Day 1 :
Depart from United States
- Enjoy your overnight flight to Ireland:
Day 2 :
Welcome to Ireland!
- Arrive in Dublin:
Begin your journey to the Emerald Isle by exploring Dublin.
Day 3 :
- Discover Dublin with a Local Guide:
A local guide introduces you to the Dublin General Post Office, seized during the 1916 Easter Rising, the Dail (Irish Parliament), Phoenix Park, O'Connell Street, and Trinity College. Admire the richly illustrated Book of Kells in the Old Library of Trinity College.
Day 4 :
- Add On: Failte!:
Opt to participate in Failte! and learn about Irish culture. Experience firsthand how Irish farmers tend to their land and animals. Learn all about traditional Ireland: speak their native language, dance a jig, or play the bodhran, a traditional Irish drum made from goatskin.
- LEAP Jig by the Liffey:
LEAP Activity | Jig by the Liffey
Do a Jig. Dance a Reel. Revel in Irish culture. Enjoy Irish dancing with traditional music and experience Gaelic pride through lyrics and rhythm.
Day 5 :
- Walking Tour of London:
Fly over the Irish Sea to London. See some of London's highlights during an introductory walking tour with your Tour Director.
Day 6 :
- Continue to Explore London:
A local guide will show you Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, St. Paul's Cathedral, and Buckingham Palace.
- Add On: London Theater Performance:
Head to London's famous West End to sit back and enjoy a theater performance.
Day 7 :
- Tour Oxford University:
Today's full-day excursion begins with an American themed walking tour of a few of the 36 colleges that make up Oxford University. See Christ's Church, complete with portaits of American Revolutionaries.
- Continue to Stratford-upon-Avon:
Journey to Shakespeare's hometown of to see the Bard's birthplace and the cottage of Anne Hathaway, his wife.
Day 8 :
- Add On: Stonehenge, Salisbury & Bath:
See England's countryside on an optional full-day excursion. Take a trip to the mystifying, neolithic Stonehenge, one of the most renowned sites in the world, with its immense standing stones and burial mounds. Visit Salisbury to discover its famous cathedral.
- LEAP Who Rules?:
LEAP Activity | Who Rules?
Meet great Britons from history. Debate their merits and contributions to decide who is the greatest of them all!
Day 9 :
Return Home to the United States