coast of kerry

Ireland & Scotland  |  October 1, 2019  |  16 days & 15 nights

Join your hosts Hank & Eunice Veenhuis on a tour of Ireland & Scotland. Perfect emerald green landscapes define the rugged beauty of Scotland and Ireland - home to grand castles and enduring myths and legends. Visit the Scottish Highlands, kiss the Blarney Stone and enjoy a scenic drive around the Ring of Kerry. Enjoy Scotland's natural beauty and centuries-old heritage and you will soon learn why the Irish say if you're lucky enough to be Irish, you're lucky enough...

Tour Information

Your Tour Includes:

  • Fully escorted from Halifax, NS
  • Airline baggage fees
  • Local tour guide upon arrival in Ireland to departure from Scotland
  • Luxury motor coach transportation from arrival in Ireland to departure from Scotland
  • 14 nights hotel accommodations as per itinerary
  • Sightseeing as listed in itinerary
  • Meals as listed in itinerary
Your Tour Does Not Include:
  • Return airfare from Halifax, NS - can be purchased one year prior to departure
  • Transportation to and from Halifax Stanfield International Airport
  • Additional Sightseeing not listed in itinerary
  • Additional Meals not listed in itinerary
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Travel insurance (highly recommended - please contact Atlantic Tours for your quote)
  • Customary gratuities for your tour guide and driver

DAY 1- Tuesday, October 1, 2019: Halifax to Dublin
Meet your Tour Escorts and traveling companions at the Stanfield International Airport in Halifax, NS for your overnight flight to Ireland

DAY 2- Wednesday, October 2, 2019: Arrive in Dublin (D)
Upon arrival in Dublin, you will be met at the airport by your local tour escort
City tour of Dublin
Guided tour of Guinness Brewery

DAY 3- Thursday, October 3, 2019: Blarney - Kinsale (B, D)
Rock of Cashel
Blarney Castle and a chance to "Kiss the Blarney Stone"
Overnight in Kinsale

DAY 4- Friday, October 4, 2019: West Cork - Mizen Head - Kenmare - Killarney (B, D)
Mizen Head - the most southerly point of Ireland
Maritime Museum
Ring of Kerry
Two-night stay in Killarney

DAY 5- Saturday, October 5, 2019: The Dingle Peninsula (B)
Brian de Staic Studio - specializing in Celtic Jewelry
Slea Head
Free time in Dingle

DAY 6- Sunday, October 6, 2019: Tralee - Shannon Ferry - Cliffs of Moher - Galway (B, D)
Shannon Ferry to Killimer
Cliffs of Moher
Two-night stay in Galway City

DAY 7- Monday, October 7, 2019: The Aran Islands (B)
Ferry to Inishmore - the largest of the Aran Islands
Tour of Inishmore
Dun Aonghasa

DAY 8- Tuesday, October 8, 2019: Galway - Sligo - Donegal (B, D)
Knock Shrine
Benbulben Mountain
River Erne - famous for Parian China
Overnight in Donegal

DAY 9- Wednesday, October 9, 2019: Derry - Giant's Causeway - Belfast (B, D)
Derry City
Derry Peace Bridge
Antrim Coast Road Drive
Giant's Causeway
Overnight in Belfast

DAY 10- Thursday, October 10, 2019: Belfast City - Scotland (B, D)
Guided tour of Belfast
Titanic Belfast
Ferry across the North Atlantic to Scotland
Overnight in Glasgow

DAY 11- Friday, October 11, 2019: Glasgow City - Ben Nevis Distillery - Forth William (B, D)
Guided tour of Glasgow
Glasgow Catherdral
Ben Nevis Distillery tour & tasting
Overnight in Forth William

DAY 12- Saturday, October 12, 2019: Isle of Skye - Inverness (B, D)
Ferry to Isle of Skye - voted 4th best island in the world by National Geographic
Clan Donald Centre at Armdale Castle
Eilean Donan Castle
Loch Ness
Overnight in Inverness

DAY 13- Sunday, October 13, 2019: Culloden - Pitlochry - St. Andrews - Edinburgh (B, D)
Culloden Visitor Centre
Grampian Mountains
Overnight in Edinburgh for a two-night stay

DAY 14- Monday, October 14, 2019: Edinburgh City Tour (B, D)
Guided tour of Edinburgh City
Palace of Holyrood House - the official Scottish residence of her Majesty the Queen
Edinburgh Castle
Spirit of Scotland show at the Jam House - a traditional evening of song and dance accompanied by a selection of Scottish food

DAY 15- Tuesday, October 15, 2019: Free Day in Edinburgh (B)
Enjoy a free day in Edinburgh exploring on your own
Transfer to Glasgow for your final overnight

DAY 16- Wednesday, October 16, 2019:
Transfer to the airport for your return flight to Halifax with fond memories of Ireland and Scotland


Per person rates in Canadian funds (no tax) - Land Only:

$5419 $7179

Airfare cannot be booked until one year prior to departure. Atlantic Tours guarantees to quote you the lowest possible airfare available at that time. Please note that airfare is not included in the prices above

*Up to 4 single supplement packages available at this rate

**save an extra 2% when you pay by cash or cheque**

Payments & Deposits: $1000 non-refundable per-person deposit is due at the time of booking. Balance of payment must be paid 120 days prior to departure.

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