PANORAMA OF IRELAND 9 DAYS tourism departure from Athens Greece
PANORAMA OF IRELAND 9 DAYS tourism, Day 1: Greece - Dublin
Meeting at the airport and depart for Dublin stopover. Arrival at our hotel and settle into rooms. Overnight.
PANORAMA OF IRELAND 9 DAYS tourism, Day 2: Dublin - Rock of Kassel - Cork - Kery (350 km)
After the rich Irish breakfast we will depart with destination Kery County. First stop on our trip, the Rock of Kassel. To possibly most photographed monument in Ireland is one of the most important sights of the country. This monument stands above the town of Kassel from the base of which is a boulder of 61 meters, was once the seat of kings in the province of Munster. St. Patrick visited the rock to 450 AD, while the 10th century took place here coronation Braian May the first High King of Ireland. We will have the opportunity within the imposing walls surrounding the rock to see a round tower, a cathedral, the Romanesque chapel from the 12th century and Celtic crosses. The Gothic Cathedral dating from the 13th century and is connected to the building which was the Archbishop's Palace in Kassel. The Chapel of the Body is smaller in size but is a very typical architecture Romance and the entrance to the Rock is a 15th century building in which lived the choristers of the Cathedral. The next stop is the city of Cork, the second largest city of Ireland and the European Cultural Capital 2005. You will be able to browse and explore the city with its numerous canals, narrow streets and picturesque waterfront on the north and south of the River Lee through it. We will continue our journey to the county of Kerry, known as "The Kingdom" located in south-western Ireland in one of the most beautiful areas of the country. Late afternoon arrival at our hotel in Killarnef or Trali. Dinner and overnight.
PANORAMA OF IRELAND 9 DAYS tourism, Day 3: Ring of Kery (166 km)
The Ring of Kery is the most famous panoramic route to Ireland. The stunning beauty of the peninsula Aivira stems from the great variety and the constant contradictions of the landscape. During the journey you will enjoy spectacular images mountains, fields, peat, lakes and stunning views over the Atlantic Ocean as you travel the coastal route. Leaving Killarnef will pass the picturesque village famous for Kilorgklin spotted the festival is here every year, then you will continue to Gklenmpei where the cliff allows panoramic views over the peninsula and the Gulf of Ntingkl. You will pass the village Kachirsaivin, the birthplace of National Hero The Daniel Connelly and crossing the peat bog to reach the city from where Gouotervil will head Snim village with its picturesque houses painted with bright colors. The route continues through the mountains to the Gorge the site mole and to the point from where Lady Long will enjoy magnificent views of the famous lakes of the National Park Killarnef. Dinner and overnight
PANORAMA OF IRELAND 9 DAYS tourism, Day 4: Kery - Area Berren - Rock mohair - Gkolgouei (280 km)
After breakfast we will depart for the city of Gkolgouei traveling through the area Berren. Our first visit to the castle Banratty, one of the best-preserved and authentic medieval castle in Ireland. Built in 1425 and restored in 1954 by acquiring and medieval re-flash with original furnishings and equipment that reflect the atmosphere and style of that era .. Around the Castle Banratty is the theme of the park where shows the daily life of rural Ireland in the 19th century. In the park you can see farms, cottages and shops furnished with original pieces that exude a sense of time. It is a living museum. We will have the opportunity to visit an authentic Irish farm to watch the farrier at the time of work, to see how woven wool and enjoy freshly baked bread with tea in the Tea House theme of the village. Then will head to the Cliffs of mohair one of the most spectacular sights in Ireland. The cliffs that rise 230 feet above the Atlantic Ocean, 8 km in length will offer unparalleled views. If we're lucky the day is clear we can see the Aran Islands and to distinguish between the plains and hills of the region Konemara. We will continue our journey through the unique region Berren part of the National Park Berren Ireland. It is a limestone area that covers approximately 300,000 acres located in the northwest corner of County Claire. It consists of layers of limestone that have eroded over the years, creating the characteristic shape. On the surface these layers are cracks through which thousands of wild flowers grow. In the area of Barren will find dozens of megalithic tombs and Celtic crosses and a ruined Abbey in the 12th century. Continue on County Gkolgouei the homonymous capital. Konocht located in the province and it is a beautiful county on the west coast of Ireland with a mix of contrasts. Here are the most wild and remote landscapes Konemara combined with Gkolgouei one of the most popular cities in Europe, full of vitality and energy. This city located in Naoussa Bay is a picturesque and fascinating city that is distinguished by a magnificent avant garde air. We will find many remnants of the medieval past and is worth to explore. The center is comprehensive and convenient size to be able to easily explore on foot. Dinner and overnight.
PANORAMA OF IRELAND 9 DAYS tourism, Day 5: Gkolgouei - Konemara - Slaigko (285 km)
After breakfast will head north across the charming scenery of the rocky area Konemara with large areas of swamps, mountains and lakes and the only fjord in Ireland, bound for the County Donegal. The beautiful area is characterized by the traditional lifestyle of the beautiful towns and the stunning scenery en route. We will cross the county Yates, name given in honor of two great Irish Sister Jack B. Yeats (painter) and William Butler Yeats (Nobel Prize Literature 1923) originating from the ancient Celtic city Slaigko. Apart from the rich artistic and literary tradition, the area is full of prehistoric sites and linked to the ancient Irish epic legends and became the legendary warrior queen base Meiv heroine of the most important poem of Celtic mythology. We will have the opportunity to visit the cemetery on the way Karooumor located near the city Slaigko. A megalithic cemetery where there is a cluster of 60 stone and creates a mysterious circle and many chamber tombs were making one of the most important monuments of the Stone Age in Europe. It is the oldest megalithic cemetery in Ireland where it is said that there were more than 100 graves, of which 60 survive today. Each tomb has an identification number and a central tomb has been restored to facilitate access to the interior. Late afternoon we arrive at our hotel. Dinner and overnight.
PANORAMA OF IRELAND 9 DAYS tourism, 6th Day (London) Derry - Giants Kozgouei - Belfast (250 km)
The present day will abandon the Republic of Ireland and will cross the border crossing into Northern Ireland and around the island of Ireland consists of six counties that belong to Great Britain. We visit the town of Derry (or as they call Lontonntery Irish Protestants), an exciting city surrounded almost entirely preserved the walls. The city played a central role during the conflict between the two communities of Irish Catholics and Irish Protestants of the turbulent '70s and '80s. They will then travel along the coastal path County Antrim area and visit the Giant's Way (Giants Kozgouei). The phenomenon occurs in Giants Kozgouei formed by more than 60 million years, where hot lava was launched in the earth's surface. The sea rapidly cool lava and thus created 40,000 polygonal basalt cones, which are currently the corridor of the Giant. It would be remiss not visit the Giants Kozgouei, setting a world inheritance of UNESCO, which is often referred to as "the eighth wonder of the world." At the visitors center in the region showing a film that describes how to create, geological features, and the various myths associated with the region. A small bus connects the visitor center to the beach for those who want to walk (bus ticket charge) After the visit will continue on to Belfast where they will arrive late afternoon. Dinner and overnight.
PANORAMA OF IRELAND 9 DAYS tourism, 7th day: Belfast - Dublin (168 km)
After breakfast we will enjoy a panoramic tour of the city "legend" which is the capital of Northern Ireland. We'll start with the convex clock is dedicated to Albert, the husband of Queen Victoria and is the response of Ireland to the tower of Pisa. We admire the building of the Opera, one of the most distinctive buildings in the city, the impressive City Hall, Queen's University, and the Crown Bar pub dating from 1885. Sometimes it takes us time and we can visit the yard where Charlant Woolf and constructed kathelkysthike the Titanic in 1912. Interestingly, and a shift from the Protestant neighborhood of the Universal Sankill the Fols where you get an impression of how life was in Belfast during the turbulent era of conflict in the city. After the tour we will continue our journey to Dublin where we will have the possibility of a first acquaintance with the Irish capital. Overnight.
PANORAMA OF IRELAND 9 DAYS tourism, Day 8: Dublin - Panoramic city tour with a visit to the National Museum of Ireland
After breakfast we will depart for our tour in the Irish capital. The Greek-speaking tour guide will lead us to our first on the north side of the river Lifei crossing the city, passing by famous spots like the cultural center of James Joyce who wrote the poem "Ulysses", the building of Central Post Office, the heart of the rebellion of Easter, the amazing building of office, the Square Parnel which is home to exceptional museums and art galleries, the street O'Konel, one of the widest streets in Europe with many traditional buildings and famous statues to decorate the Jameson Whiskey Distillery and more. Then we will pass on the south side of the river, passing by the most important university in Ireland, Trinity Koletz. We will visit the National Museum of Ireland, which reflects the country's history through historical and archaeological artifacts of the prehistoric, early civilization of Ireland until the violent conflict from 1916 to 1922. At the end of our visit we continue through the neighborhoods of the Georgian period of the 18th century panorama in the National Gallery, Natural History Museum and Dublin Castle 13th century, the home of Oscar Wilde and passing by the Cathedral of Christ the first church in Dublin, founded in 1038 to reach the Cathedral of St. Patrick, the national cathedral of the Protestant Church of Ireland, and known by the Protopresbyter Jonathan Swift wrote "Gulliver's travels. I will not forget of course to see the neighborhood and the buildings hosting the famous black beer Guinness, the largest brewery in Europe. After the tour return to the city center. The rest of the day is free and available to you to explore the corners of one of the most popular capitals in Europe. Overnight
PANORAMA OF IRELAND 9 DAYS tourism, 9th Day: Dublin - Greece
After breakfast we will depart for Dublin Airport where you get the plane back. Arrival in Greece with the best impressions of our trip.
PANORAMA OF IRELAND 9 DAYS tourism, Departure
THE CROKE PARK HOTEL 4 *
FELS POINT 4 *
THE SALTHILL HOTEL 4 *
CLARION HOTEL SLIGO 4 *
THE EUROPA BELFAST 4 *
PANORAMA OF IRELAND 9 DAYS tourism, Includes:
Airline economy class tickets for Dublin on a stopover.
Accommodation (08) nights in Ireland and Northern Ireland at selected hotels 4 *.
Daily breakfast buffet in hotels.
Dinners and lunches project basis.
Daily breakfast buffet in hotels.
Transfers, tours and travel by luxury coach project basis.
Guided tours and project basis.
Travel forms - maps.
Safety and liability travel tour operator.
Experienced Head Office and our local representatives.
PANORAMA OF IRELAND 9 DAYS tourism, Not included:
Airport taxes and fuel surcharge.
Gratuities and porterage.
Drinks and refreshments.
Entrance to museums and related sites and anything else not expressly stated in the included.