The Archaeology of the Isle of Man

6 days

From £1,995

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Summary

Discover a wealth of sites across a wide range of history

Ellan Vannin – the Isle of Man – boasts a rich archaeological heritage from the Neolithic period and the Iron Age, a Celtic and Norse past, and times under the control of the Earls of Derby, the Dukes of Athol and then the British Crown. Add in the Great Laxey Wheel and Archibald Knox, and you’ll wonder why you’ve not explored before.

Tour highlights:

  • Discover a Viking ship burial at Balladoole
  • View striking examples of Celtic and Norse crosses
  • See the world’s largest working waterwheel at Laxey
  • Visit Tynwald Hill, one of the island’s most distinctive landmarks

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£1,995

Deposit: £500 Single supplement: £150

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Whether you want to add extra nights on either side of your tour, you want to upgrade your flight or hotel room, or you are hoping to enjoy a door-to-door airport transfer, we can help.

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Meet your Experts

Dr Andrew Foxon

Andante Guide Lecturer

Andrew Foxon has a strong background in archaeology, prehistoric technology and interpretation.

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Tour dates & prices

Included in your cost:

  • Expert Guide Lecturer
  • Professional Tour Manager
  • Local travel aboard a private air-conditioned coach
  • Accommodation
  • Meals as per the itinerary, wine and tea or coffee with dinner
  • Entries to all sites as per the itinerary
  • Field notes
  • All taxes & gratuities
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5 September 2022 AIOM220905 5 September 2022 (Monday) 10 September 2022 (Saturday) Dr Andrew Foxon £1,995
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19 June 2023 AIOM230619 19 June 2023 (Monday) 24 June 2023 (Saturday) Dr Andrew Foxon £2,015
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4 September 2023 AIOM230904 4 September 2023 (Monday) 9 September 2023 (Saturday) Dr Andrew Foxon £2,015
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£150 £1,890
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