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Authentic Ireland is proud to be part of the Irish Welcome Tours group, one of Ireland’s oldest and most respected tour operators. We offer a range of exciting Ireland & Scotland vacation packages, group tours, private chauffeur tours and more.

We reserve authentic and charming accommodation of the very highest standard – including many hidden gems, brimming with character and history. We guarantee that you will be provided with 5-star customer service both before and during your vacation. With Authentic Ireland, your experience will be extraordinary.

Irish Welcome Tours is a Trusted & Reputable Company

In business since 1989, its staff of 55 will ensure that your upcoming vacation to Ireland will be handled professionally, and with superb customer care & support – before, during and after your trip.

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About Authentic Ireland & Irish Welcome Tours

  • Each year we arrange Irish vacations for more than 70,000 clients.
  • We have Worldwide Offices in both Dublin, Ireland and the USA
  • We have excellent, direct relationships with more than 600 hotels & visitor attractions, throughout the Island of Ireland.
  • We are a bonded Travel Agent.
  • We are members of ASTA –The American Society of Travel Agents-
  • We are proud members of the Irish Tour Operators Association (ITOA)

The “Authentic” Concept

  • Provide clients with all the crucial information they need before visiting Ireland
  • Create completely unique and enticing tours of Ireland and Scotland using local guides
  • Give our clients the experience of the real Ireland, not just the tourist-traveled areas
  • Reserve Only the highest standard of accommodation that offers the most unique and authentic charm
  • Dedicate ourselves to complete service with a personal advisor, available before, during and after a trip
  • Stay at the cutting edge of innovative travel technology, such as our unique online client access account

Arranging group and individual journeys deep into the heart and soul of Ireland & Scotland has not only been our work, it has been our pleasure.  We are proud of our repeat client base—it means we’re doing our job well!—and we’re happy to welcome new travelers to an insider’s view of Ireland & Scotland every day.

Why Authentic Ireland?

1. No Change or Cancellation Fees

If you want to cancel the Authentic Ireland portion of your travels up to 7 days before your departure date, for any reason, you may reschedule your vacation to occur within 365 days with no cancellation fees.  We want your Irish experience to be filled with relaxation and wonder.   That’s what travel with Authentic Ireland is about. Read more about our Risk-Free Cancellation Policy.

2. 5-Star Customer Service & 7-Day Helpline

With offices in both Ireland and in the USA, we can offer you the best possible customer service and attention. We also offer you 7-day phone support while you are in Ireland or Scotland. Read our Reviews! We are dedicated to providing you the ultimate in service, from the first time we get in touch with each other until you’ve returned home.

3. The Ultimate Vacation &  Best Insider Info

We listen to your dreams and travel needs.  With your input, we create the big picture and also take care of the little details. Your experience will be extraordinary. Using our combined wealth of local knowledge and local guides, we put together the most unique and value-added Ireland tours available.

4. Online Quotes & Booking

A unique feature of our service is that we create an online account for you the first time you request information. All of your travel requests and quotes are posted online and you can review them at your leisure. Pay deposits and balances, ask your agent questions, request travel insurance, cell phone rentals and more!
Read more about your online account.

Our Promise to You:

You do the dreaming and we do the planning. Based on our local contacts, your travels will suit your wallet, traveling companions, and fantasies. We make it easy to say yes to Ireland & Scotland!  And remember, all of our tours are backed by our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee. Also, please feel free to check out reviews from our clients on our website and on tripadvisor.

More About Authentic Ireland

Authentic Ireland
241 Center Street HealdsburgCA95448 USA 
 • 1-888-443-5259