TOUR PACKAGE INCLUDES
10 nights accommodation
Modern luxury coach and all admission fees
Departure to Ireland
Morning arrival at Dublin
Afternoon city tour of Dublin including Viking city and museum visit.
Visit to the Treasury (artefacts of Early Christian Ireland) at the National Museum of Ireland, and the Book of Kells at Trinity College
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).
Depart Carlow for Killarney (Co. Kerry) via high crosses of Ahenny & Kilkieran, Rock of Cashel (Co. Tipperary)
All day excursion around the Ring of Kerry, including Early Christian and Bronze Age sites, Skellig Experience Centre, Valentia Island
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)
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.
Visit Kilfenora high crosses and the Burren Visitor Centre, excursion to Cliffs of Moher.
Depart Kilfenora for Dublin, via monastery and high crosses of Clonmacnoise, (Co. Offaly, tradition of St Ciarán).
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.
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