September
Month
9 Nights
Duration

Ellijay Excursions Taste of Ireland

September 1st – September 11th, 2022

Ireland is calling once again! For two decades we at Ellijay Excursions have traveled to our ancestral home in search of the best places to explore. This trip in September of 2022 is a “best-of” adventure with an agri-tourism twist! We will be attending the Armagh Apple Cider Festival (Ireland’s answer to our Georgia Apple Festival) and enjoy a tasting of Armaghs famous ciders. We’ve built this tour to include some of our most beloved visits like the titanic museum, our favorite distillery, beloved cities, horseback riding in the Irish countryside (optional), as well as some brand NEW adventures we get to experience for the first time. This itinerary is unique and hand-picked to be the PERFECT Irish adventure. We are excited to partner with our favorite guide, Colm Murphy with Brack Tours for this unique Irish adventure! Join us!

Our 9 Nights / 10 Days Tour of Ireland includes:

  • Deluxe motor coach for all transfers, touring and sightseeing with services of an Irish Tour Director
  • First class hotel accommodations for nine(9) Nights in:
  •  2nd Sept – Sheraton Hotel Athlone (1)  
  • 3rd & 4th Sept – Clewbay Hotel Westport (2)  
  • 5th Sept – Central Hotel Donegal (1)     
  • 6th & 7th Sept – Maldron Hotel Derry (2)       
  • 8th Sept – Europa Hotel Belfast (1)        
  • 9th & 10th Sept – Armagh City Hotel Armagh (2)   
  • Full Irish Breakfast daily including day of arrival.
  • Four (4) hotel dinners  & one evening bbq
  • Welcome drink 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 Details:

TOUR PRICE  Land Only- $2955.00 per person based on Double Room Occupancy (2 persons)
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT $399.00 to be paid along with full per person tour price based on Sole Room Occupancy (1 person)
START DATE Tour Commences  2nd September 2022 at Dublin Airport
END DATE Tour Finishes 11th Sept 2022 at Dublin Airport
WEAR Clothing (we recommend layered clothing, sensible walking shoes, rain jacket and carry bag for daily touring)
INCLUDED

Sightseeing & Visitor Attractions:

Kilbeggan Distillery

Sean’s Bar (Ireland’s Oldest Bar)

Achill Island & Famine Village

Foxford Woollen Mills

Slieve League Cliffs

Glencolmcille Folk Village

Derry City Walking Tour

Walled City Brewery(lunch & Tasting)

Giant’s Causeway

Free Time in Galway

Titanic Belfast

Belfast City Tour

Armagh Cider Company Visit & Tasting

Armagh Cider Festival Activities

Farewell Irish Sing Along

Horse Rides

 

NOT INCLUDED
Optional Travel Protection
Gratuity to Tour Director

 

Tour Registration

For all tour registrations please fill out the booking form found on the right-hand side of this webpage please also click the number of members that you will be signing up for and that all information is correct before proceeding.

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

 

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

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Additional information

Tour TypeLand Only

Ellijay Excursions Taste of Ireland

September 1st- September 11th, 2022

Day to Day Outline Itinerary

(subject to change)

1

Day 1 - Thursday September 1st- Overnight Flight to Ireland

Dinner and refreshments will be served. You will awaken this morning to your first glimpse of Ireland.

2

Day 2 - Friday September 2nd - Arrive Dublin - Dublin to Athlone

  • Arrive Dublin
  • Breakfast on Arrival
  • Kilbeggan Distillery
  • BBQ at Sean’s Bar

Overnight: Sheraton Hotel, Athlone

3

Day 3 - Saturday September 3rd - Athlone to Westport

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Galway City Panoramic Tour
  • Visit Connemara Marble Visitors Centre

Dinner & Overnight: Clew Bay Hotel, Westport

4

Day 4 - Sunday September 4th - Achill Island

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Achill Island & Famine Village

Overnight: Clew Bay Hotel, Westport

5

Day 5 - Monday September 5th - Westport to Donegal

  • Foxford Woollen Mills & Tour

Overnight: Central Hotel, Donegal

6

Day 6 - Tuesday September 6th -Donegal to Derry

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Slieve League Cliffs
  • Glencolmcille Folk Village

Dinner & Overnight: Maldron Hotel, Derry

7

Day 7 - Wednesday September 7th - Derry City

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Walking Tour
  • Visit Derry Visitor Centre
  • Walled City Brewery

Overnight: Maldron Hotel, Derry

8

Day 8 - Thursday September 8th - Derry to Belfast

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Giant’s Causeway
  • Horse Riding or Ballycastle visit

Overnight: Europa Hotel, Belfast

9

Day 9 - Friday September 9th-Belfast to Armagh

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Panoramic Belfast City Tour
  • Titanic Visitor Experience
  • Cider Festival

Dinner & Overnight: Armagh City Hotel

10

Day 10 - Saturday September 10th - Armagh

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Armagh City Tour
  • Armagh Cider Company

Overnight: Armagh City Hotel

11

Day 11 - Sunday September 11th - Depart Ireland to US

In the blink of an eye, your vacation in Ireland has come to an end! Today, you will be escorted to Dublin Airport where you bid your last farewells to your Irish Tour Director.

01st  Sept 2022-Overnight Flight to Ireland

2nd Sept 2022 – Sheraton Athlone, Athlone

3rd & 4th Sept 2022 -Clew Bay Hotel, Westport

The Clew Bay Hotel is a beautifully appointed 3 star hotel in Westport’s town centre. Combining a genuine welcome, & an outstanding location, this family-owned Mayo hotel promises to create a truly memorable experience for you.

Ideally situated in the historic & heritage town of Westport in County Mayo, the Clew Bay Hotel provides an ideal base for those looking to discover what County Mayo has to offer. Why not explore the Great Western Greenway, Achill Island, Connemara or just laze on one of the golden beaches of County Mayo.

5th Sept 20221 – Central Hotel, Donegal

As one of the longest established Hotels in the North West, renowned for its unique setting in the Centre of the Historic Donegal Town, with idyllic views of Donegal Bay in the background, the Hotel is perfectly located to enjoy the beautiful County of Donegal.

6th & 7th Sept 2022- Maldron Hotel, Derry

8th Sept 2022 -Europa Hotel, Belfast

The World Famous Europa Hotel in Belfast is located in the heart of Belfast City Centre. Due to its prime location, the Europa Hotel is a short distance from many of Belfast’s top visitor attractions including the Ulster Museum, Grand Opera House, City Hall, Titanic Belfast, the Waterfront Hall and the SSE Arena.

The Europa Hotel has an international reputation for hosting prestigious events and looking after many of the celebrities and VIPs who visit Belfast. At the Europa, every guest is a VIP and will experience the finest in Irish Hospitality and the highest level of customer service.

9th & 10th Sept 2022 -Armagh City Hotel, Armagh

11th Sept 2022-Return Flight

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

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 53 Seat Executive Coach

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

Kerry Coaches 49 Seater

*Subject to Change depending on numbers going on tour *

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Ellijay Excursions Taste of Ireland

September 1st – September 11th, 2022

 Land Tour Price:

  • Land Tour Price $2955.00 per person – Based on double occupancy
  • Single Supplement $399.00 (Book early limited availability) – Based on single occupancy & to be paid along with Full Tour Cost.

How To Join:

  • To join this tour, complete the below registration form and send along with check deposit of $300.00 per person (and insurance fee if required) and make payable to Brack Tours or if paying by credit card please see the right-hand section of this webpage for the tour booking form.

Deposits & Payments Schedule per person:

  • Deposit of $300.00 per person required at time of booking
  • Travel Protection is also payable at the time of booking, if registering online a PayPal invoice will be emailed shortly after booking.
  • Second Part Payment of $800.00 per person due by 13th May 2022 if you have registered online this will be payable via a PayPal Invoice.
  • Final Payment due by 15th July 2022

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

Tour Booking Code:

  • EETI22

Air Cancellation Penalties:

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

Land Cancellation Penalties:

  • Land: Outside of 65 days 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 days or less Forfeit 100%  Land Price  per person

Tour Registration

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

We recommend you have adequate Travel Protection

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Buy travel protection from Travel Insured International

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