2018 - 13 Day Scottish & Irish Dream

4 Star Vacation - 12 Nights - 23 Meals

Highlights
Authentic Local Experiences:
  • Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 29 to August 19 departures.
  • Experience the magic of Scotland's magnificent scenery as you relax on a cruise of Loch Lomond.
  • Watch as a farmer directs his highly skilled dogs in a sheep herding demonstration.Trip Highlights:
  • Blarney Castle
  • Cliffs of Moher
  • Edinburgh Castle
  • Inveraray Castle
  • Isle of Skye
  • Skellig Experience
  • St Andrews
  • Titanic Belfast

    Dining Experiences:

  • Nine dinners including a Scottish evening in Edinburgh, a medieval castle banquet, and Merry Ploughboy Pub dinner and show.

    Hotels:

  • Jurys Inn Glasgow
    Glasgow (1 night)
  • Isles of Glencoe Hotel
    Ballachilish (1 night)
  • Newton Hotel
    Nairn (1 night)
  • Atholl Palace Hotel
    Pitlochry (2 night)
  • Macdonald Holyrood Hotel
    Edinburgh (2 nights)
  • Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge
    Dublin (2 nights)
  • Killarney Towers Hotel
    Killarney (2 nights)
  • Bunratty Castle Hotel
    Bunratty (1 night)

    All CIE Tours Include:

  • Sightseeing by luxury coach
  • Professional tour director
  • Full daily breakfasts (except Day 1)
  • Welcome get-together drink
  • Audio headsets
  • Free Wi-Fi on coaches
  • Deluxe documents wallet and backpack
  • All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person
  • Call 561 703 0064 for more information or to book today! Mention code 13454151

    Tour Operator
    CIE Tours
    Offer
    Offer valid through 9/30/2017
    Duration
    13 Days
    Escorted
    Escorted - Yes
    DayDestinationDescription
    Day 1GlasgowGLASGOW CITY TOUR : Tour begins 2:30 PM, Glasgow hotel. Your guide will lead you on an introductory tour of central Glasgow. See the main attractions including parks and squares and view extensive art collections at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. Join your group for a welcome drink before dinner.
    (D)
    Day 2BallachilishLOCH LOMOND & INVERARAY CASTLE : Embark on a short cruise of Loch Lomond to appreciate views of Highland peaks. Take a stroll through Inveraray before touring Inveraray Castle which you may recognize from the Downton Abbey series. Drive through Glen Coe, often considered one of Scotland's most spectacular and beautiful places, and on to the coast in Ballachulish.
    (B, D)
    Day 3NairnISLE OF SKYE & CLAN DONALD CENTRE : Travel on the scenic "Road to the Isles," stopping for photos at the Glenfinnan Monument. Ferry to the Isle of Skye to visit the Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle. Back on the mainland stop for photos at the famous Eilean Donan Castle and keep your eyes open as you travel along the shores of Loch Ness. End the day at your hotel in Nairn, a manor house property set in spacious grounds near the North Sea.
    (B, D)
    Day 4PitlochryCULLODEN BATTLEFIELD & SHEEPDOGS : Visit the Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre to learn about the battle which took place on 16th April 1746 when British Government forces defeated the army of Prince Charles Edward Stuart. Walk around the moorland to see monuments commemorating troops. Immerse yourself in farm life at a local farm where a sheepdog demonstration showcases the keen skills of specially trained dogs. Travel to your gracious manor-style hotel near Pitlochry.
    (B, D)
    Day 5PitlochryBLAIR CASTLE & WHISKY TASTING : Visit Blair Castle, home of the Dukes and Earls of Atholl. Dating back to 1269, the castle has been transformed through the ages, from a strong medieval fortress to a Victorian castle in the baronial style. Go behind the scenes at Blair Athol Distillery to learn about whisky making and sample a "wee dram" after your tour. Spend the afternoon at leisure to explore the hotel gardens, museum and facilities or browse around the town of Pitlochry.
    (B, D)
    Day 6EdinburghGLAMIS CASTLE & ST ANDREWS GOLF : The legendary setting of Macbeth and childhood home of the late Queen Mother awaits. After touring Glamis Castle, drive across the modern Tay Bridge to St Andrews, the "Home of Golf." See the famous Royal and Ancient Clubhouse and the Old Course on a panoramic drive. Or browse through the medieval town with its ruined cathedral and castle. In Edinburgh, Scotland's capital, enjoy a Scottish evening with dinner, haggis, bagpipes and kilts.
    (B, D)
    Day 7EdinburghEDINBURGH CASTLE & CITY TOUR : Compare and contrast the wide streets and elegant mansions of the Georgian 200-year-old "New Town" with the narrow lanes and medieval townhouses along the Royal Mile, the oldest part of the city on a tour of Edinburgh. Visit the imposing Edinburgh Castle and admire splendid views. Spend the afternoon and evening at leisure. On July 29 to August 19 departures enjoy the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle.
    (B)
    Day 8DublinTITANIC BELFAST & VIBRANT DUBLIN : Embark on a ferry ride to Belfast and enjoy lunch on board. Immerse yourself in the history of the Titanic through state-of-the-art displays at Titanic Belfast. Tonight in Dublin, check out some of the local pubs or restaurants for independent dining.
    (B, L)
    Day 9DublinDUBLIN TOURING & MERRY PLOUGHBOY PUB : The morning is yours to explore Dublin. The open-top bus tour is a great option - use your included vouchers to see the sites. Meet your local guide at 1:45 p.m. in the hotel lobby and set off to see Trinity College, public buildings, tranquil parks and rows of Georgian houses. Take a guided tour through historic Dublin Castle, the historic heart of Dublin. A traditional Irish dinner and show at Merry Ploughboy Pub will wrap up your day.
    (B, D)
    Day 10KillarneyBLARNEY CASTLE & KILLARNEY : Head to the stately Rock of Cashel for memorable photos. Gain the gift of gab when you kiss the famous "Stone of Eloquence" at Blarney Castle. Treat yourself to quality Irish goods at the Blarney Woollen Mills before heading to Killarney, picturesquely set beside lakes and mountains. After dinner, you may like to head to a "singing pub" in this fun town.
    (B, D)
    Day 11KillarneyRING OF KERRY & SKELLIG EXPERIENCE : The Ring of Kerry drive - a winding route with awesome mountain and coastline views - will provide you many photo opportunities. Enjoy lunch before crossing to Valentia Island and the Skellig Experience which describes nearby islands. A sheepdog demonstration will highlight how highly skilled dogs interact with a farmer to herd flocks of sheep. Spend a free evening in Killarney.
    (B, L)
    Day 12BunrattyCLIFFS OF MOHER & MEDIEVAL CASTLE BANQUET : Take a ferry ride across the River Shannon Estuary and view the Cliffs of Moher, a spectacular wall of sandstone that reaches 700 feet above the Atlantic Ocean. Check in to Bunratty Castle Hotel, relax and enjoy free time. Head out for a memorable medieval-style feast complete with songs and harp music, evocative of the Middle Ages.
    (B, D)
    Day 13Tour Ends in DublinTOUR ENDS IN DUBLIN : Your tour ends after breakfast.
    (B)

    B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner

    Dates/Pricing

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    DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
    03/25/2018$2,760.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    04/01/2018$2,970.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    04/15/2018$2,970.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    04/20/2018$2,970.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    04/22/2018$2,970.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    04/27/2018$3,135.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    04/29/2018$3,135.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    05/04/2018$3,295.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    05/06/2018$3,295.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    05/11/2018$3,295.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    05/18/2018$3,295.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    05/25/2018$3,335.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    05/27/2018$3,335.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    06/01/2018$3,370.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    06/15/2018$3,370.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    06/17/2018$3,370.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    06/22/2018$3,370.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    06/24/2018$3,370.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    06/29/2018$3,370.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    07/06/2018$3,370.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    07/13/2018$3,370.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    07/15/2018$3,370.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    07/20/2018$3,370.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    07/27/2018$3,370.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    08/10/2018$3,710.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    08/12/2018$3,710.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    08/19/2018$3,710.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    08/24/2018$3,490.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    09/09/2018$3,375.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    09/16/2018$3,375.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    09/23/2018$3,375.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    09/30/2018$3,225.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    10/05/2018$3,055.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    10/07/2018$3,055.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    10/12/2018$3,055.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    10/14/2018$3,055.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    10/19/2018$3,055.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    10/21/2018$3,055.00* (USD) / 13 days Glasgow to Shannon : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    Lodging
    Jurys Inn Glasgow, Glasgow (1 night)
    Isles of Glencoe Hotel, Ballachilish (1 night)
    Newton Hotel, Nairn (1 night)
    Atholl Palace Hotel, Pitlochry (2 night)
    Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh (2 nights)
    Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge, Dublin (2 nights)
    Killarney Towers Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)
    Bunratty Castle Hotel, Bunratty (1 night)
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    Single room supplement: $670

    Tours


    • 2018 - 13 Day Scottish & Irish Dream

      From $2,760.00 (USD)

      HighlightsAuthentic Local Experiences:Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 29 to August 19 departures.

     
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