Escape To Ireland Detailed Itinerary

INCLUDED

  • Dining Highlights
    • 5 breakfasts
    • 2 dinners (including Be My Guest)
  • First class travel Highlights
  • Audio Headsets for flexible
  • sightseeing
  • Daily breakfast and up to half your evening meals
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and
    trusted
  • Optional Experiences and free time
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise
    extras
  • An expert Travel Director and
    professional Driver
  • Services of a professional Travel
    Director
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • Handcrafted Highlights
  • VIP entry to many sights

WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED

  • No early check in/late checkout
    included.
  • International, domestic and
    internal airfares.
  • Travel insurance, visas and items
    of a personal nature.
  • Gratuities to Travel Director,
    Coach Drivers and local Experts.

 

 

 

 

HIGHLIGHTS

  • ORIENTATION of Waterford, Cork
    and Killarney
  • VISIT Trinity College, Glendalough,
    Waterford Crystal, Blarney Castle,
    Torc Waterfall, Foynes Flying Boat
    Museum and the Cliffs of Moher
  • VIEW St. Kevin's Cross in
    Glendalough and St. John's Castle in Limerick
  • SEE Dublin's Georgian Squares
  • WALKING TOUR in Killarney
    National Park
  • SCENIC DRIVE of the Ring of Kerry

DAY 1 : 01 May 2022
Arrive Dublin – Afternoon
Sightseeing
Put a little Irish spring in your step and
stroll through the lyrical capital of Dublin -
your springboard to an unforgettable jaunt
through the treasures of Ireland. Join a
'Local Specialist' this afternoon to explore
the city's iconic sights. Walk the cobbled
courtyard of Trinity College and enjoy
priority access to see the Book of Kells.
Then, enjoy a Welcome Reception to get
to know your fellow travelers.
Meal(s):Welcome Reception
Hotel(s): Maldron Parnell Square

DAY 2 : 02 May 2022
Dublin – Glendalough – Waterford
– Cork
Departing Dublin this morning, we journey
to the peaceful 6th-century monastic ruins
at Glendalough which survived repeated
Viking attacks over the centuries. We'll
'Dive Into Culture', watching the master
craftsmen of the House of Waterford
Crystal as they create delicate works of
art. Our final stop today is the 'rebel' city
of Cork, where we'll have a free evening
to enjoy a little Irish craic and soak up the
lively atmosphere of this university city.
Meal(s):Breakfast
Hotel(s): Maldron Shandon

DAY 3 : 03 May 2022
Cork – Cobh – Blarney – Killarney
(2 Nights)
Stop in Cobh, the charming seaside town
that was the final port of call for the tragic
Titanic on its fateful voyage. Join your
'Local Specialist' for a walking tour to relive
the timeline of the Titanic, then
embark on a scenic drive to Blarney
Castle, kissing its famous stone to acquire
the 'gift of the gab'. Continue to Killarney
where you'll spend the next two nights.
Meal(s):Breakfast
Hotel(s): Killarney Avenue

DAY 4 : 04 May 2022
Ring of Kerry Excursion
Stop and admire Torc Waterfall during
your leisurely guided walk with a 'Local
Specialist' over wooden paths and
lakeshore trails. The rest of our day is
spent admiring the enduring beauty along
Ireland's most scenic coastal drive around
the Ring of Kerry. Later, join your
companions for a 'Be My Guest' dinner at
Muckross Farms, where you'll 'Connect
With Locals', stepping back in time to
learn about traditional Irish farm life
against the scenic backdrop of the lakes
of Killarney.
Meal(s):Breakfast, Be My Guest

DAY 5 : 05 May 2022
Killarney – Foynes – Cliffs of
Moher – Limerick
Delve into the era of the first transatlantic
flights during a visit to the Flying Boat
Museum in Foynes. At one time, it was the
refuelling point for Pan Am's Flying Boat,
the Yankee Clipper. 'Dive Into Culture' as
you board a replica Boeing 314 to
experience life as a passenger, learning
how Irish Coffee was invented to treat
weary passengers whose New York flights
were cut short due to bad weather. This
afternoon, we travel to the spectacular
Cliffs of Moher which rise over 200 metres
above the pounding Atlantic waves,
before continuing to our hotel in Limerick.
Meal(s):Breakfast
Hotel(s): Greenhills

DAY 6 : 06 May 2022
Limerick – Depart Shannon
Our epic journey through the highlights of
Ireland has come to an end. For now it's
time to wish your fellow travellers slán
abhaile as our memorable holiday comes
to an end. Transfers are available.
Conditions apply.
Meal(s):Breakfast