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Self-Drive of Ireland - The Coast to Coast Tour

By Overland Ireland LTD
Price is €8,842per adult

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Masks required
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Overview

  • The Coast to Coast self-drive extravaganza is one of our zingiest Irish Adventure Tours! So, if you want the perfect mix of culture and adventure, then look no further. Your tour along Ireland’s  Wild Atlantic Way  has everything we could possibly fit into a 5-day Irish itinerary. Because we use local guides, you’re guaranteed to have a genuine Irish experience. This unique self-drive experience to Ireland is powered by our bespoke app. Paddy the Pocket Pilot has hours of information pre-loaded about Ireland’s most famous sites and off the beaten track locations. Learn Gaelic on the go and have 24/7 access to a professional guide via the app. The app connects to google maps with all your destinations pre-loaded so all you need to do is show up and drive! Passes for activities and experiences throughout the tour will be at your fingertips through the app.All the freedom of a self-drive road trip safe in the knowledge that Paddy the Pocket Pilot is on hand whenever you need him!

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Self-Drive of Ireland - The Coast to Coast Tour 09:00

Non-refundable

Pickup included

Starting time

startTime for Self-Drive of Ireland - The Coast to Coast Tour 09:00, offer 1
Price is €8,841.57 per ticket, price for 1 Adult is €8,841.57
€8,841.57

Total

Price is €8,841.57
This activity is non-refundable
If you choose to change or cancel this booking you will not be refunded any of the payment

What's included, what's not

  • 4x Breakfast
  • Accommodation included: 5 nights
  • Accommodation
  • Car Hire - Comprehensive Insurance
  • Bespoke Paddy the Pocket Pilot App - 24/7 Support on Tour
  • Most Activities, Experiences and Entries to National Parks
  • Detailed Itineraries
  • Entry/Admission - Blarney Castle & Gardens
  • Entry/Admission - Ring of Kerry
  • Entry/Admission - Killarney National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Mount Brandon
  • Entry/Admission - Slea Head Drive
  • Entry/Admission - Dingle Distillery
  • Entry/Admission - Cliffs of Moher
  • Some optional activities and entrance fees that cannot be prepaid.
  • Entry/Admission - Rock of Cashel

Know before you book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transport
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Returns to original departure point
  • Departure time: 9:00 AM

What you can expect

Itinerary

Day 1: Cork - The Rebel County

Stop At: Rock of Cashel, Rock Vista Moor Lane, Cashel Ireland
Your first stop en-route is for a fantastic tour at the famous medieval round tower, chapel and cathedral of The Rock of Cashel with is dated more than 1000 years old. Take some fantastic photos at this must see location.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Blarney Castle & Gardens, Monacnapa, Blarney, Cork T23 Y598 Ireland
Begin your Cork experience with a kiss of the Blarney Stone. Then take the time to explore the stunning gardens, castle and rock close. No trip to Ireland is complete without giving the rock a big fat smooch!
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Kinsale, Kinsale, County Cork
The town is known for its castles, forts, galleries and shops, arts & crafts, and the recently launched Kinsale Gourmet Academy. Paddy the Pocket Pilot will arm you with restaurant recommendations for your stop here.
Duration: 12 hours

Stop At: Tipperary, Tipperary, County Tipperary
Your hidden gem today will be revealed close to the Rock of Cashel in County Tipperary.
Each day your very own customised app and new best friend – Paddy the Pocket Pilot will direct you to some of the most amazing secret locations and hidden gems in Ireland. These are all close to your route but off the beaten track!

Duration: 30 minutes

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overland Ireland has hand-picked your local guesthouse accommodation and boutique hotels

Day 2: Sites Along the Ring of Kerry

Stop At: Kenmare, Kenmare, County Kerry
Your hidden gem today will be revealed in the stunning Kenmare.
Each day your very own customised app and new best friend – Paddy the Pocket Pilot will direct you to some of the most amazing secret locations and hidden gems in Ireland. These are all close to your route but off the beaten track!

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Ring of Kerry, Ireland
The Ring of Kerry awaits you with many hidden gems as you journey through Moll’s Gap, Torc Waterfall and head onward to Killarney National Park.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Killarney National Park Cork Road, Killarney Ireland
The park is a nature lover’s dream and you will have a choice of trails to follow and take a bike ride, each offering their own unique splendour. You can also choose jaunting (horse and cart) through the park or visit Muckross House.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Dingle, Dingle, Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry
Tonight, you will stay in the celebrated, cosy coastal town of Dingle. The evening is yours to absorb the atmosphere in Dingle’s famous quirky pubs, fantastic restaurants and stumble across unforgettable traditional music sessions. This just might be the location for that perfect pint of Guinness.
Duration: 12 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overland Ireland has hand-picked your local guesthouse accommodation and boutique hotels


Day 3: DINGLE – THE SLEA HEAD DRIVE

Stop At: Dingle, Dingle, Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry
No Overland tour could be complete without a morning kayaking trip in Dingle Bay where you will meet the town’s most famous local, Fungie the dolphin.
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Mount Brandon, An Daingean Co. Kerry Ireland
Alternatively, if kayaking is not your thing you can take an exhilarating hike up Mount Brandon with 360 degree views of Dingle Bay and Castlegregory!
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Slea Head Drive, Ireland
This afternoon jump in the car and take an impressive trip along one of Ireland’s most scenic roads – The Slea Head Drive. This afternoon you will be treated to a treasure trove of hidden gems all along the way. Be sure to take some jealousy inducing photos for your friends back home.
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Dingle Distillery, R559 Milltown Roundabout, Dingle V92 E7YD Ireland
After taking in the wonderful views of the Slea Head Drive, stop at the famous  Dingle Whisky Distillery (Park your car first!) to sample their  award-winning whisky and gin  and get an education on the history of whisky production around the world.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overland Ireland has hand-picked your local guesthouse accommodation and boutique hotels


Day 4: The Cliffs of Moher - Doolin

Stop At: Cliffs of Moher, Lislorkan North, Liscannor Ireland
Today you will explore the cliffs by foot on a two- and half-hour breath-taking wander while the fresh air and dramatic coastline embraces you! We send you off the beaten track and guide you to all the secret passages that truly outshine the main tourist hot spots. Capture this experience with envy-inducing photos. The views are steeped in myth and wonder. Enjoy listening to the roar of the Wild Atlantic Ocean below.
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Tralee, Tralee, County Kerry
Your hidden gem today will be revealed in the hometown of the International Rose of Tralee. You will also be treated to a spectacular drive over the Conor Pass and a short ferry ride to leave the South West behind and enter County Clare.
Each day your very own customised app and new best friend – Paddy the Pocket Pilot will direct you to some of the most amazing secret locations and hidden gems in Ireland. These are all close to your route but off the beaten track!

Duration: 30 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overland Ireland has hand-picked your local guesthouse accommodation and boutique hotels


Day 5: Galway - The City of The Tribes

Pass By: Poulnabrone Dolmen, R480, The Burren, County Clare Ireland
Say goodbye to Doolin via the Burren National Park en-route to Galway. Your route takes in a visit to the oldest portal tomb in Ireland, Poulnabrone Dolmen.

Stop At: Caherconnell, Co. Clare, Ireland
A short journey from the Dolmen, the farmers at Caherconnell will treat you to a spectacular sheep dog trial. Watching the border collies work with the farmer is fascinating and a true taste of Irish heritage.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Galway, Galway, County Galway, Western Ireland
Galway is known globally as a city of festivals and was awarded the European capital of culture in 2020. This medieval city is true living history as many buildings date back hundreds of years and now serve as shops, restaurants and bars. Brightly-painted pubs heave with live music, while cafés offer front-row seats for observing street performers, musicians and local characters.

There is no need for a lunch suggestion today as you enjoy a historical walking tour and taste modern Irish cuisines paired with Irish craft beer. After discovering Galway’s hidden gems, enjoy an afternoon of entertainment, great food and craic in this much-celebrated city. Watch Irish dancing and feel yourself toe tapping to the pulse of pure Celtic music and dance.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Kinvara, Kinvara, County Galway, Western Ireland
Your hidden gem today will be revealed in the stunning fishing village of Kinvara on route to the City of the Tribes.
Each day your very own customised app and new best friend – Paddy the Pocket Pilot will direct you to some of the most amazing secret locations and hidden gems in Ireland. These are all close to your route but off the beaten track!

Duration: 20 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overland Ireland has hand-picked your local guesthouse accommodation and boutique hotels

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Gear and equipment sanitised between use

Social distancing

  • Contactless payment for service charge and add-ons
  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Temperature checks available
  • Masks required
  • Masks provided
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Activity Location

  • Dublin County Dublin

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Dublin Airport, Dublin, Ireland Traveler pickup is offered We will link you our "Paddy the Pocket Pilot" App before your arrival. Paddy will guide you to your car rental pick up and from there you can hit the open road. Airports Dublin Airport, Dublin Ireland
    • Dublin County Dublin

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