Britain and Ireland Explorer

CostSaver Tour

Britain And Ireland Explorer
Go behind the scenes on an exploration of all the highlights of Great Britain and Ireland, from the haunt of Shakespeare to Edinburgh’s medieval allure, the sweeping Cliffs of Moher to England’s celebrated Lake District. Come face-to-face with the legacies of the Vikings, Romans and Normans, witness the sites of great tragedies and triumphs, and keep a keen eye out for an elusive monster hidden in a famous loch.

Sightseeing Highlights
  • Bath Visit the Georgian spa town
  • Belleek Visit the Belleek Pottery Centre
  • Blarney Kiss the Blarney Stone during your visit of Blarney Castle
  • Boyle View the Cistercian Abbey
  • Cardiff See the Principality Stadium and view Cardiff Castle
  • Chester View the timbered buildings known as the 'Rows'
  • Cliffs of Moher View the cliffs and visit the Atlantic Edge exhibition
  • County Donegal View the 15th-century castle
  • Culloden Visit the famous battlefield
  • Dingle Peninsula Enjoy the beautiful scenery
  • Dublin With your Local Specialist, see St. Patrick's Cathedral, Christchurch Cathedral, the glorious Georgian Squares and Trinity College
  • Edinburgh Sightseeing with your Local Specialist includes Princes Street, the Royal Mile and views of the Castle
  • Galway See Galway Cathedral
  • Glasgow View Glasgow Cathedral and George Square on your orientation tour
  • Glencoe See Glencoe, also known as the 'Glen of Weeping'
  • Gretna Green Visit this town, popular with eloping couples since 1754
  • Hadrian's Wall View the remains of the Roman wall
  • Inverness Visit the capital of the Scottish Highlands
  • Jedburgh View the Jedburgh Abbey ruins
  • Lake District Visit this picturesque region
  • Loch Ness View the most famous loch of them all
  • St. Andrews View the 18th green on St. Andrews Old Course
  • Stratford-upon-Avon Visit the town of Shakespeare's Birth
  • Waterford Visit the Waterford Crystal Showroom
  • Windsor View the Royal Castle
  • York View York Minster and stroll along the Shambles

Dining Highlights
  • 18 Breakfasts
  • 5 Dinners
First class travel Highlights
  • All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes
  • An expert Travel Director and professional Driver
  • Audio Headsets provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • City orientation tours
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi in most countries
  • Many meals and daily breakfasts included
  • Pick-up and drop-off when you stay at the Costsaver recommended London hotel, booked through Costsaver
  • The services of a Costsaver Local Host if you stay at Costsaver's recommended London hotel
  • Variety of Optional Experiences
18 Nights Starting At
April 21, 2023 through April 28, 2023
Airfare not included, Various departures
Itinerary Map
Itinerary Overview
Day 5
Edinburgh sightseeing and free time
Day 11
Dublin sightseeing and free time
Day 13
County Donegal excursion
Day 14
Co. Donegal – Galway – Cliffs of Moher – Shannon (1 Night)
Day 15
Shannon – Dingle Peninsula – Co. Kerry (1 Night)
Day 16
Co. Kerry – Blarney – Waterford (1 Night)
Day 19
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Dates & prices
April 21, 2023
to April 28, 2023
18 Nights from $3,075.00
(USD) Per Person
Airfare not included, Various departures
May 05, 2023
to June 23, 2023
18 Nights from $3,095.00
(USD) Per Person
Airfare not included, Various departures
June 30, 2023
to July 28, 2023
18 Nights from $3,150.00
(USD) Per Person
Airfare not included, Various departures
August 04, 2023
to August 18, 2023
18 Nights from $3,275.00
(USD) Per Person
Airfare not included, Various departures
August 25, 2023
to September 15, 2023
18 Nights from $3,125.00
(USD) Per Person
Airfare not included, Various departures
September 22, 2023
to October 10, 2023
18 Nights from $3,075.00
(USD) Per Person
Airfare not included
About Costsaver

Lasting travel memories don’t have to cost the earth. Our value tours cover all the essentials, while providing you the building blocks to tailor your dream holiday. 

 With quality transport, accommodation, city tours and plenty of meals included, you’re then able to tailor your trip with our selection of hand-crafted Optional Experiences – or simply uncover each destination your way. 

That’s the Costsaver way.


Sightseeing tours in all major cities

Expert Travel Director and Local Specialists to guide the way

All breakfasts included (in Europe and Britain)

Up to half your three-course dinners included* (*Euro trips only)

Luxury air-conditioned coaches

Quality 3 and 4-star hotels

Tips, tolls, taxes & porterage included

Transfers to and from airport on first and last day* (*except itineraries starting/ending in London)


A selection of hand-crafted Optional Experiences to complement your trip

Time to explore and get to the heart of each destination

Time to enjoy your own meals, with recommendations on hand from your Travel Director and Local Specialist

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Prices are per-person based on double occupancy, unless otherwise noted.