The Archaeology of the Isle of Man

6 days

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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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$2,560

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$2,305

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$255

Benefit from this limited time offer:

  • Pay a low deposit of $1, was $750.

Single supplement: $130

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 truly 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
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. Offer Availability
September 7 2020 AIOM200907 September 7 2020 (Monday) September 12 2020 (Saturday) Andrew Foxon Anne Chowne $2,560
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$1
$750
$130 $2,305
save $255
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June 21 2021 AIOM210621 June 21 2021 (Monday) June 26 2021 (Saturday) Andrew Foxon $2,290
(ex. flights)
$149
$750
$140 $2,220
save $70
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September 6 2021 AIOM210906 September 6 2021 (Monday) September 11 2021 (Saturday) Andrew Foxon $2,290
(ex. flights)
$149
$750
$205 $2,220
save $70
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