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Ireland East to West (7 nights)
Ireland East to West
Ireland East to West

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Off the Beaten Path Fly & Rail Vacations

Ireland East to West

Cyber Week Sale 5,000 Bonus Aeroplan Points

Start off in the dazzling city of Dublin, where you'll have time to eat, drink, and soak up Ireland's vivacious character. Tour the natural monuments of Kilkenny and Wicklow, then move on to vibrant Galway. Explore the rugged wilderness of Connemara. Ireland awaits.

With a country as vast and bountiful as Ireland, traveling by train is a great way to cover as much ground as possible while also taking in the breathtaking sights. Let the smooth ride, great service, and amazing vistas transport you from city to city. The train tickets and hotel stays are included in the package, along with some meals and a bunch of other travel essentials that will help make this trip easy, fun, and unforgettable.

Location:

  • Dublin, Ireland (DUB)
  • Galway, County Galway, Ireland
  • Ireland
9 Days,7 nights
From $3,388 CAD per adult Base fare, surcharges, fees, taxes and charges
Travelling as a group of 10 or more? Request a group quote.

INCLUSIONS

  • Round-trip flights to Dublin (if flight and hotel package option is chosen)
  • Private airport transfers in Dublin
  • 7 nights of accommodation
  • 7 breakfasts and 1 tasting
  • Round-trip train tickets (Economy Class) between Dublin and Galway
  • 4 More Moments activities included:
    • Full-day tour to Kilkenny and Wicklow with English-speaking guide
    • Galway walking food tour with tastings with English-speaking guide
    • Full-day tour to Connemara and Cong with English-speaking guide
    • 2-day Hop-On Hop-Off pass in Dublin (valid for 48 hours)
  • Earn Aeroplan® points

Off the Beaten Path

Uncover Europe's hidden gems through authentic experiences in off-the-beaten-path villages and cities.

Make your own way around the Old World with tour packages that include:

  • Round-trip flight with Air Canada
  • Private airport and train station transfers (select packages only)
  • Hotel accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • Train transportation or car rental (select packages only)
  • More Moments activities or excursions (select packages only)
  • Aeroplan® points

Travel with More Moments: Anytime you see More moments in a tour itinerary, the activity or excursion is included!

Prices displayed on this page reflect applicable reductions but may not reflect real-time pricing. Final prices will be displayed before confirming your payment. A supplement may apply for passengers travelling alone.

Aeroplan points will be awarded once travel has been completed. For terms and conditions of the Aeroplan program, visit aircanada.com/aeroplan-termsandconditions. ®Aeroplan is a registered trademark of Aeroplan Inc., used under licence.

Fly & Rail Vacations

Hop aboard these rail tours in Europe or Canada for a smooth ride between cities and scenery.

Enjoy the romance and joy of train travel with packages that include:

  • Round-trip flight with Air Canada
  • Hotel accommodation
  • Train transportation
  • Aeroplan® points

These escapes are limited for this season... but stay tuned! Additional tour packages to be added soon.

Prices displayed on this page reflect applicable reductions but may not reflect real-time pricing. Final prices will be displayed before confirming your payment. A supplement may apply for passengers travelling alone.

Aeroplan points will be awarded once travel has been completed. For terms and conditions of the Aeroplan program, visit aircanada.com/aeroplan-termsandconditions ®Aeroplan is a registered trademark of Aeroplan Inc., used under licence.

ITINERARY

Day 1

Depart Canada

Fly to Dublin.

 

Ireland East to West

Day 2

Welcome to Dublin

Welcome to Ireland! Arrive in Dublin and enjoy a private transfer to your hotel. Get around using your Hop-On Hop-Off pass with Dublin Bus.

More Moments Activities Included:
Dublin Hop-On Hop-Off Pass:
  • Hop on and off the double-decker bus to explore the Irish capital's historic buildings and cultural attractions.

Ireland East to West

Day 3

Dublin: Kilkenny & Wicklow Excursion (approx. 318 km)

Today, embark on a day tour to Kilkenny and Wicklow from Dublin.

More Moments Activities Included:
Kilkenny & Wicklow Excursion:

Enjoy a 45-minute guided walking tour of Kilkenny City. Stroll through the narrow and winding cobbled streets and under the city's many medieval arches, and discover all the main attractions. Next, continue through the county of Carlow into the wild and rugged Wicklow Mountains.

Meal(s): Breakfast
Ireland East to West

Day 4

Dublin - Galway (approx. 220 km)

After breakfast, make your way to the railway station to catch a train to Galway. Upon arrival, head towards the hotel to check in. Galway, on Ireland's west coast, is nestled where the River Corrib meets the Atlantic Ocean.

Meal(s): Breakfast
Ireland East to West

Day 5

Galway : Sightseeing

This morning, discover Galway through its food!

More Moments Activities Included:
Local Gems:

Galway Food Tour: Enjoy a two-hour culinary walking tour of the city. Sample food from artisan producers, cheese makers, creative beer projects, artisan chocolatiers, traditional family-run businesses and more. Your experienced local guide will fill you in on Galway's favourite places and treasured ingredients. Treat yourself!

Meal(s): Breakfast, tasting
Ireland East to West

Day 6

County Galway: Connemara & Cong Excursion (approx. 162 km)

Head out to Connemara and Cong on full-day tour.

More Moments Activities Included:
Connemara & Cong Excursion:

See the stark beauty of the hidden valley of Connemara as you enter on the Lough Nafooey route. Continue to Kylemore Abbey, where you'll break for lunch and sightseeing. If you like, visit the lovely Kylemore Abbey and Victorian Walled Garden ($). In the late afternoon, depart Kylemore and journey through Inagh Valley, Maam Cross and Oughterard. Complete the circuit of Lough Corrib on your way back to Galway. Enjoy the magical views of the Irish countryside as your guide regales you with tales of Irish legends! 

Meal(s): Breakfast
Ireland East to West

Day 7

Galway - Dublin (approx. 220 km)

Enjoy breakfast in Galway, then make your way to the train station for your return to Dublin. Check into your hotel and spend the day taking advantage of the city's activities.

Meal(s): Breakfast
Ireland East to West

Day 8

Dublin: Sightseeing

Enjoy the day exploring Dublin and all its charm, with the help of your Hop-On Hop-Off pass to get around the city.

More Moments Activities Included:
Dublin Hop-On Hop-Off Pass:
  • Use your pass to enjoy the rest of the day visiting the city.

 

Meal(s): Breakfast
Ireland East to West

Day 9

Dublin - Return to Canada

After breakfast, take a private transfer to the airport and board your flight home.

Meal(s): Breakfast
Ireland East to West

ACCOMMODATIONS

WHERE YOU'LL STAY

The hotels listed below are presented as examples for your reference only. Where “or similar” is indicated, guests will stay at a hotel of the same star rating. The hotel accommodations will be communicated to the consumer or travel agent prior to departure.

LOCATION
HOTEL
Dublin, Ireland (DUB)
Ashling Hotel Dublin(or similar)
Galway, County Galway, Ireland
Victoria Hotel(or similar)

Room Specifications

Unless otherwise indicated, guests will stay in a standard room at all hotels during the trip.
Bed size(s): 1 double bed or 2 twin beds.
Room occupancy: Maximum 3 people (2 adults, or 2 adults and 1 child)

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Price per adult. Includes base fare.

Travelling as a group of 10 or more? Request a group quote.

PROMOTIONS

Cyber Week Sale

There's still time to SAVE on travel with deals on packages to your favourite European destinations.

 

Book between: November 29 and December 5, 2021
Travel between: December 1, 2021 and October 31, 2022
Applicable to: Flight & Hotel or tour packages to Europe

*Discount is applicable on the base fare before surcharges, charges, taxes, fees, and gratuities.

Get more Cyber Week savings with deals on cruises, beach destinations or Canada and the U.S!

TRAVEL PROTECTION PLANS

CareFlexPlus lets you cancel with a FULL REFUND up to 25 days prior to departure and more.
CareFree includes FREE seat selection, Price Drop Guarantee and more. Learn more

Number of travellers: To add more travellers to your booking, select your hotel below, and on the next page you can update the number of travellers by clicking on "Change search" on the top right.

Valid on new bookings of Flight & Hotel and tour packages to Europe. Offer valid between November 29, 2021 at 12:01 am ET until December 05, 2021 at 11:59 pm ET. Offer: Deals on Europe Flight & Hotel and tour packages. Discount is applicable on the base fare and does not apply to surcharges, charges, taxes, fees, and gratuities. Travel must take place within the following period: December 1, 2021 and October 31, 2022. A minimum 7-night stay is required. Cannot be combined with any other offer, discount, or promotion, unless otherwise specified. 

Subject to availability at time of booking. Terms and conditions are subject to change without prior notice. Prices on our website reflect applicable reductions and are valid if you purchase services in a same session. If you log off our website, prices may be different the next time you log on. Final prices will be displayed before confirming your payment. A supplement may apply for passengers travelling alone.

Health and safety protocols, government recommendations and regional travel restrictions vary by hotel, ship and destination, may impact availability and are subject to change without notice. Due to evolving health protocols, imagery and messaging may not accurately reflect onboard and destination experiences, offerings, features, or itineraries.

®Air Canada Vacations is a registered trademark of Air Canada, used under license by Touram Limited Partnership.

5,000 Bonus Aeroplan Points

Extra, extra... extra points for Europe! Book a European escape and earn 10,000 bonus Aeroplan® points per couple.

This is what European dreams are made of. Seize your chance to see the Old World with Greece, Italy and Ireland tour packages.1

  • Athens starting at $2,239
  • Rome starting at $1,769
  • Dublin starting at $1,449
 

Book between: October 18 and December 12, 2021
Travel between: December 1, 2021 and December 31, 2022
Applicable to: Select Flight & Hotel or tour packages to Europe

Enjoy exclusive perks with all packages booked with us, including:


FREE 1st CHECKED BAG


PRICE MATCH


REFUND OR NO CHANGE FEES


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TRAVEL PROTECTION PLANS

CareFlexPlus lets you cancel with a FULL REFUND up to 25 days prior to departure and more.
CareFree includes FREE seat selection, Price Drop Guarantee and more. Learn more

Number of travellers: To add more travellers to your booking, select your hotel below, and on the next page you can update the number of travellers by clicking on "Change search" on the top right.

This "5,000 Bonus Aeroplan Points" offer (the “Offer”) is valid on new bookings of Flight & Hotel and tour packages made between October 18, 2021 at 12:01 a.m. ET and December 12, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. ET ("Offer Period").

This Offer is valid on new bookings of select Flight & Hotel or tour packages for Europe, for travel between December 1, 2021 and December 31, 2022.

Members can earn a maximum of 5,000 bonus Aeroplan points per person. The 10,000 bonus Aeroplan points offer is based on two (2) Aeroplan Members sharing a room accommodation. Members' Aeroplan number must be entered at time of booking. To qualify as new, the booking must have been created for the first time during the eligible Offer period, with a new reference number. Any booking made prior to the start of the Offer period that is subsequently changed to include travel dates within the qualifying travel period will not be considered a new booking that is eligible for the Offer.

To obtain the bonus points, members must register for this offer at https://vacations.aircanada.com/en/aeroplan-register. No points will be awarded if the booking is cancelled. Bonus Aeroplan points will be credited up to eight (8) weeks after the qualifying travel is completed. No additional Aeroplan points will be awarded for administrative or cancellation fees following changes to the original reservation. For terms and conditions of the Aeroplan program, visit aircanada.com/aeroplan-termsandconditions. Flights operated by Air Canada or Air Canada Rouge.

1The starting at price of $2,239 is per person and based on a round-trip Economy flight from Toronto to Athens for departure on April 7, 2022, and purchased as the Historical Greece tour package offered by Air Canada Vacations, in a comfort accomodation. The starting at price of $1,769 is per person and based on a round-trip Economy flight from Toronto to Rome for departure on April 15, 2022, and purchased as the Italy Express tour package offered by Air Canada Vacations, in a 3* accomodation with 2nd class train. The starting at price of $1,449 is per person and based on a round-trip Economy flight from Toronto to Dublin for departure on April 2, 2022, and purchased as the Taste of Ireland tour package offered by Air Canada Vacations, in a Bed & Breakfast with a manual compact car. The pricing included above includes the taxes, fees and charges identified at checkout. Optional incidental services are excluded from the price and will be charged separately when selected. Prices can be found at checkout. Price does not include taxes, fees or charges that must be paid by the traveler at the point of origin/departure that are identified. Visit https://vacations.aircanada.com/en/travel-info/before-you-go for more information.

Applicable to open jaws (flying into one city and returning from another city). Not applicable to one-way flights.

Not applicable to group bookings.

Subject to availability at time of booking.

This Offer cannot be combined with other Air Canada Vacations offers, discounts or promotions unless otherwise stated. Offer can be withdrawn at any time. Terms and conditions are subject to change without prior notice. All flights are subject to Air Canada’s General Conditions of Carriage and Tariffs and can be found on aircanada.com.

Prices on our website are valid if you purchase services in a same session. If you log off our website, prices may be different the next time you log on. Final prices will be displayed before confirming your payment.

Health and safety protocols, government recommendations and regional travel restrictions vary by hotel, ship and destination, may impact availability and are subject to change without notice. Due to evolving health protocols, imagery and messaging may not accurately reflect onboard and destination experiences, offerings, features, or itineraries.

Due to travel restrictions, government recommendations and passenger demand resulting from the impact of COVID-19, eligible scheduled flights available for booking during the Offer Period may vary and are subject to change at any time without notice.

®Aeroplan is a registered trademark of Aeroplan Inc., used under licence. ®The Air Canada maple leaf logo is a registered trademark of Air Canada, used under licence by Aeroplan Inc.®Air Canada Vacations is a registered trademark of Air Canada, used under license Touram Limited Partnership.

IMPORTANT INFO

DEPARTURE DATES

Daily from January 1st to December 31, 2021

Also available for a duration of 10 days / 8 nights

MORE TO KNOW

Brochure correction as of February 17, 2020:  Please note that the More Moments Galway Food Tour (Day 5) does not operate on Mondays & Tuesdays.  If applicable, the itinerary will alter slightly so that clients will receive the tour on the Wednesday morning (Day 7).

Not included

  • Meals, unless noted
  • Transfers, unless noted
  • Additional activities and excursions
  • Personal expenses and insurance

ACTIVITIES

The More Moments activities/excursions mentioned in the itinerary are all included in the package, but may be rescheduled to take place on an earlier or later day, depending on availability and operational day.

Food Tour in Galway:

It is a 2-hour culinary tour that takes place over the city.
The tour start from Griffins Bakery Shop Street at 10:30 a.m.

Pricing display

Prices take into account taxes and are rounded to the nearest full dollar. Full details on taxes and fees are on the booking page.