A Taste of Northern Ireland (5 Nights)

A Taste of Ireland (5 Nights)
6th August 2020
A Taste of Scotland (5 Nights)
7th August 2020
 

Explore Northern Ireland's Highlights

From the unique sights of its stunning coastline to the fascinating and powerful history of its capital city, Northern Ireland is the ideal location for an exciting and varied trip. The ‘land of the giants’, though the smallest country in the British Isles, is crammed with castles, loughs (lakes) and culture. Its unique position as a cultural and political bridge will give you insight into its turbulent history.

This five-night itinerary offers the perfect taster tour of Northern Ireland’s highlights. From Belfast, to the stunning coast of County Antrim and beyond, you will discover Northern Ireland’s most impressive natural wonders and fascinating historical sites. You will visit Belfast's highlights, such as Belfast Titanic Museum and its striking murals; countless sites of historical importance, including Carrick-a-rede Bridge and Enniskillen Castle ; and some of Ireland’s most stunning and breath-taking landscapes and natural wonders, such as the Giant's Causeway, the Dark Hedges, and the Lakelands. This luxury itinerary provides door to door luxury and relaxation from the moment you arrive into Northern Ireland.

 

 
Example Duration:

5 Nights

Best Time to Visit:

Year Round

Recommended for:

Groups, Couples, Solo-Travellers

HIGHLIGHTS:

Luxury Pristine Private Vehicle

Local Knowledgeable Driver-Guide

Ireland History and Nature Tour

Relaxation and Spa Treatments

5 Star Luxury Accommodation

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Day 1. Discover Belfast

A melting pot of fantastic restaurants, grand hotels and a surprising hub for film and TV, history fills the streets of Belfast through well preserved architecture and striking murals. Your guide will talk you through the historical turmoil that this city has faced and highlight visible scars from this time.

Day 2. Country Antrim

This Northern Coastline is blessed with an abundance of valleys , rugged coastlines, beautiful castles and natural wonders. Visit a mighty fortress that dates back to 1177, discover a 250 year old avenue of sculpted trees , and walk across the bridge to Carrick a Rede island over a chasm 23m deep.



Day 3. Nature and Whiskey

Wander along the world famous 37,000 basalt columns known as the Giant’s Causeway , a road built by the giant Finn McCool to cross over to Scotland. Then visit the oldest licensed distillery in the world, the Old Bushmills Distillery , set in the historic village of Bushmills.

Day 4. Derry/Londonderry

Visit the only completely walled city in Ireland and discover its brutal history and rich cultural heritage at the city’s various museums . Scattered through the city’s streets you’ll find murals leading you through history. Finish your day at the Walled City Brewery to raise a glass to this unique city.



Day 5. Castles and Lakes

Enjoy the stunning lakes, rivers and wooded islands of County Fermenagh , and discover the history of the area at Enniskillen Castle, built in the 15th Century. Known for its natural beauty, take in the stunning scenery of the lakelands and explore underground at the Marble Arch Caves .

Day 6. Departure

Depending on return flight/train time, you might wish to indulge in some last-minute sightseeing or shopping on route to the airport/train station. Your private driver-guide will be on-call to offer recommendations and assist with transfers/tours around town that you might wish to do. Once satisfied with your final arrangements, your private driver-guide will transfer you to your departure platform/terminal and bid you farewell for your return journey.

 
 
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