Coastal Discovery

Independently discover the awe-inspiring coast of Ireland, on the Coastal Discovery, 8-Night Self-Drive tour. Venture into Wicklow and visit the Powerscourt Gardens, or travel amongst the Wicklow Mountains into Glendalough. Follow our suggested itinerary to see spectacular views, lively streets, and beautiful countryside.

Coastal Discovery

Independently discover the awe-inspiring coast of Ireland, on the Coastal Discovery, 8-Night Self-Drive tour. Venture into Wicklow and visit the Powerscourt Gardens, or travel amongst the Wicklow Mountains into Glendalough. Follow our suggested itinerary to see spectacular views, lively streets, and beautiful countryside.

Tour Includes:

  • Eight (8) nights of pre-booked hotels (Hotels are on a request basis and are subject to availability at time of booking) 
  • Full Irish breakfast daily, except for day of arrival
  • Automatic Economy Car with super CDW insurance included (upgrades to larger cars are available online)
  • Portfolio of travel documents
  • Irish taxes

Additional Notes:

We have based this package on the following hotels: BrookLodge & Macreddin Village, Dooley's Hotel, Killarney Plaza Hotel, Bunratty Castle Hotel, and Camden Court Hotel. However, the hotels are on a request basis and are subject to availability at time of booking. 

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Wicklow, Ireland

Arrive this morning in Ireland. After clearing customs, collect your automatic car. Departing Dublin, make your way south into the beautiful countryside and the Wicklow mountains, and on to your hotel - the award winning Brooklodge & Macreddin Village Spa & Hotel. This hotel is the perfect place for the start of your vacation.

Day 02: Exploring Wicklow

There are many options today in beautiful Wicklow and the surrounding region. Perhaps a visit to the impressive Powerscourt Gardens, or travel through the popular Wicklow Mountains to Glendalough. Return to your hotel and perhaps make a visit to the spa.

Day 03: Viking City of Waterford

Departing our luxury hotel, make your way further south and east to the Viking City of Waterford. A stop in Killkenny is possible today enroute. Overnight in Waterford.

Day 04: Coastal Discovery

Make your way south west via the breathtaking coast. Perhaps enjoy a stop in Kinsale for a fresh lunch, direct from the Irish Waters. Maybe pay visit to Mizen Head to experience spectaular views, before making your way to Killarney- a great town to experience pub entertainment.

Day 05: Killarney - Dingle Peninsula

Today perhaps enjoy a drive through the beautiful Dingle Peninsula. Here you will have views of Slea Head and possibly see "Fungie - the Dingle Dolphin". With the variety of amazing restaurants, offering Fish and Chips, you'll surely find this an enjoyable way to spend your day.

Day 06: Killarney - Bunratty

A leisurely departure from Killarney, make your way north, stopping at the impressive Cliffs of Moher before making your way to Bunratty. Here you can opt to enjoy the banquet at Bunratty this evening. Overnight in Bunratty.

Day 07: Bunratty - Dublin

Make your way from Bunratty today to Dublin. Perhaps a stop in Kildare and visit the Irish National Stud, Arriving in the Capital of Ireland, drop your car rental at the Dublin location, and then make your way to your Dublin hotel. Overnight in Dublin.

Day 08: Dublin

Today you are free to discover Dublin. Enjoy the lively streets of the city that are adorned with buskers and entertainers. Visit the many shops and pubs that Dublin has to offer. Overnight in Dublin

Day 09: Dublin - US

After breakfast, a private transfer arrives to collect you and take you to the Dublin Airport for your return flight home, where you bid farewell to Ireland, until you return home again

Rates & Hotels

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Featured Hotels

Coastal Discovery - a scenic self-drive vacation of Ireland
BrookLodge Hotel & Macreddin Village Wicklow
Dooley's Hotel Waterford City, Co. Waterford
Killarney Towers Hotel Killarney, Co. Kerry
Bunratty Castle Hotel Bunratty, Co. Clare
Camden Court Hotel Dublin 2, Co. Dublin

Tour Details

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

Flight Details


Accommodation Details

BrookLodge & Macreddin Village

Wicklow -

Welcome to BrookLodge & Macreddin Village, a stunning luxury hotel in a remote Wicklow Valley, only one hour from South Dublin. [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]

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]

Bunratty Castle Hotel

Bunratty, Co. Clare -

Welcome to Bunratty Castle Hotel and Luxury Spa. Sophistication and classic style are the hallmarks.... [more]

Camden Court Hotel

Dublin 2, Co. Dublin -

The Camden Court Hotel is located within a 5 minute walk to Grafton Street. [more]

Pricing

Your tour land price is per person based on two (2) people sharing a twin or double room with an economy car.

This tour does not include:

  • Items not noted on itinerary
  • Lunches
  • Dinners
  • Transfers
  • Visitor attractions

Airfare

Airfare is additional. Once you select your date, you will be given the opportunity to search our system for the best available airfare from your home city. The dates shown will be the start/end date of your tour. However, you can alter these dates to arrive earlier or extend your stay as needed.

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

Departures & Transfers

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