Escorted Coach Tours

Escorted Coach Tours

Escorted Coach Tours

ALLTOURS HAVE LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN Escorted Coach Tours 2018 TOURS DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 ww.dmtours.ie • email: dmtours2013@gmail.com • Agri & Special Interest Tours 2018

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GREAT DESTINATIONS – UNFORGETTABLE MEMORIES – GREAT VALUE FOR MONEY LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com We want your tour to be a holiday to remember.

Every itinerary has been meticulously planned with your comfort and enjoyment in mind. Whether it’s a short tour within Ireland or one of our longer journeys of discovery, the same criteria apply when we select our products. Tours will be escorted by DM TOURS’personnel.

TRANSPORT We use only top quality, new and modern luxury coaches with air conditioning, washroom facilities, refrigerator, DVD and CD players as standard. All are fitted with WiFi and have spacious legroom and panoramic windows to enjoy the views. Our drivers are highly experienced and professional in every aspect of their job; they are fully trained, knowledgeable and friendly thus making sure your holiday runs smoothly. Travel to the UK is by Irish Ferries or Stena Line, while travel to mainland Europe is on overnight cruise ferries operated by P&O. With comfortable en-suite cabins, dinners and breakfasts on board you can relax and enjoy the ship’s entertainment then next morning you’ll be on your way through Europe.

HOTELS We carefully contract a range of 3 and 4 star hotels, many in city centres, others in scenic locations when appropriate to the tours. En-suite bathrooms are standard. Breakfast are always included and dinners are included on most nights – three course meals followed by coffee or tea. The single room supplement is a charge that the hotel charge for single occupancy and unfortunately we have to pass this cost on, but we are conscious of the extra cost and have negotiated with the hotels to keep it at a minimum. SIGHTSEEING We have included a varied programme of sightseeing in our tours to ensure you see the best of the attractions each area has to offer.

The itineraries are carefully balanced to provide leisure time and a chance to look around independently, or simply relax. In many cities, we employ qualified local guides to share their knowledge and expertise with you.

TOUR PICK UP POINTS We will send you your pick up details approximately 7-10 days prior to departure, along with a detailed itinerary for your tour. OUR PICK UP POINTS WILL BE AS FOLLOWS: From the north: •Monaghan •Castleblayney •Carrickmacross •Ardee •Slane •Dundalk •City North Hotel •Dublin Airport •Dublin Custom House Quay. From the south: •Silver Springs Cork •Mitchelstown •Horse & Jockey •Portlaoise •Newbridge •Toughers Naas •West County Hotel.

You may also join your tour at either Dublin Port or Belfast Port, if applicable.

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BIG BAND COUNTRY MUSIC WEEKEND IN WEXFORD .

. 4 EASTER BATTLEFIELD TOUR . . 5 THE DUTCH BULBFIELDS AT EASTER . . 6 THE BEST OF DEVON & CORNWALL including Land’s End & Eden Project . . 7 THE LOVELY LAKE DISTRICT . . 8 CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW AND HIDCOTE MANOR GARDENS . . 9 THAINSTONE COUNTRY MUSIC & LINE DANCING FESTIVAL . . 10 GERMANY’S BLACK FOREST . . 11 DONEGAL – HARVEY’S POINT CABARET BREAK . . 12 BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS - 5 days . . 13 BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS – 4 days . . 14 HIGHLANDS OF SCOTLAND IN AUTUMN . . 15 HALLOWEEN BREAK IN WATERFORD . . 16 TURKEY & TINSEL, CHRISTMAS SHOPPING IN BLACKPOOL . . 17 TURKEY & TINSEL CHRISTMAS BREAK IN DONEGAL .

. 18 CHRISTMAS SHOPPING IN LONDON & CHESHIRE OAKS . . 19 CHRISTMAS IN BONNIE SCOTLAND . . 20 HOGMANAY IN BONNIE SCOTLAND . . 21 ACTIVE RETIREMENT GROUPS - ASSOCIATIONS & CLUBS . . 22 AGRICULTURAL, VINTAGE & SPECIAL INTEREST TOURS CAMBRIDGE MACHINERY (February) SALES . . 24 TRACTOR WORLD – MALVERN . . 25 TECHNO CLASSICA – ESSEN, by Air . . 26 TRACTOR WORLD IN SCOTLAND‘NEW EVENT . . 27 TECH AGRO – AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY EVENT in Brno, Czech Republic, by Air . . 28 CAMBRIDGE VINTAGE SALES – Spring & Autumn . . 29 INNISHANNON STEAM & VINTAGE RALLY . . 30 ROYAL HIGHLAND SHOW . . 31 ROYAL WELSH SHOW .

. 32 THE GAME FAIR 2018 . . 33 THE GREAT DORSET STEAM FAIR . . 34 WORLD PLOUGHING CHAMPIONSHIPS & JOHN DEERE FACTORY TOUR in Germany, by Air . . 35 INTERNATIONAL AUTOJUMBLE AT BEAULIEU . . 36 NATIONAL PLOUGHING CHAMPIONSHIPS staying in Dublin City . . 37 CLASSIC MOTOR SHOW in NEC Birmingham . . 38 NEWARK VINTAGE TRACTOR & HERITAGE SHOW . . 39 EUROTIER - HANOVER, GERMANY, by Air . . 40 CAMBRIDGE MACHINERY (December) SALES . . 41 LAMMA 2019 – AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY SHOW in NEC Birmingham Incorporating a Country Music Extravaganza . . 42 TERMS AND CONDITIONS . . 43 LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com INDEX OF TOURS HOLIDAY & SHORT BREAK TOURS

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A four day/ 3 night tour to the beautiful 4* Clayton Whites Hotel situated in Wexford town. A fun packed weekend of Dancing, good food, good fun and great friends! ITINERARY FRIDAY 2ND MARCH Pick up mid-morning by luxury coach from your designated pick up point and travel to your hotel in Wexford town for a three night stay. Dinner in the hotel. After 9pm in the ballroom, take to the floor to the sounds of Paddy O’Brien Band followed by the new queen of county music, Lisa McHugh and her band. SATURDAY 3RD MARCH After breakfast optional morning tour to Waterford city. Return for afternoon music and social dancing to Tony, Theresa and the Stars.

After dinner, tonight’s entertainment is by Paddy O’Brien Band followed by one of the famous Tenors himself, Robert Mizzel and the Country Kings.

SUNDAY 4TH MARCH After a relaxing morning in Wexford town after lunch, enjoy social dancing to Fermanagh’s famous duo, Thomas Maguire and Fhiona Ennis. After dinner this evening, the Big Band dancing is to the music of Patrick Feeney and his band. MONDAY 5TH MARCH Following on from a leisurely breakfast, leave the hotel to return to your original pick up points. TOUR INCLUDES: • Luxury coach transport throughout with experienced driver/guide; • 3 nights’Half Board Hotel accommodation (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast); • 3 evenings dancing to the Big Bands; • 2 afternoons social dancing; • Optional inclusive excursion toWaterford city HOTEL: Clayton Whites Hotel, Wexford.

TOUR PRICE: €445.00per person sharing a twin/double room €75.00 single room supplement (Discount given for groups of 10 or more) BIG BAND COUNTRY MUSICWEEKEND INWEXFORD WITH IRELAND’S TOP COUNTRY BANDS IN THE SUNNY SOUTH-EAST DEPARTURE DATE: 2 MARCH 2018 – 4 DAY TOUR LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com 4

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Our tour over the Easter weekend takes in the sites and memorials of the Flanders and Somme battlefields where so many fought and lost their lives. Specialised local guides will accompany us around these sites to enhance the visits with their detailed knowledge of the area and its tragic history. We end the tour with a day in medieval Bruges, to relax before the homeward journey. ITINERARY WEDNESDAY 28TH MARCH Pick up by luxury coach from your designated departure point and drive to Dublin for the ferry crossing to Holyhead. Drive across North Wales and the Pennines to Hull for the overnight cruise ferry to Zeebrugge with en-suite cabins, enjoy dinner and entertainment programme on board as we cruise to Belgium.

THURSDAY 29TH MARCH After breakfast on the ship, drive to Messines for a visit to the Island of Ireland Peace Park. Followed by a visit to Belgian capital, Brussels for some free time to see the sights of the city centre. Check in to our hotel with time to relax before dinner. Evening at leisure. FRIDAY 30TH MARCH (GOOD FRIDAY) – Flanders Excursion Morning visit to Ypres with entrance to the“In Flanders Field” Museum then afternoon drive along the 14-18 Route with a local guide. Free time and dinner at your own expense in Ypres. Evening visit to the Menin Gate for the moving Last Post ceremony.

SATURDAY 31ST MARCH (EASTER SATURDAY) – Tour the Somme Full day guided tour of the Somme, including visits to the Canadian Memorial at Vimy Ridge to experience life in the trenches and the Wellington Quarries – tunnels beneath the city of Arras where thousands of Commonwealth troops were quartered in preparation for the Battle of Arras. Also visit the Ulster Tower at Thiepval and Newfoundland Park. Return via Lille, Kortrijk and Ghent. Dinner in the hotel.

SUNDAY 1ST APRIL (EASTER SUNDAY) – Optional tour Battle of Waterloo Free day in Brussels OR optional visit to Waterloo, the scene of the Battle of Waterloo in June 1815. Visit the new Waterloo Memorial Museum and look at the defeat of Napoleon by Wellington and Blücher. You will also have time to climb the Lion Mound and see the stunning Waterloo panorama. Return to the hotel for dinner. MONDAY 2ND APRIL Spend time in beautiful Bruges, the‘Venice of the North’. Wonderful medieval architecture, canals and an opportunity to purchase some of the lace or chocolate for which Bruges is famous, before boarding the overnight cruise ferry to Hull with en-suite cabins, dinner and breakfast on board.

TUESDAY 3RD APRIL Disembark in Hull and return via Holyhead to Dublin with immediate transfers to original pick up point. TOUR INCLUDES: • Luxury coach transport throughout with experienced driver/guide; • Return ferry Dublin-Holyhead-Dublin; • 2 Return overnight cruise ferry Hull-Zeebrugge with en-suite cabins, dinners & breakfasts; • 3 nights’Half Board Hotel accommodation (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast); • 1 night B&B Hotel accommodation (Bed & Breakfast); • Entrance to In Flanders Field Museum; • Guided tour of the 14-18 Route with local guide; • Evening visit to the Menin Gate to hear the Last Post; • Guided tour ofThe Somme with local guide; • Entrance to theWellington Quarries at Arras; •VisitWaterloo and theWaterloo Memorial Museum; •Visit the cities of Lille and Bruges.

HOTEL: Best Western County House Hotel, Brussels. TOUR PRICE: €695.00per person sharing a twin/double room €105.00 single room supplement EASTER BATTLEFIELD TOUR DEPARTURE DATE: 28 MARCH 2018 – 7 DAY TOUR LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com 5

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Seven days of pure indulgence! The colourful displays of the Keukenhof Gardens and the Dutch Bulbfields, the contrasting city architecture and canals of Amsterdam and The Hague, the traditional costumes worn in Volendam, the sheer delightful sight of the many windmills and the amazing Aalsmeer Flower Auction, coupled together with an exclusive visit to a Dutch flower growers farm makes this tour a delightful adventure. ITINERARY THURSDAY 29TH MARCH Pick up by luxury coach from your designated departure point and drive to Dublin for the ferry crossing to Holyhead. Drive across North Wales and the Pennines to Hull for the overnight cruise ferry to Rotterdam with dinner, en-suite cabins and entertainment on board.

FRIDAY 30TH MARCH (GOOD FRIDAY) Disembark and drive to Amsterdam. This lively capital city of Holland is a city of canals, bridges and bicycles. Tour by local guide and visit a diamond cutting and polishing house. Free time to explore the sights before driving to our hotel in Amersfoort for a four day stay. Dinner in the hotel.

SATURDAY 31ST MARCH (EASTER SATURDAY) Today we have an inclusive full-day visit to Keukenhof Park often known as‘The Greatest Flower Show on Earth’. Here you see over six million bulbs in bloom as you stroll through the fantastic fragrant vibrant carpet of tulips, hyacinths, daffodils, orchids, roses, carnations, irises, lilies and many other flowers. Included is an hour-long whisper-boat ride which glides silently through the canals banked either side by fields of sheer colour, while listening to how the Netherlands today, are the largest producer of tulips. Return to hotel in late afternoon for evening dinner.

SUNDAY 1ST APRIL (EASTER SUNDAY) After breakfast we visit Volendam, an authentic fishing village. Visit the local Museum to learn about its history, clothing and cheese making. A short pleasant ride in a sail boat to the village of Marken on the peninsular will also be included. Return to Volendam for free time to perhaps visit its cheese making factory before returning to hotel for evening dinner. MONDAY 2ND APRIL (EASTER MONDAY) Visit Aalsmeer and its Flower Auction, the largest flower market in the world, where 20 million flowers are traded for in just one day. Visit a nearby large flower and plant grower (farmer) who will demonstrate the entire process from humble beginnings of the seed to the end product which finds its way into your homes.

A relaxing but a very educational day in the heart of the flower growing capital of the world. Return to the hotel for dinner.

TUESDAY 3RD APRIL Check out and leave behind Amersfoort but your Dutch adventure has not finished yet. Today drive west to the Netherlands real capital – The Hague, where government sits. Local guide will take you on a short city tour, then free time in this historic city which suffered heavily during WWII. Depart mid-afternoon for Rotterdam and the overnight cruise ferry to Hull with en-suite cabins, dinner and breakfast on board WEDNESDAY 4TH APRIL Disembark Hull and return via Holyhead to Dublin with immediate transfers to original pick up point.

TOUR INCLUDES: • Luxury coach transport throughout with experienced driver/guide; • Return ferry Dublin-Holyhead-Dublin; • 2 Return overnight cruise ferry Hull-Rotterdam with en-suite cabins, dinners & breakfasts; • 4 nights’Half Board Hotel accommodation (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast); • City tour of Amsterdam andThe Hague; • Entrances toThe Diamond Factory; Keukenhof Gardens &Whisper Boat ride; Cheese Factory; •Tour of Aalsmeer Flower Auction; •Visit a large Flower growing Farm; •Visit toVolendam with canal cruise to Marken; • Services of a DMTOURS rep.

HOTEL: Best Western Plus Berghotel, Amersfoort. TOUR PRICE: €725.00per person sharing a twin/double room €145.00 single room supplement THE DUTCH BULBFIELDS AT EASTER DEPARTURE DATE: 30 MARCH 2018 – 7 DAY TOUR LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com 6

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Devon and Cornwall are delightful counties with historic cities, quaint villages and two famous National Parks - Dartmoor and Exmoor. From golden beaches to rugged moorland, the area was once the haunt of smugglers and there are many myths and legends to discover.

Our tour is based in Torquay, a coastal town set in the very heart of the English Riviera on the South Devon Coast. ITINERARY TUESDAY 8TH MAY Pick up by luxury coach from our designated pick up point and travel to Rosslare for the ferry to Pembroke. Continue through South Wales and across the Severn Bridge into England. Overview of Bath, known for its Roman baths with their natural hot springs and 18th-century honey-coloured Georgian architecture. Arrive at our hotel for an overnight stay with dinner included.

WEDNESDAY 9TH MAY Drive to Exeter for an orientation tour of this fine city then on to Taunton, the home of English cider. Continue to Buckfast Abbey, home to the Benedictine monks. Free time for lunch and a look around, before heading to the seaside resort of Torquay, our base for the next four nights. THURSDAY 10TH MAY Today after breakfast, we drive to Plymouth and have an overview of its many historical sights, the Hoe, the Barbican and the Mayflower Steps. Continue our excursion to the world famous Eden Project – a truly‘global’garden in a breath-taking location. Explore the vast Biomes, huge artificial greenhouses containing thousands of species of exotic plants and the stunning gardens which have been developed on formerly barren land.

Return to hotel for dinner this evening.

FRIDAY 11TH MAY Take a lovely drive along Cornwall’s south coast to see St Michael’s Mount, then reach Land’s End, the most south-westerly point of mainland Britain. This well-loved landmark is famous for its unique location and beautiful scenery. Take a stroll along the towering cliffs and pop in to the fascinating Visitor Centre. Finally, drive to St. Ives with its galleries, craft shops and picturesque harbour before returning to the hotel for dinner. SATURDAY 12TH MAY Today head to the north coast and the village of Tintagel, associated with the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table.

Visit the remains of Tintagel Castle and explore the village. Next stop is the Cornish fishing harbour and foodie destination, Padstow - situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty with wonderful bays and beautiful golden beaches. Return across mysterious Bodmin Moor to the hotel for dinner.

SUNDAY 13TH MAY Check out of the hotel and enjoy a leisurely drive across rugged Dartmoor, with a stop at the fascinating Dartmoor Gaol Visitor Centre. Also stop at a cider farm before heading to our hotel in Chester for dinner and an overnight stay. MONDAY 14TH MAY Overview of Chester before returning to Holyhead for the early afternoon ferry to Dublin, followed by immediate transfers to original pick up points. TOUR INCLUDES: • Luxury coach throughout with experienced Driver/Guide; • Single ferry crossing Rosslare-Pembroke; • Single ferry crossing Holyhead-Dublin; • 6 nights’Half Board Hotel accommodation (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast); • Orientation tour of Exeter with visit to Buckfast Abbey; • Overview of Bath, Plymouth, Chester; • Entrance to the Eden Project; • Excursion toTintagel and Padstow; • Excursion to Land’s End and St.

Ives; • Entrance to Dartmoor GaolVisitor Centre; •Visit to a cider farm.

HOTELS: Mercure Bristol The Regina Hotel, Torquay Mercure Chester Abbots Well Hotel. TOUR PRICE: €735.00per person sharing a twin/double room €145.00 single room supplement THE BEST OF DEVON & CORNWALL INCLUDING LAND’S END & THE EDEN PROJECT DEPARTURE DATE: 8 MAY 2018 – 7 DAY TOUR LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com 7

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This tour to the Lake District includes all the sights of the lovely North and South Lakes and takes in a trip down memory lane on the Haverthwaite Steam Railway and a lake cruise on Lake Ullswater.

An easy paced tour, surrounded by the stunning landscapes of lakes and fells that it’s easy to see the inspiration behind some of the world’s well known authors and poets. ITINERARY MONDAY 30TH APRIL Pick up from your designated pick up point and travel to Belfast for the early morning ferry to Cairnryan. Scenic drive through the‘Borders’with a stop at Gretna Green, infamous for runaway marriages. Continue to hotel in Kendal for a four night stay. Dinner in the hotel.

TUESDAY 1ST MAY After breakfast set off southwards through the lovely Lake District. Mid-morning train journey on the Haverthwaite Steam Railway. Discover the picturesque scenery of the south lakes of Windermere and Grasmere, of William Wordsworth and Beatrix Potter fame. Return to your hotel for dinner. WEDNESDAY 2ND MAY Today’s excursion to the North Lakes of Ullswater and Derwentwater. Catch a glimpse of England’s highest mountain, Scafell Pike and free time in the market town of Keswick. Included today will be a cruise on Lake Ullswater from Glenridding to Pooley Bridge. Return to your hotel for dinner.

THURSDAY 3RD MAY After a leisurely breakfast we depart the hotel for a short excursion to Coniston Lake, famed for the Campbell Bluebird water speed record. Free time for lunch then an optional tour and tasting in the Lakes Distillery Company OR depending on time and general interest, visit the village of Esholt famed for being the first location of TV’s Emmerdale‘Woolpack Pub’. FRIDAY 4TH MAY Leave the hotel after breakfast. Return to Cairnryan via the Gretna Outlet Centre. Ferry to Belfast, followed by immediate transfers to original pick up points.

TOUR INCLUDES: • Luxury coach throughout with experienced driver/guide; • Return ferry crossings Belfast-Cairnryan-Belfast; • 4 nights hotel accommodation with dinner and breakfast; •Visit Gretna Green; • North and South Lakes excursions; • Single journey on Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway; • Ullswater Lake Cruise; • Optional visit to Lakes Distillery Company, Cumbria; •Visit to Gretna Outlet Centre.

HOTEL: Riverside Hotel, Kendal. TOUR PRICE: €545.00per person sharing a twin/double room €105.00 single room supplement THE LOVELY LAKE DISTRICT DEPARTURE DATE: 30 APRIL 2018 – 5 DAY TOUR LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com 8

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Chelsea Flower Show is the highlight of the horticultural year. Set in the grounds of Chelsea’s Royal Hospital, the world-famous show attracts thousands of visitors to see the stunning show gardens, floral marquees and the Great Pavilion. Our tour includes a city tour of London and visit to Hidcote Manor Gardens. ITINERARY WEDNESDAY 23RD MAY Pick up by luxury coach from your designated pick up point and travel to Dublin for the ferry crossing to Holyhead. Continue to London, with comfort stops en route and check into the Ibis Wembley in time for dinner.

THURSDAY 24TH MAY After breakfast, set off for a full day at the spectacular Chelsea Flower Show.

Enjoy the atmosphere of this great event with plenty of time to take in all there is to see – plants, flowers, gardens and the nurseries and growers who exhibit there. Return to the hotel. Tonight savour the atmosphere of the numerous restaurants in the London Designer Outlet Village which is located beside the hotel. FRIDAY 25TH MAY Check out of the hotel after breakfast and enjoy a brief city tour of London with a local guide. Then drive to Hidcote Manor Gardens, one of England’s most inspiring gardens, situated in the beautiful Cotswold countryside. After this visit, continue to your hotel for dinner and an overnight stay.

SATURDAY 26TH MAY Depart after breakfast for the return journey to Holyhead with a rest and coffee stop en route. Return to Dublin, followed by immediate transfers to original pick up points. TOUR INCLUDES: • Luxury coach transport throughout with experienced driver; • Return ferry crossings Dublin-Holyhead-Dublin; • 2 nights’Half Board Hotel accommodation (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast); • 1 night B&B Hotel accommodation (Bed & Breakfast); • City tour of London with local guide; • Entrance into Chelsea Flower Show; • Entrance into Hidcote Manor Gardens. HOTELS: Ibis Hotel, Wembley Mercure Bolton Georgian House Hotel.

TOUR PRICE: €550.00per person sharing a twin/double room €95.00 single room supplement CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW & HIDCOTE MANOR GARDENS DEPARTURE DATE: 23 MAY 2018 – 4 DAY TOUR LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com 9

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A fun packed weekend in Scotland’s North-east, at this annual event rounded off with scenic excursions in the area and three nights of music and dancing to Ireland’s top Country artists. ITINERARY FRIDAY 8TH JUNE Pick up from your designated pick up point and travel to Belfast for the early morning ferry to Cairnryan. Drive to hotel for a three night stay. After dinner we take the short journey to Thainstone where top Country and Irish acts perform on two live stages. An evening of music and dancing. Return to the hotel at approx. 1am. SATURDAY 9TH JUNE Late breakfast followed by free time to enjoy the sights and sounds of Aberdeen city.

Leave the hotel at 3pm back to Thainstone Festival for an afternoon and evening of music, dancing and craic! Line Dancing Workshops take place and there is even a Rodeo Bull...! Note there are food and drink facilities on site at this huge event. Return to the hotel at approx. 1.30am.

SUNDAY 10TH JUNE City tour of the‘Granite City’, Aberdeen with free time in the city centre. Return to hotel to freshen up and get ready for the tonight’s visit to Ellon, where some of the top Irish Country music artists perform. Music and dancing from 8pm to 11.30pm (name of big country band TBC). Return to hotel. MONDAY 11TH JUNE Leave the hotel after breakfast. Return to Cairnryan for the ferry to Belfast, followed by immediate transfers to original pick up points. TOUR INCLUDES: • Luxury coach throughout with experienced driver; • Return ferry crossings Belfast-Cairnryan-Belfast; • 1 night Half Board Hotel accommodation (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast); • 2 nights’B&B Hotel accommodation (Bed & Breakfast); • 3 nights’Country music and dancing; • City tour of Aberdeen with local guide; • All entrances intoThainstone Festival and Ellon.

HOTEL: Doubletree by Hilton Aberdeen Treetops. TOUR PRICE: €435.00per person sharing a twin/double room €55.00 single room supplement THAINSTONECOUNTRYMUSIC&LINEDANCINGFESTIVAL PLUS SUNDAY NIGHT DANCING IN ELLON DEPARTURE DATE: 8 JUNE 2018 – 4 DAY TOUR LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com 10

Germany’s Black Forest is a hugely popular holiday area with its wooded hills and deep valleys forged by the River Rhine. Experience its delights on our leisurely paced tour which stays in the beautiful town of Rastatt, situated in the heart of the Black Forest which is known for its glorious scenery and rustic charm. ITINERARY THURSDAY 12TH JULY Pick up by luxury coach from your designated pick up point and travel to Dublin for the ferry crossing to Holyhead. Continue across England to Hull for overnight cruise ferry to Rotterdam with en-suite cabins, dinner, entertainment and breakfast on board.

FRIDAY 13TH JULY Disembark and drive across Belgium, Luxembourg and the Alsace region of France to our destination, the pretty town of Rastatt. Check into the traditional, German-style Hotel and have time to savour the local atmosphere before dinner this evening.

SATURDAY 14TH JULY Today enjoy a panoramic tour of the Black Forest. Visit the attractive city of Freiburg dominated by its Gothic Minster, the Schlossberg and the remains of three castles. Then continue along a most scenic route to the beautiful lakeside resort of Titisee – perhaps take a short lake cruise or taste Black Forest Gateau. Return via Triberg to see Germany’s highest waterfalls and to perhaps visit the Black Forest Museum. An opportunity today for some wine tasting. Dinner will be served in the hotel this evening.

SUNDAY 15TH JULY This morning there is time to relax in the delightful surroundings.

This afternoon visit the charming and elegant spa resort of Baden Baden. This idyllic town is home to Germany’s oldest casino and has beautiful parks and gardens. Later enjoy afternoon tea/coffee and a demonstration of Black Forest Gateau making in a mountain restaurant. Return to the hotel in time for dinner. MONDAY 16TH JULY Today’s excursion is to the beautiful French city of Strasbourg, the seat of several European institutions. See the main sights with a local guide, including the“Petite France”area with its medieval half- timbered houses situated along the canals and magnificent cathedral.

After some free time here, travel south to visit the charming town of Obernai –before returning to our hotel for dinner and a leisurely evening.

TUESDAY 17TH JULY Return journey through Germany and The Netherlands to Rotterdam for the overnight cruise ferry to Hull with en-suite cabins, dinner and breakfast on board. WEDNESDAY 18TH JULY Disembark and travel back across England to Holyhead then take the ferry to Dublin, followed by immediate transfers to original pick up points. TOUR INCLUDES: • Luxury coach transport throughout with experienced driver/guide; • Return ferry crossings Dublin-Holyhead-Dublin; • Return overnight cruise ferry Hull-Rotterdam with en-suite cabins, dinners & breakfasts; • 4 nights’Half Board Hotel accommodation (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast); • Panoramic Black Forest excursion; •Visit to Baden Baden; • Excursion to Strasbourg with guided tour; •Visit to Obernai; • One afternoon tea/coffee with Black Forest Gateau.

HOTEL: Best Western Rastatt.

TOUR PRICE: €775.00per person sharing a twin/double room €125.00 single room supplement GERMANY’S BEAUTIFUL BLACK FOREST DEPARTURE DATE: 12 JULY 2018 – 7 DAY TOUR LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com 11

We all know how famous Donegal’s Harveys Point Hotel is, so it doesn’t need any further recommendations. DM TOURS have been lucky enough to secure 3 mid-week departures during the high season for you to experience this gem! Nestled beside Loch Eske, Harveys Point Hotel was voted Ireland’s Best Hotel by the Irish Times and the 10th Best in Europe in 2017 – Harveys Point Hotel is just stunning.

ITINERARY DAY 1 Pick up from your designated pick up point and travel to Donegal. Check into Harveys Point in time to relax before dinner, served in the hotel’s 2AA Rosette Restaurant.

DAY 2 After a full Irish breakfast, we take a tour of County Donegal, to include Killybegs, Glenties, Ardara with visits to a Woollen and Tweed mills. Return to your hotel in time to freshen up before heading down for the fantastic 6 course Dinner and Cabaret Show. DAY 3 After a leisurely breakfast, we return to your original pick up points. TOUR INCLUDES: • Luxury coach throughout with experienced driver; • 2 nights’B&B Hotel accommodation (Bed & Breakfast); • One evening dinner in the 2AA Rosette Restaurant; • One evening 6 course meal and the famous Harveys Point Cabaret Show; • Full day excursion through County Donegal.

HOTEL: Harveys Point, Lough Eske, Donegal. TOUR PRICE: €475.00per person sharing a twin/double room €105.00 single room supplement DONEGAL – HARVEYS POINT CABARET BREAK DEPARTURE DATES: 14, 21, 29 AUGUST 2018 – 3 DAY TOUR LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com 12

Discover the amazing spectacular Blackpool Illuminations! Enjoy this electrifying experience. Since 1879, this annual extravaganza has amazed visitors. Daytime fun of the Blackpool Tower, Pleasure Beach and the Golden Mile is replaced when darkness falls and the Promenade becomes alive with a dazzling display of over a million lamps featuring the latest fibre optic and laser technology used in various types and styles. Our tour includes daily excursions to Liverpool and Manchester. ITINERARY SUNDAY 9TH SEPTEMBER Pick up by luxury coach from your designated pick up point and travel to Dublin for the ferry to Holyhead.

Drive to Blackpool to our hote. There will be time to freshen up before evening dinner, followed by evening entertainment.

MONDAY 10TH SEPTEMBER Excursion to Liverpool. Orientation tour around the main sights and free time to explore the city’s shops including Liverpool One and attractions such as the Albert Dock and The Beatles Story. Return to the hotel to relax before evening dinner followed by entertainment. TUESDAY 11TH SEPTEMBER Free day to explore the attractions and sights of Blackpool. Walk along the Promenade and Blackpool’s 3 piers or perhaps take a tram ride along the Promenade. A visit to the iconic Blackpool Tower is a must. Take a lift up the 380ft to the top and experience the thrilling SkyWalk or maybe dance in the stunning setting of the famous Tower Ballroom to the sounds of the famous Wurlizer organ or watch from the side-lines as you enjoy afternoon tea.

After dinner, drive along the promenade through almost 6 miles of illuminations, using over one million bulbs - they are an awesome spectacle! WEDNESDAY 12TH SEPTEMBER Excursion to Manchester’s famous Trafford Centre with its huge array of shops and department stores. Return to the hotel for evening dinner followed by entertainment.

THURSDAY 13TH SEPTEMBER Depart after breakfast and take the pleasant journey back through scenic North Wales to Holyhead and the early afternoon ferry to Dublin, followed by immediate transfers to original pick up points. TOUR INCLUDES: • Luxury coach transport throughout with experienced driver; • Return ferry crossings Dublin-Holyhead-Dublin; • 4 nights’Half Board Hotel accommodation (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast); • Entertainment in the hotel each evening; • Excursions to Liverpool & ManchesterTrafford Centre; • Drive through Blackpool Illuminations. HOTEL: Queens Hotel, South Promenade, Blackpool.

TOUR PRICE: €375.00per person sharing a twin/double room €75.00 single room supplement BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS DEPARTURE DATE: 9 SEPTEMBER 2018 – 5 DAY TOUR LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com 13

Blackpool Illuminations is a spectacular annual extravaganza! When darkness falls, Blackpool becomes alive with a dazzling display of over a million lamps, the latest fibre optic and laser technology. During the daytime visit the iconic Blackpool Tower, Pleasure Beach and the Golden Mile. Our tour includes a day excursion to Liverpool and nightly entertainment. ITINERARY FRIDAY 28TH SEPTEMBER Pick up by luxury coach from your designated pick up point and travel to Dublin for the ferry to Holyhead. Drive to Blackpool to your hotel; there will be time to freshen up before evening dinner, followed by evening entertainment.

SATURDAY 29TH SEPTEMBER Free day to explore the attractions and sights of Blackpool. Walk along the Promenade and Blackpool’s 3 piers or perhaps take a tram ride along the Promenade. A visit to the iconic Blackpool Tower is a must. Take a lift up the 380ft to the top and experience the thrilling SkyWalk or maybe dance in the stunning setting of the famous Tower Ballroom to the sounds of the famous Wurlizer organ or watch from the side-lines as you enjoy afternoon tea. After dinner, drive along the promenade through almost 6 miles of illuminations, using over one million bulbs - they are an awesome spectacle! SUNDAY 30TH SEPTEMBER Excursion to Liverpool.

Orientation tour around the main sights and free time to explore the city’s shops including Liverpool One and attractions such as the Albert Dock and The Beatles Story. Return to the hotel to relax before evening dinner followed by entertainment MONDAY 1ST OCTOBER Depart after breakfast and take the pleasant journey back through scenic North Wales to Holyhead and the early afternoon ferry to Dublin, followed by immediate transfers to original pick up points. TOUR INCLUDES: • Luxury coach transport throughout with experienced driver; • Return ferry crossings Dublin-Holyhead-Dublin; • 3 nights’Half Board Hotel accommodation (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast); • Entertainment in the hotel each evening; • Excursion to Liverpool; • Drive through Blackpool Illuminations.

HOTEL: Queens Hotel, South Promenade, Blackpool. TOUR PRICE: €325.00per person sharing a twin/double room €50.00 single room supplement BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS DEPARTURE DATE: 28 SEPTEMBER 2018 – 4 DAY TOUR LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com 14

Towering mountains, glittering lochs, thick woodland and miles upon miles of golden beaches - Scotland’s landscapes really will take your breath away. Our tour visits the rolling hills and lush farmland of the Lowlands and drives through deep glens surrounded by mountains in the Highlands. Renowned for its important history you will learn of the significance of the famous battles of Glencoe and Culloden. This easy paced tour is one not to be missed. ITINERARY SUNDAY 14TH OCTOBER Pick up by luxury coach from your designated departure point and drive to Belfast for the ferry crossing to Cairnryan.

Overview of Glasgow. Wonderful tour of Scotland’s Trossachs, past Loch Lomond, Crainlarich and Rob Roy country and the famous battle site of Glencoe. Arrive at hotel in Fort William for evening dinner and entertainment.

MONDAY 15TH OCTOBER Leisurely breakfast followed by visit to the Ben Nevis Whisky distillery and visit the Spear Bridge Woollen Mills. Return to hotel for dinner. TUESDAY 16TH OCTOBER Morning train ride on the Jacobite Steam Train from Fort William to Mallaig overlooking the Isle of Skye. Afternoon drive through the Glenhinnon Valley, the scene of the Raising the Standard in the Jacobite Rebellion in 1745. Return to hotel for dinner. WEDNESDAY 17TH OCTOBER Free day to enjoy Fort William and what it has to offer – or just relax in the hotel on the shores of Loch Linnhe. The Scottish city of Oban is only a short distance away.

Dinner in the hotel.

THURSDAY 18TH OCTOBER Enjoy a tour to the capital of the Highlands, Inverness with free time. Drive through Fort Augustus, see the Caledonian Canal. Visit the site of the Battle of Culledon in 1746 with an overview of Moray Firth, Black Isle. Return to hotel for dinner. FRIDAY 19TH OCTOBER Today tour part of the Cairngorm Mountains with a drive to Pitlochry. Enjoy the scenery along the way. Free time in Pitlochry for lunch and shopping. Return to the hotel for dinner and entertainment. SATURDAY 20TH OCTOBER Depart after an early breakfast for the return journey to Cairnryan and the ferry to Belfast with immediate onward transfers to original pick up points.

TOUR INCLUDES: • Luxury coach transport throughout with experienced driver/guide; • Return ferry Belfast-Cairnryan-Belfast; • 6 nights’Half Board Hotel accommodation (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast); • Nightly Entertainment in the hotel; • SteamTrain ride – FortWilliam to Mallaig return; • Ben NevisWhisky DistilleryTour; • Overview of the cities of Glasgow and Inverness. HOTEL: Croit Anna Hotel, Fort William. TOUR PRICE: €595.00per person sharing a twin/double room First 10 Singles – NO supplement (then €55.00 per person) HIGHLANDS OF SCOTLAND IN AUTUMN DEPARTURE DATE: 14 OCTOBER 2018 – 7 DAY TOUR LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com

Celebrate Halloween in style! Our tour to the Viking city of Waterford is based beside the River Suir in the elegant Treacy’s Hotel. Relax and enjoy our Autumn break with good food, good fun and great friends. ITINERARY FRIDAY 26TH OCTOBER Pick up by luxury coach from your designated pick up point and travel south through Dublin and County Wicklow to your hotel in Waterford town for a three night stay. Dinner in hotel followed by music and entertainment. SATURDAY 27TH OCTOBER Full day excursion to the medieval city of Kilkenny. Overview of the city, with time perhaps to visit the famous Butlers Castle and browse around this quaint city.

Return to hotel for dinner and entertainment. SUNDAY 28TH OCTOBER Free day in Waterford city, perhaps visit Waterford Crystal at your own expense OR join our coach on a visit to New Ross and the Dunbrody, the‘emigrant ship’that brought many emigrants from Ireland across the Atlantic. Return to hotel for evening dinner and entertainment. MONDAY 29TH OCTOBER After breakfast, check out of the hotel to drive northwards via the village of Avoca of TV’s Ballykissangel fame and Wicklow’s Avoca Woollen Mills. Continue the return journey with drop offs at original pick up points.

TOUR INCLUDES: • Luxury coach transport throughout with experienced driver/guide; • 3 nights’Half Board Hotel accommodation (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast); • Entertainment on 3 evenings; • Excursions to Kilkenny and New Ross; •Visit AvocaWoollen Mills. HOTEL: Treacy’s Hotel, Waterford. TOUR PRICE: €375.00per person sharing a twin/double room €105.00 single room supplement HALLOWEEN BREAK IN WATERFORD DEPARTURE DATE: 26 OCTOBER 2018 – 4 DAY TOUR LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com 16

This great value tour includes a full‘Tinsel & Turkey’package at the hotel – a chance to celebrate a‘pre-Christmas’ Christmas with festive meals and entertainment each evening. With inclusive daily shopping excursions you can shop till you drop then party away in the evenings. The large secure luggage compartments on the coach mean there’s no limit to your purchases which can be safely stowed away. ITINERARY DAY 1 - MONDAY Pick up by luxury coach from your designated pick up point and travel to Dublin for the ferry to Holyhead. Drive to Blackpool to our hotel, there will be time to freshen up before evening dinner, followed by evening entertainment.

DAY 2 - TUESDAY“CHRISTMAS DAY” Visit nearby Fleetwood Market with its huge array of indoor and outdoor stalls. Return to the hotel and celebrate with Christmas Dinner and all the trimmings followed by an evening of festive entertainment. DAY 3 – WEDNESDAY“ST STEPHEN’S DAY” Excursion to Liverpool. Orientation tour around the main sights and free time to explore the city’s shops including Liverpool One and attractions such as the Albert Dock and The Beatles Story. Return to the hotel to relax before evening dinner followed by entertainment. DAY 4 - THURSDAY“NEW YEAR’S DAY” Free day to explore the attractions and sights of Blackpool.

Walk along the Promenade and Blackpool’s 3 piers or perhaps take a tram ride along the Promenade. A visit to the iconic Blackpool Tower is a must. Take a lift up the 380ft to the top and experience the thrilling SkyWalk or maybe dance in the stunning setting of the famous Tower Ballroom to the sounds of the famous Wurlizer organ or watch from the side-lines as you enjoy afternoon tea. Gala Evening dinner followed by festive entertainment in the hotel. DAY 5 - FRIDAY Depart after breakfast for Holyhead and board the early afternoon ferry to Dublin, followed by immediate transfers to original pick up points.

TOUR INCLUDES: • Luxury coach transport throughout with experienced driver; • Return ferry crossings Dublin-Hollyhead-Dublin; • 4 nights’Half Board Hotel accommodation (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast); • Entertainment in the hotel each evening; • Shopping excursions to Fleetwood Market & Liverpool. HOTEL: Queens Hotel, South Promenade, Blackpool. TOUR PRICE: €335.00per person sharing a twin/double room €75.00 single room supplement TURKEY,TINSEL & CHRISTMAS SHOPPING IN BLACKPOOL DEPARTURE DATES: 19 NOV, 10 DEC 2018 – 5 DAY TOUR LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com 17

Our festive package to Donegal includes daily excursions to savour the peace and tranquillity of the sweeping hills and unspoilt scenery coupled with‘pre-Christmas’festive meals and entertainment each evening. Our hotel is the popular 4th generation family run, three-star Kees Hotel in Ballybofey. Relax and enjoy the ambience of the traditional, cosy feel and the personal service. The Leisure Club includes an indoor pool, sauna and steam room. ITINERARY THURSDAY 25TH NOVEMBER Pick up by luxury coach from your designated pick up point and travel to your hotel in Ballybofey where, on arrival, you will be greeted by a roaring log fire, warm mince pies and tea/coffee.

Evening dinner will be followed by live entertainment.

FRIDAY 26TH NOVEMBER -“CHRISTMAS DAY” Morning excursion to Donegal Town, home of the O’Donnell Clan and Donegal Castle then on to the beautiful fishing port of Killybegs. Return to the hotel early afternoon to maybe use the discounted shopping vouchers from nearby department stores, McElhinneys and Magees. Tonight we celebrate with a Mulled Wine Reception followed by Christmas Dinner and all the trimmings. An evening of live festive entertainment will nicely end the evening. SATURDAY 27TH NOVEMBER -“ST STEPHEN’S DAY” A full day excursion touring the Inishowen Peninsular and the towns of Clonmany, Ballyliffin and Carndonagh.

Return via L’Derry city where you will be given some free time to‘walk the walls’and explore at leisure. Return to hotel for dinner followed by another evening of live entertainment in the hotel.

SUNDAY 28TH NOVEMBER -“NEW YEAR’S DAY” After breakfast, we leave for a morning excursion to Ballyshannon and Belleek, where we will visit the oldest Pottery in Ireland. Free time will be given for Lunch and to browse around the Visitors Centre or (at your own expense) tour the factory to watch the craftsmen and women work the intricate patterns of this fine parian china. Return to the hotel for evening dinner followed again by live festive entertainment. MONDAY 29TH NOVEMBER Depart after breakfast for the return journey to your original pick up points.

TOUR INCLUDES: • Luxury coach transport throughout with experienced driver; • 4 nights’Half Board Hotel accommodation (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast); • Live festive entertainment in the hotel each evening; • 3 excursions to include L’Derry, Killybegs, Belleek, DonegalTown, Ballyshannon.

HOTEL: Kees Hotel & Leisure Club, Stranorlar, Ballybofey. TOUR PRICE: €375.00per person sharing a twin/double room €75.00 single room supplement TURKEY,TINSEL & CHRISTMAS BREAK IN DONEGAL DEPARTURE DATE: 25 NOVEMBER 2018 – 5 DAY TOUR LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com 18

London is the ultimate shopping destination - perfect for any shopping budget with high-street brand names on Oxford Street and Regent Street; World-famous department stores such as Selfridges, Harrods and Hamleys; Covent Garden with its quirky surrounding streets and market stalls. Our hotel is on the doorstep of The London Designer Outlet, a new shopping emporium with 50 outlet stores and over 15 restaurants. Added visits to Intu Lakeside and Cheshire Oaks makes this a shopper’s paradise! ITINERARY FRIDAY 7TH DECEMBER Pick up by luxury coach from your designated pick up point and travel to Dublin for the ferry crossing to Holyhead.

Continue to London, with comfort stops en route and check into the Ibis Wembley for a three night stay on a bed and breakfast basis. The hotel is located beside the London Designer Outlet Village which, among an array of retail shops, has over 15 restaurants so there is plenty of choice for your evening dinner.

SATURDAY 8TH DECEMBER After breakfast we take the short journey into the heart of London for a full day of‘retail therapy’– shop until you drop along the famous Oxford Street and much, much more. Return to the hotel at approx. 6pm where you can continue shopping at the nearby London Designer Outlet Village. SUNDAY 9TH DECEMBER Today after breakfast we drive to the east of London, to Intu Lakeside, a Shopping Centre in West Thurrock, Essex. Over three floors, it is one of London’s largest out of town shopping complexes. Return to hotel in the evening. Remember you can place your purchases in the large luggage compartment on your coach to take them home – no weight restrictions!

MONDAY 10TH DECEMEMBER Depart after breakfast for the return journey and an opportunity to get those last minute‘bits & pieces’with a visit to the famous Cheshire Oaks, near Chester. Continue our drive to Holyhead for the 8.20pm ferry to Dublin arriving at approx. 11.45pm, followed by immediate transfers to original pick up points. TOUR INCLUDES: • Luxury coach transport throughout with experienced driver; • Return ferry crossings Dublin-Holyhead-Dublin; • 3 nights’B&B Hotel accommodation (Bed & Breakfast); •Shopping - London city centre; - intu Lakeside,WestThurrock; - London Designer OutletVillage,Wembley; - Cheshire Oaks, Chester.

HOTEL: Ibis Hotel, Wembley. TOUR PRICE: €325.00per person sharing a twin/double room €75.00 single room supplement CHRISTMAS SHOPPING IN LONDON & CHESHIRE OAKS DEPARTURE DATE: 7 DECEMBER 2018 – 4 DAY TOUR LOCAL PICK UPS ON ALL MAIN ROUTES NORTH AND SOUTH OF DUBLIN DM TOURS, MONAGHAN H18 FF90 FOR BOOKINGS OR GENERAL ENQUIRIES CALL 047 80568 MOBILE: 087 2826977 www.dmtours.ie email: dmtours2013@gmail.com 19