Plan your dream visit or vacation in Ireland. The grassy countryside, cheerful pubs, and friendly citizens make Ireland an enduring favorite for visitors. Farm-fresh cuisine and Guinness from the origin only sweeten the deal.
On arrival at Dublin International airport, you will be met and transferred to the hotel. Proceed for an Hop on Hop off tour of the city. With 28 stops along the way - including the Guinness Storehouse, the National Art Gallery, St Patrick's Cathedral and Old Jameson Distillery, this popular option ensures you don't miss a thing. Overnight in Dublin.
Transfer from hotel in Dublin to hotel in Waterford; en route enjoy a city tour of Waterford.Today drive through the Irish countryside to the compact city of Kilkenny. Visit Kilkenny Castle, which was the principal residence of the powerful Butler family for almost 600 years. It has been remodelled over the centuries and now houses are excellent collections of portraits and artefacts. Continue south to the famous House of Waterford Crystal to watch molten glass being transformed into elaborate and shimmering trophies by the skilled blowers and cutters. View a huge array of stemware in the showrooms and you may purchase pieces also. Check in the hotel in the centre of Waterford, then after having delicious dinner take a gentle walking tour with a local guide to learn about the region's history.Overnight in Waterford.
Transfer from hotel in Waterford to hotel in Killarney, en route visit the Blarney Castle. Travel along the south coast to Cobh to visit the Titanic experience. Learn about the 123 Irish passengers who embarked on the ill-fated RMS Titanic bound for New York. Visit Blarney Castle to kiss the famous "Stone of Eloquence." If you do not wish to climb to the top of the castle, take a walk through the lovely grounds with magnificent trees and colourful borders. Shop at the Blarney Woollen mills for quality Irish-made souvenirs. Drive into county Kerry to Killarney, a small town that's big on glorious scenery. Check in the hotel, It's close to the many shops and pubs.Overnight in Killarney.
Customize your own itinerary and discover south west Ireland’s breathtaking natural beauty on this Ring of Kerry tour from Kilkenny. Enjoy panoramic cliff views along the Skellig Ring and hike to top spots like Valentia Island and Leacanabuiaile Fort. The scenery is worth rewarding as the landscapes dramatically change. Overnight in Killarney
Transfer from hotel in Killarney to hotel in Galway, en route enjoy a walking tour of Galway. Rest of the day is free at leisure. Overnight in Galway.
Today after breakfast, marvel at the natural majesty of the UNESCO-listed Cliffs of Moher on a full-day trip to one of Ireland’s most popular attractions from Galway. Accompanied by a professional guide, travel south by luxury coach and pass through quaint fishing villages like Doolin and Kinvara. Admire the ancient fortress of Dunguaire Castle; immerse yourself in the Burren, a limestone landscape reminiscent of the moon’s surface; and then spend a leisurely two hours walking the trails surrounding the colossal Cliffs of Moher.
Overnight in Galway.
Transfer from Galway to Dublin, en route visit the Kilbeggan Distillery Experience.This morning head to the centre of the country to visit Clonmacnoise. This monastic settlement was founded in 545 AD by St. Ciaran and is set on the banks of the mighty river Shannon. See elaborate high Celtic crosses decorated with biblical scenes. Continue your journey to Dublin and enjoy the fishing village of Howth on the north side of the city. Finish up your tour at the popular Abbey Tavern with a hearty dinner and a lively show of traditional music, songs and step-dancing. Overnight in Dublin.
Today you will be met and transferred to the airport for your flight back home.