Battle of Clontarf Commemorative Millennium Tour of Ireland 10 Night

This 10 night Commemorative tour of Ireland is based on arriving into and departing from Dublin airport although it can be adjusted if necessary. This tours includes time in some of the most historical and picturesque areas of Ireland. This itinerary visits locations of great importance in ancient Ireland. The tour starts in Cashel, The Rock of Cashel was where Brian Ború was crowned High King of Munster and subsequently High King of Ireland. Spend two days in the Limerick /Tipperary area where you will visit his homestead in Killaloe on the banks of the River Shannon which was the capital of Ireland under Brian Ború’s reign as High King. While you travel, you can combine the amazing scenery with the fascinating history that Ireland has to offer. Visit such iconic locations such as the Cliffs of Moher, Ring of Kerry and Newgrange. Finish your tour in Dublin and after visiting the site of the Battle of Clontarf where Brian Boru was slain, return to the Temple Bar area of Dublin City centre and raise a glass to Brian Boru! 

Whether you are of the O’Brien clan or one of the other Dál gCais tribes/clans that allied themselves with Brian Boru you will be able to find out more about your heritage and the role your clan played in Ireland’s history. Visit medieval castles, museums and monuments that will help you to feel connected to this ancient land. If you have areas that are of importance to your family ancestry, we can personalize the tour to suit your requirements.

Overnights for this tour:

  • Cashel for 1 night
  • Killarney, County Kerry for 2 nights
  • Limerick for 2 nights
  • Galway for 2 nights
  • Meath for 1 night
  • Clontarf /Dublin for your last night