2020 Celtic Spree

New for 2020, this tour features some of the best scenery of Southern Ireland including the Ring of Kerry, Cobh, Blarney, Waterford, and Dublin. See the best of Ireland on this short, 5-night escorted tour!

2020 Celtic Spree

New for 2020, this tour features some of the best scenery of Southern Ireland including the Ring of Kerry, Cobh, Blarney, Waterford, and Dublin. See the best of Ireland on this short, 5-night escorted tour!

Tour Highlights

  • Nine (9) meals with five (5) breakfasts and four (4) dinners.
  • Top sights with visits to Killarney, Blarney, Cobh, Waterford, and Dublin.
  • Great tour for those with limited time!

Celtic Spree Tour Includes

  • Excellent hotels - five (5) nights of first-class and superior first-class hotels throughout.
  • Full Irish breakfast daily, except the day of arrival.
  • Three (3) hotel dinners.
  • Dinner and entertainment in Dublin.
  • Full sightseeing by deluxe touring motor coach.
  • Professional Irish driver/guide to escort you throughout.
  • Panoramic city tour of Dublin.
  • Scenic drive of the Ring of Kerry.
  • Visits to: Cobh, House of Waterford, Guinness Brewery Storehouse, and the new EPIC Museum in Dublin.
  • Porterage of one (1) Suitcase per person.
  • Tips & taxes in Ireland. Gratuities to the driver/guide not included.
  • Celtic Tours flight bag and portfolio of travel documents.

Additional Notes

Departure from Shannon is on arrival of all International flights booked by Celtic Tours (scheduled generally for 9:30 am). Due to flights arriving at various times, passengers arriving early may have an extended wait at the airport until all flights arrive. You may want to consider booking a pre-night to avoid a long wait at the airport or to avoid missing the group transfer.



Friday; (day 01) is the start date in Ireland. Departure from the US would be on Thursday (due to overnight flights). Group departure on Friday morning from Shannon Airport to Killarney.

Day 01, Friday: Arrive Ireland! Shannon - Killarney

Morning arrival into Shannon Airport, where after clearing customs and collecting your bags, you transfer will be waiting for you. Depart Shannon by 9:30 am (please make sure appropriate flight is booked to accommodate transfer time). We make our way from Shannon Airport to Killarney, where we will check into our hotel. You can rest and relax today in Killarney, which is a great town for shopping, checking out pubs, and enjoying Irish music. Celtic Tours can also arrange an optional jaunting car ride to Ross Castle for $23 if reserved at time of booking. In Killarney, we enjoy dinner at our hotel this evening. Overnight in Killarney. (D)

Day 02, Saturday: Killarney - Ring of Kerry

We depart on one of Ireland's most popular and beautiful drives, the Ring of Kerry. Traveling from Killarney, we come to the town of Killorglin, famous for its traditional Puck Fair, and from here we commence the ring tour. Our drive is along the coastline of the broad Iveragh Peninsula, through the towns of Glenbeigh, Cahirciveen, Waterville, and Sneem. The scenery is spectacular as wind-swept cliffs, still lakes, lost valleys, and rocky mountains blend in awesome beauty before we circle back to Killarney for dinner and overnight. (B,D)

Day 03, Sunday: Blarney - Cobh - Waterford

Depart Killarney, with a stop in Blarney, where we pause for optional visits to the Blarney Woollen Mills and Blarney Castle, perhaps to kiss the famed Blarney Stone. Leaving Blarney, we travel the short distance to Cobh (Queenstown), the last port of call for the Titanic. Leaving Cobh, we make our way to Waterford. In Waterford, we enjoy dinner and an overnight stay. (B,D)

Day 04, Monday: Waterford - Dublin

Morning brings a visit to the House of Waterford before making our way to Dublin via Kildare. An afternoon check-in to our Dublin hotel allows for time to relax before attending a traditional Irish cabaret and dinner show in Dublin. We return to our hotel at approximately 10:30 pm. Overnight in Dublin. (B,D)

Day 05, Tuesday: Dublin

Our morning sightseeing tour we visit EPIC, The Irish Emigration Museum. A fantastic interactive experience, which uncovers the dramatic and inspiring stories of the Irish who traveled the world, from early times to the modern day. Following our EPIC visit, we make our way to the Guinness Storehouse for a visit. Our afternoon is free to enjoy the capital city. Tonight, enjoy dinner on your own before the final overnight in Dublin. (B)

Day 06, Wednesday: Dublin - Tour ends

An early morning transfer takes you to Dublin Airport for the return flight home. Pick up your last-minute gifts at the duty-free shops before boarding your flight. You arrive home the same day. (B)

Rates & Hotels

2020 Dates & Prices (Click Date to Book)
Dates Land Only
Sep 04  (Please call)   $1849
 Small Group Tour $1949
 Small Group Tour $1949
 Small Group Tour $1899
 Small Group Tour $1899

Featured Hotels

Celtic Spree - Premier Escorted Motorcoach Tour
Killarney Towers Hotel Killarney, Co. Kerry
Dooley's Hotel Waterford City, Co. Waterford
Academy Plaza Hotel Dublin 1, Co. Dublin

Tour Details

Your land package begins: / Your land package ends:

(As most International flights are overnight flights - please book air accordingly)

Flight Details

Accommodation Details

Killarney Towers Hotel

Killarney, Co. Kerry -

Enjoying a dominant position on Killarney’s College Street, the Killarney Towers Hotel offers guests all the luxury... [more]

Dooley's Hotel

Waterford City, Co. Waterford -

Dooley's City Centre Hotel, Waterford is a family run hotel in the heart of the Sunny South East... [more]

Academy Plaza Hotel

Dublin 1, Co. Dublin -

Academy Plaza Hotel has an exceptional location as a Dublin City Centre Hotel.... [more]


Your tour land price is per person based on two (2) people sharing a twin or double room. When a single room is booked, a single supplement will apply. There is no reduction for triple rooms on this tour.

This tour does not include:

  • Items not noted on itinerary
  • Lunches
  • Tips to driver/guide


Airfare is additional. Once you select your tour date, you will be given the opportunity to search our system for the best available airfare from your home city. The tour date shown is the date one arrives in Ireland. All air should be booked a day prior to accommodate overnight flights to Ireland.

Our system will search for the best possible airfare during your booking process. Note: airfare cannot be booked sooner than eleven (11) months from date of departure.

Departures & Transfers

Departure date is the date the tour starts in Ireland. One would depart from the US. one day prior to the date noted to allow for overnight flights. The tour begins on Friday in Ireland.

One (1) free group transfer is offered from Shannon at 9:30 am. (Flights should arrive by 9:00 am to avail of this group transfer). Celtic Tours tracks flights booked with them to note delays and to ensure your transfer is not missed. If your flight time is later, please book a pre-night arrival to avoid missing the included transfer. Passengers booked on earlier morning flights will have extended wait time at the airport.

If Celtic Tours does not book your air, you may avail of these free transfers, provided you submit your flight information within 35 days prior to departure and you are available 30 minutes prior to scheduled airport departure. Otherwise, transfers to the first hotel would be your responsibility. Tour ends for all passengers at 6:10 am at Dublin Airport.