Tours


2018 - 9 Day The Irish Pub Tour
From $1,710.00 (USD)

HighlightsAuthentic Local Experiences: Enjoy an Irish coffee at the South Pole Inn where you'll learn about Tom Crean, an Irish explorer who bravely journeyed to the South Pole.
 
CIE Tours Arrow 2017/18 - Escorted Coach Tours: Ireland Arrow 2018 - 9 Day The Irish Pub Tour
2018 - 9 Day The Irish Pub Tour
3 & 4 Star Vacation - 8 Nights - 14 Meals

Highlights

Authentic Local Experiences:

  • Enjoy an Irish coffee at the South Pole Inn where you'll learn about Tom Crean, an Irish explorer who bravely journeyed to the South Pole.
  • Discover the rich history of Kilkenny's Medieval Mile as you explore with a local guide.

    Trip Highlights:

  • Ailwee Cave
  • Blarney Castle
  • Cliffs of Moher
  • Guinness Storehouse & a Pint
  • Smithwick's Experience
  • Teeling Distillery
  • Dingle Peninsula
  • Sheepdog Demonstration

    Dining Experiences:

  • Six dinners including Irish night Kate Kearney's Cottage, and 12th Century Brazen Head Pub folk dinner.

    Hotels:

  • Ballsbridge Hotel
    Dublin (1 night) for Saturday departure or
    Croke Park Hotel
    Dublin (1 night) for Wednesday departure Kilkenny Ormonde Hotel
    Kilkenny (1 night)
  • International Hotel
    Killarney (2 nights)
  • Armada Hotel
    Spanish Point (1 night)
  • Wyatt Hotel
    Westport (1 night)
  • Ashling Hotel
    Dublin (2 nights)

    All CIE Tours Include:

  • Full daily breakfast (except Day 1)
  • All on-tour transportation including shuttles and ferries
  • Welcome get-together drink with your group
  • Free Wi-Fi on coaches so you can stay connected along the way
  • Documents wallet and backpack to keep you organized
  • All local taxes, hotel service charges & handling of one suitcase per person
  • Call 8778961668 for more information or to book today! Mention code 13454046
    Tour OperatorCIE Tours
    OfferOffer valid through 9/30/2017
    Duration
    9 Days
    Escorted
    Escorted - Yes
    Itinerary
    DayDestinationDescription
    Day 1DublinDUBLIN TOUR & GUINNESS STOREHOUSE : Tour starts 2:00 pm, Dublin hotel. Set out on an introductory tour of central Dublin. Cross the River Liffey to drive along the wide O'Connell Street and view the General Post Office where the 1916 Uprising started. Visit the Guinness Storehouse to learn about Ireland's "black beer" and after pulling your own pint enjoy views of Dublin from the rooftop bar. Back at the hotel, enjoy a welcome drink with your group and then dine on your own at one of Dublin's many restaurants or pubs.
    Day 2KilkennyGLASNEVIN CEMETERY MUSEUM & MEDIEVAL KILKENNY WALK : Explore Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, Ireland's national necropolis, which is a who's who of modern Irish history. Head to Kilkenny for a walking tour through Kilkenny's Medieval Mile to view merchants' houses and historic pubs. Visit Smithwick's Experience for a tour and enjoy a sample. Spend some free time browsing the charming city before dinner.
    (B, D)
    Day 3KillarneyHOUSE OF WATERFORD CRYSTAL & BLARNEY : Head to the ancient port of Waterford to visit the House of Waterford Crystal. Witness the creation of crystal masterpieces during your visit. Visit Blarney Castle to kiss the famous "Stone of Eloquence" or explore the tranquil gardens. Treat yourself to quality Irish made goods at Blarney Woollen Mills. Pass through County Cork to Killarney where you'll have free time to explore some of the lively pubs.
    (B, D)
    Day 4KillarneyDINGLE PENINSULA & KATE KEARNEY'S COTTAGE DINNER : Head to the glorious Dingle Peninsula, made famous by two movies, "Ryan's Daughter" and "Far & Away," which showcased the wonderful scenery. Visit the South Pole Inn for an Irish coffee and learn about Tom Crean, an explorer who bravely journeyed to the South Pole. Immerse yourself in farm life and watch skilled dogs herd sheep. Enjoy some time and lunch on your own in the town of Dingle. In the evening head to Kate Kearney's Cottage for dinner and traditional Irish entertainment with songs and step-dancing.
    (B, D)
    Day 5Spanish PointCLIFFS OF MOHER & AILLWEE CAVE : Embark on a ferry ride across the wide River Shannon Estuary. Take in the spectacular beauty of the Cliffs of Moher - soaring 200m above the Atlantic surf. Walk along the top of the cliffs for views across Galway Bay of Connemara and the Aran Islands. A short drive will bring you into Doolin for lunch at McGann's Pub. Next visit Aillwee Cave for a guided stroll through the underground caverns. Travel to Spanish Point, named after the ships of the 1588 Spanish Armada that were wrecked there. The village has many enticing pubs to check out before or after dinner.
    (B, L, D)
    Day 6WestportGALWAY & WESTPORT WALK : Drive around the shores of Galway Bay and stop in Galway for some leisure time to explore independently. Continue through Connemara with its hills, lakes and open country where mountain sheep roam freely. Stop in Leenane, where the movie, "The Field" was made. Continue to Westport and enjoy a walking tour of this attractive estate town built in 1780, with buildings steeped in history and traditional pubs, many with live music.
    (B, D)
    Day 7DublinTEELING DISTILLERY & 12TH CENTURY BRAZEN HEAD PUB : Enjoy the scenery of central Ireland as you head to Dublin on the east coast. Visit Teeling Distillery, a distillery in the heart of the city, and sample the aged whiskey. Head to the Brazen Head Pub, Dublin's oldest, dating back to 1198 for an evening of "Food, Folk and Fairies" where story-telling will reveal Ireland's myths and beliefs in times past.
    (B, D)
    Day 8DublinINDEPENDENT BUS TOUR IN DUBLIN : Spend an additional day in Dublin with an independent Dublin open-top bus tour (valid for 48 hours), plus a visit to either Trinity College Book of Kells, EPIC Ireland or the General Post Office Museum.
    (B)
    Day 9Tour Ends in DublinTOUR ENDS IN DUBLIN : Your program ends after breakfast.
    (B)

    B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner

    Dates/Pricing
    Tours

    DateDescriptionPrice FromQuote
    March 10, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$1,710.00 (USD)Quote
    March 17, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$1,760.00 (USD)Quote
    March 28, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$1,780.00 (USD)Quote
    April 07, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$1,850.00 (USD)Quote
    April 14, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$1,850.00 (USD)Quote
    April 21, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,300.00 (USD)Quote
    April 25, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$1,975.00 (USD)Quote
    May 02, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,100.00 (USD)Quote
    May 09, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,100.00 (USD)Quote
    May 12, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,550.00 (USD)Quote
    May 23, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,100.00 (USD)Quote
    May 26, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,155.00 (USD)Quote
    May 30, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,155.00 (USD)Quote
    June 16, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,205.00 (USD)Quote
    June 20, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,205.00 (USD)Quote
    June 27, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,205.00 (USD)Quote
    July 14, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,205.00 (USD)Quote
    July 21, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,205.00 (USD)Quote
    July 25, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,655.00 (USD)Quote
    August 01, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,270.00 (USD)Quote
    August 08, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,205.00 (USD)Quote
    August 18, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,205.00 (USD)Quote
    August 22, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,205.00 (USD)Quote
    August 25, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,655.00 (USD)Quote
    August 29, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,205.00 (USD)Quote
    September 01, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,205.00 (USD)Quote
    September 08, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,205.00 (USD)Quote
    September 12, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,205.00 (USD)Quote
    September 19, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,655.00 (USD)Quote
    September 22, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,205.00 (USD)Quote
    September 26, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,015.00 (USD)Quote
    October 03, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$2,370.00 (USD)Quote
    October 06, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$1,875.00 (USD)Quote
    October 10, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$1,820.00 (USD)Quote
    October 17, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$1,820.00 (USD)Quote
    October 20, 20189 days Dublin to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin Sharing$1,820.00 (USD)Quote
    Lodging
    Ballsbridge Hotel, Dublin (1 night) for Saturday departure or Croke Park Hotel, Dublin (1 night) for Wednesday departureKilkenny Ormonde Hotel, Kilkenny (1 night)
    International Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)Armada Hotel, Spanish Point (1 night)
    Wyatt Hotel, Westport (1 night)Ashling Hotel, Dublin (2 nights)
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