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2020 Castles & Manors of Ireland - 8 Days/7 Nights - CIE Tours
8 days

2020 Castles & Manors of Ireland - 8 Days/7 Nights

From Barberstown Castle to Kingscourt
Tour Operator:
CIE Tours
Max group size:
44
Age range:
8 to 88
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
174420
From
US $2,249
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Highlights

  • Exclusively feed some of Ireland's finest thoroughbreds at the Irish National Stud
  • Travel by traditional horse-drawn carriage through Killarney's lush parklands
  • Savour a rich and creamy Irish coffee in Europe's thousand-year-old pub

Itinerary

Start in Barberstown Castle and end in Kingscourt! With the romantic tour 2020 Castles & Manors of Ireland - 8 Days/7 Nights, you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Barberstown Castle, Ireland and 12 other destinations in Ireland. 2020 Castles & Manors of Ireland - 8 Days/7 Nights includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Russborough House & Welcome Drink
    Start point Reception, Barberstown Castle, Straffan Rd, Straffan, Kildare County W23, Ireland
  2. Day 2: Panoramic Dublin Tour & Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus
  3. Day 3: Irish National Stud and Gardens & Killarney
  4. Day 4: Muckross House & Jaunting Car Ride
  5. Day 5: Shannon Estuary & Cliffs of Moher
  6. Day 6: Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Gardens
  7. Day 7: Lough Ree Cruise & Sean’s Bar
  8. Day 8: Tour Ends in Cavan
    End point Reception, Cabra Castle Hotel Kingscourt, Kingscourt, Kingscourt, Cavan County A82, Ireland
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
7 nights

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  • A
    · December 17, 2019
    My family and I had a lovely group guided tour of southern Ireland, led by the wonderful and witty John Doran. We very much enjoyed the hospitality and warmth of the Irish people and beauty of the countryside. We appreciated the cultural and natural... Show more
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    Trip date: June 2018
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  • A
    · December 17, 2019
    John Doran did a masterful job driving us from Dublin to Cork to Kerry to Clare to Galway to Kildare and back to Dublin again. We learned so much and felt he had our best interests at heart. I just wish I could plan another trip for myself and my... Show more
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    Trip date: April 2018
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  • A
    · December 17, 2019
    We recently did a Tour of South of Ireland with CIE. This is our second tour with this company and again it was great. Our tour director/driver, John, was very friendly, professional with great knowledge of his country. He made sure to show us the best... Show more
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    Trip date: June 2018
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    · December 17, 2019
    Just returned home from the Best of Ireland, South tour. From start to finish, this was the most amazing vacation ever. CIE was able to anticipate everything for us from travel adapters to meals and accommodations. Our tour driver Dennis O' Sullivan was... Show more
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    Trip date: August 2018
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    · December 17, 2019
    Just returned from my first CIE tour and it was incredible. The name of the tour sums it up to a tee. We experienced some of the most idyllic views and best locations, from coast to coast, that southern Ireland has to offer. The icing on the cake was... Show more
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    Trip date: October 2018
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    · December 17, 2019
    This was our first trip to Ireland and our driver John Dalton made us feel like royalty. Not only was he an exceptional driver, his humor and knowledge of the country were very riveting. He made sure everything was clearly explained at written out on... Show more
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    Trip date: May 2018
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    · December 17, 2019
    Where to begin? This was my first trip to Europe and I was travelling alone. I booked the CIE Tour because it seemed like the safest choice, although I was sure that there would be some parts of the tour I would not enjoy. I mean what if the people were... Show more
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    Trip date: July 2018
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    · December 17, 2019
    We just returned from our Ireland vacation (holiday as the Irish call it). We had a fantastic time! One of the main attractions was our driver/guide Denis O’Sullivan. His knowledge, humor and helpfulness took the trip to another level! I wish we... Show more
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    Trip date: April 2018
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    · December 17, 2019
    Just returned from a tour of Southern Ireland and had a wonderful time. The country is beautiful, rich in histoy and so much to see. Out driver/tour guide, Joe Lyons, was our "pot of gold" in Ireland. He is so knowledgable and passionate about his... Show more
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    · December 17, 2019
    This was our first tour with CIE and it was a wonderful experience. Our driver/guide Denis O'Sullivan made us feel welcome and catered to our every need. His knowledge of Ireland and the information he shared was amazing. He made this a trip of a... Show more
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2020 Castles & Manors of Ireland - 8 Days/7 Nights
From Barberstown Castle to Kingscourt
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