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Bray, River & Rail

Glendalough

A popular themed break to the East Coast brings you an exciting look at Ireland's city, seaside and countryside with a guided scenic railway journey, river cruise and entertainment.

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BRAY – River & Rail

 

7 - 11 June 2020

Sunday - Thursday

5 Days

From £489

 

A popular themed break to the East Coast brings you an exciting look at Ireland’s city, seaside and countryside with a guided scenic railway journey, river cruise and entertainment.

 

Highlights

 

Wicklow National Park   |   Coastal Rail Journey   |   River Liffey Boat Cruise   |   Dublin

 

 

DAY ONE

We depart from your home with our exclusive door to door pick up service and travel to Holyhead for the ferry to Dublin, and onto our hotel in Bray. Tea/coffee and biscuits on arrival, time to relax before dinner.

 

DAY TWO

A day exploring County Wicklow travelling through the Wicklow National Park to the enchanting monastic site at Glendalough, the monastery was founded by St Kevin in the 6th century and became one of the great centres of learning in early Christian Ireland.

 

DAY THREE

Begin today with a journey on Ireland’s oldest railway, following the coast from Bray to Dublin. Accompanied by a local tour guide you’ll enjoy a panorama of city, coast and countryside as the DART train carries you to the seaside resort of Malahide, where tea and scones will be served. Why not visit Malahide Castle (admission not included).

 

DAY FOUR

What better way to begin your day than in Dublin with our one hour boat cruise on the River Liffey. Cruising through the heart of the capital, a detailed commentary brings the city’s history to life as you discover some of the major landmarks including ha’penny Bridge & Customs House.  The afternoon at leisure in Dublin, explore this exciting city and get lunch, return to hotel late afternoon.

 

Day FIVE

After breakfast this morning we must bid farewell and travel back to Dublin for the afternoon sailing back to Holyhead and home.

 

YOUR HOLIDAY INCLUDES

 

  • Luxury coach travel

  • Home pick up

  • 4 nights accommodation, dinner & breakfast

  • Welcome drink on arrival

  • Complimentary daily newspaper

  • One nights entertainment

  • Irish Coffee after dinner on the final night of stay

  • Coastal rail journey

  • Tour Guide & tea/scones

  • River Liffey cruise.

 

ESPLANADE HOTEL, Bray

The Esplanade Hotel is located on the seafront at the foot of Bray Head, offering fantastic views, enjoy the old-world charm and historical elegance of this beautiful Victorian buildings ideally located.  The hotel has a seaview restaurant and a lounge bar with its own unique atmosphere, along with 94 well-appointed bedrooms complete with TV, tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryer, telephone, restaurant, and bar, lounge and lift.

 

 

 

 

DAY ONE

Travel to Holyhead for the ferry to Dublin, and onto our hotel in Bray, tea/coffee and biscuits on arrival, time to relax before dinner.

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DAY TWO

A day exploring County Wicklow travelling through the Wicklow National Park to the enchanting monastic site at Glendalough, the monastery was founded by St Kevin in the 6th century and became one of the great centres of learning in early Christian Ireland

B, D

DAY THREE

Begin today with a journey on Ireland's oldest railway, following the coast from Bray to Dublin. Accompanied by a local tour guide you'll enjoy a panorama of city, coast and countryside as the DART train carries you to the seaside resort of Malahide, where tea and scones will be served. Why not visit Malahide Castle (admission not included).

B, D

DAY FOUR

What better place to begin your day than in Dublin, but first we begin with our one hour boat cruise on the River Liffey, cruising through the heart of the capital, a detailed commentary brings the citys history to life as you discover some of the major landmarks including ha-penny Bridge & Customs House. This afternoon at leisure in Dublin, explore this exciting city and get lunch, return to hotel late afternoon.

B, D

DAY FIVE

After breakfast this morning we must bid farewell and travel back to Dublin for the afternoon sailing back to Holyhead and home.

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B=Breakfast Included, D=Dinner Included

ESPLANADE HOTEL, Bray 3 star

The Esplanade Hotel is located on the seafront at the foot of Bray Head, offering fantastic views, enjoy the old-world charm and historical elegance of this beautiful Victorian buildings ideally located.  94 well-appointed bedrooms complete with TV, tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryer, direct dial telephone, restaurant, bar, lounge and lift

 

 

INCLUDED:

Door to door pick-up

4 nights' accommodation, dinner & breakfast

Welcome drink on arrival

Complimentary daily newspaper

One nights entertainment

Irish Coffee after dinner on the final night of stay

Coastal rail journey

Tour Guide & tea/scones

River Liffey cruise

 

Rooms are allocated on a first come first served basis and are limited. If no single supplement applies this is limited to single room allocation and therefore additional cost may apply.  Prices displayed are per person unless otherwise stated. If door to door pick up is included there may be additional charges for out of area. Itineraries and hotel inclusions may be subject to change.

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