Departures on Sundays from Dublin
(May to October)
A fabulous 5 days spent searching out the scenic, historic and cultural highlights of Northern Ireland. With everything from the modern history of Belfast to the traditional Gaelic culture of Donegal, taking in dramatic seas cliffs, ancient castles and wonderful scenery, this tour will take you closer to the culture and history of Ireland and Northern Ireland. For a truly authentic Irish experience this is the tour for you!
Stay 1 night in Belfast, 2 nights in Derry and 1 night at Kilronan Castle in Roscommon
Belfast & Titanic Quarter
Departing from Dublin, we make the drive north through the Mountains of Mourne and arrive into Belfast, the capital Northern Ireland. We have a tour of the award winning Titanic Belfast experience, before some free time to explore the buzzing cultured city.
Overnight – Titanic Hotel, Belfast
Giants Causeway & Derry
After breakfast, we head north along the Antrim Coast for a visit to the famous Giant’s Causeway. Take a voyage back in time at this world heritage site that has been explored for centuries. Next we pass through Bushmills and Portrush on the way to Derry – where we have a walking tour of the historic ‘Walled City’.
Dinner & Overnight – City Hotel, Derry
Glenveagh National Park
Today we head west along the ‘Wild Atlantic Way’ into Donegal, where we explore the Glenveagh National Park – a remote and stunningly beautiful wilderness with rugged mountains, pristine lakes, tumbling waterfalls. We also have a tour of Glenveagh Castle, in the heart of the park.
Overnight – City Hotel, Derry
This morning we depart Derry and make our way past Lough Erne and arrive in the lovely town of Enniskillen. We have a tour of the 18th Century Florence Court, where you can enjoy glorious walks around the grounds, including a pretty walled garden. Next we head to our final overnight property – one of Ireland’s most luxurious castle hotels.
Dinner / Overnight – Kilronan Castle, Roscommon
After enjoying a leisurely breakfast with time to explore and enjoy the castle grounds & spa, we head back towards Dublin with a visit the ancient village of Kells. We then make the short drive back to Dublin.
Return to Dublin 19:00
- Game of Thrones
- Giant's Causeway
- Florence Court
- Transportation throughout by modern touring mini-coach
- Services of an experienced local driver/guide
- 4 nights ensuite accommodation
- Full Irish breakfast daily
- 2 x table d’hote evening meals
- Admissions to: Titanic Centre, Giants Causeway, Walking tour of Derry, Glenveagh Castle, Florence Court