The Emerald Isle


Uncover Ireland's many charms on this intimate exploration of a country steeped in history and rich in culture.

Starting at: $5,258 * Including airfare, airline taxes & departure fees Make a Reservation Ask Us A Question or Call 855-330-1542
 Cultural traditions reflected in modern life  The dramatic Cliffs of Moher  The 19th-century Elizabethan-style Muckross House, outside Killarney  The 15th-century Ross Castle, outside Killarney  The stunning mountain and coastal landscape of Ireland's Ring of Kerry  The beautiful landscape of Connemara  Kylemore Abbey in Connemara  The lively streets of Galway  The Rock of Cashel, the traditional seat of the Kings of Munster  Irish step dancers  The 12th-century Kilkenny Castle  In the heart of Ireland's Dublin
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WHAT OUR TRAVELERS SAY

What a great overview of Ireland's political and religious history, its music, literature and arts. With the small group size, everyone is included in the lectures, activities and experiences. Wonderful adventure! 


Previous Journeys Traveler

Hard to imagine a more rewarding experience. 


Michael G.

My first experience with Smithsonian was beyond all my expectations! I look forward to being a regular traveler with the Smithsonian! 


Gerald M.

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For the convenience of our travelers, Smithsonian Journeys includes an on-tour Provided Insurance Plan through Travel Guard with the price of your tour. This travel insurance plan includes emergency evacuation insurance up to $50,000 (if tour was booked before 5/1/2014) or up to $100,000 (if tour was booked after 5/1/2014).  It also includes up to $25,000 medical and up to $500 dental expense coverage, and 24-hour worldwide travel and medical assistance. You will receive details on this included insurance with your Tour Confirmation and Tour Bulletins after you book a tour.

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