You’ve seen photos of London’s Big Ben—now’s your time to see it in person. You’ve heard about Dublin’s friendly culture—now’s your time to experience it. You’ve read William Shakespeare’s plays—now’s your time to visit his birthplace in Stratford-upon-Avon. You’ve heard of the ill-fated Titanic—now’s your time to travel to Belfast and learn about how it was built. You’ve seen photos of Stonehenge—now’s your chance to stand in front of it. You’ve seen photos of Edinburgh Castle—now’s your chance to see it. All of this—and much more—are included on this Ireland, Scotland and England tour. Your tour starts in Limerick, Ireland and ends in London, England. In between, you’ll see breathtaking landscapes, visit historical sights, see the famous landmarks, and learn about the cultures and histories of these countries. You’ll overnight in Limerick, Killarney, Dublin, Belfast, Edinburgh, York, Bath, and London. </BR></BR>Throughout this tour, you’ll witness spectacular scenery, including the 668-foot Cliffs of Moher on Ireland’s west coast, with breathtaking views of these rugged cliffs dropping into the ocean, and the Ring of Kerry, a 100-mile panoramic drive through rugged and magnificent landscapes. In Northern Ireland you’ll see Giant’s Causeway, a UNESCO World Heritage Site formed millions of years ago. Words cannot capture the magnificence of all of these natural beauties; you must witness them in person! </BR></BR>Globus has also arranged special experiences for you. You’ll visit 13th-century Castle Combe, known as the “prettiest village in England,” where you’ll enjoy dinner at a village pub. You’ll also visit a local, 150-year-old farmhouse in Ireland, where you’ll learn about sheep-farming practices and enjoy a traditional tea. From the scenic countryside in Ireland to the bustling city of London, this Ireland, Scotland, and England tour offers it all!
LIMERICK Welcome dinnerCLIFFS OF MOHER Savor the spectacular viewsGALWAY OrientationRATHBAUN FARM [LF] See the farmer at work and enjoy traditional tea in the farmhouseADARE Admire the thatched cottagesRING OF KERRY Scenic peninsula driveBLARNEY Visit the famous villageROCK OF CASHEL Take photographs of this famous landmarkDUBLIN Orientation driveCOUNTY ANTRIM Visit Giant’s CausewayBELFAST Visit the Titanic ExhibitionBELFAST-CAIRNRYAN Cross the North Channel by ferryEDINBURGH Guided sightseeing, visit Edinburgh CastleALNWICK Visit the ancestral home of the Duke and Duchess of Northumberland or explore the spectacular gardenYORK Walking tourSTRATFORD-UPON-AVON Take pictures of Anne Hathaway’s Cottage, visit Shakespeare’s birthplaceBATH [LF] Excursion to 13th-century Castle Combe including dinner at a village pub; visit the Roman relicsSTONEHENGE Visit the prehistoric monumentLONDON Guided sightseeing and see the Changing of the Guard, if held
Full English breakfast daily; 3 three-course dinners with wine and choice of menus, including a welcome dinner in Limerick, and 1 dinner at a village pub
NOTE:Edinburgh Military Tattoo ticket included for departures August 3, August 10 and August 17
Motorcoach; ferry Belfast-Cairnryan. Free Wi-Fi available on your motorcoach and in most hotel lobbies.