Ireland’s Celtic Voyage – 6 Day Tour of Ireland

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Embark on an Enchanting Irish Heritage Tour Across the Emerald Isle

Immerse Yourself in Celtic Mystique: A 6-Day Journey of Discovery

Set off on a spellbinding journey through Ireland’s rich Celtic heritage with our meticulously crafted 6-day tour. This adventure begins in the bustling heart of Dublin, where a scenic train ride whisks you away to the majestic landscapes of Kerry and Killarney in the south. It’s here, off the well-trodden paths, that the true essence of Ireland’s rugged beauty and vibrant culture unveils itself.

As we venture along the Wild Atlantic Way, prepare to be awed by the raw power and stunning vistas of Ireland’s coastline. The roaring Atlantic Ocean serves as the perfect backdrop for a journey steeped in history and natural splendor. Explore the charming nooks of Dingle and Galway, Ireland’s bohemian jewels, brimming with colorful streets and rich Gaelic traditions.

Our Irish heritage tour offers more than just sightseeing; it’s an active engagement with the land. Paddle the serene Lakes of Killarney, hike the famous Ring of Kerry, marvel at the soaring Cliffs of Moher, and challenge yourself with rock climbing in the untamed Burren. Each activity brings you closer to understanding the heart and soul of Celtic Ireland.

After days filled with exploration and nights steeped in local culture, our journey circles back to Dublin. This tour is more than just a holiday; it’s an awakening of your Celtic spirit, an intimate exploration of Ireland’s most enchanting locales.

For any inquiries about this 6-day tour of Ireland from Dublin or to learn more about the Celtic journey Ireland offers, don’t hesitate to reach out. And if your wanderlust calls for an even deeper dive into Ireland’s mysteries, consider extending your adventure with our 13-day Ireland’s Wild Grande Tour. Come, join us on this voyage, and unlock the Celtic magic that Ireland has in store.

Killarney and Wild Atlantic Way Tour Highlights

  • Unearth Ireland’s wild and rugged coastline
  • Explore Killarney National Park, Ireland’s first national park
  • Discover the Ring of Kerry and Dingle
  • Experience the spectacular Cliffs of Moher and the wild Burren
  • Visit Galway City, the Bohemian capital of Ireland
  • Enjoy great food and fun traditional music nights

Start Location

Heuston Station, Saint John’s Road West, Dublin

Finish Location

The Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Arran Quay, Dublin 8.

Departure Day(s) and Time(s)

Monday @ 1:00 pm – Please arrive at Heuston Station by 12:30 pm to collect your train ticket in time for train departure at 1:00 pm.

Return Day(s) and Time(s)

Saturday – Arriving at Dublin Airport at 12:30 pm and The Ashling Hotel at 1:00 pm.

Included

  • Professionally designed and easy to follow daily itineraries
  • Train ticket transfer from Dublin to Killarney
  • 5 nights accommodation
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Daily recommendations for food, entertainment and additional activity experiences
  • All entrance fees to national parks outlined in your itinerary
  • 24/7 support service so no matter where you are or what time of the day it is we are just a call away to help you.
  • Dingle and Ring of Kerry
  • Cliffs of Moher Visitor Centre

Not Included

  • Meals - we include breakfast but not lunch and dinner
  • Airfare - International or Domestic Flights
  • Any activities/services not listed on itinerary
Ireland's Celtic Voyage - 6 Day Tour of Ireland Highlights
Ireland's Celtic Voyage - 6 Day Tour of Ireland Itinerary

Day 1:Dublin to Killarney

Departing from Heuston Station, Dublin at 1:00 pm. 

Your adventure starts off with a train journey from Heuston station in Dublin to the spectacular setting of Killarney in the south. Your journey will take you through Ireland’s heartland, where your eyes can feast upon the wild lush green fields and hillsides of rural Ireland. 

Once you arrive in Killarney, you will be met by your driver guide at Killarney Train Station. That afternoon, you can choose to relax and unwind, explore its national park and vibrant town or take one of many adventure experiences to truly discover Killarney. 

That evening you have the opportunity to experience Killarney’s great food offerings and vibrant musical nightlife.

Day 2:Dingle and Slea Head

Dingle is our destination today, as we explore these dramatic and beautiful areas of Ireland that are littered with archaeological and historical wonders. 

Our first stop off is at Inch beach, famous for being the place where an inch is actually three miles long and where we take a short stroll along its golden sands and watch long rolling waves that come crashing ashore. Once aboard we head due west to the edge of Europe, also known as Slea Head. Feast your eyes on breathtaking scenery of wild rugged coastline, golden beaches and the magnificent Blasket Islands. We continue our journey around this rich and vibrant peninsula exploring its vast Gaelic culture and learning a cupla focal (some words) in Irish along the way. 

We will also visit and have lunch in the colourful and vibrant town of Dingle before we make our way back to Killarney where that evening, you can experience great food offerings, vibrant musical nightlife or take a stroll through its majestic national park. 

Day 3:The Ring of Kerry and Valentia Island

Today’s adventure takes you off the beaten track to unlock the real beauty of the world famous Ring of Kerry. Considered one of the most beautiful destinations to explore in Ireland, the Ring of Kerry offers dramatic landscapes of wild rugged coastline, golden beaches, glistening lakes, picturesque villages and spectacular mountain ranges.   

Even better, we will take you on an incredible tour of the spectacular Valentia Island where you can delve into its incredible history and heritage, explore its magical setting on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean and if you are lucky get a glimpse (weather permitting) of the dramatic Skellig Islands (Star Wars famed).

After a well-earned bite to eat, we slowly make our way back to Killarney stopping off at many spectacular viewing points to learn of their historical importance and the opportunity to take that picture that will ensure an everlasting memory of paradise.

Day 4:Discover Killarney and Lahinch

Today is your chance to discover the majestic setting of Killarney and Ireland’s first National Park. You can choose to relax and unwind, explore its national park and vibrant town or take one of many adventure experiences to truly discover Killarney. 

In terms of experiences, you have the opportunity to take a majestic kayak tour on the lakes of Killarney to a mystical island called Innisfallen, a gentle guided hike of Torc Mountain with magical view of the Lakes of Killarney from its summit, explore Muckross Estate which is home to a spectacular 15th Century Franciscan Friary, Torc Waterfall and the majestic setting of Muckross House & Gardens  by bicycle or walking. Finally combine one of those experiences with a mesmerising kayak tour on the Lakes of Killarney.

That afternoon, we set off in a northerly direction crossing the River Shannon on route to the edge of Europe and the spectacular setting of the Cliffs of Moher. That night we will stay in the beautiful coastal setting of Lahinch and a chance for you to experience great traditional music sessions, fantastic food and of course meet the locals.

Day 5:The Cliffs of Moher and The Wild Burren

This morning we will make our way to the spectacular Cliffs of Moher in County Clare. This ‘must see’ wonder of Ireland, the Cliffs of Moher, stretches for almost 10 KM and will capture your eyes and imagination as you gaze out in awe of its impressive setting. 

Take the opportunity to explore the fantastic interpretation centre that will show you how this marvelous creation was shaped by nature’s hand and learn about its unique geological makeup.

After a bite to eat, we will make our way through the remarkable moon-like terrain of the wild Burren on route to the bohemian capital of Ireland, Galway. That afternoon, take the opportunity to soak in it’s vibrant streets, sample its wide variety of food offerings or take a tour exploring its unique historical places of interest.

Day 6:Galway and Transfer to Dublin

Departing Galway at 9:30am, you take the road back east, crossing the River Shannon on route to the fair city of Dublin where that afternoon you can either rest or take the opportunity to explore and experience Dublin’s vibrant streets of music, culture and food. 

Arriving at Dublin Airport at 12:30 pm and The Ashling Hotel at 1:00 pm.

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