BEST SELECTION & PRICESBEST SELECTIONBEST PRICESTRUSTED PAYMENTS

Celtic Highlights

Corners of the World Sale
ends on 25 Jul 2018
This tour is operated by
Celtic Highlights - Globus
Celtic Highlights - Globus
Alison "We just got home from this tour. Kudos to Peter Dundon, and Ian, our driver. I think they could coordinate a moon launch with no problem. The hotels were nice, the food was good. The itinerary was brisk - you see a lot but you have to get up and out early. I would never have seen so much if left to my own devices. A word to all the other menopausal ladies out there - they give you a down com..."
Excellent
8 reviews
Starts
Glasgow
Destinations
+17
Ends
Glasgow
Map

Highlights

  • Search for the Loch Ness monster
  • See Scotland’s Crown Jewels
  • Visit the Killarney Kissing Stone
  • Ride the former Royal Yacht Britannia
Age range
8 to 80 year olds
Max Group Size
50
Transportation
Coach / Bus, Ship, Ferry
Travel style
Discovery, Coach / Bus
Start and end in Glasgow! With the discovery tour Celtic Highlights, you have a 13 day tour package taking you through Glasgow, Scotland and 17 other destinations in Europe. Celtic Highlights includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport.

8 Reviews

Excellent
88%
Good
13%
Average
0%
Rather Poor
0%
Bad
0%
Write a review
  • JA
    Written on June 23, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Great tour. Would just have liked a little more time in a few spots. For example, in Belfast would have loved to see the new Titanic exhibit.
    Show detailed ratings

  • EC
    Written on June 8, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    The itinerary. I do not think we would have ever seen so much of these countries if we had tried to do this on our own. I did feel a little rushed sometimes and would have liked to stay another 30 minutes here and there. So I do think there could be some adjustments made for a few stops.
    Show detailed ratings

  • JF
    Written on August 16, 2017
    4.0 - Good

    I had a wonderful trip and it was because our tour Director and driver Peter and Eion they were so knowledgeable about their country's
    Show detailed ratings

  • T
    Written on August 14, 2017
    4.5 - Excellent

    This was my first trip overseas & traveling alone & I would do it again in a heartbeat. My experience with Globus through the tour director, Peter Dundon, and the bus driver, Ein, will have me traveling again using Globus. From the time we entered the bus each day and exited each night he kept us informed on every city, Castle, ruins, myths, legends, history and more. He had a vast knowledge to share with us and also read poetry and sang local songs. Our bus driver was also very helpful as well as excellent behind the wheel through LOTS of narrow streets. Well done Globus.
    Show detailed ratings

  • Celtic Highlights reviewer 5
    Written on August 14, 2017
    4.5 - Excellent

    The was the first tour that we had gone on with Globus, had done a River Cruise with Avalon and was very pleased with that section of Globus. Ireland had been on our bucket list and we are so glad that we had included Scotland, England, Wales. We will be looking into other tours with Globus and will be recommending to our friends. Peter our tour guide, Ian our Bus Driver certainly paid a big part in making this dream trip a success.
    Show detailed ratings

  • AC
    Written on August 14, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    We just got home from this tour. Kudos to Peter Dundon, and Ian, our driver. I think they could coordinate a moon launch with no problem. The hotels were nice, the food was good. The itinerary was brisk - you see a lot but you have to get up and out early. I would never have seen so much if left to my own devices. A word to all the other menopausal ladies out there - they give you a down comforter in every hotel, year-round. Other than that, a truly wonderful experience.
    Show detailed ratings

  • AH
    Written on July 22, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    Group of five Canadian women took this tour and were very pleased with every aspect of Globus. The tour director (Julie Ann) was superb, hotels were amazing, food was delicious, side tours were wonderful, each stop en route was worth it. Would not hesitate to take a Globus tour again.
    Show detailed ratings

  • DJ
    Written on November 24, 2015
    5.0 - Excellent

    Excellent guides and wonderful sites to visit! They know where to go and what to see!
    Show detailed ratings

Itinerary

Download PDF Brochure
  1. Introduction
  2. Expand all
  1. Day 1: ARRIVE IN GLASGOW, SCOTLAND
  2. Day 2: GLASGOW–FORT WILLIAM–INVERNESS
  3. Day 3: INVERNESS–CULLODEN–BLAIR ATHOLL–EDINBURGH
  4. Day 4: EDINBURGH
  5. Day 5: EDINBURGH–GRETNA GREEN–GRASMERE, ENGLAND–LIVERPOOL
  6. Day 6: LIVERPOOL–NORTH WALES–DUBLIN, IRELAND
  7. Day 7: DUBLIN
  8. Day 8: DUBLIN–KILDARE–CASHEL–BLARNEY–KILLARNEY
  9. Day 9: KILLARNEY–RING OF KERRY–ADARE–LIMERICK
  10. Day 10: LIMERICK–CLIFFS OF MOHER–GALWAY–BUNDORAN
  11. Day 11: BUNDORAN–DERRY, NORTHERN IRELAND–GIANT’S CAUSEWAY–BELFAST
  12. Day 12: BELFAST–GLASGOW, SCOTLAND
  13. Day 13: GLASGOW

What's included

Expand all
  • Accommodation

    Rated Good by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
Download PDF Brochure

Video

Western Europe Travel Guide

Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Once you have a confirmed booking we can request a transfer for you with Globus for an additional cost. The transfer will pick you up from the airport to the hotel and back to the airport at the end of the tour.

    • Is this mostly a tour via bus or do folks actually get to spend time at the different locations?

      It varies depending on where you are, and also, to a degree, this is up to the tour director and driver. I am sure you can appreciate, that these are professionals, who know the itinerary better than anyone and will decide these things based on what is best for the group on the particular day you are in each destination. However, to give you a better idea, any destination on a transit day is likely to be a stop of 1-3 hours. There are also days where you are in a city for a full day, like the day you are in Edinburgh.

    • How many guests are there on this tour?

      The operator for this tour is a very reputable, popular one and generally their tours will fill up meaning that they will have around 40-50 people on their buses.

    Ask a question

    What are people saying about TourRadar?

    • Lynette12th April 2018
      I haven't travelled yet but from what I've seen so far I'm extremely happy I have chosen to travel with TourRadar. From my very first enquiry I was impressed. I had been researching a number of companies to find the right tour for us but all the others took their time in replying and I had to ask a number of times for information. The team at TourRadar were always prompt with answering me and very forthcoming with information. The website was easy to use and I was very impressed that it had so much information. What information I couldn't find on the website was quickly given to me once I asked. Would I refer TourRadar to my friends.....I already have! Now I can't wait to travel

    Availability

    NO CREDIT CARD FEES

    Celtic Highlights

    Select Departure Month
    • Upcoming departures
    • July 2018
    • August 2018
    • September 2018
    • October 2018
    • April 2019
    • May 2019
    • June 2019
    • July 2019
    • August 2019
    • September 2019
    • October 2019
    STARTENDSEATS LEFTSAVE NOW PRICE
    • Monday
      Jul 23, 2018
      from Glasgow
      13 Days
      Saturday
      Aug 4, 2018
      to Glasgow
      0 seats left
      USD $3,219
      Based on Double Room
    • Monday
      Jul 30, 2018
      from Glasgow
      13 Days
      Saturday
      Aug 11, 2018
      to Glasgow
      Only 1 seat left
      USD $3,219
      Based on Double Room
    • Saturday
      Aug 4, 2018
      from Glasgow
      13 Days
      Thursday
      Aug 16, 2018
      to Glasgow
      Only 3 seats left
      USD $3,369
      Based on Double Room
    • Monday
      Aug 6, 2018
      from Glasgow
      13 Days
      Saturday
      Aug 18, 2018
      to Glasgow
      Only 2 seats left
      USD $3,369
      Based on Double Room
    • Monday
      Aug 13, 2018
      from Glasgow
      13 Days
      Saturday
      Aug 25, 2018
      to Glasgow
      Only 3 seats left
      USD $3,369
      Based on Double Room
    • Saturday
      Aug 18, 2018
      from Glasgow
      13 Days
      Thursday
      Aug 30, 2018
      to Glasgow
      7 seats left
      USD $3,369
      Based on Double Room
    • Monday
      Aug 20, 2018
      from Glasgow
      13 Days
      Saturday
      Sep 1, 2018
      to Glasgow
      0 seats left
      USD $3,369
      Based on Double Room
    • Monday
      Aug 27, 2018
      from Glasgow
      13 Days
      Saturday
      Sep 8, 2018
      to Glasgow
      10+ seats left
      USD $3,219
      Based on Double Room
    • Saturday
      Sep 1, 2018
      from Glasgow
      13 Days
      Thursday
      Sep 13, 2018
      to Glasgow
      10+ seats left
      USD $3,219
      Based on Double Room
    • Monday
      Sep 3, 2018
      from Glasgow
      13 Days
      Saturday
      Sep 15, 2018
      to Glasgow
      0 seats left
      USD $3,219
      Based on Double Room
    Show more departures

    Monthly price comparison

    About the countries

    Useful things to know before you go

    Currencies

    £
    Pound sterling
    Scotland , England and Northern Ireland
    Euro
    Ireland

    Plugs & Adapters

    Scotland, England, Ireland and Northern Ireland

    Visa

    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.

    Policies

    Location
    Start and end in Glasgow.
    Hold my space
    TourRadar can request Globus to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
    Deposit
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm this Globus booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 8 September 2018 the full payment of $3,066 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 50 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $3066 for Celtic Highlights, but the deposit of $250 is non-refundable.
    Credit Cards
    The following cards are accepted for Globus tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 1,926 km.
    • Glasgow (Scotland)
    • 119 km
    • Fort William (Scotland)
    • 90 km
    • Inverness (Scotland)
    • 72 km
    • Braemar (Scotland)
    • 118 km
    • Edinburgh (Scotland)
    • 283 km
    • Liverpool (England)
    • 217 km
    • Dublin (Ireland)
    • 48 km
    • Kildare (Ireland)
    • 176 km
    • Blarney (Ireland)
    • 66 km
    • Killarney (Ireland)
    Show all destinations

    Why book with TourRadar

    Best Price Guarantee
    If you book with TourRadar and within 24 hours you find a better price than $3,066 for the same tour, TourRadar will pay you the difference
    Safely book online
    All your details are safely protected by a secure connection
    8,718 tours in Europe
    covered by 241 different operators in Europe
    No Cancellation Fee
    TourRadar does not charge any additional cancellation fees. You can cancel the tour up to 50 days prior to the departure date.
    8 Genuine Reviews
    All reviews are verified from travellers who went on Celtic Highlights