From their breathtaking scenery to their vibrant cities and small towns, this fascinating tour delivers the best of Scotland, England’s Lake District, North Wales, and the Emerald Isle. You’ll start and end in Glasgow and overnight also in Inverness and Edinburgh in Scotland; Liverpool, England; Dublin, Killarney, Limerick, and Sligo in Ireland; and Belfast, Northern Ireland. Throughout the tour, you’ll learn about the history and cultures as you visit some of the areas’ must-see attractions. For example, you’ll enjoy a “Living History” tour in Belfast accompanied by a Local Guide who will give you a glimpse into life in the city and its history like only a local can. </BR></BR>You’ll also experience stunning scenery on this Britain and Ireland tour. Keep your eyes out for the Loch Ness monster in Scotland’s beautiful Highlands. Travel through the incomparable landscapes of Snowdonia National Park in Wales, with picturesque villages, mountains, and lakes. Follow Ireland’s Ring of Kerry, a 100-mile panoramic drive with sparkling seascapes, brightly colored farmhouses, and the breathtaking panorama of the Lakes of Killarney. Visit the spectacular 668-feet Cliffs of Moher and awe-inspiring Giant’s Causeway, composed of thousands of basalt columns formed millions of years ago. </BR></BR>But that’s not all…Globus has also included out-of-the-ordinary experiences just for you. For example, you’ll visit the Irish National Stud in Kildare, where you’ll enjoy tea and scones at its Japanese Gardens Restaurant. You’ll also taste the famous gingerbread crafted in Grasmere in England’s Lake District. Or how about a walk with a Local Guide on the old city walls in Derry, Northern Ireland? </BR></BR>Bustling cities, smaller towns, scenic castles (Caernarvon, Edinburgh, and Balmoral Castles), breathtaking landscapes, tasty treats, and so much more are offered on this incredible Britain and Ireland tour.
GLASGOW Welcome dinner; orientation drive; farewell dinnerCULLODEN MOOR Visit the battle site’s visitor centerBALMORAL Visit the castle (when open)EDINBURGH Guided sightseeing, visit Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood PalaceGRASMEREVisit Wordsworth’s village, [LF] try original Grasmere gingerbreadLIVERPOOL Visit the Beatles StoryCAERNARVON Admire the impressive castleHOLYHEAD-DUBLIN Cross the Irish Sea by ferryDUBLIN Orientation driveKILDARE Guided tour of the Irish National Stud, enjoy [LF] tea and scones at the Japanese Gardens RestaurantROCK OF CASHEL Take photographs of this famous landmarkKILLARNEYVisit the popular resort townRING OF KERRY Scenic peninsula driveADARE Admire the thatched cottagesCLIFFS OF MOHER Savor the spectacular viewsGALWAY OrientationKNOCK Visit the religious siteDERRY [LF] Guided walking tour on the city walls COUNTY ANTRIM Take pictures of Dunluce Castle, visit Giant’s CausewayBELFAST Guided “Living History” tourBELFAST-CAIRNRYAN Cross the North Channel by ferry
Full English breakfast daily; 7 three-course dinners with wine and choice of menus, including a welcome dinner and a farewell dinner in Glasgow
NOTE:Edinburgh Military Tattoo ticket included for departures August 08, 15 and 22.
Motorcoach; ferries Holyhead-Dublin, Belfast-Cairnryan. Free Wi-Fi available on your motorcoach and in most hotel lobbies.