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Program #21258RJ
11 Days | 10 Nights
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
If you’re looking for a more flexible schedule with ample independent time and several meals on your own, then our FLEX learning adventures are made for you.
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Robin Hall Sep 16, 2014 at 07:21 PM

We will also be arriving early morning on the 4th, flying from Boston on AerLingus. This will be our fist trip to Ireland and with Road Scholar. Looking forward to meeting everyone! - Robin & Stu
Leanne Pander Sep 17, 2014 at 09:54 AM

Hi Robin--I think you'll be able to meet up with the "official" Road Scholar transport to Ennistymon if you arrive on Oct. 4, since that's the first day of the actual program. Mike and I are arriving a day earlier, Friday, Oct.3, so we have to make our own travel arrangements from Shannon Airport to Ennistymon. We're looking forward to meeting you, too! By the way, I've heard from Silverbus that their vehicle can transport four people plus luggage, for 60 Euros total, in case anyone wants to share the ride with us on the morning of Oct.3. - Lee

Leanne Pander Sep 16, 2014 at 12:29 PM

My husband and I will be arriving in Shannon on Friday, Oct.3, one day earlier than the official program start date. I've found a transport service called Silverbus that will take us to Ennistymon for 60 euro; I think this is the total for the ride (not per person), and I'm wondering if anyone else will be arriving on Oct. 3 and would like to share the van ride? (I've written to confirm the cost, but haven't heard back yet.) We're coming from Maine and this is our first trip to Ireland, first trip with Road Scholar; we look forward to meeting our fellow travelers! - Lee
Bettie Corey Sep 16, 2014 at 01:42 PM

We won't be arriving until early the morning of the 4th so cannot share the cost but look forward to meeting you in Ennistymon.

Bettie Corey Sep 15, 2014 at 05:39 PM

Anyone signed up for the Enchanting Ireland tri October 3 - 13?

Linda Patton Aug 17, 2014 at 12:01 AM

Anyone signed up for the Enchanting Ireland May 29-June 8, 2015 trip yet?

Candace Hisert Aug 12, 2014 at 02:35 PM

OMG! My husband tells me we're flying out the 19th! That's what happens when two people plan a trip...

Candace Hisert Aug 12, 2014 at 02:31 PM

My husband and I are leaving for Shannon from Newark on September 18. Who else is on the flight?

Caroline Bernard Jul 25, 2014 at 05:12 PM

anyone travelling from Newark for the Aug 25th program? would enjoy some company
Joel Orton Aug 23, 2014 at 07:22 AM

My wife, Claudia, and I are on the 7pm Uinted flight on the 25th. I'll be the guy wearing the KU Jayhawk cap.
Caroline Bernard Aug 24, 2014 at 11:57 AM

Great - i'll look for you - it will be good to have company.

Sedona Sister May 30, 2014 at 11:31 AM

Looking to connect up with people going on the June 27 - July 7 trip. Penny Barrows
Lynette Nelson May 31, 2014 at 10:54 PM

My husband, Ron, and I are going. We will in Phoenix. First time to Ireland. Can't wait! We are leaving a few days early to meet some long lost relatives in Dungarven. Then we'll meet up with the tour in Shannon. Look forward to meeting you. Lynette Nelson
Sedona Sister Jun 01, 2014 at 02:26 PM

Lynette, I will be traveling with my sister, sister-in-law and a friend (husbands are staying home). We look forward to meeting you and Ron soon.

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10 Field trips
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