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Boyne Valley Private Day Tours

Address: Balgeeth | Boyne Valley, Ireland, Ireland
Phone Number: +353878354805
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Ranked #1 of 20 Activities in County Meath
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Private tours, Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Personalised Day Tours of the Boyne Valley, County Meath, rich in heritage and history. Visit the...
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Type: Private tours, Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: 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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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Our Guide Michael picked us up at our hotel promptly at 8:30 as arranged - he was waiting for us when we stepped off the elevator. His Audi A8 was pristinely clean, and we headed off to the Boyne Valley. We visited several attractions there... abbeys, a castle, the battle of Boyne battlefield, and the highlight of the day, New... More 

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Amarillo, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Five members of my family were picked up promptly at eight (8:00) o'clock on December 10, 2014 by Derek Smith, our tour guide for the day in the Boyne Valley. He is absolutely a fount of knowledge about the Boyne Valley. He grew up there and played amongst some of the ruins we visited. We rode in his comfortable Mercedes... More 

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Hinsdale, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

I have been very late in writing this review, but I am no less enthusiastic about our tour of the Boyne Valley. Our family trip to Ireland was fantastic! The day tour with Michael was definitely a highlight. My wife and 2 boys, ages 13 and 10, found all of the sights very interesting when described by Michael. We all... More 

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10 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

This is a fantastic tour of the 5,000 year old burial tombs of Newgrange and Knowth. The history that is taught by the guides is wonderful and they can answer all your questions. If you are afraid of tight spaces do not go on this one as the burial tomb is a very confined space. I would highly recommend this... More 

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NY
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We were in Dublin City for a long weekend. Mike's tour of Boyne Valley captured all the significant sights we could accomplish in an effecient time frame, all while being escorted in his Audi sedan with Mike's informative narrative of Ireland, the local geography, history, culture,... Thanks Mike.

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Longview, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Michael brought us to wonderful sights in the Boyne Valley in his top of the range Audi A8. He lives in the Boyne Valley and it shows, he knows every inch of it. I highly recommend Michael's Boyne Valley Tour.

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Carmel Valley, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We were a party of four friends who took Michael's "Boyne Valley" tour in September. It was just a lovely day, full of interesting sights and commentary from Michael. He completely customizes your tour so you can wander wherever you like - we did New Grange, Hill of Tara and a private labyrinth, along with a nice lunch, tea, and... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Three friends and I took Michael's day tour to Boyne Valley on September 10 and what a fantastic day! We saw so much - Newgrange, Monasterboice, Hill of Tara, Trim Castle, Bective Abbey, Mellifont Abbey - and this day was an absolute highlight of my Europe trip. I really enjoyed being on a smaller, more personal tour, than being on... More 

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Flat Rock, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We arrived in port in Dublin off of the cruise ship Celebrity Infinity and we had previously booked a private tour of the Wicklow Mountains and surrounding areas for a full day with Michael Fox. He picked us up at the port in an Audi A8 and provided us with a comprehensive full day tour of the area which included... More 

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Oakland, Tennessee, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I have to give credit to Michael, he made the difference between a great tour, and a SPECTACULAR tour! Our visit to the Boyne Valley was fun, educational, and completely hassle free. Being that Michael is from the Boyne Valley, he was so knowledgeable about the area and all of its history. I literally felt like I had fallen back... More 

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