Boyne Valley Private Tour
The Boyne Valley was home to some of the earliest settlements in Ireland due to its fertile land and access to the sea. As a result there are some fantastic historical and archaeological sites of interest. Some of the finest examples of early Megalithic passage tombs in Europe are to be found here.
The Megalithic Passage Tomb at Newgrange was built about 3200 BC. The kidney shaped mound covers an area of over one acre and is surrounded by 97 kerbstones.
About your guide
Kieran has an Honours Masters degree in Medieval Studies and he is a qualified and accredited Bord Failte tour guide. Unlike other guides however he is also the holder of a PSV (public service vehicle). Other companies offer professional drivers or chauffeurs with a general knowledge of Dublin or a double-decker bus with a loudspeaker guide. Kieran is a professional guide that happens to also be a professional driver ensuring your safety and enjoyment at all times. Let Kieran and his team of qualified guides show you around the Boyne Valley & Newgrange.
The vehicle you will be touring in is a Mercedes-Benz Viano limousine or a Mercedes-Benz saloon. This vehicle fits up to six adults comfortably or four adults with luggage.
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