May 20, 2021 — Jun 01, 2021

Enchanting Ireland

With Dr. Pamela Zeiser

About this Trip

Ireland delights on this full yet well-paced 13-day tour, showcasing its many charms – old and new – to your small band of travelers.  Beginning in Dublin, visit Trinity College, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, and the haunts of Ireland’s beloved literary sons.  Departing for Galway, see Clonmacnoise, a 6th-century monastic site.  Journey through the legendary Connemara to beautiful Kylemore Abbey, then take an excursion to Inishmore, largest of the fabled Aran Islands.  Travel along County Clare’s spectacular coastline, encountering the rugged Burren and the majestic Cliffs of Moher.  Ferrying to County Kerry, tour charming Killarney and historic Muckross House.  Experience the stunning Ring of Kerry, stopping for an Irish sheepdog demonstration.  In Blarney, visit the famed Blarney Stone, then see the celebrated Rock of Cashel.  After exploring Kilkenny, Ireland’s cultural capital, pay a final visit to Dublin for several substantive briefings.  Savor the dramatic Antrim Coast and lively Belfast with an optional 4-day/3-night post-tour Northern Ireland extension. 

$5,892  including airfare from Boston or New York (other gateways available)

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Your Council Leader

Dr. Pamela A. Zeiser is an Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in International Studies from the University of Nevada, Reno, and both a Masters degree in International Studies and a Ph.D. in Political Science from Claremont Graduate University. Dr. Zeiser teaches courses on International Relations and Europe, generally, with special interests in foreign policy and the European Union. Dr. Zeiser has lectured for previous World Affairs Council programs in Europe, including two previous programs in Germany and the Czech Republic, and has led student study abroad groups to Central Europe. She is a member of the World Affairs Council of Jacksonville, where she volunteers as liaison between the Council and the University of North Florida.



For every tour we require each individual participant to fill out a Passenger Information Form.  When filling out the form, you will need your passport information readily available. All information will be kept strictly confidential.

“Pam was very friendly and provided excellent lectures. A nice traveling partner.”

Tom and Managh Lips, South Glastonbury, CT