Northern Ireland – A Celtic Experience

Don’t just tour Ireland, Experience Ireland

Every Beatrice Bradley trip is crafted to maximize the experiences had during the trip.
The itineraries are specially made to allow time for engaging in conversation and meeting new like-minded couples. We hope that the activities and experiences may allow you to come out of your comfort zone and to try new or unique things.
These trips are made to replicate a ‘friends get-away trip’. 

Overall Trip Highlights

  • Galway: Step into a storybook with cobblestone streets, lively arts, and the gateway to the stunning Cliffs of Moher. Here, history whispers through medieval walls and vibrant music fills the air.

  • Killarney: Venture through the lush, green landscapes of the Ring of Kerry, a panoramic route known for its breathtaking vistas that have inspired poets and painters alike.

  • Cork: Unlock the secrets of the Blarney Stone at Blarney Castle. Legend has it, kissing the stone bestows the gift of eloquence, surrounded by gardens that are as mystical as they are beautiful.

  • Wexford: Dive into Ireland’s Viking past in a town rich with history yet bursting with modern coastal charm, where ancient battles whisper from the walls of centuries-old structures.

  • Dublin: Conclude your journey in Ireland’s vibrant capital. Experience its storied pubs, historic landmarks, and the warm welcome of its people, making you feel right at home.

All-Inclusive Ireland Itinerary
10 Days / 9 Nights
Group Size: 12-15 Guests

1 Last Spot – Single Occupancy

September 3 – 12, 2024

Maximum enjoyment of this vacation requires walking on cobblestone streets, uneven pathways, and climbing stairs.

Days 1 – 3: Experience the Enchantment of Galway

Welcome to Dublin! We’ll Pick you up

Dublin is the gateway to your Irish adventure. A scenic drive whisks you away to the charming city of Galway, a gem on the West Coast. Here, at the heart of Irish culture and history, you check into the inviting Eyre Square Hotel, where comfort meets convenience.

Your journey unfolds with these Highlights

Historic Marvels: Step into the serene world of Kylemore Abbey, an architectural masterpiece nestled in Connemara. Explore over a century of history in its Victorian Walled Garden, maintained with love by Benedictine Nuns.
Natural Wonders: Breathe in the fresh ocean air at the majestic Cliffs of Moher and the lesser-known, equally stunning Cleggan Cliffs.
Charming Villages: Stroll through Doolin, a quaint village where traditional Irish music fills the air.
Gastronomic Delights: Savor authentic Irish breakfasts, hearty lunches, and exquisite dinners that promise a true taste of Ireland.

     

    northern ireland trip
    northern ireland trip
    northern ireland trip

    Days 4 – 5: Killarney – 2 Nights

    Highlights

    • Checking out of our hotel in Galway and heading towards Ennis
    • Enjoying a tour of the Clare Abbey and Clare Museum in Ennis
    • Checking into the Killarney Plaza Hotel & Spa
    • Driving tour of the Dingle Pennisula
    • Tour of the Kilkenny Castle & Museum
    • Irish Breakfasts, Lunches and Dinners
    Northern Ireland trip
    Northern Ireland trip
    Northern Ireland trip

    Days 6 – 7: Cork – 2 Nights 

    Highlights

    • Heading towards Killarney National Park for a tour of the Ross Castle and the Killarney National Park with a jaunting carriage ride
    • Checking into the Imperial Hotel in Cork
    • Touring the Blarney Castle and grounds and “Kissing the Blarney Stone!”
    • Exploring wonderful rugged landscapes, mountains, history and endless coastline views
    • Irish Breakfasts, Lunches and Dinners

     

    Northern Ireland trip
    Northern Ireland trip
    Northern Ireland trip

    Day 8: Enniscorthy – 1 Night

    Highlights

    • Checking out of the Imperial Hotel and heading towards Midleton
    • Enjoying the Jamieson Distillery Experience in Midleton
    • Checking into the Riverside Park Hotel in Enniscorthy
    • Touring the Avoca Handweaver’s Mill and having lunch at the Mill Cafe
    • Irish Breakfasts, Lunches and Dinners

     

    Northern Ireland trip
    Northern Ireland trip
    Northern Ireland trip

    Day 9: Dublin – 1 Night 

    Highlights

    • We will have an Irish breakfast at the Riverside Park Hotel and then we will head to Dublin for our last day!
    • Touring the Dublin Castle
    • Checking into the Hilton Dublin Hotel
    • Stopping at the Trim Castle
    • Driving through Boyne Valley
    • Having a wonderful Goodbye Dinner at an Authentic Irish Pub in Dublin

     

    Northern Ireland trip
    Northern Ireland trip
    Northern Ireland trip

    Day 10: Dublin – Departure Day

    Highlights

    • Having an Irish Breakfast
    • Saying goodbyes to new friends
    • Heading to the Dublin Airport for flights home

     

    Northern Ireland trip
    Northern Ireland trip
    Northern Ireland trip

    Flight Details

    Airport Pick Up is included when arriving at the designated airport within the specified pick up window.

    Arrival Airport: Dublin Airport (DUB)
    Arrival Date: September 3, 2024
    Pick Up Times: Please Arrive by 9:30 am

    Departure Airport: Dublin Airport (DUB)
    Departure Date: September 12, 2024
    Drop off Times: Times may vary – Must allow 3 hours processing time at the airport BEFORE your scheduled departure.

    Pricing

    Experience All-Inclusive Travel with Beatrice Bradley

    At Beatrice Bradley, we pride ourselves on delivering exceptional, all-inclusive travel experiences with absolutely no hidden fees. From the moment you step off the plane to the moment we bid you farewell, every detail is taken care of. Our goal is to provide a completely hassle-free experience, allowing you to focus solely on enjoying your journey and creating lasting friendships.

    Here’s What Our All-Inclusive Experience Includes:
    • Airport Group Transfers: Seamless airport pickups and drop-offs by our friendly hosts, ensuring a smooth start and end to your adventure.
    • Dedicated BB Hostess: Travel with peace of mind knowing a dedicated Beatrice Bradley hostess will be with you throughout the trip, ensuring every aspect of your journey is unforgettable.
    • Full Dining: Enjoy all meals carefully selected to reflect the local cuisine, inclusive of all tips. Whether it’s a quick breakfast or a sumptuous dinner, we’ve got it all covered.
    • Unique Accommodations: Stay in boutique hotels or unique properties that are handpicked for their charm and comfort, providing an authentic and intimate experience.
    • Curated Activities: We find the BEST of the best tours. Making the absolute most out of our time.
    • Included Gratuities: Tips for tour guides and transportation are all taken care of. We ensure that those who make your trip special are rewarded, without you needing to worry about the details.
    • Transportation: All transportation during the experience.
    • You won’t see “Free Days” on our itineraries: Our trips are made for a balanced experience. We carve out time to bond, laugh, shop and explore but we will never just send you out on your own and say “good luck” we do everything together or smaller group breakouts.

    With Beatrice Bradley, every detail is meticulously planned to ensure you have a memorable and carefree travel experience. Join us and discover the joy of true hassle-free travel!

    Flexible pay-as-you-go payment plan

    How it Works:

    Step 1 Choose Payment Plan (available with credit card and ACH payment options)
    Step 2 Your $250 Deposit will be processed within 2 business days
    Step 3 When you are ready to make a payment, click the “Review and Pay” button on your invoice
    Step 4 Once clicked, in the top left of the invoice, next to the amount, you will see “Edit Amount.” Here you will be able to enter the amount you would like to pay
    Step 5 Full amount needs to be paid by 60 days prior to the trip. *If there is a remaining balance at 60 days prior to the trip then an automatic payment for the remaining amount will be charged.