Belmond Grand Hibernian - Legends and Loughs


Experience the ultimate in Irish holidays and uncover the hidden gems of the Emerald Isle aboard the luxurious Belmond Grand Hibernian train. 
Let yourself be taken by the spirit of adventure. Visit thrilling destinations as the train crosses through postcard-perfect scenery. Visit Eire, taking in Blarney Castle, the Lakes of Killarney, Connemara National Park and charming Galway. Dine on lovingly prepared cuisine, enriched by the finest regional ingredients, while traditional local entertainment aboard brings each memorable day to a close.

Itinerary


Cities Covered Dublin ,  Cork

Welcome aboard the Belmond Grand Hibernian!

Board the train in Dublin in the early afternoon and Savour a delicious afternoon tea as the train begins its journey. Arrive in Cork and visit the Jameson Experience. A private tour explored the history of the whiskey-making process, before guests are invited to participate in the tasting session.

Back on board, your first dinner is served as the train continues to Charleville, where it will stable for the night to ensure a good night's rest.


Cities Covered Cork ,  Killarney

After Breakfast, head off for a private tour of Blarney Castle and Gardens, home to the famous Blarney Stone. Enjoy morning coffee in Blarney house. After lunch, continue to the Lakes of Killarney. Enjoy a tour by traditional jaunting car, a pony and trap, followed by a boating excursion on Lough Leane.

Back on board, dinner is served as the train stables for the night.


Cities Covered Killarney ,  Galway

Enjoy a leisurely morning on board as the train travels north towards Galway. 

Lunch will be served at a local restaurant, accompanied by champagne and oysters. A short guided walking tour of the city is available. If you prefer, take the opportunity to visit one of the many craft centres. Head back on board for dinner as the train continues on to Athlone where it will stable for the night.

Enjoy a leisurely morning on board as the train travels north towards Galway. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant accompanied by champagne and oysters. Step into a traditional pub for a classic Irish experience. Learn an Irish dance and try out your bodhran ( Irish drum ) skills before pulling your own pint of Guinness. Afterwards, take time to explore Galway at your leisure. Alternatively, spend the entire afternoon revelling in Galway's bohemian charm at your own pace. Head back on board for dinner as the train continues on to Athlone where it will stable for the night.


Cities Covered Galway ,  Westport

Relax as the train winds through the countryside towards Westport. Disembark for a scenic drive through County Mayo. Rejoin the coach for your onward journey to Ashford Castle, where you'll enjoy an interactive falconry experience plus a guided walk of the hotel grounds. Enjoy a private lunch in the George V Dining Room before you depart from the castle for a transfer to the home of Joe & Mary Ann Joyce. Enjoy an exhilarating sheepdog trial at their working farm. Afterwards, head to the heart of Killary Harbour to visit the Sheep and Wool centre. Discover the art of traditional yarn spinning, before savouring the views and photo opportunities in this naturally beautiful region. Rejoin the train for the final dinner onboard


Cities Covered Westport ,  Dublin

Today you travel back to Dublin as you have breakfast, gazing at the incredible Emerald Isle from your cabin window one last time. Disembark your train and continue on to your next destination.



Departure Dates and Rates

Departures
Apr 201916, 23, 30May 20197, 14, 21, 28Jun 20194, 11, 18, 25
Jul 20192, 9, 16, 20, 23, 30Aug 20196, 13, 20, 27Sep 20193, 10, 17, 24
Oct 20191, 8

All Rates in EUR per person including ALL taxes and surcharges. Your reservation will be processed in US$ at the exchange rate upon booking.
( Save up to 13% on the below rates. See Coupons / Special Offers )

ClassDatesSingle RateDouble RateTriple Rate
Double Cabin (Matrimonial Bed)
For departures April 16,2019 through April 30,2019 EUR 9,600 *8,352 with coupon EUR 4,800 *4,176 with coupon N/A
For departures May 7,2019 through May 28,2019 EUR 12,800 *11,136 with coupon EUR 6,400 *5,568 with coupon N/A
For departure June 4,2019 EUR 9,600 EUR 4,800 N/A
For departure June 11,2019 EUR 11,200 EUR 5,600 N/A
For departure June 18,2019 EUR 12,000 EUR 6,000 N/A
For departure June 25,2019 EUR 10,400 EUR 5,200 N/A
For departure July 2,2019 EUR 9,600 EUR 4,800 N/A
For departure July 9,2019 EUR 12,000 EUR 6,000 N/A
For departures July 16,2019 through July 23,2019 EUR 10,400 EUR 5,200 N/A
For departure July 30,2019 EUR 9,600 EUR 4,800 N/A
For departure August 6,2019 EUR 11,200 EUR 5,600 N/A
For departure August 13,2019 EUR 10,400 EUR 5,200 N/A
For departure August 20,2019 EUR 12,800 EUR 6,400 N/A
For departure August 27,2019 EUR 11,200 EUR 5,600 N/A
For departures September 3,2019 through September 17,2019 EUR 10,400 EUR 5,200 N/A
For departure September 24,2019 EUR 9,600 EUR 4,800 N/A
For departures October 1,2019 through October 8,2019 EUR 10,400 EUR 5,200 N/A
Single Cabin
For departures April 16,2019 through June 4,2019 EUR 4,800 *4,176 with coupon CALL US CALL US
For departure June 18,2019 EUR 6,000 CALL US CALL US
For departure June 25,2019 EUR 5,200 CALL US CALL US
For departure July 2,2019 EUR 4,800 CALL US CALL US
For departures July 23,2019 through August 13,2019 EUR 5,200 CALL US CALL US
For departure August 27,2019 EUR 5,600 CALL US CALL US
Twin Cabin (2 Twin Beds)
For departures April 16,2019 through April 30,2019 EUR 7,680 *6,682 with coupon EUR 4,800 *4,176 with coupon N/A
For departures May 7,2019 through May 28,2019 EUR 10,240 *8,909 with coupon EUR 6,400 *5,568 with coupon N/A
For departure June 4,2019 EUR 7,680 EUR 4,800 N/A
For departure June 11,2019 EUR 8,960 EUR 5,600 N/A
For departure June 18,2019 EUR 9,600 EUR 6,000 N/A
For departure June 25,2019 EUR 8,320 EUR 5,200 N/A
For departure July 2,2019 EUR 7,680 EUR 4,800 N/A
For departure July 9,2019 EUR 9,600 EUR 6,000 N/A
For departures July 16,2019 through July 23,2019 EUR 8,320 EUR 5,200 N/A
For departure July 30,2019 EUR 7,680 EUR 4,800 N/A
For departure August 6,2019 EUR 8,960 EUR 5,600 N/A
For departure August 13,2019 EUR 8,320 EUR 5,200 N/A
For departure August 20,2019 EUR 10,240 EUR 6,400 N/A
For departure August 27,2019 EUR 8,960 EUR 5,600 N/A
For departures September 3,2019 through September 17,2019 EUR 8,320 EUR 5,200 N/A
For departure September 24,2019 EUR 10,240 EUR 6,400 N/A
For departures October 1,2019 through October 8,2019 EUR 8,320 EUR 5,200 N/A

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INCLUSIONS:

  • Four nights aboard the Belmond Grand Hibernian luxury train
  • 24 hour steward service
  • All meals aboard the train: full Irish breakfast, two course lunch and four course dinner including cheeseboard, coffee, tea and petits fours
  • All beverages including alcoholic drinks
  • Traditional entertainment on board
  • A visit to the Jameson Experience
  • Tour of Ashford Castle
  • Blarney Castle and Gardens
  • Traditional Jaunting car excursion followed by a boat trip on Lough Leane

EXCLUSIONS:

  • Travel insurance
  • Domestic or international airfare
  • Transfers before or after your train journey
  • Gratuities for crew members
  • Items of a personal nature, souvenirs and any other items not specifically mentioned as included.
Terms and Conditions

PAYMENT TERMS:


(i) 15% of total tour cost due at the time of booking**
(ii) 85% or balance no later than 65 days prior to date of the first service sold by TRAVBUZZ / PALACE TOURS

**Your reservation will be processed in US$ at the exchange rate upon booking. If you would like to pay in EURO, please contact us for further instructions.

 

CANCELLATION & AMENDMENT FEES:

Written notice* (cancelling a confirmed booking) received before scheduled departure date Cancellation Fee (expressed as a % of total cost payable for the trip by the person(s) cancelling Amendment Fee for each change (% of total cost payable by person(s) cancelling)
56 days or more 15% One free, then 10%
55 - 21 days 30% 20%
20 - 3 days 70% 60%
2 days or less prior to departure 100% 100%

*Cancellations should be initiated by FAX to the corporate office in Miami FL

The above times are based on European time. In order to provide enough time for processing cancellation, guests  need to add 3 business days to the above timeframes. An administration fees of 15% on any monies paid by the client will be charged prior to refund.

 

We strongly recommend purchasing travel insurance to cover the losses incurred in case of cancellation. For information on available plans or to purchase travel insurance, please visit www.palacetours.com/insurance






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