The Irish Music & Culture Appreciation Holiday Experience


 
This four night holiday package enables non-musicians and music lovers to experience an off the beaten path Irish holiday that incorporates an array of spirited Irish cultural activities.

 

Enjoy learning a few tunes on the tin whistle, learn a few words of Gaelic and the history of the Irish language. Have some fun with a step of Irish dancing, get to pour a perfect pint of Guinness or make an Irish coffee, step into the kitchen and learn how to prepare some delicious Irish bread and meals, enjoy afternoon outings to historic and scenic sights. Visit local castles, see local handcrafts, walk the country hills, explore ancient archaeological sights. Some nights are spent enjoying the music, singing and storytelling at traditional Irish music pub sessions. 

 

The itinerary is carefully planned to ensure guests really enjoy themselves as well as learn lots about Irelands rich cultural heritage. This four night package promises to be an authentic and unique holiday experience. You will be intrigued from dawn until dusk. 

 

Cost : €1,250 p.p.

 

Four nights Bed and Breakfast accommodation - Monday morning arrival at 09:00am - Friday departure at 1:00pm 

Four home cooked traditional dinners 

Morning Workshops: 

Irish music workshop on Tin Whistle - 

Irish language and history workshop - 

Irish cookery demonstration - 

Traditional Irish Home Baking demonstration - 

Three daytime cultural outings to local towns and village with lots to see and do - Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. 

Outings to two Traditional Irish music pub sessions- Wednesday and Thursday. 

We will be doing all of the driving! 

You will be able buy your own lunch while out and about during the afternoon outings to local towns and villages.

Admission to historical sights and tours at your own discretion.

We will collect you from our local train station in Thurles and return you for your onward journey if you decide to come by train. 

If you would like to join us on Sunday, the day before the retreat starts, to settle in, we can provide collection from train station, B&B with evening meal for an additional charge of €100 p.p.s.

 

Monday morning arrival, Friday lunchtime departure.