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Castles & Cliffs: Circumnavigating Ireland & Beyond - 2024

Dublin • 11-night small ship ocean cruise with Holyhead, Fishguard, Cork, The Skellig Islands, Dingle, Galway, Donegal, Derry, Belfast • Dublin
  • Vantage Small Ship Ocean Cruise circumnavigating Ireland
    CRUISE ON THE OCEAN EXPLORER, AN AGILE AND STATE-OF-THE-ART EXPEDITION VESSEL THAT CAN NAVIGATE TO PLACES LARGER SHIPS CAN’T
  • Small Ship Ocean Cruise circumnavigating Ireland & Beyond | Castles & Cliffs
    DISCOVER BELFAST ON YOUR CHOICE OF TOURS — A VISIT TO THE UNESCO-LISTED GIANT’S CAUSEWAY OR THE BELFAST BOTANIC GARDENS
  • SPEND A TOTAL FOUR DAYS IN DUBLIN, WITH AMPLE TIME TO EXPLORE ON YOUR OWN, A CITY TOUR, AND YOUR CHOICE OF TOURS
  • EXPLORE THE BREATHTAKING RING OF KERRY, A REGION BRIMMING WITH RENOWNED AND DRAMATIC LANDSCAPES
  • Edinburgh, Scotland extension
    ROUND OUT THIS REMARKABLE JOURNEY WITH AN EXTENSION TO EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND
DATES & PRICES
STARTING FROM
$9,999
  • $624
    PER DAY
  • 16
    DAYS
  • 30
    TOURS
TRIP WITH AIR
17 DAYS FROM $10,748
Luxury
Extend Your adventure (2 available)
Edinburgh, Scotland (Pre-Trip)

4 DAYS FROM $1,899

Kilkenny, Ireland (Post-Trip)

3 DAYS FROM $999

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Save up to $1,999 per couple with 2-for-1 international airfare on select departures
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Availability:

Double Occupancy
Single Occupancy
Triple Occupancy
Jun 2
Dublin to Dublin
CODE: EDD24
FROM
$9,999
FROM
$10,999
No air selected
2-for-1 Airfare
MORE INFO
CRUISE DETAILS
TRAVEL DATES
Jun 2
MS Ocean Explorer
AVAILABLE EXTENSIONS: Edinburgh, Scotland (Pre-Trip)

Pre Extension: Edinburgh, Scotland (Pre-Trip)

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$1,899 PER PERSON | 4 DAYS | $474 PER DAY

Edinburgh’s imposing profile of black rock hills and rugged medieval fortifications stands in stark contrast to its cultured, quirky, and playful spirit. Since you’ll be passing through, why not add three nights to experience the U.K.’s second-most popular destination after London? Revisit Scotland’s dramatic history at Edinburgh Castle. Wander the tangle of medieval Old Town, and the neoclassical district of New Town, which together form a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Step aboard the Royal Yacht Britannia. See the fabled fairways of St. Andrew’s. Dart into the quaint shops, inviting pubs, and fascinating museums that line the Royal Mile. Our perfect mix of included touring and leisure time allows you to discover the best Edinburgh has to offer.

Your Price Includes:

  • 3 nights’ accommodations at the InterContinental Edinburgh The George (or similar)
  • 4 meals: 3 breakfasts and 1 dinner
  • Tour of St. Andrews
  • Guided panoramic tour of Edinburgh
  • All transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
  • Services of a Cruise Director
  • Tipping for drivers and local guides (excluding Cruise Director)
  • Complimentary Vantage Deluxe Concierge Service, to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log into My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
Kilkenny, Ireland (Post-Trip)

Post Extension: Kilkenny, Ireland (Post-Trip)

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$999 PER PERSON | 3 DAYS | $333 PER DAY

Step back in time to Kilkenny, where medieval history lives on through jaw-dropping architecture and museums. For the duration of your stay, you’ll have the opportunity to explore the chambers and parklands of Lyrath Estate Hotel, your luxurious accommodation on the outskirts of the city. Plus, enjoy a private train tour from Black Abbey to Kilkenny Castle and learn about Kilkenny’s evolution from merchant town to brewing centre to craft capital. Don’t miss this perfect way to top off your discoveries in Northern Europe!

Your Price Includes:

  • 2 nights' accommodations in Kilkenny at the esteemed Lyrath Estate Hotel (or similar)
  • 4 meals: 2 breakfasts and 2 dinners
  • 2 included features and Cultural Discoveries
  • All transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
  • Services of a City Host
  • Tipping for drivers and local guides (excluding City Host)
  • Complimentary Vantage Deluxe Concierge Service to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log in to My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
CALL TO BOOK
1-888-514-1845
STATEROOM DOUBLE SINGLE AIR 3rd GUEST PROMO
Category OS: Amelia Earhart Owner's Suite (OS)
640

Category OS: Amelia Earhart Owner's Suite(OS)

$19,799 $39,598
No air selected
$1,799 *
See Terms
  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
  • 2-for-1 Airfare
  • FREE Business Class Air Upgrade
    Category ES: Ferdinand Magellan Explorer Suite (ES)
    394

    Category ES: Ferdinand Magellan Explorer Suite(ES)

    $17,799 $35,598
    No air selected
    $1,699 *
    See Terms
    • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
    • 2-for-1 Airfare
    • Free Premium Economy Air Upgrade
      Category JS: Junior Suite (JS)
      401-404

      Category JS: Junior Suite(JS)

      $16,299 $32,598
      No air selected
      $1,699 *
      See Terms
      • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
      • 2-for-1 Airfare
      • Free Premium Economy Air Upgrade
        Category DS: Deluxe Suite (DS)
        361-382

        Category DS: Deluxe Suite(DS)

        $15,099 $30,198
        No air selected
        -
        • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
        • 2-for-1 Airfare
        • Free Premium Economy Air Upgrade
          Category BS: Royal Veranda Stateroom (BS)
          307-355

          Category BS: Royal Veranda Stateroom(BS)

          $12,999 $25,998
          No air selected
          -
          • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
          • 2-for-1 Airfare
            Category PS: Palatial Veranda Stateroom (PS)
            254-266

            Category PS: Palatial Veranda Stateroom(PS)

            $12,399 $24,798
            No air selected
            $1,599 *
            See Terms
            • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
            • 2-for-1 Airfare
              Category GS: Grand Veranda Stateroom (GS)
              254-266

              Category GS: Grand Veranda Stateroom(GS)

              $11,999 $23,998 $17,999
              No air selected
              $1,599 *
              See Terms
              • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
              • Reduced Single Supplement
              • 2-for-1 Airfare
                Category TMS: Deluxe Veranda Middle Stateroom (TMS)
                262-311

                Category TMS: Deluxe Veranda Middle Stateroom(TMS)

                $11,399 $22,798 $17,099
                No air selected
                $1,599 *
                See Terms
                • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                • Reduced Single Supplement
                • 2-for-1 Airfare
                  Category TS: Deluxe Veranda Stateroom (TS)
                  246-264

                  Category TS: Deluxe Veranda Stateroom(TS)

                  $10,399 $20,798 $15,599
                  No air selected
                  $1,599 *
                  See Terms
                  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                  • Reduced Single Supplement
                  • 2-for-1 Airfare
                    Category TFS: Deluxe Veranda Forward Stateroom (TFS)
                    212-233

                    Category TFS: Deluxe Veranda Forward Stateroom(TFS)

                    $9,999 $19,998
                    No air selected
                    -
                    • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                    • 2-for-1 Airfare
                      Category SBS: Studio Veranda Stateroom (SBS)
                      226-244

                      Category SBS: Studio Veranda Stateroom(SBS)

                      - $13,999
                      No air selected
                      -
                      • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                      • 2-for-1 Airfare
                        Category SS: Studio Stateroom (SS)
                        122-186

                        Category SS: Studio Stateroom(SS)

                        - $10,999
                        No air selected
                        -
                        • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                        • 2-for-1 Airfare
                          Additional Booking Information >
                          Jun 13
                          Dublin to Dublin
                          CODE: EDD24
                          FROM
                          $9,999
                          FROM
                          $10,999
                          No air selected
                          2-for-1 Airfare
                          MORE INFO
                          CRUISE DETAILS
                          TRAVEL DATES
                          Jun 13
                          MS Ocean Explorer
                          AVAILABLE EXTENSIONS: Edinburgh, Scotland (Pre-Trip)

                          Pre Extension: Edinburgh, Scotland (Pre-Trip)

                          Extension Image
                          $1,899 PER PERSON | 4 DAYS | $474 PER DAY

                          Edinburgh’s imposing profile of black rock hills and rugged medieval fortifications stands in stark contrast to its cultured, quirky, and playful spirit. Since you’ll be passing through, why not add three nights to experience the U.K.’s second-most popular destination after London? Revisit Scotland’s dramatic history at Edinburgh Castle. Wander the tangle of medieval Old Town, and the neoclassical district of New Town, which together form a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Step aboard the Royal Yacht Britannia. See the fabled fairways of St. Andrew’s. Dart into the quaint shops, inviting pubs, and fascinating museums that line the Royal Mile. Our perfect mix of included touring and leisure time allows you to discover the best Edinburgh has to offer.

                          Your Price Includes:

                          • 3 nights’ accommodations at the InterContinental Edinburgh The George (or similar)
                          • 4 meals: 3 breakfasts and 1 dinner
                          • Tour of St. Andrews
                          • Guided panoramic tour of Edinburgh
                          • All transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
                          • Services of a Cruise Director
                          • Tipping for drivers and local guides (excluding Cruise Director)
                          • Complimentary Vantage Deluxe Concierge Service, to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log into My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
                          Kilkenny, Ireland (Post-Trip)

                          Post Extension: Kilkenny, Ireland (Post-Trip)

                          Extension Image
                          $999 PER PERSON | 3 DAYS | $333 PER DAY

                          Step back in time to Kilkenny, where medieval history lives on through jaw-dropping architecture and museums. For the duration of your stay, you’ll have the opportunity to explore the chambers and parklands of Lyrath Estate Hotel, your luxurious accommodation on the outskirts of the city. Plus, enjoy a private train tour from Black Abbey to Kilkenny Castle and learn about Kilkenny’s evolution from merchant town to brewing centre to craft capital. Don’t miss this perfect way to top off your discoveries in Northern Europe!

                          Your Price Includes:

                          • 2 nights' accommodations in Kilkenny at the esteemed Lyrath Estate Hotel (or similar)
                          • 4 meals: 2 breakfasts and 2 dinners
                          • 2 included features and Cultural Discoveries
                          • All transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
                          • Services of a City Host
                          • Tipping for drivers and local guides (excluding City Host)
                          • Complimentary Vantage Deluxe Concierge Service to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log in to My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
                          CALL TO BOOK
                          1-888-514-1845
                          STATEROOM DOUBLE SINGLE AIR 3rd GUEST PROMO
                          Category OS: Amelia Earhart Owner's Suite (OS)
                          640

                          Category OS: Amelia Earhart Owner's Suite(OS)

                          $19,799 $39,598
                          No air selected
                          $1,799 *
                          See Terms
                          • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                          • 2-for-1 Airfare
                          • FREE Business Class Air Upgrade
                            Category ES: Ferdinand Magellan Explorer Suite (ES)
                            394

                            Category ES: Ferdinand Magellan Explorer Suite(ES)

                            $17,799 $35,598
                            No air selected
                            $1,699 *
                            See Terms
                            • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                            • 2-for-1 Airfare
                            • Free Premium Economy Air Upgrade
                              Category JS: Junior Suite (JS)
                              401-404

                              Category JS: Junior Suite(JS)

                              $16,299 $32,598
                              No air selected
                              $1,699 *
                              See Terms
                              • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                              • 2-for-1 Airfare
                              • Free Premium Economy Air Upgrade
                                Category DS: Deluxe Suite (DS)
                                361-382

                                Category DS: Deluxe Suite(DS)

                                $15,099 $30,198
                                No air selected
                                -
                                • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                                • 2-for-1 Airfare
                                • Free Premium Economy Air Upgrade
                                  Category BS: Royal Veranda Stateroom (BS)
                                  307-355

                                  Category BS: Royal Veranda Stateroom(BS)

                                  $12,999 $25,998
                                  No air selected
                                  -
                                  • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                                  • 2-for-1 Airfare
                                    Category PS: Palatial Veranda Stateroom (PS)
                                    254-266

                                    Category PS: Palatial Veranda Stateroom(PS)

                                    $12,399 $24,798
                                    No air selected
                                    $1,599 *
                                    See Terms
                                    • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                                    • 2-for-1 Airfare
                                      Category GS: Grand Veranda Stateroom (GS)
                                      254-266

                                      Category GS: Grand Veranda Stateroom(GS)

                                      $11,999 $23,998 $17,999
                                      No air selected
                                      $1,599 *
                                      See Terms
                                      • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                                      • Reduced Single Supplement
                                      • 2-for-1 Airfare
                                        Category TMS: Deluxe Veranda Middle Stateroom (TMS)
                                        262-311

                                        Category TMS: Deluxe Veranda Middle Stateroom(TMS)

                                        $11,399 $22,798 $17,099
                                        No air selected
                                        $1,599 *
                                        See Terms
                                        • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                                        • Reduced Single Supplement
                                        • 2-for-1 Airfare
                                          Category TS: Deluxe Veranda Stateroom (TS)
                                          246-264

                                          Category TS: Deluxe Veranda Stateroom(TS)

                                          $10,399 $20,798 $15,599
                                          No air selected
                                          $1,599 *
                                          See Terms
                                          • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                                          • Reduced Single Supplement
                                          • 2-for-1 Airfare
                                            Category TFS: Deluxe Veranda Forward Stateroom (TFS)
                                            212-233

                                            Category TFS: Deluxe Veranda Forward Stateroom(TFS)

                                            $9,999 $19,998
                                            No air selected
                                            -
                                            • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                                            • 2-for-1 Airfare
                                              Category SBS: Studio Veranda Stateroom (SBS)
                                              226-244

                                              Category SBS: Studio Veranda Stateroom(SBS)

                                              - $13,999
                                              No air selected
                                              -
                                              • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                                              • 2-for-1 Airfare
                                                Category SS: Studio Stateroom (SS)
                                                122-186

                                                Category SS: Studio Stateroom(SS)

                                                - $10,999
                                                No air selected
                                                -
                                                • FREE Single Supplement on Extension
                                                • 2-for-1 Airfare
                                                  Additional Booking Information >
                                                  Deposit: $500 per person

                                                  Prices are in U.S. dollars, per person, based on double occupancy. For additional details regarding General Terms & Conditions, see the Tour Participant Agreement online at www.vantagetravel.com/tandc.

                                                  Every effort has been made to produce this information accurately. Vantage Deluxe World Travel reserves the right to correct errors. Note: Prices shown are valid at press time and are for new bookings only.

                                                  Please note: Port charges are included in the base price for our Ocean Explorer and Ocean Odyssey travelers.

                                                  Land Transfers: Now available! Round-trip international airport transfers are now available for $120 to and from your ship or hotel on the base programs. Call for details. Transfers cannot be added inside of 60 days prior to departure.

                                                  Single Cabins: Single occupancy available in Categories SBS & SS. Subject to availability. Reduced single supplements may be available in other categories, please call for details.

                                                  Business Class Upgrade: From $3,695 per person, please call for details. Subject to availability.

                                                  Premium Economy Upgrade: From $1,400 per person, please call for details. Subject to availability.

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                                                  *Special third-guest rates are available in suites. Third-occupancy rates are not combinable with any other offers, including airfare offers. Third person accommodations include either sofa bed with deluxe mattress topper or rollaway bed.  Please call for details.  The third passenger who reserves a triple accommodation as part of a Groups reservation do not earn accumulating traveler rewards, nor can their Group leaders earn rewards for the third traveler in the suite.

                                                  *Airfares are roundtrip and per person and include government taxes and fees, destination airport transfers, and air fuel surcharges. Ask our Travel Consultants about airfare from other cities. Please note that Vantage cannot guarantee the most direct routing to/from your gateway city. Call 1 888 982-6824 for details.
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