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Connemara Day Trip From Dublin

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Overview
The Connemara day tour takes you to the wild west of Ireland. Experience its lakes, mountains and bogs where the traditions of yesteryear are still very much a part of daily life. This scenic country tour includes a photo stop at the romantic Kylemore Abbey, a 90 minutes boat cruise on the Killary fjord in summer, or traditional sheepdog trials and turf cutting in winter, and a visit to the bohemian Galway City.
Highlights
  • Full-day trip to Connemara from Dublin
  • Round-trip transportation eliminates the need to rent a car
  • Guided commentary teaches you all about this part of Ireland
  • Cruise around Killary Harbour or a visit a sheep farm
What to Expect
Make your way to a central Dublin location to step aboard your luxury coach. Find a comfortable seat and take off through the scenic countryside, bound for Galway. You won't have to worry about Dublin traffic or navigating the highways; you can just focus on the scenery.  Summer tours include a cruise around the Killary Fjord, while winter tours include a visit to a sheep farm in Killary. Travel on through the Inagh Valley to Kylemore Abbey, where you will learn about the Benedictine monastery's rich history through your guide's commentary before stopping at Glasgow City Return to Dublin for drop-off, having learned all about this area of the country.
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Departure Point
Molly Malone Statue, Suffolk St, Dublin 2, D02 KX03, Ireland
Departure Time
6:30 AM
Duration
12h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach.
  • Driver/guide.
  • WIFI on selected coaches.
  • 1.5-hour Killary Fjord Boat Cruise (April to October) or Killary Sheep Farm (November to March)
  • Galway City
  • Entry/Admission - Killary Fjord
  • Entry/Admission - Killary Sheep Farm
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Entrance to Kylemore Abbey
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infants are welcome, provided that customers bring their own safety seats
  • During winter times, the boat trip is replaced with a visit to a family farm
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 1 August 2019

We booked this trip with Irish Day Tours. Pick up was at the Molly Malone Statue, Sussex Street at 6.20 am. Our driver guide was MAC. He was very knowledgeable, funny and made the day very enjoyable. We travelled down to Killary for our boat...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank jacduc
Reviewed 28 July 2019 via mobile

Me and my wife had pleasure to show our visiting aunt one of the most beautiful places in Ireland. Gerrards stories about Irish history were very interesting. Boat cruise was an excellent experience and definitely the main thing to see. Kylemore Abbey comes with no...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank GregPawlowski
Reviewed 7 November 2018

This is my 2nd time to Connemara with Irish Day tour. This was also my 6th tour with Irish Day Tour. But I have never received any discount. We (myself and my wife) were on time and Noel was there at the Molly Malone Statue...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank BabaSomanath
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Well, Irish day tours and our guide Mac need to be thanked for this discovery of Western Ireland. The weather was just perfect and the white floating clouds made up for a perfect photo shoot. it also gave me a chance to discover 40 metres...More

1  Thank ravipg71
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We had a wonderful trip with Mac. He made organizational decisions that made the trip engaging and efficient. I listened to his commentary about Ireland on the drive, very interesting. The tour was a delight start to finish

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Margie C
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