Walking tours

Experience Kells – a One Hour Tour

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Church Street, Kells, Meath,
Ms Lucy O'Reilly
E: hello@ancienteastboynetours.com

Walk the centuries-old streets of Kells as you learn the colourful tales of the ancient town, its history, legends, early Christian history. See the Round Tower, High Crosses and Columcille’s House (where the Book of Kells may have been completed).

Join the Ancient East Boyne Tours (formerly The Kells Experience Tours) for a 60 - 90 minute walk on the centuries-old streets of Kells as you learn the colourful tales of the ancient town, its history and its people.

The Kells Experience is offers a lively introduction to the history of the town.

Learn about:

• The royal history of the town and its connections to the law structures of the past and the present

• The importance of the early Christian history of Kells – see the Round Tower, High Crosses and Columcille’s House – where the Book of Kells may have been written

• ‘A wander through time!’ interesting stories about Kells’ history & legends, for example, why is there a possibility that the ancient Greek Olympics started in this area?

• And just why the monks drank a gallon of beer a day?

Please ring or email to book your very own Kells adventure!