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Ireland's Ancient East Day Trip from Dublin, Including Boyne Valley

  • Comprehensive full-day tour: discover more than 5,000 years of Irish history
  • See ancient art carved in Stone Age passage tombs at Loughcrew
  • Visit the Hill of Tara (Temair), where ancient High Kings ruled
Ireland's Ancient East Day Trip from Dublin, Including Boyne Valley
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Ireland's Ancient East Day Trip from Dublin, Including Boyne Valley
From US$52.07

Travel back in time through Ireland’s rich history on this full-day bus tour that’s perfect for any history lover. Let your local guide explain their land’s passionate past, as you visit Trim Castle, the Hill of Tara, the Hill of Uishneacht, and the ancient Loughcrew Megalithic Cairns.

What to Expect

Meet your coach and local guide at Suffolk Street in central Dublin—bring breakfast to eat on the ride north. Your first destination is the Hill of Uishneacht. Explore the ancient site before continuing on to Loughcrew Megalithic Cairns with passage tombs and rock art that date back 6,000 years.

Next, visit the ancient town of Trim and tour its 12th-century castle, before you continue east to the Hill of Tara, the ceremonial seat of Celtic High Kings for more than 1,000 years.

Afterward, board the bus for a ride back to Suffolk Street.

Reviews (334)
1 - 5 of 29 reviews
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile
Absolutely brilliant tour!

We came here for halloween week and decided to go visit the Boyne Valley, as it was closer to Dublin than other tours and more interesting for us; it did not disappoint! Our driver/guide Connor was fantastic, gave great information, answered all our questions and...More

3  Thank Amandine P
Reviewed 20 October 2018
Boyne Valley with Conner

We reeeally enjoyed our tour of Boyne Valley with Conner! He was very knowledgeable and passionate about all of the sites. I would definitely do it again!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank l0sc0cc0
Reviewed 19 October 2018
Boyne Valley to Ireland's Ancient East Full-Day Tour

This is an excellent tour for those who want to do something a little more 'off the beaten path' and visit places that aren't massive tourist attractions. Our tour took us to the Hill of Tara, the Loughcrew cairns, and several other points of interest...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank EFerg1987
Reviewed 9 October 2018
Boyne Valley Day Tour

The tour started on time and we traveled in a comfortable oversized van with a small group of people. Our guide, Noel, was an expert on the history of the ancient sites we visited. His enthusiasm for his work was apparent every where we went....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SJC518
Reviewed 15 September 2018
Rocky rocks!

We learned so much about Ireland just from our great tour guide, Rocky! He’s extremely knowledgable and entertaining. A great day tour to visit everything important in Boyne.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lynette S
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