Plan now to celebrate 2018 St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland on this scenic fun-filled tour. A Celtic Favorite celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in Dublin.
Depart US for overnight flight to Ireland. Dinner is served on board.
Early morning arrival at Dublin Airport. Having cleared Irish customs, we are greeted by our Celtic Tours driver/guide. Depart Dublin and travel the short journey to Galway, where we check into our hotel. Free time to rest. In the afternoon, we enjoy a local panoramic sightseeing tour of Galway City. Dinner and overnight in Galway.
Morning departure from Galway. We travel via the scenic Cliffs of Moher, which rise over 700 free over the Atlantic. Continue on via the old world village of Adare, where we pause for a photo-op. Onward to Killarney for dinner and overnight.
A delightful day takes us along the Kerry coast to the Dingle Peninsula, which offers magnificent coastal scenery. Beyond Slea Head, we see the Blasket Islands, the last outpost of Europe. A full day tour returning to Killarney, where we enjoy dinner at our hotel this evening.
Morning departure from Killarney, we travel via Tipperary where we pause for a photo-op at the historic Rock of Cashel. Continue onto County Kildare, with an optional visit to the Irish National Stud Farm. Continue on to Dublin for check-in to our hotel. This evernin enjoy a traditional Irish night with dinner in Dublin.
Morning sightseeing includes a visit to St. Patrick’s Cathedral and Trinity College to view the 8th Century Book of Kells. Afternoon is free to discover Dublin on your own. Evening is free to dine on your own. Overnight in Dublin.
After breakfast, our driver will transfer us close to the parade route where you have the opportunity to view the festivities. Dinner is on your own this evening.Overnight in Dublin.
After breakfast, we transfer to Dublin Airport for our return flight home. Ample time allowed for last minute duty free shopping before boarding our flight home. We arrive home the same day.
Enjoying a dominant position on Killarney’s College Street, the Killarney Towers Hotel offers guests all the luxury that you would expect from a modern and sophisticated hotel eloquently complemented by the ever-growing plethora of attractions that Killarney town has to offer.
Galway Bay Hotel boasts 153 elegantly designed bedrooms, all of which boast V1 spring beds that are designed to give a sleep experience unlike any other. Facilities include Calmer Waters Health & Beauty Salon, a fully equipped Leisure Centre, an award winning Lobster Pot Restaurant, Cafe Lido and An Scadan Caoch traditional Irish pub
We do sleeping, meeting, dining, imbibing, gigging, touring, wedding and relaxing really really well. We mix all these things with a fresh, energetic, slightly off centre approach and we know it works. Hoover exhibitions, supporting local artists, prohibition events, urban weddings and the odd celebrity are elements of what makes us different to the normal Dublin Hotel. You will find our staff friendly, responsive and happy – there is a secret to this that we can’t possibly share.
Great beds, 100MB complimentary WiFi, a gym, relaxation area, restaurant, bar and meeting space are all part of the deal.