Ireland – The Carlow & Kilkenny Cracker

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January 26, 2016

Ireland – The Carlow & Kilkenny Cracker


A perfect short break in Celtic Carlow with Altramont’s Garden delights, a road-train trip and beer tour in Kilkenny and entertainment on 2 nights!

Daily Itinerary

Day 1
Travel to Fishguard Harbour for the afternoon ferry to Ireland. We arrive in Rosslare before a short journey to Carlow for a 4 night stay.

Day 2
Time to explore this peaceful riverside town boasting a strong Celtic heritage, with its Cathedral, courthouse museum and Visual Arts Centre. After lunch, discover delightful Altamont Gardens – one of the most romantic settings in Ireland.

Day 3
For many people, Kilkenny is the greatest city in Ireland, a medieval time capsule built around a magnificent castle and recently named Ireland’s Tidiest Town. Get your bearings and see the sights aboard the local road train before a visit to the brand new Smithwicks Brewery for a tour and tasting of this favourite Irish beer.

Day 4
Full day tour to Dublin.

Day 5
Sadly, we depart after breakfast and travel to Rosslare ferry port, travelling via Waterford and possibly visit Waterford Crystal Factory, before heading to Wrexford, where you can have a walk around the shops and a meal before boarding the ferry at Rosslare.

Day 6
Arrive in Fishguard and travel back to your drop-off points.
Departure Returning Days Price
June 26, 2017 July 1, 2017 5 Days £68.00 single supplement

Price Includes

4 Nights Dinner, Bed and Breakfast
All coach travel & excursions as in itinerary
Entrance to Altramont Garden
Fare for Kilkenny City Tours Road Train
Smithwick's Brewery Experience

Price Excludes

Any admission charges other than those listed

Info about the hotel

Seven Oaks Hotel, Carlow


All rooms en-suite with TV, Bar, Gym, Hairdryer, Indoor swimming pool, Leisure facilities, Lift / Elevator, Restaurant, Sauna, Tea / Coffee making facilities

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