Newgrange Solstice - 19th December 2010
Clouds on the eastern horizon delayed the beam of sun entering the
When the sun did break through the cloud, it was magnificent and shone down the
delighting the Winter Solstice Lottery
The white quartz front of Newgrange illuminated by the rising sun.
Setting Sun Alignments
The Winter Solstice Setting Sun illuminates the chamber at the nearby
the cairn on Slieve Gullion
in Co. Armagh.
Boyne Valley Private Day Tours
Pick up and return to your accommodation or cruise ship. Suggested day tour:
Newgrange World Heritage site, 10th century High Crosses at Monasterboice,
Hill of Tara the seat of the High Kings of Ireland and the Hill of Slane where St. Patrick let a Paschal fire in 433