Ireland - England - Scotland Tour
British & Irish Grandeur


14 day First Class Escorted Tour - Ireland England tour
Grandeur
See ever-changing landscapes, splendid seascapes, purple moorlands, monastic ruins, enchanting lakes, towering fortresses, and a patchwork of fields spread in every shade of green. Reap the rewards of the well-traveled life on this Ireland England tour including trips to Scotland by ferry and a London to Cambridge tour. Explore England and Scotland in more depth.

Day 1: LONDON ARRIVAL & TOUR
Tour begins 2:00 PM, London. Head out on a panoramic tour of central London to see famous landmarks including Piccadilly Circus, Nelson’s Column in Trafalgar Square, Westminster Abbey, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament. Enjoy a welcome drink with your group before dinner. (D)

Day 2: HAMPTON COURT PALACE & FREE TIME IN LONDON
Discover the magnificence of Hampton Court Palace, Henry VIII's royal residence. Move at your own pace through the breath-taking grandeur of Henry's State Rooms, vast Tudor kitchens and more. The afternoon and evening are free so you may use your included Oyster card to explore central London by public transport. (B)

Day 3: CAMBRIDGE & YORK MINSTER TOUR
Take a stroll around Cambridge to view some of the famous university colleges, including King’s College, and the Mathematical Bridge over the River Cam. Head to York to tour the stately York Minster, with towers and colourful stained glass. Appreciate the narrow streets and medieval houses during a guided walking tour.  (B, D)

Day 4: ALNWICK CASTLE & EDINBURGH EVENING
Visit Alnwick Castle, the second largest inhabited castle in England. View the lavish State Rooms with a stunning array of artefacts, an exhibit on Downton Abbey, and take a stroll through Alnwick Garden. Travel through the Northumberland National Park and on to your hotel near Edinburgh where you’ll experience a Scottish Evening with bagpipes and fun music. (B, D)

Day 5: EDINBURGH CASTLE & GUIDED CITY TOUR
Discover Edinburgh’s highlights on a city tour. See the elegant Georgian “New Town” with spacious streets and the compact medieval city along the Royal Mile. Tour Edinburgh Castle to view the Crown Jewels of Scotland and the Stone of Destiny. The rest of the day is free for independent activities. On August 4th, August 11th and August 18th departures experience the world-famous Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. (B)

Day 6: FERRY TO IRELAND
Head to Cairnryan for a short ferry ride to Belfast. Tour the city to see Victorian buildings, the impressive City Hall and the shipyards where RMS Titanic was built. Step back in time at the Crumlin Road Gaol, the only Victorian-era prison in Northern Ireland. Head out for a pub dinner at the Cultra Inn on the grounds of Culloden Hotel. (B, D)

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Day 7: GIANT’S CAUSEWAY & DUBLIN
Travel through the scenic Glens of Antrim to the Giant's Causeway. This impressive area of hexagonal columns was formed over 60 million years ago by cooling lava and has given rise to many legends. Head to your Dublin city centre hotel and enjoy a free for individual pursuits and dining. (B)

Day 8: DUBLIN TOUR & TAYLOR’S THREE ROCK PUB
Tour central Dublin to see spacious Georgian squares and streets, landmark public buildings and graceful townhouses. Take a guided walking tour of Trinity College’s campus and view the priceless Book of Kells. The afternoon is free for you to browse and sightsee independently. In the evening enjoy dinner at Taylor’s Three Rock Pub followed by Irish music and dance. (B, D)

Day 9: BLARNEY CASTLE & KILLARNEY
Travel south, pausing for photos at the stately Rock of Cashel, with 12th century church ruins. Visit the famous Blarney Castle and kiss the “Stone of Eloquence” or stroll the gardens. Treat yourself to Irish goods the Blarney Woollen Mills. Continue to Killarney, famous for its exquisite location. (B, D)

Day 10: SHORT RING OF KERRY & SHEEP HERDING
Visit the delightful Muckross House, a 19th century furnished mansion with an interesting history and U.S. connections. Head to the delightful town of Kenmare for a look around and a casual lunch. Travel along part of the Ring of Kerry to view spectacular scenery at Moll’s Gap and at Ladies’ View. Immerse yourself in farm life and see demonstrations of sheep herding before returning to Killarney where the evening is free. (B, L)

EdinburghDay 11: JAMESON WHISKEY & WATERFORD CRYSTAL
Head to Midleton to tour the Jameson Experience, a journey through the story and making of Irish whiskey. Enjoy a sample at the end of the tour. At the House of Waterford Crystal see how glass is blown and cut by master craftspeople. In the evening take a gentle walking tour with a local guide to discover the history of the old port city of Waterford. (B, D)

Day 12: SOUTH WALES & CARDIFF CASTLE BANQUET
Catch the ferry from Rosslare to Pembroke Dock. Take a panoramic tour around the principal streets of Cardiff, considered the youngest and fastest-growing capital in Europe. In the evening head to Cardiff Castle for a tour of the Gothic-style residence and an unforgettable Welsh evening of dinner with local music and entertainment.(B, D)
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Day 13: ROMAN BATHS & STONEHENGE
Head out to explore the mineral-rich hot springs at Bath. Tour the Roman Baths and Pump Room, first built by the Romans 2,000 years ago and revived during the 18th century. View the prehistoric circle of vast monoliths at Stonehenge. Continue to London for a free evening. (B)

Day 14: TOUR ENDS IN LONDON
Your tour ends after breakfast. (B)

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British and Irish tour Includes:

  • GROUP AIRPORT TRANSFERS
    When we book your flights together with a coach tour, we include complimentary group transfers on the starting and ending date of tours at times specified on each itinerary-a $30 per person fee applies to land only bookings.
  • Sightseeing by luxury coach
  • Professional tour director
  • 13 nights in hotels listed
  • 13 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 7 dinners including a lively Scottish evening in Edinburgh, Taylors Three Rock Pub dinner and show, and a traditional Welsh evening in Cardiff.
  • Tours of London, Edinburgh, Belfast and Dublin
  • London open-top bus tour with Tower of London or Kensington Palace visit
  • Walking tours of York, Dublin’s Trinity College and Waterford
  • Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 4th, August 11th and August 18th departures
  • Round trip ferry transportation between Britain & Ireland and across the River Shannon
  • Sheepdog trials on Ring of Kerry
  • Visits and admissions
  • Headsets for walking tours
  • Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap
  • All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person
  • Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies
  • Deluxe & Superior First Class:

    Park Plaza London Riverbank London (2 nights)
    Novotel York Centre  York (1 night)

    Courtyard Edinburgh West | Edinburgh (2)


    Culloden Estate and Spa Belfast (1 night)
    Greesham Dublin (2 nights)
    Killarney Plaza Hotel Killarney (2 nights)
    Granville Hotel Waterford (1 night)
    Clayton Hotel Cardiff (1 night)
    Park Plaza London Riverbank London (1 night)

ONLY ONE TRIPLE ROOM IS AVAILABLE PER DEPARTURE - BOOK EARLY.

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BRITISH & IRISH GRANDEUR
2020
14 Days
START END PRICE  
SundayApr 12 SaturdayApr 25 $4,699 Small Group
SundayMay 10 SaturdayMay 23 $3,899  
SundayMay 31 SaturdayJun 13 $3,999  
SundayJun 14 SaturdayJun 27 $4,849 Small Group
SundayJun 21 SaturdayJul 4 $4,199  
SundayJul 12 SaturdayJul 25 $4,849 Small Group
SundayJul 26 SaturdayAug 8 $4,199  
SundayAug 2 SaturdayAug 15 $4,199  
SundayAug 9 SaturdayAug 22 $4,499 Tattoo/Tour Guaranteed
SundayAug 16 SaturdayAug 29 $4,449 Tattoo/Tour Guaranteed
SundaySep 6 SaturdaySep 19 $4,149  
SundaySep 27 SaturdayOct 10 $3,749  
SundayOct 11 SaturdayOct 24 $4,449 Small Group
Single Supplement $1,390

 

Save 10% per person on coach land tour prices if you are 8 & under 18 and traveling with at least one full fare paying passenger. Airfare is available from many cities. Just ask.


Cancellation Penalties: Airfare up to 100%; Land: Penalties per person apply: 70 days or longer: Forfeiture of deposit 69 - 46 days: 35% per person 45 - 8 days: 45% per person 7 - 1 days: 60% per person, On day of departure: 100% per person Travel Insurance

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