15 or 17 days
Killarney, Dublin, North Wales, Lake District, Edinburgh, Yorkshire, Bath, London, extension to Paris

The long history of Britain and Ireland is a continuous timeline of innovation, conquest and literary achievements.

Each country has its own character and its own contributions to that impressive record. Experience them in the historic cities of London, Edinburgh and Dublin, the scenic Ring of Kerry, the mystical circles of Stonehenge and Shakespearean Stratford.
  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Ireland

  • Day 2: Shannon • Killarney

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Travel to Killarney

    Visit Bunratty Castle

  • Day 3: Killarney

    Take a tour of the Ring of Kerry

    Visit the Kerry Bog Village Museum 

  • Day 4: Killarney • Blarney • Dublin

    Travel via Blarney to Dublin

    Visit Blarney Castle
  • Day 5: Dublin

    Take a guided tour of Dublin

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Georgian squares
    • O’Connell Street
    • St. Stephen’s Green
    • Phoenix Park

    Visit St. Patrick's Cathedral

    See the Book of Kells at Trinity College

  • Day 6: Dublin • Holyhead • Cheshire region

    Take a ferry from Dublin to Holyhead

    Visit a Welsh Castle

  • Day 7: Cheshire region • Lake District • Edinburgh

    Travel to the Edinburgh region

    Visit Rydal Mount

  • Day 8: Edinburgh

    Tour Edinburgh with an expert local guide

    Visit Edinburgh Castle

    Take a guided tour of Edinburgh

    Explore on your own or
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Specters of Scotland

    Specters of Scotland

    A city that can inspire Robert Louis Stephenson—an Edinburgh native—to create the monstrous Mr. Hyde has to have a deep and dark past. On your ghost tour, experience the twisted, demented, and downright terrifying side of Edinburgh. See bricked over passages and caged crypts, then try to sleep wondering: who are they keeping out… or what are they keeping in?

  • Day 9: Edinburgh

    Take an excursion to Stirling Castle and the Trossachs

    Visit Stirling Castle

    See the Trossachs and Loch Katrine 

    See the William Wallace Monument 

  • Day 10: Edinburgh • Yorkshire

    Travel to York

    Guided sightseeing of York

    Visit the York Minster

  • Day 11: Yorkshire • Stratford-upon-Avon • Bath region

    Travel via Stratford-upon-Avon to the Bath region

    Take a tour of Stratford-upon-Avon

    Visit Shakespeare's birthplace

    Visit Anne Hathaway's cottage

  • Day 12: Bath region • London

    Visit the Roman Baths

    Take a tour of Bath

    Travel via Stonehenge to London

    Visit Stonehenge  

  • Day 13: London

    Take a guided tour of London

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Big Ben and Houses of Parliament
    • St. Paul's Cathedral
    • Westminster Abbey
    Explore on your own or
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Windsor

    Windsor

    This is your invitation to the Royal Family’s retreat, Windsor Castle! Join a local guide on your half-day excursion to Windsor, built by William the Conqueror in 1070. Priceless objects are found in the State Apartments, from paintings by Rubens to Henry VIII’s sword and suit of armor. You will also see Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House and St. George’s Chapel, the final resting place of many monarchs. 

  • Day 14: London

    Take a walking tour of London

    Explore on your own or
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    London Eye

    London Eye

    Soar into the sky aboard the London Eye, a 40-story, 32-capsule observation wheel that offers spectacular views of the city. Also enjoy the 4D Experience, a 3D film complete with in-theater special effects like wind, snow, and mist.

  • Day 15: Depart for home

Add 2 more days

  • Day 15: London • Paris

     Travel by Eurostar train to Paris  

    Take a walking tour of the Latin Quarter

    Visit Notre-Dame Cathedral

  • Day 16: Paris

    Take a guided tour of Paris

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Place de la Concorde
    • Champs-Élysées
    • Arc de Triomphe
    • Les Invalides
    • Eiffel Tower

    Visit the Louvre

  • Day 17: Depart for home

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  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Ireland

  • Day 2: Shannon • Killarney

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Travel to Killarney

    Visit Bunratty Castle

  • Day 3: Killarney

    Take a tour of the Ring of Kerry

    Visit the Kerry Bog Village Museum 

  • Day 4: Killarney • Blarney • Dublin

    Travel via Blarney to Dublin

    Visit Blarney Castle
  • Day 5: Dublin

    Take a guided tour of Dublin

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Georgian squares
    • O’Connell Street
    • St. Stephen’s Green
    • Phoenix Park

    Visit St. Patrick's Cathedral

    See the Book of Kells at Trinity College

  • Day 6: Dublin • Holyhead • Cheshire region

    Take a ferry from Dublin to Holyhead

    Visit a Welsh Castle

  • Day 7: Cheshire region • Lake District • Edinburgh

    Travel to the Edinburgh region

    Visit Rydal Mount

  • Day 8: Edinburgh

    Tour Edinburgh with an expert local guide

    Visit Edinburgh Castle

    Take a guided tour of Edinburgh

    Explore on your own or
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Specters of Scotland

    Specters of Scotland

    A city that can inspire Robert Louis Stephenson—an Edinburgh native—to create the monstrous Mr. Hyde has to have a deep and dark past. On your ghost tour, experience the twisted, demented, and downright terrifying side of Edinburgh. See bricked over passages and caged crypts, then try to sleep wondering: who are they keeping out… or what are they keeping in?

  • Day 9: Edinburgh

    Take an excursion to Stirling Castle and the Trossachs

    Visit Stirling Castle

    See the Trossachs and Loch Katrine 

    See the William Wallace Monument 

  • Day 10: Edinburgh • Yorkshire

    Travel to York

    Guided sightseeing of York

    Visit the York Minster

  • Day 11: Yorkshire • Stratford-upon-Avon • Bath region

    Travel via Stratford-upon-Avon to the Bath region

    Take a tour of Stratford-upon-Avon

    Visit Shakespeare's birthplace

    Visit Anne Hathaway's cottage

  • Day 12: Bath region • London

    Visit the Roman Baths

    Take a tour of Bath

    Travel via Stonehenge to London

    Visit Stonehenge  

  • Day 13: London

    Take a guided tour of London

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Big Ben and Houses of Parliament
    • St. Paul's Cathedral
    • Westminster Abbey
    Explore on your own or
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Windsor

    Windsor

    This is your invitation to the Royal Family’s retreat, Windsor Castle! Join a local guide on your half-day excursion to Windsor, built by William the Conqueror in 1070. Priceless objects are found in the State Apartments, from paintings by Rubens to Henry VIII’s sword and suit of armor. You will also see Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House and St. George’s Chapel, the final resting place of many monarchs. 

  • Day 14: London

    Take a walking tour of London

    Explore on your own or
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    London Eye

    London Eye

    Soar into the sky aboard the London Eye, a 40-story, 32-capsule observation wheel that offers spectacular views of the city. Also enjoy the 4D Experience, a 3D film complete with in-theater special effects like wind, snow, and mist.

  • Day 15: Depart for home

Add 2 more days

  • Day 15: London • Paris

     Travel by Eurostar train to Paris  

    Take a walking tour of the Latin Quarter

    Visit Notre-Dame Cathedral

  • Day 16: Paris

    Take a guided tour of Paris

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Place de la Concorde
    • Champs-Élysées
    • Arc de Triomphe
    • Les Invalides
    • Eiffel Tower

    Visit the Louvre

  • Day 17: Depart for home

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Your experience includes

  • Airfare & transportation

    Round-trip flights on major carriers; Comfortable motorcoach; Ferry; Eurostar high-speed train with extension

  • Hotels

    13 overnight stays in hotels with private bathrooms (15 with extension)

  • Regional-style meals

    European breakfast and dinner daily

  • Guided sightseeing

    4 sightseeing tours led by expert, licensed local guides (5 with extension); 4 sightseeing tours led by your Tour Director; 2 walking tours (3 with extension)

  • Entrances

    Bog Museum; Blarney Castle; Book of Kells at Trinity College; St. Patrick’s Cathedral; Welsh castle; Rydal Mount; Edinburgh Castle; Stirling Castle; York Minster; Gardens at Anne Hathaway’s Cottage; Shakespeare’s birthplace; Roman Baths; Stonehenge; With extension: Notre-Dame Cathedral; Louvre

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your culturally connected Tour Director is with your group 24/7, providing deep local insight while handling all on-tour logistics.

  • Expert Local Guides

    Your expert local guides are natural historians, adding cultural insight and global perspective on your sightseeing tours.

  • weShare—Personalized Learning

    Our personalized learning experience engages students before, during and after tour, with the option to create a final, reflective project for academic credit.

  • Continuous Support

    Your dedicated EF team helps you every step of the way—from recruiting and enrolling travelers to planning and managing your tour.

  • Worldwide Presence

    EF has over 500 schools and offices in more than 50 countries worldwide so wherever you go, we're there too.

  • 24-hour Emergency Service

    Travelers and their families can count on EF's dedicated emergency service team.

  • Peace of Mind Program

    Feel secure knowing your group can change their destination or travel dates due to unforeseen circumstances. Learn more about your flexible options at eftours.com/peaceofmind.

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