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Dublin, Ireland
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Newgrange day tour

My daughter and I took the day tour to New Grange, Monasterboice, and Hill of Tara. I am an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tracya168
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Day Tours Unplugged Newgrange. Monasterboice and Hill of Tara

On a day of extreme weather changes Damien continued to provide an excellent running commentary... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
Hugary1
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Sydney, Australia
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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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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I took the day tour to New Grange, Monasterboice, and Hill of Tara. I am an independent traveler and do not typically take day tours but these sites are not accessible without a car so I booked with this company because it...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018

On a day of extreme weather changes Damien continued to provide an excellent running commentary. Newgrange is one of the most impressive things from the ancient world I have ever seen. If in Ireland it is unmissable. Over 5000 years old and a restricted visiting...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2017

Absolutely brilliant! We really enjoyed our day out of the city thanks to Damian. We visited Newgrange, the High Crosses at Monasterboice (they are fantastic!) and then Hill of Slane and Hill of Tara. I have no words for how impressive and special Newgrange is;...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

It was a well-designed and comfortable tour, even tho the weather was a bit damp. Mary's brother (I didn't get his name) was our guide. He is knowledgeable and made himself available for questions when we were off the bus. Newgrange is well worth visiting....More

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

The day we took the tour we had Fingal (I think that was his name-sorry I can't quite remember) and Pearse as our driver. Both were lovely. The guide was full of amazing and interesting information. He was so passionate on the topics! The Hill...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Mary is a very knowledgeable tour guide, who takes care that participants learn as well as have fun. She made the history and archaeology of Ireland fascinating, and helped us appreciate present-day Irish culture through music and stories. Mary's tour was great- so much better...More

Thank Jennifer S
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

My husband and I missed our scheduled tour because of jet lag and I was devastated. Damian was there to pick up his group and offered us two seats on his tour. It wasn't what we originally planned, but it ended up being a fantastic...More

Thank Laura H
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

I had high hopes for this tour, but was unfortunately left underwhelmed and a bit disappointed. The tour itself is a half-day (5 hour) tour which takes you straight from Dublin, to one lookout point in the Wicklow Mountains and about 2-2.5 hours at Glendalough....More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Quite simply 'the' best tour of these two sites you can take. Mary Gibbons is just the most knowledgable guide and provides you a tremendous amount of historical background during the tour. The shoppes at the Hill of Tara are fantastic. And Newgrange is just...More

Thank Tim M
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

My daughter and I repeated the New Grange tour 3 years later, but with my husband in tow. It was more spectacular than the first time! Damion, our guide is Ireland's best gift! He found out our likings and steered (literally) the tour to match...More

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Camille P
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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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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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