Castles & Manors

admiring the spectacular Abbeyglen Castle from the terrace - Castles and Manors - Brendan Vacations

*This tour has multiple departure dates

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Experience Castles & Manors for 8 Days with Brendan Vacations

This grand Ireland castle trip is fit for royalty, including lavish stays in the homes of Irish nobility. You’ll travel to Kildare and learn all about the racehorses of Ireland, visit the Ring of Kerry, and watch how delicate crystals are carved in Connemara.

Iconic Experience:

  • A Local Specialist will show you Dublin’s elegant Georgian squares, O’Connell Street and the Custom House.
  • Explore the historic heart of Galway. See landmarks such as the Spanish Arch and the cathedral, or perhaps admire the distinctive Claddagh rings.
  • Victorian Walled Garden: Visit the turreted Neo-Gothic Kylemore Abbey. This monastery was founded in 1920 for Benedictine Nuns who fled Belgium in World War I.
  • Help preserve the Cliffs of Moher for generations to come and learn about its extraordinary geology, history and the species that find sanctuary in its nooks and crannies.
  • Admire Ireland’s enduring scenic beauty on one of the most beautiful drives in the world.
  • Visit the Torc Waterfall with a Local Specialist.
  • View the ruins of the Rock of Cashel with a Local Specialist.
Activities & Highlights: Dublin Sightseeing, Galway Cathedral, Ashford Castle, Abbeyglen Castle, Connemara, Kylemore Abbey, Celtic Crystal Factory, Cliffs of Moher, Seaweed Foraging in Killarney, Torc Waterfall, Ring of Kerry, Rock of Cashel, Irish National Stud

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