Tour Operators

We are delighted to offer a variety of private group experiences at Hook Lighthouse – the oldest original operational lighthouse in the world.

We offer bespoke and unique experiences that are unavailable anywhere else in Ireland.

If you would like to know more about our tour packages, please contact Cathy by emailing info@hookheritage.ie or call 00353 51 397055. ALL tour experiences must be pre-booked.

 


Sunrise Tour Experience

Hook-Lighthouse-SunriseExplore the oldest original operating lighthouse in the world as you take a Sunrise Tour Experience and enjoy one of the greatest journeys through the maritime gateway of Ireland’s Ancient East.

Enjoy a fresh bucks fizz welcome and guided tour of the 800-year-old lighthouse. Discover the fascinating insights and stories of times gone by with some help from historical characters along the way. Climb the 115 well-worn steps of the tower and take in breathtaking views of the South East coast of Ireland from the upper balcony.

Your tour will conclude in the glass watch-room offering a panoramic view of the
sunrise above the Celtic Sea
as you savour bucks fizz, prosecco, fresh tea, and coffee along with a selection of home-made breakfast canapés made from the finest local produce. A local guide will accompany your group throughout.

 


Sunset Tour ExperienceHook-Lighthouse---Sunset

Explore the oldest original operating lighthouse in the world as you take a Sunset Tour Experience and enjoy one of the greatest journeys through the maritime gateway of Ireland’s Ancient East.

Enjoy a warming Irish Mead welcome and guided tour of the 800-year-old lighthouse. Discover the fascinating insights and stories of times gone by with some help from historical characters along the way. Climb the 115 well-worn steps of the tower and take in breathtaking views of the South East coast of Ireland from the upper balcony.

Your tour will conclude in the watch-room & balcony where you can savour Irish mead, prosecco, fresh tea and coffee along with Ballyhack smokehouse smoked salmon on homemade brown bread, a selection of homemade canapés and desserts. All while watching the spectacular panoramic sunset vistas underneath unpolluted dark skies with just the sea as it’s mirror and the lighthouse beacon casting its reassuring presence. A local guide will accompany your group throughout.

 


Seafood Banquet Tour Experience

Hook Lighthouse - Sunset BanquetExplore the oldest original operating lighthouse in the world as you take a Seafood Banquet Tour Experience and enjoy one of the greatest journeys through the maritime gateway of Ireland’s Ancient East.

Discover the fascinating insights and stories of times gone by with some help from historical characters along the way. Climb the 115 well-worn steps of the tower and take in breathtaking views of the South East coast of Ireland from the upper balcony.

Following your private tour experience you will be treated to a silver service Seafood Banquet with wine; all freshly prepared by our in-house
chefs using the finest,

locally caught seafood. Dinner will be served in the Light-keeper’s conservatory boasting magnificent views of the rolling seas. Your local guide will be available throughout, sharing lots of local knowledge.

 


Fish & Chip Supper Tour ExperienceHook Lighthouse - Fish & Chips

Explore the oldest original operating lighthouse in the world as you take a Fish & Chip Supper Tour Experience and enjoy one of the greatest journeys through the maritime gateway of Ireland’s Ancient East.

Discover the fascinating insights and stories of times gone by with some help from historical characters along the way. Climb the 115 well-worn steps of the tower and take in breathtaking views of the South East coast of Ireland from the upper balcony.

Following your private tour experience you will be treated to a delicious traditional fish and chip supper. Take a seat in the Light-keeper’s conservatory and enjoy the magnificent views of the rolling seas as you will be served a wonderful traditional seaside supper of locally caught seasonal fish in a beer batter using local craft beer prepared by our in-house Chefs. A local guide will accompany your group throughout.