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    Alumni & Friends Eight Day Classic Ireland Tour

     

    October 6-14, 2017

    $2,595 per person (double occupancy)    $2,995 per person (single occupancy)

    Price Includes:
    • Round trip motor coach from King's to Newark airport.
    • Round trip Non-stop flights to Ireland
    • Sightseeing by luxury motor coach with professional tour director
    • First Class Hotel Accommodations with private bath
    • Irish breakfast daily, five dinners, including traditional Irish show
    • All admissions per itinerary
    • Hotel porterage, service fees and all government taxes and fees.

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    Day 1:  Depart from King's College and take an overnight flight across the Atlantic.

    Day 2: DUBLIN ARRIVAL & HIGHLIGHTS. Arrive in Dublin and enjoy breakfast at a local venue. A local guide will provide a tour of Dublin that includes Trinity College and the Guinness Storehouse. Dinner and a show at Taylors Three Rock in the village of Rathfarnham.  Overnight at Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Dublin.

    Day 3: KILBEGGAN DISTILLERY & GALWAY. Depart Dublin and journey across the rolling pastures of Ireland's heartland and stop at Kilbeggan to visit the distillery. Continue on to Galway where you will join your guide for a gentle walking tour. Then check into your hotel and enjoy the remainder of the afternoon at your leisure. In the evening, join your fellow travelers for dinner at the hotel restaurant. Overnight at Ardilaun Hotel, Galway.

    Day 4: CONNEMARA LADY CRUISE.  Today, travel to Leenane, where you will take a short catamaran cruise aboard the "Connemara Lady," through Killary Harbour. Enjoy Irish coffee while on board. Next travel to Loughnafooey before heading back to Galway where you can dine on your own. After an independent dinner, jead out for a night of Irish entertainment at a local pub. Overnight at Ardilaun Hotel, Galway.

    Day 5: CLIFFS OF MOHER. Leaving Galway, drive along the coast of County Clare. Stop to see the Cliffs of Moher with its magical vistas overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Take a short ferry ride across the River Shannon Estuary to the countryside of Kerry. Arrive in Killarney and check into your hotel. You will have the afternoon to free to relax before dinner. Dinner and Overnight at the Malton Hotel, Killarney.

    Day 6: DINGLE PENINSULA DRIVE. Today, discover the beauty of the Dingle Peninsula, described by the National Geographic Traveler as "the most beautiful place on earth." There will be frequent stops to admire views and take photos. Stop at Foley's Bar and restaurant for an Irish Coffee before continuing on to Slea Head and back to Killarney. Dinner and Overnight at Malton Hotel, Killarney.

    Day 7: BLARNEY CASTLE. This morning, drive to Blarney Castle where you can climb the battlements of Blarney Castle and kiss the famous "Stone of Eloquence." Return to Killarney where the balance of the day is free for individual pursuits and dining. Overnight at Malton Hotel, Killarney.

    Day 8: ADARE, KING JOHN'S CASTLE & ENNIS. Depart Killarney and drive to the village of Adare, famous for its attractive main street of thatched houses and colorful gardens. Continue to Limerick to visit King John's Castel, built in the 13th century. Travel to Bunratty to visit the Bunratty Folk park and see a 19th century village street where traditional lifestyles and crafts are demonstrated. Check into your hotel at Ennis. In the evening, dine at Durty Nelly's Pub, which has been in business for about two centuries. Overnight at Old Ground Hotel, Ennis.

    Day 9: Transfer to Shannon Airport and fly back across the Atlantic to the United States.

    A valid US passport is required for this tour. A non-refundable $300 deposit is due to confirm your reservation. Final payment is due by July 6, 2017.

    To learn more and to register, contact our travel partner, TravelWorld, at (570) 288-9311 dfreas@asktravelworld.com

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