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  4. Trim Castle

Dublin: Private Boyne Valley and Trim Castle Day Tour

Product ID: 178556
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Discover the Boyne Valley on a completely customizable day trip from Dublin. Explore the Valley and Trim Castle on a small group tour of County Meath.
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Duration: 6 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy private hotel pick-up and drop off at your chosen location
  • Explore the UNESCO heritage site of Bru na Boinne with Neolithic sites older than the Pyramids
  • Experience the beautiful Boyne river valley
  • Visit Trim Castle, Ireland's largest Norman castle, made famous by the movie Braveheart
  • Have lunch in a traditional Irish pub with local specialities and relax for afternoon tea at the luxury Dunboyne Castle
Full description
Leave the hustle and bustle of Dublin city and visit the UNESCO world heritage sites of the Boyne Valley home to Newgrange, Knowth, Dowth and Loughcrew Neolithic tombs.

At Newgrange, explore the passage and chamber, which illuminates the innermost chamber revealing ancient artwork. Walk around the one-acre site containing the tomb, and see the 5000-year old roof, still intact and waterproof. 

After lunch in Slane, continue further into the Boyne Valley to the Hill of Tara, the seat of Celtic Kings of Ireland including Brian Boru. Move on to Trim Castle, the largest Norman castle in Ireland. Explore the inside, and head up the spiral staircases to the dining halls and sleeping chambers of the De Lacy stronghold. Finish up the day with afternoon tea in the luxury Dunboyne Castle en-route back to Dublin. 

Remember that this private tour is completely customizable to your requirements, and this is a suggested itinerary.
Includes
  • Hotel or port pick-up and drop off
  • Transport in an air-conditioned minivan
  • Local expert guide
  • Bottled drinking water
  • All parking fees
  • All local taxes and charges
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks

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Important information
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• Please bring comfortable walking shoes and a light rain jacket

From US$ 571.37 Per group up to 7

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Product ID: 178556