2018 - 15 Day Scottish & Irish Gold

4 Star Vacation - 14 Nights - 27 Meals

Highlights

Authentic Local Experiences:

  • Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 29 to August 19 departures.
  • Relax and enjoy the majestic scenery as you cruise Loch Lomond.
  • Sip an Irish coffee as you enjoy a casual music session at the Marine Bar in Dungarvan.

    Trip Highlights:

  • Clonmacnoise Monastic Site
  • Culloden Battlefield
  • Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum
  • St Andrews
  • Titanic Belfast

    Dining Experiences:

  • Ten dinners including Scottish evening in Edinburgh, traditional Irish Night in Killarney, O'Connell's Restaurant in Dublin

    Hotels:

  • Jurys Inn Glasgow, Glasgow (1 night)
  • Isles of Glencoe Hotel, Ballachulish (1 night)
  • Newton Hotel, Nairn (1 night)
  • Atholl Palace Hotel, Pitlochry (2 night)
  • Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh (2 nights)
  • Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin (1 night)
  • Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa - Galway, Galway (2 nights)
  • The Malton Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)
  • Granville Hotel, Waterford (1 night)
  • Clayton Hotel Burlington Road, Dublin (1 night)

    All CIE Guided Vacations Include:

  • All on-tour transportation including shuttles and ferries
  • Welcome get-together drink with your group
  • Free Wi-Fi on coaches so you can stay connected along the way
  • Deluxe documents wallet and backpack to keep you organized
  • All local taxes, hotel service charges & handling of one suitcase per person
  • Call (866) 476-7476 for more information or to book today! Mention code 13605819

    Tour Operator
    CIE Tours
    Offer
    Offer valid through 12/31/2017
    Duration
    15 Days
    Escorted
    Escorted - Yes
    DayDestinationDescription
    Day 1GlasgowGLASGOW CITY TOUR : Tour beings 2:30 PM, Glasgow hotel. Set out on an introductory tour of central Glasgow's main attractions including parks and squares, and a visit to Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. Enjoy a welcome drink with your group before dinner.
    (D)
    Day 2BallachilishLOCH LOMOND & INVERARAY CASTLE : Embark on a cruise of Loch Lomond to appreciate views of Highland peaks. Enjoy a stroll through Inveraray before touring Inveraray Castle which you may recognize from the Downton Abbey series. Travel through Glen Coe, often considered one of Scotland's most spectacular and beautiful places, and on to the coastal town of Ballachulish.
    (B, D)
    Day 3NairnISLE OF SKYE & CLAN DONALD CENTRE : Travel the scenic "Road to the Isles", stopping for photos at the Glenfinnan Monument. Ferry to the Isle of Skye to visit the Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle. Journey along the beautiful shores of Loch Ness and end the day in Nairn where you'll stay in a manor house property near the North Sea.
    (B, D)
    Day 4PitlochryCULLODEN BATTLEFIELD & SHEEPDOGS : Visit the Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre to learn about the battle which took place on 16th April 1746 when British Government forces defeated the army of Prince Charles Edward Stuart. Walk around the moorland to see monuments commemorating troops. Immerse yourself in farm life and enjoy a sheepdog demonstration. Spend the evening in a gracious manor-style hotel near Pitlochry.
    (B, D)
    Day 5PitlochryBLAIR CASTLE & WHISKEY TASTING : Head to Blair Castle for a tour of the home of the Dukes and Earls of Atholl. Go behind the scenes at Blair Athol Distillery to learn about whiskey making and sample a "wee dram." Spend the afternoon at leisure exploring the hotel gardens, museum and facilities or browse around the town.
    (B, D)
    Day 6EdinburghGLAMIS CASTLE & ST ANDREWS GOLF : The legendary setting of Macbeth and childhood home of the late Queen Mother awaits. After touring Glamis Castle travel to St Andrews, the "Home of Golf." See the famous Royal and Ancient Clubhouse and the Old Course on a panoramic drive. Or, browse through the medieval town with its ruined cathedral and castle. In Edinburgh, Scotland's capital, enjoy a Scottish evening with dinner and entertainment.
    (B, D)
    Day 7EdinburghEDINBURGH CASTLE & CITY TOUR : Start your day with a sightseeing tour of Edinburgh to see the wide streets and elegant mansions of the Georgian 200-year-old "New Town" and the narrow lanes and medieval townhouses along the Royal Mile, the oldest part of the city. Visit the imposing Edinburgh Castle and admire splendid views. Spend the afternoon and evening at leisure. On July 29 to August 19 departures enjoy the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle.
    (B)
    Day 8DublinTITANIC BELFAST & VIBRANT DUBLIN : Today you'll say farewell to Scotland and hello to Ireland! Enjoy a ferry ride to Belfast with lunch on board. Immerse yourself in the history of the Titanic through state-of-the-art displays at Titanic Belfast. Head to Dublin for a free evening in this bustling city.
    (B, L)
    Day 9GalwayCLONMACNOISE & GALWAY : Elaborate high crosses, church ruins and round towers are the highlights of your visit to Clonmacnoise Monastic site, founded in 545 AD by St. Ciaran. After exploring the grounds head to Galway for a gentle walking tour and enjoy free time before dinner.
    (B, D)
    Day 10GalwayCONNEMARA & CATAMARAN CRUISE : Explore Kylemore Abbey and gardens, and enjoy a casual lunch. Embark on a cruise of Killary Harbour, a 9-mile fjord (March 18 to October 8 departures), and enjoy views of hills where traces of "lazy beds" of potato ridges from the 19th century can still be seen. Spend a free evening in Galway.
    (B, L)
    Day 11KillarneyCLIFFS OF MOHER & IRISH NIGHT : Visit a farm where you'll enjoy a demonstration as trained working dogs herd sheep. See the Cliffs of Moher soaring almost 700 feet above the pounding Atlantic surf. Ferry across the River Shannon and head to picturesque Killarney. This evening enjoy an Irish night featuring a lively show and dinner.
    (B, D)
    Day 12KillarneyJAUNTING CAR, MUCKROSS HOUSE & RING OF KERRY : Today a traditional jaunting car will drive you along the shores of Lough Leane to view Ross Castle. At Muckross House see the period furnishings and hear local history on a guided tour. Take in the views as you travel the famous Ring of Kerry route and stop for a casual lunch. Cross to Valentia Island by bridge to Skellig Experience to learn about the rocky offshore islands. Take a break in the colorful village of Sneem before returning to Killarney for a free evening.
    (B, L)
    Day 13WaterfordBLARNEY CASTLE & WATERFORD CRYSTAL : Visit Blarney Castle to kiss the famous "Stone of Eloquence" or stroll through the lovely gardens. Stop in Dungarvan at the Marine Bar for a creamy Irish coffee and an informal traditional music session. At the House of Waterford Crystal watch glass blowing and cutting by master craftspeople.
    (B, D)
    Day 14DublinWATERFORD WALK & DUBLIN : Start your day with a walking tour to discover Waterford's long history. Then visit the Medieval Museum, which incorporates a 13th century Choristers' Hall. Stop in Kilkenny for a look around the city center before heading to Dublin and savor an elegant farewell dinner at O'Connell's Restaurant.
    (B, D)
    Day 15Depart Dublin for HomeDEPART DUBLIN FOR HOME : Your tour ends after breakfast.
    (B)

    B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner

    Dates/Pricing

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    DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
    03/25/2018$3,105.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    04/01/2018$3,155.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    04/11/2018$3,155.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    04/15/2018$3,155.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    04/22/2018$3,155.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    04/29/2018$3,340.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    05/06/2018$3,520.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    05/16/2018$3,520.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    05/23/2018$3,520.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    05/27/2018$3,580.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    06/06/2018$3,635.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    06/13/2018$3,635.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    06/17/2018$3,635.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    06/24/2018$3,635.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
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    07/15/2018$3,635.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    08/01/2018$3,995.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    08/08/2018$3,995.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    08/12/2018$3,995.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    08/15/2018$3,995.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    08/19/2018$3,995.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    08/29/2018$3,765.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    09/09/2018$3,630.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    09/12/2018$3,630.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    09/16/2018$3,630.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    09/19/2018$3,630.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    09/23/2018$3,630.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    09/26/2018$3,505.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    09/30/2018$3,505.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    10/07/2018$3,380.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    10/14/2018$3,380.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    10/21/2018$3,380.00* (USD) / 15 days Glasgow to Dublin : Price (Land Only) Twin SharingQuote
    Lodging
    Jurys Inn Glasgow, Glasgow (1 night)
    Isles of Glencoe Hotel, Ballachulish (1 night)
    Newton Hotel, Nairn (1 night)
    Atholl Palace Hotel, Pitlochry (2 night)
    Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh (2 nights)
    Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin (1 night)
    Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa - Galway, Galway (2 nights)
    The Malton Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)
    Granville Hotel, Waterford (1 night)
    Clayton Hotel Burlington Road, Dublin (1 night)
    Disclaimer

    Single room supplement: $910

    Tours

    • 2018 - 15 Day Scottish & Irish Gold

      From $3,105.00 (USD)

      HighlightsAuthentic Local Experiences:Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 29 to August 19 departures.

     
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