2019 - 7 Day Southern Gems
4 Star Vacation - 6 Nights - 10 Meals

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Authentic Local Experiences:

  • Hear the colorful story of Kinsale as a local guide leads you through medieval streets of this picturesque port town.
  • Enjoy an Irish coffee at the South Pole Inn, where you'll learn about Tom Crean, an Irish explorer who bravely journeyed to Antarctica.

Dining Experiences:

  • 6 breakfasts (B) and 4 dinners (D) includng a night out at Taylors Three Rock for dinner and a show, and a festive medieval castle banquet.

Trip Highlights:

  • Blarney Castle
  • Blasket Centre
  • Dingle Bay Cruise
  • Dublin Castle
  • Foynes Flying Boat & Maritime Museum
  • Russborough House

Hotels:

  • The Gibson Hotel | Dublin (2)
  • Actons Hotel | Kinsale (1)
  • Cahernane House Hotel | Killarney (2)
  • Temple Gate Hotel | Ennis (1)
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    2019 SOUTHERN GEMS / 7 DAYS / 6 NIGHTS /10 MEALS

    Day 1: Russborough House & Dublin
    Tour begins 2:00 PM at your Dublin hotel. Head to Blessington for a guided tour around Russborough House, a Palladian mansion filled with interesting treasures, works of art, and early photographic collections. Enjoy a welcome drink with your group before dining independently this evening.

    Day 2: Dublin Castle & Dublin Tour
    Tour central Dublin. Take a guided tour of Dublin Castle, the seat of power and government for many centuries, and see the State Apartments. Your afternoon is free to enjoy an independent Hop-On, Hop-Off bus tour and a visit to one of Dublin’s top attractions -- Guinness Storehouse, Teeling Distillery, EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, or the General Post Office Museum. Later, head to Taylors Three Rock for a dinner of Irish specialties and a lively show.
    (B, D)


    Day 3: Blarney Castle & Kinsale Walk
    Travel to Blarney Castle to kiss the famous “Stone of Eloquence” or walk through the gardens. Treat yourself to Irish-made goods at the Blarney Woollen Mills. Head south to Kinsale, an old fishing town now renowned for sailing and gourmet food. Join a local guide for a short walk around Kinsale’s historic streets.
    (B, D)


    Day 4: West Cork Coastal Drive & Killarney
    Journey along the rugged western coastline of Cork via Clonakilty, passing picturesque coves and beaches. Travel to Killarney for some free time and a horse-drawn jaunting car ride through Killarney National Park to view Ross Castle and Killarney Estate. Enjoy dinner at your hotel and a free evening in Killarney.
    (B, D)


    Day 5: Scenic Dingle Peninsula & Blasket Centre
    Explore the Slea Head Drive and embark on a scenic boat trip of Dingle Harbour and Bay 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 and visit the South Pole Inn before continuing to Killarney for a free evening and independent dining.
    (B)


    Day 6: 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 Cliffs of Moher, soaring 700 feet above the Atlantic Ocean. Travel inland to Ennis. Head out for a medieval-style banquet with traditional songs and stories.
    (B, D)


    Day 1: Tour Ends In Ennis
    Your program ends after breakfast.
    (B)


    B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner

     

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    7 days Dublin to Shannon
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    Fri Mar 29, 2019Thu Apr 04 2019US$1989
     
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    Fri Apr 12, 2019Thu Apr 18, 2019US$1639
     
     
     
     
    Sun Apr 14, 2019Sat Apr 20, 2019US$1669
     
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    Sun Apr 21, 2019Sat Apr 27, 2019US$1789
     
     
     
     
    Sun May 05 2019Sat May 11, 2019US$1959
     
     
     
     
    Fri May 17, 2019Thu May 23, 2019US$2309
     
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    Sun May 19, 2019Sat May 25, 2019US$1989
     
     
     
     
    Sun May 26, 2019Sat Jun 01 2019US$1959
     
     
     
     
    Sun Jun 02 2019Sat Jun 08 2019US$2039
     
     
     
     
    Sun Jun 09 2019Sat Jun 15, 2019US$2009
     
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    Fri Jun 14, 2019Thu Jun 20, 2019US$2039
     
     
     
     
    Fri Jun 21, 2019Thu Jun 27, 2019US$2039
     
     
     
     
    Sun Jun 23, 2019Sat Jun 29, 2019US$2389
     
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    Sun Jun 30, 2019Sat Jul 06 2019US$2059
     
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    Fri Jul 05 2019Thu Jul 11, 2019US$2059
     
     
     
     
    Fri Jul 12, 2019Thu Jul 18, 2019US$2059
     
     
     
     
    Sun Jul 14, 2019Sat Jul 20, 2019US$2029
     
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    Sun Jul 21, 2019Sat Jul 27, 2019US$2029
     
     
     
     
    Fri Aug 02 2019Thu Aug 08 2019US$2059
     
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    Sun Aug 04 2019Sat Aug 10, 2019US$2059
     
     
     
     
    Fri Aug 09 2019Thu Aug 15, 2019US$2059
     
     
     
     
    Sun Aug 11, 2019Sat Aug 17, 2019US$2059
     
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    Fri Aug 16, 2019Thu Aug 22, 2019US$2029
     
     
     
     
    Sun Aug 18, 2019Sat Aug 24, 2019US$2029
     
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    Sun Aug 25, 2019Sat Aug 31, 2019US$2059
     
     
     
     
    Fri Aug 30, 2019Thu Sep 05 2019US$2409
     
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    Sun Sep 01 2019Sat Sep 07 2019US$2019
     
     
     
     
    Sun Sep 08 2019Sat Sep 14, 2019US$2019
     
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    Fri Sep 13, 2019Thu Sep 19, 2019US$2019
     
     
     
     
    Sun Sep 15, 2019Sat Sep 21, 2019US$2019
     
     
     
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    Fri Sep 20, 2019Thu Sep 26, 2019US$1939
     
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    Fri Sep 27, 2019Thu Oct 03 2019US$1849
     
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    Sun Sep 29, 2019Sat Oct 05 2019US$2199
     
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    Sun Oct 06 2019Sat Oct 12, 2019US$1709
     
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    Fri Oct 18, 2019Thu Oct 24, 2019US$1709
     
     
     
     
    Fri Oct 25, 2019Thu Oct 31, 2019US$1589
     
     
     
     
     

    Single room supplement: $500

     

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