Select Seaport City Of Cork, Dublin & Galway
7 Day Select Holiday
This captivating holiday of contrasts is based in Rosscarbery, a historic and picturesque town overlooking a sandy cove on the rocky West Cork coastline. Splendid sightseeing includes the inimitable city of Galway, celebrated in story and song and brim full of quirky cafés, speciality shops and hidden treasures. The seaport city of Cork boasts impressive architecture such as stately City Hall and the Gothic St Finn Barre’s Cathedral with its triple spires. On another day we hop aboard a boat for the short sailing across the harbour to famed Garnish Island where you can discover beautiful gardens featuring rarely seen plants. Our final treats take in Kilkenny, a bijou yet charming city where historical treasures await around every corner and we are treated to a guided tour of dynamic Dublin – home to St Patrick’s Cathedral, Trinity College, the Guinness Storehouse and the eccentric National Leprechaun Museum.
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
- Dinner, Bed & Breakfast
- Door to Door* Service
- Luxury coach travel throughout
- Return Irish ferry crossings
- Morning coffee & pastry on outward journey
- Guided tour on one day of the holiday
- Excursions as stated
- Select welcome pack
Select by Glenton
ALL GLENTON SELECT HOLIDAYS INCLUDE:
Luxury travel in GLENTON Select coaches, extra leg room, reclining leather seats, climate control, panoramic windows, satellite navigation and an onboard library.
- Door to Door* service
- Select welcome pack
- Guided tour on one day of your holiday
- Coffee and pastry on outward journey
Your Holiday HighlightsYour Holiday Itinerary:
Day One. We journey to Cairnryan for our ferry crossing and make our way to our
overnight hotel for dinner, bed and breakfast.
Day Two. Enjoy free time in gorgeous Galway, a lively, compact city that packs a lot into
its quaint winding streets. We continue to the excellent Celtic Ross Hotel for our four
Day Three. Our day kicks off with a guided tour of the seaport city of Cork taking in its
historical landmarks and impressive architecture. An afternoon delight comes in the
form of an excursion to the historic port and fishing town of Kinsale. Perhaps explore
Charles Fort, a seventeenth century star-shaped fort or the grand tower house known as
Day Four. A delightful day is in store at Bantry House & Gardens, a privately owned
stately manor dating from the early eighteenth century. One of the grandest historic
houses in Ireland, it commands spectacular views over Bantry Bay and is home to a fine
collection of art and furnishings. Later we hop aboard a boat for the short sailing across
the harbour to famed Garnish Island where you can discover beautiful gardens featuring
some stunning and rarely seen plants.
Day Five. Free day to explore historic Rosscarbery with its attractive central square,
Blue Flag beach and prettily decorated buildings. Have a game of pitch and putt, hire a
pedal boat and spot wildlife at the lagoon or head out to nearby megalithic Drombeg
Stone Circle. Maybe you’d rather relax in one of the traditional pubs or make use of your
hotels superb leisure centre.
Day Six. We check out of our hotel and travel to quaint Kilkenny for some free time.
Here the main attraction is the commanding castle with its inspiring art gallery.
Elsewhere, perhaps visit Rothe House & Garden, a unique sixteenth century merchant’s
townhouse or just enjoy a cuppa in one of the town’s traditional tearooms. From here,
we continue to our overnight hotel for dinner, bed and breakfast
Day Seven. A fascinating guided tour of Dublin completes our Irish adventure. We then
head for our ferry home.
Door to Door* Service for Select HolidaysSelect
For added convenience and comfort you can now enjoy Door to Door* service on all our Select holidays. Our transfer vehicle will pick you up at your own front door, chauffeuring you to our pick
up point to join our luxury Select coach.
Collect 500 Coach Miles
COACH MILES is our brand new reward scheme, allowing you to save money the more you travel with us. On this holiday you can collect 500 coach miles.
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Celtic Ross Hotel - Rosscarbery
The outstanding Celtic Ross Hotel boasts beautiful views over Rosscarbery Bay and has a comfortable lounge bar as well as an impressive leisure centre with beauty suite. Well located for local amenities.
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