Howth's No.1 Hiking, Walking and Electric Bike Tours

Shane's Howth Adventures are the premier provider of adventure experiences and award winning family run Howth tours. A world away yet still on Dublin's doorstep, just 25 minutes from the city centre. Walk, hike or take an electric bike tour on one of our Howth coastal adventures. Our guides are all Howth natives who share their own unique insight. Nobody knows it better. Our Howth tours are a favourite with locals and Dubs!
Explore the iconic cliff paths and Howth head on hidden tracks and secret trails. Travel through time discovering native woodlands, exotic rainforest, protected heathlands, meadows and inspiring cliffs. The UNESCO Dublin Bay Biosphere is the perfect safe environment to experience Howth and reconnect outdoors on Howth eco tours.
All hiking and electric bike tours operate following all recommended Covid guidelines. Clear sea air and outdoor adventures will keep you safe and sound. Book your Howth tour online today or contact us for more information about private bookings.



Howth Safari Hiking Tour

The Howth tour that connects you with the land, sea and the sky of the UNESCO Dublin Biosphere. A world away yet only 25 minutes from the city centre. Get off the beaten track and explore our Howth guided tours, getting under the skin of Dublin and Ireland. This is a gnarly and beautiful coastal experience all year round and now also a favourite with locals.  Dive into the nature and history of Ireland on our award winning Howth tour around Howth head. Tune your senses and spirit to the ancient druids of Howth. Feel and sense the romance at Aideen's Grave, a druidic altar as old as the pyramids. Hike to HG Wells' most beautiful view in the world. Follow WB Yeats' Fairy Road down to the sea and the cliffs. Surrender to the whispers of the woodland and stories of the trees. Take steps into the myths and legends of 10,000 years. Our small groups make sure you dont get lost in the crowd. 35 easy minutes from Dublin city centre by Dart or 31Bus with free wifi, or taxi.    Tips: We recommend cross trainers, boots or stout shoes.  Keep an eye on the weather and think about a light waterproof, gloves, scarf and hat in a backpack. Bring along water and a snack to enjoy enroute.    Get the 31 or 31/a bus from Talbot street in the city centre, sit up stairs, up front or on the right hand side and treat yourself to a coastal tour and intimate review of Dublin as you make your way out to join us in Howth.  The Dart works well too ( Dublin Area Rapid Transit ) and both have excellent free WIFI.

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Reconnect outdoors, refresh and revitalise in Howth, the Capital of Adventure We provide outdoor adventure experiences and special events on the Howth Peninsula in Dublin. Outdoor adventures are the safest and best way to reconnect with colleagues.  Our walking, hiking and electric bike tours are operating and all recommended Covid guidelines are tried and tested. Our outdoor adventures will keep you safe and sound. Experienced and trusted with businesses, incentive groups and tour operators, we create unforgettable experiences combining the perfect adventure on land or sea with top class food and beverages. Shared and cherished authentic lifetime memories are imprinted on our clients along with strong feelings of belonging. We take exceptional personal care of every client....and they notice. Only 30 minutes from the City Centre or Airport and within the Dublin Bay UNESCO biosphere.   The Secret Garden Explore the celebrated Howth Cliff  Path with alternating views of Howth Harbour, Ireland’s Eye and Lambay Island, even the Rockabill Lighhouse and the Mountains of Mourne on a clear day.  Follow the trails to the great Baily Lighthouse, Dalkey Island and the Wicklow mountains, getting close to Doldrum Bay, the Needles and the old Jameson and Guinness’s summer playground.   Immerse yourself in the nature of this UNESCO Biosphere, the busy familiar home of remarkable seabirds, porpoises, seals, sea otters and Ireland’s only native lizards. Savour a pause in a very private and unique ‘Secret Garden’.  This precious oasis has been home to an old Howth family for over 500 years whose ancestors were Howth people of soil and salt, living at Kitestown Cottage for centuries.  Their home was the loneliest outpost of the old Kitestown townland, only accessible across the moors on a rocky trail.  As times and values have changed they are preserving the wild freedom and gentle friendship with nature of an older Ireland and want to share it with you.     Eco Tours On our guided hikes, electric bike tours and water experiences, we share access to the intimate, local and exclusive coastal community of Howth, its exquisite nature and history. We offer more adventurous hikes of the iconic cliffs, hillsides and woodlands and cultured walks exploring the harbour and village. Our Panoramic Electric Bike Tours take you to the most spectacular views in Ireland without getting you out of breath. Exclusive on the water experiences, sailing, Ireland's Eye boat trips and tours are enjoyed on their own or combined with hikes, walks and electric bikes tours. Time in nature together deepens relationships, increases attention span and  inspires creative problem solving. Reboot your business and your teams as individuals and groups. Create  a specialised experience to broaden, energize and inspire with simultaneous lightness and depth. Howth's famous hospitality guarantees the most satisfying and delicious options for picnics, refreshments, breakfast, lunch or dinner. Blend the perfect Entree or Apres, A la carte or Al fresco to set you off on the right foot, keep you going en route, or wrap it up in the warm glow of shared celebration. 2.5 hour Howth Hill Experience is perfect for most groups with reasonable fitness Travel through time with our expert local guides while being given Howth’s amazing history surrounded by beautiful marine wildlife Come with us off the beaten track to secret trails where you will be rewarded with the most breathtaking views in Ireland All will be revealed on the day!   Some of the not so secret famous landmarks we will encounter include Howth Castle, Martello Towers, Aideen's Grave & the Baily Lighthouse Awaken your senses to the fragrances, sights and sounds of this delightful peninsula 1.5 Hour Howth Cliff Path and Harbour Tour is a breath of fresh air scenic cliff path walk with a nature and cultural focus.  Visit Howth Harbour and be immersed in local life reliving the great tales of history. Take in the world famous breathtaking views on the cliff path.    This is a journey through time in one of the most significant ports of Ireland which has played its role in both Irish and European history. This experience leaves our guests feeling like locals, in a home away from home. 4 hour Howth Safari Experience is for the adventurous teams who will hike through the diverse and magical habitats of Howth Explore a range of habitats from Irish woodlands and famous heathlands to epic cliffs and coastal views This is the most exciting and refreshing hike close to Dublin city Escape the stress of work and city, awaken the senses, reconnect with nature Revitalise When the tides allow, come rockhopping and explore the caves 2.5 hour Panoramic Electric Bike Tour Cycle to the most breath taking views in Ireland without getting out of breath. Our e-bikes are great fun, easy, safe and trusty on the tarmac or the trails.  We mix the insider tracks and tales of this truly amazing peninsula on a 2.5 hour tour while taking you to unrivalled panoramic views away from the crowds surrounded by nature and beauty. 2-3 hour Howth on the Water Experience  Get a taste of sailing with qualified instructors in a fun, safe and exhilarating experience aboard a fleet of J80 Sportsboats or RIBs at Howth Yacht Club. First class sailing tuition and sail around Ireland's Eye Have a fun race and mini regatta before returning on land to the world class hospitality facilities Wine and dine into the evening