2021 - Jewels of Ireland

15 Days/14 Nights

Explore hidden gems on the Emerald Isle
Enjoy the splendor of every corner on this leisurely Ireland tour of the essential-and the unexpected.

Highlights

  • Cliffs of Moher
  • Bru na Boinne
  • Belleek Pottery
  • Kylemore Abbey
  • Giant's Causeway
  • Blasket Centre
  • Cliffs of Moher
  • Bru na Boinne

    Hotels

  • Jurys Inn Belfast
  • Cabra Castle Hotel
  • The Croke Park Hotel
  • The Gibson Hotel
  • Actons Hotel
  • Cahernane House Hotel
  • Oakwood Hotel
  • Galway Bay Hotel
  • Mill Park Hotel
  • Jurys Inn Belfast
  • Cabra Castle Hotel
  • The Croke Park Hotel
  • The Gibson Hotel
  • Actons Hotel
  • Cahernane House Hotel
  • Call 800-843-4332 for more information or to book today! Mention code 14996857

    Tour Operator
    CIE Tours
    Offer
    Offer valid through 9/30/2020
    Duration
    15 Days
    Escorted
    Escorted - Yes
    DayDestinationDescription
    Day 1DublinDublin Panoramic Tour - Dublin Castle : Tour begins 2:00 PM at your Dublin hotel. Experience a panoramic tour of the capital city of Dublin. Then take a guided tour of Dublin Castle, the seat of power and government for many centuries, and see the State Apartments. Enjoy a welcome drink with your group before dining independently this evening.
    Day 2DublinDublin Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour - Taylors Three Rock Pub : Enjoy touring Dublin independently, on a Hop-On, Hop-Off bus tour. Plus choose a visit to one of Dublin's top attractions - Guinness Storehouse, Teeling Distillery, EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, or GPO Witness History. Enjoy a dinner of Irish specialties and a show at Taylors Three Rock pub.(B, D)
    Day 3KinsaleKinsale Walking Tour & Free Time : Head south to Kinsale, a picturesque old fishing town now renowned for sailing, art galleries, and gourmet food. Join a local guide for a short walk around Kinsale's historic streets. Then take some time to explore Kinsale on your own before returning to your hotel for dinner.(B, D)
    Day 4KillarneyBlarney Castle - Killarney : Travel to Blarney Castle and climb the steep, winding staircase to kiss the famous "Stone of Eloquence" or walk through the gardens. Travel to the lively town of Killarney for some free time. Enjoy dinner at your hotel this evening.(B, D)
    Day 5KillarneyJaunting Car Ride - Scenic Dingle Peninsula - Blasket Centre - South Pole Inn : Take a horse-drawn jaunting car ride through Killarney National Park to view Ross Castle and Kenmare Estate. Embark on a drive to view the heathery mountains, sandy beaches, and green landscapes of the Dingle Peninsula. Visit the Blasket Centre in Dunquin to learn about the offshore Blasket Islands. Enjoy some free time in Dingle before visiting the South Pole Inn and sip a creamy Irish coffee while hearing about the daring exploits of Antarctic explorer Tom Crean, who left his explorer days behind to open the pub. Continue on to Killarney for a free evening and independent dining.(B)
    Day 6ShannonFoynes Flying Boat & Maritime Museum - Cliffs of Moher - Medieval Castle Banquet : Visit the Foynes Flying Boat & Maritime Museum, which recalls air travel in the 1930s and 1940s. Drive to the magnificent Cliffs of Moher, soaring 700 feet above the Atlantic Ocean. In the evening, head to a castle for a medieval-style banquet with traditional songs and stories.(B, D)
    Day 7GalwaySheepdog Demonstration - Burren Drive - Galway Walking Tour : Travel through the rounded limestone hills of the Burren to Caherconnell and watch skilled dogs round up sheep. Stop in a charming Burren village to explore independently. Head to Galway for a guided walking tour around the central attractions - the narrow streets, the medieval city walls, and Lynch's Castle. Enjoy free time to explore before dinner.(B, D)
    Day 8GalwayKillary Harbour Catamaran Cruise - Kylemore Abbey : Drive through Connemara to Leenane for a catamaran cruise (seasonal only) of Killary Harbour, Ireland's only fjord. Travel on to see Kylemore Abbey and enjoy lunch in this majestic setting. Spend a free evening in Galway.(B, L)
    Day 9DonegalBelleek Pottery - Donegal Castle - Donegal Town Free Time : Travel north through County Mayo. Stop in County Fermanagh and visit Belleek Pottery to see craftspeople create their renowned fine china. Visit Donegal Castle, built by the O'Donnell chieftains in the 15th century and restored in the 1990s after falling into ruin for centuries.. Enjoy free time in Donegal town before dinner in your hotel this evening.(B, D)
    Day 10DonegalSlieve League Cliffs - Triona Design Demonstration : Enjoy a coastal drive to view the Slieve League, Europe's highest sea cliffs. Continue on to visit Triona Design for demonstrations of spinning, weaving, and knitting. Enjoy some free time to explore before returning to the hotel for dinner.(B, D)
    Day 11BelfastDerry Walking Tour - Giant's Causeway - Nine Glens of Antrim : Meet with a local guide for a walking tour to see Derry's medieval walls, the Diamond, and St. Columb's Cathedral. Explore the Giant's Causeway, enormous hexagonal columns formed over 60 million years ago. Travel along the scenic Nine Glens of Antrim before heading to Belfast.(B, D)
    Day 12KingscourtTitanic Belfast - Hillsborough Castle - Cabra Castle : Tour Belfast and see a city filled with grand Victorian buildings. Visit Titanic Belfast and discover the city's rich maritime history including the shipyards where the RMS Titanic was built in 1912. Visit Hillsborough Castle, the residence of the Secretary of State of Northern Ireland. Drive to Kingscourt to Cabra Castle Hotel, built in 1760, and enjoy free time there. After dinner, experience a lively step-dancing display.(B, D)
    Day 13DublinCabra Castle - Farewell Lunch - Bru na Boinne - Free Time in Dublin : Spend some free time this morning exploring your hotel, the neo-Gothic Cabra Castle, and its 100 acres of parkland and gardens. Take in a farewell lunch at Cross Guns Gastropub before heading to Bru na Boinne. Learn about the 5,000-year-old burial tombs of Newgrange and Knowth, and visit one of the tombs. Enjoy a free evening in Dublin.(B, L)
    Day 14DublinIndependent Dublin Sightseeing : Explore Dublin independently. Guests who have not used their vouchers on Day 2 may use them today to do the Hop-On, Hop-Off tour and choice of attractions. Otherwise, this vibrant city is yours to discover as you like. In the evening, dine independently at your choice of one of the many restaurants or pubs that Dublin has to offer.(B)
    Day 15DublinTour Ends in Dublin : Your tour ends after breakfast.(B)B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner
    Dates/Pricing

    Click Quote or call 800-843-4332 to get additional information on your chosen travel date. Special offers or competitive pricing may be available!

    DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
    04/11/2021$3,369.00* (USD) / 15 Days from Dublin to DublinQuote
    05/02/2021$4,009.00* (USD) / 15 Days from Dublin to DublinQuote
    05/23/2021$4,059.00* (USD) / 15 Days from Dublin to DublinQuote
    05/30/2021$4,809.00* (USD) / 15 Days from Dublin to DublinQuote
    06/13/2021$3,979.00* (USD) / 15 Days from Dublin to DublinQuote
    06/27/2021$3,979.00* (USD) / 15 Days from Dublin to DublinQuote
    07/09/2021$3,979.00* (USD) / 15 Days from Dublin to DublinQuote
    08/06/2021$3,979.00* (USD) / 15 Days from Dublin to DublinQuote
    08/22/2021$4,199.00* (USD) / 15 Days from Dublin to DublinQuote
    09/05/2021$4,199.00* (USD) / 15 Days from Dublin to DublinQuote
    09/24/2021$3,659.00* (USD) / 15 Days from Dublin to DublinQuote
    10/01/2021$3,529.00* (USD) / 15 Days from Dublin to DublinQuote
    Lodging
    Jurys Inn Belfast
    Cabra Castle Hotel
    The Croke Park Hotel
    The Gibson Hotel
    Actons Hotel
    Cahernane House Hotel
    Oakwood Hotel
    Galway Bay Hotel
    Mill Park Hotel
    Jurys Inn Belfast
    Cabra Castle Hotel
    The Croke Park Hotel
    The Gibson Hotel
    Actons Hotel
    Cahernane House Hotel
    Disclaimer

    Price and itinerary details are subject to change through September 2020. Prices given are per person, double occupancy. If you would like your own room, there is a single-room supplement charge of $985.

      
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