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Ever since 1693 , when the Royal Society first publicised it as one of the great wonders of the world , the Giants Causeway has been a major tourist attraction on any tours of Ireland , or Belfast tours. It is without doubt a must...

Horn Head is magnificent, a six-hundred foot rock face scored by ledges on which perch countless guillemots and gulls. Puffins are also returning in significant numbers. The best view of the cliffs, sea-tracks and caves is from the water, but the cliff road is vertiginous...

Although it is tiny , only 15 or so square miles , Clare island rises to a height of 1522ft in a massive shoulder of land that dominates everything around. A real hidden gem on Ireland tours ! The Island is famed above all as the...

If you cannot get accommodation in Dublin on your Ireland tours then Bray is worth considering as an option. It was developed as a resort in the 1850s when the railway was extended South of Dun Laoghaire. The Dart now runs efficiently to and from Bray. While...

On Ireland tours if you are passing Clonmel and heading for Cashel then try and pass through Fethard. Whist it is a plain enough place and rarely visited by tourists there are some hidden gems. Fethard has a number of forgotten medieval ruins set at the back...

The island of Inishbofin is a mellow , balmy place , quite different from the mainland , and as such worth a visit on any Ireland tours. It is a bit of a hidden gem. There are day trips from the little village of Clifden...

White Island is in County Fermanagh if you are passing through on any tours of Ireland. Mounted on the wall of a ruined abbey, the seven early Christian carvings of White Island look eerily pagan. Found early last century they are thought to be caryatds - columnsin...

A local sight worth going out of your way for on tours of Ireland is Athlumney Castle , about one miles walk from the town centre. Its a real hidden gem. The castle , a 15th century tower house to which a Jacobean manor house was...

If you are planning Ireland tours then check out Ireland Luxury Tours. We can create Ireland tours covering the whole of Ireland and we concentrate on authentic Ireland. We use locally owned hotels , comfortable vehicles , and experienced driver/guides. Our Ireland tours will take you to little...