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Far Reaches of Europe & Father Ted

Lying off the west coast of Ireland is a group of three Islands, known as the Aran Islands, made famous in the UK by the hit comedy series Father Ted, in which a questionable parish priest sets up to serve the island community. We explore some of the film locations on a humorous guided tour around County Clare on the mainland, with selfie opportunity at the Parochial House and refreshments - you cannot refuse a cup of tea, of course! Seek out the ‘caves’ in The Burren Global Geopark and a particular highlight of the tour is a remote two-night island stay. Experience out-of-this-world limestone landscapes, a cliff edge UNESCO stone fort and the true island hospitality at a shindig in the local pub, which just happens to have Father Ted’s caravan out the back!

Package Includes:
• 4 nights accommodation: 2 nights Half Board Co Clare, 2 nights Aran Island Hotel (1 night Half Board/1 night B&B)
• Return ferry crossing from the UK
• Guided film location tour of Father Ted around North County Clare: Ennistymon, Kilfenoria Pub & Parochial House visit with tea
• Entry to Ailwee Caves & bird of prey centre
• Return ferry crossing to Aran Islands with transfers between returning via Cliffs of Moher
• Pony & cart ride to Father Ted Ship Wreck site (Inis Oirr)
• Guided tour of Aran Islands, taking in Dun Aonghasa Fort (Inis Mor)
• Island Pub Grub Dinner with traditional music

* Costed on 25 people

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