9 or 12 days
Ireland, England, extension to France

When you stand inside the 900-year-old St. Patrick’s Cathedral in the center of Dublin, you almost forget there’s a modern city buzzing right outside.

From around the Irish capital, through Shakespeare’s Stratford and into London with its iconic Big Ben, every moment brings a better understanding of life on the British Isles, both past and present.
  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Ireland

  • Day 2: Dublin

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Take a walking tour of Dublin

    With your Tour Director you will see:

    • Grafton Street
    • Temple Bar district
  • Day 3: 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 4: Dublin

    Explore on your own or
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Causey Farm Experience

    Causey Farm Experience

    Experience life on a traditional Irish farm during this lighthearted, hands-on excursion. Try your hand at making brown bread (and enjoy the results with fresh butter and jam), take a traditional céilí dancing lesson, learn how to play the bodhran (a goatskin drum), gather sheep, cut a few sods of turf, and discover the importance of bogs in Irish history on a tractor and trailer ride. 

  • Day 5: Dublin • Holyhead • Midlands region

    Take a ferry from Dublin to Holyhead

    Visit a Welsh castle

    Travel through Snowdonia
  • Day 6: Midlands region • Stratford-upon-Avon • London

    Visit Shakespeare's birthplace

    Visit Anne Hathaway's cottage

    Enjoy lunch in Stratford-upon-Avon

    Take a tour of Stratford-upon-Avon

  • Day 7: London

    Take a guided tour of London

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Big Ben and Houses of Parliament
    • Piccadilly Circus
    • St. Paul’s Cathedral
    • Westminster Abbey
    • Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace (if scheduled)
    Explore on your own or
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Windsor Castle

    Windsor Castle

    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 8: London

    Visit the Tower of London

    Take a walking tour of London

  • Day 9: Depart for home

Add 3 more days

  • Day 9: London • Paris

    Travel by Eurostar train to Paris
  • Day 10: Paris

    Take a guided tour of Paris

    With your expert local guide you will see:

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

    Take a guided tour of Versailles

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • State Apartments
    • Hall of Mirrors
    • Gardens

    Explore Paris on your own

  • Day 11: Paris

    Take a tour of the Latin Quarter

    Visit Notre-Dame Cathedral

    Visit the Louvre

    Visit the Fragonard Perfume Factory

    Explore Paris on your own

  • Day 12: Depart for home

Interested in learning more about this tour?
  • Day 1: Fly overnight to Ireland

  • Day 2: Dublin

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Take a walking tour of Dublin

    With your Tour Director you will see:

    • Grafton Street
    • Temple Bar district
  • Day 3: 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 4: Dublin

    Explore on your own or
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Causey Farm Experience

    Causey Farm Experience

    Experience life on a traditional Irish farm during this lighthearted, hands-on excursion. Try your hand at making brown bread (and enjoy the results with fresh butter and jam), take a traditional céilí dancing lesson, learn how to play the bodhran (a goatskin drum), gather sheep, cut a few sods of turf, and discover the importance of bogs in Irish history on a tractor and trailer ride. 

  • Day 5: Dublin • Holyhead • Midlands region

    Take a ferry from Dublin to Holyhead

    Visit a Welsh castle

    Travel through Snowdonia
  • Day 6: Midlands region • Stratford-upon-Avon • London

    Visit Shakespeare's birthplace

    Visit Anne Hathaway's cottage

    Enjoy lunch in Stratford-upon-Avon

    Take a tour of Stratford-upon-Avon

  • Day 7: London

    Take a guided tour of London

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Big Ben and Houses of Parliament
    • Piccadilly Circus
    • St. Paul’s Cathedral
    • Westminster Abbey
    • Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace (if scheduled)
    Explore on your own or
    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Windsor Castle

    Windsor Castle

    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 8: London

    Visit the Tower of London

    Take a walking tour of London

  • Day 9: Depart for home

Add 3 more days

  • Day 9: London • Paris

    Travel by Eurostar train to Paris
  • Day 10: Paris

    Take a guided tour of Paris

    With your expert local guide you will see:

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

    Take a guided tour of Versailles

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • State Apartments
    • Hall of Mirrors
    • Gardens

    Explore Paris on your own

  • Day 11: Paris

    Take a tour of the Latin Quarter

    Visit Notre-Dame Cathedral

    Visit the Louvre

    Visit the Fragonard Perfume Factory

    Explore Paris on your own

  • Day 12: Depart for home

Interested in learning more about this tour?
154 reviews
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Dublin and London
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amazing trip

My daughter had a wonderful time and she enjoyed her trip immensely - so much so, she has already asked to go on her next school EF tour! ...
dublinlondontour2018 / Student traveler
Oswego, NY / Posted on July 10, 2018

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Your experience includes

  • Airfare & transportation

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

  • Hotels

    7 overnight stays in hotels with private bathrooms (10 with extension)

  • Regional-style meals

    European breakfast and dinner daily (lunch instead of dinner on Day 6)

  • Guided sightseeing

    2 sightseeing tours led by expert, licensed local guides (4 with extension); 1 sightseeing tour led by your Tour Director; 2 walking tours (3 with extension)

  • Entrances

    Book of Kells at Trinity College; St. Patrick’s Cathedral; Welsh castle; Gardens at Anne Hathaway’s cottage; Shakespeare’s birthplace; Tower of London; With extension: Louvre; Notre Dame Cathedral; Versailles

  • 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.

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