Ireland's Ancient East Tours

Some Ideas for Tours in Ireland's Ancient East

Glendalough Monastic Site

• Early Christian 6th Century

• Set in glaciated valley with two lakes

• Round tower, stone churches and monastic remains

Powerscourt House and Gardens

• Voted number 3 in World – National Geographic

• Stretches over 47 acres in Enniskerry village

• Intriguing waterfall close by to the estate

The Irish National Heritage Park

• Re-constructed historical sites from ancient Ireland

• Located on picturesque surroundings of river Slaney

• Unforgettable journey through Ireland’s past

Dunbrody Famine Ship

• Award-winning replica emigrant vessel

• Real life stories by costumed performers

• Houses Irish American Hall of Fame

Hook Lighthouse

• Purpose buit as a lighthouse 800 years ago

• Fully operational to this day

• Set on spectacular Peninsula on Wexford Coast

The Kennedy Homestead

• State of the Art Visitor Centre based on Kennedy’s in Ireland

• Houses rare and unique memorabilia and archive film footage

• Visited by former US President JFK in early 1960s

Wexford Storytelling Houses

• Almost unique to County Wexford

• Eight houses currently in operation throughout the County

• House locations and storytellers known intimately to us

Kilkenny's Medieval Mile

• Unique discovery trail running through heart of Kilkenny

• Kilkenny Walking Tours operating 34 years

• Smithwicks Experience and displays of civic treasures

Loftus Hall

• Ireland’s most haunted house

• Located on stunning Hook Head peninsula

• Fascinating history and infamous legends

Borris House

 • Ancestral home of Kings of Leinster

• Traces history to Royal families of ancient Ireland

• Woodland Walk and Lace Garden along Mountain Stream