PHOTO: Stonehenge in England. (photo via Flickr/Qalinx)
Whether you’re searching for great history, tranquil landscapes or big city fun, Ireland and Britain have you covered.
Collette breaks down what to experience on its 14-day Exploring Britain and Ireland tour.
Travel throughout England, Wales, Scotland and Republic of Ireland, this tour will help create memories that will last a lifetime.
Be amazed by the mystery behind Stonehenge and ponder how those stones got there. The unknown here has been capturing attention for over 4,500 years.
You’ll love the pubs and great sights of Dublin, as well as where you’ll dock after ferry in Waterford. It’s Ireland’s oldest city and was originally founded by the Vikings in AD914.
Of course, the Irish countryside is another captivating part of the tour. Sit back, relax and enjoy ride around the Ring of Kerry, a scenic drive in southwest Ireland.
Next up is a pass-through Lake District, a gorgeous region in northwest England. Collette blogger Steven Mckenna says “this wildly beautiful region of verdant hills, plunging valleys and pristine lakes is the jewel in the crown of England's natural splendors.”
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You’ll then head out to discover some astounding castles in Wales and Scotland, such as Caernarfon Castle and Edinburgh Castle.
Finally, you’ll end the tour in Stratford-upon-Avon, the birthplace of renowned writer William Shakespeare. Visit the home where he grew up, as well as his resting place in the Holy Trinity Church.
For more information on traveling to Britain and Ireland, check out Collette’s blog here.