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“Home Away From Home” with Kathy & Andreas Durkin May 8th – 17th 2018

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Tour Booking Code: HAFHDURKIN18

Our 8 Nights tour of Ireland includes:

  • Deluxe motor coach for all transfers, Touring and Sightseeing
  • First class hotel accommodations for eight (8) nights in: Slieve Russell Hotel, Cavan (2) Connemara Coast Hotel, Galway (2) Old Ground Hotel, Ennis (2), Trim Castle Hotel, Trim (2)
  • Full Irish Breakfast daily including day of arrival.
  • Four (4) hotel dinners
  • Medieval Banquet at Bunratty Castle (1)
  • Welcome cocktail reception
  • Porterage at hotels throughout of 1 suitcase per person
  • Taxes and Service Charges on items included
  • Travel documents to include:
    •  Document Wallet, luggage tags and daily itinerary         

Tour Registration

To register for this tour and if paying by credit card please click here and fill out our online registration & credit card form or click on our price guide tab above.

To register for this tour and if paying by check please click here or on the PDF icon below and download our tour registration form.

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Upon doing this please mail check and registration form along to Brack Tours, 133 Washington Street #524 Dover,NH 03820

Kathy & Andreas Durkin are both natives of County Cavan. Kathy is one of Ireland’s leading female entertainers and recording artists. Her voice has been described as being distinctively “IRISH”, being both strong and of great clarity. Kathy came from a very musical family, her late father Eugene Leddy, a talented fiddle player, had one of the most successful ceilí bands in Ireland in the 50’s and 60’s. Andreas is becoming a well known artist in Ireland and abroad for his eclectic mix of music which ranges from Irish to country and western and popular. A talented keyboard player and vocalist, he may have inherited some of his talents from his mother. Andreas has toured America, UK and parts of Europe with Kathy, as well as around Ireland with his own group Cheap Whiskey.

Sightseeing & Visitor Attractions to include:-

  • Kells High Cross & Round Tower
  • Newgrange or Hill of Tara Visit
  • Cavan Country Museum
  • Corrib Princess Cruise with Irish Coffee Demonstration
  • Galway Panoramic City Tour
  • Connemara & Kylemore Abbey Visit
  • Cliffs of Moher & The Burren Region
  • Bunratty Folk Park & Medieval Castle Banquet
  • Tullamore Dew or Kilbeggan Distillery
  • Trim Castle

"5 nights entertainment with your hosts Kathy & Andreas Durkin with special Irish International Guests on at least one night at the different hotel venues" 

Tour Booking Code: HAFHDURKIN18

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Travel Insurance

To find out about information on our Travel Insurance policy please click here or on the Travel Insured icon below to learn what our insurance policy does and does not cover.

“Home Away From Home” with Kathy & Andreas Durkin May 8th – 17th 2018

Full touring itinerary to be finalised, for more information please email info@bracktours.com and a member of the team will be in contact.

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“Home Away From Home” with Kathy & Andreas Durkin May 8th – 17th 2018

Day 1 Overnight Flight 8th May

Overnight flight to Ireland

Day 2-3 Cavan 9th & 10th May Slieve Russell Hotel, Cavan

slieve-russell-hotelThe Slieve Russell Hotel Cavan provides luxury 4* hotel accommodation in a tranquil setting. Set in 300 acres, including 50 acres of lakes, the Slieve Russell Hotel Golf & Country Club with Ciúin Spa & Wellness Centre offers a unique experience in relaxation and leisure to their guests. Enjoy some free time at the hotel while experiencing the following:- A championship golf course & world class spa all right at your fingertips.

Day 4-5 Galway 11th & 12th May Connemara Coast Hotel, Galway

connemara-coast-hotelSpectacularly set on the shores of Galway Bay, the luxurious four star Connemara Coast Hotel offers discerning travelers an ideal base from which to explore the spectacular scenery of Connemara and the vibrant city of Galway, the capital of Connacht. With grounds that sweep down to the water’s edge, what better place to relax and unwind while taking in the stunning views across Galway Bay to the Burren of Co. Clare. On a clear day, you can also spot the Aran Islands.

Day 6-7 Ennis 13th & 14th May Old Ground Hotel, Ennis

Old Ground EnnisA beautifully restored 18th century manor house hotel in Ennis town centre, this unique 4 star Co Clare property is on the doorstep of the Cliffs of Moher and the Wild Atlantic Way on the west coast of Ireland. A warm welcome, a highly acclaimed culinary experience using local produce and luxurious accommodation awaits you.

Day 8-9 Trim 15th & 16th May Trim Castle Hotel, Trim

trim-castle-hotelTrim Castle Meath Hotel’s breathtaking views and contemporary elegance are the first thing that you will notice throughout your stay in County Meath and the Boyne Valley.  Trim Castle Hotel is a beautifully appointed 4 star hotel, in Trim, County Meath, Ireland offering luxury accommodation, and wonderful eateries in the Heritage town of Trim, Co. Meath. When it comes to hotels in Meath or event hotels in Trim this 4 star Meath Hotel, Ireland is perfect.  Located only 40 minutes from Dublin City Centre and Dublin Airport.  The location of Trim, County Meath will capture the imagination of every visitor and is a perfect retreat for relaxation offering elements of Ireland's History that are truly inspirational.

Day 10 Return Flight to US 17th May

You bid farewell to the Emerald Isle as you board your flight back home.

“Home Away From Home” with Kathy & Andreas Durkin May 8th – 17th 2018

Transport in Partnership with Kerry Coaches

All our coaches are Luxurious and ideal for a comfortable tour of Ireland. There is ample leg room and all seats recline.  The coaches are fully air conditioned and have a wc on board. There is a PA system on board so as not to miss a word of our knowledgeable and competent drivers/guides.

Luxury 49 Seat Executive Coach

  • 49 Reclining Seats
  • Full air conditioning
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • WC

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*Subject to Change depending on numbers going on tour *

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“Home Away From Home” with Kathy & Andreas Durkin May 8th – 17th 2018

Land Tour Price

  • Land Tour Price $2132.00 (USD) per person - Based on double occupancy
  • Single Supplement $366.00 (USD) (Book early limited Availability) - Based on single occupancy & to be paid along with full Land Tour Cost

Airfare

  • Air available 330 days prior to return travel date and can be requested for 10 or more passengers flying from the same destination. 
  • If booking your own airfare please make sure that you are departing the US on the 8th May 2018 and returning the 17th May 2018

Travel Insurance (rate based on maximum land tour, including own air travel arrangements with a coverage of $4000)

  • Optional Travel Insurance from $194.00  per person (Based on double occupancy)
  • Optional Travel  Insurance from $242.00 per person (Based on single occupancy)
  • Travel insurance is not available from those travelling from Canada.
  • If you require post or pre travel arrangements to Ireland please note that this insurance price will not cover your additional costs. To receive a quote to cover all your travel arrangements please email info@bracktours.com and a member of the Brack Tours team will be in contact.
  • CFAR (Cancel for any Reason) Travel Insurance upgrade available upon request. N.B – CFAR coverage is NOT available for residents of New York State. For more information email info@bracktours.com

How To Join

To join this tour, complete the below registration form and send along with check deposit of $300.00  per person (plus insurance fee of per person  if required) and made payable to Brack Tours or if paying by credit card please see below.

Deposits & Payments Schedule per person:

  • Deposit of $300 required at time of booking plus insurance fee
  • Second part payment of $800 due by 8th September 2016
  • Final payment due by 10th January 2017

If paying by check:

  • Complete the registration form
  • Make check payable to Brack Tours
  • Mail the form along with the check to :
  • Brack Tours, 133 Washington Street #524 Dover,NH 03820

If paying by credit card

  • Complete our easy to use online payment & registration form and pay via our secure payment gateway by clicking here
  • Please note that we accept most major credit cards

Tour Booking Code:

  • HAFHDURKIN18

Cancellation Penalties:

  • Deposit: $300 deposit non-refundable once paid

Air Cancellation Penalties:

  • Air: 120 days prior to departure air is Non-refundable

Land Cancellation Penalties:

  • Land: 65 days or longer           Forfeit of deposit per person
  • Land: 64 & 46 days                     Forfeit 35%    Land Price  per person
  • Land: 45 & 16 days                     Forfeit 50%    Land Price per person
  • Land: 15 & day of departure   Forfeit 100%  Land Price  per person

Tour Registration

To register for this tour and if paying by check please click here or on the PDF icon below and download our tour registration form.

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Travel Insurance Policy Details

To find out about information on our Travel Insurance policy please click here  or on the Travel Insured icon below to learn what our insurance policy does and does not cover.

“Home Away From Home” with Kathy & Andreas Durkin May 8th – 17th 2018

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