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Historic Boyne Canal Experience

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Oldbridge
Oldbridge, Co. Meath, IrelandWe are located 1km from the carpark at the Battle of the Boyne visitor centre.
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    Oldbridge Estate/Battle of the Boyne Visitors Centre
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
    Visitor centre experience with battle site exhibition and information related to the Battle of the Boyne. On site living history demonstrations, toilets, cafe, etc.
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Departure Point
Oldbridge, Co. Meath, Ireland
Duration
1h 30m
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
Exclusions
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Entry/Admission - Oldbridge Estate/Battle of the Boyne Visitors Centre
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • www.boyneboats.ie
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved from the nearest car park to the launch site (approx. 1km)
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please remember a currach is a traditional boat. Those who choose to take part will be required to be active with paddling the boat and as such require a basic level of fitness to comfortably enjoy the experience
  • Any medical conditions which may restrict an individual's ability to participate must be brought to the attention of the boat helm.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Edel wrote a review 2 Feb
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We had a brilliant experience on Boyne Valley. The whole tour was very enjoyable and interactive. Our tour guide was super friendly , interesting and so helpful in organizing the trip. He was so accommodating. Would definitely recommend this for anybody looking for a lovely way
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Date of experience: February 2020
grace r wrote a review Oct 2019
4 contributions
This was a lovely relaxing trip down the canal on a saturday afternoon. I went with my parents and shared the boat with a family of 3 lovely kids. We had fairy land with all the fairy doors and the salmon of knowledge and some some historical facts along the way. We had great
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Date of experience: July 2019
Katie M wrote a review Sep 2019
49 contributions30 helpful votes
8 of us went on Boyne Boats today run by Ross who was our skipper/guide. Greeted warmly by Ross, we put on our life jackets, given our places on the boat, our paddles and off we went down the canal. We were surrounded by beautiful nature in an area steeped full of history, where
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Date of experience: September 2019
744pat wrote a review Sep 2019
4 contributions27 helpful votes
Ross is very friendly and welcoming. Trip was punctual. The tour was very interesting and relaxing and Ross is very knowledgeable and engaging when giving the history of the area. Fantastic relaxing little activity, highly recommend. Nice surprise at the end but I won't give the
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Date of experience: September 2019
DAHTravellers wrote a review Sep 2019
1 contribution
Great way to spend a few hours on the boyne canal waterway learning some history and hearing some of Ross's insights into the Game of Thrones World in such a tranquil setting. Well worth the visit
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Edel
Dublin, Ireland
10
Beautiful Boat Trip
We had a brilliant experience on Boyne Valley. The whole tour was very enjoyable and interactive. Our tour guide
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viv ambrose
41
Samhain boat trip.
We had a great paddle boat trip with boyne boats. Kids of interesting facts for kids and adults alike. Lots of
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Lbfelex
159
Great informative and healthy was to tour
the tour was great and relaxing with a well informed guide that was an actual actor from the series. good exercise
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grace r
Drogheda, Ireland
40
The friendly boat man
This was a lovely relaxing trip down the canal on a saturday afternoon. I went with my parents and shared the boat
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Katie M
County Dublin, Ireland
3330
Great time with Boyne Boats
8 of us went on Boyne Boats today run by Ross who was our skipper/guide. Greeted warmly by Ross, we put on our
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Lizgoestouring
Skerries, Ireland
6532
Highly recommended Boat tour
A great trip, with a happy balance of rowing and being very quietly motored along, loved it. Ross is a great
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Janos M
31
Boyne Boats
Had a super trip with Boyne Boats. A  really interactive relaxing activity, surrounded by beautiful nature and in
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744pat
County Meath, Ireland
427
Great relaxing activity
Ross is very friendly and welcoming. Trip was punctual. The tour was very interesting and relaxing and Ross is
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Feenqueenjo
10
Absolute Gem of a Boat Tour
We had an amazing time today thank you so much Ross ... this is a hidden gem ... am telling all my Drogheda
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DAHTravellers
10
Game of thrones boating
Great way to spend a few hours on the boyne canal waterway learning some history and hearing some of Ross's
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