These daily 90min tours run every 10mins until 15:30 and every 15mins until 17:30, and every 30mins till 18:30(only in summer). The 48hr ticket allows you to hop on and off the route's 23 stops at whim. Complimentary map, admission discounts at certain attractions, south side hotel shuttle bus, and live commentary from Fáilte Ireland-approved guides, are all included. Look for the distinctive green bus stops at the attractions. Adult €18, Conc. €16, 2 U-14s go free with 1 paying adult, Kids €8.
This very pretty 4½hr tour heads south past Dun Laoghaire and James Joyce's tower, then into the mountains, Enniskerry village and Powerscourt House & Gardens where you can pop into the café for some delicious food. Returning home, you come back through the mountains and look down towards the city. Tours can be booked up to 1hr before departure. Dep daily. 10:30, Adult €24, child (5-14yrs) €12.
This terrifying tour features professional actors and a bus bedecked in a Gothic style. Visit the origins of Dracula and Bram Stoker, and stop at the College of Physicians to recreate Dr. Clossy who can still be seen walking the corridors carrying a bucket of human entrails. Then see the Walking Gallows where people were dispatched in a most gruesome manner. Not suitable for children U-14 and anyone who is nervous around ghosts! Dur. c.2¼hrs. Tours can be booked up to 1hr in advance. Dep. Mon-Thurs 20:00, Fri-Sun 19:00 & 21:30. Tickets: €28.