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“spanish armada”(14 reviews)
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Guided archaeological and ecological walking and horse riding tours in Sligo and Leitrim. Your archaeologist guide Auriel will take you to places you never knew existed where you will explore ancient sites of the Irish and hidden gems. Her trails...more
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Sligo F91 YW50, Ireland
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All reviews spanish armada horse ride friendly guide guided walk horseback tour island view local history wealth of knowledge sligo area wonderful walk a lot of fun tea and biscuits breathtaking views awe inspiring fresh air rosses point passage tombs
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fantastic experience. Auriel is a very friendly and knowledgeable guide who clearly loves what she does. She provided fascinating insight into the Spanish Armada and surround areas of Mullaghmore and Streedagh Beach. She works alongside Ursula at Island View Stables and they...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Brodie_Smart
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience. My horse Tom was very polite. Thanks Ursula for choosing Tom for me. Aurial's knowledge and passion for the area was exceptional. Very intersting and fun experience.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mary K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Something sensational. We never rode the four of us on horseback. Auriel prepared us, explained everything and we did not even be afraid to ride these big animals. Despite the rainy weather, the trip was great, with no unpleasant surprises. Even the fifth person, whose...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank BotchyIndiana
Reviewed February 18, 2019

My friend and I did the 2 hour beach and bog ride. Highly recommended! Our guide, Auriel, was extremely well-informed about the local history and imparted that knowledge throughout the ride. Great guide, lovely horses, and beautiful countryside. What more could you ask for?

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank DublinJenny89
Reviewed February 16, 2019

We had a lovely day exploring the Sligo coast with Auriel. She's a very knowledgeable and friendly host, and seems fascinated herself by the geology and history of the area. We learned about the wrecked Spanish Armada ships and the adventures of the Spanish survivor...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Shane L
Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

This was a lovely activity to do. Gentle horses, fresh air, breathtaking views. Auriel was lovely to us.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lvrich
Reviewed January 28, 2019 via mobile

Met up with Auriel for a days hiking up to the Carrowkeel Megalithic Tombs, had an absolutely fantastic day, really enjoyed her company and the way she gave very informative history talks along the way, I enjoyed it so much I booked on for a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Vianney T
Reviewed December 15, 2018

Let me start by saying we had a whirlwind of a day. We had lost our passports that morning and were late to the ride because we were trying to track them down. Auriel was extremely understanding and accomodating and allowed us to reschedule with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Taylor H
Auriel2013, Manager at Seatrails, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2019

Hi Taylor, thanks so much for that lovely review, I am so pleased you loved your experience out riding on the beach in Sligo with me.. it was great fun! The landscape speaks for itself too! I hope to see you back in Ireland soon,...More

Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

We were in Sligo on the 8th of November and everything was amazing she picked us up from the hotel beside the train station as soon as we arrived. We had a lot of fun in the trail that we did. We had an hour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rpnafarrateg
Reviewed October 23, 2018

Auriel from SeaTrails arranged a horseback tour for me on the beach north of Sligo - ocean waves crashing on rocks, stunning scenery. Nothing better than seeing it from the back of a horse! Having the weather cooperate in October was a plus. She also...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank marygeer731
Auriel2013, Owner at Seatrails, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Thanks Mary, I am so glad you enjoyed it so much! Auriel

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