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Best Small group Day Tours from Dublin, 16 persons max. TA Certificate of...

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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Awesome Day, Great Guide!

Our tour guide was Damian and he was amazing! He shared stories, facts, history, and made the entire tour very special. Our tour was limited to 14 people, we departed on time... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 October 2016
Kathy H
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Our tour guide was Damian and he was amazing! He shared stories, facts, history, and made the entire tour very special. Our tour was limited to 14 people, we departed on time, and we visited Newgrange, Hill of Tara, Hill of Slane and a fourth location with Celtic Crosses. Damian prepared us for what we'd see and once we were... More 

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Bay Area
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Martin, our guide, did a great job in getting us to key places in New Grange. It is often hard to see this facility without reservations. It rained a bit while we were there, but we had a grade time. As an aside, it is always good to have a light poncho in Ireland. The site itself is amazing and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

I purposely booked this trip because of the small group aspect. Bottom line: It was absolutely wonderful. Martin was a terrific guide - knowledgeable, friendly, and patient. Everything was taken care of at Newgrange, so we had ample time to see the passage tomb, do a bit of shopping, and have lunch. I was gobsmacked by Newgrange. Monasterboice was fascinating,... More 

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Elkhart, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Day Tours Unplugged is about 10 Euro more per person than some of the larger tours, but well worth it as small tour group of no more than 14. Our group was only 7 so was very friendly and much more personalized.....also get more time on your own. Driver gave us information but also allowed us to talk amongst ourselves... More 

1 Thank bookwormlh
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

When I come back to Dublin again, I will take another tour with this group. Mr.Damian O Reilly was great, very friendly and funny and very well informed. I got to see and learn things I otherwise wouldn't have been able to and I had lots of fun! The tour group was 11 people and the van we traveled in... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Note: verbosity ahead. Skip to the TL;DR if you prefer. I hate writing bad reviews. I'd rather write nothing at all. But I really feel compelled to warn travelers so they don't end up in the same sad situation I found myself in with this company. I traveled through Ireland solo at the end of August. Two of the most... More 

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Day Tours U, Owner at Day Tours Unplugged, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review your experience. I appreciate that you were disappointed that the tour to Newgrange was cancelled. As you pointed out there were another 3 persons scheduled to travel, and the tour was going to run on that date. It transpires that the three other passengers were also at the pickup point with there... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

I booked this tour from U.S. based on TripAdvisor reviews and I wasn't disappointed. It was the only tour we did in our 10 day Ireland trip because after Dublin,we rented a car. Our driver, Martin, picked us up promptly at the Molly Malone statue (I was definitely nervous while waiting that maybe the bus wouldn't show). Martin was relaxed... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Our tour guide was very delightful! He was very informational and had a great sense of humor. If there were more tours that he gave around Ireland, he would definitely be our number one. Such a great time and he is extremely knowledgeable.

Thank Kamille B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Damian was a great guide full of relevant information about the region. He was willing the make the tour more personal than taking a large bus tour. Newgrange is a perplexing structure that keeps you wondering about prehistoric times.

Thank Harold O
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

We enjoyed the tour very much. Our tour guide, Damian, was very friendly, very knowledgeable about all the stops and Ireland in general. He shard a lot about Irish history as well.

Thank Lars K

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