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Private Day Tours out of Dublin with Michael Fox, licensed driver and experienced tour guide. Day tours to the Boyne Valley, home of the Newgrange World Heritage site and the beautiful scenery of Wicklow, the Irish National Stud. Specialist Private Tours to Celtic sites such as the Hill of Tara and the Hill of Ward, Megalithic (Stone Age) sites such as Newgrange, Fourknocks and Loughcrew, Monastic Sites such as Monasterboice and Bective Abbey. A Bespoke tour can be arranged to suit your requirements.Since your tour is private and personalized, you will be picked up from your accommodation or cruise ship in the Dublin area. Private transport by Skoda Superb sedan for up to three passengers.
Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland

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K H
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5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2023
I heartedly recommend Michael Fox and Boyne Valley Tours. A native of the area he is full of information and lesser known facts about the area. We were met at our hotel door and returned there at end of day after enjoying our day and being driving in a clean comfortable auto. Michael was able to adjust the itinerary due to weather concerns which we greatly appreciated. Our tour was New Grange as modified.
Written 26 March 2023
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Thank you for the 5 star review, it was a pleasure to spend the day exploring the Boyne Valley with you and your companion. Warm regards, Michael Fox Day Tours Dublin
Written 12 April 2023
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GrandTour31408658016
9 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2023 • Couples
Wow! I can't say enough about what a wonderful time we had with Michael Fox from Day Tour Dublin. He took us to Wicklow and went out of his way to find the estate that my sister-in-law's ancestors worked on back in the early 1800s. We also used him for a day-long tour of various sites in the Boyne Valley. So much to see! He did everything he could to be sure we saw all the sites we wanted to see and was an excellent guide/driver. We thoroughly enjoyed the two tours that we did with Micheal. Highly recommend him!
Written 27 May 2023
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Many thanks for taking the time to post a lovely review, it was a pleasure to explore the Boyne Valley and Wicklow with you all. Warmest regards, Michael
Written 31 August 2023
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Cory C
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2019 • Couples
During our Ireland trip we took the Boyne Valley Tour with Michael Fox. His knowledge of the ancient sites was impressive and informative. Having a personal guide like Michael was invaluable, allowing us to see more in a short period of time. This was one of our favorite days of the trip.
Written 17 May 2020
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Thank you for taking the time to write a review, I'm delighted with the five stars. Kind regards, Michael.
Written 24 March 2022
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lmvance1
Harbor Springs, MI9 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2024 • Family
My son Connor and I were picked up promptly at our central Dublin hotel and taken to our ancestors Francis Ledwidges cottage in Slane. This was a long time in the planning, and we had a lovely visit. Michael also took us to the Newgrange passage tomb, and several graveyards with Celtic crosses. We visited Slane castle brewery as well. Michael is prompt, a good driver, and very knowledgeable on the areas around Dublin, I would recommend you hiring him on your next trip to Dublin.
Written 15 April 2024
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It was a pleasure to spend the day with you and Connor exploring the Boyne Valley with particular emphases on Francis Ledwidge, your ancestor and celebrated Boyne Valley poet. Your thoughtful review truly made my day, and I'm thrilled with the glowing feedback and the perfect 5-star rating. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. Warm Regards Michael Fox
Written 15 April 2024
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Venture45647
3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2022 • Couples
If you are interested in immersing yourself in the beauty of the landscape and discovering the facinating historical backstory of Boyne Valley, during a private, personalized tour guided by a very, very knowledgeable guide...... this is the tour for you! Michael Fox is an amazing resource. What you see and do in an 7-8 hour day would be equal to having to take 3 other tours ...and you still wouldn't see it all. Make you life easy and have the best day tour of your life....book Michael!
Written 3 August 2022
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I would like to express my sincere gratitude for taking the time to share your positive experience. Your five-star review means a lot to me, and I am thrilled with the content of your review. Kind regards, Michael.
Written 24 March 2023
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cynthiasL329CR
Washington DC, DC5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Friends
We took a day tour of County Wicklow with Michael. He picked us up precisely on time at the door of our hotel in Dublin, and took us to various scenic points. He was very accommodating of all of our requests to tailor the itinerary and to make additional stops. Michael is courteous, knowledgeable, and pleasant company. I would highly recommend him if you are looking for a day trip near Dublin.
Written 19 May 2024
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Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. I'm thrilled to receive 5 stars and your kind words. It was a pleasure showcasing the scenic beauty of Wicklow to you both. Kind Regards, Michael Fox Day Tours Dublin
Written 5 June 2024
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AllieT84
Michigan71 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2022
We had a wonderful day tour with Michael to see Boyne Valley sites. He worked with us ahead of time to coordinate pick up from the airport and drop off afterwards and even tailored our trip to things we were interested in. The car was extraordinarily clean and he is a good driver. We had a great time and wouldn't hesitate to book him again for another tour when we come back to Ireland in the future!
Written 22 March 2022
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Thank you for taking the time to write a five star review, look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards, Michael.
Written 24 March 2022
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Sara C
11 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Friends
Had yet another (this is our 3rd tour w/ Michael) lovely tour day — always so unique and fab! Michael goes above and beyond to ensure that you see what interests YOU, love that. He picks us up — saving us the driving and allowing us to see rather than navigate— and drops us back again at the of a perfect day. Would very highly recommend any tour with Michael Fox.
Written 19 August 2023
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Thank you for your wonderful review, and I'm particularly appreciative of the captivating photos you shared. Thanks too for the refreshing cup of tea before my journey home. With warm regards, Michael
Written 31 August 2023
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Sanchi G
New York3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2022 • Solo
i wanted to visit places several that were not on a usual one day tour. Loughcrew and Rathcroghan. Michael got me there and more… stopping at sites along the way i did not know about. He was generous with his knowledge and took care that everything was prepared. He brought several pairs of boots so that I had good foot ware for “ cave of the cats” . i recommend him highly
Written 24 July 2022
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I'd like to sincerely thank you for taking a tour with me, it was an absolute pleasure to spend the day experiencing ancient places, especially Rathcroghan. I really appreciate you taking the time to post a review, I'm delighted with the 5 stars. Kind regards, Michael.
Written 1 August 2022
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Marilyn D
1 contribution
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2023
Michael conducted a wonderful tour! He has so much information about this part of Ireland and can answer so many questions. We saw New Grange, Knowth, and 1,000 year old Celtic crosses. He made all of the arrangements and was a very good driver. I highly recommend hm.
Written 23 March 2023
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I am truly grateful for your kind words and for taking the time to share your positive experience. Your five-star review means the world to me. Warm regards, Michael.
Written 24 March 2023
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