High Crosses of Ireland Tour

TOUR PACKAGE INCLUDES

10 nights accommodation

9 dinners

Modern luxury coach and all admission fees

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PACKAGE PRICE (LAND ONLY)

Cost per person for main land package:

€1350 pp in a standard room, double occupancy

€ 1660 pp in a standard room, single occupancy

This price is based on a minimum group size of 25 participants

Air travel is additional

Personal travel insurance is highly recommended

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Please note that all of the above are subject to availability on your precise dates.  Final costs will depend on the dates travelled and the number of participants in the group.


Departure to Ireland


Morning arrival at Dublin

Afternoon city tour of Dublin including Viking city and museum visit.

Overnight Dublin


Visit to the Treasury (artefacts of Early Christian Ireland) at the National Museum of Ireland, and the Book of Kells at Trinity College

Overnight Dublin


Depart Dublin for Bolton Abbey at Moone, Co. Kildare

Visit the high crosses of Moone and Castledermot guided by specialist in Early Irish Christianity from Bolton Abbey (Benedictine Monastery).

Overnight Carlow


Depart Carlow for Killarney (Co. Kerry) via high crosses of Ahenny & Kilkieran, Rock of Cashel (Co. Tipperary)

                                                             Overnight Killarney

All day excursion around the Ring of Kerry, including Early Christian and Bronze Age sites, Skellig Experience Centre, Valentia Island

                                                             Overnight Killarney


All day excursion around Dingle Peninsula, visits to Early Christian monastic sites including slab crosses, beehive huts, Gallarus Oratory, ogham stones, Iron Age dún (ringfort)

                                                            Overnight Killarney


Depart Killarney for Kilfenora (Co. Clare) via the Burren, Poulnabrone Neolithic tomb, Early Christian monastic site and high cross (Dysert O’Dea).

Evening of Irish music and dancing at Vaughan’s Pub, Kilfenora.

Overnight Ennistynom.

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Visit Kilfenora high crosses and the Burren Visitor Centre, excursion to Cliffs of Moher.

Overnight Ennistynom.


Depart Kilfenora for Dublin, via monastery and high crosses of Clonmacnoise, (Co. Offaly, tradition of St Ciarán).

Overnight Dublin


Excursion to Brú na Bóinne Neolithic sites, including Newgrange (Boyne Valey, Co. Meath) 

Visit Monasterboice Early Christian site and high crosses, and Mellifont Abbey (12th century Cistercian monastic site). Farewell dinner at the famous Bewley's Oriental Café in                                                                                   Dublin.

                                                            Overnight Dublin


Depart Dublin


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