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Irish Discovery - Cosmos

Irish Discovery

9 days
4.7
(44)
Start and end in Dublin
Tour Operator:
Cosmos
Max group size:
50
Age range:
5 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
52131
Hygiene Measures:
Included
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US $1,319
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Itinerary

Start and end in Dublin! With the In-depth Cultural tour Irish Discovery, you have a 9 days tour package taking you through Dublin, Ireland and 19 other destinations in Europe. Irish Discovery includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: ARRIVE IN DUBLIN, IRELAND
  2. Day 2: DUBLIN–DOWNPATRICK, NORTHERN IRELAND–BELFAST
  3. Day 3: BELFAST–GIANT’S CAUSEWAY–DERRY–DONEGAL, IRELAND–DRUMCLIFF–SLIGO
  4. Day 4: SLIGO–GALWAY–CLIFFS OF MOHER–LIMERICK
  5. Day 5: LIMERICK–ADARE–DINGLE PENINSULA–KILLARNEY
  6. Day 6: KILLARNEY. RING OF KERRY EXCURSION
  7. Day 7: KILLARNEY–BLARNEY–WATERFORD–TRAMORE
  8. Day 8: TRAMORE–AVOCA–DUBLIN
  9. Day 9: DUBLIN
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
8 nights

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.3
  • 4.2
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  • Irish Discovery reviewer 1
    · November 23rd, 2019
    Fantastic tour covering the highlights of Ireland. Our tour guide Liz was fantastic and she made the tour interesting and really enjoyable!
    Trip date: November 2019
  • KM
    · November 6th, 2019
    Fantastic tour, one of the best I have ever been on. Helen was great and the driver David was also excellent. I just wish we could have spent a little more time at each place and the wifi on the bus was terrible.
    Trip date: August 2019
  • SR
    · October 24th, 2019
    Peter our guide and David our driver were both excellent ambassadors for your company and for Ireland. It was comprehensive and fun
    Trip date: October 2019
  • Irish Discovery reviewer 4
    · October 15th, 2019
    This was such a fantastic experience and can't wait to plan my next trip.
    Trip date: September 2019
  • TK
    · October 9th, 2019
    We learned so much about Ireland on this tour and owe it to our fabulous guide, Finola. She was entertaining and informative. The itinerary was fast-paced, complete, and provided a great overview of the country. Accommodations were excellent and food... Show more
    Trip date: October 2019
  • KM
    · October 5th, 2019
    The only hotel that was not up to speed was the Bonnington, not very clean. But the staff was excellent and helpful. Helen and David were fantastic. I have physical challenges and they were always looking out for me as far as safety. Helen's knowledge... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • JV
    · September 24th, 2019
    Helen was knowledgeable and helpful. David the bus driver was excellent
    Trip date: September 2019
  • RC
    · September 1st, 2019
    overall should have been an excellent, made a mistake when marking.
    Trip date: August 2019
  • LM
    · August 13th, 2019
    A very comprehensive tour of the most significant places in Ireland. The driver,Clive, was skilful, careful and cautious. Bill, our guide, was highly knowledgeable about the places we were visiting. The accomodation was clean and comfortable. It would... Show more
    Trip date: July 2019
  • CS
    · August 4th, 2019
    We had fantastic weather and a great group of interesting people. Our guide was the best, local knowledge and a wealth of experience. Could not have asked for a better Ireland experiance.
    Trip date: July 2019

Dates & Availability

9 days
Irish Discovery
From Dublin to Dublin
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  • Sunday
    26 Sep, 2021
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    Monday
    4 Oct, 2021
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    30 Sep, 2021
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    8 Oct, 2021
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    3 Oct, 2021
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    Monday
    11 Oct, 2021
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    7 Oct, 2021
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    Friday
    15 Oct, 2021
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    10 Oct, 2021
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    Monday
    18 Oct, 2021
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    17 Oct, 2021
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    Monday
    25 Oct, 2021
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    24 Oct, 2021
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    Monday
    1 Nov, 2021
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    31 Oct, 2021
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    Monday
    8 Nov, 2021
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    27 Mar, 2022
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    4 Apr, 2022
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    3 Apr, 2022
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    Monday
    11 Apr, 2022
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    10 Apr, 2022
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    Monday
    18 Apr, 2022
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    $1,759
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • Can you give out a list of the hotels?

      All accommodations are subject to change until 4-6 weeks before the departure date, and your specific accommodation details will be listed in your final tour documents. This is a list of accommodations that the operator will typically use on this tour:

      DUBLIN The Bonnington Dublin Hotel (ST) or Jurys Inn Parnell Street (F) or Kingswood (F)
      BELFAST Jurys Inn Belfast (F)
      SLIGO Southern Hotel Sligo (SF)
      LIMERICK Limerick City Hotel (F)
      KILLARNEY Killarney Court Hotel (F) or Holiday Inn Killarney (F)
      TRAMORE Majestic Hotel (ST)

      Hopefully, this list will give you a better idea of what kind of accommodation you can expect while on tour.

    • What time does the tour start/end?

      On Day 1 you will meet at 3 pm with the rest of the group, and the last day of the tour will be finished with a breakfast, so you're free to leave as early as you like.

    • Are the flights included?

      TourRadar specializes in giving you the best tours from around the world, however the tours we offer do not include airfare and we do not book or advise on airfare. You will be responsible for booking your flights to meet with the group at the starting city.

    • What's the maximum group size for this tour?

      The maximum group size for this tour is 50 passengers, with an average of about 35-40.

    • What is the rating of the hotels used on this tour?

      The hotels used on this tour are usually a comfortable, 3 star hotel.

    • I'm a solo traveller, is there a single supplement?

      A single supplement is not mandatory on this tour, and you can be roomed with a traveller of the same gender at no extra cost. However, if you'd like to have your own room you can pay a single supplement. You can see the additional surcharge on the 'Book Now' page.

    • How many destinations does this tour visit?

      This tour goes through 19 destinations within Ireland and Northern Ireland.

    • Is the accommodation included on this tour?

      Yes, accommodation is included on this tour.

    • What's the weather like in Ireland?

      The weather in Ireland can be changeable throughout the year, however, it's rarely extreme. Be sure to pack for rain or shine!

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    Good to Know

    • Currencies
      Euro
      Ireland
      £
      Pound Sterling
      Northern Ireland
    • Plugs & Adapters

      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 November 10th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after November 10th, 2021, a minimum payment of $250 is required to confirm your booking with Cosmos. 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 50 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
      • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Cosmos will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
      • The following cards are accepted for "Cosmos" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
    • Accessibility
      Some tours are not suitable for mobility-restricted traveller, however, some operators may be able to accommodate special requests. For any enquiries, you can contact our customer support team, who are ready and waiting to help you.

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