Howth Peninsula Hiking Tour – drink in that beautiful coastline

Howth Peninsula Hiking Tour

If you ever find yourself in Dublin and are looking to do something that gets you out of the hustle and bustle of the big city then Howth‎ Walking Hiking & Cycling Tours might be for you.

Shane’s Howth Tours was recently named as one of the top ten things to do in Ireland by travel website TripAdvisor.

The list was compiled by taking the average rating from all the reviews on the site, and then selecting the top 1% of activities according to the customers.

The Howth tours come highly recommended after so many positive reviews so you can be sure of a great day out.

As they say on their website, the Howth peninsular is just 25 minutes outside of the Dublin city centre.

With the incredible coastline views and stunning hills and mountain trails, it can feel a world away from the big city.

Guests can choose to walk, hike or even take an electric bike on the trail so it is open to all.

The tours are all led by Howth locals so they have a vast knowledge of the area and the old stories and legends that go with it.

Given the team have mostly grown up and lived in and around Howth, they take a great pride in the area and are keen to protect and maintain it for future generations to enjoy.

A comment on their website sums up the sentiment of the team and the Howth landscape.

It says: “Howth is part of the Dublin Bay UNESCO Biosphere and our mission is to share this beauty, leave no trace and keep it a unique and glorious sustainable treasure where nature, people and culture can thrive.”

Visitors from Dublin, elsewhere in Ireland and from overseas are all welcome to join the tours.

If you want to find out more about them then visit

Top 10 activities to do on holiday in Ireland according to TripAdvisor