If you are planning to visit Dublin, Ireland and you don't know where to start, start here!
Dublin is well covered to serve international passengers at Dublin Airport Ireland with short & long haul, covering all over Europe and Worldwide destinations. Dublin is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe with cheap flight carriers such as Aer Lingus and Ryanair into Dublin Airport.
Travelling from Dublin Airport is rich in transportation options; car hire, public buses and taxis. There are many car rental companies that offers car & van service in both terminals, Irish Car Rentals is a registered member of Car Rental Council of Ireland; renting from a company listed under CCI means you are using a company committed to providing a high quality car rental service. Information on Dublin Airport Terminal 1 and Terminal 2.
Getting to Dublin by Ferry allows you to travel to and from Continental Europe via Britain.
With so much to do and see its best to have a plan in place, we recommend having a read our guides on visiting to help you plan your trip to Dublin, Ireland.
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There is something for everybody whether it's sporting events, shopping, architecture buildings, guided walks and historical landmarks.
Recommended places to visit
Fáilte Ireland have released travel figures and statistics Ireland’s top visitor attractions; top fee-charging attractions and top free attractions.
Guinness Storehouse is the most popular attraction in Dublin for a third year running with attracting 1,087,209 visitors! Dublin Zoo is the second most popular attraction.
National Aquatic Centre
Book of Kells
Tayto Park (30mins outside of the city)
The National Gallery of Ireland
National Botanic Gardens
National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology, Kildare St
Science Gallery at Trinity College Dublin
National Museum of Ireland - Natural History, Merrion St
National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks
Chester Beatty Library
The National Library of Ireland
Most of the attractions has a complimentary car parking for their visitors however there are plenty of car parking facilities in Dublin.
Majority of Dublin's accommodations are in a walking distance from main attractions & the city. Fleet Street Hotel Temple Bar is perfectly located in the heart of Dublin, the hotel is an ideal base to enjoy affordable accommodation. See our recommendated list of accommodations in Dublin.