Breathtaking, lush landscapes combined with vibrant cities and historic attractions—all of this and more await you on this Irish Discovery tour, including Northern Ireland. Starting and ending in Dublin, explore Ireland in depth and hear exciting stories of its rich history, legends, and myths. On an Ireland tour, you expect to see amazing scenery, and this tour does not disappoint. See the 668-foot Cliffs of Moher on Ireland’s west coast, offering breathtaking views of rugged cliffs dropping into the ocean. Join the Ring of Kerry, a 100-mile drive with sparkling seascapes and mountains dotted with brightly colored farmhouses. In Northern Ireland, visit awe-inspiring Giant’s Causeway, basalt columns formed millions of years ago by volcanic eruptions. On the amazingly green Dingle Peninsula—perched on Ireland’s westernmost tip and dominated by the range of mountains—enjoy one of Europe’s most dramatic drives passing seaside villages, ancient monuments, and views of the Blasket Islands. On your guided Ireland tour, you’ll also visit some of its vibrant cities—including Dublin, Belfast, and Galway—and charming towns, including Killarney. Stop in Adare, founded in medieval times and known today as one of Ireland’s friendliest and prettiest villages. In Waterford, enjoy a guided tour of the House of Waterford Crystal, where you’ll see the highly-skilled artisans at work in the production of this famous crystal. You’ll also see artisans at work on your visit to Ireland’s oldest handweaving mill at Avoca. In Northern Ireland, visit Derry, one of Ireland’s best-preserved fortified cities, and Downpatrick, burial place of Ireland’s Patron Saint. This value-minded tour through Ireland is a dream vacation!
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DUBLIN Orientation driveDOWNPATRICK See the burial place of St. PatrickBELFAST Visit Northern Ireland’s capitalGIANT’S CAUSEWAY See the amazing basalt columnsDERRY Visit the walled cityDONEGAL Visit the coastal townDRUMCLIFF Visit W.B. Yeats’ burial placeGALWAY Visit the port cityCLIFFS OF MOHER Savor the spectacular viewsADARE Admire the thatched cottagesDINGLE PENINSULA DRIVE See the Blasket IslandsKILLARNEY Visit the popular resort townRING OF KERRY Scenic peninsula driveBLARNEY Visit the famous village WATERFORD Guided tour of the House of Waterford CrystalAVOCA Visit the handweaving mill Guides:
Local Guide for visit to House of Waterford Crystal; professional Tour Director while touring Scenic Highlights:
Scenic Highlights: Boyne Valley, Mountains of Mourne, Northern Ireland’s Antrim Coast, Donegal Bay, The Burren, Ring of Kerry and Lakes of Killarney, Dingle Peninsula, Wicklow Mountains
The following UNESCO World Heritage Sites can be seen or visited on this vacation:
- Giant’s Causeway and Causeway Coast
Touring by private, first-class, air-conditioned motorcoach with free Wi-Fi
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