If you want to avoid bustling down the street with the troup of ten million other tourists in the city, then the Original Dublin Alternative Walking Tour is the tour for you. This is not your average walking tour, with us you’ll hunt the edgy and underground cultures of Dublin. This is a first hand experience guided by expats and locals who know the city as home. The tour prides itself on being an informative, social and unique experience. Travelling should be relaxed and fun, and we hope to help you on the way!
Dublin’s underground is vibrant and growing, shaping and shifting the city! Our walking tour will explore all the quirky hidden corners of this beautiful city that only a true local could know. Our guides will show you the Dublin’s most creative areas and best cafes, food joints and bars. Drury Street is one of hippest and up and coming areas of the city, quickly growing with new pop ups and innovative new designs. We will show you the best of the new Dublin scene and the best kept secrets of the old, such as the hidden gems of Temple bar area and other Dublin staples.
It wouldn’t be an Original Europe Alternative Tour without diving into the city’s graffiti and street art scene. Dublin’s graffiti and street art scene is might be small in size but full of history. We’ll show you the famous Windmill Lane which is lined with murals and marks a historical scene for the music industry, the stomping grounds for the famous U2.
As if it couldn’t get any better, we offer the tour for free! The guides are true locals who can’t wait to share their city and passion with you! That being said, tips are always encouraged… We wouldn’t want to take the saying starving artists too literally ;). The exact route of the tour is susceptible to changes, depending on the guide, the group and the weather to ensure the best possible experience for you!
Be prepared for the best recommendations for pubs, clubs, cafes and anything else the cool kids are doing these days from our guides!
This free walking tour lasts 2.5-3 hours long and may include:
- Street Art and Graffiti
- Insight into underground and alternative Dublin culture
- Exploring emerging Dublin scenes
- Dublin’s best kept secrets
- Art and Music History
- Cool Bars, Cafes and Markets
- Cheap Eats
- Insider’s Knowledge
Join us on a tour that you won’t find in your guide books!