Armagh: The Orchard County
5 Day Coach Holiday
The picturesque county of Armagh is known as ‘orchard county’ thanks to its apple orchards, and our holiday includes a visit to the Armagh Cider Company to experience the process of cider making. Armagh City boasts attractions such as the Observatory & Planetarium and the Armagh County Museum. We venture out to Hillsborough Castle & Gardens, a Georgian royal residence steeped in political history, and learn about the life and work of Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney at his HomePlace attraction.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
Coach Holidays (UK Mainlands)
- Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
- Coach travel throughout
- Excursions as stated
Holiday Highlights & Inclusions• Guided tour of Hillsborough Castle & Gardens and Armagh Cider Company
• Entry to Seamus Heaney HomePlace
• Excursions to St Patrick’s Cathedral, No. 5 Vicar’s Hill and the Robinson Library
• Free time in Armagh
• Four nights dinner, bed & breakfast
• Coach & ferry travel throughout
• ABTA bonded for your peace of mind
Your ExcursionsHillsborough Castle & Gardens and Armagh Cider Company Tour
We visit Hillsborough Castle & Gardens, official home of the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland. Our afternoon treat is a ‘From Blossom to Bottle’ tour of Armagh Cider Company.
‘Morning on the Hill’
A visit to Armagh’s ancient hill taking in St Patrick’s Cathedral, the historic No. 5 Vicars’ Hill, and the Robinson Library with its superb collection of manuscripts, atlases and coins. Afternoon free in Armagh.
Seamus Heaney HomePlace
A journey through the life and literature of the poet and Nobel Laureate at the Seamus Heaney HomePlace. Here you can view his personal artefacts whilst listening to his voice reading his own words.
Collect 250 Coach Miles
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Armagh City - Armagh
Perfectly located in the heart of Armagh’s historical town centre, this highly impressive hotel features a traditional lounge bar and a stylishly decorated restaurant. Bedrooms are spacious, comfortable and well-equipped.
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