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Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm

Irelands Ancient East

UK & Ireland
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TEDW7010

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

Discover a world of ancient history, of intrigue and myth. County Wicklow is one of Ireland's true scenic treasures with its rolling hills and mountains, long sandy beaches, rivers and lakes.

Arklow Bay Hotel * * *

Overlooking the sea and just a short walk from Arklow town • En-suite bedrooms • Hairdryer • Television • Tea, coffee-making facilities • Restaurant • Bar • Lounge • Lift • Swimming pool • Sauna • Steam room • Jacuzzi • Gym.

PRICE FROM ? £379 per person
Plan My Trip

Day 1
Depart South Wales for the afternoon sailing to Rosslare and continue to Arklow.

Day 2
Today we travel to Wicklow’s Historic Gaol, a dramatic and history filled building one of the cruellest and most historically shameful places in Ireland. We continue to Dublin for our guided city coach tour followed by free time in the city before returning to the hotel.PLEASE NOTE: This excursion will now operate in reverse. We will visit Dublin in the morning and return via Wiclow Gaol late afternoon.

Day 3
We travel to Powerscourt Gardens, one of Irelands most popular attractions. Set beneath the backdrop of the Sugarloaf Mountain the magnificent formal gardens feature sweeping terraces, ornamental lakes and a delightful Japanese Garden.

Day 4
We depart for Glendalough, the site of an early Christian settlement before continuing to the pretty village of Avoca home to the Avoca Weavers.

Day 5
After an early breakfast we travel to Rosslare harbour for the morning sailing and complete the journey home.

Other Information

Executive coach travel

Irish Sea ferry crossings

Dinner, bed and full Irish breakfast with choice menu

Tea, coffee and biscuits on arrival

Irish evening with a themed dinner menu

Irish coffee and music in the bar

One evening with a quiz and bingo

Guided coach tour of Dublin

Entry to Powerscourt Gardens

Entry to Wicklow Gaol

Excursions as described in the itinerary

Entry fees not included unless otherwise stated

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