PENN STATE V. UCF

PENN STATE V. UCF

PENN STATE V. UCF IN IRELAND
August 2014
Minimum 2 Tour Members

INEXPENSIVE TOUR from $990 per person sharing
6 Day Itinerary

Itinerary
TOUR ITINERARY

 

27th August – Galway
Welcome to Ireland! Arrive at Dublin Airport this morning for the start of your “Journey Through Ireland”. Our driver-guide will meet you in arrivals at Dublin Airport and you will begin your tour to the West of Ireland.  En-route we will stop to visit Kilbeggan Distillery which is the oldest distillery in Ireland. Discover the history of the distillery and learn about the making of Irish Whiskey. Of course no visit would be complete without a taste of Kilbeggan’s finest!
Continue towards Galway City where you will enjoy a panoramic tour of the city and its highlights. Galway City is a thriving, bohemian, cultural city. The city is a joy to explore with its labyrinthine cobbled streets, colorful shop facades and busy café/ bar culture.

Accommodation at Eyre Square Hotel. Located at the heart of Galway city centre, set back from Eyre Square, this vibrant hotel is the perfect base for exploring the City of the Tribes.

28th August – Clare
Depart from Galway today and travel through the Burren, an eerie expanse of land scraped bare by the glaciers during the Ice Age. Enjoy some time at the stunning Cliffs of Moher which soar over 700 feet over the pounding waves of the Atlantic Ocean. Tour on to the village of Bunratty where you will visit Bunratty Folk Park. This park is a living reconstruction of the homes and environment of Ireland of over a century ago. Roam through the park and see the rural farmhouses, village shops and streets which have been recreated and furnished to a time that once was. This evening enjoy a feast and entertainment at the traditional Irish Night in Bunratty.

Accommodation at The Inn at Dromoland. Situated on the renowned Dromoland Castle Estate within 1500 acres of wooded countryside, you will enjoy the experience of a stay in the Irish countryside.

29th August – Dublin
Today we head back to Dublin, enroute we visit the National Stud and Gardens. The world renowned National Stud is home to some of Ireland’s finest thoroughbreds. The stud also boasts a fascinating horse museum, which explores the history of Ireland’s long standing relationship with her horses. The Japanese Gardens were planned to symbolise the life of man from the cradle to the grave, they are considered the finest of their kind in Europe. Next it’s on to Newbridge Silver and Museum of Style. For 70 years, Newbridge Silverware has been designing and producing quality giftware and tableware. The museum features signature pieces from Ireland’s most notable designers and showcases artefacts associated with some of the most legendary stars of the silver screen including Audrey Hepburn and Marilyn Monroe. On arrival in Dublin you will be transferred to your hotel located on the outskirts of Dublin City at the 18th century St Patrick’s College in Maynooth where you will enjoy striking architecture and beautiful grounds of the campus.

Accommodation at Maynooth Campus Accommodation – 3 nights

30th August – Dublin
Game Day today! Tranfer included from your hotel to Croke Park Stadium in time for the game.
Own arrangements after the game with time to enjoy the pubs & clubs of Dublin.

 

31st August – Dublin
Enjoy a city tour of Ireland’s capital. Highlights of this afternoons tour include Trinity College where you will see the famous ‘Book of Kells’, and no trip to Dublin would be complete without a stop at Guinness Storehouse where you will get to sample a pint of the “Black Stuff” in the gravity bar with panoramic views of Dublin. Enjoy some time in the city of Dublin before returning to your accommodation.

 

1st September 
DEPART FOR HOME
Transfer to Dublin Airport in time for your return flight.

Slan Leat!

Tour Information

YOUR PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • Accommodation in room with private bathroom
  • Round Trip Motor Coach to/from airport
  • Luxury Touring
  • Coach throughout your stay in Ireland with Bord Failte Appoved Driver Guide
  • 5 nights Hotel Accommodation
  • 5 Days Touring and Sightseeing
  • Traditional Irish Night
  • Game Ticket

Tour Details are subject to change

 

 

Tour Dates

 

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Call us at 1-800-828-0826 or email info@journeythroughireland.com

 

 

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