Explore Medival Ireland with your own Private Guide
The Normandy of Ireland Tour.
Travel south though the Wicklow Mountains among some of the most beautiful scenery in Ireland, visiting Glendalough along the way with its ancient Celtic monastic ruins.
Then, travel though the rich farmlands settled by the Norman French to visit the ancient medieval Norman City of Kilkenny with its ancient palace, / fortress of the Butler Dukes of Ormond who ruled Ireland as Vice Roy of the Kings of England when Kilkenny nor Dublin was Ireland's Capital
Visit Ireland's best preserved medieval City of Kilkenny with it's medieval streets and buildings.
Following pick up from your hotel, cruise ship or chosen venue in Dublin you will travel 1 hour or so south to the Wicklow Mountains.
You will visit with an expert guide:
- The ancient Celtic Monastic City of Glendalough in its beautiful valley
- The Wicklow Gap (the highest mountain pass in Ireland) with spectacular views on a clear day.
- And then journey 1. 5 hours to the ancient city of Kilkenny for lunch.
- Tour inside the ancient fortress palace of the Butler's, Dukes of Ormond
We will then journey back to Dublin with a drop off to your chosen location on your return.
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: 8 hours
Air Conditioned Mercedes Limousine.
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.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
50 Euro - Entrance fee to the castle, lunch and refreshments.
As a licensed guide, I have no restrictions.