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Sample Ancestry Group Tour: O’Neill Clans Gathering 22nd-26th May 2013


  • Private Guided Transport
  • Transfers & Orientations
  • Driver Guide Expenses
  • Bed & Breakfast at Hotels
  • Activities & Events Listed
  • Dinners & Lunches included as per detailed itinerary


What is Not included:

  • International Flights
  • Entrance to Attractions
  • Cancellation Insurance
  • Gratuity / Tipping
  • Credit Card Processing Fees

Important tour details:

  • Land Tour Price €620.00 per  person based on Double Occupancy
  • Single room supplement €215.00 (Limited availability)
  • Itinerary & times are subject to change.
  • Full Payment due at registration made payable to Bracktours.

Come to Ireland in 2013 and join the celebrations. In return we will offer our famous hospitality and a real opportunity to strengthen clan family ties and make lifelong friends.

Gather your own O’Neill Clan members and join the International Gathering in Ireland

Launched by the Association of O'Neill Clans at the Hill of The O'Neill Centre, Dungannon, Co. Tyrone on the 12 November 2012, the O'Neill Clans Gathering will take place from May 22-26, 2013.

Bracktours will take care of all the details in Ireland for hotels, celebrations and events.

The event

The O'Neill Clans Gathering is designed to bring together O’Neill family members from around the globe to share stories and celebrate an incredibly rich and diverse history of one of Europe’s oldest and most celebrated clans.

The four-day long event will take in visits to various historical O’Neill sites including:

  • The Hill of The O’Neill in Dungannon, County Tyrone
  • The coronation site of The O’Neill in nearby Cookstown
  • Optional Walking tours of Armagh – a city with a rich O’Neill heritage and
  • A Visit to Ireland’s capital city Dublin.

Overnight stays at:

  • 3* Armagh City Hotel-Armagh (3 nights)
  • 4* Clyde Court Hotel – Dublin (1 night)
* All tour details are being organised by the Association of the O'Neill Clans.
 O'Neill's Ancestors

Sample Ancestry Group Tour: O’Neill Clans Gathering 22nd-26th May 2013

Day 1 - Wednesday 22nd May - Arrive Dublin

Transport from Dublin Airport by coach. Welcome and registration and meeting the O'Neill families in the selected hotel.

Overnight - The Armagh City Hotel or similar selected hotel. 

Day 2 - Thursday 23rd May Armagh City

After breakfast: O'Neill related lectures by leading O'Neill historians. Lunch at Armagh City Hotel. Walking tour of Armagh and visit to O'Neill related sites (Optional) free time. Depart for Benburd Village via O'Neill sites. "Meet the Clan" at the Bottle of Benburb Pub for Ceol, Caint, Ceill agus Craic( music, conversation, dance). Transport Back to the Hotel at intervals.

Overnight - The Armagh city Hotel or similar selected hotel.

Day 3 - Friday 24th May - Amragh to Dungannon via Cookstown

After breakfast we travel to Cookstown, Co.Tyrone and to Burnavon theatre for viewing of O'Neill Exhibition. Visit the historic Tullahogue Fort. Parade to the top of the historic Tullahogue fort for a living re-enactment of the inaguration of Hugh O'Neill, (AD 1595). Lunch at the Glenavon House Hotel, Cookstown or Viscounts Restaurant, Dungannon. Transfer to Dungannon with free time to browse the town centre. Private reception for registered members of the gathering given by Dungannon Town Council, with entertainment and refreshments, and parade t Town Square with Pubic entertainment in the Square.

Overnight Armagh city Hotel or similar selected hotel

Day 4 Saturday 25th May - Armagh to Dublin via Carlingford

After a hearty Irish breakfast travel to Dublin via scenic Carlingford Co.Louth. On arrival in Dublin we take a panoramic tour of Irelands Fair City before arriving at our Hotel. Farewell Dinner with members of the Association of O'Neill Clans.

Overnight - Clyde Court Hotel, Dublin. 


Sample Ancestry Group Tour: O’Neill Clans Gathering 22nd-26th May 2013

Day 1 - 3 Armagh City Hotel

armagh-city-hotel-armagh-northern-irelandFrom magnificent facilities to magical experiences, the Armagh City Hotel, part of the Mooney Hotel group, has created a new milestone in award winning hospitality in this realm of scholars and kings.Not only does its international sophistication blend beautifully with its ancient setting, the hotel is making unique history itself with its award winning mix of luxury accommodation, state-of-the-art conference facilities, spectacular leisure facilities and dynamic combination of professionalism and friendly service.

Day 4 Dublin City, Clyde Court Hotel

The Clyde Court Hotel (formerly Berkeley Court Hotel), is one of the most popular & Luxurious 4
Star Hotels in Dublin. The hotel offers a luxurious experience to all its guests and is the ideal location when attending one of Dublin’s top theatre productions, concert or sporting fixtures. Based in Ballsbridge, the Clyde Court Hotel is also within walking distance of Dublin City, The O2, Bord Gais Energy Theatre and many more of Dublin’s top venues.

Sample Ancestry Group Tour: O’Neill Clans Gathering 22nd-26th May 2013

ll 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 Toilet 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
  • Toilet
  • Tables
  • Full air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • DVD Player


*Subject to Change depending on numbers going on tour *

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Sample Ancestry Group Tour: O’Neill Clans Gathering 22nd-26th May 2013

  • Land Tour price €620 euro per person based on double/triple occupancy
  • Single supplement €215.00 euro ( Limited availability)
  • Full Payment due at registration made payable to Bracktours.

For further information or details on registration please use our enquiry form or email: info@bracktours.com or Tel: +353 87 3616935


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Sample Ancestry Group Tour: O’Neill Clans Gathering 22nd-26th May 2013