4-Day South West Ireland Tour from Dublin

We start our adventures in the west of Ireland, where we travel through beautiful Connemara, one of the beautiful remote regions of Ireland.Then it's on to Galway, Ireland's trendy party capital on the west coast! Enjoy a pint or two in the great traditional pubs of Galway. We continue our adventures as we travel down the west coast, with the highlight of the drive being time to visit the Cliffs of Moher - at 214m high, these cliffs were the Cliffs of Insanity in the movie Princess Bride! We continue to County Kerry, and the magical town of Killarney. A priceless opportunity to get to know the charming Irish people a little better! Onward to the Dingle Peninsula! Rugged mountains, romantic sandy beaches and crystal cascades sparkle as the Paddywagon cruises into the lovely Dingle Peninsula, and we stay overnight in the charming village of Annascaul. We also kiss the Blarney Stone on our return to Dublin. You cant beat this for value, a great 4 days!

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$663

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Duration

4 days

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  • What's included :
    • 2x Breakfast
    • 1x Dinner
    • Accommodation included: 3 nights
    • 3 nights accommodation (Galway, Dingle Peninsula, Killarney)
    • Fun Professional Guide
    • Live commentary on board
    • Transport by air conditioned coach
    • WiFi on board
    • USB Ports at every seat
    • Entry/Admission - Cliffs of Moher
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    • Entry/Admission - Rock of Dunamase

  • Day 1: Day 1: Dublin - Connemara - Galway

    Stop At: Connemara, Connemara, County Galway, Western Ireland
    To begin our amazing experience we depart Dublin and make our way to the West of Ireland and tour beautiful Connemara. we willmake a short comfort stop on route to Cong
    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Cong, Cong, County Mayo, Western Ireland
    Famed by John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara in the film Quiet Man, the village is home to Ashford castle, a regular haunt of the rich and famous and a wedding venue for a host of international stars. We have time to visit Cong Abbey before continuing our journey through the wilderness of Connemara. We enjoy the unique landscape, beautiful lakes, valleys and mountain scenery. Gaelic speaking, this area still maintains many of Ireland's traditional ways, however it was deserted during the dreadful famine times of 1845. to 1851.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Galway, Galway, County Galway, Western Ireland
    We arrive in Galway mid afternoon to ensure that we get the most out of this cultural city. We have time to explore the Spanish Arch and ramble around colorful shop street with its many street performers, seafood eateries, and quaint Irish bars with wonderful musicians. A great night of real Irish entertainment is always a highlight of Ireland's traditional music capital.
    Duration: 12 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Overnight in Galway

    Day 2: Day 2: Galway - Burren - Doolin - Cliffs of Moher - Dingle

    Stop At: Wild Atlantic Way The Atlantic Coast of Ireland, Galway Ireland
    Today you will have the wild Atlantic ocean by your side as we cruise down the West coast. See beautiful beaches, golden sand, maybe even a few dolphins and whales.
    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: The Burren House Farm County Clare, Ireland Ireland
    Run around the lunar landscape of the Burren, the only place on earth where Alpine, Arctic and Mediterranean flowers grow side by side, and hear your guide tell inspiring tales of how our ancestors overcame the horrors of the great Potato Famine of 1845-49, sending over a million of our ancestors to the four corners of the globe and in particular Britain, North America, and Australia.
    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Doolin, Doolin, The Burren, County Clare
    We'll stop in the village of Doolin for lunch and maybe a pint before continuing to the nearby Cliffs of Moher.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Cliffs of Moher, Lislorkan North, Liscannor Ireland
    Over 700 ft tall, the cliffs are perhaps the most spectacular in Europe and are home to some of nature's most majestic birds including puffins and gannets
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Adare, Adare, County Limerick
    Afterwards, we'll cross the River Shannon in historic Limerick. Our last stop today is the beautiful heritage town of Adare with its fabulous thatched cottages, renowned for being regularly voted Ireland's tidiest town.
    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Dingle Peninsula, Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry
    We spend the night on the rural Dingle Peninsula.
    Duration: 12 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Overnight in Dingle Peninsula

    Day 3: Day 3: Dingle - Killarney

    Stop At: Inch Beach, Inch Ireland
    Today we embark on the world famous Dingle Peninsula. We visit Ireland's longest beach at Inch, and then we take the short drive to Dingle
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Slea Head Drive, Ireland
    Famed in many films like Far and Away and Ryan's Daughter, Dingle is celebrated for having most pubs in Ireland for a town of its size, 52 pubs and 2000 people. We cannot forget Dingle's most famous resident, Fungi the Dolphin who we shall have time to visit in the early afternoon. Then it's off on a wonderful pleasant drive around Slea Head with amazing views of Sleeping Giant Island, the Blasket Islands, and Beehive Huts dating back to 2000 B.C. Regarded as the most beautiful Peninsula in the world by many photographic magazines, Slea Head has some of Ireland's most fabulous beaches and is definitely the highlight of Ireland's famed Wild Atlantic Way. This area is completely Gaelic speaking, and you may even get to hear some of the locals converse in this ancient language.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Dingle, Dingle, Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry
    Then it's back to Dingle where there is ample time for shopping in traditional arts and crafts stores, and some refreshments in one of the many colorful pubs with local musicians playing some mystic tunes.
    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Killarney, Killarney, County Kerry
    Tonight we stay in Killarney, Co. Kerry's premier town. Here we mix with the locals, and enjoy the characteristics of a genuine Irish county town, away from the hustle and bustle of the big cities. Pull up a stool by the fire or enjoy a relaxing post dinner stroll in the nearby National Park.
    Duration: 12 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Overnight in Killarney

    Day 4: Day 4: Killarney - Dublin

    Stop At: Killarney National Park Cork Road, Killarney Ireland
    The day begins with a horse and cart ride through Killarney National Park (optional) or horseback ride through the park for the energetic and adventurous (optional).
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Blarney, Blarney, Cork, County Cork
    Afterwards, we'll regroup to cross the Cork and Kerry mountains, heading for the world renowned Blarney Castle. Enjoy plenty of time (2 hours) visiting the Castle where you can kiss the Blarney Stone if you wish (to receive the gift of eloquent speech also known as the gift of the gab). The beautiful gardens offer a chance to relax in the fresh air whilst those seeking last minute souvenirs can explore the excellent Blarney Woolen Mills, the world's largest Irish shop. After lunch we take a leisurely drive through the Golden Vale region, Ireland's finest agricultural land and home to some of the best livestock in the world.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Rock of Dunamase, Seven kilometres east of Portlaoise, Portlaoise Ireland
    Before we reach Dublin, we'll pause at the Rock of Dunamase - a ruined castle perched high on a hill overlooking the province of Leinster - amazing photo opportunities and vistas await you.
    Duration: 20 minutes

    Pass By: Dublin, Dublin, County Dublin
    Arrive back in Dublin late afternoon in time for dinner reservations and evening entertainment.

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    1: Paddywagon Tours Ltd, 55 Gardiner Street Lower, Mountjoy, Dublin, D01 R223, Ireland
    2: Molly Malone Statue, Suffolk St, Dublin 2, D02 KX03, Ireland
    Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Please confirm pick-up location at the time of booking, or after. Failure to do so will result in Paddy's Palace pick-up location being picked by default. If you arrive at Suffolk Street pick-up without confirming with Paddywagon Tours, this may result in you missing your tour. If you need help on which pick-up would work best for you, please contact us immediately after booking. We're happy to help.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • All timings listed are approximate and subject to the drivers discretion.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 56 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Please note the H&S measures may change due to government guidelines.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Paddywagon Tours

Activity ID: V-8962P34

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