Ireland & Northern Ireland Tour
October 10-22, 2013
AmeriClub is excited to announce our exclusive, custom-designed, 13-day tour to the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. Join us and experience Ireland in its entirety!
This quality product, tailor-made for AmeriClub members, includes the 6th century monastic ruins of Glendalough; tour of Dublin with a local guide, including St. Patrick's Cathedral, Trinity College, and The Book of Kells; visit to the Guinness Storehouse and its roof-top bar; dinner at the Abbey Tavern with traditional Irish entertainment; tour of Belfast with admission to the new Titanic Belfast Visitor Experience, tracing the Titanic's conception in Belfast through construction and launch to her maiden voyage, tragic end, and beyond; Giant's Causeway with its 60-million-years-old hexagonal lava columns; walking tour of Derry to include its medieval walls; Belleek China Factory and Parke's Castle visits; tour in Sligo area of locations associated with Irish poet and Nobel Prize winner William Butler Yeats; rural drive by boglands and grazing sheep in Connemara; visit to Kylemore Abbey, once a private residence but now a prestigious girls' school; Connemara Celtic Crystal Factory visit; ferry ride to the Aran Islands including a minibus tour of the largest island with a local driver-guide and visit to the prehistoric fortification Dun Aengus; Cliffs of Moher; horse-drawn jaunting-car ride through Killarney National Park; Dingle Peninsula with visits to the Blasket Centre and Dingle Brewing Company; opportunity to kiss the Blarney Stone at Blarney Castle and shopping for traditional Irish goods at Blarney Woollen Mills; visit to Waterford and its Kite Design Studios, where artisans showcase handmade crafts; Rock of Cashel photo stop; transfers to and from Chicago airport; round-trip airfare; 11 nights' hotel accommodations including a castle stay; gratuities to local guides in Dublin, Belfast, Derry, and Aran Islands; travel protection insurance; admission to attractions noted; luxury motor coach transportation in Ireland with services of Irish driver-guide; 11 breakfasts, one lunch, 11 dinners; and luggage handling.
The price for this inclusive tour is $3,169* per person, based on double occupancy. (Per-person single-accommodation price is $3,649*.) A $450 per-person deposit is required, with final payment due July 12, 2013. A valid US passport is required. Register early, as space is limited. Contact Julia for a detailed brochure.
*Price subject to change prior to final payment date based on fuel surcharges imposed by suppliers.