Newgrange Prehistoric Tombs From Belfast private tour

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Other, Museums / Culture


Kid Friendly: Yes. yes but they must be tame and able to sing a bit
( unsupervised children will be fed double expressos and lots of sugar)lol

Friendly: No.
you must be able to get in and out of the vehicle using side steps there is room for a foldup wheelchair

Maximum travelers: 6



English (fluent)

Full day tour to prehistoric tombs at Brú na Bóinne Co Meath ( for small parties of 2-6 visitors)

This one day tour takes you from Belfast to Irelands "Valley of the Kings" in Co Meath you get to visit and tour Bru na Boinne (Irish meaning Palace /mansion of the Boyne)
This area on the dramatic loop in the river Boyne that lies between the towns of Slane and Drogheda is one of the most important ancient landscapes in the world and is dominated by the prehisytoric passage tombs of Newgrange, Knowth and Dowth and are at least 5000 years old Newgrange. The best known of these Irish passage tombs is surrounded by a kerb 97 stones the most impressive is the entrance stone to the massive mound that covers a single tomb walking inside following a single long passage into a long cross chamber with the remains of two smaller burials and possibly two more to the east you enter the enigmatic inner chamber that is eliminated by the rising sun on the shortest day of the year the 21st December the winter solstice and really to say more would just be a spoiler to what is a true wonder.


I will pick you up at your Hotel , bed and breakfast or any tourist accommodation, Belfast Co Antrim area including Belfast port Larne port or Belfast international airport, Belfast George best city airport
Traveling one and a half hours from Belfast by motorway to the prehistoric tombs at Newgrange you get to spend as much time as your party require at this stunning ancient prehistoric site where you tour the tombs of Knowth Newgrange and Dowth from the visitor centre (irish government guides at venue with in-depth specialist knowledge tour you around the tombs )after a short stroll to venue bus from visitor centre
After you have completed your visit time depending I can return you to Belfast by road to your hotel early\late evening depending on your requirement (I will even customise and drop you at a Dublin location should you require please ask )

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: your Belfast Hotel, B@B tourist accommodation Belfast Co Antrim area Belfast Port Belfast international airport Belfast city airport

End location: I will drop you back to your Hotel airport or port (or your pickup) location after the tour please state required drop off point)I will even customise your drop off point and will drop your party in Dublin if required

Duration: 9 hours

cruse ship visitors please note this tour may not be possible as a shore excursion depending on shore timing in Belfast but please ask


custom Peugeot expert busslet seating six visitors this vehicle has forward facing seats and two sidesteps for easy excess and luggage space (for one suitcase one hand luggage each)the vehicle has intercom

What’s Included

All road tolls
Entrance to the visitor centre and tombs
Private Tour and Transport to and from Belfast

Note: this tour is a great way to travel back to Dublin slow time if you require we will drop you in Dublin after your tour

Estimated Local Cash Needed

40 euro - to cover your lunch and spending money as required
please note this is an international road trip northern Ireland uses the British pound the south of Ireland use Euros
Newgrange is in the south of Ireland

What’s Extra

Lunch and any personal expenses.

Please note that the tour is priced per tour not per person and includes the cost of entrance to the venue.
An early start is required as this popular world heritage site works on a first come first serve bases and does not except bookings os an early start is required
opening times
November -February 0930 - 1700
March - April 0930 - 1730
May - 0900 - 1830
mid September - End September 0900 - 1830
October - 0930 - 1730

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