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12 Day The Emerald Isle
12 Day The Emerald Isle
Backroads small group tour
12 days
9 Day The Headlands of Ireland
9 Day The Headlands of Ireland
Backroads small group tour
9 days
7 Day Corners of Southern Ireland
7 Day Corners of Southern Ireland
Backroads small group tour
7 days
8 Day Irish Gold – CIE
8 days

Holiday Packages to Ireland

Céad míle fáilte! A hundred thousand welcomes to Shamrock Travel and Tours!

Shamrock Travel is an Irish-owned and operated travel company based in Melbourne, Australia. Since 1989, we’ve curated and organised once in a lifetime holiday packages to explore the Emerald Isle. Our staff carefully compare travel providers to determine which is currently offering the best experience, standard and value for money.

Hand-Picked Ireland Tour Packages

Ireland tour packages range from 5 to 7, 11, 14 or 24 days. Whether you want to explore hidden secrets, major cities, nature or everything in between, anything is possible with our small group tours of Ireland.

Here are just a few of the many Ireland Tour packages available:

Taste of Ireland – CIE: 5 day adventure from Dublin to Shannon. Visit historic castles and participate in authentic local experiences.

Introduction to Ireland – Globus: 7 Days round trip from Cities to Coastlines. Hit the ground running and experience the very best of the Emerald Isle. Meals and Superior Hotels included.

Irish Legends – CIE: 10 Day Exploration of Irish history and scenery. Walking tours, ferry rides and unforgettable day trips.

CIE Tours of Ireland

Córas Lompair Éireann or ‘CIÉ’ run guided tours across Ireland with incredible itineraries and all-inclusive pricing. Shamrock Travel carefully select the very best CIE Tours of Ireland, including options of just under a week to 11, 14 or 24 day experiences.

From 1989 to today, we have proudly operated as travel agents for Ireland tours. If you need more information about a tour listed online, get in touch and we’ll be more than happy to answer any questions. Each tour involve a professional tour director, daily sightseeing, speedy hotel check-ins, all breakfasts, most dinners, airport transfers and much more.

Small Group Tours of Ireland

Interested in small group tours of Ireland? Shamrock Tours search far and wide for the best experiences. Importantly, the tours we feature come with accommodation, itineraries and a range of different amenities.

If you want to discuss the finer details of any tour, call us for a chat on 03 9882 8368.

Expert Travel Agents for Ireland Holidays

Travel is in our blood. With origins dating back to 1962, we know every tour operators’ programs like the back of our hand. As an independent and impartial company, Shamrock Tours carefully compare each tour and only select those that deliver an unforgettable experience.

As long-standing travel agents for Ireland holidays, we compare the standard of accommodation, meals and activities to find operators that provide the best value for money.

Unforgettable Coach Tours of Ireland

Comfortable, scenic and full of wonder, nothing quite compares to guided coach tours of Ireland. Here, knowledgeable tour guides take you to the best sights and destinations that the Emerald Isle has to offer.

If you need further information about our luxury coach holidays to Ireland, please call 03 9882 8368


Luxury Coach Holidays to Ireland

With luxury coach holidays to Ireland, Scotland and England, we compare the available packages and help you find excellent value for money. Led by experienced tour directors, these luxury coaches are comfortable and connected to WiFi. Explore all of the tours online or contact us directly for any further questions.

Here from one of Shamrock Travel’s happy travellers:

“Daniel is an absolutely amazing travel agent. Great at communication and keeping you informed about what’s going on. I would 100% recommend him.” – Kristen

Bus Tours across Ireland

Take in serene country and coastal views with our hand-selected bus tours of Ireland. With activities and accommodation all covered, each tour is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that you won’t want to miss.

With various trips to Ireland and packages for small groups, we have well-planned bus tours that cover all bases.

Curated Trips to Ireland & Packages for Affordable Prices

Whether you’re interested in cities, castles or the charming Irish countryside, we do the hard work for you to find the very best travel packages.

With various trips to Ireland and tailored packages, Shamrock Tours rigorously compare everything from the standard of accommodation to tour inclusions, extras, meals and much more. This ultimately allows you to make an informed choice that you won’t regret.

Shamrock Tours – 5 Step Process

1. Receiving Your Call: When you’re ready to start planning your trip, simply give us a call at 03 9882 8368. Our friendly tour specialists will be happy to discuss your travel needs and preferences, as well as answer any questions you may have.


2. Personalised Tour Package Selection: Based on your requirements and interests, our experienced tour specialists will carefully handpick a selection of tour packages that meet your criteria. We pride ourselves on offering a wide variety of options to suit different budgets, destinations, and travel styles.

3. Customisation and Finalisation: Once you’ve had a chance to review our suggested tour packages, our tour specialists will work with you to further customise and fine-tune the details of your chosen package. Whether you’d like to add extra activities, upgrade your accommodation, or make any other adjustments, we’re here to ensure your trip is perfect for you.

4. Booking and Confirmation: If you’re satisfied with your customised tour package, our travel agents will take care of all the necessary bookings and arrangements on your behalf. We’ll keep you informed every step of the way and provide you with a detailed itinerary and confirmation of all your bookings.

5. Support Throughout Your Journey: As you embark on your well-deserved holiday, you can rest assured knowing that Shamrock Travel is here to support you throughout your journey. Should you require any assistance or encounter any issues during your trip, our travel agents are just a phone call away and ready to help.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q What types of Ireland tour packages does Shamrock Tours offer?


Shamrock Tours offers a variety of hand-picked Ireland tour packages ranging from 5 to 22 days, including small group tours and standard coach tours. Some popular packages are Taste of Ireland, Introduction to Ireland, and Irish Legends, which cover various attractions, accommodations, and amenities.

Q What can I expect from a CIE Tour of Ireland?


CIE Tours of Ireland, run by Córas Lompair Éireann, offer incredible itineraries and all-inclusive pricing. Shamrock Tours selects the best CIE Tours, which include professional tour directors, daily sightseeing, fast hotel check-ins, all breakfasts, most dinners, airport transfers, and more.

Q How does Shamrock Tours ensure the best quality and value for money in their tour packages?


As independent and impartial travel agents for Ireland holidays, Shamrock Tours carefully compares each tour operator’s programs, focusing on the standard of accommodation, meals, and activities to find operators that provide the best value for money and unforgettable experiences.

Q What can I expect from a luxury coach holiday to Ireland with Shamrock Travel?


Luxury coach holidays to Ireland, Scotland, and England offer excellent value for money, with comfortable coaches and experienced tour directors. These coaches are equipped with WiFi, and you can explore various tours online or contact Shamrock Travel directly for any further questions.

Q How can I get more information or discuss the details of a specific tour package?


To discuss the finer details of any tour or get more information, feel free to call Shamrock Travel on 03 9882 8368 or fill out a form online. The team will be more than happy to assist you in finding the perfect Ireland tour package for your needs.


Q What destinations do Shamrock Tours curated tours cover?


We are the leading independent tour experts in Australia,for tours of England, Scotland, and Ireland .

Each one  our tour specialists has and in depth knowledge  of each tour featured on this site.

We have dealt with some of the featured operators for over 40 years ,and we have experienced -first hand-many of the featured programmes

Q What is included in Shamrock Tours’ comprehensive travel packages?


Your tour inclusions will vary from tour operator to tour operator. This is where you can harness Shamrock tours’ 40+ years of expertise to guide you through the maze of tour options.

Some programmes cost less at first glance, but when you dig deeper you will realise that they charge you more when you are touring. This is our key point of difference – our goal is to guide you towards the tour with the best overall value, as well as a tour and operator that is likely to best fulfill your needs.

We are impartial, and fiercely independent, so you can be assured that the advice and guidance that we give you is based on YOUR interests, and your interest only.

Q What are the benefits of choosing small group tours with Shamrock TRAVEL?


A small group tour offers a more personalised and intimate travel experienc.

Generally speaking ,the more experienced travellers tend to favour the small group type of travel.These travellers will most likely have already toured on the standard size tours in the past,and are now seeking a more refined version of touring.

Q How long has Shamrock Travel been in operation?


Shamrock Travel have been involved in the Australian Travel Industry since 1984.

Prior to this, the principal Pauric Dempsey worked in his father’s Irish Travel business-established back in Ireland in 1956, which is still in operation to this day!

Throughout this time, we have been providing unforgettable holiday experiences, helping countless travellers secure their dream vacations with expert advice, guidance, and access to our unique travel packages.

Q I’m interested in small group tours of England, Ireland and Scotland. What’s the next step?


In general Small group tours have fewer departure dates and of course fewer places available

Maximum group sizes vary from 12 up to 28 depending on the operator  .

Because of the variety between the various small group tour programmes, it is essential that you speak with our small group tours specialist, so that we can tailor the most suitable tour to your specific needs

This is all the more reason that you should speak to our small group tour specialist.

If you have any questions about our small group tours of England Ireland, and Scotland, give us a call on (03) 9882 8368 for a friendly chat.