Ireland Behind The Scenes

 
 
 

Highlight Possibilities

Highlights

Discover a hidden, luxurious Ireland

Discover Ireland's enchanting history and Celtic mystique, as you travel with your hosts, Patsy Malone and Chris Allen.  Exclusive introductions, elite invitations and private entree highlight the great houses and glorious gardens of Ireland, while meeting distinguished Irish hosts and longtime friends along the way.  At every turn you'll savor the country's unique charms, culture and humor that have captured the imagination of people throughout the world.  Golf on championship golf courses.  At the end of the day, it's the incredible beauty of the land and the people of Ireland who will capture your heart and send you home as friends!

 

Highlights of our private luxury tours of Ireland

2017 Highlight Possibilities

Welcome to Dublin - Champagne Reception at the celebrated Merrion Hotel in the heart of Georgian Dublin

2017 Highlight Possibilties

Invitation to the most important private 18th c. house in Phoenix Park for visiting American dignitaries

2017 Highlight Possibilties

Gourmet dining “under the stars” at the Cliff at Lyons, County Kildare in an 18th century glass Turner Conservatory

2017 Highlight Possibilties

Luncheon with owners of Kilshane House built in 1822 on 320 acres in the heart of County Tipperary - an exclusive mansion venue for wedding and galas with in house chefs, a ballroom, conservatory, a helicopter pad, gardens and more.

2017 Highlight Possibilties

Private tour of internationally famous - all organic - Ballymaloe Cookery School and Gardens

2017 Highlight Possibilties

"A Taste of Kenmare" - dinner especially prepared by the acclaimed chef of Packies Restaurant in Kenmare, County Kerry

2017 Highlight Possibilties

Visit to the private workings of a local Sheep Farm in County Kerry with exciting sheep dog demonstration and sheep shearing!

2017 Highlight Possibilties

Exclusive Kenmare Bay cruise along the Iveragh Peninsula and Beara Peninsula by private yacht, as guests of the owners.

2017 Highlight Possibilties

Welcome Reception and drinks at the Ireland home of your hosts Patsy and Lou Malone

2017 Highlight Possibilties

Meet the owner of the smallest and finest Chocolate Shop in the country, a French “Willy Wonka” who makes delectable chocolates and hot chocolate “to die for!”

2017 Highlight Possibilties

A private tour of the Foynes Flying Boat Museum and learn the brave world of transatlantic flying boat air travel. Foynes is where the first Irish coffee was made

2017 Highlight Possibilties

An exclusive “home tour” revealing the Irish life and life long collections at an 18th century exclusive Irish home of an acclaimed American Interior Designer

2017 Highlight Possibilties

A private day escape aboard a 5-star luxury yacht on the Lough Derg on an exclusive journey with gourmet foods and private access to people and places unknown to most Ireland visitors

2017 Highlight Possibilties

Exclusive overnight stay and gourmet dining at the most elegant Regency home in Ireland – Ballyfin Demesne

2017 Highlight Possibilties

Drinks and canapés at the private home of Dr. Smurfit, owner of the prestigious K-Club followed by a candlelit gourmet Farewell Dinner

2017 Highlight Possibilties

Private chauffeured Airport transfers and owner escorted, professionally guided luxury motor coach throughout the Irish countryside. Motor coach fitted with waters, pillows and fine woolen lap throws

 

 

NOTE: IBS reserves the right to adjust the daily itinerary in the event of a cancellation or change by any of our hosts.  Tour is non-smoking.

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