2024 – 7 Day Best Of Ireland South – Tour B6 Nights / 11 Meals

This is your opportunity to discover all of Southern Ireland’s most-talked-about destinations. With a guided walk through Dublin’s Trinity College, a ride through Killarney National Park by jaunting car, a cruise on Dingle Bay, and a once-in-a-lifetime photo opp at the Cliffs of Moher, you’ll instantly fall in love with this part of the Emerald Isle.

2024 Best of Ireland South (Tour B) - 7 Days/6 Nights

Duration: 7 Days

Price: Starts from $1945 USD

Itineraries

Day 1: Independent Exploration in Dublin
Explore Dublin independently onboard the Hop-On, Hop-Off bus tour and see this vibrant city of Georgian squares, bustling pubs, and the River Liffey. Choose a visit to one of Dublin’s top attractions using your voucher: the Guinness Storehouse, EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, or the GPO Museum. You are free to explore the restaurants and pubs of the city center, or return to your hotel, for independent dining as you wish.

Day 2: Dublin Tour | Teeling Whiskey Distillery
Enjoy a free morning in Dublin for further independent sightseeing with the included vouchers. Meet your guide at 2:00 PM in the hotel lobby and set off on a panoramic tour of Dublin city center. Visit the award-winning Teeling Distillery. This new distillery in the heart of the city was Dublin’s first distillery to open in 125 years. Return to your hotel for a welcome drink and dinner with your group. (B, D)

Day 3: Sheepdog Demonstration | Blarney Castle | Killarney
Relax and enjoy the farmlands of the picturesque midlands. Savor farm life as you visit a traditional farm; enjoy homemade scones with tea, and watch trained dogs show off their skills herding sheep. Visit Blarney Castle to kiss the famous “Stone of Eloquence” or explore the tranquil gardens. Travel through Macroom and into County Kerry where the scenery becomes more mountainous. Arrive in the charming town of Killarney. (B, D)

Day 4: Dingle Peninsula | Traditional Irish Dinner at Muckross Schoolhouse
Discover the glorious Dingle Peninsula; the rugged coastline provides some of Ireland’s most spectacular vistas. Travel to Slea Head at the westernmost tip of the peninsula for awesome views of the Atlantic Ocean. Enjoy an evening of traditional Irish entertainment over dinner at Muckross Schoolhouse. (B, D)

Day 5: Jaunting Car Ride | Adare | Limerick Panoramic Tour
Take a traditional horse-drawn jaunting car through the Killarney National Park to Ross Castle and Kenmare Estate. Visit Moriarty’s in the Gap of Dunloe, a CIE Tours preferred shopping partner. Stop in the picturesque village of Adare, with its thatched cottages and colorful garden, before proceeding to Limerick for a panoramic tour. Dine at a medieval-style feast, where lords and ladies will serenade you with songs and music from days of yore. (B, D)

Day 6: Cliffs of Moher | Galway
Travel along the coast of County Clare to the spectacular Cliffs of Moher, soaring 700 feet above the churning Atlantic. Drive through the austerely beautiful landscape of the Burren on your way to Galway. Join a local guide in Galway for a walking tour of this thriving historic city; see its charming medieval streetscape, filled with small local shops and cafes, and many street musicians. Return to your hotel in Clare for dinner. (B, D)

Day 7: Tour Ends in Shannon
Your tour ends in Shannon after breakfast. (B)

Highlights

CIE Tours Exclusives:

  • Step back in time at Muckross Schoolhouse, showing the experience of schoolchildren of the past. Learn your cúpla focal (few words) in a fun Irish-language lesson before enjoying a private dinner with entertainment.

Trip Highlights:

  • Blarney Castle
  • Dingle Peninsula
  • Teeling Whiskey Distillery
  • Sheepdog Demonstration
  • Muckross Schoolhouse
  • Jaunting Car Ride in Killarney
  • Medieval Castle Banquet

Dining Experiences:

  • 6 Breakfasts (B), and 5 Dinners (D)

Hotels:

  • Talbot Hotel Stillorgan | Dublin (2)
  • Scotts Hotel | Killarney (2)
  • The Inn at Dromoland | Newmarket-on-Fergus (2)

Best of Ireland 7 Day Tour B

Hotels

Best of Ireland South (Tour B) - 7 days/6 nights Land tour
SupplierNameSupplierRating DescriptionImage
SupplierName Talbot Hotel StillorganSupplierRating **** This hotel offers 150 air-conditioned, modern guest rooms with all conveniences for a comfortable stay. Enjoy the award-winning restaurant for breakfasts and dinners while the bar provides a place to relax with a drink or casual meal. Keep up your exercise program in the White Pebble Day Spa and gym. Located on Stillorgan Road on the south side of Dublin city, this hotel is 4 miles from the city center. Served by frequent city bus services and taxis.
SupplierName Talbot Hotel StillorganSupplierRating **** This hotel offers 150 air-conditioned, modern guest rooms with all conveniences for a comfortable stay. Enjoy the award-winning restaurant for breakfasts and dinners while the bar provides a place to relax with a drink or casual meal. Keep up your exercise program in the White Pebble Day Spa and gym. Located on Stillorgan Road on the south side of Dublin city, this hotel is 4 miles from the city center. Served by frequent city bus services and taxis.
SupplierName Scotts HotelSupplierRating **** The hotel offers 105 spacious guest rooms featuring free Wi-Fi, private bathroom, tea/coffee- making facilities and flat-screen TV. Soft and crisp duvets, snug throws, soft natural daylight and rich furnishings combine to create a sense of relaxation. Dine in the elegant Courtyard Restaurant or enjoy a casual snack in the relaxed, spacious Scotts Bar, where live music is performed at weekends. The family-run hotel is located in the center of Killarney town.
SupplierName Scotts HotelSupplierRating **** The hotel offers 105 spacious guest rooms featuring free Wi-Fi, private bathroom, tea/coffee- making facilities and flat-screen TV. Soft and crisp duvets, snug throws, soft natural daylight and rich furnishings combine to create a sense of relaxation. Dine in the elegant Courtyard Restaurant or enjoy a casual snack in the relaxed, spacious Scotts Bar, where live music is performed at weekends. The family-run hotel is located in the center of Killarney town.
SupplierName The Inn at DromolandSupplierRating *** This modern hotel is located on the wooded countryside of the Dromoland Castle Estate. The hotel features spacious rooms that are decorated in a traditional manner. There is a health and fitness club, indoor swimming pool, and multiple restaurants on the premise. Enjoy and elegant meal at Deerfield’s Restaurant, a casual meal in Shannigan’s Gastro Pub, or treat yourself to some afternoon tea.
SupplierName The Inn at DromolandSupplierRating *** This modern hotel is located on the wooded countryside of the Dromoland Castle Estate. The hotel features spacious rooms that are decorated in a traditional manner. There is a health and fitness club, indoor swimming pool, and multiple restaurants on the premise. Enjoy and elegant meal at Deerfield’s Restaurant, a casual meal in Shannigan’s Gastro Pub, or treat yourself to some afternoon tea.
BegDepEndDep SaleStatusDisplayStatusPrice
BegDep 2024-03-02 EndDep 2024-03-02 SaleStatus Cancelled DisplayStatus Price 1945 USD
BegDep 2024-03-09 EndDep 2024-03-09 SaleStatus Internal DisplayStatus Last Minute Special - Guaranteed Price 1945 USD
BegDep 2024-03-21 EndDep 2024-03-21 SaleStatus Cancelled DisplayStatus Small Group Price 2145 USD
BegDep 2024-03-30 EndDep 2024-03-30 SaleStatus Cancelled DisplayStatus Price 1945 USD
BegDep 2024-04-04 EndDep 2024-04-04 SaleStatus Cancelled DisplayStatus Price 2045 USD
BegDep 2024-04-11 EndDep 2024-04-11 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Guaranteed Price 2045 USD
BegDep 2024-04-13 EndDep 2024-04-13 SaleStatus Internal DisplayStatus Last Minute Special - Guaranteed Small Group Price 2245 USD
BegDep 2024-04-25 EndDep 2024-04-25 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Last Minute Special - Guaranteed Price 2045 USD
BegDep 2024-04-27 EndDep 2024-04-27 SaleStatus Cancelled DisplayStatus Price 2045 USD
BegDep 2024-05-04 EndDep 2024-05-04 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Last Minute Special - Guaranteed Price 2195 USD
BegDep 2024-05-09 EndDep 2024-05-09 SaleStatus Cancelled DisplayStatus Small Group Price 2495 USD
BegDep 2024-05-11 EndDep 2024-05-11 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Guaranteed Price 2195 USD
BegDep 2024-05-18 EndDep 2024-05-18 SaleStatus Sold Out DisplayStatus Price 2195 USD
BegDep 2024-05-23 EndDep 2024-05-23 SaleStatus Sold Out DisplayStatus Guaranteed Small Group Price 2495 USD
BegDep 2024-05-25 EndDep 2024-05-25 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Guaranteed Price 2195 USD
BegDep 2024-05-30 EndDep 2024-05-30 SaleStatus Sold Out DisplayStatus Guaranteed Price 2195 USD
BegDep 2024-06-06 EndDep 2024-06-06 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Guaranteed Price 2345 USD
BegDep 2024-06-08 EndDep 2024-06-08 SaleStatus Sold Out DisplayStatus Guaranteed Small Group Price 2645 USD
BegDep 2024-06-15 EndDep 2024-06-15 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Last Minute Special - Guaranteed Price 2345 USD
BegDep 2024-06-20 EndDep 2024-06-20 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Guaranteed Small Group Price 2645 USD
BegDep 2024-06-22 EndDep 2024-06-22 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Price 2345 USD
BegDep 2024-06-29 EndDep 2024-06-29 SaleStatus Sold Out DisplayStatus Guaranteed Price 2345 USD
BegDep 2024-07-04 EndDep 2024-07-04 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Guaranteed Price 2345 USD
BegDep 2024-07-11 EndDep 2024-07-11 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Guaranteed Price 2345 USD
BegDep 2024-07-13 EndDep 2024-07-13 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Small Group Price 2645 USD
BegDep 2024-07-18 EndDep 2024-07-18 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Price 2345 USD
BegDep 2024-07-25 EndDep 2024-07-25 SaleStatus Sold Out DisplayStatus Guaranteed Small Group Price 2645 USD
BegDep 2024-08-03 EndDep 2024-08-03 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Guaranteed Price 2345 USD
BegDep 2024-08-10 EndDep 2024-08-10 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Small Group Price 2645 USD
BegDep 2024-08-15 EndDep 2024-08-15 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Price 2345 USD
BegDep 2024-08-29 EndDep 2024-08-29 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Guaranteed Price 2345 USD
BegDep 2024-09-05 EndDep 2024-09-05 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Guaranteed Price 2345 USD
BegDep 2024-09-14 EndDep 2024-09-14 SaleStatus Sold Out DisplayStatus Guaranteed Small Group Price 2645 USD
BegDep 2024-09-19 EndDep 2024-09-19 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Price 2345 USD
BegDep 2024-09-26 EndDep 2024-09-26 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Guaranteed Price 2345 USD
BegDep 2024-10-03 EndDep 2024-10-03 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Price 2145 USD
BegDep 2024-10-12 EndDep 2024-10-12 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Small Group Price 2345 USD
BegDep 2024-10-17 EndDep 2024-10-17 SaleStatus Open DisplayStatus Price 2145 USD
BegDep 2024-10-19 EndDep 2024-10-19 SaleStatus Sold Out DisplayStatus Price 2145 USD
2023 – 12 Day Scottish Isles & Glens11 Nights / 18 Meals2025 – 7 Day Taste of Britain6 Nights – 8 Meals

EMAIL SIGN UP!