trip air transportation
• English speaking tour director throughout
• Accommodations in First Class and select
hotels in twin bedded rooms
with private bath
• Breakfast and dinner daily
• All transfers and sightseeing per itinerary
by private, deluxe motor
• Entrance fees for included features
• Taxes, tips and service charges for all
included features except tour
escort and driver
• Baggage handling included throughout the
tour for one suitcase per
person, irrespective of air carrier
• Items not
mentioned in itinerary
• Items of a person nature such
as passport fees
• Tips to tour escort and driver
• Beverages with dinner
• Additional baggage other than
one piece allowed
as mentioned in the itinerary
• Airport taxes, fees, Fuel
surcharges, and September 11th Security Fee
• Travel insurance
• Visas, etc.
| Day 1/ DEPARTURE
Depart the US on
overnight flight to Ireland.
Day 2/ IRELAND/ GALWAY
After arriving in Ireland, we travel from the airport
to your hotel in
Killarney. Balance of the day at leisure.
Day 3/ KILLARNEY/ RING OF
A full day of touring awaits you as you start off on
scenic drive, The Ring of Kerry. Travel through some
highest mountains, the MacGillycuddy Reeks, and view
the wild and
scenic Atlantic coastline. Drive through the charming
Cahirciveen and Derrynane. Finally, head back to
Killarney through a
mountain pass known as Moll’s Gap.
Day 4/ KILLARNEY/ WATERFORD
This morning, you will head east to Blarney Castle to
kiss the "Blarney
Stone," which will bless you with "the gift of
eloquence." Shop here at
the Woolen Mill for many traditional Irish products.
Cork on to Cobh. At the Heritage Center, you can trace
the history of
emigration from Ireland to the United States.
Day 5/ WATERFORD/ DUBLIN
Crystal Factory to see the cutting and polishing of
this world famous
product. Of course, there will be a shopping
opportunity before you
head north to Kilkenny. Visit the Castle, which dates
back to the 13th
century. Continue through County Kildare before
arriving in Dublin.
Day 6/ DUBLIN
morning, enjoy a
city sightseeing tour of Dublin, a great literary
city. It has given
the world many famous writers including 3 Nobel Prize
the 400-year-old Trinity College, the Alma Mater to
many of the great
Irish writers and poets. See the book of Kells, a
illuminated manuscript of
the Gospels dating from the 8th century. At Dublin
Castle, you will
visit the State Apartments and the Chapel. This
afternoon is free to
finish your shopping or perhaps do more sightseeing.
This evening, you
will have a special dinner at the Abbey Tavern, where
you will enjoy
traditional Irish music and singing.
DAY 7/ DUBLIN / GLASGOW /
the Dublin airport for your flight to Glasgow,
Scotland. Upon arrival,
you will continue to Oban, were you will take a ferry
to the island of
Mull, for dinner and overnight.
DAY 8/ MUL / IONA / OBAN
Today you leave early for a short ferry ride to the
island of Iona, an
early center of the Celtic church.
St. Columba and his disciples landed here from Ireland
in 536 AD, and
founded the famous monastery. Iona became a key center
for the spread
of Christianity throughout the northern part of
Britain. Then, we leave
Iona for Mull, and continue to Scotland’s charming
seaport of Oban, on
the Firth of Lorn, a popular tourist destination.
Enjoy this scenic
town, which is the gateway to the islands of the Inner
DAY 9/ OBAN / SCOTTISH
HIGHLANDS / ST.
via the Scottish Highlands to St. ANndrews, stopping
en route at Blair
Castle. We continue on to St. Andrews for an overnight
This morning, we enjoy sightseeing in St. Andrews,
Scotland’s Patron Saint.
You will visit the site of the ruins of the cathedral
which dates back
to 1160. We then proceed to Edinburgh, where we enjoy a
Scottish Folkloric dinner with entertainment.
DAY 11/ EDINBURGH
This morning, tour Edinburgh, the noble and historical
Scotland. As you travel “The Royal Mile” you will see
the medieval fortress perched above the city, John
Knox’s House, St.
Giles Cathedral and the Palace of Holyrood all
associated with Mary,
Queen of Scots. Continue along Princes Street, a main
thoroughfare, to the Sir Walter Scott Memorial.
Tonight you will attend
a presentation of the world renowned Military Tattoo.
DAY 12/ HOME
This morning, we transfer to the airport and bid
you depart for home. You will bring with you many fond
memories of your travels..