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Dublin City: The Hurling Experience Bus Tour

Product ID: 313518
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Enjoy a hands-on hurling experience playing Ireland's national sport. You will be immersed in the history and culture of the world's oldest, fastest, and most-skillful field sport.
About this activity
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Duration: 4 hours
Starting time 11:30 AM
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Experience

Highlights
  • Hear the story of hurling and why this game is loved so much by Irish people all over the world
  • Take the opportunity to experience Hurling in Dublin
  • Make the most of the photo and video opportunities presented to you throughout this experience
Full description
Gain a deeper insight into the world of hurling. Over four hours you will learn all about the history of Hurling and it's important place in Irish culture. The experience includes a one-hour audio visual presentation, 90-minutes skills learning, and 30 minutes of fun games. 

Through coaching, practice, and games, you will learn why this amazing sport captures the attention of people all over the world. Your experienced and passionate coaches will ensure that you have a thoroughly enjoyable and fun experience, and can field any questions you may have about hurling throughout the activity.

You will be kitted out with a hurley (a wooden stick), sliotar (a small leather ball), and a helmet, before learning the basic skills of hurling as well as some more complex skills. You'll leave this activity with great memories of the beautiful game of hurling, as well as plenty of great photo and video memories to take with you.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off in Dublin City from outside the Guinness Storehouse every Saturday and Sunday morning at 11:30 AM
  • In-bus audio-visual presentation throughout the journey to the venue
  • All equipment
  • Drinks
  • 10% discount for groups of 10 or more, with reduced child rates
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

• You will be picked up outside the Guinness Storehouse on Market Str. South, Ushers, Dublin 8 • Look for the sign at the 1st Bus Stop (also shared with City Sightseeing Stop #7)

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable clothes
Know before you go
• This is a weather-friendly experience, in wet weather the activity will be conducted indoors
• Please note that lunch is not included in the tour, however soft drinks and water will be provided

From US$ 52.47 per person

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The Dublin Hurling Experience

Product ID: 313518