Meet the Tour Leader at the Malta International Airport at 13: 00 hrs for check-in on your direct Ryanair flight departing at 15:20 hrs. Upon arrival in Dublin at 18:15 hrs, your private coach will transfer you to the 4* Maldron Parnell Hotel for check in and room allocation. You may also want to join the tour leader for a short familiarisation walk within the hotel area before dinner (extra) and overnight.
After breakfast, join the tour leader and fellow group members, for a very exciting excursion to Dublin City. Together with a licensed English speaking guide, discover all the highlights of this vibrant city on a panoramic Dublin City Tour. See the famous Georgian quarter of Dublin, which incorporates some of Dublin’s loveliest 18th century squares and landmarks. Visit St. Patrick’s Cathedral and the Dublin Castle (entrance included) and other landmarks such as the Parliament Building and the Christ Church. After lunch (extra) enjoy some free time in such beautiful surroundings before returning to your hotel for dinner (extra) and overnight.
Today, after breakfast, we encourage you to join the tour leader and an English speaking guide for a full day excursion to Powerscourt Estate and Gardens. Considered as the most beautiful gardens in Ireland for a very long time, this garden was also recently voted in the world’s top ten gardens by the National Geographic. The gardens stretch over 47 acres and offers all of its visitors a sublime blend of formal gardens, sweeping terraces, statues, ornamental lakes, secret hallows and rambling walks. In fact it includes The Walled Garden, The Italian Garden, The Dolphin Pool, The Japanese Gardens, a pets cemetery and the Pepperpot Tower amongst other features and attractions. You can also avail yourself of some very particular Christmas shopping by visiting the Avoca shop which is within the same estate. This family run business, is one of the oldest surviving manufactures in the world and today it has grown as one of Ireland’s most loved brands producing signature throws and blankets, using natural yams like lambs’ wool, cashmere, mohair and angora. Later head to the seaside resort of Bray. Bray’s scenic location and proximity to Dublin make it a popular destination for tourist and day trippers from the capital. One can opt to relax and stroll along the mile-long promenade which stretches from the harbour, with its colony of mute swans, to the base of Bray Head or maybe visit the Royal Shopping Center or the National Sea Life Aquarium (entr. extra). Return back to Dublin in the early evening. Later you may re-join the tour leader for an optional Irish Night at the Arlington Hotel. Enjoy a night of unforgettable Irish hospitality, food and traditional entertainment with amazing Irish music and Irish dancers from the world renowned Celtic Rhythm
After breakfast , join the tour leader for yet another tour around the beautiful city of Dublin. This time you will head to the Trinity College and see the Book of Kells held in the library there (entrance included). Later head to Grafton Street for a feast to those shopping aficionados, before heading to St. Stephen’s green for some relaxing time. Return to the hotel to freshen up and prepare for the evening’s highlight of the tour – the grand performance by Andre Rieu. In the early evening, your coach will transfer you to the A3 arena for this unique performance with the Johann Straus orchestra, choir and soloists. Join the party and the irresistible waltzes, classical operetta and musicals. For sure, an evening you will never forget . Private transfer back to the hotel after the concert and overnight.
Today, after breakfast and check out (a safe and secure luggage room will be made available), you may join the tour leader for some few hours at the world famous Guinness Storehouse (entrance included). Have a chance to experience the multimedia building including a free pint of the magic brew at the end of the tour. Later your private coach will transfer you to Dublin’s international airport for your flight back to Malta departing at 1840hrs.
|Dublin – Georgian Quarter||€20|
|Powerscourt Estate and Bray||€45|
|Irish Night at the Arlington||€55|
|Dublin – Trinity College & Grafton||€40|
|Andre Rieu Concert Cat. 2||€95|
|Rate for all Excursions||€320|
- Direct Ryanair flight to Dublin
- 10Kgs hand luggage
- All Transfers
- 4 Nights at the 4* Maldron Parnell hotel (or similar) on bed & Breakfast Basis
- Tour Leader
- Protection by the Insolvency Fund
- Travel Insurance (highly recommended)
- 20 kgs check in luggage can be added at a charge of €30 per passenger per way
- Special Price is only valid when the Excursion package is taken