school tours at boyne valley activities meath

School Tours at Boyne Valley Activities Meath

School Tours at Boyne Valley Activities Meath are run from their Athboy base, at the fantastic Drewstown House.

With a private lake and 9 acres of forest they boast a fantastic array of nature based experiences for your students.

Activities for the school tours include;

  • Kayaking
  • Low Elements Course in the forest
  • Archery

All students will take part in all activities as they rotate groups through their fun filled outdoor experiences.

Each school is booked in EXCLUSIVELY  where there will be no overlap of schools and the tour will typically last from 9.30am-3pm

Boyne Valley Activities pride themselves on delivering fun filled nature based experiences that bring the students back to playing in the outdoors

Teachers are welcome to take part in the activities, but staff will look after the group and they are free to roam around the grounds

 

School Tours at Boyne Valley Activities Meath

This Boyne Valley region in Ireland is situated in North Leinster – an area or province taking in the eastern counties of Ireland including Dublin. Moving inland from Drogheda, a large and sprawling valley countrywide awaits visitors. The region is a place of immense historical significance in Ireland. With over 9,000 years of history, it encompasses places like

  • Newgrange tomb (which is older than the Pyraminds!)
  • Battle of the Boyne – site of the largest land battle in Ireland
  • The Hill of Tara – the seat of the High Kings of Ireland
  • Trim Castle – the largest Anglo-Norman castle in Ireland

Boyne Valley Activities is managed by local canoeing experts and offers canoeing, kayaking and river tours on the River Boyne in Co Meath. All guides are qualified Canoeing Ireland instructors. No experience is necessary as full safety demonstration and instruction is given. All equipment is provided and all water based activities are accompanied and supervised.

Location: Trim, Co. Meath.
Tel: 086 7342585
Email: info@boynevalleyactivities.ie
Web : http://boynevalleyactivities.ie

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causey farm summer camp

School Tours at Causey Farm Meath

The Causey Experience

Since 1998 Causey Farm Meath has built a wonderful reputation as one of Ireland’s most popular  primary school tour venues.  We offer a magical mix of experiences from exploring ancient bog lands to the wonders of giant bubble blowing …

  • Traditional Turf Cutting
  • Bodhrán Workshop
  • Farm Yard Visit
  • Graffiti Art
  • Obstacle Course
  • Nature Walk
  • Bog Jumping (2nd – 6th Class)

Our programme lasts for 3 ½ hours including lunch. All of our activities are tailored to suit the age group of the students from junior infants right through to sixth class; we’ve many indoor venues so we can en sure a successful day regardless of the elements.

There are two leaders with each class who will ensure that students have an action packed day where they learn new skills and thoroughly enjoy them.  The children need to bring a packed lunch and drinks. Everyone must wear their oldest clothes and shoes (wellies if they have them) and from second to sixth class must bring a complete change of old clothes and footwear. Please also bring an old towel and a plastic bag to take home the bog-jumping clothes.

Bogjumping is very messy—but it is FANTASTIC fun!

Frequently Asked Questions:

How Much Does it Cost?

It is €13 per child, and you just pay for the number of children who come on the day. We accept cash or cheque payments on the day. Please make cheques payable to Causey Farm.

How Do I Book?

Phone us on 046 9434135 to book in.

When do we need to book?

This tour books out quickly for May and June, so get in quick!

What time do we have to be there?

We have two programmes daily—10am to 1.30pm and 1.30 to 5pm. If these times do not suit just let us know when you are booking on 046 9434135 and we can arrange an alternative time.

What if it rains?

We have lots of indoor activities planned for wet weather so the day will be successful regardless of the elements. We have a large indoor picnic area.

Where is the Farm?

The farm is in County Meath, between Kells and Athboy. Most of the bus drivers will have been here before and will know the way. Directions and a location map are available here.

Now the M3 is open, the trip from Dublin is much quicker – we are about 45 minutes from Blanchardstown.

Are there refreshments available for teachers?

Yes we have tea/coffee and homemade scones available for teachers.

Are you Insured?

Yes we are fully insured for all activities.

Do You Have a Shop?

Yes, but it is optional, and at the discretion of the teacher, just let our leaders know when you arrive whether you want the children to know about the shop or not. A suggested amount of pocket money needed is €3 – €5.

How Will We Know We’ll Get Back to School on Time?

That is no problem, just let your leaders know when you arrive what time you need to be back on the bus and our leaders will make sure the class gets to all the activities in the time you have, and will make sure the children have a great time.

To book the primary school tours at the Causey Experience call us on 046 943 4135 or email us at info@causey.ie

Girley
Fordstown
Navan
Co. Meath
Tel : +353 46 9434135
Email : info@causey.ie
Web address : www.causey.ie

School Tours at Celtic Adventures Meath

School Tours at Celtic Adventures Meath

School Tours at Celtic Adventures Meath

Enjoy a range of packages for primary school tours offering something suitable for each age group:

Class ‘We’re going on a bear hunt’ & Gnome hunt Adventure ½ day Adventure Full day
Junior Infants    
Senior Infants    
1st Class  
2nd Class  
3rd Class  
4th Class  
5th Class  
6th Class  

Celtic Adventures can also tailor make a package to suit your budget and needs, museum tours, weapon displays and tank rides are available at an extra cost.

‘We’re going on a bear hunt’ tour involves the storybook coming to life and the children re-enacting going on a bear hunt to find the Bear. This is followed by Gnome Hunt where the children go on a treasure hunt around the grounds to find the gnomes hiding places. They also have access to the adventure playground.

The Adventure package includes activities such as: climbing wall, archery tag, archery, space hopper football, orienteering, grass sledging, military boot camp, obstacle course, adventure race, airsoft shooting range, lots of team games and challenges.

For more information, please call 0416863637 / 0858758092

info@celticadventures.ie or visit www.celticadventures.ie

Complimentary tea and Coffee for teachers and SNA’s throughout the day

Celtic Adventures Schools Packages 2016

Land activities

Based at the Irish Military War Museum in Collon.

Activities: climbing wall, archery tag, archery, crazy golf, space hopper football, orienteering, grass sledging, military boot camp, obstacle course, adventure race, airsoft shooting range, lots of team games and challenges and more.

Package Duration  
Half Day Adventure 3  
Half day with museum tour and tank ride 4  
Full Day Adventure Tank ride & adventure race 5  
Full Day Adventure Museum tour and Tank ride 5  
Adventure Race Track only 1.5  
Lunch (chicken curry & rice/ Lasagne & Gratin potato)    

Onsite school activities

Active schools program

Half day team building package

Full day team building package

Activities include: climbing wall, archery tag, archery, space hopper football, military boot camp, lots of team games and challenges.

For prices for these packages please contact Dave directly on 0858752767 as price depends on where the school is located, number of students and times.

Water based activities

Package Duration  
Canoeing on the Boyne (age 12+) 2.5  
Canoeing on the Glyde 1.5  
Canoeing on the Boyne Canal 1.5  

 

School Tours at Celtic Adventures Meath

Irish Military War Museum
Collon
Co. Meath
Tel : 0416863637 /0858752767 / 0858758092
Email : info@celticadventures.ie
Web : www.celticadventures.ie

loughcrew gardens

School Tours at Loughcrew Adventure Course Meath

School Tours at Loughcrew Adventure Course Meath offer a fun filled day out for both students and teachers alike!

Loughcrew Adventure Centre is the ideal school tour destination for a day trip. Come for a half day of activities and combine some learning with a trip up to Loughcrew Neolithic Cairns or a Nature Walk in our Gardens.

School Tours at Loughcrew Adventure Course Meath
A school tour from June 2015

No Standing Around

We have plenty of activities here to keep them all busy and we encourage teamwork and cooperation throughout the day. Our ratio is 10 children to 1 instructor so you can be sure they are being well supervised.

School Tours at Loughcrew Adventure Course Meath
A school tour on our climbing wall

Everyone gets a go!

We know that all the kids want to have a go at the favourite activity the zip line so we guarantee that every child will have a chance to zip it!

Teachers

You should know that teachers go free! We even offer teachers a complementary tea/coffee and scone in our relaxing coffee shop while our fully trained and qualified instructors take the children off to have fun and get very muddy. Of course if you want to be involved and do the activities yourself, you are very welcome to do so!

Food

To make things easier for you we can provide a tasty BBQ for all when finished the activities. Gets the bellies full so they will be tired and sleep on the bus home!

Booking

Due to extremely high demand for our school tours in June we have a special offer on early season bookings in May!
Contact us for more information on prices and availability

For more information or booking please call 049 8541356 or email adventure@loughcrew.com

 

School Tours at Loughcrew Adventure Course Meath

Oldcastle
Co. Meath
Tel: 049 8541356
rathbeggan lakes

School Tours at Rathbeggan Lakes Meath

School Tours at Rathbeggan Lakes Meath offer a fun filled day out from preschool to secondary school children.

Preschool/Montessori classes can visit us for only €2.50 per person on weekdays, which means your group can avail of our picnic area, lakeside walks, petting area and playground!

However, if you would like something more, we can offer you our Fun Valley for only €5 pp extra! This area includes Bouncy Castles, a Bouncy Maze & Slides among other games!

Primary Schools are loving our new school tours package which now offers four different options to choose from and with prices starting from €8.50 pp we’ve got everyone covered!.

Teachers love the mix of education in our Heritage Park followed up with fun and exercise on the High Kings Tower or Fun Valley too!

Download brochure Primary School Tours

Secondary School pupils now have lots of options to choose from, combining a little education with a lot of fun!

Download brochure here Secondary School Tours

Tús maith, leath na h-oibre!  Get your First Years & TY Students off to a great start doing a fantastic Team Building session with us!
Team exercises are exciting and fun!  We provide participants with the opportunity to understand and recognise how the dynamics of working as a team can positively affect them in their daily school life.

We are offering 10% discount to all group bookings visiting us in April 2016! So don’t delay, get your booking in today! Click here for full details 2015-2016 First Year & TY Team Building Package!

Rathbeggan Lakes
Dunshaughlin
Co. Meath
Tel : 01 824 0197
Email : info@rathbegganlakes.com
Web : www.rathbegganlakes.com

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School Tours at Tayto Park Meath

School Tours at Tayto Park Meath offer a fun and educational day out for school children of all ages.

If you are looking for that perfect place to take your school or class with bags of adventure and lots to learn, then join us for a day out at Tayto Park, where the flavour is always fun!

School tours 2016  brochure coming soon.  All school Tours must be pre booked in advance.

tayto park

Tayto Park
Kilbrew
Ashbourne
Co. Meath
CALL: +353 (0)1 835 1999
EMAIL: info@taytopark.ie
Web : http://www.taytopark.ie