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6 days - from only £639pp

ABOUT THE TOUR

Ireland’s South East – Waterford and Wexford for Solo Travellers

Enjoy a taste of the real Emerald Isle! A fascinating holiday of contrasting attractions, packed full of shamrock delight. Discover the charm of the Irish people, where traditions remain untouched as we visit many incredible destinations including Waterford, Kilkenny and, of course, the Irish capital, Dublin, on this incredible holiday dedicated to the solo traveller.

TOUR INCLUDES

  • No single supplement and sole use of your own room
  • 5 nights hotel with Irish breakfast & 4 evening meals
  • Home Connect service or local departure by coach (limited availability - call for details)

6 Day Itinerary

  • Day 1:

    Regional departure by coach or Home Connect service, then to Holyhead for the ferry to Ireland, and onwards to our hotel in Ireland’s South East corner for four nights.

    Included meals: Dinner

  • Day 2: Free Time or Wexford

    Optional excursion to the old Norse estuary town of Wexford once, known as Waesfjord (‘the harbour of the mud flats’), with its narrow winding streets, picturesque harbour, and lively pubs and hostelries.

    The town is situated where the River Slaney enters Wexford, once a thriving port. We return to our hotel for an afternoon at leisure.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Wexford

    Wexford

    Optional Excursions

    Our optional excursions are a great addition to enhance your holiday experience and are highly recommended.

    2021
    • Wexford
    TBC

    The optional excursions will be available to book during your tour.

    Prices are per person and are subject to change. Payment will be in cash in Euros (for tours to Europe) or Sterling (for UK tours).

  • Day 3: Waterford

    Spend today in the charming town of Waterford, with the oldest city in Ireland, first visited by the Vikings in 852AD.

    The walled city has retained much of its medieval character together with the graceful buildings from its 18th-century expansion. The parameters of the 10th-century settlement can be clearly identified in The Viking Triangle. Reginald's Tower is the most historic urban medieval monument in Ireland.

    The elegant Chamber of Commerce building, the City Hall and the Bishop's Palace are prime examples of beautiful 18th century architecture.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Bishops Palace, Waterford

    Waterford

    Included Highlights

    • Waterford
  • Day 4: Kilkenny

    This morning we head to the charming inland city of Kilkenny, Ireland’s medieval capital, on our included excursion.

    Above the broad sweep of the River Nore sits the castle, while a pretty humpbacked stone bridge leads up into narrow, cheerful streets laced with carefully maintained buildings.

    You have free time to explore the town at leisure, perhaps you would like to visit Kilkenny Castle or join our optional walking tour, a popular and enjoyable way to get to know the Medieval Capital of Ireland.

    Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner

    Kilkenny Castle

    Kilkenny Castle

    Included Highlights

    • Kilkenny

    Optional Excursions

    Our optional excursions are a great addition to enhance your holiday experience and are highly recommended.

    2021
    • Kilkenny Walking Tour
    TBC

    The optional excursions will be available to book during your tour.

    Prices are per person and are subject to change. Payment will be in cash in Euros (for tours to Europe) or Sterling (for UK tours).

  • Day 5: Dublin

    We leave our hotel and head north through the spectacular Wicklow Mountains. We will visit the town of ‘Ballykissangel’ fame, Avoca, and the valley of the two lakes, Glendalough, celebrated equally for its beauty and for its historical and archaeological interests.

    This afternoon we continue to Dublin. The city has plenty to delight even the most familiar visitor. Magnificent Georgian architecture adds drama to every moment.

    Live entertainments, charming distractions and tempting indulgences await around every corner.

    Our optional sightseeing tour is a popular and enjoyable way to get to know Ireland’s capital.

    We continue to our hotel on the outskirts of Dublin for an overnight stay.

    Included meals: Breakfast

    Included Highlights

    • Avoca
    • Glendalough
    • Dublin

    Optional Excursions

    Our optional excursions are a great addition to enhance your holiday experience and are highly recommended.

    2021
    • Dublin Sightseeing
    TBC

    The optional excursions will be available to book during your tour.

    Prices are per person and are subject to change. Payment will be in cash in Euros (for tours to Europe) or Sterling (for UK tours).

  • Day 6:

    Return home.

    Included meals: Breakfast*

Hotels

You will stay for four nights at the 4-star Treacy's Waterford. Your overnight stay in the Dublin area will be in a city-style hotel.

  • Treacy's Hotel Spa & Leisure Club

    Treacys Hotel, Spa Leisure Centre Waterford is a quality three star heritage hotel that combines modern comfort with quintessential Irish style, featuring spectacular Waterford Crystal chandeliers and rich oak panelling. The hotel is ideally located on the waterfront in historic Waterford, Ireland’s oldest city centre. In a prime location on the quay, the hotel boasts 163 guest bedrooms, thoughtfully designed with comfort in mind, and equipped with T.V., tea/coffee making facilities and hairdryer. The hotel has a restaurant and bar. Enjoy the leisure centre with swimming pool and jacuzzi.

    • Swimming Pool
    • English Speaking Staff
    • Bureau de Change
    • Guest Lounge
    • Bar
    • Restaurant
    • Lift
    • WiFi Available
    • TV
    • Tea and Coffee Making Facilities
    • Hairdryer
    • Bath and/or Shower
    • Telephone

Joining points

Travel from most joining points is included within your coach holiday price; some carry a supplement of £20pp. To find your nearest joining point, search using your postcode below.

See our full list of our joining points.

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