Discover Ireland with Brett Winterble
From history-filled Dublin to the rolling green hills and dramatic coast, experience Ireland’s charms on a journey through the Emerald Isle.
Kiss the Blarney Stone at historic Blarney Castle. See Killarney from an Irish jaunting car. Experience the world-famous beauty of the Ring of Kerry. Stand in awe at the top of the stunning 700-foot Cliffs of Moher. Live like royalty during an overnight stay on the grounds of a castle.
A vibrant blend of captivating culture and stunning nature, this is the Ireland you’ve always imagined.
Meet your Host - Brett WinterbleA sought-after speaker and opinion host on both radio and television, Brett Winterble calls WBT Radio in Charlotte, North Carolina, his home. He is the afternoon drive host on weekdays on News Talk 1110 and 99.3 WBT and on the WBT.Com platform. Brett launched the ‘Brett Winterble Show’ in 2008 achieving immediate success & industry credibility. His background includes PM Drive hosting in Los Angeles, San Diego as well as syndicated host duties for Rush Limbaugh, Laura Ingraham, Dana Loesch, Michael Reagan. Brett started as a producer on the Rush Limbaugh Show and ultimately returned as a guest host on the EIB Network. Brett is a graduate of Emerson College with a degree in Political Communication and holds a master's degree from American Military University in Homeland Security and Intelligence Studies. In addition, Brett has been seen on Newsmax TV, TBN, and Fox News. Brett is a resident of South Carolina with his wife, Sherri, and their children, Jillian, and Luke.
Per Person Double Occupancy
Single Supplement: $999
June 19-28, 2024
10 Days / 9 Nights
Relax on our overnight flight to the Emerald Isle.
Arrive in Dublin
Get a taste of Old Dublin. Tonight, we’ll revel in a traditional Irish evening, including regional cuisine. (D)
Take a ride with a local guide today to see St. Patrick’s Cathedral, O’Connell Street, the General Post Office, and the historic Phoenix Park. Or choose a walking tour of the city’s historic center, exploring St. Stephen’s Green, Grafton Street, and the River Liffey. The afternoon is free to discover Dublin’s charms on your own.
Exclusive Experience: Tonight, explore the brewing process behind Ireland’s beloved Guinness beer, learn how to pour the perfect pint and of course, enjoy one (or two). Then enjoy a culinary experience that will immerse you into the culture of the Emerald Isle. (B, D)
Dublin – Kilkenny – Waterford
Step back in time and begin the day in the medieval splendor of 12th-century Kilkenny on the River Nore. Then in Waterford, embark on a leisurely-paced walking tour of Ireland’s oldest city. Tour the Waterford Crystal factory and learn how exquisite crystal has been made for centuries or visit the Medieval Museum for a guided tour and glass of wine in the 15th-century Mayor’s Wine Vault, it’s your choice! (B, D)
Waterford – Blarney Stone – Killarney
The story goes that those who kiss the Blarney Stone gain the gift of eloquence. Give it a shot this morning at historic Blarney Castle. We’ll cross into County Kerry and continue to charming Killarney. Enjoy a traditional jaunting car ride*** through Killarney National Park before boarding a boat*** and sailing through the breathtaking lakes in the company of an expert boatman. Tonight, it’s Diner’s Choice! Choose your included dinner from a “menu” of Killarney’s great restaurants. (B, D)
Killarney – Ring of Kerry – Killarney
Take in the rugged coastline as you loop your way around the picturesque Ring of Kerry, past pristine beaches, quaint villages, and majestic landscapes. See the Gap of Dunloe and shop for local artisan-made crafts. The night is free to find your own authentic taste of Irish culture. (B)
Killarney – Cliffs of Moher – Limerick
Today brings us to the dramatic, 700-foot-high Cliffs of Moher for cinematic views of the mighty Atlantic. Continue to Limerick, where a panoramic city tour showcases King John’s Castle and the Treaty Stone. Delve into the fascinating history of the “city of the violated treaty.” (B)
Limerick – Galway – Limerick
Pass through the windswept, limestone landscape of the Burren, known for its stark beauty and Neolithic tombs. See border collies in action during a traditional sheepdog demonstration. Continue to Galway for a brief tour that showcases “The City of Tribes.” Return to Limerick to relax over a group dinner. (B, D)
Limerick – Kilbeggan – Kingscourt
You don’t have to be a connoisseur to appreciate the old-world heritage of Ireland’s whiskey territory. Our journey brings you to Kilbeggan in the heart of Ireland, where a superb distillery brings whiskey craftsmanship to life and gives you a taste of the final product. Top the day off with an overnight stay on the regal grounds of Cabra Castle, where we’ll toast to the end of an unforgettable trip over a farewell dinner. (B, D)
Kingscourt – Fly Home
Transfer back to Dublin to fly home or to Edinburgh, Scotland to extend the trip. (B)
- Economy class roundtrip airfare from Charlotte (CLT)*
- Premium hotel accommodations throughout Ireland **
- All ground transportation in Ireland
- Cocktails Reception and a Q&A Session with Brett!
- Expert guides in Ireland
- 14 Meals (8 breakfasts, 6 dinners)
- Gratuities for drivers & guide in Ireland
- Custom luggage handling
- Taxes and fees as of 3/7/2023
- Complete services of Cruise & Tour including vacation host in Ireland
*Other gateways may be available upon request. Additional charges may apply.
- WBT Welcome Session
- Get to know Brett Winterble during a Q&A session
- Guinness Storehouse Tour and Culinary Experience
- Discover amazing secrets at the gorgeous Cabra Castle
- Increases in taxes, fees, or surcharges after 3/7/2023
- Travel Insurance
- Air upgrades
- Airline baggage fees
- Optional extensions
- Items of a personal nature
3-Night Edinburgh Extension
How to Book
- Call Cruise & Tour at (800) 383-3131 or REQUEST A CALL
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