Irish Splendor

Start: Ireland Finish: Ireland

Visiting: Dublin, Killarney, Ennis, Kingscourt


Duration: 1 Nights

Physical rating: 1

Tour Operator: Collette


Prices From: $1669

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Tour Overview

Savor a true taste of “Irish Splendor” when you visit Christ Church Cathedral, one of Ireland’s most historic buildings and delight in cocktails and canapés in its crypt. Tour rollicking Dublin. Gaze upon the historic Rock of Cashel. Kiss the Blarney Stone at Blarney Castle. Visit the famous Gap of Dunloe where you can shop for traditional Irish goods. Explore the spectacular Dingle Peninsula and drive the Slea Head road for majestic coastal views. Meet a local family and enjoy tea and scones at their farm. Stand in awe on the Cliffs of Moher. Spend the night in a stately castle and relax by a roaring peat fire. Sip on the “Water of Life” at a whiskey distillery. From the historic Rock of Cashel to the breathtaking sights of County Kerry, gaze across the countryside and culture of Ireland.

Highlights

  • iconSee the Rock of Cashel, the historic site where St. Patrick preached.
  • iconKiss the famous Blarney Stone at Blarney Castle.
  • iconTravel the Dingle Peninsula, one of the world’s most beautiful coastal routes.
  • iconDelight in a whiskey tour and tasting.
  • iconOvernight on the grounds of a historic castle.
  • iconEnjoy cocktails and canapés in the crypt of Christ Church Cathedral.
  • iconExplore the charming town of Killarney.
  • iconEnjoy a sightseeing tour of Dublin, the "Fair City."
  • iconDiscover breathtaking scenery at Cliffs of Moher.
  • iconLearn how a traditional Irish farm works over homemade scones and tea.

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Itinerary

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icon Day 1 : Overnight Flight

Location: Dublin

Accommodation: Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham

Experience a true taste of “Irish Splendor” on a trip that combines fabulous accommodations, stunning scenery and incredible cuisine. Make a return to times past when you join us on an unforgettable tour of the amazing “Emerald Isle.”

icon Day 2 : Dublin, Ireland - Tour Begins

Location: Dublin

Accommodation: Hotel Riu Plaza The Gresham

Your tour opens in Dublin with a visit to Christ Church Cathedral. Join your fellow travelers for canapés and cocktails in the cathedral’s crypt.

icon Day 3 : Dublin

Location: Dublin

Accommodation: Killarney Avenue Hotel

Meals: Breakfast

Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Dublin, the “Fair City.” Take in O’Connell Street, Grafton Street and the city's magnificent rows of stately Georgian town homes. Then, enjoy some leisure time to independently explore the cultural offerings of delightful Dublin.

icon Day 4 : Dublin - Killarney

Location: Dublin

Accommodation: Killarney Avenue Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Depart Dublin for Ireland’s breathtaking countryside. Visit the town of Cashel for views of the historic Rock of Cashel, the reputed location where St. Patrick preached and converted the King of Munster. Next, journey to historic Blarney Castle where you’ll have the opportunity to kiss the famous Blarney Stone. Legend has it that those who kiss the stone are bestowed with the gift of eloquence. End your day in charming Killarney and enjoy dinner this evening at one of Killarney’s best local restaurants.

icon Day 5 : Killarney - Dingle Peninsula - Killarney

Location: Killarney

Accommodation: Old Ground Hotel

Meals: Breakfast

Set off this morning to follow what is perhaps Ireland’s most majestic coastal route – the stunning Dingle Peninsula. Stop at the Gap of Dunloe where you can shop for traditional Irish goods handcrafted by local artisans. Travel to the town of Dingle and drive the beautiful Slea Head road, where some of the country’s most spectacular landscapes are found.

icon Day 6 : Killarney - Cliffs of Moher - Ennis

Location: Killarney

Accommodation: Cabra Castle

Meals: Breakfast

Today, experience the customs and daily life of a traditional Irish family and enjoy homemade scones and tea during a memorable visit to the Molanna Dairy Farm. Continue to the stunning 700-foot-high Cliffs of Moher for awe-inspiring views of the mighty Atlantic and the Aran Islands. End your day in the charming town of Ennis. Enjoy the ambience of your historic hotel, cozy up to its roaring peat fire, and feel the warmth of Irish hospitality.

icon Day 7 : Ennis – Whiskey Distillery – Castle Stay

Location: Ennis

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Start your day with a cross-country journey to Irish whiskey territory. During a visit to a historic distillery, learn the process of whiskey making and delight in a tasting of the final product. Top your day off with an overnight stay on the regal grounds of a historic castle where you toast the end of a fabulous trip during your farewell dinner.

icon Day 8 : Kingscourt - Tour Ends

Location: Kingscourt

Meals: Breakfast

Your tour comes to an end in Kingscourt.

Experiences

  • Travel the Dingle Peninsula, one of the world’s most beautiful coastal routes.
  • See the Rock of Cashel, the historic site where St. Patrick preached.
  • Overnight on the grounds of a historic castle.

Options

Limerick: Medieval Banquet

In a beautiful land of rolling green fields, ancient battlefields and medieval fortresses once inhabited by generations of clansmen, you can conjure up a world filled with lords and ladies, knights and damsels as you experience a true medieval banquet hosted in a real castle! The 15th century magically comes to life the moment you enter the castle. Sip honey-rich mead and admire the ornate tapestries and royal furnishings before sitting down for a sumptuous four-course meal and some fine wine suitable for toasting the royal court. Spirits run high with delightful song and dance performances reminiscent of this unique period. Duration approximately 4 hour(s). Transportation is included. A minimum of 15 passenger(s) is required to operate this option. Time depends on the confirmed seating time and will vary by departure.

Price: £115


Dublin: The Guinness Storehouse and Traditional Irish Night

This culinary and cultural adventure begins at the Guinness Storehouse, Ireland's top international visitor attraction. Explore the brewing process behind this beloved beverage and learn how to pour the perfect pint. At its spectacular Gravity Bar, enjoy a sweeping 360º view of Dublin as you savor a complimentary pint. Next, come to know Ireland's famed welcoming spirit, lively music and dynamic dancing during a fun filled evening of Irish entertainment at its very best. You will become Irish for the night as you take in the local entertainment and savor some of Ireland's most traditional dishes, such as homemade soda bread and Dublin coddle. The Irish dancers will dazzle you and the traditional Irish ballads will touch your heart. This toe-tapping evening will take you on a journey that captures the true local flavor in a welcoming setting that immerses you in the magic of Irish culture that is rich in tradition and cheer. Duration approximately 5 hour(s). Transportation is included. A minimum of 4 passenger(s) is required to operate this option.

Price: £115


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