Best of Ireland Self-Drive Tour 11 Days

Best of Ireland Self-Drive Tour 11 Days

10 Night Tour From $1,105 pps

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This tour arrives into and departs from Dublin, but can be customised to include Shannon as an arrival/departure point.


The best of Ireland awaits you. Heritage, stunning scenery, cities bursting with culture and the welcoming charm of this magnificent nation all lie in store.

From beginning to end, you’ll be spoiled for choice as you travel from one famous region to the next on this 11 days (10 nights) tour. From your outset at Dublin, you’ll head down to the east and south where you can explore the wonders of Wicklow, Kilkenny and Waterford. Your journey will next bring you to Cork and Kerry – home to the Blarney Stone, the Ring of Kerry and so many other undiscovered gems. The final leg of your journey will take you north through Clare, Galway and Mayo before cutting through the Irish midlands on your way back to Dublin.

From Dublin city to the Cliffs of Moher, Kilkenny Caste to the Dingle Peninsula, this tour will keep you enthralled and surprise you along ever step of the way. We’ve also given you enough time in each area with staggered overnights so you can plan ahead and make sure you don’t miss a thing on this action packed tour.

This tour can be upgraded to also include an expert driver/guide. Click here for more details.

Tour Highlights

  • Dublin City - Ireland’s capital city has a plethora of attractions, museums, pubs and an epic history
  • Kilkenny City- Ireland’s medieval capital is complete with winding narrow streets and lane-ways and a long history
  • The Ring of Kerry- One of Ireland’s most popular scenic routes with fields of a thousand greens and dazzling coastal views
  • The Burren- This karst like landscape is a unique eco-system on Ireland’s west coast
  • Kylemore Abbey– Located in the heart of Connemara with a tales of romance, history and intrigue
  • Newgrange- Newgrange was constructed over 5,000 years ago making it older than the Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt

Overnights for this Tour

  • Dublin for 1 night
  • Kilkenny for 1 night
  • Cork for 2 nights
  • Kerry for 2 nights
  • Galway for 2 nights
  • Mayo for 1 night
  • Dublin for 1 night

What's included in this Tour

  • 10 nights accommodation based on your chosen package
  • Full Irish breakfast each morning
  • Car rental (automatic compact car, insurance and all taxes)

All our tours are flexible - you can choose your own style of accommodation and you can add or delete days. You can also upgrade to a larger car.

What's not included in this Tour

Flights and dinners. Visitor attractions listed in the tour are just suggestions and are not included in the price of the tour. We can however quote you for some of these visits on request.

Itinerary in Brief

  1. Day 1: Arrival in Dublin and Dublin City
  2. Day 2: Powerscourt, Glendalough and Kilkenny City
  3. Day 3: Lismore and Waterford City
  4. Day 4: Cork City and the Blarney Stone
  5. Day 5: The Ring of Kerry
  6. Day 6: The Dingle Peninsula
  7. Day 7: The Burren and the Cliffs of Moher
  8. Day 8: Galway City
  9. Day 9: The Connemara Region and Mayo
  10. Day 10: The Boyne Valley
  11. Day 11: Departure from Dublin

This tour arrives into and departs from Dublin, but can be customised to include Shannon as an arrival/departure point.

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