Emerge early and depart from your Dublin hotel in a comfortable, air-conditioned luxury touring coach fitted with free 4G wifi destined for Ireland’s West Coast. Receive a fascinating introduction to the region from your expert guide as you gaze out of the window at the staggering scenery on the Wild Atlantic Way. Admire the medieval Bunratty Castle and quaint village of Lahinch before arriving at the magnificent Cliffs of Moher. On route to the Cliffs of Moher there is a 20 minute rest break, enjoy a coffee and light snacks.
Revitalize with a drink or snack in the café (own expense) and then immerse yourself in the engaging exhibits of the visitor center. Experience the exhilaration of Ledge, a virtual-reality cliff-face adventure, and then head outside to marvel at the natural majesty of the 700-foot-high cliffs. Gaze at the stunning 5-mile (8-km) stretch of the Cliffs of Moher and capture fantastic photographs from a variety of excellent vantage points.
After two hours of independent exploration, travel onward to Burren to admire the distinctive lunar landscape of limestone quarries and distinctive plant species. Next, head to Galway City to embrace the vibrant atmosphere of the former fishing village. Embark on an introductory 30-minute walking tour of the city and its harbor, and then spend the remainder of the tour exploring independently.
Reconvene with your guide at a pre-arranged time and relax during the journey back to central Dublin, where the tour concludes.