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Classic Ireland

Tour rating: 4.87 / 5, Based on 6 Reviews
Private tour to Ireland

Discover the wonders of many-sided Ireland, an enigmatic land of majestic castles and fairy-tale leprechauns. Start your adventure in the charming city of Dublin, then explore the medieval architecture of colorful Cork, and, as a highlight, appreciate the alluring beauty of one of the most impressive coastlines in Ireland, the scenic Cliffs of Moher. 

Classic Ireland

7 days3 cities
Ireland1 country
Private tour to Ireland
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$2,664
Tour rating: 4.87 / 5, Based on 6 Reviews

Discover the wonders of many-sided Ireland, an enigmatic land of majestic castles and fairy-tale leprechauns. Start your adventure in the charming city of Dublin, then explore the medieval architecture of colorful Cork, and, as a highlight, appreciate the alluring beauty of one of the most impressive coastlines in Ireland, the scenic Cliffs of Moher. 

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Dublin, Ireland Gallery

Dublin

first destination

The capital of Ireland, glorious Dublin, is situated on the shores of the picturesque bay on the east coast of the country. Leprechauns, exceptional beer and St. Patric's Day are just the first associations with this amazing city. In reality, Dublin keeps a lot more secrets to share with those, wishing to get to know the true Irish soul.

2 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
2 nights in a hotel
Day 1
Arrival in Dublin & Evening Bar Crawl
Transfer
Transfer

Welcome to the fabulous capital of Ireland - Dublin! Upon arrival, a private driver takes you to your home-away-from-home, a centrally located hotel, where you check in and have the rest of the day free. 

After settling in the hotel, you will join your guide for a bar crawl, one of the best ways to experience the lively cultural scene in Dublin. Together you will explore the bustling streets of the city, as well as visit some authentic bars where you will have the chance to interact with the ever-friendly Irish people.

No meals included.

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Day 2
Dublin City Tour & Guinness Storehouse Experience
City tour
City tour

Fuel up on Irish breakfast this morning as there will be plenty to do and see around the capital city today, starting with famous attractions and colorful doors and ending with the history of Guinness.

Your highly-trained local guide will take you for a walk in the footsteps of Irish lords as you will explore century-old Dublin Castle, Christchurch Cathedral, and pass the famous Ha’penny Bridge. The renowned Trinity College Library is also on your Dublin itinerary, thus make sure to look for the famous Book of Kells!

You will then pay a visit to the remarkable Guinness Storehouse, located in the heart of the St. James's Gate Brewery. Your group tour of the Storehouse will begin at the bottom of the world's largest pint glass and then make its way to the 7th floor as you will learn more about the history and the making of Guinness through various interactive experiences.

  • Note: to highlight your tour, you may add a Guinness Storehouse connoisseur experience on top.

Breakfast is included.

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The Grafton Hotel
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The newly renovated hotel boasts 127 brand new rooms with an exceptional interior.
train
Dublin
Cork
3 hrs

One of the best ways to get from Ireland's capital to the scenic city of Cork is by taking a train. During the ride, you will travel across numerous picturesque towns, so make sure to sit by the window to take in the beauty of Ireland to the fullest.

Cork, Ireland Gallery

Cork

second destination

Cork is the ever-bustling city full of cultural heritage, cheerful people and authentic architecture, making it a must-see while in Ireland.

2 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
2 nights in a hotel
Day 3
Arrival in Cork & Free Day
Transfer
Transfer
Free day
Free day

Buckle-up and settle-in for a 3-hour drive to the charming city of Cork. Upon arrival, you will have plenty of time to check-in at your lovely hotel and check out the local dining scene.

As an option, you may take a trip to a famous Jameson Distillery or enjoy a 1.5-hour city tour.

Breakfast is included.

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Day 4
Exploring the Wild Atlantic Way & Blarney Castle
Day tour
Day tour
Nature views
Nature views

Fill your heart with joy while marveling at the staggering rugged beauty of Ireland’s famous Wild Atlantic Way and enjoy magnificent stops along the way! One of the main ones is the spectacular medieval stronghold - Blarney Castle. It is where you will have the chance to kiss the famous Stone of Eloquence, which, according to an old Irish legend, blesses the kisser with the gift of gab. 

You will then continue to take in the breathtaking panoramas during magnificent photo-stops in Skibbereen and the Bantry Bay, one of the world’s largest natural harbors. The journey will continue to the picturesque village of Kenmare, where you will have time for lunch before embarking on the most spectacular part of the Ring of Kerry, the section extending along the Killarney National Park.

Your final destination is the beautiful city of Cork, where you will have an evening free to unwind or get set to explore the city on your own.

Breakfast is included.

 

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The Imperial Hotel
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Originally designed in 1813, the 4-star Imperial Hotel in Cork offers comfortable rooms.
car
Cork
Limerick
8 hrs

On your way from charming Cork to the lovely town of Limerick, enjoy your comfortable and fast car ride with one of our professional drivers through the enchanting sceneries of Ireland. The drive from Cork to Limerick takes about 1,5 hours, but there are several sightseeing stops planned on the way. 

Limerick, Ireland

Limerick

third destination

Located in the Munster province in southern Ireland, the city of Limerick features marvelous architecture, as well as an abundant cultural scene with numerous museums, restaurants and green spaces for your leisurely activities.

3 days in the city
Detailed itinerary
2 nights in a hotel
Day 5
The Dingle Peninsula & Arrival to Limerick
Day tour
Day tour
Nature views
Nature views

Get set to marvel at some jaw-droppingly scenic settings, as the day is dedicated to the Dingle Peninsula and the staggering beauty of the Atlantic coast. You will travel along rugged landscapes of the southwest frozen in awe as part of the route includes the 30-mile-long Slea Head Drive, once cited as "the most beautiful place on earth" by the National Geographic. Sounds like one unforgettable road trip, doesn't it?

In addition to the idyllic views, the peninsula also houses archaeological sites, sandy beaches, and quaint towns, such as Dingle - the starting point of the route. It is also part of one of Ireland’s Gaeltacht regions where Irish is the first language!

Breakfast is included.

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Day 6
Day Trip to Bunratty Castle & Cliffs of Moher
Day tour
Day tour
Nature views
Nature views

Today is dedicated to charming sites and unforgettable sights!

Your first stop today is the famous Bunratty Castle and the Folk Park, showcasing charming houses along an authentic village street. Strolling around the site will surely make you go back in time!

Afterward, you will head towards one of the most praise-worthy coastlines in the country, the iconic Cliffs of Moher. The staggering natural wonder stretches for 5 miles along the Wild Atlantic Way and provides a scenery you won't forget. During the tour, you will also visit the Cliffs of Moher Visitor Centre after soaking up the astonishing views.

  • Please note: Cliffs of Moher cruise is available from mid-March to the end of October.

After the tour, you will return back to your Limerick hotel and have the rest of the day at your own leisure.

Breakfast is included.

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Day 7
Departure from Shannon
Transfer
Transfer

Wave Ireland goodbye before boarding your plane at Shannon Airport and unwind with the views of idyllic sceneries in your mind.

We wish you a safe flight and hope to work on your future trips!

  • Alternatively, you can choose to have a return by train to Dublin arranged for your departure. 

Breakfast is included.

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Limerick Strand Hotel
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Looking for a hotel, settled close to the Thomond Park, the Limerick Milk Market, and the King John's Castle, as well as boasting great service and comfortable guestrooms? In this case, the Limerick Strand Hotel is a great accommodation option to consider for your Irish holiday.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation at top-pick downtown hotels in Dublin, Cork, and Limerick;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Private airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Guinness Storehouse visit, Cliffs of Moher Cruise;
  • Breathtaking sightseeing tours according to the itinerary with professional English-speaking guides;
  • Entrance tickets to Trinity College Library, Blarney Castle, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Cliffs of Moher Visitors Centre;
  • Regular train tickets Dublin - Cork;
  • Support line during the trip.

Note: we include 1 vehicle for your arrival and departure transfers. If multiple vehicles are required additional transfer costs will apply.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

  • A guided sightseeing tour of Dublin
  • A visit to Guinness Storehouse
  • A tour of the Dingle Peninsula
  • A visit to Bunratty Castle & Folk Park

What To Know

  • The currency used by default in Ireland is Euro. To be on the safe side, make sure to withdraw some cash from the ATM beforehand
  • Tips to guides and drivers in Ireland are up to your discretion. However, if you really enjoyed the service, a symbolic tip of no more than $10 will be appreciated
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