Springtime in New York, St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland—as a Standard Bank customer, you can enjoy these fabulous Travel Club adventures, with all the details arranged by the knowledgeable professionals at Mayflower Tours. To make it even more convenient, they’ll even pick you up and drop you off at your own home—no wrestling with luggage on a mad dash to the departure point. Doesn’t that make you feel more relaxed already?
Our six-day motor coach trip to New York City will show you the best of the Big Apple, starting with a cruise across New York Harbor to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, where you can follow the path taken by our immigrant ancestors when they arrived on our shores. More highlights: a broadway show; tours of Wall Street, Chinatown and Times Square; and dinner at Rockefeller Center, where many television shows are recorded. Keep your eyes peeled for celebrities—you never know who you might see! This exciting trip includes five nights’ accommodations, nine meals and all tours and tickets, for $1,569 per person. Departure date: May 19, 2013.
They say that everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, but imagine celebrating this festive holiday amid the pubs, galleries and shops of beautiful Killarney. That’s just one of the highlights of our nine-day “Best of Ireland” tour, which departs from Chicago on March 12, 2013. You’ll also enjoy panoramic tours of historic Dublin and Belfast; a trip through the scenic countryside to Blarney Castle (and, of course, a chance to kiss the Blarney Stone); visits to grand historic homes and spectacular gardens; and a day-long excursion to the Dingle Peninsula, with views of Ireland’s breathtaking coastline.
You’ll start each morning fortified with a full Irish breakfast, guaranteed to provide fuel for a day of sightseeing. Evenings will be spent enjoying more Irish culture and cuisine, with special events like a traditional Irish dinner in an 18th-century pub, featuring lively music and dancing. There’ll also be plenty of leisure time to explore this fascinating city, and discover an enchanting shop, a friendly pub, a picturesque street—it’s all a part of the magic of Ireland. Airfare and transfers are included, plus all accommodations and tours, and seven breakfasts and four dinners. The per person charge is $2,524.
Click here for detailed information about both trips, including a day-by-day itinerary, or call (866) 499-2265 and ask to speak to one of our Travel Club coordinators.