Arrive at campsite on the edge of Bushmills, on the north Antrim coast in Northern Ireland. Enjoy a welcome meal with drinks in a local restaurant in the evening with your Club Tour Escorts and fellow tourers.
4 nights at Bushmills campsite.
A great day trip by coach, with a visit to Derry~Londonderry, including a guided walk along one of Europe’s finest complete city walls. The afternoon will be at the outstanding Ulster American Folk Park to learn all about life for Irish emigrants.
A short coach journey to the excellent visitor centre at the Giant’s Causeway, including a guided walk, and further along the coast to the famous Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge. Crossing the bridge is optional and to be paid locally. Lunch is included between the two visits.
A day at leisure, and the perfect opportunity for whiskey lovers to wander the few hundred yards from the campsite up to the famous Bushmills distillery – or just relax on site.
Drive to the Club’s site near Killyleagh in Northern Ireland (80 miles). Visit The Dark Hedges, made famous by the TV series Game of Thrones, or perhaps stop en route stop at the largest freshwater lake in the British Isles, Lough Neagh.
4 nights at Delamont Country Park Club Site.
A day coach tour to Belfast, including visits to the historic city hall (with lunch stop at own expense in
the city centre), then on to the amazing Titanic Belfast exhibit.
A day coach trip, with a fun and informative visit to Whale Pumps (light lunch included), and then on to Mount Stewart, a National Trust property, for a visit to the house and gardens.
Relax on site or explore the beautiful coast and lovely countryside near Killyleagh.
Drive south across the border to vibrant Dublin (117 miles). Try a detour to explore a little of the
Saint Patrick’s trail, the Mourne Mountains or the excellent Ulster Folk and Transport Museum.
3 nights at campsite near Dublin.
Enjoy a visit to the Irish National Stud and Japanese Gardens. In the evening, a coach will pick you up again to take you to a local pub for a meal accompanied by lively Irish music, dance and banter - great ‘craic’.
A day at leisure. Relax on site or take the bus from the site into Dublin. Explore the National Museum of Archeology & History or the National Art Gallery, Trinity College or St Patrick’s Cathedral. Do not miss a stop at the Irish Whiskey Museum, or at the Guinness Storehouse for the perfect pint. Glasvenin Cemetery and nearby Botanical Gardens also come highly recommended by previous tourers.
Drive to your next site west of Galway City, near Ireland’s amazing west coast (130 miles). Just before Galway City, you could take a look around lovely Lough Corrib.
4 nights at campsite near Galway City.
A day coach trip to the Clare coast, taking in the Burren and the jaw-dropping size of the Cliffs of
Moher (entry to cliffs included, take or pay for own lunch).
A morning trip into one of Ireland’s most renowned regions – Connemara. You will visit a rural cultural centre, where you can learn more about traditional Gaelic life for the inhabitants of this beautiful area. The coach will then take you to historic Galway City, one of Ireland’s great cultural centres, for some free time before returning to the campsite by early afternoon..
A day at leisure to relax by the sea, walk the prom from the campsite, take a look around Lough Corrib to Cong, or if you’d like to venture further afield, take a boat trip to the Aran Islands.
Drive to the next campsite on the edge of Killarney (135 miles). A stop in Limerick City is highly recommended, with its’ medieval history and King John’s Castle which sits beside the Shannon river.
5 nights at Killarney campsite.
A day trip around the incredibly scenic Ring of Kerry coast and mountains, with a beach front lunch
stop included on the way.
A delightfully Irish gentle day trip, by traditional jaunting cart through the Gap of Dunloe, and via boat across the Killarney lakes. Take your own packed lunch to enjoy on the way.
A leisure day can be spent relaxing on site; or either taking a bus, or walking the Fossa way through the national park, into Killarney; or driving out to Muckross House and gardens.
Enjoy a day tour by coach to Slea Head along the stunning Dingle peninsula.
Drive to the final campsite near Rosslare harbour (157 miles).
2 nights at Ferrybank campsite.
A day at leisure. Take a stroll, or head to Waterford, Ireland's oldest city. Alternatively, visit nearby Johnstown castle and its beautiful gardens. In the evening, enjoy a farewell three-course dinner and drink at a nearby restaurant.
This ends the tour travel arrangements. Should you wish to extend your stay, please ask your Tour Specialist.
Approximate tour mileage: 620
Driving rating: GREEN. Most of the drives on this tour are easy with well-maintained tarmac roads.
Mobility rating: CHALLENGING. Frequent walking on uneven terrain, areas with hills or inclines, generally longer walks, getting on and off coaches.