"Ireland and Beyond" is a branch of Secret Ireland Tours, but the difference is that we bring you to Ireland and places like Scotland, Wales and England for now, but we hope to add more great destinations for your travel enjoyment.
Ireland/Scotland Experience will have you traveling through the landscapes of Ireland and Scotland, where hundreds of years of history spring to life as you roam through the ancient tombs, old Castles and Abbeys, Historic landscapes and venues and of course the luscious green fields, rolling hills, mountains, lakes and clean clear rivers.
You will enjoy Dublin's bustling streets and shopping centers, Temple bar food, we go South to visit Powerscourt House and Garden, stopping to visit the world famous Avoca weavers, before going to the ancient site of St Kevin's round tower in Glendalough.
We visit the amazing Japanese gardens at the Curragh National Stud, the Phoenix park, Botanic Gardens in Dublin and we then go North to visit the coastal town of Howth, Knowth and Newgrange, before reaching Belfast where explore and also visit the famous Titanic museum.
We pop over to Cairnryan in Scotland from Belfast. We Explore Glasgow before going to the stunning Loch Lommond where we take in the stunning scenery. We also visit Trossachs National Park. Inveraray Castle. We make our way to Inverness, Pitlochry and Stirling Castles and then we settle in Edinburgh where we explore at our leisure. We visit the Castle there, the Botanic gardens, St Giles Cathedral, Dean village, and we cap off your trip Royal mile before returning home.
We fly into Dublin airport and fly out of Edinburgh.
We ask you to secure your booking with a NON-refundable deposit of $300 when we reach the required number of 24 participants. If we do not reach this number we return all refunds. However, if we reach 24 participants who have secured their booking with a deposit, we give you 14 days from the date of payment to change your mind, in which case we will return your deposit to you, but after 14 days the deposit is not refundable.
We offer an installment plan which is very flexible. It will be up to you how many months payments you wish to do. The Balance must be paid in full 60 days before the start date of the tour.
We are keeping up to date with what is happening in Ireland and other countries and also what the Government guidelines are. In Ireland all venue's and hotels who have, or intend to open up to the public are going through Safety Charter course. Once they have concluded the course they are awarded with a Certificate. We make sure that all hotels and venue's that we use have the Safety Charter Cert for your safety. We keep up to date with Government guidelines and we will act accordingly. Your health and safety is our top priority. Similar certs are being shown in other countries and we look for them in each hotel we use and all venue's we visit.
1 The company requires non-refundable deposits to be paid as per tour in a timely manner. By paying a deposit you are agreeing to the terms and conditions of the Company.
2 Our tours are all based on double occupancy. There will be an additional supplement for single travelers which will depend on tour taken.
3 Payment for deposit will hold your place, final balance payment will be 30 days before the start of your choice of tour.
4 Installment plans are available for anyone who would like to avail of them.
5 Travel insurance is something that the company strongly suggests all clients purchase to protect their travel investment.
6 Due to limited capacity on coaches, there is a limit of one suitcase per passenger.
7 Participants are responsible for all their property, luggage, backpacks, phone's, laptops etc.
8 The company tour guide will give all participants phone no's of tour guides and driver at the start of the trip or in an email before the start of the trip, it is vital that you keep these in a safe place.
9 At the start of each day your tour guide will tell you what time you should be ready, or to be on the bus for the next day's journey, it is up to you to contact your guide if you missed announcements on times.
10 There is a cancellation fee for participants who cancel within 90 days of the start of trip. Please see contract.
11 Some of our trips require walking over stony roads and pathways, it is advised to always bring strong waterproof walking shoes, and waterproof/windproof outer coats/jackets also.
12 We also advise all participants to let us know of food allergies they have.
13 Each participant is responsible for their baggage being brought from the Coach to their accommodation except in the case where the company have booked porterage. The group will be advised where porterage will take place.
14 Conditions, availability, or contractual obligations may warrant for dates, venues, lodging, talent/celebrity headliners/hosts/guests. Ambassadors, tour guides or transportation modes to be changed or cancelled. It is our intent and obligation, within the best of our ability, to substitute and /or accommodate equal or enhanced alternatives. We will not refund any deposits or payments towards the tour due to these conditions.
15. Conditions, availability, or contractual obligations may warrant for dates, venues, lodging, talent/celebrity headliners/hosts/guests. Ambassadors, tour guides or transportation modes to be changed or cancelled. It is our intent and obligation, within the best of our ability, to substitute and /or accommodate equal or enhanced alternatives. We will not refund any deposits or payments towards the tour due to these conditions.
A couple sharing a bed.
Two people sharing a room with two beds
Someone who wants their own bedroom, not sharing.
We pick you up from your overnight flight at 9am at terminal 2 Dublin airport and bring you to Dublin city center for a bus tour pointing out all the famous landmarks, we then drop you off for a while to explore the famous Temple bar area before treating you to lunch at the world renowned Norseman pub. We then bring you to your hotel to settle in and relax. There is plenty of night life to experience in Dublin and you have the evening to do as you wish.