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Day Tours Unplugged =Best way to see Newgrange , Hill of Tara and more

I am so glad we learned about this fascinating area, close to Dublin, to explore as a day trip with... read more

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42travelbug1987
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Great day, despite the cold weather!

Martin was very informative, friendly, and a good tour guide. He gave us some space to process... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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 yesterday

I am so glad we learned about this fascinating area, close to Dublin, to explore as a day trip with Unplugged. The small coach was the perfect way to travel and we got to Newgrange before the big bus crowds. To experience going in a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Martin was very informative, friendly, and a good tour guide. He gave us some space to process things, but had a good sense of humor as well. I thoroughly enjoyed the trip, despite the fact that the weather was less than idea with really cold...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small company limits its tours to 14 people, the maximum capacity for their comfortable vans. Two older gentlemen in their second careers are running this business by offering private tours and public tours to 1) Newgrange and the Boyne Valley 2) Wicklow area. We...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This tour was amazing. Only 6 people plus the guide it was like being on a personal tour. Our guide Martin was amazing. The information that he knew was par none. He encouraged us to ask as many questions as we wanted, and we did....More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Loved the tour to the Wicklow Mountains! Our guide was knowledgeable for those of us seeking to learn all we could and flexible for the group that wanted to wander on their own. Glendalough was amazing!

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

We have been going on Day Tours Unplugged tours since 2013 and they never disappoint! Limited to a maximum of 16 people, the Half Day Wicklow and Glendalough Tour is something that every visitor to Dublin should see and experience. Rain or shine the scenery...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

I had the pleasure of taking both the Newgrange-Monasterboice-Hill of Tara tour and the half day Wicklow tour, both with Damien. Damien is great. Excellent guide (and driver), wealth of knowledge on many relevant topics, and pleasant to be around. Having a great guide like...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely tour. Mary's history lessons were easy to understand. As promised we had quick entry into Newgrange. Bonus was the lunch stop at Newgrange Farm. We could visit with the farm animals. Who doesn't love to pet kid goats and lambs?!? Simple lunch purchased at...More

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Day Tours U, Owner at Day Tours Unplugged, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Please remove this review we are not the Mary Gibbons tour. We are Day Tours Unplugged. This review has nothing to do with us. Thanks for your help. Damian

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Reviewed 21 March 2018

From the timely pick up, the beautiful coach and excellent driver, through the narration, history and incredible local knowledge, one of the best tours taken, and I have done hundreds. Mary is personal, friendly, knowledgeable, and organized, just a great way to spend a day...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2018

My daughter and I took the day tour to New Grange, Monasterboice, and Hill of Tara. I am an independent traveler and do not typically take day tours but these sites are not accessible without a car so I booked with this company because it...More

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Camille P
May 3, 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
October 5, 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
September 29, 2015|
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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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