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SOUTHERN LEGENDS . 2020
Scheduled Tour: May 4th – May 10th
Scheduled Tour: Aug 31st – Sept. 6th
Join the southernmost of Shanakee’s signature Legends tours. Following in the footsteps of Legends both mythical and historical. Taking in the Rebel county of Cork and 2 nights in Kinsale, the gourmet capital of Ireland. The world famous Ring of Kerry and the magical seaside town of Dingle in the heart of the Kingdom. Continuing north to the capital of the west the vibrant and eclectic city of Galway, city of the tribes.
Come the night, the cobbled streets light up and the sound of live music resonates from each and every doorway. Irish pubs are renowned for clarity of instrumental and lyrical song. A dance in Galway is not to be missed and that song!, and home to Ed Sheeran’s music video, ‘Galway Girl’.
A fantastical journey along the very edge of the world, experiencing the rugged beauty of the Wild Atlantic Way for yourself.Your tour will be filled with storytelling adventure. Legend, myths and folklore. Along the way you will get lost in the transcending beauty of the Southwest coast of Ireland.
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DAY 1 | DUBLIN TO GALWAY
Visit to Kilbeggan distillery founded idn 1757
Cross the Mejestic Riber Shannon at Clonmacnoise 6thC Celtic Monastery
Stay 2 nights in Galway – City of Tribes (Ireland’s hippest town)
DAY 2 | GALWAY
Visit to Aughnanure Castle – Home of the Mighty O’Flaherty Chieftains
Drive west through the stunning Connemara National Park
Visit Kylemore Abbey, Ireland’s Taj Mahal in the heart of Connemara
DAY 3 | GALWAY TO DINGLE
Drive through the heart of the Burren – Visit 5,500 year old Poulnabrone Dolmen
Visit the Cliffs of Moher natural wonder of the world
Stay : 2 Nights in Dingle – The traditional music capital of the south.
DAY 4 | DINGLE
Drive the most extensive coastal drive in the country
Visit 1000 year old beehive huts. View remote Atlantic Beaches.
Feat on some of the finest seafood along the Wild Atlantic Way. Soak up the atmosphere of this vibrant small town.
DAY 5 | DINGLE TO KENMARE
The Ring of Kerry beckons with more magic than you can shake a wand at.
Explore Muckross Abbey and Killarney National Park
Stay : 1 Night in the picturesque, quaint little Irish town of Kenmare.
DAY 6 | KENMARE TO KINSALE
Depart the Kingdom to the Rebel county of Cork and the hidden peninsula of Beara.
We venture deep to the harbour village of Baltimore and Dun an Sead Castle.
Stay : 1 Night on the Wild Atlantic Way – The gourmet capital of Ireland, Kinsale.
DAY 7 | KINSALE TO DUBLIN
We continue our adventure north via Cobh to the last port of call, and the ill fated Titanic.
From the sister ships we visit the mighty rock of Cashel of the Kings – Ireland’s greatest historical sites.
Return to Dublin in time for tea and a pint of Guinness in the world of finest beers.
- Off the beaten track adventure
- Services of highly trained storytelling guide
- 7 FULL days on tour
- 6 nights accommodation
- 7 Full breakfasts
- Fantastic guided walks
- Most entrance fees
- House concert and storytelling evening
- Good times and great memories
- Be immersed in the stories that bring Ireland’s past to life
- Visit the big name sites and hidden gems
- Enjoy great traditional seafood on the Wild Atlantic Way
- Enjoy the best Irish traditional music in the world