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The Complete South and West Ireland 5 Day Tour from Dublin by Train


Discover the top sites and hidden gems of Ireland on this 5 day tour from Dublin. Travel to the Southern and Western parts of this whimsical country and immerse yourself in its culture and history.

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  • Blarney Castle, Ireland
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During this 5 day tour from Dublin, you will travel by train to discover the best of the South, South-west & West of Ireland. This tour covers a large part of the Wild Atlantic Way. You will head South to visit Cork, Blarney Castle & the Ring of Kerry and West to the Cliffs of Moher, Connemara, the Aran Islands in Galway Bay.
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Schedule & Location
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  • DAY1  
  • 06:40 Check in at Dublin Heuston Station
  • 07:00 Departure from Dublin by Train
  • 09:35 Arrival in Cork
    Once at Cork Kent Station, meet your tour coach and begin your journey from Cork City to Blarney Village. While in Blarney, visit the majestic Blarney Castle and Gardens. Don't miss the opportunity to kiss the famous stone which is said to grant you the gift of eloquence.
  • Lunch in Blarney (own expense)
    Take time to explore the village for some shopping and lunch before heading to Cóbh.
  • Cóbh
    See the town's city center and enjoy a short city tour. During your visit, discover the grand St. Colman’s Cathedral. You will also pass by the former White Star Line offices which produced the famous ship, Titanic. Arrive at the Cóbh Heritage Center and learn all about the "Queenstown Story".
  • Overnight Stay in Killarney
    Depart from Cóbh and go to Killarney where you will be staying for the night. In the evening, feel free to roam around and experience the town through its many cafes, restaurants and bars. Get the chance to listen to traditional live Irish music entertainment.
  • DAY2  
  • Breakfast
    Start your morning with an Irish classic, the famous Ulster Fry which is also known as a Full Irish Breakfast.
  • 09:45 Departure for Ring of Kerry
  • Ring of Kerry
    View spectacular sights including the country's tallest mountains in Kerry and Carrauntouhil. Visit the Kerry Bog Village Museum and learn about life in this unique rural village during the 18th century. If weather permits, get to see the Skellig Islands from Star Wars 'The Force Awakens'.
  • Lunch in Sneem (own expense)
  • Ladies View, Lakes of Killarney and More
    Continue the scenic journey through the Ring of Kerry and see more landscapes including MacGillycuddy Reeks. Pass by the villages in Southwest Ireland and drive through Ladies View on the way back to Killarney. Along the way, enjoy views of the Lakes of Killarney and the Killarney National Park.
  • Overnight Stay in Killarney
  • DAY3  
  • Breakfast
    Get ready for your Limerick tour with a complimentary continental breakfast.
  • 07:30 Departure for Limerick
  • Limerick
    Transfer to the tour coach and pass by the River Shannon, Ireland's longest river, and get a glimpse of the historic King John's Castle. Along the way, see the Gaelic Grounds and Thomond Park. The last stop is at Bunratty Castle and Folk Park. You will be given time to explore the medieval landmark.
  • Lunch at Gus O'Connor's Pub (own expense)
  • Cliffs of Moher and The Burren
    Continuing your tour, visit Ireland's most visited natural tourist attraction - the Cliffs of Moher. Enjoy stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean at some of the highest cliffs in the country. Next, stop by the Burren National Park for great photo opportunities at its unique landscape.
  • Overnight Stay in Galway
  • DAY4  
  • Departure from Galway to Connemara
    Blarney Castle, Ireland Pass by beautiful towns and villages including Oughterard and Clifden as you head to Kylemore Abbey and the Connemara National Park in Letterfrack. Along the way, see unique landscapes such as purple mountains against blue and green valleys and more. Lunch will be at Kylemore Abbey and Gardens.
  • Overnight Stay in Galway
  • DAY5  
  • Breakfast
    Kick of your final day of the tour with a hearty Full Irish Breakfast.
  • Departure from Galway to Inishmore
  • Seven Churches (15 mins)
    Take a short visit to one of the earliest Christian pilgrimage sites in Ireland. Despite its name, there are actually only two churches in the site - St. Breacan’s Church and The Church of the Hollow. You will also see ruined dwellings surrounding the two churches where devotees used to live.
  • Dún Aonghusa (75 mins)
    Get a glimpse of a portion of Ireland's history as you stop by the largest pre-Christian stone fort found in the Aran Islands. This ruined structure stands on a cliff overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. Have ample time to explore the area, admire the spectacular views and take pictures.
  • Lunch at Kilronan (45 mins)
  • Return to Galway
  • 21:45 Check out at Dublin Heuston Station
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Students must present ISIC at check in otherwise adult fare will apply.
    • Cash
    • Change of clothes
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change without prior notice.
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  • Any cancellations made after 07:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.


Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 5 day
Availability Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Sat
Meal Breakfast
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