Guided Through Ireland
When experts lead the way, the many facets of Ireland shine even brighter.
Navigating through Ireland is the simple part. From the Coastal Causeway to the Wild Atlantic Way, from Dublin to Cork to Galway, this small island is easy to explore. But when it comes to going deeper into the culture and truly understanding the essence of Ireland, expert guides will lead you to even more insightful discoveries.
Encircle the entire island beginning and ending in Dublin, or focus your journey on points between Dublin and Shannon. CIE Tours will fill your adventure with special moments that turn into memories. Be privy to local learning at the Little Museum of Dublin, where your guide will lead you to an after-hours gathering in this jewel of a Georgian cottage that celebrates the Irish capital’s rich heritage. In the mountains of County Kerry, fall in love with the border collies that dutifully round up the sheep that inhabit endless green fields.
With nearly 50 years of experience in Ireland, Brendan Vacations infuses each day with expert insights as Local Specialists and Be My Guest Hosts are part of your journey. Meet celebrity chef Catherine Fulvio in her famed Ballyknocken House & Cookery School, where she reveals seasonal cooking secrets using home-grown herbs and vegetables. Journey into Northern Ireland, where you’ll learn about The Troubles from those who experienced it and join optional excursions like trying out the ancient sport of hurling.
Travel in style with Insight Vacations, and let Ireland sweep you away. VIP access lets you skip the lines to iconic sights like the Book of Kells, and a local chef shares his tips on preparing classic Irish recipes while you chat over drinks. Join your small group in celebratory meals together, and enjoy ample free time to explore on your own — guided by insider advice provided by local experts.
From the Blarney Stone to the Waterford factory to the Cliffs of Moher, leave no stone unturned on the island of Ireland with Globus. Travel in summer or select an affordable escape in the quiet season, and enjoy all the benefits of being led by those who are in the know. VIP entry into the main attractions and swift transportation in between cities give you more time to explore, shop for handicrafts, savor local Irish cuisine and meet friendly locals over a pint or two.