Classic: Highlights of Ireland (EQHI)
Trip Style: Classic - Designed for maximum variety, these trips are geared towards travellers searching for a healthy mix of active exploration, uncommon landscapes, amazing wildlife and local cultures.
Service Level: Standard
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: Max 16, avg 12
Meals Included: 8 breakfasts
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Drink a pint and listen to traditional music in a local pub, visit the sites along the Ring of Kerry, walk some of the Wild Atlantic Way to the Cliffs of Moher, explore the cities of Dublin and Cork.
We're all a little bit Irish come March 17th, but if you're in the market for something more meaningful than a pint of green beer, hop aboard this delightful nine-day adventure to the Emerald Isle. Cliffs of Moher, Ring of Kerry, traditional music in a local pub... seriously, it doesn't get much more quintessentially Irish than this. We mix the essential sites and time in the villages to really round out the experience. Even if Ireland isn't the Old Country for you, this trip will make you feel as though you're back home.
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- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 6/30/2018
- 9 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Dublin||Day 1 Dublin|
We recommend arriving a day or two early to fully explore this lively city. There are no planned activities until an evening welcome meeting. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Dublin||Day 2 Dublin (1B)|
Walk along the riverside, or marvel at the citys medieval castles and cathedrals. Dont tire yourself out too much - youll want to get out later tonight and experience the nightlife that the Temple Bar area is known for.
|Day 3||Galway City||Day 3 Dublin/Galway City (1B)|
Travel to Irelands west coast to Galway. Set off on a guided walking tour before enjoying a free afternoon to explore the citys colourful streets and bohemian atmosphere. Included Activities: Galway Walking Tour Transport: Private Vehicle (2.50 hour(s), 210km)
|Day 4||Galway City||Day 4 Galway City (1B)|
Spend a few hours following the Wild Atlantic Way trail from Doolin to the Cliffs of Moher. Stroll leisurely along the path, soaking in the views. Opt for a picnic along the way. Included Activities: Cliffs of Moher Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (1.50-2.00 hours, 76km) Private Vehicle (1.50-2.00 hours)
|Day 5||Killarney||Day 5 Galway City/Killarney (1B)|
Continue on to Killarney with free time to enjoy the town or explore the nearby national park. Transport: Private Vehicle (2.50-3.00 hours, 208km)
|Day 6||Killarney||Day 6 Killarney (1B)|
Enjoy a day trip to experience some sights along the famous Ring of Kerry. Return to Killarney for another night in town. Included Activities: Ring of Kerry Day Trip
|Day 7||Cork||Day 7 Killarney/Cork (1B)|
Cork is known for its many universities, theatres, art schools and general diversity and culture. With many immigrants settling in the inviting city, its easy to find different types of foods, shops and caFes lining the streets. Make some time to hit up a traditional pub, listen to some music and drink a pint or two - Murphys Irish Stout hails from Cork. Included Activities: Orientation Walk Transport: Private Vehicle (1.50-2.00 hours, 90km)
|Day 8||Cork||Day 8 Cork (1B)|
Enjoy a final night out on the town with the group and raise a pint to this beautiful island!
|Day 9||Dublin||Day 9 Cork/Dublin (1B)|
Depart Cork after breakfast and return to Dublin. Trip will end upon arrival at a centrally located Dublin hotel where your CEO can help assist with onwards travel arrangements. Additional Notes: This tour will end upon arrival in Dublin at approximately 5pm. We suggest booking any onward travel after 7pm. Included Activities: Departure Day Transport: Private Vehicle (3.00-3.50 hours, 263km)
Local Flights: N/A
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Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered.
Additionally, any travel times listed are approximations only and subject to vary due to local circumstances.