Enjoy a leisurely three week tour of Britain and Ireland. Plenty of time to write your own British travel journal. Start in London, visit England and Scotland, and Ireland north and south. Stay at a typical Irish hotel, the Galway Bay Hotel, overlooking in the sea. See Irish dancing at Taylor’s Three Rock. Pub. We can even arrange extra nights for you in London before the tour begins. We are a British travel agency and Ireland experts, located in New York.
Day 13: CONNEMARA & “THE QUIET MAN”
Take a drive through the stunning scenery of Connemara. In Cong take a short walking tour to see locations from the film “The Quiet Man.” Enjoy lunch at Eddies of Clonbur before travelling back to Galway via Maam Cross. The afternoon is free to explore Galway and dine at your leisure.
Day 14: CLIFFS OF MOHER & KILLARNEY
Drive through the Burren to view the majestic Cliffs of Moher, soaring 700 feet above the Atlantic, and cross the River Shannon Estuary by ferry. Stop at J B Keane’s Pub in Listowel for a drink with your group before heading to Killarney.
Day 15: SHORT RING OF KERRY & SHEEPDOGS
Tour the gracious 19th century Muckross House beside tranquil Muckross Lake. Journey along part of the scenic Ring of Kerry route, stopping at a local farm to watch trained dogs herding sheep. Head to Kenmare for lunch and to browse around. Return to Killarney for a free evening.
Day 16: BLARNEY CASTLE & WATERFORD
Travel to Blarney Castle to kiss the famous “Stone of Eloquence” or stroll the gardens. Shop at the Blarney Woollen Mills before heading to Cobh to visit the Titanic Experience. Continue to Waterford and after dinner take a walking tour.
Day 17: WATERFORD CRYSTAL & TAYLORS THREE ROCK
Tour the famous House of Waterford Crystal to watch crystal masterpieces being created. Tour the Dunbrody Famine Ship, a replica of one used during the 1840s Famine. In Dublin, enjoy dinner and entertainment at Taylors Three Rock Pub.
Day 18: DUBLIN & BOOK OF KELLS
Tour central Dublin to see the main sights. Take a guided walking tour through Trinity College campus and view the priceless Book of Kells. Your afternoon and evening are free.
Day 19: TOUR ENDS IN DUBLIN
Your tour ends after breakfast.
(B)B=Breakfast, CB=Continental Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner
Hotels: Superior First Class
Park Plaza London Waterloo London (2 nights)
York Marriott York (1 night)
Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square Edinburgh (2 nights)
Columba Hotel Inverness (1 night)
Perle Oban HotelOban (2 nights)
Europa Hotel Belfast (1 night)
Everglades Hotel Derry (2 nights)
Galway Bay Hotel Galway (2 nights)
Killarney Plaza Hotel Killarney (2 nights)
Dooley's Hotel Waterford (1 night)
Radisson Blu St Helen's Hotel -Dublin (2 nights)
Sightseeing by luxury coach
Professional tour director
18 nights in hotels listed
Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1
12 dinners (D) including
- Scottish Evening in Edinburgh
- Taylor’s Three Rock Pub dinner/show
- 10 table d'hote dinners
1 lunch (L)
Welcome get-together drink
Tours of London, Edinburgh, Belfast and Dublin
London open-top bus tour with Tower of London or Kensington Palace visit
Walking tours of York, St Andrews, Derry, Galway,Waterford and Trinity College
Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 05 to 19 departures
Loch Ness scenic cruise
Oban Distillery whisky tasting and tour
Round trip ferry transportation to Isle of Mull, from Britain to Ireland and across River Shannon
Irish coffee on Inishowen Peninsula
“The Quiet Man” walking tour of Cong
Tea & scones at J B Keane’s Pub in Listowel
Sheepdog trials on Ring of Kerry
Visits and admissions to St Paul’s Cathedral, Shakespeare’s Birthplace, York Minster, Edinburgh Castle, St Andrews Cathedral, Duart Castle, Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Giant’s Causeway, Donegal Castle,W. B. Yeats’ Grave, Knock Shrine, Cliffs of Moher, Muckross House, Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills, Titanic Experience, House of Waterford Crystal, Dunbrody Famine Ship and Book of Kells at Trinity College
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
|19 days London to Dublin|
|Fri Apr 27, 2018||Tue May 15, 2018||US$5620||Guaranteed Small Group|
|Fri May 11, 2018||Tue May 29, 2018||US$5090||Guaranteed|
|Fri Jun 08 2018||Tue Jun 26, 2018||US$5090||Guaranteed|
|Fri Jun 22, 2018||Tue Jul 10, 2018||US$5620||Guaranteed Small Group|
|Fri Jul 06 2018||Tue Jul 24, 2018||US$5620||Guaranteed Small Group|
|Fri Aug 03 2018||Tue Aug 21, 2018||US$5970||Tattoo/Guaranteed Small Group|
|Fri Aug 10, 2018||Tue Aug 28, 2018||US$5970||Tattoo/Guaranteed Small Group|
|Fri Aug 17, 2018||Tue Sep 04 2018||US$5970||Tattoo/Guaranteed Small Group|
|Fri Sep 07 2018||Tue Sep 25, 2018||US$5090||Guaranteed|
|Fri Sep 14, 2018||Tue Oct 02 2018||US$5620||Guaranteed Small Group|
|Fri Oct 05 2018||Tue Oct 23, 2018||US$5440||Guaranteed Small Group|
|Fri Oct 12, 2018||Tue Oct 30, 2018||US$4700|
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