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Best of Ireland and Scotland (Classic, Summer 2021, 14 Days) - Insight Vacations
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Best of Ireland and Scotland (Classic, Summer 2021, 14 Days)

From Dublin to Edinburgh
Tour Operator:
Insight Vacations
Max group size:
40
Age range:
5 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
93231
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US $3,866
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Highlights

  • See the stunning Dublin Castle and Edinburgh Castle
  • Visit one of Europe’s finest Japanese Gardens in Kildare
  • Experience the spectacular scenery of the Ring of Kerry
  • Savour freshly-made Scottish tea at the Ardgowan Estate
  • Cruise the Loch Ness and soak up the incredible scenery

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Itinerary

Start in Dublin and end in Edinburgh! With the Discovery tour Best of Ireland and Scotland (Classic, Summer 2021, 14 Days), you have a 14 days tour package taking you through Dublin, Ireland and 23 other destinations in Europe. Best of Ireland and Scotland (Classic, Summer 2021, 14 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: Welcome to Dublin
  2. Day 2: In Dublin’s Fair City
  3. Day 3: Kildare and Cork
  4. Day 4: Blarney Castle and Killarney
  5. Day 5: Ring of Kerry Experience
  6. Day 6: The Cliffs of Moher
  7. Day 7: Glorious Galway to Sligo Bay
  8. Day 8: Walk in the Giant’s Steps
  9. Day 9: High tea at Ardgowan Estate
  10. Day 10: Glencoe and Loch Ness
  11. Day 11: A Highlands Experience
  12. Day 12: St. Andrews and Edinburgh
  13. Day 13: Scotland’s Capital of Culture
  14. Day 14: Farewell Edinburgh
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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.2
  • Food
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    4.2
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  • Best of Ireland and Scotland (Classic, Summer 2021, 14 Days) reviewer 1
    · September 19th, 2019
    Matt Lawson was an excellent tour guide; knowledgeable and humorous. Enjoyed his stories. We saw a lot of amazing sights in both countries. Only regret was the time to do and see things was limited and even rushed. For example, you could have lunch... Show more
    Insight Vacations commented on this review
    Thank you for sharing this with us. We are happy to hear that the detailed organization of our staff helped a great deal in making your time on the road in Ireland and Scotland a memorable one. However, we recognize that the itinerary provided can at... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • MW
    · September 10th, 2019
    Very good local guides. Ronin was the best one. Pat, our driver, was a careful driver. Great scenery, consistently good food, weather was fair, but over-all a great time.
    Trip date: August 2019
  • P
    · April 30th, 2019
    Our tour guide (Sean) was fantastic and so was our driver (Jimmy). They both went way out of their way to insure our trip was one of the best.
    Insight Vacations commented on this review
    We are very pleased to hear that your Travel Director and Coach Driver made your time on the road seamless and enjoyable. On top of that, we hope that you were able to go back home with some amazing memories of Ireland and Scotland.
    Trip date: September 2018
  • G
    · September 19th, 2018
    Sean’s enthusiasm and positivity was infectious. He set the tone for the whole trip and everybody on the tour followed his lead, great time, great sights although I would have liked more chances to have meal choices that reflected the country such as... Show more
    Insight Vacations commented on this review
    It certainly pleases us to learn that the professionalism and dedication shown by our staff were exceptional. Furthermore, we are very happy to hear that you were able to see all the wonderful sights of Ireland and Scotland and we most definitely look... Show more
    Trip date: September 2018
  • M
    · July 29th, 2018
    Traveled with group of 36 fun people, who were eager to see and do and learn of Ireland and Scotland. The bus was roomy and comfortable. Michel was fantastic with his knowledge of both countries. He was organized and funny and made the trip... Show more
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    Trip date: April 2018
  • AM
    · September 11th, 2017
    My husband and I just returned from our very first coach tour and our first time visiting Ireland and Scotland. The tour name was The Best of Ireland and Scotland with Insight Vacations, August 22 to September 4, 2017. We had the privilege of being... Show more
    Trip date: August 2017

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Best of Ireland and Scotland (Classic, Summer 2021, 14 Days)
From Dublin to Edinburgh
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    • For any tour departing before July 19th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after July 19th, 2021, a minimum payment of $200 is required to confirm your booking with Insight Vacations. 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.
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