Notre Dame vs Navy in Ireland, 2023
11 days, Aug 21-31, 2023, Ireland West to East and West again
Trip cost: $4199 per person sharing, Deposit $1200 pp, $500 single room
COVERS AIRFARE, TRANSPORT TO AND FROM AIRPORT, HOTELS, IRELAND TRANSPORT,
TRIP INSURANCE, ALL TOUR ADMISSIONS, BREAKFAST & DINNER EVERY DAY,
SONGS & STORIES ALL ALONG THE WAY!
may be subject to change!
Mon Aug 21 - Leave Elmira AOH 1 Oam, rest stop Siamsa Pub, Stroudsburg PA Ipm, arrive JFK 4pm, Overnight flight on Aer Lingus.
Tue Aug 22 - Land Shannon airport 8am, meet bus and driver 9am, breakfast and quick tour of Bunratty Folk Park. Drive to Cork, check in at hotel, take a nap, or walkabout in Cork City. Jury's Hotel, Cork City (3 nights)
Wed Aug 23 - Tour of Cobh village and immigration museum, back to Midleton Distillery tour and Cork City again this afternoon and evening.
Thu Aug 24 - Day tour to Killarney, and back through West Cork, including the Sweeney home village of Dromtariffe and Mallow. Evening in Cork City.
Fri Aug 25 - Off to Dublin, in the Green! Stops in Cahir and Cashel, a quick driving tour of Dublin, then check in at our hotel in Bray nearby.
Wilton Hotel, Bray (3 nights)
Sat Aug 26 - Take the train to the game in Dublin, direct from Bray to Aviva Stadium. Time for walkabouts in the Temple Bar district, and return after game by train.
Sun Aug 27 - One more day for a full tour of Dublin, including the Guinness factory and historic sites like the GPO and Glasnevin Cemetery.
Mon Aug 28 - Hotel breakfast 8am, board coach 9am, for a drive across Ireland to Galway.Pass the Great Bog, the Fields of Athenry, the River Shannon. Time on your own in Galway. Skeffington Arms Hotel, Galway (3 nights)
Tue Aug 29 - A full day on your own in one of Ireland's finest cities. Visit the Cathedral, Shop street, the river walk, Eyre Square, pubs & restaurants.
Wed Aug 30 - Hotel breakfast 8am, board coach 9am, for a day tour to Connemara, the Quiet Man village of Cong, the Shrine at Knock.
Thu Aug 31 - Early rise up, continental breakfast, then on our way to Shannon Airport for the flight home. Meet our Terp's bus back to Elmira.