Saturday 27th: Early Departure for Fishguard for the ferry to Ireland and on to Waterford
for our overnight stay at Treacy's Hotel, Waterford.
Sunday 28th: We depart this morning heading west along the magnificent Copper Coast
to Dungarvan, where we have a stop for lunch. After time to explore we head for Killarney.
Monday 29th: This morning we swap our coach for a traditional mode of Irish transport on
board a Jaunting Car (a horse drawn carriage). Our ride takes us through the
spectacular Killarney National Park on a unique tour. Making a short stop at the 15th
Century Ross Castle before joining the M.V Pride of the Lakes for a cruise on Lake Leane.
The rest of the day will be at leisure in Killarney.
Tuesday 30th: Full day excursion around the Ring of Kerry. Dominated by MacGillycuddy’s
Reeks, savour 100 miles of spectacular scenery as you travel along the narrow coastal
road of the Iveragh Peninsular. The journey begins at Killorglin, home of the world’s oldest
market, the famous Puck Fair, through Glenbeigh, calling at Kerry Bog Village. We
continue through the villages of Rossbeigh and Kells, with their beautiful golden beaches,
Sneem, a quaint town with its own village green, and Kenmare to Moll’s Gap.
Wednesday 1st: After breakfast we leave Killarney and the Eviston Hotel and cross
Ireland to Blarney home of the famous castle and its "Stone of Eloquence". We continue
on to Waterford to enjoy free time to explore the city before settling in for our overnight stay
at the Treacy’s Hotel Waterford.
Thursday 2nd: After breakfast we head through the Wicklow mountains to Dublin City. We
board the ferry in the afternoon for Holyhead.