Winners of the Best Boyne Valley Tourism Experience 2018!
What to Do in Meath?
Take to the Boyne river and canal for a paddling tour, just north of Dublin! Paddle in handcrafted, traditional Kerry Naomhog currachs that have starred in the hit TV show, Game of Thrones. You’re guided through 5,000 years of history in the Boyne Valley – birthplace of Ireland’s Ancient East.
Young and old can paddle together and feel what it was like to travel on the sacred Boyne all those years ago. Hear about the battles that shaped Ireland and the magic that spawned legends. Connect, learn, and treasure stories of Ireland’s oldest canal, Ireland’s largest battle, and Europe’s largest collection of Neolithic Art and of course a tale or two from the set of the biggest TV show in the world!
Guided tour of the Boyne canal navigation in a traditional Irish currach passing through the Battle of the Boyne site. History, heritage, mythology and outdoor fun all rolled into one! Our purpose-built boat takes you on a journey of fact and fantasy in the amazing Boyne Valley.
- 1.5 Hours Duration 1.5 Hours
A premium tour within a UNESCO designated area. Travel the length of the canal hearing tales of history and mythology; exiting the canal through a narrow gap in the reeds the boat drifts out onto the river.
- 2.5 Hours Duration 2.5 Hours