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Google trike puts Ulster beauty spots in the frame

Sightings of a bizarre,over sized trike trundling around many of Ulster’s most scenic locations last summer have, at last, been explained. Reaching speeds of up to two miles-per-hour, the trike was busy capturing images of Northern Ireland’s most treasured buildings and landscapes for the internet search engine, Google. Mount Stewart House, Downhill Demesne and Hezlett […]

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Ireland……A Beginners Guide

Ireland is the farthest outpost of Europe in the west. Isolated in ancient times from the rest of the continent – the Romans never even reached the island – Ireland, through commerce with Celtic British and Gualish scholars, developed its own culture and civilization, nost notably the great flowering of art and architecture in the […]

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Ireland Luxury Tours Presents the Luxury Irish Grand Tour

Our Luxury Irish Grand Tour offers you the chance to experience the best of Ireland. Travelling north, south, east, west and through the Midlands, our Luxury Irish Grand Tour guarantees an awe-inspiring range of sights and experiences that will make your visit to Ireland a holiday of a lifetime.   Starting in Belfast or Dublin, […]

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The boys from county Armagh….famous song

There’s one fair county in Ireland With memory so glorious and grand Where nature has lavished her bounty On the orchard of Erins great land I love its cathedral city Once founded by Patrick so true And there in the heart of it’s bosom Are the ashes of Brian Boru It’s my own Irish home […]

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Day Tours of the North Coast….out of Belfast

If you want to see the North coast out of a base , like Belfast for example , our tours are very different. Ireland Luxury Tours like to drive the coast road through Carrickfergus to Larne. Then on to Carnlough and a coffee stop at the Londonderry Arms Hotel , once owned by Winston Churchill. […]

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Ireland Luxury Tours VIP customers

At Ireland Luxury Tours we have had the pleasure of looking after Sir Ian Botham , Lord Digby Jones , Monty Halls , Dr Vince Cable and top U.S.A lawyer Scott Ferrell….. Check out their testimonials…we havent lost a client yet ! Whether on tours of Ireland , one of our Belfast tours , or a […]

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The Potato Famine….A brief history….

The Great Famine in Ireland began as a natural catastrophe of extraordinary magnitude and the history is a must for anyone taking tours of Ireland. But its effects were severely worsened by the actions and inactions of the Whig government which was headed by Lord John Russell in the crucial years from 1846 to 1852. […]

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La Girona of the Spanish Armada

La Girona was a galleon of the 1588 Spanish Armada which foundered and sank off Lacada Point , County Antrim, Northern Ireland , on the night of 26 October 1588 after making its way eastward along the Irish coast. The wreck is noteworthy for the loss of life that resulted and for the treasures since […]

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Rathlin Island

Enjoy the rugged landscape of this isolated island , you can let your mind wander and discover a tranquility and beauty that is so unexpected. The ferry from Ballycastle to Rathlin Island travels just six miles across the “Sea of Moyle”. If you are on Ireland tours and want to take in Rathlin allow yourself […]