8 days

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Summary

See the iconic Megalithic sites of Newgrange & Knowth

Experience the fascinating prehistory of Ireland on a tour which links two equally important regions of Ireland. From the Neolithic monuments in the fertile land of the Boyne Valley, we cross the island westwards to the wild landscapes of the Atlantic Coast and Galway. The monumental passage tomb of Newgrange is but one of the highlights as our journey takes us to numerous sites of significance including the Hill of Tara, once seat of the High Kings of Ireland; Carrowmore, the largest and oldest prehistoric cemetery site in Ireland and a visit to Dun Aengus on the largest and most mysterious of the Arran Islands, Inis Mor.

Tour highlights:

  • Take a boat trip to the island of Inis Mor and visit Dun Aengus
  • View one of the largest examples of an Irish Court Tomb at Creevykeel
  • Admire the collection of prehistoric artefacts at the National Museum of Dublin
  • Visit the Hill of Tara with over 30 visible monuments, including the Stone of Destiny

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£3,225

Deposit: £750 Single supplement: £535

Includes flights

Meet your Experts

Dr Jeremy Bennett

Andante Guide Lecturer

A British archaeologist, Jeremy was awarded his PhD at Magdalene College, Cambridge. His research focuses on the development of agrarian landscapes of Malta & Gozo.

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Tour dates & prices

Included in your cost:

  • Expert Guide Lecturer
  • Professional Tour Manager
  • Local travel aboard a private air-conditioned coach
  • Accommodation
  • Meals as per the itinerary, wine and tea or coffee with dinner
  • Entries to all sites as per the itinerary
  • Field notes
  • All taxes & gratuities
Tour Departure Tour ID Departure date Return Date Guided by Price Deposit Single supplement Availability
30 July 2023 APIR230730 30 July 2023 (Sunday) 6 August 2023 (Sunday) Dr Jeremy Bennett £3,225
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£750 £535 Call for availability
3 September 2023 APIR230903 3 September 2023 (Sunday) 10 September 2023 (Sunday) Dr Jeremy Bennett £3,225
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