8 Nights

Makem & Clancy “The Next Generation” Tour of Ireland

Rory Makem and Donal Clancy continue the lineage of two of Ireland’s most iconic music dynasties. Both have families steeped in music history, and remain the benchmark for traditional folk music. Bringing on the musical legacy of their fathers’ Rory and Donal are bringing their talents to Ireland in the Makem & Clancy “The Next Generation” Tour of Ireland.

This action-packed, ever-entertaining Tour of Ireland, will bring you a host of iconic sights. Delve into the history and heritage of the Clancy & Makem family history, and relax in the evening with music sessions from the guys.

Our 8 Night Tour of Ireland includes:

  • Deluxe Motor coach and services of a Professional Driver throughout
  • Accommodations at first class, superior hotels for Eight (8) nights in: Hotel Minella, Clonmel (3), Hotel Kilkenny, Kilkenny (2), Armagh City Hotel, Armagh (3)
  • Five Hotel Dinners at: Hotel Minella (2), Hotel Kilkenny (1), Armagh City Hotel (2)
  • Full Irish Breakfast Daily including day of arrival
  • Taxes and service charges on items included
  • Professional Souvenir Group Photograph
  • Two Evening Concerts
  • Travel documents to include:
    • Document wallet
    • Luggage tags
    • Daily Itinerary
  • Optional Post Tour Dublin 2 Night Extension:
    • Camden Court Hotel – $238.00pp
    • Single Supplement – $90.00
    • Email: info@bracktours.com for more details.

*Pre-Tour Night also available for more information please email info@bracktours.com*

Tour Details:

TOUR PRICELand Only prices start from $2375.00
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT$365 to be paid along with full per person tour price based on Sole Room Occupancy
START DATETour Commences 11th April, 2019 at Dublin Airport
END DATETour Finishes 19th April, 2019 at Dublin Airport
WEARClothing (we recommend layered clothing, sensible walking shoes, rain jacket and carry bag for daily touring)
INCLUDEDCahir Castle
Jameson Distillery, Middleton, Co. Cork
Joan Clancy’s Art Gallery
Waterford Walking Tour
Dunbrody Famine Ship & Irish Emigrant Experience
The Kennedy Homestead
Kilkenny Walking Tour with Pat Tynan
Kilkenny Castle Tour
Smithwick’s Brewery Experience
New Grange Or Knowth Experience
Carlingford Village Visit
Belfast City Panoramic Tour
Titanic Experience
Armagh City Panoramic Tour with Makem Family Member
NOT INCLUDEDInternational Flights
Travel Insurance
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 TypeLand Only

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.

10th April 2019 – Overnight Flight to Ireland

11th, 12th & 13th April 2019 – Hotel Minella, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary

Hotel Minella Clonmel is nestled between the Comeragh Mountains and the River Suir in Clonmel Co. Tipperary. The original Georgian house was built by the Malcomsoms in 1863, and the Minella was opened as a hotel by Mr & Mrs Jack Nallen in 1963.

Situated on the River Suir, in beautiful tranquil surroundings, the hotel is only a 5 minute drive from the town centre. The Minella has seen much change over the years, including updated technology, and the addition of the award winning leisure facilities at Club Minella.

14th & 15th April 2019 – Hotel Kilkenny, Co. Kilkenny

16th, 17th & 18th April 2019 – Armagh City Hotel, Co. Armagh

From 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.

19th April 2019 – 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 *

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Makem & Clancy “The Next Generation”

Tour of Ireland

April 10th – 19th 2019

Land Only Tour Price

  • Land Tour Price $2375.00 per person – Based on double occupancy
  • Single Supplement $365.00 (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 $2500)

  • Optional Travel Protection $145.00 (Based on double occupancy) per person
  • Optional Travel Protection $172.00 (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 a 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 30th November 2018
  • Final Payment due by 4th February 2019

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:

  • MCTNG-19

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

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