Save Up to $1,000CAD Per Person on 2022 Travel

    2022 Departures | Ireland, Britain, Italy and Iceland | Offer expires July 31, 2021

    Save Up to $1,000CAD Per Person on 2022 Travel with CIE Tours

    Price: $1,971CAD Per Person

    (based on double occupancy for featured tour departure)

    Savings: $219CAD Per Person

    Tour Itinerary: 2022 Irish Spirit Tour - Guided Coach Tour


    Photo: Visit Blarney Castle to kiss the famous "Stone of Eloquence"

    Travel with CIE Tours for the ultimate in value and excellence. Their All-In Inclusive Advantage means all excursions and most meals are included in the price. Plus enjoy great discounts on many of their departures. CIE Tours offers guided and private driver tours in all of their destinations, plus self-drive options in Ireland.

    And with CIE Tours, your travel is always worry-free.

    Highlights:

    • Visit Johnstown Castle, Slane Castle & Distillery, and spend 2-nights in Kilronan Castle
    • Visit Wexford and Sligo
    • Dine at the Abbey Tavern and tour Arigna Mines with a former coal miner


    Photo: Map of Irish Spirit Tour Itinerary

    Featured Itinerary - Irish Spirit Tour:

    Day 1: Dublin City Tour & EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum

    You tour starts at 2:00 PM at your hotel. Head out for a panoramic tour of Dublin with a local guide, seeing its grand Georgian buildings and squares, the River Liffey, and historic O'Connell Street. Visit the GPO Museum, possibly Ireland's most important historic building. Learn how this working post office was once the site of the influential rebellion that set Ireland on the path to independence. Have a welcome drink there, and then you will be free to discover the city and dine at your leisure.

    Day 2: Glendalough & Johnstown Castle 

    Set off for Glendalough, a valley in the beautiful Wicklow Mountains. Tour the picturesque ruins of the ancient monastery there; it thrived for centuries after being established by St Kevin in the sixth century. See several stone churches, large carved Celtic crosses, and an iconic round tower. Then, head to Wexford and visit Johnstown Castle, a romantic Gothic Revival castle in an idyllic setting. Tour the luxurious castle and its splendid gardens, both designed by one of the leading architects of the 19th century. Head on to your hotel for dinner with your group.

    Day 3: House of Waterford Crystal - Blarney Castle 

    Depart for Waterford, where you will visit the House of Wateford Crystal, a CIE Tours preferred shopping partner. Watch superb artisans create sparkling masterpieces on a factory tour. Next, visit Blarney Castle, where you can climb the winding staircase to kiss the famous Blarney Stone for the legendary gift of the gab, or enjoy the tranquil gardens. Take some free time and then head to Killarney, where you'll dine with your group in your hotel tonight.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

    Photo: A jaunting car ride through Killarney National Park

    Day 4: Jaunting Car Ride - Ring of Kerry Highlights - Kenmare

    Take a jaunting car ride through the Killarney National Park to Ross Castle for views of Lough Leane and the Macgillycuddy's Reeks. Head out to see the highlights of the Ring of Kerry, Ireland's famed scenic drive. Stop in the beautiful Gap of Dunloe to visit our CIE Tours preferred shopping partner, Moriarty's. Stop in the charming town of Kenmare for lunch, before returning to Killarney where you will enjoy the rest of the day and evening at your leisure.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

    Day 5: Cliffs of Moher - Kilronan Castle 

    Depart Killarney today and head north to the Cliffs of Moher. Visit the Cliffs, taking in the glorious views from 700 feet above the churning Atlantic below. Arrive at your accommodation for the next two nights, the fairytale Kilronan Castle, sitting on 40-acres of parkland. Lovingly restored in 2006, this beautiful castle hotel dates back to the 18th century and was home to the same family for three centuries. Dine with your group tonight in the splendid dinning room.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

    Day 6: Arigna Mining Experience - Sligo - Sheepdog Demonstration

    Visit the Arigna Mining Experience to explore the fascinating, arduous work of coal miners and discover the impact of the industry on the local area from the 1700s through the closure of the mine in 1990. Visit Sligo for some free time to explore. Next, immerse yourself in farm life, as you visit a traditional, family-owned farm in the shadow of beautiful Ben Bulben, the famed mountain that inspired William Butler Yeats. Watch skilled sheepdogs hard at work herding their flock. Return to enjoy your castle accommodations for the evening.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

    Day 7: Slane Castle - Slane Distillery - Newbridge House - Irish Night

    Visit Slane Castle and learn the colorful history of this estate, home to the Coyningham family since 1703, and how it has been the setting for legendary rock concerts by world-famous artists. Next, walk next door to Slane Distillery, housed in a 250-year-old farm building, for a tour and a tasting of their signature triple-casked whiskey. The Coyninghams teamed up with an historic American whiskey family to establish the distillery in 2016, with the goal of creating the most environmentally-friendly distillery in the world. Proceed on to Newbridge House and discover this magnificent Georgian house, with its ornate plasterwork and original furnishings and art. Head to Dublin, where you will delight in a lively evening of traditional Irish music, song and dance and dinner at the Abbey Tavern.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

    Day 8: Independent Touring in Dublin

    Day 9: Tour ends in Dublin

    Your tour ends after breakfast.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

    Explore the spectacular scenery of Ireland! Offer expires July 31, 2021!

    Terms And Conditions

    Use code MJ1021C to save 10% up to C$1000 per person, on the land portion of new 2021 & 2022 bookings reserved 6/30/2021-7/31/2021 departing 8/1/2021-12/31/22 including all Guided Coach Tours to Ireland, Britain, Iceland or Italy, Classic Itineraries Self-Drive and Classic Itineraries with Driver to Ireland. Use code PD800 to save 10% up to C$1000 per person on 2021 or 2022 Private Driver vacations to Ireland, Britain and Iceland reserved 6/30/2021-7/31/2021 departing 8/1/2021-12/31/22. Non-refundable C$250 per person deposit is required within 5-days of making the reservation. Discounts exclude Military Tattoo departures, Custom Private Groups, and Traveler’s Choice a la carte self-drive options. Discount not combinable with any other offer except a repeat guest incentive for verified past guests. To apply past guest incentive to a booking, contact your travel advisor. Modified discount available for Group Travel and deposits for Custom Private Group differ; contact your travel advisor for more information.Temporary changes to our standard terms and conditions regarding flexibility apply to new bookings for Ireland & Britain until further notice. Notice of change in travel plans must be given more than 30-days prior to departure; standard cancellation penalties apply for cancellation without rebooking or changes made less than 30-days prior to departure. Bookings can be changed to a different destination and/or to a different departure date prior to December 31, 2022 with no land penalty. Penalty waiver applies to the land portion of the booking only; airfares may be subject to penalties and/or change fees from the airline. If you choose a trip or departure that is more expensive than the original, you are responsible for the difference in price; if the trip or departure is less expensive than the original, a future travel credit will be issued for the difference in price. Does not apply to Traveler’s Choice Self-Drive Vacations. 2022 bookings can be changed for the period during which COVID-19 is still affecting travel and national or federal health agencies in your country of residence have either issued a warning to avoid non-essential travel to your destination due to COVID-19 or if the destination country is not open to travel. Flexibility for Group & Custom Private Driver Travel vary; contact your travel advisor details. Future travel credit has no cash value but is fully transferable. Offer dependent on space availability. May be withdrawn at any time.

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