V3 Muller Family's Irish Adventure


Saturday 6th July – Sunday 14th July 2024

Number of Travellers: 4
Duration: 9 Days / 8 Nights


Picturesque coastal towns and villages, green pastoral fields, soaring cliffs, wild barren landscapes, the crash of the ocean, the laugh of a local. Ireland is romantic, authentic, a home away from home where both old and modern seem to cohabit seamlessly on a small island in the middle of the sea. Packed with history and tradition your days are spent exploring Ireland’s famous and off the beaten track sites of natural, cultural and ancient interest. A world renowned food scene means your evenings are spent dining in style and with the promise of a pub just around the corner, music and laughter are never far away. Your trip to Ireland will surprise and delight you but the people of Ireland will stay with you, long after your journey has taken you home.

Day by Day

Day 1 - Saturday 6th July - Arrival and Connemara

Arriving into Ireland this morning, pick up your rental car and make your way to Connemara where you’ll be met with rugged landscapes, pristine beaches, and picturesque mountains. Immerse yourself in the traditional Irish charm and unspoiled natural beauty that make Connemara a perfect introduction to the Emerald Isle. Dinner is included at your accommodation tonight.

Overnight: Connemara | Cashel House
Room Type: x2 Junior Suites
Meals Included: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 2 - Sunday 7th July - Galway Food Tour

Galway is the capital of Ireland’s west. Known as the ‘town of the tribes’ the small centre of cobblestone streets and colourful store fronts is vibrant, fun and cosmopolitan. What better way to spend an afternoon here than a delectable food tour? Stop off in the city and tantalise your taste buds with a delightful journey through Galway’s culinary scene. From artisanal cheeses, craft beers, to handcrafted chocolate, this will be a true feast for the senses. Afterwards, make your way to County Clare and the quaint village of Ballyvaughan.

Overnight: Clare | Monks
Room Type: x1 Deluxe Twin, x1 Deluxe Double
Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 3 - Monday 8th July - Hiking in The Burren National Park

The Burren’s rocky alien landscape is said to be the inspiration for Middle Earth in JRR Tolkien’s world-famous Lord of the Rings trilogy – and on your guided hike through this other-worldly region, it’s easy to see why! Home to a plethora of unique wildflowers, you will learn about the human history of the area dating back thousands of years. Stop in a botanical cafe and perfumery for lunch – it’s the oldest perfumery in Ireland! This evening enjoy whiskey tasting in a 6th generation traditional Irish whiskey bar.

Overnight: Clare | Monks
Room Type: x1 Deluxe Twin, x1 Deluxe Double
Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 4 - Tuesday 9th July - Cliffs of Moher

Start your day off at Ireland’s most-famous cliffs, the Cliffs of Moher, before the crowds arrive, enjoying a walk along the dramatic cliff edge on a background of coastal panoramas. Leaving County Clare behind, keep an eye out for dolphins and other marine wildlife as you cross the mouth of the mighty River Shannon.

Overnight: Killarney | Cahernane House
Room Type: x2 Superior Double
Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 5 - Wednesday 10th July - Ring of Kerry & Dingle

Discover the breathtaking beauty of Ireland on the Ring of Kerry drive, where stunning coastal vistas, charming villages, and historic landmarks await. Marvel at the rugged landscapes, serene lakes, and lush greenery that define this iconic route. Discover the breathtaking beauty of Dingle Bay with an exhilarating sea safari adventure through its crystal-clear waters and stunning coastal scenery! Make unforgettable memories as you explore one of Ireland’s most scenic and picturesque journeys.

Overnight: Killarney | Cahernane House
Room Type: x 2 Superior Double
Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 6 - Thursday 11th July - Hiking Killarney National Park

This morning head over to Killarney National Park – the jewel in the county’s crown. Today the park encompasses 26,000 acres of mountains, woodlands, lakes, waterfalls and history. Enjoy Kerry’s most breathtaking scenery on your doorstep. A local guide will meet you here and together you will visit the mediaeval tower house at Ross Castle, visit Torc Waterfall and take hike around the woodlands. A day spent in Killarney National Park will always be memorable. This evening experience the thrill and tradition of Irish culture with a captivating Irish dancing demonstration that brings the spirit of Ireland to life!

Overnight: Killarney | Cahernane House
Room Type: x2 Superior Doubles
Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 7 - Friday 12th July - Drive to Dublin & Guinness Storehouse

After breakfast, make your way to Dublin. En route, dive right into wonder of ancient Ireland with a stop at the Rock of Cashel, an immaculately preserved cathedral overlooking the sweeping landscape below. Continue on, check into your hotel and this evening you will visit the Guinness Storehouse. You’ll be immersed in the rich heritage of Guinness, tracing its roots back to its founding by Arthur Guinness in 1759. Tonight, enjoy dinner at one of Dublin’s many award winning restaurants.

Overnight: Dublin | The Merrion Hotel
Room Type: x1 Superior Double x1 Superior Twin
Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 8 - Saturday 13th July - Kilmainhaim Gaol

For over 100 years Kilmainham Gaol held thousands of men, women and children for crimes that ranged from minor offences to being involved in some of the most momentous events in Irish history. Discover the stories of people held here as ordinary criminals alongside those who fought for Irish independence. From the 1798 rebellion, to the 1916 Easter Rising, the Anglo-Irish War (1919-21), to the devastation of the Irish Civil War (1922-23) all these important events have a chapter in the story of Kilmainham Gaol. On a private walking tour of Dublin you’ll learn about the fascinating history of this vibrant city and visit Trinity college where the Trinity Experience will immerse you in the rich history and vibrant culture of Trinity College Dublin with rare manuscripts and Ireland’s literary heritage.

Overnight: Dublin | The Merrion Hotel
Room Type: x1 Superior Double x1 Superior Twin
Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 9 - Sunday 14th July - Depart

This morning, drop your rental car at the airport and it’s time to head home. We hope your time in Ireland has been memorable and look forward to welcoming you to our shores once again.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Trip Details

Inclusions Read More
  • All accommodation from Day 1 to Day 9
  • Breakfast each morning, dinner at Cashel House Hotel
  • Car Rental from Day 1 to Day 9
  • All guided hikes and activities mentioned in the itinerary, specifically;
  • Private whiskey tasting experience
  • Private Galway Food Tour
  • Private Hiking Guide in The Burren
  • Private Hiking Guide in Killarney National Park
  • Entry to Ross Castle
  • Private Irish dancing experience
  • Sea-kayaking activity in Dingle bay
  • Private Guided history walking tour of Dublin
  • Access to Trinity college
  • Entry to the Guinness Storehouse
  • Entry to Kilmainham Gaol
  • Personalised trip design and delivery
  • 24 hour in-country support from the Wilderness Team
Exclusions Read More
  • Flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals not mentioned in the inclusions
  • Activities and entrance fees not mentioned in the inclusions
  • Gratuities for activity providers or day guides
Notes Read More
  • All suggested accommodations and services are subject to availability at the time of booking
  • A 20% deposit is required before any accommodation and services will be confirmed
  • This quote is valid for 14 days from the date quoted, after this time pricing may be subject to revision
Pricing Read More

The price of this trip is4,860 per person and is based on availability at the time of booking.

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