June
Month
5 Nights
Duration

Ireland’s Ancient East: Northern Legends

21st – 27th June 2025

Embark on a mesmerizing expedition through the captivating landscapes and ancient tales of Ireland’s Ancient East: Northern Legends. Commence your odyssey in the tranquil surroundings of Roganstown and Malahide, where the stately Malahide Castle & Gardens awaits exploration, echoing with the whispers of history. Delve into the mystical depths of the Leprechaun & Fairy Cavern in Carlingford, immersing yourself in the enchanting folklore of the Emerald Isle. Indulge in the flavours of local craftsmanship during the Carlingford Brewery Tour & Tasting, savouring the essence of the region. Engage your senses in an evening of traditional Irish music and delectable cuisine at the Glyde Inn, a celebration of culture and community.

Trim Castle - Ireland's Ancient East

Traverse through Dundalk’s vibrant streets before delving into the ancient mysteries of the Boyne Valley and County Meath. From the majestic Trim Castle to the spiritual resonance of the Hill of Tara and the Neolithic wonders of Newgrange & Bru na Boinne Visitor Centre, each stop unveils layers of Ireland’s rich heritage. Conclude your expedition at the Irish National Stud & Gardens, where the beauty of nature and the majesty of equines converge, leaving an imprint of wonder and reverence. In Ireland’s Ancient East, every step is a journey through time, forging unforgettable memories amidst legendary landscapes.

Our 5 Night / 6 Day tour of Ireland includes:

  • Deluxe motorcoach for all transfers, touring, and sightseeing
  • Services of a professional Irish Tour Director throughout
  • Hotel Accommodations for Five (5)nights in : Roganstown Country Club, Swords/Dublin (1), Fairways Hotel, Dundalk (2), Dunboyne Castle Hotel, Meath (2)
  • Two (2) Hotel Dinners (First & Last Night) & One (1) Irish Traditional Music Show with Dinner.
  • Full Irish Breakfast daily at each hotel.
  • Welcome drink reception
  • Porterage at hotels throughout of 1 suitcase per person
  • Taxes and Service Charges on items included

*Please note walking tours are optional and the outline itinerary and hotels may be subject to change*

© Trim Castle photo provided by Tourism Ireland by Brian Morrison

Tour Details:

TOUR PRICELand Only Price: $2099.00 per person based on Double Room Occupancy (Land Only)

Dublin Extension: $168.00 per person based on Double Room Occupancy (email: info@bracktours for more information)

SINGLE SUPPLEMENT (Limited Single Rooms Available) $375.00 to be paid along with the full per-person tour price based on Sole Room Occupancy

Dublin Extension Single Supplement: $174.00 to be paid along with Dublin Extension price based on sole room occupancy.

START DATETour Commences 22nd June 2025 at Dublin Airport
END DATETour Finishes 27th June 2025 at Dublin Airport
WEARClothing (we recommend layered clothing, sensible walking shoes, rain jacket and carry bag for daily touring)
INCLUDED

Malahide Castle & Gardens

Leprechaun & Fairy Cavern

Carlingford Brewery Tour & Tasting

Irish Traditional Music Show + Dinner at the Glyde Inn

Trim Castle

Hill of Tara

Newgrange & Bru na Boinne Visitor Centre

Irish National Stud & Gardens                                             

NOT INCLUDEDInternational Flights (Land Only)
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Gratuity to Tour Director

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Additional information

Tour TypeLand Only

Ireland’s Ancient East: Southern Heritage

Outline Itinerary (subject to change)

1

Day 1 - 21st June 2025

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

2

Day 2 - 22nd June 2025

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Malahide Castle & Gardens
  • Welcome Dinner & Drink

Hotel: Roganstown Hotel & Country Club, Swords/Dublin. Dinner, Bed & Breakfast

3

Day 3 - 23rd June 2025

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Scenic Touring through the Boyne Valley
  • Leprechaun & Fairy Cavern (Carlingford)
  • Carlingford Brewery Tour & Tasting

Hotel: Fairways Hotel, Dundalk. Bed and Breakfast.

4

Day 4 - 24th June 2025

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Mellifont Abbey
  • Monasterboice High Cross and Round Tower
  • Irish Traditional Music Show & Dinner at the Glyde Inn

Hotel: Fairways Hotel, Dundalk. Bed & Breakfast

5

Day 5 - 25th June 2025

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Explore the Heritage town of Kells
  • Trim Castle

Hotel: Dunboyne Castle Hotel, Meath. Bed and Breakfast.

6

Day 6 - 26th June 2025

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Hill of Tara
  • Newgrange & Bru na Boinne Visitor Centre

Hotel: Dunboyne Castle Hotel, Meath. Dinner, Bed and Breakfast.

7

Day 7 - 27th June 2025

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Morning Visit to Irish National Stud & Gardens

Transfer to Dublin Airport for departure home or Dublin extension hotel.

21st June 2025 – Overnight Flight to Ireland

23rd & 24th June 2025 – Fairways Hotel, Dundalk 

Board Basis: BB/BB

25th & 26th June 2025 – Dunboyne Castle Hotel, Dunboyne (County Meath)

Board Basis: BB/DBB

27th June 2025 – Return flight to the US

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

DBB = Dinner, Bed & Breakfast 

BB = Bed & Breakfast

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.

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Ireland’s Ancient East: Northern Legends

20th – 28th September 2025

Land Only Tour Price

  • Land Only Price: $2099.00 per person based on Double Room Occupancy (Land Only) 
  • Single Supplement: $375.00 to be paid along with full per person tour price based on Sole Room Occupancy

How To Join

  • To join this tour, complete the below registration form and send it along with a check deposit of $500.00 per person and make payable to Brack Tours if paying by credit card please see below.

Deposits & Payments Schedule per person:

  • A deposit of $500.00 per person is required at the time of booking
  • Second Part Payment of $1000.00 due by 17th February 2025 per person
  • All Final Payment due by 16th April 2025

If paying by check:

  • Complete the registration form
  • Make check payable to Brack Tours
  • Mail the form along with the check to: Brack Tours LLC 8 East Main Street #111 Avon MA 02322 USA

Tour Booking Code:

  • IAENL25

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

*For any members wishing to pay or register using Euro or Sterling please contact info@bracktours.com for assistance*

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