9 Day Insta Experience Tour Of Ireland –

Ireland is known for its lush green landscapes, staggering cliffs, iconic castles…and beer of course. The Emerald Isle is truly unique and continues to be a popular destination for millennials. Capture memories while on this specialised Instagram Tours of Ireland.

From the rugged beauty of the Wild Atlantic Way to the world-famous Cliffs of Moher and Temple Bar. Shoot amazing Instagrams at the inspiring Dingle Bay and other most notable photo spots such as Blarney Castle, the impressive Rock of Cashel and the majestic Kylemore Abbey. 

This 9-day itinerary is packed full of Instagram activities, that includes 3 unique InstaTours of Dublin city, Cork city and Galway city. In Dublin, you will visit well-known tourist attractions (e.g. Temple Bar, St. Stephen’s Green for Dublin) and the other half are hidden gems where we help you
take an amazing picture (e.g. love lane, South Anne Street with the umbrellas for Dublin).

For Cork, we will have a Food Photography Tour of the English Market and for Galway, it will be a Wild Atlantic Way Instagram Tour which will focus on sea and water photography.

Our tours include everything you need for a stress – free trip: accommodation, transport, Irish tour guide, breakfast, and a few key cultural inclusions that are simply not to be missed.

DEPARTURE POINT: 8.30 am Jurys Inn, Moore St Plaza, Parnell St, Store Street, Dublin, Ireland


During this Instatour:
– You will go you to the most Instagrammable spots in Ireland
– You will be shown photography techniques
– You will be taught great Instagram skills
– You will hear stories about the local area


TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Amazing guided Instagram tours in Ireland’s 3 top cities

  • Enjoy a sheepdog demo on a working Irish sheep farm.

  • Take a boat trip around the amazing Skellig Islands.

  • Feel the magic and see stunning sights on the world-famous Ring of Kerry.

  • Experience the Gaelic speaking island of Inis Mor by bike, bus or pony & trap

  • Visit the impressive Cliffs of Moher & Rock of Cashel and kiss the Blarney stone.

  • Discover Irish crafts and “the craic” in Dingle, a harbour town of great charm and superb traditional pubs.

  • Explore the ancient woodlands of Killarney National Park

  • Experience Temple Bar & discover Dublin 

  • Catch fantastic live Irish music performances and meet friendly locals.

Sturdy walking shoes (ankle high), swimming gear, hat and sunscreen, rain jacket/trousers, warm fleece, hat and gloves, towel, motion sickness tablets, water bottle, towel and toiletries, warm clothing and waterproof jacket, insect repellent, camera.

We’ve chosen high-quality accommodation in a variety of bed and breakfasts, Guesthouses, wilderness lodges and quality hostels.

OPTION 1

Classic – Bed & Breakfast ­& House Hotels

Enjoy a warm Irish welcome in charming and locally owned Bed & Breakfast & Hotel accommodation.

Please note:

B&B Single Supplement – is mandatory for solo travellers – Solo travellers must pay extra to have their private room.

B&B –  Twin/Double Room Share – is automatically included when 2 travellers book together

OPTION 2

Quality – Hostel ­& Lodge:

Rest up for the next day’s adventure in atmospheric and centrally located hostel & lodge accommodation. All prices are based on per person sharing.  Multi-shared room accommodation is included with your tour.

Please choose your accommodation type on the Booking Form displayed on the right-hand side on desktop or below on mobile

 

Irish Experience Tours are small group tours based on a fixed but flexible itinerary where you stay with the same guide and group of travellers.

Unmissable activities are included. Where there are great options, we’ve left the final decision up to you. Feel free to choose your evening meals and lunches. All additional tour options are marked clearly below.

TOUR INCLUSIONS:

  • Transportation throughout in our comfortable mid-sized buses

  • Experienced tour guide with local knowledge & entertaining commentary

  • 3 specialised InstaTours of Dublin, Galway & Cork.

  • Over 20 TIL’s (Top Instagram Locations)

  • 9 full days on tour

  • 8 nights’ accommodation

  • 8 delicious and filling hot Irish breakfasts (B&B option only see below)*

  • A working Irish sheep farm experience

  • 2 Nights Accommodation in Connemara, Dingle & Killarney

  • 1 Night Accommodation in Dublin & Doolin**

  • A ferry ride across the River Shannon

  • Return boat trip to Inis Mor – Aran Islands

  • Entrance fee to Cliffs of Moher & Blarney Castle/Gardens

  • Explore the ancient woodlands of Killarney National Park

  • Most daily activities and visits (see Tour Options below)

Notes:  

*8 breakfasts. Continental breakfast in Hostel/Lodge. A mix of cooked & continental in B&B’s/Hotel.

All details of prices and suppliers listed here are correct at time of publication. Our suppliers occasionally increase prices for optional tour activities during the touring season. This is a rare occurrence. In the unlikely event of a major price increase, we will do our utmost to update you.

  • Dingle Distillery Tour

€15.00
Guided tour of the distillery with craft whiskey, vodka and gin tasting.

  • Boat Trip Dingle

€15.00-€20.00
Boat trip across Dingle Bay to meet Fungie the Dolphin.

  • Skellig Islands Cruise
€40.00
Cruise around Skellig Michael and Little Skellig. 2hr 30 mins
  • Horse-Drawn Jaunting Tour

€15.00
A horse-drawn carriage ride around Killarney National Park.

  • Cycling Tour of Connemara
    €30.00
    Self Guided bike tour of  Connemara Region on-road and paths. 3 hrs
  • Sea Kayaking Killary Fjord
    €55.00

    Guided Kayaking trip across Killary Fjord

  • Horse Riding Dingle
    €45.00
    Ride a horse along a beach or up a mountain in Dingle
  • SUP – Stand Up Paddle Boarding
    €55.00
    Guided paddleboard trip across Dingle Bay to meet Fungie the Dolphin.
  • Cycling Tour of Slea Head
    €30.00
    Self Guided bike tour of the famous Slea Head route. 3 hrs
  • Sunset Sea Kayaking Dingle Harbour
    €55.00

    Guided Kayaking trip across Dingle Bay to meet Fungie the Dolphin.

TIL = (Top Instagram Location)

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Day 1: Full Day Discover Dublin

You’ll get transport included from Dublin Airport to the central city and 2 nights accommodation in a central city accommodation of your choice. Today you will have a full day discovering Irelands capital.

  • Exploring Dublin city means getting out and interacting with the Dublin people, famous for their friendliness, warm welcome and sense of humour. Included on your tour is 24 hour Hop – On – Hop – Off Pass. Stops include the Guinness Storehouse, Trinity College and the Book of Kells, Kilmainham Gaol, The Wax Museum Plus and Dublin Zoo, but we also like to show you the city’s hidden gems like the Little Museum of Dublin, Epic The Irish Emigration Museum, The Irish Rock and Roll Museum Experience, the Jeanie Johnston, Teeling Whiskey Distillery, Marsh’s Library beside St. Patrick’s Cathedral, and many more.
  • 1 and half hour Instagram tour of Dublin city. You will visit well-known tourist attractions (e.g. Temple Bar, St. Stephen’s Green for Dublin) and the other half are hidden gems where we help you
    take an amazing picture (e.g. love lane, South Anne Street with the umbrellas for Dublin).
  • Over 10 TIL’s
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Day 2: Dublin to Galway

Leave the capital, and enjoy the scenic drive to of Ireland’s most beautiful regions, Connemara.
  • Stroll around the tribal city of Galway and take it all in a Wild Atlantic
    Way Instagram Tour which will focus on sea and water photography.
  • Visit the ruins 6th-century Cong Abbey and stroll around the grounds of Ashford Castle. (TIL)
  • Drive along the cliff edge of Killary Fjord.
  • Overnight in Connemara. (TIL)

The average driving time today is 3 hour 30 minutes.

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Day 3: Full Day Connemara Region

We spend another day and night in the wilderness of Connemara, so you don’t need to repack your suitcase. Just relax and enjoy.

  • Admire Kylemore Abbey, one of Ireland’s most beautiful buildings. (TIL)
  • Wander Kylemore’s wonderful landscaped gardens.
  • Discover the picture-postcard beauty of the Inagh Valley & Sky Road.
  • Drop by Clifden, a quaint town at the heart of Connemara.
  • Accommodation tonight is once again in Connemara

The average driving time today is 2 hours.

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Day 4: Inis Mor & Doolin

Travel back in time as we spend a whole day on the Gaelic speaking island of Inis Mor. Miles of stone walls awaits

  • Enjoy a 40 min boat trip to the island & choose to explore the island by bus with a local guide or on pony & trap
  • Discover the most impressive stone fort in Ireland at Dun Aengus. (TIL)
  • Drop by local market shops for the famous Aran sweaters.
  • Pass by the remaining two Aran Islands en route back to Doolin (TIL) in County Clare
  • Visit a nice cosy Pub for food and traditional Irish music experience.

The average driving time today is 2 hours.

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Day 5: Cliffs of Moher & Dingle Peninsula

From the mighty cliffs to the magical kingdom as we move from Clare to Kerry.

  • Don’t look down, It’s the 700ft high Cliffs of Moher. (TIL)
  • Watch out for dolphins as we take a ferry across the mighty mouth of the Shannon – the longest river in Ireland or Britain!
  • Enjoy a spectacular sheepdog demonstration on a locally run farm.
  • Drive over Ireland’s highest mountain road, The Conor Pass (TIL)
  • Roll into bustling Dingle just in time for a creamy pint of Guinness.
  • Overnight in Dingle

The average driving time today is 3 hours 30 minutes.

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Day 6: Full Day Dingle Peninsula

This morning is yours to design. Relax with downtime in Dingle (TIL). Or partake of the following options:

  • Go dolphin spotting by boat in Dingle Bay (Tour Option – €15-20 per person).
  • Sample craft Irish whiskey and gin at Dingle Distillery (Tour Option – €15 per person).
  • Stroll Dingle’s streets for a quirky mix of craft studios, lively pubs, fantastic food, and traditional Irish music.
  • After lunch, jaw-dropping scenery at Dingle Bay (TIL)and knife-edge drops are guaranteed on a leisurely drive around Slea Head.

The average driving time today is 1 hour 30 minutes.

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Day 7: Ring of Kerry to Killarney

Today we’re touring the scenic Ring of Kerry (TIL) route, circuiting the Iveragh peninsula from Dingle to Killarney

  • Explore 1400 years of history on a boat trip around the Skellig Islands (TIL)  (Tour Option – €40 per person). Seasonal departures: May to September.
  • Get a taste for local Irish culture, history, and ice cream on Valentia Island.
  • Discover Derrynane, historic home (Tour Option – €5 per person) and golden sand beach.
  • Your accommodation is at the ​centrally-located at the edge of Killarney National Park

The average driving time today is 3 hours.

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Day 8: Full day Killarney National Park

Explore Killarney at your leisure

  • Take a scenic horse-drawn carriage ride around Killarney National Park (TIL) (Tour Option – €15 per person).
  • See the magical 1,000-year-old yew tree growing at the heart of ruined Muckross Abbey.
  • Catch traditional Irish music and outstanding local food in picturesque Killarney.
  • Scenic, short hike to Torc Waterfall. (TIL)
  • Admire charming 19th century Muckross House Gardens.
  • Your accommodation is at the ​centrally-located at the edge of Killarney National Park

The average driving time today is 1 hour.

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Day 9: Killarney to Dublin

We’ll leave Killarney behind and head for Dublin via Cork.

  • Trace the Lee Valley downriver, passing patchwork fields, stone bridges and charming cottages.
  • Photo the Blarney Stone in the lush surroundings of Blarney Castle Gardens. (TIL)
  • Enjoy a Food Photography Tour of the English Market. (TIL)
  • Tour the epic Rock of Cashel (TIL) with its stunning natural setting and historic architecture.
  • Return to Dublin via Train from Kilkenny (option to add on an extra night here)

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Please contact us via the enquire form below about remaining 2020 dates 

2021 DATESHOSTELB&B TWIN/DOUBLEB&B SINGLE
March 13th€1,299€1,599€1,869
April 10th & 24th€1,499€1799€2,119
May 8th & 22nd€1,499€1799€2,119
June 5th & 19th€1,499€1799€2,119
July 3rd,17th & 29th€1,499€1799€2,119
Aug 14th & 28th€1,499€1799€2,119
Sept 11th & 25th€1,499€1799€2,119
Oct 9th & 23rd€1,299€1,599€1,869

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small group tour enjoying their Cliffs of Moher tour from Dublin
friends sharing a moment at Glendalough
friends enjoying biking on the country roads of Inismore , Aran islands
local guide mark on his castle on Inisoirr , Aran Islands
Happy friends on our Irish Experience Tours , standing on the edge of the Cliffs of Moher , Ireland
Solo traveler meeting a goat on a small group tour of Ireland with Irish Experience Tours
small group standing on the cliff edge on the Dingle peninsula
traveler enjoying her Game of Thrones experience at the Boyne Valley
solo traveler at Connemara National Park
a group taking photo of sheep on Valentia Island
Aerial view of Dunmore Head, Co Kerry part of our small group tour of Ireland
biking through Killarney National Park