The tour starts at $3,398 from New York departing on September 18, 2018.
- All Inclusive Pricing
- Breakfast and Dinner Daily
- Deluxe A/C Motor Coaches
- Entrance and Program Fees
- First Class Hotels
- Fuel Surcharges and Gov't Taxes
- Guided Tours
- International Airfare from NY
Day 1 Depart USA
Day 2 Arrive in Dublin
Day 3 Downpatrick and Armagh
Day 4 Sligo and Knock
Day 5 Croagh Patrick and Kylemore Abbey
Day 6 Cliffs of Moher, Bunratty Castle
Day 7 Clonmacnoise
Day 8 Glendalough and Dublin
Day 9 Return to the USA or continue on the Southern Ireland Extension.
Enhance Your Journey
Southern Ireland Post Tour $1148
Sept. 26 – Rock of Cashel and Blarney Castle
See the Rock of Cashel, the traditional seat of Irish kings. Here, St. Patrick is thought to have converted the King of Munster. The present ruins are from structures built in the 12th and 13th centuries, during the Norman era. Travel to Cork to visit Blarney Castle and Blarney Woolen Mills Shop. At the Blarney Castle you will see the fabled Blarney Stone. Legend says that those who kiss the stone acquire the gift of eloquence. Check in for dinner and overnight in Kinsale.
Sept. 27 – Cobh and Kinsale
In Cobh, you will visit the Heritage Center. From this port, between 1845 and 1860, 2.5 million people sailed to America. If you had a ancestor who came from Ireland to America, chances are they departed from this very place. Walk the streets of the city to see memorials to the Lusitania and Titanic. Enjoy the afternoon in the port city of Kinsale. Walk the restored 17th Century Charles Fort. Stop at the courthouse used for the inquiry over the sinking of the Lusitania in 1915. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Sept. 28 – Ring of Kerry and Muckross House
Delight in some of Ireland's most spectacular scenery as you travel around the Ring of Kerry. Stop around lunchtime in Waterville. Charlie Chaplin brought his family here in the summers. This afternoon you'll visit the 19th century Muckross House. Enjoy this magnificent Victorian mansion that is considered one of Ireland’s leading stately homes. Experience the elegance of the day when you see the elegantly furnished rooms. Downstairs, however, reveals the working conditions of the servants employed in the house. Check into your hotel in Killarney for dinner and overnight.
Sept. 29– Killarney National Park and Adare
Today you will travel and hike in portions of Killarney National Park. Stop to walk the beautiful streets of thatch roofed homes in Adare. Check into your Shannon area hotel for dinner and overnight.
Sept. 30– Return to USA
Guests taking an extension may be on a different flight than their group and/or traveling companion.