Loughcrew Megalithic Cairns, Oldcastle

Loughcrew Megalithic Cairns is located in Oldcastle. Plan your visit to Loughcrew Megalithic Cairns and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Oldcastle vacation planner .
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  • The walk up the hill to the Cairns is a lovely challenge but so worth it when you get to see the uninterrupted views of 18 counties of Ireland. To be able to access a 5000 year old cairn and step into...  more »
  • If you like the idea of wandering about a site of ancient importance, and maybe getting a guide/tour to help interpret it, this is the place. No real visitor center or organization, more like old time...  more »
  • The walk to the tombs takes about 15 minutes and is a very steep climb, but definitely worth it. There was a guide at the entrance to the tomb who let people borrow flashlights and ensured not too man...  more »
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  • One of the best views in Ireland on a fine day. Apparently you can see 18 counties (more than half of Ireland's 32) from atop the hill. There is a campsite nearby for people who have campervans/tents.
  • Well worth the climb 18 of the 26 counties of Ireland visible from the top. Lovely coffee shop.... sandwiches, scones and cake
  • Amazing views from the top and way better than newgrange. The staff are really helpfull
  • worth a trip for a whole day to visit all the cairns
  • Amazing place. You cab climb to the top of the big cairn and it is very amazing you can see ton of Ireland in each way!

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