Irish Wonder

Ireland tour
Ireland
$1100

Itinerary

Departure Dates: May15, 29, Jun 5, 19, 26, Jul 3, 10, 17, Aug 7, 21, 28, Sep 4, 11, 18, 25, Oct 2

 

DAY 1. DEPART HOME

Overnight flight to Dublin.

 

DAY 2. ARRIVE DUBLIN – SIGHTSEEING

Welcome to Dublin! Relax after check-in. Later, your Local Specialist takes you on a panoramic sightseeing tour, which includes views of Dublin Castle, Trinity College, St. Patrick's Cathedral and Phoenix Park. It's a great introduction to your Irish journey!

Hotel

Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans

 

DAY 3. DUBLIN – BOYLE – KNOCK – SLIGO (2 NIGHTS)

View the ruins of the Cistercian Abbey at Boyle, dating back to the 12th century. Visit the pilgrimage town of Knock in County Mayo, where the Virgin Mary appeared to villagers in 1879. Dine tonight at your hotel in Sligo.

Meal(s)

Full Breakfast & Dinner

Hotel

Sligo Park

 

DAY 4. COUNTY DONEGAL EXCURSION BELLEEK (NORTHERN IRELAND)

Travel to the beautiful County Donegal after a stop at Drumcliffe to view the grave of renowned Irish author, W.B. Yeats and seeing the harbour town of Mullaghmore. Visit traditional weavers in Ardara before heading to the town of Donegal where you see the 15th century castle. Then head across the border into Northern Ireland for a visit to the Belleek Pottery centre before returning to your hotel in Sligo.

Meal(s)

Full Breakfast

 

DAY 5. SLIGO - WESTPORT - GALWAY - LIMERICK - SHANNON (NEAR LIMERICK) (2NIGHTS)

This morning, travel via Westport and the beautiful region of Connemara to Galway on the banks of the Corrib River. View the Cathedral, built on the site of the old prison, and stroll around Eyre Square before continuing on to Limerick, the setting for the film ‘Angela's Ashes'. Here your orientation drive includes views of St. Mary's Cathedral and King John's Castle. Tonight, why not the vibrant city of Limerick or join your Travel Director and companions for a medieval banquet in an Irish castle.

Meal(s)

Full Breakfast

Hotel

Oak Wood Arms Hotel

 

DAY 6. CLIFFS OF MOHER EXCURSION

This morning drive to the western coast and the magnificent Cliffs of Moher. Bring the history of the cliffs to life with a visit the ‘Atlantic Edge' exhibition. Return to Shannon for free time exploring on your own or perhaps join your Travel Director for an optional experience to Bunratty Folk Park.

Meal(s)

Full Breakfast & Dinner

 

DAY 7. DINGLE PENINSULA - TRALEE

Enjoy a scenic drive along the Dingle Peninsula. See the unspoilt and colourful villages and fishing harbours of Ireland's most westerly point. Later, arrive in the town of Tralee, famed for its annual ‘Rose of Tralee' festival and beauty pageant before arriving at your hotel in Tralee.

Meal(s)

Full Breakfast & Dinner

Hotel

Earl Of Desmond Hotel

 

DAY 8. TRALEE - BLARNEY - DUBLIN

Visit Blarney Castle and don't forget to kiss the Blarney Stone and acquire the ‘gift of the gab'! Arrive later in the capital, Dublin, for the final night of your holiday.

Meal(s)

Full Breakfast

Hotel

Bewleys Leopardstown

 

DAY 9. DUBLIN - RETURN HOME

Say farewell to your Travel Director and new-found friends as your memorable vacation in the Emerald Isle comes to an end.

Meal(s)

Full Breakfast

 

What's Always Included

Sightseeing Highlights

  • Visit the famous pottery factory at Beleek.
  • Kiss the Blarney Stone during your visit of Blarney Castle and acquire the gift of the gab .
  • View the Cistercian Abbey at Boyle.
  • View the stunning seascape from the cliffs and visit the Atlantic Edge exhibition in the eco-friendly Visitor Centre at Cliffs of Moher.
  • County Donegal, visit this picturesque area.
  • Enjoy the beautiful countryside along the Dingle peninsula, Ireland's most westerly point
  • Dublin, with your Local Specialist see St. Patrick's Cathedral, Phoenix Park, the glorious Georgian Squares, and Trinity College on your panoramic sightseeing tour.
  • View Galway Cathedral and Eyre Square.
  • Visit the pilgrimage town of Knock.
  • View St. Mary's Cathedral and King John's Castle at Limerick.

Dining

  • 7 Full breakfasts.
  • 3 three course dinners.

Travel Highlights

  • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes included.

 

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