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Dublin + Galway Ireland Tour: Pubs, Castles & Craic!

 8 days/7 nights, Sept 20th - Sept 26th, 2020

Calling all lovers of music, great food, ale & countryside! This fun & lively adventure will take you from emerald coast to coast! Pubs Castles & Craic!

 

We've all got a little Irish in us somewhere!

 

4 Star Hotels Dublin & Galway

 

Guinness Storehouse + Tullamore Dew  Distillery + Trim Castle 

 

Music everywhere. Spilling through pub doorways, upstairs windows, by musicians close enough to touch 

 

Charming coastal villages + The Wild Atlantic Way   

 

Brightly painted pubs + The Cliffs of Moher + Afternoon Tea

 

 

 

  I love that I didn’t have to do ANY of the tedious work of creating an unforgettable travel experience,  which for me,  is all about discovering off the beaten path jewels – you got em all!  Thank you!!  Erica, N.H

Going to Dublin without visiting a traditional Irish pub is a bit like visiting Cairo without seeing the pyramids.

 

We tour lots of local gems!

 

 

 

 

TRAVEL STYLE? CULTURAL ADVENTURE

Cultural adventurers with a bon vivant twist. Freedom to explore! Group travel with excursions, transportation.

 

PHYSICAL RATING?  AVERAGE FITNESS ABILITY

Light to moderate walking and hiking for most fitness levels.  18+

 

 

SERVICE LEVEL? DELUXE 

Deluxe accomdodation 4 star + many inclusions & meals, excursion, private transport, guides. Max. 18 people

 

 

 

DAY ONE:

 

*Tour begins in Dublin Sunday AM.

 

*We gladly make arrangements for flights/ airport transfers to   4-star Clayton Hotel Charlemont, located in Dublin city center.

 

*Free Walking Tour of Dublin South

 

*Afternoon/evening walk around to get acquainted with city surroundings.

 

*Happy hour at a local pub!

 

Overnight in Dublin hotel.

 

Our small group bonded in a remarkable way and in no time, strangers became friends with uncanny connections. 

DAY TWO:

 

*Breakfast at the hotel.

 

*Free time to explore the city's countless attractions, shops, and parks.

 

*Group tour to the world famous Guinness  Brewery Storehouse! Learn all about the famous good stuff, learn how to pour a pint, and taste like a pro!

 

*Free evening in this fabulous city! Or tag along with us to our favorite local joints!

 

Meals: Full Irish breakfast 

Overnight in Dublin hotel

DAY THREE:

 

*Breakfast at the hotel.

 

*Morning "free time" for optional excursions,  shopping or wandering. 

 

*Optional all-day group excursion to the "Wild Wicklow Mountains" including  Glendalough and the ancient city of Kilkenny.

 

*Upon return, pub meetup!

 

Meals: breakfast

Overnight in Dublin hotel

 

DAY FIVE:

 

*Breakfast at the hotel.

 

*Paid walking tour of Galway City.

 

*Happy hour meetup!

 

Meals: breakfast

Overnight Galway

DAY SIX:

 

*Breakfast at the hotel.

 

*Optional all day group excursion to Cliffs of Moher and 'The Burren'.

 

*Happy hour meetup!

 

Meals: breakfast.

Overnight Galway

DAY SEVEN:

 

*Breakfast at the hotel.  

 

*Optional all-day excursion to Connemara, Cong and Kylemore Abbey.

 

*Farewell Dinner as a group at a historic pub!

 

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Overnight: Galway

 

DAY FOUR:

 

*Breakfast at the hotel.

 

*Depart hotel after breakfast, via private motor coach for Galway City.

 

*On the way a paid stop at Trim Castle, the largest  Norman castle in Ireland.

 

*On the way a paid stop at Tullamore Distillery visitors center. Distillers of the famous Tullamore Dew.

 

*Late afternoon, arrive in Galway City, check into the 167-year-old, 4-star Hotel Meyrick.

 

*Happy hour pub meetup!

 

Meals: Full Irish breakfast

Overnight in Galway

DAY EIGHT:

 

*Breakfast at the hotel.

 

*Flights home. Tour ends in Galway.  Shannon airport is most convenient to Galway City.

 

 

Meals: breakfast.

 

 

  • 3 nights lodging at 4 star Clayton Charlmont Hotel, Dublin city center.

  • 3 full Irish cooked breakfast daily.

  • 4 nights lodging at 4 star Hotel Meyrick, Galway historic city center.

  • 4 full Irish cooked breakfast daily.

  • Private transportation for the entire trip.

  • Entrance to Guinness Storehouse includes pint-pour + tasting.

  • Entrance to Trim Castle en route to Galway

  • Entrance to Tullamore Distillery en route to Galway

  • Guided walking tour, Galway 

  • Farewell group dinner in a historic Irish pub.

  • High-quality tour bag stuffed with goodies!

8 days/7 nights - Dublin + Galway Ireland Tour: Pubs, Castles & Craic!

$2390 USD*per person

*Hold your room today! (Deposits are non- refundable,   but may be applied to other tours with us) 

 

*Single Supplement $690

*Includes taxes

 

 

*Please note Tour BEGINS in DUBLIN and ENDS in GALWAY.  Therefore we highly recommend

FLIGHT DEPARTURES from SHANNON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT back to the USA

 

Please let us know if you need any assistance with these arrangements. We are glad to help:)

 

 

TRANSPORT: 

*Private, luxury shuttle. 

 

STAFF: 

*This tour will be accompanied by Sharon & Tom + guide on trips.  

*We aim to deliver above and beyond your adventure expectations. Always.  Every time.

We find the contacts, the cool spots, and the inside knowledge.  We do the grunt work so you don't have to!

​​*Whether you come solo or as a couple, you'll leave with like-minded friends.

 

Optional Excursions are not included in the tour price.  However, we do our very best get you the very best deal around! 

 

Cliffs of Moher Tour, 

Wild Wicklow Tour,  

Jamison Distillery Tour, 

Dunguaire Castle, 

AfternoonTea, Hotel Meyrick

 

 

 

 

 

ACCOMMODATION: Deluxe Hotels   4-Star Accommodation

 

Hotel Meyrick, Galway city Center:

*Superbly located, the Grand Dame of Galway hotels overlooks Eyre Square.  Combining elegance itself and Victorian grace with the best in Irish hospitality.

*Strolling distance of the best shops in Galway, theatres, bars with traditional Irish music and the many Galway restaurants of the Latin Quarter.  Complimentary wi-fi and access to the spa on the 5th floor. 

 

Clayton Hotel Charlemont, Dublin city center:

*Beautifully decorated to marry the modern with the historic, this brand new 4-star hotel offers a relaxing environment in the midst of Dublin’s busy south side.

 

Each room has the classic Clayton signature bed, en-suite bathroom, and air-conditioning. Facilities include a flat-screen TV, tea & coffee, hairdryer, toiletries, and complimentary WiFi. 

Afternoon Tea at the Meyrick Hotel