JOIN AUTHOR CARLENE O’CONNOR AND MYSELF IN THE EMERALD ISLE
May 26-June 9, 2020
$3,600.00 LAND ONLY per person based on double occupancy
$550 single supplement
Non-refundable deposit of 10% holds your place on the tour!
40 seats available
Coach and Driver, Guide(s), all visits and entrances according to itinerary, 13 nights accommodations with daily breakfast and dinner, Medieval Dinner, entrance to the Highland Games in Killarney. Lots of fun as you try to solve mysteries to win prizes along the way!
Tuesday May 26, 2020 – TRAVEL DAY TO IRELAND
Wednesday May 27, 2020 – Arrival into Dublin – preferably morning arrival. Depart the airport and head to Malahide where our Guide tells all but the ghosts and fantasies of Ireland. Welcome Dinner at Hotel – City Center Hotel
Thursday May 28, 2020 – Breakfast included at Hotel. After a morning walking tour, head out to Sean’s Pub for a late lunch before you enjoy the rest of your evening in the city. Dinner included at hotel (can have dinner on own in city)
Friday May 29, 2020 – Breakfast included at Hotel. Heading into Northern Ireland today. It’s a day in Belfast today! Take a city tour via coach, stop in at the Titanic Museum before we turn you loose in the city! Dinner included at the Hotel, or enjoy an evening on your own in the city.
Saturday May 30, 2020 Visits to Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge and Giant’s Causeway before we make our way to our hotel in Donegal. Dinner included at our Hotel.
Sunday May 31, 2020 – Breakfast included at Hotel. Enjoy your free time in Donegal today! Dinner included at Hotel.
Monday June 1, 2020 – Breakfast included at Hotel. It’s a morning visit to Beleek Pottery today, then off to Yeats Grave before we venture into the Knockma Forest. We will overnight in Galway tonight. Dinner included at Hotel.
Tuesday June 2, 2020 – Breakfast included at Hotel. We venture into the Connemara region today. With a visit to Connemara Marble Factory, Connemara Lady and the Killary Fjord. Onward to Kylemore Abbey, a great spot for a Group Picture!! Back to our hotel in Galway tonight. Dinner included or a night on your own in the city.
Wednesday June 3, 2020 – Breakfast included at Hotel. Today it’s the Burren region. Spend some time at the Cliffs of Moher before we head to Bunratty Castle and Folk Park. We will take you to our hotel to freshen up before we return you to Bunratty for our Medieval Dinner. Enjoy your night in the Castle! We overnight in Limerick.
Thursday June 4, 2020 – It’s a full day to visit the Irish Village of Kilmallock, Carlene tells us all bout the quaint village she wrote about in the books, meet her friends and enjoy a traditional Irish lunch. Possible dinner in a local pub tonight.
Friday June 5, 2020 – Breakfast included at Hotel. Witness the beauty of the Ring of Kerry, visit Kells Sheep Farm! Enjoy seeing how an authentic Irish Sheep Farmer works with their sheep dogs! Molls Gap & Ladies View are two beautiful viewing points we will be stopping at before we end our day at our hotel in Killarney where Dinner will be included.
Saturday June 6, 2020 – Today is the first day of the Master’s Scottish Highland Games!! After breakfast at the hotel, head on out to the games and enjoy a fun day out! Optional: If you prefer not to spend the day at the games, we will be providing transportation to the Dingle Peninsula today with a visit to Kilmalkader an early Christian and Medieval site. Visiting Dingle Town will also be included. Back to our hotel in Killarney. Dinner included at Hotel or on your own in the city.
Sunday June 7, 2020 – Breakfast included at Hotel. It’s Game Day today! Our driver gets a well deserved day off today, so you will be able to spend all day at the games and/or spend time in the city. Anything optional is not included today. Dinner will be included at the hotel or on your own in the city tonight.
Monday June 8, 2020 – We transfer back to Dublin today. Breakfast included at Hotel before we head out to the lovely town of Cork where you will get a city tour via coach then time to spend on your own. Of course the day will not be complete until we make a stop at Blarney Castle and Stone. Back in Dublin we will be staying close to the airport tonight with a farewell dinner included at your hotel.
Tuesday June 9, 2020 – Its transfer day. Time to head out of the beautiful country of Ireland. For those heading to Scotland I’ll have another plan set up for us! For those finishing the tour, we will see you off and wish you well!