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Ireland's Central Splendours

Ireland's Central Splendours

Based in the central town of Portlaoise, Ireland, enjoy with us and discover what this new tour has to offer.


Based in the central town of Portlaoise, Ireland, enjoy with us and discover what this new tour has to offer.

Join us on this new tour to the Emerald Isle. Based in the central town of Portlaoise, you will experience some of the area’s most interesting and beautiful attractions.



Located just a 2 minute walk from the centre of Portlaoise, this fantastic hotel offers among its facilities a bar, restaurant, indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room and gym. All rooms are en suite and have TV, telephone, trouser press, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. There is a lift at the hotel. 


Note: Please be aware that the Hotel has changed names from Portlaoise Heritage Hotel to now be Midlands Park Hotel.



Kilkenny Castle

Kilkenny Castle & Portlaoise - Today you travel to the 12th century Killkenny Castle. One of the most instantly recognised castles in Ireland, Killkenny has had many additions and alterations over the years and is today a complex structure of various architectural styles. From here, you return to your host town for some time to explore at leisure.

Tullamore Distillery

Tullamore Distillery - This morning you travel to Tullamore to visit the old distillery located on the banks of the Grand Canal. Since 1829, the distillery has sent its whiskey out to the world and today they invite the world to them to share the story of how their famous whiskey got its character. Your visit here includes a 50 minute guided tour and tutored whiskey tasting. You then have some free time to explore Tullamore town at leisure before returning to Portlaoise.

Irish Natioanal Stud

Irish National Stud & Japanese Gardens - The Irish National Stud is a famous thoroughbred breeding farm where visitors can see (depending on the season) Mares and Foals, Stallions, weanlings, yearlings and retired living National Hunt Legends. The Japanese Gardens are renowned throughout the world as not only a treat for the eye, but as providing comfort for the soul which was the objective when they were created between 1906 and 1910.

Price Includes:-

  • 6 nights en suite accommodation (Inc. an overnight in Wales in each direction)

  • Dinner, bed & breakfast throughout*

  • Excursions programme as detailed

  • Standard admission into Kilkenny Castle

  • Standard admission into the Irish National Stud & Japanese Garden

  • Visit to Tullamore DEW Distillery with guided tour & tasting

  • Luxury coach travel throughout

  • Return ferry crossings Holyhead/Dublin

  • Porterage at all hotels



  • Single room supplement

  • Unless otherwise stated, admission prices into places of interest are not included

  • Holiday insurance is not included, but is available at the time of booking


Please note: *A late dinner will be served on day 2 and day 6 due to ferry crossing times.


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