Experience Ireland in all its vibrant shades as you travel from the lively city of Dublin to the untamed natural beauty of Northern Ireland. Explore Dublin with a local guide. Kiss the Blarney Stone at historic Blarney Castle. See Killarney National Park on a boat ride. Experience the world-famous beauty of the Ring of Kerry. Marvel at the stunning 700-foot Cliffs of Moher. Enjoy tea and scones on a traditional family farm. Tour the walled city of Derry. Stand on the awe-inspiring Giant's Causeway. Uncover the legend of the Titanic at Belfast's famed Titanic Experience. From breathtaking nature and stunning coasts to a captivating culture and friendly locals - this is Ireland.

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Tour Operator
Collette
Offer
Offer valid through 3/31/2024
Duration
13 Days
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1DublinSet out on an amazing Irish adventure that tells the complete story of the shades of Ireland.
Day 2DublinGet a taste of old Dublin. Tonight, you and your fellow travelers revel in a traditional Irish evening, including regional cuisine.
Day 3DublinToday, it's your choice! Choose to ride with a local guide to see St. Patrick's Cathedral, O'Connell Street, the National Gallery, and the historic Phoenix Park -OR- choose a walking tour of the city's historic center, exploring St. Stephen's Green, Grafton Street, and the General Post Office. Either way, what follows is an afternoon to discover Dublin's charms on your own. Later, you may join an optional tour to the Guinness Storehouse, followed by dinner at a contemporary restaurant showcasing Irish cuisine.
Day 4DublinStep back in time and begin the day in the medieval splendor of 12th century Kilkenny on the River Nore. Then, in Waterford, embark on a leisurely paced walking tour of Ireland's oldest city. It's your choice! Tour the Waterford Crystal factory and learn how exquisite crystal has been made for centuries -OR- visit the Medieval Museum for a guided tour and a glass of wine in the 15th-century Mayor's Wine Vault.
Day 5WaterfordThe legend goes that those who kiss the Blarney Stone gain the gift of eloquence - give it a try if you wish at historic Blarney Castle. Cross into County Kerry and continue on to charming Killarney, where you will board a traditional boat* and sail through breathtaking lakes in the company of an expert boatman. This evening, enjoy dinner at a local restaurant.
Day 6KillarneyTake in the rugged coastline as you loop your way around the picturesque Ring of Kerry, past pristine beaches, quaint villages, and majestic landscapes. At the Gap of Dunloe, shop for local artisan-made crafts. The night is free for reminiscing about the day as you find your own authentic taste of Irish culture.
Day 7KillarneyBid Killarney farewell and travel across the lovely Shannon River into County Clare. Visit the Cliffs of Moher, one of Ireland's most iconic sites. Walk along the rambling edge, soaking up unparalleled views and snapping incredible photos. Complete your day at the historic Old Ground Hotel in the heart of Ennis Town. This evening you may join an optional medieval banquet dinner, hosted in a castle.
Day 8EnnisExperience the daily life of a traditional Irish family during a memorable farm visit. Then continue on to Galway for a brief tour that showcases "The City of Tribes." Your day ends in the northwest reaches of Eire.
Day 9EnniskillenTake in the rugged, natural beauty of County Donegal. Stop in Donegal Town and stroll the town square, enjoying its quaint craft and woolen shops. Next, travel to Derry, known for its turbulent political history. This afternoon, a local guide leads a walk through the old city, including the Craft Village, a charming 19th century Georgian square in the heart of the walled city. Tonight, it's Diner's Choice. choose your included dinner from a "menu" of Derry's great restaurants.
Day 10DerryThis morning, journey to the Inishowen Peninsula and Malin Head. Take in breathtaking scenery as you explore Ireland's northernmost point. Return to Derry and enjoy an afternoon at leisure. Tonight, you may join an optional tour to discover the culture of Derry through storytelling, music and song, with dinner at a restaurant serving pub style food.
Day 11DerrySee the most famous natural site in Northern Ireland as you visit the magnificent Giant's Causeway. Formed by volcanic activity millions of years ago, the causeway resembles a cobble road leading into the sea. Then lose yourself in the natural beauty of Northern Ireland as you explore the scenic back roads of the Glens of Antrim to Belfast. Top your day off with a visit to a whiskey distillery and learn the process of making this national tipple. Here you can taste whiskey and enjoy dinner.
Day 12BelfastBegin the day with a guided tour of Belfast, the capital of Northern Ireland, and hear of the struggles in this great city's history as you pass through the different neighborhoods. See "Samson" and "Goliath," the cranes at the shipyard that built the Titanic, before touring the "Titanic Experience," Northern Ireland's most visited attraction. This afternoon is yours to explore Belfast further, as your Irish adventure comes to a close.
Day 13BelfastYour tour ends in Belfast.
Dates/Pricing

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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
06/02/2024$4,199.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
06/07/2024$4,199.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
06/14/2024$4,199.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
06/28/2024$4,199.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
06/30/2024$4,199.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
07/05/2024$4,199.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
07/12/2024$4,199.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
07/19/2024$4,199.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
08/02/2024$4,199.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
08/09/2024$4,199.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
08/16/2024$4,199.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
09/01/2024$4,199.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
09/06/2024$4,199.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
09/13/2024$4,199.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
09/29/2024$3,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
10/11/2024$3,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
10/25/2024$3,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
11/01/2024$3,199.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
03/14/2025$3,699.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
03/21/2025$3,699.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
03/28/2025$3,699.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
04/04/2025$3,799.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
04/11/2025$3,799.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
04/18/2025$3,799.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
04/25/2025$3,799.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
04/27/2025$3,799.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
05/02/2025$3,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
05/09/2025$3,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
05/11/2025$3,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
05/16/2025$3,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
05/18/2025$3,999.00* (USD) / Land OnlyQuote
Lodging
Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge - Dublin, Ireland
Granville Hotel - Waterford, Ireland
The Heights Hotel - Killarney,
Old Ground Hotel - Ennis, Ireland
Manor House Country Hotel - Enniskillen, Northern Ireland UK
The Ebrington - Derry, Northern Ireland UK
Europa Hotel - Belfast, Northern Ireland UK
Disclaimer
* NOTE: Tour prices are land only rates based on per person, double occupancy. Some dates may feature various changes in hotels, sightseeing and inclusions. Please confirm your specific itinerary at the time of booking. Government taxes and fees are additional. Land rates are guaranteed at time of deposit. Certain taxes and fees are to be paid upon exiting the country in local currencies.
Airfare is additional and is available through Collette Vacations.

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  • Shades of Ireland

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    Experience Ireland in all its vibrant shades as you travel from the lively city of Dublin to the untamed natural beauty of Northern Ireland. Explore Dublin with a local guide. Kiss the Blarney Stone at historic Blarney Castle.

 
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