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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 fun evening!

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Melanie B
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Fleming Island, Florida

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Fleming Island, Florida
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW 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 5 days ago NEW

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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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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British Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met a lot of locals which is part of the highlights of travel especially at pub 2. Loved speaking with the local fellows (love the accent) Shane the guide was absolutely Fantastic. I can not say enough about him. He is extremely safety conscious and made the night just awesome. If I come back to Dublin, I will book this... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved this tour--you get a chance to see a side of Dublin you wouldn't ordinarily visit (without renting a vehicle). The bars were very cool, the music was lovely, and the camaraderie was fantastic!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shane really made us feel welcome. We enjoyed the drive and his patter, sing alongs, and enthusiasm as much as pubs along the way! We took the "long" tour into County Wicklow and made a full day of it. It was a great way to get out of the city and into the countryside. Loved every minute of it and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend! Shane was so knowledgeable and friendly I immediately felt at home. We went to three different pubs and got a chance to see a bit outside of Dublin. Chatted with locals, sat by the fireplace, and tasted wonderful beers. Don't hesitate – sign up!

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