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British Panorama

Cosmos $1309 9 Details

This exciting vacation is a delightful introduction to the history and culture of England, Scotland, and Wales. You’ll see fascinating sights as you travel from London to Edinburgh and back to London staying overnight along the way in Leeds, Wrexham, and Cardiff. Plus, part of the charm of traveling through Britain is seeing the marvelous scenery, including the pastoral countryside. On this Britain tour, you’ll get the opportunity to witness some of its most scenic areas, including tranquil Northumberland National Park. With its wide-open spaces and landscapes of endless beauty, it is the UK’s least populated national park. Also drive through the serene Lake District, England’s largest and finest natural park, and stop for photos at Lake Windermere, England’s largest lake. Finally, drive through the Cotswolds with the rolling hills and picturesque villages.

Bonnie Scotland

Globus $1574 7 Details

Famous for its historic castles, fascinating and often bloody history, breathtaking scenery, lively cities, charming villages, and the legendary Loch Ness monster, Scotland fills visitors with a sense of magic and delight. On this Scotland tour you’ll get an introduction to this enchanting country, starting with a guided tour of a whisky distillery north of Glasgow and ending in fascinating Edinburgh. In between, you’ll experience some of Scotland’s most scenic areas and fascinating sights.

England, Scotland & Wales

Cosmos $2149 13 Details

Experience some of Britain’s fascinating towns as you travel through England, Scotland, and Wales, stopping for overnights in London, Leeds, Edinburgh, Grantown-on-Spey, Glasgow, Liverpool, Cardiff, and Plymouth.

Britain & Ireland In Depth

Globus $4661 25 Details

Traveling through the small towns and larger cities, this Britain and Ireland tour is our most complete view of the British Isles. On any tour through Britain and Ireland you’d expect to visit ancient ruins, majestic castles and palaces, magnificent cathedrals, and historical sights. That’s why Globus has included visitations to prehistoric Stonehenge; the ancient Roman ruins in Bath; Edinburgh Castle, dating to the 12th century; Holyrood Palace, The Queen’s official residence in Scotland; Floors Castle, Scotland’s largest inhabited castle; Blenheim Palace, birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill; Cawdor Castle, the romantic castle dating to the 14th century; Royal Pavilion, an exotic palace built in the early 1800s; St. Paul’s Cathedral, Sir Christopher Wren’s masterpiece; and Canterbury Cathedral, to where pilgrims have made their way since the Middle Ages.

A Week In... Scotland

Tauck $4290 8 Details

Tauck's enriching weeklong Scotland tour - from Rob Roy country to the Highlands... Edinburgh's eclectic blend of history and modern ingenuity... tranquil Loch Lomond... Stirling and Cawdor castles... a private distillery tour... Scottish music and dance... and the Highlands capital, Inverness.

England, Scotland & Wales

Tauck $6790 14 Details

On a journey featuring the best of Scotland, Wales and England travel from Edinburgh to the English Lake District; explore medieval Wales, Bath, Stonehenge, Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon; and end with three nights in London at one of the world's favorite luxury hotels, The Savoy.

The Best Of Britain & Ireland

Cosmos $2319 15 Details

On this Best of Britain & Ireland tour, see Britain’s and Ireland’s highlights—from the bustling cities to the small towns and from the breathtaking scenery to the ancient ruins. Traveling through the lands of queens, kings, and leprechauns, begin and end in London and pass through England, Scotland, Ireland, and Wales.

Scottish Highlands & Islands

Globus $3059 14 Details

From its historical castles to its stunning landscapes and from its exciting cities to its charming, small towns, Scotland has it all. On this comprehensive Scotland tour, you’ll overnight in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Inverness, Thurso, Isle of Skye, and Isle of Mull. Along the way, you’ll visit some of its historical castles; witness its unspoiled, breathtaking scenery; experience its cities and some of its small towns; learn about its fascinating history; and much more.

The British Isles In Depth

Cosmos $3229 24 Details

From the lively cities to the breathtaking scenery, you’ll discover the best of England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, and Northern Ireland on this in-depth Britain and Ireland tour.

Dublin, London & Edinburgh

Monograms $2319 10 Details

The luck of the Irish...don’t we all wish we had it? Well, you can create your own luck on this trip to Dublin, London, and Edinburgh by traveling with Monograms. You’ll feel lucky throughout your stay, because we’ve arranged for you to have a Local Host® in each city. This "friend in the city" is there for you to answer questions, share local insights, offer suggestions, and help make sure your vacation is everything you want it to be. On this 10-day vacation package, we’ve also arranged your hotel reservations, transportation between cities with transfers, sightseeing, and daily breakfast…all so you can skip the headaches that go along with planning a vacation overseas.

From The Shannon To The Thames

Globus $2519 13 Details

You’ve seen photos of London’s Big Ben—now’s your time to see it in person. You’ve heard about Dublin’s friendly culture—now’s your time to experience it. You’ve read William Shakespeare’s plays—now’s your time to visit his birthplace in Stratford-upon-Avon. You’ve heard of the ill-fated Titanic—now’s your time to travel to Belfast and learn about how it was built. You’ve seen photos of Stonehenge—now’s your chance to stand in front of it. You’ve seen photos of Edinburgh Castle—now’s your chance to see it. All of this—and much more—are included on this Ireland, Scotland and England tour. Your tour starts in Limerick, Ireland and ends in London, England. In between, you’ll see breathtaking landscapes, visit historical sights, see the famous landmarks, and learn about the cultures and histories of these countries. You’ll overnight in Limerick, Killarney, Dublin, Belfast, Edinburgh, York, Bath, and London.

Grand Tour Of Britain & Ireland

Cosmos $2599 18 Details

Experience the best of England, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales on this in-depth exploration tour of the British Isles. In between time in the major cities—London, Dublin, Edinburgh, Glasgow, and Cardiff—visit some of the historic towns and witness some of the breathtaking scenery.

London & Edinburgh

Monograms $1624 7 Details

Do you know the phrase, “The whole nine yards?” Some say it originates from traditional Scottish kilts, which are nine yards. We don’t know if that’s true or how the expression came into being, but we know that when it comes to your vacation to Scotland—specifically Edinburgh—we’ve taken care of “the whole nine yards.” And it’s not just Edinburgh. We’ve handled the details and logistics for your time in London as well. On this 7-day vacation, we've arranged your hotel reservations in London and Edinburgh, sightseeing, transportation between cities, transfers to/from the train stations, and daily breakfast. Plus, a one-of-a-kind feature: our Monograms Local Host®, someone who is there for you in both London and Edinburgh to share local insights, answer questions, and help ensure your vacation runs smoothly.

Essential Britain & Ireland With Paris

Globus $3360 13 Details

Spectacular scenery combined with fascinating architectural remains and energetic cities—all of this awaits you on this fabulous Britain and Ireland tour. Your tour starts and ends in London with overnights in between in Newport, Wales; Waterford and Dublin in Ireland; Edinburgh, Scotland; and York, England.

Bonnie Scotland With London

Globus $2709 10 Details

Famous for its historic castles, fascinating history, breathtaking scenery, lively cities, and charming villages, Scotland fills visitors with a sense of magic and delight. On this Scotland tour, you’ll get an introduction to this enchanting country, starting with a guided tour of a whiskey distillery north of Glasgow and ending in fascinating Edinburgh. In between, you’ll experience some of Scotland’s most scenic areas and fascinating sights.

Essential Britain & Ireland

Globus $1934 10 Details

Spectacular scenery combined with fascinating architectural remains and energetic cities—all of this awaits you on this fabulous Britain and Ireland tour. Your tour starts and ends in London with overnights in between in Newport, Wales; Waterford and Dublin in Ireland; Edinburgh, Scotland; and York, England.

Scottish Highlands & The Edinburgh Military Tattoo

A&K $7495 9 Details

Journey from Scotland's ancient capital to the majestic Highlands as you witness the time-honored Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo and explore the storied grounds of St. Andrews, Glamis Castle and Culloden Battlefield - delving deeper with visits to Loch Ness, Glasgow, Stirling and Edinburgh.

Scotland: Edinburgh & The Highlands

A&K $6795 9 Details

Journey through Scotland's dramatically beautiful highlands, as you visit historic Stirling Castle, tour Edinburgh, privately access Holyrood Palace, enjoy a whisky tasting and stay at famed Gleneagles Hotel.

Edinburgh & Stirlingshire

A&K $2995 4 Details

See the Scottish Crown Jewels at Edinburgh Castle; the Queen's official residence, Holyrood Palace; and the ancient stronghold of Stirlingshire, where invading English forces were defeated in 1297.

The Scottish Highlands

A&K $4395 4 Details

Head out into the verdant Highlands, visiting stately castles that have housed family clans for centuries and watching for fabled monsters in the steely gray waters of the lochs.

Country Roads Of Scotland (Summer ) 2017

Insight $2450 11 Details

From the great capital of Edinburgh to the Orkney Islands and Skye, you'll travel through 8,000 years of history and become immersed in Scotland's rich cultural heritage.

Best Of Ireland & Scotland (Summer ) 2017

Insight $3695 16 Details

Despite the many regional variations between Ireland and Scotland, they share a natural affinity, tracing back to their Gaelic roots, together with stunning landscapes, and warm-hearted communities.

Highlands, Isles & Lochs: Scotland

Travcoa $13190 7 Details

Scotland whispers of the ghosts of ancient kings, the shadows of hidden sea creatures, the haunting strains of a bag pipe, and the broad, lyrical brogue of the Highlands. Explore the woolen shops and tea houses along the cobbled walks of Edinburgh’s Royal Mile and try to resist the hypnotic swirl of the Isle of Eriska’s enormous Corryvreckan whirlpool. Make the delightful discovery that Scottish food is way more than porridge and haggis – and let that rich, smoky Scottish whisky warm your throat and your spirit. If this place feels like home, you may want to set aside some time to look for your ancestors in Edinburgh’s extensive libraries and find your clan tartan to proudly wear home. Uncover millennia of history as you venture through ancient ruins and romantic castles generously sprinkled across Scotland’'s landscape. Cruise the Scottish coast on the lookout for whales, seals, and resident Golden eagles. Stay in luxurious lodges on the isles of Eriska and Skye, touring their stunning mountains, dramatic waterfalls and castles. Explore the castles and houses of Edinburgh, and stop to taste the historic flavors of Scotland as you travel its Whiskey Trail. Journey Pace: Active

2017 - 9 Day British & Irish Delight

CIE Tours $2098 8 Details

2017 - 9 Day British & Irish Delight Scottish Evening in Edinburgh Taylor's Three Rock Pub Taylor's Three Rock Pub Start with a 4-course dinner including an Irish coffee and the sparkling entertainment show features Noel V Ginnity’s best-loved of all Irish Cabaret acts, plus a host of the top selection of Irish entertainment. Hampton Court Palace York Minster York Minster This is the second largest Gothic cathedral of Northern Europe. Building began in about 1230 and completed in 1472. Its stained glass windows are magnificent, especially the 15th century Great East Window, which is the largest example of medieval stained glass in the world and the Rose Window. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Giant's Causeway Giant's Causeway The Giant's Causeway, renowned for its hexagonal basalt columns, was created from a volcanic eruption 60 million years ago. It is Northern Ireland's only UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of Ireland's most popular visitor attractions. It is steeped in myth and legend, especially about the mighty giant, Finn McCool. Hotels: Deluxe & Superior First Class: GB-LON-PRB London (2 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (1 night) GB-EDI-MHH Uphall, near Edinburgh (2 nights) NI-DOW-CUL Belfast (1 night) IE-DUB-RMA Dun Laoghaire, Dublin (2 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 8 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 5 dinners (D) including - Welcome dinner in London - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Taylor’s Three Rock Pub dinner and traditional show - 2 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tours of London, Edinburgh, Belfast and Dublin Walking tours of Cambridge, York, Derry and Dublin’s Trinity College Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 06 to 20 departures Ferry ride between Britain & Ireland Oyster card – a pass valid on all public transportation in London Visits and admissions to Hampton Court Palace, York Minster, Alnwick Castle & Garden, Edinburgh Castle, Titanic Belfast, Giant’s Causeway and Book of Kells at Trinity College Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

Scotland & Ireland (Start Edinburgh, End Dublin) 2018

Contiki $1815 14 Details

Have a hankering for all things Scottish and Irish? This tour combines two of the most picturesque countries in Europe. Scotland is famous for its whisky, haggis, bagpipes, an elusive lake monster and men who wear kilts! Ireland is famous for Guinness, the Blarney Stone, good music and craic! Join this tour to enjoy the best of both worlds.

Scotland (Start Edinburgh, End Glasgow) 2017

Contiki $1095 7 Details

Scotland is famous for its whisky, haggis, bagpipes, an elusive lake monster and men who wear kilts! Taste, try, buy and search for all of the above on this 6 day getaway to Scotland. You'll travel from Edinburgh to the Highlands and back to Glasgow, see Britain's highest mountain, Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood Palace and visit the famed Loch Ness, home of the creature they affectionately call Nessie.

England & Scotland (Start London, End Glasgow) 2018

Contiki $1425 11 Details

Hit the highlights of England & Scotland for a full dose of sightseeing, history & culture. Follow in the footsteps of The Beatles, stroll Edinburgh's Royal Mile & look for 'Nessie' on a boat cruise across Loch Ness.

Great Britain & Ireland (Start London, End London) 2017

Contiki $2625 18 Details

This trip is a whirlwind of sightseeing, history & culture as you hit the highlights of England, Scotland & Ireland. Practice your Liverpudlian accent in the home of rock & roll's original Fab Four - The Beatles! Stroll Edinburgh's Royal Mile, then grab some binoculars to search for the Loch Ness monster. Add in drinking Guinness, kissing the Blarney Stone, castles, cathedrals & you've got an one awesome experience!

Scotland (Start Edinburgh, End Glasgow) 2018

Contiki $855 7 Details

Scotland is famous for its whisky, haggis, bagpipes, an elusive lake monster and men who wear kilts! Taste, try, buy and search for all of the above on this 6 day getaway to Scotland. You'll travel from Edinburgh to the Highlands and back to Glasgow, see Britain's highest mountain, Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood Palace and visit the famed Loch Ness, home of the creature they affectionately call Nessie.

England & Scotland (Start London, End Glasgow) 2017

Contiki $1815 11 Details

Hit the highlights of England & Scotland for a full dose of sightseeing, history & culture. Follow in the footsteps of The Beatles, stroll Edinburgh's Royal Mile & look for 'Nessie' on a boat cruise across Loch Ness.

Great Britain & Ireland (Start London, End London) 2018

Contiki $2309 18 Details

This trip is a whirlwind of sightseeing, history & culture as you hit the highlights of England, Scotland & Ireland. Practice your Liverpudlian accent in the home of rock & roll's original Fab Four - The Beatles! Stroll Edinburgh's Royal Mile, then grab some binoculars to search for the Loch Ness monster. Add in drinking Guinness, kissing the Blarney Stone, castles, cathedrals & you've got an one awesome experience!

'scottish Highlander' - Caledonian Canal & Loch Ness

A&K $4890 7 Details

Graceful 'Scottish Highlander' travels on Scotland's Caledonian Canal and Loch Ness between Muirtown and Banavie, a route that includes canal, loch and river. This is inland cruising at its finest, passing ancient castles and heather-clad hillsides. Visit Glen Ord whisky distillery, where you learn whisky-making secrets and enjoy a dram or two; stop at the Glencoe battlefields; and keep an eye out for Nessie as you cruise fabled Loch Ness. Unique itineraries can be arranged for chartering parties with special interests, such as family, cycling, walking or golf. "Honeymoon cruises" are also available for couples.

England & Scotland (Start London, End London) 2018

Contiki $1535 11 Details

Hit the highlights of England & Scotland for a full dose of sightseeing, history & culture. Follow in the footsteps of The Beatles, stroll Edinburgh's Royal Mile & look for 'Nessie' on a boat cruise across Loch Ness.

2018 - 15 Day Scottish & Irish Gold

CIE Tours $3105 14 Details

2018 - 15 Day Scottish & Irish Gold Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018 Save 5% on our just-released 2018 vacations! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018 and pay a $500 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 800-243-8687 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 29 to August 19 departures. Relax and enjoy the majestic scenery as you cruise Loch Lomond. Sip an Irish coffee as you enjoy a casual music session at the Marine Bar in Dungarvan. Trip Highlights: Clonmacnoise Monastic Site Clonmacnoise Monastic Site This great monastery was founded in 548 by St Ciaran and was a great centre of learning in medieval times. Many manuscripts were written there. Today see three high crosses and the ruins of a cathedral, seven churches and two round towers set on a mound beside the River Shannon. Culloden Battlefield Culloden Battlefield This is the site of the last land battle within the UK, in which King George II’s troops defeated Bonnie Prince Charlie and his Jacobite supporters in 1746; around 1200 people were reputedly killed. The Visitor Centre, opened in 2008, includes exhibitions, restaurant, shop and a landscaped roof platform for views over the battlefield. Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum The Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is a museum and art gallery in Glasgow, Scotland. It reopened in 2006 after a three-year refurbishment and since then has been one of Scotland's most popular visitor attractions. St Andrews St Andrews Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Titanic Belfast Titanic Belfast Opened in April 2012 to commemorate the centenary of the sinking of this iconic ship, this new visitor experience tells the story of the Titanic from conception and construction right through the maiden voyage and tragic ending. Dining Experiences: Ten dinners including Scottish evening in Edinburgh, traditional Irish Night in Killarney, O’Connell’s Restaurant in Dublin Hotels: GB-GLA-JIG Glasgow (1 night) GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (2 night) GB-EDI-HOL Edinburgh (2 nights) IE-DUB-RMA Dun Laoghaire, Dublin (1 night) IE-GAL-RSA Galway (2 nights) IE-KER-TMA Killarney (2 nights) IE-WAT-GRH Waterford (1 night) IE-DUB-BUR Dublin (1 night)

2018 - 16 Day Scottish & Irish Gold

CIE Tours $3375 15 Details

2018 - 16 Day Scottish & Irish Gold Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018 Save 5% on our just-released 2018 vacations! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018 and pay a $500 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 800-243-8687 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 29 to August 19 departures. Relax and enjoy the majestic scenery as you cruise Loch Lomond. Sip an Irish coffee as you enjoy a casual music session at the Marine Bar in Dungarvan. Trip Highlights: Clonmacnoise Monastic Site Clonmacnoise Monastic Site This great monastery was founded in 548 by St Ciaran and was a great centre of learning in medieval times. Many manuscripts were written there. Today see three high crosses and the ruins of a cathedral, seven churches and two round towers set on a mound beside the River Shannon. Culloden Battlefield Culloden Battlefield This is the site of the last land battle within the UK, in which King George II’s troops defeated Bonnie Prince Charlie and his Jacobite supporters in 1746; around 1200 people were reputedly killed. The Visitor Centre, opened in 2008, includes exhibitions, restaurant, shop and a landscaped roof platform for views over the battlefield. Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum The Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is a museum and art gallery in Glasgow, Scotland. It reopened in 2006 after a three-year refurbishment and since then has been one of Scotland's most popular visitor attractions. St Andrews St Andrews Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Titanic Belfast Titanic Belfast Opened in April 2012 to commemorate the centenary of the sinking of this iconic ship, this new visitor experience tells the story of the Titanic from conception and construction right through the maiden voyage and tragic ending. Dining Experiences: Ten dinners including Scottish evening in Edinburgh, traditional Irish Night in Killarney, O’Connell’s Restaurant in Dublin Hotels: GB-GLA-JIG Glasgow (1 night) GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (2 night) GB-EDI-HOL Edinburgh (2 nights) IE-DUB-RMA Dun Laoghaire, Dublin (1 night) IE-GAL-RSA Galway (2 nights) IE-KER-TMA Killarney (2 nights) IE-WAT-GRH Waterford (1 night) IE-DUB-BUR Dublin (2 nights)

2017 - 14 Day British & Irish Elegance With Paris

CIE Tours $3792 13 Details

2017 - 14 Day British & Irish Elegance with Paris Cardiff, Dublin & Edinburgh Dinner Shows Cardiff, Dublin & Edinburgh Dinner Shows Sit down to a dinner of Welsh specialties which is then followed by a lively show with singing, storytelling and some traditional music. Stonehenge Stonehenge Stonehenge is probably the most important prehistoric monument in Britain. The circle of vast monoliths date from about 3,100 B.C. and are built from bluestone, sarson and Welsh sandstone. It is aligned with the summer solstice and is believed to have been built for lunar and solar worship. Roman Baths & Pump Room Roman Baths & Pump Room Around Britain’s only hot springs, the Romans built the finest religious spa in northern Europe. This great temple and bathing complex still flows with natural hot water. See extensive remains and a Roman museum of international significance as well as the 18th century Regency influence House of Waterford Crystal House of Waterford Crystal Tour this working factory to see all stages of production from craftspeople forming molten glass to the intricate cutting and polishing. At the end of the tour view magnificent trophies and the opulent retail store housing the largest collection of Waterford Crystal in the world. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. York Minster York Minster This is the second largest Gothic cathedral of Northern Europe. Building began in about 1230 and completed in 1472. Its stained glass windows are magnificent, especially the 15th century Great East Window, which is the largest example of medieval stained glass in the world and the Rose Window. Shakespeare's Birthplace Shakespeare's Birthplace This carefully restored 16th century half-timbered house in Stratford-upon-Avon is where William Shakespeare was born in 1564 and spent his childhood years. See an exhibition on Shakespeare and his times before walking through the house, now restored to look at it would have been in his day. Paris with Independent Sightseeing Hotels: Superior & First Class GB-LON-REG London (1 night) GB-CDI-RAD Cardiff (1 night) IE-WAT-GRH Waterford (1 night) IE-DUB-NST Dublin (2 nights) GB-EDI-VIL Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (1 night) GB-LON-REG London (2 nights) FR-PAR-BWO Paris (3 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 13 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 6 dinners (D) including -  Welcome dinner in London -  Welsh Evening in Cardiff -  Merry Ploughboy Pub dinner and traditional show -  Scottish evening in Edinburgh -  2 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tours of London, Cardiff, Dublin and Edinburgh Walking tours of Waterford and York Ferry rides between Britain and Ireland Jerpoint Park Farm sheepdog trials with tea and scones Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 4 to 18 departures Dublin open-top bus tour with a visit to Guinness Storehouse or General Post Office Museum London open-top bus tour with Tower of London or Kensington Palace visit Eurostar train from London to Paris and transfer between hotels and station in London and Paris Paris open-top bus tour for 24 hours Visits and admissions to Stonehenge, Roman Baths & Pump Room, Cardiff Castle, House of Waterford Crystal, Glasnevin Museum, Edinburgh Castle, York Minster and Shakespeare’s Birthplace Headsets for walking tours Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 19 Day British & Irish Landmarks

CIE Tours $4268 18 Details

2017 - 19 Day British & Irish Landmarks Scottish & Irish Dinner/Shows Great Scenery & Coastal Views Sheepdog Trials Loch Ness Cruise Shakespeare’s Birthplace 2-Night Stays in Most Locations Hotels: Superior First Class GB-LON-PWA London (2 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (1 night) GB-EDI-VIL Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-INV-COL Inverness (1 night) GB-ARY-CAL Oban (2 nights) NI-BEL-EUR Belfast (1 night) NI-DER-EVE Derry (2 nights) IE-GAL-GBA Galway IE-MAY-CAS Westport for July 21 Departure (2 nights) IE-KER-KPL Killarney (2 nights) IE-WAT-DOO Waterford (1 night) IE-DUB-RSR Dublin (2 nights) Tour Includes Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 18 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 12 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Taylor’s Three Rock Pub dinner/show - 10 table d'hote dinners 1 lunch (L) Welcome get-together drink Tours of London, Edinburgh, Belfast and Dublin London open-top bus tour with Tower of London or Kensington Palace visit Walking tours of York, St Andrews, Derry, Galway, Waterford and Dublin’s Trinity College Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 04 to 18 departures Loch Ness scenic cruise Oban Distillery whisky tasting and tour Ferry rides to Isle of Mull, between Britain and Ireland and across River Shannon Irish coffee on Inishowen Peninsula "The Quiet Man" walking tour of Cong Tea & scones at J B Keane’s Pub in Listowel Sheepdog trials on Ring of Kerry Visits and admissions to St. Paul’s Cathedral, Shakespeare’s Birthplace, York Minster, Edinburgh Castle, St Andrews Cathedral, Duart Castle, Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Giant’s Causeway, Donegal Castle, Cliffs of Moher, Muckross House, Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills, Titanic Experience, House of Waterford Crystal, Dunbrody Famine Ship and Book of Kells at Trinity College Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 10 Day Taste Of Scotland & Ireland

CIE Tours $1834 9 Details

2017 - 10 Day Taste Of Scotland & Ireland Scottish Evening in Edinburgh Scottish Evening in Edinburgh Get a flavor of Scotland with a dinner of Scottish specialties, including haggis, and a lively show with songs, stories and a display of traditional step-dancing. Dublin Canal Cruise Dinner Dublin Canal Cruise Dinner Travel along Dublin's Grand Canal aboard a vessel that used to transport Guinness. Today it's a lovely restaurant with great food and live music so that you can enjoy dinner as you glide along peacefully. Medieval Castle Banquet Medieval Castle Banquet You are transported back in time for medieval-style dining with a mead reception, a four course feast, and of course good wine. The entertainment is provided by the world-renowned entertainers and is a fitting compliment to the feast. Loch Ness Cruise Loch Ness Cruise This large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands is approximately 23 miles long and forms part of the Caledonian Canal. It is the second largest Scottish loch by surface area at 21.8 square miles after Loch Lomond, but due to its great depth, it is the largest by volume. Loch Ness is best known for the alleged sightings of the legendary Loch Ness Monster, also known as "Nessie". St Andrews - Home of Golf St Andrews - Home of Golf Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery is one of the oldest working distilleries in Scotland. After enjoying a leisurely conducted tour, you can mull over the distinctive character of the finished article as you sip your dram of Blair Athol 12 Year Old. Cliffs of Moher Cliffs of Moher One of Ireland’s top visitor attractions, the cliffs are 700 feet high and extend for 5 miles over the Atlantic Ocean on the western seaboard of County Clare. O’Brien’s Tower stands proudly on a headland and one can see the Aran Islands, Galway Bay and Connemara. The cliffs are home to major colonies of cliff nesting seabirds. Killarney’s Jaunting Car Killarney’s Jaunting Car See the Killarney National Park, Muckross Lake and the 15th century Muckross Abbey at a leisurely pace while your driver entertains you with local folklore and history of the area. Hotels: Superior First Class: GB-GLA-GTH Glasgow (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-EDI-MAR Edinburgh (2 nights) IE-DUB-RMA Dun Laoghaire, Dublin (2 nights) IE-KER-KAV Killarney (2 nights) IE-CLA-BCA Bunratty (1 night) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 9 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 6 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Canal Cruise dinner and live music - Bunratty or Knappogue Castle Medieval Banquet - 3 table d'hote dinners 2 lunches (L) Welcome get-together drink Tours of Glasgow, St Andrews, Edinburgh and Dublin Loch Ness scenic cruise Blair Athol Distillery whisky tasting and tour Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 01 to 22 departures Ferries from Scotland to Ireland and across the River Shannon Walking tour of Dublin’s Trinity College Farmhouse tea and scones with sheepdog display Horse-drawn jaunting car ride in Killarney Visits and admissions to Provand’s Lordship, St Andrews, Edinburgh Castle, Titanic Belfast, Book of Kells at Trinity College, Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills, Skellig Experience and Cliffs of Moher Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 9 Day Best Of Britain

CIE Tours $2198 8 Details

2017 - 9 Day Best Of Britain Traditional Scottish & Welsh Evenings Traditional Scottish & Welsh Evenings Whether you are in Scotland or Wales, an evening of dinner and entertainment will be a lively affair with local specialty foods followed by a show with traditional dancing and music. Windsor Castle Windsor Castle Windsor Castle is an official residence of The Queen and the largest occupied castle in the world. A Royal home and fortress for over 900 years, the Castle remains a working palace today. Walk through the many courtyards to visit the magnificent staterooms and St. George’s Chapel. The Beatles Story in Liverpool The Beatles Story in Liverpool Located on the waterfront in the Fab Four's hometown of Liverpool, the award-winning Beatles Story museum is an atmospheric journey into their life, times, culture and music. See how four young lads from Liverpool were propelled to the dizzy heights of worldwide fame and fortune to become the greatest band of all time. Lake District Lake District This is England's largest National Park and includes its highest mountain, Scafell Pike, and its deepest lake, Wastwater. It is very popular for hiking and home to many thriving communities such as Keswick and Bowness-on-Windermere. Wherever you look you will see stunning views of lakes, gentle hills and valleys. The Costwolds The Costwolds This region around the Cotswold Hills extends from south of Stratford-upon-Avon to just south of Bath. During the Middle Ages the Cotswolds became prosperous from the wool trade and today is famous for its attractive villages where houses and churches are built with local honey-colored stone. Oxford & York Walking Tours Oxford & York Walking Tours A stroll through Oxford is the best way to see this amazing city, its history, university, famous people and odd traditions. See some of the most famous colleges, many founded in the 13th and 14th centuries and learn about the unique collegiate system of tutorial. See where some Harry Potter films and TV productions of Inspector Morse and Lewis were made. York Minster York Minster This is the second largest Gothic cathedral of Northern Europe. Building began in about 1230 and completed in 1472. Its stained glass windows are magnificent, especially the 15th century Great East Window, which is the largest example of medieval stained glass in the world and the Rose Window. Tower of London Tower of London Founded in 1066 as part of the Norman Conquest of England, the tower has played an important part in English history for the past millennium. See the White Tower, dating from 1078, view the priceless Crown Jewels and learn about all the monarchs associated with the Tower. Hotels: Superior First Class GB-BKS-MAC Windsor (1 night) GB-YOR-YOM York (1 night) GB-EDI-JUR Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-LIV-HIL Liverpool (1 night) GB-CDI-MAL Cardiff (1 night) GB-LON-MAR London (2 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 8 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 5 dinners (D) including - Welcome dinner in Windsor - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Welsh Evening in Cardiff - 2 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Walking tours of Windsor, Oxford and York Tours of Edinburgh, Cardiff and London Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 06 to 20 departures Visits and admissions to Windsor Castle, York Minster, Bamburgh Castle, Edinburgh Castle, Famous Blacksmith’s Shop at Gretna Green, The Beatles Story, Tintern Abbey, Cardiff Castle, Roman Baths & Pump Room, Stonehenge and Tower of London Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 15 Day The Scots Irish Tour

CIE Tours $3164 14 Details

2017 - 15 Day The Scots Irish Tour Special Dinner/Shows in Edinburgh & Belfast Medieval Castle Banquet Medieval Castle Banquet You are transported back in time for medieval-style dining with a mead reception, a four course feast, and of course good wine. The entertainment is provided by the world-renowned entertainers and is a fitting compliment to the feast. Royal Yacht Britannia Royal Yacht Britannia Home to Her Majesty The Queen and the Royal Family for over 40 years, this intimate yacht sailed around the world. Now berthed in Edinburgh, you can discover this most special of royal residences. Isle of Skye Isle of Skye This is the largest and most northerly island in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland. The wild and rugged scenery is dominated by the Cuillin Hills. Because of the frequent gentle rain showers, it is sometimes called the "Misty Isle". Bonnie Prince Charlie fled to Skye after his defeat at Culloden. Cliffs of Moher Cliffs of Moher One of Ireland’s top visitor attractions, the cliffs are 700 feet high and extend for 5 miles over the Atlantic Ocean on the western seaboard of County Clare. O’Brien’s Tower stands proudly on a headland and one can see the Aran Islands, Galway Bay and Connemara. The cliffs are home to major colonies of cliff nesting seabirds. 2-Night Stay in Kilronan Castle 2-Night Stay in Kilronan Castle This luxurious property is set on 40 acres with lovely scenery all around. Enjoy a wonderful mix of old-world elegance, state-of-the-art facilities and high standards for a memorable stay. Hotels: Superior First Class: GB-EDI-MAR Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-INV-COL Inverness (Sunday Departures) or GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (Tuesday Departures) (1 night) GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish or GB-ARY-BAL Ballachulish (1 night) NI-BEL-EUR Belfast (2 nights) IE-DON-RHL Letterkenny (1 night) IE-ROS-KCA Ballyfarnon (2 nights) IE-CLA-TGA Ennis (1 night) IE-KER-KTH or IE-KER-KAV Killarney (2 nights) IE-DUB-BUR Dublin (2 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 14 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 11 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Ulster Folk Museum Evening - Bunratty or Knappogue Castle Medieval Banquet - Abbey Tavern traditional Irish dinner/show - 7 table d'hote dinners 1 lunch (L) Welcome get-together drink Tour of Edinburgh Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 06 to 22 departures Ferries from Isle of Skye and from Scotland to Ireland Walking tours of St Andrews, Belfast, Derry and Galway with local guides Ferry across the River Shannon Irish coffee at the South Pole Inn Sheepdog trials Horse-drawn jaunting car ride in Killarney Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills Dublin open-top bus tour with a visit to Guinness Storehouse or General Post Office Museum Visits and admissions to Royal Yacht Britannia, Edinburgh Castle, St Andrews Cathedral, Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle, Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Titanic Belfast, Giant’s Causeway, Glenveagh Castle & National Park, Boyle Abbey, Enniskillen Castle and Cliffs of Moher Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2018 - 9 Day Irish & Scottish Sampler

CIE Tours $2035 8 Details

2018 - 9 Day Irish & Scottish Sampler Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018U Save 5% on our just-released 2018 holidays! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018U and pay a £300 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 0800 680 0611 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 30 to August 20 departures. Discover the unique flavours of Belfast as a local guide leads you on a fun and food filled walk of some top food and drink spots around Belfast City Centre. Trip Highlights: Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery is one of the oldest working distilleries in Scotland. After enjoying a leisurely conducted tour, you can mull over the distinctive character of the finished article as you sip your dram of Blair Athol 12 Year Old. Crumlin Road Gaol Crumlin Road Gaol HMP Belfast, also known as Crumlin Road Gaol, is a former prison situated on the Crumlin Road in north Belfast, Northern Ireland. It is the only Victorian era prison remaining in Northern Ireland since 1996. It is affectionately known as the Crum. Dalkey Castle Dalkey Castle Come and enjoy the award-winning Dalkey Castle & Heritage Centre just south of Dublin city, along a breath-taking coastline. For your enjoyment, learning and fun in our a fortified town house (small castle), early Christian Church & Graveyard Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Giant's Causeway Giant's Causeway The Giant's Causeway, renowned for its hexagonal basalt columns, was created from a volcanic eruption 60 million years ago. It is Northern Ireland's only UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of Ireland's most popular visitor attractions. It is steeped in myth and legend, especially about the mighty giant, Finn McCool. Pollok House Pollok House Pollok House was where it all began, back in 1931. The discussions for the founding of the National Trust for Scotland took place inside Pollok’s cedar-panelled smoking room. Now the house is undoubtedly one of the grandest in our care. Scenic Glens of Antrim Scenic Glens of Antrim The Glens of Antrim, known locally as simply The Glens, is a region of County Antrim and an area of outstanding natural beauty. It comprises nine valleys, that radiate from the Antrim Plateau to the coast. The main towns and villages are Ballycastle, Cushendun, Cushendall, Waterfoot, Carnlough and Glenarm. St Andrews St Andrews Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. St. Michan's Church Dublin St. Michan's Church Dublin St. Michan's Church located in Church Street, Dublin, Ireland, is a Protestant church of the Anglican Communion. The first Christian chapel on this site dates from 1095, and operated as a Catholic church until the Reformation. Dining Experiences: Six dinners including Taylors Three Rock Pub dinner and traditional show, and a Scottish evening in Edinburgh. Hotels: IE-DUB-FCA Dublin (2 nights) NI-ANT-MAR Ballycastle (1 night) NI-BEL-RAD Belfast (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (1 night) GB-EDI-AIT Edinburgh (3 nights)

2018 - 14 Day British & Irish Grandeur

CIE Tours $3265 13 Details

2018 - 14 Day British & Irish Grandeur Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018E Save 5% on our just-released 2018 holidays! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018E and pay a €400 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 353 1 703 1 888 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 5 to August 19 departures. Step back in time and uncover a way of life from 100 years ago at the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum. Interact with costumed guides, wander through the beautiful parkland, and see demonstrations of traditional crafts. Immerse yourself in country life as you watch a farmer work with highly skilled dogs to herd sheep. Trip Highlights: Alnwick Alnwick Castle This is the second largest castle in Britain and proudly known as 'the Windsor of the North'. It has been home to the Duke of Northumberland's family, the Percys, through 700 years of drama, intrigue tragedy and romance. Tour magnificent chambers filled with priceless treasures. Book of Kells Book of Kells Visitors walk through the city-center campus of Trinity College to view this world-famous 9th century gospel manuscript housed in the magnificent Old Library. See the ’Turning Darkness into Light’ exhibition, the Book of Kells and other related manuscripts in the Treasury and the magnificent 18th century Long Room. Cardiff Castle Cardiff Castle Cardiff Castle is one of Wales’ leading heritage attractions and a site of international significance. Located within beautiful parklands at the heart of the capital, Cardiff Castle’s walls and fairytale towers conceal 2,000 years of history. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Giant's Causeway Giant's Causeway The Giant's Causeway, renowned for its hexagonal basalt columns, was created from a volcanic eruption 60 million years ago. It is Northern Ireland's only UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of Ireland's most popular visitor attractions. It is steeped in myth and legend, especially about the mighty giant, Finn McCool. Hampton Court Palace Hampton Court Palace Discover the magnificence of Hampton Court Palace, Henry VIII's favorite royal residence, which he re-built to accommodate his vast court. Move at your own pace through the breath-taking grandeur of Henry's State Rooms, vast Tudor kitchens and more. Jameson Experience Jameson Experience Come and experience a great evening of food, drink, music and entertainment. The Jameson "Barrelman" will be your host to welcome you and bring the story of Jameson whiskey to life. Sit down for a delicious four course meal followed by contemporary Irish music and dance performances. Roman Baths & Pump Room Roman Baths & Pump Room Around Britain’s only hot springs, the Romans built the finest religious spa in northern Europe. This great temple and bathing complex still flows with natural hot water. See extensive remains and a Roman museum of international significance as well as the 18th century Regency influence Stonehenge Stonehenge Stonehenge is probably the most important prehistoric monument in Britain. The circle of vast monoliths date from about 3,100 B.C. and are built from bluestone, sarson and Welsh sandstone. It is aligned with the summer solstice and is believed to have been built for lunar and solar worship. Dining Experiences: Eight dinners including a welcome dinner in London, a lively Scottish Evening in Edinburgh, Taylors Three Rock Pub dinner and show, a festive Welsh Evening in Cardiff Hotels: GB-LON-PRB London (2 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (1 night) GB-EDI-MHH Near Edinburgh (2 nights) NI-DOW-CUL Belfast (1 night) IE-DUB-JCH Dublin (2 nights) IE-KER-KPL Killarney (2 nights) IE-WAT-GRH Waterford (1 night) GB-CDI-MAL Cardiff (1 night) GB-LON-PRB London (1 night)

2017 - 9 Day Irish & Scottish Sampler

CIE Tours $2012 8 Details

2017 - 9 Day Irish & Scottish Sampler Stay in Three Lively Capital Cities Special Irish & Scottish Dinner/Shows Special Irish & Scottish Dinner/Shows Whether you are in Scotland or Ireland, an evening of dinner and entertainment will be a lively affair with local specialty foods followed by a show with traditional dancing and music. Titanic Belfast Titanic Belfast Opened in April 2012 to commemorate the centenary of the sinking of this iconic ship, this new visitor experience tells the story of the Titanic from conception and construction right through the maiden voyage and tragic ending. Giant's Causeway Giant's Causeway The Giant's Causeway, renowned for its hexagonal basalt columns, was created from a volcanic eruption 60 million years ago. It is Northern Ireland's only UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of Ireland's most popular visitor attractions. It is steeped in myth and legend, especially about the mighty giant, Finn McCool. Scenic Glens of Antrim Scenic Glens of Antrim The Glens of Antrim, known locally as simply The Glens, is a region of County Antrim and an area of outstanding natural beauty. It comprises nine valleys, that radiate from the Antrim Plateau to the coast. The main towns and villages are Ballycastle, Cushendun, Cushendall, Waterfoot, Carnlough and Glenarm. Scottish Highlands Scottish Highlands The northern part of Scotland is called the Highlands and provides wonderful scenic views as you travel through the high mountains, many of them covered in heather, or along rugged coastal routes. St Andrews - Home of Golf St Andrews - Home of Golf Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Hotels: Superior First Class IE-DUB-FCA Dublin (2 nights) NI-ANT-MAR Ballycastle (1 night) NI-BEL-RAD Belfast (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (1 night) GB-EDI-AIT Edinburgh (3 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 8 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 6 dinners (D) including - Taylor’s Three Rock Pub dinner and traditional show - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - 4 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Walking tours of Dalkey, Derry and St Andrews Tours of Dublin, Belfast and Edinburgh The Causeway Coast Discovery Centre turf-cutting, tea and scones Ferry ride from Ireland to Scotland Blair Athol Distillery whisky tasting and tour Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 31 to August 21 departures Dublin open-top bus tour with a visit to Guinness Storehouse or General Post Office Museum Edinburgh open-top bus tour Walking tour of Edinburgh Visits and admissions to Dalkey Castle, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Giant’s Causeway, Titanic Belfast, Pollok House and Edinburgh Castle Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 11 Day Scenic Britain

CIE Tours $2596 10 Details

2017 - 11 Day Scenic Britain Welsh & Scottish Dinner/Shows Welsh & Scottish Dinner/Shows Sit down to a dinner of Welsh specialties which is then followed by a lively show with singing, storytelling and some traditional music. Windsor Castle Windsor Castle Windsor Castle is an official residence of The Queen and the largest occupied castle in the world. A Royal home and fortress for over 900 years, the Castle remains a working palace today. Walk through the many courtyards to visit the magnificent staterooms and St. George’s Chapel. Stonehenge Stonehenge Stonehenge is probably the most important prehistoric monument in Britain. The circle of vast monoliths date from about 3,100 B.C. and are built from bluestone, sarson and Welsh sandstone. It is aligned with the summer solstice and is believed to have been built for lunar and solar worship. Explore Devon & Cornwall Explore Devon & Cornwall Devon and Cornwall are located in the southwest corner of England and offer everything from cosy villages to vast golden beaches sand and Dartmoor’s wild expanses of moorland. Land’s End is the most southwesterly point of the British mainland. Sheepdog Trials Sheepdog Trials Sheep farming is an important part of country life and watch a farmer with his working dogs control a flock of sheep. See how agile dogs obey various commands to round up sheep, especially useful in mountainous regions. St Andrews - Home of Golf St Andrews - Home of Golf Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Three-Night Stays in Plymouth & Edinburgh Hotels: Superior First Class GB-BKS-CAS Windsor (1 night) GB-PLY-DUK Plymouth (3 nights) GB-CDI-MAL Cardiff (1 night) GB-CHH-CAR Near Chester (2 nights) GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (3 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 10 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 8 dinners (D) including - Welcome dinner in Windsor - Cardiff Castle Welsh Banquet - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Tavern in Edinburgh - 4 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tours of Cardiff and Edinburgh Walking tours of Windsor, Shrewsbury, Conwy, Chester and St Andrews Boat trip to Royal William Yard Sheepdog trials in North Wales Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 30 to August 13 departures Visits and admissions to Windsor Castle, Stonehenge, Bodmin Moor, Lanhydrock House, Land’s End, Minack Theatre, Roman Baths and Pump Room, Cardiff Castle, Famous Blacksmith’s Shop at Gretna Green, Edinburgh Castle, St Andrews Cathedral and St Andrews Castle Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2018 - 14 Day Scottish & Irish Dream

CIE Tours $2965 13 Details

2018 - 14 Day Scottish & Irish Dream Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018 Save 5% on our just-released 2018 vacations! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018 and pay a $500 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 800-243-8687 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 29 to August 19 departures. Experience the magic of Scotland’s magnificent scenery as you relax on a cruise of Loch Lomond. Watch as a farmer directs his highly skilled dogs in a sheep herding demonstration. Trip Highlights: Blarney Castle Blarney Castle Built nearly 600 years ago by one of Ireland’s greatest chieftains, Cormac MacCarthy, this stronghold has been attracting attention ever since. Millions have flocked to Blarney to kiss the legendary Stone of Eloquence, found at the top of the tower, making it one of Ireland’s greatest treasures. Cliffs of Moher Cliffs of Moher One of Ireland’s top visitor attractions, the cliffs are 700 feet high and extend for 5 miles over the Atlantic Ocean on the western seaboard of County Clare. O’Brien’s Tower stands proudly on a headland and one can see the Aran Islands, Galway Bay and Connemara. The cliffs are home to major colonies of cliff nesting seabirds. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Inveraray Castle Inveraray Castle Inveraray Castle is the ancestral home of the Duke of Argyll, Chief of the Clan Campbell and the iconic, must-see visitor attraction on the West Coast of Scotland. Isle of Skye Isle of Skye The Isle of Skye is the largest and most northerly island in Scotland’s Inner Hebrides. The island is dominated by the Cuillin Hills and is often referred to as the "Misty Isle". It is associated with Bonnie Prince Charlie who fled there after the Battle of Culloden. Skellig Experience Skellig Experience You can experience many aspects of those offshore Skellig islands while remaining on the dry land, in a custom built, stone clad, grass roofed, prize winning building located right on the waterfront beside the Valentia Island bridge at Valentia, County Kerry! St Andrews St Andrews Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Titanic Belfast Titanic Belfast Opened in April 2012 to commemorate the centenary of the sinking of this iconic ship, this new visitor experience tells the story of the Titanic from conception and construction right through the maiden voyage and tragic ending. Dining Experiences: Nine dinners including a Scottish evening in Edinburgh, a medieval castle banquet, and Merry Ploughboy Pub dinner and show. Hotels: GB-GLA-JIG Glasgow (1 night) GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (2 night) GB-EDI-HOL Edinburgh (2 nights) IE-DUB-BHB Dublin (2 nights) IE-KER-KTH Killarney (2 nights) IE-CLA-BCA Bunratty (1 night) IE-DUB-APL Dublin (1 night)

Best Of Ireland & Scotland (Preview ) 2017

Insight $3127 16 Details

Despite the many regional variations between Ireland and Scotland, they share a natural affinity, tracing back to their Gaelic roots, together with stunning landscapes, and warm-hearted communities.

2017 - 9 Day Great British Cities

CIE Tours $2074 8 Details

2017 - 9 Day Great British Cities Three Great Cities – Edinburgh, York & London Scottish Evening St Andrews - Home of Golf St Andrews - Home of Golf Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Historic Train Ride Historic Train Ride Shakespeare’s Birthplace Shakespeare’s Birthplace This carefully restored 16th century half-timbered house in Stratford-upon-Avon is where William Shakespeare was born in 1564 and spent his childhood years. See an exhibition on Shakespeare and his times before walking through the house, now restored to look at it would have been in his day. Two or Three Night Stays in Each Location Hotels: Superior First Class GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (3 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (2 nights) GB-LON-DOU London (3 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 8 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 4 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening - Tavern in Edinburgh - Historic Pub in York - 1 table d'hote dinner Tours of Edinburgh and London Walking tours of St Andrews, York and Whitby Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 6 to 20 departures North Yorkshire Moors Railway vintage train ride London open-top bus tour Visits and admissions to Edinburgh Castle, St Andrews Cathedral, St Andrews Castle, York Minster, Castle Howard, Shakespeare’s Birthplace and Tower of London Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 14 Day British & Irish Grandeur

CIE Tours $3208 13 Details

2017 - 14 Day British & Irish Grandeur Scottish and Welsh Evenings with Local Foods and Music Scottish and Welsh Evenings with Local Foods and Music Sit down to a dinner of Welsh specialties which is then followed by a lively show with singing, storytelling and some traditional music. Taylor's Three Rock Pub Taylor's Three Rock Pub Start with a 4-course dinner including an Irish coffee and the sparkling entertainment show features Noel V Ginnity’s best-loved of all Irish Cabaret acts, plus a host of the top selection of Irish entertainment. Hampton Court Palace Hampton Court Palace Discover the magnificence of Hampton Court Palace, Henry VIII's favorite royal residence, which he re-built to accommodate his vast court. Move at your own pace through the breath-taking grandeur of Henry's State Rooms, vast Tudor kitchens and more. York Minster York Minster This is the second largest Gothic cathedral of Northern Europe. Building began in about 1230 and completed in 1472. Its stained glass windows are magnificent, especially the 15th century Great East Window, which is the largest example of medieval stained glass in the world and the Rose Window. Giant's Causeway Giant's Causeway To stroll on the basalt columns of the Giant’s Causeway is to voyage back in time. The rugged symmetry of the columns never fails to intrigue and inspire visitors. In 1986 the Causeway was designated a World Heritage site and a comprehensive visitor centre tells about its geology. Kiss The Blarney Stone Kiss The Blarney Stone Built nearly 600 years ago by one of Ireland’s greatest chieftains, Cormac MacCarthy, this stronghold has been attracting attention ever since. Millions have flocked to Blarney to kiss the legendary Stone of Eloquence, found at the top of the tower, making it one of Ireland’s greatest treasures. Roman Baths Roman Baths Around Britain’s only hot springs, the Romans built the finest religious spa in northern Europe. This great temple and bathing complex still flows with natural hot water. See extensive remains and a Roman museum of international significance as well as the 18th century Regency influence Stonehenge Stonehenge Stonehenge is probably the most important prehistoric monument in Britain. The circle of vast monoliths date from about 3,100 B.C. and are built from bluestone, sarson and Welsh sandstone. It is aligned with the summer solstice and is believed to have been built for lunar and solar worship. Hotels: Deluxe & Superior First Class: GB-LON-PRB London (2 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (1 night) GB-EDI-MHH Near Edinburgh (2 nights) NI-DOW-CUL Belfast (1 night) IE-DUB-RMA Dublin (2 nights) IE-KER-KPL Killarney (2 nights) IE-WAT-GRH Waterford (1 night) GB-CDI-RAD Cardiff (1 night) GB-LON-PRB London (1 night) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 13 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 8 dinners (D) including - Welcome dinner in London - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Taylor’s Three Rock Pub dinner and traditional show - Welsh Evening in Cardiff - 4 table d'hote dinners 1 lunch (L) Welcome get-together drink Tours of London, Edinburgh, Belfast and Dublin Walking tours of Cambridge, York, Derry, Dublin’s Trinity College and Waterford Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 06 to 20 departures Ferry rides between Britain & Ireland Sheepdog trials Oyster card – a pass valid on all public transportation in London Visits and admissions to Hampton Court Palace, York Minster, Alnwick Castle & Garden, Edinburgh Castle, Titanic Belfast, Giant’s Causeway, Book of Kells at Trinity College, Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills, Jameson Experience, House of Waterford Crystal, Cardiff Castle, Roman Baths & Pump Room and Stonehenge Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 5 Day Taste Of Scotland

CIE Tours $896 4 Details

2017 - 5 Day Taste Of Scotland Glorious Highland Scenery Glorious Highland Scenery The Highlands cover most of the northern part of Scotland with hills and mountains. This unspoilt region provides wonderful scenic views of hills, valleys, lakes and coastline. Scottish Evening Scottish Evening This fun evening starts with a 4-course dinner where you can sample the traditional Scottish dish of haggis, neaps and tatties. Then the music, dance and storytelling begins and offers you an insight into many aspects of Scottish life. Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery is one of the oldest working distilleries in Scotland. After enjoying a leisurely conducted tour, you can mull over the distinctive character of the finished article as you sip your dram of Blair Athol 12 Year Old. Loch Ness Cruise Loch Ness Cruise This large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands is approximately 23 miles long and forms part of the Caledonian Canal. It is the second largest Scottish loch by surface area at 21.8 square miles after Loch Lomond, but due to its great depth, it is the largest by volume. Loch Ness is best known for the alleged sightings of the legendary Loch Ness Monster, also known as "Nessie". St Andrews - Home of Golf St Andrews - Home of Golf Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. 2 Night Edinburgh Stay Hotels: Superior First Class GB-GLA-GTH Glasgow (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-EDI-MAR Edinburgh (2 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 4 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 3 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - 2 table d'hote dinner Welcome get-together drink Tours of Glasgow, St Andrews and Edinburgh Loch Ness scenic cruise Blair Athol Distillery tour and tasting Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 01 to 22 departures Visits and admissions to Provand’s Lordship, St Andrews and Edinburgh Castle Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2018 - 15 Day The Scots Irish Tour

CIE Tours $3055 14 Details

2018 - 15 Day The Scots Irish Tour Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018 Save 5% on our just-released 2018 vacations! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018 and pay a $500 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 800-243-8687 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 5 to August 21 departures. Go behind the scenes at one of Scotland’s famous distilleries for a tour and a tasting. Sip an Irish coffee at the South Pole Inn where you’ll learn about Tom Crean, an Irish explorer who bravely journeyed to the South Pole. Trip Highlights: Blarney Castle Blarney Castle Built nearly 600 years ago by one of Ireland’s greatest chieftains, Cormac MacCarthy, this stronghold has been attracting attention ever since. Millions have flocked to Blarney to kiss the legendary Stone of Eloquence, found at the top of the tower, making it one of Ireland’s greatest treasures. Arigna Mining Experience Arigna Mining Experience Arigna Mining Experience center was developed to preserve the energy heritage of the Arigna Valley and to ensure that Arigna maintains its link with Energy themes: Past, Present & Future. This Energy Centre provides visitors with a unique insight into what coal mining life was like in the Arigna Valley, since its beginning in the 1700's until closure in 1990. Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle Armadale Castle is a ruined country house in Armadale, Skye, former home of the MacDonalds. A mansion house was first built here around 1790. Cliffs of Moher Cliffs of Moher One of Ireland’s top visitor attractions, the cliffs are 700 feet high and extend for 5 miles over the Atlantic Ocean on the western seaboard of County Clare. O’Brien’s Tower stands proudly on a headland and one can see the Aran Islands, Galway Bay and Connemara. The cliffs are home to major colonies of cliff nesting seabirds. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Giant's Causeway Giant's Causeway The Giant's Causeway, renowned for its hexagonal basalt columns, was created from a volcanic eruption 60 million years ago. It is Northern Ireland's only UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of Ireland's most popular visitor attractions. It is steeped in myth and legend, especially about the mighty giant, Finn McCool. Glenveagh Castle & National Park Glenveagh Castle & National Park Glenveagh Castle is a 19th century castellated mansion and was built between 1867 and 1873. Its construction in a remote mountain setting was inspired by the Victorian idyll of a romantic highland retreat. Isle of Skye Isle of Skye The Isle of Skye is the largest and most northerly island in Scotland’s Inner Hebrides. The island is dominated by the Cuillin Hills and is often referred to as the "Misty Isle". It is associated with Bonnie Prince Charlie who fled there after the Battle of Culloden. Royal Yacht Britannia Royal Yacht Britannia Home to Her Majesty The Queen and the Royal Family for over 40 years, this intimate yacht sailed around the world. Now berthed in Edinburgh, you can discover this most special of royal residences. Titanic Belfast Titanic Belfast Opened in April 2012 to commemorate the centenary of the sinking of this iconic ship, this new visitor experience tells the story of the Titanic from conception and construction right through the maiden voyage and tragic ending. Dining Experiences: Twelve dinners including Scottish evening in Edinburgh, Ulster Folk Museum Evening, a festive medieval castle banquet, and a traditional Irish dinner and show at Abbey Tavern. Hotels: GB-EDI-MAR Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-INV-COL Inverness (Sunday Departures) or GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (Tuesday Departures) (1 night) GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish (1 night) NI-BEL-EUR Belfast (2 nights) IE-DON-RHL Letterkenny (1 night) IE-ROS-KCA Ballyfarnon (2 nights) IE-CLA-TGA Ennis (1 night) IE-KER-KTH or IE-KER-KPL Killarney (2 nights) IE-DUB-BUR Dublin (2 nights)

2017 - 10 Day British & Irish Elegance

CIE Tours $2498 9 Details

2017 - 10 Day British & Irish Elegance Cardiff, Dublin & Edinburgh Dinner Shows Cardiff, Dublin & Edinburgh Dinner Shows Sit down to a dinner of Welsh specialties which is then followed by a lively show with singing, storytelling and some traditional music. Stonehenge Stonehenge Stonehenge is probably the most important prehistoric monument in Britain. The circle of vast monoliths date from about 3,100 B.C. and are built from bluestone, sarson and Welsh sandstone. It is aligned with the summer solstice and is believed to have been built for lunar and solar worship. Roman Baths & Pump Room Roman Baths & Pump Room Around Britain’s only hot springs, the Romans built the finest religious spa in northern Europe. This great temple and bathing complex still flows with natural hot water. See extensive remains and a Roman museum of international significance as well as the 18th century Regency influence House of Waterford Crystal House of Waterford Crystal Tour this working factory to see all stages of production from craftspeople forming molten glass to the intricate cutting and polishing. At the end of the tour view magnificent trophies and the opulent retail store housing the largest collection of Waterford Crystal in the world. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. York Minster York Minster This is the second largest Gothic cathedral of Northern Europe. Building began in about 1230 and completed in 1472. Its stained glass windows are magnificent, especially the 15th century Great East Window, which is the largest example of medieval stained glass in the world and the Rose Window. Shakespeare's Birthplace Shakespeare's Birthplace This carefully restored 16th century half-timbered house in Stratford-upon-Avon is where William Shakespeare was born in 1564 and spent his childhood years. See an exhibition on Shakespeare and his times before walking through the house, now restored to look at it would have been in his day. Hotels: Superior & First Class GB-LON-REG London (1 night) GB-CDI-RAD Cardiff (1 night) IE-WAT-GRH Waterford (1 night) IE-DUB-NST Dublin (2 nights) GB-EDI-VIL Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (1 night) GB-LON-REG London (1 night) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 9 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 6 dinners (D) including -  Welcome dinner in London -  Welsh Evening in Cardiff -  Merry Ploughboy Pub dinner and traditional show -  Scottish evening in Edinburgh -  2 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tours of London, Cardiff, Dublin and Edinburgh Walking tours of Waterford and York Round trip ferry transportation between Britain & Ireland Jerpoint Park Farm sheepdog trials with tea and scones Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 4 to 18 departures Dublin open-top bus tour with a visit to Guinness Storehouse or General Post Office Museum Visits and admissions to Stonehenge, Roman Baths & Pump Room, Cardiff Castle, House of Waterford Crystal, Glasnevin Museum, Edinburgh Castle, York Minster and Shakespeare’s Birthplace Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 12 Day Best Of Britain With Paris

CIE Tours $3346 11 Details

2017 - 12 Day Best Of Britain with Paris Traditional Scottish & Welsh Evenings Traditional Scottish & Welsh Evenings Whether you are in Scotland or Wales, an evening of dinner and entertainment will be a lively affair with local specialty foods followed by a show with traditional dancing and music. Windsor Castle Windsor Castle Windsor Castle is an official residence of The Queen and the largest occupied castle in the world. A Royal home and fortress for over 900 years, the Castle remains a working palace today. Walk through the many courtyards to visit the magnificent staterooms and St. George’s Chapel. The Beatles Story in Liverpool The Beatles Story in Liverpool Located on the waterfront in the Fab Four's hometown of Liverpool, the award-winning Beatles Story museum is an atmospheric journey into their life, times, culture and music. See how four young lads from Liverpool were propelled to the dizzy heights of worldwide fame and fortune to become the greatest band of all time. Lake District Cotswolds Oxford & York Walking Tours York Minster Tower of London Paris with Independent Sightseeing Hotels: Superior First Class GB-BKS-MAC Windsor (1 night) GB-YOR-YOM York (1 night) GB-EDI-JUR Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-LIV-HIL Liverpool (1 night) GB-CDI-MAL Cardiff (1 night) GB-LON-MAR London (2 nights) FR-PAR-BWO Paris (3 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 11 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 5 dinners (D) including - Welcome dinner in Windsor - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Welsh Evening in Cardiff - 2 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Walking tours of Windsor, Oxford and York Tours of Edinburgh, Cardiff and London Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 6 to August 20 departures Train from London to Paris and transfer between hotels and station in London and Paris Paris open-top bus tour for 24 hours Visits and admissions to Windsor Castle, York Minster, Bamburgh Castle, Edinburgh Castle, Famous Blacksmith’s Shop at Gretna Green, The Beatles Story, Tintern Abbey, Cardiff Castle, Roman Baths & Pump Room, Stonehenge and Tower of London Headsets for walking tours Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 8 Day Irish & Scottish Sampler

CIE Tours $1786 7 Details

2017 - 8 Day Irish & Scottish Sampler Stay in Three Lively Capital Cities Special Irish & Scottish Dinner/Shows Special Irish & Scottish Dinner/Shows Whether you are in Scotland or Ireland, an evening of dinner and entertainment will be a lively affair with local specialty foods followed by a show with traditional dancing and music. Titanic Belfast Titanic Belfast Opened in April 2012 to commemorate the centenary of the sinking of this iconic ship, this new visitor experience tells the story of the Titanic from conception and construction right through the maiden voyage and tragic ending. Giant's Causeway Giant's Causeway The Giant's Causeway, renowned for its hexagonal basalt columns, was created from a volcanic eruption 60 million years ago. It is Northern Ireland's only UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of Ireland's most popular visitor attractions. It is steeped in myth and legend, especially about the mighty giant, Finn McCool. Scenic Glens of Antrim Scenic Glens of Antrim The Glens of Antrim, known locally as simply The Glens, is a region of County Antrim and an area of outstanding natural beauty. It comprises nine valleys, that radiate from the Antrim Plateau to the coast. The main towns and villages are Ballycastle, Cushendun, Cushendall, Waterfoot, Carnlough and Glenarm. Scottish Highlands Scottish Highlands The northern part of Scotland is called the Highlands and provides wonderful scenic views as you travel through the high mountains, many of them covered in heather, or along rugged coastal routes. St Andrews - Home of Golf St Andrews - Home of Golf Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Hotels: Superior First Class IE-DUB-FCA Dublin (2 nights) NI-ANT-MAR Ballycastle (1 night) NI-BEL-RAD Belfast (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (1 night) GB-EDI-AIT Edinburgh (2 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 7 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 6 dinners (D) including - Taylor’s Three Rock Pub dinner and traditional show - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - 4 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Walking tours of Dalkey, Derry and St Andrews Tours of Dublin, Belfast and Edinburgh The Causeway Coast Discovery Centre turf-cutting, tea and scones Ferry ride from Ireland to Scotland Blair Athol Distillery whisky tasting and tour Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 31 to August 21 departures Dublin open-top bus tour with a visit to Guinness Storehouse or General Post Office Museum Visits and admissions to Dalkey Castle, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Giant’s Causeway, Titanic Belfast, Pollok House and Edinburgh Castle Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 14 Day British & Irish Voyager

CIE Tours $2964 13 Details

2017 - 14 Day British & Irish Voyager Scottish Evening Scottish Evening Get a flavor of Scotland with a dinner of Scottish specialties, including haggis, and a lively show with songs, stories and a display of traditional step-dancing. St Pauls Cathedral, London StPauls Cathedral, London The present cathedral, built by Britain's most famous architect Sir Christopher Wren, is at least the fourth to have stood on the site. It was built between 1675 and 1710 and services began in 1697. See the breathtaking view of the Nave and the many treasures contained within the walls of the cathedral. St Andrews Walking Tour St Andrews Walking Tour Take a gentle walk around the central parts of St Andrews. While best known as the home of golf, this city is home to Scotland’s oldest university and has an interesting ruined cathedral. Beatles' Tour of Liverpool Beatles' Tour of Liverpool Located on the waterfront in the Fab Four's hometown of Liverpool, the award-winning Beatles Story museum is an atmospheric journey into their life, times, culture and music. See how four young lads from Liverpool were propelled to the dizzy heights of worldwide fame and fortune to become the greatest band of all time. Dingle Peninsula Dingle Peninsula The Dingle Peninsula stretches 30 miles into the Atlantic Ocean from Ireland’s south-west coast and is dominated by the Slieve Mish Mountains and Mount Brandon, Ireland’s second highest peak. The steep sea-cliffs and sandy beaches provide spectacular views. Kiss The Blarney Stone Kiss The Blarney Stone Built nearly 600 years ago by one of Ireland’s greatest chieftains, Cormac MacCarthy, this stronghold has been attracting attention ever since. Millions have flocked to Blarney to kiss the legendary Stone of Eloquence, found at the top of the tower, making it one of Ireland’s greatest treasures. Jaunting Car Ride Jaunting Car Ride Drive through part of the extensive Killarney National Park at a leisurely pace to enjoy wonderful lake and mountain views and stop for photos. All the while your driver entertains you with local folklore and history of the area. Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel Friendly, family-run hotel set in a quiet location in Killiney with views over Dublin Bay. The Library Bar is the perfect venue for a quiet drink and you may dine in the award-winning PJ's Restaurant or in the informal Dungeon Restaurant. Guest rooms are comfortable with every amenity for a comfortable stay and the hotel offers extensive leisure facilities. Hotels: Superior First Class Hotels GB-LON-PRB London (2 nights) GB-LIV-HIL Liverpool (1 night) GB-EDI-MHH Uphall, near Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-INV-COL Inverness (1 night) GB-GLA-MAR Glasgow (1 night) IE-DUB-JCP Dublin (2 nights) IE-KER-TBR Killarney (2 nights) IE-GAL-MEY Galway (1 night) IE-DUB-FCA Killiney, Dublin (1 night) Tour includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 13 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 10 dinners (D) including - Welcome dinner in London - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Glyde Inn traditional Irish dinner/show - Kate Kearney’s Cottage Irish Night - 6 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tours of London, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Dublin/li> Beatles Tour of Liverpool Walking tours of St Andrews, Galway and Dalkey Loch Lomond scenic cruise Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 04 to 18 departures Ferry rides from Scotland to Ireland and across River Shannon Horse-drawn jaunting car ride in Killarney Dingle Bay cruise Rathbaun Farm sheepdog trials with tea and scones London open-top bus tour with Tower of London or Kensington Palace visit Dublin open-top bus tour with a visit to Guinness Storehouse or General Post Office Museum Visits and admissions to St Paul’s Cathedral, Dove Cottage, Famous Blacksmith’s Shop at Gretna Green, Edinburgh Castle, St Andrews Cathedral, Titanic Belfast, Kilmainham Gaol, Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills, Foynes Flying Boat Museum, Cliffs of Moher and Dalkey Castle Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 24 Day Grand Tour Of Britain & Ireland

CIE Tours $5528 23 Details

2017 - 24 Day Grand Tour Of Britain & Ireland In-depth Tour with Prominent Visits Five Capital Cities Spectacular Scenery Historic Castles 2-Night Stays in Most Locations Opportunities for Individual Pursuits Hotels: Superior First Class GB-LON-PWA London (2 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (1 night) GB-EDI-VIL Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-INV-COL Inverness (1 night) GB-ARY-CAL Oban (2 nights) NI-BEL-EUR Belfast (1 night) NI-DER-EVE Derry (2 nights) IE-GAL-GBA Galway IE-MAY-CAS Westport for July 21 Departure (2 nights) IE-KER-CRH Killarney (2 nights) IE-WAT-DOO Waterford (1 night) IE-DUB-RSR Dublin (2 nights) GB-CWY-QUA Conwy (1 night) GB-CDI-RAD Cardiff (1 night) GB-SAU-COR St Austell (2 nights) GB-BKS-CAS Windsor (1 night) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 23 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 18 dinners (D) including - Welcome dinner in London - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Taylor’s Three Rock Pub dinner/show - Cardiff Castle Welsh Banquet - 14 table d'hote dinners 1 lunch (L) Welcome get-together drink Tours of London, Edinburgh, Belfast, Dublin and Cardiff London open-top bus tour with Tower of London or Kensington Palace visit Walking tours of York, St Andrews, Derry, Galway, Waterford, Dublin’s Trinity College, Conwy and Windsor Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 04 to 18 departures Loch Ness scenic cruise Oban Distillery whisky tasting and tour Ferry rides to Isle of Mull, between Britain and Ireland and across River Shannon Irish coffee on Inishowen Peninsula "The Quiet Man" walking tour of Cong Tea & scones at J B Keane’s Pub in Listowel Sheepdog trials on Ring of Kerry Visits and admissions to St Paul’s Cathedral, Shakespeare’s Birthplace, York Minster, Edinburgh Castle, St Andrews Cathedral, Duart Castle, Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Giant’s Causeway, Donegal Castle, Cliffs of Moher, Muckross House, Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills, Titanic Experience, House of Waterford Crystal, Dunbrody Famine Ship, Book of Kells at Trinity College, Conwy Castle, Cardiff Castle, Roman Baths & Pump Room, Land’s End, Stonehenge and Windsor Castle Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 13 Day Scottish Isles & Glens

CIE Tours $2998 12 Details

2017 - 13 Day Scottish Isles & Glens Scottish Evening in Edinburgh Scottish Evening in Edinburgh This fun evening starts with a 4-course dinner where you can sample the traditional Scottish dish of haggis, neaps and tatties. Then the music, dance and storytelling begins and offers you an insight into many aspects of Scottish life. Eilean Donan Castle Eilean Donan Castle This iconic castle is surrounded by majestic scenery. The first fortified castle was built in the mid 13th century and re-built through the centuries. Partially destroyed in a Jacobite uprising in 1719, Eilean Donan lay in ruins for the best part of 200 years. It took 20 years to restore from 1912 until its opening to the public in 1932. Two-Night Stay on Isle of Orkney Two-Night Stay on Isle of Orkney Experience island life on the largest island of the Orkneys and enjoy the majestic and historic sights throughout the island. Stay in the capital, Kirkwall, where you will have free time to browse around on your own and dine independently. 5,000-Year-Old Village of Skara Brae 5,000-Year-Old Village of Skara Brae These 5,000-year-old ruins are of an incredibly well preserved stone settlement containing an intricate maze of dwellings. The site was revealed in 1850 by a violent storm and is now one of the most famous Neolithic sites in Northern Europe. Mount Stuart House on Isle of Bute Magnificent Highland Scenic Drives Magnificent Highland Scenic Drives The northern part of Scotland is called the Highlands and provides wonderful scenic views as you travel through the high mountains, many of them covered in heather, or along rugged coastal routes. Hotels: First Class & Highland GB-DRY-WIN Drymen, near Glasgow (2 nights) GB-RSS-THE near Kyle of Lochalsh (2 nights) GB-ULL-TRH Ullapool (1 night) GB-ORK-KIR or GB-KIO-AYR Kirkwall (2 nights) GB-INV-COL Inverness (2 nights) GB-EDI-AIT Edinburgh (3 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 12 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 9 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - 8 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tour of Edinburgh Loch Katrine steamboat cruise and cruise on Loch Ness Ferry rides to Isles of Bute and Orkney Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm Blair Athol Distillery whisky tasting and tour Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 29 to August 14 departures Edinburgh open-top bus tour Walking tour of Edinburgh Visits and admissions to Mount Stuart House, Eilean Donan Castle, Dunvegan Castle, Kilt Rock, Inverewe Gardens, John o’Groats, Skara Brae, Ring of Brodgar, St Magnus Cathedral, Italian Chapel, Dunrobin Castle, Urquhart Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre and Edinburgh Castle Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies  

2017 - 10 Day Scottish Clans & Castles

CIE Tours $2258 9 Details

2017 - 10 Day Scottish Clans & Castles Scottish Dinner with Piper & Music Scottish Dinner with Piper & Music Sit down to a dinner of Scottish specialties which is then followed by a lively show with singing, storytelling and some traditional music. Loch Katrine & Loch Ness Cruise Loch Katrine & Loch Ness Cruise Isle of Skye & Trotternish Peninsula Isle of Skye & Trotternish Peninsula St Andrews - Home of Golf St Andrews - Home of Golf Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Palace of Holyroodhouse Palace of Holyroodhouse Train Ride over Glenfinnan Viaduct Train Ride over Glenfinnan Viaduct Stirling, Eilean Donan and Urquhart Castle Visits 2 or 3 nights in all locations Hotels: Superior First Class GB-DRY-WIN Drymen near Glasgow (2 nights) GB-RSS-THE near Kyle of Lochalsh (2 nights) GB-INV-GLN Inverness (3 nights) GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (2 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 9 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 8 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - 7 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tours of St Andrews and Edinburgh Loch Katrine historic steamboat cruise & Loch Ness scenic cruise Ferry from the Isle of Skye Highland train ride across the Glenfinnan Viaduct Inverness walking tour Speyside Distillery whisky tasting and tour Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 27 to August 17 departures Visits and admissions to Stirling Castle, Eilean Donan Castle, Dunvegan Castle, Kilt Rock, Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle, Urquhart Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Brodie Castle, St Andrews and Palace of Holyroodhouse Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2018 - 5 Day Taste Of Scotland

CIE Tours $1080 4 Details

2018 - 5 Day Taste Of Scotland Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018C Save 5% on our just-released 2018 vacations! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018C and pay a C$500 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 800-243-8687 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 31 to August 21 departures. Standing at the gateway of Scotland’s Highlands, go behind the scenes at Blair Athol Distillery for a tour and a tasting. Discover the rich history and folklore of Edinburgh on a walking tour with a local guide. Trip Highlights: Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery is one of the oldest working distilleries in Scotland. After enjoying a leisurely conducted tour, you can mull over the distinctive character of the finished article as you sip your dram of Blair Athol 12 Year Old. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Loch Ness Cruise Loch Ness Cruise This large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands is approximately 23 miles long and forms part of the Caledonian Canal. It is the second largest Scottish loch by surface area at 21.8 square miles after Loch Lomond, but due to its great depth, it is the largest by volume. Loch Ness is best known for the alleged sightings of the legendary Loch Ness Monster, also known as "Nessie". Provand's Lordship Provand's Lordship The Provand's Lordship of Glasgow, Scotland, is a medieval-period historic house museum located at the top of Castle Street within sight of the Glasgow Cathedral and Glasgow Royal Infirmary, and next to the St Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art. St Andrews St Andrews Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Dining Experiences: Three dinners including a festive Scottish evening in Edinburgh. Hotels: GB-GLA-GTH Glasgow (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-EDI-MAR Edinburgh (2 nights)

2018 - 8 Day Scottish Dream

CIE Tours $1710 7 Details

2018 - 8 Day Scottish Dream Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018A Save 5% on our just-released 2018 holidays! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018A and pay a A$500 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 1800 502 911 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 29 to August 19 departures. Immerse yourself in farm life at Leault Farm to see how a farmer works with highly skilled dogs to herd sheep. Trip Highlights: Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery is one of the oldest working distilleries in Scotland. After enjoying a leisurely conducted tour, you can mull over the distinctive character of the finished article as you sip your dram of Blair Athol 12 Year Old. Blair Castle Blair Castle Blair Castle is nestled in the landscape of Highland Perthshire and has been home to 19 generations of Stewarts and Murrays of Atholl. Unique amongst Scottish castles, the story told here will take you from a visit by Mary Queen of Scots to the Civil War and from the Jacobite cause to the disaster of Culloden following Bonnie Prince Charlie's own stay in the castle. Culloden Battlefield Culloden Battlefield This is the site of the last land battle within the UK, in which King George II’s troops defeated Bonnie Prince Charlie and his Jacobite supporters in 1746; around 1200 people were reputedly killed. The Visitor Centre, opened in 2008, includes exhibitions, restaurant, shop and a landscaped roof platform for views over the battlefield. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Inveraray Castle Inveraray Castle Inveraray Castle is the ancestral home of the Duke of Argyll, Chief of the Clan Campbell and the iconic, must-see visitor attraction on the West Coast of Scotland. Isle of Skye Isle of Skye The Isle of Skye is the largest and most northerly island in Scotland’s Inner Hebrides. The island is dominated by the Cuillin Hills and is often referred to as the "Misty Isle". It is associated with Bonnie Prince Charlie who fled there after the Battle of Culloden. Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum The Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is a museum and art gallery in Glasgow, Scotland. It reopened in 2006 after a three-year refurbishment and since then has been one of Scotland's most popular visitor attractions. St Andrews St Andrews Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Dining Experiences: Six dinners including a festive Scottish evening in Edinburgh Hotels: GB-GLA-JIG Glasgow (1 night) GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (2 nights) GB-EDI-HOL Edinburgh (2 nights)

2017 - 13 Day Scottish Clans & Castles With London

CIE Tours $3336 12 Details

2017 - 13 Day Scottish Clans & Castles with London Scottish Dinner with Piper & Music Scottish Dinner with Piper & Music Sit down to a dinner of Welsh specialties which is then followed by a lively show with singing, storytelling and some traditional music. Loch Katrine & Loch Ness Cruise Loch Katrine & Loch Ness Cruise Isle of Skye & Trotternish Peninsula Isle of Skye & Trotternish Peninsula St Andrews - Home of Golf St Andrews - Home of Golf Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Palace of Holyroodhouse Palace of Holyroodhouse Train Ride over Glenfinnan Viaduct Train Ride over Glenfinnan Viaduct Stirling, Eilean Donan and Urquhart Castle Visits London with Independent Sightseeing 2 or 3 nights in all locations Hotels: Superior First Class GB-DRY-WIN Drymen near Glasgow (2 nights) GB-RSS-THE near Kyle of Lochalsh (2 nights) GB-INV-GLN Inverness (3 nights) GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-LON-PRV London (3 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 12 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 8 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - 7 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tours of St Andrews and Edinburgh Loch Katrine steamboat cruise & Loch Ness scenic cruise Ferry from the Isle of Skye Highland train ride on the Glenfinnan Viaduct Inverness walking tour Speyside Distillery whisky tasting and tour Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on Jul 27 to Aug 17 departures Train from Edinburgh to London and transfer between hotels and station in Edinburgh and London London open-top bus tour for 48 hours with Tower of London or Kensington Palace visit Visits and admissions to Stirling Castle, Eilean Donan Castle, Dunvegan Castle, Kilt Rock, Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle, Urquhart Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Brodie Castle, St Andrews and Palace of Holyroodhouse Headsets for walking tours Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 17 Day Scottish & Irish Glens

CIE Tours $4454 16 Details

2017 - 17 Day Scottish & Irish Glens Traditional Scottish & Irish Dinner/Shows Traditional Scottish & Irish Dinner/Shows Two evenings with dinner and lively entertainment are featured in Edinburgh and Dublin to bring you great meals with local specialties and a flavor for the best songs, humor and dancing. Medieval Castle Banquet Medieval Castle Banquet You are transported back in time for medieval-style dining with a mead reception, a four course feast, and of course good wine. The entertainment is provided by the world-renowned entertainers and is a fitting compliment to the feast. Eilean Donan Castle Eilean Donan Castle This iconic castle is surrounded by majestic scenery. The first fortified castle was built in the mid 13th century and re-built through the centuries. Partially destroyed in a Jacobite uprising in 1719, Eilean Donan lay in ruins for the best part of 200 years. It took 20 years to restore from 1912 until its opening to the public in 1932. Isle of Skye Isle of Skye The Isle of Skye is the largest and most northerly island in Scotland’s Inner Hebrides. The island is dominated by the Cuillin Hills and is often referred to as the "Misty Isle". It is associated with Bonnie Prince Charlie who fled there after the Battle of Culloden. Stay 2-Nights on Isle of Orkney Stay 2-Nights on Isle of Orkney Experience island life on the largest island of the Orkneys and enjoy the majestic and historic sights throughout the island. Stay in the capital, Kirkwall, where you will have free time to browse around on your own and dine independently. Ring of Kerry Tour Ring of Kerry One of Ireland’s most popular circular drives around the Iveragh Peninsula, starting and ending in Killarney. The 100-mile route of ever-changing scenery of mountains and shoreline combined with varying weather conditions ensures splendid views. Cliffs of Moher Cliffs of Moher One of Ireland’s top visitor attractions, the cliffs are 700 feet high and extend for 5 miles over the Atlantic Ocean on the western seaboard of County Clare. O’Brien’s Tower stands proudly on a headland and one can see the Aran Islands, Galway Bay and Connemara. The cliffs are home to major colonies of cliff nesting seabirds. Hotels: First Class & Highland GB-DRY-WIN Drymen, near Glasgow (2 nights) GB-RSS-THE near Kyle of Lochalsh (2 nights) GB-ULL-TRH Ullapool (1 night) GB-ORK-KIR or GB-KIO-AYR Kirkwall (2 nights) GB-INV-COL Inverness (2 nights) GB-EDI-AIT Edinburgh (2 nights) IE-DUB-BHB Dublin (2 nights) IE-KER-KTH Killarney (2 nights) IE-CLA-BCA Bunratty (1 night) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 16 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 12 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Merry Ploughboy Pub dinner and traditional show - Bunratty or Knappogue Castle Medieval Banquet - 9 table d'hote dinners 2 lunches (L) Welcome get-together drink Tour of Edinburgh and Dublin Loch Katrine steamboat cruise and cruise on Loch Ness Round trip ferry rides to Isles of Arran, Orkney, from Scotland to Ireland and across the River Shannon Isle of Arran Distillery whisky tasting and tour Sheepdog trials in Scotland & Ireland Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 29 to August 14 departures Dublin open-top bus tour with a visit to Guinness Storehouse or General Post Office Museum Visits and admissions to Eilean Donan Castle, Dunvegan Castle, Kilt Rock, Inverewe Gardens, John o’Groats, Skara Brae, Ring of Brodgar, St Magnus Cathedral, Italian Chapel, Dunrobin Castle, Urquhart Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, St Andrews, Edinburgh Castle, Titanic Belfast, Dublin Castle, Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills, Skellig Experience and Cliffs of Moher Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 15 Day British & Irish Grandeur

CIE Tours $3446 14 Details

2017 - 15 Day British & Irish Grandeur Scottish and Welsh Evenings with Local Foods and Music Scottish and Welsh Evenings with Local Foods and Music Sit down to a dinner of Welsh specialties which is then followed by a lively show with singing, storytelling and some traditional music. Taylor's Three Rock Pub Taylor's Three Rock Pub Start with a 4-course dinner including an Irish coffee and the sparkling entertainment show features Noel V Ginnity’s best-loved of all Irish Cabaret acts, plus a host of the top selection of Irish entertainment. Hampton Court Palace Hampton Court Palace Discover the magnificence of Hampton Court Palace, Henry VIII's favorite royal residence, which he re-built to accommodate his vast court. Move at your own pace through the breath-taking grandeur of Henry's State Rooms, vast Tudor kitchens and more. York Minster York Minster This is the second largest Gothic cathedral of Northern Europe. Building began in about 1230 and completed in 1472. Its stained glass windows are magnificent, especially the 15th century Great East Window, which is the largest example of medieval stained glass in the world and the Rose Window. Giant's Causeway Giant's Causeway To stroll on the basalt columns of the Giant’s Causeway is to voyage back in time. The rugged symmetry of the columns never fails to intrigue and inspire visitors. In 1986 the Causeway was designated a World Heritage site and a comprehensive visitor centre tells about its geology. Kiss The Blarney Stone Kiss The Blarney Stone Built nearly 600 years ago by one of Ireland’s greatest chieftains, Cormac MacCarthy, this stronghold has been attracting attention ever since. Millions have flocked to Blarney to kiss the legendary Stone of Eloquence, found at the top of the tower, making it one of Ireland’s greatest treasures. Roman Baths Roman Baths Around Britain’s only hot springs, the Romans built the finest religious spa in northern Europe. This great temple and bathing complex still flows with natural hot water. See extensive remains and a Roman museum of international significance as well as the 18th century Regency influence Stonehenge Stonehenge Stonehenge is probably the most important prehistoric monument in Britain. The circle of vast monoliths date from about 3,100 B.C. and are built from bluestone, sarson and Welsh sandstone. It is aligned with the summer solstice and is believed to have been built for lunar and solar worship. Hotels: Deluxe & Superior First Class: GB-LON-PRB London (2 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (1 night) GB-EDI-MHH Near Edinburgh (2 nights) NI-DOW-CUL Belfast (1 night) IE-DUB-RMA Dublin (2 nights) IE-KER-KPL Killarney (2 nights) IE-WAT-GRH Waterford (1 night) GB-CDI-RAD Cardiff (1 night) GB-LON-PRB London (2 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 14 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 8 dinners (D) including - Welcome dinner in London - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Taylor’s Three Rock Pub dinner and traditional show - Welsh Evening in Cardiff - 4 table d'hote dinners 1 lunch (L) Welcome get-together drink Tours of London, Edinburgh, Belfast and Dublin Walking tours of Cambridge, York, Derry, Dublin’s Trinity College and Waterford Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 06 to 20 departures Ferry rides between Britain & Ireland Sheepdog trials London open-top bus tour with Tower of London or Kensington Palace visit Oyster card – a pass valid on all public transportation in London Visits and admissions to Hampton Court Palace, York Minster, Alnwick Castle & Garden, Edinburgh Castle, Titanic Belfast, Giant’s Causeway, Book of Kells at Trinity College, Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills, Jameson Experience, House of Waterford Crystal, Cardiff Castle, Roman Baths & Pump Room and Stonehenge Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2018 - 10 Day Scottish Clans & Castles

CIE Tours $2265 9 Details

2018 - 10 Day Scottish Clans & Castles Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018U Save 5% on our just-released 2018 holidays! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018U and pay a £300 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 0800 680 0611 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 26 to Aug 16 departures. Go behind the scenes at one of Scotland’s famous distilleries for a tour and a tasting. Experience the stunning scenery of the highlands during a train ride on the Glenfinnan Viaduct. Trip Highlights: Brodie Castle Brodie Castle Step back in time to the castle’s glory days, when the Brodie family were one of Scotland’s most prominent families. Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle Armadale Castle is a ruined country house in Armadale, Skye, former home of the MacDonalds. A mansion house was first built here around 1790. Culloden Battlefield Culloden Battlefield This is the site of the last land battle within the UK, in which King George II’s troops defeated Bonnie Prince Charlie and his Jacobite supporters in 1746; around 1200 people were reputedly killed. The Visitor Centre, opened in 2008, includes exhibitions, restaurant, shop and a landscaped roof platform for views over the battlefield. Doune Castle Doune Castle Doune Castle is a medieval stronghold near the village of Doune, in the Stirling district of central Scotland. The castle is sited on a wooded bend where the Ardoch Burn flows into the River Teith. Dunvegan Castle Dunvegan Castle This oldest continuously inhabited castle in Scotland has been the stronghold of the Chiefs of MacLeod for nearly 800 years, surviving clan battles and profound social and political changes. Within Dunvegan’s stately halls are priceless heirlooms, some of which have descended through the hands of the Chiefs of MacLeod since medieval times. Eilean Donan Castle Eilean Donan Castle This iconic castle is surrounded by majestic scenery. The first fortified castle was built in the mid 13th century and re-built through the centuries. Partially destroyed in a Jacobite uprising in 1719, Eilean Donan lay in ruins for the best part of 200 years. It took 20 years to restore from 1912 until its opening to the public in 1932. Isle of Skye Isle of Skye The Isle of Skye is the largest and most northerly island in Scotland’s Inner Hebrides. The island is dominated by the Cuillin Hills and is often referred to as the "Misty Isle". It is associated with Bonnie Prince Charlie who fled there after the Battle of Culloden. Palace of Holyroodhouse Palace of Holyroodhouse The Palace of Holyroodhouse, commonly referred to as Holyrood Palace, is the official residence of the British monarch in Scotland. Stirling Castle Stirling Castle Stirling Castle is a great symbol of Scottish independence and a source of national pride. The Castle's long, turbulent history is associated with great figures from Scotland’s past such as "Braveheart" William Wallace & Mary Queen of Scots. Dining Experiences: Eight dinners including a festive Scottish evening in Edinburgh Hotels: GB-DRY-WIN Drymen near Glasgow (2 nights) GB-RSS-THE near Kyle of Lochalsh (2 nights) GB-INV-GLN Inverness (3 nights) GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (2 nights)

2017 - 8 Day Scottish Dream

CIE Tours $1864 7 Details

2017 - 8 Day Scottish Dream Scottish Evening in Edinburgh Scottish Evening in Edinburgh This fun evening starts with a 4-course dinner where you can sample the traditional Scottish dish of haggis, neaps and tatties. Then the music, dance and storytelling begins and offers you an insight into many aspects of Scottish life. Loch Lomond Scenic Cruise Loch Lomond Scenic Cruise This large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands is approximately 23 miles long and forms part of the Caledonian Canal. It is the second largest Scottish loch by surface area at 21.8 square miles after Loch Lomond, but due to its great depth, it is the largest by volume. Loch Ness is best known for the alleged sightings of the legendary Loch Ness Monster, also known as "Nessie". Isle of Skye Isle of Skye The Isle of Skye is the largest and most northerly island in Scotland’s Inner Hebrides. The island is dominated by the Cuillin Hills and is often referred to as the "Misty Isle". It is associated with Bonnie Prince Charlie who fled there after the Battle of Culloden. Culloden Battlefield Culloden Battlefield This is the site of the last land battle within the UK, in which King George II’s troops defeated Bonnie Prince Charlie and his Jacobite supporters in 1746; around 1200 people were reputedly killed. The Visitor Centre, opened in 2008, includes exhibitions, restaurant, shop and a landscaped roof platform for views over the battlefield. St Andrews St Andrews Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery is one of the oldest working distilleries in Scotland. After enjoying a leisurely conducted tour, you can mull over the distinctive character of the finished article as you sip your dram of Blair Athol 12 Year Old. Hotels: Superior First Class Hotels GB-GLA-JIG Glasgow (1 night) GB-ARY-BAL Ballachulish or GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (2 nights) GB-EDI-HOL Edinburgh or GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (2 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 7 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 6 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - 5 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tours of Glasgow, St Andrews and Edinburgh Loch Lomond scenic cruise Ferry to the Isle of Skye Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm Blair Athol Distillery whisky tasting and tour Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 30 to August 20 departures Visits and admissions to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Inveraray Castle, Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Blair Castle, Glamis Castle, St Andrews and Edinburgh Castle Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 8 Day English & Scottish Discovery

CIE Tours $1868 7 Details

2017 - 8 Day English & Scottish Discovery Scottish Evening in Edinburgh Scottish Evening in Edinburgh A ceilidh is an informal musical evening which will enhance your Scottish experience as you find out about local traditional tunes and musical instruments. St Pauls Cathedral St Pauls Cathedral The present cathedral, built by Britain's most famous architect Sir Christopher Wren, is at least the fourth to have stood on the site. It was built between 1675 and 1710 and services began in 1697. See the breathtaking view of the Nave and the many treasures contained within the walls of the cathedral. Beatles' Tour Beatles' Tour Located on the waterfront in the Fab Four's hometown of Liverpool, the award-winning Beatles Story museum is an atmospheric journey into their life, times, culture and music. See how four young lads from Liverpool were propelled to the dizzy heights of worldwide fame and fortune to become the greatest band of all time. St Andrews Walking Tour St Andrews Walking Tour Take a gentle walk around the central parts of St Andrews. While best known as the home of golf, this city is home to Scotland’s oldest university and has an interesting ruined cathedral. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Loch Lomond Scenic Cruise Loch Lomond Scenic Cruise The largest lake in Scotland, Loch Lomond is a freshwater loch lying on the boundary between the lowlands of Central Scotland and the Highlands. Ben Lomond lies on the eastern shore 3,195 feet in height and the most southerly of the Scottish Munro peaks. Hotels: Superior First Class Hotels GB-LON-PRB London (2 nights) GB-LIV-HIL Liverpool (1 night) GB-EDI-MHH Uphall, near Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-INV-COL Inverness (1 night) GB-GLA-MAR Glasgow (1 night) Tour includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 7 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 5 dinners (D) including - Welcome dinner in London - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - 3 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tours of London, Stratford-upon-Avon, Edinburgh and Glasgow London open-top bus tour with Tower of London or Kensington Palace visit Beatles Tour of Liverpool St Andrews walking tour Loch Lomond scenic cruise Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 04 to 18 departures Visits and admissions to St Paul’s Cathedral, Dove Cottage, Famous Blacksmith’s Shop at Gretna Green, Edinburgh Castle and St Andrews Cathedral Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 12 Day Scottish Isles & Glens

CIE Tours $2798 11 Details

2017 - 12 Day Scottish Isles & Glens Scottish Evening in Edinburgh Scottish Evening in Edinburgh This fun evening starts with a 4-course dinner where you can sample the traditional Scottish dish of haggis, neaps and tatties. Then the music, dance and storytelling begins and offers you an insight into many aspects of Scottish life. Eilean Donan Castle Eilean Donan Castle This iconic castle is surrounded by majestic scenery. The first fortified castle was built in the mid 13th century and re-built through the centuries. Partially destroyed in a Jacobite uprising in 1719, Eilean Donan lay in ruins for the best part of 200 years. It took 20 years to restore from 1912 until its opening to the public in 1932. Two-Night Stay on Isle of Orkney Two-Night Stay on Isle of Orkney Experience island life on the largest island of the Orkneys and enjoy the majestic and historic sights throughout the island. Stay in the capital, Kirkwall, where you will have free time to browse around on your own and dine independently. 5,000-Year-Old Village of Skara Brae 5,000-Year-Old Village of Skara Brae These 5,000-year-old ruins are of an incredibly well preserved stone settlement containing an intricate maze of dwellings. The site was revealed in 1850 by a violent storm and is now one of the most famous Neolithic sites in Northern Europe. Mount Stuart House on Isle of Bute Magnificent Highland Scenic Drives Magnificent Highland Scenic Drives The northern part of Scotland is called the Highlands and provides wonderful scenic views as you travel through the high mountains, many of them covered in heather, or along rugged coastal routes. Hotels: First Class & Highland GB-DRY-WIN Drymen, near Glasgow (2 nights) GB-RSS-THE near Kyle of Lochalsh (2 nights) GB-ULL-TRH Ullapool (1 night) GB-ORK-KIR or GB-KIO-AYR Kirkwall (2 nights) GB-INV-COL Inverness (2 nights) GB-EDI-AIT Edinburgh (2 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 11 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 9 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - 8 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tour of Edinburgh Loch Katrine steamboat cruise and cruise on Loch Ness Ferry rides to Isles of Arran and Orkney Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm Blair Athol Distillery whisky tasting and tour Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 29 to August 14 departures Visits and admissions to Mount Stuart House, Eilean Donan Castle, Dunvegan Castle, Kilt Rock, Inverewe Gardens, John o’Groats, Skara Brae, Ring of Brodgar, St Magnus Cathedral, Italian Chapel, Dunrobin Castle, Urquhart Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre and Edinburgh Castle Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies  

2018 - 12 Day Scottish Isles & Glens

CIE Tours $2800 11 Details

2018 - 12 Day Scottish Isles & Glens Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018C Save 5% on our just-released 2018 vacations! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018C and pay a C$500 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 800-243-8687 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 28 to August 13 departures. Enjoy dinner on board a ferry as you cruise to the Isles of Orkney. Board the classic and elegant steamship the Sir Walter Scott for a picturesque cruise of Loch Katrine. Trip Highlights: Inverewe Gardens Inverewe Gardens Inverewe Garden is a botanical garden in the Scottish Highlands. It is located just to the north of Poolewe in Wester Ross, and is noted for the breadth of its collection. Isle of Orkney Isle of Orkney Experience island life on the largest island of the Orkneys and enjoy the majestic and historic sights throughout the island. Stay in the capital, Kirkwall, where you will have free time to browse around on your own and dine independently. John o’Groats John o’Groats John o' Groats is a village lying 2.5 miles NE of the village of Canisbay, Caithness, in the far north of Scotland. Kilt Rock Kilt Rock One of these is the magnificent 90 meter Kilt Rock, which looks strikingly similar to a pleated kilt. Made up of basalt columns resting on a sandstone base, one might even say that the colors of the rock formation appear almost tartan. Loch Ness Cruise Loch Ness Cruise This large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands is approximately 23 miles long and forms part of the Caledonian Canal. It is the second largest Scottish loch by surface area at 21.8 square miles after Loch Lomond, but due to its great depth, it is the largest by volume. Loch Ness is best known for the alleged sightings of the legendary Loch Ness Monster, also known as "Nessie". Ring of Brodgar Ring of Brodgar The Ring of Brodgar is a Neolithic henge and stone circle about 6 miles north-east of Stromness on the Mainland, the largest island in Orkney, Scotland. It is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site known as the Heart of Neolithic Orkney. Skara Brae Skara Brae These 5,000-year-old ruins are of an incredibly well preserved stone settlement containing an intricate maze of dwellings. The site was revealed in 1850 by a violent storm and is now one of the most famous Neolithic sites in Northern Europe. Urquhart Castle Urquhart Castle Urquhart Castle sits beside Loch Ness in the Highlands of Scotland. The castle is on the A82 road, 21 kilometres south-west of Inverness and 2 kilometres east of the village of Drumnadrochit. Dining Experiences: Nine dinners including a festive Scottish evening in Edinburgh Hotels: GB-DRY-WIN Drymen, near Glasgow (2 nights) GB-RSS-THE near Kyle of Lochalsh (2 nights) GB-ULL-TRH Ullapool (1 night) GB-KIO-AYR Kirkwall (2 nights) GB-INV-COL Inverness (2 nights) GB-EDI-AIT Edinburgh (2 nights)

2018 - 10 Day Essence Of Britain & Ireland

CIE Tours $2685 9 Details

2018 - 10 Day Essence of Britain & Ireland Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018C Save 5% on our just-released 2018 vacations! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018C and pay a C$500 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 800-243-8687 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 3 to August 17 departures. Immerse yourself in country life as you watch a farmer work with highly skilled dogs to herd sheep and enjoy fresh baked scones with tea. Trip Highlights: Cardiff Castle Cardiff Castle Cardiff Castle is one of Wales’ leading heritage attractions and a site of international significance. Located within beautiful parklands at the heart of the capital, Cardiff Castle’s walls and fairytale towers conceal 2,000 years of history. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Glasnevin Cemetery Museum Glasnevin Cemetery Museum Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, both the guardian and storyteller for over 1.5 million people. From the ordinary to the truly extraordinary, these people helped shape the Ireland of today. We want to share their stories and times with you through tours of the cemetery, a visit to the museum or through a genealogy search for your family history. House of Waterford Crystal House of Waterford Crystal Tour this working factory to see all stages of production from craftspeople forming molten glass to the intricate cutting and polishing. At the end of the tour view magnificent trophies and the opulent retail store housing the largest collection of Waterford Crystal in the world. Roman Baths & Pump Room Roman Baths & Pump Room Around Britain’s only hot springs, the Romans built the finest religious spa in northern Europe. This great temple and bathing complex still flows with natural hot water. See extensive remains and a Roman museum of international significance as well as the 18th century Regency influence Shakespeare’s Birthplace Shakespeare’s Birthplace This carefully restored 16th century half-timbered house in Stratford-upon-Avon is where William Shakespeare was born in 1564 and spent his childhood years. See an exhibition on Shakespeare and his times before walking through the house, now restored to look at it would have been in his day. Stonehenge Stonehenge Stonehenge is probably the most important prehistoric monument in Britain. The circle of vast monoliths date from about 3,100 B.C. and are built from bluestone, sarson and Welsh sandstone. It is aligned with the summer solstice and is believed to have been built for lunar and solar worship. York Minster York Minster This is the second largest Gothic cathedral of Northern Europe. Building began in about 1230 and completed in 1472. Its stained glass windows are magnificent, especially the 15th century Great East Window, which is the largest example of medieval stained glass in the world and the Rose Window. Dining Experiences: Six dinners including a welcome dinner in London, a Welsh Evening in Cardiff, and Merry Ploughboy Pub dinner with a lively show. Hotels: GB-LON-MAR London (1 night) GB-CDI-RAD Cardiff (1 night) IE-WAT-GRH Waterford (1 night) IE-DUB-NST Dublin (2 nights) GB-EDI-JUR Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (1 night) GB-LON-REV London (1 night)

2017 - 12 Day Great British Cities With Paris

CIE Tours $3116 11 Details

2017 - 12 Day Great British Cities with Paris Four Great Cities – Edinburgh, York & London Scottish Evening St Andrews - Home of Golf St Andrews - Home of Golf Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Pub Dinner in York Historic Train Ride Historic Train Ride Shakespeare’s Birthplace Shakespeare’s Birthplace This carefully restored 16th century half-timbered house in Stratford-upon-Avon is where William Shakespeare was born in 1564 and spent his childhood years. See an exhibition on Shakespeare and his times before walking through the house, now restored to look at it would have been in his day. Paris with Independent Sightseeing Hotels: Superior First Class GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (3 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (2 nights) GB-LON-DOU London (3 nights) FR-PAR-BWO Paris (3 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 11 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 4 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Tavern in Edinburgh - Historic Pub in York - 1 table d'hote dinner Tours of Edinburgh and London Walking tours of St Andrews, York and Whitby Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 6 to 20 departures North Yorkshire Moors Railway vintage train ride London open-top bus tour Eurostar train from London to Paris and transfer between hotels and station in London and Paris Paris open-top bus tour for 24 hours Visits and admissions to Edinburgh Castle, St Andrews Cathedral, St Andrews Castle, York Minster, Castle Howard, Shakespeare’s Birthplace and Tower of London Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 11 Day Scottish Dream With London

CIE Tours $2806 10 Details

2017 - 11 Day Scottish Dream with London Scottish Evening in Edinburgh Scottish Evening in Edinburgh This fun evening starts with a 4-course dinner where you can sample the traditional Scottish dish of haggis, neaps and tatties. Then the music, dance and storytelling begins and offers you an insight into many aspects of Scottish life. Loch Lomond Scenic Cruise Loch Lomond Scenic Cruise This large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands is approximately 23 miles long and forms part of the Caledonian Canal. It is the second largest Scottish loch by surface area at 21.8 square miles after Loch Lomond, but due to its great depth, it is the largest by volume. Loch Ness is best known for the alleged sightings of the legendary Loch Ness Monster, also known as "Nessie". Isle of Skye Isle of Skye The Isle of Skye is the largest and most northerly island in Scotland’s Inner Hebrides. The island is dominated by the Cuillin Hills and is often referred to as the "Misty Isle". It is associated with Bonnie Prince Charlie who fled there after the Battle of Culloden. Culloden Battlefield Culloden Battlefield This is the site of the last land battle within the UK, in which King George II’s troops defeated Bonnie Prince Charlie and his Jacobite supporters in 1746; around 1200 people were reputedly killed. The Visitor Centre, opened in 2008, includes exhibitions, restaurant, shop and a landscaped roof platform for views over the battlefield. St Andrews St Andrews Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Blair Athol Distillery London with Independent Sightseeing Hotels: Superior First Class Hotels GB-GLA-JIG Glasgow (1 night) GB-ARY-BAL Ballachulish or GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (2 nights) GB-EDI-HOL Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-LON-PRB London (3 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 10 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 6 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - 5 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tours of Glasgow, St Andrews and Edinburgh Loch Lomond scenic cruise Ferry to the Isle of Skye Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm Blair Athol Distillery whisky tasting and tour Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 30 to August 20 departures Train from Edinburgh to London and transfer between hotels and station in Edinburgh and London London open-top bus tour for 48 hours with Tower of London or Kensington Palace visit Visits and admissions to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Inveraray Castle, Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Blair Castle, Glamis Castle, St Andrews and Edinburgh Castle Headsets for walking tours Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 15 Day Highlights Of Britain

CIE Tours $3684 14 Details

2017 - 15 Day Highlights of Britain Scottish & Welsh Dinned/Shows Scottish & Welsh Dinned/Shows Sit down to a dinner of Welsh specialties which is then followed by a lively show with singing, storytelling and some traditional music. Windsor Castle Windsor Castle Windsor Castle is an official residence of The Queen and the largest occupied castle in the world. A Royal home and fortress for over 900 years, the Castle remains a working palace today. Walk through the many courtyards to visit the magnificent staterooms and St. George’s Chapel. Stonehenge Stonehenge Stonehenge is probably the most important prehistoric monument in Britain. The circle of vast monoliths date from about 3,100 B.C. and are built from bluestone, sarson and Welsh sandstone. It is aligned with the summer solstice and is believed to have been built for lunar and solar worship. Explore Devon & Cornwall Explore Devon & Cornwall Devon and Cornwall are located in the southwest corner of England and offer everything from cosy villages to vast golden beaches sand and Dartmoor’s wild expanses of moorland. Land’s End is the most southwesterly point of the British mainland. St Andrews - Home of Golf St Andrews - Home of Golf Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Three-Night Stays in Plymouth, Edinburgh & London Hotels: Superior First Class GB-BKS-CAS Windsor (1 night) GB-PLY-DUK Plymouth (3 nights) GB-CDI-MAL Cardiff (1 night) GB-CHH-CAR Near Chester (2 nights) GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (3 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (2 nights) GB-LON-DOU London (2 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 14 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 10 dinners (D) including - Welcome dinner in Windsor - Cardiff Castle Welsh Banquet - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Tavern in Edinburgh - Historic Pub in York - 5 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tours of Cardiff, Edinburgh and London Walking tours of Windsor, Shrewsbury, Conwy, Chester, St Andrews, York and Whitby Boat trip to Royal William Yard Sheepdog trials in North Wales Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 30 to August 13 departures Ghost walking tour of York Cream tea at Castle Howard North Yorkshire Moors Railway vintage train ride Visits and admissions to Windsor Castle, Stonehenge, Bodmin Moor, Lanhydrock House, Land’s End, Minack Theatre, Roman Baths and Pump Room, Cardiff Castle, Famous Blacksmith’s Shop at Gretna Green, Edinburgh Castle, St Andrews Cathedral, St Andrews Castle, York Minster, Castle Howard, Shakespeare’s Birthplace and Tower of London Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2018 - 11 Day Scottish Clans & Castles

CIE Tours $2575 10 Details

2018 - 11 Day Scottish Clans & Castles Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018C Save 5% on our just-released 2018 vacations! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018C and pay a C$500 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 800-243-8687 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 26 to Aug 16 departures. Go behind the scenes at one of Scotland’s famous distilleries for a tour and a tasting. Experience the stunning scenery of the highlands during a train ride on the Glenfinnan Viaduct. Trip Highlights: Brodie Castle Brodie Castle Step back in time to the castle’s glory days, when the Brodie family were one of Scotland’s most prominent families. Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle Armadale Castle is a ruined country house in Armadale, Skye, former home of the MacDonalds. A mansion house was first built here around 1790. Culloden Battlefield Culloden Battlefield This is the site of the last land battle within the UK, in which King George II’s troops defeated Bonnie Prince Charlie and his Jacobite supporters in 1746; around 1200 people were reputedly killed. The Visitor Centre, opened in 2008, includes exhibitions, restaurant, shop and a landscaped roof platform for views over the battlefield. Doune Castle Doune Castle Doune Castle is a medieval stronghold near the village of Doune, in the Stirling district of central Scotland. The castle is sited on a wooded bend where the Ardoch Burn flows into the River Teith. Dunvegan Castle Dunvegan Castle This oldest continuously inhabited castle in Scotland has been the stronghold of the Chiefs of MacLeod for nearly 800 years, surviving clan battles and profound social and political changes. Within Dunvegan’s stately halls are priceless heirlooms, some of which have descended through the hands of the Chiefs of MacLeod since medieval times. Eilean Donan Castle Eilean Donan Castle This iconic castle is surrounded by majestic scenery. The first fortified castle was built in the mid 13th century and re-built through the centuries. Partially destroyed in a Jacobite uprising in 1719, Eilean Donan lay in ruins for the best part of 200 years. It took 20 years to restore from 1912 until its opening to the public in 1932. Isle of Skye Isle of Skye The Isle of Skye is the largest and most northerly island in Scotland’s Inner Hebrides. The island is dominated by the Cuillin Hills and is often referred to as the "Misty Isle". It is associated with Bonnie Prince Charlie who fled there after the Battle of Culloden. Palace of Holyroodhouse Palace of Holyroodhouse The Palace of Holyroodhouse, commonly referred to as Holyrood Palace, is the official residence of the British monarch in Scotland. Stirling Castle Stirling Castle Stirling Castle is a great symbol of Scottish independence and a source of national pride. The Castle's long, turbulent history is associated with great figures from Scotland’s past such as "Braveheart" William Wallace & Mary Queen of Scots. Dining Experiences: Eight dinners including a festive Scottish evening in Edinburgh Hotels: GB-DRY-WIN Drymen near Glasgow (2 nights) GB-RSS-THE near Kyle of Lochalsh (2 nights) GB-INV-GLN Inverness (3 nights) GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (3 nights)

2018 - 16 Day Highlights Of Britain

CIE Tours $4035 15 Details

2018 - 16 Day Highlights of Britain Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018A Save 5% on our just-released 2018 holidays! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018A and pay a A$500 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 1800 502 911 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 29 to August 12 departures. Step back in time when you visit a North Yorkshire Moors Railway Station -- each station represents a different steam era. See Yorkshire’s amazing scenery as you travel by vintage locomotive. See Plymouth Hoe by sea as you take a short boat trip to Royal William Yard, host to a variety of restaurants and bars, each with their own unique vibe. Trip Highlights: Castle Howard Castle Howard Home to the Howard family for over 300 years, Castle Howard is a magnificent 18th century residence set within 1,000 acres of breathtaking landscape in the Howardian Hills. Enjoy world-renowned collections, stunning architecture, fascinating tours and inspiring stories. Famous Blacksmith’s Shop at Gretna Green Famous Blacksmith’s Shop at Gretna Green For over 250 years Gretna Green in Scotland has been the name synonymous with romance and weddings. Hear the story of Gretna Green and the history of weddings inside the fascinating exhibition and enjoy a snack or lunch and shop for quality souvenirs. Lanhydrock House Lanhydrock House Tour this magnificent late Victorian country house with gardens to discover two sides of Victorian life: 'below stairs' in the kitchens, nurseries and servants' quarters to the luxurious family areas, elegant dining room and spacious bedrooms ‘upstairs’ living. North Yorkshire Steam Vintage Train North Yorkshire Steam Vintage Train The North Yorkshire Moors Railway provides some 18 miles of preserved steam railway running through the spectacular scenery of the North Yorkshire Moors. Roman Baths & Pump Room Roman Baths & Pump Room Around Britain’s only hot springs, the Romans built the finest religious spa in northern Europe. This great temple and bathing complex still flows with natural hot water. See extensive remains and a Roman museum of international significance as well as the 18th century Regency influence Shakespeare’s Birthplace Shakespeare’s Birthplace This carefully restored 16th century half-timbered house in Stratford-upon-Avon is where William Shakespeare was born in 1564 and spent his childhood years. See an exhibition on Shakespeare and his times before walking through the house, now restored to look at it would have been in his day. Stonehenge Stonehenge Stonehenge is probably the most important prehistoric monument in Britain. The circle of vast monoliths date from about 3,100 B.C. and are built from bluestone, sarson and Welsh sandstone. It is aligned with the summer solstice and is believed to have been built for lunar and solar worship. St Andrews St Andrews Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Tower of London Tower of London Founded in 1066 as part of the Norman Conquest of England, the tower has played an important part in English history for the past millennium. See the White Tower, dating from 1078, view the priceless Crown Jewels and learn about all the monarchs associated with the Tower. Windsor Castle Windsor Castle Windsor Castle is an official residence of The Queen and the largest occupied castle in the world. A Royal home and fortress for over 900 years, the Castle remains a working palace today. Walk through the many courtyards to visit the magnificent staterooms and St. George’s Chapel. Dining Experiences: Ten dinners including a welcome dinner in Windsor, a Cardiff Castle Welsh banquet, a festive Scottish evening in Edinburgh, a cozy tavern dinner in Edinburgh, and dinner at an historic pub in York Hotels: GB-BKS-CAS Windsor (1 night) GB-TAV-BED Plymouth (3 nights) GB-CDI-RAD Cardiff (1 night) GB-CHT-DOU Chester (2 nights) GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (3 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (2 nights) GB-LON-DOU London (3 nights)

2018 - 14 Day Rockin' Britain & Ireland

CIE Tours $3200 13 Details

2018 - 14 Day Rockin' Britain & Ireland Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018E Save 5% on our just-released 2018 holidays! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018E and pay a €400 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 353 1 703 1 888 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 3 to August 17. Get an insider’s perspective on the lives of the "Fab Four" as a local guide shows you around town focusing on places associated with The Beatles. Trip Highlights: British Music Experience British Music Experience The British Music Experience is the newest addition to Liverpool's colourful music offering, moving to its permanent home in the first-class passenger lounge of the iconic Cunard Building. Dalwhinnie Distillery Dalwhinnie Distillery Dalwhinnie Distillery, situated in the Highland village of Dalwhinnie in Scotland, produces Single Malt Scotch Whisky classified as a Highland Malt. Irish Rock'N'Roll Museum Experience Irish Rock'N'Roll Museum Experience Experience Irish Rock N Roll history, with a tour of a renowned venue and one of Ireland’s best loved rehearsal and recording complexes. Scone Palace Scone Palace Scone Palace was the crowning place of Scottish kings where Macbeth, Robert the Bruce and Charles II were once crowned. Scone breathes history like nowhere else in Scotland. It is the family home of the Earls of Mansfield and the ancient crowning place of Scottish kings on the stone of Scone. See where the Stone of Scone, known as the Stone of Destiny, once stood. It now resides in Edinburgh Castle. Titanic Belfast Titanic Belfast Opened in April 2012 to commemorate the centenary of the sinking of this iconic ship, this new visitor experience tells the story of the Titanic from conception and construction right through the maiden voyage and tragic ending. Tower of London Tower of London Founded in 1066 as part of the Norman Conquest of England, the tower has played an important part in English history for the past millennium. See the White Tower, dating from 1078, view the priceless Crown Jewels and learn about all the monarchs associated with the Tower. Tullamore Dew Distillery Tullamore Dew Distillery Discover Tullamore D.E.W. ... Take our tour and savour almost two centuries of our distillery’s history. Learn about the art of Irish whiskey-making and discover the secret that gives Tullamore D.E.W. its unique complexity. Dining Experiences: Eight dinners including a welcome dinner in London, a Scottish evening in Edinburgh, Glyde Inn, and Kate Kearney’s Cottage. Hotels: GB-LON-PRB London (2 nights) GB-LIV-HIL Liverpool (1 night) GB-EDI-MHH Uphall, near Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-INV-COL Inverness (1 night) GB-GLA-MAR Glasgow (1 night) IE-DUB-JCP Dublin (2 nights) IE-KER-TBR Killarney (2 nights) IE-GAL-MEY Galway (1 night) IE-DUB-FCA Killiney, Dublin (1 night)

2017 - 11 Day British & Irish Elegance

CIE Tours $2750 10 Details

2017 - 11 Day British & Irish Elegance Cardiff, Dublin & Edinburgh Dinner Shows Cardiff, Dublin & Edinburgh Dinner Shows Sit down to a dinner of Welsh specialties which is then followed by a lively show with singing, storytelling and some traditional music. Stonehenge Stonehenge Stonehenge is probably the most important prehistoric monument in Britain. The circle of vast monoliths date from about 3,100 B.C. and are built from bluestone, sarson and Welsh sandstone. It is aligned with the summer solstice and is believed to have been built for lunar and solar worship. Roman Baths & Pump Room Roman Baths & Pump Room Around Britain’s only hot springs, the Romans built the finest religious spa in northern Europe. This great temple and bathing complex still flows with natural hot water. See extensive remains and a Roman museum of international significance as well as the 18th century Regency influence House of Waterford Crystal House of Waterford Crystal Tour this working factory to see all stages of production from craftspeople forming molten glass to the intricate cutting and polishing. At the end of the tour view magnificent trophies and the opulent retail store housing the largest collection of Waterford Crystal in the world. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. York Minster York Minster This is the second largest Gothic cathedral of Northern Europe. Building began in about 1230 and completed in 1472. Its stained glass windows are magnificent, especially the 15th century Great East Window, which is the largest example of medieval stained glass in the world and the Rose Window. Shakespeare's Birthplace Shakespeare's Birthplace This carefully restored 16th century half-timbered house in Stratford-upon-Avon is where William Shakespeare was born in 1564 and spent his childhood years. See an exhibition on Shakespeare and his times before walking through the house, now restored to look at it would have been in his day. Hotels: Superior & First Class GB-LON-REG London (1 night) GB-CDI-RAD Cardiff (1 night) IE-WAT-GRH Waterford (1 night) IE-DUB-NST Dublin (2 nights) GB-EDI-VIL Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (1 night) GB-LON-REG London (2 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 10 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 6 dinners (D) including -  Welcome dinner in London -  Welsh Evening in Cardiff -  Merry Ploughboy Pub dinner and traditional show -  Scottish evening in Edinburgh -  2 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tours of London, Cardiff, Dublin and Edinburgh Walking tours of Waterford and York Round trip ferry transportation between Britain & Ireland Jerpoint Park Farm sheepdog trials with tea and scones Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 4 to 18 departures Dublin open-top bus tour with a visit to Guinness Storehouse or General Post Office Museum London open-top bus tour with Tower of London or Kensington Palace visit Visits and admissions to Stonehenge, Roman Baths & Pump Room, Cardiff Castle, House of Waterford Crystal, Glasnevin Museum, Edinburgh Castle, York Minster and Shakespeare’s Birthplace Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 15 Day Scottish Isles & Glens With London

CIE Tours $3808 14 Details

2017 - 15 Day Scottish Isles & Glens with London Scottish Evening in Edinburgh Scottish Evening in Edinburgh This fun evening starts with a 4-course dinner where you can sample the traditional Scottish dish of haggis, neaps and tatties. Then the music, dance and storytelling begins and offers you an insight into many aspects of Scottish life. Eilean Donan Castle Eilean Donan Castle This iconic castle is surrounded by majestic scenery. The first fortified castle was built in the mid 13th century and re-built through the centuries. Partially destroyed in a Jacobite uprising in 1719, Eilean Donan lay in ruins for the best part of 200 years. It took 20 years to restore from 1912 until its opening to the public in 1932. Two-Night Stay on Isle of Orkney Two-Night Stay on Isle of Orkney Experience island life on the largest island of the Orkneys and enjoy the majestic and historic sights throughout the island. Stay in the capital, Kirkwall, where you will have free time to browse around on your own and dine independently. 5,000-Year-Old Village of Skara Brae 5,000-Year-Old Village of Skara Brae These 5,000-year-old ruins are of an incredibly well preserved stone settlement containing an intricate maze of dwellings. The site was revealed in 1850 by a violent storm and is now one of the most famous Neolithic sites in Northern Europe. Mount Stuart House on Isle of Bute Magnificent Highland Scenic Drives Magnificent Highland Scenic Drives The northern part of Scotland is called the Highlands and provides wonderful scenic views as you travel through the high mountains, many of them covered in heather, or along rugged coastal routes. London with Independent Sightseeing Hotels: First Class & Highland GB-DRY-WIN Drymen, near Glasgow (2 nights) GB-RSS-THE near Kyle of Lochalsh (2 nights) GB-ULL-TRH Ullapool (1 night) GB-ORK-KIR or GB-KIO-ALB Kirkwall (2 nights) GB-INV-COL Inverness (2 nights) GB-EDI-AIT Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-LON-DOK London (3 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 14 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 9 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - 8 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tour of Edinburgh Cruises on Loch Katrine and Loch Ness Ferry rides to Isles of Bute and Orkney Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm Blair Athol Distillery whisky tasting and tour Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 29 to August 14 departures Train from Edinburgh to London and transfer between hotels and station in Edinburgh and London London open-top bus tour for 48 hours with Tower of London or Kensington Palace visit Visits and admissions to Mount Stuart House, Eilean Donan Castle, Dunvegan Castle, Kilt Rock, Inverewe Gardens, John O’Groats, Skara Brae, Ring of Brodgar, St Magnus Cathedral, Italian Chapel, Dunrobin Castle, Urquhart Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre and Edinburgh Castle Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies  

2017 - 16 Day Scottish & Irish Gold

CIE Tours $3498 15 Details

2017 - 16 Day Scottish & Irish Gold Scottish Evening in Edinburgh Scottish Evening in Edinburgh This fun evening starts with a 4-course dinner where you can sample the traditional Scottish dish of haggis, neaps and tatties. Then the music, dance and storytelling begins and offers you an insight into many aspects of Scottish life. Jarvey's Irish Night Jarvey's Irish Night Head to Muckross Park Hotel to their award-winning Irish Pub that is the perfect venue for a genuine Irish experience with superb food, followed by a great evening of traditional Irish music with the house band and the amazing Torc Irish Dancers. St Andrews St Andrews Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Whisky Tasting Whisky Tasting Scotland is world-famous for its whisky, which is distilled all around the country. Walk through a working distillery to view the many steps of how whiskey is produced from the simple ingredients of malted barley and water. Try a sample "wee dram" at the end of the tour. Cliffs of Moher Cliffs of Moher One of Ireland’s top visitor attractions, the cliffs are 700 feet high and extend for 5 miles over the Atlantic Ocean on the western seaboard of County Clare. O’Brien’s Tower stands proudly on a headland and one can see the Aran Islands, Galway Bay and Connemara. The cliffs are home to major colonies of cliff nesting seabirds. Clonmacnoise Monastic Site Clonmacnoise Monastic Site This great monastery was founded in 548 by St Ciaran and was a great centre of learning in medieval times. Many manuscripts were written there. Today see three high crosses and the ruins of a cathedral, seven churches and two round towers set on a mound beside the River Shannon. Farewell Dinner At O’Connell’s in Dublin Farewell Dinner At O’Connell’s in Dublin Enjoy a wonderful dining experience when you visit this popular and elegant restaurant in Donnybrook where good food rules. Watch a demonstration of bread-making and then enjoy it with your starter. Enjoy some mellow music while you savor the excellent cuisine. Hotels: Superior First Class Hotels GB-GLA-JIG Glasgow (1 night) GB-ARY-BAL Ballachulish or GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (2 night) GB-EDI-HOL Edinburgh or GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (2 nights) IE-DUB-RMA Dun Laoghaire, Dublin (1 night) IE-GAL-RSA Galway (2 nights) IE-KER-TMA Killarney (2 nights) IE-WAT-GRH Waterford (1 night) IE-DUB-BUR Dublin (2 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 15 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 10 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Jarvey's Irish Night - O’Connell’s Restaurant in Dublin - 7 table d'hote dinners 3 lunches (L) Welcome get-together drink Tours of Glasgow, St Andrews and Edinburgh Loch Lomond scenic cruise Ferries to the Isle of Skye, from Scotland to Ireland and across River Shannon Blair Athol Distillery whisky tasting and tour Reserved seats for Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 30 to August 20 departures Walking tours of Galway and Waterford Killary Fjord catamaran cruise Horse-drawn jaunting car ride in Killarney Irish coffee and music session at the Marine Bar in Dungarvan Dublin open-top bus tour with a visit to Guinness Storehouse or General Post Office Museum Visits and admissions to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Inveraray Castle, Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Blair Castle, Glamis Castle, St Andrews, Edinburgh Castle, Titanic Belfast, Clonmacnoise Monastic Site, Kylemore Abbey, Cliffs of Moher, Muckross House & Gardens, Skellig Experience, Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills, House of Waterford Crystal and Waterford’s Medieval Museum Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2018 - 15 Day British & Irish Grandeur

CIE Tours $3500 14 Details

2018 - 15 Day British & Irish Grandeur Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018C Save 5% on our just-released 2018 vacations! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018C and pay a C$500 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 800-243-8687 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 5 to August 19 departures. Step back in time and uncover a way of life from 100 years ago at the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum. Interact with costumed guides, wander through the beautiful parkland, and see demonstrations of traditional crafts Immerse yourself in country life as you watch a farmer work with highly skilled dogs to herd sheep Trip Highlights: Alnwick Alnwick Castle This is the second largest castle in Britain and proudly known as 'the Windsor of the North'. It has been home to the Duke of Northumberland's family, the Percys, through 700 years of drama, intrigue tragedy and romance. Tour magnificent chambers filled with priceless treasures. Book of Kells Book of Kells Visitors walk through the city-center campus of Trinity College to view this world-famous 9th century gospel manuscript housed in the magnificent Old Library. See the ’Turning Darkness into Light’ exhibition, the Book of Kells and other related manuscripts in the Treasury and the magnificent 18th century Long Room. Cardiff Castle Cardiff Castle Cardiff Castle is one of Wales’ leading heritage attractions and a site of international significance. Located within beautiful parklands at the heart of the capital, Cardiff Castle’s walls and fairytale towers conceal 2,000 years of history. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Giant's Causeway Giant's Causeway The Giant's Causeway, renowned for its hexagonal basalt columns, was created from a volcanic eruption 60 million years ago. It is Northern Ireland's only UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of Ireland's most popular visitor attractions. It is steeped in myth and legend, especially about the mighty giant, Finn McCool. Hampton Court Palace Hampton Court Palace Discover the magnificence of Hampton Court Palace, Henry VIII's favorite royal residence, which he re-built to accommodate his vast court. Move at your own pace through the breath-taking grandeur of Henry's State Rooms, vast Tudor kitchens and more. Jameson Experience Jameson Experience Come and experience a great evening of food, drink, music and entertainment. The Jameson "Barrelman" will be your host to welcome you and bring the story of Jameson whiskey to life. Sit down for a delicious four course meal followed by contemporary Irish music and dance performances. Roman Baths & Pump Room Roman Baths & Pump Room Around Britain’s only hot springs, the Romans built the finest religious spa in northern Europe. This great temple and bathing complex still flows with natural hot water. See extensive remains and a Roman museum of international significance as well as the 18th century Regency influence Stonehenge Stonehenge Stonehenge is probably the most important prehistoric monument in Britain. The circle of vast monoliths date from about 3,100 B.C. and are built from bluestone, sarson and Welsh sandstone. It is aligned with the summer solstice and is believed to have been built for lunar and solar worship. Dining Experiences: Eight dinners including a welcome dinner in London, a lively Scottish Evening in Edinburgh, Taylors Three Rock Pub dinner and show, a festive Welsh Evening in Cardiff Hotels: GB-LON-PRB London (2 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (1 night) GB-EDI-MHH Near Edinburgh (2 nights) NI-DOW-CUL Belfast (1 night) IE-DUB-JCH Dublin (2 nights) IE-KER-KPL Killarney (2 nights) IE-WAT-GRH Waterford (1 night) GB-CDI-MAL Cardiff (1 night) GB-LON-PRB London (2 nights)

2017 - 14 Day Scottish & Irish Dream

CIE Tours $3032 13 Details

2017 - 14 Day Scottish & Irish Dream Traditional Scottish & Irish Dinner/Shows Traditional Scottish & Irish Dinner/Shows Whether you are in Scotland or Ireland, an evening of dinner and entertainment will be a lively affair with local specialty foods followed by a show with traditional dancing and music. Whisky Tasting & Tour Whisky Tasting & Tour Scotland is world-famous for its whisky, which is distilled all around the country. Walk through a working distillery to view the many steps of how whiskey is produced from the simple ingredients of malted barley and water. Try a sample "wee dram" at the end of the tour. Medieval Castle Banquet Medieval Castle Banquet You are transported back in time for medieval-style dining with a mead reception, a four course feast, and of course good wine. The entertainment is provided by the world-renowned entertainers and is a fitting compliment to the feast. Loch Lomond Scenic Cruise Loch Lomond Scenic Cruise This large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands is approximately 23 miles long and forms part of the Caledonian Canal. It is the second largest Scottish loch by surface area at 21.8 square miles after Loch Lomond, but due to its great depth, it is the largest by volume. Loch Ness is best known for the alleged sightings of the legendary Loch Ness Monster, also known as "Nessie". Isle of Skye Isle of Skye This is the largest and most northerly island in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland. The wild and rugged scenery is dominated by the Cuillin Hills. Because of the frequent gentle rain showers, it is sometimes called the "Misty Isle". Bonnie Prince Charlie fled to Skye after his defeat at Culloden. Cliffs of Moher Cliffs of Moher One of Ireland’s top visitor attractions, the cliffs are 700 feet high and extend for 5 miles over the Atlantic Ocean on the western seaboard of County Clare. O’Brien’s Tower stands proudly on a headland and one can see the Aran Islands, Galway Bay and Connemara. The cliffs are home to major colonies of cliff nesting seabirds. Hotels: Superior First Class Hotels GB-GLA-JIG Glasgow (1 night) GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish or GB-ARY-BAL Ballachilish (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (2 night) GB-EDI-HOL Edinburgh or GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (2 nights) IE-DUB-BHB Dublin (2 nights) IE-KER-KTH Killarney (2 nights) IE-CLA-BCA Bunratty (1 night) IE-DUB-APL Dublin (1 night) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 13 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 9 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Bunratty or Knappogue Castle Medieval Banquet - Bunratty Castle Medieval Banquet - 6 table d'hote dinners 2 lunches (L) Welcome get-together drink Tours of Glasgow, St Andrews, Edinburgh and Dublin Loch Lomond scenic cruise Ferries to Isle of Skye, from Scotland to Ireland and across the River Shannon Blair Athol Distillery whisky tasting and tour Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 30 to August 20 departures Galway panoramic tour and Connemara Marble Factory tea with scones Dublin open-top bus tour with a visit to Guinness Storehouse or General Post Office Museum Visits and admissions to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Inveraray Castle, Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Blair Castle, Glamis Castle, St Andrews, Edinburgh Castle, Titanic Belfast, Dublin Castle, Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills, Skellig Experience and Cliffs of Moher Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 11 Day Scottish Clans & Castles

CIE Tours $2572 10 Details

2017 - 11 Day Scottish Clans & Castles Scottish Dinner with Piper & Music Scottish Dinner with Piper & Music Sit down to a dinner of Welsh specialties which is then followed by a lively show with singing, storytelling and some traditional music. Loch Katrine & Loch Ness Cruise Loch Katrine & Loch Ness Cruise Isle of Skye & Trotternish Peninsula Isle of Skye & Trotternish Peninsula St Andrews - Home of Golf St Andrews - Home of Golf Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Palace of Holyroodhouse Palace of Holyroodhouse Train Ride over Glenfinnan Viaduct Train Ride over Glenfinnan Viaduct Stirling, Eilean Donan and Urquhart Castle Visits 2 or 3 nights in all locations Hotels: Superior First Class GB-DRY-WIN Drymen near Glasgow (2 nights) GB-RSS-THE near Kyle of Lochalsh (2 nights) GB-INV-GLN Inverness (3 nights) GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (3 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 10 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 8 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - 7 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tours of St Andrews and Edinburgh Loch Katrine historic steamboat cruise & Loch Ness scenic cruise Ferry from the Isle of Skye Highland train ride across the Glenfinnan Viaduct Inverness walking tour Speyside Distillery whisky tasting and tour Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 27 to August 17 departures Edinburgh open-top bus tour, taxi voucher to city center and voucher for Edinburgh Castle visit Walking tour of Edinburgh Visits and admissions to Stirling Castle, Eilean Donan Castle, Dunvegan Castle, Kilt Rock, Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle, Urquhart Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Brodie Castle, St Andrews and Palace of Holyroodhouse Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2018 - 13 Day Scottish Isles & Glens

CIE Tours $3000 12 Details

2018 - 13 Day Scottish Isles & Glens Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018 Save 5% on our just-released 2018 vacations! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018 and pay a $500 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 800-243-8687 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 28 to August 13 departures. Enjoy dinner on board a ferry as you cruise to the Isles of Orkney. Board the classic and elegant steamship the Sir Walter Scott for a picturesque cruise of Loch Katrine. Trip Highlights: Inverewe Gardens Inverewe Gardens Inverewe Garden is a botanical garden in the Scottish Highlands. It is located just to the north of Poolewe in Wester Ross, and is noted for the breadth of its collection. Isle of Orkney Isle of Orkney Experience island life on the largest island of the Orkneys and enjoy the majestic and historic sights throughout the island. Stay in the capital, Kirkwall, where you will have free time to browse around on your own and dine independently. John o’Groats John o’Groats John o' Groats is a village lying 2.5 miles NE of the village of Canisbay, Caithness, in the far north of Scotland. Kilt Rock Kilt Rock One of these is the magnificent 90 meter Kilt Rock, which looks strikingly similar to a pleated kilt. Made up of basalt columns resting on a sandstone base, one might even say that the colors of the rock formation appear almost tartan. Loch Ness Cruise Loch Ness Cruise This large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands is approximately 23 miles long and forms part of the Caledonian Canal. It is the second largest Scottish loch by surface area at 21.8 square miles after Loch Lomond, but due to its great depth, it is the largest by volume. Loch Ness is best known for the alleged sightings of the legendary Loch Ness Monster, also known as "Nessie". Ring of Brodgar Ring of Brodgar The Ring of Brodgar is a Neolithic henge and stone circle about 6 miles north-east of Stromness on the Mainland, the largest island in Orkney, Scotland. It is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site known as the Heart of Neolithic Orkney. Skara Brae Skara Brae These 5,000-year-old ruins are of an incredibly well preserved stone settlement containing an intricate maze of dwellings. The site was revealed in 1850 by a violent storm and is now one of the most famous Neolithic sites in Northern Europe. Urquhart Castle Urquhart Castle Urquhart Castle sits beside Loch Ness in the Highlands of Scotland. The castle is on the A82 road, 21 kilometres south-west of Inverness and 2 kilometres east of the village of Drumnadrochit. Dining Experiences: Nine dinners including a festive Scottish evening in Edinburgh Hotels: GB-DRY-WIN Drymen, near Glasgow (2 nights) GB-RSS-THE near Kyle of Lochalsh (2 nights) GB-ULL-TRH Ullapool (1 night) GB-KIO-AYR Kirkwall (2 nights) GB-INV-COL Inverness (2 nights) GB-EDI-AIT Edinburgh (3 nights)

2017 - 8 Day Scottish Dream: Special Access Backstage

CIE Tours $1864 7 Details

2017 - 8 Day Scottish Dream: Special Access Backstage Listen up -- CIE Tours know that there’s no way to discover a new country like through its music. From traditional tunes to breakthrough performances, these trips put sound in the spotlight. With highlights that include traditional dance sessions, interaction with performers, backstage access, and talks with celebrated musicians, get ready for an experience like never before. Highlights: Meet the cast for a drink after a lively Scottish evening complete with bagpipes, kilts and Highland dancing. Enjoy a traditional ballad performed by a local singer while cruising Loch Lomond. Discover the history and scenic beauty of "the home of golf" -- St Andrews. Sample a "wee dram" after your tour of the facilities at Blair Athol Distillery. Take in the splendid views of Edinburgh and the beauty of the Crown Jewels at Edinburgh castle. This Tour Features: Tours of Glasgow, St Andrews and Edinburgh Ferry to the Isle of Skye Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm Edinburgh open-top bus tour Six dinners (D) including:    - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh    - 5 table d'hote dinners Visits and admissions to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Inveraray Castle, Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Blair Castle, Glamis Castle, Cruise Loch Lomond, Blair Athol Distillery, St. Andrews and Edinburgh Castle. Hotels: Superior First Class Hotels GB-GLA-JIG Glasgow (1 night) GB-ARY-BAL Ballachulish or GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (2 nights) GB-EDI-HOL Edinburgh or GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (2 nights) All CIE Tours Include: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director Full daily breakfasts (except Day 1) Welcome get-together drink Audio headsets Free Wi-Fi on coaches Deluxe documents wallet and backpack All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person

2018 - 11 Day Taste Of Scotland & Ireland

CIE Tours $2405 10 Details

2018 - 11 Day Taste Of Scotland & Ireland Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018 Save 5% on our just-released 2018 vacations! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018 and pay a $500 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 800-243-8687 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 31 to August 21 departures Enjoy farm life as you sample fresh baked scones with tea and watch a sheep herding demonstration Discover the rich history and local lore of Edinburgh, Galway and Dublin’s Trinity College with local guides Trip Highlights: Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery is one of the oldest working distilleries in Scotland. After enjoying a leisurely conducted tour, you can mull over the distinctive character of the finished article as you sip your dram of Blair Athol 12 Year Old. Blarney Castle Blarney Castle Built nearly 600 years ago by one of Ireland’s greatest chieftains, Cormac MacCarthy, this stronghold has been attracting attention ever since. Millions have flocked to Blarney to kiss the legendary Stone of Eloquence, found at the top of the tower, making it one of Ireland’s greatest treasures. Cliffs of Moher Cliffs of Moher One of Ireland’s top visitor attractions, the cliffs are 700 feet high and extend for 5 miles over the Atlantic Ocean on the western seaboard of County Clare. O’Brien’s Tower stands proudly on a headland and one can see the Aran Islands, Galway Bay and Connemara. The cliffs are home to major colonies of cliff nesting seabirds. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Loch Ness Cruise Loch Ness Cruise This large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands is approximately 23 miles long and forms part of the Caledonian Canal. It is the second largest Scottish loch by surface area at 21.8 square miles after Loch Lomond, but due to its great depth, it is the largest by volume. Loch Ness is best known for the alleged sightings of the legendary Loch Ness Monster, also known as "Nessie". Skellig Experience Skellig Experience You can experience many aspects of those offshore Skellig islands while remaining on the dry land, in a custom built, stone clad, grass roofed, prize winning building located right on the waterfront beside the Valentia Island bridge at Valentia, County Kerry! Titanic Belfast Titanic Belfast Opened in April 2012 to commemorate the centenary of the sinking of this iconic ship, this new visitor experience tells the story of the Titanic from conception and construction right through the maiden voyage and tragic ending. Dining Experiences: Six dinners including a Scottish Evening in Edinburgh, a canal Dinner Cruise in Dublin, and a festive medieval castle banquet. Hotels: GB-GLA-GTH Glasgow (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-EDI-MAR Edinburgh (2 nights) IE-DUB-TCH Dun Laoghaire, Dublin (2 nights) IE-KER-KAV Killarney (2 nights) IE-CLA-BCA Bunratty (1 night) IE-DUB-MPE Dublin (1 night)

2018 - 10 Day Taste Of Scotland & Ireland

CIE Tours $2245 9 Details

2018 - 10 Day Taste Of Scotland & Ireland Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018 Save 5% on our just-released 2018 vacations! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018 and pay a $500 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 800-243-8687 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 31 to August 21 departures Enjoy farm life as you sample fresh baked scones with tea and watch a sheep herding demonstration Discover the rich history and local lore of Edinburgh, Galway and Dublin’s Trinity College with local guides Trip Highlights: Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery is one of the oldest working distilleries in Scotland. After enjoying a leisurely conducted tour, you can mull over the distinctive character of the finished article as you sip your dram of Blair Athol 12 Year Old. Blarney Castle Blarney Castle Built nearly 600 years ago by one of Ireland’s greatest chieftains, Cormac MacCarthy, this stronghold has been attracting attention ever since. Millions have flocked to Blarney to kiss the legendary Stone of Eloquence, found at the top of the tower, making it one of Ireland’s greatest treasures. Cliffs of Moher Cliffs of Moher One of Ireland’s top visitor attractions, the cliffs are 700 feet high and extend for 5 miles over the Atlantic Ocean on the western seaboard of County Clare. O’Brien’s Tower stands proudly on a headland and one can see the Aran Islands, Galway Bay and Connemara. The cliffs are home to major colonies of cliff nesting seabirds. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Loch Ness Cruise Loch Ness Cruise This large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands is approximately 23 miles long and forms part of the Caledonian Canal. It is the second largest Scottish loch by surface area at 21.8 square miles after Loch Lomond, but due to its great depth, it is the largest by volume. Loch Ness is best known for the alleged sightings of the legendary Loch Ness Monster, also known as "Nessie". Skellig Experience Skellig Experience You can experience many aspects of those offshore Skellig islands while remaining on the dry land, in a custom built, stone clad, grass roofed, prize winning building located right on the waterfront beside the Valentia Island bridge at Valentia, County Kerry! Titanic Belfast Titanic Belfast Opened in April 2012 to commemorate the centenary of the sinking of this iconic ship, this new visitor experience tells the story of the Titanic from conception and construction right through the maiden voyage and tragic ending. Dining Experiences: Six dinners including a Scottish Evening in Edinburgh, a canal Dinner Cruise in Dublin, and a festive medieval castle banquet. Hotels: GB-GLA-GTH Glasgow (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-EDI-MAR Edinburgh (2 nights) IE-DUB-TCH Dun Laoghaire, Dublin (2 nights) IE-KER-KAV Killarney (2 nights) IE-CLA-BCA Bunratty (1 night)

2018 - 8 Day Irish & Scottish Sampler

CIE Tours $1865 7 Details

2018 - 8 Day Irish & Scottish Sampler Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018C Save 5% on our just-released 2018 vacations! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018C and pay a C$500 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 800-243-8687 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 30 to August 20 departures. Discover the unique flavours of Belfast as a local guide leads you on a fun and food filled walk of some top food and drink spots around Belfast City Centre. Trip Highlights: Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery is one of the oldest working distilleries in Scotland. After enjoying a leisurely conducted tour, you can mull over the distinctive character of the finished article as you sip your dram of Blair Athol 12 Year Old. Crumlin Road Gaol Crumlin Road Gaol HMP Belfast, also known as Crumlin Road Gaol, is a former prison situated on the Crumlin Road in north Belfast, Northern Ireland. It is the only Victorian era prison remaining in Northern Ireland since 1996. It is affectionately known as the Crum. Dalkey Castle Dalkey Castle Come and enjoy the award-winning Dalkey Castle & Heritage Centre just south of Dublin city, along a breath-taking coastline. For your enjoyment, learning and fun in our a fortified town house (small castle), early Christian Church & Graveyard Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Giant's Causeway Giant's Causeway The Giant's Causeway, renowned for its hexagonal basalt columns, was created from a volcanic eruption 60 million years ago. It is Northern Ireland's only UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of Ireland's most popular visitor attractions. It is steeped in myth and legend, especially about the mighty giant, Finn McCool. Pollok House Pollok House Pollok House was where it all began, back in 1931. The discussions for the founding of the National Trust for Scotland took place inside Pollok’s cedar-panelled smoking room. Now the house is undoubtedly one of the grandest in our care. Scenic Glens of Antrim Scenic Glens of Antrim The Glens of Antrim, known locally as simply The Glens, is a region of County Antrim and an area of outstanding natural beauty. It comprises nine valleys, that radiate from the Antrim Plateau to the coast. The main towns and villages are Ballycastle, Cushendun, Cushendall, Waterfoot, Carnlough and Glenarm. St Andrews St Andrews Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. St. Michan's Church Dublin St. Michan's Church Dublin St. Michan's Church located in Church Street, Dublin, Ireland, is a Protestant church of the Anglican Communion. The first Christian chapel on this site dates from 1095, and operated as a Catholic church until the Reformation. Dining Experiences: Six dinners including Taylors Three Rock Pub dinner and traditional show, and a Scottish evening in Edinburgh. Hotels: IE-DUB-FCA Dublin (2 nights) NI-ANT-MAR Ballycastle (1 night) NI-BEL-RAD Belfast (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (1 night) GB-EDI-AIT Edinburgh (2 nights)

2017 - 19 Day Highlights Of Britain With Paris

CIE Tours $4884 18 Details

2017 - 19 Day Highlights of Britain with Paris Scottish & Welsh Dinned/Shows Scottish & Welsh Dinned/Shows Sit down to a dinner of Welsh specialties which is then followed by a lively show with singing, storytelling and some traditional music. Windsor Castle Windsor Castle Windsor Castle is an official residence of The Queen and the largest occupied castle in the world. A Royal home and fortress for over 900 years, the Castle remains a working palace today. Walk through the many courtyards to visit the magnificent staterooms and St. George’s Chapel. Stonehenge Stonehenge Stonehenge is probably the most important prehistoric monument in Britain. The circle of vast monoliths date from about 3,100 B.C. and are built from bluestone, sarson and Welsh sandstone. It is aligned with the summer solstice and is believed to have been built for lunar and solar worship. Explore Devon & Cornwall Explore Devon & Cornwall Devon and Cornwall are located in the southwest corner of England and offer everything from cosy villages to vast golden beaches sand and Dartmoor’s wild expanses of moorland. Land’s End is the most southwesterly point of the British mainland. St Andrews - Home of Golf St Andrews - Home of Golf Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Three-Night Stays in Plymouth, Edinburgh & London Paris with Independent Sightseeing Hotels: Superior First Class GB-BKS-CAS Windsor (1 night) GB-PLY-DUK Plymouth (3 nights) GB-CDI-MAL Cardiff (1 night) GB-CHH-CAR Near Chester (2 nights) GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (3 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (2 nights) GB-LON-DOU London (3 nights) FR-PAR-BWO Paris (3 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 18 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 10 dinners (D) including - Welcome dinner in Windsor - Cardiff Castle Welsh Banquet - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Tavern in Edinburgh - Historic Pub in York - 5 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tours of Cardiff, Edinburgh and London Walking tours of Windsor, Shrewsbury, Conwy, Chester, St Andrews, York and Whitby Boat trip to Royal William Yard Sheepdog trials in North Wales Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 30 to August 13 departures Ghost walking tour of York Cream tea at Castle Howard North Yorkshire Moors Railway vintage train ride London open-top bus tour for 24 hours Eurostar train from London to Paris and transfer between hotels and station in London and Paris Paris open-top bus tour for 24 hours Visits and admissions to Windsor Castle, Stonehenge, Bodmin Moor, Lanhydrock House, Land’s End, Minack Theatre, Roman Baths and Pump Room, Cardiff Castle, Famous Blacksmith’s Shop at Gretna Green, Edinburgh Castle, St Andrews Cathedral, St Andrews Castle, York Minster, Castle Howard, Shakespeare’s Birthplace and Tower of London Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 16 Day Highlights Of Britain

CIE Tours $3842 15 Details

2017 - 16 Day Highlights of Britain Scottish & Welsh Dinned/Shows Scottish & Welsh Dinned/Shows Sit down to a dinner of Welsh specialties which is then followed by a lively show with singing, storytelling and some traditional music. Windsor Castle Windsor Castle Windsor Castle is an official residence of The Queen and the largest occupied castle in the world. A Royal home and fortress for over 900 years, the Castle remains a working palace today. Walk through the many courtyards to visit the magnificent staterooms and St. George’s Chapel. Stonehenge Stonehenge Stonehenge is probably the most important prehistoric monument in Britain. The circle of vast monoliths date from about 3,100 B.C. and are built from bluestone, sarson and Welsh sandstone. It is aligned with the summer solstice and is believed to have been built for lunar and solar worship. Explore Devon & Cornwall Explore Devon & Cornwall Devon and Cornwall are located in the southwest corner of England and offer everything from cosy villages to vast golden beaches sand and Dartmoor’s wild expanses of moorland. Land’s End is the most southwesterly point of the British mainland. St Andrews - Home of Golf St Andrews - Home of Golf Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Three-Night Stays in Plymouth, Edinburgh & London Hotels: Superior First Class GB-BKS-CAS Windsor (1 night) GB-PLY-DUK Plymouth (3 nights) GB-CDI-MAL Cardiff (1 night) GB-CHH-CAR Near Chester (2 nights) GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (3 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (2 nights) GB-LON-DOU London (3 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 15 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 10 dinners (D) including - Welcome dinner in Windsor - Cardiff Castle Welsh Banquet - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Tavern in Edinburgh - Historic Pub in York - 5 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tours of Cardiff, Edinburgh and London Walking tours of Windsor, Shrewsbury, Conwy, Chester, St Andrews, York and Whitby Boat trip to Royal William Yard Sheepdog trials in North Wales Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 30 to August 13 departures Ghost walking tour of York Cream tea at Castle Howard North Yorkshire Moors Railway vintage train ride London open-top bus tour Visits and admissions to Windsor Castle, Stonehenge, Bodmin Moor, Lanhydrock House, Land’s End, Minack Theatre, Roman Baths and Pump Room, Cardiff Castle, Famous Blacksmith’s Shop at Gretna Green, Edinburgh Castle, St Andrews Cathedral, St Andrews Castle, York Minster, Castle Howard, Shakespeare’s Birthplace and Tower of London Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 15 Day Scottish & Irish Gold

CIE Tours $3376 14 Details

2017 - 15 Day Scottish & Irish Gold Scottish Evening in Edinburgh Scottish Evening in Edinburgh This fun evening starts with a 4-course dinner where you can sample the traditional Scottish dish of haggis, neaps and tatties. Then the music, dance and storytelling begins and offers you an insight into many aspects of Scottish life. Jarvey's Irish Night Jarvey's Irish Night Head to Muckross Park Hotel to their award-winning Irish Pub that is the perfect venue for a genuine Irish experience with superb food, followed by a great evening of traditional Irish music with the house band and the amazing Torc Irish Dancers. St Andrews St Andrews Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Whisky Tasting Whisky Tasting Scotland is world-famous for its whisky, which is distilled all around the country. Walk through a working distillery to view the many steps of how whiskey is produced from the simple ingredients of malted barley and water. Try a sample "wee dram" at the end of the tour. Cliffs of Moher Cliffs of Moher One of Ireland’s top visitor attractions, the cliffs are 700 feet high and extend for 5 miles over the Atlantic Ocean on the western seaboard of County Clare. O’Brien’s Tower stands proudly on a headland and one can see the Aran Islands, Galway Bay and Connemara. The cliffs are home to major colonies of cliff nesting seabirds. Clonmacnoise Monastic Site Clonmacnoise Monastic Site This great monastery was founded in 548 by St Ciaran and was a great centre of learning in medieval times. Many manuscripts were written there. Today see three high crosses and the ruins of a cathedral, seven churches and two round towers set on a mound beside the River Shannon. Farewell Dinner At O’Connell’s in Dublin Farewell Dinner At O’Connell’s in Dublin Enjoy a wonderful dining experience when you visit this popular and elegant restaurant in Donnybrook where good food rules. Watch a demonstration of bread-making and then enjoy it with your starter. Enjoy some mellow music while you savor the excellent cuisine. Hotels: Superior First Class Hotels GB-GLA-JIG Glasgow (1 night) GB-ARY-BAL Ballachulish or GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (2 night) GB-EDI-HOL Edinburgh or GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (2 nights) IE-DUB-RMA Dun Laoghaire, Dublin (1 night) IE-GAL-RSA Galway (2 nights) IE-KER-TMA Killarney (2 nights) IE-WAT-GRH Waterford (1 night) IE-DUB-BUR Dublin (1 night) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 14 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 10 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Jarvey's Irish Night - O’Connell’s Restaurant in Dublin - 7 table d'hote dinners 3 lunches (L) Welcome get-together drink Tours of Glasgow, St Andrews and Edinburgh Loch Lomond scenic cruise Ferries to the Isle of Skye, from Scotland to Ireland and across River Shannon Blair Athol Distillery whisky tasting and tour Reserved seats for Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 30 to August 20 departures Walking tours of Galway and Waterford Killary Fjord catamaran cruise Horse-drawn jaunting car ride in Killarney Irish coffee and music session at the Marine Bar in Dungarvan Visits and admissions to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Inveraray Castle, Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Blair Castle, Glamis Castle, St Andrews, Edinburgh Castle, Titanic Belfast, Clonmacnoise Monastic Site, Kylemore Abbey, Cliffs of Moher, Muckross House & Gardens, Skellig Experience, Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills, House of Waterford Crystal and Waterford’s Medieval Museum Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 6 Day Taste Of Scotland

CIE Tours $1116 5 Details

2017 - 6 Day Taste Of Scotland Glorious Highland Scenery Glorious Highland Scenery The Highlands cover most of the northern part of Scotland with hills and mountains. This unspoilt region provides wonderful scenic views of hills, valleys, lakes and coastline. Scottish Evening Scottish Evening This fun evening starts with a 4-course dinner where you can sample the traditional Scottish dish of haggis, neaps and tatties. Then the music, dance and storytelling begins and offers you an insight into many aspects of Scottish life. Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery is one of the oldest working distilleries in Scotland. After enjoying a leisurely conducted tour, you can mull over the distinctive character of the finished article as you sip your dram of Blair Athol 12 Year Old. Loch Ness Cruise Loch Ness Cruise This large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands is approximately 23 miles long and forms part of the Caledonian Canal. It is the second largest Scottish loch by surface area at 21.8 square miles after Loch Lomond, but due to its great depth, it is the largest by volume. Loch Ness is best known for the alleged sightings of the legendary Loch Ness Monster, also known as "Nessie". St Andrews - Home of Golf St Andrews - Home of Golf Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. 3 Night Edinburgh Stay Hotels: Superior First Class GB-GLA-GTH Glasgow (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-EDI-MAR Edinburgh (3 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 5 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 3 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - 2 table d'hote dinner Welcome get-together drink Tours of Glasgow, St Andrews and Edinburgh Loch Ness scenic cruise Blair Athol Distillery tour and tasting Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 01 to 22 departures Edinburgh open-top bus tour with a taxi voucher to city center Walking tour of Edinburgh Visits and admissions to Provand’s Lordship, St Andrews and Edinburgh Castle Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 11 Day The Scots Irish Tour

CIE Tours $2324 10 Details

2017 - 11 Day The Scots Irish Tour Special Dinner/Shows in Edinburgh & Belfast Medieval Castle Banquet Medieval Castle Banquet You are transported back in time for medieval-style dining with a mead reception, a four course feast, and of course good wine. The entertainment is provided by the world-renowned entertainers and is a fitting compliment to the feast. Royal Yacht Britannia Royal Yacht Britannia Home to Her Majesty The Queen and the Royal Family for over 40 years, this intimate yacht sailed around the world. Now berthed in Edinburgh, you can discover this most special of royal residences. Isle of Skye Isle of Skye This is the largest and most northerly island in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland. The wild and rugged scenery is dominated by the Cuillin Hills. Because of the frequent gentle rain showers, it is sometimes called the "Misty Isle". Bonnie Prince Charlie fled to Skye after his defeat at Culloden. Cliffs of Moher Cliffs of Moher One of Ireland’s top visitor attractions, the cliffs are 700 feet high and extend for 5 miles over the Atlantic Ocean on the western seaboard of County Clare. O’Brien’s Tower stands proudly on a headland and one can see the Aran Islands, Galway Bay and Connemara. The cliffs are home to major colonies of cliff nesting seabirds. 2-Night Stay in Kilronan Castle 2-Night Stay in Kilronan Castle This luxurious property is set on 40 acres with lovely scenery all around. Enjoy a wonderful mix of old-world elegance, state-of-the-art facilities and high standards for a memorable stay. Hotels: Superior First Class: GB-EDI-MAR Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-INV-COL Inverness (Sunday Departure) or GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (Tuesday Departure) (1 night) GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish or GB-ARY-BAL Ballachulish (1 night) NI-BEL-EUR Belfast (2 nights) IE-DON-RHL Letterkenny (1 night) IE-ROS-KCA Ballyfarnon (2 nights) IE-CLA-TGA Ennis (1 night) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 10 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 9 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Ulster Folk Museum Evening - Bunratty or Knappogue Castle Medieval Banquet - 6 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tour of Edinburgh Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 06 to 22 departures Ferries from Isle of Skye and from Scotland to Ireland Walking tours of St Andrews, Belfast, Derry and Galway with local guides Visits and admissions to Royal Yacht Britannia, Edinburgh Castle, St Andrews Cathedral, Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle, Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Titanic Belfast, Giant’s Causeway, Glenveagh Castle & National Park, Boyle Abbey, Enniskillen Castle and Cliffs of Moher Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 13 Day Scottish & Irish Dream

CIE Tours $2944 12 Details

2017 - 13 Day Scottish & Irish Dream Traditional Scottish & Irish Dinner/Shows Traditional Scottish & Irish Dinner/Shows Whether you are in Scotland or Ireland, an evening of dinner and entertainment will be a lively affair with local specialty foods followed by a show with traditional dancing and music. Whisky Tasting & Tour Whisky Tasting & Tour Scotland is world-famous for its whisky, which is distilled all around the country. Walk through a working distillery to view the many steps of how whiskey is produced from the simple ingredients of malted barley and water. Try a sample "wee dram" at the end of the tour. Medieval Castle Banquet Medieval Castle Banquet You are transported back in time for medieval-style dining with a mead reception, a four course feast, and of course good wine. The entertainment is provided by the world-renowned entertainers and is a fitting compliment to the feast. Loch Lomond Scenic Cruise Loch Lomond Scenic Cruise This large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands is approximately 23 miles long and forms part of the Caledonian Canal. It is the second largest Scottish loch by surface area at 21.8 square miles after Loch Lomond, but due to its great depth, it is the largest by volume. Loch Ness is best known for the alleged sightings of the legendary Loch Ness Monster, also known as "Nessie". Isle of Skye Isle of Skye This is the largest and most northerly island in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland. The wild and rugged scenery is dominated by the Cuillin Hills. Because of the frequent gentle rain showers, it is sometimes called the "Misty Isle". Bonnie Prince Charlie fled to Skye after his defeat at Culloden. Cliffs of Moher Cliffs of Moher One of Ireland’s top visitor attractions, the cliffs are 700 feet high and extend for 5 miles over the Atlantic Ocean on the western seaboard of County Clare. O’Brien’s Tower stands proudly on a headland and one can see the Aran Islands, Galway Bay and Connemara. The cliffs are home to major colonies of cliff nesting seabirds. Hotels: Superior First Class Hotels GB-GLA-JIG Glasgow (1 night) GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish or GB-ARY-BAL Ballachilish (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (2 night) GB-EDI-HOL Edinburgh or GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (2 nights) IE-DUB-BHB Dublin (2 nights) IE-KER-KTH Killarney (2 nights) IE-CLA-BCA Bunratty (1 night) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 12 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 9 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Merry Ploughboy Pub dinner and traditional show - Bunratty or Knappogue Castle Medieval Banquet - 6 table d'hote dinners 2 lunches (L) Welcome get-together drink Tours of Glasgow, St Andrews, Edinburgh and Dublin Loch Lomond scenic cruise Ferries to Isle of Skye, from Scotland to Ireland and across the River Shannon Blair Athol Distillery whisky tasting and tour Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 30 to August 20 departures Dublin open-top bus tour with a visit to Guinness Storehouse or General Post Office Museum Visits and admissions to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Inveraray Castle, Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Blair Castle, Glamis Castle, St Andrews, Edinburgh Castle, Titanic Belfast, Dublin Castle, Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills, Skellig Experience and Cliffs of Moher Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 10 Day Best Of Britain

CIE Tours $2398 9 Details

2017 - 10 Day Best Of Britain Traditional Scottish & Welsh Evenings Traditional Scottish & Welsh Evenings Whether you are in Scotland or Wales, an evening of dinner and entertainment will be a lively affair with local specialty foods followed by a show with traditional dancing and music. Windsor Castle Windsor Castle Windsor Castle is an official residence of The Queen and the largest occupied castle in the world. A Royal home and fortress for over 900 years, the Castle remains a working palace today. Walk through the many courtyards to visit the magnificent staterooms and St. George’s Chapel. The Beatles Story in Liverpool The Beatles Story in Liverpool Located on the waterfront in the Fab Four's hometown of Liverpool, the award-winning Beatles Story museum is an atmospheric journey into their life, times, culture and music. See how four young lads from Liverpool were propelled to the dizzy heights of worldwide fame and fortune to become the greatest band of all time. Lake District Lake District This is England's largest National Park and includes its highest mountain, Scafell Pike, and its deepest lake, Wastwater. It is very popular for hiking and home to many thriving communities such as Keswick and Bowness-on-Windermere. Wherever you look you will see stunning views of lakes, gentle hills and valleys. Cotswolds Oxford & York Walking Tours Oxford & York Walking Tours A stroll through Oxford is the best way to see this amazing city, its history, university, famous people and odd traditions. See some of the most famous colleges, many founded in the 13th and 14th centuries and learn about the unique collegiate system of tutorial. See where some Harry Potter films and TV productions of Inspector Morse and Lewis were made. York Minster York Minster This is the second largest Gothic cathedral of Northern Europe. Building began in about 1230 and completed in 1472. Its stained glass windows are magnificent, especially the 15th century Great East Window, which is the largest example of medieval stained glass in the world and the Rose Window. Tower of London Tower of London Founded in 1066 as part of the Norman Conquest of England, the tower has played an important part in English history for the past millennium. See the White Tower, dating from 1078, view the priceless Crown Jewels and learn about all the monarchs associated with the Tower. Hotels: Superior First Class GB-BKS-MAC Windsor (1 night) GB-YOR-YOM York (1 night) GB-EDI-JUR Edinburgh (2 nights) GB-LIV-HIL Liverpool (1 night) GB-CDI-MAL Cardiff (1 night) GB-LON-MAR London (3 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 9 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 5 dinners (D) including - Welcome dinner in Windsor - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Welsh Evening in Cardiff - 2 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Walking tours of Windsor, Oxford and York Tours of Edinburgh, Cardiff and London Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 06 to 20 departures London open-top bus tour Visits and admissions to Windsor Castle, York Minster, Bamburgh Castle, Edinburgh Castle, Famous Blacksmith’s Shop at Gretna Green, The Beatles Story, Tintern Abbey, Cardiff Castle, Roman Baths & Pump Room, Stonehenge and Tower of London Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2018 - 15 Day Highlights Of Britain

CIE Tours $3870 14 Details

2018 - 15 Day Highlights of Britain Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018A Save 5% on our just-released 2018 holidays! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018A and pay a A$500 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 1800 502 911 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance with reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 29 to August 12 departures. Step back in time when you visit a North Yorkshire Moors Railway Station -- each station represents a different steam era. See Yorkshire’s amazing scenery as you travel by vintage locomotive. See Plymouth Hoe by sea as you take a short boat trip to Royal William Yard, host to a variety of restaurants and bars, each with their own unique vibe. Trip Highlights: Castle Howard Castle Howard Home to the Howard family for over 300 years, Castle Howard is a magnificent 18th century residence set within 1,000 acres of breathtaking landscape in the Howardian Hills. Enjoy world-renowned collections, stunning architecture, fascinating tours and inspiring stories. Famous Blacksmith’s Shop at Gretna Green Famous Blacksmith’s Shop at Gretna Green For over 250 years Gretna Green in Scotland has been the name synonymous with romance and weddings. Hear the story of Gretna Green and the history of weddings inside the fascinating exhibition and enjoy a snack or lunch and shop for quality souvenirs. Lanhydrock House Lanhydrock House Tour this magnificent late Victorian country house with gardens to discover two sides of Victorian life: 'below stairs' in the kitchens, nurseries and servants' quarters to the luxurious family areas, elegant dining room and spacious bedrooms ‘upstairs’ living. North Yorkshire Steam Vintage Train North Yorkshire Steam Vintage Train The North Yorkshire Moors Railway provides some 18 miles of preserved steam railway running through the spectacular scenery of the North Yorkshire Moors. Roman Baths & Pump Room Roman Baths & Pump Room Around Britain’s only hot springs, the Romans built the finest religious spa in northern Europe. This great temple and bathing complex still flows with natural hot water. See extensive remains and a Roman museum of international significance as well as the 18th century Regency influence Shakespeare’s Birthplace Shakespeare’s Birthplace This carefully restored 16th century half-timbered house in Stratford-upon-Avon is where William Shakespeare was born in 1564 and spent his childhood years. See an exhibition on Shakespeare and his times before walking through the house, now restored to look at it would have been in his day. Stonehenge Stonehenge Stonehenge is probably the most important prehistoric monument in Britain. The circle of vast monoliths date from about 3,100 B.C. and are built from bluestone, sarson and Welsh sandstone. It is aligned with the summer solstice and is believed to have been built for lunar and solar worship. St Andrews St Andrews Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Tower of London Tower of London Founded in 1066 as part of the Norman Conquest of England, the tower has played an important part in English history for the past millennium. See the White Tower, dating from 1078, view the priceless Crown Jewels and learn about all the monarchs associated with the Tower. Windsor Castle Windsor Castle Windsor Castle is an official residence of The Queen and the largest occupied castle in the world. A Royal home and fortress for over 900 years, the Castle remains a working palace today. Walk through the many courtyards to visit the magnificent staterooms and St. George’s Chapel. Dining Experiences: Ten dinners including a welcome dinner in Windsor, a Cardiff Castle Welsh banquet, a festive Scottish evening in Edinburgh, a cozy tavern dinner in Edinburgh, and dinner at an historic pub in York Hotels: GB-BKS-CAS Windsor (1 night) GB-TAV-BED Plymouth (3 nights) GB-CDI-RAD Cardiff (1 night) GB-CHT-DOU Chester (2 nights) GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (3 nights) GB-YOR-YOM York (2 nights) GB-LON-DOU London (2 nights)

2018 - 6 Day Taste Of Scotland

CIE Tours $1300 5 Details

2018 - 6 Day Taste Of Scotland Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018E Save 5% on our just-released 2018 holidays! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018E and pay a €400 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 353 1 703 1 888 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 31 to August 21 departures. Standing at the gateway of Scotland’s Highlands, go behind the scenes at Blair Athol Distillery for a tour and a tasting. Discover the rich history and folklore of Edinburgh on a walking tour with a local guide. Trip Highlights: Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery is one of the oldest working distilleries in Scotland. After enjoying a leisurely conducted tour, you can mull over the distinctive character of the finished article as you sip your dram of Blair Athol 12 Year Old. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Loch Ness Cruise Loch Ness Cruise This large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands is approximately 23 miles long and forms part of the Caledonian Canal. It is the second largest Scottish loch by surface area at 21.8 square miles after Loch Lomond, but due to its great depth, it is the largest by volume. Loch Ness is best known for the alleged sightings of the legendary Loch Ness Monster, also known as "Nessie". Provand's Lordship Provand's Lordship The Provand's Lordship of Glasgow, Scotland, is a medieval-period historic house museum located at the top of Castle Street within sight of the Glasgow Cathedral and Glasgow Royal Infirmary, and next to the St Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art. St Andrews St Andrews Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Dining Experiences: Three dinners including a festive Scottish evening in Edinburgh. Hotels: GB-GLA-GTH Glasgow (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-EDI-MAR Edinburgh (3 nights)

2017 - 13 Day Scottish Isles & Glens: Special Access Photography

CIE Tours $3948 12 Details

2017 - 13 Day Scottish Isles & Glens: Special Access Photography Whether you have a smartphone or DSLR camera, CIE Tours’ photography trips are designed to have you come home with the travel album of a lifetime. Meet and learn from a celebrated landscape photographer before your trip begins and continue learning as you travel with a professional photographer who is there to answer your photography questions and help you capture the photos of a lifetime. Highlights: Meet with a celebrated landscape photographer who will spend two evenings with you sharing tips for capturing the best of scenic Ireland and providing guidance on framing and displaying your photos once you’re home. Travel with a professional photographer dedicated to helping you capture memorable moments every step of the way. Discover the lush, sub-tropical-style oasis that is Inverewe Gardens. Perched on a peninsula at the edge of Loch Ewe amid the rugged landscape of Wester Ross, this world-famous historic garden is one of Scotland’s most popular botanical attractions. Have your camera ready as you cruise Loch Ness. Admire the ruins of Urquhart Castle, situated on a rocky promontory with an open outlook up and down Loch Ness. Visit Leault Farms, set amidst some of the most beautiful scenery in Scotland, where you’ll see working dogs working as a team maneuvering sheep and ducks through various obstacles. This Tour Features: Tour of Edinburgh Loch Katrine steamboat cruise and cruise on Loch Ness Ferry rides to Isles of Bute and Orkney Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm Blair Athol Distillery whisky tasting and tour Edinburgh open-top bus tour Walking tour of Edinburgh Nine dinners (D) including    - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh    - 8 table d'hote dinners Visits and admissions to Mount Stuart House, Eilean Donan Castle, Dunvegan Castle, Kilt Rock, Inverewe Gardens, John o’Groats, Skara Brae, Ring of Brodgar, St Magnus Cathedral, Italian Chapel, Dunrobin Castle, Urquhart Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre and Edinburgh Castle Hotels: First Class & Highland GB-DRY-WIN Drymen, near Glasgow (2 nights) GB-RSS-THE near Kyle of Lochalsh (2 nights) GB-ULL-TRH Ullapool (1 night) GB-ORK-KIR or GB-KIO-AYR Kirkwall (2 nights) GB-INV-COL Inverness (2 nights) GB-EDI-AIT Edinburgh (3 nights) All CIE Tours Include: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director Full daily breakfasts (except Day 1) Welcome get-together drink Audio headsets Free Wi-Fi on coaches Deluxe documents wallet and backpack All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person

2017 - 12 Day Scottish Isles & Glens: Special Access Photography

CIE Tours $3706 11 Details

2017 - 12 Day Scottish Isles & Glens: Special Access Photography Whether you have a smartphone or DSLR camera, CIE Tours’ photography trips are designed to have you come home with the travel album of a lifetime. Meet and learn from a celebrated landscape photographer before your trip begins and continue learning as you travel with a professional photographer who is there to answer your photography questions and help you capture the photos of a lifetime. Highlights: Meet with a celebrated landscape photographer who will spend two evenings with you sharing tips for capturing the best of scenic Ireland and providing guidance on framing and displaying your photos once you’re home. Travel with a professional photographer dedicated to helping you capture memorable moments every step of the way. Discover the lush, sub-tropical-style oasis that is Inverewe Gardens. Perched on a peninsula at the edge of Loch Ewe amid the rugged landscape of Wester Ross, this world-famous historic garden is one of Scotland’s most popular botanical attractions. Have your camera ready as you cruise Loch Ness. Admire the ruins of Urquhart Castle, situated on a rocky promontory with an open outlook up and down Loch Ness. Visit Leault Farms, set amidst some of the most beautiful scenery in Scotland, where you’ll see working dogs working as a team maneuvering sheep and ducks through various obstacles. This Tour Features: Tour of Edinburgh Loch Katrine steamboat cruise and cruise on Loch Ness Ferry rides to Isles of Arran and Orkney Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm Blair Athol Distillery whisky tasting and tour Nine dinners (D) including    - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh    - 8 table d'hote dinners Visits and admissions to Mount Stuart House, Eilean Donan Castle, Dunvegan Castle, Kilt Rock, Inverewe Gardens, John o’Groats, Skara Brae, Ring of Brodgar, St Magnus Cathedral, Italian Chapel, Dunrobin Castle, Urquhart Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre and Edinburgh Castle Hotels: First Class & Highland GB-DRY-WIN Drymen, near Glasgow (2 nights) GB-RSS-THE near Kyle of Lochalsh (2 nights) GB-ULL-TRH Ullapool (1 night) GB-ORK-KIR or GB-KIO-AYR Kirkwall (2 nights) GB-INV-COL Inverness (2 nights) GB-EDI-AIT Edinburgh (2 nights) All CIE Tours Include: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director Full daily breakfasts (except Day 1) Welcome get-together drink Audio headsets Free Wi-Fi on coaches Deluxe documents wallet and backpack All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person

2017 - 9 Day Scottish Dream: Special Access Backstage

CIE Tours $2066 8 Details

2017 - 9 Day Scottish Dream: Special Access Backstage Listen up -- CIE Tours know that there’s no way to discover a new country like through its music. From traditional tunes to breakthrough performances, these trips put sound in the spotlight. With highlights that include traditional dance sessions, interaction with performers, backstage access, and talks with celebrated musicians, get ready for an experience like never before. Highlights: Meet the cast for a drink after a lively Scottish evening complete with bagpipes, kilts and Highland dancing. Enjoy a traditional ballad performed by a local singer while cruising Loch Lomond. Discover the history and scenic beauty of "the home of golf" -- St Andrews. Sample a "wee dram" after your tour of the facilities at Blair Athol Distillery. Take in the splendid views of Edinburgh and the beauty of the Crown Jewels at Edinburgh castle. This Tour Features: Tours of Glasgow, St Andrews and Edinburgh Ferry to the Isle of Skye Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm Edinburgh open-top bus tour Walking tour of Edinburgh Six dinners (D) including:    - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh    - 5 table d'hote dinners Visits and admissions to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Inveraray Castle, Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Blair Castle, Glamis Castle, Cruise Loch Lomond, Blair Athol Distillery, St. Andrews and Edinburgh Castle. Hotels: Superior First Class Hotels GB-GLA-JIG Glasgow (1 night) GB-ARY-BAL Ballachulish or GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (2 nights) GB-EDI-HOL Edinburgh or GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (3 nights) All CIE Tours Include: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director Full daily breakfasts (except Day 1) Welcome get-together drink Audio headsets Free Wi-Fi on coaches Deluxe documents wallet and backpack All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person

2018 - 9 Day Scottish Dream

CIE Tours $1885 8 Details

2018 - 9 Day Scottish Dream Book Early & Save: See details Save 5% - Use code EARLY2018E Save 5% on our just-released 2018 holidays! The best prices of the year are available on many 2018 tours including our most popular options and our new smaller group tours! And take our word: they’ll sell out fast! TERMS & CONDITIONS: Book by September 15, 2017. Use promotion code EARLY2018E and pay a €400 per person deposit. Prices are land only, per person, based on double occupancy for 2018 departures. Prices will vary by departure date, not combinable with any other CIE Tours offers or discounts, and not available for group travel. Discount valid on new bookings only, subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. This offer may be withdrawn at any time. Other conditions may apply. Call 353 1 703 1 888 for details.   Authentic Local Experiences: Expect an unforgettable evening of music, ceremony, theatre and dance at the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 29 to August 19 departures. Immerse yourself in farm life at Leault Farm to see how a farmer works with highly skilled dogs to herd sheep. Trip Highlights: Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery is one of the oldest working distilleries in Scotland. After enjoying a leisurely conducted tour, you can mull over the distinctive character of the finished article as you sip your dram of Blair Athol 12 Year Old. Blair Castle Blair Castle Blair Castle is nestled in the landscape of Highland Perthshire and has been home to 19 generations of Stewarts and Murrays of Atholl. Unique amongst Scottish castles, the story told here will take you from a visit by Mary Queen of Scots to the Civil War and from the Jacobite cause to the disaster of Culloden following Bonnie Prince Charlie's own stay in the castle. Culloden Battlefield Culloden Battlefield This is the site of the last land battle within the UK, in which King George II’s troops defeated Bonnie Prince Charlie and his Jacobite supporters in 1746; around 1200 people were reputedly killed. The Visitor Centre, opened in 2008, includes exhibitions, restaurant, shop and a landscaped roof platform for views over the battlefield. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Inveraray Castle Inveraray Castle Inveraray Castle is the ancestral home of the Duke of Argyll, Chief of the Clan Campbell and the iconic, must-see visitor attraction on the West Coast of Scotland. Isle of Skye Isle of Skye The Isle of Skye is the largest and most northerly island in Scotland’s Inner Hebrides. The island is dominated by the Cuillin Hills and is often referred to as the "Misty Isle". It is associated with Bonnie Prince Charlie who fled there after the Battle of Culloden. Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum The Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is a museum and art gallery in Glasgow, Scotland. It reopened in 2006 after a three-year refurbishment and since then has been one of Scotland's most popular visitor attractions. St Andrews St Andrews Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Dining Experiences: Six dinners including a festive Scottish evening in Edinburgh Hotels: GB-GLA-JIG Glasgow (1 night) GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (2 nights) GB-EDI-HOL Edinburgh (3 nights)

2017 - 9 Day Scottish Dream

CIE Tours $2066 8 Details

2017 - 9 Day Scottish Dream Scottish Evening in Edinburgh Scottish Evening in Edinburgh This fun evening starts with a 4-course dinner where you can sample the traditional Scottish dish of haggis, neaps and tatties. Then the music, dance and storytelling begins and offers you an insight into many aspects of Scottish life. Loch Lomond Scenic Cruise Loch Lomond Scenic Cruise This large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands is approximately 23 miles long and forms part of the Caledonian Canal. It is the second largest Scottish loch by surface area at 21.8 square miles after Loch Lomond, but due to its great depth, it is the largest by volume. Loch Ness is best known for the alleged sightings of the legendary Loch Ness Monster, also known as "Nessie". Isle of Skye Isle of Skye The Isle of Skye is the largest and most northerly island in Scotland’s Inner Hebrides. The island is dominated by the Cuillin Hills and is often referred to as the "Misty Isle". It is associated with Bonnie Prince Charlie who fled there after the Battle of Culloden. Culloden Battlefield Culloden Battlefield This is the site of the last land battle within the UK, in which King George II’s troops defeated Bonnie Prince Charlie and his Jacobite supporters in 1746; around 1200 people were reputedly killed. The Visitor Centre, opened in 2008, includes exhibitions, restaurant, shop and a landscaped roof platform for views over the battlefield. St Andrews St Andrews Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh Castle The rock on which today’s castle stands has been a stronghold for over 3000 years and Edinburgh Castle has dominated its surroundings for centuries. See the 12th century St. Margaret’s Chapel, the monumental great hall of James IV, opened in 1511, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny. Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery is one of the oldest working distilleries in Scotland. After enjoying a leisurely conducted tour, you can mull over the distinctive character of the finished article as you sip your dram of Blair Athol 12 Year Old. Hotels: Superior First Class Hotels GB-GLA-JIG Glasgow (1 night) GB-ARY-BAL Ballachulish or GB-ARY-ISL Ballachulish (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-PES-ATH Pitlochry (2 nights) GB-EDI-HOL Edinburgh or GB-EDI-NHH Edinburgh (3 nights) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 8 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 6 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - 5 table d'hote dinners Welcome get-together drink Tours of Glasgow, St Andrews and Edinburgh Loch Lomond scenic cruise Ferry to the Isle of Skye Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm Blair Athol Distillery whisky tasting and tour Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on July 30 to August 20 departures Edinburgh open-top bus tour Walking tour of Edinburgh Visits and admissions to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Inveraray Castle, Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Blair Castle, Glamis Castle, St Andrews and Edinburgh Castle Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

2017 - 11 Day Taste Of Scotland & Ireland

CIE Tours $1988 10 Details

2017 - 11 Day Taste Of Scotland & Ireland Scottish Evening in Edinburgh Scottish Evening in Edinburgh Get a flavor of Scotland with a dinner of Scottish specialties, including haggis, and a lively show with songs, stories and a display of traditional step-dancing. Dublin Canal Cruise Dinner Dublin Canal Cruise Dinner Travel along Dublin's Grand Canal aboard a vessel that used to transport Guinness. Today it's a lovely restaurant with great food and live music so that you can enjoy dinner as you glide along peacefully. Medieval Castle Banquet Medieval Castle Banquet You are transported back in time for medieval-style dining with a mead reception, a four course feast, and of course good wine. The entertainment is provided by the world-renowned entertainers and is a fitting compliment to the feast. Loch Ness Cruise Loch Ness Cruise This large, deep, freshwater loch in the Scottish Highlands is approximately 23 miles long and forms part of the Caledonian Canal. It is the second largest Scottish loch by surface area at 21.8 square miles after Loch Lomond, but due to its great depth, it is the largest by volume. Loch Ness is best known for the alleged sightings of the legendary Loch Ness Monster, also known as "Nessie". St Andrews - Home of Golf St Andrews - Home of Golf Golf has been played on the Links at St Andrews since around 1400 AD and the Old Course is renowned throughout the world as the Home of Golf. By the 19th century it was part of the way of life for many local people and golf. Golf still plays a major part in the culture and economy of St Andrews today. Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery Blair Athol Distillery is one of the oldest working distilleries in Scotland. After enjoying a leisurely conducted tour, you can mull over the distinctive character of the finished article as you sip your dram of Blair Athol 12 Year Old. Cliffs of Moher Cliffs of Moher One of Ireland’s top visitor attractions, the cliffs are 700 feet high and extend for 5 miles over the Atlantic Ocean on the western seaboard of County Clare. O’Brien’s Tower stands proudly on a headland and one can see the Aran Islands, Galway Bay and Connemara. The cliffs are home to major colonies of cliff nesting seabirds. Killarney’s Jaunting Car Killarney’s Jaunting Car See the Killarney National Park, Muckross Lake and the 15th century Muckross Abbey at a leisurely pace while your driver entertains you with local folklore and history of the area. Hotels: Superior First Class: GB-GLA-GTH Glasgow (1 night) GB-NAI-NEW Nairn (1 night) GB-EDI-MAR Edinburgh (2 nights) IE-DUB-RMA Dun Laoghaire, Dublin (2 nights) IE-KER-KAV Killarney (2 nights) IE-CLA-BCA Bunratty (1 night) IE-DUB-MPE Dublin (1 night) Tour Includes: Sightseeing by luxury coach Professional tour director 10 nights in hotels listed Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1 6 dinners (D) including - Scottish Evening in Edinburgh - Canal Cruise dinner and live music - Bunratty or Knappogue Castle Medieval Banquet - 3 table d'hote dinners 2 lunches (L) Welcome get-together drink Tours of Glasgow, St Andrews, Edinburgh and Dublin Loch Ness scenic cruise Blair Athol Distillery whisky tasting and tour Reserved seats for Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on August 01 to 22 departures Ferries from Scotland to Ireland and across the River Shannon Walking tour of Dublin’s Trinity College Farmhouse tea and scones with sheepdog display Horse-drawn jaunting car ride in Killarney Galway walking tour and Clonmacnoise Monastic Site Visits and admissions to Provand’s Lordship, St Andrews, Edinburgh Castle, Titanic Belfast, Book of Kells at Trinity College, Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills, Skellig Experience and Cliffs of Moher Audio headsets and group photo Deluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

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