Join IC Travel as we head to the west of Ireland for our 7-day/6-night break. Our planned programme is as follows:
Sun 6th June
Travel – overnight stop at The Kinmel Hotel Abergele Clwyd Wales
Mon 7th June
Ferry crossing - depart: 08:55 Hrs Holyhead Arrive: 12:10 Hrs Dublin
Breakfast on board
4 nights accommodation at River Island Hotel Lower Main Street, CASTLEISLAND, Co. Kerry
(Note- The hotel does not have any bedrooms with walk-in showers; all bedrooms are
shower over bath
The River Island Hotel is located at the heart of Sliabh Luachra, a part of Ireland that is known and respected for its love and contribution to traditional Irish music and dance.
Centrally located in the vibrant market town of Castleisland, journalist Con Houlihan once described his native Castleisland as "less a town, than a street between fields’’. Known far and wide as the ‘gateway to the Kingdom’, Castleisland is 10 miles from Tralee, 15 miles from Killarney and 5 miles from Kerry Airport.
Package includes: - One free drink (glass of wine, beer or soft drink) per person with dinner on each
Evening and nightly entertainment (eg quiz, bingo or other activities) and one night traditional Irish entertainment in the bar
Tuesday 8th June
Day to The Dingle Peninsula
Made famous by “Ryan’s Daughter, the Dingle Peninsula offers some of the wildest natural scenic beauty in Ireland. Travelling west, we make a stop in Tralee where you can learn the roots of Kerry history with a visit to the fascinating ‘Kerry the Kingdom’ Museum (not included in tour price). Head on along the edge of Tralee Bay to follow a circular route around the most westerly tip of the peninsula. Where at Slea Head promontory the Blasket Islands come into full view. From here try and spot Dingle’s most famous resident, "Fungi" the Dolphin
Wednesday 9th June
Day to Killarney
Full day to the town of Killarney, set in the Irish Lake District and internationally renowned for its scenic beauty with a myriad of pastimes to ensure you will never be left at a loose end. The most popular way to learn about the town and its lakes is to take a Jaunting car ride with Tangney Tours (included in your tour price). The Tangney family has been running these excursions from the centre of Killarney for five generations. The tour runs through the Killarney National Park and along the edge of Lough Leane to Ross Castle. From here catch the “Lily of Killarney” to cruise across the lake (included in your tour price), a memorable way to view the surrounding mountains. Back in town for free time before returning to your hotel. Return coach transfer back to hotel at around 16.00hrs
Thursday 10th June
Full day excursion around the Ring of Kerry.
Dominated by MacGillycuddy’s Reeks, savour 100 miles of spectacular scenery as you travel along the narrow coastal road of the Iveragh Peninsula. The journey begins at Killorglin, home of the world’s oldest market, the famous Puck Fair, through Glenbeigh. Continue through the villages of Rossbeigh and Kells, with their beautiful golden beaches to Caherciveen for lunch. Travel through Waterville and Derrynane, overlooking Ballinskelligs Bay to Caherdaniel, hometown of political hero Daniel O'Connell. Continue through Sneem, a quaint town
Fri 11th June
Commence return journey with overnight accommodation at Esplanade Hotel Strand Road BRAY Co. Wicklow, Ireland. Other attractions to be confirmed.
Dinner, bed & "Grab & Go" breakfast
Sat 12th June
Depart: 08:10 Hrs Dublin Arrive: 11:50 Hrs Holyhead
• 6 nights Half board as detailed with luxury coach travel with IC Travel courier and complimentary light refreshments
• Excursions as detailed
Departure Time 7am tbc
DBB - £710pp with £125 single supplement
Deposit of £50 on booking and balance payable 90 days before departure.
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