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Dreaming of Ireland? Make it a Reality!

Dreaming of Ireland - This is truly our best selling tour on the market!  Our Celtic Dream Tour is a premier tour of Ireland. Right now we can offer a savings of $400 per couple with this exclusive sale!

PROMOCODE: DREAMWEB400 See the majestic Cliffs…

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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on February 4, 2015 at 10:30am — 2 Comments

Kells High Crosses

In 804, monks from St. Colmcille’s of Iona, Scotland founded a monastery in the town of Kells, County Meath. There, the Book of Kells was completed in the 9th century. The monastery is also known for its round tower and high crosses.

The town of Kells in County Meath boasts ecclesiastical significance, as it was the site of a monastery founded in the 9th century…

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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on September 22, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments

Journey of a Lifetime, Ireland's Causeway Coast

Set your spirit free with the journey of a lifetime.



To witness the drama of Ireland's Causeway Coast and Glens is to walk with the ancient spirits of its deep glens and experience a unique blend of…

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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on September 15, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments

Glens of Antrim

These nine famous glens, endowed with evocative names and blessed with a diversity of landscape are also rich in history, in folklore and in the natural beauty that is a world away from the frantic bustle of modern life. Famed in legend are the magnificent Glens of Antrim.…

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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on September 8, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments

Gardens and Country Parks of Ireland's Causeway Coast

To witness the drama of Ireland's Causeway Coast and Glens is to walk with the ancient spirits of its deep glens, forests, gardens and country parks. Experience a unique blend of majesty and sheer beauty. You won't just walk or drive through this land:…

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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on September 5, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments

Back to Nature - Forests of the Causeway Coast

Nature is what we're famous for and it's arguably what we do best. While farming has helped shape the land over generations, givings us the traditional patchwork quilt scenery, we take huge pride in the unspoilt natural beauty…

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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on August 25, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments

Iveagh Gardens

Iveagh Gardens

Clonmel Street, Dublin 2, Ireland



The Iveagh Gardens are amoung the finest and least known of Dublin's parks and gardens. They were designed by Ninian Niven, in 1865, as an intermediate design between the 'French Formal' and the 'English Landscape' styles. They demonstrated the artisitc skills of the landscape architect of the mid 19th century and display…

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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on August 11, 2014 at 11:30am — 1 Comment

Sligo Abbey

Sligo Abbey

Abbey Street, Sligo Town, County Sligo



Known locally as simply "The Abbey," this Dominican Friary was founded in the mid 13th century by Maurice Fitzgerald. The site contains a great wealth of carvings including Gothic and Renaissance tomb structure, well preserved cloister and the only…

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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on August 5, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments

Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery

Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery

Carrowmore, Co. Sligo, Ireland



Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery is the largest cemetery of megalithic tombs in…
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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on July 28, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments

Trim Castle, County Meath

Trim Castle
Trim, Co Meath, Ireland…



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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on July 21, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

Adare Castle, County Limerick, Ireland

Adare Castle…

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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on July 18, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

Dunmore Cave

Dunmore Cave

Ballyfoyle, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland



History and geology blend at Dunmore Cave to give an interesting and unique situation. Consisting of a series of chambers formed over millions of years, the cave contains some of the finest calcite formations found in any Irish cave. The case has been known to man for many centuries…

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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on July 11, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

Carlow County Museum - A Snapshot of Ireland's Heritage & History

From ancient archeological treasures and industrial history to notable personalities, transportation and sporting memorabilia; Carlow County Museum is a treasure trove for the history buff, genealogical researcher and tourist alike. Read…

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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on July 7, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments

Carlow Garden Trail

With Spring in the air, now is the time to hit the Carlow Garden Trail, a collection of 18 different gardening attractions including great old gardens that have been lovingly restored and maintained throughout the years, and smaller gardens which are maturing beautifully with time. Award winning garden centers and forest parks compliment the joy of a…

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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on June 30, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

Altamont Gardens

Widely respected as the jewel in Ireland’s gardening crown, Altamont Gardens are an enchanting blend of formal and informal gardens with riverside walks covering over 40 acres (16 hectares). The estate gains much of its character from the…

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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on June 27, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

Top 8 Sights Along Carlow's Trails of Saints

From pagan sites to ecclesiastical settlements, intricate layers of religious and secular cultural history set against rugged mountains, glorious countryside and lush river valleys make County Carlow a perfect base for exploring the Southeast of Ireland. Whether brought here by faith, born and spent their lives here, educated here…

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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on June 23, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

Delta Sensory Gardens and Garden Centre

Delta Sensory Gardens and Garden Centre, Strawhall Estate, Carlow t: 059-9143527 w: www.deltasensorygardens.com
Delta Sensory Gardens consist of a series of interconnecting gardens of a multi-sensory nature covering 2.5 acres (1 hectare). The gardens offer…
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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on June 20, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

'Game of Thrones' Filming Locations in Ireland

Explore filming locations from "Game of Thrones"…





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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on June 16, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

Duckett’s Grove Walled Gardens and Pleasure Grounds

Duckett’s Grove Walled Gardens and Pleasure Grounds, Duckett’s Grove, Carlow

Duckett’s Grove, the…

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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on June 13, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

Irish Eye Candy: Keem Beach, Achill Island

Keem Beach, Achill Island, Ireland…
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Added by Celtic Tours World Vacations on June 11, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

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