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Dublin

Europe
25+

Rank in Ireland

1

Rank in Europe

160+

World Rank

Currency
Euro(EUR)
Weather
Light rain 13.1℃
Time
21:38 PM (GMT +01:00)
Electric Socket
Type G ( 230 V 50 Hz)... Read more


About Dublin

In the province of Leister, on the east coast of Ireland lies the city of art and intelligence, Dublin. Dublin is the capital city of Ireland and is also the largest in the country. Dublin was established as a Viking settlement in the 10th century. It is situated at the mouth of River Liffey and covers land approximately 115 square kilometers (44 sq mi) in east-central Ireland. The city is surrounded by a low mountain range to the south and by flat farmland in the north and west. Dublin is a historical and prominent center for education, arts, administration, and intellect. It is one of the primary centers of education in Ireland and is home to three universities. This city has a significant literary history and produced many literary figures, including Nobel Laureates William Butler Yeats, George Bernard Shaw, and many more. Dublin is the center of both media and communications in Ireland, with many newspapers, radio stations, television and telephone companies taking root in the thriving city.

Continent Country
Europe Ireland
Airport Name / IATA Code
Dublin International Airport DUB
Alternate Airport Name / IATA Code
Cork Airport ORK


Dublin
  • Time To Visit

Best time to visit
June, August, September, October: The temperatures are warm and festivals fill the streets. The festivals, flock in crowds at this time because of school breaks. Therefore, hotels raise their room rates as do airlines. The weather in the city is cool and comfortable, but not cold. (Warning: - August is also the wettest month of the year with precipitation averaging 80mm.)
Moderate time to visit
March, April, May, July, December: May receives 6 hours of sunshine a day. July is the warmest month. The precipitation average barely exceeds 50mm. December receives the least daily sunshine at roughly 1 hour per day. This makes these months moderately favorable for planning a visit to Dublin, if you are looking for weather that is not too over the top.
Worst time to visit
January, February, November: January is the coldest temperatures of the year in Dublin. In February, temperatures are consistently low.. Winter is cold, but you’ll find the best hotel deals if you don’t mind the cold weather. (Warning: - January is one of the coldest months of the year)
Weather
Month January February March April May June July August September October November December
Minimum temprature (℃) 3 3 4 5 7 10 12 12 10 8 5 5
Maximum temprature (℃) 7 7 10 11 15 17 19 19 17 13 10 8
Rain fall (mm) 70 60 70 50 50 70 50 80 60 80 60 80
Population
2.0 (Millions)
Official Language
Gaelic
Spoken Language
Street signs and off... Read more
Other Language
French (20%); German... Read more
Police
999
Ambulance
997
Taxi
Start Tariff: EUR 4.... Read more

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Public Transport
Basic Items And Cost
Name Price
Water Bottle USD 0.00
Cup of Coffee USD 3.40
Milk Carton Pack USD 1.13
Rice/Kg USD 2.27
White Bread USD 2.27
Eggs (12) USD 3.40
Combo Meal USD 9.08
Fine Dining USD 68.07
Bottle of Coke or Pepsi USD 2.27
Domestic Beer USD 6.81
Imported Beer USD 5.67
Bottle of Wine USD 13.61
Cigarettes (20 Pack) USD 13.61
Taxi ( 1 km ) USD 1.13
Ticket in local transport (Single way). USD 3.40
Rent ( One Bed Room) USD 1815.16
Do's And Don'ts
Night Life
Must See
Experiences
  • Go to Viking Splash tours as the guide tells very interesting stories about Dublin.
  • Do visit the GAA Museum for Ireland’s distinct athletic heritage.
  • Participate in the Gaelic Games.
  • Do visit the St. Vincent GAA club for playing Rugby.
  • Do visit the Leopardstown Racecourse to participate in horse racing.
  • Do visit Dun Laoghaire for the harbor walks, its seafood, and Maritime Museum.
  • See the Killiney Hill, a hiking spot with sea and mountain views.
  • See Cliff walk as its famous for its hiking and trekking. 
  • Visit the 40 Foot for its Iconic Promontary with ccean swimming.
  • Do visit Aqua zone, it’s an indoor water center with a pool and slides. 
  • Do visit Ardgillan Castle and Demesne for its 18 Century Manor with coastal views.
  • Do visit Barnaslingan for its wooded hill with an Ice age valley.
  • Do visit Bull Island, a natural area for hikes and wildlife views.
  • Do visit the Djouce mountain .
  • Do visit the Funtasia Drogheda, it is famous for Egyptian Themed entertainment center. 
  • Do see the Incognito Escape Room and try to escape!
  • Do visit the Kippure mountain for hiking.
  • Do visit the Kylemore Karting for go karting. 
  • Do visit the National Aquatic Centre for swimming, fitness classes, and water slides.
  • Try to participate in the football club of Dublin.
  • Dublin has two ODI Cricket grounds in Castle Avenue and Clontarf Malahide.
  • Try to learn how Irish food is made from different cooking classes.
  • Try to learn Irish music.
Shopping
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Taxi
NRC Taxis (National Radio Cabs)
BOROUGH TAXIS SALLYNOGGIN
Souvenir Suggestions

Buy famous Irish Chocolate. Its made of pure milk. 

• Buy Claddagh Ring which is a traditional ring which represents love, loyalty, and friendship.

• Buy Irish Aran Wool Knits, traditional Irish Aran sweater, gloves, scarf or hat.

• Buy Avoca Woolen Throws made by Ireland’s oldest weaving mill.

• Buy some pottery for the home. There are a diverse range of artists creating unique ceramic and pottery pieces.

• Buy Irish Whiskey! Ireland is the home of quality whiskey.

• Try iconic Irish literature from James Joyce or, Oscar Wilde. Must try are the Great Irish Legends for Children written by Irish author Yvonne Carroll.

• Buy Irish Leather Goods that are handcrafted using 100% genuine vegetable tanned Italian leather. 

Buy some silver at New bridge Silver- it is Ireland’s premier designer and producer of silverware.

• Buy some Irish Crystal, Ireland is home to two leading crystal companies, Galway Crystal and Waterford Crystal.

• Buy some Irish Art, a bronze Celtic plaque from Wild Goose or framed pieces of actual Irish bog cut into adorable art pieces by Bog Buddies

• Buy some Irish Musical Instruments that are famous in Ireland, such as the bodhrán and whistle.

• Buy some Irish Linen Tea towels. 

• Buy some scented candles, soaps, and diffusers made by Bog standard, an Irish company that is famous for its fragrance collections that reflect the Irish heritage.

Tourist attractions in Dublin

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