Top Vacations in Ireland
Discover flourishing green landscapes and dramatic ocean views on these expertly crafted Ireland vacation packages. With an itinerary planned around amazing attractions and a dedicated travel consultant to organise your journey, you can look forward to an unforgettable sightseeing adventure.
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About Your Ireland Vacation Package
Explore this stunning island with a personalised itinerary and all of the finer details organised for you. This includes all the best attractions and areas you’ll want to visit, as well as our favourite recommendations.
When you book one of our trips to Ireland, you can expect an authentic travel experience along with:
• A dedicated travel consultant who´ll arrange your adventure
• A welcome bag including detailed personal itinerary & hand-marked map
• Handpicked accommodation at your chosen price point
• 24/7 phone support during your travels for peace of mind
To start your adventure with Nordic Visitor, simply follow these steps:
1. Pick your favourite Nordic Visitor package
2. Confirm (or customise) your itinerary
3. Check your confirmation email
4. Book your flights
5. Get ready for your trip
Why choose Nordic Visitor
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Secure your trip your way with Nordic Visitor. Book a tour with as little as 10% deposit. With a 20% deposit or more, you will receive our cancellation insurance free of charge. You can also pay the full price right away to guarantee today’s exchange rate. Terms & conditions apply.
Trusted travel experts
Nordic Visitor has been creating unforgettable travel experiences in Northern Europe since 2002. All our Ireland packages are created using in-depth local knowledge and are thoroughly tested, so you can travel in the confidence that every hotel, route and attraction has been carefully chosen.
Our dedicated teams deliver excellent service quality, and this is reflected year after year when TripAdvisor awards us with their Certificate of Excellence. We also take great pride in our customer feedback: 97% of our travelers say they would recommend us to friends and family.
Value for money
When you visit Ireland with us, not only will you save time and effort, but you’ll also travel in the knowledge that your personalised itinerary is all planned and booked for you. We only work with trusted guides and hotels, so you’re guaranteed high-quality service with your exclusive travel package.
We organise all aspects of your vacation in Ireland before you arrive. This means you can enjoy your tour knowing that your dedicated travel consultant has everything planned. Along with your travel guide and welcome bag, you’ll also get personalised recommendations.
Customisable tour options
Nordic Visitor uses local expertise and knowledge to create all tours, so you get to enjoy the full Ireland experience. However, we understand that you may have specific attractions on your wish list. Whether you would like to extend your visit or go to an area that’s special to you, our travel consultants can design private and self guided tours to suit you.
You are in good hands
One of our travel experts is always on call 24/7 to handle any unforeseen situations during your trip. Unexpected event or weather issues? No problem. Reach us on our dedicated helpline and we’ll rework your itinerary. We’ll move your accommodation and re-book activities, while keeping you safe and informed.
Full financial protection
With Nordic Visitor, you have peace of mind knowing your holiday arrangements with us are 100% financially protected. Your payments are safeguarded as we comply with European Union laws on Package Travel regulations. This guarantees you a refund in the unlikely event that the company experiences insolvency.
Our Customers' Experiences Of Ireland
Find out what a vacation in Ireland is really like from our other amazing guests.
Chris, our Nordic Visitor Travel Consultant, was very responsive to every email that I sent and answered any... read more
Chris, our Nordic Visitor Travel Consultant, was very responsive to every email that I sent and answered any questions that I had. We had 4 in our group and it was simple to have 2 single rooms and 1 double and add days at the beginning and the end of our trip just from their website. A welcome package was waiting for us at our first hotel that included detailed information about our trip and a map with highlighted roads and points of interest along the way. Our accommodation ranged from small boutique hotels to resort hotels. Each was close to the city centre and excellent! Breakfast was included each morning which made it easy to get going. It was nice to have our accommodation and car secured for us so we only worried about where we were going to explore each day! We highly recommend Nordic Visitor and will definitely use them in the future!
Our tour was the "Grand Tour of Ireland" which Nordic Visitor customised for us to include additional... read more
Our tour was the "Grand Tour of Ireland" which Nordic Visitor customised for us to include additional nights in places such as Achill Island (our favorite spot!). The highlighted map and other travel materials we received from Nordic Visitor were extremely helpful. Overall we had a wonderful tour!
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Your Ireland Vacation Highlights
Picture the sprawling green landscapes you’ll see as you explore scenic routes and breathtaking coastal viewpoints. Let us plan your journey, attractions and hotels in Ireland, and you could soon…
- Walk along the extraordinary basalt rock formations of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Giant’s Causeway
- Tour the Ring Of Kerry route and sail to the beautiful Skellig Michael for vast ocean views
- Try some of the best traditional Irish food and drink in Dublin, and be sure to enjoy a pint at the famous Guinness Storehouse
- Unlock the mysteries of the Titanic Belfast with interactive reconstructions of the shipyard, decks and cabins
- Admire the 350 million-year-old Cliffs Of Moher, where you’ll see thrilling sea views from the steep cliff walls
- Discover Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way and stop at the stunning Achill Island and Downpatrick Head natural attractions
- Explore the Galway coast and take a trip to the mysterious Aran Islands
- Visit famous TV filming locations such as Dunluce Castle (Game of Thrones) and Trim Castle (Braveheart)
- Kiss the famous Blarney Stone of Eloquence at Blarney Castle, said to bless the kisser with the “gift of the gab”
Ireland Vacation Package Advice
Excited to start your Emerald Isle adventure? Then use these handy travel guides to get ready.
Frequently Asked Questions About Visiting Ireland
You may have a few questions about taking a vacation in Ireland, so we’ve answered the most commonly asked ones for you. If you want further information about payments and other terms, check out our Booking Terms and Conditions. If you'd like more trip ideas and attractions, then explore our handy Ireland Travel Guide.
Ireland is a very safe country to visit and crime is relatively low. In fact, the Emerald Isle was named one of the most peaceful places in the world by The Global Peace Index. Should you need any help, you can contact us on our 24/7 emergency line and we’ll handle any issues while keeping you safe and informed.
Ireland is made up of two countries. Northern Ireland is part of the United Kingdom, along with England, Scotland and Wales. The rest of Ireland is called the Republic of Ireland, which is independent of the United Kingdom.
Famed for its beautiful landscapes and vibrant cities, Ireland regularly graces the pages of magazines like National Geographic, Conde Nast Traveler and Forbes as an unmissable destination. The vast sea views, lush rolling hills, and historic Irish castles and embattlements alone are great reasons to visit.
Ireland is also well-known for its warm hospitality and was even named the friendliest country in the world by Lonely Planet, so you don’t ever have to worry about asking for directions.
Keen to discover more reasons to visit? We’ve written about the top 10 best places to go in Ireland for your viewing pleasure.
The Republic of Ireland uses the Euro, while Northern Ireland (like the rest of the UK) uses the Great British Pound.
People in Ireland predominantly speak English, however, many citizens of the Republic of Ireland are bilingual and speak both English and Irish (Gaeilge).
For fun Irish phrases you could use on your trip, see our language guide.
We recommend that you visit between April and October as the weather is milder and the days longer, giving you more time to sightsee in better conditions. These months are an ideal time to bird watch, hike countryside routes, and explore the remains of Irish castles.
An amazing destination all year round, find out the best time to visit Ireland based on your interests and wish list attractions.
Whether you need a visa or not will depend on where you’re visiting from. If you’re coming from the USA, the UK, the EU/EEA or Singapore you will not need a visa to enter Ireland.
If you’re travelling from India, Russia or China, you will need to apply for a short stay tourist visa. Find out if you need one and how to apply by visiting the UK Home Office and the Republic of Ireland’s visa page.
Yes, you can choose the best arrival date for you. All of our tours are available to book online, so you’re able to check and choose your preferred dates and times to travel.
All of our Ireland tours are crafted using our first-hand experiences and expert knowledge. However, we appreciate that you may have particular areas and sights you want to visit, in which case we can certainly customise an itinerary for you.
Our self-drive Ireland tours are the most flexible packages, as itineraries can be extended and you can choose where you want to spend the most time.
If you'd prefer not to drive, why not opt for a small group tour of Ireland? On these trips you'll travel with like-minded travellers in a minibus, while learning all about the local culture from your experienced guide.
You could also explore on a privately guided tour of Ireland. This way you'll have your guide's undivided attention. They'll not only take care of the driving, but will share their insider knowledge with you for a truly unforgettable travel experience.
You can tailor your guided small group or privately escorted trip to Ireland by adding extra nights at the start or end of the guided portion of your trip. And choose from a range of optional activities that your dedicated travel consultant will add to your itinerary.
Don't hesitate to contact us for more information. If there’s an activity or attraction you want adding to an itinerary, we'd be more than happy to do this for you.
We’d advise that you search and look over flights for pricing and timings, but hold off buying them until your tour has been confirmed by your dedicated travel consultant. Once your package is booked, you can then choose and purchase your flights.
Why? Once you’ve been introduced to your travel consultant, you’ll have all the information you need to make an informed choice on flights and timings. If you have any questions then you can always contact your consultant for advice.
Ireland has an abundance of stunning attractions, historic castles and colourful cities to discover. Here are some of the most popular places in Ireland:
- Cliffs of Moher
- Killarney National Park
- Guinness Storehouse
- Achill Island
- Killary Harbour
- The Giant’s Causeway
- Dingle Peninsula
- Wild Atlantic Way
Discover even more incredible attractions in our guide to the best places to visit in Ireland.
Ireland’s weather is well known for being changeable, so it’s important you pack for all eventualities. We suggest that you bring:
- A warm sweater or fleece jacket
- A waterproof jacket and trousers
- A comfortable pair of walking shoes or boots
- Light layers for the summer months
- Insect repellent for summer hikes
- Warm thermal layers for winter trips
- Hat, gloves and cosy socks
Depending on where you visit from, you may need to take a power adapter or converter with you. Read our electricity information for further details. For more advice on what to bring, check out our Ireland packing guide.
In Ireland, tipping is not a compulsory practice but if you have great service and want to acknowledge this, we’re sure that your tip would be appreciated.
Whether you have questions about visiting Ireland's attractions or want to add on a tour of Scotland to your trip, we’re happy to help. Get in touch with our friendly team to answer any of your queries.
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