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Fantastic Day Tour

My wife and I took the Newgrange tour which included the Hill of Tara, Hill of Slane and... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2016
John59491
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Antigo, Wisconsin
NEWGRANGE AND BEYOND

This is not just a drive into the countryside to pop and see a few hills, crosses and large burial... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2016
Penny T
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Barton-upon-humber, United Kingdom
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Best Small group Day Tours from Dublin, 16 persons max. TA Certificate of Excellence 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014. Tour Wicklow & Glendalough. Discover Newgrange and Boyne valley a UNESCO World heritage site, older than the Pyramids. Guides are Failte Ireland Approved and badged, don't settle for less. Support sustainable tourism tour with like minded guests in small groups.
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

My wife and I took the Newgrange tour which included the Hill of Tara, Hill of Slane and Monasterboice. It was a small tour with only 11 people and very enjoyable personal experience. Our tour guide, Martin, was an excellent tour guide with and incredible...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

This is not just a drive into the countryside to pop and see a few hills, crosses and large burial mound.....its a sudden blast of Irish history - like you'll never have experienced before! It is not just a 'tour' but an entire EXPERIENCE. If...More

1  Thank Penny T
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We took the Newgrange and Tara tour. We arrived early at Newgrange just in time to get the first tour as they opened and beat the crowds. We then visited Monasterboice and Slane before ending our tour in Tara. Martin, our driver and guide was...More

Thank KNDC3
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This was a perfect way to spend half a day in the beautiful Wicklow countryside. Weather was grand, tour guide was knowledgeable and friendly, the size of the group allows a chance for all to get to see and ask questions. Great way to get...More

3  Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Our tour guide was Damian and he was amazing! He shared stories, facts, history, and made the entire tour very special. Our tour was limited to 14 people, we departed on time, and we visited Newgrange, Hill of Tara, Hill of Slane and a fourth...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Martin, our guide, did a great job in getting us to key places in New Grange. It is often hard to see this facility without reservations. It rained a bit while we were there, but we had a grade time. As an aside, it is...More

1  Thank 1CaliforniaBoy
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I purposely booked this trip because of the small group aspect. Bottom line: It was absolutely wonderful. Martin was a terrific guide - knowledgeable, friendly, and patient. Everything was taken care of at Newgrange, so we had ample time to see the passage tomb, do...More

1  Thank Mary W
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Day Tours Unplugged is about 10 Euro more per person than some of the larger tours, but well worth it as small tour group of no more than 14. Our group was only 7 so was very friendly and much more personalized.....also get more time...More

1  Thank bookwormlh
Reviewed 20 September 2016

When I come back to Dublin again, I will take another tour with this group. Mr.Damian O Reilly was great, very friendly and funny and very well informed. I got to see and learn things I otherwise wouldn't have been able to and I had...More

1  Thank savannahluisa
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Note: verbosity ahead. Skip to the TL;DR if you prefer. I hate writing bad reviews. I'd rather write nothing at all. But I really feel compelled to warn travelers so they don't end up in the same sad situation I found myself in with this...More

4  Thank fiddledeedeerhett
Day Tours U, Owner at Day Tours Unplugged, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

Many thanks for taking the time to review your experience. I appreciate that you were disappointed that the tour to Newgrange was cancelled. As you pointed out there were another 3 persons scheduled to travel, and the tour was going to run on that date....More

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Camille P
Hi, Do your Newgrange/Boyne Valley Tours operate on Sundays in July? Camille
3 May 2016|
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Response from Payal21 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Camille, Would you please check their website and u can get in touch via email with them. They are pretty fast in responding
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WanderlustJem777
Hi Helen I will be in Ireland for two days, arriving on a Saturday morning and leaving Sunday night. I am thinking of maybe doing a half day tour outside the city area. Did your tour start in the morning or mid day? Also what time did you get back to the city? Cheers Jem
6 October 2015|
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Response from Day Tours U | Property representative |
We depart on the Wicklow Glendalough tour 1300hrs return up Dublin 1800hrs
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Rebecca C
Is the road on the 1/2 day Wicklow/Glendalough tour very windy/curvy? Somewhat prone to car sickness.
29 September 2015|
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Response from Day Tours U | Property representative |
Hi Rebecca, there have been no issues in the past, the roads are in good condition so you shouldn't have any issues. Very much look forward to seeing you on our small group Wicklow tour.
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