Holiday Tour Details
Delightful Donegal Description
Wild and rugged, the county of Donegal has a mystical landscape made up of sweeping coasts, dramatic cliffs and winding country roads. The combination of scenic beauty and a magnificent hotel overlooking the Wild Atlantic Way make this the perfect tour.
Delightful Donegal Itinerary
Sunday We travel from Cornwall to Pembroke for our ferry crossing to Rosslare and arrive at the Talbot Hotel, Wexford in the evening.
Monday We leave Wexford and cross through the heart of Ireland. We have a visit to the picturesque heritage town of Birr. Built up around the castle it is a rich ensemble of Georgian architecture, tree-lined malls and avenues of elegance. In the afternoon we continue our journey to Bundoran and the Great Northern Hotel.
Tuesday This morning we travel along the rugged coastline to Slieve League Cliffs where we board a minibus for a guided tour to see the majesty and sheer scale of some of the highest cliffs in Europe. After this awe inspiring experience we travel to Donegal where there will be time in the bustling town for lunch or to explore the castle or the bay.
Wednesday Todays journey takes us past the Sperrin Mountains and Gortin Lakes as we travel to Ulster American Folk Park. We immerse ourselves in the story of brave emigrants and wander through the reconstructed streets, thatched cottages see traditional crafts and board a full scale emigrant sail ship. In the afternoon we have a coffee break in historic Enniskillen.
Thursday Lissadell House, is an elegant Regency mansion with striking interiors and galleries set in beautiful grounds offering sweeping views of Sligo Bay. We have time to enjoy its beauty and learn of the fascinating literary history before we return to Bundoran for the latter part of the afternoon.
Friday Leaving the beauty of Bundoran we travel to the city of Dublin where we have the afternoon to enjoy the seamless blend of classic visitor sights, vibrant local scene and the natural delights of Dublin Bay. Later we have an overnight stay at the Ashdown Park Hotel, Gorey.
Saturday We have an early start and breakfast this morning will be on-board our ferry to Pembroke. We arrive back to Cornwall later in the evening.
Delightful Donegal Hotel
The four star Great Northern Hotel, Bundoran sits in a stunning location overlooking the Atlantic.
Hot drinks facilities, swimming pool, wifi, lift, porterage and entertainment
Delightful Donegal Includes
Premier Class coach travel
Free optional travel insurance
Return ferry crossings
6 Nights dinner, bed & breakfast
Welcome drink on arrival
Excursions as detailed
Guided tour of Slieve League Cliffs
Admission to Ulster American Folk Park
Admission to Lissadell House
Free parking at depot
Pick up points throughout Cornwall
Delightful Donegal Further Information
Single rooms available at a supplement of £50 per person
Home pick up £12 per person
PHOTOGRAPHIC ID REQUIRED FOR THIS TOUR
£100 non-refundable deposit
Balance due 6 weeks prior to travel