Join the Irish and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day right in the heart of Dublin and experience the charm of the Irish countryside, with a scenic drive into the rugged Wicklow Mountains, on this magical short break to Ireland. The highlight of this tour is of course witnessing the flamboyant St. Patrick’s Day Parade and its marching bands, dancing troupes and street entertainers. However, this charismatic capital city has so much to offer, be sure to join the locals for a celebratory drink of the ‘Black Stuff’ in a homely Irish tavern, and savour the city’s sights including Trinity College and the Ha’penny Bridge, on this unforgettable Dublin holiday.
Regional departure by coach, then to Holyhead for the ferry to Ireland, then to our hotel for a three-night stay.
Enjoy an included, scenic drive into the rugged Wicklow Mountains, with a stop at a typical Irish country pub. En route back to the hotel, for those who wish to explore Dublin, the coach will drop you in town from where you can make your own way back to the hotel.
St. Patrick’s Day, Dublin
St. Patrick's Day
Included day in Dublin to join the party atmosphere with the sparkling St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Enjoy the marching bands, dancing troupes, military processions and street entertainers doing what the Irish do best – providing great entertainment! Be sure to get a St. Patrick's Day drink of the 'black stuff' in Temple Bar or one of the many other homely Dublin taverns and of course see the city's main highlights including Trinity College and the Ha'penny Bridge.
Depart the hotel this morning and travel to the port for the return ferry to Holyhead, then continue our journey home.
At a Glance
3 nights hotel with Irish breakfast
Travel from a regional joining point
Travel by Silver Service coach
Included Excursions & Visits
Dublin - Join the party atmosphere
Wicklow Mountains - Scenic drive
Optional Excursions & Visits
*Depending on departure time, breakfast on Day 4 may be taken on board the ferry.
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.
You will stay for three nights at the 3-star Aspect Hotel Park West, Dublin. Enjoy a drink in the hotel bar or dine in the contemporary Rueben’s restaurant. The hotel has a lift and easy access by bus or train to Dublin city centre.
Due to demand, other hotels such as the 3-star Rochestown Lodge just outside of Dun Laoghaire near Dublin, may be used.
We are unable to guarantee that the hotel will be able to meet your dietary requirements. We find that the majority of European countries do not
generally cater for vegetarians and that the meal supplied may well be what everyone else is having minus the meat.
We will of course endeavour to arrange for a vegetarian meal at the hotel. We do however suggest that you advise us of your dietary requests
at the time of booking and recommend that you speak to the receptionist on arrival with regard to your request.
Why not go the night before your
holiday for a relaxing start? You can park for FREE
for up to nine days at the Holiday Inn Ashford
North and enjoy an overnight stay with English
breakfast from just £38 per person. This offer is
subject to availability and based on two sharing a
twin/double room on a B&B basis. We’ll then
collect you from the hotel on the day of departure
and return you there at the end of your holiday.
To book this package, please call the hotel on
01233 713333, quoting ‘Leger Holidays’ and your
booking reference. If your holiday is longer than
nine days you can pay for additional days’ parking.
Ask one of our friendly reservations team for
more details when you book your holiday.
Single supplements and terms and conditions apply.
On most holidays if you’d prefer to join your
tour coach at Stop 24 services, you can park your
car in the car park which is accredited by the Park
Mark safer parking scheme and is monitored 24
hours a day by CCTV. Payment for the parking is
made on arrival using the self-service machines.
Excludes holidays to Ireland and the U.K. and tours travelling via Brittany
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Front row seats can be reserved for £14pp (up to 6 days duration), £22pp (7 & 8 days duration) and £25pp (9 days duration and over)
on all European tours. In addition to this seats on the second row can be reserved for £7pp (up to 6 days duration), £14pp (7 & 8 days duration)
and £15pp (9 days duration and over). This offer is only available for bookings of two or four persons on the front row and is subject to
availability. Guaranteed front/second row seats cannot be reserved on feeder journeys to/from the U.K. port. Children under 15 years cannot
occupy a front row seat due to French Law.
Please note: On some coaches the legroom on front seats may be slightly less than that available on other seats due to the presence of a modesty board in front.
If your tour is cancelled for any reason and front/second row seats are not available on your new tour you will be refunded the supplement. No other compensation will be payable.
Alternatively, we can take seating requests on your booking. However, requests are not guaranteed. All seat numbers are confirmed on travel documents approximately 7-10 days prior to departure.
Hot and cold drinks are served on the main tour coaches. Prices are approximately £1 or 1.25 Euro per drink. Prices will be confirmed by the driver.
Drinks may also be served on the transfer coaches but this is not guaranteed.
Transfer coaches are routed approximately 2-3 weeks before departure and will depend on where passengers are booked to travel from on any particular
date as to which route is taken. If you require further detailed information regarding the route to the port you can contact our Customer
Service Department on 01709 830333 two weeks before you are due to travel.
With regard to the route taken by the main tour coach, this is determined by the driver.
All main tour coaches have on-board toilets. Transfer coaches to and from the U.K. port may not have on-board toilets. When non-British coaches are
used on transfers and tours (air or TGV holidays only) an on-board toilet may not be available. However, comfort stops will be made during long journeys.
All coaches feature air-conditioning. Should the air-conditioning system break down for a period exceeding 12 hours,
compensation will be awarded up to a maximum of £10 per fare-paying passenger per tour.
We operate a passenger interchange at the Channel port. Transfer coaches, including taxis, minibuses, Megabus and National
Express operate to and from the U.K. port. You will join your main tour coach at the port.