10 Day Ireland tour from $3199 pp incl flights

Includes Flightsreturn economy airfares  from $3199 per person twin share   escorted tourenglish speaking guides Beautiful Ireland at great price.
This 8-night escorted package offers you a golden opportunity to travel the Emerald Isle for less. Visit Trinity College, home to the Book of Kells, view St. Stephen’s Green in Dublin and enjoy a full day excursion into the beautiful Irish countryside. View the mighty Cliffs of Moher along the western coast of the country, and visit Bunratty Castle.

Travel the world-famous “Ring of Kerry,” considered the most picturesque locale in Ireland, and of course, visit Blarney Castle, where you’ll have the chance to kiss the famous Blarney Stone. Enjoy shopping at the Blarney Woollen Mills and stop at the world-famous Waterford Crystal showroom. Finally, view the 12th-century Kilkenny Castle, spending one last day in Dublin to explore independently.

We realise you might not want to go all the way to Ireland for a week, so why not take advantage of Gate 1’s special package and extend your stay to explore independently or add on another tour in the UK?

 THIS DEAL EXPIRES at 5PM 17 APRIL 2019 

Departs 27 October 2019
flying 
 Final Book By:17 APRIL 2019  Deposit: $1999pp
Final Balance: 90 days prior

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Prices correct as at 2019-04-15 07:30:52 Booking Terms and Conditions
Other Travel Dates and prices
Departure Date Special Price Departure Date Special Price
Sat, Apr 27 $ 6199* Thu, Sep 05 $ 4199*
Thu, Jun 06 $ 4499* Thu, Sep 12 $ 4099*
Sat, Jun 08 $ 4199* Thu, Sep 14 $ 3999*
Sat, Jun 09 $ 4199* Thu, Sep 15 $ 3899*
Thu, Jun 27 $ 5399* Thu, Sep 21 $ 4099*
Sat, Jun 29 $ 5299* Thu, Sep 26 $ 4199*
Sun, Jul 28 $ 4399* Thu, Sep 28 $ 4099*
Thu, Aug 08 $ 4199* Sat, Oct 05 $ 3599*
Thu, Aug 15 $ 4299* Sat, Oct 06 $ 4099*
Sat, Aug 17 $ 3999* Sat, Oct 10 $ 3799*
Sat, Aug 24 $ 3999* Sat, Oct 12 $ 3599*
Sun, Aug 25 $ 4199* Sat, Oct 13 $ 3599*
Thu, Aug 29 $ 4099* Sat, Oct 19 $ 3499*
Sat, Aug 31 $ 4099* Sun, Oct 20 $ 3399*
Sun, Oct 26 $ 3399*
Sun, Oct 27 $ 3199*

Very Important note, the Airline used for the highlighted deal may not be the same for all dates, Go West Travel offers best pricing at the time of booking and uses various airlines over the range of dates- and yes, I certainly can book you on your preferred airline or alliance and quote as you ask.

*prices based on two people travelling, Twin Share Accommodation, and flying Economy Class. Sale airfares are correct and available as at date of eBrochure, but strictly subject to availability and confirmation from the Airlines. Space on escorted tours is subject to confirmation from tour operator. Book and confirm early to guarantee availability.

*WARNING, spots on these genuine sales and special tours sell out very fast. Please ask for available dates so I can hold space for you.

~ Ask about a supplement to fly your preferred airline or alliance.

Escorted Package Includes

Round trip flights Sydney-Dublin, Dublin-Sydney
Airline taxes & fuel surcharges
8 nights accommodations
3 nights Dublin
2 nights Galway
2 nights Killarney
1 night Waterford
Hotel taxes, fees & service charges
Hotel porterage

All transfers included only with airfare purchase on package arrival & departure dates†
13 meals: 8 breakfasts, 5 dinners with wine
Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach
Services of English-speaking tour manager throughout
Entrance fees per itinerary

Note: Gratuities for tour manager and coach driver are included.
~to make it easier for you I include tips in the price so you dont have to worry about it.

† Transfers may be in a group coach, minivan or private vehicle

Daily Itinerary

DAY 1, Sunday – Depart for Ireland
Depart for Ireland

Departure Airline Flight # From To   Arrival Total Duration
27-Oct-19 02:00PM Etihad Airways 6869

Sydney

Melbourne 27-Oct-19 03:35PM 27h 45m
27-Oct-19 04:50PM Etihad Airways 463 Melbourne Abu Dhabi 28-Oct-19 12:05AM
28-Oct-19 04:50PM Etihad Airways 45 Abu Dhabi Dublin 28-Oct-19 06:45AM

DAY 2, Monday – Arrive in Dublin
Arrive and transfer to your hotel. Most flights arrive in the early morning and your room may not be ready for you. In this case, leave your luggage with the concierge and your Tour Manager will provide suggestions for you to begin to explore the city on your own. This evening, enjoy a Welcome Drink and orientation meeting with your Tour Manager and fellow travelers at approximately 5 pm, followed by a Welcome Dinner
Overnight: Dublin
Meals: Dinner

DAY 3, Tuesday – Dublin City Tour, Travel to Galway
This morning’s sightseeing includes a panoramic tour of Dublin including a visit to Trinity College, home to the Book of Kells. View St. Stephen’s Green, Phoenix Park and St. Patrick’s Cathedral. After time for lunch on your own, continue westward to Galway, a seafaring town steeped in tradition and a cultural center for the west of Ireland. Stop at Galway Cathedral and then continue to see the medieval city walls and colorful streets between the River Corrib and Eyre Square. Enjoy free time for a stroll in this bohemian town
Overnight: Galway
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 4, Wednesday – Connemara Excursion
Today, enjoy a full day excursion into the Irish countryside. Travel west for a visit to Kylemore Abbey in the heart of Connemara National Park. There, admire the lakes, mountains, and calm shades of green for which Ireland is renowned
Overnight: Galway
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 5, Thursday – Cliffs of Moher, Bunratty Castle, Killarney
Begin with a drive south from Galway Bay through the rugged plateau known as the Burren and view the mighty Cliffs of Moher,* an impressive wall of rock that towers some 700 feet above the Atlantic Ocean. Next, visit Bunratty Castle and Folk Park, offering a unique insight into Irish life around the turn of the century. A drive through the pretty town of Adare brings you at last to scenic Killarney
*For Jun 30 departure, itinerary may be altered due to local events
Overnight: Killarney
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 6, Friday – Ring of Kerry Tour
Today’s sightseeing begins with a tour through Killarney National Park and the world-famous “Ring of Kerry,” perhaps the most picturesque locale in all of Ireland. Pass by the remote villages of Cahirciveen and Sneem, which are full of traditional colorful houses. Return to Killarney in the late afternoon. Perhaps, try the optional Jaunting Car (pony & open carriage) excursion through the peaceful green countryside. Tonight, experience the optional Gaelic Roots Live Show,* an exciting Irish show which brings together all that is great about the culture and traditions of Ireland
*Available for mid Apr-mid Oct 2019 departures only
Optional: Jaunting Cars (PM)
Optional: Gaelic Roots Live Show (PM)
Overnight: Killarney
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 7, Saturday – Blarney Castle, Waterford Crystal Showroom
This morning drive through the scenic south of Ireland to visit the 15th-century Blarney Castle, where you will have the opportunity to kiss the famous Blarney Stone. Enjoy some free time for shopping at the Blarney Woollen Mills before stopping at the world-famous Waterford Crystal showroom* for a factory tour to see the collection of exquisite glassware in its city of origin
*For Oct 27 departure, Waterford Crystal Factory tour will be substituted with Waterford walking tour.
Overnight: Waterford
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 8, Sunday – Kilkenny En Route to Dublin
Today, head for Kilkenny, a small city located on the banks of the River Nore. Enjoy the sights of this historic town, and view the 12th-century Kilkenny Castle. This afternoon, return to Dublin for a Farewell Dinner and lively traditional entertainment
Overnight: Dublin
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY 9, Monday – Full Day in Dublin
Enjoy a full day at leisure to explore Dublin independently. Spend time visiting famous sites throughout the city, including Dublin Castle and the National Gallery, where both Irish and European pieces of art are beautifully displayed. Perhaps purchase some souvenirs on Grafton Street, the city’s stylish and popular shopping district. In the evening, stop by one of the lively pubs in the Temple Bar district beside the River Liffey
Overnight: Dublin
Meals: Breakfast

DAY 10, Tuesday – Depart Ireland
Transfer to the airport for your departure flight
Meals: Breakfast

Departure Airline Flight # From To   Arrival Total Duration
5-Nov-19 03:40PM Etihad Airways 7993

Dublin

Manchester 5-Nov-19 04:40PM 28h 00m
5-Nov-19 07:10PM Etihad Airways 22 Manchester Abu Dhabi 6-Nov-19 06:15AM
6-Nov-19 09:40AM Etihad Airways 450 Manchester Abu Dhabi 6-Nov-19 06:40AM
Other information
Visa Info

Australians should check information on the Smarttraveller Website.  Most Australians traveling on an Australian  passport will not require a visa for this itinerary.

Most New Zealanders traveling on a New Zealand  passport will not require a visa for this itinerary. Please check the Safetravel Website.

Accomodation
ACCOMODATION

Mespil Hotel, Dublin  

This first class hotel offers a peaceful location in Georgian Dublin overlooking the Grand Canal.

Ardilaun Hotel, Galway  

This first class hotel is ideally located on beautiful landscaped grounds just 1 mile from the Galway City Centre and the Galway Bay at Salthill.

Dromhall Hotel, Killarney  

This first class hotel is located close to the centre of Killarney.

Randles Hotel, Killarney  

This first class hotel offers luxury accommodation in Killarney and is ideally located just a five minute walk from the town centre.

Dooley’s, Waterford  

This tourist class hotel is situated on The Quay in Waterford City, which is known for its exquisite crystal.

The Gibson Hotel, Dublin  

This first class hotel is located across from Dublin’s 3Arena, with views of Dublin Port.

 

Optional Tours
Prices are per person and can be booked individually if only one person wishes to go
OPTIONAL TOURS

Jaunting Cars – Day #6 02 Apr 2019 – 30 Nov 2019 AUD$45.00
Enjoy a ride in a Jaunting Car (pony & open carriage). Here you will see the lake of Killarney in a traditional fashion as the jarvey (driver) takes you through parts of the nearby Muckross Estate to view the peaceful green countryside. Sweeten your experience, with a local homemade chocolate treat.

Approximate tour duration is 1 hour.

Gaelic Roots Live Show -Day #6 10 Apr 2019 – 20 Oct 2019 AUD$59.00
Gaelic Roots is an innovative and exciting Irish show which brings together all that is great about the culture and traditions of Ireland. The show has been designed to capture and highlight the rich heritage that Ireland has in abundance. During a two-hour spectacular production, the audience will experience a journey from the colorful and historic roots of traditional Ireland to the modern next generation of Irish music, song and dance in this incredibly moving and at the same time, foot-tapping show.

Approximate tour duration is 2 hours

 

Terms & Conditions
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Product Code DLCRL300A