Essential Ireland

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6+ Nights
Limited Time Special Offer

Discover the magic of the Emerald Isle

Experience rolling hills, vibrant greenery, and lively pubs on this incredible Irish journey! Enjoy the freedom of having your own car and take advantage of included admission to Blarney Castle and the Cliffs of Moher. Tour the breathtaking Ring of Kerry, stay in luxurious accommodations, and unwind with a pint in Dublin. 

What's Included
  • Round-trip economy class airfare into Dublin (DUB), home from Shannon (SNN)
  • Manual, economy-sized rental car for duration of trip- automatic available for upgrade
  • 2 nights in Dublin at the Ashling Hotel or similar
  • 1 nights in Cork at The Address Cork or similar
  • 2 nights in Killarney at the Cahernane House Hotel or similar
  • 1 night in County Clare at the The Woodstock or similar
  • Dublin Hop-on/Hop-off Bus Pass (48-hour)
  • Blarney Castle Admission
  • Ring of Kerry Guided Tour
  • Admission to the Cliffs of Moher
  • Breakfast Daily
Great Ways to Explore
  • Keep in good spirits! Tour the Teeling Whiskey Distillery and the Guinness Storehouse in Dublin.

  • Visit Cork's charming Old English Market and stroll through countless crafts, homemade goods, and tasty treats.
  • Gasp at the breathtaking beauty of Killarney National Park. Discover castle ruins, sparkling lakes, waterfalls, and much more.

  • Snap tons of photos at the majestic Cliffs of Moher, one of Ireland's most raved-about attractions!

  • Take advantage of your included admission to Blarney Castle, then enjoy a stay in Clare on beautiful castle grounds.

Package Overview

Experience the most iconic landmarks in Ireland on this once-in-a-lifetime journey through Ireland! Enjoy having your own car and take advantage of the freedom to drive off the beaten path and discover hidden treasures. Begin in Dublin and see historic castles, whiskey distilleries, and architectural masterpieces. Gawk at towering cathedrals, explore Dublin Castle, and listen to folk music in traditional pubs. Enjoy your included hop-on/hop-off bus pass and snap tons of photos from the top of an open double-decker bus!

After your stay in Dublin, drive south until you reach the colorful city of Cork. Feel the city's vibrant spirit as you shop in its historic English Market and stroll along the charming seaside village of Cobh. Next, continue on to Killarney! Hike through Ireland's first national park and gawk at majestic mountains and sparkling lakes. Take tons of selfies when you visit Blarney Castle and tour the spectacular Ring of Kerry!

Last but not least, head beautiful County Clare. Stay in a luxurious castle hotel, see the amazing Cliffs of Moher, and check out tons of castles and rugged coastal cliffs that fill the area.

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Please note that some recommendations in the following suggested itinerary may not be included in your package. Check What's Included above for full details on inclusions.

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Advertised vacation package prices are per person based on two people traveling together, unless otherwise noted. Advertised package rates are based on select departures as noted on the booking calendar above, were available via the Aer Lingus Vacation Store website and may not represent current prices.

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Escorted vacation packages are per person based on two travelers (unless otherwise specified), and typically include hotel accommodations; transportation with professional driver/guide; sightseeing as listed, some meals, local taxes, hotel service charges and porterage of one (1) suitcase per person, due to limited capacity on motor coaches. Space is limited and prices may be restricted to certain travel dates, length of stay or room type. Driver and guide gratuities are not included, and are at the discretion of the traveler. Terms and conditions apply. Minimum child ages and handicapped traveler restrictions may apply on escorted tours; please call for details. 

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