You won't find comparable tours to what we offer on the small group tour departures. We handpick the hotels and have personal first hand contact with the hotels owners and directors. As a company we don't do basic! Your rooms will be carefully chosen and while you tour around the country you will do it in the style and comfort of a purpose built touring vehicle. Your tour guide will deliver unique experiences and you will receive our best and most personal attention at all times.


This is considered the ‘Best of Ireland’ tour. Staying in Ireland’s most renowned four star properties (well Glenlo Abbey is actually five star), this tour offers a first class experience in a small group setting. Unique experiences including dinner on an Orient Express train and a boat trip through the lakes of Killarney are just a few of the great inclusions on our Discover Ireland Tour. 

This tour covers the best of Northern Ireland where you will see the amazing landscapes such as The Giant's Causeway - A UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will stay at two five star properties including Lough Eske Castle in County Donegal and The Dylan Hotel in Dublin. This tour will enable you to get off the beaten track, all the while you are being hosted in a small group of no more than fourteen guests with your experienced driver guide.

Staying in Ireland’s best hotels, this tour offers a first class experience in a small group setting. Unique experiences and touring the country with one of Ireland’s top tour guides is what’s in store for guests.


The Difference

As well as offering the small group tours featured above we also offer private customized tours. You can also take one of the above itineraries and make it your own with alternative accommodation options and a reduced or longer stay. What's important to know about our featured itineraries above is that you will be among a group of no more than 14 guests in a relaxed pace tour where you have time to see the important attractions and enjoy the amazing properties featured on our tours. One thing is for certain, unique experiences and personalized service are what you can expect on a tour with Emerald.