Irish House Party in Tipperary – NEW TOUR
Enjoy the Craic with an Irish House Party in the beautiful County Tipperary. This location is well placed with Kilkenny and Galway all within easy reach. The House Party Package includes welcome tea and coffee, Irish coffee demonstration, and free bar between 6pm and 9pm each night (selected drinks).
21st October 2019 & various dates in 2020
Suggested itinerary by coach
Depart the UK
Travel to Ireland by coach and ferry (alternatively fly from your local airport for an additional supplement – please enquire for further details).
Arrive at Roscrea in Tipperary and check into your hotel and enjoy welcome tea & coffee. Once you are settled, dinner will be served. After dinner you will enjoy an Irish coffee demonstration (Irish coffee available to purchase).
Kilkenny and the Smithwicks Brewery
Travel to Kilkenny for a full day exploring this medieval city. Firstly, have fun exploring the city on the Kilkenny Road Train, as we pass the city’s most famous sites. In the afternoon, enjoy a production tour and tasting at the Smithwicks Brewery, one of Ireland’s best known beers, before returning to our hotel in late afternoon ready for an evening’s dinner followed by music and an Irish sing along evening.
Today we travel to Galway, where you will have free time to explore this famous coastal city. Galway marks the halfway point on the Wild Atlantic Way and is a thriving and engaging city full of exceptional food and music. Enjoy a stroll around the city centre with its colourful shop facades and also Salthill Promenade which offers panoramic views of the beautiful Galway Bay with its bars and restaurants.
After a long day exploring the city, return to the hotel for dinner followed by a game of bingo.
National Stud and Newbridge Silverware
Today we visit Ireland’s famous racehorses, at the National Stud in Kildare. The location is also host to some of Ireland’s most beautiful gardens, including the Japanese gardens. Afterwards, enjoy a visit to Newbridge Silverware, which includes the fascinating Museum of National Style Icons, with some of the world’s most famous outfits on display worn by royalty, pop legends and Hollywood stars. Enjoy an Irish themed dinner followed by an Irish themed quiz at the hotel for your final night in Ireland.
Return to the UK
After breakfast, say fond farewells as we depart Tipperary.
Racket Hall Country House Hotel ****
The hotel is located on the outskirts of the Tipperary town of Roscrea, and shares a backdrop with Roscrea Golf Club in the Monastic Midlands, just off the N7, Dublin/Limerick Road.
The atmosphere at Racket Hall is wonderful, with cosy nooks and stylish interiors, sure to make your stay a restful one. All restaurant produce is sourced from the very best local providers.
Each of the 40 luxurious guest bedrooms are ensuite with seating area, free Wi-Fi, laptop safe, iron & trouser press, direct dial telephone, tea & coffee making facilities, hair dryer, and TV.
|21st October 2019||from £305.00 per person|
|2020 dates||from £296.00 per person|