boat tour

Boyne Boat Tour

Saturday 29  and Sunday 30 April | 11.15am | Meet at Highlanes Gallery, Laurence St.

TICKETS: €20 Adults/ €10 children (includes bus and boat tour)

Experience the Boyne Valley through art and nature. Community historian Brendan Matthews welcomes you to Highlanes Gallery to view key works from the Drogheda Municipal Art Collection featuring Drogheda and the Boyne Valley, focusing on the history of the area. Then, a short festival bus trip away brings you to the banks of the Boyne where the tour turns aquatic.

Using hand crafted traditional Kerry Naomhóg currachs and the expert guidance of Boyne Boats’Ross Kenny, young and old can paddle together and hear about the battles that shaped Ireland, the magic that spawned legends, and guide you through 5,000 years of Ireland’s Ancient East. Connect with others on nature’s epic highway through this guided paddling tour of the Boyne River and Boyne canal navigation.

Expect to return to Highlanes Gallery just after 1.15pm. Ticket price includes bus and boat tour. Dress for the weather.Not suitable for children under 5. Children must be accompanied by adults.

 

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Meet at Highlanes Gallery Reception, Laurence St.

TICKETS: €20 (includes bus, morning coffee/tea at Rosemount)

Experience the Boyne Valley through art and nature. Community historian Brendan Matthews welcomes you to Highlanes Gallery to view key works from the Drogheda Municipal Art Collection featuring Drogheda and the Boyne Valley, focusing on the history of the area. Then, a short festival bus trip away brings you to the banks of the Boyne where the tour turns aquatic.