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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
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Updated 09/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Visit Connemara in a single day without the hassle of renting a car during this tour from Dublin. Ride in a luxury coach through the Irish countryside and enjoy the chance to focus on the scenery while your driver takes care of navigation and directions. Highlights include a cruise around Killary Harbour (or a visit to a Killary sheep farm during the winter), visit Galway City, and views of the Twelve Bens mountains.
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You'll start at
Molly Malone Statue
Suffolk St, Dublin 2, D02 KX03, IrelandPlease be there 10 minutes before the scheduled departure time.
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  • 1
    Molly Malone Statue
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 2
    Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 3
    Killary Sheep Farm
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Killary Fjord
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 5
    Galway's Latin Quarter
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 6
    Extreme Ireland
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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You'll end at
Molly Malone Statue
Suffolk St, Dublin 2, D02 KX03, IrelandPlease be there 10 minutes before the scheduled departure time.
See address & details
Highlights
  • Full-day trip to Connemara from Dublin
  • Round-trip transportation eliminates the need to rent a car
  • Guided commentary teaches you all about this part of Ireland
  • Cruise around Killary Harbour or a visit a sheep farm
What to Expect
Make your way to a central Dublin location to step aboard your luxury coach. Find a comfortable seat and take off through the scenic countryside, bound for Galway. You won't have to worry about Dublin traffic or navigating the highways; you can just focus on the scenery.  Summer tours include a cruise around the Killary Fjord, while winter tours include a visit to a sheep farm in Killary. Travel on through the Inagh Valley to Kylemore Abbey, where you will learn about the Benedictine monastery's rich history through your guide's commentary before stopping at Glasgow City Return to Dublin for drop-off, having learned all about this area of the country.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Molly Malone Statue, Suffolk St, Dublin 2, D02 KX03, Ireland
Duration
12h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach.
  • Driver/guide.
  • WIFI on selected coaches.
  • 1.5-hour Killary Fjord Boat Cruise (April to October) or Killary Sheep Farm (November to March)
  • Galway City
  • Entry/Admission - Killary Sheep Farm
  • Entry/Admission - Killary Fjord
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Entrance to Kylemore Abbey
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infants are welcome, provided that customers bring their own safety seats
  • During winter times, the boat trip is replaced with a visit to a family farm
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 33 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Janys H wrote a review Feb 2020
Wollongong, Australia3 contributions
This day trip offers the most wonderful vistas of Connemara - rolling green hills, golden lit peaks and fjords,mysterious peat bogs, lakes and sheep and tiny winding tracks. We watched as sheep were mustered by an excited but skillful dog; we visited Kylemore Abbey; we wandered
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Jon_EiTravelGroup7, Guest Relations Manager at Connemara Day Trip From Dublin
Responded 5 Feb 2020
Hi jelha, Thank you for your feedback and 4* rating, we really appreciate it. We're delighted you enjoyed your Connemara tour with us, and we hope you will join us on another Irish Day Tours adventure in the near future. Kind regards,
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jacduc wrote a review Jul 2019
Wrexham, United Kingdom128 contributions100 helpful votes
We booked this trip with Irish Day Tours. Pick up was at the Molly Malone Statue, Sussex Street at 6.20 am. Our driver guide was MAC. He was very knowledgeable, funny and made the day very enjoyable. We travelled down to Killary for our boat cruise on the Killary Fjord. We had
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Date of experience: July 2019
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GregPawlowski wrote a review Jul 2019
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Me and my wife had pleasure to show our visiting aunt one of the most beautiful places in Ireland. Gerrards stories about Irish history were very interesting. Boat cruise was an excellent experience and definitely the main thing to see. Kylemore Abbey comes with no entry ticket
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Date of experience: July 2019
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BabaSomanath wrote a review Nov 2018
Dublin, Ireland41 contributions4 helpful votes
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This is my 2nd time to Connemara with Irish Day tour. This was also my 6th tour with Irish Day Tour. But I have never received any discount. We (myself and my wife) were on time and Noel was there at the Molly Malone Statue to receive us. We went in a medium sized bus with 12
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Date of experience: October 2018
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Ravipg71 wrote a review Jul 2018
Mumbai, India113 contributions4 helpful votes
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Well, Irish day tours and our guide Mac need to be thanked for this discovery of Western Ireland. The weather was just perfect and the white floating clouds made up for a perfect photo shoot. it also gave me a chance to discover 40 metres below the ground in an Irish mine.
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The guide named Bud - the best for Irish day tour, the best in Ireland
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I just had such a lovely day trip with wonderful scenery and and incredible driver (Bud). This driver is not only a
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Great way to see Belfast
We had a great time taking the tour of Belfast. Connor made the long trip very entertaining but also informative--
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Fantastic!
Have a wonderful time on the trip to the cliffs. Jenny and Owen were fantastic and very entertaining made the trip
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Fun Evening And Drink To Finish
We had a family weekend in Dublin and unfortunately could not get tickets to Kilmainham Goal but when doing researc
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Wonderful day trip
This was a great day made even better by rare good weather. Our driver/guide Sandra was well informed and highly en
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Fun Trip - Depending on the weather
This was a pretty good tour despite the weather being absolutely horrible! No lines the day we went to Blarney Cast
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