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Irish Highlights (Summer, 7 Days) - Trafalgar
7 days

Irish Highlights (Summer, 7 Days)

Start and end in Dublin
Tour Operator:
Trafalgar
Max group size:
50
Age range:
5 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
89048
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From
US $1,750
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Highlights

  • Enjoy the craic during an Irish pub evening with the group
  • Explore harbourside Galway and picturesque Killarney
  • Learn the histories and legends of the Emerald Isle
  • Listen to the waves crash against the Cliffs Of Moher
  • Indulge in a hearty farmhouse feast in County Wicklow

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Itinerary

Start and end in Dublin! With the In-depth Cultural tour Irish Highlights (Summer, 7 Days), you have a 7 days tour package taking you through Dublin, Ireland and 15 other destinations in Ireland. Irish Highlights (Summer, 7 Days) includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Welcome to the Emerald Isle
  2. Day 2: Onwards to Galway and Limerick
  3. Day 3: Experience the Iconic Cliffs of Moher and on to Killarney
  4. Day 4: A Scenic Day on the Ring of Kerry
  5. Day 5: Explore Blarney and Journey to Waterford
  6. Day 6: Through County Wicklow’s Countryside to Dublin
  7. Day 7: Farewell Ireland
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What's Included

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

Where You'll Stay

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.3
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  • SC
    · January 12th, 2020
    Super fun & organised Fi always so helpful with anything...
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Thank you for sharing your thoughts on the Irish Highlights guided holiday with us here at Trafalgar. We always appreciate reading about our guests' time spent on the road with us and are delighted to learn that your Travel Director, Fi , ensured you... Show more
    Trip date: January 2020
  • CH
    · January 8th, 2020
    A great experience overall. Our group was amazing! I felt the pace of the trip was perfect. We saw a lot, but I felt like I still had time to explore some on my own and didn't feel rushed during any of our stops.
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Thanks for taking the time to share your thoughts on the Irish Highlights guided holiday with Trafalgar. Our itineraries, activities and destinations are all carefully curated by our Product and Quality Control teams, and so it’s always really pleasing... Show more
    Trip date: December 2019
  • LH
    · December 26th, 2019
    Fantastic! Highly recommend to anyone!
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us here at Trafalgar. We are very happy to learn that you enjoyed your time away with us on the Irish Highlights guided holiday, and we hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back to journey with us again soon.
    Trip date: December 2019
  • KJ
    · November 24th, 2019
    Great experience, very worthwhile
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Thank you for sharing this with us; it delights us to read that you thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of the Irish Highlights trip, and we hope that you will join us on another of Trafalgar’s guided holidays in the future.
    Trip date: November 2019
  • N
    · September 16th, 2019
    What a fabulous time we had!! Greg was warm n welcoming. Always polite and only too happy to help us and the fellow guests. He handled himself and the "difficult guests" remarkably well and would certainly not hesitate to travel with him and... Show more
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Thanks for sharing your review of the Irish Highlights guided holiday with us here at Trafalgar. We are fully aware of the important role that our Travel Directors play in the success of our trips, and as such, all of our representatives have received... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • EB
    · August 11th, 2019
    Enjoyed the tour and the places
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    We always appreciate reading about our guests' time spent on the road with us and are pleased to know that you enjoyed the Irish Highlights guided holiday. Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us here at Trafalgar, and we hope to have... Show more
    Trip date: August 2019
  • NW
    · July 18th, 2019
    Excellent tour! It's very fast paced because there is a lot to see in a short amount of time but it was totally worth it. It would've been nice if the accommodations were within walking distance to city centers because we often had to take a taxi but... Show more
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Thank you so much for informing us about the excellent time you had while discovering Ireland with Trafalgar, we never tire of hearing from our happy guests. Nevertheless, we regret to read that you did not find the hotels to be conveniently located and... Show more
    Trip date: June 2019
  • WD
    · July 17th, 2019
    Overall it was an excellent trip. Frances made it amazing because she is a spectacular guide. A couple of the hotels were a little warm and fans were not available, but certainly not bad. There is a lot to complete in a short amount of time so get... Show more
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Thanks for sharing your feedback with us. We always like to know where we’re going right and where we could be making improvements. While we are pleased to learn that you enjoyed your trip overall, it does, however, concern us to read your feedback... Show more
    Trip date: June 2019
  • Irish Highlights (Summer, 7 Days) reviewer 9
    · June 9th, 2019
    Trip was really great! I loved the places we stopped. All hotels were great despite one. Some of the optional experiences I could have done without. Ireland was beautiful but you certainly need an umbrella and warm jacket!
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Thanks for sharing your feedback with us. We always like to know where we are going right and where we could be making improvements. While we are pleased to read that you enjoyed your trip overall, it does, however, concern us to hear that there were... Show more
    Trip date: June 2019
  • RM
    · May 26th, 2019
    Excellent trip, would recommend to everyone! Our guide Aryan was amazing, and driver Steve was the best.
    Trafalgar commented on this review
    Thank you for your kind comments regarding Aryan and Steve. We are very proud of the professionalism and passion of our team, and we are pleased that you enjoyed their services. Furthermore, we are very happy to learn that you enjoyed your complete... Show more
    Trip date: May 2019

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7 days
Irish Highlights (Summer, 7 Days)
From Dublin to Dublin
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • When and where does the tour end?

      The tour ends in Dublin, on the morning of Day 7. After breakfast and some final goodbyes you are free to depart at any time!

    • When and where does the tour start?

      The tour starts on Day 1 in Dublin, once you have checked into your arrival accommodation. We advise arriving early, as the afternoon will be set aside for sightseeing with a Local Specialist. During the evening a Welcome Reception will be held, where you can get to know your guide and fellow travellers over a few drinks.

    • What is the age range?

      This tour accepts guests between 5 and 99 years old. Please be aware that small children under 5 years of age cannot participate in this trip, as the planned activities and itineraries are not suitable for small infants.

    • Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

      Of course we can! If you wish to arrange additional accommodation then please contact our customer support team once you have a confirmed booking.

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

      Trafalgar offer a single traveller room share option, and can pair you with a fellow traveller of the same gender for no additional cost! If you would prefer a little more privacy then guests can opt for the single supplement option. The cost of this will vary between trips, however is discounted on many of Trafalgar's Tours. You will be able to see the cost of this on the booking page.

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Trafalgar offer complimentary airport transfers via shuttle bus to all of their guests. Arrival transfers are available on Day 1 of the tour from Dublin Airport at 08.30, 11.00 & 13.00, and departure transfers are available on the final day of the tour to Dublin Airport at 07.00, 09.00, & 11.00. Guests who are extending their holiday on either side of the tour are also eligible for the free transfers provided they have booked their additional accommodation through Trafalgar.

      If your flight times do not coincide with the shuttle bus transfers then we can assist you with the booking and purchase of a transfers. Please contact our customer support team for more information once you have a confirmed booking.

    • Are the flights included?

      Flights before and after the tour are not included in the tour price and you need to arrange these separately by yourself once your tour is guaranteed. As we specialise in organising the best tours around the world for you, we are unable to advise on flight prices or book flights on your behalf. If you have not already booked your flights we recommend checking out the following link which is powered by Skyscanner - https://flights.tourradar.com

    • Is it possible to get a list of the hotels or inns that we will be staying at?

      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 trip documents. This is a list of accommodations that the operator typically uses on this tour:

      Ballsbridge
      Castle Oak/Greenhills
      International/Manor West
      Fitzwilton/Marina
      Clayton

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

    • How many more people are usually required before the departure is guaranteed?

      Usually this tour needs 25 people to make it a guaranteed departure, thus half of the tour capacity.

    • Does the tour prices include the cost of admission fees/ tickets?

      Trafalgar does a great job of including tons of amazing activities right in the trip price. There will still be some optional excursions, which will be at your own expense during free time, however anything listed in the itinerary as a guided tour is included in the price.

      Anything listed as an optional would be an optional excursion at extra cost available during your free time.

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    Good to Know

    • Currency
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      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
    • 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 August 27th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after August 27th, 2021, a minimum payment of $200 is required to confirm your booking with Trafalgar. 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 65 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 Trafalgar will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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      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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