British & Irish Grandeur Tour (14 day/13 night or 15 day/14 night)

Your Escorted Coach Tour of Britain & Ireland Includes

14 days/13 nights/22 meals or 15 days/14 nights/23 meals

  • Roundtrip group airport transfers when you book our flights - $30 per person fee applies to land only bookings
  • Sightseeing by luxury coach
  • Professional tour director
  • 13 or 14 nights in hotels listed
  • Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1
  • 8 dinners (D) including:
  • - Welcome dinner in London
  • - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh
  • - Taylor's Three Rock Pub dinner and traditional show
  • - Cardiff Castle Welsh Banquet
  • - 4 table d’hote dinners
  • 1 lunch (L)
  • Welcome get-together drink
  • Tours of London, Edinburgh, Belfast, Dublin
  • London open-top bus tour with Tower of London or Kensington Palace visit
  • Walking tours of York, Derry, Dublin's Trinity College and Waterford
  • Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 7 to 21 departures
  • Round trip ferry transportation between Britain & Ireland & across River Shannon
  • Sheepdog trials on Ring of Kerry
  • Visits and admissions to Shakespeare's, Alnwick Castle & Garden,  Edinburgh Castle, Titanic Belfast, Book of Kells at Trinity College, Cliffs of Moher, Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills,  House of Waterford Crystal, Cardiff Castle, Roman Baths & Pump Room and Stonehenge
  • Headsets for walking tours
  • Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap
  • All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person

Your Hotels

Stay at the following (or similar):

  • Radisson Blue Edwardian Grafton Hotel, London (2 nights)
  • Your Marriott(1 night)
  • Macdonald Houstoun House Hotel, Uphall, near Edinburgh (2 nights)
  • Ballygally Castle Hotel, Ballygally (1 night)
  • Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin (2 nights)
  • Killarney Plaza Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)
  • Granville Hotel,Waterford (1 night)
  • Radisson Blu Hotel, Cardiff (1 night)
  • Radisson Blu Edwardian Grafton Hotel, London (1 or 2 nights)
Giants Causeway

Giants Causeway

The Giant's Causeway (or Irish: Clochán na bhFómharach) is an area of about 40,000 interlocking basalt columns, the result of an ancient volcanic eruption. It is located on the northeast coast of Northern Ireland, about two miles (3 km) north of the town of Bushmills. It was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1986, and a National Nature Reserve in 1987 by the Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland. In a 2005 poll of Radio Times readers, the Giant's Causeway was named as the fourth greatest natural wonder in the United Kingdom. The tops of the columns form stepping stones that lead from the cliff foot and disappear under the sea. Most of the columns are hexagonal, although there are also some with four, five, seven and eight sides. The tallest a...read more

Waterford Crystal Centre

Waterford Crystal Centre

The iconic House of Waterford Crystal in the heart of Waterford city, comprises of a brand new manufacturing facility, visitor centre and retail outlet. Visitors can enjoy all aspects of the manufacturing process through the factory tour and learn about both historical and contemporary production techniques through direct interaction with the craftsmen and the audiovisual materials. The manufacturing facility contains a brand new continuous melt tank furnace that has been tailor-made to Waterford Crystal’s specifications, and produces two tonnes of molten crystal every day, which produces 45,000 high-end crystal pieces per year. It uses leading edge technology to deliver molten crystal of the highest quality for skilled master blowers to hand-shape and hand-blow into Water...read more

Titanic Belfast

Titanic Belfast

Titanic Belfast is an unbelievable, unmissable experience. Located in the heart of Belfast, right beside the historic site of this world-famous ship’s construction, Titanic Belfast is the world’s largest Titanic visitor experience. Housed in an iconic, six-floor building and extending over nine galleries, this state-of-the-art visitor experience tells the story of the Titanic, from her conception in Belfast in the early 1900s, through her construction and launch, to her famous maiden voyage and subsequent place in history. Titanic Belfast tells this world-famous story using contemporary interactive technology, special effects and even a thrilling shipyard ride where you will hear the sound of riveting and experience the smells of melting steel as you journey through what it was like to be a shipyard worker in Belfast more than 100 years ago....read more

Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle

Situated on top of an extinct volcano, Edinburgh Castle has dominated the skyline for centuries. The castle's powerful stone walls have withstood many sieges and its extravagant apartments were and important residence of Scottish kings and queens....read more

Tower of London

Tower of London

The Tower of London is an imposing fortress situated on the north bank of the River Thames in London. This historic castle was founded by William the Conqueror in 1066 and it was initially a basic timber and earth structure. Around 1078 it was remodelled and the structure known as The White Tower was built....read more

Stonehenge

Stonehenge

The breathtaking prehistoric monument located in the English county of Wiltshire, it stands as strong today as it did 3500 years ago. Documented as one of the most famous places in the world to visit, Stonehenge was built in three phases that consisted of over 30 million hours of labor....read more

Cardiff Castle

Cardiff Castle

Cardiff Castle is one of Wales’ leading heritage attractions and a site of international significance. Located at the heart of the capital, within beautiful parklands, the Castle’s walls and fairytale towers conceal 2,000 years of history. Roman soldiers slept here, noble knights held court here, and the Bute family, with extraordinary wealth and vision, transformed the Castle into a romantic Victorian fantasy. ...read more

Roman Baths & Pump House

Roman Baths & Pump House

The Roman Baths complex is a site of historical interest in the English city of Bath. The house is a well-preserved Roman site for public bathing.The Roman Baths themselves are below the modern street level. There are four main features: the Sacred Spring, the Roman Temple, the Roman Bath House and the Museum holding finds from Roman Bath. The buildings above street level date from the 19th century.The Baths are a major tourist attraction and, together with the Grand Pump Room, receive more than one million visitors a year. It was featured on the 2005 TV program Seven Natural Wonders as one of the wonders of the West Country. Visitors can see the Baths and Museum but cannot enter the water. An audio guide is available in several languages. The water which bubbles up from the ground at Bath...read more