1 hour Private History Tour
Enjoy the amazing views from the warmth & comfort of your own private carriage as it ambles along some of Limerick City’s oldest cobbled streets taking in many historical sites including Kings Island, King John’s Castle, The Treaty Stone, River Shannon, Hunt Museum, Strand Barracks, Cleeves Milk Factory, St Mary’s Cathedral, Bishops Palace, Hunt Museum, Fanning’s Castle, The Old Port & Englishtown, Frank Mc Court Museum, Georgian Square, People’s Park, O Connell Monument, Limerick City Gallery of Art etc Learn about Limerick’s vast history through the ages as your personal tour guide recounts tales of Viking Settlements, Medieval Sieges, Civil War right up to present modern day Limerick.
Don’t forget the camera as the tour also includes several scenic photo opportunity stops along the tour route.
1 hour Private Tours are available to book year round.
Private Tour guests can enjoy customised front door collection & drop off service to & from many select city centre hotels, pubs, restaurants, tourist attractions etc.
Allow us to help you plan a customised itinerary -popular “Things to Do” in Limerick City before and after your carriage tour. We invite you to check out our great a Combined Package Offers which can include Afternoon Tea, Dinner, Irish Coffee Making Class, Irish Whiskey Tasting Experience, Traditional Irish Music & Dance Night etc.
Adults > 2 persons €50 each, 3 persons €35 each, 4 persons €25 each, 5 persons €20 each, 6 persons €17.50 each, 7+ persons €15 each.
Child 12-4 yrs / Senior( 65 +) enjoy 10 % discount off listed price.
*Child 3 yrs & under FREE
Non Private Tours
Meet new friends on a shared carriage ride of the old Medieval Quarter with a friendly local tour guide. The set tour route departs from the main entrance at King John’s Castle which is located on Kings Island and offers magnificent views of the many historic & modern sites located along the tour route incl Englishtown, Bishops Palace, Fannings Castle, St Mary’s Cathedral, Hunt Museum, Shannon & Abbey Rivers etc.
Listen as your guide recounts tales of years gone by from Viking Settlements, Medieval Sieges, Civil War, right up to modern day Limerick. Scenic photo opportunity stops are also included.
Departs & returns from outside main entrance at King John’s Castle * Optional drop off at The Locke Bar** ( **will result in a shorter journey time.)
Advance booking highly recommended to avoid disappointment
1 Hour TOUR : Adults €25 each / Seniors (65+ yrs / Child 12 yrs & Under €22.50 each / Child 3 yrs and under FREE with one paying Adult / Senior Fare
30 Minute Tour
This whistle stop tour is Ideal for those who haven’t time to fit in the full 1 hour tour but still want to see & learn about the main historic sights located throughout the historic Medieval Quarter. Includes scenic photo opportunity stop at The Treaty Stone.
1-4 Adults/ Senior / Family €50 ( set price based on 30 min carriage hire not person ) Additional person €10 each
**Child 3 Yrs & Under FREE with one paying Adult / Senior Fare **