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Dublin Day Excursion

A small capital with a HUGE reputation!

  • Return coach travel
  • Return ferry sailings Holyhead – Dublin – Holyhead
  • Approx. 6 hours leisure time in Dublin City

Dublin is a vibrant city where young and old come to admire its historic architecture, listen to traditional Irish music and enjoy the atmosphere and conversation in Dublin’s famous pubs. The city has many wonderful sights and sounds from the hustle and bustle of Moore Street and the fashionable shops in Grafton Street, to the elegance of Merrion Square.

See the sights of Dublin from a hop on, hop off bus tour and choose from 28 stops and 2 routes around top attractions and landmarks. A Dublin Bus Tour is one of the most iconic ways to experience Dublin. See the sights from the comfort of your seat as you’re driven through the streets of the city, meaning you can create your own sightseeing itinerary. Your ticket is valid for 24 hours so make the most of a full day of sightseeing, passing top sights and attractions such as The Guinness Storehouse, Dublin Zoo, St Steven’s Green and Croke Park Stadium.

Pick up points:- Limited pick up points will apply to these departures, please enquire at our tours office.
n.b. Passengers will be dropped off at the same location as on return.

In the event of inclement weather resulting in the cancellation of the outward ferry sailing by Stena Line Ferries then the excursion will be cancelled and passengers will be provided with a full refund of the fare paid. n.b. All ferry timings are approximate and are subject to alteration without prior notification.

At the time of publication of this information (January 2017) Passports are not required by British Citizens visiting the Irish Republic; however the Irish Authorities have indicted that this policy may change in the future. Passengers are therefore advised to carry a valid Passport or photographic I.D. (e.g. U.K. driving licence) with them on this excursion.


Early morning departure from the local area travelling to Holyhead Port where we board the 08.55hrs ferry service to Dublin (crossing time is approx. 3 hours 15 mins.). Arrival time will be at approx.12.10hrs and after disembarking we continue to Dublin city centre. The afternoon is at leisure in Dublin.

At approximately 19.15hrs we re-join the coach for the transfer to Dublin Port boarding the 20.40hrs ferry sailing to Holyhead. The ferry has comfortable lounges, bars, restaurants and shops. Arrive in Holyhead after midnight continuing homewards arriving in the early hours approx.01.30hrs.

*Please note itineraries are subject to change

Price Includes

  • Return coach travel
  • Return ferry sailings Holyhead – Dublin – Holyhead
  • Approx. 6 hours leisure time in Dublin City

Pickup Points

Conwy, Lancaster Square
Llandudno Junction, Station Hotel Bus Stop
Deganwy, Castle Hotel
Llanrhos, Post Office
Llandudno, Mostyn Broadway Coach Park
Llandudno, Clarence Hotel(Travel Lodge)
Craig Y Don, St Pauls Church
Penrhyn Bay, St Davids Church
Mochdre, Bowling Green
Rhos On Sea, Cayley Arms
Rhos On Sea, Hickorys (The Ship)
Colwyn Bay, Guys Newsagents
Colwyn Bay, Railway Station
Old Colwyn, Opposite Marine Hotel
Old Colwyn, Top Shop
Old Colwyn, Queens Nursing Home
Old Colwyn, Junction Abergele Rd/Highlands Rd
Llanddulas, Fairview Inn
Abergele, Tesco Bus Stop
Abergele, Bowling Green Bus Stop
Abergele, Pentre Mawr Park Bus Stop
Pensarn, Roundabout Bus Stop
Belgrano, Pensarn Grange (Windjammers)
Towyn, Wendover Bus Stop
Sandy Cove, Bus Stop
Kinmel Bay, Junction Bronwen Ave/ St Asaph Ave
Kinmel Bay, Silver Birch
Bodelwyddan, Bus Stop opposite Garage
Bodelwyddan, The Vicarage
Rhuddlan, Vicarage Lane Bus Stop
Rhuddlan, Highlands Road Bus Stop/ Pentre Lane
Rhuddlan, Rhyl Road Bus Stop
Denbigh, Lenton Pool
Denbigh, Colomendy
Denbigh, Plas Pigot
Denbigh, The Green Bus Stop
Denbigh, Myddleton Park
Trefnant, Village Hall Bus Stop nr Traffic Lights
Trefnant, The Tweedmill
Trefnant, Clwydian Park
St Asaph, HM Stanley Hospital
St Asaph, Cathedral Bus Stop
St Asaph, Fountain Garage
St Asaph, Ashley Court Bus Stop
St Asaph, Bod Erw
Rhyl, Ffordd Derwen Pub
Rhyl, Boulevard Bus Stop
Rhyl, Old Carlton Garden Centre (opp Rosehill Road/ Rhuddlan Rd Bus Stop)
Rhyl, Rhuddlan Road/ St Margarets Drive Bus Stop
Rhyl, Vale Road Flats Bus Layby
Rhyl, Argos, Bodfor Street
Rhyl, Catholic Church/Wellington Rd
Rhyl, Marine Lake Bus Bay
Rhyl, St Thomas’ Church, Russell Road
Rhyl, Junction Russell Road /Churton Road
Rhyl, Junction Russell Road/ Old Golf Road
Rhyl, Eastville Bus Stop opp Denmore Stores
Rhyl, Tynewydd Estate Entrance( Junction Tynewydd Road/ Ffordd Anwyl)
Rhyl, Parrys Corner/ Pendyffryn Rd North
Rhyl, Junction Grange Rd/ Clifton Park Road
Prestatyn, Williams Estate Agents, Meliden Road
Prestatyn, Pendyffryn Gardens Bus Stop
Prestatyn, Bus Station
Prestatyn, The Victoria Hotel Bus Stop
Prestatyn, Police Station
Prestatyn, Ffrith Bus Stop
Prestatyn, Clwyd Carpets ( Victoria Road West)
Prestatyn, Jolly Sailor
Prestatyn, Penrhwylfa Crossroads Bus Stop
Prestatyn, Junction Ffordd isa/ Princes Avenue
Meliden, Manod Road Bus Stop
Meliden, Roundwood Avenue
Meliden, Old Garden Centre
Gronant, Cross Roads
Talacre, Junction Coast Road/Station Road
Ffynnongroew, Crown Inn
Mostyn, Lletty Hotel
Greenfield, Queens Head Hotel
Bagillt, Blossoms Inn
Dyserth, Voel Depot
Dyserth, The Vicarage Bus Stop
Dyserth, Cross Keys/Pendre Farm Bus Stop
Dyserth, The Bank (Bus stop opposite junction High Street/ Thomas Avenue)
Trelawnyd, Memorial Hall Bus Stop
Trelawnyd, Erw Wen Bus Stop
Lloc, Rock Inn
Carmel, Halfway House
Holway, Garage
Holywell, Traffic Lights (Fron Park Road/ Brynford Street)
Holywell, Victoria Hotel
Flint, The Ship Hotel Bus Stop
Northop, Car Park Entrance
Sychdyn, Cross Keys
Mold, Station Motors, Chester Road
Mynydd Isa, The Griffin
Queensferry, Deeside Leisure Centre
Ewloe, Clwyd Car Aucitons
Buckley, The Tivoli
Chester, Holiday Inn Wrexham Road (Old Post House)

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