SLEA HEAD ARCHAELOGY TOUR WITH GUIDE
This tour takes in what must be some of the best scenery anywhere in the world. Dingle to Slea Head, Ballyferriter, Cuas and back to Dingle. Examples of pre-Christian Ogham (Old Gaelic writing) standing stone, early Christian churches and Burial grounds, ring forts etc. Our guide will provide you with an insight into the historical facts of the area and their importance.
As part of the tour Lunch will be at the Blasket Island Centre, where you can take in the history of this amazing Island. “An Blascaoid Mór” was a home for many of Ireland’s important Twenieth century writers. The centre gives an extraordinary insight t o their lives and what inspired them in this windswept island at the edge of Europe.
We can also arrange (pre booked) boat tour to the Blasket Island to walk in the footsteps of the famous Islanders and see where they toiled daily to make ends meat, before sitting down to pens their words. Or a boat tour of the islands, where seal’s, some Basking Sharks! Whales, dolphins and seabirds can be seen. A photographer’s delight!!
This tour is designed to give the cyclists a taste of famous west Kerry culinary delights. Have your Mussel starter in Ventry, your Main Course in Ballydavid and your dessert in Dingle. This tour takes in the some breathtaking scenery as well.
We take you to some beautiful beaches, cliff top walks and some hill walk too that show why West Kerry is Irelands Natural Beauty Gem. We will also explain the flora & Fauna of the area plus the types of farming in the area.
All tours will be conducted by knowledgeable and experienced guides. They ensure that the cyclist will leave west Kerry with memories that they will want to experience again and with others. They will show case the area as well as the importance of the Irish language and culture to the people of the area.