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Ireland, Scotland,
       England &
            Wales
                                                                                                choosing
                                                                                                to travel
                                                                                                  with
                                                                                               CIE TOURS
                                            ...cie tours includes more!
    WELCOME…                                                                    www.cietours.com
    to CIE Tours’ 2012 Preview. We have so many exciting                        Visit our website for more information than we can show in this
    vacations to offer for the coming year and it’s not too early to            brochure. We feature more details on every itinerary; a dedicated
    start planning now. This brochure shows prices to the end of                page of information for each hotel we use; charts to show
    June and our website offers prices                                                                       availability and which departure
    for the entire 2012 season plus more                                                                     dates are guaranteed.
    detailed itineraries and also self-drive         BOOK EARLY                                               SAVE UP TO 30%
    and chauffeur-drive vacations.                    and save up to 10%                                      Save over high season prices when
                                                              Save on the land portion of your                you travel in the spring or fall. If you
    NO OPTIONAL                                        coach tour when you pay in full by                     are planning for Fall 2011, check
    EXTRAS!
    Our coach tours                   SAVE                     September 30, 2011
                                                                                                              tours and rates on our website.
    include everything to               UP TO             Save 10%, if your departure date
                                                         is 12 months or longer in advance                    GUARANTEED PRICES
    make your vacation
    perfect – airport
                                      10%                  Save 7%, if your departure date
                                                                 is 10 months or more
                                                                                                              We guarantee that no increase in land
                                                                                                              costs will be charged to you, once you
    transfers, sightseeing, all                            Save 5%, if your departure date                    have paid the deposit for your tour. When
    breakfasts and most dinners including                         is 8 months or more
                                                                                                              you have paid for your airfare in full, there
    special featured evenings. With
                                                                                                              will be no change in the price of the ticket.
    CIE Tours there is no need to budget      Special Offers & Discounts
    an extra $600 per couple, per week               55 & Smiling Discounts                                   GUARANTEED DEPARTURES
    to cover admission fees and special        Save $55 per person on selected tours if you are               As many airfares are non-refundable,
    dinners. Our tour escorts do not sell      aged 55 or over. Look for the special departures               we guarantee most land tour departures
    optional tours, so they can focus           throughout the brochure. Book early and save!                 which are featured on our website.
    100% on your enjoyment and well-
    being. Compare the tour features to             Combine Two Coach Tour                                    GROUP AIRPORT TRANSFERS
    those of our competitors to understand          Save 10% per person on one land tour                      CIE Tours offers complimentary group
                                                  when you purchase two of our coach tours.                   transfers at start and end of all tours.
    why we have earned our excellent
                                              This discount will apply to the tour of lesser value.           When booking your flights, keep in
    reputation for quality and value.
                                                                 Youth Discount                               mind that arrival transfers are mostly
                                                   Save 10% on land portion of any coach tour when            between 7:00 am and 12:00 noon.
    AIR ARRANGEMENTS
                                                  you are between 8 and 18 years of age and traveling
    There’s a huge network of air routes                                                                         HOTEL EXTENSIONS
                                                      with at least one full fare paying passenger.
    between the U.S., Ireland and Britain                                                                        Add extra hotel nights to the begin-
                                                     Note: The above money-saving offers cannot be combined.
    and your flights will depend on                                                                              ning or end of any tour – just ask us
    where you live and which tour you                                                                            when booking your vacation.
    choose. This brochure includes land only rates as airfares
    change rapidly. See page 34 for the principal airlines and                     TOUR DOCUMENTS
    your travel agent will find you the best fare from your home city.             We supply a full itinerary, information, deluxe flight bag, ticket
    You may also get airfare quotes for each tour on our website.                  wallet, luggage tags and strap at no additional charge.
2   Cover Photo: Westport, Co. Mayo
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Taste of Ireland
5, 6 or 7 Day Superior & First Class        4
Southern Gems
7 Day Superior First Class                  5
Irish Spirit
7 or 8 Day First Class                      6
Irish Heritage & Dromoland Castle
7 or 8 Day Deluxe & Superior First Class    7
Northern Supreme
8 Day Deluxe & Castles                      8
Irish Welcome
7 or 9 Day Superior & First Class /B & Bs   9
Southern Supreme
8 Day Deluxe & Castles                      10
Mystical Ireland
8 Day Superior First Class                  11
Irish Adventure
8 or 9 Day Superior & First Class           12
The Original Irish Pub & Folk Tour
8 or 9 Day First Class
Irish Gold
                                            13
                                                   Why not Travel
8 or 9 Day Deluxe & Superior First Class
Northern Gems
                                            14
                                                     with your
9 Day Superior First Class
Irish Legends
9 Day Superior & First Class
                                            15

                                            16
                                                    Own Group?
Irish Explorer
10 Day Superior First Class                 17   Organize Your Own Group & Travel Free
Irish Odyssey                                    Have even more fun on vacation with friends or family members!
12 Day Superior First Class                 18
                                                 Get 2 free places on the land tour with 32 passengers, 1 free
Irish Tradition
12 Day Deluxe & Superior First Class        19   place with 16 passengers or a 50% discount with 8 people.
Irish Classic                                    We will work with your travel agent to create a unique travel
12 or 13 Day Superior First Class           20   experience for you and your group.
Jewels of Ireland
14 Day Superior First Class
Heart of Wales & England
                                            21
                                                 The CIE Tours difference –
8 Day Superior First Class                  22   • Fully inclusive tours with no optional extras
English & Scottish Discovery                     • Largest selection of itineraries to Ireland, Scotland,
8 Day Superior First Class                  23     England and Wales
Scottish Dream                                   • Most tour departure dates are guaranteed
8 or 9 Day Superior First Class             24
Best of Britain NEW!
                                                 • Our strong buying power gives you better prices
8 or 9 Day Superior First Class             25   • Our insistence on quality translates into happy travelers
British & Irish Delight
9 Day Deluxe & Superior First Class
Olde England & Heritage Tour
                                            26
                                                 No optional extras – no hidden costs
9 Day Superior First Class                  27   We include all the necessary ingredients for a successful tour –
Scottish Isles & Glens                           many competitors charge additional for sightseeing and din-
11 Day Superior & First Class               28
                                                 ner/shows which can add up to an additional $600 per
Taste of Scotland & Ireland
10 or 11 Day Superior First Class           29   couple per week.
The Scots Irish Tour                             • Great hotel accommodations
11 Day Superior First Class                 30
                                                 • All breakfasts
British & Irish Grandeur
14 Day Deluxe & Superior First Class        31   • Most dinners
British & Irish Voyager                          • Special evenings with entertainment and banquets
14 Day Superior First Class                 32   • Prepaid admission fees to attractions
The Scots Irish Tour & More
14 or 15 Day Superior First Class           33
                                                 • Local features to enhance travel experiences
Airline Information                         34   • Deluxe coach transportation
Travel Protection Plan                      34   • Expert tour directors and local guides
General Conditions                          35   • Travel off peak and save up to 30% over high season rates
                                                                                                                    3
                                                           Taste of Ireland
                                                                 Superior & First Class Hotels – 5, 6 or 7 Day Coach Tour
                                                                                     From $

                                                            T     698       our Highlights:
                                                         Traditional Irish Evening in Dublin,
                                                                                                                                                 land only


                                                          Bunratty Castle Medieval Banquet,
                                                           Dublin Castle, Kiss the Blarney
                                                              Stone, Ring of Kerry Tour,
                                                                    Cliffs of Moher

                                                                 Day 1: Tours C & D Arrive                                        Connemara                                          DUBLIN
                                                                Dublin & City Sightseeing                                                                Galway                        1-2     + 1
                                                               Tours C & D start in Dublin with a
                                                            transfer to your hotel. In the afternoon use                               Cliffs of
                                                                                                                                       Moher
                                                         your independent open-top bus tour voucher                                           Shannon
                                                                                                                                                      1 BUNRATTY
                                                                                                                                                                              Cashel
                                                       with a Guinness or Jameson visit and tasting.

                                                     Day 2: Dublin & Pub Dinner/Show                                                           KILLARNEY
                                                                                                                                           2
                                                     Tours A & B start in Dublin. Those on Tours
      T O U R           I N C L U D E S
                                                     C & D enjoy a free morning. At 2:00 pm all                         Ring of Kerry                Blarney
        5   days/4 nights/8 meals,                   participants join a local guide for a tour of                                                          1 = Overnight Stops
        6   days/5 nights/9 meals,                   central Dublin, including a visit to historic                                                        = Start City   = End City
       7    days/6 nights/10 meals                   Dublin Castle. Head to a pub for a great dinner
       or   1 day longer inc l. travel               and Irish show. (B, D)                                                    Day 5: Cliffs of Moher & Bunratty Castle
    • Group transfers at start and end of tour
                                                                                                                               Cross the River Shannon by ferry to view the
    • Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout         Day 3: Blarney Castle & Killarney                                         awesome Cliffs of Moher. Check into Bunratty
    • Dublin open-top bus tour with                  Travel south pausing to view the Rock of Cashel.                          Castle Hotel, which is located beside Bunratty
      complimentary visit and a drink at             Visit Blarney Castle and kiss the famous stone in                         Castle. Enjoy a medieval-style feast with
      Guinness Storehouse or Old Jameson             the ramparts and shop at the Blarney Woollen                              charming music in Bunratty Castle. (B, D)
      Distillery (Tours C & D only)                  Mills. Head to Killarney and relax or take a walk
    • Professional tour director throughout          through the compact town before dinner. (B, D)                            Day 6: Depart Shannon or Galway Tour
    • Superior & first class hotels with private                                                                               Tours A & C end at Shannon Airport. Passengers
      bath/shower for 4, 5 or 6 nights               Day 4: Ring of Kerry & Skellig Experience                                 on Tours B & D drive along Galway Bay and
    • Full Irish breakfast daily (B) except          Today embark on Ireland’s most popular scenic                             through Connemara to the Connemara Marble
      on day of arrival                              drive of 100 miles – the Ring of Kerry – for                              Factory and take a panoramic tour of Galway.
    • 4 dinners (D) including                        breathtaking sights of mountains, beaches and                             Drive to Dublin and the evening is free. (B)
      - Dinner and traditional Irish show            cliffs. Watch sheepdogs herd flocks and visit the
        in Dublin                                    Skellig Experience. Stop at Moll’s Gap for great                          Day 7: Tour ends at Dublin Airport
      - Medieval banquet & entertainment             views before returning to Killarney. (B, D)                               Take a group transfer to Dublin Airport. (B)
        in Bunratty Castle
      - 2 table d’hote dinners in Killarney                Book overnight flights from North America one day earlier than the tour start date.
    • Welcome get-together drink
    • Tour of Dublin with a local guide                    TASTE OF IRELAND (TOUR A) - 2012                                        TASTE OF IRELAND (TOUR B) - 2012
    • Sheepdog trials on Ring of Kerry                  5 days/4 nights/8 meals - 1 nt Dublin, 2 nts Killarney,               6 days/5 nights/9 meals - 1 nt Dublin, 2 nts
    • Ferry ride across the River Shannon               1 nt Bunratty                                                         Killarney, 1 nt Bunratty, 1 nt Dublin
    • Visits and admissions to Dublin Castle,           Tour starts Dublin on dates below and ends Shannon                    Tour starts Dublin on dates below and ends Dublin
                                                        Mon Feb 13 to Dec 10         Thu Apr 12 to Nov 01                     Mon Feb 13 to Dec 10          Thu Apr 12 to Nov 01
      Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills,
                                                        Sat Mar 10 to Oct 27                                                  Sat Mar 10 to Oct 27
      Skellig Experience, Cliffs of Moher and                                 Land Only                                                             Land Only
      Connemara Marble Factory                          Feb                $698      Oct 1 to 15       $998                   Feb                $798       Oct 1 to 15     $1148
    • Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                 Mar                $798      Oct 16 to 31      $898                   Mar                $896       Oct 16 to 31    $1028
                                                        Apr                $898      Nov               $798                   Apr                $998       Nov               $898
      luggage tags & strap                              May to Sep        $1088      Dec               $698                   May to Sep        $1238       Dec               $798
    • All local taxes, hotel service charges &          Single room supplement: $238.                                          Single room supplement: $318.
      porterage for one suitcase per person
                                                           TASTE OF IRELAND (TOUR C) - 2012                                        TASTE OF IRELAND (TOUR D) - 2012
                                                        6 days/5 nights/9 meals - 2 nts Dublin, 2 nts Killarney,              7 days/6 nights/10 meals - 2 nts Dublin, 2 nts Killarney,
                                                        1 nt Bunratty                                                         1 nt Bunratty, 1 nt Dublin
    YOUR HOTELS                                         Tour starts Dublin on dates below and ends Shannon                    Tour starts Dublin on dates below and ends Dublin
    Stay at the following (or similar):                 Sun Feb 12 to Dec 09         Wed Apr 11 to Oct 31                     Sun Feb 12 to Dec 09         Wed Apr 11 to Oct 31
    • Burlington Hotel, Dublin                          Fri Mar 09 to Oct 26                                                  Fri Mar 09 to Oct 26
      (1 night or 2 nights – Tours C & D only)                                Land Only                                                              Land Only
                                                        Feb                $848      Oct 1 to 15       $1168                  Feb                 $918     Oct 1 to 15       $1298
    • Killarney Towers Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)      Mar                $948      Oct 16 to 31      $1048                  Mar               $1038      Oct 16 to 31      $1148
    • Bunratty Castle Hotel, Bunratty (1 night)         Apr               $1068      Nov                $938                  Apr               $1168      Nov                $998
    • Academy Plaza Hotel, Dublin                       May to Sep        $1278      Dec                $848                  May to Sep        $1398      Dec                $918
                                                        Single room supplement: $318.                                          Single room supplement: $378.
      (1 night – Tours B & D only)
    For detailed information and pictures                                    SAVE TIME AND MONEY – BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
    of each hotel go to www.cietours.com                                  Airline information on page 34. For the lowest prices, contact your travel agent or cietours.com
                                                      Tour Code: TAA12                       Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com                  All prices in U.S. Dollars
    Photo:Trinity College, Dublin
4
                                                       Southern GemsSuperior First Class Hotels – 7 Day Coach Tour

                                                                   From   $
                                                          1198                                  land only




                                                               T    our Highlights:
                                                     Bunratty Castle Medieval Banquet,
                                                                                                                                                                 DUBLIN
                                                    Traditional Irish Evening in Dublin,                                                                              2
                                                       Historic Kinsale Walking Tour,                           Cliffs of                              Kildare
                                                       Foynes Flying Boat Museum,                                                BUNRATTY
                                                                                                                Moher            1
                                                                                                                                      Shannon
                                                          Scenic Dingle Peninsula
                                                                                                                            Foynes                 Waterford
                                                                                                      DINGLE
                                                                                                            2
                                                                                                                     Killarney
                                                                                                                                        1 KINSALE
                                                Day 1: Dublin Castle & City Tour
                                                Arrive in Dublin Airport and take a group transfer                                     1 = Overnight Stops

                                                to your hotel between 7:00 am and 12:00 noon.                                        = Start City   = End City
    T O U R         I N C L U D E S
                                                At 2:00 pm tour Dublin city’s highlights with
    7 days/6 nights/11 meals                    a local guide to see Georgian squares, public            Day 6: Cliffs of Moher & Banquet
    or 1 day longer inc l. travel               buildings and shopping streets. Tour the State           Visit the Foynes Flying Boat Museum to learn
• Group transfers at start and end of tour      Apartments of Dublin Castle. Back at your hotel          about the early days of air travel between the
• Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout        enjoy a welcome drink and discuss your tour.             United States and Europe. Travel to Bunratty and
• Dublin open-top bus tour with                                                                          check in to your hotel. At 2:30 pm depart for
  complimentary visit and a drink               Day 2: National Stud & Pub Dinner                        the Cliffs of Moher, a dramatic wall of rock that
  at Guinness Storehouse or                     Visit the National Stud in Kildare to see some of        plunges to the Atlantic Ocean. In the evening
  Old Jameson Distillery                        Ireland’s finest thoroughbred horses and walk            experience a medieval banquet at 15th century
• Professional tour director throughout         through the Japanese Gardens, established                Bunratty Castle. (B, D)
• Superior first class hotels with              over a century ago. In the afternoon take an
  private bath/shower for 6 nights              independent open-top bus tour around central             Day 7: Tour Ends Shannon Airport
• 6 full Irish breakfasts (B)                   Dublin. Visit either Guinness or Jameson and             Complimentary group transfers are provided to
• 5 dinners (D) including                       relax with a drink at the end of the tour. Head to       Shannon Airport to arrive at 6:00 am, 9:00 am
  - Dinner and traditional Irish show           a fun pub for dinner and a great show. (B, D)            or 12:00 noon. (B)
    in Dublin
  - Medieval banquet and entertainment          Day 3: Waterford Crystal & Kinsale
    in Bunratty Castle                          Visit the House of Waterford Crystal to see skilled
  - 3 table d’hote dinners                      craftsmen blowing and cutting this lovely product,                    7 DAY SOUTHERN GEMS - 2012
• Welcome get-together drink                    view unique trophies and buy a wide selection of                Book overnight flights from North America
• Tour of Dublin with a local guide             pieces. Continue past Cork to Kinsale, a delightful               one day earlier than the tour start date
• Walking tour of Kinsale with a                old town where you will join a local guide for a            Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
                                                                                                            Dublin                Shannon               Only
  local guide                                   short walk around this historic port. (B, D)                Fri Mar 09                  Thu        Mar    15          $1198
• Visits and admissions to Dublin Castle,                                                                   Fri Mar 16                  Thu        Mar    22           1198
  National Stud & Japanese Gardens,             Day 4: Muckross House & Killarney                           Fri Mar 23                  Thu        Mar    29           1198
  House of Waterford Crystal, Muckross          This morning drive to Kenmare and along part                Fri Mar 30                  Thu        Apr    05           1198
                                                                                                            Fri Apr 06                  Thu        Apr    12           1198
  House & Gardens, Blasket Experience,          of the Ring of Kerry route for splendid views of            Fri Apr 13                  Thu        Apr    19           1198
  Gallarus Oratory, Foynes Flying Boat          lakes and mountains. Enjoy plenty of stops to               Fri Apr 20                  Thu        Apr    26           1198
  Museum and Cliffs of Moher                    admire views and take photos. Tour the 19th                 Fri Apr 27                  Thu        May    03           1298
• Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,             century Muckross House before heading into                  Fri May 04                  Thu        May    10           1398
                                                                                                            Fri May 11                  Thu        May    17           1398
  luggage tags & strap                          Killarney for some free time. Drive out along the           Fri May 18                  Thu        May    24           1398
• All local taxes, hotel service charges &      Dingle Peninsula and check in to your hotel in              Fri May 25                  Thu        May    31           1398
  porterage for one suitcase per person         the center of the lovely town. (B, D)                       Fri Jun 01                  Thu        Jun    07           1398
                                                                                                            Fri Jun 08                  Thu        Jun    14           1398
                                                                                                            Fri Jun 15                  Thu        Jun    21           1398
                                                Day 5: Dingle Peninsula &                                   Fri Jun 22                  Thu        Jun    28           1398
YOUR HOTELS                                     Gallarus Oratory                                            Fri Jun 29                  Thu        Jul    05           1398
Stay at the following (or similar):             Today discover the glorious Dingle Peninsula,               Departures weekly until Oct 26
                                                made famous by David Lean’s movie, “Ryan’s                  Single room supplement: $383.
•   Davenport Hotel, Dublin (2 nights)                                                                      Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
•   Carlton Hotel, Kinsale (1 night)            Daughter.” Tour the Blasket Experience to learn
                                                about the Blasket Islands, inhabited until 1953
                                                                                                                                  SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
•   Benners Hotel, Dingle (2 nights)                                                                                            BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
•   Bunratty Castle Hotel, Bunratty (1 night)   by hardy islanders. Visit Gallarus Oratory, a small                                     Airline information on page 34.
For detailed information and pictures           church dating from the 6th to 9th centuries. Travel                                           For the lowest prices,
                                                                                                                                   contact your travel agent or cietours.com
of each hotel go to www.cietours.com            up to the Conor Pass for sweeping views before
                                                                                                                            Tour Code: JEA12             All prices in U.S. Dollars
Photo: Kinsale, Co. Cork                        returning to Dingle. (B, D)
                                                                                                                                                                                      5
                                                                                                Irish Spirit
                                                                                              First Class Hotels – 7 or 8 Day Coach Tour

                                                                                           From    $
                                                                                                 898               land only



                                                                         T    our Highlights:
                                                              Traditional Irish Evening in Dublin,
                                                                Book of Kells at Trinity College,
                                                                 Ring of Kerry & Connemara,                   Leenane
                                                                                                                           Connemara
                                                              Cliffs of Moher, Catamaran Cruise,                Clifden
                                                                                                                                 2
                                                                                                                                   GALWAY                           DUBLIN
                                                                                                                                                                         1   + 1-2
                                                                     Kiss the Blarney Stone
                                                                                                                     Cliffs of
        T O U R          I N C L U D E S                                                                             Moher                Bunratty

         7 days/6 nights/11 meals,                                                                                                                     Cashel
         8 days/7 nights/12 meals                       Day 1: Dublin Tour & Trinity College
         or 1 day longer inc l. travel                  Tour starts at Dublin Airport with a group                        2
                                                                                                                              KILLARNEY

    • Group transfers at start and end of tour
                                                        transfer to your hotel between 7:00 am and
                                                                                                              Ring of                Blarney
    • Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout
                                                        12:00 noon. At 2:00 pm join a local guide               Kerry
    • Dublin open-top bus tour
                                                        for an introductory look around central Dublin.                                   1 = Overnight Stops

      (8-day tour only)
                                                        Walk through Trinity College to view the 8th                                    = Start City   = End City

    • Professional tour director throughout
                                                        century manuscript of the Book of Kells in the
    • First class hotels with private bath/shower
                                                        Old Library. At your hotel enjoy a welcome
                                                                                                              Day 7: Back Home or Extra Day
      for 6 or 7 nights
                                                        drink and discuss your itinerary.
                                                                                                              in Dublin
    • Full Irish breakfast daily (B)                                                                          Passengers on the 7-day tour transfer to Dublin
    • 5 dinners (D) including                           Day 2: Rock of Cashel & Blarney Castle
                                                                                                              Airport while those on the 8-day program remain
      - Dinner and traditional show in Dublin           Drive through the Irish countryside pausing
                                                                                                              in Dublin to enjoy an open-top bus tour to
      - 4 table d’hote dinners                          for photos at the magnificent Rock of Cashel.
                                                                                                              explore the city center at their own pace. (B)
    • Welcome get-together drink                        Continue south to Blarney, just outside Cork city.
    • Tour of Dublin with a local guide                 Climb to the battlements of Blarney Castle to
    • Tea & scones at Rathbaun Farm                     kiss the “Stone of Eloquence” and shop at the                   7 OR 8 DAY IRISH SPIRIT - 2012
    • Catamaran cruise of Killary Fjord                 Blarney Woollen Mills for quality Irish-made                Book overnight flights from North America
                                                        products. Continue to Killarney and check into                one day earlier than the tour start date
      (Mar 18 – Oct 28 departures)
                                                        your hotel and relax before dinner. (B, D)              Tour starts    Tour ends         7 Day       8 Day
    • Visit and a pint at Guinness Storehouse                                                                   Dublin         Dublin*         Land Only Land Only
    • Visits and admissions to Book of Kells                                                                    Sun Feb 26          Sat Mar 03            $898         $1028
      at Trinity College, Blarney Castle,               Day 3: Ring of Kerry & Skellig Experience               Sun Mar 04          Sat Mar 10            1058          1198
                                                                                                                Sun Mar 11          Sat Mar 17            1058          1198
      Blarney Woollen Mills, Skellig Experience,        Admire breathtaking vistas of mountains, cliffs         Sun Mar 18          Sat Mar 24            1058          1198
      Cliffs of Moher and Connemara Celtic              and beaches on Ireland’s most popular drive –           Sun Mar 25          Sat Mar 31            1058          1198
                                                        the 100-mile Ring of Kerry. Visit the Skellig           Sun Apr 01          Sat Apr 07            1128          1298
      Crystal Factory                                                                                           Fri Apr 06          Thu Apr 12            1128          1298
    • Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                 Experience, which explains life on the rocky            Sun Apr 08          Sat Apr 14            1128          1298
                                                        offshore islands. Return to Killarney and enjoy         Fri Apr 13          Thu Apr 19            1128          1298
      luggage tags & strap                                                                                      Sun Apr 15          Sat Apr 21            1128          1298
    • All local taxes, hotel service charges &          free time to relax or walk around town. (B, D)          Fri Apr 20          Thu Apr 26            1128          1298
      porterage for one suitcase per person                                                                     Sun Apr 22          Sat Apr 28            1128          1298
                                                                                                                Fri Apr 27          Thu May 03            1248          1388
                                                        Day 4: Cliffs of Moher & Farm Life                      Sun Apr 29          Sat May 05            1248          1388
                                                        Make a brief stop in Bunratty before viewing            Fri May 04          Thu May 10            1358          1498
    YOUR HOTELS                                         the Cliffs of Moher, a wall of rock rising above        Sun May 06
                                                                                                                Fri May 11
                                                                                                                                    Sat May 12
                                                                                                                                    Thu May 17
                                                                                                                                                          1358
                                                                                                                                                          1358
                                                                                                                                                                        1498
                                                                                                                                                                        1498
    Stay at the following (or similar):                 the churning Atlantic Ocean. Drive through the          Sun May 13          Sat May 19            1358          1498
                                                        Burren Country to Rathbaun Farm to learn about          Fri May 18          Thu May 24            1358          1498
    •   Ashling Hotel, Dublin (1 night)                                                                         Sun May 20          Sat May 26            1358          1498
    •   Killarney Towers Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)    traditional farming and sit down to tea and             Fri May 25          Thu May 31            1358          1498
    •   Westwood Hotel, Galway (2 nights)               scones. (B, D)                                          Sun May 27          Sat Jun 02            1358          1498
                                                                                                                Fri Jun 01          Thu Jun 07            1358          1498
    •   Grand Canal Hotel, Dublin (1 or 2 nights)                                                               Sun Jun 03          Sat Jun 09            1358          1498
    For detailed information and pictures               Day 5: Connemara’s Beauty                               Fri Jun 08          Thu Jun 14            1358          1498
                                                                                                                Sun Jun 10          Sat Jun 16            1358          1498
    of each hotel go to www.cietours.com                Today explore Connemara, a region of hills,             Fri Jun 15          Thu Jun 21            1358          1498
    Photo: Catamaran Cruise, Leenane, Co. Galway        lakes and peat bogs. Take a short catamaran             Sun Jun 17          Sat Jun 23            1358          1498
                                                        cruise to see unspoilt mountain areas                   Fri Jun 22          Thu Jun 28            1358          1498
                                                                                                                Sun Jun 24          Sat Jun 30            1358          1498
                                                        (Mar 18 – Oct 28 departures). Watch skilled             Fri Jun 29          Thu Jul 05            1358          1498
                                                        crystal cutting at the Connemara Celtic Crystal         Departures twice a week until Dec 09
    Spend an extra day in Dublin                                                                                *8 day tour returns from Dublin one day later than shown above.
                                                        Factory and return to Galway. (B, D)
      at the end of your tour.                                                                                  Single room supplements: 7 day tour $368, 8 day tour $418.
                                                                                                                Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
           Includes additional overnight and full       Day 6: Guinness & Irish Evening
        Irish breakfast at the Grand Canal Hotel,       Drive to Dublin and visit the Guinness Storehouse                          SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
            independent Dublin sightseeing tour         to see how this famous black brew is made.                               BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
                                                                                                                                       Airline information on page 34.
        (ticket valid for 24 hours) and taxi transfer   Sip a creamy pint in the rooftop bar with great                                      For the lowest prices,
                     to Dublin Airport.                 views of Dublin. Finish your vacation with a                              contact your travel agent or cietours.com
                                                                                                                           Tour Code: SPA12             All prices in U.S. Dollars
             See 8-day tour in price panel.             farewell dinner and lively traditional show. (B, D)
6
                                                 Irish Heritage &
                                                 Dromoland Castle
                                                     Deluxe & Superior First Class Hotels – 7 or 8 Day Coach Tour
                                                                        From   $
                                                                                 1098                  land only


                                                         T    our Highlights:
                                               Bunratty Castle Banquet, Cliffs of
                                              Moher, Irish National Stud & Japanese
                                              Gardens, Foynes Flying Boat Museum
                                              & Irish Coffee, Stay at 5* Dromoland
    T O U R        I N C L U D E S
                                                   Castle Hotel on 8-Day Tour                                                                                  DUBLIN
    7 days/6 nights/11 meals,                                                                                                                         Kildare
                                                                                                                                                                    2
    8 days/7 nights/13 meals                                                                                               NEWMARKET-
                                                                                                                Cliffs of  ON-FERGUS
    or 1 day longer inc l. travel                                                                               Moher       1                                  Glendalough

• Group transfers at start and end of tour     Day 1 – Thu: Bunratty & Medieval Banquet                                Shannon 1
                                                                                                                    Foynes     BUNRATTY
• Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout       Start at Shannon Airport and transfer to your                                                      WATERFORD
• Dublin open-top bus tour with                hotel. This afternoon you are at leisure to rest                                                            1

  complimentary visit and a drink              after your journey, explore Bunratty Folk Park                     2
                                                                                                                    KILLARNEY
  at Guinness Storehouse or                    or visit Durty Nelly’s near your hotel. Join
                                                                                                Ring of Kerry             Blarney          Cobh
  Old Jameson Distillery                       your fellow travelers for a welcoming drink
• Professional tour director throughout        and head to Bunratty Castle for a medieval-                                         1= Overnight Stops
• Deluxe & superior first class hotels with    style banquet. (D)                                                               = Start City   = End City
  private bath/shower for 6 or 7 nights
                                                                                                        Day 7 – Wed: Depart for Home or
• Full Irish breakfast daily (B)               Day 2 – Fri: Cliffs of Moher & Irish Coffee              Dromoland Castle Hotel
• 5 or 6 dinners (D) including                 See the Cliffs of Moher which rise 700 feet              Passengers on our 7-day vacation transfer to
  - Medieval banquet and entertainment         above the pounding Atlantic surf. Cross the              Dublin Airport. Passengers on the 8-day program
    in Bunratty Castle                         River Shannon by ferry and visit the Flying Boat         visit the National Stud to see some of Ireland’s
  - Dinner and traditional Irish show          Museum to learn about the early days of air              finest horses. Travel to 5* Dromoland Castle
    in Dublin                                  travel and make a perfect Irish coffee. Drive to         Hotel to luxuriate in the setting before a wonderful
  - Farewell dinner at Dromoland Castle        Killarney and check into your hotel. (B, D)              farewell dinner in the elegant dining room. (B, D)
    (8-day tour only)
  - 3 table d’hote dinners                     Day 3 – Sat: Ring of Kerry &                             Day 8 – Thu: Back to the USA
• Welcome get-together drink                   Muckross House                                           Take a group transfer to Shannon Airport to arrive
• Ferry ride across the River Shannon          Discover Ireland’s most popular scenic drive –           by 10:30 am. (B)
• Foynes Flying Boat Museum & an               the Ring of Kerry. Admire constantly changing
  Irish coffee                                 vistas of mountains and coast. Visit the Skellig                   7 OR 8 DAY IRISH HERITAGE &
• Walking tour of Waterford                    Experience to learn about the rocky islands.                        DROMOLAND CASTLE - 2012
• Tour of Dublin with a local guide            Travel through Sneem and Moll’s Gap and tour                   Book overnight flights from North America
• Visits and admissions to Cliffs of Moher,    19th century Muckross House and Gardens. (B, D)                  one day earlier than the tour start date.
  Skellig Experience, Muckross House &                                                                    Tour starts    Tour ends          7 Day      8 Day
  Gardens, Blarney Castle, Blarney             Day 4 – Sun: Blarney Castle & Cobh                         Shannon        Dublin*          Land Only Land Only
  Woollen Mills, Cobh Heritage Centre,                                                                    Thu Mar 08         Wed Mar       14      $1098         $1398
                                               Drive to Blarney Castle to kiss the “Stone of              Thu Mar 15         Wed Mar       21       1218          1528
  House of Waterford Crystal, Glendalough      Eloquence” and shop at Blarney Woollen Mills.              Thu Mar 22         Wed Mar       28       1218          1528
  Visitor Centre, Kilmainham Gaol and          Visit the Cobh Heritage Centre, which traces the           Thu Mar 29         Wed Apr       04       1298          1665
  Irish National Stud & Japanese Gardens       history of emigration. Continue to Waterford and           Thu Apr 05         Wed Apr       11       1298          1665
  (8-day tour only)                                                                                       Thu Apr 12         Wed Apr       18       1298          1665
                                               enjoy a gentle walk with a local historian. (B, D)         Thu Apr 19         Wed Apr       25       1298          1665
• Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                                                                       Thu Apr 26         Wed May       02       1428          1898
  luggage tags & strap                         Day 5 – Mon: Waterford Crystal &                           Thu May 03         Wed May       09       1568          2098
• All local taxes, hotel service charges &                                                                Thu May 10         Wed May       16       1568          2098
                                               Glendalough Monastic Site                                  Thu May 17         Wed May       23       1568          2098
  porterage for one suitcase per person        Tour Waterford Crystal to see glass blowing                Thu May 24         Wed May       30       1568          2098
                                               and cutting. Travel north to visit the 8th century         Thu May 31         Wed Jun       06       1568          2098
YOUR HOTELS                                    monastic site of Glendalough. Continue to Dublin           Thu Jun 07         Wed Jun       13       1568          2098
                                                                                                          Thu Jun 14         Wed Jun       20       1568          2098
Stay at the following (or similar):            and enjoy dinner and traditional entertainment at          Thu Jun 21         Wed Jun       27       1568          2098
• Bunratty Castle Hotel, Bunratty (1 night)    one of Dublin’s popular venues. (B, D)                     Thu Jun 28         Wed Jul       04       1568          2098
• Malton Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)                                                                      Departures weekly until Dec 06
                                                                                                          *8 day tour returns from Shannon one day later than shown above.
• Granville Hotel, Waterford (1 night)         Day 6 – Tue: Dublin & Kilmainham Gaol
                                                                                                          Single room supplements: 7 day tour $378, 8 day tour $686.
• Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire,           Tour Dublin city center to see some of the                 Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
  Dublin (2 nights)                            elegant Georgian townhouses, St. Stephen’s
• Dromoland Castle Hotel, Newmarket-           Green, O’Connell Street and more. Visit                                     SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
  on-Fergus (1 night – 8-day tour only)        Kilmainham Gaol to see how penal establish-                               BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
                                                                                                                                 Airline information on page 34.
For detailed information and pictures          ments were operated in past centuries. Take                                             For the lowest prices,
of each hotel go to www.cietours.com           an open-top bus tour in the afternoon and                                    contact your travel agent or cietours.com
                                                                                                                    Tour Code: HEA12              All prices in U.S. Dollars
Photo: Dromoland Castle Hotel, Co. Clare       visit Guinness or Jameson. (B)
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        T O U R        I N C L U D E S                                                                                                                              2
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        8 days/7 nights/13 meals                     Day 1 – Wed: Tour Starts Shannon Airport
        or 1 day longer inc l. travel                Transfer from Shannon Airport to Ashford Castle                                  Shannon

    • Group transfers at start and end of tour       in Cong, a distance of about 80 miles. Relax in
    • Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout         the afternoon and in the evening dine in Ashford
    • Dublin open-top bus tour with                  Castle’s lovely restaurant. (D)
      complimentary visit and a drink
      at Guinness Storehouse or                      Day 2 – Thu: Connemara & “Quiet Man”
      Old Jameson Distillery                         Take a catamaran cruise around Killary Harbour,                                 1 = Overnight Stops
    • Professional tour director throughout          Ireland’s only fjord, to see stunning scenery as                              = Start City   = End City
    • Deluxe and castle hotels with private          you sip an Irish coffee. Back in Cong take a
      bath/shower for 7 nights                       short walking tour to see where the 1952 movie,      Road areas where late 20th century struggles
    • Full Irish breakfast daily (B)                 “The Quiet Man” was made. Take a short drive         were played out and the newly-restored Titanic
    • 6 dinners (D) including                        to the traditional Eddie’s Pub for dinner and        Quarter where the famous liner was built in 1912.
      - Dinner & entertainment in Eddie’s Pub        lively music.(B, D)                                  Then travel into Dublin and enjoy a farewell
        in Clonbur                                                                                        dinner at the Abbey Tavern’s Loft Restaurant in
      - Farewell dinner in the Loft Restaurant       Day 3 – Fri: Museum of Country Life                  Howth followed by a lively show. (B, D)
        and traditional show at the Abbey            & Belleek China
        Tavern in Dublin                             Visit the Museum of Country Life to see how          Day 7 – Tue: Dublin City Tour
      - 4 table d’hote dinners                       country people lived during the 19th and early       Today you may plan your sightseeing tour of
    • Welcome get-together drink                     20th centuries. Travel to County Sligo, associated   Dublin as you wish by using your voucher for an
    • Catamaran cruise of Killary Fjord              with the poet, W. B. Yeats and stop to view his      open-top bus tour around the city center. Stay on
      with Irish coffee                              grave. Tour the Belleek Pottery Factory to see       the bus or get off and on as you wish. Also visit
    • “The Quiet Man” walking tour of Cong           the making of fine china. Your next hotel is set     either Guinness or Jameson for a tour and a drink.
    • Slieve League Sea Cliffs followed by           beside a lake outside Donegal town and is noted      The evening is free for independent activities. (B)
      home-baked scones with coffee or tea           for its outstanding cuisine and views. (B, D)
    • Walking tour of Derry                                                                               Day 8 – Wed: Tour Ends Dublin Airport
    • Tour of Belfast & Titanic Quarter              Day 4 – Sat: Slieve League Cliffs                    Transfer by taxi to Dublin Airport in good time to
      with a local guide                             & Donegal                                            check in for your flight home. (B)
    • Visits and admissions to Museum of             Drive along the Donegal coast to view Slieve
      Country Life, W. B. Yeats’ Grave,              League sea cliffs, dropping straight down to the
      Belleek Pottery Factory, Triona Design         wild Atlantic waves. Enjoy coffee and home-
                                                                                                               8 DAY NORTHERN SUPREME - 2012
      and Giant’s Causeway                           baked scones before driving through the majestic
                                                                                                               Book overnight flights from North America
    • Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,              Glengesh Pass to Ardara. Visit Triona Design to             one day earlier than the tour start date
      luggage tags & strap                           see woolen goods and spend time in Donegal            Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
    • All local taxes, hotel service charges &       town before returning to your hotel. (B, D)           Shannon               Dublin                Only
      porterage for one suitcase per person                                                                Wed Apr 04                Wed Apr 11                    $2298
                                                     Day 5 – Sun: Derry Walk &                             Wed Apr 18                Wed Apr 25                     2298
                                                                                                           Wed May 02                Wed May 09                     2398
                                                     Giant’s Causeway                                      Wed May 16                Wed May 23                     2398
                                                     Join a local guide for a walking tour to see          Wed May 30                Wed Jun 06                     2488
                                                     Derry’s medieval city walls and historic city         Wed Jun 13                Wed Jun 20                     2575
    YOUR HOTELS                                      center. Visit the Giant’s Causeway, enormous          Wed Jun 27                Wed Jul 04                     2575
    Stay at the following (or similar):                                                                    Departures every 2nd week until Nov 14
                                                     hexagonal columns formed over 60 million
                                                                                                           Single room supplement: $1158.
    •   Ashford Castle Hotel, Cong (2 nights)        years ago. Drive along the scenic “Nine Glens         Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
    •   Harvey’s Point Hotel, Donegal (2 nights)     of Antrim” and continue south to your hotel in
    •   Merchant Hotel, Belfast (1 night)                                                                                     SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
                                                     the heart of Belfast. (B, D)
    •   Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin (2 nights)                                                                                 BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
                                                                                                                                   Airline information on page 34.
    For detailed information and pictures            Day 6 – Mon: Belfast & Titanic Quarter                                              For the lowest prices,
    of each hotel go to www.cietours.com             See the highlights of Belfast this morning includ-                       contact your travel agent or cietours.com
    Photo: Ashford Castle Hotel, Cong, Co. Mayo                                                                       Tour Code: SUA12              All prices in U.S. Dollars
                                                     ing Victorian buildings, the Shankill and Falls
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                                                                                                                                 GALWAY                           DUBLIN
                                                        Kate Kearney’s Cottage Dinner & Music,                                    2                                    2
                                                                                                                                               Clonmacnoise
                                                          Traditional Irish Evening in Dublin,
    T O U R         I N C L U D E S                        Killarney Home Stays,“Titanic”                          Cliffs of
                                                                                                                   Moher              Shannon
                                                                                                                                      1
    7 days/6 nights/11 meals,                                 History Walk, Clonmacnoise                                              BUNRATTY
                                                                                                                                                                1 KILKENNY

    9 days/8 nights/15 meals                                                                                                   Listowel             Waterford
    or 1 day longer inc l. travel
                                                                                                                       2KILLARNEY
• Group transfers at start and end of tour          Day 1 – Thu: Bunratty &
• Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout                                                                                     Blarney       Cobh
                                                    Medieval Banquet                                  Ring of Kerry
• Dublin open-top bus tour with compli-             Land in Shannon and transfer to your hotel.                                     1 = Overnight Stops
  mentary visit and a drink at Guinness             Spend the day at leisure – you can visit Bunratty                             = Start City   = End City
  Storehouse or Old Jameson Distillery              Folk Park or Durty Nelly’s Pub. This evening meet
• Professional tour director throughout             your fellow travelers over a welcome drink and            Day 7 – Wed: Clonmacnoise & Farm Tea
• Accommodation with private bath/                  feast at Bunratty Castle Banquet. (D)                     Our 7-day tour ends with a group transfer to
  shower for 6 or 8 nights – Superior & first
                                                                                                              Dublin Airport. Those on the 9-day tour explore
  class hotels in Bunratty, Kilkenny, Dublin        Day 2 – Fri: Cliffs of Moher & Killarney                  6th century Clonmacnoise monastic site with its
  and Galway; country homes in Killarney            View the dramatic Cliffs of Moher, which rise to          round towers and Celtic crosses. Visit Rathbaun
• Full Irish breakfast daily (B)                    almost 700 feet. Cross the River Shannon by               Farm to see traditional farming and have tea and
• 5 or 6 dinners (D) including                      ferry and travel via Listowel to Killarney. Check         scones before driving to Galway. (B, D)
  - Medieval banquet and entertainment              into your country home and meet your Irish
    in Bunratty Castle                              family. Drive to Kate Kearney’s Cottage for a             Day 8 – Thu: Connemara & Galway Bay
  - Dinner & show at Kate Kearney’s Cottage         pub dinner with entertainment. (B, D)                     Drive alongside Galway Bay and through the
  - Dinner and traditional show in Dublin
                                                                                                              lovely scenery of Connemara. Enjoy lunch at the
  - 1 home-style dinner in Killarney
                                                    Day 3 – Sat: Ring of Kerry &                              traditional Eddie’s Pub in Clonbur and take a
  - 1 or 2 table d’hote dinners
                                                    Skellig Experience                                        walking tour through Cong to see places associ-
• Lunch at Eddie’s Pub in Clonbur (L)
                                                    Admire breathtaking vistas of mountains, cliffs           ated with “The Quiet Man” movie. Enjoy free time
  (9-day tour only)
                                                    and beaches on Ireland’s most popular drive –             in Galway and dine independently. (B, L)
• Welcome get-together drink
                                                    the 100-mile Ring of Kerry. Visit the Skellig
• Ferry ride across the River Shannon
                                                    Experience, which explains life on the rocky              Day 9 – Fri: Tour Ends at Shannon Airport
• “Titanic” walking tour of Cobh
                                                    offshore islands. Back in Killarney sit down to           Transfer from Galway to Shannon Airport, a
• Tour of Dublin with a local guide
                                                    dinner with your Irish hosts. (B, D)                      distance of 60 miles, where your tour ends. (B)
• Tea and scones at Rathbaun Farm
  (9-day tour only)
                                                    Day 4 – Sun: Blarney & Waterford Crystal                      7 OR 9 DAY IRISH WELCOME - 2012
• “The Quiet Man” walking tour of Cong
                                                    Travel to the Blarney Woollen Mills to shop or                Book overnight flights from North America
  (9-day tour only)
                                                    climb Blarney Castle if you wish. Drive to Cobh                 one day earlier than the tour start date
• Visits and admissions to Cliffs of Moher,                                                                   Tour starts    Tour ends         7 Day       9 Day
                                                    for a walking tour around the town, Titanic’s
  Skellig Experience, Blarney Woollen Mills,                                                                  Shannon        Dublin*         Land Only Land Only
                                                    last port of call. In Waterford tour the House of
  House of Waterford Crystal, Kilkenny Castle,                                                                Thu Apr 05         Wed Apr       11      $1198         $1498
                                                    Waterford Crystal and drive to Kilkenny. (B, D)           Thu Apr 12         Wed Apr       18       1268          1598
  Kilmainham Gaol and Clonmacnoise
                                                                                                              Thu Apr 19         Wed Apr       25       1268          1598
• Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                                                                           Thu Apr 26         Wed May       02       1268          1598
                                                    Day 5 – Mon: Kilkenny Castle &
  luggage tags & strap                                                                                        Thu May 03         Wed May       09       1368          1698
                                                    Irish Evening                                             Thu May 10         Wed May       16       1438          1768
• All local taxes, hotel service charges &
                                                    This morning tour the massive Kilkenny Castle,            Thu May 17         Wed May       23       1438          1768
  porterage for one suitcase per person
                                                    home of the Butlers, Earls and Dukes of                   Thu May 24         Wed May       30       1438          1768
                                                    Ormonde. Drive to Dublin and check into your              Thu May 31         Wed Jun       06       1438          1768
YOUR                                                hotel. In the evening enjoy dinner with Irish             Thu Jun 07         Wed Jun       13       1438          1768
ACCOMMODATIONS                                      specialties followed by a lively show. (B, D)
                                                                                                              Thu Jun 14
                                                                                                              Thu Jun 21
                                                                                                                                 Wed Jun
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Stay at the following (or similar):                                                                           Thu Jun 28         Wed Jul       04       1438          1768
•   Bunratty Castle Hotel, Bunratty (1 night)       Day 6 – Tue: Dublin Tour &                                Departures weekly until Oct 25
                                                                                                              *9 day tour returns from Shannon two days later than shown above.
•   Town & Country Homes, Killarney (2 nights)      Kilmainham Gaol
                                                                                                              Single room supplements: 7 day tour $298, 9 day tour $398.
•   Ormonde Hotel, Kilkenny (1 night)               Tour Dublin’s city center with a local guide to see       Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
•   Bewley’s Ballsbridge Hotel, Dublin (2 nights)   the wide O’Connell Street, Halfpenny Bridge and
                                                    the famous Georgian doors. Tour Kilmainham                                   SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
•   Harbor Hotel, Galway
                                                    Gaol to learn about Irish history of the 19th and                          BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
    (2 nights – 9-day tour only)
                                                                                                                                     Airline information on page 34.
For detailed information and pictures               early 20th centuries during the fight for political                                    For the lowest prices,
of each hotel go to www.cietours.com                freedom. Take an open-top bus tour and visit                                contact your travel agent or cietours.com
                                                                                                                        Tour Code: WEA12              All prices in U.S. Dollars
Photo: Killarney, Co. Kerry                         Guinness or Jameson. (B)
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                                                                                                                                 2                                   DUBLIN
                                                    Day 1 – Fri: Dublin & Russborough House                                                                               2
                                                    Start at Dublin Airport and transfer to your hotel                                     Galway
       T O U R          I N C L U D E S
                                                    in the heart of Dublin city. At 2:00 pm take a                    Cliffs of
        8 days/7 nights/13 meals                    short ride through the Wicklow Mountains for a                    Moher
                                                                                                                                             Shannon
                                                                                                                             Ennis     1
        or 1 day longer inc l. travel               guided tour around stately Russborough House,                                    NEWMARKET
                                                    noted for its art and photography collections.                                                      Cashel
                                                                                                                                     -ON-FERGUS
     • Group transfers at start and end of tour
     • Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout
                                                    In the evening enjoy a welcome drink and
     • Dublin open-top bus tour with
                                                    dine on your own.                                                      2
                                                                                                                               KILLARNEY
                                                                                                            Ring of
       complimentary visit and a drink                                                                      Kerry
       at Guinness Storehouse or                    Day 2 – Sat: Book of Kells &
       Old Jameson Distillery                       Theater Evening                                                                          1 = Overnight Stops

                                                    Drive around central Dublin to see the River                                           = Start City   = End City
     • Professional tour director throughout
     • Deluxe and castle hotels with private        Liffey, wide O’Connell Street, tranquil St. Stephen’s
                                                    Green, and pause at the Famine Memorial.                    Day 6 – Wed: Galway & Ashford Castle
       bath/shower for 7 nights
                                                    Visit Trinity College’s Old Library to view the             Travel to Galway for a panoramic tour and free
     • 7 full Irish breakfasts (B)
                                                    priceless 8th century Book of Kells. In the after-          time to browse around Eyre Square and the
     • 6 dinners (D) including
                                                    noon use your open-top bus tour voucher and                 pedestrianized streets. Continue north to Cong to
       - Pre-theater dinner in Dublin
                                                    visit Guinness or Jameson. Enjoy an early dinner            the famous Ashford Castle Hotel. In the evening
       - Killeen House Restaurant in Killarney
                                                    in your hotel before heading to the Abbey or                dine in Ashford Castle’s lovely restaurant. (B, D)
       - Dinner & entertainment in Eddie’s Pub
         in Clonbur                                 Gate Theatre. (B, D)
                                                                                                                Day 7 – Thu: Connemara & “Quiet Man”
       - 3 table d’hote dinners
                                                    Day 3 – Sun: Rock of Cashel &                               Take a catamaran cruise around Killary Harbour,
     • Welcome get-together drink
                                                    Sheep Farm                                                  Ireland’s only fjord, to see stunning scenery as
     • Tour of Dublin with a local guide
                                                    Visit the Rock of Cashel, to see picturesque                you sip an Irish coffee. Back in Cong take a
     • Abbey or Gate Theatre performance
                                                    church ruins. At a nearby farmhouse sample                  short walking tour to see where the 1952 movie,
     • Farmhouse tea and scones with
                                                    home-made scones with tea and watch trained                 “The Quiet Man” was made. Drive to the nearby
       sheepdog display
                                                    dogs round up sheep. Travel past the Galtee                 Eddie’s Pub for an informal dinner with local
     • Ferry ride across the River Shannon
                                                    Mountains and the town of Mallow and on to                  entertainment. (B, D)
     • Catamaran cruise of Killary Fjord
       with Irish coffee                            Killarney. Check into your hotel and enjoy a
                                                    superb dinner in the fine restaurant. (B, D)                Day 8 – Fri: Tour Ends Shannon Airport
     • “The Quiet Man” walking tour of Cong
                                                                                                                Take an 80-mile transfer to Shannon Airport to
     • Visits and admissions to Russborough
                                                    Day 4 – Mon: Ring of Kerry &                                arrive by 10:30 am. (B)
       House, Book of Kells at Trinity College,
       Rock of Cashel, Skellig Experience           Killeen House Restaurant
                                                    Today experience the Ring of Kerry drive where                      8 DAY SOUTHERN SUPREME - 2012
       and Cliffs of Moher
                                                    every bend in 100 miles of road reveals                           Book overnight flights from North America
     • Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                                                                                one day earlier than the tour start date
       luggage tags & strap                         breathtaking views of mountains and Atlantic                  Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
     • All local taxes, hotel service charges &     Ocean. Visit the Skellig Experience, which shows              Dublin                Shannon               Only
       porterage for one suitcase per person        the austere conditions of monastic life. Return               Fri Mar 30                Fri Apr 06                     $2648
                                                    through Sneem and pause at Moll’s Gap for                     Fri Apr 13                Fri Apr 20                      2648
                                                    panoramic views. Dine at the award-winning                    Fri Apr 27                Fri May 04                      2748
                                                                                                                  Fri May 11                Fri May 18                      2853
                                                    Killeen House Restaurant. (B, D)
     YOUR HOTELS                                                                                                  Fri May 25
                                                                                                                  Fri Jun 08
                                                                                                                                            Fri Jun 01
                                                                                                                                            Fri Jun 15
                                                                                                                                                                            2853
                                                                                                                                                                            3148
     Stay at the following (or similar):            Day 5 – Tue: Cliffs of Moher &                                Fri Jun 22                Fri Jun 29                      3148
                                                                                                                  Departures every 2nd week until Nov 09
     • Westbury Hotel, Dublin (2 nights)            Dromoland Castle
                                                                                                                  Single room supplement: $1229.
     • Killarney Park Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)   Take a ferry ride across the River Shannon                    Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
     • Dromoland Castle Hotel,                      Estuary to visit the Cliffs of Moher, majestic
       Newmarket-on-Fergus (1 night)                walls of rock, which extend five miles along the
                                                                                                                                       SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
     • Ashford Castle Hotel, Cong (2 nights)        coast. Journey through part of the Burren Country
                                                                                                                                     BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
                                                                                                                                             Airline information on page 34.
     For detailed information and pictures          to your lovely castle hotel. After check in you                                                For the lowest prices,
     of each hotel go to www.cietours.com           may choose to relax in the wonderful setting or                                     contact your travel agent or cietours.com
                                                                                                                                Tour Code: SUA12              All prices in U.S. Dollars
     Photo: Ashford Castle Hotel, Cong, Co. Mayo    take a short drive to Bunratty Village. (B, D)
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                                                  Giant’s Causeway,Westport House,                         Achill                                                             Mourne
                                                                                                          Island
                                                          Achill Island Tour,                                               2 WESTPORT                                        Mountains

                                                     Historic Derry Walking Tour
                                                                                                                                      Galway                              1 DUBLIN


                                                Day 1: Dublin Sightseeing                                           Cliffs of
                                                                                                                    Moher
                                                                                                                                     1 BUNRATTY
                                                Start at Dublin Airport with a transfer to your hotel.
                                                At 2:00 pm tour central Dublin to see highlights                                  Shannon

                                                including Trinity College, the Bank of Ireland,
                                                Georgian houses and squares. Take a guided tour
                                                around Dublin Castle’s elegant State Apartments
                                                where historical and contemporary events take
                                                place. Enjoy a welcome drink at your hotel.
                                                                                                                                        1 = Overnight Stops

                                                                                                                                      = Start City   = End City
                                                Day 2: St. Patrick’s Grave & Belfast
                                                Drive north to visit Down Cathedral to see
                                                                                                          huge Poulnabrone Dolmen, a pre-Christian
                                                St. Patrick’s burial place and learn about his life
                                                                                                          burial site. Walk along the majestic Cliffs of
                                                and work in the nearby St. Patrick Centre. Visit
                                                                                                          Moher and check in to your hotel in Bunratty.
    T O U R         I N C L U D E S             the 18th century eccentric mansion of Castle
                                                                                                          At Bunratty Castle enjoy a jolly medieval dinner
                                                Ward with two distinctly different styles, classical
    8 days/7 nights/13 meals                                                                              and entertainment. (B, D)
                                                and Gothic. Drive to Belfast and relax in your
    or 1 day longer inc l. travel               city center hotel. (B, D)
                                                                                                          Day 8: Tour Ends Shannon Airport.
•   Group transfers at start and end of tour
                                                                                                          Take a group transfer to nearby Shannon Airport
•   Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout      Day 3: Belfast Tour & Titanic Quarter
                                                                                                          where your tour concludes at 10:30 am. (B)
•   Professional tour director throughout       See the highlights of Belfast this morning includ-
•   Superior first class hotels with            ing the newly-restored Titanic Quarter where the                8 DAY MYSTICAL IRELAND - 2012
    private bath/shower for 7 nights            famous liner was built in 1912. Also see stately               Book overnight flights from North America
•   7 full Irish breakfasts (B)                 Victorian buildings and the Shankill and Falls                   one day earlier than the tour start date
•   6 dinners (D) including                     Road areas which featured prominently in                   Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
                                                20th century history. Afternoon is free. (B, D)            Dublin                Shannon               Only
    - Medieval banquet and entertainment
                                                                                                           Sat Mar 10                Sat Mar           17          $1248
      at Bunratty Castle                                                                                   Sat Mar 17                Sat Mar           24           1248
    - 5 table d’hote dinners                    Day 4: Giant’s Causeway & Derry                            Sat Mar 24                Sat Mar           31           1248
                                                                                                           Sat Mar 31                Sat Apr           07           1348
•   Welcome get-together drink                  Drive along the scenic “Nine Glens of Antrim”              Thu Apr 05                Thu Apr           12           1348
•   Tours of Dublin and Belfast                 coastal route and explore the Giant’s Causeway,            Sat Apr 07                Sat Apr           14           1348
•   Walking tour of Derry with a                huge hexagonal columns formed by volcanic                  Thu Apr 12                Thu Apr           19           1348
                                                                                                           Sat Apr 14                Sat Apr           21           1348
    local guide                                 activity. Continue to Derry and join a local guide         Thu Apr 19                Thu Apr           26           1348
•   Day tour to Achill Island                   for a short walk around the medieval city walls            Sat Apr 21                Sat Apr           28           1348
                                                                                                           Thu Apr 26                Thu May           03           1428
•   Visits and admissions to Dublin Castle,     and learn about the city’s long history. (B, D)            Sat Apr 28                Sat May           05           1498
    Down Cathedral, St. Patrick Centre,                                                                    Thu May 03                Thu May           10           1498
                                                                                                           Sat May 05                Sat May           12           1498
    Castle Ward, Titantic Quarter, Giant’s      Day 5: Donegal & Yeats’ Grave                              Thu May 10                Thu May           17           1498
    Causeway, Triona Design, W. B. Yeats’       Travel through the rugged countryside of Donegal           Sat May 12                Sat May           19           1498
                                                                                                           Thu May 17                Thu May           24           1498
    Grave, Westport House, Poulnabrone          and visit Triona Design for a demonstration of             Sat May 19                Sat May           26           1498
    Dolmen and Cliffs of Moher                  weaving and an Irish coffee. Drive south through           Thu May 24                Thu May           31           1498
•   Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,           County Sligo, pausing to view Yeats’ Grave.                Sat May 26                Sat Jun           02           1498
                                                                                                           Thu May 31                Thu Jun           07           1498
    luggage tags & strap                        Continue to Westport for free time to explore this         Sat Jun 02                Sat Jun           09           1498
•   All local taxes, hotel service charges &    attractive estate town, laid out in 1780. (B, D)           Thu Jun 07                Thu Jun           14           1498
                                                                                                           Sat Jun 09                Sat Jun           16           1498
    porterage for one suitcase per person                                                                  Thu Jun 14                Thu Jun           21           1498
                                                Day 6: Achill Island & Westport House                      Sat Jun 16                Sat Jun           23           1498
                                                                                                           Thu Jun 21                Thu Jun           28           1498
                                                Tour stately Westport House, which contains
YOUR HOTELS                                     interesting portraits, furniture, silver and porcelain.
                                                                                                           Sat Jun 23
                                                                                                           Thu Jun 28
                                                                                                                                     Sat Jun
                                                                                                                                     Thu Jul
                                                                                                                                                       30
                                                                                                                                                       05
                                                                                                                                                                    1498
                                                                                                                                                                    1498
Stay at the following (or similar):             Travel to Achill Island, joined to the mainland by         Sat Jun 30                Sat Jul           07           1498
                                                                                                           Departures twice a week until Nov 17
•   Conrad Hilton Hotel, Dublin (1 night)       bridge. Follow the Atlantic Drive for wonderful            Single room supplement: $398.
•   Europa Hotel, Belfast (2 nights)            views and see the Deserted Village, abandoned              Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
•   City Hotel, Derry (1 night)                 during the 1840’s Famine. (B, D)                                                  SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
•   Hotel Westport, Westport (2 nights)                                                                                         BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
•   Bunratty Castle Hotel, Bunratty (1 night)   Day 7: Cliffs Of Moher &                                                              Airline information on page 34.
                                                Bunratty Medieval Banquet                                                                   For the lowest prices,
For detailed information and pictures
                                                                                                                                 contact your travel agent or cietours.com
of each hotel go to www.cietours.com            Travel to Galway City for a panoramic tour                                Tour Code: CLA12            All prices in U.S. Dollars
Photo:The Guildhall, Derry, Co. Antrim          before driving through the Burren to view the
                                                                                                                                                                                        11
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                                                                                                  $

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                                                                             our Highlights:
                                                                                                                    land only

                                                                                                                                                                  1 DERRY
                                                                                                                                                                            Giant’s
                                                                                                                                                                            Causeway



                                                           Traditional Irish Evening in Dublin,                                               Donegal
                                                                                                                                                                                       Belfast
                                                            Cliffs of Moher, Dunbrody Famine
                                                             Ship,Walking Tours of Waterford                                                        Drumcliffe

       T O U R            I N C L U D E S                      & Derry, Giant’s Causeway,
                                                                                                                                       Knock
                                                                  Panoramic Belfast Tour
        8 days/7 nights/13 meals,
        9 days/8 nights/14 meals
                                                                                                                                            1 GALWAY                   DUBLIN 1     + 1-2
        or 1 day longer inc l. travel
                                                      Day 1: Dublin Tour & Book of Kells
     • Group transfers at start and end of tour                                                                          Cliffs of       Burren                Glendalough
                                                      Start your tour at Dublin Airport and transfer to                  Moher
     • Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout                                                                                                 Bunratty
                                                      your hotel. At 2:00 pm tour central Dublin to
     • Dublin open-top bus tour with                                                                                                                            New Ross
                                                      see Georgian squares, public buildings and                                          Foynes
       complimentary visit and a drink at                                                                                                             WATERFORD 1
                                                      more. Visit Trinity College’s campus to view the
       Guinness Storehouse or Old Jameson
                                                      Book of Kells.                                                                 KILLARNEY
       Distillery (9-day tour)                                                                                               2
                                                                                                                                                      Cobh
     • Professional tour director throughout                                                                   Ring of                   Blarney
                                                      Day 2: Glendalough & Waterford                             Kerry
     • Superior & first class hotels with private
                                                      Visit 6th century Glendalough monastic site                                              1 = Overnight Stops
       bath/shower for 7 or 8 nights
                                                      with its round tower and church ruins. Tour the                                        = Start City   = End City
     • Full Irish breakfast daily (B)
                                                      Dunbrody Famine Ship to learn about emigration
     • 6 dinners (D) including
                                                      before driving to Waterford. Sip a welcome drink          Day 8: Depart for Home or Extra Day
       - Dinner and traditional show in Dublin
                                                      and discuss your itinerary. After dinner take a           Our 8-day tour ends at Dublin Airport. If you are
       - 5 table d’hote dinners
                                                      brief walking tour around Waterford. (B, D)               on our 9-day tour, take an open-top bus tour of
     • Welcome get-together drink
     • Tour of Dublin with a local guide                                                                        Dublin, a visit to Guinness or Jameson and a
                                                      Day 3: Waterford Crystal & Titanic Walk                   taxi transfer to Dublin Airport on day 9. (B)
     • “Titanic” walking tour of Cobh
                                                      Watch glass blowing and cutting at the House of
     • Walking tours of Waterford and Derry
                                                      Waterford Crystal. Drive to Cobh for a walking tour           8 OR 9 DAY IRISH ADVENTURE - 2012
       with local guides
                                                      around places associated with the last voyage of
     • Belfast panoramic drive                                                                                        Book overnight flights from North America
                                                      the “Titanic.” Visit the Blarney Woollen Mills before             one day earlier than the tour start date
     • Visits and admissions to Book of Kells at
                                                      heading to Killarney. (B, D)                                Tour starts    Tour ends         8 Day       9 Day
       Trinity College, Glendalough Visitor Centre,                                                               Dublin         Dublin*         Land Only Land Only
       Dunbrody Famine Ship, House of                                                                             Mon Feb 20          Mon Feb 27                $998         $1168
       Waterford Crystal, Blarney Woollen Mills,
                                                      Day 4: Ring of Kerry & Skellig Experience                   Mon Feb 27          Mon Mar 05                 998          1168
       Skellig Experience, Foynes Flying Boat
                                                      Experience the popular Ring of Kerry tour where             Mon Mar 05          Mon Mar 12                1178          1345
                                                      the road winds between mountains and coast                  Mon Mar 12          Mon Mar 19                1178          1345
       Museum, Cliffs of Moher, Knock Shrine,                                                                     Mon Mar 19          Mon Mar 26                1178          1345
       W. B. Yeats’ Grave and Giant’s Causeway
                                                      offering scenic views at every turn. Visit the Skellig      Mon Mar 26          Mon Apr 02                1178          1345
                                                      Experience to learn about the nearby rocky                  Wed Mar 28          Wed Apr 04                1178          1345
     • Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                                                                          Mon Apr 02          Mon Apr 09                1288          1448
       luggage tags & strap
                                                      islands and drive through Cahirciveen, Waterville           Wed Apr 04          Wed Apr 11                1288          1448
     • All local taxes, hotel service charges &
                                                      and Sneem before returning to Killarney. (B, D)             Mon Apr 09          Mon Apr 16                1288          1448
                                                                                                                  Wed Apr 11          Wed Apr 18                1288          1448
       porterage for one suitcase per person                                                                      Mon Apr 16          Mon Apr 23                1288          1448
                                                      Day 5: Flying Boats & Cliffs of Moher                       Wed Apr 18          Wed Apr 25                1398          1588
                                                                                                                  Mon Apr 23          Mon Apr 30                1398          1588
     YOUR HOTELS                                      Visit Foynes Flying Boat Museum, which recalls              Wed Apr 25          Wed May 02                1498          1688
                                                      the early days of air travel. Stop in Bunratty              Mon Apr 30          Mon May 07                1498          1688
     Stay at the following (or similar):                                                                          Wed May 02          Wed May 09                1498          1688
                                                      Village before viewing the Cliffs of Moher rising           Mon May 07          Mon May 14                1498          1688
     • Maldron Hotel, Cardiff Lane, Dublin            to heights of 700 feet above the wild Atlantic              Wed May 09          Wed May 16                1498          1688
       (1 night)                                      swells. Pass through the Burren Country and                 Mon May 14          Mon May 21                1498          1688
     • Dooley’s Hotel, Waterford (1 night)                                                                        Wed May 16          Wed May 23                1498          1688
                                                      around Galway Bay to Galway. (B, D)                         Mon May 21          Mon May 28                1498          1688
     • International Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)                                                                  Wed May 23          Wed May 30                1498          1688
     • Ardilaun Hotel, Galway (1 night)                                                                           Mon May 28          Mon Jun 04                1498          1688
                                                      Day 6: Yeats’ Grave & Derry Walk                            Wed May 30          Wed Jun 06                1498          1688
     • Everglades Hotel, Derry (1 night)
                                                      Drive north through the pilgrimage town of                  Mon Jun 04          Mon Jun 11                1498          1688
     • Croke Park Hotel, Dublin (1 or 2 nights)                                                                   Wed Jun 06          Wed Jun 13                1498          1688
                                                      Knock to Sligo to view Yeats’ Grave. Travel                 Mon Jun 11          Mon Jun 18                1498          1688
     For detailed information and pictures            around Donegal Bay and through the wild                     Wed Jun 13          Wed Jun 20                1498          1688
     of each hotel go to www.cietours.com                                                                         Mon Jun 18          Mon Jun 25                1498          1688
                                                      scenery of Donegal to Derry. Take a guided
     Photo: Cliffs of Moher, Co. Clare                                                                            Wed Jun 20          Wed Jun 27                1498          1688
                                                      walk around the old medieval city walls. (B, D)             Mon Jun 25          Mon Jul 02                1498          1688
                                                                                                                  Wed Jun 27          Wed Jul 04                1498          1688
                                                                                                                  Departures twice a week until Dec 10
     Spend an extra day in Dublin                     Day 7: Giant’s Causeway & Irish Show                        *9 day tour returns from Dublin one day later than shown above.
       at the end of your tour.                       Visit the Giant’s Causeway, enormous hexagonal              Single room supplements: 8 day tour $398, 9 day tour $428.
                                                      columns formed by volcanic activity over                    Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
          Includes additional overnight and full      60 million years ago. Drive to Belfast for a
        Irish breakfast at the Croke Park Hotel,                                                                                        SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
                                                      panoramic tour to see Victorian buildings and                                   BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
       independent Dublin sightseeing tour (ticket    where the Titanic was built. Continue south                                            Airline information on page 34.
        valid for 24 hours), a visit to Guinness or   to check in to your hotel on the north side of                                               For the lowest prices,
      Jameson and taxi transfer to Dublin Airport.                                                                                      contact your travel agent or cietours.com
                                                      Dublin city. Tonight drive to a nearby pub for a
                                                                                                                                 Tour Code: ADA12             All prices in U.S. Dollars
           See 9-day tour in price panel.             hearty dinner and traditional Irish songs. (B, D)
12
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                                                                    Pub & Folk Tour  First Class Hotels – 8 or 9 Day Coach Tour
                                                                          From   $
                                                                      1098                               land only



                                                            T    our Highlights:
                                                 12th Century Brazen Head Pub Dinner,
                                                                                                              Achill
                                                 Guinness Storehouse, Kiss the Blarney                       Island                    Strokestown
                                                                                                                             2
                                                Stone, Sheepdog Trials on Ring of Kerry,                                 WESTPORT
                                                                                                                   Connemara
                                                   Pubs with Live Music in Kilkenny,                                         Galway                                 DUBLIN
                                                                                                                                                                      1 + 1-2
                                                        Killarney and Westport
                                                                                                                   Cliffs of                                       Kildare
                                                                                                                   Moher
                                                                                                                                                  KILKENNY 1
    T O U R         I N C L U D E S                Day 1: Dublin & Guinness Storehouse
                                                   Land at Dublin Airport and transfer to your hotel.                                             Waterford
    8 days/7 nights/13 meals,                      In the afternoon tour Dublin’s old city center to
    9 days/8 nights/14 meals                       see the Bank of Ireland, Trinity College and                          2
    or 1 day longer inc l. travel                                                                        Ring of          KILLARNEY
                                                   Georgian squares. Visit the Guinness Storehouse         Kerry                          Blarney
• Group transfers at start and end of tour         to enjoy a creamy pint.
• Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout                                                                                               1 = Overnight Stops
• Dublin open-top bus tour with                    Day 2: National Stud & Medieval Kilkenny                                          = Start City   = End City
  complimentary visit and a drink at               Visit the Irish National Stud to see fine stallions        Day 8: Depart for Home or Extra Day
  Old Jameson Distillery (9-day tour only)         and learn about horses. Also walk through the              Our 8-day tour ends at Dublin Airport. If you are
• Professional tour director throughout            charming Japanese Gardens, created to symbolize            on our 9-day tour, take an open-top bus tour of
• First class hotels with private bath/shower      life from birth to death. Drive to Kilkenny. (B, D)        Dublin, a visit to Jameson and a taxi transfer to
  for 7 or 8 nights
                                                                                                              Dublin Airport on day 9. (B)
• Full Irish breakfast daily (B)                   Day 3: Waterford Crystal & Blarney
• 5 dinners (D) including                          Visit the House of Waterford Crystal to see how            8 OR 9 DAY IRISH PUB & FOLK TOUR - 2012
  - Food, Folk and Fairies dinner/show             this magnificent glass is created. Then head to                 Book overnight flights from North America
    at the Brazen Head Pub                         Blarney Castle to kiss the “Stone of Eloquence.”                  one day earlier than the tour start date
  - 4 table d’hote dinners                         Shop at the Blarney Woollen Mills or stop in the            Tour starts    Tour ends         8 Day       9 Day
• Lunch at Bridge Bar on Ring of Kerry (L)                                                                     Dublin         Dublin*         Land Only Land Only
                                                   pub located between the shops. Travel to                    Sat Mar 03          Sat Mar 10          $1098         $1248
• Welcome get-together drink                       Killarney and check in to your hotel. (B, D)                Sat Mar 10          Sat Mar 17           1098          1248
• Tour of Dublin with a local guide                                                                            Sat Mar 17          Sat Mar 24           1098          1248
• Tour and a pint at the                                                                                       Sat Mar 24          Sat Mar 31           1098          1248
                                                   Day 4: Ring of Kerry Tour & Sheepdogs                       Sat Mar 31          Sat Apr 07           1198          1368
  Guinness Storehouse                              Explore one of Ireland’s most popular scenic areas          Wed Apr 04          Wed Apr 11           1278          1448
• Sheepdog trials on Ring of Kerry                                                                             Sat Apr 07          Sat Apr 14           1278          1448
                                                   - the Ring of Kerry. Watch a farmer work with               Wed Apr 11          Wed Apr 18           1278          1448
• Ferry ride across the River Shannon              his sheepdogs to control sheep. Sample a pub                Sat Apr 14          Sat Apr 21           1278          1448
• Day tour to Achill Island                                                                                    Wed Apr 18          Wed Apr 25           1278          1448
                                                   lunch at the Bridge Bar before visiting the Skellig         Sat Apr 21          Sat Apr 28           1278          1448
• Visits and admissions to Irish National          Experience to learn about offshore islands. (B, L)          Wed Apr 25          Wed May 02           1278          1448
  Stud & Japanese Gardens, House of                                                                            Sat Apr 28          Sat May 05           1278          1448
  Waterford Crystal, Blarney Castle,                                                                           Wed May 02          Wed May 09           1398          1586
                                                   Day 5: Cliffs of Moher & Connemara                          Sat May 05          Sat May 12           1398          1586
  Blarney Woollen Mills, Skellig Experience,                                                                   Wed May 09          Wed May 16           1398          1586
                                                   Take a ferry ride across the River Shannon to               Sat May 12          Sat May 19           1398          1586
  Cliffs of Moher, Westport House,
                                                   visit the Cliffs of Moher for wild, sweeping views.         Wed May 16          Wed May 23           1398          1586
  Strokestown House and Famine Museum                                                                          Sat May 19          Sat May 26           1398          1586
                                                   Continue north past Galway and Connemara’s
• Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                                                                            Wed May 23          Wed May 30           1398          1586
                                                   hills and lakes. End your day in the lively town            Sat May 26          Sat Jun 02           1498          1695
  luggage tags & strap                                                                                         Wed May 30          Wed Jun 06           1498          1695
                                                   of Westport with lots of cozy pubs. (B, D)
• All local taxes, hotel service charges &                                                                     Sat Jun 02          Sat Jun 09           1498          1695
  porterage for one suitcase per person                                                                        Wed Jun 06          Wed Jun 13           1498          1695
                                                   Day 6: Westport House & Achill Island                       Sat Jun 09          Sat Jun 16           1498          1695
                                                                                                               Wed Jun 13          Wed Jun 20           1498          1695
                                                   Tour the stately 18th century mansion of                    Sat Jun 16          Sat Jun 23           1498          1695
                                                   Westport House to see priceless treasures in an             Wed Jun 20          Wed Jun 27           1498          1695
                                                   elegant setting. Travel to Achill Island, joined to         Sat Jun 23          Sat Jun 30           1498          1695
YOUR HOTELS                                        the mainland by a bridge, to enjoy great scenic
                                                                                                               Wed Jun 27
                                                                                                               Sat Jun 30
                                                                                                                                   Wed Jul 04
                                                                                                                                   Sat Jul 07
                                                                                                                                                        1498
                                                                                                                                                        1498
                                                                                                                                                                      1695
                                                                                                                                                                      1695
Stay at the following (or similar):                golden beaches and rugged cliffs. Return to                 Departures twice a week until Dec 08
•   Ashling Hotel, Dublin (1 night)                Westport for free time to explore the town. (B, D)          *9 day tour returns from Dublin one day later than shown above.
                                                                                                               Single room supplements: 8 day tour $388, 9 day tour $446.
•   Ormonde Hotel, Kilkenny (1 night)                                                                          Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
•   International Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)      Day 7: Strokestown Famine Museum
•   Wyatt Hotel, Westport (2 nights)               Visit Strokestown House where the Famine                                        SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
•   Ashling Hotel, Dublin (1 or 2 nights)          Museum explains what happened during the                                      BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
                                                                                                                                      Airline information on page 34.
For detailed information and pictures              1840’s Famine. Drive to your hotel in Dublin                                             For the lowest prices,
of each hotel go to www.cietours.com               and head to dinner and some lively Irish music                                contact your travel agent or cietours.com
Photo: Live Music at a Traditional Pub             in the Brazen Head Pub, Dublin’s oldest. (B, D)                        Tour Code: PUA12            All prices in U.S. Dollars

                                                                                                                                                                                   13
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                                                                                                           8 or 9 Day Coach Tour
                                                                                               From $



                                                                         T    our Highlights:
                                                                                                    1548                       land only


         T O U R         I N C L U D E S                     Gourmet Killeen House Restaurant,
         8 days/7 nights/13 meals,                           Traditional Irish Evening in Dublin,
         9 days/8 nights/14 meals                               Clonmacnoise Monastic Site,
         or 1 day longer inc l. travel                        Killary Fjord Catamaran Cruise,
     • Group transfers at start and end of tour                 Cliffs of Moher, Ring of Kerry
     • Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout                                                                       Leenane
     • Dublin open-top bus tour with                                                                                 Clifden                      Clonmacnoise            DUBLIN
                                                                                                                  Connemara
       complimentary visit and a drink at                                                                                                  2 GALWAY                            1    + 1-2
                                                         Day 1 – Sun: Dublin Tour & Book of Kells
       Guinness Storehouse or Old Jameson
                                                         Start at Dublin Airport with a transfer to your hotel.             Cliffs of
       Distillery (9-day tour only)                                                                                         Moher
                                                         At 2:00 pm tour central Dublin to see Georgian
     • Professional tour director throughout                                                                                                                New Ross
                                                         squares, statue-lined streets and public buildings.
     • Deluxe & superior first class hotels with                                                                                        Adare          WATERFORD
                                                         Visit Trinity College’s campus and view the price-                                                           1
       private bath/shower for 7 or 8 nights                                                                                                     Dungarvan
                                                         less Book of Kells. Join your fellow travelers for          KILLARNEY
     • Full Irish breakfast daily (B)                                                                                          2
                                                         a welcome drink and dine independently.
     • 6 dinners (D) including
                                                                                                                  Ring of                       Blarney
       - Dinner at award-winning                                                                                    Kerry
         Killeen House Restaurant
                                                         Day 2 – Mon: Clonmacnoise & Galway                                                       1 = Overnight Stops

       - Dinner and traditional show in Dublin
                                                         Travel to Clonmacnoise, a monastic settlement                                          = Start City   = End City
       - 4 table d’hote dinners
                                                         founded by St. Ciaran in 545 AD. See round
     • Welcome get-together drink
                                                         towers, elaborate Celtic crosses and church
     • Tour of Dublin with your tour director
                                                         ruins. Drive to Galway, see the main sights and           Day 7 – Sat: Waterford Crystal &
     • Catamaran cruise of Killary Fjord
                                                         check into your hotel, located in the city center.        Pub Dinner/Show
       (Apr 8 – Oct 28 departures)
                                                         Enjoy some free time before dinner. (B, D)                Tour the House of Waterford Crystal to see
     • Horse-drawn jaunting car ride in Killarney                                                                  demonstrations of glass blowing and cutting.
     • Irish coffee and music session at the             Day 3 – Tue: Connemara &                                  At New Ross visit the Dunbrody Famine Ship,
       Marine Bar in Dungarvan                           Catamaran Cruise                                          a replica of the 19th century vessel that carried
     • Walking tour of Waterford                         Tour Connemara for sweeping views of misty                emigrants from Ireland. Continue to Dublin and
     • Visits and admissions to Book of Kells at         mountains and shimmering lakes. In Leenane                in the evening drive to a popular venue for dinner
       Trinity College, Clonmacnoise Monastic            take a short cruise of Killary Harbour, for peaceful      and traditional Irish entertainment. (B, D)
       Site, Kylemore Abbey Visitor Centre, Cliffs       views of hills and wild life. Stop for a look around
       of Moher, Muckross House & Gardens,               Kylemore Abbey Visitor Centre and also the town           Day 8 – Sun: Depart for Home or
       Skellig Experience, Blarney Castle,               of Clifden before returning to Galway. (B, D)             Extra Day in Dublin
       Blarney Woollen Mills, House of Waterford                                                                   Passengers on the 8-day tour transfer to Dublin
       Crystal and Dunbrody Famine Ship                  Day 4 – Wed: Cliffs of Moher &                            Airport. Those on the 9-day program remain in
     • Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                 Killarney’s Jaunting Car                                  Dublin to enjoy an open-top bus tour and a visit
       luggage tags & strap                              Drive south to see the Cliffs of Moher, which             to Guinness or Jameson independently. (B)
     • All local taxes, hotel service charges &          rise almost 700 feet above the pounding Atlantic
       porterage for one suitcase per person             surf. Drive through the outskirts of Limerick to
                                                         Killarney. Take a horse-drawn jaunting car ride                     8 OR 9 DAY IRISH GOLD - 2012
     YOUR HOTELS                                         through Killarney National Park to tour the                     Book overnight flights from North America
                                                                                                                           one day earlier than the tour start date
     Stay at the following (or similar):
                                                         elegantly-furnished Muckross House and stroll
                                                                                                                     Tour starts    Tour ends         8 Day       9 Day
                                                         through the gardens. (B, D)                                 Dublin         Dublin*         Land Only Land Only
     •   Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Dublin (1 night)
                                                                                                                     Sun Apr 08         Sun Apr       15      $1548          $1758
     •   Radisson Blu Hotel, Galway (2 nights)
                                                         Day 5 – Thu: Ring of Kerry &                                Sun Apr 15         Sun Apr       22       1548           1758
     •   Brehon Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)                                                                          Sun Apr 22         Sun Apr       29       1548           1758
                                                         Skellig Experience
     •   Granville Hotel, Waterford (1 night)                                                                        Sun Apr 29         Sun May       06       1658           1828
                                                         Admire breathtaking vistas of mountains, cliffs             Sun May 06         Sun May       13       1768           1938
     •   Radisson Blu St. Helen’s Hotel, Dublin
                                                         and beaches on Ireland’s most popular drive –               Sun May 13         Sun May       20       1768           1938
         (1 or 2 nights)
                                                         the 100-mile Ring of Kerry. Visit the Skellig               Sun May 20         Sun May       27       1768           1938
     For detailed information and pictures               Experience, which explains life on the rocky off-           Sun May 27         Sun Jun       03       1768           1938
     of each hotel go to www.cietours.com                                                                            Sun Jun 03         Sun Jun       10       1768           1938
                                                         shore islands. Return to Killarney and dine at the          Sun Jun 10         Sun Jun       17       1768           1938
     Photo: Connemara, Co. Galway
                                                         award-winning Killeen House Restaurant. (B, D)              Sun Jun 17         Sun Jun       24       1768           1938
                                                                                                                     Sun Jun 24         Sun Jul       01       1768           1938
                                                                                                                     Departures weekly until Nov 18
     Spend an extra day in Dublin                        Day 6 – Fri: Blarney Castle &
                                                                                                                     *9 day tour returns from Dublin one day later than shown above.
       at the end of your tour.                          Traditional Music Session
                                                                                                                     Single room supplements: 8 day tour $428, 9 day tour $498.
                                                         Drive to Blarney Castle to kiss the “Stone of               Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
        Includes additional overnight and full Irish     Eloquence” and shop at the Blarney Woollen
         breakfast at the Radisson Blu St. Helen’s       Mills. Head to the Marine Bar in Dungarvan for
                                                                                                                                          SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
        Hotel, independent Dublin sightseeing tour       a creamy Irish coffee and an informal traditional
                                                                                                                                        BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
                                                                                                                                             Airline information on page 34.
      (ticket valid for 24 hours), a visit to Guinness   music session. Continue to Waterford and after                                            For the lowest prices,
     or Jameson and taxi transfer to Dublin Airport.     dinner join a local guide for a brief walk to make                             contact your travel agent or cietours.com
                                                                                                                                Tour Code: GOA12              All prices in U.S. Dollars
            See 9-day tour in price panel.               the local history come alive. (B, D)
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                                                                                                                                      Sligo
                                                                    our Highlights:                                Castlebar
                                                                                                                                   Knock                   1 KINGSCOURT
                                                     Bunratty Castle Medieval Banquet,                Leenane
                                                                                                     Connemara Cong
                                                    Slieve League – Europe’s Highest Sea             Clifden
                                                                                                                             2 GALWAY
                                                     Cliffs, Catamaran Cruise with Irish                                                                   DUBLIN 1

                                                      Coffee, Giant’s Causeway, Cabra                        Cliffs of
                                                                                                             Moher               BUNRATTY
                                                        Castle Hotel & Irish Dancing                                         1
                                                                                                                                  Shannon
    T O U R        I N C L U D E S
    9 days/8 nights/15 meals
    or 1 day longer inc l. travel               Day 1: Cliffs of Moher & Banquet
• Group transfers at start and end of tour
                                                Tour starts at Shannon Airport with a transfer
• Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout
                                                to your hotel in Bunratty. At 2:30 pm depart for
• Dublin open-top bus tour with compli-
                                                the Cliffs of Moher, that plunge 700 feet to the                                   1 = Overnight Stops


  mentary visit and a drink at Guinness
                                                Atlantic Ocean. Enjoy dinner and medieval fun                                    = Start City   = End City

  Storehouse or Old Jameson Distillery
                                                at Bunratty Banquet. (D)
                                                                                                      Day 7: Belfast & Cabra Castle
• Professional tour director throughout
                                                Day 2: Burren & Galway Bay                            Tour Belfast with a local guide to see the major
• Superior first class hotels with
                                                Visit the Burren Display Centre to learn about the    sights before heading south past the Mourne
  private bath/shower for 8 nights
                                                Burren, an area of rounded limestone hills. Then      Mountains to your castle hotel. Arrive mid-after-
• 8 full Irish breakfasts (B)
                                                view the Poulnabrone Dolmen, a Neolithic burial       noon so you will have time to enjoy the facilities
• 7 dinners (D) including
                                                place dating to 4,000 BC. Drive around Galway         and, after dinner, watch youthful dancers display
  - Medieval banquet and entertainment
                                                Bay and into the city of Galway for a panoramic       intricate Irish step-dancing. (B, D)
    in Bunratty Castle
  - Dinner and Irish step-dancing display       tour before checking in to your hotel. (B, D)
                                                                                                      Day 8: Battle of the Boyne Centre
    at Cabra Castle Hotel
                                                Day 3: “The Quiet Man” Tour & Cruise                  & Dublin
  - 5 table d’hote dinners
                                                Take a guided walk around the village of Cong         Drive to Drogheda to visit the Battle of the Boyne
• Welcome get-together drink
                                                where “The Quiet Man” movie was made. Drive           Centre. Learn about the 1690 conflict between
• “The Quiet Man” walking tour of Cong
                                                through the scenic mountains and lakes of             King William III and his father-in-law, King
• Catamaran cruise of Killary Fjord with
                                                Connemara. Then cruise along Killary Fjord to         James II. Then travel into Dublin to your hotel.
  an Irish coffee
                                                enjoy an Irish coffee while surveying the lovely      In the afternoon you may take an open-top bus
• Slieve League Sea Cliffs followed by
                                                scenery. Stop in Kylemore Abbey Visitor Centre        tour and visit Guinness or Jameson. (B)
  home-baked scones with coffee or tea
• Walking tour of Derry with a local guide      and the market town of Clifden. (B, D)
• Tour of Belfast with a local guide
                                                                                                      Day 9: Tour Ends Dublin Airport
• Visits and admissions to Cliffs of Moher,     Day 4: Country Life & Belleek China                   Take a group transfer to Dublin Airport. (B)
  Burren Display Centre, Poulnabrone            Outside Castlebar visit the Museum of Country
                                                Life to view domestic goods, used in everyday                  9 DAY NORTHERN GEMS - 2012
  Dolmen, Connemara Celtic Crystal
                                                                                                            Book overnight flights from North America
  Factory, Kylemore Abbey Visitor Centre,       living from 1850 to 1950. Stop briefly in the                 one day earlier than the tour start date
  Museum of Country Life, Knock Shrine,         pilgrimage town of Knock and view W. B. Yeats’          Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
  W. B. Yeats’ Grave, Belleek Pottery           Grave in County Sligo. Tour the Belleek Pottery         Shannon               Dublin                Only
  Factory, Triona Design, Giant’s Causeway      Factory to see delicate china created and drive       •Wed   Mar 14                Thu      Mar   22           $1298
                                                                                                       Wed Mar 21                  Thu      Mar   29            1298
  and Battle of the Boyne Centre                to Donegal. (B, D)                                     Wed Mar 28                  Thu      Apr   05            1368
• Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                                                                   •Wed Apr 04                  Thu      Apr   12            1468
                                                                                                       Wed Apr 11                  Thu      Apr   19            1468
  luggage tags & strap                          Day 5: Slieve League & Donegal                         Wed Apr 18                  Thu      Apr   26            1468
• All local taxes, hotel service charges &      Drive along the coast of Donegal to view Slieve        Wed Apr 25                  Thu      May   03            1548
  porterage for one suitcase per person         League sea cliffs, the highest in Europe reaching      Wed May 02                  Thu      May   10            1628
                                                                                                      •Wed May 09                  Thu      May   17            1628
                                                1,972 feet. Enjoy coffee or tea with scones            Wed May 16                  Thu      May   24            1628
                                                before driving through the majestic Glengesh           Wed May 23                  Thu      May   31            1628
YOUR HOTELS                                     Pass to Ardara. Visit Triona Design to see
                                                                                                       Wed May 30
                                                                                                       Wed Jun 06
                                                                                                                                   Thu
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Stay at the following (or similar):             spinning, weaving and knitting and head back           Wed Jun 13                  Thu      Jun   21            1628
                                                                                                       Wed Jun 20                  Thu      Jun   28            1628
•   Bunratty Castle Hotel, Bunratty (1 night)   to Donegal town. (B, D)                                Wed Jun 27                  Thu      Jul   05            1628
•   Galway Bay Hotel, Galway (2 nights)                                                                Departures weekly until Oct 31
•   Millpark Hotel, Donegal (2 nights)          Day 6: Derry & Giant’s Causeway                        Single room supplement: $421.
                                                                                                       Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
•   Radisson Blu Hotel, Belfast (1 night)       Take a walking tour in Derry to see the medieval      •Save $55 per person if you are 55 or over.
•   Cabra Castle Hotel, Kingscourt (1 night)    city walls, the Diamond and St. Columb’s                                   SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
•   Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire,          Cathedral. Visit the Giant’s Causeway, enormous                          BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
    Dublin (1 night)                            hexagonal columns formed over 60 million                                        Airline information on page 34.
                                                years ago. Continue along the scenic “Nine                                            For the lowest prices,
For detailed information and pictures                                                                                      contact your travel agent or cietours.com
of each hotel go to www.cietours.com            Glens of Antrim” to your centrally-located hotel                    Tour Code: JEA12             All prices in U.S. Dollars
Photo: Mussenden Temple, Co. Antrim             in Belfast. (B, D)
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                                                                         T    our Highlights:
                                                             Traditional Irish Evening in Dublin,
                                                                Kiss the Blarney Stone, Dingle
                                                               Peninsula Tour, Cliffs of Moher,                                                    Strokestown
                                                              Aran Islands Day Tour, Dunboyne                                                                             Boyne Valley
                                                                    Castle Farewell Dinner                                                                    DUNBOYNE 1
                                                                                                                                         2 GALWAY                                2 DUBLIN
                                                                                                                      Aran
                                                                                                                   Islands
                                                      Day 1 – Fri: Dublin & Kilmainham Gaol                                                                                Kildare
       T O U R           I N C L U D E S                                                                               Cliffs of           Bunratty
                                                      Start at Dublin Airport and transfer to your                      Moher
                                                                                                                                                                    1 KILKENNY
        9 days/8 nights/15 meals                      hotel. At 2:00 pm a local tour guide will show                                                       Cashel
        or 1 day longer inc l. travel                                                                                                   Foynes
                                                      you around Dublin. See some of the elegant
     • Group transfers at start and end of tour       Georgian houses and visit Kilmainham Gaol                                  KILLARNEY
                                                                                                               Dingle        2
     • Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout         to see where many of Ireland’s heroes were                                                       Cobh
                                                                                                                                      Blarney
     • Dublin open-top bus tour with                  imprisoned. Enjoy a welcome get-together drink.
       complimentary visit and a drink
                                                                                                                                              1 = Overnight Stops
       at Guinness Storehouse or                      Day 2 – Sat: Boyne Valley &                                                           = Start City   = End City
       Old Jameson Distillery                         Irish Dinner/Show
     • Professional tour director throughout          This morning visit the Boyne Valley Visitor
                                                                                                                language is still spoken (Apr 13 – Oct 19 depar-
     • Superior & first class hotels with private     Centre to learn about the ancient burial tombs
                                                                                                                tures). Visit Dun Aengus Fort perched on sheer
       bath/shower for 8 nights                       of Newgrange and Knowth and tour one of
                                                                                                                cliffs. In the Aran Heritage Centre learn about local
     • 8 full Irish breakfasts (B)                    them. Return to Dublin and take an open-top
                                                                                                                customs before returning to Galway. (B, D)
     • 7 dinners (D) including                        bus tour with a visit to Guinness or Jameson.
       - Dinner and traditional show in Dublin        This evening drive to a fun pub for a hearty
       - Farewell dinner with entertainment           dinner and traditional Irish songs. (B, D)                Day 8 – Fri: Strokestown Park House
         at Dunboyne Castle Hotel                                                                               & Dunboyne Castle
       - 5 table d’hote dinners                                                                                 Visit the 18th century Strokestown Park House
                                                      Day 3 – Sun: National Stud & Kilkenny
     • Welcome get-together drink                                                                               and spend time in the Famine Museum with its
                                                      In Kildare visit the Irish National Stud to see mag-
     • Tour of Dublin with a local guide                                                                        many documents relating to the 1840’s. Drive
                                                      nificent horses and learn about breeding. Also visit
     • “Titanic” walking tour of Cobh                                                                           to Dunboyne Castle Hotel, on the outskirts of
                                                      the Japanese Gardens, founded a century ago,
     • Day tour to Inis Mor, largest of the                                                                     Dublin. Check in and relax before enjoying a
                                                      before heading to Kilkenny to check in to your
       three Aran Islands (Apr 13 – Oct 19                                                                      farewell dinner with your group. (B, D)
                                                      hotel. Enjoy free time afterwards to browse around
       departures) or Connemara tour with             this charming and compact old city. (B, D)
       a “Quiet Man” walking tour of Cong                                                                       Day 9 – Sat: Tour Ends Dublin Airport
     • Visits and admissions to Kilmainham                                                                      Take a group transfer from your hotel to Dublin
                                                      Day 4 – Mon: Titanic Tour & Blarney Castle
       Gaol, Boyne Valley Visitor Centre &                                                                      Airport in plenty of time for the journey home. (B)
                                                      Stop for photos at the Rock of Cashel and continue
       Newgrange or Knowth Tomb, Irish                to Cobh, the last port of call for the “Titanic.” Take
       National Stud & Japanese Gardens,              a walking tour to discover places associated with                     9 DAY IRISH LEGENDS - 2012
       Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills,         the famous liner. Climb the ramparts of Blarney                 Book overnight flights from North America
       Blasket Centre, Foynes Flying Boat             Castle to gain the “Gift of Eloquence.” Drive to                  one day earlier than the tour start date
       Museum, Cliffs of Moher, Dun Aengus Fort,                                                                  Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
                                                      Killarney and check into your hotel. (B, D)                 Dublin                Dublin                Only
       Aran Heritage Centre and Strokestown
                                                                                                                  Fri Mar 09                 Sat        Mar    17          $1258
       Park House & Famine Museum                     Day 5 – Tue: Dingle Peninsula                               Fri Mar 16                 Sat        Mar    24           1258
     • Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,              Today discover the glorious Dingle Peninsula as           • Fri Mar 23                 Sat        Mar    31           1258
                                                                                                                  Fri Mar 30                 Sat        Apr    07           1368
       luggage tags & strap                           you drive past heathery mountains and sandy                 Fri Apr 06                 Sat        Apr    14           1478
     • All local taxes, hotel service charges &                                                                   Fri Apr 13                 Sat        Apr    21           1478
                                                      beaches. Stop in Dingle before continuing to the            Fri Apr 20                 Sat        Apr    28           1478
       porterage for one suitcase per person          Blasket Centre in Dunquin to learn about the off-           Fri Apr 27                 Sat        May    05           1628
                                                      shore Blasket Islands. Return to Killarney and enjoy      • Fri May 04                 Sat        May    12           1778
                                                                                                                  Fri May 11                 Sat        May    19           1778
                                                      free time to relax or walk around town. (B, D)              Fri May 18                 Sat        May    26           1778
                                                                                                                  Fri May 25                 Sat        Jun    02           1778
     YOUR HOTELS                                      Day 6 – Wed: Flying Boat Museum
                                                                                                                • Fri Jun 01
                                                                                                                  Fri Jun 08
                                                                                                                                             Sat
                                                                                                                                             Sat
                                                                                                                                                        Jun
                                                                                                                                                        Jun
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     Stay at the following (or similar):              & Cliffs of Moher                                           Fri Jun 15                 Sat        Jun    23           1778
                                                                                                                  Fri Jun 22                 Sat        Jun    30           1778
     • Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire,             Visit Foynes Flying Boat Museum, which recalls            • Fri Jun 29                 Sat        Jul    07           1778
       Dublin (2 nights)                              early days of air travel when Pan Am Clippers               Departures weekly until Nov 16
     • Ormonde Hotel, Kilkenny (1 night)              landed here. Travel through Bunratty Village                Single room supplement: $498.
                                                                                                                  Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
     • Killarney Towers Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)   before viewing the Cliffs of Moher, a wall of rock
                                                                                                                 •Save $55 per person if you are 55 or over.
     • Salthill Hotel, Galway (2 nights)              rising above the churning Atlantic. Drive through
                                                                                                                                      SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
     • Dunboyne Castle Hotel, Dunboyne                the Burren Country to your hotel in Galway. (B, D)                            BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
       (1 night)                                                                                                                             Airline information on page 34.
                                                      Day 7 – Thu: Aran Islands & Dun Aengus                                                       For the lowest prices,
     For detailed information and pictures                                                                                              contact your travel agent or cietours.com
     of each hotel go to www.cietours.com             Take a short ferry ride from Rossaveal to Inis Mor,                        Tour Code: LEA12             All prices in U.S. Dollars
     Photo: Aran Sweaters, Inis Mor, Aran Islands     the largest of the three Aran Islands where the Irish
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                                                                                                                                       Ardara

                                                                                                                            Slieve League
                                                                                                                                                   2 DONEGAL
                                                                                                                                                    Belleek

                                                            Boyne Valley Neolithic Tombs,                                                      Sligo
                                                               Slieve League Sea Cliffs,
                                                                                                                                       Castlebar
                                                                  Ring of Kerry Tour,                                                                         Boyne Valley
                                                                                                              Leenane
                                                             Deluxe Clontarf Castle Stay                       Clifden
                                                                                                            Connemara                  2 GALWAY
                                                                                                                                                                             2 + 1
                                                                                                                                                                             DUBLIN

                                                   Day 1 – Sat: Dublin & Book of Kells
                                                                                                                Cliffs of Moher
                                                   Arrive at Dublin Airport and transfer to your hotel                                     Bunratty
                                                   between 7:00 am and 12:00 noon. At 2:00 pm                                       Foynes              Cashel
    T O U R         I N C L U D E S
                                                   tour the city center to see the main areas and
    10 days/9 nights/17 meals                      view the Book of Kells in Trinity College. Enjoy
                                                                                                                           2 KILLARNEY
    or 1 day longer inc l. travel                  a welcome drink and talk about your trip.
• Group transfers at start and end of tour                                                               Ring of Kerry               Blarney

• Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout           Day 2 – Sun: Glendalough & Irish Evening                                                1 = Overnight Stops

• Dublin open-top bus tour with                    Visit the Glendalough Visitor Centre to learn about                                   = Start City   = End City
  complimentary visit and a drink                  St. Kevin’s 6th century monastery and see its
  at Guinness Storehouse or                        round tower, church ruins and Celtic crosses.
  Old Jameson Distillery                           Return to Dublin and take an open-top bus tour             Day 8 – Sat: Ring of Kerry &
• Professional tour director throughout            with a visit to Guinness or Jameson. Enjoy a fun           Skellig Experience
• Superior first class hotels with private         pub dinner and traditional Irish songs. (B, D)             Drive the Ring of Kerry for 100 miles of breath-
  bath/shower for 9 nights                                                                                    taking views and stop at scenic points for
• 9 full Irish breakfasts (B)                      Day 3 – Mon: Neolithic Tombs & Donegal                     photos. Meet a local farmer for a sheepdog
• 8 dinners (D) including                          This morning learn about the passage burial                demonstration and visit the Skellig Experience,
  - Dinner and traditional show in Dublin          tombs of Newgrange and Knowth, both of which               which explains wildlife on the nearby rocky
  - Farewell dinner at Clontarf Castle Hotel       are over 5,000 years old and visit one of them.            islands. Return to Killarney. (B, D)
  - 6 table d’hote dinners                         Drive through Ireland to your hotel near Donegal
• Welcome get-together drink                       town in time to relax before dinner. (B, D)                Day 9 – Sun: Blarney & Clontarf Castle
• Tour of Dublin with a local guide                                                                           Drive to the Blarney Woollen Mills for some
• Slieve League sea cliffs followed by             Day 4 – Tue: Slieve League Cliffs                          shopping. Visit the stately Rock of Cashel with
  home-baked scones with coffee or tea             Drive along the coast to view Slieve League sea            12th century church ruins. Continue to Dublin
• Catamaran cruise of Killary Fjord                cliffs, where the highest point reaches 1,972 feet.        and check in to Clontarf Castle, which dates
• Sheepdog trials on Ring of Kerry                 Travel through the majestic Glengesh Pass and              back to 1172. Enjoy a special farewell dinner
• Visits and admissions to Book of Kells           see demonstrations of spinning, weaving and                in the hotel’s old-world dining room. (B, D)
  at Trinity College, Glendalough Visitor          knitting at Triona Design. Spend free time in
  Centre, Boyne Valley Visitor Centre &            Donegal town and return to your hotel. (B, D)              Day 10 – Mon: Tour Ends in Dublin
  Newgrange or Knowth Tomb, Triona                                                                            Take a complimentary group transfer to
  Design, Belleek Pottery Factory,                 Day 5 – Wed: Belleek & Country Life                        Dublin Airport. (B)
  W. B. Yeats’ Grave, Museum of Country            Visit the Belleek Pottery Factory to see how the
  Life, Kylemore Abbey Visitor Centre,             craftspeople create the world-famous china. View                      10 DAY IRISH EXPLORER - 2012
                                                   the grave of W. B. Yeats, the Nobel prize-winning                 Book overnight flights from North America
  Connemara Celtic Crystal Factory,
                                                                                                                       one day earlier than the tour start date
  Cliffs of Moher, Foynes Flying Boat              poet. Continue to the Museum of Country Life to               Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
  Museum, Skellig Experience, Blarney              see collections of domestic goods used from 1850              Dublin                Dublin                Only
  Woollen Mills and Rock of Cashel                 to 1950. Drive to your hotel in Galway. (B, D)                Sat  Apr 07                Mon      Apr   16           $1698
• Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                                                                            •Sat   Apr 14                Mon      Apr   23            1698
                                                                                                                Sat Apr 21                  Mon      Apr   30            1728
  luggage tags & strap                             Day 6 – Thu: Connemara & Catamaran                           Sat Apr 28                  Mon      May   07            1728
• All local taxes, hotel service charges &         Tour Connemara for sweeping views of misty                   Sat May 05                  Mon      May   14            1998
                                                                                                               •Sat May 12                  Mon      May   21            1998
  porterage for one suitcase per person            mountains and shimmering lakes. In Leenane                   Sat May 19                  Mon      May   28            1998
                                                   take a short cruise of Killary Harbour for peaceful          Sat May 26                  Mon      Jun   04            2048
                                                                                                               •Sat Jun 02                  Mon      Jun   11            2048
                                                   views of hills and wild life. Stop for a look                Sat Jun 09                  Mon      Jun   18            2048
                                                   around Kylemore Abbey Visitor Centre and tour                Sat Jun 16                  Mon      Jun   25            2048
YOUR HOTELS                                        the Connemara Celtic Crystal Factory. (B, D)
                                                                                                                Sat Jun 23                  Mon      Jul   02            2048
                                                                                                               •Sat Jun 30                  Mon      Jul   09            2048
Stay at the following (or similar):                                                                             Departures weekly until Oct 27
•   Herbert Park Hotel, Dublin (2 nights)          Day 7 – Fri: Cliffs of Moher & Flying Boats                  Single room supplement: $598.
                                                                                                                Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
•   Mill Park Hotel, Donegal (2 nights)            Drive around Galway Bay to view the Cliffs of               •Save $55 per person if you are 55 or over.
•   Meyrick Hotel, Galway (2 nights)               Moher, an impressive wall of rock that rises
                                                                                                                                   SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
•   Killarney Avenue Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)   700 feet above the Atlantic Ocean. Stop briefly                               BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
•   Clontarf Castle Hotel, Dublin (1 night)        in Bunratty before driving to Foynes. Visit the                                       Airline information on page 34.
                                                   Flying Boat Museum, the landing place for                                                   For the lowest prices,
For detailed information and pictures                                                                                               contact your travel agent or cietours.com
of each hotel go to www.cietours.com               Pan Am Clippers during the 1930’s and 1940’s.                             Tour Code: EXA12             All prices in U.S. Dollars
Photo: Rock of Cashel, Co.Tipperary                Drive to your hotel in Killarney. (B, D)
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                                                                                                                                                                                            Belfast
                                                                                                                                                           Belleek
                                                        Belfast Guided Tour, Dingle Peninsula
                                                                                                                                                         Drumcliffe
                                                       Tour, Blarney Castle, Giant’s Causeway,
                                                            Overnight at Award-Winning                                           Castlebar
                                                                                                                                                           KINGSCOURT 1
                                                                    Cabra Castle                                    Connemara       Cong
                                                                                                                                                                                  Boyne Valley

                                                                                                                         Clifden
                                                                                                                                               2 GALWAY
                                                                                                                                                                           DUBLIN 2    + 1
         T O U R         I N C L U D E S                  Day 1 – Wed: Dublin & Kilmainham Gaol
                                                                                                                               Cliffs of     Burren
                                                          Start at Dublin Airport with a group transfer to                     Moher              Bunratty
         12 days/11 nights/20 meals                       your hotel between 7:00 am and 12:00 noon.
          or 1 day longer inc l. travel                   At 2:00 pm tour the city center to see prominent                                    Foynes
                                                                                                                                                                                 New Ross

     • Group transfers at start and end of tour           places and visit Kilmainham Gaol. Meet your                                                                        Waterford

     • Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout             fellow travelers over a welcome drink.                        Dingle       2 KILLARNEY
                                                                                                                                                       1 CORK
     • Dublin open-top bus tour with                                                                                                        Blarney
                                                                                                                           Kenmare
       complimentary visit and a drink                    Day 2 – Thu: Ancient Tombs & Irish Night
       at Guinness Storehouse or                          Learn about the 5,000-year-old tombs of Knowth                                           1 = Overnight Stops

       Old Jameson Distillery                             and Newgrange and visit one of them. Return                                            = Start City   = End City
     • Professional tour director throughout              to Dublin where the afternoon is at leisure for
     • Superior first class hotels with private           shopping or sightseeing. Drive to a fun pub for a            Day 9 – Thu: Giant’s Causeway & Derry
       bath/shower for 11 nights                          hearty dinner and traditional Irish songs. (B, D)            Explore the Giant’s Causeway, huge hexagonal
     • 11 full Irish breakfasts (B)                                                                                    basalt columns and return to Derry for a walking
     • 9 dinners (D) including                            Day 3 – Fri: Dunbrody & Waterford Crystal                    tour around the city’s ancient center, 16th century
       - Dinner and traditional show in Dublin            Drive to New Ross to visit the Dunbrody Famine               walls and Tower Museum. (B, D)
       - Dinner and Irish step-dancing display            Ship, a replica of a sailing vessel built in 1845 to
         at Cabra Castle Hotel                            transport emigrants. Tour the House of Waterford             Day 10 – Fri: Belfast & Cabra Castle Stay
       - 7 table d’hote dinners                           Crystal for a demonstration of glass blowing and             Travel to Belfast for a panoramic tour with a local
     • Welcome get-together drink                         cutting before driving to Cork. (B, D)                       guide. Head to Kingscourt to your castle hotel,
     • Tours of Dublin and Belfast with                                                                                built in 1760. After dinner, youthful dancers will
       local guides                                       Day 4 – Sat: Blarney Castle & Killarney                      display Irish step-dancing. (B, D)
     • “The Quiet Man” walking tour of Cong               Visit Blarney Castle to kiss the famous “Stone of
     • Walking tour of Derry with a local guide           Eloquence” and shop at the Blarney Woollen Mills.            Day 11 – Sat: Dublin Touring
     • Visits and admissions to Kilmainham                Drive into County Kerry and through Kenmare. Stop            Drive to Dublin and take an open-top bus tour
       Gaol, Boyne Valley Visitor Centre &                at Moll’s Gap for great views and continue along             with a visit to Guinness or Jameson. (B)
       Newgrange or Knowth Tomb, Dunbrody                 part of the Ring of Kerry route into Killarney. (B, D)
       Famine Ship, House of Waterford Crystal,
                                                                                                                       Day 12 – Sun: Tour Ends Dublin Airport
       Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills,             Day 5 – Sun: Dingle Peninsula Tour                           Take a group transfer to Dublin Airport. (B)
       Blasket Centre, Foynes Flying Boat                 Explore the scenic Dingle Peninsula. Admire views
       Museum, Cliffs of Moher, Kylemore                  of heathery mountains, sandy beaches and rocky
       Abbey Visitor Center, Museum of                    headlands. Pause in Dingle before continuing to                         12 DAY IRISH ODYSSEY - 2012
       Country Life, W. B. Yeats’ Grave, Belleek          the Blasket Centre in Dunquin to learn about the                   Book overnight flights from North America
                                                                                                                               one day earlier than the tour start date
       Pottery Factory, Giant’s Causeway                  offshore Blasket Islands. Return to Killarney. (B, D)          Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
       and Tower Museum                                                                                                  Dublin                Dublin                Only
     • Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                  Day 6 – Mon: Flying Boats & Cliffs of Moher                    Wed Mar 14                 Sun      Mar    25           $1798
       luggage tags & strap                               Travel to Foynes to learn about the early days of            • Wed   Mar 21               Sun      Apr    01            1798
                                                                                                                         Wed Mar 28                 Sun      Apr    08            1938
     • All local taxes, hotel service charges &           flight at the Flying Boat Museum. Drive to Bunratty            Wed Apr 04                 Sun      Apr    15            2068
       porterage for one suitcase per person              for free time before viewing the Cliffs of Moher,            • Wed Apr 11                 Sun      Apr    22            2068
                                                                                                                         Wed Apr 18                 Sun      Apr    29            2068
                                                          that rise 700 feet above the Atlantic Ocean. Drive             Wed Apr 25                 Sun      May    06            2198
                                                          around Galway and check in to your hotel. (B, D)               Wed May 02                 Sun      May    13            2348
                                                                                                                         Wed May 09                 Sun      May    20            2348
                                                                                                                         Wed May 16                 Sun      May    27            2348
                                                          Day 7 – Tue: “Quiet Man” & Connemara                           Wed May 23                 Sun      Jun    03            2348
     YOUR HOTELS                                          Drive to the village of Cong where “The Quiet Man”           • Wed May 30                 Sun      Jun    10            2348
                                                                                                                         Wed Jun 06                 Sun      Jun    17            2348
     Stay at the following (or similar):                  movie was made in 1952 for a guided walk around                Wed Jun 13                 Sun      Jun    24            2348
                                                          movie locations. Drive through Connemara for                   Wed Jun 20                 Sun      Jul    01            2348
     •   Davenport Hotel, Dublin (2 nights)                                                                              Wed Jun 27                 Sun      Jul    08            2348
     •   River Lee Hotel, Cork (1 night)                  views of misty mountains and shimmering lakes,                 Departures weekly until Nov 14
     •   Killarney Plaza Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)      stopping at Kylemore Abbey and Clifden. (B, D)                 Single room supplement: $634.
                                                                                                                         Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
     •   Salthill Hotel, Galway (2 nights)
                                                                                                                       •Save $55 per person if you are 55 or over.
     •   City Hotel, Derry (2 nights)                     Day 8 – Wed: Country Life & Belleek
                                                                                                                                         SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
     •   Cabra Castle Hotel, Cavan (1 night)              Travel to Castlebar to the Museum of Country Life                           BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
     •   Burlington Hotel, Dublin (1 night)               which displays articles used in everyday life. View                                     Airline information on page 34.
     For detailed information and pictures                W. B. Yeats’ grave in Drumcliffe Churchyard and                                               For the lowest prices,
                                                                                                                                             contact your travel agent or cietours.com
     of each hotel go to www.cietours.com                 visit Belleek Pottery Factory to see fine china-making.
                                                                                                                                      Tour Code: ODA12             All prices in U.S. Dollars
     Photo: Giant’s Causeway, Co. Antrim                  Continue through Donegal to Derry. (B, D)
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                                                                   Deluxe & Superior First Class Hotels – 12 Day Coach Tour
                                                                             From $                          Grand

                                                                     1998                                    Atlantic
                                                                                                                      Giant’s

                                                                                                                     land only                  Drive

                                                                                                                                                        2
                                                                                                                                                                  Causeway

                                                                                                                                                                Derry


                                                                         T   our Highlights:
                                                              Traditional Irish Evening in Dublin,
                                                                                                                                   Glenveagh           STRANORLAR
                                                                                                                                                      Belleek   BELFAST 1
                                                                                                                                                                   Downpatrick
                                                                                                                                                Sligo
                                                                Giant’s Causeway, Belfast Tour,
                                                                Jaunting Car Ride in Killarney,                           Castlebar
                                                                                                                                              Knock
    T O U R         I N C L U D E S                                   Farewell Banquet at                   Connemara
                                                                        Bunratty Castle                      Leenane  Cong
    12 days/11 nights/21 meals                                                                                                        2 GALWAY                     DUBLIN 2
     or 1 day longer inc l. travel
                                                                                                                     Cliffs of     Shannon
• Group transfers at start and end of tour        Day 1 – Sun: Shannon Arrival & Ennis                               Moher
                                                                                                                                 1
• Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout          Land at Shannon Airport and transfer to Ennis.                           ENNIS      1                      Cashel
                                                                                                                            Foynes      BUNRATTY
• Dublin open-top bus tour with compli-           Join a local guide for a walk around the historic
  mentary visit and a drink at Guinness           parts of this town. Sip a get-together drink before
  Storehouse or Old Jameson Distillery            dinner in your hotel. (D)
                                                                                                                         2
• Professional tour director throughout
                                                                                                                         KILLARNEY
• Deluxe & superior first class hotels with                                                                Ring of                        Blarney
                                                  Day 2 – Mon: Cliffs of Moher & Galway                      Kerry
  private bath/shower for 11 nights               View the Cliffs of Moher, rising above the foaming                                      1 = Overnight Stops
• 11 full Irish breakfasts (B)                    Atlantic breakers. Drive through the Burren to                                        = Start City   = End City
• 10 dinners (D) including                        see the Poulnabrone Dolmen, a huge prehistoric
  - Dinner and traditional Irish show                                                                    Day 9 – Mon: Farm Tea & Blarney Castle
                                                  monument. Take a panoramic tour of Galway
    in Dublin                                                                                            Pause for photos at the Rock of Cashel and visit
                                                  and check in to your hotel. (B, D)
  - Medieval Banquet and entertainment                                                                   a sheep farm to sample freshly-baked scones
    in Bunratty Castle                                                                                   with tea. Continue to Blarney Castle to kiss
                                                  Day 3 – Tue: Connemara & Catamaran
  - 8 table d’hote dinners                                                                               the famous “Stone of Eloquence” before driving
                                                  Travel through scenic Connemara to Leenane for
• Welcome get-together drink                                                                             to Killarney to your deluxe hotel. (B, D)
                                                  a catamaran cruise through Killary Harbour. See
• Walking tours of Ennis and Derry with           steep hills where reminders of the 1840’s Famine
  local guides                                                                                           Day 10 – Tue: Killarney & Ring of Kerry
                                                  are still visible. In the charming village of Cong,
• Catamaran cruise of Killary Fjord                                                                      Take a traditional horse-drawn jaunting car to
                                                  renowned for the 1952 movie, “The Quiet Man,”
• “The Quiet Man” walking tour of Cong                                                                   Ross Castle. Head off on the Ring of Kerry tour
                                                  take a short walk to see movie locations. (B, D)
• Tours of Belfast & Dublin with local guides                                                            for amazing natural beauty. Visit the Skellig
• Farmhouse tea and scones with                                                                          Experience and travel through Moll’s Gap and
                                                  Day 4 – Wed: Country Life & Belleek
  sheepdog display                                                                                       Ladies’ View for scenic panoramas. (B, D)
                                                  Visit the Museum of Country Life to see traditional
• Horse-drawn jaunting car ride in Killarney
                                                  rural lifestyles. Stop in the pilgrimage town of
• Foynes Flying Boat Museum and an                                                                       Day 11 – Wed: Bunratty Banquet
                                                  Knock and at the grave of W. B. Yeats. Continue
  Irish coffee                                                                                           Drive to Foynes to learn about the historic flights at
                                                  to Belleek for a tour of the Belleek Pottery Factory
• Visits and admissions to Cliffs of Moher,                                                              the Flying Boat Museum and enjoy an Irish coffee.
                                                  to watch skilled creation of delicate china. (B, D)
  Poulnabrone Dolmen, Connemara Celtic                                                                   Drive to Bunratty and head to Bunratty Castle’s
  Crystal Factory, Museum of Country Life,                                                               Great Hall for a medieval-style banquet. (B, D)
                                                  Day 5 – Thu: Glenveagh Castle
  Knock Shrine, W. B. Yeats’ Grave, Belleek
                                                  & Donegal
  Pottery Factory, Glenveagh Castle &                                                                    Day 12 – Thu: Tour Ends Shannon Airport
                                                  Tour Glenveagh Castle, a granite castle built in
  National Park, Giant’s Causeway,                                                                       Take a group transfer to Shannon Airport. (B)
                                                  1870 and surrounded by extensive gardens. Travel
  Down Cathedral, St. Patrick Centre,
                                                  the scenic Grand Atlantic Drive before returning to            12 DAY IRISH TRADITION - 2012
  Book of Kells at Trinity College,
                                                  Stranorlar in ample time for dinner. (B, D)                  Book overnight flights from North America
  Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen Mills
                                                                                                                 one day earlier than the tour start date
  and Skellig Experience
                                                  Day 6 – Fri: Derry & Giant’s Causeway                    Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
• Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                                                                        Shannon               Shannon               Only
                                                  Take a walking tour around Derry’s medieval city
  luggage tags & strap                                                                                     Sun Apr 08                  Thu     Apr      19        $1998
                                                  walls. Visit the Giant’s Causeway, huge columns          Sun Apr 15                  Thu     Apr      26         2045
• All local taxes, hotel service charges &
                                                  formed by volcanic activity. Travel along the          • Sun Apr 22                  Thu     May      03         2045
  porterage for one suitcase per person                                                                    Sun Apr 29                  Thu     May      10         2258
                                                  “Nine Glens of Antrim” to Belfast. (B, D)
                                                                                                           Sun May 06                  Thu     May      17         2358
                                                                                                           Sun May 13                  Thu     May      24         2358
                                                  Day 7 – Sat: Belfast & Dublin Pub Evening                Sun May 20                  Thu     May      31         2358
YOUR HOTELS                                       Tour Belfast with a local guide. Learn about
                                                                                                           Sun May 27                  Thu     Jun      07         2458
                                                                                                         •Sun Jun 03                   Thu     Jun      14         2458
Stay at the following (or similar):               Ireland’s patron saint at the St. Patrick Centre         Sun Jun 10                  Thu     Jun      21         2458
                                                  and see his grave at Down Cathedral. Drive               Sun Jun 17                  Thu     Jun      28         2458
•   Old Ground Hotel, Ennis (1 night)                                                                      Sun Jun 24                  Thu     Jul      05         2458
•   Galway Bay Hotel, Galway (2 nights)           through the Mourne Mountains and south to                Departures weekly until Oct 28
•   Kee’s Hotel, Stranorlar (2 nights)            Dublin. Head out for dinner and a traditional           Single room supplement: $598.
•   Europa Hotel, Belfast (1 night)               show at a fun pub. (B, D)                               Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
                                                                                                         •Save $55 per person if you are 55 or over.
•   Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Dublin (2 nights)
•   Brehon Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)            Day 8 – Sun: Dublin Tour & Book of Kells                                     SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
                                                                                                                             BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
•   Bunratty Castle Hotel, Bunratty (1 night)     Tour Dublin this morning and visit Trinity College                               Airline information on page 34.
For detailed information and pictures             to see the 8th century illuminated manuscript of                                       For the lowest prices,
                                                                                                                              contact your travel agent or cietours.com
of each hotel go to www.cietours.com              the Book of Kells. Use your open-top bus tour
                                                                                                                       Tour Code: TRA12             All prices in U.S. Dollars
Photo: Glenveagh Castle, Co. Donegal              voucher and visit Guinness or Jameson. (B)
                                                                                                                                                                                 19
                                                                                       Irish Classic
                                                                                  Superior First Class Hotels – 12 or 13 Day Coach Tour
                                                                                                        $                                                                      Giant’s



                                                                 T    our Highlights:
                                                        Bunratty Castle Medieval Banquet,
                                                                                          1898  From
                                                                                                                                   land only
                                                                                                                                                       Ardara           1
                                                                                                                                                                     DERRY
                                                                                                                                                                               Causeway
                                                                                                                                                                                               Antrim
                                                                                                                                                                                               Coast

                                                                                                                                                                               BELFAST 2
                                                       Traditional Irish Evening in Dublin,                                                                 Donegal
                                                                                                                                                                              Downpatrick
                                                       Giant’s Causeway,Westport House,
                                                                                                                                                         Sligo
                                                            Derry & Waterford Walks,                                    Achill                                                             Mourne
                                                                                                                       Island
                                                                Jaunting Car Ride                                                        2 WESTPORT                                        Mountains


         T O U R         I N C L U D E S
                                                                                                                                                  Galway                               1 + 1-2
                                                          Day 1: Dublin Sightseeing
         12 days/11 nights/21 meals,                      Start at Dublin Airport with a transfer to your                                                                    Kildare
                                                                                                                                                                                       DUBLIN
                                                                                                                                 Cliffs of
         13 days/12 nights/22 meals                       hotel. At 2:00 pm see Dublin’s highlights and                          Moher
                                                                                                                                                  1 BUNRATTY
          or 1 day longer inc l. travel                   visit Dublin Castle’s State Apartments.                                                                           Kilkenny
     • Group transfers at start and end of tour                                                                                              Foynes
                                                                                                                                                                            1 WATERFORD
     • Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout             Day 2: St. Patrick’s Grave & Belfast                      Dingle
     • Dublin open-top bus tour with compli-              Drive north to visit Down Cathedral to see                                  2 KILLARNEY       Cobh         Dungarvan
       mentary visit and a drink at Guinness                                                                           Kenmare
                                                          St. Patrick’s burial place and learn about his life                                Blarney
       Storehouse or Old Jameson Distillery               in the St. Patrick Centre. Visit the stately mansion
       (13-day tour only)                                 of Castle Ward and drive to Belfast. (B, D)                                               1 = Overnight Stops

     • Professional tour director throughout                                                                                                      = Start City   = End City
     • Superior first class hotels with private           Day 3: Belfast & Titanic Quarter                             Day 11: Waterford & Pub Dinner/Show
       bath/shower for 11 or 12 nights                    See the highlights of Belfast this morning includ-           Tour Waterford Crystal, stop in Kilkenny and
     • Full Irish breakfast daily (B)                     ing the newly-restored Titanic Quarter where the             visit the Irish National Stud. Head to Dublin for a
     • 10 dinners (D) including                           famous liner was built in 1912. (B, D)                       lively pub evening with a traditional show. (B, D)
       - Medieval banquet and entertainment
         at Bunratty Castle
                                                          Day 4: Giant’s Causeway & Derry                              Day 12: Tour Ends or Extends
       - Dinner & traditional Irish show in Dublin
                                                          Take the scenic coastal route to visit the Giant’s           Our 12-day program ends at Dublin Airport.
       - 8 table d’hote dinners
                                                          Causeway, huge hexagonal columns. Continue                   Those on the 13-day tour take an independent
     • Welcome get-together drink
                                                          to Derry for a short walk around the medieval city           open-top bus tour with a visit to Guinness
     • Tours of Dublin and Belfast
                                                          walls with a local guide. (B, D)                             or Jameson and a taxi transfer on day 13. (B)
     • Walking tours of Derry & Waterford
       with local guides                                                                                                 12 OR 13 DAY IRISH CLASSIC - 2012
                                                          Day 5: Donegal & Westport
     • Day tour to Achill Island                                                                                           Book overnight flights from North America
                                                          Travel through the rugged countryside of Donegal
     • Horse-drawn jaunting car ride in Killarney                                                                            one day earlier than the tour start date
                                                          and visit Triona Design. Pause at Yeats’ Grave               Tour starts    Tour ends        12 Day      13 Day
     • Irish coffee and music session at the
                                                          and drive to Westport for a stroll around the                Dublin         Dublin*         Land Only Land Only
       Marine Bar in Dungarvan
                                                          town. (B, D)                                                 Sat Mar 10          Wed Mar 21             $1898          $2068
     • Visits and admissions to Dublin Castle,                                                                         Sat Mar 17          Wed Mar 28              1898           2068
       Down Cathedral, St. Patrick Centre,                                                                             Sat Mar 24          Wed Apr 04              1898           2068
                                                          Day 6: Achill Island & Westport House                      • Sat Mar 31          Wed Apr 11              2048           2248
       Castle Ward, Titanic Quarter, Giant’s                                                                           Thu Apr 05          Mon Apr 16              2198           2398
                                                          Cross to Achill Island by bridge and follow the              Sat Apr 07          Wed Apr 18              2198           2398
       Causeway, Triona Design, W. B. Yeats’
                                                          Atlantic Drive for wonderful views. Return to                Thu Apr 12          Mon Apr 23              2198           2398
       Grave, Westport House, Poulnabrone                                                                              Sat Apr 14          Wed Apr 25              2198           2398
                                                          Westport and tour stately Westport House. (B, D)
       Dolmen, Cliffs of Moher, Foynes Flying                                                                          Thu Apr 19          Mon Apr 30              2198           2398
       Boat Museum, Blarney Woollen Mills,                                                                           • Sat Apr 21          Wed May 02              2278           2478
                                                          Day 7: Cliffs Of Moher & Bunratty Banquet                    Thu Apr 26          Mon May 07              2278           2478
       Cobh Heritage Centre, House of                                                                                  Sat Apr 28          Wed May 09              2358           2558
       Waterford Crystal and Irish National Stud
                                                          Travel to Galway City for a panoramic tour before            Thu May 03          Mon May 14              2358           2558
       & Japanese Gardens
                                                          viewing the Poulnabrone Dolmen. Walk along the               Sat May 05          Wed May 16              2358           2558
                                                                                                                       Thu May 10          Mon May 21              2358           2558
     • Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,
                                                          Cliffs of Moher and on to Bunratty Castle to enjoy           Sat May 12          Wed May 23              2358           2558
       luggage tags & strap
                                                          a jolly medieval banquet with music. (B, D)                  Thu May 17          Mon May 28              2398           2598
                                                                                                                       Sat May 19          Wed May 30              2398           2598
     • All local taxes, hotel service charges &                                                                      • Thu May 24          Mon Jun 04              2488           2688
       porterage for one suitcase per person              Day 8: Foynes & Dingle Peninsula                             Sat May 26          Wed Jun 06              2488           2688
                                                          Visit Foynes Flying Boat Museum and journey                  Thu May 31          Mon Jun 11              2488           2688
                                                                                                                       Sat Jun 02          Wed Jun 13              2488           2688
                                                          along the scenic Dingle Peninsula. Travel up the             Thu Jun 07          Mon Jun 18              2488           2688
     YOUR HOTELS                                          Connor Pass for panoramic views before heading               Sat Jun 09          Wed Jun 20              2488           2688
                                                                                                                       Thu Jun 14          Mon Jun 25              2488           2688
     Stay at the following (or similar):                  to Killarney. (B, D)                                       • Sat Jun 16          Wed Jun 27              2488           2688
     •   Conrad Hilton Hotel, Dublin (1 night)                                                                         Thu Jun 21          Mon Jul 02              2488           2688
                                                                                                                       Sat Jun 23          Wed Jul 04              2488           2688
     •   Europa Hotel, Belfast (2 nights)                 Day 9: Killarney & Jaunting Car Ride                         Thu Jun 28          Mon Jul 09              2488           2688
     •   City Hotel, Derry (1 night)                      Take a traditional horse-drawn jaunting car ride             Sat Jun 30          Wed Jul 11              2488           2688
                                                                                                                       Departures twice a week until Nov 17
     •   Hotel Westport, Westport (2 nights)              to Ross Castle. Drive to Kenmare and on to
                                                                                                                       *13 day tour returns from Dublin one day later than shown above.
     •   Bunratty Castle Hotel, Bunratty (1 night)        Moll’s Gap for wonderful Ring of Kerry views.
                                                                                                                       Single room supplements: 12 day tour $668, 13 day tour $748.
     •   Killarney Plaza Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)      Enjoy free time in Killarney. (B, D)                         Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
     •   Granville Hotel, Waterford (1 night)                                                                                       •Save $55 per person if you are 55 or over.
     •   Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire,               Day 10: Cobh Heritage Centre                                                         SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
         Dublin (1 or 2 nights)                           Visit Cobh Heritage Centre, where displays show                                    BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
     For detailed information and pictures                the many hardships that travelers endured. In                                    Airline information on page 34. For the lowest
     of each hotel go to www.cietours.com                                                                                                prices, contact your travel agent or cietours.com
                                                          Dungarvan sip an Irish coffee and hear traditional
                                                                                                                                      Tour Code: CLA12            All prices in U.S. Dollars
     Photo: Belfast City Hall, Co. Antrim                 music. In Waterford take a historic city stroll. (B, D)
20
                                                   Jewels of Ireland
                                                                  Superior First Class Hotels – 14 Day Coach Tour
                                                                                                    $
                                                     T     2118   our Highlights:
                                                    Bunratty Castle Medieval Banquet,
                                                                                            From
                                                                                                                           land only
                                                                                                                                         Ardara
                                                                                                                                                                   Giant’s
                                                                                                                                                                   Causeway


                                                                                                                                                                Derry

                                                                                                                                                    2 DONEGAL           BELFAST 1
                                                   Traditional Irish Evening in Dublin,                                        Slieve League
                                                                                                                                                      Belleek
                                                     Killary Fjord Catamaran Cruise,
                                                                                                                                               Sligo
                                                         Slieve League Sea Cliffs,
                                                            Cabra Castle Hotel                                        Castlebar
                                                                                                                                             Knock                   1 KINGSCOURT
                                                                                                              Leenane
    T O U R         I N C L U D E S
                                                                                                            Connemara Cong
                                                                                                             Clifden                                                             DUBLIN
    14 days/13 nights/24 meals                     Day 1 – Fri: Dublin Castle & City Tour                                              2 GALWAY                                  2 + 1
     or 1 day longer inc l. travel                 Tour starts Dublin Airport with a hotel transfer. At
                                                                                                                        Cliffs of                            Kildare
• Group transfers at start and end of tour         2:00 pm see Dublin city and visit Dublin Castle.                     Moher          1 BUNRATTY
• Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout           Enjoy a welcome drink.
• Dublin open-top bus tour with
                                                                                                                                    Foynes
  complimentary visit and a drink                  Day 2 – Sat: National Stud & Pub Dinner                   DINGLE                                    Waterford
                                                                                                                    2
  at Guinness Storehouse or                        Visit the National Stud to see thoroughbred horses                        Killarney
  Old Jameson Distillery                           and Japanese Gardens. Take an open-top bus
                                                                                                                                              1 KINSALE
• Professional tour director throughout            tour around Dublin and visit Guinness or Jameson.
• Superior first class hotels with private         Head to a fun pub for dinner and a show. (B, D)                                         1 = Overnight Stops
  bath/shower for 13 nights                                                                                                              = Start City   = End City
• 13 full Irish breakfasts (B)                     Day 3 – Sun: Waterford Crystal & Kinsale
• 11 dinners (D) including                         Visit the House of Waterford Crystal to see the        through majestic Glengesh Pass. In Ardara visit
  - Dinner & traditional Irish show in Dublin      making of this lovely product and a wide selec-        Triona Design to see woolen production. (B, D)
  - Medieval banquet in Bunratty Castle            tion of stemware. In Kinsale join a local guide for
  - Dinner and Irish step-dancing display          a short walk around this historic port. (B, D)         Day 11 – Mon: Derry & Giant’s Causeway
    at Cabra Castle Hotel                                                                                 Take a walking tour in Derry to see the medieval
  - 8 table d’hote dinners                         Day 4 – Mon: Muckross House & Killarney                city walls. Explore the huge hexagonal columns
• Welcome get-together drink                       Drive along part of the Ring of Kerry for splendid     of the Giant’s Causeway. Drive along the scenic
• Tours of Dublin & Belfast with local guides      views. Tour Muckross House and browse around           coastal route to your hotel in Belfast. (B, D)
• Walking tours of Kinsale & Derry with guides     Killarney. Travel out along the Dingle Peninsula
• “The Quiet Man” walking tour of Cong             to your hotel in Dingle town center. (B, D)            Day 12 – Tue: Belfast & Cabra Castle
• Catamaran cruise with an Irish coffee                                                                   Tour Belfast with a local guide to see major sights
• Slieve League sea cliffs followed by             Day 5 – Tue: Dingle Peninsula                          before heading south to your castle hotel. Arrive in
  home-baked scones with coffee or tea             Discover the glorious Dingle Peninsula. Tour the       time to enjoy the facilities and, after dinner, watch
• Visits and admissions to Dublin Castle,          Blasket Experience to learn about the Blasket          dancers display intricate step-dancing. (B, D)
  National Stud & Japanese Gardens,                Islands, inhabited until 1953 by hardy islanders.
  House of Waterford Crystal, Muckross             Visit the tiny 6th century Gallarus Oratory. (B, D)    Day 13 – Wed: Boyne Centre & Dublin
  House & Gardens, Blasket Experience,                                                                    Visit the Battle of the Boyne Centre to learn about
  Gallarus Oratory, Foynes Flying Boat             Day 6 – Wed: Cliffs of Moher & Banquet                 the 1690 conflict. Then travel into Dublin and
  Museum, Cliffs of Moher, Burren Display          Visit Foynes Flying Boat Museum to learn about         enjoy free time. (B)
  Centre, Poulnabrone Dolmen, Kylemore             early air travel. See the dramatic Cliffs of Moher
  Abbey Visitor Centre, Museum of Country          and experience a medieval banquet at 15th              Day 14 – Thu: Tour Ends Dublin Airport
  Life, Knock Shrine, W. B. Yeats’ Grave,          century Bunratty Castle. (B, D)                        Take a group transfer to Dublin Airport where
  Belleek Pottery Factory, Triona Design,                                                                 your tour ends. (B)
  Giant’s Causeway and Battle of the
                                                   Day 7 – Thu: Burren & Galway
  Boyne Centre                                                                                                    14 DAY JEWELS OF IRELAND - 2012
                                                   Visit the Burren Display Centre which explains the
• Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                                                                             Book overnight flights from North America
                                                   flora and fauna of the region and view the
  luggage tags & strap                                                                                            one day earlier than the tour start date
                                                   Poulnabrone Dolmen, a Neolithic burial place.            Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
• All local taxes, hotel service charges &
                                                   Take a drive around Galway city center. (B, D)           Dublin                Dublin                Only
  porterage for one suitcase per person
                                                                                                          • Fri   Mar 09                Thu     Mar    22           $2118
                                                                                                            Fri Mar 16                  Thu     Mar    29            2118
                                                   Day 8 – Fri: “Quiet Man” & Catamaran                     Fri Mar 23                  Thu     Apr    05            2118
                                                   Take a guided walk around Cong where “The              • Fri Mar 30                  Thu     Apr    12            2338
YOUR HOTELS                                        Quiet Man” movie was made. Drive through                 Fri Apr 06                  Thu     Apr    19            2338
                                                                                                            Fri Apr 13                  Thu     Apr    26            2338
Stay at the following (or similar):                Connemara and cruise Killary Fjord to survey             Fri Apr 20                  Thu     May    03            2338
•   Davenport Hotel, Dublin (2 nights)             lovely scenery while sipping an Irish coffee. (B, D)     Fri Apr 27                  Thu     May    10            2518
                                                                                                          • Fri May 04                  Thu     May    17            2518
•   Carlton Hotel, Kinsale (1 night)                                                                        Fri May 11                  Thu     May    24            2698
•   Benner’s Hotel, Dingle (2 nights)              Day 9 – Sat: Country Life & Belleek                      Fri May 18                  Thu     May    31            2698
                                                                                                            Fri May 25                  Thu     Jun    07            2698
•   Bunratty Castle Hotel, Bunratty (1 night)      Visit the Museum of Country Life to view folk crafts     Fri Jun 01                  Thu     Jun    14            2698
•   Galway Bay Hotel, Galway (2 nights)            and traditional rural life. Stop in Knock and view       Fri Jun 08                  Thu     Jun    21            2698
                                                                                                            Fri Jun 15                  Thu     Jun    28            2698
•   Millpark Hotel, Donegal (2 nights)             W. B. Yeats’ Grave. Tour the Belleek Pottery Factory     Fri Jun 22                  Thu     Jul    05            2698
•   Radisson Blu Hotel, Belfast (1 night)          to see fine china and drive to Donegal. (B, D)           Fri Jun 29                  Thu     Jul    12            2698
•   Cabra Castle Hotel, Kingscourt (1 night)                                                                Departures weekly until Oct 26
                                                                                                           Single room supplement: $728.
•   Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire,             Day 10 – Sun: Slieve League & Donegal                   Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
    Dublin (1 night)                               View Slieve League sea cliffs, the highest in          •Save $55 per person if you are 55 or over.
                                                                                                           Tour Code: JEA12                         All prices in U.S. Dollars
Photo: Cabra Castle Hotel, Kingscourt, Co. Cavan   Europe. Enjoy coffee or tea with scones and drive
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                                                                     Heart of Wales
                                                                        & England
                                                                               Superior First Class Hotels – 8 Day Coach Tour
                                                                   From    $
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                                                                                                                    Llandudno
                                                                                                                                       Llangollen
                                                                                                       CAERNARFON 2        Snowdonia
                                                                                                                                          Bridgnorth
                                                                  T    our Highlights:
                                                     Stunning Welsh Scenery,Welsh Banquet
                                                                                                          Portmerion
                                                                                                                                                                 STRATFORD-
                                                                                                                                                          1 UPON-AVON
                                                                                                                                                      Cotswolds
                                                                                                                             Brecon
                                                      at Cardiff Castle,Tower of London &                                   Beacons            Oxford         WINDSOR
                                                       Crown Jewels, Jane Austen’s City of                           CARDIFF 1
                                                                                                                                                                1   2
                                                     Bath, Caernarfon Castle, Shakespeare’s                                                 Bath                    LONDON
                                                           Birthplace,Windsor Castle
                                                                                                                                                    1 = Overnight Stops

                                                                                                                                                  = Start City   = End City
                                                     Day 1 – Sat: London & Welcome Dinner
         T O U R         I N C L U D E S             Tour starts at Heathrow Airport with a transfer
         8 days/7 nights/13 meals,                   to your hotel. At 2:30 pm take an orientation bus         highest peak in Wales. Visit the National Slate
         or 1 day longer inc l. travel               tour around central London. In the evening meet           Museum which tells about the hardships of this
                                                     your tour director and fellow travelers over a            region’s slate industry. Tour the massive walls
     •   Group transfers at start and end of tour    welcome drink before dining in your hotel. (D)
     •   Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout                                                                and battlements of Caernarfon Castle, built in
     •   Professional tour director throughout                                                                 1283 by Edward I as a military stronghold and
                                                     Day 2 – Sun: Tower of London &                            a palace. (B, D)
     •   Superior first class hotels with private
                                                     City Sights
         bath/shower for 7 nights
                                                     Take an open-top bus tour around central                  Day 6 – Thu: Llangollen &
     •   7 full breakfasts (B)
                                                     London to see famous landmarks. Travel at your            Stratford-upon-Avon
     •    6 dinners (D) including
                                                     own pace and take a walking tour and River                Drive to the charming village of Llangollen before
         - Welcome dinner in London
                                                     Thames cruise, if you wish. Visit the Tower of            heading across the English border for a look
         - Welsh banquet at Cardiff Castle
                                                     London to view the magnificent Crown Jewels               around the picturesque town of Bridgnorth. Drive
         - 4 table d’hote dinners
                                                     and many fortresses. You are free to choose a             to Stratford-upon-Avon for a panoramic tour and
     •   Welcome get-together drink
                                                     restaurant to dine independently. (B)                     visit Shakespeare’s Birthplace to see an exhibi-
     •   Sightseeing tours of London, Cardiff
         and Stratford-upon-Avon                                                                               tion about his life and the house where he was
                                                     Day 3 – Mon: Jane Austen’s Bath &                         born. Check in to your Tudor-style hotel. (B, D)
     •   London open-top bus tour
                                                     Cardiff Castle Banquet
     •   Walking tours of Bath and Oxford
                                                     Drive to Bath, popular for its natural hot springs        Day 7 – Fri: Cotswolds & Windsor Castle
     •   Visits and admissions to Tower of London,
                                                     with the Romans 2,000 years ago. Bath was                 Drive through the Cotswolds and stop in
         Roman Baths & Pump Room, Cardiff
                                                     home to Jane Austen from 1801 to 1806. Take               Broadway, typical of the lovely old villages in
         Castle, Portmeirion Village, National
                                                     a walking tour to view Regency houses, Pulteney           the region. Take a walking tour through Oxford
         Slate Museum, Caernarfon Castle,
                                                     Bridge and Bath Abbey and visit the Roman                 to learn about the city and the most famous
         Shakespeare’s Birthplace and
                                                     Baths and Pump Room. Travel into Wales for                colleges. Tour Windsor Castle, one of The
         Windsor Castle
                                                     a panoramic drive around Cardiff, Wales’ proud            Queen’s official residences, to see the State
     •   Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,
                                                     capital. Head to Cardiff Castle for a tour and            Apartments and St. George’s Chapel. Check in
         luggage tags & strap
                                                     a fun Welsh banquet. (B, D)                               to your hotel for a farewell dinner. (B, D)
     •   All local taxes, hotel service charges &
         porterage for one suitcase per person
                                                     Day 4 – Tue: Brecon Beacons &                             Day 8 – Sat: Tour Ends Heathrow Airport
                                                     Portmeirion Village                                       Transfer to Heathrow Airport to arrive at 7:00 am
                                                     Drive through the lovely expanses of Brecon               or 10:00 am in good time to check in for your
                                                     Beacons National Park, a region of gentle hills.          flight home. (B)
     YOUR HOTELS                                     Stop in the market town of Brecon and continue
     Stay at the following (or similar):             north to visit the Italianate village of Portmeirion,
                                                                                                                 8 DAY HEART OF WALES & ENGLAND - 2012
     • Radisson Edwardian Vanderbilt Hotel,          a charming resort with winding streets and
                                                     woodland gardens. A short drive will take you                  Book overnight flights from North America
       London (2 nights)                                                                                              one day earlier than the tour start date
     • Maldron Hotel, Cardiff (1 night)              to Caernarfon, where the Prince of Wales was               Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
     • Celtic Royal Hotel, Caernarfon                invested in 1969. You may like to look around              London                London                Only
       (2 nights)                                    the market square and quaint buildings. (B, D)             Sat Apr 21                  Sat      Apr    28           $1598
                                                                                                                Sat May 05                  Sat      May    12            1678
     • Shakespeare Hotel, Stratford-upon-Avon                                                                   Sat May 19                  Sat      May    26            1678
       (1 night)                                     Day 5 – Wed: Castles of North Wales                        Sat Jun 02                  Sat      Jun    09            1678
                                                                                                                Sat Jun 16                  Sat      Jun    23            1678
     • Harte & Garter Hotel, Windsor                 & Snowdonia                                                Sat Jun 30                  Sat      Jul    07            1678
       (1 night)                                     Today tour North Wales, starting in Llandudno              Departures weekly until Oct 27
     For detailed information and pictures           to walk along the seafront lined with elegant              Single room supplement: $465.
                                                                                                                Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
     of each hotel go to www.cietours.com            Victorian buildings. Also stop in Conwy to view            Tour Code: WAA12                            All prices in U.S. Dollars
     Photo: Caernarfon Castle, North Wales           its castle and pause for photos of Snowdon, the
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                                                        T    our Highlights:
                                                   Welcome Dinner in London,
                                                                                                                         INVERNESS
                                                                                                                                 Loch 1
                                                                                                                                              Culloden
                                                                                                                                 Ness
                                                Scottish Ceilidh, Sheepdog Trials,                                                             Pitlochry
                                                                                                                                    Loch
                                                                                                                                  Lomond
                                                Beatles-Themed Tour in Liverpool,
                                                 Lake District, Edinburgh Castle,                                    GLASGOW 1                   2 EDINBURGH
                                                       Culloden Battlefield
                                                                                                                                                  Lake
                                                                                                                                                  District
                                                  Day 1 – Fri: London Arrival & Orientation
                                                  Land at Heathrow Airport and transfer to your hotel. In
    T O U R        I N C L U D E S
                                                  the afternoon take an introductory jaunt around some of                                            1 LIVERPOOL
    8 days/7 nights/12 meals                      London’s attractions and main areas of interest. This will help                                              Stratford-upon-Avon
    or 1 day longer inc l. travel                 you find your way on the open-top bus tour. In the evening
                                                                                                                                                           Cotswolds
•   Group transfers at start and end of tour
                                                  meet your guide and fellow travelers over a welcome drink
•   Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout
                                                  and dinner in your hotel. (D)
                                                                                                                                                               LONDON 2
•   Professional tour director throughout
•   Superior first class hotels with private      Day 2 – Sat: London Bus Tour & Tower
    bath/shower for 7 nights                      Today explore London at your own pace on an open-top
•   7 full breakfasts (B)                         bus tour to see the highlights, including the Houses
                                                                                                                           1 = Overnight Stops
•   5 dinners (D) including                       of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Trafalgar Square,
                                                  Piccadilly Circus and more. You may also take a                        = Start City     = End City
    - Welcome dinner in London
    - Restaurant in Edinburgh                     walking tour and a cruise on the River Thames.
                                                                                                       where dogs herd sheep and ducks through
    - 3 table d'hote dinners                      Also visit the Tower of London to see the Crown
                                                                                                       various obstacles. Tour Culloden Battlefield Visitor
•   Welcome get-together drink                    Jewels and Beefeaters. (B)
                                                                                                       Centre to see where Bonnie Prince Charlie was
•   Sightseeing tours of London, Edinburgh                                                             defeated in 1746. Head for Inverness to enjoy a
    and Glasgow                                   Day 3 – Sun: Stratford & Liverpool
                                                                                                       special ceilidh with Scottish music. (B, D)
•   London open-top bus tour                      Drive through the Cotswolds, a delightful hilly
•   Beatles-themed tour of Liverpool              region with honey-colored stone houses. Stop in
                                                  Stratford-upon-Avon for a look around on your        Day 7 – Thu: Scottish Highlands &
    with a local guide                                                                                 Loch Lomond Cruise
•   Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm                own and see Shakespeare’s Birthplace, if you
                                                  wish. Continue your drive to Liverpool where a       See more great scenery as you drive along the
•   Ceilidh with singers, piper and dancers                                                            beautiful shores of Loch Ness, famous for its
    in Inverness                                  local guide will point out many of the places made
                                                  famous by the Beatles – Penny Lane, Strawberry       monster. Journey through Glen Coe, a spectacular
•   Loch Lomond sightseeing cruise                                                                     glen made famous by the Campbells’ massacre
•   Reserved seats for Edinburgh Military         Field and the world-famous Cavern Club. Check
                                                  in to your hotel in the city center. (B, D)          of the Clan Macdonald in 1692. Take a scenic
    Tattoo on August 3 to 17 departures                                                                cruise on Loch Lomond and a short orientation
•   Visits and admissions to Tower of London,                                                          tour around Glasgow. (B, D)
    World of Beatrix Potter, Old Blacksmith’s     Day 4 – Mon: Lake District & Gretna Green
    Shop at Gretna Green, Edinburgh Castle        Drive through the Lake District for stunning views
                                                  of lakes, gentle hills and valleys. In Bowness-      Day 8 – Fri: Depart for Home
    and Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre
                                                  on-Windermere visit the World of Beatrix Potter      Your tour ends with a group transfer to Glasgow
•   Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,
                                                  to see some of the characters that she created.      Airport. (B)
    luggage tags & strap
•   All local taxes, hotel service charges &      Stop at the Old Blacksmith’s Shop at Gretna
                                                                                                        8 DAY ENGLISH & SCOTTISH DISCOVERY - 2012
    porterage for one suitcase per person         Green and on to Edinburgh. In the evening dine
                                                  at a restaurant in the city center. (B, D)                 Book overnight flights from North America
                                                                                                                   one day earlier than the tour start date
                                                                                                             Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
                                                  Day 5 – Tue: Edinburgh Castle & City Tour                  London                Glasgow               Only
                                                  Tour Edinburgh city center to see the medieval             Fri Apr 13                  Fri      Apr    20           $1598
YOUR HOTELS                                       town and the 200-year-old Georgian “New Town”              Fri Apr 20                  Fri      Apr    27            1598
                                                                                                             Fri Apr 27                  Fri      May    04            1698
Stay at the following (or similar):               with its wide streets and elegant squares. See the         Fri May 04                  Fri      May    11            1698
                                                  bustling Princes Street with excellent shopping.           Fri May 11                  Fri      May    18            1698
• Radisson Edwardian Grafton Hotel,                                                                          Fri May 18                  Fri      May    25            1698
  London (2 nights)                               Travel along the narrow Royal Mile to Edinburgh            Fri May 25                  Fri      Jun    01            1698
• Hilton Hotel, Liverpool (1 night)               Castle for a guided tour and great views over the          Fri Jun 01                  Fri      Jun    08            1698
                                                                                                             Fri Jun 08                  Fri      Jun    15            1698
• Radisson Blu Hotel, Edinburgh (2 nights)        city. The afternoon and evening are at leisure and         Fri Jun 15                  Fri      Jun    22            1698
• Columba Hotel, Inverness (1 night)              there’s no shortage of great places to visit. (B)          Fri Jun 22                  Fri      Jun    29            1698
                                                                                                             Fri Jun 29                  Fri      Jul    06            1698
• Menzies Hotel, Glasgow (1 night)                                                                           Departures weekly until Oct 26
For detailed information and pictures             Day 6 – Wed: Sheepdogs & Culloden                          Single room supplement: $510.
of each hotel go to www.cietours.com              Drive into the Highlands and enjoy the splendid            Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
                                                                                                             Tour Code: VOA12                            All prices in U.S. Dollars
Photo: Loch Lomond, Highlands                     scenery with majestic peaks. Visit Leault Farm
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                                                                     T    our Highlights:
                                                         Edinburgh Twilight Tour with Dinner,
                                                         Highland Entertainment, Loch Lomond
                                                          Scenic Cruise, Isle of Skye, Culloden                                                  Culloden
                                                                                                                                  NAIRN
                                                             Battlefield, Edinburgh Castle,                  Isle of        Loch Ness  1
                                                                                                              Skye                                Speyside          BLAIRS
                                                                   Speyside Distillery                                                                               2
       T O U R           I N C L U D E S                                                                       Armadale                           Braemar

        8 days/7 nights/13 meals,                                                                                                  Ft. William
                                                                                                                                                                 Glamis
        9 days/8 nights/14 meals                       Day 1 – Sun: Glasgow City Tour                                         1
                                                                                                               BALLACHULISH                       St. Andrews
        or 1 day longer inc l. travel                  Arrive in Glasgow Airport. At 2:30 pm take
                                                                                                                                       Loch
                                                       a coach tour around Glasgow’s main attractions                                Lomond
     • Group transfers at start and end of tour                                                                                          1                2-3
                                                       and visit Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum.
     • Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout                                                                                        GLASGOW            EDINBURGH
                                                       Meet your tour director and fellow travelers
     • Edinburgh open-top bus tour
                                                       over a welcome drink before dinner. (D)
       (9-day tour only)
     • Professional tour director throughout
                                                       Day 2 – Mon: Loch Lomond Cruise
     • Superior first class hotels with private
                                                       & Inveraray Castle
       bath/shower for 7 or 8 nights
                                                       Take a short cruise on Loch Lomond to admire
     • Full Scottish breakfast daily (B)                                                                                                       1 = Overnight Stops
                                                       beautiful views. Take a guided tour through
     • 6 dinners (D) including                                                                                                               = Start City   = End City
                                                       stately Inveraray Castle and walk around the
       - Scottish Highland Cabaret
                                                       village. Cross Rannoch Moor and pass through
       - Dinner at Prezzo Italian Restaurant                                                                  Day 7 – Sat: Edinburgh Castle & City Tour
                                                       spectacular Glen Coe before arriving at your
         in Leith, near Edinburgh                                                                             Start your Edinburgh tour in the 200-year-old
                                                       hotel on the west coast. (B, D)
       - 4 table d’hote dinners                                                                               “New Town.” See medieval townhouses along
     • Welcome get-together drink                                                                             the Royal Mile on the way to tour the imposing
                                                       Day 3 – Tue: Isle of Skye &
     • Sightseeing tours of Glasgow & Edinburgh                                                               Edinburgh Castle. The balance of the day is free
                                                       Clan Donald Centre
     • Scenic cruise of Loch Lomond                                                                           for independent touring and dining. (B)
                                                       Drive along the famous “Road to the Isles” and
     • Ferry to the Isle of Skye
                                                       take a ferry to the Isle of Skye. Visit the Clan
     • Whisky tasting and tour at                                                                             Day 8 – Sun: Depart Edinburgh Airport
                                                       Donald Centre at Armadale Castle and drive
       Glenfiddich Distillery                                                                                 or Extend your Stay
                                                       through the island scenery. Head for Nairn to enjoy
     • Tea and scones at Falls of Feugh                                                                       If you are on an 8-day tour, take a group transfer to
                                                       a special cabaret with Scottish music. (B, D)
     • Twilight tour of Edinburgh                                                                             arrive at Edinburgh Airport. If you have booked our
     • Reserved seats for Edinburgh Military                                                                  9-day tour, take an open-top hop-on hop-off bus
       Tattoo on July 29 to August 19 departures
                                                       Day 4 – Wed: Culloden Battlefield
                                                       & Distillery                                           tour to see Edinburgh at your own pace. Transfer
     • Visits and admissions to Kelvingrove Art                                                               to Edinburgh Airport on the following day. (B)
       Gallery & Museum, Inveraray Castle,
                                                       Tour Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre and see
       Clan Donald Centre at Armadale Castle,
                                                       where Bonnie Prince Charlie was defeated in
                                                                                                                  8 OR 9 DAY SCOTTISH DREAM - 2012
       Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Speyside
                                                       1746. Drive into Speyside to tour the Speyside
                                                                                                                    Book overnight flights from North America
       Cooperage, Crathie Church, Glamis
                                                       Cooperage and also Glenfiddich Distillery to                   one day earlier than the tour start date
       Castle, St. Andrews and Edinburgh Castle
                                                       view whisky making and sample a “wee dram.”              Tour starts    Tour ends         8 Day       9 Day
     • Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,
                                                       Continue to your 19th century mansion hotel              Glasgow        Edinburgh*      Land Only Land Only
                                                       in Blairs. (B, D)                                        Sun Apr 08         Sun Apr       15     $1478            $1658
       luggage tags & strap                                                                                     Sun Apr 15         Sun Apr       22      1478             1658
     • All local taxes, hotel service charges &                                                                 Sun Apr 22         Sun Apr       29      1478             1658
                                                       Day 5 – Thu: Royal Deeside &                             Sun Apr 29         Sun May       06      1478             1658
       porterage for one suitcase per person                                                                    Sun May 06         Sun May       13      1598             1788
                                                       Afternoon Tea                                            Sun May 13         Sun May       20      1598             1788
                                                       Drive along “Royal Deeside” to Braemar, famous           Sun May 20         Sun May       27      1598             1788
                                                                                                                Sun May 27         Sun Jun       03      1678             1888
                                                       for its Highland games. Pass the Royal Family’s
     YOUR HOTELS                                       Balmoral Castle and visit the lovely Crathie
                                                                                                                Sun Jun 03
                                                                                                                Sun Jun 10
                                                                                                                                   Sun Jun
                                                                                                                                   Sun Jun
                                                                                                                                                 10
                                                                                                                                                 17
                                                                                                                                                         1678
                                                                                                                                                         1678
                                                                                                                                                                          1888
                                                                                                                                                                          1888
     Stay at the following (or similar):               Church. Stop at the Falls of Feugh for afternoon         Sun Jun 17         Sun Jun       24      1678             1888
                                                                                                                Sun Jun 24         Sun Jul       01      1678             1888
     • Menzies Hotel, Glasgow (1 night)                tea and a talk on Highland life. (B, D)                  Departures weekly until Oct 28
     • Isles of Glencoe Hotel, Ballachulish                                                                     *9 day tour returns from Edinburgh one day later than
                                                                                                                shown above.
       (1 night)                                       Day 6 – Fri: Glamis Castle & St. Andrews
                                                                                                                Single room supplements: 8 day tour $422, 9 day tour $498.
     • The Newton Hotel, Nairn (1 night)               Visit Glamis Castle, the legendary setting of            Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
     • Ardoe House Hotel, Blairs (2 nights)            “Macbeth” and childhood home of the late Queen
     • Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh                       Mother. Head to St. Andrews, the “Home of Golf.”                             SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
       (2 or 3 nights)                                 See the famous Royal and Ancient Clubhouse                                 BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
                                                                                                                                       Airline information on page 34.
     For detailed information and pictures             and the Old Course and enjoy free time. Continue                                      For the lowest prices,
     of each hotel go to www.cietours.com              into Edinburgh for a twilight city tour followed by                        contact your travel agent or cietours.com
     Photo: Edinburgh Military Tattoo                  dinner at a waterside restaurant. (B, D)                           Tour Code: DRA12              All prices in U.S. Dollars

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                                                                Scottish Cabaret Dinner Show,
                                                                                                                                 EDINBURGH

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                                                             Cardiff Castle Banquet, Oxford & York                                              Lake
                                                                                                                                               District
                                                              Walking Tours,Windsor & Alnwick
                                                              Castles, Beatles’Tour in Liverpool,                                                               1 YORK

                                                                 Lake District,Tintern Abbey                                   LIVERPOOL 1


                                                                                                                                               Ludlow
                                                                                                                                                     Oxford
    T O U R        I N C L U D E S
                                                                                                                              CARDIFF 1                   WINDSOR 1
                                                                                                                                                             1-2
    8 days/7 nights/12 meals,                    Day 1 - Sat: Arrive London & Windsor
                                                 Start your tour at Heathrow Airport with a transfer to your                                                LONDON
    9 days/8 nights/13 meals
    or 1 day longer inc l. travel                hotel in Windsor. In the afternoon visit Windsor Castle,
                                                 residence of The Queen and the largest inhabited castle
•   Group transfers at start and end of tour     in the world. In the evening meet your tour director                        1 = Overnight Stops
•   Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout       and fellow travelers over a welcome drink before                          = Start City     = End City
•   Professional tour director throughout        dining in your hotel. (D)
•   Superior first class hotels with private                                                               Day 6 - Thu: Tintern Abbey & Cardiff Castle
    bath/shower for 7 or 8 nights                Day 2 - Sun: Oxford & York Walks                          Take a look around Ludlow, a historic town near
•   Full breakfast daily (B)                     Drive to Oxford and take a guided walking tour            the Welsh border with many old black-and-white
•   5 dinners (D) including                      around the town to see some of the 42 colleges            houses and a huge castle. Drive to the picturesque
    - Welcome dinner in Windsor                  which form today’s university. Head north to              ruins of Tintern Abbey, founded in 1131 and
    - Scottish cabaret and dinner in Edinburgh   York for a walking tour through narrow streets,           dissolved by King Henry VIII. Continue to Cardiff,
    - Welsh Banquet at Cardiff Castle            including the Shambles, past medieval houses              Wales’ proud capital and take a tour of Cardiff
    - 2 table d’hote dinners                     and view the exterior of the stately York Minster.        Castle, followed by a great Welsh banquet. (B, D)
•   Welcome get-together drink                   Check in to your hotel, near the city center. (B, D)
•   Walking tours of Oxford and York                                                                       Day 7 - Fri: Roman Baths & Stonehenge
•   Sightseeing tours of Edinburgh and Cardiff                                                             Take a panoramic tour around Cardiff before
                                                 Day 3 - Mon: Alnwick Castle &
•   Beatles-themed tour of Liverpool                                                                       heading to the spa town of Bath to see the
                                                 Edinburgh Cabaret
    with a local guide                                                                                     Royal Crescent and the Circus and visit the
                                                 Travel north to visit Alnwick Castle, home of the
•   London open-top bus tour                                                                               Roman Baths and Pump Room, still preserved
                                                 Percys, Earls and Dukes of Northumberland since
    (9-day tour only)                                                                                      after two millennia. Drive to Salisbury Plain to
                                                 1309. Today you can see the Abbot’s Tower, the
•   Reserved seats for Edinburgh Military                                                                  view the prehistoric circle of vast monoliths at
                                                 Middle Gateway and the Constable’s Tower as
    Tattoo on August 4 to 18 departures                                                                    Stonehenge. Continue to London (B)
                                                 well as extensive gardens. Continue through the
•   Visits and admissions to Windsor Castle,
                                                 Borders region to Edinburgh and attend a lively
    Alnwick Castle & Gardens, Edinburgh                                                                    Day 8 - Sat: Home or London Tour
                                                 Scottish cabaret with dinner. (B, D)
    Castle, Tintern Abbey, Cardiff Castle,                                                                 If you have chosen our 8-day tour, transfer to
    Roman Baths & Pump Room, Stonehenge                                                                    Heathrow Airport. If you are on our 9-day program,
                                                 Day 4 - Tue: Edinburgh Castle &
    and Tower of London (9-day tour only)                                                                  explore London independently. Use one voucher
                                                 Guided City Tour
•   Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                                                                      for an open-top sightseeing bus tour – and also a
                                                 Discover Edinburgh’s highlights on a city tour.
    luggage tags & strap                                                                                   walking tour and a River Thames cruise. Your sec-
                                                 See the elegant Georgian “New Town” with
•   All local taxes, hotel service charges &                                                               ond voucher is for a visit to the Tower of London
                                                 spacious streets and the compact medieval
    porterage for one suitcase per person                                                                  and an airport transfer is included on day 9. (B)
                                                 city along the Royal Mile. Tour Edinburgh Castle
                                                 to see the Crown Jewels of Scotland and the
                                                                                                                8 OR 9 DAY BEST OF BRITAIN - 2012
                                                 Stone of Destiny. The rest of the day is free.
YOUR HOTELS                                      On August 4 to 18 departures, experience the
                                                                                                                  Book overnight flights from North America
                                                                                                                    one day earlier than the tour start date
Stay at the following (or similar):              Edinburgh Military Tattoo. (B)                               Tour starts     Tour ends        8 Day       9 Day
• Harte & Garter Hotel, Windsor (1 night)                                                                    London               London*                 Land Only   Land Only
• Marriott Hotel, York (1 night)                 Day 5 - Wed: Lake District &                              •Sat  Apr 21        Sat Apr         28         $1648       $1878
                                                                                                            Sat May 05         Sat May         12          1738        1968
• Barcelo Carlton Hotel, Edinburgh (2 nights)    Beatles’ Liverpool                                         Sat May 19         Sat May         26          1738        1968
• Marriott City Centre Hotel, Liverpool          Stop in Gretna Green, a popular wedding place              Sat Jun 02         Sat Jun         09          1738        1968
                                                 near the English border. Drive through the Lake           •Sat Jun 16         Sat Jun         23          1738        1968
  (1 night)                                                                                                 Sat Jun 23         Sat Jun         30          1738        1968
• Maldron Hotel, Cardiff (1 night)               District for stunning views of lakes, gentle hills        •Sat Jun 30         Sat Jul         07          1738        1968
                                                 and valleys and stop in Grasmere where William             Departures weekly until Nov 10
• Copthorne Tara or Millennium
                                                                                                            *9 day tour returns from London one day later than shown above.
  Gloucester Hotel, London (1 or 2 nights)       Wordsworth lived and worked. Continue to
                                                                                                            Single room supplements: 8 day tour $595, 9 day tour $676.
For detailed information and pictures            Liverpool where a local guide will show you                Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
of each hotel go to www.cietours.com             many places the Beatles frequented, including             •Save $55 per person if you are 55 or over.
                                                                                                            Tour Code: BEA12                            All prices in U.S. Dollars
Photo:Windsor Castle, near London                Penny Lane and the Cavern Club. (B, D)
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                                                                         British & Irish
                                                                             Delight                  Deluxe & Superior First Class Hotels –
                                                                        From   $                               9 Day Coach Tour
                                                                          1898                         land only



                                                                T   our Highlights:
                                                        Scottish Cabaret Dinner Show,                       DERRY
                                                                                                                     Giant’s
                                                                                                                     Causeway
                                                                                                                                     EDINBURGH 2
                                                                                                                                                     Scottish
                                                                                                                                                     Borders
                                                                                                                                                                Melrose
                                                                                                               1                                                 Jedburgh
                                                       Irish Traditional Music Evening,                               Larne
                                                                                                                                      Cairnryan
                                                       York Minster, Edinburgh Castle,                             Omagh                                      Yorkshire
                                                                                                                                                               Moors
                                                         Giant’s Causeway, Medieval                                                                                     1
                                                                                                                                                                  YORK
                                                                 Derry’s Walls                                         2 DUBLIN


                                                      Day 1 - Sun: London Sightseeing                                                                             Cambridge
                                                      Start your tour at Heathrow Airport with a transfer
                                                      to your hotel. At 2:30 pm take a panoramic tour
                                                                                                                           1= Overnight Stops
                                                                                                                        = Start City   = End City                     LONDON 2
                                                      of central London to see famous landmarks. In
         T O U R        I N C L U D E S               the evening meet your tour director and fellow
                                                      travelers over a welcome drink before dining in
         9 days/8 nights/13 meals
                                                      your hotel. (D)
         or 1 day longer inc l. travel
     •   Group transfers at start and end of tour     Day 2 - Mon: Independent London Tour                          Glens of Antrim” and visit the Giant’s Causeway,
     •   Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout       Today explore London independently. Use one                   hexagonal columns formed by volcanic activity
     •   Ferry from Scotland to Ireland               voucher for an open-top sightseeing bus tour –                over 60 million years ago. Continue to Derry for
     •   Professional tour director throughout        you have a choice of routes around London’s                   your overnight stay. (B, D)
     •   Deluxe & superior first class hotels         famous landmarks and also a walking tour and
         with private bath/shower for 8 nights        a River Thames cruise. Your second voucher is
     •   8 full breakfasts (B)
                                                                                                                    Day 7 - Sat: Ulster Folk Park & Dublin
                                                      for a visit to the Tower of London. (B)                       This morning join a local guide for a short
     •   5 dinners (D) including
         - Welcome dinner in London
                                                                                                                    walking tour around Derry, surrounded by
                                                      Day 3 - Tue: Cambridge & York                                 medieval city walls. Near Omagh visit the Ulster
         - Scottish cabaret and dinner in Edinburgh
                                                      Walking Tour                                                  American Folk Park which traces the story of
         - Dinner and traditional Irish show
                                                      Visit Cambridge to see some of the famous                     Ulster emigrants and shows rural lifestyles. Travel
           in Dublin
                                                      university colleges, including King’s College, and            south to Dublin where the evening is free. (B)
         - 2 table d’hote dinners
                                                      the Mathematical Bridge. Head north to York for a
     •   Welcome get-together drink
                                                      walking tour through narrow streets and medieval              Day 8 - Sun: Book of Kells &
     •   Sightseeing tours of London, Edinburgh
                                                      houses and visit the stately York Minster to see              Pub Dinner Show
         and Dublin
                                                      its towers and stained glass. Check in to your                Take a tour around central Dublin and visit
     •   London open-top bus tour
                                                      hotel, near the city center. (B, D)                           Trinity College to see the campus and view the
     •   Walking tours of York and Derry
     •   Reserved seats for Edinburgh Military                                                                      Book of Kells in the Old Library. Enjoy an after-
                                                      Day 4 - Wed: Borders Country &                                noon at leisure for independent sightseeing or
         Tattoo on August 5 to 19 departures
                                                      Abbotsford House                                              shopping. Head to a pub for a great dinner and
     •   Visits and admissions to Tower of London,
                                                      Pass Heddon-on-the-Wall to view a portion of                  an Irish show. (B, D)
         York Minster, Abbotsford House,
                                                      Hadrian’s Wall and cross into Scotland at Carter
         Edinburgh Castle, Giant’s Causeway,
                                                      Bar. In Melrose visit Abbotsford House, Sir Walter            Day 9 - Mon: Tour Ends Dublin Airport
         Ulster American Folk Park and Book of
                                                      Scott’s home where he wrote most of his novels.               Take a group transfer to Dublin Airport to check
         Kells at Trinity College
                                                      View memorabilia and his extensive library. In                in for return flights. (B)
     •   Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,
                                                      Edinburgh experience lively Scottish entertain-
         luggage tags & strap
                                                      ment as you dine at a traditional cabaret. (B, D)               9 DAY BRITISH & IRISH DELIGHT – 2012
     •   All local taxes, hotel service charges &
                                                                                                                         Book overnight flights from North America
         porterage for one suitcase per person                                                                             one day earlier than the tour start date
                                                      Day 5 - Thu: Edinburgh Castle &
                                                                                                                     Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
                                                      Guided City Tour                                               London                Dublin                Only
     YOUR HOTELS                                      Discover Edinburgh’s highlights on a city tour.                Sun Apr 15                  Mon      Apr    23           $1898
     Stay at the following (or similar):              See the elegant Georgian “New Town” with                       Sun Apr 22                  Mon      Apr    30            1898
                                                      spacious streets and the compact medieval city                 Sun Apr 29                  Mon      May    07            1998
     • Park Plaza County Hall, London (2 nights)                                                                     Sun May 06                  Mon      May    14            1998
     • Marriott Hotel, York (1 night)
                                                      along the Royal Mile. Tour Edinburgh Castle to                 Sun May 13                  Mon      May    21            1998
     • Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh
                                                      see the Crown Jewels of Scotland and the Stone                 Sun May 20                  Mon      May    28            1998
                                                      of Destiny. The rest of the day is free. On August             Sun May 27                  Mon      Jun    04            1998
       (2 nights)                                                                                                    Sun Jun 03                  Mon      Jun    11            1998
     • Everglades Hotel, Derry (1 night)
                                                      5 to 19 departures, experience the Edinburgh                   Sun Jun 10                  Mon      Jun    18            1998
     • Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire,
                                                      Military Tattoo. (B)                                           Sun Jun 17                  Mon      Jun    25            1998
                                                                                                                     Sun Jun 24                  Mon      Jul    02            1998
       Dublin (2 nights)                                                                                             Departures weekly until Oct 28
                                                      Day 6 - Fri: Giant’s Causeway & Derry
     For detailed information and pictures                                                                           Single room supplement: $598.
     of each hotel go to www.cietours.com             Drive to Cairnryan for a short ferry ride to Larne             Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
     Photo: Giant’s Causeway, Co. Antrim              in Northern Ireland. Travel along the scenic “Nine             Tour Code: GRA12                            All prices in U.S. Dollars

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                                                              Olde England &
                                                               Heritage Tour
                                                                          Superior First Class Hotels – 9 Day Coach Tour
                                                                 From   $
                                                               1898                             land only



                                                                     T    our Highlights:
                                                         Scottish Cabaret in Edinburgh, Old-
                                                         World Tavern Dinner & Ghost Tour in                                  Stirling
                                                        York, Beatles Tour of Liverpool, Historic                                            2 EDINBURGH

                                                         Steamer Cruise on Lake Windermere,                                                        Gretna
                                                                                                                                                   Green
                                                                North Yorkshire Moors                                                    Lake District
                                                                                                                                BOWNESS 1                         Whitby
                                                                      Vintage Train                                                                 Yorkshire
    T O U R          I N C L U D E S                                                                                                                 Dales      2 YORK
                                                                                                                                                          Haworth
                                                                                                                                LIVERPOOL 1
    9 days/8 nights/12 meals                      Day 1 – Sun: Edinburgh Arrival & Tour
                                                  Arrive in Edinburgh Airport and take a group transfer to your hotel.              Chester
    or 1 day longer inc l. travel
                                                  At 2:30 pm tour Edinburgh to discover the elegant 200-year-old                                                 Banbury
•   Group transfers at start and end of tour
                                                  Georgian “New Town” and the medieval townhouses along the
•   Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout
                                                  Royal Mile. Meet your fellow passengers over a welcome drink.
•   Professional tour director throughout                                                                                                                                 2
                                                                                                                                                              LONDON
•   Superior first class hotels with private
    bath/shower for 8 nights
                                                  Day 2 – Mon: Stirling Castle & “Braveheart”
•   8 full breakfasts (B)
                                                  Tour the massive Stirling Castle, recaptured from the
•   4 dinners (D) including
                                                  English by “Braveheart” William Wallace in 1297. Enjoy
    - Scottish cabaret and dinner in Edinburgh
                                                  great scenic views and explore the Great Hall, kitchens                   1 = Overnight Stops


    - Tavern dinner in York
                                                  and chapel. Return to Edinburgh for a free afternoon.                   = Start City       = End City

    - 2 table d’hote dinners
                                                  Dine at a Scottish cabaret where you can
•   Welcome get-together drink
                                                  experience traditional bagpipe music. (B, D)            Day 7 – Sat: George Washington’s
•   Tours of Edinburgh & York with local guides                                                           Ancestral Home
•   Historic steamer cruise on                    Day 3 – Tue: Beatrix Potter’s Lake District             Explore Chester on a leisurely walking tour to
    Lake Windermere                               Journey south through the Scottish Borders              include the medieval city walls. Visit Sulgrave
•   Ghost walking tour around York                and stop at Gretna Green’s Old Blacksmith’s             Manor, ancestral home of George Washington
•   Walking tours of Whitby and Chester           Shop. Drive through the Lake District National          that is now jointly owned by the UK and USA.
•   North Yorkshire Moors Railway vintage         Park, and cruise aboard a historic steamer on           Drive to your hotel in London and say goodbye
    train ride                                    Lake Windermere. Check in to your elegant               to your driver and guide. The evening is free. (B)
•   Beatles-themed tour of Liverpool              lakeside hotel and dine independently. (B)
    with a local guide                                                                                    Day 8 – Sun: Tower of London & City Sights
•   London open-top bus tour                      Day 4 – Wed: Yorkshire Dales & York                     Today you are completely at leisure to plan your
•   Reserved seats for Edinburgh Military         Drive into the Yorkshire Dales for great views of       day as you wish. Use your voucher for an inde-
    Tattoo on August 5 to 19 departures           heathery moors and ancient stone villages. On           pendent open-top bus tour to explore London’s
•   Visits and admissions to Stirling Castle,     arrival in York take a guided city tour and walk        highlights. A Thames cruise and a walking tour
    Old Blacksmith’s Shop at Gretna Green,        to York Minster, one of Europe’s largest Gothic         are also included. Your second voucher covers a
    York Minster, Castle Howard, Brontë           cathedrals with brilliant stained glass windows.        visit to the Tower of London. (B)
    Parsonage, Sulgrave Manor and Tower           Head to a cozy traditional tavern for dinner and
    of London                                     take a fun ghost walking tour. (B, D)                   Day 9 – Mon: Depart for Home
•   Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                                                                     Travel to Heathrow Airport for your flight home. (B)
    luggage tags & strap                          Day 5 – Thu: Train Ride & Castle Howard
•   All local taxes, hotel service charges &      Travel the North Yorkshire Moors Railway through         9 DAY OLDE ENGLAND & HERITAGE - 2012
    porterage for one suitcase per person         magnificent scenery. Take a walking tour through               Book overnight flights from North America
                                                  Whitby to discover the picturesque harbor,                      one day earlier than the tour start date
                                                  winding streets and quaint buildings. Tour Castle         Tour starts            Tour ends             Land
YOUR HOTELS                                       Howard, an imposing 18th-century mansion                  Edinburgh              London                Only
Stay at the following (or similar):                                                                         Sun Apr 15             Mon Apr 23           $1898
                                                  where Evelyn Waugh’s novel, “Brideshead                   Sun Apr 22             Mon Apr 30            1898
• Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh             Revisited,” was filmed. See world-renowned arti-          Sun Apr 29             Mon May 07            1898
  (2 nights)                                      facts and portraits in magnificent settings. (B, D)       Sun May 06             Mon May 14            1898
• Old England Hotel, Bowness-on-                                                                            Sun May 13                  Mon      May     21           1898
  Windermere (1 night)                                                                                      Sun May 20                  Mon      May     28           1898
                                                  Day 6 – Fri: Brontës & Beatles’ Liverpool                 Sun May 27                  Mon      Jun     04           1958
• Marriott Hotel, York (2 nights)                 Visit the Brontë Parsonage, where Charlotte,              Sun Jun 03                  Mon      Jun     11           1958
• Hilton Hotel, Liverpool (1 night)               Emily and Anne Brontë penned their popular                Sun Jun 10                  Mon      Jun     18           1958
• Millennium Gloucester or Copthorne              books. See the dining room where the three                Sun Jun 17                  Mon      Jun     25           1958
  Tara Hotel, London (2 nights)                                                                             Sun Jun 24                  Mon      Jul     02           1958
                                                  sisters worked on their novels, including                 Departures weekly until Oct 21
For detailed information and pictures             “Wuthering Heights.” Continue to Liverpool                Single room supplement: $658.
of each hotel go to www.cietours.com              where a Beatles-themed tour will show you                 Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
                                                                                                            Tour Code: OEA12                            All prices in U.S. Dollars
Photo:York Minster                                places where the “Fab Four” came to fame. (B, D)
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                                                                             Scottish Isles
                                                                                & Glens
                                                                               Superior & First Class Hotels – 11 Day Coach Tour
                                                                               From $

                                                                              1998                            land only
                                                                                                                                Durness
                                                                                                                                                    Isles of
                                                                                                                                                    Orkney




                                                                     T                                                                                    2          John O’Groats
                                                                          our Highlights:                                                           THURSO

                                                             Edinburgh Pub Dinner, Scottish                                          1 ULLAPOOL

                                                             Highland Evening, Isle of Skye,                                      Inverewe
                                                                                                              Isle of
         T O U R         I N C L U D E S                     Isles of Orkney & Skara Brae,                     Skye
                                                                                                                                       Culloden       2 NAIRN

                                                              Glenfiddich Whisky Tasting,                      KYLE OF
                                                                                                                          2           Loch                    Spey
         11 days/10 nights/19 meals                                Culloden Battlefield                        LOCHALSH
                                                                                                                                      Ness                    Valley
          or 1 day longer inc l. travel
                                                                                                                                                         Pitlochry
                                                                                                                                        Glen Coe
     •   Group transfers at start and end of tour
     •   Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout                                                                                                Loch
                                                                                                                                             Lomond
     •   Professional tour director throughout
     •   Superior & first class hotels with private     Day 1: Glasgow Arrival & Tour                                                                               2
                                                                                                                                               1                    EDINBURGH
         bath/shower for 10 nights                      Land in Glasgow and transfer to your hotel. In                                       GLASGOW
     •   10 full Scottish breakfasts (B)                the afternoon drive around the main attractions of
     •   9 dinners (D) including                        this Victorian city, renowned for its history of
         - Scottish Highland Cabaret                    shipbuilding. Join your fellow travelers for a wel-
         - Pub dinner at the Beehive Inn, Edinburgh     come get-together drink and dinner. (D)
         - 7 table d’hote dinners
     •   Welcome get-together drink                     Day 2: Loch Lomond & Glen Coe
                                                                                                                                                      1 = Overnight Stops
     •   Sightseeing tours of Glasgow                   View the shores of Loch Lomond and drive
                                                                                                                                                    = Start City   = End City
         and Edinburgh                                  through the towering peaks of Glen Coe. Take the
     •   Ferry rides to the Isle of Skye and Orkney     scenic “Road to the Isles” and cross by ferry to          Day 8: Urquhart Castle & Culloden
     •   Whisky tasting and tour at                     the Isle of Skye. Drive through the “Misty Isle”          Tour the vast ruins of 13th century Urquhart
         Glenfiddich Distillery                         and cross to the mainland to your hotel. (B, D)           Castle on Loch Ness. Visit Culloden Battlefield
     •   Evening walking tour of Edinburgh                                                                        Visitor Centre, where Bonnie Prince Charlie was
     •   Reserved seats for Edinburgh Military Tattoo   Day 3: Isle of Skye Tour                                  defeated and tour the defenses at Fort George.
         on July 29 to August 14 departures             Discover the beauty of the majestic Cuillin               Enjoy a fun Scottish evening in your hotel. (B, D)
     •   Visits and admissions to Glasgow               Mountains and the history of this famous isle.
         Cathedral, Ben Nevis Highland Centre,          Visit Dunvegan Castle, stronghold of the Chiefs of        Day 9: Glenfiddich & Edinburgh
         Dunvegan Castle, Inverewe Gardens,             MacLeod for nearly 800 years and stop in                  In the Spey Valley visit Glenfiddich Distillery and
         Skara Brae, Ring of Brodgar, St. Magnus        Portree, the capital of the island. (B, D)                sample a “wee dram.” Drive south to Pitlochry
         Cathedral, Italian Chapel, Dunrobin                                                                      and through the majestic scenery of the Grampian
         Castle, Urquhart Castle, Culloden              Day 4: Inverewe Gardens                                   Mountains to Edinburgh and enjoy a pub dinner
         Battlefield Visitor Centre, Fort George        Today enjoy more Highland views as you drive              followed by a historic walking tour. (B, D)
         and Edinburgh Castle                           past dramatic scenery near Glen Carron and Loch
     •   Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,              Maree to Inverewe Gardens, the most famous in             Day 10: Edinburgh Castle & City Tour
         luggage tags & strap                           Scotland. The exotic plantings thrive due to the          Drive through Edinburgh’s Georgian New Town,
     •   All local taxes, hotel service charges &       warming influence of the Gulf Stream. (B, D)              Princes Street and the Royal Mile. Tour Edinburgh
         porterage for one suitcase per person                                                                    Castle to see the many historic buildings, the
                                                        Day 5: Highland Scenery                                   Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Scone.
                                                        Explore one of Scotland’s sparsely-populated              The rest of the day is free. (B)
     YOUR HOTELS                                        Highland areas and learn history as you pass
                                                        mountains and lochs. Stop in the remote village           Day 11: Depart Edinburgh for Home
     Stay at the following (or similar):
                                                        of Durness and in Bettyhill, built in 1814.               Take a group transfer to Edinburgh Airport. (B)
     • Menzies Hotel, Glasgow (1 night)                 Continue to your hotel in Thurso. (B, D)
     • Balmacara Hotel, near Kyle of Lochalsh
                                                                                                                   11 DAY SCOTTISH ISLES & GLENS – 2012
       (2 nights)                                                                                                       Book overnight flights from North America
                                                        Day 6: Isle of Orkney & Skara Brae                                one day earlier than the tour start date
     • Royal Hotel, Ullapool (1 night)                  Take a ferry ride to Orkney. Visit Skara Brae, a            Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
     • Pentland Hotel, Thurso (2 nights)                5,000-year-old village and the Ring of Brodgar,             Glasgow               Edinburgh             Only
     • The Newton Hotel, Nairn (2 nights)               prehistoric standing stones. See the 12th century        •Sun   Apr 15                Wed       Apr    25           $1998
     • Apex International Hotel, Edinburgh                                                                        Sun Apr 29                  Wed       May    09            2098
                                                        St. Magnus Cathedral and the Italian Chapel               Sun May 13                  Wed       May    23            2098
       (2 nights)                                       before returning to Thurso. (B, D)                        Sun May 20                  Wed       May    30            2098
     For detailed information and pictures                                                                       •Sun May 27                  Wed       Jun    06            2098
     of each hotel go to www.cietours.com                                                                         Sun Jun 03                  Wed       Jun    13            2198
                                                        Day 7: John o’ Groats & Dunrobin                          Sun Jun 10                  Wed       Jun    20            2198
     Photo: Highland Scenery                            Drive to John o’ Groats, the most northerly               Sun Jun 24                  Wed       Jul    04            2198
                                                        village on the British mainland. Visit Dunrobin           Departures weekly until Oct 21
          NOTE: Hotels in the north of Scotland                                                                    Single room supplement: $492.
         are of the best the remote Highlands offer;    Castle, seat of the Earls and Dukes of Sutherland.         Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
            however, they are not up to the usual       Take a guided tour of the castle and watch a              •Save $55 per person if you are 55 or over.
                                                                                                                   Tour Code: SIG12                           All prices in U.S. Dollars
                    CIE Tours standard.                 falconry display. Travel south to Nairn. (B, D)
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                                                    Taste of Scotland
                                                        & Ireland
                                                    Superior First Class Hotels – 10 or 11 Day Coach Tour
                                                               From $
                                                        1698                                           land only



  T O U R           I N C L U D E S                                 T    our Highlights:
                                                        Dinner & Walking Tour in Edinburgh,
                                                                                                                                                     Loch Ness
                                                                                                                                                              NAIRN
                                                                                                                                                                   1
                                                                                                                                                                          Culloden


                                                                                                                                                                        Blair Atholl
  10 days/9 nights/16 meals,                            Traditional Irish Evening in Dublin,
                                                                                                                                          Fort Augustus
                                                                                                                                                               Loch
  11 days/10 nights/17 meals                             Bunratty Castle Medieval Banquet,
                                                                                                                                                               Lomond

   or 1 day longer inc l. travel                                                                                                                                          2 EDINBURGH
                                                        Culloden Battlefield, Cliffs of Moher,                                                     GLASGOW 1
• Group transfers at start and end of tour
                                                            Dublin Open-Top Bus Tour
• Ferry from Scotland to Ireland
• Dublin open-top bus tour with compli-                                                                                                    Larne             Cairnryan
                                                                                                                                       Belfast
  mentary visit and a drink at Guinness             Day 1: Glasgow Highlights                                                                                      1 = Overnight Stops

  Storehouse or Old Jameson Distillery              Land in Glasgow Airport and transfer to                                                                      = Start City   = End City
• Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout            the hotel. Take a city tour around Glasgow
• Professional tour director throughout             and visit the Kelvingrove Art Gallery. Enjoy                        Galway                2      1
• Superior first class hotels with private          a welcoming drink before dinner. (D)                Cliffs of                                 Day 9: Cliffs
                                                                                                                                                 DUBLIN
                                                                                                        Moher             BUNRATTY
  bath/shower for 9 or 10 nights                                                                                           1                     of Moher &
                                                                                                                    Shannon      Cashel
• Full Scottish & Irish breakfast daily (B)
                                                    Day 2: Loch Lomond &                                                                        Bunratty Castle
• 7 dinners (D) including
                                                    Loch Ness Cruise
                                                                                                  KILLARNEY
                                                                                                            2
                                                                                                                                               Take a ferry across
  - Scottish Highland Cabaret
                                                    Drive alongside the famous Loch Lomond                       Blarney
                                                                                                                                           the River Shannon and
                                                                                                  Ring of
  - Heights Restaurant with views of
                                                    and through Glencoe to Fort Augustus.           Kerry                              view the Cliffs of Moher.
    Edinburgh Castle
                                                    Take a short cruise on Loch Ness to admire                           Drive to your hotel in Bunratty for some
  - Dinner & traditional Irish show in Dublin
                                                    tranquil scenery. Continue to Nairn and enjoy             free time. In the evening head to Bunratty Castle
  - Medieval banquet and entertainment
                                                    Scottish dinner and entertainment. (B, D)                 for a medieval-style feast. (B, D)
    in Bunratty Castle
  - 3 table d’hote dinners                                                                                          Day 10: Shannon Airport or Galway
                                                    Day 3: Culloden Battlefield & Whisky
• Welcome get-together drink                                                                                        Those on the 10-day tour transfer to Shannon
                                                    Visit Culloden Visitor Centre to learn about the
• Sightseeing tours of Glasgow, Edinburgh,                                                                          Airport. Those on the 11-day tour visit Rathbaun
                                                    Battle of Culloden in 1746. Tour Blair Athol
  Belfast and Dublin                                                                                                Farm and stop in Galway city. (B)
                                                    Distillery and sample some whisky. Drive to
• Scenic cruise of Loch Ness
                                                    Edinburgh, dine at the Heights Restaurant to view
• Whisky tasting & tour of Blair Athol Distillery                                                                   Day 11: Head Home from Dublin
                                                    Edinburgh Castle and take a walking tour. (B, D)
• Evening walking tour of Edinburgh                                                                                 Transfer to Dublin Airport for your flight home. (B)
• Reserved seats for Edinburgh Military Tattoo
                                                    Day 4: Edinburgh City Tour & Castle
  on July 31 to August 21 departures                                                                                10/11 DAY TASTE SCOTLAND & IRELAND - 2012
                                                    See the principal sights of Edinburgh, including
• Sheepdog trials on Ring of Kerry                                                                                        Book overnight flights from North America
                                                    Princes Street, New Town and the Royal Mile.
• Ferry ride across the River Shannon                                                                                       one day earlier than the tour start date
                                                    Visit Edinburgh Castle to see the Scottish Crown                  Tour starts    Tour ends        10 Day      11 Day
• Tea and scones at Rathbaun Farm
                                                    Jewels and the balance of the day is free. (B)                    Glasgow        Shannon*        Land Only Land Only
  (11-day tour only)
                                                                                                                      Sun Mar 25          Tue Apr 03           $1698         $1798
• Visits and admissions to Kelvingrove Art                                                                          •Sun   Apr 01         Tue Apr 10            1698          1798
  Gallery & Museum, Spean Bridge Woollen
                                                    Day 5: Belfast Tour & Dublin                                      Tue Apr 03          Thu Apr 12            1798          1928
  Mills, Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre,
                                                    This morning drive to Cairnryan for a ferry ride                  Sun Apr 08          Tue Apr 17            1798          1928
                                                                                                                      Tue Apr 10          Thu Apr 19            1798          1928
  Edinburgh Castle, Book of Kells at Trinity
                                                    to Larne in Ireland. Take a panoramic tour of                     Sun Apr 15          Tue Apr 24            1798          1928
  College, Blarney Castle, Blarney Woollen
                                                    Belfast and drive to Dublin. The evening is at                  •Tue Apr 17           Thu Apr 26            1798          1928
                                                    leisure for independent dining. (B)                               Sun Apr 22          Tue May 01            1798          1928
  Mills, Skellig Experience and Cliffs of Moher                                                                       Tue Apr 24          Thu May 03            1798          1928
• Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                                                                                   Sun Apr 29          Tue May 08            2098          2268
                                                    Day 6: Dublin & Traditional Irish Show                            Tue May 01          Thu May 10            2098          2268
  luggage tags & strap                                                                                              • Sun May 06          Tue May 15            2098          2268
• All local taxes, hotel service charges &          Explore Dublin with a local guide and view the                    Tue May 08          Thu May 17            2098          2268
                                                    Book of Kells in Trinity College. Take an open-top                Sun May 13          Tue May 22            2098          2268
  porterage for one suitcase per person                                                                               Tue May 15          Thu May 24            2098          2268
                                                    bus tour and visit Guinness or Jameson. Enjoy                     Sun May 20          Tue May 29            2098          2268
YOUR HOTELS                                         dinner with a lively song and dance show. (B, D)                  Tue May 22
                                                                                                                    •Sun May 27
                                                                                                                                          Thu May 31
                                                                                                                                          Tue Jun 05
                                                                                                                                                                2098
                                                                                                                                                                2098
                                                                                                                                                                              2268
                                                                                                                                                                              2268
Stay at the following (or similar):                                                                                   Tue May 29          Thu Jun 07            2098          2268
                                                    Day 7: Blarney Castle & Killarney                                 Sun Jun 03          Tue Jun 12            2098          2268
• Thistle Hotel, Glasgow (1 night)                                                                                    Tue Jun 05          Thu Jun 14            2098          2268
                                                    Drive south to view the Rock of Cashel. Continue                  Sun Jun 10          Tue Jun 19            2098          2268
• The Newton Hotel, Nairn (1 night)
• Marriott Dalmahoy Hotel, Edinburgh
                                                    to Blarney Castle to kiss the famous “Stone of                    Tue Jun 12          Thu Jun 21            2098          2268
                                                    Eloquence” and shop at the Blarney Woollen Mills.               •Sun Jun 17           Tue Jun 26            2098          2268
  (2 nights)                                                                                                          Tue Jun 19          Thu Jun 28            2098          2268
• Radisson Blu St. Helen’s Hotel, Dublin            Drive to Killarney in good time for dinner. (B, D)                Sun Jun 24          Tue Jul 03            2098          2268
                                                                                                                      Tue Jun 26          Thu Jul 05            2098          2268
  (2 nights)
                                                                                                                      Departures twice a week until Oct 23
• Killarney Avenue Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)      Day 8: Ring of Kerry Tour
                                                                                                                     *11 day tour returns from Dublin one day later than shown above.
• Bunratty Castle Hotel, Bunratty (1 night)         Today embark on the magnificent Ring of Kerry
                                                                                                                     Single room supplements: 10 day tour $569, 11 day tour $632.
• Maldron Hotel Cardiff Lane, Dublin                drive. Watch a sheepdog demonstration and visit                  Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
  (1 night – 11-day tour only)                      the Skellig Experience which describes monastic                 •Save $55 per person if you are 55 or over.
                                                                                                                     Tour Code: SCA12                         All prices in U.S. Dollars
Photo: Edinburgh Castle                             life. Stop in scenic spots for photos. (B, D)
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                                                                                  From $

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                                                                             T    our Highlights:
                                                                    Welcome Dinner in Edinburgh,
                                                                                                                                                      Isle of
                                                                                                                                                       Skye
                                                                                                                                                                  INVERNESS
                                                                                                                                                                              1
                                                                                                                                                                                      Culloden
                                                                                                                                                                       Loch
                                                                                                                                                                       Ness
       T O U R           I N C L U D E S                          Bunratty Castle Medieval Banquet,
       11 days/10 nights/19 meals                                  RoyalYacht Britannia, Culloden                                                 BALLACHULISH 1

        or 1 day longer inc l. travel                             Battlefield, Belfast’s Titanic Quarter,
                                                                              Cliffs of Moher                                                                                         2 EDINBURGH
     • Group transfers at start and end of tour                                                                                                      Giant’s
                                                                                                                                                                              Alloway
     • Ferry from Scotland to Ireland &                                                                                                              Causeway

       from Isle of Skye                                                                                               LETTERKENNY 2                                     Cairnryan
                                                                                                                                                 Derry
     • Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout             Day 1 – Sun: Edinburgh & “Britannia”                            Donegal                         2
                                                                                                                                                                             1 = Overnight Stops
     • Professional tour director throughout              Your tour starts at Edinburgh Airport with                                                BELFAST
                                                                                                                      BALLYFARNON 1                                        = Start City   = End City
     • Superior first class hotels with private           a hotel transfer. At 2:00 pm take a tour to                  Strokestown
       bath/shower for 10 nights                          Leith to visit the Royal Yacht Britannia,
                                                                                                                     Galway
     • 10 full Scottish & Irish breakfasts (B)            former floating home of The Queen. Enjoy                                                             Day 8 – Sun:
                                                                                                                 Cliffs of
     • 9 dinners (D) including                            a welcome drink and dinner at a popular                Moher
                                                                                                                                 ENNIS                          Glenveagh
                                                                                                                                 1
       - Restaurant in Edinburgh                          restaurant in the city center. (D)                                    Shannon                         Castle
       - Medieval banquet and entertainment                                                                                                                  Tour Glenveagh
         in Bunratty Castle                               Day 2 – Mon: Edinburgh Castle                                                                    Castle, a charming
       - 7 table d’hote dinners                           & City Tour                                                                                   estate in a lakeside
     • Welcome get-together drink                         See the principal sights of Edinburgh,                                                setting. Stroll through the
     • Tours of Edinburgh and Belfast with                including Princes Street, New Town and the                           gardens before enjoying the scenery of the
       local guides                                       Royal Mile. Visit Edinburgh Castle to see the                      Grand Atlantic Drive and return to your hotel in
     • Ceilidh with singers, piper and dancers            Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Scone.                      Letterkenny. (B, D)
       in Inverness                                       The balance of the day is free. (B)
     • Reserved seats for Edinburgh Military                                                                                 Day 9 – Mon: Kilronan Castle Stay
       Tattoo on August 5 to 19 departures                Day 3 – Tue: Sheepdog Trials & Culloden                            Stop in Donegal town before visiting the Belleek
     • Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm                     Drive into the Highlands to visit Leault Farm                      Pottery Factory to see the creation of delicate
     • Walking tour of Derry with a local guide           where trained dogs herd sheep and ducks.                           china. Pause at W. B. Yeats’ Grave and arrive at
     • Visits and admissions to Royal Yacht               Continue to Culloden Moor to walk around the                       Kilronan Castle for leisure time to relax. (B, D)
       Britannia, Edinburgh Castle, Culloden              battlefield where Bonnie Prince Charlie was
       Battlefield Visitor Centre, Clan Donald            defeated. At your hotel enjoy a ceilidh, traditional               Day 10 – Tue: Strokestown & Cliffs
       Centre at Armadale Castle, Burns                   Scottish music. (B, D)                                             Visit Strokestown House and Famine Museum.
       National Heritage Park, Titanic Quarter,                                                                              Drive to the Cliffs of Moher, magnificent walls
       Mount Stewart House & Gardens,                     Day 4 – Wed: Isle of Skye                                          of rock towering over the Atlantic Ocean. In
       Giant’s Causeway, Glenveagh Castle                 Drive through wild scenery to cross the bridge                     Bunratty Castle enjoy a medieval feast with
       & Gardens, Belleek Pottery Factory,                to the Isle of Skye. Drive to Armadale Castle to                   entertainment. (B, D)
       W. B. Yeats’ Grave, Strokestown House              visit the Clan Donald Centre and return to the
       & Famine Museum and Cliffs of Moher                mainland by ferry. (B, D)                                          Day 11 – Wed: Tour Ends at Shannon
     • Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                                                                                     Transfer to Shannon Airport for your flight home. (B)
       luggage tags & strap                               Day 5 – Thu: Rabbie Burns & Belfast
     • All local taxes, hotel service charges &           Drive south to Alloway to visit the Burns National                         11 DAY SCOTS IRISH TOUR – 2012
       porterage for one suitcase per person              Heritage Park and learn about Scotland’s favorite                       Book overnight flights from North America
                                                          poet. Take a ferry to Larne and drive to your                             one day earlier than the tour start date
                                                          centrally-located hotel in Belfast. (B, D)                          Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
     YOUR HOTELS                                                                                                              Edinburgh             Shannon               Only
                                                                                                                           Sun Apr 15                Wed Apr             25           $1898
     Stay at the following (or similar):                  Day 6 – Fri: Belfast Tour & Mount Stewart                      • Sun   Apr 29              Wed May             09            2048
     • Marriott Dalmahoy Hotel, Edinburgh                 Tour Belfast’s Victorian buildings and the Titanic               Sun May 13                Wed May             23            2198
       (2 nights)                                         Quarter where the famous liner was built in 1912.                Sun May 27                Wed Jun             06            2198
     • Columba Hotel, Inverness (1 night)                 Visit Mount Stewart House with its many treasures              • Sun Jun 10                Wed Jun             20            2198
                                                                                                                           Sun Jun 24                Wed Jul             04            2198
     • Isles of Glencoe Hotel, Ballachulish               and walk through the lovely gardens. (B, D)                      Departures every 2nd week until Oct 28
       (1 night)                                                                                                              Single room supplement: $598.
     • Europa Hotel, Belfast (2 nights)                   Day 7 – Sat: Giant’s Causeway &                                     Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
                                                                                                                             •Save $55 per person if you are 55 or over.
     • Station House Hotel, Letterkenny (2 nights)        Derry’s Walls
                                                          Drive along the scenic “Nine Glens of Antrim” to
                                                                                                                                                SAVE TIME AND MONEY –
     • Kilronan Castle Hotel, Ballyfarnon (1 night)                                                                                           BOOK AIR AND LAND TOGETHER
     • Temple Gate Hotel, Ennis (1 night)                 visit the Giant’s Causeway, hexagonal columns                                              Airline information on page 34.
     For detailed information and pictures                formed by volcanic activity over 60 million years                                                For the lowest prices,
                                                                                                                                                contact your travel agent or cietours.com
     of each hotel go to www.cietours.com                 ago. Take a walking tour of Derry’s medieval
                                                                                                                                         Tour Code: SNA12             All prices in U.S. Dollars
     Photo: Kilronan Castle, Ballyfarnon, Co. Roscommon   walls and city center. (B, D)
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                                                                    British & Irish
                                                                      Grandeur                       Deluxe & Superior First Class Hotels –
                                                                  From    $                                  14 Day Coach Tour
                                                                     2788                              land only



                                                              T    our Highlights:
                                                     Scottish Cabaret Dinner Show,
                                                  Traditional Dinner Show in Dublin,
  T O U R          I N C L U D E S                   HistoricYork & Derry Walks,
  14 days/13 nights/22 meals                       Ring of Kerry, Giant’s Causeway,
                                                                                                                                              EDINBURGH 2
   or 1 day longer inc l. travel                             Blarney Castle                                                                             Scottish
                                                                                                                               Giant’s                  Borders
                                                                                                                               Causeway                                Melrose
• Group transfers at start and end of tour                                                                                                                               Jedburgh
                                                                                                                 DERRY 1
• Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout        Day 1 – Sun: London Arrival                                                      Larne
                                                                                                                                              Cairnryan
• Round trip ferry transportation between                                                                                                                             Yorkshire
                                                & Orientation                                                    Omagh                                                 Moors
  Britain & Ireland                             Land in London and transfer to your                                                                                    YORK 1
• Professional tour director throughout         hotel. At 2:30 pm take a panoramic                                               2 DUBLIN
• Deluxe & superior first class hotels          tour around central London. Enjoy a                        Cashel
  with private bath/shower for 13 nights        welcome drink before dinner. (D)                                  WATERFORD
                                                                                                                           1       Rosslare
• 13 full breakfasts (B)                                                                            KILLARNEY                                                            Cambridge
                                                                                          Ring of     2
• 9 dinners (D) including                       Day 2 – Mon: London Bus Tour                Kerry      Blarney                      Fishguard        CARDIFF

  - Welcome dinner in London
                                                                                                                                                      1                               2    + 1
                                                Explore London at your own pace on                                                                                                        LONDON
  - Scottish cabaret and dinner in Edinburgh                                                                                                                    Bath
                                                an open-top bus tour, walk and river                    1 = Overnight Stops                                            Stonehenge
  - Dinner & traditional Irish show in Dublin   cruise. Also visit the Tower of London. (B)           = Start City   = End City
  - Welsh Banquet at Cardiff Castle
  - 5 table d’hote dinners                      Day 3 – Tue: Cambridge & York
• Welcome get-together drink                    Visit Cambridge to see some of the famous col-                    Experience and stop at Moll’s Gap for more
• Sightseeing tours of London, Edinburgh,       leges, including King’s College. Head north to York               scenery and return to Killarney. (B, D)
  Dublin and Cardiff                            for a walking tour and visit York Minster. (B, D)
• London open-top bus tour                                                                                        Day 11 – Wed: Blarney & Waterford
• Walking tours of York and Derry
                                                Day 4 – Wed: Abbotsford House & Cabaret                           Visit Blarney Castle this morning to kiss the
• Reserved seats for Edinburgh Military
                                                View Hadrian’s Wall and visit Abbotsford House,                   “Stone of Eloquence.” See how glass is created by
  Tattoo on August 5 to 19 departures
                                                Sir Walter Scott’s home. Drive to Edinburgh for a                 master craftspeople and view amazing trophies in
• Visits and admissions to Tower of London,
                                                lively Scottish cabaret and dinner. (B, D)                        the House of Waterford Crystal. (B, D)
  York Minster, Abbotsford House,
  Edinburgh Castle, Giant’s Causeway,
                                                Day 5 – Thu: Edinburgh City Tour                                  Day 12 – Thu: Ferry & Cardiff
  Ulster American Folk Park, Book of Kells
                                                Discover Edinburgh’s highlights. Tour Edinburgh                   Travel by ferry from Rosslare to Cardiff in South
  at Trinity College, Rock of Cashel,
                                                Castle to see the Crown Jewels of Scotland. The                   Wales. Take a brief tour of the city and head to
  Skellig Experience, Blarney Castle,
                                                rest of the day is free. (B)                                      Cardiff Castle for a Welsh Banquet. (B, D)
  Blarney Woollen Mills, House of
  Waterford Crystal, Roman Baths &                                                                                Day 13 – Fri: Roman Baths & Stonehenge
                                                Day 6 – Fri: Giant’s Causeway & Derry
  Pump Room and Stonehenge                                                                                        Visit the Roman Baths and Pump Room, popular
                                                Drive to Cairnryan for a short ferry ride to Larne.
• Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,                                                                               for its hot springs with the Romans. On Salisbury
                                                Visit the enormous rocks of the Giant’s Causeway
  luggage tags & strap                                                                                            Plain view the monoliths at Stonehenge. (B)
                                                and continue to Derry. (B, D)
• All local taxes, hotel service charges &
  porterage for one suitcase per person                                                                           Day 14 – Sat: Depart for Home
                                                Day 7 – Sat: Ulster Folk Park & Dublin
                                                Take a short walk around Derry’s medieval walls.                  Travel to Heathrow Airport by group transfer. (B)
                                                Visit the Ulster American Folk Park, which shows                  14 DAY BRITISH & IRISH GRANDEUR – 2012
YOUR HOTELS                                     traditional crafts and farming. Travel to Dublin. (B)                   Book overnight flights from North America
Stay at the following (or similar):                                                                                       one day earlier than the tour start date
                                                                                                                    Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
• Park Plaza County Hall, London (2 nights)     Day 8 – Sun: Book of Kells & Irish Show                             London                London                Only
• Marriott Hotel, York (1 night)                Tour Dublin and view the Book of Kells in Trinity                •Sun    Apr 15                Sat        Apr    28               $2788
• Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, Edinburgh           College. The afternoon is free. Enjoy dinner and                   Sun Apr 22                  Sat        May    05                2898
                                                                                                                   Sun Apr 29                  Sat        May    12                2898
  (2 nights)                                    a show with Irish music and dance. (B, D)                          Sun May 06                  Sat        May    19                2998
• Everglades Hotel, Derry (1 night)                                                                              •Sun May 13                   Sat        May    26                2998
                                                                                                                   Sun May 20                  Sat        Jun    02                2998
• Royal Marine Hotel, Dublin (2 nights)         Day 9 – Mon: Rock of Cashel & Killarney                          • Sun May 27                  Sat        Jun    09                2998
• Killarney Plaza Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)   Depart Dublin and visit historic ruins on the Rock                 Sun Jun 03                  Sat        Jun    16                2998
                                                of Cashel. Drive to Killarney and check in to your                 Sun Jun 10                  Sat        Jun    23                2998
• Granville Hotel, Waterford (1 night)                                                                             Sun Jun 17                  Sat        Jun    30                2998
• The Parc Hotel, Cardiff (1 night)             centrally-located hotel. (B, D)                                    Sun Jun 24                  Sat        Jul    07                2998
• Park Plaza County Hall, London (1 night)                                                                         Departures weekly until Oct 28
                                                                                                                   Single room supplement: $938.
For detailed information and pictures           Day 10 – Tue: Ring of Kerry Tour                                   Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
of each hotel go to www.cietours.com            Drive around the Ring of Kerry for great views                    •Save $55 per person if you are 55 or over.
                                                                                                                   Tour Code: GRA12                         All prices in U.S. Dollars
Photo: Buckingham Palace, London                of mountains and shoreline. Visit the Skellig
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                                                                                Irish Voyager
                                                                                   Superior First Class Hotels – 14 Day Coach Tour
                                                                               From $

                                                                                 2698                               land only


                                                                      T    our Highlights:
                                                         Scottish Ceilidh, Dublin’s Abbey Tavern
                                                                                                                                              INVERNESS
                                                                                                                                                    Loch
                                                                                                                                                    Ness
                                                                                                                                                           1
                                                                                                                                                               Culloden


                                                                                                                                                               Pitlochry
                                                                                                                                                      Loch
                                                          Dinner/Show, Beatles’ Liverpool Tour,                                                     Lomond
         T O U R         I N C L U D E S                   Dingle Peninsula, Blarney Castle,                                                  GLASGOW 1           2 EDINBURGH
         14 days/13 nights/23 meals                               Loch Lomond Cruise,
          or 1 day longer inc l. travel                                Galway Bay                                                    Larne           Cairnryan
                                                                                                                                                                  Lake
     •   Group transfers at start and end of tour                                                                                   Belfast                      District
     •   Ferry from Scotland to Ireland                 Day 1 – Fri: London Arrival & Tour
     •   Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout         Start your tour at Heathrow Airport with              GALWAY                     2    + 1                   1 LIVERPOOL
     •   Professional tour director throughout          a transfer to your hotel. In the afternoon                  1
                                                                                                      Cliffs of         Clonmacnoise DUBLIN
     •   Superior first class hotels with private       take an orientation tour to view London’s     Moher
                                                                                                                                   Cashel
         bath/shower for 13 nights                                                                                                                                             Stratford-upon-Avon
                                                        main attractions. Enjoy a welcome drink      Dingle
                                                                                                                  Foynes                                                Cotswolds
     •   13 full breakfasts (B)                         and dinner in your hotel. (D)                         2
                                                                                                     KILLARNEY Blarney
     •   10 dinners (D) including                                                                                                                                                          2
                                                                                                                                                                                 LONDON
         - Welcome dinner in London                     Day 2 – Sat: London Bus Tour                            1 = Overnight Stops
         - Restaurant in Edinburgh                      Explore London at your own pace on an
         - Traditional Irish evening with dinner and                                                          = Start City   = End City
                                                        open-top bus tour, walk and river cruise.
           entertainment at the Abbey Tavern            Also visit the Tower of London. (B)
         - Farewell dinner at Clontarf Castle Hotel                                                                        Day 10 – Sun: Blarney & Killarney
         - 6 table d’hote dinners                                                                                          Pass the Rock of Cashel on the way to visit
                                                        Day 3 – Sun: Stratford & Beatles’ Liverpool
     •   Welcome get-together drink                                                                                        Blarney Castle to kiss the famous “Stone of
                                                        Drive through the Cotswolds and stop in
     •   Sightseeing tours of London, Edinburgh,                                                                           Eloquence.” Drive to your hotel in Killarney. (B, D)
                                                        Shakespeare’s town of Stratford-upon-Avon for a
         Glasgow, Belfast and Dublin
                                                        look around. In Liverpool take a Beatles-themed
     •   London open-top bus tour                                                                                          Day 11 – Mon: Dingle Peninsula
                                                        tour to show you all the famous places. (B, D)
     •   Beatles-themed tour of Liverpool                                                                                  Today discover the scenic Dingle Peninsula.
         with a local guide                                                                                                Tour the Blasket Centre which tells about life on
                                                        Day 4 – Mon: Lake District & Beatrix Potter
     •   Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm                                                                                    the nearby Blasket Islands. (B, D)
                                                        In Bowness-on-Windermere visit the World of
     •   Ceilidh with singers, piper and dancers
                                                        Beatrix Potter and drive through the heart of the
         in Inverness                                                                                                      Day 12 – Tue: Foynes & Cliffs of Moher
                                                        Lake District. Stop in Gretna Green and continue
     •   Loch Lomond sightseeing cruise                                                                                    Visit the Foynes Flying Boat Museum to learn about
                                                        to Edinburgh for dinner at a restaurant. (B, D)
     •   Reserved seats for Edinburgh Military                                                                             the early days of flight. Stop in Bunratty, view the
         Tattoo on August 3 to 17 departures                                                                               Cliffs of Moher and drive to Galway. (B, D)
                                                        Day 5 – Tue: Edinburgh City Tour
     •   Visits and admissions to Tower of London,
                                                        Explore central Edinburgh to see the Georgian
         World of Beatrix Potter, Old Blacksmith’s
                                                        “New Town” and the medieval Royal Mile and                         Day 13 – Wed: Clonmacnoise & Dublin
         Shop at Gretna Green, Edinburgh Castle,
                                                        visit Edinburgh Castle for great views. (B)                        Visit Clonmacnoise, a monastic settlement found-
         Culloden Battlefield Visitor Centre, Book
                                                                                                                           ed in 545 AD. Continue to Dublin for a farewell
         of Kells at Trinity College, Blarney Castle,
                                                        Day 6 – Wed: Sheepdogs & Culloden                                  dinner with some local entertainment. (B, D)
         Blarney Woollen Mills, Blasket Centre,
         Foynes Flying Boat Museum, Cliffs of
                                                        Drive into the Highlands and stop for a display
                                                        of sheep herding by trained dogs. Tour Culloden                    Day 14 – Thu: Depart Dublin for Home
         Moher and Clonmacnoise Monastic Site
                                                        Battlefield Visitor Centre where Bonnie Prince                     Group transfers are provided to Dublin Airport. (B)
     •   Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,
         luggage tags & strap
                                                        Charlie was defeated in 1746. Enjoy a Ceilidh
                                                                                                                            14 DAY BRITISH & IRISH VOYAGER – 2012
     •   All local taxes, hotel service charges &
                                                        with Scottish music. (B, D)
                                                                                                                                 Book overnight flights from North America
         porterage for one suitcase per person                                                                                     one day earlier than the tour start date
                                                        Day 7 – Thu: Highlands & Loch Lomond                                 Tour starts           Tour ends             Land
     YOUR HOTELS                                        Travel south through more wonderful Highland                         London                Dublin                Only
     Stay at the following (or similar):                scenery and past Loch Ness. Take a scenic cruise                   • Fri   Apr 13                Thu     Apr        26       $2698
                                                                                                                             Fri Apr 20                  Thu     May        03        2698
     • Radisson Edwardian Grafton Hotel,                on Loch Lomond and tour Glasgow. (B, D)                              Fri Apr 27                  Thu     May        10        2798
                                                                                                                             Fri May 04                  Thu     May        17        2798
       London (2 nights)                                                                                                     Fri May 11                  Thu     May        24        2798
     • Hilton Hotel, Liverpool (1 night)                Day 8 – Fri: Belfast & Dublin                                        Fri May 18                  Thu     May        31        2798
     • Radisson Blu Hotel, Edinburgh (2 nights)         Drive south to Cairnryan and take a ferry to Ireland.              • Fri May 25                  Thu     Jun        07        2798
                                                                                                                             Fri Jun 01                  Thu     Jun        14        2798
     • Columba Hotel, Inverness (1 night)               Take a brief look around Belfast and travel south                    Fri Jun 08                  Thu     Jun        21        2798
     • Menzies Hotel, Glasgow (1 night)                 to Dublin where the evening is free. (B)                             Fri Jun 15                  Thu     Jun        28        2798
                                                                                                                           • Fri Jun 22                  Thu     Jul        05        2798
     • Croke Park Hotel, Dublin (2 nights)                                                                                   Fri Jun 29                  Thu     Jul        12        2798
     • Brehon Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)               Day 9 – Sat: Book of Kells & Abbey Tavern                            Departures weekly until Oct 26
                                                                                                                            Single room supplement: $844.
     • Meyrick Hotel, Galway (1 night)                  Tour Dublin city center to see many attractions                     Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
     • Clontarf Castle Hotel, Dublin (1 night)          and in Trinity College view the Book of Kells. Head                •Save $55 per person if you are 55 or over.
                                                        to the Abbey Tavern for dinner and a show. (B, D)                   Tour Code: VOA12                            All prices in U.S. Dollars
     Photo: Clontarf Castle Hotel, Dublin
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  T O U R           I N C L U D E S                                       From $

  14 days/13 nights/25 meals,
  15 days/14 nights/26 meals
                                                                  2498                                             land only

   or 1 day longer inc l. travel
• Group transfers at start and end of tour
                                                             T    our Highlights:
                                                   Bunratty Castle Medieval Banquet,                                                      Isle of    INVERNESS           Culloden
• Ferry from Scotland to Ireland &                                                                                                         Skye                  1
                                                        Pub Dinner in Dublin,                                                                             Loch
                                                                                                                                                          Ness
  from Isle of Skye
• Sightseeing by luxury coach throughout
                                                    RoyalYacht Britannia, Belfast’s
                                                                                                                                     BALLACHULISH 1
• Dublin open-top bus tour with                     Titanic Quarter, Cliffs of Moher,
  complimentary visit and a drink at                    Kiss the Blarney Stone
                                                                                                                                                                         2 EDINBURGH
  Guinness Storehouse or Old Jameson
                                                                                                                                        Giant’s
                                                                                                                                                                 Alloway
  Distillery (15-day tour only)                                                                                                         Causeway

• Professional tour director throughout          Day 1 – Sun: Edinburgh & “Britannia”                       LETTERKENNY 2                                   Cairnryan
                                                 Start at Edinburgh Airport with a hotel                                            Derry
• Superior first class hotels with private                                                                     Donegal                        2
                                                                                                                                                                1 = Overnight Stops
  bath/shower for 13 or 14 nights                transfer. Visit the Royal Yacht Britannia,                                           BELFAST
                                                                                                           BALLYFARNON 1                                      = Start City   = End City
• Full Scottish & Irish breakfasts daily (B)     owned by The Queen and dine at a popular
                                                                                                            Strokestown
• 12 dinners (D) including                       restaurant in the city center. (D)
                                                                                                          Galway                              1-2
  - Restaurant in Edinburgh                                                                                                                 Day 10 – Tue:
                                                 Day 2 – Mon: Edinburgh Castle                      Cliffs of                                DUBLIN
  - Medieval banquet and entertainment                                                                                                       Strokestown &
                                                                                                    Moher           1 ENNIS
    in Bunratty Castle                           See the principal sights of Edinburgh,                                   Cashel             Cliffs of Moher
  - Dinner & traditional Irish show in Dublin    including Princes Street and the Royal         Dingle                                    Visit Strokestown
  - 9 table d’hote dinners                       Mile. Visit Edinburgh Castle to see        Peninsula      2 KILLARNEY                  House and Famine
• Welcome get-together drink                     the Scottish Crown Jewels.(B)                     Kenmare       Blarney              Museum. Drive to the
• Tours of Edinburgh & Belfast with guides                                                                                     magnificent Cliffs of Moher
• Ceilidh with singers, piper and dancers        Day 3 – Tue: Sheepdog Trials                               and enjoy a medieval feast with entertainment
  in Inverness                                   & Culloden                                                 in Bunratty Castle. (B, D)
• Reserved seats for Edinburgh Military          Drive into the Highlands to watch trained dogs
  Tattoo on August 5 to 19 departures            herding sheep and ducks. Continue to Culloden              Day 11 – Wed: Dingle Peninsula
• Sheepdog trials at Leault Farm                 Moor, site of Bonnie Prince Charlie’s defeat. At           Travel along the Dingle Peninsula for wonderful
• Walking tour of Derry with a local guide       your hotel enjoy a ceilidh, traditional Scottish           views of coastline and mountains. Visit the
• Horse-drawn jaunting car ride in Killarney     music. (B, D)                                              Blasket Centre and drive to Killarney. (B, D)
• Visits and admissions to Royal Yacht
  Britannia, Edinburgh Castle, Culloden          Day 4 – Wed: Isle of Skye                                      Day 12 – Thu: Jaunting Car & Kenmare
  Battlefield Visitor Centre, Clan Donald        Drive through wild scenery to the Isle of Skye                 Take a jaunting car ride to Killarney’s lakes and
  Centre at Armadale Castle, Burns               and visit the Clan Donald Centre at Armadale                   then a short drive around part of the Ring of
  National Heritage Park, Titanic Quarter,       Castle. Return to the mainland by ferry and                    Kerry via the lovely town of Kenmare. (B, D)
  Mount Stewart House & Gardens, Giant’s         travel on to Ballachulish. (B, D)
  Causeway, Glenveagh Castle & Gardens,
                                                                                                                Day 13 – Fri: Blarney & Cabaret
  Belleek Pottery Factory, W. B. Yeats’ Grave,   Day 5 – Thu: Rabbie Burns & Belfast                            Drive to Blarney Castle to kiss the famous “Stone
  Strokestown House & Famine Museum,             Drive south to Alloway to visit the Burns National             of Eloquence”. Pause at the Rock of Cashel on
  Cliffs of Moher, Blasket Centre, Blarney       Heritage Park. Take a ferry to Larne and drive to              the way to Dublin for a dinner show. (B, D)
  Castle and Blarney Woollen Mills               your centrally-located hotel in Belfast. (B, D)
• Deluxe flight bag, ticket wallet,
                                                                                                                Day 14 – Sat: Home or Dublin Tour
  luggage tags & strap                           Day 6 – Fri: Belfast Tour & Mount Stewart                      If you are on the 14-day tour, transfer to Dublin
• All local taxes, hotel service charges &       Tour central Belfast and the Titanic Quarter where             Airport. If you choose the 15-day tour, take an
  porterage for one suitcase per person          the famous liner was built in 1912. Visit Mount                independent open-top bus tour and visit Guinness
                                                 Stewart House with its many treasures. (B, D)                  or Jameson with an airport transfer on day 15. (B)
YOUR HOTELS                                      Day 7 – Sat: Giant’s Causeway & Derry                           14/15 DAY SCOTS IRISH TOUR MORE – 2012
Stay at the following (or similar):              Drive along the scenic “Nine Glens of Antrim” to                     Book overnight flights from North America
                                                 visit the Giant’s Causeway, huge columns. Take                         one day earlier than the tour start date
• Marriott Dalmahoy Hotel, Edinburgh
                                                 a walking tour of Derry’s medieval walls. (B, D)                 Tour starts    Tour ends        14 Day      15 Day
  (2 nights)                                                                                                      Edinburgh      Dublin*         Land Only Land Only
• Columba Hotel, Inverness (1 night)                                                                              Sun Apr 15         Sat Apr 28          $2498             $2668
• Isles of Glencoe Hotel, Ballachulish           Day 8 – Sun: Glenveagh Castle                                  • Sun  Apr 29        Sat May 12           2638              2798
                                                 Tour Glenveagh Castle, a charming estate in a                    Sun May 13         Sat May 26           2788              2958
  (1 night)
                                                                                                                  Sun May 27         Sat Jun 09           2868              3038
• Europa Hotel, Belfast (2 nights)               lakeside setting and travel around the scenic Grand            • Sun Jun 10         Sat Jun 23           2868              3038
• Station House Hotel, Letterkenny (2 nights)    Atlantic Drive and return to Letterkenny. (B, D)                 Sun Jun 24         Sat Jul 07           2868              3038
                                                                                                                  Departures every 2nd week until Oct 28
• Kilronan Castle Hotel, Ballyfarnon (1 night)
                                                                                                                 *15 day tour returns from Dublin one day later than shown above.
• Temple Gate Hotel, Ennis (1 night)             Day 9 – Mon: Kilronan Castle Stay
                                                                                                                 Single room supplements: 14 day tour $748, 15 day tour $798.
• Towers Hotel, Killarney (2 nights)             Stop in Donegal town and visit the Belleek                      Guaranteed tour departure dates are listed on cietours.com
• Burlington Hotel, Dublin (1 or 2 nights)       Pottery Factory. Pause at W. B. Yeats’ Grave                   •Save $55 per person if you are 55 or over.
                                                                                                                 Tour Code: SNA12                            All prices in U.S. Dollars
Photo: Edinburgh Skyline from Calton Hill        and continue to Kilronan Castle. (B, D)
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                       Getting There By Air
               CIE has partnered with all of the airlines listed here to bring you the lowest fares with the
            best connections from cities throughout the continental USA to all of our destinations.
               We will be pleased to combine your chosen land tour arrangements with our special air
            fares. If you wish, you may purchase our tours on a land only basis.




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                                   Please note:The passenger’s name must match the name on his/her passport exactly – any error can incur airline penalties.
                The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) now requires the passenger’s date of birth and gender, which we must add to airline record at time of booking.



                                                 Travel Protection Plan                                                                                                                          From

Why purchase travel protection? The CIE Tours Plan…
                                                   ... including CIE Tours “Cancel for any reason” trip cancellation waiver!

• Permits you to cancel your trip at any time prior to departure for a covered reason and up to 3 days before your scheduled departure
                                                                                                                                                                                         $
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  for any reason not otherwise covered (please refer to the “CIE Tours Trip Cancellation Waiver Benefit” section below for additional details).
• Covers direct air flights to and from your scheduled land tour departure and return cities even if the flights are not booked by CIE Tours,
  provided the flights are within 7 total days of the land tour dates and you cancel or interrupt your trip for a reason covered by the Travel Protection Plan provisions.
• Protects you and your belongings while on your trip.

                                                                 CIE Tours Trip Cancellation Waiver Benefit*
When you purchase the CIE Tours Travel Protection Plan at time of initial trip                                   CIE Tours Travel Certificates are non-refundable, valid for one year from date of
deposit, you also qualify for the CIE Tours Trip Cancellation Waiver. This benefit                               issue (but no later than 15 months from the date your trip was canceled) and may
excludes airfares but it allows you to cancel your CIE Tours land travel arrange-                                not be redeemed for cash. The waiver does not cover the single room supplement
ments up to 3 days before your scheduled departure for any reason not covered by                                 charge that is applicable if one person cancels from a twin room, which then
the Travel Protection Plan. Under this benefit, CIE Tours will refund the amount of                              becomes a single room. CIE Tours requires written notice of cancellation during
your land cancellation penalty in CIE Tours travel certificates, with the balance of the                         normal business hours. This benefit covers only those arrangements purchased
refund made in cash or by credit card. See page 32 for cancellation penalties.                                   from CIE Tours. For cancellations for covered reasons, see below.
                                                                                                                                   *CIE Tours Trip Cancellation Waiver Benefit is not available for groups of 15 or more.
                                                                    CIE Tours Travel Protection Plan Benefits
Trip Cost - Pre-Departure Trip Cancellation                                                                      • Trip Cost – Post-Departure Trip Interruption
If you have to cancel your trip due to a covered Injury, Sickness or Death - your                                • Trip Cost – Delayed Arrival
own or that of a Traveling Companion or an Immediate Family Member - or for                                      • $500 Travel Delay
Other Covered Events, as defined, you will be reimbursed up to the trip cost for                                 • $25,000 Accidental Death & Dismemberment
cancellation charges imposed on travel arrangements provided by CIE Tours                                        • $25,000/$50,000 Medical Expense/
and/or an airline providing direct air flight to and from your scheduled land                                      Emergency Assistance                         Tours up to $1200 ..........$129
tour departure and return cities (even if the flights are not booked by CIE Tours),                              • $2,000 Baggage and Personal Effects          From $1201 to $2000....$169
                                                                                                                 • $250 Baggage Delay                           $2001 and over..............$189
provided the flights are within 7 total days of the land tour dates.
                                                                                                                 • Exclusive Family Protection                  Premiums are per person and
                                                                                                                                                                                       are non-refundable.
                                                                  Travel Protection Plan Terms, Conditions & Limitations
     Certain exclusions and limitations apply and are detailed in the Certificate of Coverage. For example, coverage does not apply to: any sickness or condition of you, a Traveling Companion or an Immediate
     Family Member traveling with you that existed during the 60 days prior to the effective date of the coverages (this exclusion is waived if you purchase the plan within 7 days of your initial deposit/payment
     for your trip and you are not disabled from travel when you make your plan payment), suicide, normal pregnancy, war or any act of war, mental or nervous disorders. Other Covered Events, as defined,
     includes the following events or their consequences: Post-Departure Trip Interruption due to cancellation of arrangements by an airline due to strike, mechanical breakdown of the aircraft on which you
     are scheduled to travel or bad weather; Trip Cancellation or Interruption due to a documented traffic accident while en route to departure; jury duty; destruction of your residence by a natural disaster;
     or a documented theft of passports or visas. Immediate Family Member means the following relatives—yours or those of your Traveling Companion—spouse, child, spouse’s child, daughter-in-law,
     son-in-law, brother, sister, mother, father, grandparent, grandchild, step-brother, step-sister, step-parents, parents-in-law, brother-in-law, sister-in-law, aunt, uncle, niece, nephew, Domestic Partner,
     guardian or ward. A Traveling Companion is defined as a person booked to share accommodations in the same room with you during your trip. Sickness or Injury must require care by a Physician and
     must commence while the Travel Protection Plan is in effect for you. This plan does not cover a loss that results from an illness, disease, or other condition (of you, an Immediate Family Member,
     Traveling Companion or Business Partner), event or circumstance which occurs at a time when this plan is not in effect for you.
     This is a brief description of the Travel Protection Plan. You should review the Certificate of Coverage which provides complete details of the benefits, conditions, and limitations of the plan. The Certificate
     of Coverage will be sent with your travel documents and is available, upon request, at any time prior to your purchase of the plan or can be accessed at www.cietours.com.
     The Travel Protection Plan is underwritten by: Stonebridge Casualty Insurance Company, Columbus, OH. All Inquiries and Claims should be reported to the Claims Administrator:
     Trip Mate*, 9225 Ward Parkway, Suite 200, Kansas City, MO 64114, 800-888-7292 (*In CA, dba Trip Mate Insurance Agency).                                                                                 464-03

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                                     General Conditions
DEPOSIT PAYMENTS: A non-refundable land deposit of $250             help. As coaches are not equipped with wheelchair ramps,              including, without limitation, various entities which may utilize
per person is required for coach tours, $150 per person             all tour members must be able to mount 3 or 4 steps into              the name of CIE Tours, CIE Tours International or CIE, guides,
for self-drive and city vacations and $400 for river cruises.       coach. On all tours, some walking is required and some                entertainment, food or drink service providers, equipment sup-
Deposits are required within 5 days of making the reservation.      attractions have steps and uneven pavements. CIE Tours                pliers, etc. As a result, CIE Tours is not liable for any negligent
                                                                    cannot issue refunds for inaccessible visits and is not               or willful act or failure to act of any such person or entity. In
CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS: We accept most major credit
                                                                    responsible for denial of services by any of our suppliers.           addition, CIE Tours is not liable for any negligent or willful act
cards. The travel agent needs to provide us with the card-
                                                                                                                                          or failure to act of any person or entity it does not own or
holder’s information, including billing address and must            COACH TRANSPORTATION: Coach tours are usually oper-                   control, nor for any act or inaction of many other third parties
have the cardholder’s signature on file.                            ated by 48-seater motor coaches and the number of pas-                not under its control. You may see the name CIE Tours, CIE
FINAL PAYMENTS: Full payment must be made no later                  sengers averages 34. When passenger numbers are low, a                Tours International or CIE affixed to motor vehicles, on signs
than 70 days prior to departure date for coach tours and            smaller coach may be used.                                            around the hotel or elsewhere. This use of our name is purely
self-drives; 95 days prior to departure date for river cruises.     ACCOMMODATION: Land arrangements are provided as                      for reasons of identification and does not denote ownership,
CIE Tours accepts payment by check or major credit cards.           described in each tour program. CIE Tours reserves the right          supervision, or control by CIE Tours in any way. Italian and
Canadian clients may pay by a Canadian check drawn on               to substitute hotels for accommodations in similar categories.        Eastern European coach tours are operated for CIE Tours by
a U.S. bank, money order in U.S. dollars or credit card. If         Accommodation in B&Bs (farmhouses, town and country                   Kompas Holidays International and European River Cruises
payment is not received as scheduled, the reservation will          homes) is clean, comfortable and includes private bathrooms.          by Amadeus Waterways. Without limitation CIE Tours is not
automatically cancel and deposit payment become forfeit.                                                                                  liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, or incidental
                                                                    VISITS, ENTERTAINMENT AND OTHER FEATURES:                             damage, injury, death, loss, accident, delay, inconvenience
LAND REVISION FEE: Any revision to land arrangements                CIE Tours reserves the right to substitute visits, entertainment      or irregularity of any kind which may be occasioned by reason
made after the original booking has been processed will incur       and other features when establishments are closed or                  of any act or omission beyond its control, including, without
a $50 handling fee per booking. If clients cancel from one          cannot be visited for reasons beyond our control.                     limitation any willful or negligent act, failure to act, breach of
tour and rebook on another tour or another date, a cancella-
tion fee may apply. We cannot accept revisions within 14            CIE TOURS CANCELLATIONS: If it becomes necessary to                   contract or violation of local law or regulation of any third party
                                                                    cancel a coach tour prior to departure, CIE Tours will offer the      such as an airline, train, hotel, bus, taxi, van, local ground
days of departure or once we have issued documents.
                                                                    next available date at no additional land cost or will make a full    handler or guide, financial default or insolvency of any suppli-
LAND CANCELLATIONS: Penalties per person apply:                     refund of all monies paid to CIE Tours. CIE Tours cannot accept       er and/or restaurant which is, to, or does supply any goods or
             70 days or longer         Forfeiture of deposit        responsibility for any additional costs or fees relating to such      services for this trip. CIE Tours is not liable for any loss, injury,
             69-46 days                25% per person               a tour booking or for any cancellation penalties due to non-          death or inconvenience due to delay or changes in schedule,
             45-8 days                 35% per person               refundable airfares, unless ticket is purchased from CIE Tours.       overbooking of accommodation, default of any third party,
             7-1 days                  50% per person                                                                                     attacks by animals, sickness, the lack of appropriate medical
             On day of departure      100% per person               GUARANTEED COACH TOURS: Due to events beyond our                      care, evacuation to same, if necessary, weather, strikes, acts
                                                                    control, it may be necessary for CIE Tours to cancel a                of God or government, acts of terrorism, or the threat thereof,
B & B CANCELLATIONS: When open B & B vouchers are                   guaranteed coach tour. Under these circumstances we will
purchased from CIE Tours and accommodation is booked                                                                                      force majeure, war, quarantine, epidemics, or the threat
                                                                    offer either the next available date at no additional land            thereof, criminal activity, or any other cause beyond its control.
directly by you with homeowners, it is your responsibility to       cost or 100% refund of all payments made to CIE Tours. In
cancel such reservations directly with homeowners in the                                                                                  CIE Tours reserves the right at its sole discretion to alter the
                                                                    addition, we will reimburse or absorb documented airline              itinerary as it may deem necessary or advisable. CIE Tours
event that vouchers are cancelled with CIE Tours.                   penalties/fare changes not exceeding $500 per person,                 reserves the right at its sole discretion to decline to accept or
AIR CANCELLATIONS: Many airfares require instant                    even if the air is purchased independently.                           retain any passenger on any of its tours if it deems accepting
purchase and are non-refundable. No refund can be made                                                                                    or retaining any such person as being detrimental to the tour.
                                                                    LUGGAGE: Handling of one piece of luggage per person is
for non-refundable airfares. As each airline’s cancellation con-                                                                          In the event any passenger is removed from a trip, CIE Tour’s
                                                                    included in the cost of all coach tours. Size should not
ditions vary; details should be requested at time of booking.                                                                             only obligation is to refund to that person that portion of the
                                                                    exceed 30 x 20 x 10 inches and weight should be under
NOTIFICATION OF CANCELLATIONS: All cancellations must               50 lbs. Luggage is carried at owner’s risk throughout the tour        payment allocable to unused services.
be advised in writing (by mail, fax or e-mail) to CIE Tours prior   unless insured. Trunk space in self-drive cars is limited so          Any disclaimer of liability by CIE Tours under this clause is
to tour departure during normal business hours (9:00 am             pack lightly, preferably using soft-sided suitcases. Airlines         enforceable to the maximum extent permitted by applicable
to 5:00 pm ET, Mondays through Fridays). Notification shall         impose their own restrictions. It is the client’s responsibility to   law. Each of the provisions of this clause is severable and if
be deemed to have taken place on the date of receipt of             ensure that luggage complies with such restrictions.                  any such provision is held by any court or other competent
such written notification by CIE Tours. It is the client’s                                                                                authority to be illegal, void or unenforceable in whole or in
responsibility to ensure that any notification of cancellation      TIPS: Tips for personal services and to tour directors and
                                                                                                                                          part, the legality, validity and enforceability of the remaining
is received by CIE Tours. Any refunds due will be issued in         drivers are not included in tour cost and left to your discretion.
                                                                                                                                          provisions of this clause shall not be affected or impaired.
the same manner as payment received. Minimum cancella-              CHILDREN/YOUNG ADULTS: Children under 8 are not
tion penalty is the deposit amount.                                                                                                       Changes in the RESPONSIBILITY CLAUSE can be made only in
                                                                    permitted to travel on coach tours. Those aged 8 or over
                                                                                                                                          writing signed by an officer of CIE Tours.
TRAVEL PROTECTION PLAN: CIE Tours’ travel protection                receive a 10% discount on the full adult rate when traveling
plan is intended to safeguard your travel investment and            with at least one full fare paying passenger. Young people            ARBITRATION: Any and all disputes concerning this con-
your well-being while on vacation. Policy coverage only             traveling unaccompanied must be at least 21 years old.                tract, the brochure or other literature about your trip or the
becomes effective upon receipt by CIE Tours of the premium,         SMOKING POLICY: Is not permitted on any motor coach.                  trip itself shall be resolved solely and exclusively by binding
which is required with the trip deposit. (We automatically                                                                                arbitration according to the then current commercial rules of
include the cost on your invoice as the premium must                NOT INCLUDED: All items of a personal nature (room serv-              the American Arbitration Association. Any such arbitration
be paid at time of deposit. If you decide not to purchase           ice, beverages, telephone charges, laundry, special food              will take place in Morris County, New Jersey (or the closest
coverage, deduct the premium from your payment.) Once               requests, etc.) and meals not specified on the tour itinerary         AAA to Morris County). In any such arbitration, the substan-
you pay the premium, we will send a certificate of insurance        are not included and must be paid by the client.                      tive (but not procedural) law of New Jersey will apply.
with your final documents. The plan also covers airfares            DOCUMENTS: Documents will be shipped by U.P.S. ground                 IMPORTANT: CIE Tours accepts no responsibility for loss-
purchased separately, provided cancellations are made for           service approximately 21 days prior to departure provided             es or expenses due to delay or changes in schedules,
covered reasons. Please ensure to read page 34 for overall          full payment has been received. If documents are required             flight cancellations or misconnections due to mechan-
conditions, benefits and exclusions.                                earlier, we need sufficient notice to arrange for early delivery      ical problems, sickness, quarantine, weather, acts of
AIR TRANSPORTATION: CIE Tours has selected airfares                 by regular service. Late bookings will incur an express               God, strikes, government actions, war, terrorism or other
that are most suitable when combined with our land                  service delivery charge.                                              circumstances beyond its control. Passengers must
arrangements. As airfares, fees and taxes change frequently,        UNUSED TOUR ARRANGEMENTS: CIE Tours cannot                            bear all such losses or expenses. To guard against
they are not printed in this brochure but are available on our      make refunds or exchanges for unused accommodations,                  unforeseen circumstances, we recommend you pur-
website or call our toll-free number. Airfares are guaranteed       services or features of any tour unless agreed upon in                chase our optional [tour] protection insurance plan.
once they have been paid and ticketed. You must ensure              writing prior to departure.                                           VALIDITY: Rates in this brochure are valid from January 1,
that the name on the CIE Tours’ invoice matches the pass-                                                                                 2012 to December 31, 2012 and are quoted on a per person,
port as corrections or changes requested after reservation          RESPONSIBILITY: CIE Tours and CIE Tours International are
                                                                    trading names of CIE Tours International Inc. Your contract           sharing twin room basis. Unless otherwise indicated, all prices
has been made are subject to cancellation or change fees.                                                                                 are shown in U.S. dollars and are calculated on currency rates
CIE Tours cannot issue copies of airline tickets for clients        will be with CIE Tours International Inc and any reference to
                                                                    “CIE Tours”, “CIE Tours International”, “we”, “us”, and “our” in      and fares existing on June 10, 2011. CIE Tours reserves the
with frequent flyer programs.                                                                                                             right to alter prices at any time prior to departure and without
                                                                    these booking conditions is to CIE Tours International Inc.
TRAVELERS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS: Clients who require                   Neither CIE Tours International Inc. nor its employees or             prior notice if circumstances so warrant. Any devaluation or
particular assistance must advise CIE Tours at time of              directors own or operate any entity which is to or does provide       revaluation of currencies may affect published prices.
booking and must travel with a qualified travel companion           goods or services for your trip, including, for example, lodging
as CIE Tours drivers and guides cannot provide individualized       facilities, transportation companies, local ground operators,
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          sell optional extras to clients while on tour?
   That policy can cost couples OVER $550 for options such as dinner/shows,
  medieval banquets, walking tours and more. Typically these tour features are
INCLUDED on ALL CIE Tours’ escorted vacations so that you are free to enjoy your
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