8 Night Northern Ireland Welcome (Land Based)
Join SinglesCruise.com on a CIE Tours and discover the most popular destinations in the northern half of Ireland. Start your travels with a stay in lovely Cabra Castle Hotel. Explore Titanic Belfast and the Giant’s Causeway. Walk Derry’s medieval walls and the northernmost Inishowen Peninsula. Stay in the lively town of Westport on the west coast and marvel at the wild scenery of Achill Island.
Airport transfers are included if arriving in Dublin the day the tour begins and departing the day the tour ends. If you are spending a night or two in Dublin prior to the tour, we can arrange a complimentary transfer to the first hotel on the tour if we can get a minimum of 10 people from any one Dublin hotel. We can do more than one hotel, but there must be at least 10 people from each hotel.
Plan to arrive a day early to attend an optional dinner and a pub crawl tour. Ask one of our agents for details!
This is a guaranteed departure. Tour may not be exclusively private but a SinglesCruise.com host will be traveling with our group for this exciting destination.
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Arrival Date: August 19, 2017
Arrival City: Dublin (Where are we going?)
Ages: All Ages
Per person | Deposit: $250
Where are we going, what are we doing??
Well we can tell you this...you won't be bored! We have some great times planned. Check out our stops!
Day 1: Dublin Arrival & Cabra Castle Hotel
Day 2: St. Patrick's Country & Titanic Belfast
Day 3: Turf Cutting & Giant's Causeway
Day 4: Derry's Walls & Inishowen Peninsula
(B, L, D)
Day 5: Donegal Castle & Belleek China
Day 6: Achill Island Tour & Westport House
Day 7: Galway, Kilbeggan Distillery & Merry Ploughboy Pub
Day 8: Dublin Sightseeing & Glasnevin Museum
Day 9: Tour Ends in Dublin
More than just a vacation!
When you join SinglesCruise.com on this amazing vacation, you'll enjoy all the fabulous experiences of Ireland PLUS an invitation to join in some great activities throughout our travels!
Dating from 1760, this castle hotel is set in 88 acres of parkland with a 9-hole golf course. Well-appointed guest rooms, gourmet dining and gracious public rooms combine for a great stay.
Enjoy the very best of fresh Irish food followed by entertainment with one of Ireland's leading traditional Irish music groups, The Merry Ploughboys, and Irish dancing. From start to finish, this is a show based on fantastic interaction between the performers and the audience.
Opened in April 2012 to commemorate the centenary of the sinking of this iconic ship, this new visitor experience tells the story of the Titanic from conception and construction right through the maiden voyage and tragic ending.
The Giant's Causeway, renowned for its hexagonal basalt columns, was created from a volcanic eruption 60 million years ago. It is Northern Ireland's only UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of Ireland's most popular visitor attractions. It is steeped in myth and legend, especially about the mighty giant, Finn McCool.
Achill is one of Ireland's most spectacular and beautiful places with dramatic cliffs, soaring mountains, remote lakes and secluded beaches. The imprint of past generations is everywhere on Achill, from megalithic tombs to ancient forts, historic churches to deserted villages
Hotels:Superior & First Class
This castle's history dates to 1760 and gives a mature, cultured air to the magnificent hallways and stairwells. Stay in one of 80 historical and richly designed bedrooms, most of which are situated in the courtyard development, a restoration of the original working areas. Play golf on the 9-hole course or walk around the extensive grounds. Member of Manor House Hotels Group. Located outside the town of Kingscourt, 50 miles northwest of Dublin city and 45 miles from Dublin Airport. Hotel parking.
Belfast (1 night)
This well-established hotel offers 272 bedrooms with every comfort and luxury, including soundproofing to ensure a good night's sleep. Enjoy good food, live piano and street views at the Piano Bar upstairs. Head to The Causerie for snack and specials or to the Lobby Bar for drinks and pub grub. Located on Great Victoria Street, in the heart of Belfast. The Opera House is next door and the historic Crown Liquor Saloon is across the street. Within easy walking distance of Donegall Square. Parking nearby
Maldron Hotel Derry
Derry (2 nights)
This is a stylish hotel with 90 spacious and comfortable guest rooms, which are well equipped. The Walls Restaurant which overlooks the historic city walls has been awarded an AA rosette and a passion for good food is evident. The Lyric Bar at the Tower Hotel is a music themed bar, a fitting tribute to a city renowned for its musical tradition. Guests can relax in the leisure suite complete with sauna and steam room. The hotel is located on Butcher Street, just within the historic city walls and within easy reach of city attractions. Hotel parking.
Clew Bay Hotel
Westport (2 nights)
This family owned and managed hotel combines a genuine welcome and comfortable facility to create a memorable experience. All bedrooms are individually decorated and fitted with every comfort and convenience. Dine on the extensive menu featuring local produce in the contemporary Madden's Bistro and enjoy a drink, snack or live entertainment in Madden's Bar. The hotel is located on James's Street in the center of Westport, a heritage town, within walking distance of shops, restaurants and pubs.
Talbot Hotel Stillorgan
Dublin (2 nights)
This hotel offers 150 air-conditioned, modern guest rooms with all conveniences for a comfortable stay. Enjoy the award-winning restaurant for breakfasts and dinners while the bar provides a place to relax with a drink or casual meal. Keep up your exercise program in the White Pebble Day Spa and gym. Located on Stillorgan Road on the south side of Dublin city, this hotel is 4 miles from the city center. Served by frequent city bus services and taxis.
What's Included on this trip
- Sightseeing by luxury coach
- Professional driver/guide
- 8 nights in hotels listed
- Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1
- 6 dinners (D) including
- Welcome dinner in Cabra Castle
- Merry Ploughboy Pub dinner and traditional show
- 4 table d'hote dinners
- 2 lunch (L)
- Welcome get-together drink
- Tour of Belfast with a local guide
- The Causeway Coast Discovery Centre turf-cutting, tea and scones
- Walking tours of Derry, Westport and Galway
- Day tours to Inishowen Peninsula and Achill Island
- Tour and tasting at Kilbeggan Distillery Experience
- Tour of Dublin with visit to Glasnevin Museum
- Dublin open-top bus tour with a visit to Guinness Storehouse or General Post Office Museum
- Visits and admissions to Down Cathedral, Titanic Belfast, Giant's Causeway, Donegal Castle, Belleek Pottery Factory and Westport House
- Audio headsets and group photo
- Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap
- All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person
- Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies
- Roundtrip airport transfers
Do you need an airline ticket for your upcoming singles vacation? We are happy to put you in touch with our air department for a complimentary quote on airfare for your trip.