October
Month
10 Nights
Duration

Highlights of Scotland and Ireland 

hosted by Maureen Barry and Charlie Dawson

Join Brack Tours and Maureen & Charlie as we discover and experience the beauty of Scotland and Ireland.

Our 10 Nights tour of Scotland & Ireland includes:

  • Round-Trip Airfare with Aer Lingus Departing Boston to Glasgow Returning Dublin to Boston
  • Deluxe motor coach for all transfers, Touring and Sightseeing
  • Services of a professional Tour Director throughout
  • First class hotel accommodations for Ten (10) nights: Loch Fyne Hotel, Inveraray (2), Hilton Edinburgh Carlton Hotel, Edinburgh (3), Europa Hotel, Belfast (3), Canal Court Hotel, Newry (2)
  • Full Scottish or Irish Breakfast daily including day of arrival.
  • Six (6) hotel dinners
  • Welcome cocktail reception
  • 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$3939.00 per person based on Double Room Occupancy (Air & Land)

$3220.00 per person based on Double Room Occupancy (Land Only)

SINGLE SUPPLEMENT$557.00 to be paid along with full per person tour price based on Sole Room Occupancy
START DATETour Commences 13th October 2018 at Glasgow Airport
END DATETour Finishes with Brack Tours on 23rd October 2018 at Dublin Airport
WEARClothing (we recommend layered clothing, sensible walking shoes, rain jacket and carry bag for daily touring)

INCLUDED

Sightseeing & Visitor Attractions

Scotland:

Loch Lomond Cruise – Northern Highlights

Inveraray Castle & Inveraray Jail

Auchindrain Township Museum & Experience

Stirling Castle & Falkirk Wheel

Edinburgh City Guided Tour with Local Guide & Edinburgh Castle Visit

Day Trip to St Andrews with Local Scottish Guide.

Ireland:

Ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast (Northern Ireland)

Belfast Panoramic City Tour

Titanic Visitor Centre

Giants Causeway  & Antrim Coastline

Seamus Heaney Homeplace

Derry City Walking Tour with Ronan McNamara

St Patrick’s Visitor Centre

Mourne Scenic Coastal Drive

Leprechaun Cavern & Guided Tour with the Last Leprechaun Whisperer

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. 

(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

Travel Protection Policy Details

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

Day to Day Outline Itinerary

(subject to change)

1

Day 1 - Friday 12th October - Overnight Flight to Scotland

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

2

Day 2 - Saturday 13th October - Arrive Glasgow - Glasgow to Inveraray via Loch Lomond

Visits & Sightseeing to Include:-

  • Welcome Breakfast
  • Loch Lomond Cruise
  • Inveraray Castle or Inveraray Jail
3

Day 3 - Sunday 14th October - Local Touring of Inveraray

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Inveraray Castle or Inveraray Jail
  • Auchindrain Township Museum & Experience
4

Day 4 - Monday 15th October - Inveraray to Edinburgh via Stirling & Falkirk

  • Visits & Sightseeing to include:-
  • Stirling Castle
  • Free time in Stirling
  • Falkirk Wheel (Photo-stop)
5

Day 5 - Tuesday 16th October - Edinburgh City

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Edinburgh City Tour with Local Scottish Guide
  • Edinburgh Castle
  • Free time in the afternoon to explore Edinburgh at your own leisure
6

Day 6 - Wednesday 17th October - Day Trip to St Andrews

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • St Andrews Golf Course
  • St Andrews Castle
  • St Andrews Cathedral
7

Day 7 - Thursday 18th October - Edinburgh to Belfast via Cairnryan

  • Cairnryan to Belfast Ferry
  • Belfast Panoramic City Tour
  • Titanic Visitor Centre
8

Day 8 - Friday 19th October - Day-trip to the Antrim Coastline

  • Antrim Coastline
  • Giants Causeway
9

Day 9 -Saturday 20th October - Bellaghy & Derry City

  • Seamus Heaney Centre
  • Derry City Walking Tour with Ronan McNamara
10

Day 10 - Sunday 21st October - Belfast to Newry via Downpatrick & Mourne Coastal Route

  • St Patrick’s Visitor Centre
  • Mourne Scenic Coastal Drive
11

Day 11 - Monday 22nd October -Local Touring of Carlingford

  • Leprechaun Cavern & Guided Tour with the Last Leprechaun Whisperer
12

Day 12 - Tuesday 23rd October - Depart Ireland to US

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

12th October 2018 – Overnight Flight to Scotland

13th & 14th October 2018 – Loch Fyne Hotel, Inveraray

Loch Fyne Hotel & Spa, Inveraray, in Argyll and Bute, is a four star AA awarded hotel and a must stay whenever you are visiting the west coast of Scotland. The hotel has been awarded the top hotel choice on TripAdvisor for the past six years running, and was awarded a 2017 Certificate of Excellence.

At the edge of the wee idyllic Toon of Inveraray, with uninterrupted views of Loch Fyne and beyond to the Cowal Hills, this popular hotel sees the return of many loyal guests time and time again, all down to the quality of service and the warm welcome from Marc Gardner, General Manager, and his team

15th, 16th & 17th October 2018 – Hilton Edinburgh Carlton, Edinburgh

Hilton Edinburgh Carlton is perfectly located in the centre of the city, on the famous Royal Mile, just a short stroll away from the iconic attractions, luxurious boutiques and an array of restaurants and pubs

Blending perfectly into the historic surroundings of the Royal Mile, Hilton Edinburgh Carlton is an iconic element of the city. The building dates back to 1900s and is part of the impressive North Bridge which links Edinburgh’s Old and New town together, giving you easy access to countless shopping, dining and entertainment.

18th, 19th & 20th October 2018 – Europa Hotel, Belfast

The World Famous Europa Hotel in Belfast is located in the heart of Belfast City Centre. The elegant décor, contemporary bistro, bustling bar and relaxing piano bar lounge make the four star Europa Hotel the hotel of choice when staying in Belfast

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.

21st & 22nd October 2018 – Canal Court Hotel, Newry

The Canal Court Hotel is a leading 4 Star Hotel in County Down and is located in heart of Newry City sitting on the banks of Ireland’s Oldest Manmade Waterway, the Newry Canal. The hotel is located 40 minutes from Belfast and from Dublin on the A1/M1 motorway.

The Canal Court Hotel boasts 4 Star Accommodation in Newry with our 110 bedrooms which have been all recently renovated and upgraded. Coupled with our bedrooms we have a number of Suites, Family Rooms and a stunning Penthouse so we have something to suit every accommodation need in the Northern Region.

23rd October 2018 – Return flight to US

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 *

Click here for more information on the tour transport

Highlights of Scotland and Ireland

Hosted by Maureen & Charlie

October 13th – 23rd 2018

Air & Land Tour Price

  • Air & Land Tour Price $3939.00 per person – Based on double occupancy
  • Single Supplement $557.00 (Book early limited availability) – Based on single occupancy & to be paid along with Full Tour Cost

Land Only Tour Price

  • Land Tour Price $3220.00 per person – Based on double occupancy
  • Single Supplement $637.00 (Book early limited availability) – Based on single occupancy & to be paid along with Full Tour Cost

Optional Travel Protection (rate based on maximum tour coverage of $5500)

  • Optional Travel Protection $276.00 (Based on double occupancy) per person
  • Optional Travel Protection $319.00 (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. 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 per person (and insurance fee if required) and make payable to Brack Tours or if paying by credit card please see below.

Deposits & Payments Schedule per person:

  • Deposit of $300.00 per person required at time of booking
  • Second Part Payment of $800 per person due by 28th May 2018
  • Final Payment due by 8th August 2018

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:

  • HSIMC18

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 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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