Erne yourself a Stunning Irish Holiday!

We explore the beauty of “Real Ireland” from the pretty town of Carrick-on-Shannon. Expect great hospitality and a warm welcome at the Bush Hotel as the hotel is owned by The President Of The Irish Hotel Federation (2016/18)! Highlights of our tour include a cruise on beautiful Lough Erne followed by a tour of Crom Castle with the Earl of Erne himself.
Day 1 Arrival

We arrive to a warm welcome at our friendly hotel.

Day 2 Belleek Pottery & Sligo
We begin today with a visit to Ireland’s oldest pottery producer, Belleek Pottery, where we enjoy a 30 minute guided tour and a visit to the Tea Room (not included) before we travel on to Sligo. We spend the afternoon at leisure here, exploring the town, following in the footsteps of its most famous resident, W.B. Yeats.

Day 3 Carrick-on-Shannon & Cruise
Driver’s Day Off
Today, we step outside our hotel and walk the short distance to the marina to board our Pleasure Cruiser for a relaxing 1 hour cruise on the mighty River Shannon. We enjoy on-board entertainment and guided commentary before returning to Carrick-onShannon,
where we have the remainder of the day to enjoy at leisure in this picturesque town.

Day 4 Enniskillen, Lough Erne & Castle Crom
We spend time this morning in Enniskillen, the county town of Fermanagh. We enjoy a guided tour of Enniskillen Castle Museum which houses Fermanagh County Museum and The Inniskillings Museum before spending time at leisure. After lunch, we travel to the shores of Upper Lough Erne to board the Inishcruiser for a relaxing cruise to Crom Castle where we enjoy a private group tour personally conducted by the Earl of Erne. Our
exclusive tour includes being served afternoon tea in the Victorian Conservatory.

Day 5 Departure
Today, we begin our journey home.

The Bush Hotel

Carrick on Shannon, County Leitrim
The family-owned Bush Hotel is located on the main street of the pretty town of Carrick-on-Shannon. The warmly decorated, traditional reception area features a grand piano and open fireplace – one of several throughout this 18th century hotel. The hotel boasts a traditional lounge, a quirky nautical themed bar and a spacious restaurant serving locally sourced cuisine. All 50 bedrooms are comfortable and traditionally. Only 15 bedrooms can be accessed without negotiating steps.

The Bush Hotel

Carrick on Shannon, County Leitrim
4 Nights Half Board
Apr & Oct 2019 Twin from £324pp
May, Jun & Sept 2019 Twin from £344pp
Jul & Aug 2019 Twin from £359pp
Double for Sole Use Supplement from £80
Based on Monday arrivals only

• Return ferry crossing ex Holyhead
• Porterage & welcome tea/coffee & biscuits
• Choice of menu & tea/coffee after dinner
• Live music on 1 night
• Irish coffee making demo on 1 night
• Quiz on 1 night
• Irish night on last night: music & how to pull a pint of Guinness demo
• Guided tour of Belleek Pottery
• 1 hour boat cruise on River Shannon
• Guided tour to Enniskillen Castle Museums
• Loch Erne Cruise
• Crom Castle private guided tour with the Earl of Erne
• Afternoon tea at Crom Castle
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£324 for 5 days

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