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Explore Dublin like never before across land and water, diving deeply into the beautiful culture and history of the city. Viking Splash Tours offer an engaging, interactive experience for all kinds of groups! Not only are we Dublin’s only amphibious tour, showcasing our city by land and water, we are also a real, living theatre with hilarious local guides who are sure to keep you entertained.

With flexible and customised tours for groups or individuals, Viking Splash Tours can provide a platform for a range of occasions from team-building to birthdays, hen parties to family reunions.
Highlights
  • Explore Dublin, land and water, on a restored World War II amphibious vehicle
  • Gasp as your “duck” drives into the water and transforms into a boat
  • See top Dublin attractions, including the castle and two cathedrals 
  • Roar like a Viking and wear comical Viking-style helmets
What to Expect
Board your restored World War II-era landing craft in central Dublin, greet your entertaining guide, and don your Viking helmets to start the land portion of your tour. Delve into Dublin’s rich history—not only its Viking past—as you pass attractions like Mansion House, home to Dublin’s Lord Mayor, elaborate St. Patrick’s Cathedral, 12th-century Christ Church Cathedral, and the turrets of Dublin Castle. Roar like a Viking as your vehicle transforms into a boat and splashes into Dublin’s Grand Canal Dock for the watery part of your Dublin duck tour. Cruise back to your original departure point, exit the water, and bid your guide farewell.
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Important Information
Departure Point
St Stephens Green North, Dublin, Co. Dublin, Ireland
Departure Time
Departs every 1.5 hours, please check exact departure time in your confirmation details.
Duration
1h 15m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Driver
  • Guide
  • Rain Poncho
  • Viking Helmet
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • IMPORTANT: You are requested to select either morning or afternoon departure and check your confirmation details for exact departure time
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Tour not suitable for children under 2 years
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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All reviews great fun amphibious vehicle life jackets canal basin grand canal fun tour sense of humour city tour driver guide well worth the money visiting dublin roaring keith roars dukw unsuspecting shouting
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Reviewed yesterday

Me and my 11-Years-Old had a great time with our really nice and entertaining guide Shelly who shared funny inside information on Dublin with us.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Yvonne G
Reviewed yesterday

A broken bus, annoying Italian kids and a little rain could not spoil this tour. Great fun!!! Brendan and Connor were our great guide and driver, we scared a few people with our roars, and even learned a few things about the city of Dublin.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Addie W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a tour guide called Bex who was very good! Told us some interesting stories and was so entertaining . Really fun and highly recommended !

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank AliceandMargo
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic tour - would recommend this to anyone. It was informative but most of all was fun, fun, fun. The kids absolutely loved it. Shelley, our guide, was great. Thanks to both her and to our driver Lido - great job all round.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank claire702018
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the experience - a good mix of facts and fun for adults and kids. Youngest didn’t like the roaring but cooed!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Thribble
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sarahjane21715
17 September 2019|
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Response from Elliethecat3 | Reviewed this property |
As in school tours? I'm sure they do, my child went a few years ago with her class
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alan s
7 September 2019|
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Response from 87jillv | Reviewed this property |
You don’t get wet from the water part off the tour, your phone will be fine
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11 April 2019|
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Response from RBurgendy | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think the tour runs every 30-45 minutes throughout the day up until around 17.30. When on their website, you select the number of tickets and then allows you to pick the time that suits Hope this helps and enjoy!
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