Hill of Tara & Mystical Newgrange

Price: $68.00
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Shore Excursion Size ? Standard
Shore Excursion Type Cultural, Scenic
Shore Excursion Duration 9 Hours
Activity Level ? Easy
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? A taxi or shuttle ride (not included, approximately 16 EUR) is required to reach your departure location.
Food/Beverage Provided Not Included
Recommended Dress We recommend wearing comfortable, weather appropriate clothing with closed toe walking shoes and a light jacket or coat.
Restrictions This tour is not wheelchair accessible.

Hill of Tara & Mystical Newgrange

Sit back and relax as you escape deep into the countryside. Go back in time to the seat of the High Kings of Ireland at the Hill of Tara, before experiencing one of the most beautiful scenic views of The Dublin Bay

Your journey begins with a visit to the small picturesque fishing village of Howth. Drive through Howth Summit, where you can end the day with spectacular views looking out over Dublin Bay. Let the fresh sea breeze invigorate you.

Your tour continues at Newgrange, a magnificent UNESCO World Heritage site which dates back to 3,200 BC. This amazing site is of the oldest and largest neolithic burial chambers in Europe, predating the Egyptian pyramids! As part of your experience you will be taken on a guided tour inside the tomb of Newgrange.

Your last stop of the day is a visit to the historical Hill of Tara, the seat of the Irish High Kings. See the ancient monuments and learn the rich history of this mystical area before heading back on a scenic coastal route back to the city.