Newgrange and The Boyne ValleyTour

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The Boyne Valley “the heartland of the Irish Nation” and the location Ireland’s ancient capital of Tara along with the ancient passage grave tombs such as Newgrange at Bru na Boinne World Heritage Site and the finely carved High Crosses of Monsterboice and the famous Battle of The Boyne Site

This favourite tour of mine (I spent years managing a major heritage property in the valley and was part of drafting the World Heritage Site Management Plan) explores Ireland’s ancient turbulent history and explores how it shaped what has shaped Irishness. Let me help you see the very best the valley has to offer in a short time while telling you lots of stories about its rich heritage.

Entrance Fees to attractions can be paid by the client on the day or booked in advance by arrangement.

Price

€550

No. of People

1 - 5

Duration

8 Hours

What our customers say

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  • star rating  Our party of four booked a full day tour of Powerscourt and Glendalough, including a drive through Sally Gap and terrific lunch at a beautiful Irish pub. John is a... read more

    PVP001
    July 28, 2022
  • star rating  A group of us with an interest in Gardens took a private tour with John to visit Kilruddery and Powerscourt Gardens. With John's expert knowledge of both history and horticulture... read more

    Tourist87226
    May 15, 2022
  • star rating  We had a fabulous day with John driving south from Dublin through beautiful coastal villages to Powerscourt and then up into the Wicklow mountains with the final stop in Glendalough.... read more

    GeorgiaK27
    April 21, 2022
  • star rating  Day with John was wonderful. His horticultural knowledge and historical knowledge were fascinating. I would highly recommend and would definitely ride with him again on my next trip to Ireland.

    Sarah E
    April 21, 2022
  • star rating  We had a fabulous day with John driving south from Dublin through beautiful coastal villages to Powerscourt and then up into the Wicklow mountains with the final stop in Glendalough.... read more

    Cory K
    April 21, 2022
  • star rating  The McAllister Family is so grateful to have been connected with John via Approved Tourist Guides Ireland (ATGI)! John transported us from Dublin to Kerry with stops including the Rock... read more

    607leannd
    November 10, 2021
  • star rating  Great day with John Ducie. I’d describe him as passionate and knowledgeable, what else could you want in a tour guide!

    Very well spoken, and easy to understand (hard... read more

    nkreikemeier
    September 5, 2021
  • star rating  My wife and I just finished an 8 day tour of Ireland with John. We saw Ireland from coast to coast with so much in between! Be it... read more

    mark d
    September 26, 2019
  • star rating  John was a great tour guide. He picked up our Family of 12 at our VRBO and gave us a comprehensive tour of our requested sites in Dublin.

    Mimi K
    September 16, 2019
  • star rating  Had an absolutely wonderful tour with John. He was knowledgeable, friendly, and so helpful in showing us the city

    WheninRomeIdothis2
    September 5, 2019