The Boyne Valley Drive Route

Above you’ll find a map of the Boyne Valley Drive which outlines each point of interest along the route. By clicking on the icons you will be shown the name, geo- coordinates, and a helpful link to more information. As you can see there are a lot of things to see on this fascinating drive.

The attractions consist of ancient megalithic sites such as Newgrange, age old structures such as Slane Castle, thoroughly informative museums, impressive abbeys and churches, and of course the very ground where thousands fought in the Battle of the Boyne in the 17th century.

There are many towns and villages along the Boyne Valley Drive where a weary traveller can rest their head and vanquish hunger in fine hotels, restaurants and bars.

Castles: Old Abbeys: Mesolithic Monuments: Museums: Towns Villages: Heritage:
Slane Castle Ardmulchan Church Brú na Búinne – Newgrange and Knowth Beaulieu House, Gardens Navan Battle of the Boyne
Trim Castle Bective Abbey Hill of Tara Drogheda Museum Millmount Oldcastle Loughcrew Gardens
Donaghmore Round Tower & Cemetery Hill of Slane Francis Ledwidge Museum Slane Village
Donaghpatrick Church Hill of Ward Highlanes Gallery Trim Heritage Town
Duleek Abbey Loughcrew Cairns Townley Hall
Old Mellifont Abbey Monasterboice Kells town & Monastic Sites
St Mary’s Abbey Newtown Monuments
St Peters Church Skryne
Patrickstown View