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Ireland's Ancient East - Trim Castle Hotel

Ireland's Ancient East - Trim Castle Hotel

Sun 15 April 2018:Castles and kings, Hollywood heroes, ghosts, great gardens and a Dublin boat cruise all feature in our wonderful new tour

Castles and kings, Hollywood heroes, ghosts, great gardens and a Dublin boat cruise all feature in our wonderful new tour to Ireland’s ancient east. Also included is traditional Irish entertainment and a welcome drink to help wet your whistle!

 

Your Holiday Includes

  • Door to Door Service

  • Our own courier service

  • Club Class Extra Legroom Coach

  • 4 nights half board

  • Welcome Drink on arrival

  • Musical entertainment on one night

  • Entrance to Trim Castle & the Battle of Boyne Visitors Centre

  • Dublin Boat Cruise

  • Entrance to the Irish National Stud & Japanese Gardens

Not included: 4 lunches

 

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Sunday

Travel by ferry from Holyhead to Dublin, and continue to Co. Meath for a 4-night stay at the Trim Castle Hotel. Welcome drink on arrival.

Monday

Step back into Ireland's past today as we visit Trim Castle, the largest Anglo-Norman castle in Ireland. In Medieval times, Trim Castle stood like an imposing stone sentinel and powerful symbol of Norman strength, so it's no wonder that the makers of the movie 'Braveheart' chose Trim as the shooting location for their epic thriller. (Access for visitors with disabilities is very restricted, as some of the stairs in the keep are very steep and narrow. The keep is not accessible for visitors with disabilities and there is restricted access to the grounds only). Later, we continue to the Boyne Valley Battle Site, where a brutal encounter between King James II and William of Orange in 1690 forged the country's future.

Tuesday

Head into Dublin for a one hour 'Dublin Discovery' boat cruise departing from North Quay. Free time in the afternoon for sightseeing or shopping before returning back to our hotel.

Wednesday

Take a trip to Co. Kildare today for a guided tour of the Irish National Stud, home to some of Ireland's most revered thoroughbreds. Adjacent to the Stud are the renowned Japanese Gardens. Our visit also includes the Horse Museum and St Fiachra's Garden - dedicated to the patron saint of gardeners!

Thursday

Breakfast today is included on board our return Stena Line sailing to Holyhead then we continue homeward.

Your Hotel

 

4* Trim Hotel, Trim, Co Meath

Overlooking the magnificent Trim Castle, this four-star hotel is only 40 minutes away from Dublin and offers a comfortable base to explore Ireland’s East. The hotel has 2 restaurants, onsite shop, café, bar and rooftop terrace.

Mobility Grade: 4 – The resort & hotel offers good access throughout with lift to all floors.

 

Hotel Facilities:

 

· Restaurant

· Bar 

· Lounge     

· En Suite Bedrooms 

· TV 

· Hairdryer 

· Hospitality Tray 

· Lift

 

Duration, Departure Dates & Price

 

5 Day Tour

Sunday 15 – Thursday 19 April 2018 – £525

 

Tour Departs By: 7.30am

Returns By: 5.30pm   

 

Times are approximate

 

Supplements

 

Single Room: £73

Holiday Insurance: £41 (IPT included)

 

Deposit: £75 per person for all coach holidays in Britain

 

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