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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I recently went on the CIE Irish Odyssey Tour with my cousin and a group of her friends from the Halifax area. What a wonderful time we all had! Our tour guide and bus driver Colm was a wealth of information and full of fun...More

Thank Jocelyn C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We used CIE Tours for our trip to Ireland and it was a wonderful choice. We chose the Adventure tour which gave us a taste of Ireland from Dublin to Waterford, Killarney, Gallway, Londonderry and much more in between locations. The bus/coach was comfortable and...More

Thank Patricia T
Reviewed 1 week ago

My experience with CIE was great!! We had a guide for the Scotland portion (Di) and our driver/guide for the rest (Joe). It was great to have a Scotslady as the guide for the Scotland portion. She was upfront and let us know she would...More

Thank tracy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did this bus tour Oct 3 , 2018 . This is a very structured fast paced tour with very little time on your own . The hotels were amazing and all wonderfully organized when we arrived there was no waiting for our rooms. And...More

Thank happyNovaScotia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our experience with CIE tours was great! The services were excellent and our guide/driver Brian McDonnell was excellent. Although the weather did cause us to miss a scheduled lake cruise, Brian was sure to keep our day moving and make it great just the same....More

Thank Amfm01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I took the Scots/Irish tour September 23-Oct 3, 2018. We were assigned a lovely guide, Regine as our tour guide and Peter as our driver. We thought both guides would be with us throughout the entire tour. We really enjoyed Regine's narration,...More

7  Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently completed this 24 day tour and had an amazing time. It was our first bus tour, and have concluded bus tours are not for the faint of heart! We felt it was as advertised, saw so many wonderful places. The pace is pretty...More

Thank travlr15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently experienced the 11 day / 10 night tour of Scotland and Ireland and had an excellent experience. Our tour bus driver/guide, Aidan Carrigy, was wonderful. He kept the group on time and provided a world of knowledge and color to our trip. The...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just returned home from doing The Irish Odyssey tour with 24 people from our area. i can not recommend highly enough this tour. Our experience was exceptional going from coast to coast of Ireland by coach. Our tour director Colm made the experience...More

Thank Roxanne C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arranged through our travel agent to have a private driver - which was arranged by CIE. Having a private driver took all the worries off of us - the Irish drive on the left and most vehicles are standard shift - which we aren't...More

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Sandy H
10 November 2018|
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Response from Eve A | Reviewed this property |
We were on a 10 day trip. There were people who used walking sticks and were not as mobile as others. That did not deter them. They did as much walking as they could. Our luggage had to be out of our room before 7.00... More
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Emarcucci
5 October 2018|
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Response from Pekelo98 | Reviewed this property |
No way. In fact, the entire trip is very casual. I wore jeans the entire trip. One pair were higher end, but overall, it’s a casual experience.
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rachel12182017
17 September 2018|
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Response from Beth M | Reviewed this property |
The tour director has a microphone on the bus so everyone can hear. If for some reason the microphone isn't working, she passed out little head sets.
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Marilyn E
31 August 2018|
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Response from HornetMom | Reviewed this property |
We arrived at hotel at 9 am. They stored our luggage for us. Also, gave us first available room....we checked in around 10 am. All hotels were very service oriented towards CIE.
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travlr15
18 August 2018|
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Response from icntwin2 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, if you stay at a hotel two nights, and it offers laundry service, there should be a form in your room or at the desk. It will give you pricing per piece and the cost if you want it that same day or the next. They’ll... More
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