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Rural Pub Tours

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Address: Dublin, Ireland
Phone Number: +353 1 4958111
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Rural Pub Tours offers visitors to Dublin the opportunity to escape the...

Rural Pub Tours offers visitors to Dublin the opportunity to escape the city for a day & take in the beautiful countryside whilst visiting traditional country pubs.Enjoy live traditional Irish music on a day out not to be missed.

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A must!!

Second time now having been on the rural pub tour and i couldn't recommend it enough. Myself and my boyfriend are both Dublin locals and this has been our second trip on the pub... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Second time now having been on the rural pub tour and i couldn't recommend it enough. Myself and my boyfriend are both Dublin locals and this has been our second trip on the pub tour. It's one of the highlights from my summer. Shane is an absolute legend takes care of everyone from start to finish. Ideal for anyone up... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter did this tour last year, and she persuaded me to do it this year with her. I am not a huge drinker, and was uncertain going into it, but it turned out to be one of the highlights of the trip. Shane is really a key element, and he does a great job getting a bunch of strangers... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Second time on this tour with more friends this time and it was amazing yet again! Shane really makes this tour, we did the longer Saturday tour this time round and it was totally worth it the pubs you get to visit are fantastic! Thanks again Shane, we will be back and will be telling everyone how fab you are... More 

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Fleming Island, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a pleasant surprise this tour was! I saw the description on Trip Advisor and I'm so glad I booked it. I worried it would be touristy, but it definitely wasn't. Shane did a great job at entertaining the group and making sure everyone had fun. It was nice to be able to experience the countryside outside of Dublin and... More 

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Thank Melanie B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

This tour was recommended by a friend and we would highly recommend it to anyone wanting to experience traditional Irish Pubs. Our group was a great bunch and our guide Shane was wonderful. Book early we almost didn't get to go!!!

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Thank Melody M
San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We had a great time on this tour. My 18 yr old daughter and I took the 9 hr tour (which I recommend). Shane is the man, He makes the trip fun and interesting. You will not be disappointed. The tour takes you out of the city and into the mountains. I can't say enough good things. Thank you for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

I have been on a lot of tours the last couple of years and Shane is the best at what he does. He knows his history but makes an extraordinary effort to make sure everyone enjoys the trip -- even those who didn't really drink. I would recommend anyone visiting Dublin must try this once.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

I wasn't sure how much fun it would be to take a pub tour on a Sunday afternoon, but it ended up being a lot of fun and very relaxing! Shane was a great guide - very personable, knowledgeable about the area, and made extra effort to visit with everyone on the tour. The pubs we went to all had... More 

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Milton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

I was on this pub tour last year and I rated it a 5/5 and I am so happy to say it is still a 5/5. The tour was awesome, the new pub that we went to in comparison to last year was great and as always Shane was an entertaining and knowledgeable guide. I had some friends with me... More 

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

I highly recommend booking this tour! It was so good to get outside of Dublin and see some or rural Ireland in all it's glory. Shane is absolutely fantastic, so friendly and chatty and made everyone feel so at ease. An absolute must for anyone visiting Dublin!

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