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Ballintoy Harbour Causeway Coast Northern Ireland

7 Day Quest for The Throne


  • Ballintoy Harbour
  • Ballintoy Harbour
  • Titanic Centre Belfast
  • Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge Co.Antrim
  • Dublin
  • Giant's Causeway Northern Ireland
  • Glens of Antrim Northern Ireland
  • Dunluce Castle Northern Ireland
  • Nomadic and Titanic Belfast

From £1379
4 Star Holiday - 6 Nights - 12 Meals

Highlights:

  • Sightseeing by luxury coach
  • Professional driver/guide
  • 6 nights in hotels listed
  • Full breakfast daily (B) except on day 1
  • 6 dinners (D
  • Welcome get-together drink
  • Step into the show and experience the Brand Package with your group. Enjoy admission to the movie set- where filming took place. Become one of the Stark Family as your dress up in authentic Game of Thrones outfits and get special instruction from 'Jon Snow' on archery.
  • Tour the House of Greyjoy (Dunluce Castle)
  • Visit the Iron Islands (Ballintoy Harbor)
  • See the Dothraki grasslands (Shillenavogy Valley)
  • Tour Castle Ward (Audley's Castle) dating to the 14th century, used repeatedly as backdrop for the series. The castle of the Wards was used as Winterfell and Audley's Wood is where Brienne of Tarth and Jamie Lannister trekked together toward King's Landing
  • Tour of Dublin with a local guide
  • Audio headsets and group photoDeluxe carry-on backpack, ticket wallet, luggage tags & strap
  • All local taxes, hotel service charges & porterage for one suitcase per person
  • Free Wi-Fi on coaches and in hotel lobbies

For further information and bookings please contact us:
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  lesley@best-of-scotland.co.uk
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2017 Quest For The Throne - 7 Days / 6 Nights

Day 1: Dublin Arrival
Start in County Meath and visit the impressive Trim Castle, founded in 1173 by the Norman, Hugh de Lacy, and where a scene from Braveheart was filmed. The castle is one of the largest and best preserved in Ireland. Check into your hotel and enjoy a welcome drink and dinner with your fellow travelers. Your evening includes a visit from Trim Living History to view and see a demonstration of Medieval weapons and armor.
(D)

Day 2: Binevenagh Mountain, Downhill Strand & Mussenden Temple
Leave Trim and start exploring Westeros from the television series as you pass the beautifully remote Binevenagh Mountain and visit the early Christian settlement of Monasterboice. Drive to Downhill Strand, known in the series as Dragonstone. Continue exploring the dramatic coastline and visit Mussenden Temple, built in 1785, this building is now one of the most photographed in Ireland.
(B, D)

Day 3: Dunluce Castle & Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge
Drive to visit the picturesque ruins of Dunluce Castle, which is perched atop basalt rock jutting out over the sea. The castle was filmed in the popular television series as the House of Greyjoy on the Iron Islands. Continue your journey to the unique and legendary Giant’s Causeway, made of hexagonal columns formed 60 million years ago. End your day exploring the Seven Kingdoms with a visit to the Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge.
(B, D)

Day 4: Dark Hedges, Cairncastle & Shillanavogy Valley
Leave your hotel this morning and continue your journey as you drive north along the Nine Glens of Antrim, for lovely views of mountains, valleys and coastline. Pass the Dark Hedges in County Antrim, where Arya Stark made her escape down Kingsroad in season two. Explore the Cushendun Caves where Melisandre gave birth to the shadow creature. Continue your travels to stop and view Cairncastle, an open area of many hills and beauty and used to film scenes from season one, four and five. Visit Shillanavogy Valley which sits under the Slemish Mountain and enjoy a close up look at the area filmed as the Dothraki grasslands.
(B, D)

Day 5: Belfast Sightseeing & Shane’s Castle
Embark on a sightseeing tour around Belfast, including the University area, and visit Crumlin Road Gaol to learn about the jail’s 150 year history. Travel along the shores of Lough Neagh to Shane’s Castle, built in the 1300’s on the edge of the lake. The lough and castle were used in seasons one and five. The caverns underneath are used for filming the crypts in Winterfell. Return to Belfast for dinner with your group in the hotel restaurant tonight.
(B, D)

Day 6: Tollymore Forest Park & Castle Ward
Drive along the scenic Strangford Lough – an area with close ties to St. Patrick. It was transformed into the Narrow Sea for the television series. Visit the haunting ruins of Inch Abbey, and explore Tollymore Forest Park in County Down. Spend some time at Castle Ward, a 14th century castle complex transformed into Winterfell, home of the Starks, for filming of the series. Enjoy admission to the movie set, dress up in authentic outfits, and pose for countless photo opportunities. Drive to your hotel in Newcastle for an overnight stay.
(B, D)

Day 7: Depart Dublin for Home
Your tour ends after breakfast.
(B)

B: Breakfast; D: Dinner

Hotels:
Superior & First Class

  • Trim Castle Hotel, Trim or Dunboyne Castle Hotel, Dublin (1 night)
  • Atlantic Hotel, Portrush (2 nights)
  • Europa Hotel, Belfast (2 nights)
  • Slieve Donard Resort and Spa, Newcastle (1 night)

Tour Includes:

  • Trim Castle
  • Binevenagh Mountain
  • Monasterboice
  • Downhill Strand
  • Mussenden Temple
  • Dunluce Castle
  • Giant's Causeway
  • Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge
  • Dark Hedges
  • Cushendun Caves
  • Shillanavogy Valley
  • Shane’s Castle
  • Tollymore Forest Park

7 days Dublin to Dublin
Start Dublin End Dublin

Single room supplement: £360
The prices are land only and per person sharing a twin room

2017
Sunday 25 June 2017 £1609
Sunday 9 July 2017 £1819
Sunday 20 August 2017 £1819
Sunday 3 September 2017 £1609
Sunday 17 September 2017 £1609
Sunday 1 October 2017 £1379


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