Out & About
Explore Ireland's Ancient East
In addition to the brilliant official tour of Trim Castle - suitable for all ages - there are many adventures to be experienced on the River Boyne. Few visitors realise there is a wonderful river walk adjacent to the castle that offers stunning views of Ireland’s famous medieval heritage sites - including Trim Castle, Yellow Steeple and the remains of Talbot’s Castle. Go on foot or on bike! Boyne Valley Activities now offers thrilling kayaking trips down our small rapids and weirs, passing some amazing scenery on the trip.
“We had an exceptional time with our family - some great things to do locally and we learnt a huge amount about Ireland and its history in the process!”
Trim Castle Hotel is surrounded by amazing heritage sites. Visit Kells Round Tower, stand on Trim Castle’s impressive battlements or walk the slim stone entranceway into the heart of the world famous Neolithic passage tomb - Newgrange (older than the pyramids!).
SPORTS & WELLBEING
Spectate or participate in a wide range of sporting activities and experiences on offer in the Boyne Valley.