CIE TOURS International



~Airfares from $499 East Coast, $699 from Chicago and West Coast, when booked with any CIE guided vacation of 7 days or longer~

MORRISTOWN, NJ, March 15, 2017 - CIE Tours International, the wholly owned tour operator subsidiary of Ireland's CIE Group, is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day by offering its lowest airfare add-ons for Ireland in 2017, with roundtrip economy airfare starting at $499 from the east coast (JFK, Newark, Boston, Hartford, Washington Dulles, Orlando and Miami) and $699 from Chicago and the west coast (Los Angeles and San Francisco), including all taxes and fees. A roundtrip business-class airfare from all gateways is $2499. These fares, which carry no blackout dates, are available with the purchase of any CIE Tours Ireland guided vacation of 7 days or longer when booked by March 24, 2017.

"As the trusted leader in leisure and group travel to Ireland, we are thrilled to make it possible for more people to experience the warmth of true Irish hospitality beyond the fun of St. Patrick's Day in the US," said Susan Black, Chief Commercial Officer for CIE Tours.

"Susan's background in digital innovation, marketing, sales and business development, together with her deep strategic acumen and singular focus on travel brands makes her uniquely qualified to develop a wide range of commercial opportunities for CIE Tours, " said Elizabeth Crabill, president and CEO. "Susan's expertise in retail travel distribution, online communications and digital travel platforms will be a definite asset to our customers."

CIE Tours offers eighteen tours to Ireland including its popular 7-day Taste of Ireland that offers a traditional show and dinner at Dublin's Merry Ploughboy Pub, a medieval banquet at Bunratty Castle, Ring of Kerry tour, a visit to the stunning Cliffs of Moher and chance to kiss The Blarney Stone with rates starting at $1254 per person (based on double occupancy).

The CIE Tours Ireland roundtrip airfare sale is valid for travel from select U.S. gateways to Dublin or Shannon and includes all taxes and fees for travel between April 1 and October 31, 2017 when promo code: STPATRICKS is mentioned; promotional airfares may not be available on all desired travel dates. For more information, visit or call 800-559-0388.

About CIE Tours International

For the past 85 years, New Jersey and Dublin-based CIE Tours International has provided travelers with the highest quality vacation experiences to Ireland, Scotland, England and Wales. CIE Tours enjoys an excellent reputation by delighting its customers with exceptionally high service delivery from CIE Tour's experienced guides. Tour directors are focused to give travelers the opportunity to learn not only the culture and history of the destinations they are visiting, but also to experience superior local food, comfortable transportations, and other amenities to guarantee a first class vacation.

What makes CIE Tours truly unique is the company's authenticity, access and all-inclusive product offerings. All escorted and chauffeur-driven tours are conducted by long-term, knowledgeable Irish and British-based Tour Directors. CIE Tours' programs are protected by the company's $550+ Advantage, a no-fee benefit guaranteeing that travelers are never charged for special features considered optional extras by some other tour companies. CIE Tours also offers exclusive access to many popular attractions and activities - which result in delighting travel agents and their customers.

For more information about CIE Tours International, visit

Contact: Cathleen Decker, The Decker/Royal Agency or 646-650-2188

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