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Irish Wonder 2018 (Costsaver)

Duration 8 days

Destinations visited :
  • Ireland
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Centuries of Irish culture and heritage are revealed on this adventure across the windswept valleys of Ireland, from Dublin to the charismatic seaside villages along the Dingle Peninsula and the Blarney Stone, where you’ll acquire the gift of the gab.

Take a look at your day-by-day itinerary or contact us on 0207 620 8952 to find out more.

DAY 1

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 Merrion Square. It’s a great introduction to your Irish journey.
HOTEL : Maldron Newlands Cross

DAY 2

DUBLIN – BOYLE – KNOCK – BALLINA (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 Ballina.
MEAL(S) : Full Breakfast, Dinner
HOTEL : Twin Trees

DAY 3

BELLEEK (NORTHERN IRELAND) – COUNTY DONEGAL EXCURSION
Travel across the border into Northern Ireland for a visit to the Belleek Pottery centre. Visit traditional weavers in the town of Donegal where you also view the 15th century castle. Stop at Drumcliffe to view the grave of renowned Irish poet W.B Yeats. See the harbour town of Mullaghmore, before returning to your hotel in Ballina.
MEAL(S) : Full Breakfast

DAY 4

BALLINA – WESTPORT – GALWAY – SHANNON (NEAR LIMERICK) (2 NIGHTS)
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. Tonight why not join your Travel Director and companions for a medieval banquet in an Irish castle?
MEAL(S) : Full Breakfast
HOTEL : Castle Oaks House

DAY 5

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 to 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 6

SHANNON (NEAR LIMERICK) – DINGLE PENINSULA – TRALEE
This morning in Limerick your orientation drive includes views of St. Mary’s Cathedral and King John’s Castle. 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.
MEAL(S) : Full Breakfast, Dinner
HOTEL : Earl of Desmond

DAY 7

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 : Citywest

DAY 8

DEPART DUBLIN
Say farewell to your Travel Director and new-found friends as your memorable holiday in the Emerald Isle comes to an end. Transfers are available. Conditions apply.
MEAL(S) : Full Breakfast

SIGHTSEEING HIGHLIGHTS

  • BELLEEK POTTERY : Visit the famous pottery factory
  • BLARNEY : Kiss the Blarney Stone during your visit of Blarney Castle and acquire the gift of the gab
  • BOYLE : View the Cistercian Abbey
  • CLIFFS OF MOHER : View the stunning seascape from the cliffs and visit the Atlantic Edge exhibition in the eco-friendly Visitor Centre
  • COUNTY DONEGAL : Visit this picturesque area
  • DINGLE PENINSULA : Enjoy the beautiful countryside along the Dingle peninsula, Ireland’s most westerly point
  • DUBLIN : With your Local Specialist see St. Patrick’s Cathedral, the glorious Georgian Squares, and Christchurch Cathedral on your panoramic sightseeing tour
  • GALWAY : View Galway Cathedral and Eyre Square
  • KNOCK : Visit the pilgrimage site
  • LIMERICK : View St. Mary’s Cathedral and King John’s Castle

DINING

  • 7 FULL BREAKFASTS
  • 3 THREE COURSE DINNERS

UNBEATABLE FEATURES

  • Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences
  • Daily breakfast
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Variety of Optional Experiences
  • An expert Travel Director and separate driver
  • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes
  • Airport transfers are provided on the first and last travel day. Conditions apply

Prices from £675
Sundays – April to October

  • Land only price – Twin-share option
  • Triple and Single rooms available
  • Flights available
  • Pre and Post extensions available

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Irish Wonder 2018 (Costsaver)

Centuries of Irish culture and heritage are revealed on this adventure across the windswept valleys of Ireland, from Dublin to the charismatic seaside villages along the Dingle Peninsula and the Blarney Stone, where you’ll acquire the gift of the gab.

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