Tour Code: 3128WILDROVER
Duration: 8 days
Discover the enchanting west of Ireland on an incredible 8-day tour from Dublin. With wild landscapes, crashing coastlines and famously friendly people, western Ireland is sure to impress. Mixing independent sightseeing with optional activities (own expense), this tour allows you to discover the region in a truly personalized way. Pass through County Cork, visit Beara Peninsula, follow the Ring of Kerry route and explore Dingle with its famous pub scene. Tour Galway Bay, Connemara and more on this unforgettable tour!
Leave Dublin behind and travel by comfortable minivan to Ireland’s beautiful southwest. On the journey down, pass through County Kildare, home to the famous Curragh Racecourse, and County Cork with its myriad of fascinating attractions like the Rock of Cashel.
With an expert local guide, passionate about the Irish countryside, culture and people, visit Ireland’s Atlantic Coast, taking in all the spectacular windswept sights around the Beara Peninsula. Spend two days following the Ring of Kerry route around Iveragh Peninsula and discover exactly what draws people to this area of unsurpassed natural beauty. Find white, sandy beaches lapped by the crashing waves of the Atlantic, tumbling waterfalls and deep forests.
Your 8-day tour is mostly spent at leisure, but your guide can help you organize additional activities (at your own expense). Examples include kayaking in Adrigole Bay, a boat ride to the UNESCO-listed Skellig Islands, a beach-side barbeque or horse riding. Should you choose to skip the additional activities, then rest assured, your guide will show you the very best that the towns and countryside of West Ireland have to offer. Simply tell your guide at the start of each day what activities you plan to do.
Spend time in the picturesque town of Dingle with its brightly colored houses and lively Irish pubs, and venture into heart of west Ireland’s Gaelic-speaking region in Connemara. Explore gorgeous County Clare and take a tour of 15th-century Listowel Castle.
On your eighth afternoon, leave the countryside of west Ireland behind and head back to Dublin, where you’ll arrive in the early evening.
Please see the Itinerary below for details on each day of the tour.