Date 12/05/2019 - 16/05/2019
Powerscourt House & Gardens & National Irish Stud
Based in the beautiful setting of Blessington Lakes and Wicklow Mountain, just 26 miles from Dublin, this tour covers the sights and sounds of Ireland’s friendly capital and some of the most beautiful scenery in Ireland. The enchanting Georgian City of Dublin brings visitors back again and again. There is so much to see, from the famous museums and libraries, classical cathedrals and exclusive shopping on Grafton Street.
Sunday: An early morning departure to Holyhead for an Irish Ferries crossing to Dublin. Transfer to the Tulfarris Hotel & Golf Resort, Blessington for four night’s dinner, bed & breakfast.
Monday: After breakfast we depart our hotel for a morning guided city tour of Dublin. You’ll have free time to obtain lunch in Dublin (additional cost) with an afternoon at leisure in Dublin or the option of a Guinness factory tour and tasting. (Additional cost). Returning to our hotel. Dinner in hotel.
Tuesday: After breakfast we make our way to Powerscourt House and gardens for a morning visit. After lunch we make our way to the town of Bray where we take the Dart train along the coast to Dublin. Returning to our hotel. Dinner in hotel.
Wednesday: After breakfast we make our way to the Irish National Stud and Japanese Gardens for a visit. Returning to our hotel. Dinner in hotel.
Thursday: After breakfas tdepart our hotel for a visit to Phoenix Park continuing onwards for our return ferry crossing from Dublin to Holyhead and journey south, arriving home late evening.
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The Tulfarris Hotel & Golf Resort, Blessington ****
This hotel is set in 200 acres of woodland overlooking the Blessington Lakes and Wicklow Mountain views. This elegant hotel and 18th century manor house, along with an 18 hole golf course. All contemporary bedrooms are en-suite with TV, hairdryer, safe, tea and coffee making facilities. Lime Tree Restaurant overlooks the golf course, while the Elk Bar is an intimate place to enjoy a drink and appreciate the views of Blessington Lakes. Lift to all floors.
Supplements per person
Single room supplement £100
Insurance Premium £48.50