IRELAND - DUBLIN ST. PATRICKS
From March 16th to 19th there will be so much on offer - music, street theatre, family carnivals, comedy, street performances, dance, a treasure hunt, night spectacles .... culminating on March 17th with the world famous St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Over four days, 4000 performers and one million people will be celebrating Ireland. So whether you are Irish or just wish you were, Ireland is the place to be next March to enjoy Ireland’s biggest party
Check in time at Frankfurt Airport in the morning. We fly direct from Frankfurt to Dublin (10:50 a.m.-12:05 p.m.). After arriving in Dublin we will be picked up by our bus and drive to the center. We start with a city sightseeing tour of Dublin (included). We will visit the 16th century Trinity church which was founded in 1592 by Queen Elizabeth I of England (entrance fee not included). Here is displayed the legendary Book of Kells, an illuminated manuscript dating from the 8th century. We visit also the St. Patrick’s Cathedral where Jonathan Swift was Dean whilst he wrote the famous „Gulliver’s Travels“. After sightseeing, we check in to our downtown 4-star hotel (in walking distance of the main attractions of Dublin). In the evening we recommend a dinner with typical Irish music and Irish dance (extra).
After Irish breakfast in our Hotel (included) full day free to enjoy the celebrations of St. Patrick‘s Day. Later this afternoon you may want to attend in a whiskey tasting at the famous Jameson Distillery and/or a beer tasting at Guinness Storehouse and brewery (please let us know by booking, if you like to participate).
After Irish breakfast (included), we start with our excursion to the County of Wicklow (included). The County of Wicklow is known as the garden of Ireland. We visit the beautiful Powerscourt Gardens (entrance fee included). Afterwards we drive to Glendalough, which is located in a deep, dark valley between a bowl of hills in Wicklow. Here in the 8th century St. Kevin lived as a hermit but so great was his knowledge that he soon gathered students around him who developed a monastic settlement. It grew in size and importance until there were over 1000 Students here in the 10th century. In the afternoon we can make a stop at an Avoca outlet shop for traditional woolen works. Early evening arrival at the hotel. Time to join a dinner in one of the cozy pubs of Dublin. Your guide will make suggestions.
After Irish breakfast in our Hotel (included) we check out by 11:00 am. We will visit the lovely fishing village Howth for a seafood lunch (extra) before we depart for the Airport of Dublin. Check in and flight back to Frankfurt, Germany (4:00 p.m. - 7:10 p.m.). Arrival early evening.
TOUR PRICE INCLUDES: return flight with Aer Lingus from direct Frankfurt - Dublin - Frankfurt; airport tax, free luggage 20 kg, all bus transfers in Dublin as per itinerary, sightseeing in Dublin as per itinerary by bus with a local guide, excursion to Wicklow County by bus with local guide, tickets for Powerscourt Gardens, 3 overnights in a 4-star downtown hotel incl. full Irish breakfast in double/twin bed room, all rooms with private facilities; service of an Interra Reisen escort
SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT: € 500 for 3 nights. Persons booked on share basis must pay single room supplement if no share is available (the single room supplement will be charged after thetour). Share basis means double occupancy.
SUPPLEMENTARY COSTS: Irish evening with dinner, Irish folk and dance appr. € 69, personal expenses, tips.
CHILDREN PRICE: no children price available for this trip!
TRAVEL DOCUMENTS: valid US Tourist Passport for military and civilian personnel. Non US-citizens must meet proper Visa requirements.
BOOKING DEADLINE: 14th of January 2023! After this date, please call Interra Reisen.
CANCELLATION POLICY 2023: more than 61 days prior departure, € 100; 61-32 days prior departure, € 450 per person will be charged; 31-14 days prior departure, € 800 per person will be charged; from 13 days until departure, 100% of the tour price will be charged. No refund for no shows. We recommend travel insurance!
TRAVEL INSURANCES: please book with our partner USAA
INTERRA REISEN is not responsible for lost and stolen articles. Liability: We are only acting as agents for various contractors (hotels, bus companies, airlines etc.) and are therefore in no way responsible for the fulfillment of their obligations, nor are we to be held liable for accidents, delays, losses etc. The liability of all these contractors, remains unprejudiced. Right is also reserved to program changes and alterations as well as substitution of services listed above, when and where necessary, without prior notice. INTERRA REISEN reserves the right to cancel the tour if minimum participation is not reached. Conditions accepted upon booking.