2020 - The Irish Foodie Tour

8 Days/7 Nights

Tour Highlights

Authentic Local Experiences:

  • Learn chocolate-making from an award-winning French pastry chef based in beautiful County Kerry.
  • Enjoy a cooking class and friendly cook-off in Dublin's premier cooking school, located in the heart of the city's creative hub.

    Trip Highlights:

  • Dublin Vinatage Tea Tour
  • Whiskey Tasting at Dublin distillery
  • Dublin Cooking Class
  • Seaweed Foraging Experience
  • Chocolate Making Experience

    Dining Experiences:

  • 7 breakfasts (B) and 7 dinners (D) including a cook-off in Dublin, dinner in the foodie haven of Kinsale, and dinner in the charming town of Tralee.


  • Clayton Hotel Charlemont - Dublin (2)
  • Bayview Hotel - Ballycotton (2)
  • Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa - Tralee (2)
  • Radisson Blu Hotel - Limerick (1)
  • Details

    Tour Operator
    CIE Tours
    Offer valid through 9/30/2020
    8 Days
    Escorted - Yes
    Day 1DublinDublin City Tour & Temple Bar : Meet your tour director in your hotel at 2:00 PM and set out on a panoramic tour of Dublin. See the mix of old and new in Georgian buildings and modern street art, the city's many pubs and restaurants, and the Liffey flowing through the center of it all. This evening enjoy a welcome dinner in Temple Bar, Dublin's cultural quarter. (D)
    Day 2DublinDistillery Visit & Cook Off : Enjoy a vintage tea tour - You'll climb aboard a vintage double-decker bus and settle in for delicious afternoon as you see the sights of the city. Visit a whiskey distillery, right in the heart of old Dublin, for a tour and taste a delicious signature drink. Then enjoy a free afternoon in Dublin before gathering at Dublin's leading culinary school. Roll up your sleeves! You'll get cooking today, as you learn new dishes and compete against your fellow travelers in a fun, inspiring cook-off while preparing dinner for your group. (B, D)
    Day 3BallycottonGlendalough & Seasonal Food Experience : Venture to the beautiful Wicklow Mountains and see picturesque Glendalough - this monastic site flourished for hundreds of years from its founding in the sixth century, and many of its buildings still stand today. Next you'll have a special seasonal food experience. End the day at your hotel in the hillside fishing village of Ballycotton, County Cork, where your hotel dinner will be freshly prepared with local delicacies. (B, D)
    Day 4BallycottonBlarney Castle & Kinsale : Visit Blarney Castle, where you can climb the steep steps to kiss the famous stone, or simply wander around the grounds. Enjoy dinner in the historic port town of Kinsale, once a fishing village and now an important destination for foodies, sailors, and art lovers. (B, D)
    Day 5TraleeChocolate-Making Workshop & Killarney : Enjoy a drive along the rugged Cork coast to Kerry, where you will take a class in chocolate making with an award-winning French pastry chef who creates unique, high-quality chocolates using the finest ingredients from around the world. Take a scenic drive to Killarney for a short stopover before heading to Tralee. There you will dine on homegrown and foraged foods along with ingredients from local artisan suppliers. (B, D)
    Day 6TraleeSeaweed Foraging & Whiskey-Chocolate Pairing : Drive the ring of Kerry, Ireland's most popular scenic drive. Visit Derrynane House, the ancestral home of Daniel O'Connell, one of the most heroic leaders in the making of modern Ireland. The home and the 300 acres that surround it are today part of the Derrynane National Historic Park. Next, explore the nutritional, horticultural, and cosmetic benefits of ocean plants, in a foraging stroll on the seashore. Enjoy a dinner of fresh, local ingredients in Ballygarry House Hotel. (B, D)
    Day 7LimerickCliffs of Moher & Farm Visit : Take the ferry from Kerry to Clare to view the spectacular Cliffs of Moher. Just south of the limestone landscape of the Burren, visit a farm and learn about traditional farming practices with a culinary touch. Enjoy dinner in the heart of Limerick. (B, D)
    Day 8LimerickTour Ends in Limerick : Your tour ends after breakfast. (B)

    B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner


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    Clayton Hotel Charlemont - Dublin (2)
    Bayview Hotel - Ballycotton (2)
    Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa - Tralee (2)
    Radisson Blu Hotel - Limerick (1)
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