Located in Co. Mayo Knock Shrine is Ireland's National Marian Shrine where over 1.5 million pilgrims visit each year. The Pilgrimage season at Knock runs from April until October each year with daily Masses and Confessions, Anointing of the Sick and Stations of the Cross. Knock has been a site for pilgrimage since 1879 when the first apparation took place.
As Knock is over to the West of Ireland we are including a stopover en route to Knock and a stopover en route on the return. The hotel will be of a minimum 3 stars with en suite facilities and be based as close to the city centre as possible for that all important sightseeing.
Knock House Hotel
Knock House Hotel is a newly refurbished 3 star 68 bedroomed hotel located adjacent to the International Marian Shrine in the tranquil village of Knock, Co. Mayo. The hotel nestles in 100 acres of picturesque grounds and is less than a 5 minute walk from the Knock Shrine and Basilica. The hotel rooms are all en suite and have private facilities including tea/coffee making facilities, telephone, TV, hair dryer and WiFi.
Galway City Tour with local guide
Galway, a harbour city on Ireland's west coast, sits where the River Corrib meets the Atlantic Ocean. The city's hub is the 18th century Eyre Square thats a popular meeting spot surrounded by shps and traditional pubs that often have live Irish folk music. Nearby, stone clad cafes, boutiques and art galleries line the winding lanes of the Latin Quarter, which retains portions of the medieval city walls.
Kylemore Abbey & Gardens with entrance
Kylemore Abbey is a Benedictine Monastery founded in 1920 on the grounds of Kylemore Castle, in Connemara, County Galway, Ireland. The Abbey was founded for the Benedictine Nuns who fled Belgium in World War 1 and is one of Ireland's best loved and most iconic tourist attractions.
WHILST BASED AT THE KNOCK HOUSE HOTEL FOR THE 3 NIGHTS YOU WILL BE ABLE TO COME AND GO AS YOU PLEASE SO THAT YOU CAN TAKE PART IN THE PIGRIMAGE ACTIVITIES ARRANGED BY THE SHRINE.
EXECUTIVE COACH TRAVEL - RETURN IRISH SEA CROSSING - EXCURSIONS AS DETAILED ABOVE - HOME COLLECTION
2 NIGHTS HALF BOARD IN DUBLIN AREA - 3 NIGHTS HALF BOARD IN EN SUITE ACCOMMODATION IN KNOCK
WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT ONLINE BOOKINGS FOR THIS TOUR