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Seatrails

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Sligo, Ireland
+353 87 240 5071
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We loved our tour with Auriel up to Queen Maeve’s grave! It was such a great experience. She was so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gforsberg2
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Grande Prairie, Canada
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We made it up Knocknarea!

Auriel and her guide-in-training Ryan took 2 out of shape Americans to Queen Maeves' Tomb -and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
cambutcher
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Libertyville, Illinois
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Guided archaeological and eco walking tours within the counties of Sligo and Leitrim. The trails are close to/in coastal areas, in areas of natural beauty. Guided horse riding with a heritage guide is also an option. All tours are suiatble for children and adults up to 80 years.
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“spanish armada” (11 reviews)
“sligo area” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Sligo, Ireland
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+353 87 240 5071
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our tour with Auriel up to Queen Maeve’s grave! It was such a great experience. She was so informative & knowledgeable about the history of the area, the land and the people that lived around there. She was very kind and friendly and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Auriel and her guide-in-training Ryan took 2 out of shape Americans to Queen Maeves' Tomb -and back! She was patient with us as we struggled up the mountain. It is your choice, but if you can't climb 20 flights of stairs, really consider this trip,...More

1  Thank cambutcher
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

I hike with Seatrails, anicent 5,000 yrs old tombs above the valley,Views and the spirituality reside there.Thanks Auriel for sharing a fab walk the best ever. Be artful, be well, Bridget

1  Thank bridget P
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Auriel knows so much about the history of the area — we thoroughly enjoyed learning about the cultural, maritime, political, geological, religious and ruling history. We hope there’s a book about Sligo history in her future — with Auriel’s depth of knowledge and enthusiasm, it...More

1  Thank Susan G
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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

This was a fabulous tour for anyone who is interested in history/geology/acrechology! Auriel was fabulous. Super friendly and personable. She picked me up right near where I was staying and then brought me to the few sites we were visiting. She organized a beach horse...More

1  Thank Jessica A
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

We visited Carrowmore and Knocknarea with our guide, Auriel. She was both friendly and knowledgable, and she provided a most interesting and engaging tour of these fantastic sites.

1  Thank Marianne M
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

What a great way to see these amazing places. Auriel is a knowledgeable and excellent professional guide who gave us a fantastic guided walking tour to the top of Knocknarea as well as the Carrowmore site. She was great with the kids and made the...More

1  Thank Kristen D
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

Auriel did a brilliant job with our group of 24. She not only knows her stuff but is clearly passionate about this site and the many other historical sites around Sligo. The megalithic tombs at Carrowkeel are magical at any time, but so much more...More

1  Thank Siobhan R
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We met Auriel at a nearby gas station. This was a brilliant idea on her part as the beginning of the trail would have been hard (near impossible) for us to find outherwise. Auriel is an archiologist and really loves what she does. It comes...More

1  Thank Sean P
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

First time on a horse, well looked after and fantastic experience of beach horse ride. With wonderful tour guide Auriel who knows all about local history, geography, geology, flora and fauna, despite the cold weather it was superb! Would highly recommend it to all!

1  Thank fiona m
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