Journey Through Time
Who were the people that built monuments older than the Pyramids? On our guided ancient Ireland excursion explore their passage cairns, exquisite art and carved stone heads rising from the earth. Clamber through age-old fortresses, castles and ancient abbeys. Tour ancient Ireland with dedicated historical and archaeological tour guides. This 3-day excursion will introduce you to Ireland's past from prehistory through medieval Ireland to the present.
For individual bookings, we have tour dates available throughout the summer months. If the tour dates do not suit or you would like a more intimate experience, you can book this excursion as a private group tour with a minimum of 4 people.
What's included? Luxury Private Air-Conditioned Coach 2 Nights 4 Star Hotels with breakfast One Evening Meal (excl. drinks) Entry & Guided Tours of 11 Sites and Museums Tour Manager, Tour Guide and Driver
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The trip that Edna of Authentic Ireland put together for our family for August 2017 was awesome. We challenged her with a multi city, "experience Ireland", request with a tight time table and she delivered. The accommodations were a great mixture of B+B and in city hotels, the suggestions for sight seeing were on target, and the service from AI has been great. I started doing this trip myself...and what a waste of time. Such a smooth trip...I have no "bad travel" material for the xmas letter this year. Thanks.
“Perfect amount of structure and freedom!”
We have been home for a week and are still excited to tell others about the incredible time we had in Scotland. Our agent Con helped us to create a great plan and did a flawless job arranging all the details! The best part is my wife is already thinking about where we can go next! Definitely recommend Authentic Ireland.
I just returned Thursday night from an amazing trip to Ireland. Lauren was my agent and she planned everything perfectly to suit what I was looking for. I stayed in a mix of B&Bs, Castles and a Manor House with each offering a delightful experience, fabulous food and friendly hosts. Everything went smoothly from the moment I stepped off the plane and I had the trip of a lifetime. I would definitely use Authentic Ireland again.
Our holiday through the beautiful Ireland country and its people was fantastic! The accommodations set up by Michaela with Authentic Ireland were so charming and perfectly located. Driving through the countryside provided memories that will last a lifetime.
Michaela, thank you and Authentic Ireland for arranging lodging and transportation while we were in Ireland. Stating that everything went smoothly is an understatement. The vehicle was available at 0900 as we had requested, the hotels were fantastic.
Of all the hotels - Cliff House, Malton House, Dromoland Castle and Portmanock Golf Resort, the Dromoland was far and away, the best. While I had preferred Adare Manor, my son who had stayed at Adare Manor indicated there was no comparison - Dromoland was the better of the two.
Additionally, the ability to wonder as we chose and avoid the congestion of people at Adare was appreciated. The rooms were great.
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