2-DAY RAIL TOUR DAY TOUR PLUS: Limerick City & the Cliffs of Moher

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Day Tour Plus - Limerick City & the Cliffs of Moher

Sleep in and overnight in the city of culture and visit the Cliffs of Moher!

An overnight tour to Ireland's mid western capital Limerick , the Treaty City , on the banks of the majestic river Shannon. This tour includes four star standard Hotel accommodation in the City Centre and a full Irish Breakfast. Your evening in Limerick is free to explore the locations where the film Angela's Ashes was made and perhaps have a pint in one of the city's many Traditional pubs. The next day we will take you to visit Medieval Bunratty Castle then on to a charming pub for a lunch stop on the remote Atlantic coastal village and then to the Cliffs of Moher. We travel through the Burren, around Black Head and on to Galway City along the shores of Galway Bay.

Additional Notes

Tour does not operate on Sunday or St. Patrick's Day.

Hotel in Limerick will be advised once the office in Ireland confirms this to our U.S. office. The 4 * hotel will be centrally located.

Itinerary

Day 01, Dublin to Limerick

Check-in is 20 minutes prior to train departure time at the customer service desk at Heuston Station where our check-in representative will be in their yellow jacket!

Check in for 3:25 pm departure from Heuston Station (please check in 20 minutes prior to departure). Arrive Limerick at 5:40 pm. Your evening is free to discover this lively city bubbling with beautiful Georgian architecture, grand museums and hang with the locals. Overnight Stay: Limerick.

Day 02, Bunratty Castle and Cliffs of Moher Tour

Enjoy your full Irish Breakfast, check out your hotel.

After the visit to Bunratty Castle and Folk park we make our way to Co. Clare. There is a lunch stop at O’ Connor’s Pub in Doolin before arriving at the Cliffs of Moher, among the highest sea cliffs in Europe. There is plenty of time to visit Ireland’s second most popular tourist attraction and your host will advise you of the departure time. From here we take the coast road for much of the way to Galway, with time for photos along The Burren. This is a national park and the word Burren comes from the Irish Language, it means ‘rocky place’. It is a unique lunar landscape of limestone which was described in 1649 by one of Oliver Cromwell’s men as: “No tree to hang a man, no water deep enough to drown him and no soil deep enough to bury him”. Today the Burren is noted for its diverse Flora with few parallels elsewhere in Ireland or indeed, Europe. We continue along the coast road to Black Head, passing the quaint coastal villages of Ballyvaughan and Kinvara before joining the main road to Galway. Free time in Galway for shopping or to grab a bite to eat before returning by train to Dublin.

Returning to Dublin Heuston at 9:45 pm.

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2017Land Only
Aug 1 - Dec 16   299

Pricing

Your tour land price is per person based on two (2) people sharing a twin or double room. Single is additional.

This tour does not include:

  • Items not noted on itinerary
  • Lunches
  • Dinners
  • Additional transfers
  • Visitor attractions

Airfare

Airfare is additional. Once you select your date, you will be given the opportunity to search our system for the best available airfare from your home city. The dates shown will be the start / end date of your tour. However, you can alter these dates to arrive earlier or extend your stay as needed.

Our system will search for the best possible airfare during your booking process. Note: airfare cannot be booked sooner than eleven (11) month from date of departure.

Departures & Transfers

Departure date is the date one would start touring in Ireland including any pre/post nights. Does not include air travel.

 
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