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Photographing the Emerald Isle: Coastline, Countryside and Villages of Ireland

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Program #20208RJ
12 Days | 11 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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.
Capture impressive digital photographs of Ireland’s lush vistas, quaint towns and historic architecture as you join a professional photographer for a hands-on approach to perfecting your photography skills. Get instruction on using your camera, utilizing filters and perfecting composition — then, practice your new skills as you explore Ireland from the small towns of Ennistymon and Ennis to the archaeological sites of Westport and the coastline of Sligo.


Highlights

• Take lunch and visit the farm at Glanquin House — the parochial house featured in the TV show “Father Ted.”
• Explore the timeless Burren and Cliffs of Moher to remote Aran Islands, from haunting Connemara to the unspoiled coast of Sligo and rugged Donegal.
• Embark on field trips to discover spiritual Croagh Patrick, Benedictine Kylemore Abbey, monastic Devenish Island and early Christian Glencolmcille.

Activity Notes

Walking on paths and uneven surfaces up to a mile; elevators available in most buildings.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Ennistymon, 3 nights; coach to Westport, 3 nights; coach to Sligo, 3 nights; coach to Ennis, 1 night; departure.

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10 nights of accommodations
27 meals: 10 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 9 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
10 Field trips
3 Hands-on experiences
3 Performances

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