The Archaeology of the Isle of Man

6 days

From £1,645 £1,695

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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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  • Pay a low deposit of £99, was £500.

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Meet your Experts

Andrew Foxon

Guide Lecturer

Andrew Foxon has a strong background in archaeology, prehistoric technology and interpretation.

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Douglas Lighthouse
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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
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7 September 2020 AIOM200907 7 September 2020 (Monday) 12 September 2020 (Saturday) Andrew Foxon Anne Chowne £1,895
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£95 £1,705
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21 June 2021 AIOM210621 21 June 2021 (Monday) 26 June 2021 (Saturday) Andrew Foxon £1,695
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£105 £1,645
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6 September 2021 AIOM210906 6 September 2021 (Monday) 11 September 2021 (Saturday) Andrew Foxon £1,695
(ex. flights)
£150 £1,645
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