12-Nights Celtic Highlights

From their breathtaking scenery to their vibrant cities and small towns, this fascinating escorted tour delivers the best of Scotland, England?s Lake District, North Wales, and the Emerald Isle. You?ll start and end in Glasgow and overnight also in Inverness and Edinburgh in Scotland; Liverpool, England; Dublin, Killarney, Limerick, and Bundoran in Ireland; and Belfast, Northern Ireland. Throughout your guided tour, you?ll learn about the history and cultures as you visit some of the areas? must-see attractions. For example, you?ll enjoy a “Living History” tour in Belfast accompanied by a Local Guide who will give you a glimpse into life in the city and its history like only a local can.You?ll also experience stunning scenery on this guided tour of Britain and Ireland. Keep your eyes out for the Loch Ness monster in Scotland?s beautiful Highlands. Travel through the incomparable landscapes of Snowdonia National Park in Wales, with picturesque villages, mountains, and lakes. Follow Ireland?s Ring of Kerry, a 100-mile panoramic drive with sparkling seascapes, brightly colored farmhouses, and the breathtaking panorama of the Lakes of Killarney. Visit the spectacular 668-feet Cliffs of Moher and awe-inspiring Giant?s Causeway, composed of thousands of basalt columns formed millions of years ago. But that?s not all?Globus has also included out-of-the-ordinary experiences just for you. For example, you?ll visit the Irish National Stud in Kildare, where you?ll enjoy tea and scones at its Japanese Gardens Restaurant. You?ll also taste the famous gingerbread crafted in Grasmere in England?s Lake District. Or how about a walk with a Local Guide on the old city walls in Derry, Northern Ireland? Bustling cities, smaller towns, scenic castles (Caernarvon, Edinburgh and Blair castles), breathtaking landscapes, tasty treats, and so much more are offered on this incredible guided tour of Britain and Ireland.Included Features:GLASGOW Welcome dinner; orientation drive; farewell dinnerCULLODEN MOOR Visit the battle site?s visitor centerBLAIR ATHOLLVisit Blair Castle EDINBURGH Guided sightseeing, visit Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood PalaceGRASMEREVisit Wordsworth?s village, [LF] try original Grasmere gingerbreadLIVERPOOL Visit the Beatles StoryCAERNARVON Admire the impressive castleHOLYHEAD-DUBLIN Cross the Irish Sea by ferryDUBLIN Orientation driveKILDARE Guided tour of the Irish National Stud, enjoy [LF] tea and scones at the Japanese Gardens RestaurantROCK OF CASHEL Take photographs of this famous landmarkKILLARNEYVisit the popular resort townRING OF KERRY Scenic peninsula driveADARE Admire the thatched cottagesCLIFFS OF MOHER Savor the spectacular viewsGALWAY OrientationDERRY [LF] Guided walking tour on the city walls COUNTY ANTRIM Take pictures of Dunluce Castle, visit Giant?s CausewayBELFAST Guided “Living History” tourBELFAST-CAIRNRYAN Cross the North Channel by ferry

18-Nights Britain and Ireland Panorama Summer 2018

Britain And Ireland Panorama Summer 2018
From the spires of London, Edinburgh and York to wild, windswept landscapes of the Scottish Highlands and Ireland, explore all the nooks and crannies of Britain and Ireland – their historic cities, cultural diversity and breathtaking countryside on display as you explore such highlights as Dublin and Cardiff, and enjoy Highland cow company with Farmer John in Cumbria.

Sightseeing Highlights
City tour in London, Edinburgh and Dublin Scenic drive around the Ring of Kerry Orientation of York, Glasgow, Chester, Galway, Cork, Cobh, Cardiff, Bath and Plymouth See the Isle of Skye View Eilean Donan Castle, the battlefield of Culloden, Anne Hathaway's thatched cottage, York Minster, Galway Cathedral and the Mayflower Steps in Plymouth where the Pilgrim Fathers set sail Visit Shakespeare's Birthplace in Stratford-upon-Avon, Edinburgh Castle, Isle of Skye, Culloden, the Guinness Storehouse, EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, Blarney Castle to kiss the stone, the Waterford Crystal Showroom, the Roman Baths in Bath, Glastonbury Abbey, the fishing village of Polperro, ruins and the ancient stone circle at Stonehenge
 

 

Dining Highlights

18 full breakfasts
1 lunch (Be My Guest)
6 dinners

 
First class travel Highlights

Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals
Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
The services of a Trafalgar Local Host at your London hotel
Return ferry across the Irish Sea between Wales and Ireland
Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
Hand-picked Insider Experiences
Optional Experiences and free time
All porterage and restaurant gratuities
Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
An expert Travel Director and separate Driver
All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
London airport transfer service is available to purchase. Conditions apply. See airport transfer page link below for details
VIP entry to many sights