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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...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tour exceeded my expectations, and my expectations were already sky high. Our guide and driver, Damian, spent the ride time educating us in great detail about periods of Irish history, especially the Neolithic societies. We understood more deeply what we were seeing as we...More

Thank Pastel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My research shows that there is no other tour company out of Dublin that offers the above itinerary - all 4 must-experience spots - and critically, Newgrange with Day Tours Unplugged includes going INSIDE the 3200BC passage tomb, not just wandering around the Visitor's Center....More

Thank lexmiller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on the Newgrange, Monasterboice, Hill of Slane and Hill of Tara day tour. I loved that this is a small group tour and not a huge tour bus like many other tour companies I looked into. We booked this tour primarily because we...More

Thank rachaway
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We just returned from a day tour of Newgrange, Monasterboice, Hill of Slane and Hill of Tara with our guide Martin. Even though only three of us booked, the tour went ahead and we had the luxury of the full attention of our guide, who...More

Thank rykie2016
Day Tours U, Owner at Day Tours Unplugged, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Delighted to see you enjoyed your Newgrange and Boyne valley day tour with us. I will pass on your kind words to Martin. Thank you for your valuable custom, and we look forward to welcoming you back to Ireland soonest.

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

My father had booked the tour for our family, (myself, my father, my mother, and my girlfriend) I recently turned 18, so due to that he decided we should celebrate, we came to Dublin and we booked this tour, google had given him the wrong...More

Thank AnthonyG3697
Day Tours U, Owner at Day Tours Unplugged, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Many thanks for your feedback. Whilst I fully understand your disappointment at missing the tour. The review outlined by you simply is not accurate. You booked your tour online. You received a tour confirmation for the tour date you booked 5th September 2018. As you...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018

Deciding to do this small, family run tour while in Dublin was one of the best choices we made on our trip. Only 12 people in the van allowed for a more personal experience. Damien is such an engaging and knowledgable guide who truly loves...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2018

We did the Newgrange tour with Damien. I can't say enough about how much we enjoyed the tour. This five star review doesn't even take into account my opinion of Newgrange (I'd have to give that 10 stars out of 5). We took two small...More

1  Thank TracieKnits
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Newgrange, Monasterboice, and Hill of Tara was a great way to spend the day. Martin was awesome! He explained everything to us. We were a small group, only 11 of us. Newgrange was magnificent! Monasterboice was beautiful. Hill of Tara was moving. Martin gave us...More

Thank Stay760558
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Martin was a great guide—knowledgeable and easygoing! Bring good walking shoes and be prepared for rain and/or shine as much of the day is spent outdoors.

Thank Tim868
Reviewed 15 August 2018

This was a perfect small group tour. You do not have to worry about cramped large buses. The tour guide was professional, knowledgeable, and friendly. This is the only tour around that covers both Newgrange and Monasterboice. Newgrange is the crown jewel of the tour...More

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Camille P
3 May 2016|
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
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
Rebecca C
29 September 2015|
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.