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Day Tours Unplugged

Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 834 0941
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Best tour

Took part in the Newgrange Day Tour. Absolutely amazing tour - one of the best I’ve taken. Martin... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ingrid B
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GREAT SMALL GROUP TOUR

My husband and I booked this small group tour, which for us is so much more enjoyable that being on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Best Small group Day Tours from Dublin, 16 persons max. TA Certificate of Excellence 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014. Tour Wicklow & Glendalough. Discover Newgrange and Boyne valley a UNESCO World heritage site, older than the Pyramids. Guides are Failte Ireland Approved and badged, don't settle for less. Support sustainable tourism tour with like minded guests in small groups.
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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took part in the Newgrange Day Tour. Absolutely amazing tour - one of the best I’ve taken. Martin was extremely kind and knowledgeable about everything. We had the right amount of time at all the sites - I was never rushed or waiting to head...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I booked this small group tour, which for us is so much more enjoyable that being on a big crowded bus. Martin was our driver/guide and he was wonderful: informative, a wealth of knowledge, engaging, professional. During this tour, we visited: Newgrange...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

I had a eally enjoyable tour in a small bus, with our nice driver Martin. It was easy to listen to him and he did a nice job throughout the day. In comparison to other tours we had enough time to really enjoy the sights,...More

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Day Tours U, Owner at Day Tours Unplugged, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Delighted to here you enjoyed Martin's company during your Boyne valley tour. Newgrange is a truly remarkable attraction along Ireland's Ancient East. We believe touring with a small group is the only way to go. It appears you agree as well! Thank you for your...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Newgrange was on our list on this visit. The tour itself was first rate. Martin, the driver and guide, was a wealth of information who shared his knowledge in a comfortable and engaging way. We thought a smaller bus would be a better travel experience...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2018

I am so glad we learned about this fascinating area, close to Dublin, to explore as a day trip with Unplugged. The small coach was the perfect way to travel and we got to Newgrange before the big bus crowds. To experience going in a...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

Martin was very informative, friendly, and a good tour guide. He gave us some space to process things, but had a good sense of humor as well. I thoroughly enjoyed the trip, despite the fact that the weather was less than idea with really cold...More

2  Thank Bonnie O
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

This small company limits its tours to 14 people, the maximum capacity for their comfortable vans. Two older gentlemen in their second careers are running this business by offering private tours and public tours to 1) Newgrange and the Boyne Valley 2) Wicklow area. We...More

1  Thank Noel78
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

This tour was amazing. Only 6 people plus the guide it was like being on a personal tour. Our guide Martin was amazing. The information that he knew was par none. He encouraged us to ask as many questions as we wanted, and we did....More

1  Thank Sheree R
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Loved the tour to the Wicklow Mountains! Our guide was knowledgeable for those of us seeking to learn all we could and flexible for the group that wanted to wander on their own. Glendalough was amazing!

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

We have been going on Day Tours Unplugged tours since 2013 and they never disappoint! Limited to a maximum of 16 people, the Half Day Wicklow and Glendalough Tour is something that every visitor to Dublin should see and experience. Rain or shine the scenery...More

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Camille P
3 May 2016|
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Response from Payal21 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Camille, Would you please check their website and u can get in touch via email with them. They are pretty fast in responding
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WanderlustJem777
5 October 2015|
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Response from Day Tours U | Property representative |
We depart on the Wicklow Glendalough tour 1300hrs return up Dublin 1800hrs
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Rebecca C
29 September 2015|
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Response from Day Tours U | Property representative |
Hi Rebecca, there have been no issues in the past, the roads are in good condition so you shouldn't have any issues. Very much look forward to seeing you on our small group Wicklow tour.
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