The Archaeology of the Isle of Man

6 days

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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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Meet your Experts

Expert guides, whenever you travel

We are proud of our team of expert guide lecturers. Whenever you travel, your guide lecturer will be on hand to answer questions, tell stories and deliver insights to make your trip truely remarkable.

Andrew Foxon

Guide Lecturer

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

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Anne Chowne

Tour Manager

Anne has been working for Andante Travels as a Tour Manager since 1991, whilst teaching in Islington and training early years and primary teachers at the Institute of Education, UCL.

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Douglas Lighthouse
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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. Offer Availability
22 June 2020 AIOM200622 22 June 2020 (Monday) 27 June 2020 (Saturday) Andrew Foxon Sarah Robson £1,545
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£95 £1,495
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7 September 2020 AIOM200907 7 September 2020 (Monday) 12 September 2020 (Saturday) Andrew Foxon Anne Chowne £1,895
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£95 £1,845
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