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The Hill of Tara is a hill and ancient ceremonial and burial site near Skryne in County Meath, Ireland. Tradition identifies the hill as the inauguration place and seat of the High Kings of Ireland; it also appears in Irish mythology. Tara consists of numerous monuments and earthworks—dating from the Neolithic to the Iron Age—including a passage tomb , burial mounds, round enclosures, a standing stone , and a ceremonial avenue. There is also a church and graveyard on the hill. Wikipedia


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Celtic Boyne Valley Day Trip from Dublin

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The  Celtic Tour along Ireland’s Ancient East brings you to the historically significant Boyne valley situated in County Meath - the Royal County -  from where the ancient High Kings of Ireland ruled. Join us on a day of time travel, visiting the Neolithic tombs of Loughcrew, The predominantly Iron Age Hill of Tara, the spiritual center of Ireland; the 7th Century Christian monastery of Fore Abbey and the Anglo-Norman Trim castle.

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Day Trip from Dublin : New Grange , Knowth, Trim Castle and the Hill of Tara

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Join this small-group tour (maximum 13 people) and travel back 6,000 years to ancient Ireland where you will visit Megalithic temples, Iron Age Royal Coronation sites, sacred mounds, holy wells, Fairy Trees and Norman Castles. Highlights of the tour include visits to Newgrange and Knowth Megalithic Mounds, ,Trim Castle and the Hill of Tara. Your guide will introduce you to the Gods, Goddesses and heroes of Irish mythology and the fascinating world of Celtic spirituality, Paganism, Druidism and Celtic Christianity on this one-day tour.Entry to the chamber at Newgrange is dependent on ticket availability

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Newgrange and Hill of Tara Private Guided Tour from Dublin

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Learn all about Irelands heritage on this 6 hour long private guided tour from Dublin. You will visit the Neolithic tombs of Newgrange and get to explore the The Hill of Tara in its home of Boyne Valley. You'll have a friendly and experienced guide who'll accompany you along the way. On the way home you may get to stop of at Howth village for a bite to eat. Howth is a beautiful fishing village dating back as far as 819 when Norse Vikings first invaded the bay. Please note the above is an example of what might be achieved during the days activities. Your guide will go through everything with you before you start.

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Celtic Day Trip from Dublin with Spanish-Speaking Guide

Tara, Western Ireland

Day tour from Dublin to explore Celtic Ireland every Saturday with a Spanish speaking guide. Discover the ancient history of Ireland in this enjoyable day tour. Departing from central Dublin first thing in the morning, this tour will take you to Loughcrew, Trim Castle, the Hill of Tara and Monasterboice, returning to Dublin in the early evening. Join this scenic day tour through rural areas of Ireland just a short drive from Dublin. Discover Ireland´s ancient sites, an Anglo-Norman Castle, an early Christian site, enjoy the rural surroundings and you might even become the High King of Ireland!

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The Mystical Hill of Tara: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

Tara, Western Ireland

The Hill of Tara was the famous seat of the High Kings of Ireland. On this self-guided GPS walking tour, you’ll discover why Tara was and still is an important spiritual center. My story brings you all the way from the arrival of the first farmers in the Boyne Valley through to the dawn of Christianity. We’ll explore the essence of Celtic spirituality and peer through a window into Ireland’s Iron Age, a time of druids, saints and kings. You can look forward to: • One of the oldest Stone Age passage tombs in Ireland and other archaeological discoveries at the Hill of Tara. • Portals to the otherworld of the fairies and other folk traditions associated with Tara. • Testing your courage – and your stomach – against the trials of being a king in ancient Ireland and the unsavory practices associated with kingship here at the Hill of Tara And if you’d like to take part in an Irish tradition then please bring a piece of degradable cloth with you on this walk. All will be revealed!

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