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Great Britain and Ireland

Summary:

Cross the Irish sea, explore historic cities shrouded in folklore and mystery, gawp at Ireland's breathtaking landscapes and appreciate a culture of cool from as far back as the Beatles. Through London, York, Glasgow, Liverpool, Dublin and more, this 16-d...

Duration
16 Days
Countries
2
Next Departure
19-Jul-2024
Starting at
USD 2,556.00
Price per day
USD 160.00
Tour Type
Tour Type

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  • Contiki
 
Operator
Contiki
Tour
Great Britain and Ireland
Age Group
18 - 35 Years
Categories
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Summary

Cross the Irish sea, explore historic cities shrouded in folklore and mystery, gawp at Ireland's breathtaking landscapes and appreciate a culture of cool from as far back as the Beatles. Through London, York, Glasgow, Liverpool, Dublin and more, this 16-day tour of Britain and Ireland includes entrance into awe-inspiring attractions aplenty, including puckering up for the Blarney stone, cruising across Loch Ness, and enjoying city tours of both Liverpool and Belfast. It'll be love at first London site.

Map: Great Britain and Ireland (Contiki)

Short Itinerary / Route

Day 1
London To Liverpool
Day 2
Liverpool To York
Day 3
York To Carlisle Via Lake District And Hadrian's W...
Day 4
Carlisle To Edinburgh
Day 5
Edinburgh
Day 6
Edinburgh To Scottish Highlands
Day 7
Scottish Highlands To Glasgow Via Glenfinnan Viadu...
Day 8
Glasgow
Day 9
Glasgow To Dublin
Day 10
Dublin To Clonmel
Day 11
Clonmel To Galway
Day 12
Galway
Day 13
Galway To Derry/Londonderry
Day 14
Derry/Londonderry To Belfast
Day 15
Belfast To Dublin
Day 16
Dublin To London

Travel Countries (2): England, Ireland

Travel Cities (6): Dublin, Galway, Hadrian's Wall, Liverpool, London, York

Highlights

Dining Summary

  • 5 Dinner (D)
  • 15 Breakfast (B)

FAQs

  • London: For this trip, you’ll need just two currencies - the British Pound and the Euro.

Included Experience

  • Liverpool: One for fans of The Beatles. Walk in the footsteps of the Fab Four and see all the iconic landmarks on this jaunt around Liverpool.
  • York Minster: Explore this historic city and get to know its Viking and Roman roots. Check out highlights such as Clifford's Tower and York Minster.
  • Edinburgh: Holyrood Palace. The Royal Mile. Edinburgh Castle. They’re all here to fill up your memory and Insta feed.
  • St. Andrews: If you like golf, you’ll love St Andrews. But if you think it spoils a nice walk in the park, there’s also Swilcan Bridge.
  • Fort William: Heads up ‘Potterheads’. Keep your eyes peeled for the Hogwarts Express.
  • Loch Ness: Sit back, relax and cruise along the loch with your Contiki crew. But keep your eyes peeled and camera ready for mythical ‘Nessie’.
  • Stirling: Explore the sights of Stirling and get a selfie with the memorial to the iconic Scottish knight.
  • Blarney Castle: Your chance to kiss the Blarney Stone and get the ‘gift of the gab’. And to visit the medieval Irish castle.
  • Cliffs of Moher: These rugged, photogenic cliffs have been the star of many films, including a Harry Potter one.
  • Galway: Tread the cobbles of this well-loved Irish city with your new Contiki crew. See Lynch’s Castle, Eyre Square and all the best pubs.
  • Derry/Londonderry: One for the history fans. Take a look around Ireland’s only walled city, built in the 17th Century.
  • Giant's Causeway: Sure, rock formations may sound a bit dull on paper, but this quirky natural wonder has to be seen to be believed.
  • Belfast: Hang with a local guide to see all the landmarks and learn about the city’s checkered history.

Travel Package

 

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