The best Irish attractions to discover in 2023

From ancient burial grounds to some of Ireland’s most majestic tourist sights, these are the best Irish attractions to discover in 2023. New years call for big dreams and goals; and, in our books, there is no better time than the holiday break to start planning and scheming for all the adventures that await in […]

The best easygoing activities during springtime in Ireland

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] From stunning national parks and heritage sites to road trip routes, these are the top easygoing activities during springtime in Ireland. With bookings for our 2023 tours already piling up, we just can’t help but look forward to springtime in Ireland. As the weary winter starts to drift away, the days get longer, and […]

10 most haunted places in Ireland to discover

Ireland is a land of ancient mysticism and great legends. You don’t have to wander far to stumble across spiritual forces beyond earthly reasoning. These are the ten most spooky sights in Ireland to discover.  Ireland is a hotbed of supernatural sightings and paranormal activity. Only further hammered home by our love of storytelling and […]

Halloween and the Celtic festival of Samhain

Halloween or All Hallows’ Eve is an autumn festival celebrated at large in contemporary culture. Although, what you may not know is that it was borne out of Celtic pagan practices. From ancient rituals to age-old traditions, here is all you need to know about Halloween and the festival of Samhain. Halloween is a celebration […]

Your go-to guide for travelling Ireland in Autumn

As the leaves turn to hues of gold and red, and the summer sun starts to set, that means only one thing: Ireland in autumn. In this go-to guide, we outline everything from temperatures to top attractions.  While the summer months bear their natural allure, something about Ireland in autumn is just magical. Celebrated for […]

The ultimate end of summer Irish bucket list 

Whether you’re booking a last-minute break or planning a ‘while the weather is still good’ road trip, make sure to make the most of August. Our end of summer Irish bucket list is on hand to help direct you to the most magnificent sights and experiences in all of Ireland. As the summer nears its […]

10 adventure days out in Ireland for laid-back travellers

At Irish Experience Tours, we understand that adventure amounts to more than just high-energy activities. Those keen to experience the Emerald Isle on island-time: here are ten adventure days out in Ireland for laid-back travellers. The island of Ireland is synonymous with adventure, but who said that equals hair-raising pursuits, fit for only those who […]

10 stunning beaches for wild swimming in Ireland 

Ripe with sandy stretches, secret coves, isolated inlets, and beautiful beaches, you’ll be spoiled for choice when it comes to where to dip your toe in the water on the Emerald Isle. Adventurers, read on: these are just ten of the stunning beaches for wild swimming in Ireland.  Surrounded by 4,235 kilometers of coastline with […]

Meet the Maker: Sean Power, founder of Irish Experience Tours

“I always wanted to do small group tours because they are personal and intimate. It’s then that you get to connect with people and have an authentic experience.” A conversation with Sean Power, founder of Irish Experience Tours.  Born out of the belief that travel in Ireland should be small-scale, locally-driven and authentically rooted in […]