The Scots and the Irish - 11 day tour

Tour Summary

The Scots and the Irish
11 day / 10 night

Combine the friendliest of people, history and the scenic beauty of Scotland and Ireland to create the perfect tour. In 11 fun-packed days, discover the great cities of Edinburgh, Belfast and Derry. Tour through the picturesque Scottish Highlands; learn more about Titanic’s ill-fated maiden voyage and explore nature’s work at the Giant’s Causeway. These are just some of the many highlights that await you on this marvellous tour.

Edinburgh - enjoy a tour of the city to visit the Scotch Whisky Experience and Edinburgh Castle

Isle of Skye - explore the scenic Sleat Peninsula and visit Armadale Castle

Belfast - join a local expert to learn the history of Belfast 

Glens of Antrim - experience picturesque views of mountains, valleys and coastline

Cliffs of Moher - see the striking 700 feet cliffs that plunge into the Atlantic Ocean

Movie locations - Braveheart, Dracula Untold and Harry Potter

Hotel accommodation included

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Full Tour Itinerary

Frequently Asked Questions



  • 10 nights hotel accommodation 
  • Location: Edinburgh (2); Inverness/Nairn (1); Dunblane (1); Belfast (2) Donegal (1); Roscommon (2) and Ennis (1)


  • Cooked/Continental breakfast (10)
  • Welcome drink with your Tour Director
  • Table d’hôte dinners (6)
  • Dinner at the Scotch Whisky Experience in Edinburgh (not Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo departures)
  • Dinner and entertainment at the Crosskeys Inn
  • Bunratty/Knappogue Castle Medieval Banquet

Visits, Admissions and Experiences

  • Admission to Scotch Whisky Experience, Edinburgh Castle, Blair Castle, Armadale Castle, Museum and Gardens, Stirling Castle, Titanic Belfast, Giant’s Causeway, Glenveagh Castle and National Park, Arigna Mining Experience and the Cliffs of Moher
  • City tour of Edinburgh
  • Tour of Blair Athol Distillery with tasting
  • Walking tours of Belfast, Derry and Galway with local guides
  • Tickets are included for the World-famous Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on 04 to 20 August, 2024 departures

Tour Essentials

  • Touring by luxury air-conditioned coach with extra-legroom, reclining seats, on board washroom and Wifi
  • Ferry to the Isle of Skye
  • Ferry between Scotland and Ireland
  • All baggage handling and hotel tips are included
  • Services throughout the tour of a professional Tour Director
  • Service charges and taxes

Departure information

Please check your tour documentation for the commencement time of the tour

From the Dalmahoy Hotel and Country Club
Edinburgh EH27 8EB

The tour will end in Ennis after breakfast on day 11

Check-in: 13:30 hrs
Tour Departs: 14:00 hrs
Tour Returns: 09:00 hrs

Child details

Child discount applies to children aged 8 to 18 years inclusive on the basis that they share a room with an adult.

We’re sorry but children aged under 8 years cannot travel on this tour.

Photo-ID may be requested to confirm discount entitlement.  

Price Notes

The price of this tour includes hotel accommodation with en-suite bathroom. 

Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
Selected departures include a visit to this famous celebration of music, dancing and culture performed against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle.

Please see the FAQ section for more information on this tour.

Product code 
CIE 00767

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