Day 1: Dublin
Arrive in Dublin After you pick up your luggage and clear through Customs, an Adventures by Disney representative will meet you in the main terminal and will direct you to your transportation to your hotel. Relax as a driver assists with your luggage and whisks you away to The Westin Dublin. The Westin Dublin Unwind from your journey and explore the area that will be your home for the next few days.Visit the Adventures by Disney hospitality desk to learn about nearby places to visit. Be sure to ask your Adventure Guide for your ticket to the Book of Kells Exhibit at Trinity College! Welcome Reception and Dinner With Entertainment Tonight, meet the other families that will share the adventure. Dine in a private room at the hotel to the melodic tunes of a Celtic harpist. And find out from your Adventure Guides more about the journey across Ireland you're embarking upon.
Day 2: Dublin
Breakfast at the Hotel Begin your day with a delightful breakfast. Dublin City Tour with Viking Splash Enjoy a privately guided tour where you will discover the city's dynamic history, go back in time on a private experience in the famed Jeanie Johnston ship, and taste the good life at the Guinness Storehouse®. You'll board an amphibious vehicle for a unique look at the city — on land and water! Lunch and Privately Guided Tour of the Guinness Storehouse® Delight in a leisurely lunch at the Guinness Storehousee®, located in the heart of the St. James' Gate Brewery. Tour this 7-story buildingconstructed in 1902 as a fermentation plantthat now houses exhibition areas and the world-famous rooftop Gravity Bar. Afternoon in Dublin Spend the afternoon with the family exploring historic Dublin – relax, shop or visit the amazing museums. Join our Adventure Guides for a peek at the ancient illuminated Book of Kells at Trinity College or take an independent walking tour of the Temple Bar neighborhood's cobblestone streets. Ask your Adventure Guides for more suggestions. Dinner in Dublin on Your Own Gather together for a family dinner on your own at one of Dublin's world-class restaurants. Your Adventure Guides will be happy to help you find the perfect meal!
Day 3: Killarney
Breakfast at the Hotel Enjoy a tasty breakfast to get ready for your journey to Cashel. The Irish National Stud Before reaching Cashel, enjoy a privately guided tour of The Irish National Stud—a famous thoroughbred breeding farm that saw the births of over 220 foals this year. Depending on the season, guests can expect to see mares, foals, stallion, weanlings, yearlings and retired living National Hunt Legends. Journey to Cashel Continue traveling across the emerald Irish countryside to this popular town in Tipperary County. Housing libraries and other interesting attractions and displays, it provides a sense of history and royal lore. Rock of Cashel Visit and Lunch on Your Own Walk up the hill to the Rock of Cashel, the seat of the Kings of Munster. Explore the plateau populated with medieval buildings crowning the hilltop of Tipperary's Golden Vale. Learn details about the imposing fortifications, spectacularly preserved guard tower and majestic Chapel of King Cormac. Then, enjoy lunch in town on your own. Junior Adventurer Shamrock Hunt Junior Adventurers can search for lucky shamrocks on the sacred grounds where Saint Patrick once stood. Welcome to Killarney Make yourself at home in Killarney, which sits on the northeastern shore of Lough Leane. Settle into Killarney Park Hotel, a charming upscale and family-friendly hotel in the heart of Killarney, County Kerry. Dinner on Your Own in Killarney Share an evening with your family as you experience the music, shops, food and fun in the picturesque Irish town of Killarney. Who knows what treasures will be yours—you might just find the pot of gold at the end of a rainbow! Visit the Adventures by Disney hospitality desk for recommendations. *Please note: Access to some areas requires the use of uneven walkways and narrow passages.
Day 4: Killarney
![CDATA [ Breakfast at the Hotel Enjoy an early breakfast to fuel up for the day ahead. Journey to Ross Castle Travel by horse-drawn cart down winding paths to the 15th-century castle at the edge of Killarney's lower lake for a picturesque photo stop with your family. BIKE RIDE TO MUCKROSS HOUSE Bike along gentle slopes through the Irish countryside to Muckross House, a historic Victorian estate that borders one of the picturesque lakes in Killarney National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Exploration and Lunch at Muckross House Join a local expert on a guided tour of this ornate and meticulously restored Tudor-style manor's 65 rooms and traditional farm. Then, dine in the glorious garden restaurant overlooking the estate. Killarney National Park Enjoy the diverse landscape of this park, famous for its many lakes. If you feel like it, take a short hike over the natural terrain with its idyllic splendor or stroll along a scenic lakeshore path with your family. Dinner at Kate Kearney's Cottage Enjoy a lively dinner in a traditional cottage featuring a festive atmosphere with authentic Irish cuisine and folk dancing.
Day 5: Shannon
Breakfast at the Hotel Begin your day with a filling breakfast before you head out to County Clare. Kiss the Stone at Blarney Castle On the road to County Clare, stop to explore Blarney Castle and its beautiful gardens. This historic fortress is home to the famous Blarney Stone, which according to local legend will endow the gift of eloquence to anyone who kisses it. So go ahead and pucker up! Lunch on Your Own in Adare Nestled in a wooded farmland setting along the River Maigue is the quaint village of Adare. On your journey to County Clare, you'll pause in this charming town for lunch and a brief visit. Arrive at Dromoland Castle Marvel at the rolling green hills of Clare as you travel by motor coach to magnificent Dromoland Castle. Built in the 15th century and your royal home for the next 3 nights, it is truly fit for a king or queen! Dinner at Dromoland Castle and Disney Movie Night In the evening, dine at Dromoland's Fig Tree Restaurant at the Golf and Country Club. Meanwhile, Junior Adventurers will be treated to a night of food, fun and a classic Disney movie. Please note that the Fig Tree Restaurant does not permit Guests to wear shorts, sandals and/or T-shirts.
Day 6: Dromoland Castle
Breakfast at the Hotel Start your day with a tasty breakfast. Private Tour of Dromoland Castle Grounds Join your fellow Adventurers for a private, late-morning tour of the castle grounds. See the timeless majesty of its great stone towers wreathed in creeping ivy and the mystic beauty of its rolling green hills pristine lake, enchanted woods and gardens. The ancestral home of the O'Briens of Dromoland who were the Kings of Thomond, it is considered by many to be the most beautiful castle in Ireland. It has a storied history and has accommodated famous celebrities, including presidents and movie stars. Birds of Prey Demonstration Experience the thrill of interacting with hawks, owls and majestic falcons when an expert demonstrates the art of falconry. On Your Own Lunch and Afternoon at Dromoland Castle Choose from a variety of restaurants at Dromoland Castle for lunch. Your Adventure Guides can assist you in picking the ideal location for your family. Then, spend the rest of the afternoon on the Castle grounds with a choice of many enjoyable activities—such as tennis, golf, boating, biking, croquet and more*. If you would like to spend the afternoon relaxing, choose one of the available spa services*. Medieval Banquet Revel in a merry dinner banquet at a historic Irish castle with delicious, authentic Irish dishes and drink. Enjoy traditional Irish entertainment with music, singing and dancing that will let your spirits soar! *Some of these activities and services are available for an additional cost.
Day 7: Cliffs of Moher
Breakfast at the Hotel Begin your day with a tasty breakfast. Irish Farm and Lunch Spend the morning with your family working on an Irish farm. Learn the secrets of scone making and sheepherding—or try your hand at bottle feeding a baby lamb or piglet. Then savor a home-style lunch complete with freshly baked soda bread served piping hot, right out the oven. The Cliffs of Moher Marvel at one of Ireland's most magnificent views from atop the dramatic Cliffs of Moher, which stands 700 feet (213 meters) above the sea. Your visit to this famous site includes entry into O'Brien's Tower, located at the highest point of the Cliffs.* Farewell Dinner Celebrate with your fellow Adventurers in true Irish style at a private feast in your honor. Enjoy traditional Irish step dancing set against a delightful backdrop of music performed by local musicians. This extravagant dinner party caps off a week of extraordinary experiences. *Available only when open to the public.
Day 8: Shannon
Breakfast at the Hotel Enjoy one last breakfast in your castle home and bid farewell to your fellow Adventurers! Transfers to the Shannon Airport (SNN) Relax as you are assisted with your luggage and transportation to the Shannon airport.