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Tour Operator: My Bike or Hike 6 hours Travel method:   Bicycle Region / Starts from: Dublin

River Liffey and Grand Canal

A City and Countryside Bike Tour Like No Other!


From city cycle lanes to countryside greenways; rivers, canal towpaths and parklands. Throw in historic tales and monuments, church ruins and graveyards spanning 4 millennia. Have a snack at a riverside cafe in an old country village, or check out a community bar and brewery that grows and makes its own. This day tour has it all: like time travel on a bike!


  • Approx. 6- 7 hours (including snacks and other stops)

Essential Details

  • Distance: 45km / 27 miles
  • Capacity: from 2 (minimum) to 8 (maximum) persons
  • Capacity: from 2 (minimum) to 8 (maximum) persons
  • Ability and confidence to ride a bike in and urban environment
  • Must have reasonable level of fitness and be in good health
  • Availability: Weekdays from March to October
  • Start Times: 10am; 11am; 12pm


  • Start at The Bike Stop, Capel St
  • Wood Quay
  • Heuston Station
  • Irish Museum of Modern Art
  • Kilmainaham Gaol
  • War Memorial Gardens
  • River Liffey Cycleway
  • Chapelizod
  • Phoenix Park
  • The Oldest Monument in Dublin City
  • Strawberry Beds
  • Lucan Village - Stop for Snack
  • 10th Century Church & Graveyard
  • 4th Century Road
  • The Oldest Bridge in Ireland
  • Griffen Valley Park
  • Grand Canal Greenway
  • 16th Century Castle
  • 7th Century Round Tower
  • Community Craft Brewery (Optional)
  • St. James' Gate
  • Return to Capel St.


  • Private local guide
  • Bikes and safety equipment (if required)


  • Food & drink

Rates per Private Group

Bikes and Equipment Provided

Two People: €220
Three People: €240
Four People: €260
Five People: €280
Six People: €300
Seven People: €320
Eight People: €340

Bikes and Equipment Provided by Guests

Per Group, 2-8 Persons: €180

If these rates don't apply to you, do get in touch and a personalised offer can be made for you

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For all bookings of day tours, a minimum of 24 hours' notice prior to your scheduled departure is required in order to receive a full refund. If a cancellation is made with less than 24 hours notice, no refund is given.

For all bookings of multi-day and custom private tours, a minimum of 72 hours' notice prior to your scheduled departure is required in order to receive a full refund. If a cancellation is made with less than 72 hours' notice, no refund is given*

*Note that in the event the client requests a refund for any reason, Tour Desk reserves the right to charge a 3% administration fee to cover costs incurred.

Cancellation and refund requests need to be sent in writing to

Meeting point

37 Capel St, North City, Dublin, D01 X2E5
Important information
What to wear:

  • Comfortable clothing

  • Comfortable shoes

Please arrive 15 minutes early!

Please familiarize yourself with our General Tour Information prior to your activity:


For private tours, the start and finish points may be altered if requested by

the guests and only with advance agreement with the tour guide. The

route may also be shortened if desired by the guests. For public tours, this

is only possible with the agreement of all participants

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