The Best Of Britain & Ireland
On this Best of Britain & Ireland tour, see Britain’s and Ireland’s highlights—from the bustling cities to the small towns and from the breathtaking scenery to the ancient ruins. Traveling through the lands of queens, kings, and leprechauns, begin and end in London and pass through England, Scotland, Ireland, and Wales.On this Britain and Ireland tour, stop in some historic towns and cities, including Oxford, home to some of England’s most famous colleges; York, England's most complete medieval city with its cobbled streets and the magnificent York Minster, England’s largest Gothic cathedral; Stratford-upon-Avon, birthplace of Shakespeare; Chester, where a walking tour highlights its Roman remains and black and white half-timbered buildings; Adare, founded in medieval times and known today as one of Ireland’s prettiest villages; and Bath, known for the excavations of Roman baths used for bathing and socializing 2,000 years ago. Britain and Ireland are known for their green countryside and stunning scenery, and on this Britain and Ireland tour, you’ll witness some of their gorgeous landscapes. Travel through the incomparable landscapes of Snowdonia National Park in Wales, with picturesque villages, mountains, and lakes. Follow Ireland’s Ring of Kerry, a 100-mile panoramic drive with sparkling seascapes, brightly hued farmhouses, and the breathtaking panorama of the Lakes of Killarney. Visit the spectacular 668-feet Cliffs of Moher, with breathtaking views of rugged cliffs dropping into the ocean. Drive through the Cotswolds, with the rolling hills and picturesque villages, Northumberland National Park, with its wide-open spaces, and the serene Lake District, England’s largest natural park.All of this and more—including time in Dublin and Edinburgh—await you on this brilliant vacation in Briain and Ireland!
One of the greatest things about a Cosmos escorted tour is the peace of mind it provides. We take care of all the details and include transportation, hotels, professional Tour Directors, sightseeing with knowledgeable Local Guides, and even occasional meals—so you can immerse yourself fully in your travel experience! With Cosmos, you enjoy the benefits and convenience of escorted travel, ample free time to explore your destination the way you want, and longer stays in key cities so that you can ...
Apr 21, 2024 through
May 05, 2024
Apr 17, 2024 7:00 PM
Includes Intra-vacation air transfers. Arrival and destination airfare not included.
May 05, 2024 through
Jul 14, 2024
Jul 10, 2024 7:00 PM
Includes Intra-vacation air transfers. Arrival and destination airfare not included - 6 departures, various dates.
Jul 28, 2024 through
Aug 11, 2024
Aug 7, 2024 7:00 PM
Includes Intra-vacation air transfers. Arrival and destination airfare not included - 2 departures, various dates.
|3||London – Oxford – Stratford - Upon - Avon – Wetherby|
|4||Wetherby – York – Thirsk – Newcastle|
|5||Newcastle – Jedburgh, Scotland – Edinburgh|
|7||Edinburgh – Gretna Green – Lake District, England – Chester – Wrexham, Wales|
|8||Wrexham – Betws - Y - Coed – Dublin, Ireland|
|10||Dublin – Galway – Cliffs Of Moher – Ennis|
|11||Ennis – Adare – Ring Of Kerry – Killarney|
|12||Killarney – Blarney – Dungarvan – Tramore|
|13||Tramore – Cardiff, Wales|
|14||Cardiff – Bath, England – Stonehenge – London|