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3-Day Cliffs of Moher, Connemara and Aran Islands Rail Tour from Dublin

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    Day 1: Dublin - Bunratty Castle - The Cliffs of Moher

    Stop At: Bunratty Castle and Folk Park, Bunratty Ireland
    We take a short visit to Bunratty Castle, which was completed in 1425 and, after many years of neglect, has been restored to its former glory. There is also a folk park here depicting 19th century rural life and some of the buildings in the village were dismantled at various locations in the region and rebuilt brick by brick at their present location.
    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Cliffs of Moher, Lislorkan North Latitude: 52.9714578 Longitude: -9.4247540, Liscannor Ireland
    We visit the majestic Cliffs of Moher – among the highest sea cliffs in Western Europe.
    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Pass By: The Burren House Farm County Clare, Ireland Ireland
    We take the coast road to Galway with time for photos along the Burren. This is a national park and the word Burren comes from the Irish Language – it means ‘rocky place’. It is a unique lunar landscape of limestone. Today the Burren is noted for its diverse Flora with few parallels elsewhere in Ireland or indeed, Europe. As time permits, we will make a short stop here for photographs.

    Pass By: Galway Bay, Galway Ireland
    Take the coast road to Galway with time for photos of the stunning views.

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Overnight at a 3*/4* hotel in Galway city centre

    Day 2: The Aran Islands

    Stop At: Dun Aonghasa, Cill Mhuirbhigh, Province of Connacht Ireland
    Your tour of Inis Mór includes stops at the ‘Seven Churches, Dún Aonghusa and Kilronan for lunch, which is the small village on the island. For many, the highlight of the tour is the pre-Christian fort of Dún Aonghusa, with spectacular cliffs on the western side and unspoilt views of the Atlantic Ocean. The spoken language on the Aran Islands is Irish, but don’t worry; the locals will be more than happy to talk to you in English. Please always be back at the bus at the time specified by your guide.
    Duration: 5 hours

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Enjoy a full Irish breakfast in your 3*/4* hotel
    Accommodation included: Overnight at a 3*/4* hotel in Galway city centre

    Day 3: Connemara and Kylemore Abbey - Dublin

    Stop At: Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre, Connemara National Park Connemara National Park Connemara, Co Galway Near the village of Letterfrack, Galway Ireland
    We visit Connemara – one of Ireland’s Gaeltacht (Irish speaking) regions - which has the most breathtaking views.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden, Connemara On the N59 between Clifden and Westport, Kylemore Ireland
    Kylemore Abbey – an 18th century castle - is now owned by the Benedictine nuns who run an excellent pottery & gift shop and restaurant. We stop here for lunch.
    Duration: 1 hour 45 minutes

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast: Enjoy a full Irish breakfast in your 3*/4* Galway hotel
    No accommodation included on this day.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Heuston Station, St John's Rd W, Dublin, Ireland
    Departure Time
    7:00 AM
    3 days
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • 2x Breakfast
    • Accommodation included: 2 nights
    • Host on trains
    • Information pack
    • Reserved seats on trains
    • Qualified driver-guide on coaches
    • All travel by rail and coach from Dublin Heuston Station
    • 2 nights accommodation including full Irish breakfast
    • Entry/Admission - Bunratty Castle and Folk Park
    • Entry/Admission - Cliffs of Moher
    • Entry/Admission - Dun Aonghasa
    • Entry/Admission - Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • PLEASE NOTE: If you are booking a double occupancy room, please specify in 'Special Requirements' whether you prefer a double or a twin (2 separate beds) room (subject to availability)
    • For infants 4 years and under, a fee of EUR15,00 per day is payable direct
    • This tour offers stops en route for photographs, shopping, etc
    • Due to operational reasons it may, on occasion, be necessary to alter certain itineraries
    • Hotel pickups are not available, however please specify the name of your hotel and contact telephone number during your stay in Dublin. The tour operator may require these details in case there are changes to tour departure times
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Children U16 cannot book independently. They must be accompanied by a parent/guardian at all times.
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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