Navy vs Notre Dame Tour - Dublin 2020 - TourID: 8D823

This tour, centered around the Navy vs. Notre Dame game in Dublin, allows you to see more of Ireland while you are in this beautiful country! See the Connemara coast, the Cliffs of Moher, the Ring of Kerry, Cobh, and more!

Navy vs Notre Dame Tour - Dublin 2020 - TourID: 8D823

This tour, centered around the Navy vs. Notre Dame game in Dublin, allows you to see more of Ireland while you are in this beautiful country! See the Connemara coast, the Cliffs of Moher, the Ring of Kerry, Cobh, and more!

Please note:

This is a private group. If you would like more details on private groups that travel during the Navy vs. Notre Dame game, please contact us at 800-833-4373

Tour Highlights

  • Breakfast daily (besides the day of arrival).
  • Six (6) dinners.
  • Top sights with visits to Galway, Killarney, Wexford, and Dublin.
  • Visits to Cliffs of Moher, Cobh, Guinness, Epic, and features the Ring of Kerry tour.

Navy vs. Notre Dame Tour Includes

  • Excellent hotels throughout.
  • Full Irish breakfast daily, except for day of arrival.
  • Six (6) hotel dinners.
  • Full sightseeing by deluxe motor coach.
  • Professional Irish driver/guide to escort you throughout.
  • Visits to: Cliffs of Moher, Cobh, Guinness, Epic, and features the Ring of Kerry tour.
  • Scenic touring of Galway, Killarney, Wexford, and Dublin.
  • Porterage of one (1) suitcase per person.
  • Tips and taxes in Ireland. Gratuities to the driver/guide not included.
  • Portfolio of travel documents.
  • Game Tickets not included (tour inclusions can be upgraded to include game tickets based on location availability at time of purchase or request).

Special Event Deposit Rules:

Note: as this tour is a special event, deposit and final payment rules vary from standard tours booked with Celtic Tours. To hold your space, a $500 pp non-refundable deposit is due within 5-days of booking. Once on deposit, complete schedule of future deposits will be advised. This is a private group and subject to the rules that govern this private group. Please contact Celtic Tours for further details.

Celtic Tours recommends travel insurance. Celtic Tours offers two plans; Basic travel insurance (100% coverage for covered medical reasons) or Cancel For Any Reason insurance (which protects 75% of your investment for an uncovered reason). Note: insurance must be paid at the time of deposit.


Day 01: Arrive into Ireland

Morning arrival at the Dublin Airport in Ireland. After clearing Irish customs, you will meet your driver/guide in the arrival's hallway. Make you way to Galway, the beautiful harbor city on the west coast of Ireland, where the River Corrib meets the Atlantic Ocean. Time to rest and relax, before an afternoon panoramic tour of the city. Dinner at your hotel today. Overnight in Galway. (B, D)

Day 02: Touring Connemara

A scenic day today as we tour the beautiful Connemara region on Co. Galway. Connemara delivers rugged beauty with a warm welcome. This Gaelic speaking region is sure to delight. Return to Galway for dinner and overnight. (B,D)

Day 03: Galway – Cliffs of Moher – Killarney

Morning departure from Galway. We make our way to the awe inspiring and majestic Cliffs of Moher, which rise 700 feet above the Atlantic Ocean. A spectacular day with great sea and cliff view, before making our way to Killarney for dinner and overnight. (B,D)

Day 04: Ring of Kerry Tour

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 05: Killarney – Blarney – Cobh – Wexford

Depart Killarney, with a stop in Blarney, where we pause for optional visits to Blarney Woolen 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 Wexford. We enjoy dinner and an overnight stay. (B,D)

Day 06: Touring Wexford

Today we enjoy touring in the Sunny South East of Ireland. Wexford boasts glorious beaches and idyllic towns and villages for us to enjoy along the way. After a light day of touring, we make our way back to Wexford, where you can enjoy the afternoon enjoying the town of Enniscorthy. Dinner and overnight at our hotel. (B,D)

Day 07: Wexford – Dublin

Today, we make our way to Dublin. Today is the day of the match of Navy versus Notre Dame happens at the famed Aviva Stadium (Tickets are not included in this tour). Overnight in Dublin. (B)

Day 08: Dublin

Our morning sightseeing includes the famed Guinness Storehouse and the fantastic museum experience of EPIC, The Irish Emigration Museum. This is an interactive experience, which uncovers the dramatic and inspiring stories of the Irish who traveled the world, from early times to the modern day. The remainder of the evening is free for you to enjoy Dublin. Overnight stay in Dublin. (B)

Day 09: 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

To book this package, please contact one of our reservation agents at 1-800-833-4373.

Featured Hotels

Navy vs Notre Dame Tour - Dublin 2020 - TourID: 8D823
Imperial Hotel Galway, Co. Galway
Castlerosse Hotel Killarney, Co. Kerry
Treacy's Hotel Wexford Enniscorthy, Wexford
Dublin Hotel 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

The Imperial Hotel

Galway, Co. Galway -

Located in the heart of Galway City and the closest Hotel to Galway University NUIG, the Imperial Hotel Galway City has an impressive location. [more]

Castlerosse Hotel Killarney

Killarney, Co. Kerry -

At the Castlerosse Park Resort, we invite you to discover the breath-taking beauty of the Killarney National Park, encompassing over 25,000 acres of extraordinary ecology including the spectacular Lakes of Killarney and the majestic mountain peaks of the McGillycuddy Reeks. [more]

Treacys Enniscorthy Hotel

Enniscorthy, Wexford -

The warmest of welcomes awaits you at Treacys Hotel Enniscorthy. Step in through the doors where you will be greeted with gracious hospitality and a superior standard of friendly personal service. [more]

Dublin Hotel

Dublin -

Celtic Tours has inventory on many 3+ and 4* hotels for this event and we will advise the hotel being used for this game once all itineraries have been finalized. The hotel will be located in the city. [more]


This is a private group. Please call for pricing. All prices are based on land only and are  per person based on two (2) people sharing a twin or double room. When a single room is booked, a single supplement will apply. 

This tour does not include:

  • Tickets to Notre Dame vs Navy game
  • 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 above is the date one arrives in Ireland. All air should be booked one 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. 

Arrival transfers available from Dublin Airport at 9:45 am. (Flight should arrive on tour start date 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 book on earlier morning flights will have extended wait time at the airport.

If air is not booked with Celtic Tours, you may avail of these free transfers, provided you submit your flight information within 35 days prior to departure and you must be available 30 minutes prior to departure from Dublin Airport. Otherwise, transfers to the first hotel would be your responsibility. Tour ends at Dublin airport with an early morning transfer.