The Emerald Isle Like You've Never Seen Her
Experience luxury Ireland travel with Ker & Downey on this exclusive eight-day itinerary loaded with private flightseeing tours, behind-the-scenes excursions, golfing outings, luxury accommodations, and select dining reservations throughout Belfast, Dublin, Wicklow County, Galway, and Ireland’s west coast.
Ker & Downey suggests beginning your Northern Ireland luxury travel itinerary in thrilling Belfast at one of the UK's most prestigious hotels, Culloden Estate and Spa. Upon arrival, the genuine warmth and charm of Northern Ireland is immediately showered upon you by Lord and Lady Dunleath, who will host a special welcome lunch at their Ballywalter Park home. Drive around Belfast to glimpse the political and architectural renaissance of the city, then kick off your inaugural evening with a Jazz dinner at lively bar, followed by a visit to the prestigious Grand Opera House.
Take time to explore the marvels of Northern Ireland -- including the famed Giant's Causeway and Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge -- before continuing your Ireland luxury travel around the Dublin countryside.
The journey from Belfast to Wicklow County is full of stops at some of Ireland's most idyllic landmarks, such as Kilkenny Castle and Glendalough. The prestigious Palladian estate of Powerscourt Hotel will serve as your Wicklow County base as you enjoy golfing at the championship Druids Glen golf courses, private helicopter tours over Dublin, and personal shopping experiences at Brown Thomas.
Your private car and driver will then transport you across the country to Ireland's west coast for a stunning aerial tour of the iconic Cliffs of Moher and Galway Bay. Settle into the Old World luxury of Glenlo Abbey Hotel and enjoy a taste of yesteryear at the hotel's exclusive Pullman Restaurant, Galway's most unique dining experience. Your time in Galway is full of authentic Irish fare, leisurely countryside activities, and historic flightseeing tours over the Aran Islands. Allow Galway to send you off in style with a private luxury dining experience at the elegant Ashford Castle, once the Guinness family estate and now one of Europe's top resort hotels.
Your luxury Ireland travel concludes back in Dublin with a private guided city tour through Trinity College, Temple Bar, Saint Stephen's Green, and other significant city landmarks. Enjoy a private behind-the-scenes tour and tasting at the world famous Old Jameson Distillery before indulging in a farewell dinner at Dublin's most exclusive restaurant, Number 10. A perfect end to your luxury travels through Ireland.