Visiting Kilkea Castle, Galway, Dingle and Kilkenny
March 27 – April 5, 2019
Information Sessions: Tuesday, October 9 and Tuesday, October 16 at 6:00 pm at the ICC (429 Morgan Road, West Springfield, MA).
Tour the panoramic wild West Coast and travel through central Ireland! Embrace Ireland’s gems, Kilkea Castle, Galway, Dingle Peninsula and Kilkenny on a leisurely paced springtime tour through gorgeous countryside, charming towns, castles and bustling cities. Multiple night stays in Galway, Dingle and Kilkenny allow you to immerse yourself in the scenery, hospitality and culture of Ireland’s Historic towns, castles and the breathtaking beautiful West Coast.
Departing Wednesday, March 27 – Returning Friday, April 5, 2019
8 Nights in Top-Rated Hotels
Kilkea Castle, Castledermot, Co. Kildare (with rooms on the grounds of the estate)
Park House Hotel, Galway, Co. Galway
Dingle Skellig Hotel, Dingle, Co. Kerry
Hotel Kilkenny, Kilkenny, Co. Kilkenny
$2,595 per person / double room occupancy
$2,995 single room occupancy (limited availability)
Round trip bus transportation from the Irish Cultural Center to Bradley Airport. Round trip airfare from Hartford to Dublin. 8 nights in Top-Rated Hotels. Full Irish breakfast daily, except day of arrival. 7 dinners and 1 lunch. Admission to Kilkea Castle, Blasket Centre, Cliffs of Moher, Tullamore Distillery, Corrib River and Lake Cruise, Saint Canice’s Cathedral, Smithwick’s Brewery, Rock of Cashel and Kilkenny Castle. Optional day trips (no extra cost) to Slea Head Drive tour of Dingle Peninsula, Kilmalkedar Church, Fungie dolphin boat tour or the Dingle Distillery, as well as Celtic Crystal and Connemara Marble. Deluxe touring motor coach for all transportation and sightseeing with the services of a professional Irish driver/guide throughout. Porterage of 1 suitcase per person. Tips and taxes while in Ireland (note: gratuity to Irish driver/guide is included).
Deposits, Payments and Application
Download the Tour Itinerary and Reservation Application.
A $1,000 deposit, accompanied by a fully completed reservation application and copy of your passport reserves a seat. Tour is limited (46 passengers) and will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. Final payment is due December 21, 2018. Balance due amount: $1,595 per person / double room occupancy; $1,995 single room. Travel Insurance information available upon request.