Your group can explore ancient Irish churches that echo the land of saints and scholars. Visit many of the numerous pilgrimage sites throughout the island of Ireland. Enjoy outdoor activities - spend time on a farm, climb Croagh Patrick - Ireland's holy mountain, walk ancient pilgrimage routes and learn how to play the Irish game of hurling.
Meet and share experiences with local Irish Youth Groups. Participate in an archaeological dig or help with a local community initiative. Learn a traditional Irish Ceili Dance, to play the bodhran, to speak a few words of Gaelic. Learn about the Peacemaking process in Northern Ireland, Ancient Irish Traditions, Celtic Spirituality or the 1916 rising.
Take a day trip or stay over night on the The Aran Islands. A true Irish experience anwaits, locals speak Irish as well as English in a setting of Celtic churches of historical significance including World Heritage site Dun Aonghasa which is set on dramatic 300 ft cliff edge. Take a bus tour or get bikes and spen the day exploring some of the 27 nationally protected monuments. Most of these monuments are spiritual sites, dating back to the early Celtic monastic period or even further back to the pre-Christian and even pre-Celtic time
Cliffs of Moher
Standing 214m at their highest point the Cliffs of Moher are a site which cant be missed. The cliff face stretches for 8 kilometres along the Atlantic coast of County Clare in the west of Ireland. The natural, rugged and panaromic view that awaits visitors has been host to many film and music video crews staring in famous hollywood movies such as Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. Everything you dreamed that Ireland would be – and more.
Experience Gaelic Games
In Ireland our Gaelic Games is part of who we are and what we do. Learn the ancient art of our stick and ball game “Hurling” – the oldest, yet fastest field sport in the world. Play and learn about the most popular sport in Ireland, Gaelic Football. Take an alley, 4 walls, 1 ball, 4 or 2 players, fast and furious pace and this is “Handball”, another of our Irish sports. Fun, fast, yet accessible to all.
The Rock of Cashel
Allow yourself to be captivated by the spectacular sight of the Rock of Cashel with its awe inspiring medieval buildings towering above the town of Cashel. Discover the 12th century Round Tower, High Cross and Romanesque Chapel, 13th century Gothic cathedral, 15th century castle and the restored Hall of the Vicars Choral. You will also get to hear and understand the story of this enchanted place through an audio-visual show and exhibitions
Enjoy a Celtic Night
Learn about Irish culture at its best and by having a Cltic Night during your stay. See World Championship Irish dancers and All-Ireland winning musicians showcasing some of Ireland’s ‘sean nos’ (old style) Irish dance & the famous Brush Dance. Sure to Get everybody joining in its the perfect evening for any group.
For centuries countless visitors have marvelled at the majesty and mystery of the Giants Causeway. At the heart of one of Europe's most magnificent coastlines its unique rock formations have, for millions of years, stood as a natural rampart against the unbridled ferocity of Atlantic storms. The rugged symmetry of the columns never fails to intrigue and inspire our visitors. To stroll on the Giants Causeway is to voyage back in time. Your imagination will travel along stepping stones that lead to either the creative turbulence of a bygone volcanic age or into the mists and legends of the past
This visitor attraction opened in 2012, it is a monument to Belfast's maritime heritage on the site of the former Harland & Wolff shipyard in the city's Titanic Quarter where the RMS Titanic was built.
At Titanic Belfast, visitors can view Dr Ballard's high definition footage of what Titanic looks like today and can learn more about individual items in the wreckage using the interactive pods.
Bunratty Folk Park
Visit Bunratty Castle and Folk Park, the most complete and authentic medieval castle in Ireland. Built in 1425 it was restored in 1954 to its former medieval splendour and now contains mainly 15th and 16th century furnishings, tapestries, and works of art which capture the mood of those times
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