The Archaeology of the Isle of Man

6 days

From £1,695

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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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Today's Price
£1,695

Benefit from this limited time offer:

  • Pay a low deposit of £99, was £500.

Single supplement: £150

Keeping you safe on your next tour

  • FREE 'Travel Safe' kits for every traveller
  • COVID-19 insurance
  • Self-drive options
  • Enhanced Health and Safety audits
  • Distanced seating on coaches
  • 'Get me home' service and private airport transfers
  • COVID protocols at our hotels, and aboard our cruise ships
  • Packed lunches and flexible dining options
  • Flexible balance payment date and COVID-friendly refund conditions
  • COVID-testing and medical training for tour staff
  • Constant monitoring and post-tour tracing
Meet your Experts

Andrew Foxon

Guide Lecturer

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

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Douglas Lighthouse
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
  • All taxes & gratuities
  • Field notes
Tour Departure Tour ID Departure date Return Date Guided by Price Deposit Single Supp. Availability
21 June 2021 AIOM210621 21 June 2021 (Monday) 26 June 2021 (Saturday) Andrew Foxon £1,695
(ex. flights)
£99
£500
£105 Book Now
6 September 2021 AIOM210906 6 September 2021 (Monday) 11 September 2021 (Saturday) Andrew Foxon £1,695
(ex. flights)
£99
£500
£150 Book Now
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