Boyne Valley Private Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

350828


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: No. Children must be over 12 years of age

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Explore Newgrange and The Boyne Valley with your own Private Guide


Picking you up at your hotel or cruise ship this tour travels north to The Boyne Valley "the heartland of the Irish Nation" north of Dublin with the location Ireland's ancient capital of Tara and the ancient passage grave tomb of Newgrange at Bru na Boinne World Heritage Site and also the finely carved early Christian High Crosses of Monsterboice and the site of the famous Battle of The Boyne.

This tour explores Ireland's ancient turbulent history and explores how it shaped what has shaped what it means to be Irish.

The itinerary can either include a visit inside the Newgrange tomb or alternatively explore more of the valleys many sites - its up to you (and timing).

Itinerary

Starting in Dublin you will travel north to the World Heritage Site Tomb of Newgrange. Following entering the tomb it will be close to lunch time. You will then journey through the famous Battle of the Boyne site to lunch in a local hostelry before continuing our journey through the historic valley visiting some other fascinating places such as Monsterboice, and other sites along the way before returning to Dublin.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at your hotel, cruise ship or any other suitable location

End location: I will drop you back to your hotel, cruise ship or any other suitable location

Duration: 7 hours

Depending on the time leaving Dublin it's generally possible to get into the World Heritage Site Tomb of Newgrange in the morning. Following that the rest of the day will be spent exploring the rest of the historic valley with a stop for lunch in a local pub or restaurant Followed by you return to Dublin.

Transportation

Air conditioned Mercedes limousine seats 3-4 or Mercedes Viano that seats 6.

If you have more then 5 people, I can arrange a larger vehicle for bigger groups, provided enough notice is given. Please contact me for the details.

What’s Included

Transport by Mercedes Limousine with a Qualified Driver Guide

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 Euro - Entrance cost to the Newgrange tomb and lunch

What’s Extra

- Admission fees for the World Heritage Site Tomb of Newgrange

- Lunch and refreshments

If you have more then 5 people, I can arrange a larger vehicle for bigger groups, provided enough notice is given. Please contact me for the details.

Restrictions

As a licensed guide, I have no restrictions.

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Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/Dublin-Boyne-Valley-PrivateTour

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