Begin your Private Tour of Ireland by enjoying the scenic trip from Dublin to Galway, the European Capital of Culture and voted a Top Five City in the 2020 Lonely Planet Guide.
En route to Galway, we will take a step back in time to visit the 6th century monastery of Clonmacnoise which was a major centre of religion, learning, trade, craftsmanship and politics.
Spend the evening in Galway exploring this lively city full of traditional music, fine food and Irish hospitality.
Overnight Galway City
The first stop on your Private Tour today is to hop on board the ferry for an enjoyable crossing to Inis Mór, the largest of the Aran Islands.
Take the full day to explore the island and meet the locals who speak both Irish and English.
Visit the world heritage site Dun Aonghasa along with Dun Eoghanacht Fort, The Worm Hole, The Seal Colony, The Seven Churches and lots, lots more.
After a great day, we return to Galway and for another nights entertainment in The Cultural Capital.
Overnight Galway City
Leaving Galway, we will head for The Majestic Cliffs of Moher travelling through the lunar landscape of The Burren and the rugged coastline around Black Head where we will stop at the "mini cliffs".
Step out to the edge of the world with awe-inspiring views from The Cliffs of Moher. Spend time here to relax, hike or enjoy the self-guided exhibition at The Visitors Centre.
After lunch, we'll head to see the iconic Bunratty Castle. From the Vikings to the Normans, great Irish Earls and Gentry this site has been occupied for over 1,000 years.
Finish the day off with a great night out in the vibrant town of Killarney with lots of great restaurants, pubs and live music.
Kick start your day today with a trip on famous Jaunting Cars before getting back again to Killarney.
Then sit back, relax and absorb the spectacular scenery on your driving tour of The Ring of Kerry.
Amazing coastal scenery, beaches, mountains, lakes, waterfalls, wildlife and forests - The Ring of Kerry has it all.
Stop for lunch in one of the many picture-postcard towns along the way.
Later this evening, you will be tapping away to a traditional Irish show of the best of Irish dance and music.
Today is the day you will enjoy your Private Driving tour of the Dingle Peninsula which is renowned for its archaeological treasures which just happen to be situated on the most dramatic coastal scenery and beaches of Ireland - the Wild Atlantic Way.
This circular route takes in The Beehive Huts, Famine Cottages, Dunbeg Fort, Gallarus Oratory, Kilmalkedar Church plus much more.
The colourful town of Dingle is the perfect place for lunch, a nice drink and some exploring.
Pucker up! Today is the day you get to Kiss the legendary Blarney Stone.
Don't forget to take time to enjoy the amazing gardens before strolling over to the famous Blarney Woolen Mills, the worlds largest Irish gift shop.
Enjoy the sights of a driving tour through Cork City taking in The Shandon Bells, The English Market, University College Cork and much more.
Next stop is the historic town of Cobh, with a stop at the magnificent St. Colemans Cathedral and a visit to The Titanic Experience in the original White Star Line Ticket Office.
Overnight Cork City
First, we will stop at the 16th century Charles Fort for a photo-op to capture the stunning views and learn of its fascinating history. Then on to the charming village of Kinsale, dubbed "Ireland's Gourmet Capital".
There are lots of pubs, restaurants and craft/gift shops dotted around the colourful streets of Kinsale.
Last stop is to Midleton for a tour of the Jameson distillery to learn about the story of Jameson Whiskey and see the microdistillery followed by a sample of their fine Irish whiskey.
Overnight Cork City
Say goodbye to Cork and lets head to The Rock of Cashel in Tipperary.
The Rock of Cashel (Carraig Phádraig), or more formally St. Patrick's Rock. It is also known as Cashel of the Kings.
This unique site is also home to a 12th century Round Tower and Chapel plus a 13th century Cathedral.
There is still time to indulge in some delicious food and drinks in the medieval city of Kilkenny, known as the Marble City. It is steeped in history which is instantly visible in its cobbled streets and historic buildings.
All before heading back to Dublin to complete your magical 8 day chauffeur-driven tour of Ireland.
Finish in Dublin