Date
September 7 – 18, 2021
Length
12 days
Pricing from Toronto
$4,689 CAD*
Pricing from Winnipeg
$4,859 CAD*
Activity Level
Moderate

Explore the Emerald Isle from north to south, whiskey to Guinness, coast to castles, and beyond. Follow your nose to a farmhouse kitchen and a baking demonstration with tasty treats. From Belfast, travel the coast to the Giant’s Causeway. Sample the best of Bushmills at their whiskey distillery and visit the birthplace of the Titanic. From Donegal and Galway, head to Innis Mor in the Aran Islands. Tour the Cliffs of Moher and the Ring of Kerry and visit the Rock of Cashel. Enjoy pub lunches, stay in a castle, shop for local crafts and meet a falconer before touring Dublin and the Guinness Store House. End with a foot-tapping farewell pub dinner with live music and Irish dancing.

CAA Member-exclusive benefits:

  • $25 CAD Beverage card†
  • 50 CAA Dollars®^
  • 25% savings on CAA Travel Insurance◊

Daily Itinerary

Day 1

Depart Toronto or Winnipeg for Dublin

Day 2

Belfast – Upon arrival, meet your driver/guide. Visit an Irish farmhouse, followed by a panoramic city tour of Belfast T/D

Day 3

Belfast – Travel the North Antrim Coast Road. Visit Giant’s Causeway and Bushmills Distillery for a tour and whiskey tasting B/T

Day 4

Donegal – Visit the Titanic Belfast experience. Travel onwards to Donegal for a tour of the historical walled city. After dinner, spend the night in Lough Eske Castle B/D

Day 5

Galway – Breakfast at the castle. Morning at leisure. Afternoon tour to Galway and visit the grave of Y.B. Yeats at Drumcliffe churchyard B

Day 6

Galway – From Rossaveal Pier, take the passenger ferry to the Aran Island of Innis Mor. Tour the island, including a visit to Dun Aenghus B

Day 7

Killarney – Tour to Killarney and travel through Burren National Park. Visit the Cliffs of Moher and continue to Killimer Harbour. Take the Shannon Ferry across the estuary to the Kingdom of Kerry B

Day 8

Killarney – Experience the world-famous coastal road around the Kerry peninsula. Pub lunch included. After lunch, meet a master falconer to learn about farm life and his history in Falconry B/L

Day 9

Dublin – Visit Blarney Castle and the Rock of Cashel. After lunch in Cashel, visit the Irish National Stud & Japanese Gardens then continue to Dublin B/L

Day 10

Dublin – Panoramic Dublin tour. Visit Trinity College and Book of Kells, Christchurch Cathedral and Dublin Castle. Finish with a visit to the Guinness Store House with a complimentary pint of Guinness B

Day 11

Dublin – Free day to explore Dublin. Farewell dinner at Merry Ploughboy’s Pub including Irish music and dancing B/D

Day 12

Transfer to the Dublin airport for your return flight to Toronto or Winnipeg B

B - Breakfast | L - Lunch | D - Dinner | T - Tasting

A fascinating exploration of the Emerald Isle.

From staying in a castle to meeting a falconer and visiting the birthplace of the Titanic to live Irish music, this journey brims with one-of-a-kind experiences of a lifetime.

Package Includes

Travel accessories
• Return airfare from Toronto or Winnipeg to Dublin

• Ferry to Aran Islands

• Shannon Ferry

• 2-night stay in first-class accommodation in Belfast, Galway and Killarney

• 1-night stay in deluxe-class castle-hotel in Donegal

• 3-night stay in moderate-class accommodation in Dublin

• Breakfast daily, 2 lunches, 3 dinners and 2 tastings

• Land transportation via first-class motor coach

• Sightseeing and entrance fees as per itinerary

• Local English-speaking driver/guide

• Hotel porterage of 1 suitcase per person

• 1 bottle of water per passenger per day

• Destination transfers