Southern Ireland Tours & Holidays

Southern Ireland, or the Republic of Ireland as it is officially known, covers five-sixths of Ireland and is a sovereign country. 

Unlike Northern Ireland, you can’t use British Pounds here so grab some Euros and get ready to experience some of Ireland’s major highlights. Southern Ireland has it all, from three of the country’s best known tourist towns – Killarney, Kilkenny, and Cork – to atmospheric country pubs and rolling hillsides topped with large craggy rocks that look as if they’ve been scattered by giants. It’s the perfect spot to lace up your hiking boots and go for a ramble through the bucolic landscape or explore Bronze and Iron Age ruins with your expert leader. Exploring the Ring of Kerry and the Dingle Peninsula is also a must do when you visit Southern Ireland. You’ll be charmed by everything this destination has to offer on a Southern Ireland Intrepid tour.

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4.7 out of 5 based on 36 reviews submitted.
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Northern & Southern Ireland

Chris · Traveled May 2024
Such a great tour! You really get to see a lot of Ireland in such a short amount of time. Unfortunately a lot of things are closed on Sundays, which was Unfortunately timing while we were in cork but we still saw the old fort which was interesting.
Review submitted 30 May 2024

Northern & Southern Ireland

Averil · Traveled May 2024
A full Irish experience! Natural phenomenons like the Giant's Causeway and the Cliffs of Moher! Live Irish music in the pubs of Kilarney and Galway! History in Belfast! Fantastic!
Review submitted 29 May 2024

Northern & Southern Ireland

Stephen · Traveled May 2024
An excellent trip , A great way to see the fantastic country of Ireland. .It would be difficult to see all the out of town great sites that Intrepid take you too by yourself. Many of those great out of town sites you would not know about.
Review submitted 11 May 2024

Northern & Southern Ireland

david · Traveled May 2024
Ruth was always positive and enthusiastic About all aspects of the trip and communicated well to our group
Review submitted 10 May 2024

Northern & Southern Ireland

Kim · Traveled May 2024
It is amazing the friendships and travel experiences you have in a short amount of time. Very inclusive and fun whether traveling solo or with others.
Review submitted 10 May 2024

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