Heather and Shamrock’s Tour with Donal O’Shaughnessy

Donal O’Shaughnessy is a multi-talented performer. He is a self taught musician playing guitar, fiddle, keyboards, pipe organ, bodhran and mandolin. Although he is best known as a performer of Irish music and ballads, his repertoire includes hundreds of songs from pop, country, the swing era and many originals that have become favorites at his regular spots.

Our 10 Night / 11 Day tour of Scotland & Ireland includes:

  • Round-trip airfare with Aer Lingus Departing EWR to EDI Returning DUB to EWR
  • Deluxe motor coach for all transfers, Touring and Sightseeing
  • Services of a professional Tour Director throughout
  • First class hotel accommodations for Ten (10) nights: Novotel Edinburgh Centre Hotel, Edinburgh (2) Fishers Hotel, Pitlochry (2) DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Glasgow Central, Glasgow (1) North West Castle Hotel, Stranraer (1) Benedicts Hotel Belfast (2) Academy Plaza Hotel, Dublin (2)
  • Full Scottish or Irish Breakfast daily including day of arrival.
  • Six (6) hotel dinners
  • Welcome cocktail reception & farewell dinner
  • Porterage at hotels throughout of 1 suitcase per person
  • Taxes and Service Charges on items included
  • Travel documents to include: luggage tags and daily itinerary   

Tour Details:

TOUR PRICE$3900.00 per person based on Double Room Occupancy (Air Inclusive)
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT $577.00 to be paid along with full per person tour price based on Sole Room Occupancy
START DATETour Commences Monday 25th September at Edinburgh Airport. (Approximately 10am) (Departing US 24th September)
END DATETour Finishes with Brack Tours on Thursday 5th October at Dublin Airport.
WEARClothing (we recommend layered clothing, sensible walking shoes, rain jacket and carry bag for daily touring)


Sightseeing & Visitor Attractions:

The Edinburgh Grand Ticket: 4 Route Hop-on Hop-off Pass – Includes Majestic Tour, Edinburgh Tour, Edinburgh City Sightseeing Tour, Mactours City Tour – 48 Hour Ticket

Stirling Castle

Blair Athol Distillery

Fort Augustus

Loch Lomond Boat Ride – Length 1 Hour

Glasgow Hop-on Hop-off 48 Hour Ticket – On this Hop-On, Hop-Off tour, you have the freedom to plan your own sightseeing itinerary. With eighteen stops covering all of Glasgow’s main attractions such as the Glasgow cathedral, St Mungo’s Museum and the Gallery of Modern Art, this tour provides the perfect introduction to the city.

Belfast Panoramic City Tour

Titanic Experience

Giant’s Causeway & Antrim Coastline

Bushmills Distillery


Dublin Hop-on Hop-off Green Bus 48 Hour Ticket – There are two routes on the tour, the Original route is 1 hour 45 minutes long with 23 stops conveniently located close to Dublin’s most popular attractions. You can hop-off at any time to go visit attractions like Dublin Zoo, the Guinness Storehouse or The Book of Kells in Trinity College. Your guide will point out all the most famous landmarks and points of interest along the way. The second route is through Dublin’s Docklands, and takes 45 minutes with 9 stops including The Jeanie Johnston Famine Memorial ship, The Bord Gáis Energy Theatre and The National Convention Centre. You can also hop-off at Stop 7 to take a Dublin Bay Cruise

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. 

(please note that you will be able to choose a part payment option when checking out and will then be able to create an account to pay any future payments for your selected group tour package.)

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

Additional information

Tour TypeAir Inclusive

Day to Day Itinerary


Final Itinerary to be confirmed

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

24th September 2017 – Overnight Flight to Ireland

25th & 26th September 2017 – Novotel Edinburgh Centre Hotel

The 4-star Novotel Edinburgh Centre hotel is located in central Edinburgh, close to the Royal Mile, Princes Street and near to Edinburgh Castle. The Hotel is one of the city’s leading 4* hotels and we invite you to experience one of our newly refurbished Superior, Executive and Suite rooms. After an active day exploring Edinburgh and its surroundings, take advantage of our heated pool, gym and spa

The hotel is in the heart of Edinburgh, close to the Royal Mile, Princes Street and Grassmarket. This Edinburgh hotel is also near to Edinburgh Castle as well as the city’s shopping and nightlife. the Grassmarket area.

27th & 28th September 2017 – Fishers Hotel, Pitlochry

The hotel was originally built as a coaching inn by the highly regarded Butter family who were key promoters of the then infant Scottish tourist industry. She became known as “Fisher’s” after the colourful character Donald Fisher who ran the hotel from about 1853.

Mr. Fisher was evidently a charming personality who, in between farming shorthorn cattle and giving speeches, made the hotel famous and enticed the celebrities of Victorian Britain to visit.

29th September 2017 – Doubletree by Hilton Glasgow Central Hotel

This stylish hotel with characterful interiors is just 10 minutes away from Glasgow Queen Street and Glasgow Central railway stations. Nestled in the heart of the city centre, we’re within walking distance of the main shopping district and top attractions including the famous Glasgow City Chambers and iconic Glasgow Cathedral.

The hotel is close to major Glasgow attractions such as the SSE Hydro, Scottish Exhibition Campus (SEC) and Glasgow City Chambers. Spend a day shopping on the Style Mile, a popular ‘Z’-shaped route taking in Sauchiehall Street, Buchanan Street and Argyle Street.

30th September 2017 – North West Castle Hotel, Stranraer

North West Castle offers visitors comfortable and convenient three star town centre hotel accommodation in Stranraer.

A family owned and run hotel for more than fifty years, ‘The Castle’ was formerly the home of Sir John Ross, the famous Arctic explorer, who was instrumental in the discovery of the ice bound trading route known as the ‘North West Passage’.

1st & 2nd October 2017 – Benedicts Hotel, Belfast

Benedicts of Belfast is the city’s most exciting 4* boutique hotel. Independently owned and locally managed, it’s our personal touch and commitment to meet every customer’s individual needs which sets it apart from the large hotel chains.

Located at the heart of the action in Shaftesbury Square, a 10 minute walk from the city centre; experience life on the pulse of Belfast.

3rd & 4th October 2017 – Acadmey Plaza Hotel, Dublin

The Academy Plaza Hotel is one of the most ideally located hotels in Dublin City centre. This Dublin Hotel has a modern luxurious feel to it from the minute you step through the doors into the magnificent marbled lobby.

It is just a short stroll to all major shopping districts and the very best in international shopping. We are within walking distance to Temple Bar, Trinity College, St Stephen’s Green and many other famous landmarks, city sights and attractions.

5th October 2017 – 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 49 Seat Executive Coach

  • 49 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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Heather and Shamrock’s Tour with Donal O’Shaughnessy

 September 24th – October 5th 2017

Air & Land Tour Price

  • Air & Land Tour Price $3900.00 per person – Based on double occupancy
  • Single Supplement $577.00 (Book early limited availability) – Based on single occupancy & to be paid along with Full Tour Cost

*Airfare to be confirmed early November 2016*

Optional Travel Protection (rate based on maximum tour coverage of $4500)

  • Optional Travel Protection $242 (Based on double occupancy) per person
  • Optional Travel Protection $276 (Based on single occupancy) per person
  • 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 protection upgrade available upon request, for more information please contact a member of the Brack Tours team via email at info@bracktours.com

How To Join

  • To join this tour, complete the below registration form and send along with check deposit of $300 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
  • Second Part Payment of $900 per person due by 20th March 2017
  • Final Payment due by 26th June 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

Tour Booking Code:

  • HSDOS17

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 on the PDF icon below and download & print this registration form.

Travel Protection Policy Details

To find out about information on our Travel protection plans please click here. 

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