Explore Dublin’s vibrant Viking past, cruise along the Cliffs of Moher, and sleep like royalty when you spend two nights at an Irish castle on a family journey to Ireland. 

Starting at: $4,295 Make a Reservation Ask Us A Question or Call 855-330-1542
 The dramatic Cliffs of Moher  In the heart of Ireland's Dublin  The Rock of Cashel, the traditional seat of the Kings of Munster  Family walk   Blarney Castle  Bunratty Castle  Typical cottage in lovely Adare  Sheep dogs working their herd  Irish step dancers  Dromoland Castle  Common site along Ireland's roadways

Discover Ireland: A Family Journey

9 days from $4,295

Explore Dublin’s vibrant Viking past, cruise along the Cliffs of Moher, and sleep like royalty when you spend two nights at an Irish castle on a family journey to Ireland. 

or Call 855-330-1542

Aug 4 - 12, 2017 Departure
Brian Unger

Brian Unger

Brian Unger is a historian and educator with over 20 years of teaching experience.  He earned his Master’s degree in History from the University of Toronto and currently teaches courses in Early Modern European History and 20th century world history.  Brian has led many European academic tours to Great Britain, France, Italy, Spain and Eastern Europe.  For the last ten years, he has enjoyed rave reviews as lecturer on dozens of cruise ships in Europe, Asia, Africa and North America. Brian has traveled extensively in Ireland and has an intimate knowledge of the history and culture of the Emerald Isle.  His background and experience are ideally suited to Smithsonian Family Journeys as his warmth and infectious enthusiasm will be sure to energize guests of all ages.