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Beach ride

Really enjoyed the horse ride along the beach with my friend and two children. Was a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
katefitz1
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Passionate guide

Auriel is an incredibly passionate archeologist with a huge amount of information at her... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Guided archaeological and eco walking tours within the counties of Sligo and Leitrim. The trails are close to/in coastal areas, in areas of natural beauty. Guided horse riding with a heritage guide is also an option. All tours are suiatble for...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Sligo, Ireland
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+353 87 240 5071
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the horse ride along the beach with my friend and two children. Was a wonderful experience, Auriel is a fantastic guide and made the tour very enjoyable and was very informative. Tea and biscuits was a great finish to a really enjoyable day.

1  Thank katefitz1
Auriel2013, Manager at Seatrails, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi there, thanks so much for your testimonial. It was an absolute pleasure taking you out on our special 'Heritage on Horseback Experience'. Hope to see you guys again by the sea and go for a trot through the Atlantic waves! Auriel

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Auriel is an incredibly passionate archeologist with a huge amount of information at her fingertips. She knows the best places to visit in Sligo and has some really great experiences on offer. While our family enjoyed everything we did with Auriel, I highly recommend the...More

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Auriel2013, Manager at Seatrails, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for your kind testimonial, I loved meeting you and showing you the wonderful ancient gems of Sligo not to mention its characteristic pubs, restaurants and best spots to be in! I am delighted you enjoyed the shellfish experience so much, it...More

Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

We loved our tour with Auriel up to Queen Maeve’s grave! It was such a great experience. She was so informative & knowledgeable about the history of the area, the land and the people that lived around there. She was very kind and friendly and...More

1  Thank gforsberg2
Auriel2013, Manager at Seatrails, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks so much for your kind testimonial. I always enjoy bringing people up Knocknarea Mountain. The views are awe inspiring and the historical and geographical landscape around here really is magical. Thanks again, Slán, Auriel

Reviewed 26 June 2018

Auriel and her guide-in-training Ryan took 2 out of shape Americans to Queen Maeves' Tomb -and back! She was patient with us as we struggled up the mountain. It is your choice, but if you can't climb 20 flights of stairs, really consider this trip,...More

1  Thank cambutcher
Auriel2013, Manager at Seatrails, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

I am delighted we were able to guide you up the mountain at your own pace, safely. Thanks so much for coming out on this mountain trail to see the grave of Queen Maeve of Connaught! Auriel

Reviewed 13 June 2018

I hike with Seatrails, anicent 5,000 yrs old tombs above the valley,Views and the spirituality reside there.Thanks Auriel for sharing a fab walk the best ever. Be artful, be well, Bridget

1  Thank bridget P
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Auriel knows so much about the history of the area — we thoroughly enjoyed learning about the cultural, maritime, political, geological, religious and ruling history. We hope there’s a book about Sligo history in her future — with Auriel’s depth of knowledge and enthusiasm, it...More

1  Thank Susan G
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

This was a fabulous tour for anyone who is interested in history/geology/acrechology! Auriel was fabulous. Super friendly and personable. She picked me up right near where I was staying and then brought me to the few sites we were visiting. She organized a beach horse...More

1  Thank Jessica A
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We visited Carrowmore and Knocknarea with our guide, Auriel. She was both friendly and knowledgable, and she provided a most interesting and engaging tour of these fantastic sites.

1  Thank Marianne M
Reviewed 6 May 2018

What a great way to see these amazing places. Auriel is a knowledgeable and excellent professional guide who gave us a fantastic guided walking tour to the top of Knocknarea as well as the Carrowmore site. She was great with the kids and made the...More

1  Thank Kristen D
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Auriel did a brilliant job with our group of 24. She not only knows her stuff but is clearly passionate about this site and the many other historical sites around Sligo. The megalithic tombs at Carrowkeel are magical at any time, but so much more...More

1  Thank Siobhan R
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