MAY 12-21, 2023
JUNE 2-11, 2023
~STEP IN TO LEARN~
the legacy of the Irish with its customs and traditions
~STEP IN TO LISTEN~
to Irish folklore through storytelling, song and dance
~STEP IN TO LIVE~
within the majestic landscapes of the Irish countrysides
HIKE through the Gap of Dunloe by foot or jaunting cart and take in the majestic beauty of the mountains of Ireland.
MAY 12-21, 2023
JUNE 2-11, 2023
ENJOY the panoramic views along the coastlines of the Dingle Peninsula,
Slea Head and Dunmore Head.
EXPLORE quaint villages and historic sites throughout Southern Ireland.
DELIGHT in the tastes of Irish food, craft beers and whiskeys.
EXPERIENCE the Irish culture through food, folklore, music and storytelling.
Fáilte TO IRELAND: Depart U.S. and off to Ireland.
DUBLIN: Fly into Dublin, transfer to your hotel, and begin your Irish experience with a walking tour of the city. Hop on a vintage double decker bus for a city tour, with tea and crumpets at your fingertips. For beer connoisseurs, visit a renowned brewery and learn the perfect pour. End the day with a traditional Irish dinner filled with music, folk songs and stories of Irish fairies. Overnight in Dublin.
CASTLES, IRISH HISTORY & LIGHTHOUSES: After an Irish breakfast, head to Wexford with a stop by a restored Gothic revival castle and its breathtaking gardens. The afternoon is free to relax and then take a short drive to one of the oldest lighthouses in the world for a sunset dinner. Overnight in Wexford.
MEDIEVAL TIME & VIKING EXPERIENCES: Following a complimentary breakfast, spend the morning in the quaint town of Kilkenny, taking in the medieval sights and sample the brews of the local brewery. Spend the afternoon on your own. End the evening with an interactive journey through pre-historic and early Christian Ireland and a festive dinner with the Vikings. Overnight in Wexford.
CRYSTAL & CASTLES: Rise early for a complimentary breakfast, and then visit a crystal factory that has lived through the struggles and renaissance of more than 200 years through its handcrafted glass. Next explore a medieval fortress in Cork and relive Irish folklore. End the day with free time in Killarney, and a whimsical whiskey tasting paired with chocolate. Overnight in Killarney.
A MAGNIFICENT VALLEY IN IRELAND: Eat a hearty complimentary breakfast before touring the Gap of Dunloe in a horse drawn jaunting cart. After an Irish-style picnic, jump into a boat and experience the countryside by floating through seven lakes, before touching land again near a beautiful castle. Devote the rest of your day to relaxing with a pint of Guinness and enjoying the local Irish scene. Overnight in Killarney.
PANORAMIC VIEWS: Start your morning with a complimentary breakfast before hopping onto a personal, small coach to tour through the green pastures and fields of one of the western peninsulas. The day is filled with stops from beaches to cliffs with lunch at the tip of Ireland where you can enjoy the panoramic views of the sea. Overnight in Killarney.
FROM BREATHTAKING CLIFFS TO URBAN CITY: After an early morning complimentary breakfast take a journey to one of UNESCO’s Global Geoparks. Standing at the edge, embrace the majesty of this natural wonder of the world. Then experience the most beautiful urban area in all of Ireland, walking through the city seeing the historic sites. Spend the evening listening to traditional Irish music in the many pubs throughout the Latin Quarter. Overnight in Galway.
FOLLOWING FOOTSTEPS: A complimentary breakfast and transport to Dublin will give you a final opportunity to enjoy this Irish city on your own. The evening is filled with a farewell dinner. Overnight in Dublin.
DEPARTURES: Until next time! Departures to U.S.
Luxury accommodations at 3-4 star hotels
All service charges, taxes, porterage fees & gratuities
16 meals provided throughout tour
All group admission fees
Group transportation throughout tour
Airport transfers on scheduled arrival/departure day
Itinerary is subject to change. Does not include the cost of COVID testing required to re-enter the United States.
Domestic & International Airfare to/from Ireland is not included and is to be booked on own. Fly in and out of Dublin International Airport. All in-country transportation is included.
eS Travel Tours will be in constant communication with you after you land and pass through Immigration on the scheduled arrival day. A representative will be there to greet you.
eS Travel Tours wants to get to know you! Therefore we specialize in small groups of no more than 24 people on any tour.
eS Travel Tours specializes in creating unique and memorable experiences; however, you may wish to opt out of any events at any time. But we don't think you'll want to!
eS Travel Tours works closely with restaurants to ensure you have the best culinary experience on your tour. We will do our best to accommodate your dietary needs.
eS Travel Tours wants to show you the country by plane, train and vehicle thus requiring travel; however, we aim to maximize your time with experiences and minimize long sitting and waiting periods.
eS Travel Tours creates experiences that involves walking distances that at times include steep hills; however, we will make sure that you're experience is not compromised.
eS Travel Tours follows CDC guidelines regarding reentry to the United States. eS Travel Tours will provide access to COVID testing. The cost of COVID testing is not included in the price of the tour.
eS Travel Tours follows the safety guidelines determined by each destination country. At this time, no quarantine is required to enter Ireland.
eS Travel Tours recommends that you confirm your passport is valid. The US government will not allow you to travel if your passport only has six months until expiration. A visa is not required
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