The Mountains of Mourne and the Giant’s Causeway

  • 6 Day Tour
  • 13 Sights Visited
  • 3 to 4 Star Rating

*Depending on departure time, breakfast on Day 6 may be on the ferry.

Day 1

Regional departure by coach, then to Holyhead for the ferry to Ireland and on to Monaghan for a four-night stay.

On coach holidays of 7 days’ duration or more and Single Traveller coach holidays, you don’t even have to think about getting to your local joining point.

If you live within 20 miles of one of our free joining point, we’ll pick you up from your home and take you to meet your transfer coach, then return you back home at the end of your holiday. On European coach holidays of 7 days' or more, the cost of this is just £30 per booking each way (Up to 4 people per booking).

If you live a little further afield, you can also take advantage of this convenient option for an additional charge

Please note: If you would like to take up the Door-to-Door service, you will need to call our reservations team as it is not possible to book this service online.

Day 2 - County Down

Our included excursion begins in Hillsborough, famed for its castle, an official government residence, before continuing to Newcastle, where the Mountains of Mourne sweep down to the sea. This afternoon, we visit the town of Downpatrick, where in the grounds of Down Cathedral lies a grave reputed to be that of St. Patrick.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner


Mountains Of Mourne

Day 3 - Belfast

Enjoy our optional excursion to Belfast. Some popular landmarks are City Hall and The Titanic Belfast® Exhibition, and no visit to Belfast is complete without a drop of the ‘black stuff’ in the Crown Liquor Saloon.

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner


City Hall

Day 4 - Giant’s Causeway and Derry

A day of fantastic scenery on our included excursion as we head to the world-famous Giant’s Causeway (admission is extra), with its basalt columns and tales of ancient Irish giants. Our day continues with a visit to the fascinating walled town of Derry (Londonderry).

  • Included meals: Breakfast, Dinner


Giant's Causeway

Day 5 - Dublin

We leave Monaghan and travel to Dublin where you have some free time. Join our optional sightseeing tour seeing the best of this splendid city, including Trinity College, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, the National Gallery and the Four Courts. Overnight tonight in the Dublin area.

  • Included meals: Breakfast

Trinity College

St. Patrick’S Cathedral

The Four Courts


Day 6

To Holyhead, then home.

  • Included meals: Breakfast*

Prices are per person, based on two sharing.

Extras: optional excursions; single room supplement £115; travel insurance from £35.50. 

FAQ's about our tours

Certain excursions are included in the price of your holiday. If you choose not to go on an included excursion, for whatever reason, no refunds will be made.
Yes, you will receive one with your Travel Documents, which are sent 7-10 days before departure.
We believe that our holidays may not be suitable for children under 8 years old (except for Disneyland Paris bookings) however, we will consider individual requests on application. Customers aged 18 and under at the time of travel must be accompanied by an adult, parent or guardian aged over 18 years old.
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We do have holidays that are suitable for wheelchair users, however the person using the wheelchair will need to be able to get on and off the coach if a coach tour is booked. Our coaches are not suitable for someone who is wheelchair reliant as we can only take folding wheelchairs that are stored in the luggage compartment.

We cannot guarantee that assistance will be available for the disabled person / wheelchair user and such bookings will only be accepted if that person is travelling with an able-bodied person who is fully able to attend to the needs of his/her co-traveller.

Passengers travelling by Eurostar in standard class seats must be able to walk 200 yards (183 metres) unaided. Please note; only collapsible wheelchairs are permitted on board standard class Eurostar coaches, as these must be stored in the luggage storage areas. Any passengers who are wheelchair reliant are required to be allocated in the 'Standard Premier' coaches where wheelchair user spaces are located. As these spaces are limited to 1 per train you must advise us immediately if you require them in order that we can reserve with Eurostar.

Excursions on our tours visit places of interest and public buildings. These may not be able to accommodate people with walking difficulties and wheelchair access may not be available. Excursions which include sightseeing tours may involve walking long distances and sometimes over cobbled or uneven surfaces.

The accommodation we use on our tours may not have ground floor rooms and in some instances lifts will not always be available. Occasionally access to your hotel may involve walking distances from the coach park and some hotels have a flight of steps to the Reception.

It is very important that checks are made with regard to the suitability of a tour for you prior to you make any booking with us.