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Itinerary

Tour Itinerary

Countries Visited

Ireland

Cities Visited

Dublin , Ennis , Kilkenny , Killarney , Limerick , Shannon

DAY 1, Saturday - Depart for Ireland
Depart for Ireland

DAY 2, Sunday - Arrive in Dublin
Arrive in Dublin and transfer to your hotel. Most flights arrive in the early morning and your room may not be ready for you. In this case, leave your luggage with the concierge and your Tour Manager will provide suggestions for you to begin to explore the city on your own. Your tour will begin with an orientation meeting with your Tour Manager at approximately 5 PM, followed by a light dinner
Overnight: Dublin
Meals: Dinner

DAY 3, Monday - Dublin City Tour
The exploration of Dublin, immortalized by James Joyce, begins with a panoramic drive through statue-lined O'Connell Street and past Phoenix Park, the largest enclosed city park in Europe, home to the official residence of the President. Continue to view St. Patrick's Cathedral, the largest church in Ireland, dedicated to Ireland's patron saint. Next, visit Christ Church Cathedral in the heart of medieval Dublin and travel back in time by almost 1,000 years .Admire the beautiful interior and Neo-Gothic nave. The afternoon is free to explore on your own. Perhaps visit the Guinness Storehouse, one of Ireland's leading attractions. Tonight, take a stroll through the Temple Bar area or watch the street performers and musicians along the banks of the River Liffey and cross the Ha'penny Bridge
Overnight: Dublin
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 4, Tuesday - Glendalough, Travel to Waterford
Departing Dublin, travel through scenic County Wicklow to Glendalough, a 6th century monastic settlement. Visit the site which was founded by St. Kevin and is located in a beautiful glacial valley in the middle of the Wicklow Mountains. Afterward, make your way to Kilkenny, situated on the banks of the River Nore. Enjoy the sights of this historic town, and view the 12th century Kilkenny Castle. Continue on to Waterford, known as Ireland's oldest city, a place that can trace its beginnings back to the arrival of the Vikings. Take a walking tour of the city followed by a visit to the world-famous House of Waterford Crystal showroom. Here you can view the glittering collection of exquisite glassware in its city of origin before returning to Kilkenny. Dinner will be held in your hotel
Overnight: Kilkenny
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 5, Wednesday - Blarney Castle en route to Killarney
Today, drive through the scenic south of Ireland into enchanting County Cork for a visit to storied 15th century Blarney Castle, where you'll have an opportunity to kiss the legendary Blarney Stone, promising you the "gift of gab". Free time for shopping for traditional Irish crafts at the Blarney Woollen Mills before driving to Killarney, in County Kerry, with its soaring mountain ranges, beautiful valleys, crystal lakes and spectacular rugged coastline on the Atlantic Ocean. Later, perhaps opt to join the optional ride in a Jaunting Car (pony & open carriage) in the peaceful green countryside. Return to Killarney in the late afternoon
Optional: Jaunting Cars (PM)
Overnight: Killarney
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 6, Thursday - Killarney National Park, Ring of Kerry
A breathtaking day of magnificent vistas as you drive through Killarney National Park and the world-famous "Ring of Kerry" around the island's southwestern tip. View sparkling seascapes, mountains dotted with brightly colored farmhouses, the remote villages of Cahirciveen and Sneem, winding lanes bordered with subtropical vegetation, and the breathtaking panorama of the Lakes of Killarney
Overnight: Killarney
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 7, Friday - Bunratty Castle and Folk Park
Travel north through the picturesque village of Adare, with its pastel-hued storefronts and thatched-roof houses, known as the "prettiest village" in Ireland. Continue on to a local farmhouse for tea and fresh baked scones. Visit Bunratty Castle, the most complete and authentic medieval fortress in Ireland restored to its former splendor with original furnishings, tapestries and works of art. On to the delightful Folk Park, dedicated to life in Ireland during the 19th century. Experience the sights and sounds of this enchanting place as you stroll around the charming village complete with school, post office, doctor's house, hardware shop, and of course, McNamara's pub! Tonight, perhaps participate in the optional Knappogue Medieval Banquet* for a lively evening of music, singing, and storytelling*For Mar & Nov departures, Knappogue Medieval Banquet will be substituted with Bunratty Castle Medieval Banquet
Optional: Knappogue Medieval Banquet (PM)
Overnight: Ennis or Limerick
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 8, Saturday - Cliffs of Moher, Galway
Begin the day with excursion north to view some of Ireland's most spectacular scenery as you drive to the mighty Cliffs of Moher, a wall of rock that rises some 700 feet above the ocean. Then, travel through the desolate limestone plateau known as The Burren to lively Galway, once a seafaring town steeped in tradition, and now one of the fastest growing cities in Europe. Return to Dublin and bid farewell to your Tour Manager at dinner
Overnight: Dublin
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 9, Sunday - Depart Ireland
Transfer to the airport for your departure flight
Meals: Breakfast

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Inclusions

Please Note: Land Price does not include airfare, departure or arrival transfers, airline taxes and fuel surcharges.

Escorted Package Includes

  • Round trip flights New York-Dublin, Dublin-New York
    Other departure cities available.
  • Airline taxes & fuel surcharges
  • 7 nights accommodations
  • 3 nights Dublin
  • 1 night Kilkenny
  • 2 nights Killarney
  • 1 night Ennis or Limerick
  • Hotel taxes, fees & service charges
  • Hotel porterage
  • All transfers included only with airfare purchase on package arrival & departure dates†
  • 11 meals: 7 breakfasts, 4 dinners with wine
  • Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach
  • Services of English-speaking tour manager throughout
  • Entrance fees per itinerary
  • Special Features

  • View O'Connell Street, Phoenix Park and St. Patrick's Cathedral during the city tour of Dublin
  • Explore Christ Church Cathedral in the heart of medieval Dublin
  • Tour the storied 15th century Blarney Castle, where you will have the chance to kiss the Blarney Stone
  • Drive through Killarney National Park and the world-famous "Ring of Kerry"
  • Visit Bunratty Castle the most complete and authentic medieval fortress in Ireland and take a stroll at Folk Park
  • View some of Ireland's most spectacular scenery as you drive to the mighty Cliffs of Moher
  • †Transfers are available for purchase for land only or on alternative flight dates

    Not Included:
    Optional tours and gratuities.


    Additional Information:
    Land only price does not include arrival/departure transfers.

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    Accommodations

    Hotel Riu Plaza, The Gresham
    This first class hotel is located on the famous O'Connell Street in the heart of Dublin's city center.

    Leonardo Hotel Christchurch
    This tourist class hotel is located in Dublin's oldest quarter, directly opposite the historical Christ Church Cathedral.

    Leonardo Hotel Christchurch
    This tourist class hotel is located in Dublin's oldest quarter, directly opposite the historical Christ Church Cathedral.

    Hotel Kilkenny
    This first class hotel is a fifteen minute walk from Kilkenny Castle.

    Killarney Towers
    This first class hotel is located in the town of Killarney.

    Clayton Hotel Limerick
    This first class hotel is Ireland's tallest hotel and has splendid views of the River Shannon.

    Clayton Hotel Limerick
    This first class hotel is Ireland's tallest hotel and has splendid views of the River Shannon.

    Clayton Hotel Limerick
    This first class hotel is Ireland's tallest hotel and has splendid views of the River Shannon.

    Clayton Hotel Limerick
    This first class hotel is Ireland's tallest hotel and has splendid views of the River Shannon.

    Clayton Hotel Limerick
    This first class hotel is Ireland's tallest hotel and has splendid views of the River Shannon.

    Old Ground Hotel
    This first class hotel is located within the heart of Ennis.

    Old Ground Hotel
    This first class hotel is located within the heart of Ennis.

    Old Ground Hotel
    This first class hotel is located within the heart of Ennis.

    Old Ground Hotel
    This first class hotel is located within the heart of Ennis.

    Old Ground Hotel
    This first class hotel is located within the heart of Ennis.

    Old Ground Hotel
    This first class hotel is located within the heart of Ennis.

    Hotel Riu Plaza, The Gresham
    This first class hotel is located on the famous O'Connell Street in the heart of Dublin's city center.

    Leonardo Hotel Christchurch
    This tourist class hotel is located in Dublin's oldest quarter, directly opposite the historical Christ Church Cathedral.

    Leonardo Hotel Christchurch
    This tourist class hotel is located in Dublin's oldest quarter, directly opposite the historical Christ Church Cathedral.

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    Question: Is Airfare Included in the Price?

    Airfare from your point of origin to and from the trip is not included in the land price.

    Customer Reviews

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    Accommodations
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    Itinerary
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    Professional Staff
    5
    Repeat with Operator
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    Value for Money
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    This was my first time traveling with Gate 1 through Affordable Tours and everything thing went like clockwork. My trip took me to Ireland and I had a fantastic time! There were hardly any glitches but when there was our tour guide did everything in his power to accommodate.

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