Arrive at Dublin Airport. Transfer to your Dublin hotel under own arrangements. You are free to explore the city at your leisure this afternoon. Your hotel will be within walking distance of the city centre.
Day 1: Dublin (D)
Day 2: Blarney Castle and Kerry (B)
Today depart Ireland’s Capital traveling to County Kerry. En route visit Blarney Castle and then some time for shopping at Blarney Woollen Mills.
Day 3: Ring of Kerry (B)
Today experience a superb tour of the Iveragh Peninsula also known as the Ring of Kerry. Taking in spectacular scenery such as mountains, peat, bogs, lakes and magnificent views of the Atlantic Ocean.
Along the Ring of Kerry stop at a local farm for a sheepdog demonstration.
OPTIONAL: Jaunting Car Ride (pony & trap) in Killarney National Park – Supplement applies.
Tonight dinner is on your own in one of the many restaurants or pubs in Killarney town.
Day 4: Burren amd Cliffs of Moher (BD)
Travel northwards to Tarbert and take a short boat ride across the mouth of the River Shannon to land on Clare’s shore at Killimer. Travel along the coast to the Cliffs of Moher, the most majestic cliffs in Ireland.
Take a tour of the Burren Region, which is a strange and unique region in Europe; it is a high plateau of porous limestone situated in Northern Clare.
This evening dinner is included for a Medieval Banquet at Bunratty Castle.
Day 5: Galway City and Cruise (B)
This morning travel to Galway City and get oriented with this beautiful place which has attracted many musicians and artists. Visit Galway Cathedral, one of the largest and most impressive buildings in Galway built between 1958 & 1965.
Next experience a cruise along Lough Corrib including scones and an Irish coffee.
Day 6: Connemara (B)
Today travel through the beautiful Connemara Region filled with lakes, rivers, bogs and mountains.
Visit Kylemore Abbey, built in 1868 by Mitchell Henry, and see its most famous feature the miniature Cathedral.
Next you will visit a bodhrán maker (traditional Irish drum). Visit the workshop of Malachy Kearns, who makes bodhráns for the world famous Riverdance troupe and is currently the only full-time bodhrán maker in Ireland.
Day 7: Dublin's Fair City (B)
Depart Galway for Dublin today. On arrival in Dublin, participate in a city sightseeing tour.
Visit EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum. Here you will learn the stories of Irish emigration around the world, from early times to the modern day.
OPTIONAL: Dinner & Evening Entertainment at Taylor’s Three Rock or similar – Supplement applies.
Day 8: Dublin (B)
After a final Irish breakfast, transfer to Dublin Airport for your departure flight home under own arrangements.
- Modern motor coach with driver/guide included througout
- Seven nights accommodation including Continental Breakfast Daily
- Dinners as specified
- Sightseeing as per itinerary
- Entrance Fees
- Domestic Air Fares
- Additional /Optional Tour Costs
- Hotel Mini Bar
- Sightseeing/Meals not stated in Itinerary
- International airfates
Accommodation based on the below or similar
Riu Plaza Gresham Hotel or similar
Academy Plaza Hotel or similar
Randles Hotel or similar
Dromhall HOtel or similar
George Hotel or similar
Treacy's West County or similar
Clayton Hotel or similar
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