Our Seven Day Tours take in as much of this beautiful country as we can.  With 6 overnights stays, you get more time to take in the country, sights and people that Ireland has to offer.

Tour Details

 Language

This tour is in English.

 Attractions and Entrance Fees

Entrance fees are not included, however you can book your tickets in advance on the TICKETS link next to each stop

 

Locations

Pick-Up Point
Pick-up will be from your location within the Dublin Area

Day 1

Day 1 of our tours see's us leaving Dublin and heading towards our first stop

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Kilbeggan Distillery

Kilbeggan Distillery is an Irish whiskey distillery situated on the River Brosna in Kilbeggan, County Westmeath, Ireland. It is owned by Beam Suntory. A small pot still distillery, the licence to distil dates to 1757, a copy of which can be seen in the distillery. 

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Croagh Patrick

Croagh Patrick is a peak steeped in history, religion and mythology. At 764m high and offering breathtaking views across Clew Bay, climbing it is also a rite of passage for hiking enthusiasts.

Croagh Patrick is one of Ireland’s most stunning mountain climbs with its unique conical shapetowering above the edge of the Atlantic Ocean on the rugged west coast. On a clear day, it offers panoramic views of the hundreds of tiny, green drumlin islands in Clew Bay, the Wild Atlantic Way, the gorgeous tourist town of Westport and surrounding mountain ranges.

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Westport

Fall in love with Westport when you first step foot into town and make your way along the Carrowbeg River, lined with colourful flowers and traditional shop fronts.

Stroll leisurely around Westport Town making your way to the historic Westport House. Learn about the house's captivating history on a guided tour and relax in the manicured classical gardens.

Westport is one of Ireland’s most beloved towns, experience it for yourself.

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Overnight Stay

We bed down for the night before we set off on our travels in the morning.  Don't forget to book your accommodation here separately.

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Day 2

Wake up and get ready for our second day of the tour.

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Aasleagh Falls

Aasleagh Falls is located a short distance from Leenane village, just north of the Galway/Mayo border. This is picturesque waterfall, located on the River Erriff, and is located just before the river meets Killary Harbour. Parking is available at a lay-by close to the falls on the R335 regional road. A pathway exists which allows visitors to make the short walk to the waterfall. Salmon fishing is very popular at this location.

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Leenaun

Leenaun, also Leenane, is a village and 1,845 acre townland in County Galway, Ireland, on the southern shore of Killary Harbour and the northern edge of Connemara.

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Connemara National Park

Situated in the West of Ireland in County Galway, Connemara National Park covers some 2,000 hectares of scenic mountains, expanses of bogs, heaths, grasslands and woodlands. Some of the Park’s mountains, namely Benbaun, Bencullagh, Benbrack and Muckanaght, are part of the famous Twelve Bens or Beanna Beola range. Connemara National Park was established and opened to the public in 1980.

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Kylemore Abbey

Kylemore Abbey and Victorian Walled Garden Originally built as a Castle in 1867 as a romantic gift, Kylemore Abbey and the surrounding mountains and lakes are steeped in history. Learn of tales of tragedy, romance, engineering initiatives and royal visits. It became home to a community of Benedictine Nuns in 1920 and has been renowned as a place of spirituality and education.

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Clifden

Clifden is a coastal town in County Galway, Ireland, in the region of Connemara, located on the Owenglin River where it flows into Clifden Bay. As the largest town in the region, it is often referred to as "the Capital of Connemara".

Clifton and the surrounding Connemara is renowned for its use of Irish as its first language.  Here you will hear Gailge (Irish) spoken fluently and frequently by the locals.

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Overnight Stay

We bed down for the night before we set off on our travels in the morning.  Don't forget to book your accommodation here separately.

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Day 3

Day 3 starts off nice and early and takes us to our next stop on this tour

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Connemara

Connemara is a region on the Atlantic coast of western County Galway, in the west of Ireland.

The area has a strong association with traditional Irish culture and contains much of the Connacht Irish speaking Gaeltacht (Irish Speaking Population), which is a key part of the identity of the region and is the largest Gaeltacht in the country.

Visiting Connemara, you will hear the Irish Language spoken as fluent as you speak your own language.  This community thrives on the Irish historical tradition and their lives are based on tradition and religion.

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Cong

Cong is a village straddling the borders of County Galway and County Mayo, in Ireland.

The filming location for John Waynes "The Quiet Man" starring John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara.

The Quiet Man Museum is a must for any Quiet Man enthusiasts. It is an exact replica of the White O’Morn cottage in the movie. The four poster bed, the tables and chairs which Mary Kate cherished, the thatched roof, emerald green half door and white washed front combine to charm all those who visit it.

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Galway City

Galway us known as the City of Tribes and is a vibrant bohemian city situated along the Wild Atlantic Way. 

Uncover rich medieval history as you meander the colourful, cobbled streets of the Latin Quarter. Settle in by a glowing turf fire for craic agus ceol in a traditional pub or take a stroll along the promenade in Salthill. Tour this beautiful city and bay by foot, bus or boat and explore its incredible food scene.

Known for its packed calendar of exciting cultural events, Galway offers something for every visitor.

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Overnight Stay

We bed down for the night before we set off on our travels in the morning.  Don't forget to book your accommodation here separately.

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Day 4

Day 4 is here and we head off to our next stop

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Kinvarra

Kinvara or Kinvarra is a sea port village in the southwest of County Galway, Ireland. It is located in the civil parish of Kinvarradoorus in the north of the barony of Kiltartan. 

 

We drive through this village on our way to our next stop.

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The Burren

The Burren is part of the 1600 mile long Wild Atlantic Way coastal route, making this one of the longest defined coastal routes in the world.  the Burren is renowned for its remarkable assemblage of plants and animals and over 70% of Ireland's species of flowers are found there.  The region supports Arctic-alpine and Mediterranean Basin plants side-by-side, due to the unusual environment.

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Cliffs of Moher

The Cliffs of Moher are one of the most popular tourist destinations in the whole of Ireland and topped a list of attractions in 2006by receiving almost one million visitors at the official visitors centre.

Whilst the Cliffs can be accessed at multiple points, as well as an 18 kilometre (11 mile) cliff walk, the majority of visitors come through the official visitor centre

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Ennis

Situated at the heart of the county on a bend in the River Fergus, Ennis is the capital of County Clare. It’s an historical town and is certainly one of Clare’s most characterful and picturesque centres – with its narrow, winding streets, historical buildings and busy market town atmosphere. At the same time, the town has many modern influences – making Ennis a town that is very much about ‘then and now’.

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Overnight Stay

We bed down for the night before we set off on our travels in the morning.  Don't forget to book your accommodation here separately.

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Day 5

Day 5 of our Tour takes us to new and fantastic place

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Bunratty Castle

Originally a viking trading camp, Bunratty is situated in County Clare.  We take a tour of this iconic fortress; hear and see how the Lords and Ladies of this Castle lived.  We hear stories of battles and bravery as well as take in the stunning views across this idyllic countryside.

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Bunratty Folk Park

Bunratty Folk Park is the wonderfully intriguing Bunratty Folk Park.  Set on 26 acres of unspoilt Clare countryside, Bunratty Folk Park features over 30 buildings in a "Living" museum.  This village is the best way to see how we actually lived hundreds of years ago.  the shops are open, the clothes that the people wear are authentic and the class divide is obvious.

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Annascaul

Annascaul or Anascaul is a village on the Dingle Peninsula in County Kerry, Ireland. It is situated 32.9 kilometres west of Tralee on the N86 Tralee - Dingle national secondary road near its junction with the R561 regional road to Castlemaine and Farranfore leading to nearby Inch Strand.

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Connor Pass

The Connor Pass is one of the highest mountain passes in Ireland, and provides the most dramatic and scenic way of crossing from the north to south coast of the Dingle Peninsula. This narrow, twisting road runs for 12kms between the town of Dingle on the south and Kilmore Cross on the north of the peninsula, where roads fork to Cloghane/Brandon or Castlegregory. The views from the road are breathtaking, with a glaciated landscape of mountains, corrie lakes and a broad sweeping valley spread out below.

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Slea Head

Slea Head Drive, one of Ireland’s most scenic routes, takes you on a journey through historic sites, Irish speaking villages, famous Hollywood film locations with close up views of the world renowned Blasket Islands and distant views of the Skellig Islands on the south western horizon.

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Dingle

It would be easy to arrive on the Dingle Peninsula and not leave the town of Dingle itself. Bohemian, artistic, and genuinely friendly, Dingle is famed for its hardware pubs (where you can buy a pint and some wellies).

Once home to Fungi the Dolphin, Dingle is a picturesque town with plenty to see and do.

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Overnight Stay

We bed down for the night before we set off on our travels in the morning.  Don't forget to book your accommodation here separately.

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Day 6

Day 6 is upon us as we venture further afield

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Ring of Kerry

This scene-stealing route around the Iveragh Peninsula, beginning and ending in Killarney, takes in all the big hitters – Moll’s Gap, Torc Waterfall and the Gap of Dunloe are winners – but really, the route itself is so much more than the sum of its parts. Within this 179km of road, you’ll find that each turn brings a new treat to the eye, from lakes, rivers and waterfalls, to grand houses and castles.

We stop at various places on the Ring of Kerry, Actual locations are dependant on which Tour is taken.

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Killarney

Killarney is very proud of their vibrant ‘little’ town and the incredibly beautiful surrounding countryside which makes Killarney a very special place indeed. Brim full of history, heritage, activities, and world class hospitality. Killarney is populated with enthusiastic and welcoming people, all eager to welcome you back but with your safety and wellbeing in mind.

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Kenmare

Kenmare is a haven of tranquillity, gourmet food, superb accommodation, Golf Courses, Riding & Trekking and breathtaking scenery in one of the most natural, unspoiled environments in Europe.

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Overnight Stay

We bed down for the night before we set off on our travels in the morning.  Don't forget to book your accommodation here separately.

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Day 7

Its been a week of travelling so far, Day 7 features some wonderful sights and locations

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Caha Pass

Caha Pass is a mountain pass at an elevation of 320m (1,049ft) above the sea level, located on the boundary between Cork and Kerry counties, in the peninsular southwest region of Ireland.

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Molly Gallivan's Cottage

Widowed with seven small children, Molly Gallivan had to call on all her resourcefulness to keep body and soul together.

She supplemented her meagre income from her small mountain farm by opening a “Sibheen” (illegal pub). Here she sold her own home made “Poitín” (whiskey) locally known as “Molly’s Mountain Dew”.

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Gougane Barra

Gougane Barra is a scenic valley and heritage site in the Shehy Mountains of County Cork, Ireland. It is near Ballingeary in the Muskerry Gaeltacht. Gougane Barra is at the source of the River Lee and includes a lake with an oratory built on a small island. It also includes a forest park.

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Kinsale

Kinsale is a town on the southern coast of Ireland, in County Cork. Two 17th-century fortresses overlook the River Bandon: the vast, star-shaped Charles Fort to the southeast, and the smaller James Fort on the river's opposite bank.

The 16th-century courthouse building houses the Kinsale Regional Museum, with a variety of displays on local history and information about the 1915 sinking of the RMS Lusitania.

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Home

We now head back to our starting point after a wonderful tour and hopefully you will have many memories of your trip around Ireland.

Don't forget that we have many tours available and if you cannot see a tour which suits you, then we can create a fully customised tour for you and your guests.  We offer all types of tours, from 1 day tours through to 14 days and everything in between.

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What's Included

  • Incredible photo opportunities
  • Travel in comfort with premium vehicles
  • Live onboard commentary (English language)
  • The memories of your experience

What's Not Included

  • Food
  • Gratuities
  • Entrance costs

Why Choose This Tour

See all of the highlights in one day

Travel in comfort

Experienced tour guide

5 star on TripAdvisor

Exclusive transport for you and your guests

Why Book Us?

A local independant operator

A knowledgable Tour Guide

Award Winning Service (Tailor Made Tour Company of the Year for Ireland 2022)

An exclusive private vehicle not shared with others

Travel in comfort and style

Customised tours to suit your own agenda

Authentic Irish Travel guide and driver

 

Molly Gallivan's Cottage

Caha Pass

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Stop 37

Annascaul

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Stop 26

Kinvarra

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Stop 18

Connemara National Park

Leenaun

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Stop 7

Aasleagh Falls

Ennis

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Stop 21

Clifden

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Stop 10

Kylemore Abbey

Cong

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Stop 14

Kinsale

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Stop 40

Gougane Barra

Kenmare

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Stop 34

Killarney

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Stop 33

Ring of Kerry

Connor Pass

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Stop 27

Slea Head

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Stop 28

Dingle

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Stop 29

Galway City

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Stop 15

Connemara

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Stop 13

Croagh Patrick

Westport

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Stop 3

The Burren

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Stop 19

Cliffs of Moher

Bunratty Castle

Home

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Stop 41

Kilbeggan Distillery