2019 - 8 Day Irish Spirit

3 & 4 Star Vacation - 7 Nights/13 Meals

Highlights

Authentic Local Experiences

  • There's no shortage of "traditional Irish pubs" in Killarney! Head out for an evening and chat with locals over a pint and some music.
  • Take a horse-drawn jaunting car ride through Killarney National Park to Ross Castle as in days gone by.

    Dining Experiences

  • 7 breakfasts B
  • 1 lunch L
  • 5 dinners D including a fun Irish Night in Killarney, and a traditional Irish dinner and show at the Abbey Tavern

    Trip Highlights

  • Cliffs of Moher
  • Clonmacnoise Monastic Site
  • Kilkenny Castle
  • Ring of Kerry
  • Skellig Experience

    Hotels - 7 Nights

  • Ashling Hotel or
  • Radisson Blu St Helen's Hotel - Dublin (1 night)
  • Dooley's Hotel - Waterford (1 night)
  • Killarney Towers Hotel - Killarney (2 nights)
  • The Lodge at Ashford - Mayo ( 2 nights)
  • Grand Canal Hotel - Dublin (1 or 2 nights)

    All CIE Tours Include

  • Full daily breakfast (except Day 1)
  • All on-tour transportation including shuttles and ferries
  • Welcome get-together drink with your group
  • Free Wi-Fi on coaches so you can stay connected along the way
  • Documents wallet and backpack to keep you organized
  • All local taxes, hotel service charges & handling of one suitcase per person
  • Call (330) 650-2020 for more information or to book today! Mention code 13984110

    Tour Operator
    CIE Tours
    Offer
    Offer valid through 9/30/2018
    Duration
    8 Days
    Escorted
    Escorted - Yes
    DayDestinationDescription
    Day 1DublinDublin Tour & GPO Museum : Tour begins 2:00 PM at your Dublin hotel. Meet your guide and set off on a tour of central Dublin. Highlights include the shopping areas around Grafton and Nassau Streets, Dublin's elegant Georgian squares, and a drive long the wide O'Connell Street. Visit the GPO Museum and enjoy a welcome drink before dining independently at one of Dublin's many restaurants or pubs.
    Day 2WaterfordKilkenny Castle & Waterford Crystal : Enjoy the Irish countryside as you head to the city of Kilkenny to visit Kilkenny Castle, which was the principal residence of the powerful Butler family for almost 600 years. Immerse yourself in its rich history through its collection of portraits and artefacts. Witness the creation of crystal masterpieces by skilled glass blowers and cutters during your visit to the House of Waterford Crystal. After dinner, take a gentle walking tour of Waterford with a local guide to learn about the region's history.
    (B, D)
    Day 3KillarneyJameson Experience & Blarney Castle : Head out to County Cork to Midleton for a tour of the Jameson Experience, a journey through the story and making of Irish whiskey complete with a sample at the end. Next up, treat yourself to quality Irish-made goods at the Blarney Woollen Mills Then visit the famous Blarney Castle with a climb to the top to kiss the "Stone of Eloquence" or enjoy a walk through the lovely parklands and gardens. Head to Killarney, a small town that's big on glorious scenery. After dinner, you may want to explore town on your own, perhaps sampling a lively pub or two.
    (B, D)
    Day 4KillarneyRing of Kerry & Irish Night : Start your day with a jaunting car ride through the Killarney National Park to Ross Castle for views of Lough Leane and the Macgillycuddy's Reeks Mountains. Then set out on Ireland's most popular scenic drive, the Ring of Kerry. Cross over to Valentia Island and learn about the island of Skellig Michael, home of early Christian monks and where scenes from the film "Star Wars VII" were filmed. Stop in the charming village of Sneem and at Moll's Gap for panoramic mountain views. In the evening, head out for an Irish night of dinner and a traditional show.
    (B, D)
    Day 5MayoCliffs of Moher & The Lodge at Ashford Castle : Embark on a memorable ferry ride across the River Shannon Estuary. Take in the spectacular beauty of the Cliffs of Moher, soaring 700 feet above the Atlantic surf. Relax as you travel through the Burren and on to Cong where your hotel sits within the magnificent 350-acre estate of Ashford Castle. Take time to relax before dinner in the Lodge. .
    (B, D)
    Day 6MayoLough Corrib Cruise & Connemara : Enjoy a scenic cruise of Lough Corrib on board the Corrib Princess. Dine on a casual lunch at Eddies of Clonbur, a traditional pub. Explore scenic Connemara and the crossroads known as the Maam Cross. Return to the Lodge at Ashford so that you may enjoy many of the facilities it has to offer.
    (B, L)
    Day 7WaterfordClonmacnoise Monastic Site & Dublin's Abbey Tavern : Head to the center 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.
    (B, D)
    Day 8Tour Ends in DublinTour Ends in Dublin : Your tour ends after breakfast.
    (B)

    B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner

    All components of this tour (hotels, visits and attractions) for 2019 itineraries are subject to change until finalized in September 2018.

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    Lodging
    Ashling Hotel or Radisson Blu St Helen's Hotel - Dublin (1 night)
    Dooley's Hotel - Waterford (1 night)
    Killarney Towers Hotel - Killarney (2 nights)
    The Lodge at Ashford - Mayo ( 2 nights)
    Grand Canal Hotel - Dublin (1 or 2 nights)
    Disclaimer

    Single room supplement: $840

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    • 2019 - 8 Day Irish Spirit

      HighlightsAuthentic Local Experiences There's no shortage of "traditional Irish pubs" in Killarney! Head out for an evening and chat with locals over a pint and some music.

     
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