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Private bus tour

Enjoyed our bus tour with Noel Mahan. He dropped us by to explore a bit and take photos. Lovely... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
jamesjI7723VX
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Huntsville
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Interesting place

This is an interesting graveyard with the remains of a number of churches in it. You can see old... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Emily G
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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

Most if not all of the minibus tours stop here. I learned more reading recent reviews when I came to this page to write a review of my own than I had from my guide, and it's a particular shame he didn't explain about the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our bus tour with Noel Mahan. He dropped us by to explore a bit and take photos. Lovely ruined churches and ancient grave yard.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

This is an interesting graveyard with the remains of a number of churches in it. You can see old Irish writing as well as English and modern Irish writing examples on the tombstones. It is a nice place to visit. I left with more questions...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

This ruined complex is worth the effort. We biked all the way there. Most cyclists turned back long before we reached the Seven Churches so by the time we got there we had the place almost to ourselves. We explored the ruins, soaking in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I've seen a lot of these types of ruins in Ireland and this particular location does not stand out in any way. If you are tight on time you can go ahead and skip this stop. I wish I did so that I could spend...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Very very old ruins with gravestones all over the place. Worth a quick stop to take pictures and see how old this monastic location is. Not too much historical information available unless you get some from a tour guide. Beautiful views 💚

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Included in all mini-van tours of the island, the ruins provide an interesting, historical stop on your island tour. Helps to have a guide with good local knowledge: I suspect they all do. The ruins are thought-provoking and offer a range of good photo opportunities.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 24 April 2018

We did this as part of our tour. The history was great and the site was very interesting. It is worth a stop and take time to wander around.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Interesting stop but not nearly as cool as don angus. Enjoyed the local kids playing music for tips. If you have time it’s a cool stop but don’t plan your day around it.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank theGRAZfather
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

This site is located on the west side of Inis Mor and is quite interesting. Although it is known as”Seven Churches” only two of the foundations are actually churches. The larger one, St Brecan’s Church, was built over the 8th to 13th centuries. It has...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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