The Maine Gang and Friends Tour

October 28th - November 7th 2018

October
Month
9 Nights
Duration

The Maine Gang and Friends Tour

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

Our 9 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 Nine (9) nights: Moorings Hotel, Fort William (1) Kingsmill Hotel, Inverness (2) Dunblane Hydro Hotel, Dunblane (1) Edinburgh Hilton Carlton, Edinburgh (2) Ballygally Castle Hotel, Antrim (1) Armagh City Hotel, Armagh (2)
  • Full Scottish or Irish Breakfast daily including day of arrival.
  • Seven (7) 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$3285.00 per person based on Double Room Occupancy (Air & Land)

$2520.00 per person based on Double Room Occupancy (Land Only)

SINGLE SUPPLEMENT$483.00 to be paid along with full per person tour price based on Sole Room Occupancy
START DATETour Commences October 29th 2018 (Airport to be confirmed)
END DATETour Finishes with Brack Tours November 7th 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

Glencoe Visitor Centre

Fort William

Fort Augustus & Lock Gates on the Canal

Carrimony Chambered Carin

Inverness Castle

Culloden Battlefield

Scottish Distillery

St Andrews Golf Tour

The “Royal Edinburgh Ticket” to include: Panoramic Hop on/off city tour with entrance to Edinburgh Castle, Royal Yacht Britannia & Holyrood House (valid over 48 hours)

Cairnryan to Belfast Ferry

Ireland:

Titanic Visitor Experience

Antrim Coastline & Dark Hedges (Game of Thrones Filming Location)

The Last Leprechaun Whisper & Cavern

Pub Lunch in Carlingford

Peter Makem & Ring of Gullion

Farewell Traditional Music Session in Tossies Pub.

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 here 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 Itinerary

N/A

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.

28th October 2018 – Overnight Flight to Scotland

29th October 2018 – Moorings Hotel, Fort William

Celebrated as one of the most popular hotels in Fort William, the Moorings Hotel is a hidden gem, located just five minutes drive from Fort William town centre but a million miles away from every day hustle and bustle. Situated on the banks of the Caledonian Canal at the famous Neptune’s staircase locks. It is the perfect location for a short stroll along the canal-side or enjoying a more strenuous walk along the Great Glen Way.

30th & 31st October 2018 – Kingsmills Hotel, Inverness

The Kingsmills Hotel is a fabulous four-star luxury hotel in Inverness. Set in the beautiful Scottish Highlands, offering a variety of extremely luxurious rooms, impeccable dining options and good old-fashioned Scottish hospitality to all their guests.

Inverness has long been considered the historic capital of the Scottish Highlands. It is a city steeped in history, charm and tradition. Beneath a wide arc of beautiful sky, the Scottish Highlands encompass snow-capped mountains, rolling hills, secluded valleys and rugged expanses of coastline. For centuries the area has been home to thriving businesses, isolated fortresses and award-winning whisky distilleries. With so much to see and do in and around Inverness, filling your days in this hauntingly beautiful part of the British Isles couldn’t be easier.

1st November 2018 – Dunblane Hydro Hotel, Dunblane

A little luxury in the heart of Scotland. Stay at DoubleTree by Hilton Dunblane Hydro, set in ten acres of private landscaped grounds in the beautiful Perthshire countryside.

Set in a stunning location with breathtaking views, this elegant Victorian-style hotel is under 45 minutes’ drive from Glasgow and Edinburgh and just a stone’s throw from historic Stirling. Indulge in signature dishes designed by  Michelin star-winning chef at The Kailyard by Nick Nairn restaurant. Relax over after-dinner cocktails or a nightcap in one of  the bars and lounges. Recharge with a full Scottish breakfast and enjoy a refreshing swim in the Living Well Health Club.

2nd & 3rd November 2018 – Edinburgh Hilton Carlton, Edinburgh

Hilton Edinburgh Carlton is perfectly located in the center 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.

4th November 2018 – Ballygally Castle Hotel, Antrim

Not far away but a world apart… Ballygally Castle enchanting escapes, every day.

Perched on the tip of the famous Causeway Coastal Route, sits Ballygally Castle, a stunning 17th century castle which overlooks the golden sands of Ballygally Bay and has uninterrupted views across the Irish Sea.

The interior design of Ballygally Castle is a fusion of styles, where the original features of the 17th Century Castle have been allowed to blend into the modern luxury hotel. This unique style can be seen in our 54 bedrooms, which have all been designed with relaxation and comfort in mind. Each room is tasteful decorated, combining contemporary décor with the distinctive character of the Castle, and each of our beds have a luxurious ‘cloud mattress’ that will ensure you get a comfortable night’s rest.

5th & 6th November 2018 – Armagh City Hotel, 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.

7th November 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 *

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The Maine Gang and Friends Tour

October 28th – November 7th 2018

Air & Land Tour Price

  • Air & Land Tour Price $3285.00 per person – Based on double occupancy
  • Single Supplement $483.00 (Book early limited availability) – Based on single occupancy & to be paid along with Full Tour Cost

Land Tour Price

  • Land Tour Price $2520.00 per person – Based on double occupancy
  • Single Supplement $483.00 (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 $4500)

  • Optional Travel Protection $242.00 (Based on double occupancy) per person
  • Optional Travel Protection $276.00 (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, 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 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 26th March 2018
  • Final Payment due by 3rd September 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:

  • MGF18

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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