September
Month
9 Nights
Duration

The Coming Home Tour of Ireland

with Danny O’Flaherty

September 29th – 9th October 2020

Join Danny O’Flaherty for a unique and exciting tour of Ireland with Brack Tours. Travelling to Belfast, Donegal, Connemara, Dunboyne and so much more. Along the way, we will discover traditional Irish pubs, learn the history of some of Ireland’s best-kept secrets and enjoy breathtaking views along some of Ireland’s rugged coastlines. It is sure to be a fun-filled experience.

Danny is a native Irish speaker from the Gaeltacht (Gail-tuck) region of Connemara on the West Coast of Ireland. Much of his time growing up was spent around the turf fire listening to songs and stories of his elders, and this instilled in him the desire to pass the music on! He is a singer, songwriter and performer of Folk and Celtic music and is dedicated to preserving the heritage of our ancestors.

Our 9 Night / 10 Day tour of Ireland includes:

  • Deluxe motorcoach for all transfers, touring and sightseeing
  • Services of a professional Tour Director throughout
  • First-class hotel accommodations for nine (9) nights in: Europa Hotel, Belfast (3) Central Hotel, Donegal (2), Carna Bay Hotel, Connemara (3). Dunboyne Castle Hotel, Dunboyne (1)
  • Full Irish Breakfast daily including the day of arrival.
  • Seven (7) hotel dinners
  • 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 Price: $3089.00 per person based on Double Room Occupancy (Land Only)

*Airfare available upon request please contact info@bracktours.com for more information*

SINGLE SUPPLEMENT (Limited Single Rooms Available)  $429.00 to be paid along with full per person tour price based on Sole Room Occupancy
START DATE US Flight departure 29th September 2020 with Tour commencement 30th September 2020 at Dublin Airport.
END DATE Tour Finishes 9th October 2020 at Dublin Airport
WEAR Clothing (we recommend layered clothing, sensible walking shoes, rain jacket and carry bag for daily touring)
INCLUDED

Sightseeing & Visitor Attractions:

Carlingford Medieval Village
Scenic Antrim Coast Drive
Giants Causeway
Belfast Panoramic City Tour
Titanic Visitor Expeirence
Seamus Heaney Homeplace
Derry City Walking Tour
Slieve League Cliffs
Ardara
W.B Yeats Grave

Westport
Kylemore Abbey & Gardens

Connemara

Galway City Day Trip

Galway Panoramic City Tour

Corrib Princess Cruise with Irish Coffee Demonstration

Connemara Marble

*Music & Entertainment provided throughout by Danny O’Flaherty*

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

Travel Protection Policy Details

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

The Coming Home Tour of Ireland

with Danny O’Flaherty

Day to Day Outline Itinerary

(subject to change)

1

Day 1 - Tuesday 29th September - Overnight Flight to Ireland

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

2

Day 2 - Wednesday 30th September - Arrive Dublin - Dublin to Belfast

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Welcome Breakfast
  • Carlingford Medieval Village

Dinner & Overnight: Europa Hotel, Belfast

3

Day 3 - Thursday 1st October - Antrim Coast

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Scenic Antrim Coast Drive
  • Giants Causeway

Dinner & Overnight: Europa Hotel, Belfast

4

Day 4 - Friday 2nd October - Belfast City

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Belfast Panoramic City Tour
  • Titanic Visitor Experience

Overnight & Breakfast: Europa Hotel, Belfast

5

Day 5 - Saturday 3rd October - Belfast to Donegal via Bellaghy & Derry

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Seamus Heaney Homeplace
  • Derry City Walking Tour

Dinner & Overnight: Central Hotel, Donegal

6

Day 6 - Sunday 4th October - Local Touring of Donegal

Visits & Sightseeing to include:-

  • Killybegs
  • Slieve League Cliffs
  • Ardara

Dinner & Overnight: Central Hotel, Donegal

7

Day 7 - Monday 5th October - Donegal to Connemara via Westport

  • W.B Yeats Grave
  • Westport

Dinner & Overnight: Carna Bay Hotel, Connemara

8

Day 8 - Tuesday 6th October - Local Touring of Connemara

  • Kylemore Abbey & Gardens
  • Connemara

Overnight & Breakfast: Carna Bay Hotel, Connemara

9

Day 9 - Wednesday 7th October - Galway Day Trip

  • Galway Panoramic City Tour
  • Corrib Princess Cruise & Irish Coffee Demonstration
  • Free time in Galway City

Dinner & Overnight: Carna Bay Hotel, Connemara

10

Day 10 - Thursday 8th October - Connemara to Dunboyne via Athlone

  • Connemara Marble
  • Athlone Free time – suggested visit Sean’s Bar “Ireland Oldest Pub”

Dinner & Overnight: Dunboyne Castle Hotel, Dunboyne

11

Day 11 - Friday 9th October - Depart Ireland to US

In the blink of an eye, your vacation in 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.

29th September 2020 – Overnight Flight to Ireland

30th September, 1st & 2nd October 2020 – 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.

3rd & 4th October 2020 – Central Hotel, Donegal

Located in the Diamond at the heart of Donegal Town, the Central offers varied dining, regular live entertainment and complimentary leisure facilities. Central Hotel Donegal as the name suggests, sits amid the town’s 21 bars and restaurants and is a short walk from the famous Donegal Bay Waterbus.

The Central Hotel Donegal Town is an ideal base for guests to enjoy discovering the wonderful things that the Historic Donegal Town has to offer.

5th, 6th & 7th October – Carna Bay Hotel, Connemara

Óstán Chuan Chárna/Carna Bay Hotel is owned and managed by the Cloherty Family and has recently been extensively refurbished and upgraded. The hotel is situated on ‘The Wild Atlantic Way’ route in the heart of the West Connemara Gaeltacht and is surrounded by some of the finest scenery in Ireland, and is an ideal base for touring the Connemara Region.

8th October 2020 – Dunboyne Castle Hotel, Dunboyne

Dunboyne Castle Hotel & Spa, nestled in 21 acres of lush green Meath countryside, just 18 km from Dublin City Centre and 20 km from Dublin Airport.

Seoid, meaning jewel in Irish, is the polished and sparkling gem of a spa at Dunboyne Castle Hotel. This gorgeous spa, where you can unwind in the crystal steam room, inhale the scents of the herb sauna and relax in the heat of the laconium, take a mud treatment in the magnificently tiled Rasul, or enjoy the fresh cool air from the comfort of the warm bubbles of the outdoor hot tub.

9th October 2020 – Return flight to the 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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The Coming Home Tour of Ireland

with Danny O’Flaherty

September 29th – October 9th 2020

Land Only Tour Price

  • Land Only Tour Price $3089.00 per person – Based on double occupancy
  • Single Supplement $429.00 (Book early limited availability) – Based on single occupancy & to be paid along with Full Tour Cost
  • *Flights are on a request basis at this stage*

Optional Travel Protection:

(rate based on maximum tour coverage of $5000)

  • Optional Travel Protection $331.00 (Based on double occupancy) per person
  • Optional Travel Protection $383.00(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 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 25th May 2020 if you have registered online this will be payable via a PayPal Invoice.
  • Final Payment per person due by 27th July 2020.

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:

  • DOFOCT20

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.

Travel Protection Policy Details

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

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