2020 - Self Drive Elegant Ireland

10 Days/9 Nights

Tour Highlights

Optional Suggested Authentic Local Experiences:

  • Discover the rich history of Dublin's Trinity College on a walking tour.
  • Immerse yourself in country life as you watch a farmer work with highly skilled dogs to herd sheep and sit down to tea or coffee with some home baking.

    Optional Authentic Local Experiences

  • Dingle Peninsula
  • Book of Kells
  • Charles Fort
  • Cliffs of Moher
  • Clonmacnoise Monastic Site
  • Foynes Flying Boat & Maritime Museum
  • Kylemore Abbey
  • Timoleague Franciscan Friary

    Hotels:

  • Radisson Blu St. Helen's Hotel - Dublin (1)
  • Salthill Hotel - Galway (2)
  • Old Ground Hotel - Ennis (1)
  • Aghadoe Heights Hotel - Killarney (2)
  • Maritime Hotel - Bantry, County Cork (2)
  • Dunboyne Castle Hotel - Co. Meath (1)
  • Call (337) 234-4100 for more information or to book today! Mention code 14565391

    Tour Operator
    CIE Tours
    Offer
    Offer valid through 12/31/2019
    Duration
    10 Days
    Escorted
    Escorted - Yes
    DayDestinationDescription
    Day 1DublinVACATION STARTS IN DUBLIN : Arrive at Dublin Airport and continue into the city. Your day is free to explore independently. Use your prepaid vouchers for an open-top bus tour of central Dublin or visit one of Dublin's prime attractions such as Guinness Storehouse, Teeling Distillery, Epic Ireland or General Post Office Museum.
    Day 2GalwayCLONMACNOISE MONASTIC SITE & GALWAY : Take a taxi with your included voucher to pick up your car. Journey across the rolling pastures to visit Clonmacnoise, a monastic settlement founded in 544 AD and set on the banks of the River Shannon. Take a walking tour of Galway with a local guide. See the Claddagh, once a fishing village, where the famous ring originated.
    (B)
    Day 3GalwayLOUGH CORRIB CRUISE & CONNEMARA : Embark for a cruise on Lough Corrib to enjoy the scenery and sip an Irish coffee while enjoying an Irish dancing demonstration. Drive through scenic Connemara. At Kylemore Abbey, visit elegant rooms and the charming lakeside church. Enjoy lunch and more views of Connemara before returning to Galway where the evening is free to explore
    (B)
    Day 4EnnisCLIFFS OF MOHER & ENNIS : Watch trained dogs herd sheep and enjoy tea and homemade scones. Travel through the Burren to view the Cliffs of Moher. Enjoy a walking tour of Ennis, dating back to the 11th century, with narrow streets and quaint shops.
    (B)
    Day 5KillarneyFOYNES FLYING BOAT & MARITIME MUSEUM & KILLARNEY : Cross the River Shannon Estuary on a short ferry and drive along the shore to Foynes to visit the Foynes Flying Boat & Maritime Museum. Stop in Listowel to explore and lunch on your own before heading to picturesque Killarney.
    (B)
    Day 6KillarneyDINGLE PENINSULA & GALLARUS ORATORY : Explore the scenic Dingle Peninsula for views of heathery mountains, sandy beaches, and rocky headlands. Visit Gallarus Oratory, a stone chapel that was also a shelter for pilgrims. Stop in Dingle to explore and have lunch on your own. Return to your hotel in Killarney
    (B)
    Day 7CorkKILLARNEY'S JAUNTING CAR & CORK COASTLINE : Take a traditional horse-drawn jaunting car ride through Killarney National Park and along the shores of Lough Leane. Stop at Ross Castle and Kenmare Estate to admire the unspoiled scenery. Drive to Kenmare to have lunch and explore on your own. Continue along the County Cork coast and through Bantry and Skibbereen before arriving in Rosscarbery
    (B)
    Day 8CorkCharles Fort & Historic Kinsale : Travel along the West Cork coast to view Timoleague Franciscan Friary, founded in 1240, with picturesque ruins of the church and living quarters. Head to Kinsale, renowned since medieval times for seafaring trade. Join a local guide at the star-shaped Charles Fort before taking a gentle stroll through town.
    (B)
    Day 9Meath BLARNEY STONE & DUNBOYNE CASTLE : Visit Blarney Castle to kiss the famous "Stone of Eloquence" or enjoy a stroll through the castle grounds. Shop for quality Irish-made products at the Blarney Woollen Mills. Arrive at your luxurious castle hotel near Dublin.
    (B)
    Day 10DunboyneTOUR ENDS AT DUNBOYNE CASTLE : Your program ends after breakfast.
    (B)

    B: Breakfast

    Dates/Pricing

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    DateDescriptionPrice FromQuote
    April 19, 202010 Days from Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$1,687.00* (USD)Quote
    May 03, 202010 Days from Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,111.00* (USD)Quote
    May 17, 202010 Days from Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,111.00* (USD)Quote
    June 14, 202010 Days from Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,193.00* (USD)Quote
    July 12, 202010 Days from Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,352.00* (USD)Quote
    August 23, 202010 Days from Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,074.00* (USD)Quote
    September 06, 202010 Days from Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,250.00* (USD)Quote
    September 13, 202010 Days from Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,250.00* (USD)Quote
    September 20, 202010 Days from Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,250.00* (USD)Quote
    October 04, 202010 Days from Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$1,878.00* (USD)Quote
    October 18, 202010 Days from Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$1,878.00* (USD)Quote
    Lodging
    Radisson Blu St. Helen's Hotel - Dublin (1)
    Salthill Hotel - Galway (2)
    Old Ground Hotel - Ennis (1)
    Aghadoe Heights Hotel - Killarney (2)
    Maritime Hotel - Bantry, County Cork (2)
    Dunboyne Castle Hotel - Co. Meath (1)

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