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The 6 Day Tour of All Ireland

Trip Type: Backpacker Tour
Tour Operator: Paddywagon Tours
Tour Cost: $475
Departs from: Dublin
Duration: 6 days

Tags: $500 or less Tours, 4-7 days, Ireland Tours, Paddywagon, Small Group Tour

A tour of the entire Island of Ireland. If you fancy seeing Ireland's main attractions in one week without returning to Dublin in between then this is for you.

The tour concentrates on the highlights of the four corners of Ireland and visit them in a detailed fashion. All the attractions of Northern Ireland including Belfast in-depth, staying right downtown in the trendy university area.

Overnight in Historic Derry’s walled city close to the Giants Causeway. Donegal, the home of Enya. Trendy Galway, Irelands Party town.

A beautiful aspect of this tour is the 2 night stay in the Kingdom of Kerry, 1 night in your very own Irish pub, the world famous ‘Randy Leprechaun’, next morning swim with Fungi the Dolphin in Dingle... Plus 1 night in lively Killarney, brilliant nightlilfe! Tour some of the world famous Ring of Kerry and lose yourself in a world of breathtaking scenery, leprechauns and shamrocks!

Your final day includes kissing the Blarney stone in Cork, photostop at the Rock of Cashel. Possibly the most action packed 6 days the independent traveller can ever have? Cead Mile Failte - A Hundred Thousand welcomes await!

Day: 1 | Location: Dublin - Belfast

Leave Dublin's Paddy Palace at 8am and begin your adventures at Drogheda where youll see the preserved head of St. Oliver Plunkett (executed 1681) in St. Peters Cathedral. Cross the border at South Armagh. A fascinating evening in Belfast awaits. Paddywagon strongly recommends the world famous Black Taxi tour (optional) to view the Peace wall and political murals.

Day: 2 | Location: Belfast - Historic Derry

A glorious touring day! Cruise the Beautiful North Coast. You'll see the Carrick-a-rede rope bridge (seasonal, consider crossing at your own risk for a small optional charitable donation to the National Trust, the registered UK charity that maintains the Bridge), walk the Giants Causeway and take fantastic photos of Dunluce Castle. Overnight in Historic Derry. Amazing traditional music night in Peadar O'Donnells pub!

Day: 3 | Location: Derry - Galway

Begin today with an excellent in-depth walking tour of Derry's walls (1601) and the well known Bogside district. Drive through enchanting Sligo visiting the sacred grave of our national Poet, Nobel laureate WB Yeats. Explore the vast archaeological and cultural richness of Irelands North West Coast. Stop at Knock, Catholic Irelands vast pilgrimage site. Tonight you'll overnight in Galway, Irelands party capital.

Day: 4 | Location: Galway - Killarney

Today you will have the wild atlantic ocean by your side as you cruise down the West Coast. Run around the lunar landscape of the Burren before gazing in awe at the majesty that is the cliffs of moher. Overnight in Killarney, Irelands premier tourist town.

Day: 5 | Location: Killarney - Dingle

Today the group takes a short drive to Dingle, a charming gaelic speaking fishing village. Free time in Dingle to shop and lunch and then a pleasant tour around Slea Head. See Sleeping Giant Island. Tonight you'll stay in your very own Irish pub, the Randy Leprechaun in Annascaul on the Dingle Peninsula.

Day: 6 | Location: Dingle to Dublin

Cross the Cork and Kerry Mountains to kiss the legendary Blarney Stone on top of Blarney Castle. Souvenir heaven! You'll make your way up through the battle fields of "Braveheart" to Dublin for our grand finale - Visit phoenix Park, Europes largest! 5,000 Red Deer running wild, the Papal Cross and Aras an Uachtarain (the home of our beloved President Mary) and visit the Guinness Storehouse and complements of the Paddywagon team have a pint of the black stuff, a big creamy pint of Guinness !!!!!. Incredible value for money!





Fogra/Please note: Paddywagon reserves the right to amend their intineraries without notice in the interests of your enjoyment, safety and/or in extreme circumstances such national strikes, emergencies, days of national mourning, civil unrest (higly unlikely) etc. Itinerary amendments are extremely rare. Please remember that Paddywagon is full of proud young Irish patriots, and they are determined to ensure you love their Motherland as much as they do. Le Meas/With respect

Departs: Paddys Palace Dublin @ 8am
Departs every Monday all year round and Friday (May to October)

What's Included

  • All Accommodation
  • All Breakfasts
  • All Entrances

Our Office A-Team hold the fort in Downtown Dublin. With great enthusiasm and panache they ensure all administration, tour operations and marketing functions are executed to the high standard we guarantee you.

Today our team has expanded rapidly. We will neither confirm nor deny the tale that Paddywagon Drivers are taken from their parents at the age of 6 and brought to the Isle of Skye in Scotland and trained by the warrior woman Scathach in the art of war-making and social intercourse and then unleashed on the world of Irish tourism (you can decide that during your adventure in Ireland). We will however try to introduce you to some of the present clan below - Irelands finest Tour Guides!
The Paddy’s Palace Team look after our crown jewels - our budget accommodation centres - Paddys Palace Dublin and Paddys Palace Killarney. They have years of experience as travellers and in accommodation management, you are assured of a luxury, clean, safe, relaxed, and thoroughly enjoyable environment.

They are without doubt Ireland’s number 1 team, to be sure, to be sure! The Driver/Guide’s story motto: "Truth on our lips, strength in our limbs and purity in our hearts " Our motto is the actual motto of Na Fianna, The High King of Ireland’s elite bodyguard until the 4th century AD, led by the near legendary Fionn McCool.

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Tour Highlights

  • All accommodation included!
  • All Entrance fees included!
  • All breakfasts included!
  • 100% Irish professional Tour Guide
  • Guinness Storehouse & FREE Guinness!
  • Slane Castle photostop: U2 and Rock concerts
  • Battle of the Boyne Battlefield
  • The preserved head of St. Oliver Plunkett (1681)
  • Monasterboice – Celtic crosses (900 AD)
  • Belfast Cab Tour (optional)
  • The green Glens of Antrim
  • Giants Causeway
  • Dunluce Castle
  • Traditional music night in Historic Derry
  • Thrilling Rope Bridge (seasonal)
  • Award-winning Historic Walking Tour of Derry’s walls (1613)
  • Bloody Sunday Murals
  • Bundoran: World Surf Championships
  • Seaweed baths (optional)
  • Connemara: The Famine Way
  • Galway City
  • The Burren
  • The Cliffs of Moher
  • Overnight in Randy Leprechaun pub
  • Dingle and Fungi the Dolphin
  • Ring of Kerry
  • Horse riding in the lakeside (optional)
  • National Park (optional)

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