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Dublin, Ireland 

The capital city of the Republic of Ireland 
Population: 1,228,000

Suggested excursions

  • Wicklow Mountains National Park: Glendalough monastic site and lakes & Kilkenny
  • Cliffs of Moher (west coast of Ireland)
  • Belfast & the Giant's Causeway
  • Howth & Howth Head (east coast)

Famous for its cultural heritage and charming hospitality, Dublin is a lively city with a rich history, situated on the east coast of Ireland. Notable historic sights include its elegant Georgian squares, Dublin Castle, Christ Church Cathedral, the Book of Kells at Trinity College, Kilmainham Gaol and National Museums. Temple Bar is a busy riverside neighbourhood with live Irish folk music venues.

Close to the city are the beautiful hills and lakes of Wicklow Mountains National Park and attractive coastal scenery.