Faith Based Pilgrimages & Tours

Our team of local experts here in Ireland will work with you to create the best tour for you which includes the ancients sites that you want to visit, the special places that you want to see and the people that you want to meet.  We can take you off the beaten track where you will visit ancient pilgrimage sites, meet local experts and members of the local community.  We can arrange special places for mass and reflection.  You will have plenty of opportunities to learn and experience Irish culture, traditions, dance, Gaelic language and Irish music.

 

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Newgrange

Be wowed by one of the finest examples of a passage grave in Western Europe. Built over 5,000 years ago, it is older than Stonehenge and the Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt.

5000 years of haunting and ancient Celtic heritage can be found in the wild countryside of the midlands and Ancient East; home totowering stone forts, dolmensand Megalithic tombs.


Brigid’s Garden

With beautiful Celtic Gardens to tour, and reservable rooms in the Garden (Hazel Room or thatched Roundhouse) Brigids gardens is a beautiful place for contemplation and relaxation. Brigids garden allow visitors to take submerge in ancient Irish culture showcasing Celtic fire festivals and demonstrating the of making a Brigit’s cross from rushes.

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Glendalough

Glendalough

For thousands of years people have been drawn to ‘the valley of the two lakes‘ for its spectacular scenery, rich history, archaeology and abundant wildlife. Glendalough is a remarkable place that will still your mind, inspire your heart and fill your soul. Glendalough is home to one of the most important monastic sites in Ireland. This early Christian monastic settlement was founded by St. Kevin in the 6th century and from this developed the “Monastic City”.The centre features an audio visual and has a model of the monastic site on display. The staff are welcoming, friendly and knowledgeable and will answer all of your questions.  Glendalough is one of the top attraction on Ireland’s Ancient East


Clonmacnoise

An Early Christian site founded by St. Ciarán in the mid-6th century on the eastern bank of the River Shannon. The site includes the ruins of a cathedral, seven churches (10th  -13th century), two round towers, three high crosses and the largest collection of Early Christian grave slabs in Western Europe

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Solas Bhride

Solas Bhride means ‘Brigid’s light/flame’ is a small Christian Centre, which has as its focus St. Brigid and Celtic Spirituality. Cleltic footsstep can plan for your group to meet with one of the Sisters and Walk in the footsteps of St. Brigid”, a pilgrim journey to the sites around Kildare town associated with St. Brigid.  On the journey in the footsteps of Brigid the pilgrim your group be invited to get in touch with his or her own inner journey, reflect and encounter the legends of Brigid and their relevance for today.


Aran Islands

Visit the Aran Islands, meet a local Aran Island guide, see the impressive Bronze Age fortress of Dún Aonghasa overlooking a sheer 300-foot drop to the Atlantic. Meet the Islanders and hear the folklore, language and song of the Island

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Interested in finding out more about the many cultural and Heritge site you could visit in Galway ? Contact us today to start your group adventure in Ireland.

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Telephone:
+353 91 577100

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