Sligo Walking Tours

Sligo Walking Tours provide social history and dark tourism guided tours of Sligo town in the north-west of Ireland.

Sligo Dark Tales Tour

Sligo’s past is filled with stories of the undead, executions, jailbreaks, disease and other macabre tales.

On the tour we will:

  • Discover Sligo’s connection to Bram Stoker, the Irish author, best known for his 1897 Gothic novel Dracula.
  • Learn about the tragic history of Sligo Abbey that inspired W.B. Yeats.
  • Talk about grim tales of crime and punishment in the nineteenth century.

This tour is available for public and private tours. 

 

Private tours 

Private and group tours can be arranged for various days/times with at least 48 hours notice.

Private/Group Rate: 1-9 persons: €120. 

For larger groups discounts available, please send an email or contact us through the website for a booking link.

Public tours run in the Summer months on Saturday evenings in July, see calendar for dates. Tickets must be pre-booked through the website.

Church in Sligo
Steeple

Some of the people that experienced our tours

Group and private tours available

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