Day to day itinerary for Irish Castle | Manor Tour | 8 Nights


Day No:1
Welcome to Ireland - Irish Castle | Manor Tour.
Arrive in Dublin airport where your driver guide will be awaiting with a warm Irish welcome. After the introductions are made we board the tour vehicle and travel to Mayo with sightseeing en-route. Settle into Ireland and spend your first two nights in Ashford Castle.

Hotel Accommodations:
Ashford Castle


Day No:2
Breathtaking scenary and old Ireland on the Connemara Loop.
Connemara is an area of land covering Galway and Mayo which is renowned for its raw beauty and well preserved rural way of life. Start the day with a scenic drive out to Clifden. Visit Kylemore Abbey and Gardens, Connemara National Park and enjoy the afternoon in Cong and Ashford Castle.

Hotel Accommodations:
Ashford Castle


Day No:3
Galway,The Burren, Cllifs of Moher and Adare.
We set off southwards passing through the City of Galway. We continue towards the coastline driving through The Burren and visiting the Cliffs of Moher. In the afternoon we arrive in the quaint town of Adare where you will stay at the spectacular Adare Manor Hotel & Golf Resort.

Hotel Accommodations:
Adare Manor


Day No:4
Travel from Limerick to Kenmare with a short visit to Dingle.
Enjoy breakfast in Adare Manor and then travel from Limerick to Kenmare with a short visit to Dingle. Settle into Kenmare where you will spend the next two nights in the outstanding Park Hotel Kenmare.

Hotel Accommodations:
Park Hotel Kenmare


Day No:5
Many ways to see the Ring of Kerry but we do it best!

The Ring of Kerry is one of the most talked about places to visit in Ireland. What is it? Well, basically its a loop which tours the best of County Kerry considered by the locals as the 'Kingdom'. The Ring of Kerry tour commences in Killarney and travels counter clockwise west, south and east with the climatic ascent north into the mountains before coming through Killarney National Park and back into the village. Our Ring of Kerry tour takes in the key sights; with lakes, mountains, rivers and ocean at almost every turn, you will certainly be taking a lot of pictures.



Hotel Accommodations:
Park Hotel Kenmare


Day No:6
Best of West Cork coastal drive.

The coastal drive through West Cork is dotted with small Irish towns unchanged by time with dramatic coastal views. The names of local businesses and families here are well known all over the world as Cork was a major port of emigration throughout Ireland's history. 2012 is an important year for Ireland and in particular Cobh, as the last port of call for the Titanic was here. The Cobh Heritage Center also offers access to records for ancestral tracing.



Hotel Accommodations:
Hayfield Manor


Day No:7
The road to Dublin!
Enjoy the morning in Cork City and then travel back to Dublin with a visit to the Rock of Cashel and Kilkenny along the way. On arrival in Dublin your driver will provide an overview of Ireland's Capital City. Enjoy the afternoon in Dublin at leisure. Your last two nights in Ireland will be spent at the charming Merrion Hotel.

Hotel Accommodations:
The Merrion


Day No:8
Tour Dublin and enjoy a walking tour perhaps.

Dublin has so much to offer the visitor that it can be difficult to fit the key sights in unless you have three days to spare! We will provide sightseeing fast track passes to visit Dublin's key sights. If you have a specific interest and would like us to assist with options for self guiding in Dublin we would be delighted to help. Perhaps your visit to Ireland and the culinary delights has left you feeling the need to take a long walk? Well, if you would like to consider a walking tour, we can plan one accordingly, weather permitting.



Hotel Accommodations:
The Merrion


Day No:9
Slan Abhaile.
We hope your visit to Ireland exceeded expectations. We strive to deliver on our promise and ensure a memorable experience. At Emerald Custom Tours we are fortunate to receive referrals from relatives and friends of past clients - Please keep this in mind when sharing your memories. Your driver will arrange a time to transfer you to your departure airport. Slan abhaile or safe travels.