howth Peninsula. Stroll through historic Howth village and visit the seals lounging by the south Pier, young or old, any kids on board will love them! No visit to Howth is complete without trying the world famous Fish & Chips. Ask your driver to recommend a good restaurant or take away. The tour continues over Howth Summit for breath-taking views of iconic Dublin Bay with the distant Mountains in the distance. (traffic & time permitting of course).

Our half day trip returns to Dublin city via the coast road, which gives beautiful views over Dublin Bay, St. Anne’s Park and Bull Island. Created by William Bligh, the infamous Captain of the Bounty. (Ask your friendly driver guide about this great Dublin attraction). We’ll have you back in Dublin City centre in time for lunch or dinner.


  • Great value deals with your City Sightseeing Dublin ticket including meal deals, discounts and combination Day Tour ticket offers
  • 10% discount off any of 80+ City Sightseeing tours worldwide
  • minimum 6 people required for tour to operate