Door 2 Tour

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Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm

Gold Grand Tour Of Ireland

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 12 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TBAK10238

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

Holiday Highlights

• 11 nights stay with dinner, bed & breakfast

• Home Link included

• Fabulous sightseeing on the North, West and South coasts

• Visit to Belleek China Factory Step into the world of Belleek

Pottery where you enter one of Northern Ireland's oldest and

most fascinating attractions

• Giant's Causeway For centuries the Giant's Causeway has inspired

artists, stirred scientific debate and captured the imagination of all who see it

PRICE FROM ? £1375 per person
Plan My Trip

Monday
We depart for the north of Englandand cross over the border into Scotland for ourovernight in Dumfries with dinner, bed andbreakfast

Tuesday
Continuing to the west coast ofGalloway we take the short ferry crossing fromCairnryan to Larne. Our first stop in Ireland is theGiants Causeway. This volcanic outcrop ofperfectly formed ‘stepping stones’ is surroundedby Gaelic legend. We continue to Donegal wherewe spend the next four nights with dinner, bedand breakfast

Wednesday
A day of breathtaking scenery aswe travel around Donegal Bay to the fishing portof Killybegs for a short stop. We then carry on toGleann Cholm Cille where you have theopportunity of visiting the folk village (entryextra) and souvenir shop We then continue toAdara in the wide valley of the OwentocherRiver. The ancient skills of hand embroidery andhomespun tweed are still alive

Thursday
Enjoy a free day to explore Donegal.

Friday
A free morning to relax in Donegal. In the afternoon we have a short tour to the resort ofBundoran and a visit to the Beleek ChinaFactory

Saturday
Today we make our way south toCounty Sligo and Knock - Irelands Marian shrine.We journey to Lisdoonvarna for an overnightstay with dinner, bed and breakfast.

Sunday
We depart after breakfast and make ourway to visit the stunning Cliffs of Moher beforewe cross the Shannon Estuary by ferry into Kerryand on to Tralee where we spend the next fournights stay with dinner, bed and breakfast atThe Rose Hotel.

Monday.
Today we travel to Tralee, home of theRose Festival, with an opportunity to visit thefolk museum (entry extra). We then continue onto the Dingle Peninsula, where the ruggedcoastline and wide sandy beaches were thenatural setting for the film Ryan’s daughter.

Tuesday.
A free day to enjoy Killarney perhapstaking a stroll to the lakes or a ride in the famous“jaunting cars” (not included).

Wednesday.
No tour of Ireland would becomplete without a scenic drive around the Ringof Kerry with its majestic coastal and mountainviews.

Thursday.
We make our way to Blarney, justoutside Cork, with its famous castle and BlarneyStone. We then travel to Wexford for ourovernight stay with dinner, bed and breakfast.

Friday.
An early start for Rosslare where wecatch the morning ferry and journey homeward

Other Information

Your Hotels

As this is a touring holiday, we use a number of hotels along the route.

Many of them feature in other Irish tours and are described elsewhere

in this section. All are of a high standard and provide bedrooms with

en suite facilities and include dinner, bed and breakfast.

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