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Exploring Britain & Ireland

featuring the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

Summary:

Travel to some of the world’s most magnificent cities and through the magical countryside of Britain and Ireland. This comprehensive journey takes you through rolling farmland and across the Irish Sea, through England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Take in...

Duration
15 Days
Countries
2
Next Departure
04-Aug-2024
Starting at
USD 5,299.00
Price per day
USD 353.00
Tour Type
Tour Type

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Operator
Collette
Tour
Exploring Britain & Ireland
Sub-Title
featuring the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
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Summary

Travel to some of the world’s most magnificent cities and through the magical countryside of Britain and Ireland. This comprehensive journey takes you through rolling farmland and across the Irish Sea, through England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Take in the world-famous Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. Marvel at the mystery of Stonehenge. Experience a traditional afternoon tea in London. Be mesmerized by the breathtaking landscapes of Ireland’s Ring of Kerry, the rolling hills of the Scottish Borders, and the medieval “shambles” of York. Admire the ancient Roman ruins in elegant Bath. Get acquainted with Britain’s pageantry in the royal cities of Edinburgh and London.

Map: Exploring Britain & Ireland (Collette)

Short Itinerary / Route

Day 1
Overnight Flight
Day 2
Edinburgh, Scotland - Tour Begins
Day 3
Edinburgh
Day 4
Edinburgh - Scottish Borders - Hexham, England - Y...
Day 5
York
Day 6
York - London
Day 7
London
Day 8
London - Stonehenge - Bath - Cardiff, Wales
Day 9
Cardiff
Day 10
Cardiff - Tramore, Ireland
Day 11
Tramore - Blarney - Killarney
Day 12
Killarney - Ring Of Kerry - Killarney
Day 13
Killarney - Rock Of Cashel - Dublin
Day 14
Dublin
Day 15
Dublin - Tour Ends

Travel Countries (2): Ireland, Scotland

Travel Cities (4): Dublin, Edinburgh, Killarney, Waterford

Highlights

City

  • Edinburgh

Attraction

  • Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

City

  • York

Attraction

  • High-Speed Train

City

  • London

Attraction

  • Afternoon Tea
  • Stonehenge

City

  • Bath
  • Wales

Attraction

  • Cardiff Castle
  • St. Fagan's National Museum of History or Free Time in Cardiff
  • Welsh Evening

City

  • Waterford

Attraction

  • House of Waterford Crystal Visitor Centre or Walking Tour of Waterford City
  • Blarney Castle

City

  • Killarney

Attraction

  • Ring of Kerry
  • Jaunting Car Ride

City

  • Dublin

Attraction

  • Dublin City Tour by Bus or Dublin City Walking Tour
  • Traditional Irish Night

Included in Price

Culinary

  • Delve into Scottish culture with a whisky-inspired dinner.
  • Explore Wales’ rich cultural heritage at an evening of Welsh music, poetry and cuisine.
  • Experience a traditional afternoon tea in London.

Experience

  • Behold the sights of Killarney on a traditional jaunting car.
  • Visit an innovative 500-acre family farm in the Scottish Borders.
  • Enjoy an evening of traditional Irish song and dance in Dublin.
  • Take in the world-famous Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo.

Optional, not included

Dublin: Pub Lunch & The Guinness Storehouse

  • Enjoy a traditional pub lunch at a historic pub where you will soak up the atmosphere of days gone by. After lunch, continue on to the nearby Guinness Storehouse, Ireland's top international visitor attraction. Learn about the brewing process that creates this beloved beverage and discover the technique needed to pour the perfect pint! Classic Guinness ads and memorabilia create a nostalgic ambiance as you indulge in a complimentary pint and learn about a different yet key part of Ireland's history. Duration approximately 3.5 hour(s). Transportation is included. A minimum of 15 passenger(s) is required to operate this option.

    This option must be booked at least 7 days prior to depature and will not be offered during Dublin's St. Patrick’s Day Festival (March 14-18). Children under the age of 18 MUST be accompanied by an adult and may not participate in the tasting.

London: Windsor Castle

  • Step into the formal world of the British Monarchy when you visit the stately and expansive Windsor Castle. His Majesty King Charles III uses Windsor as both a private home and as a Royal residence where formal duties of state are performed. Windsor’s 1,000 rooms comprise the largest inhabited castle in the world. It dates back to the 1070s, when William the Conqueror built the original wooden structure, now replaced by the grand stone edifices. Explore one of Britain’s most visited historic buildings, its precincts, and the State Apartments, which house a delightful collection of Royal art treasures. Enjoy time for lunch in the quaint town of Windsor before heading back to London. This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to visit the castle that houses so much British history and lore is not to be missed! Duration approximately 6 hour(s). Transportation is included. A minimum of 8 passenger(s) is required to operate this option.


Travel Package

 

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Going to

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Edinburgh

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Dublin

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