ICONIC IRELAND AND ASHFORD CASTLE

 10 Days
1 Country
8 Cities

SPEND A NIGHT IN STATELY ASHFORD CASTLE DURING THIS LEISURELY COUNTRY EXPLORER TRIP.

Board 'The Isle of Innisfree', across the shimmering Lough Corrib to elegant Ashford Castle, once home to the famous Guinness family and the highlight of your iconic journey.

About this trip

What's included 9 NIGHTS Accommodation,15 MEALS,9 breakfasts, 1 lunch (Be My Guest), 5 dinners

ON-TRIP TRANSPORT All transport shown

The Trafalgar difference

CONNECT WITH LOCALS

Travel to 12th-century Ireland and explore the remains of the Lost Town of Newtown Jerpoint followed by an Irish 'Be My Guest' lunch with the O'Connells. (Day 3)

STAYS WITH STORIES

Dating back to 1228, iconic Ashford Castle has housed earls, princes and the dynastic Guinness family. Recently reopened after refurbishment, this award-winning hotel is one of Trafalgar's 'Stays with Stories' and is owned and operated by our sister company, The Red Carnation Hotel Collection. (Day 8)

DIVE INTO CULTURE

Visit a Connemara marble factory to see how this vivid green-coloured stone has been crafted into jewellery and figurines for generations. (Day 7)

LOCAL SPECIALIST

For included sightseeing in Dublin, Killarney and Ashford Castle


Sightseeing highlights

WALKING TOUR in Killarney National Park

ORIENTATION of Killarney and Galway

VISIT Powerscourt Gardens, St. Patrick's Cathedral and Trinity College in Dublin, Blarney Castle, Torc Waterfall, the Cliffs of Moher and Kylemore Abbey

VIEW Galway Cathedral

SEE Dublin's Georgian Squares

CRUISE on Lough Corrib

SCENIC DRIVE of the Ring of Kerry