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Ireland (8 Days) - Contiki
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Ireland (8 Days)

Start and end in Dublin
Tour Operator:
Contiki
Max group size:
52
Age range:
18 to 35
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
1026
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Highlights

  • Take the LegenDerry Walking Tour and uncover Ireland's history
  • Cycle through the historical and cultural wonders of Kilkenny
  • Eat authentic Irish food and enjoy Irish music, Dublin

Itinerary

Start and end in Dublin! With the Coach / Bus tour Ireland (8 Days), you have a 8 days tour package taking you through Dublin, Ireland and 8 other destinations in Europe. Ireland (8 Days) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Dublin
  2. Day 2: Dublin to Cork via Kilkenny
  3. Day 3: Cork to Galway via Blarney and Cliffs of Moher
  4. Day 4: Galway
  5. Day 5: Galway to Londonderry
  6. Day 6: Londonderry to Belfast via Giants Causeway
  7. Day 7: Belfast to Dublin
  8. Day 8: Depart Dublin
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    4.4
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.2
  • Food
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  • BN
    · November 10th, 2019
    Amazing trip, Cerrie was an excellent and knowledgeable guide.
    Contiki commented on this review
    Hey Brittany, Thank you for taking the time to review your Contiki trip. We are glad we could provide you with a memorable experience. Looking forward to seeing you on a Contiki again soon.
    Trip date: November 2019
  • L
    · August 15th, 2019
    The tour was great and our guide Remi was very organized and informative. The overall experience exceeded all expectations I had and I believe that all the places we visited were timed perfectly and Remi did a good job of getting us there and getting us... Show more
    Contiki commented on this review
    Hey Leslee, Thank you for taking the time to review your Contiki trip. We are so happy to know to had a wonderful Contiki experience. Looking forward to seeing you on a Contiki again soon.
    Trip date: July 2019
  • J
    · July 27th, 2019
    Remi and Giuseppe were awesome!! They made this trip so easy for us to just enjoy all the Ireland has to offer. Couldn't have ask for a better first Contiki trip!
    Contiki commented on this review
    Hey JennaDeRita, Thank you for taking the time to review your Contiki trip. Keep checking our website for more trips and more fun experiences. Looking forward to seeing you on a Contiki again soon.
    Trip date: July 2019
  • J
    · June 22nd, 2019
    Was a great trip! Was able to see a great part of Ireland!
    Contiki commented on this review
    Hey John, Thank you for taking the time to review your Contiki trip. We are glad you had a good time with us. Looking forward to seeing you on a Contiki again soon.
    Trip date: June 2019
  • A
    · June 21st, 2019
    Overall experience was excellent, Ireland was amazing!
    Contiki commented on this review
    Hey Alana, Thank you for taking the time to review your Contiki trip. We are pleased to know you had an amazing Contiki experience. Looking forward to seeing you on a Contiki again soon.
    Trip date: June 2019
  • S
    · June 21st, 2019
    I had a great time in Ireland. I enjoyed learning about its history and checking out all the pubs and natural scenery. I look forward to coming back one day.
    Contiki commented on this review
    Hey Samantha, Thank you for taking the time to review your Contiki trip. Looking forward to seeing you on a Contiki again soon.
    Trip date: June 2019
  • E
    · January 15th, 2019
    I have travelled with Contiki before and absolutely loved them. This time it was very diff. Travel dates were 12/21-12/29. A day before the tour started we received an email from the tour manager that due to Christmas holiday they won't take us to... Show more
    Trip date: November 2018
  • M
    · September 25th, 2018
    Megs was amazing, full of interesting facts and very professional while being amazing fun!
    Contiki commented on this review
    Hey Maree, Thank you for taking the time to review your Contiki trip. We are glad you had a fun time with us. Looking forward to seeing you on a Contiki again soon.
    Trip date: September 2014
  • DR
    · August 2nd, 2017
    So, let me start off by saying Ireland was beautiful and amazing and all that jazz. That being said, the amazement of my trip had nothing to do with Contiki. In fact, I strongly believe that Contiki in a way hindered the amazement of the trip. I don’t... Show more
    Trip date: June 2017
  • Ireland (8 Days) reviewer 10
    · September 2nd, 2016
    It was the most amazing experience!
    Contiki commented on this review
    Hey Erin, Thank you for taking the time to review your Contiki trip. We are glad you had an amazing experience with us. Looking forward to seeing you on a Contiki again soon.
    Trip date: August 2016

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Ireland (8 Days)
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • Is the age limit of 18- 35 really strict on this tour?

      Yes, the age limit is strict in this tour.

    • Please can you advise if contiki offer arrival transfers in Dublin? What is the name of the starting hotel?

      Thank you for your question. Contiki do not offer arrival transfers in Dublin. However making your way from Dublin airport to the centre of Dublin is very simple.

      You can either get a taxi for around 25 Euros or you could catch the airport bus which is around 6 Euros one way. These buses depart frequently from the airport and terminate near the centre of Dublin.

      The name of the starting hotel is usually confirmed around a month before the departure of the trip. This is a centrally located hotel and is easy to get to from the airport bus.

      For more information regarding the airport bus please have a look at the link below.

      http://www.aircoach.ie/

    • How many people are usually on a tour?

      There will be a maximum of 52 people on this trip.

    • Can you advise if Contiki offers arrival transfers in Dublin?

      Contiki does not offer arrival transfers in Dublin. However, making your way from Dublin airport to the centre of Dublin is very simple.

      You can either get a taxi for around 25 Euros or you could catch the airport bus which is around 6 Euros one way. These buses depart frequently from the airport and terminate near the centre of Dublin.

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    • Currency
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      Ireland
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      As a traveller from USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for type G.

      Type G
      Ireland and Northern Ireland
    • Visa
      • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
      • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before May 30th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after May 30th, 2021, a minimum payment of $99 is required to confirm your booking with Contiki. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 45 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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