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CONN'S IRELAND
INDEPENDENT TOURING
SELF-DRIVE TOUR
6 DAYS
SOUTHWEST & MIDLANDS
CITSD2

SELF-DRIVE TOURS
Personalized & Customized
6 DAYS
SOUTHWEST & MIDLANDS
ONE, TWO OR MORE PERSONS

Personalized & Customized Self-Drive Touring

Enjoy a comfortably paced touring itinerary through the Southwest of Ireland. You'll base in beautiful Killarney and explore the Dingle Peninsula and the Ring of Kerry. See Blarney Castle and kiss the famous stone. Visit the spectacular Rock of Cashel. Enjoy the beautiful countryside as you tour to Dublin.

After you pay a $99 USD retainer (credited to the tour price), Conn will have a conversation with you to find out your interests and preferences, as well as activities you may wish to enjoy. We take the time to provide a detailed proposal for you to review before you make your decision to pay your deposit. We may not be the least expensive tour product, but WE ARE THE BEST! The features and inclusions of our SELF-DRIVE TOURS are numerous. When you make your comparisons with other tour companies, take that into consideration. Our SELF-DRIVE TOURS are COMPREHENSIVE & COMFORTABLE, as well as an excellent value....and a very PERSONALIZED style of touring... to provide what our clients tell us are "An Irish Symphony of Perfection!"

Map of Tour


    ITINERARY

      Day 1 - SHANNON & KILLARNEY
      Take delivery of Hertz rental car and tour via Bunratty Folk Park and Bunratty Castle, to the city of Limerick and on to the picturesque village of Adare. Tour to Killarney, set beside the Lakes of Killarney at the foot of the mountains. Stay in Killarney this evening.

      Day 2 - DINGLE PENINSULA
      Tour the spectacular Dingle Peninsula. The thriving fishing port of Dingle Town, the spectacular Slea Head Drive, Blasket Island Center and Gallorus Oratory. Return to Killarney via Tralee, home of the Rose of Tralee festival. Stay in Killarney this evening.

      Day 3 - KILLARNEY
      Irish Jaunting Cart ride through the Killarney National Park, to Ross Castle. Drive to the spectacular viewpoint of Aghadoe followed by a leisure afternoon. Enjoy traditional Irish music in a pub this evening. Stay in Killarney this evening.

      Day 4 - BLARNEY & CASHEL
      Tour across the Derrynassart Mountains and through Macroom, the birthplace of William Penn, the founder of the State of Pennsylvania. Continue on to Blarney. Stop at Blarney Castle to climb to the battlements of the castle to kiss the famous "stone of eloquence." You'll have time to visit the Blarney Woolen Mills for traditional Irish handcrafts, fashions and crystal. Tour on to Cahir, visit Cahir Castle, the 12th century home of the Butler family. On to the town of Cashel. Stay in Cashel this evening.

      Day 5 - CAHIR & CASHEL
      Visit the spectacular Rock of Cashel, a cathedral fortress overlooking the countryside. Continue on to KIlkenny, an visit the 12th century Kilkenny Castle. Cross the horse breeding county of County Kildare and on to Dublin where you overnight near Dublin Airport or extend your stay in Dublin City.

      Day 6 - DEPART FOR HOME
      Drive to Dublin Airport. Depart for home.

      SLAN LEAT

      POST-TOUR DUBLIN PACKAGE: One or Two Nights
      Extend your Ireland Tour with one or two nights in Dublin, Ireland's Capital. Package includes: Private Taxi Transfer from airport to hotel, Dinner in the hotel restaurant, including an Irish Coffee, Dublin City Sightseeing Tour, and porterage at airport and hotel.
      Click here: Dublin's Fair City Package


      WE'VE ADDED FUN, FEATURES & SECURITY TO YOUR TOUR!
      You'll See more, Experience more & Get More out of each touring day!

      YOUR CUSTOMIZED PREBOOKED TOUR INCLUDES:
      • Room with private bathroom at accommodation selected:
        B&Bs (Bed & Breakfast), Guesthouses, 3 Star Hotels,
        4 Star Hotels for 5 nights in Ireland.
      • Reservation fees to prebook all accommodation.
      • Full Irish breakfast daily in Ireland.
      Cellular Phone Rental with 20 Euros of Airtime
      • Itinerary Consulting Time by Email and Telephone
      • Jaunting Cart Ride Through the Killarney National Park
      • Conn's Ireland Souvenir Gift
      • DK Eyewitness Ireland Guide - 384 pages
      • Michelin Ireland Fold Out Road Map
      • Collins Ireland Road Atlas
      • Day-by-day itinerary that allows you to get more out of your touring day!
      • Government Taxes at 13.5% and 9%


      HERTZ CAR RENTAL IS NOT INCLUDED IN LAND TOUR PRICE USE HERTZ or Conn's Ireland Car Rental button AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE TO BOOK YOUR HERTZ 'FULLY INCLUSIVE' RENTAL CAR.

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      ADMISSIONS: We have NOT included any site admissions as you may wish to choose which ones you wish to enter and take the guided tour. Many of the sites mentioned in the itinerary are (OPW) Office of Public Works sites and you can purchase a Heritage Card at the first site, perhaps in Dublin at the Botanical Gardens. The card cost is 16 for seniors and 21 for adults and is good for one year from date of issue and includes admission and guided tour to over 100 sites in Ireland. The Heritage Card will come in handy for visits to National Botanical Gardens, Dublin Castle & the State Apartments, Kilmainham Gaol, Muckross House, Ross Castle, Blasket Island Center, Gallorus Oratory, Rock of Cashel, Cahir Castle, Kilkenny Castle, plus many more!

      There are a few sites that are privately owned; Bunratty Folk Park, Blarney Castle and are not part of OPW and you can choose to pay admission when you get there.


      Note: Prices shown below are based on 2 persons sharing a Double/Twin room.
      Supplement to shared room price for single occupancy room is also shown.


      LAND TOUR PRICES ARE IN EUROS. USE CURRENCY CALCULATOR TO FIND TODAY'S USD PRICE FOR THE TOUR

      Conn's Ireland 6 Day Personalized & Customized
      Self Drive Tour
      Start Shannon
      Finish Dublin
      Or V. V.
      Season
      Accommodation
      Type
      B & B's Guesthouses
      3 Star Hotels
      4 Star Hotels
      5 Star Hotels
      Land Tour Price
      Credit Card Price
      per
      person
      Land Tour Price
      By Personal Check
      per
      person
      Single
      Room
      Extra
      Charge
      Tour #
      Low B & B's 565
      548
      149
      CITSD2
      High B & B's 565
      548
      139
      CITSD2
      Low Guesthouses 640
      621
      222
      CITSD2
      High Guesthouses 696
      675
      222
      CITSD2
      Low 3 Star Hotels 640
      621
      222
      CITSD2
      High 3 Star Hotels 696
      675
      222
      CITSD2
      Low 4 Star Hotels 735
      713
      263
      CITSD2
      High 4 Star Hotels 824
      799
      263
      CITSD2
      Low 5 Star Hotels 865
      839
      282
      CITSD2
      High 5 Star Hotels 954
      925
      334
      CITSD2

      LOW SEASON: November 1 - March 31 HIGH SEASON - April 1 - October 31


      HERTZ CAR RENTAL IS NOT INCLUDED IN LAND TOUR PRICE USE HERTZ or Conn's Ireland Car Rental button AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE TO BOOK YOUR HERTZ 'FULLY INCLUSIVE' RENTAL CAR.

      LAND TOUR PRICES ARE IN EUROS. USE CURRENCY CALCULATOR TO FIND TODAY'S USD PRICE FOR THE TOUR

      Note: Prices shown below are based on 2 persons sharing a Double/Twin room.
      Supplement to shared room price for single occupancy room is also shown.


      PAY BY CHECK DISCOUNT:
      If you wish to pay the land tour price BY PERSONAL CHECK, you can deduct 3% from the Land Tour Price shown in BLUE. Tour Deposit may be made by credit card but remaining tour balance must be paid by personal check to receive discount. Call us at 253 752 0448 to take advantage of this SPECIAL OFFER!
      The 3% discount is available if you make your reservation 45 days prior to tour departure date. Call now to book!


      To all of the above Land Tour Prices YOU add a Hertz Rental Car with a
      *Fully Inclusive Rate.


      *FULLY INCLUSIVE HERTZ CAR RENTAL Rates Include:

      • Unlimited Mileage
      • Collision Damage Waiver (CDW)
      • SUPER CDW INCLUDED!

      • 3RD PARTY LIABILITY INSURANCE!
      • Personal Accident Insurance
      • Personal Effects Coverage

      • Vehicle License Cost Recovery
      • Theft Protection (TP)
      • Location Service Charge (LSC)
      • VAT (Value Added Tax)
      • NO PAYMENT UNTIL CAR RENTAL IS COMPLETED
      • EURO CAR RENTAL RATE GUARANTEED
      • NO CANCELLATION PENALTIES

      • NO Airport Counter Hassles!!

      Pick-Up locations:
      Cork Airport, Dublin (Airport & Downtown), Kerry Airport, Shannon Airport, Knock, Sligo, Waterford, Wexford,

      CLICK THE 'CONN'S IRELAND CAR RENTAL' BUTTON BELOW. AFTER SUBMITTING YOUR DATES SELECT CAR GROUP SELECT EXTRAS YOUR FULLY INCLUSIVE PRICE WILL BE SHOWN INCLUDING TAXES FILL IN YOUR PERSONAL DETAILS AND BOOK

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