Let Ireland come to life. Start off in cosmopolitan Dublin, where you can grab a pint, visit a museum, or view an architectural gem on every corner. Visit historical monuments and see majestic natural wonders in Wicklow and Kilkenny, then head north to Belfast. From here, explore the geography and history of Northern Ireland before returning to Dublin. With a country as vast and bountiful as Ireland, traveling by train is a great way to cover as much ground as possible while also taking in the breathtaking sights. Let the smooth ride, great service, and amazing vistas transport you from city to city.
- Round-trip flights to Dublin
- Private airport transfers in Dublin
- 7 or 8 nights in a mix of 3 & 4 star accommodation
- Breakfasts daily
- Round-trip train tickets (Economy Class) between Dublin and Belfast
-Full-day tour to Kilkenny and Wicklow (English-speaking guide)
-Full-day tour to the Giant’s Causeway (English-speaking guide)
-Entrance to the Titanic Belfast Experience
-1-day Hop-On Hop-Off pass in Dublin (valid for 24 hours)
- Includes Careflex: Cancel up to 3 days prior!
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Please Note: If a forced overnight occurs in either direction, it would be an additional cost if a hotel is needed
Not included: Transfers between railway stations and hotels, and between hotels and activity/exclusion meeting points
Hotel check-in/out: Check in: 3:00 p.m, Check out: 11:00 a.m. Activities/excursions mentioned in the itinerary are all included in the package, but may be rescheduled to take place on an earlier or later day, depending on availability and operational day.
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Day 1: Depart Canada
Fly to Dublin
Day 2: Dublin
Upon arrival in Dublin, take a private transfer to your hotel and check in.
Hotel: 3 or 4-star (3 nights)
Day 2: Dublin at Leisure (B)
Enjoy the day exploring Dublin and all its charm, with the help of your Hop-On Hop-Off pass to get around the city
Day 4: Dublin: Kilkenny & Wicklow Excursion (B)
Today, embark on a day tour of Kilkenny and Wicklow from Dublin. Admire the stunning scenery, flora and fauna as you travel through the countryside. Enjoy a 45-minute guided walking tour of Kilkenny City. Stroll through the narrow and winding cobbled streets and under the city’s many medieval arches as you explore all the main attractions. After free time for lunch, continue through the county of Carlow into the wild and rugged Wicklow Mountains.
Day 5: Dublin – Belfast (B)
Dine at your hotel for breakfast, then make your way to the railway station to catch a train to Belfast. Make your way to your hotel and check in, and immerse yourself in this fascinating northern city. Cultural discoveries lie around every corner: The Albert Memorial Clock Tower, the Opera House and the Crown Bar, to name a few. (Approx 170 km)
Hotel: 3 or 4-star or similar (3 nights)
Day 6: Belfast: Titanic Experience (B)
Dive into history with a visit to the birthplace of the Titanic. Go through nine multi-dimensional galleries chronicling the aftermath of the sinking of the iconic ship, the discovery of the wreck, and contemporary undersea exploration.
Day 7: Belfast: Giant’s Causeway Excursion (B)
Head out from Belfast on a full-day tour of the Giant’s Causeway and area. Your first stop is Carrickfergus Castle, then Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge for its heart-stopping views. After a stop for lunch, continue on to the Giant’s Causeway, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Walk over the ancient stones, soaking up the myths and legends that surround this geological wonder. Your final stop of the day is Dunluce Castle, a medieval castle on a stunning basalt outcropping. Then, sit back and relax on the comfortable journey back to Belfast.
Day 8: Belfast – Dublin (B)
After breakfast, make your way to the train station to return to Dublin. Make your way to your hotel and check in. Enjoy the rest of the day in this vibrant city. (Approx 170 km)
Hotel: 3 or 4-star (1 night)
Day 9: Dublin – Return to Canada or stay 1 more night in Dublin (B)
After breakfast, take a private transfer to the airport and board your flight home or if staying an extra night explore Dublin at leisure.
Or if staying an extra night – Day 10: return to Canada (B)
Activities/excursions mentioned in the itinerary are all included in the package, but may be rescheduled to take place on an earlier or later day, depending on availability and operational day.