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Afternoon Tea Tour

Highlights
  • Enjoy “afternoon” tea as you travel Dublin by vintage Routemaster bus
  • Sip tea and nibble on cakes and sandwiches with a 1950s jazz soundtrack
  • See sights like Christ Church, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, and Georgian Dublin
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Afternoon Tea Tour
From USD 46.18
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1.15pm TourMost Popular
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Overview

Experience the elegance of afternoon tea on this Dublin tour that combines afternoon tea with a Dublin sightseeing ride. Sip tea, nibble sandwiches, and sample desserts to the sounds of smooth 1950s jazz on a vintage Routemaster (double-decker) bus that glides through the streets of Dublin. A unique way to discover the city, it’s also a great Mother’s Day gift.

What to Expect

Board your vintage Routemaster bus near Custom House and sit at your appointed table. Soak up the nostalgia as your sociable tour escort gets the conversation started, the 1950s jazz starts up, and a classic afternoon tea is served.

Savor all your afternoon tea favorites—finger sandwiches, desserts, cakes, and pastries—as your bus travels through downtown Dublin. Pass sights such as St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Christ Church, Trinity College, St. Stephen’s Green, Wood Quay, O’Connell Street, Phoenix Park, and the grand buildings of Georgian Dublin.

There’s no formal commentary, but expect to hear some favorite Dublin stories from your host before you return to where you started.

Reviews (295)
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Reviewed yesterday
wonderful trip around Dublin

spent a wonderful afternoon driving around Dublin city on an old double decker bus, enjoying a fabulous afternoon tea(food was superb) and really taking in the sights of Dublin City. Even as locals we learnt so much and enjoyed reminiscing about different points. The Guide...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hadlow188
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Amazing family group experience

5 Stars Had a wonderful experience as a family group for a birthday. I had a few queries before and after booking and the owner Sandra was brilliant and put my mind at ease. The food was delicious and there was plenty.. I especially enjoyed...More

Thank CarolineBee09
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lovely way to spend the afternoon

Really enjoyable way to spend the afternoon. Food was good and plentiful. Tea kept coming. Would recommend for a girly treat!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Traveller1081
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Very enjoyable tour and afternoon tea

Really enjoyed this tour, despite the rain. Food is great, selection of sandwiches, a scone with jam and cream and some sweet things. Good selection of drinks. Brings you on a nice trip around Dublin. Our guide Jack was great, very friendly and knowledgeable too....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GromitDublin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Perfect 80th Birthday treat

This is a lovely concept, delicious finger sandwiches, lots of mini desserts, a unique way to view the city. Nothing was too much trouble for Jack who was very patient with my elderly dad. Dairy free was also no problem. My mum, the birthday girl,...More

Thank 173sarahm173
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Cyril C
10 October 2018|
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Response from FrancisLongford | Reviewed this property |
Yes about 60-80 mins depending on how busy traffic is
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Response from kerrygirl1 | Reviewed this property |
Hello! I don't know if they would offer a tea-only discount so I suggest you contact them directly. I do know that they accommodate dietary restrictions such as gluten-free or vegetarian options because we requested... More
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