11 Days Shrines of Ireland & London

Grow your faith and experience the natural beauty that Ireland Discover the most revered sites of the Emerald Isle. Enjoy a guided tour of St. Patrick’s Cathedral in Dublin, Behold the spectacular beauty of Glendalough, site of the Monastery of St. Kevin., visit Saint Mary’s Cathedral Limerick, Kinsale and Galway as you experience Ireland’s natural beauty, rich history and religious heritage. Spend nights in the charming waterside Village of Kinsale, renowned as Ireland’s “gourmet capital”. This inspirational journey also includes visits to experience some of Ireland’s most dramatic scenery, perfect   settings for peaceful prayer and reflection.

On our pilgrimage we offer a complete itinerary that includes round-trip airfare, accommodation in first class hotels, breakfast and dinner daily, all transportation, daily Mass and all under excellent organizing, leadership and teaching from Nativity pilgrimage expert staff and Guides.

DESTINATION INFORMATION
WHAT’S INCLUDED
ITINERARY
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DESTINATION INFORMATION
WHAT’S INCLUDED
ITINERARY
DATES & PRICES
YOUR TRIP INCLUDES:

  •   Round Trip Airfare
  •   All airport taxes and Fuel SURCHARGES.
  •   Includes First class Hotels 4-5 stars.
  •   Headphones for the pilgrimage.
  •   Transfers as per itinerary.
  •    Breakfast and Dinner daily.
  •   Sightseeing and admissions fees as per itinerary.
  •   Daily Masses.
  •   Professional local Catholic guide(s)
  •  Prices Based on Double Occupancy.
  •  Tour Brochures: Special promotional brochures featuring
  •   the Pilgrimage printed for distribution by you.
  •  Travel Protection Plan for Everybody on Pilgrimage is provided for FREE.
YOUR TRIP DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Trip cancellation protection plan is not included and is strongly        recommended.
  • Nativity Pilgrimage offers a comprehensive policy at additional cost.
  •  Passport & visa costs, if any.
  •  U.S. Passports must be valid for at least six (6) months subsequent to               return date.
  •   Items of a personal nature (hotel extras, laundry, phone calls, etc.).
  •   Meals not specified in the program.
  •   Gratuities to the tour manager, guides and driver.
  •   Items not specifically mentioned above.

INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR TRIP
  • Capital: Dublin
  • Language: English, Irish (Gaelic)
  • Population: 4.6 million
  • Time Zone: EST plus 5 hours
  • Currency: Euro (EUR)
  • Electricity: 240V. 50Hz
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LONDON – MOUNT CARMEL – ROCHESTER – CANTERBURY – DUBLIN – GLENDALOUGH – WATERFORD – ROCK OF CASHEL – SHANNON – GALWAY – KNOK – CLONMACNOISE

 

ITINERARY
Day
1

Flight from USA to London

Today: Your pilgrimage begins today as you board your flight to London. Meals and drinks served aloft.

Day
2

London

Today: At arrival in London take an orientation tour. See Buckingham Palace, Piccadilly Circus, the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben. Westminster Abbey. We then will travel to your hotel for registration.

Evening: Dinner and overnight will be at your hotel.

Day
3

London / Mount Carmel / Rochester / Canterbury

Today: Depart to Alyesford, visit the chapel of Our Lady of Mount Carmel. Rochester, home of St. John Fisher. Canterbury to see the Cathedral that is the Mother Church for the Anglican faith.  Heritage Museum.

Evening: Dinner and overnight will be at your hotel.

Day
4

London / Dublin

Today: Transfer to Airport for the short flight to Dublin. Upon arrival, be greeted by your tour escort. Tour of Dublin that will end at Christ Church Cathedral. Tour the cathedral and then head to your hotel for a late check-in.

Evening: Dinner and overnight will be at your hotel.

Day
5

Dublin / Glendalough / Waterford

Today: Travel to Glendalough. Tour the remnants of the 6th century monastery founded by St. Kevin. Baltinglass Cistercian Abbey where we tour the ruins. Continue to Waterford, the location of the world famous Waterford Crystal manufacturer.

Evening: Dinner and overnight will be at your hotel.

Day
6

Rock of Cashel / Dingle Penninsula

Today: Travel to “Rock of Cashel. Cathedral, the Round Tower, Cormac Chapel. Continue Dingle Penninsula. Travel to Inch. Continue along the Eagle Mount to the Cliffs of Slea. Gallarus Oratory. Kilmalkedar Church. Stop at an Irish pottery.

Evening: Dinner and overnight will be at your hotel.

Day
7

Limerick / Shannon / Cliffs Of Moher / Galway

Today: Travel to Limerick to visit St. Mary’s Cathedral. Stop at Bunratty at the Durty Nelly’s. Tour of Bunratty Castle. Catch ferry at Killimer that crosses the Shannon River. Travel on to Galway, with its colorful streets and numerous pubs.

Evening: Dinner and overnight will be at your hotel.

Day
8

Galway / Corrib Lake / Clonmacnoise

Today: Take a Cruise on Corrib Lake. Visit Clonmacnoise, which is Ireland’s most important monastic site, which overlooks the River Shannon. Stop at Brown Thomas Shop (the leading department store in Ireland).

Evening: Dinner and overnight will be at your hotel.

Day
9

Knock / Dublin

Today: Visit Knock, which is one of the world’s principal Marian Shrines. See the Basilica, which is the largest church in Ireland. Stop for lunch then return to Dublin for some late afternoon shopping. Stop and shop on Grafton Street.

Evening: Dinner and overnight will be at your hotel.

Day
10

Dublin

Today: Visit the world famous Guinness Brewery. Tour through their seven stories Glass Atrium, the Brewery and a stop at the Gravity Bar for a quick pint. Stop for lunch. Visit the National Museum. Return to your hotel to relax.

Evening: Dinner and overnight will be at your hotel.

Day
11

Dublin to USA

Today: This morning we will transfer to the airport to board our return flight home.