Irish Classic

July 31, 2021 – 13 Days

July 31– August 12, 2021
13 Days / 12 Nights / 20 Meals
Depart U.S. for Dublin overnight July 30th –
tour begins July 31st.

$4,660* TOTAL COST per person including air from Myrtle Beach**
based on double occupancy & availability

Single Room Supplement $895
Optional Travel Protection Insurance $239
*Transportation to/from your home (must live within 30 miles of the airport)
**Air departure tax, fuel & surcharges are subject to
change until entire group is confirmed and ticketed.

This Fully Inclusive Guided Vacation Features:
• 12 nights in hotels listed
• 12 daily hot breakfasts (B)
• 1 lunch (L)
• 7 dinners (D) including a
medieval-style banquet in a
castle, and Taylors Three Rock
traditional Irish dinner and show.
• Sip locally-brewed craft beer with
your dinner at the family-owned
Walled City Brewery, housed in a
former army barracks in the
heart of Derry.
• Listen to lively Irish traditional
music over an Irish coffee at
Dungarvan’s 300-year-old Marine Bar.
Liam Clancy of the legendary Clancy Brothers
once lived nearby and often came in to sing.
All CIE Tours Guided Vacations Include:
• Sightseeing by luxury coach
• Professional tour director
• All on-tour transportation including shuttles and ferries
• Welcome get-together drink with your group
• Free Wi-Fi on coaches so you can stay connected along the way
• Deluxe documents wallet and backpack to keep you organized
• All local taxes, hotel service charges & handling of one suitcase per person
Hotels – 12 Nights:
Hyatt Centric The Liberties | Dublin (1)
Hilton Belfast Hotel | Belfast (2)
City Hotel | Derry (1)
Hotel Westport | Westport (2)
Bunratty Castle Hotel | Bunratty (1)
Killarney Plaza Hotel | Killarney (2)
Granville Hotel | Waterford (1)
The Spencer Hotel | Dublin (2)
This tour is subject to CIE Tours’ booking guidelines and cancellation penalties.
Refer to General Conditions on your CIE Tours group contract. CST# 2021285-20.
NOTE: The features, itinerary and hotels shown for this tour are based on
2020 departures, and may be subject to change for 2022 departures.
To book or for more information contact:
Tom Mugno
10764 Hwy. 707, Ste. 1, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
• Blarney Castle
• Cliffs of Moher
• Medieval Castle Banquet
• Crumlin Road Gaol
• Down Cathedral
• Dunbrody Famine Ship
• Giant’s Causeway
• Marine Bar – CIE Tours Exclusive
• Walled City Brewery – CIE Tours Exclusive
• Irish Night in Dublin

Map of Itinerary

13 Day Irish Classic Tour Itinerary
Day 1: Dublin Panoramic Tour & Dublin Castle
Your tour begins at 2:00 PM at your Dublin hotel. Take a panoramic
tour of Dublin, seeing such sights as elegant Georgian townhouses, St.
Stephen’s Green and the River Liffey. Visit Dublin Castle, the seat of
power and government in Ireland for many centuries. Take a guided tour
through the castle and see the State Apartments, used today for official
functions and presidential inaugurations. Enjoy a welcome drink with your
group before dining independently.

Day 2: Down Cathedral, The St Patrick Centre, Crumlin Road Gaol
& Belfast
Visit Down Cathedral where St Patrick’s historical burial site is marked by
a huge boulder. Immerse yourself in his work, life, and times in the nearby
St Patrick Centre. Explore Crumlin Road Gaol and see what prison life
was like through the ages. Head to central Belfast for some time to relax
before dinner at your hotel. (B, D)
Day 3: Titanic Belfast & Belfast Walking Tour
Tour central Belfast to see Victorian buildings, the imposing City Hall in
Donegall Square, and the shipyards where RMS Titanic was built in 1912.
Visit Titanic Belfast to learn about the ill-fated liner, which was built in
the city. In the afternoon, join a local guide for a walking tour of Belfast
before spending time on your own. (B)

Day 4: Giant’s Causeway, Derry Walking Tour & Walled City Brewery
Drive north along the Nine Glens of Antrim for views of mountains,
valleys, and coastline. This scenic region is one of the locations for “Game
of Thrones.” Stop for photos at the ruins of Dunluce Castle. Explore the
Giant’s Causeway, enormous hexagonal columns formed by volcanic
activity 60 million years ago. In Derry join a local guide for a short walking
tour around the defensive walls that encircle the compact old city. Then
visit the Walled City Brewery, an award-winning CIE Tours Exclusive
venue, for dinner and a flight of their craft beers. (B, D)

Day 5: Westport & Westport Walking Tour
Travel through the rugged countryside of Donegal, renowned for
heathery hills, sheep and the many tweeds made from their wool. Visit
Triona Design in Ardara, a CIE Tours preferred shopping partner, and enjoy a demonstration of handweaving. Continue on toward County
Mayo, where you’ll take a walking tour of historic Westport with a local
guide, before dinner in your hotel this evening. (B, D)

Day 6: Sheepdog Demonstration & Westport House
Enjoy views of the pilgrimage mountain of Croagh Patrick and stop in the
beautiful town of Leenane. Head to a local farm to watch skilled dogs
herd sheep. View Killary Harbour, Ireland’s only fjord. Enjoy a drink before
taking a guided tour of Westport House, an 18th-century home complete
with its original contents including portraits, furniture, silver, and porcelain.
Spend the rest of the afternoon and evening enjoying the lively town of
Westport at your leisure. (B)

Day 7: Galway, Cliffs of Moher & Medieval Castle Banquet
Travel to Galway for some free time to explore the city. Head out to visit
the majestic Cliffs of Moher, which soar 700 feet above the Atlantic. Enjoy
an evening at a medieval-style banquet in an authentic Irish castle. (B, D)

Day 8: John B. Keane’s Pub & Dingle Peninsula
Travel along the River Shannon into County Kerry. In Listowel, sample tea
and scones in the family pub of the late, famed playwright John B. Keane.
Journey along the Dingle Peninsula to Slea Head for glorious scenic views
of hills and coastline. Stop in Dingle for some free time before heading to
Killarney. (B, D)

Day 9: Jaunting Car Ride, Ring of Kerry Highlights, Kenmare & Killarney
Enjoy a scenic, traditional horse-drawn jaunting car ride to Ross Castle and
the Kenmare Estate. Visit CIE Tours preferred shopping partner Moriarty’s in
the Gap of Dunloe. Travel along part of the Ring of Kerry to see spectacular
mountain scenery at Moll’s Gap and at Ladies View. Stop off in Kenmare
for lunch and free time. Return to Killarney where the evening is free for
independent dining and perhaps a visit to a local pub with live music. (B, L)

Day 10: Blarney Castle, Marine Bar & Waterford Walking Tour
Visit Blarney Castle to climb the winding staircase and kiss the famed
“Stone of Eloquence”, or relax in the lovely gardens. Travel on to
Dungarvan to enjoy an Irish coffee and traditional music at the Marine
Bar, a CIE Tours Exclusive Venue. Continue to Waterford where a local
guide will lead a stroll around the historic old port city. (B, D)
Day 11: House of Waterford Crystal, Dunbrody Famine Ship
& Taylors Three Rock
Witness the creation of crystal masterpieces at the House of Waterford
Crystal, a CIE Tours preferred shopping partner. In New Ross explore
the Dunbrody Famine Ship, which transported people to North America
during the 1840’s famine. This evening enjoy dinner and a show at Taylors
Three Rock. (B, D)

Day 12: Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour in Dublin
Enjoy your day in Dublin independently on the Hop-On, Hop-Off bus
tour. Use your voucher to visit your choice of one of Dublin’s top
attractions: Guinness Storehouse, Teeling Whiskey Distillery, EPIC The
Irish Emigration Museum, or GPO Museum. In the evening, dine at one
of the many restaurants or pubs that Dublin has to offer. (B)

Day 13: Tour Ends in Dublin
Your tour ends after breakfast. (B)

NOTE: The features, itinerary and hotels shown for this tour are based on 2020 departures, and may be subject to change for 2021 departures.
Send Reservation Form with credit card payment or check payable to:
MGA Travel, Attn: Tom Mugno, 10764 Hwy. 707, Suite 1, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588 GRP #532276

For reservations, please contact us and include your non-refundable deposit of $400 per person.
Optional Trip Protection Insurance is additional at $239 per person and is also due at the time of deposit.

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