2018 - 10 Day Irish & British Focus

4 Star Vacation - 9 Nights - 16 Meals

Highlights

Authentic Local Experiences:

  • Step into the past at Muckross Schoolhouse, where students brought sod to keep the fires burning. Enjoy a butter and bread making demonstration.
  • Sit down to a dinner of Welsh specialties followed by a lively show with singing, storytelling and traditional music.

    Trip Highlights:

  • Blarney Castle
  • Cardiff Castle
  • Cliffs of Moher
  • EPIC Ireland
  • Roman Baths & Pump Room
  • St. Patrick's Cathedral
  • Stonehenge
  • Tower of London

    Dining Experiences:

  • Six dinners including Taylors Three Rock Pub dinner and show, and a lively Welsh evening in Cardiff.

    Hotels:

  • Herbert Park Hotel
    Dublin (2 nights)
  • Hotel Meyrick
    Galway (1 night)
  • Killarney Towers Hotel
    Killarney (2 nights)
  • Fitzwilton Hotel
    Glasgow (1 night)
  • Radisson Blu Hotel - Cardiff
    Cardiff (1 night)
  • Mercure London Bridge Hotel
    London (2 nights)

    All CIE Guided Vacations Include:

  • All on-tour transportation including shuttles and ferries
  • Welcome get-together drink with your group
  • Free Wi-Fi on coaches so you can stay connected along the way
  • Deluxe documents wallet and backpack to keep you organized
  • All local taxes, hotel service charges & handling of one suitcase per person
  • Call (256) 413-0701 for more information or to book today! Mention code 13454086

    Tour Operator
    CIE Tours
    Offer
    Offer valid through 9/30/2017
    Duration
    10 Days
    Escorted
    Escorted - Yes
    DayDestinationDescription
    Day 1DublinDUBLIN ARRIVAL & EPIC IRELAND : Tour begins 2:00 PM, Dublin hotel. Head to EPIC Ireland for a guided tour. EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum is an interactive experience in Dublin's Docklands. It will inspire and guide you on a journey to discover the stories of Irish emigration around the world, from early times to the modern day. In the evening enjoy a welcome drink with your group before dining independently.
    Day 2DublinDUBLIN TOUR & TAYLOR'S THREE ROCK : Set out on a tour of central Dublin to see spacious Georgian squares and streets, landmark public buildings and graceful townhouses. Visit St. Patrick's Cathedral with its monuments celebrating the lives of prominent people and events. The afternoon is free for independent activities. In the evening head to Taylor's Three Rock Pub for dinner followed by a show with Irish music and dance.
    (B, D)
    Day 3GalwayCLONMACNOISE MONASTIC SITE & GALWAY WALKING TOUR : Journey across the rolling pastures of Ireland's heartland to visit Clonmacnoise. This monastic settlement was founded in 545 AD by St. Ciaran and is set on the banks of the mighty River Shannon. Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere as you cruise on Lough Corrib (Mar 29-Oct 30) enjoying unsurpassed views as you pass castles and various sites. Enjoy free time before dinner to browse the fun specialty stores, caf├ęs and pubs.
    (B, D)
    Day 4KillarneyCLIFFS OF MOHER & KILLARNEY : Stop at Rathbaun Farm to watch a farmer demonstrate how his trained dogs herd mountain sheep and then sit down to tea or coffee with some home baking. Travel through the Burren to view the Cliffs of Moher, soaring 700 feet before plunging into the Atlantic Ocean. Take a ferry across the River Shannon Estuary and head to Killarney.
    (B, D)
    Day 5KillarneyJAUNTING CAR & RING OF KERRY : Take a jaunting car ride through part of the Killarney National Park to admire scenic views of Killarney's lakes and mountains. Visit Muckross Schoolhouse for a taste of traditional Irish country life as you watch butter churning and bread making. Visit the town of Kenmare for a look around and a casual lunch. Travel along part of the Ring of Kerry route to view spectacular mountain scenery at Moll's Gap and at Ladies' View. Enjoy a free evening back in Killarney.
    (B, L)
    Day 6GlasgowBLARNEY CASTLE & WATERFORD : Visit Blarney Castle to kiss the famous "Stone of Eloquence" or stroll the lovely grounds. Treat yourself to Irish-made goods at Blarney Woollen Mills and then travel along the coast to Waterford. Witness the creation of crystal masterpieces at the House of Waterford Crystal. After dinner, take a gentle walking tour of Waterford with a local guide to learn about the region's history.
    (B, D)
    Day 7CardiffSOUTH WALES & CARDIFF : Embark on a ferry from Rosslare to Pembroke Dock in South Wales. Journey through the gentle, green countryside to Cardiff, the capital of Wales. Tour Cardiff Castle, developed in Roman times and transformed into an elaborate Gothic-style residence in the 19th century. A fun Welsh evening with dinner and entertainment will round out your day.
    (B, D)
    Day 8LondonROMAN BATHS & STONEHENGE : Visit Bath, popular for its natural hot springs with the Romans 2,000 years ago and again in the 18th century. Tour the Roman Baths and Pump Room, well preserved after two millennia and renowned for hot springs. Head to Salisbury Plain to view the prehistoric circle of vast monoliths at Stonehenge. Continue into London in time for dinner.
    (B, D)
    Day 9LondonLONDON TOUR & TOWER OF LONDON : Take a panoramic tour of central London to see famous landmarks including Piccadilly Circus with its statue of Eros, Nelson's Column flanked by huge lions in Trafalgar Square, Westminster Abbey, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament. Visit the mighty Tower of London to see the many fortresses, Beefeaters, ravens and the priceless Crown Jewels. The afternoon and evening are free for further exploring and dining.
    (B)
    Day 10Tour Ends in LondonTOUR ENDS IN LONDON : Your tour ends after breakfast.
    (B)

    B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner

    Dates/Pricing

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    DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
    04/21/2018$2,410.00* (USD) / 10 days Dublin to London : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    06/09/2018$2,675.00* (USD) / 10 days Dublin to London : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    06/16/2018$2,675.00* (USD) / 10 days Dublin to London : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    06/30/2018$2,675.00* (USD) / 10 days Dublin to London : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    07/28/2018$2,675.00* (USD) / 10 days Dublin to London : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    08/04/2018$2,675.00* (USD) / 10 days Dublin to London : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    08/11/2018$2,675.00* (USD) / 10 days Dublin to London : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    09/01/2018$2,675.00* (USD) / 10 days Dublin to London : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    09/08/2018$2,675.00* (USD) / 10 days Dublin to London : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    09/15/2018$2,675.00* (USD) / 10 days Dublin to London : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    09/29/2018$2,415.00* (USD) / 10 days Dublin to London : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    10/06/2018$2,415.00* (USD) / 10 days Dublin to London : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    Lodging
    Herbert Park Hotel, Dublin (2 nights)
    Hotel Meyrick, Galway (1 night)
    Killarney Towers Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)
    Fitzwilton Hotel, Glasgow (1 night)
    Radisson Blu Hotel - Cardiff, Cardiff (1 night)
    Mercure London Bridge Hotel, London (2 nights)
    Disclaimer

    Single room supplement: $730

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      HighlightsAuthentic Local Experiences: Step into the past at Muckross Schoolhouse, where students brought sod to keep the fires burning. Enjoy a butter and bread making demonstration.

     
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