Adventures By Disney now has vacation packages for Summer 2019 to Ireland and you will not believe this itinerary. If you haven’t been to Europe you’ll want to take advantage of this amazing vacation to the Emerald Isle that only Disney can deliver. Disney rolls out the red carpet as always with their Adventures By Disney vacations. You will always receive the VIP treatment, have amazing accommodations, wonderful local cuisine, outstanding tour guides, and hassle-free travel.
Adventures By Disney – Ireland – 8 Days/7 Nights
Part of the hassle-free experience that makes these vacations so special is that all Adventures By Disney packages include meet & greets at the airport, luggage service, international flights, transportation to and from your hotels, and snacks when traveling on tours.
All guests will be flown into Dublin, Ireland and return from Shannon Airport.
This package will include 7 breakfasts, 4 lunches, and 5 dinners.
Children under the age of 6 are not recommended; however, the minimum age for this itinerary is 4 years old.
Highlights of the 2019 Ireland Family Vacation Include:
- Dublin Walking Tour See the sights of Dublin with a local expert who will point out the sights of the beautiful capital city.
- Guinness Storehouse® Learn about Guinness brewing on this immersive tour that ends at the famous rooftop Gravity Bar.
- Lorge Chocolatier Tasting Experience Delight in delicious decadence on a tour and tasting at the renowned chocolatier.
- Irish Music Pub Crawl On Adult-Exclusive departures, visit traditional Irish pubs for great beer and live Irish music.
- Lake Leane Boat Ride Cruise past the gorgeous Killarney scenery that surrounds you on the “lake of knowledge.”
- Kilkenny Hurling Experience Step onto the pitch for a lesson in the ancient Celtic sport that dates back over 3,000 years.
- Rock of Cashel Head up a hilltop plateau for a tour of the picturesque medieval buildings that have stood for centuries.
- Cliffs of Moher Experience the dramatic views of the stunning cliffside landscapes that loom 700 feet above the sea.
- Ross Castle Adventurers will travel to this picturesque 15th-century castle for a scenic photo-op.
- EPIC—The Irish Emigration Museum Discover the history of Ireland’s people and global influence at this interactive museum.
Aillwee Cave Enter an underground world of passages, natural formations, and waterfalls in one of Ireland’s oldest caves.
- Foynes Aviation Museum Spread your wings and explore this fantastic museum honoring Foynes heyday in the aviation world.
- Irish Farm Visit Experience a fun-filled evening of activities with the people and animals on this authentic Irish farm.
We wanted to break down the details for you.
Take a look at this AMAZING Daily Itinerary:
DAY 1 – DUBLIN
You begin in Dublin, Ireland where guests will be given a welcome reception while staying at the Westin Dublin. Dinner is provided and as you dine you will be serenaded by a Celtic harpist.
DAY 2 – DUBLIN
Guests will enjoy breakfast at the hotel before heading off for a private visit to the Irish Emigration Museum. After the visit guests will be treated to tea and scones from a local bakery. That afternoon guests will receive a private, guided tour of the Guinness Storehouse. Lunch will be provided at a local pub and then guests will be able to explore Dublin on their own.
Day 3 – KILLARNEY
After breakfast, you will be on your way to Cashel with a quick stop to participate in Kilkenny hurling. Now that you’ve burned off your breakfast you will enjoy a quick lunch and journey to Cashel in Tipperary County.
Guests will be able to explore the Rock of Cashel.
Junior Adventurers can search for lucky shamrocks on the sacred grounds where Saint Patrick once stood.
Enjoy a delicious meal at the hotel while swapping stories with your fellow Adventurers.
Depending upon departure dates, accommodations will be at the Killarney Park Hotel or Great Southen Killarney.
DAY 4 – KILLARNEY
Enjoy an early breakfast to fuel up for the day ahead.
Take a visit to the 15th-century castle at the edge of Killarney’s lower lake for a picturesque photo stop with your family.
Explore the beautiful vistas that surround you as you ride across Lough Leane, or “lake of knowledge”, the largest of the three lakes of Killarney. An experience boatman will guide you as you ride past the monastery on Innisfallen Island or the historic Ross Castle which is located on Ross Island.
Explore the quaint town of Kenmare and enjoy lunch at one of the many restaurants or pubs in town.
Savor the rich flavors that are created by the true chocolate artisans at the renowned Lorge Chocolatier. You’ll learn about the history and origins of chocolate before a delightfully decadent chocolate tasting experience, followed by a workshop where Guests will get to make their own chocolate!
Share an evening with your family browsing through shops and enjoying delicious Irish food, music, and fun in this picturesque town. Share an evening with your family browsing through shops and enjoying delicious Irish food, music, and fun in this picturesque town.
DAY 5 – SHANNON
Begin your day with a filling breakfast before you head out to County Clare.
Let your imagination take flight on a visit to Foynes Museum, the only aviation museum in Ireland and the only dedicated flying boat museum in the world! Discover a nostalgic era from 1937 to 1945 when Foynes was the center of the aviation world. You’ll also enjoy an Irish Coffee demonstration and tasting where you’ll learn about how this now famous beverage was first created at the Foynes Terminal building.
Following your museum exploration, sit down for a lovely Irish lunch.
Marvel at the rolling green hills of Clare as you travel by motor coach to magnificent Dromoland Castle. Built in the 15th century, this will be your royal home for the next 3 nights. Receive a welcome like no other—truly fit for a king or queen!
In the evening, dine at Dromoland Castle’s Fig Tree Restaurant at the Golf and Country Club. Dress up for the occasion and be part of the elegant atmosphere! Meanwhile, Junior Adventurers are treated to a night of food, fun and a classic Disney movie.
Oh, what a treat! Your accommodations for the night will be the breathtaking Dromoland Castle.
DAY 6 – Dromoland Castle
Start your day with a tasty breakfast.
Join your fellow Adventurers for a private, late-morning tour of the castle grounds. See the timeless majesty of its great stone towers wreathed in creeping ivy and the mystic beauty of its rolling green hills pristine lake, enchanted woods, and gardens. The ancestral home of the O’Briens of Dromoland who were the Kings of Thomond, Dromoland Castle is considered by many to be the most beautiful castle in Ireland. It has a storied history and has accommodated famous celebrities, including presidents and movie stars.
Experience the thrill of interacting with hawks, owls and majestic falcons when an expert demonstrates the art of falconry.
Choose from a variety of restaurants at Dromoland Castle for lunch. Your Adventure Guides can assist you in picking the ideal location for your family. Then, spend the rest of the afternoon on the Castle grounds with a choice of many enjoyable activities—such as tennis, golf, boating, biking, croquet, and more*. If you would like to spend the afternoon relaxing, choose one of the available spa services.
Spend the evening with your family at an authentic Irish farm. Learn the secrets of scone-making and sheepherding and try your hand at bottle-feeding a baby lamb or piglet. Afterward, enjoy an Irish Cheese Tasting, a savory home-style dinner and lively, traditional Irish entertainment.
Once again you will spend the night at this amazing castle.
DAY 7 – Cliffs of Moher
Begin the day with a tasty breakfast.
Marvel at one of Ireland’s most magnificent views from atop the dramatic Cliffs of Moher, which stand 700 feet (213 meters) meters above the sea. Your visit to this famous site includes entry into O’Brien’s Tower, located at the highest point of the Cliffs.
Tuck into some traditional Irish dishes as you and your fellow Adventurers enjoy a delicious meal at one of Doolin’s favorite pubs – that’s been run by the same family since 1867.
Discover the beauty of Burren’s “yellow cliffs” on this tour of the dramatic cave of Aillwee, one of the oldest caves in Ireland. You’ll stroll over bridged chasms, walk alongside a thunderous waterfall and marvel at the unusual formations found in this natural mountainside underworld.
Celebrate with your fellow Adventurers in true Irish style at a private feast in your honor. Enjoy a delightful backdrop of music performed by local musicians at this festive farewell dinner that caps off a week of extraordinary experiences.
DAY 8 – SHANNON
Enjoy one last Irish breakfast before heading to the Shannon Airport.
All guests will receive luggage assistance and transportation to the Shannon Airport. So relax and let Disney take care of it!
Here are the departure dates including a few that are adult-only exclusive.
May 25 – June 1, 2019 (Adults Only)
June 15 -22, 2019
June 29 – July 6, 2019 (Accepting Waitlist)
July 6 – 13, 2019
July 27 – August 3, 2019
August 24 – 31, 2019 (Adults Only)
August 31- September 7, 2019 (Adults Only)
Prices begin at $5,499 per person and children under 12 begin at $5,409
There is no doubt that this will be one amazing adventure.
If you would like more information about the Adventures by Disney Ireland packages or any other Disney vacations please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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