• Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Duration: 14 hours (approx.)
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Discover the unrivaled natural splendor of Ireland’s UNESCO-listed Giant’s Causeway on a full-day trip from Dublin. From the panoramic vantage point of a luxury coach, see the enigmatic Dark Hedges—used as a filming location for Game of Thrones—and marvel at the dramatic coastal scenery that surrounds the incredible rock sculptures of the Causeway. During your excursion, summon your courage to cross the Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge and stop by Dunluce Castle.


  • Day trip from Dublin to Giant's Causeway in Northern Ireland
  • Visit the Dark Hedges, a filming location used as the King's Road in the TV series Game of Thrones
  • See the beauty of the Giant Causeway's coastal area, that has been awarded UNESCO World Heritage Site status
  • Catch sight of the medieval ruins of Dunluce Castle
  • Gather your courage to cross the Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge, suspended high over the sea
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach

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Giant’s Causeway – Game Of Thrones Day Trip from Dublin

Cross the famous Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge

Depart from a central Dublin location in a luxury, air-conditioned coach destined for the UNESCO World Heritage-listed site of the Giant’s Causeway. Revitalize with an aromatic coffee during a brief interlude and then travel onward to the magical Dark Hedges.

The avenue of beech trees known as the Dark Hedges were used as the filming location for the King's Road in the popular TV series Game of Thrones. There will be time for you to have a brief walk around the site and to snap some photos before returning to the coach for your onward journey through the picturesque Irish countryside to the Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge.

At the rope bridge, summon the courage cross it over the sea, and then hop back in your vehicle for the drive to the Giant's Causeway.

The Giant's Causeway is a fascinating rock formation created by an ancient volcanic eruption. Capture fantastic photographs of the rugged natural landmarks and absorb vistas of the naturally splendid area.

Next, stop at the medeivel ruins of Dunluce Castle for some photo ops before returning to the vehicle for the relaxing ride back to central Dublin.

Customer Reviews

Keisha United States of ... 

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2018

Great tour, a must see when in Dublin. Very windy and cold in April so be prepared with layers.

Teresa M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2018

Amazing day!


5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2018

This was an amazing tour! I highly recommend it! The views of the bridge were incredible.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2018

This was a fairly long trip from Dublin into Northern Ireland but worth every minute. One of our favorite excursions and our longest. Driver made enough stops so we can have breaks to stretch. Make sure you wear comfortable shoes since there is a hike to get both to the bridge and to giants causeway. SO much to see and it was a magical day with great views!! Definitely a must do if you have time!! You will not regret!

Alex S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2018

We got really lucky with the weather, but the trip would have been great otherwise. It was a long day, but it was so worth it. The Giant's Causeway is incredible. Our tour guide Leo was funny and knowledgeable, and extremely nice and friendly. We had just the right amount of time at every stop. There's a reason this tour has so many good reviews!


5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2018

The weather was pretty severe but it was a great time,

Richard E

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2018

Fantastic Day ! Edel took us all on a magical ride north to the Giants Causeway, I was really looking forward to seeing this site, as well as the Rope bridge. Her stories and antidotes along the way were priceless.

Geoff N

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2018

This was a fairly long trip from Dublin into Northern Ireland but worth every minute. For me, the Giant's causeway area is a must see. There's more to it than the famous rock formations that dominate the tourist brochures. You can walk up into the surrounding mountains and get great views from the top. We were there on a clear day and there was a point where you could just see Scotland in the distance. No problem getting out on the rocks and close to the ocean. But beware, it's very windy. Excellent lunch in a local pub. The tour guide was very good - very knowledgeable about the history and folklore of Ireland.

If you're interested in the political history of the Irish Republic and Northern Ireland, take what's called a black cab tour in Belfast. Not sure why they call it that, as the tour wasn't in a black cab. It's hosted by a real local guy who grew up in the middle of what were known as the troubles 1960s to 1990s, essentially a violent city war between Catholic and Protestant factions and the British army. The guide's perspective was tilted toward the Catholic side but we got a really good feel for what it was like to grow up in that environment. The guide on the main tour bus will show you where to pick up the local tour.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2018

The sites were amazing! The tour guide made the day comfortable and fun.

John T

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2018

Truly a wonderful day at the Giant's Causeway. Beautiful and relaxing way to see the sights. Highly recommended.

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