Loughcrew Adventure Tour

Loughcrew Adventure Tour

= Loughcrew Guided Tour + Half Day at Adventure Centre

  • The traditionally styled courtyard you will get a sense of our Irish heritage.
  • Smell the old turf fire, see the old spinning wheel and hear about Maggie’s famous visitor from a previous inhabitant.
  • We will then begin the short hill walk to Loughcrew’s Ancient Passage Tombs.
  • These 5,000 year old tombs are located at the highest point in the Boyne Valley – The Hill of the Witch.
  • Your local guide will focus on Cairn T where some of Europe’s most spectacular ancient carvings can be seen.
  • Crowds gather at this tomb for the March and September Equinox when the sunrise aligns with the beautifully decorated back stone.
  • Hear the myths and legends that have kept these ancient passage tombs so well preserved. Unravel the mystery on a guided tour with us.

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Locations: Loughcrew Megalithic Centre, Maggie Heaney's Cottage, Loughcrew Cairns, Nelly's Kitchen and Loughcrew Adventure Centre.

Time: 5 hrs mins aprox.

This tour is for the adventurous and the outdoor types. In it we have climbs to the highest point in the Boyne Valley, zip-lining, assault courses, challenges and a bit of history and mystery too.

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For more information on the tour contact Niall +353 (0)86 7361948 or Fechin +353 (0)87 3974295 or email us at info@loughcrewmegalithiccentre.com