The Archaeology of the Isle of Man

6 days

From $2,820

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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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$2,820

Deposit: $750 Single supplement: $210

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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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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
  • Field notes
  • All taxes & gratuities
Tour Departure Tour ID Departure date Return Date Guided by Price Deposit Single supplement Availability
4 September 2023 AIOM230904 4 September 2023 (Monday) 9 September 2023 (Saturday) Dr Andrew Foxon $2,820
(ex. flights)
$750 $210 Book your trip
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