Famed for its green landscapes, legendary welcome and literary genius, Ireland offers a wealth of things to experience for visitors. Our specialists have carefully chosen a series of activities that offer a new perspective on the island's biggest attractions and give a deeper understanding of Irish life and landscapes. You could take a literary pub crawl around Dublin's traditional drinking dens, ride along Inis Mór in a horse and cart, kayak to ancient ruins or get to grips with Northern Ireland's political history on a black cab tour. Ireland's food, scenery, history and culture will come to life in the company of local experts, who can offer personal insights as you visit oyster farms, fish for salmon or explore the archaeology of the scenic Dingle Peninsula.
Ideas for experiencing Ireland
The experiences you have as you travel often hold the longest memories. As part of their research trips, our specialists seek out authentic ways to get to know Ireland, and the best local guides. These activities reflect some of the experiences they've most enjoyed.