VISITING DROGHEDA

Drogheda Viaduct - Book a Drogheda Hotel Room. Copyright 2012-2017 VisitingDrogheda.com
Drogheda on the Boyne

With Drogheda and the River Boyne having such an inseparable and magnificently rich heritage, there's no better place to begin a discovery of Ireland's ancient River Boyne than historic Drogheda.

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Drogheda Heritage

Over the centuries, there've been many interesting people visiting Drogheda including some Vikings, the Normans and the not all that popular Oliver Cromwell.

Battle of the Boyne Site Visiting Drogheda 2017
Battle of the Boyne

Nearby Battle of the Boyne events that meant even King William of Orange deliberated on whether he should visit Drogheda way back in 1690.

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Newgrange

With the UNESCO Bru na Boinne visitor centre at nearby Newgrange, the very essence of Ireland past and present is to be found here. Dynamic, indomitable Drogheda is a resilient place, a friendly place and a place with the River Boyne at it's heart.

Drogheda Millmount Tower. Copyright 2012-2017 VisitingDrogheda.com
Jewel in Ireland's Ancient East

Strolling around this old town with much remaining of it's storied heritage, Drogheda's important place as the jewel in Ireland's ancient east soon becomes obvious. Welcome to Drogheda on the Boyne.

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Drogheda Festivals

Look forward to another splashing success in 2017 when Drogheda plays host to the Irish Maritime Festival in July. So much fun and a great opportunity to enjoy Aqua Drogheda. Ahoy! DO Watch out for those River Boyne Pirate Ships .

Dowth in the Boyne Valley. Visiting Drogheda
Boyne Valley

The hugely popular Drogheda Arts Festival at the end of April into early May always has a creative allure for all the family. The Boyne Valley Walking Festival at the end of May every year seems to galvanise and inspire. Seems there's serenity aplenty via the scenic route.

Wondering when to visit Drogheda, well there are 'one or two' other Activities taking place throughout the year.

Drogheda Hotels
Where to Stay in Drogheda

Drogheda and the Boyne Valley aren't found wanting when it comes to Hotels and Hospitality. Stay in Drogheda and enjoy the warmth of the tradiitional and unsurpassed Drogheda welcome. A visit to Drogheda will live long in the memory. Drogheda Hotels and Guesthouses are renowned for their quite special accomodation and customer service.

Situated in the heart of Drogheda, The d Hotel, Westcourt Hotel and Scholars Townhouse are all close to St Laurence's Gate, Highlanes Gallery and the gothic St. Peter's Church and Shrine. Also nearby are Drogheda's Martello Tower and Millmount Museum. When choosing where to to stay in Drogheda it's worth considering the appealing Boyne Valley Hotel

Drogheda on the Boyne Tours
Drogheda and Boyne Tours

A unique blend of Culture, Heritage and beautiful countryside means that many of Ireland's Ancient East Attractions in Drogheda and the Boyne Valley hinterland have all it takes to keep even the most eager visitor on their toes. Best maybe to take things at a relaxed pace and savour those moments.

Around Drogheda Town, Laurence Gate, Millmount Museum and Tower, Magdalene Tower, the Old Abbey, Boyne Viaduct and Highlanes Gallery are particularly compelling. Tours to the Bru na Boinne Visitor Centre, Newgrange, Battle of the Boyne Site, Old Mellifont Abbey and Monasterboice with it's High Crosses and Round Tower are highly recommended to take on any Drogheda Visit.

Drogheda Taxi
Getting around Drogheda

Book a Drogheda Taxi. There's no shortage of Taxis in Drogheda. Knowing the real Drogheda is made that little bit easier with assistance from the friendly Taxi Drivers that Drogheda has become famous for. They're great, don't just take our word for it. Drogheda Taxi ranks are at Peter Street, Shop Street and Dyer Street.

Drogheda Shopping
Shopping in Drogheda

The Laurence Town Centre, West Street, Scotch Hall and Drogheda Town Centre all offer relaxing retail therapy. A Drogheda Shopping expedition satisfies with stores like Marks and Spencer, Shaws, Boots, Fran and Jane, Mexx, Hilfiger, Next, Top Shop, Dorothy Perkins and Waterstones just some of the names mingling with Restaurants, Bars, Bagel and Coffee Shops in the heart of this aspiring City.


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