Day 1: Arrive in Dublin, Ireland
Arrive into Ireland’s vibrant capital, Dublin where you will be met by your welcoming Journey Through Ireland guide. Relax into your comfortable seat on our luxury coach and enjoy the sights on your way to the stunning K Club Hotel and Golf Course in Kildare
Accommodation: 5*K Club Hotel, Kildare, 2 nights
Day 2: Kildare
You will play at the K Club Golf Course. Designed by Arnold Palmer, The Palmer Ryder Cup Course and The Smurfit Course are considered two of Europe’s finest Championship Courses. No golf trip to Ireland is complete without following in the footsteps of the greats and playing at a venue where you can play both the Ryder Cup and European Open golf courses.
Day 3: Kilkenny
We will make our way to the stunning Mount Juliet Golf Course in Kilkenny. Ranked number 15 in the top golf courses in Ireland it is a must for any golf enthusiast. Mount Juliet was designed by Jack Nicklaus and first opened in 1991 and since then has been a firm favourite among amateurs and professionals alike. Set in a world of its own, on lush parkland in the south east of Ireland, the course is both captivating and memorable.
Accommodation: 5*Mount Juliet,Kilkenny, 1 night
Day 4: Cork
Enjoy the stunning scenery of County Cork as we make our way to the unique and beautiful Fota Island Resort and Golf Course. Located in the heart of a 780 acre estate which is included in “The Inventory of Outstanding Landscapes in Ireland”. The splendid woodlands are woven into three challenging championship courses which are very much in the traditional mode, featuring strategically placed bunkers and undulating putting surfaces designed by greats such as Christy O’Connor Jr. – Nov 2005.
Accommodation: 5* Fota Island, 2 nights
Day 5: Cork
Depart for Old Head Links Golf Course in Cork, built on a 220 acre diamond of land, jutting out over two miles into the Atlantic Ocean. The promontory is almost an island with numerous caves running beneath your feet as you play the course. The links and practice area occupy 180 acres and the remaining 40 acres of unspoilt cliff (rising in places to over 300 feet) frame the course.The course is a par 72 and stretches out over 7,200 yards. Nine holes play along the cliff tops, and all eighteen holes provide stunning ocean views. With the ever-changing sea breezes, the course provides a stern test to the touring pro and the high handicapper alike. .
Day 6: Kerry
Our next stop is the Waterville Links Golf Course in the Ring of Kerry, rated among the top 5 courses in Ireland and the top 20 courses in the World. A challenging course combining sand dunes, gorse and native grasses, firm fairways, sod faced bunkers and subtle putting surfaces all intertwined by the ever changing weather and surrounded by dramaric sea views ensure a memorable and enjoyable round of golf. Forget the lob wedge. Think bump and run and creative shot making. Are you ready to walk in the footsteps of Irelands earliest golfers?
Accommodation: 4* Killarney Park Hotel, Killarney, 2 nights
Day 7: Kerry
Appreciate the scenically spectacular landscape of Kerry as we make our way to Ballybunion Golf Course, located on the North West coast of County Kerry, on a beautiful stretch of sand dunes overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Rated 19th in the Top 100 Global Listing the course exudes a majestic feel that cannot be compared to any other course on earth. With beautifully contoured fairways that tumble down through a blanket of grassy dunes both the it is a pleasure to play. The Old Course requires shot-making, placement and trajectory control and is a wonderful challenge from start to finish.
Day 8: Depart Ireland
This morning you are transferred to Shannon airport for your return flight home, where you can share your stories of Ireland and golfing tips. Slan Leat!