GLOBUS 2021: From the Shannon to the Thames (GU)

13 days from Limerick to London

Beloved music, literature, and poetry; lively traditions, customs, and conversation; smooth Guinness, whisky, and ale-they all flow from the banks of one legendary river to another on this immersive tour of Ireland, Scotland, and England. From the ancient villages along the Shannon to the cathedrals and castles lining the Thames, this tour of Ireland and Britain invites you to splash about in four distinctive countries and cultures. Enjoy traditional tea at a 150-year-old Irish farmhouse, follow the sounds of haunting bagpipes in Edinburgh's quirky quarters, and quote famous verse as you stroll around Shakespeare's birthplace in the English countryside. With a compass pointed toward enlightenment and enchantment, this vacation to Ireland and Britain is overflowing with seaside scenery, Highland history, and cobblestone charisma.

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Tour Operator
Globus
Offer
Offer valid through 3/31/2021
Duration
13 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1LimerickCead mile failte-a hundred-thousand welcomes! This evening meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome dinner at your hotel. (D)
Day 2LimerickCLIFFS OF MOHER Visit the 668-foot-high cliffs above the Atlantic Ocean.
GALWAY Free time.
RATHBAUN [LF] Learn about sheep herding and shearing, and enjoy traditional tea at Rathbaun Farm. (B) 159 mi / 255 km

ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Limerick with a medieval banquet at an historic castle. This and many more options throughout your tour are available for purchase with MyGlobus. Get local maps and tips for free time on your GlobusGO mobile app.
Day 3KillarneyADARE Stop at the quaint village to see its pretty thatched cottages.
RING OF KERRY Panoramic drive around the island's southwestern tip.
KILLARNEY Free time. (B,D) 157 mi / 253 km
Day 4DublinBLARNEY Visit the village renowned for its magical Kissing Stone with free time to explore.
CAHIR Photo stop.
DUBLIN Free time this afternoon. (B) 225 mi / 360 km
Day 5DublinDUBLIN Morning orientation drive to see O'Connell Street, Georgian squares, St. Patrick's Cathedral, and Trinity College. Free time this afternoon. (B)
Day 6BelfastGIANT'S CAUSEWAY See more than 40,000 interlocking basalt columns formed millions years ago.
BELFAST Visit Titanic Experience museum. (B) 216 mi / 348 km
Day 7EdinburghFerry crossing on the North Channel to Cairnryan on Scotland's southwest coast.
Scenic drive through Scottish border country to Edinburgh. (B) 132 mi / 212 km
Day 8EdinburghEDINBURGH Morning city sightseeing with a Local Guide includes the New Town, Old Town, and a visit to Edinburgh Castle to see Scotland's Crown Jewels. Free time this afternoon.
EDINBURGH MILITARY TATTOO Attend the world-renowned Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo performance. (Departure August 11 only). (B)
Day 9YorkALNWICK At Alnwick Castle choose to visit the Castle or explore the garden.
YORK See York Minster on a guided walk through The Shambles. (B) 243 mi / 391 km
Day 10BathSTRATFORD-UPON-AVON See Anne Hathaway's Cottage and visit Shakespeare's Birthplace.
BATH Visit the excavations of the Roman Baths. (B,D) 286 mi / 460 km
Day 11LondonSTONEHENGE Guided visit. (B) 131 mi / 210 km
Day 12LondonLONDON Morning sightseeing with a Local Guide includes the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, Whitehall, Prime Minister's Downing Street residence, Piccadilly Circus, and Buckingham Palace. Free time this afternoon. (B)
Day 13LondonLONDON Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (B)
Dates/Pricing

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DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
05/05/2021$3,419.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
05/19/2021$3,669.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
06/02/2021$3,419.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
06/16/2021$3,419.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
06/30/2021$3,419.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
07/14/2021$3,419.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
07/28/2021$3,669.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
08/11/2021$3,569.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
08/25/2021$3,419.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
09/08/2021$3,419.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
09/22/2021$3,179.00* (USD) / Land Only PriceQuote
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      Beloved music, literature, and poetry; lively traditions, customs, and conversation; smooth Guinness, whisky, and ale-they all flow from the banks of one legendary river to another on this immersive tour of Ireland, Scotland, and England.

     
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