Travel Deal: Taste of Ireland

YVR has partnered with Claire Newell, President and Founder of Travel Best Bets, to help travellers find some great travel packages.

Cliffs of Moher, Dublin 

Ideal for the first-time visitor, this tour covers all of Ireland’s highlights including the unforgettable sights of the Cliffs of Moher and Ring of Kerry.

Travel Best Bets Package Includes:

  • Non Stop round trip flights to Dublin aboard Air Canada Vacations

  • 7 nights accommodation; 2 in Dublin, 2 in Galway, 2 in Killarney, 1 in Limerick

  • Breakfast daily

  • Rental Car

  • Travel kit including welcome letter, Dublin city map, general map of Ireland and Heritage book including discounts on admission to Ireland’s premier tourist attractions and heritage towns.

Vancouver September 9, 30
Bed & Breakfast with Manual $1099 + $417 tax
Superior 3-star hotel with Automatic $1269 + $417 tax
Manor House 4-star with Manual $1639 + $417 tax


Day 1 Depart Canada
Board your Air Canada rouge non-stop flight to Dublin

Day 2 Welcome to Dublin 
Upon arrival, pick up your rental car at the airport and make your way to your selected hotel (approx. 15 km). Make the most of your time and enjoy an optional tour of Dublin, including a visit to the Book of Kells at Trinity College and the National Museum of Ireland. (1 night)

Day 3 Dublin – Galway (breakfast included)
In the morning, possible sights of interest include St. Patrick’s Cathedral, the Old Jameson Distillery and some whisky tasting in the Ball o’Malt Bar. In the afternoon, drive to Galway (2 nights)

Day 4 Connemara (breakfast included)
The western part of County Galway is known as Connemara, a land of granite mountains populated only by sheep, hundreds of lakes, small farms and thatched cottages. Its isolated splendour is an unforgettable scene for all visitors.

Day 5 Galway – Kerry – Killarney (breakfast included)
Drive through the heart of County Clare, which boasts over 2,000 species of plants and flowers. Continue along the Atlantic coast to the spectacular Cliffs of Moher, then on through the countryside of Limerick to Kerry. (2 nights)

Day 6 Ring of Kerry (breakfast included)
The Ring of Kerry is an unforgettable drive around the unspoilt Iveragh Peninsula. Take in Iron-Age forts, ancient monasteries and a landscape carved out of rock by the last Ice Age 10,000 years ago. Drive to Killorglin, Chairciveen and Sneem Village, famous for its brightly coloured houses.

Day 7 Killarney – Dingle Peninsula – Limerick (breakfast included)
Drive the Dingle Peninsula and its numerous ring forts, high crosses and ancient monuments. The area west of Dingle offers dramatic landscapes with striking views of the Blasket Islands from Slea Head (1 night)

Day 8 Limerick – Dublin (breakfast included)
Drive back to Dublin (1 night)

Day 9 Return to Canada (breakfast included)
Return your car to the Dublin airport and board your Air Canada non stop flight home.

Suggested Highlights (Paid Locally)

  • See the beautifully illuminated Book of Kells at Trinity College

  • Discover the natural and unspoilt environment of Connemara

  • Enjoy Killarney’s scenic location and access to the Ring of Kerry

For more details and to book, contact Travel Best Bets by phone 1-877-523-7823 or email

About Claire Newell

Claire Newell is a travel expert, author and a recognized authority on the international travel industry. She is the founder and owner of Travel Best Bets, one of the largest agencies in Canada and the  best-selling author of Travel Best Bets – An Insider’s Guide to Taking Your Best Trips, Ever. She has appeared in top broadcast and print media throughout U.S. and Canada over the last 22 years, including Canada’s Global TV network, NBC’s Today Show, Fox & Friends, CNN, and others. Claire also writes regularly for print and online publications including Readers’ Digest, Today’s Parent and more.

All rates are per person, based on double occupancy in Canadian dollars (unless otherwise stated) New bookings only. Space and price may be limited and subject to availability at the time of booking. Terms and conditions apply. Tax is not included in the above base fare. Above tax amount includes $30 per adult Booking Management Fee.  Not included in the above rates: Xpresspost fee, recommended medical, cancellation or baggage insurance. Price Match Policy: Travel Best Bets makes every effort to remain competitive by offering our ‘Match or Beat Any Price’ offer however due to certain restrictions there will be some product we cannot match or beat. BPCPA #3287


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