Trim Castle & Tara Day Tour
Starts At: After a leisurely breakfast your driver-guide will meet you at your hotel at 10hrs or a time that suits you and bring you on a full 8 hour day tour through county Meath (the Royal County) to Trim Castle and the ancient Hill of Tara.
The Route: Our route takes us north west out of Dublin along into the heart of County Meath. Our first stop of the day will be to Lough Crew Cairns just outside Oldcastle. These Cairns date back over 5,000 years and are a must visit if you feel up to the small hill walk. (no problem if not). From Oldcastle, we will continue to the town of Trim for some lunch and in the afternoon, enjoy a guided tour of Irelands largest Norman Caslte, Trim Castle. Trim Castle was used in the filming of Braveheart and has very impressive castle walls on the banks of the Boyne Valley.
Hill of Tara: After your visit to Trim, you will have the option to visit the Hill of Tara, once the seat of the high kings of Ireland, Tara has a rich pre christian history which runs up to the time of St Patrick. In the late afternoon we will make our way back to your hotel for the end of your tour. Return to Dublin for your evening and overnight.
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.
Admission Costs – additional:
- Trim Castle: €4 per adult. Concessions for Seniors & Students
- Optional Audiovisual at Hill of Tara: €4 per adult. Concessions for Seniors & Students
Client Lunch: Not included in tour price.
Trim Castle and Tara Day Tour hightlights include: Lough Crew Tombs, Trim town, Trim Castle and the Hill of Tara including scenic photo stops and more…