Northern Ireland

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Special Features

  • Highlights in Dublin include Phoenix Park, St. Patrick's Cathedral, and Trinity College
  • A walking tour in the bohemian city of Galway reveals brightly painted pubs, cafes and galleries
  • Drive via spectacular scenery to picture-perfect Donegal Castle built in the 15th century
  • Tour of the famed Belleek Pottery Factory; watch craftspeople decorate this world-famous china
  • View the preserved medieval city walls in Derry encircling the city with its four original gates
  • Admire spectacular Giant's Causeway with its hexagonal basalt columns that stretch into the sea
  • In Belfast, visit the Titanic Museum constructed in the dockyard where the ship was built


Total $1149.00 per person Land Package only
Total $2059.00 per person including air from Atlanta, GA.
 Air is available from other cities upon request.  Rates are based on  double occupancy.  Single Supplement would be $380.00 to have the hotel  room by yourself. 

Call Libby at 678-325-8351 to reserve your space.

Our 4Star Hotels will be:
2 nights Clayton Hotel Cardiff Lane, Dublin, Ireland
1 night The Galmont, Galway, Ireland
1 night Maldron Hotel Derry, Derry, United Kingdom  
2 nights Maldron Belfast City, Belfast, United Kingdom (BFS)  
1 night Cabra Castle, County Cavan, Ireland 

DAY 1, Thursday October 31, 2019 - Depart for Ireland Depart for Ireland
  DAY 2, Friday - Arrive in Dublin Arrive in Dublin, the energetic  capital of Ireland. Balance of the day is at leisure to relax, or  explore this friendly city on your own. Most flights arrive in the early  morning and your room may not be ready for you. In this case, leave  your luggage with the concierge and your Tour Manager will provide  suggestions for you to begin to explore the city on your own. Tonight, a  Welcome Drink with your fellow travelers and Tour Manager at  approximately 5 pm, followed by an orientation meeting on the upcoming  journey. Overnight: Dublin
DAY 3, Saturday - Dublin City Tour The  exploration of Dublin, immortalized by James Joyce, begins with a  panoramic drive through statue-lined O'Connell Street and past Phoenix  Park, the largest enclosed city park in Europe, home to the official  residence of the President. Continue to view Trinity College, home to  the Book of Kells and St. Stephen's Green, a Victorian public park.  Visit St. Patrick's Cathedral, the largest church in Ireland, dedicated  to Ireland's patron saint. The afternoon is at leisure, to visit Oscar  Wilde's childhood home or, perhaps visit the Guinness Storehouse, one of  Ireland's leading attractions Overnight: Dublin Meals: Breakfast
 DAY 4, Sunday - Sheepdog Demonstration, Galway Walking Tour Today,  depart Dublin and travel westward into the countryside to Rathbaun Farm,  a working sheep farm to watch a sheep herding demonstration. Later,  arrive in Galway, the home of the famous Claddagh ring. Embark on a  walking tour of the city, including the Spanish Arch, located on the  banks of river Corrib, believed to be an extension of Galway's medieval  city walls, and Eyre Square. Stroll along the cobbled streets of the  Latin Quarter and soak up the medieval atmosphere. Afterward, spend free  time on your own exploring this bohemian city Overnight: Galway Meals:  Breakfast
DAY 5, Monday - Belleek, Donegal Castle Drive through the  rugged verdant green countryside to Derry with its rich history and  compelling glimpses of Northern Ireland's past and present. En route,  stop to visit the famed Belleek Pottery Factory on the banks of the  River Erne, where traditional techniques have been passed down for  generations. At the Visitor's Centre, learn some of the secrets of these  magnificent porcelain creations, that have made Belleek an enduring  success story of Irish craftsmanship. On to County Donegal, a land of  unspoiled splendor. In the centre of town, visit Donegal Castle, built  in the 15th century by the O'Donnell chieftain. This picture-perfect  royal castle, is regarded as one of the finest Gaelic castles in  Ireland. Next, continue to Derry for dinner and  Overnight:  Derry Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
DAY 6, Tuesday - Derry Walking Tour,  Giant's Causeway Begin the day with a morning walking tour of the  artistic cultural hub of Derry. View St. Columb's Cathedral, the oldest  surviving building in Derry, dating back to 1633, the neo-Gothic  Guildhall with its beautiful stained glass windows and the  well-preserved medieval city walls with its four original gates that  completely encircle the old city center, protecting Derry throughout  centuries from foreign invaders. Afterward, drive along winding roads to  the spectacular Giant's Causeway. It's the only UNESCO World Heritage  site in Northern Ireland, where unusual hexagonal columns formed by 60  million years of volcanic activity stretch into the sea. Marvel at this  natural phenomenon! Continue to Belfast, the capital of Northern  Ireland, with its beautifully restored Victorian architecture and  European-style cafes Overnight: Belfast
Meals: Breakfast
DAY  7, Wednesday - Explore Belfast, Titanic Museum Today's exploration of  Belfast starts at the towering dome of the Edwardian City Hall, followed  by the university district. Stop in a neighborhood where buildings are  still scarred from "The Troubles" which ended with the 1998 Good Friday  Agreement. Visit the gleaming Titanic Belfast Museum constructed in the  actual dockyard where the doomed ship was built; its multimedia  presentation follows the history of Belfast and the creation of the  world's most famous ocean liner. Exhibits include a high-tech ride  through a recreation of the city's shipyards. View details of the  Titanic's construction, replicas of the passenger accommodations and old  film footage of the actual ship. The rest of the day is yours to  discover Belfast on your own Overnight: Belfast Meals: Breakfast
 DAY 8, Thursday - Return to Dublin This morning, depart Belfast and  return to the Dublin area. Spend time the rest of the day at leisure. In  the evening, enjoy an elegant Farewell Dinner at your castle hotel  Overnight: Dublin Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
DAY 9, Friday November 8, 2019 - Depart Ireland Transfer to the airport for your departure flight Meals: Breakfast

Call Libby at 678-325-8351 to reserve your space.