• The Cliffs of Moher

 Ireland & Scotland 14 night vacation

Discover the beauty, history, culture and tour with some of Ireland and Scotland's best guides.

Whether you see a relaxed pace introductory tour or a fast paced whirlwind tour - The foundations of this itinerary are solid for experiencing the best of Ireland and Scotland.


What you see below is the tour featuring five star accommodations. The tour can be arranged with a variety of accommodation options and we will do our best to work with your budget and find a great itinerary. 

Private tour of Ireland & Scotland

Finding the perfect balance of what to see and experience in Ireland and Scotland is a daunting process to research. Knowing where to spend quality time, find the best guides and discover unique experiences is where we will make a difference to your trip. We can of course customize this itinerary.


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Day 8 - Travel from Scotland to Ireland

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Welcome to Dublin. Meet and greet in arrivals by your chauffeur driver and transfer to the glorious Ashford Castle in Cong Co. Mayo. Enjoy some light sightseeing en route to Cong with stops at Clonmacnoise and Galway City. In the afternoon you can try an activity such as a hawk walk on the majestic grounds of this stunning property.

Cead Mile Failte 100,000 welcomes

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STAY - Ashford Castle, Cong


Day 9 - Enjoying the Castle History and Grounds.

Ashford Castle Fit for a King

Day 10 - Exploring Connemara.

Kylemore Abbey The heart of Connemara

Enjoy the day at leisure in Ashford Castle partaking in some of the many amenities on offer. Take a 'hawk walk' and learn about the magnificent birds of prey or take a boat onto Lough Corrib to Inchagoill and visit St Patrick's monastery where he was banished by the pagan druids in the 4h Century.

STAY - Ashford Castle, Cong

Explore Connemara National Park with your guide. Perhaps visiting Kylemore Abbey and Gardens or taking a visit to an Oyster Farm where you can learn about the process and taste your farming rewards. For the active travellers there are some fantastic hiking opportunities such as Diamond Head for views over the bay and islands.

STAY - Ashford Castle, Cong 


Day 11 - The Wild Atlantic Way.

Day 12 - The Kingdom of Kerry.

Explore the impressive Wild Atlantic Way through the Burren National Park with its impressive exposed Limestone slabs that resemble a somwhat Martian landscape and of course the Cliffs of Moher which you can experience in person.  

The Cliffs of Moher The most impressive vistas

Continuing south to the 'Kingdom' of Kerry by stepping back into ancient Ireland and a time gone bye touring the Dingle Peninsula and Slea head. Visiting the Gallarus Oratory and Beehive Huts and experiencing a Master Crystal Cutter in action at Dingle Crystal before travelling to Kenmare.

The Dingle Peninsula Sunset at Slea Head

STAY - Dromoland Castle or Adare Manor, Co Limerick.

STAY - The Park Kenmare, Kenmare.  


Day 12 - The Ring of Kerry.

Exploring the Ring of Kerry today. There are several touring options, where you decide to tour the entire loop by road or take a jaunting cart through the Gap of Dunloe contuning by boat through the Killarney Lakes. The more adventureous can take a boat on open sea to the UNESCO site at Skellig Michael which you may recognise from the recent Star Wars installments. Pre booking is necesssary.

The Lakes of Killarney A stillnss in the National Park

Day 13 -The Rock of Cashel, Seat of the High Kings.

Sadly we leave magical Kerry and travel to Dublin through the heart of Ireland stopping at the Rock of Cashel in Tipperary. Former seat to the Irish High Kings, it is said the rock was a piece of mountain from Kerry that the devil bit off and spat out! Enjoy and over view of the city with your guide this afternoon and perhaps a stop in Kilmainham Gaol.
The Rock of Cashel Seat of the High Kings of Ireland

STAY - The Park Kenmare, Kenmare.  

Stay - The Merrion Hotel, Dublin


Day 14 - Dublins Fair City. 

Day 15 - Transfer to Dublin Airport.

Taking a 3 hour private walking tour of the city this morning with a light hearted guide strolling through James Joyce and Oscar Wilde streets and learning the deep and eventful history of Dublin from the Vikings to the British. Enjoy a private tasting at the Guinness Connoisseur Bar that afternoon.
The Guinness Storehouse St James Gate

STAY - The Merrion Hotel, Dublin.  

Depart from Dublin Airport with a private transfer. Thank you for using Emerald Custom Tours and we look forward to assisting you with future travels.

Farewell Slan Abhaile

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