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Flavours of Ireland

Kilkenny

Everything you have heard is true, Ireland is simply stunning, a small island with a big reputation, breathtaking landscapes and fascinating friendly people whose lyrical nature is expressed in the warmth of their welcome.

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FLAVOURS OF IRELAND

 

17 - 21 May 2020

5 Days

Sunday – Thursday

From £445

 

HIGHLIGHTS

 

Waterford   |   Kilkenny   |   The Smithwick’s Experience   |   Avoca     | Entertainment

 

Everything you have heard is true, Ireland is simply stunning, a small island with a big reputation, breath-taking landscapes and fascinating friendly people whose lyrical nature is expressed in the warmth of their welcome.  Join us as we enjoy the ‘Flavours of Ireland’.

 

 

DAY ONE

We depart with an early pick-up from your home, join your tour coach and head to Holyhead for our crossing to Dublin.  Upon our arrival in Ireland we continue our journey to Enniscorthy and our hotel, tea/coffee on arrival whilst your luggage is taken to your room, time to relax before dinner.

 

DAY TWO

Morning visit to Waterford, Ireland’s oldest Viking city with a Viking Triangle displaying the magnificent treasures of medieval Waterford.  Return to hotel mid-afternoon, remainder of day at leisure.

 

DAY THREE

Our excursion takes us to Kilkenny which is one of Ireland’s most historic and compact cities with medieval heritage and an impressive castle which dominates the city.  We also get to enjoy The Smithwick’s Experience and find out how it became one of Irelands most popular ales the history behind the brand is something to ‘experience’.

 

DAY FOUR

For our last excursion we enjoy a scenic journey through granite hills of the spectacular Wicklow Mountains with free time given to discover the delights of Avoca, the setting for TV’s Ballykissangel and where film makers brought a little bit of Scotland to Ireland when they filmed Braveheart.  We also take in the delights of Glendalough ‘glen of the two lakes’ an area renowned for its spectacular scenery and rich history and one of the most important sites of monastic ruins in Ireland.

 

DAY FIVE

This morning we bid farewell and begin our journey back to Dublin for our ferry crossing to Holyhead.

 

YOUR HOLIDAY INCLUDES

 

  • Luxury coach travel

  • Home pick up

  • 4 nights accommodation, dinner (one course themed each night) & breakfast

  • Recipe card for each themed dish

  • Taste of Wexford evening (display & tasting of local produce)

  • Live musical entertainment each night

  • Cooking demo – Jameson’s soda break

  • How to pull the perfect Guinness 1 afternoon

  • Admission Smithwick Experience & Tasting.

 

TREACYS HOTEL, Enniscorthy

The hotel is located in the heart of Enniscorthy and is expertly run by the Treacy family, offering a high level of cuisine and service.  Bedrooms are contemporary and modern offering all the facilities that you would need for your break including tea/coffee making facilities.  The hotel has a traditional and homely themed restaurant and the popular Temple Bar is a typical traditional Irish bar oozing ambience and of course the ‘Craic’!

 

DAY ONE

Early pick-up from your home, join your tour coach and head to Holyhead for our crossing to Dublin.
Upon our arrival in Ireland we continue our journey to Enniscorthy and our hotel, tea/coffee on arrival whilst your luggage is taken to your room, time to relax before dinner.

D

DAY TWO

Morning visit to Waterford, Ireland's oldest Viking city with a Viking Triangle displaying the magnificent treasures of medieval Waterford. Return to hotel mid-afternoon, remainder of day at leisure.

B, D

DAY THREE

Our excursion takes us to Kilkenny which is one of Ireland's most historic and compact citys with medieval heritage and an impressive castle which dominates the city. We also get to enjoy The Smithwick's Experience and find out how it became one of Irelands most popular ales the history behind the brand is something to 'experience'.

B, D

DAY FOUR

For our last excursion we enjoy a scenic journey through granite hills of the spectacular Wicklow Mountains with free time given to discover the delights of Avoca, the setting for TV's Ballykissangel and where film makers brought a little bit of Scotland to Ireland when they filmed Braveheart. We also take in the delights of Glendalough 'glen of the two lakes' an area renowned for its spectacular scenery and rich history and one of the most important sites of monastic ruins in Ireland

B, D

DAY FIVE

This morning we bid farewell and begin our journey back to Dublin for our ferry crossing to Holyhead

B

B=Breakfast Included, D=Dinner Included

TREACYS HOTEL, Enniscorthy

The hotel is located in the heart of Enniscorthy and is expertly run by the Treacy family, offering a high level of cuisine and service.  Bedrooms are contemporary and modern offering all the facilities that you would need for your break including tea/coffee making facilities.  The hotel has a traditional and homely themed restaurant and the popular Temple Bar is a typical traditional Irish bar oozing ambience and of course the ‘Craic’!

 

 

INCLUDED:

Door to door pick-up

4 nights accommodation & breakfast

4 nights dinner ((one course will be themed each night)

Recipe card for each themed dish

Taste of Wexford evening (display & tasting of local produce)

Live musical entertainment each night

Cooking demo – Jameson’s soda bread

How to pull the perfect Guinness 1 afternoon

Admission Smithwick Experience & Tasting

 

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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Garden City Garden City , Amontola Restaurant
Holyhead Port Holyhead Port, Stena Main Terminal
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Llandudno Junction Llandudno Junction, Train Station Car Park
Llanfair PG Llanfair PG , Park and Ride, off Britannia Bridge
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