Escape to the lush landscapes, charming cities, and friendly people of Ireland during the low season so you can experience it all without the crowds and, most importantly, without the high-season prices. This Ireland tour is an ideal introduction to the Emerald Isle for first-time visitors who have limited time. You’ll relish in some of Ireland’s most magnificent scenery as well as its most famous towns. You’ll start and end in Dublin, and you’ll also have overnights in Ennis, Killarney, and Waterford. Highlights of this tour include the 668-foot Cliffs of Moher on Ireland’s west coast, where you’ll savor breathtaking views of these sheer cliffs dropping into the ocean, and the Ring of Kerry, a 100-mile panoramic drive through rugged and awe-inspiring landscapes. Words cannot capture the magnificence of this natural beauty; it must be witnessed in person!You’ll also enjoy guided tours of the House of Waterford Crystal, where you’ll see the highly-skilled artisans at work in the production of this famous crystal; the Avoca hand-weaving mill with its unique, brightly-colored throws, clothes and handicrafts; and Glendalough, one of the most important monastic sites in Ireland.From the scenic beauty to the unique interactions and experiences with the down-to-earth locals, this Ireland tour is sure to delight all of your senses, and at a price you just can’t miss!
DUBLINWelcome dinner; orientation driveGALWAYOrientationCLIFFS OF MOHERSavor the spectacular viewsKILLIMER–TARBERTCross the Shannon estuary by ferryRING OF KERRYScenic peninsula driveKILLARNEYVisit the popular resort townBLARNEYVisit the famous villageWATERFORDGuided tour of the House of Waterford CrystalAVOCAGuided tour of the handweaving millGLENDALOUGHGuided tour of St. Kevin’s center of Irish Christianity
Full Irish breakfast daily; 2 three-course dinners with wine and choice of menus including a welcome dinner in Dublin
Hotels listed may occasionaly be substituted with alternate hotels of equivalent standard.Single Supplement Waived (limited availability).
Motorcoach; ferry across the Shannon estuary. Free wi-fi available on your motorcoach and in most hotel lobbies.