Special Interest Tours of Ireland
We offer a wide range of Special Interest Tours Of Ireland to suit all tastes and ages. These are a list of themed Tours which can be part of or the focus of your overall touring experience. If you let us know your areas of interest we will be happy to include these into your overall Touring schedule.
Special Interest Tours Include Photographic, Golfing, Gastronomic, Equestrian, Genealogy and Music and Cultural Tours of Ireland. We will give you suggestions on attractions, tours, restaurants, pubs & shopping in our very detailed itineraries.
Photographic Tours Of Ireland
Our Photography Tours Take in the highlights of Ireland’s most beautiful and photogenic regions. Places of timeless beauty such as The Dingle Peninsula which was voted ” The most beautiful place on earth” by National Geographic Photographers. We will take you to places that will take your breath away. The “Must See Destinations” on a photographic Tour are…
- Dingle Peninsula and Inch Strand / Connor Pass in Co. Kerry
- Ring of Kerry and Gap of Dunloe in Co. Kerry.
- The Burren Region and Cliffs of Moher,Co Clare.
- Connemara and Kylemore Abbey near Galway City.
- Kinsale, The Old Head and Charles Fort Co. Cork
- The Boyne Valley ancient sites of Hill of Tara and Newgrange.
- The medieval villages of Graignamanagh and Inistoige near Kilkenny City.
- The Beara Peninsula and Cork / Kerry Pass near Kenmare, Co Kerry
- The Rock of Cashel, Swiss Cottage and Vee Drive, Co Tipperary
* We can also arrange special tours with professional photographer if this is requested
Gastronomic & Gourmet Tours of Ireland
Ireland is becoming one of the gourmet food destinations of the world. From fresh seafood to Ruby Guinness and some of the finest dairy ( cheese, butter, milk, beef ) in the world. It’s fair to say we have wonderful natural resources and are beginning to use them creatively. On our tours, we source the finest pubs, restaurants hotels and hideaways for tantalizing gourmet treasures waiting to be discovered.
- Galway Bay and Morans Oyster Bar for Fresh Native Oysters “Edilus”
- Kinsale for Fresh and very “Fishy Fishy” Restaurants
- Dublin for Gourmet restaurants and Guinness Store tours
- Tipperary for Cashel Blue Cheese and Fillet Steak
- Kenmare, Ireland’s newest Gourmet Town for a gastro weekend.
- Galway City for the worlds freshest Fish and Chips in McDonaghs.
- Cork City for experimental cuisine and French Influence in The Ivory Tower
- Dingle Bay for Seafood and Prawns and dolphin friendly restaurants.
Genealogy and Heritage Tours of Ireland
One of the great pleasures in visiting “the old sod” and meeting long lost relatives. We have been up mountains, in bogs, down winding “Bothar -ins” a very small road with grass growing in the middle and curious sheep and cows causing delays of an almost city like nature. We can visit…
- Heritage and information centers
- Local towns and villages with your name referenced
- Pubs with your name over the door “Old Irish tradition”
- Local Graveyards, Churches and monastic sites
- Ruins of old towns and settlements
- Places of learning with archives such as universities
- Your relatives homes. We will take you there… if they want to see you that is…
- Combined Tours of Ireland and Scotland for Genealogy purposes.
Activity & Water-sports Holidays of Ireland
We believe in balancing a driving tour with many outdoor activities of which there are excellent options available in Ireland
- Water-sports – surfing and kayaking
- Walking and hiking in beauty spots
- Equestrian – Horse riding and pony trekking
- Social Activity – Singing and Dancing
- Fishing on rivers and Chartering Sea Vessels
- Falconry, Clay Pigeon Shooting or archery at a castle.
- Extreme – 4 x 4 Off Roading as well as Paragliding .
Honeymoon & Anniversary Tours of Ireland
We arrange specialized Luxury Honeymoon Tours that offer an unforgettable level of service and quality hotels and activities including.
- 5 Star Luxury Castles and Manors
- Gourmet Retreats and Cookery Classes
- Combination Tours including Equestrian Activities
- Renewing Wedding Vows in Ireland.
- Special Anniversary Tours for that Special Occasion.