Dublin & Killarney

Experience the best of Ireland

Dublin & Killarney - 10 Days, 8 Nights

Experience the best of Ireland on this romp through Irish history and culture. Start your trip in the country's vibrant capital, Dublin. From Dublin, take excursions to explore the surrounding countryside and visit the renowned town of Kilkenny on the banks of the River Nore. Fall in love with Killarney and tour the spectacular Ring of Kerry. Only in Ireland can you find such a distinct marriage of myth, culture and good, old-fashioned fun.

With countries as vast and bountiful as the Ireland, travelling 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.

The train tickets and hotel stays are included in the package, along with some meals and many other travel essentials that will help make this trip easy, fun, and unforgettable.

Dates & Prices - 10 Days, 8 Nights

Depart From March April May July
Vancouver from $2,508 from $2,550 from $2,657 from $2,804
Calgary from $2,515 from $2,556 from $2,662 from $2,809
Edmonton from $2,513 from $2,556 from $2,662 from $2,809
Regina - from $2,487 from $3,156 from $3,684
Saskatoon from $2,670 from $2,704 from $2,914 from $2,914
Winnipeg from $2,518 from $2,472 from $2,630 from $2,746
Price Inclusive of taxes
Also available for a duration of 9 days / 7 nights

Inclusions

  • Round-trip flights to Dublin (if flight and hotel package option is chosen)
  • Private airport transfers in Dublin
  • 8 nights of accommodation
  • 8 breakfasts
  • Round-trip train tickets (Economy Class) between Dublin and Killarney
  • 4 More Moments activities included:
    • 2-day Hop-On Hop-Off pass in Dublin
    • Full-day excursion to Kilkenny and Wicklow with English-speaking guide
    • Full-day excursion to the Ring of Kerry with English-speaking guide
    • Full-day excursion to the Dingle Peninsula with English-speaking guide (seasonal)
  • Earn and redeem Aeroplan® Miles

Accommodations

Where you'll stay
The hotels listed below are presented as examples for your reference only. Where "or similar" is indicated, guests will stay at a hotel of the same star rating. The hotel accommodations will be communicated to the consumer or travel agent prior to departure.

Location Hotel
Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland Ashling Hotel Dublin (or similar)
★★★★
Killarney, County Kerry, Ireland Scotts Hotel Killarney (or similar)
★★★

Room Specifications
Unless otherwise indicated, guests will stay in a standard room at all hotels during the trip. The location and corresponding hotels are as follows.

Bed size(s): 1 double bed or 2 twin beds
Room occupancy: Maximum 3 people (2 adults, or 2 adults and 1 child)


Travelling as a group of 10 or more?
Contact us for a group quote.

Itinerary


Day 1 - Depart Canada

Fly to Dublin.


Day 2 - Welcome to Dublin

Land in Dublin and take a private transfer to your hotel to check in. Explore Dublin using your Hop-On Hop-Off pass with Dublin Bus.

More Moments Activities Included:
Dublin Hop-On Hop-Off Pass: 
Hop on and off to explore the Irish capital's historic buildings and cultural attractions and enjoy the Irish capital's well-known music scene and nightlife.

Accommodation: ★★★★ (1 night)


Day 3 - Dublin: Kilkenny & Wicklow Excursion (approx. 260 km)

Today, enjoy a full-day excursion to Kilkenny and Wicklow from Dublin and take in stunning scenery and visit historical monuments.

More Moments Activities Included:
Kilkenny & Wicklow Excursion: 

Travel towards Kilkenny and take in the stunning scenery, flora and fauna. In Kilkenny, take part in 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. Next, continue through County Carlow into the wild and rugged Wicklow Mountains.

Meal(s): Breakfast

Accommodation: ★★★★ (1 night)


Day 4 - Dublin – County Kerry (Killarney) (approx. 302 km)

After breakfast, make your way to the railway station to catch your train to magical Killarney. Make your way to your hotel to check in, then set out to see the town. Killarney lies on the shores of Lough Leane in southwest Ireland's County Kerry. The town boasts an impressive array of 19th-century buildings, as well as the stunning Killarney National Park.

Meal(s): Breakfast

Accommodation: ★★★ (1 night)


Day 5 - County Kerry: Ring of Kerry Excursion (approx. 170 km)

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel, then head out on a full-day tour to the Ring of Kerry.

More Moments Activities Included:
Ring of Kerry Excursion: 

Circle the magnificent MacGillycuddy Reeks and pass along the shores of Dingle and Kenmare Bay. Stop in picturesque villages like Glenbeigh, Waterville and Sneem. Return to Killarney via scenic Ladies View and admire the famous Lakes of Killarney.

 Accommodation: ★★★ (1 night)


Day 6 - County Kerry: Dingle Peninsula Excursion (approx. 97 km)

Today, take a full-day tour to the picturesque Dingle Peninsula.

More Moments Activities Included:
Dingle Peninsula Excursion: 

Head out via comfortable motor coach for a trip to the famous Dingle Peninsula, known for its ring forts, high crosses and ancient monuments. The area west of Dingle offers dramatic landscapes with striking views of the Blasket islands from Slea Head. Return to Killarney for the night.

Meal(s): Breakfast

Accommodation: ★★★ (1 night)


Day 7 - County Kerry (Killarney) - Dublin (approx. 302 km)

Following breakfast, make your way to the train station for your return to Dublin. Check into your hotel, and spend the rest of the day at leisure. 

 Meal(s): Breakfast

 Accommodation: ★★★★ (1 night)


Day 8 - Dublin: Sightseeing and At Leisure

Use your Hop-On Hop-Off pass to get around and explore Dublin as you wish. The next day, enjoy visiting the Irish capital at your own pace.

More Moments Activities Included:
Dublin Hop-On Hop-Off Pass: 

Use your pass to enjoy the rest of the day visiting the city.

Meal(s): 1 breakfasts

Accommodation: ★★★★ (1 nights)


Day 9 - Dublin: Sightseeing and At Leisure

Use your Hop-On Hop-Off pass to get around and explore Dublin as you wish. The next day, enjoy visiting the Irish capital at your own pace.

More Moments Activities Included:
Dublin Hop-On Hop-Off Pass: 

Use your pass to enjoy the rest of the day visiting the city.

Meal(s): 1 breakfasts

Accommodation: ★★★★ (1 nights)


Day 10 - Dublin - Return to Canada

After breakfast, take a private transfer to the airport and board your flight home.

Meal(s): Breakfast

Terms and Conditions

General Terms & Conditions:
Conditions apply. Valid on travel booked through UNIGLOBE Travel. All advertised prices are for the cruise only and include or disclose taxes & fees. Airfare, transfers and other cruise components are additional and not included in advertised prices unless otherwise stated. Certain destinations may include flight connections. Cruise prices are per person, based on double occupancy for total length of stay unless otherwise stated. Taxes & fees due during travel or in destination are additional and may include, but not limited to, local car rental charges & taxes, one-way rental drop fees which are to be paid upon arrival, resort fees & charges, tour ‘kitty’, airline baggage fees and cruise gratuities. All offers and prices are valid on new bookings only for select departure dates and are accurate and subject to availability at advertising deadline, errors and omissions excepted, and subject to change. Cruise offers and prices are accurate at advertising deadline and subject to availability and changes by the supplier. Advertising deadline: January 14, 2020. For full terms & conditions please speak with a UNIGLOBE Travel consultant.

Air Canada Vacations Terms & Conditions:
Not included: Meals, unless noted. Transfers, unless noted. Additional activities and excursions. Personal expenses and insurance.

The More Moments 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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