Starts At: After a leisurely breakfast your driver-guide will meet you at your hotel for your day tour north of Dublin. Your Newgrange day tour takes you on a full 8 hour day tour of north Dublin and the historical Boyne Valley. We recommend a tour start time of 10hrs for this tour.
PLEASE NOTE: Newgrange now requires people to reserve their tickets in advance. We recommend any tour start time between 11.30hrs and 12.15h or in the afternoon between 14.00h and 15.30h. The link is:
Newgrange Book Here
To Newgrange: Travelling northwards out of the city, our first stop today will be at the Bru na Boinne visitor centre to take a tour of the 5,200 year old megalithic tomb at Newgrange. This UNESCO world heritage site is one of the largest and certainly the most stunning tombs in Ireland with a unique alignment to the rising sun on the winter solstice.
Historic Battles: From Newgrange, we will tour over to the famous Battle of the Boyne visitor centre at Oldbridge House which commemorates the great European battle of 1690 where Catholic King James II took on the Protestant King William of Orange to decide the future of the British throne and future religions throughout Europe. On your return to Dublin, we will take the scenic coastal route via the fishing village of Howth and driving over the summit of Dublin Bay, enjoy the scenic drive back into Dublin city.
Whats included:Private tour, luxury air-conditioned vehicle, driver-guide (licensed and police vetted), Irish bottled water, vehicle fuel, all road tolls and charges etc.
- Newgrange Tour: €6 per adult. Concessions for Seniors & Students – To reserve your tickets, we’d recommend any tour start time between 11.30hrs and 12.15h or in the afternoon between 14.00h and 15.30h. The link is:
Newgrange Book Here
- Battle of the Boyne: €4 per adult. Concessions for Seniors & Students
Client Lunch: Not included in tour price.
Newgrange Day Tour include: Bru na Boinne passage tomb visitor centre, Newgrange, Battle of the Boyne vistor centre, Howth village, Howth summit, Dublin Bay and more…