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Rathcroghan Tours

Carrowreagh, Ireland
+353 86 177 9490
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Rathcroghan Ancient historical site.

One of the best tours I've been on in a very long time, thanks to Mike our tour guide. His... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2017
thefrains
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ireland
Interesting tour, excellent guide Daniel

The Rathcroghan complex is the extremely important in the history and archaeology of Ireland. The... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2017
Joy M
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Guided tours of the ancient Celtic capital of Rathcroghan. An enigmatic landscape strewn with the burials of long forgotten Irish heroes and kings, home to queen Medb and the dwelling place of the Morrigan - goddess of battle. Rathcroghan has the highest density of earthworks in Europe. Rathcroghan Tours specialise in the mythology, spirituality and archaeology of this special pagan landscape. When you walk on Rathcroghan you are walking in the footsteps of the ancients. Please note that Rathcroghan Tours is a separate entity to the Rathcroghan Visitors Centre.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Carrowreagh, Ireland
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Reviewed June 16, 2017

One of the best tours I've been on in a very long time, thanks to Mike our tour guide. His understanding of the area is second to none as he captivates your attention with its history and mythology. This site and its surrounding area has...More

Thank thefrains
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

The Rathcroghan complex is the extremely important in the history and archaeology of Ireland. The sites are huge, complex, and integral to the founding myths and epics of the country and people. The sites are not sexy: they haven't been excavated and reconstructed, as some...More

Thank Joy M
Reviewed August 11, 2016

Visitor centre really interesting, lovely cafe and but the highlight of the experience was the tour. Mike is one of the best, if not the best tour guide I have ever encountered and I have encountered many all over the world including Europe, India and...More

Thank Partygoer2014
Reviewed April 22, 2016

This was the best tour I have experienced in many a trip around the world. Mike who lead the tour was terrific he made the whole experience . I would highly recommend this tour to everyone.

Thank ekt1916
Reviewed April 4, 2016

the whole experience was great. The visitor centre is very well done and our guide Mike had such an intimate knowledge of the whole area and the detail of the various sites. He is so passionate about the whole history of the area and patient...More

Thank rossmccarter
Reviewed September 7, 2015

If you can't make this excellent tour, spend a wonderful hour in the Visitor Centre - Superb is the only work for Mike, our Guide. He obviously loves his job-he sells the story (did it twice within a short time and was as enthusiastic the...More

Thank Christy_Luv2
Reviewed August 8, 2015

We arrived approximately 20 minutes late and Mike had started his tour. He was both patient and very informative. We have passed through Tulsk numerous times on the way up and down from Dublin and we have so much history on our doorstep and Mike...More

Thank Maureen O
Reviewed June 18, 2015

Great visitor center and displays. Our tour guide Daniel was well informed and enthusiastic. Great talk about the site and history. Very knowledgable.

Thank Aquajummy
Reviewed March 29, 2015

Our family of adults stopped by Rathcroaghan to explore the site on our way to a three day hike across County Mayo. It was the perfect start to our trip, and Daniel was a fun and expert guide, happy to answer our questions about the...More

Thank Mira J
Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

I visited Rathcroaghan with my father a couple of weeks back. The site contains the remnants of a large, ancient ceremonial fort, dozens of burial mounds and an underground cave. The site is linked to the mythical Queen Medb of Connaught and the Cattle Raid...More

Thank Tighearnan O
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