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Essence of Ireland
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7 days
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Dublin
2nights
Irelandie
The Grafton Hotel
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The Grafton Hotel
The Grafton Hotel
4-star hotel
  |  IE, 8 Dawson Street, Dublin 2, Dublin, D02 N676
1 Standard Double Room Breakfast Included
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1 Standard Double Room Breakfast Included
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Evening
Guided Evening Bar Crawl
Guided Evening Bar Crawl
Morning
Walking Tour with Entrance to the Book of Kells
Walking Tour with Entrance to the Book of Kells
Afternoon
Guinness Storehouse Tour
Guinness Storehouse Tour
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Arrival Private Airport Transfer Sedan
Included
Departure Private City Transfer
Included
Rail
Dublin
3 h
Cork
Cork
2nights
Irelandie
The Imperial Hotel
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The Imperial Hotel
The Imperial Hotel
4-star hotel
  |  IE, 76 South Mall, Cork
1 Classic Double Room Breakfast Included
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1 Classic Double Room Breakfast Included
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Morning
Cobh & Cork Sightseeing
Cobh & Cork Sightseeing
Morning
Ring of Kerry Group Tour
Ring of Kerry Group Tour
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Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
Included
Departure transfer
Not included
Car
Cork
8 h
Galway
Galway
2nights
Irelandie
Galmont Hotel & Spa
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Galmont Hotel & Spa
Galmont Hotel & Spa
4-star hotel
  |  IE, Lough Atalia Rd, Galway, H91 CYN3, Ireland, Galway
1 Classic King Room Breakfast Included
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Half Day Private Walking Tour
Half Day Private Walking Tour
Bus Transfer to Dublin Airport
Bus Transfer to Dublin Airport
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Arrival transfer
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Departure transfer
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What’s included:
  • Accommodation at remarkable downtown hotels in Dublin, Cork and Galway;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Private airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Professional English speaking tour guide-drivers;
  • Regular class train ticket from Dublin to Cork;
  • Entrance tickets to: Trinity College Library & Cliffs of Moher Visitors Centre; 
  • All taxes and fees;
  • Support line during the trip.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

Note:

1. Hotels availability is subject to change. In case current hotels are booked out we will provide alternative hotels of an equal value for you.

2. We include 1 vehicle for your arrival and departure transfers. If multiple vehicles are required additional transfer costs will apply.

Stress-free Booking Book your journey without stress and at convenient pace. You can pay a deposit of 20% to book any tour in any major currency; the final balance will be due 90 days before start date. In event if you decide to change or postpone your trip, you can transfer your deposit to any other packages we offer. Cruise bookings and special offers may be subject to different booking terms.

Trip Assurance If you need our assistance during your trip, you can call our support line available from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. (CET) on weekdays and weekends.

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Price per person
7 days
Trip Type
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Essence of Ireland
Private tour
us$ USD
Dublin
2nights
Irelandie
Tip: Selecting hotel
Tip: Selecting hotel
By default, we include our most recommended hotel in the program, but you can explore more hotel options by clicking the "Change hotel" button above. To help you choose and to save you time, we have preselected the best hotels in every category based on location, quality of service, room sizes, and overall value for the money.
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The Grafton Hotel
The Grafton Hotel
1 Standard Double Room Breakfast Included
1 Room
2 Guests
2nights
Experiences
Schedule
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Included experiences
Guided Evening Bar Crawl
Guided Evening Bar Crawl
If you have a free evening in Dublin, spending it in a company of a local guide is an amazing opportunity to learn more about the life of this beautiful city. Together you enjoy a walk along the evening streets of the old town followed by a visit to 4 local bars. Sharing tables with the locals as it was in the old times and tasting the most traditional drinks and snacks surely enriches your experience in Dublin! *A drink & snack are included.
Walking Tour with Entrance to the Book of Kells
Walking Tour with Entrance to the Book of Kells
After a full Irish breakfast this morning, you meet your guide in the hotel lobby and carry on to a walking city tour of Dublin. During the sightseeing tour, you see many of Dublin’s icons while being guided to some hidden and wonderful spots that visitors most often miss. You see Dublin Castle, Christchurch Cathedral, the famous Ha’penny Bridge, the Georgian doors of Dublin and Trinity College Library where you explore the famous Book of Kells. After the 3-hour tour you either return to hotel or continue touring the city.
Guinness Storehouse Tour
Guinness Storehouse Tour
Enjoy a visit to the most popular Ireland's attraction - the remarkable Guinness Storehouse, located in the heart of the St. James's Gate Brewery. Your tour of the Storehouse begins at the bottom of the world's largest pint glass and as you make your way to the 7th floor you learn about the history and the making of Guinness through various interactive experiences.
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Arrival Private Airport Transfer Sedan
Included
Departure Private City Transfer
Included
Dublin
Rail3 h / not found
Cork
Cork
2nights
Irelandie
Tip: Selecting hotel
Tip: Selecting hotel
By default, we include our most recommended hotel in the program, but you can explore more hotel options by clicking the "Change hotel" button above. To help you choose and to save you time, we have preselected the best hotels in every category based on location, quality of service, room sizes, and overall value for the money.
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The Imperial Hotel
The Imperial Hotel
1 Classic Double Room Breakfast Included
1 Room
2 Guests
2nights
Experiences
Schedule
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Included experiences
Cobh & Cork Sightseeing
Cobh & Cork Sightseeing
Following breakfast you meet your guide and head for Cobh, a tourist seaport town on the south coast of County Cork. Within just 25 minutes of train trip from Cork you arrive to Cobh and start exploring the town that was known as Queenstown from 1849 until 1920. Your tour route covers the main attractions in the town center, including the cathedral church of the diocese of Cloyne, St Colman's, which is one of the tallest buildings in Ireland. You then continue to Cork and enjoy a walking tour with a professional local guide around the compact and charming 800 year old city. During the tour you stroll the streets of the 18th century Huguenot Quarter and admire the Burges’s magnificent French Neo-Gothic cathedral. Your local guide shares with you the unique history and culture of the city, as well as Corkonian wit and traditions. You also experience the sounds and scents and of the English Market regarded for its mid-19th century architecture. Here you have a chance to taste local specialities to explore the local culture from a new angle. Afterwards you return to your hotel and have evening at leisure.
Ring of Kerry Group Tour
Ring of Kerry Group Tour
Join a full day group tour to explore one of the most scenic drives in the world, the Ring of Kerry. During this day trip, you experience the wilderness of the peninsula with its rugged cliffs and golden beaches, small villages, and picturesque mountain ranges. You make the first stop in a charming town of Killarney, nestled in the valley beneath Irish highest mountains, proceeding to Killorglin and passing the stunning views along the Dingle Bay. Then you continue to the tiny village of Waterville, overlooking Ballinskelligs Bay, and next take a stop in the colorful village of Sneem. Afterward, you come to one of the most picturesque national parks in the world and the oldest one in Ireland, Killarney where you see the magnificent Lakes of Killarney and Black Valley as well as the striking Torc Waterfall. After the tour, you return back to Cork. Note: in the morning, you meet the guide at Bridge Street Tourist Office at 08:20 and return to Cork at 19:00. From November to February the tour is not available on Wednesdays and Thursdays.
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Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
Included
Departure transfer
Not included
Cork, Cork hotel
Car8 h / Private Transfer & Cliffs of Moher Tour
Galway, Galway hotel
Galway
2nights
Irelandie
Tip: Selecting hotel
Tip: Selecting hotel
By default, we include our most recommended hotel in the program, but you can explore more hotel options by clicking the "Change hotel" button above. To help you choose and to save you time, we have preselected the best hotels in every category based on location, quality of service, room sizes, and overall value for the money.
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Galmont Hotel & Spa
Galmont Hotel & Spa
1 Classic King Room Breakfast Included
1 Room
2 Guests
2nights
Experiences
Schedule
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Included experiences
Half Day Private Walking Tour
Half Day Private Walking Tour
Go on an exciting walking tour around Galway and its best sights. Your tour starts at the Eyre Square, where you learn the Occupy Wall Street movement and other important points of Galway history. Then you explore Brown's Doorway, John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaque and quincentennial Fountain. As you make your way through the Old Town of Galway, you also see Lynch's Castle, St Nicolas' Church and the beautiful Spanish Arch. After the tour you either return to your hotel or continue exploring city on your own.
Bus Transfer to Dublin Airport
Bus Transfer to Dublin Airport
You take a 2.5-hour bus directly to Dublin airport.
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Arrival transfer
Not included
Departure transfer
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