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Boyne Valley Tours

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Address: Ireland
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Personalised Day Tours of the Boyne Valley, County Meath, rich in heritage...

Personalised Day Tours of the Boyne Valley, County Meath, rich in heritage and history. Visit the heritage capital of Ireland as your personal driver brings you from one location to the other to stroll around at your ease. Take a suggested tour or design your own. Since your tour is personalised, you will be picked up from your accommodation in the Meath / Dublin area.

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Irish History in One Great Day

From the moment I reached out to him before our trip to the day we spent together in the Boyne Valley, Michael Fox was a great pleasure to work with. He was responsive... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
Brooklyn, New York
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Brooklyn, New York
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

From the moment I reached out to him before our trip to the day we spent together in the Boyne Valley, Michael Fox was a great pleasure to work with. He was responsive, knowledgable, and absolutely made the most of our day together. We visited Newgrange (at his urging, we were in the first group at the Visitor's Center!), Trim... More 

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Galloway, New Jersey
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Michael Fox took us on two tours, one up to New Grange and the other south to the Wicklow mountains. Inside Four Knocks I drummed with other people which was a great experience. Walking the Hills of Tara and also seeing Brigid's Castle was magical, too. The best for me was visiting my namesake, Sheela Na Gig, the main reason... More 

Thank Sheila S
San Francisco, California
1 review
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Our tour with Michael was everything I hoped it would be and more! He was very communicative from my first email. I shared with him our special interests ahead of time, he made a few suggestions and created a tour of the Boyne Valley unique for us. He took us to a few places of interest and secret special spots... More 

Thank RobynJeanSF
Chugiak, Alaska
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

Highly recommend this day tour with the very knowledgeable Michael Fox. We started the day visiting the amazing Neolithic site of Newgrange - Magical!!! Other highlights included: Monasterboice with crosses from the 10th century; Hill of Slane and Hill of Tara and their significance to St Patrick and the early kings of Ireland; and a visit to the site of... More 

Thank kktboyle
Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had a great day touring with Micheal Fox. He adjusted the tour to suit our preferences and answered our questions. Very informative and fun local knowledge.

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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Michael Fox provided the most insightful and enjoyable tour I have ever been a part of. I went into the day not knowing what to expect and ended the tour feeling educated and fortunate to have had the opportunity to partake. I don't think there I anything Michael doesn't know about the history of the Boyne Valley and he is... More 

Thank Brian B
Fort Worth, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 18 March 2017

For our first time on the Emerald Isle we were incredibly fortunate to be personally guided by Michael Fox. Can't imagine a better guide, a better excursion, a better Irish experience. His knowledge of Ireland and his passion for the land of his birth are unsurpassed. But his desire to tailor our time to what was important to us meant... More 

Thank whitehorse899
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

I was enchanted by this tour. Alex our guide was full of usefull informations, facts and figures, funny stories about irish culture and people, good knowledge of history. excepting lunch location ( poor in diversity food) every aspect was excelent. It is a tour with a lot of walk and a little bit of hicking so you should be prepare... More 

Thank maria i
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

We scheduled a day tour of the Boyne Valley with Michael and this turned out to be the highlight of our trip. I highly recommend Michael's tours! Summary: -Very knowledgeable about the sites of the Boyne Valley! Just as much history as you want. You can always ask more questions and he has so much fascinating information -He was early... More 

Thank Jessica M
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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Knowing that in Ireland they drive on the "other side of the road" from the USA, I chose to seek out a private guide familiar with the Boyne Valley rather than rent a car and put everyone at risk. I was fortunate to stumble across the very informative website of Michael Fox during my research for "mystical places " -... More 

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