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Dublin Bay Cruise

  • Get off the tourist path with this bay cruise
  • Skip navigating public transit with this convenient sail
  • Visit the fishing village of Howth or the seaside town of Dun Laoghaire
Dublin Bay Cruise
From US$25,48
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City Centre to Dun LaoghaireMost Popular
1 hour cruise from Dublin City Centre to Dun Laoghaire
Howth to Dun Laoghaire
Jump on board the St Bridget and enjoy a coffee or a glass of wine as we take you on a 60 minute cruise from Howth back to Dun Laoghaire
Dun Laoghaire to City Centre
1 hour cruise from Dun Laoghaire to Dublin City Centre

Explore beyond Dublin city center with this peaceful cruise in Dublin Bay. As you sail between Dublin and either the historic fishing village of Howth or the seaside town of Dun Laoghaire, the boat offers views of the Poolbeg Lighthouse, the Dublin Mountains, and Joyce’s Martello Tower. The cruise is complete with a full bar on board.

What to Expect

This tour sails between Dublin City (departure from Sir John Rogerson’s Quay), Dun Laoghaire’s East Pier, and Howth’s West Pier seasonally seven days a week.

Cruise from the city center in Dublin south to the charming seaside town of Dun Laoghaire. During the journey, see Dublin landmarks including the Poolbeg Lighthouse, Dalkey Island, and the wildlife reserve at Bull Island.

Alternatively, you can sail from Dun Laoghaire to Dublin’s city center, or from the historic fishing village of Howth to Dun Laoghaire. Howth is known for its quality seafood restaurants and for its walking paths along the dramatic sea cliffs.

The boat has a full bar on board for enjoying a drink while cruising by Joyce’s Martello Tower and the Baily Lighthouse.

The cruise ticket also includes a discounted train fare on the DART train that connects Howth and Dun Laoghaire to the Dublin City Center.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing way to visit Dublin Bay !! I did the Full Loop: Dublin ~ Dun Laoghaire ~ Howth. I had a lovely lunch at Howth, as it is a fishing village, I had seafood !! I recommend it for any age. I booked the tour...More

2  Thank Sabine D
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great day out on the water from Dublin

We pre-booked this cruise by phone so knew exactly where we would be going and how to find the boat on the banks of the Liffey. It was walking distance from our hotel in Dublin - about 15 mins. From Dublin we travelled down to...More

Thank Gwen008
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Really great hour with the family

Well recommended, and a great trip from Howth to Dun Laoghaire, tour guide was interesting and the adults and kids all enjoyed it

1  Thank AdrianIrl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Unexpected treat in Dublin

Took a Dublin Bay Cruise from the Ferryman Inn on the South Bank of the Liffey. An unexpected treat. Lovely cruise to Dun Laoghaire and then to Howth. Basic on board, but plenty of outside space to take in the views. Staff were friendly and...More

Thank Andy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Great start to a Sunday

We had a great trip going from City Centre to Dun Laoghaire. Super views and Lorraine was a great guide who had loads of info on the port and Irish history. Well recommended to a Sunday adventure. Just remember to bring some suncream! Very enjoyable...More

Thank andylucan
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Linda M
3 July 2018|
Response from Debbie D | Reviewed this property |
From their website: City Centre – You will find us on Sir John Rogerson’s Quay in the city opposite Dublin’s Convention Centre and beside The Samuel Beckett Bridge directly in front of The Ferryman Pub.have a look at their... More
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