Save 15% off Irish Classic Tour with CIE Tours

    Classic Guided Tour | Dublin to Dublin | 13-Days | Offer expires December 23, 2020

    Save 15% off Irish Classic Tour

    Price: $3,307 CAD per person

    (based on double occupancy)

    Savings: Average savings of up to $1,167 per couple
    Deposit: Discounted deposit as low as $99 CAD!

    Photo: Picturesque Westport, Ireland

    Vacation highlights:

    • Sip a creamy Irish coffee as you enjoy a music session at the Marine Bar in Dungarvan
    • Discover the colourful histories of Belfast, Derry, Westport and Waterford on walking tours with local guides

    Plan your 2021 holiday with confidence to Ireland! Save 15% on the Irish Classic Guided Tour or Classic Itinerary with Private Driver. No hidden extras or upselling on tour!

    Photo: Map of Classic Irish Tour Itinerary

    Irish Classic Tour Itinerary:

    Day 1: Arrival & Dublin Castle

    Tour begins at 2:00 PM at your Dublin hotel. Take a panoramic tour of Dublin, seeing sights such as elegant Georgian townhouses, St. Stephen's Green and the River Liffey. Visit Dublin Castle, the seat of power and government in Ireland for many centuries. Take a guided tour through the castle and see the State Apartments, used today for official functions and presidential inaugurations. Enjoy a welcome drink with your group before dining independently.

    Day 2: Down Cathedral, St. Patrick's Centre, Crumlin Road Gaol

    Visit Down Cathedral where St. Patrick's historical burial site is marked by a huge boulder. Immerse yourself in his work, life, and times in the nearby St. Patrick Centre. Explore Crumlin Road Gaol and see what prison life was like through the ages. Head to central Belfast for some time to relax before dinner at your hotel.

    Day 3: Titanic Belfast & Walking Tour

    Tour central Belfast to see Victorian buildings, the imposing City Hall in Donegall Square, and the shipyards where RMS Titanic was built in 1912. Visit Titanic Belfast to learn about the ill-fated liner, which was built in the city. In the afternoon, join a local guide for a walking tour of Belfast before some free time.

    Day 4: Giant's Causeway, Derry Walk & Walled City Brewery

    Drive north along the Nine Glens of Antrim for views of mountains, valleys, and coastline. This scenic region is one of the locations for “Game of Thrones.” Stop for photos at the ruins of Dunluce Castle. Explore the Giant's Causeway, enormous hexagonal columns formed by volcanic activity 60 million years ago. In Derry join a local guide for a short walking tour around the defensive walls that encircle the compact old city. Then visit the Walled City Brewery, an award-winning CIE Tours Exclusive venue, for dinner and a flight of their craft beers.

    Day 5: Donegal Castle & Westport

    Travel through the rugged countryside of Donegal, renowned for heathery hills, sheep and the many tweeds made from their wool. Visit Triona Design, a CIE Tours preferred shopping partner and enjoy a demonstration of hand weaving. Continue on towards County Mayo where you will take a walking tour of historic Westport with a local guide before dinner at your hotel this evening.

    Day 6: Sheep Herding & Westport House

    Enjoy views of the pilgrimage mountain of Croagh Patrick and stop in the beautiful town of Leenane. Head to a local farm to watch skilled dogs herd sheep. View Killary Harbour, Ireland's only fjord. Enjoy a drink before taking a guided tour of Westport House, an 18th-century home complete with its original contents including portraits, furniture, silver, and porcelain. Spend the rest of the afternoon and evening enjoying the lively town of Westport at your leisure.

    Day 7: Galway & Cliffs of Moher

    Travel to Galway for some free time to explore the city. Head out to visit the majestic Cliffs of Moher, which soar 700 feet above the Atlantic. Enjoy an evening at a medieval-style banquet in an authentic Irish castle.

    Day 8: John B. Keane's Pub & Dingle Peninsula

    Travel along the River Shannon into County Kerry. In Listowel, sample tea and scones in the family pub of the late, famed playwright John B Keane. Journey along the Dingle Peninsula to Slea Head for glorious scenic views of hills and coastline. Stop in Dingle for some free time before heading to Killarney and dinner in your hotel.

    Day 9: Killarney's Lakes & Jaunting Car Ride

    Enjoy a scenic, traditional horse-drawn jaunting car ride to Ross Castle and the Kenmare Estate. Visit CIE Tours preferred shopping partner, Moriarty's in the Gap of Dunloe. Travel along part of the Ring of Kerry to see the spectacular mountain scenery at Moll's Gap and at Ladies View. Stop off in Kenmare for lunch and free time. Return to Killarney where the evening is free for independent dining and perhaps a visit to a local pub with live music.

    Day 10: Blarney Castle & Waterford

    Visit Blarney Castle to climb the winding staircase and kiss the famed "Stone of Eloquence" or relax in the lovely gardens. Travel on to Dungarvan to enjoy an Irish coffee and traditional Irish music at the Marine Bar a CIE Tours Exclusive venue. Continue to Waterford where a local guide will lead a stroll around the historic old port city.

    Day 11: Waterford & Dunbrody's Famine Ship

    Witness the creation of crystal masterpieces at the House of Waterford Crystal, a CIE Tours preferred shopping partner. In New Ross explore Dunbrody Famine Ship which transported people to North America during the 1840's famine. This evening enjoy dinner and a show at Taylors Three Rock.

    Day 12: Dublin Sightseeing

    Enjoy your day in Dublin independently on the Hop-On, Hop-Off bus tour. Use your voucher to visit your choice of one of Dublin's top attractions: Guinness Storehouse, Teeling's Whiskey Distillery, EPIC THe Irish Emigration Museum or the GPO Museum. In the evening, dine at one of the many restaurants or pubs that Dublin has to offer.

    Day 13: Tour ends in Dublin

    Your tour ends after breakfast today.

    Photo: Visit the historic Blarney Castle

    Plan your Irish holiday in 2021 with confidence. Offer expires December 23, 2020!

    Terms And Conditions

    15% discount and $99 deposit valid on the land portion of new bookings reserved prior to 12/23/2020 on the following 2021 Guided Coach Tours and Classic Itineraries with Driver: Taste of Ireland, Best of Ireland South, Irish Classic and Taste of Scotland & Ireland. Use Code EARLY15C for these select itineraries. 10% discount and $99 deposit valid on the land portion of new bookings reserved before 12/23/2020 for all additional Guided Coach Tours and Classic Itineraries with Driver when using code EARLY2021C. For 10% discount on Private Driver vacations use code EARLY2021PDC. Land discounts do not apply to Evergreen tours, Military Tattoo departures, Custom Private Groups, and all self-drive options including Classic Itineraries Self Drive and Traveler's Choice. Discounts and $99 deposit are combinable with each and are also eligible for repeat guest incentive for verified past guests. Deposits are required within 5 days of making the reservation and are non-refundable. Modified early bird discount available for Group Travel and deposits for Custom Private Group and Custom Private Driver differ; contact your travel advisor for more information. Temporary changes to our standard terms and conditions regarding flexibility apply to all new 2021 bookings for Ireland & Britain. Notice of change in travel plans must be given more than 30 days prior to departure; standard cancellation penalties apply for cancellation without rebooking or changes made less than 30 days prior to departure. Bookings can be changed to a different destination or to another 2021 or 2022 departure date with no land penalty. Penalty waiver applies to the land portion of the booking only; airfares may be subject to penalties and/or change fees from the airline. If you choose a trip or departure that is more expensive than the original, you are responsible for the difference in price; if the trip or departure is less expensive than the original, a future travel credit will be issued for the difference in price. Does not apply to Traveler's Choice Self-Drive Vacations. Flexibility for Group & Custom Private Driver Travel vary; contact your travel advisor for details. Future travel credit has no cash value but is fully transferable. Offer dependent on space availability. May be withdrawn at any time.

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