Visit the jewels of the Irish countryside with castles, landmarks and traditional pubs!

On this trip you will see all of the very best sights Ireland has to offer, from the big cities of Dublin and Belfast, to quaint coastal towns and stunning landscapes. Not only will you learn Ireland’s fascinating history, but you’ll get up-close and personal with the people and culture of this wonderful Emerald Isle.

Trip Details

14 days/13 nights | Dublin to Dublin

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Inspiring Ireland: Travel to the Emerald Isle with Cobblestone Freeway

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Proposed Itinerary

Welcome to Ireland! Explore the bustling city of Dublin, steeped in centuries of history, and with its own unique charm. Try a Guinness at the famous Guinness Storehouse, hear the stories of the local people, try the traditional cuisine that has become part of the Irish heritage.
Next we head to the charming city of Belfast, a cosmopolitan city with a vast and varied history. Visit the picturesque landscapes of Northern Ireland – wonder at the mysterious Giant’s Causeway, a fascinating natural phenomenon, and Dunluce Castle, which found its fame in the TV series Game of Thrones!
Travel along the picturesque Causeway Coastal Route, and enjoy the impressive views. Spend a day at a local farm, where you can discover the history of the people of this ancient land, enjoy traditional tea and scones, and learn about peat cutting and Irish farm life!
On our way to Galway we will travel through the stunning Connemara - known for its mountains, the “Twelve Bens” peaks and the beauty of its landscapes, with their changing colours. The stunning scenery will take your breath away! The most Irish of cities, Galway wraps its arms around you like a Claddagh friendship ring. - Galway is referred to as the “Cultural Heart of Ireland”. Take a boat out to the Aran Islands, and see beautiful ruins from early Christian times, medieval castles; breathe the clean air and soak up the rich folklore that the islanders are keen to recount.
Next we’ll head along the West coast towards The Cliffs of Moher! These stunning cliffs have an impressive panorama of the wide Atlantic Ocean, and are visited for their beauty by more than 1 million people each year. Step back in time at Bunratty Folk Park, a recreation of homes and lives of local people from over a century ago. See one of the most famous landmarks on the Dingle Peninsula – Gallarus Oratory, the oldest Christian church on the territory of Ireland.
Take some time to explore Killarney at your own pace – soak up the stunning woodlands and lakes of the National Park, or the many historic houses and gardens. Enjoy the Ring of Kerry, a route through the southwest of Ireland with the best scenery and heritage around! To sum up our stay here, you’ll be treated to traditional Irish Music, at a Song & Irish Dance Show!
We will head back to lively Dublin, but on the way stop at Blarney Castle. This castle is famous for its “Kissing Stone” - here you will be able to hang upside-down over a sheer drop to kiss the stone, which is said to give the gift of eloquence! For our final night in this dynamic country, we’ll party like the Irish on Dublin’s Traditional Musical Pub Crawl!
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Ultimate Tour of Ireland

- Explore lively Dublin and visit the Guinness Storehouse
- Marvel at the Giant’s Causeway
- Experience rural life as you drive through the country side
- Visit a local sheep farm, and explore Bunratty Folk Park
- Dance along in your seat as you watch traditional Irish folk dance
- Take in the stunning view of the Cliffs of Moher
- Kiss the Blarney Stone – it might bring you luck!
- Attend private concerts and cultural events, exclusively for Cobblestone Freeway travellers

tour itinerary - Visit the jewels of the Irish countryside with castles, landmarks and traditional pubs!
inclusive trip items

Your Trip Will Include:

  • Full time Cobblestone Tour host
  • Experienced city tour guides
  • 3 or 4 star hotels & character rich accommodation
  • All land transportation
  • Interaction with local craftsmen & artists
  • Entrance fees & admissions for included sightseeing and cultural events
  • Special events exclusively for Cobblestone Freeway travellers
  • Optional Add-on: Extend your stay in Dublin!
  • Optional Add-On: Attend a show or performance

Land Package per person:

May 8 to May 21, 2019

July 3 to July 16, 2019

Sept 24 to Oct 7, 2019

$4,350 usd


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We are happy to help you with flight details and arrangements.

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Early Bird Discount

SAVE $200 per person when you book six months prior to departure.

Single Supplement - $1050 USD

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