Ireland and Northern Ireland: Highlights of the Emerald Isle
Day 1-4 Dublin
Walking along the banks of the River Liffey, you can see why so many people enjoy a visit to the Irish capital. Highlights include a trip to Dublin Castle, St Patricks Cathedral and Trinity College, where you’ll find the Book of Kells which dates from 800AD. Taste a Guinness at the Guinness Storehouse or at the eternally popular Temple Bar.
Transfers to Galway City 2h37m2h31m
Day 5-8 Galway City
Live it up in the famous Irish pubs found throughout this charming city while listening to traditional folk music. Eyre Square is the hub for excellent shopping, restaurants and art galleries, but is also where you’ll find a bust of the US President John F Kennedy. Galway Cathedral and the City Museum complete the lineup of must-sees here.
Transfers to Westport 1h29m
Day 9-11 Westport
Walking through the gardens at the Westport House is one of the most rewarding things to do in the entire city. The Clew Bay Heritage Centre is also well worth a stop. Just a short ferry ride away from the city you’ll find Rockfleet Castle and Clare Island, the place find out more about the pirate queen Grace O‘Malley.
Transfers to Belfast 3h57m