Ireland comes alive this Christmas and New Years period with magical events happening all over Ireland and with the help of Irish Rail let us get you and your family there to enjoy all of the wonder and excitement of the season.
Jul 28 / 2016
Belfast is a city that has so much to offer for visitors of all ages and is certainly a great destination for a family break.
Jul 12 / 2016
Cork is the ideal location for family break this summer. If you're looking for some exciting adventures, it is the place to go!
Jul 9 / 2015
The close knit town of Kilkenny is at heart of all the action. It is often referred to as the cultural heartbeat of Ireland and once you are there you will see why!
Looking for a memorable trip away? Whether it’s a city break or a longer stay that you crave, Belfast brings all the elements of the ideal trip to the table. From a buzzing nightlife to unique and exciting ways to spend the day, Belfast is a universally great spot for all to treasure and enjoy. Read our blog to explore all of the wonderful things that await you in Belfast.
Planning to visit Dublin? This summer, wrap the sights, sounds and tastes of Dublin around you like a light summer shawl as you soak up the vibe of the city. Make a splash on its beaches, explore the heritage steeped landmarks or simply sit back and relish the aroma of the fresh sea salt air and the traditional music that fills the air.
As the capital of Co. Clare, Ennis is a picturesque and historic market town world famous for its traditional Irish music with year round music festivals and trad sessions. Fun, relaxation and adventure awaits with Ennis being a centrally located tourist spot and the ideal location with the train station only a walk away from major attractions such as:
The rugged scenery, wind-swept headlands, crystal waters and pristine beaches are what make the West of Ireland ideal for lovers of the outdoors. Adventures and a touch of adrenaline make the perfect accompaniment to the breath-taking views. This summer why not make the trip and discover the awe-inspiring landscapes, wildlife, heritage, culture and people for yourself.
It’s often said that Kerry captures the true heart and spirit of Ireland. With Ireland's finest choice of accommodation, dining & entertainment, touring & shopping options, sporting activities galore and many nearby Blue Flag beaches, all located in the midst of breath-taking and ever-changing beautiful landscapes, you will not be disappointed. Read our blog on the top reasons for you to hop on the train to Kerry.
For a getaway unlike any other, immerse yourself in the magic of Sligo this summer! Combine adventure, leisure, history and breath-taking spectacles on your travels by hopping on the train to Sligo. With activities and festivities for all of the family to enjoy, Sligo offers everything you need to make it a memorable trip this summer. Read through our blog to see why Sligo should be right up on your list of places to see.