"We traveled to Ireland--an epic voyage of we few pilgrims--inspired and taught by a great shanachie of whom some whisper has come back on the wings of the South Wind from an earlier age to be with us for a while." --Father Joe Maier, CSR, Director, Mercy Centre, Bangkok, Thailand
Mick Moloney's Cultural Tours
Travel in Ireland with Mick Moloney, noted musician, recording artist, folklorist, and university professor. A recipient of the NEA's National Heritage Fellowship (the highest honor a traditional artist can receive in the U.S.) and a winner of Ireland's Presidential Distinguished Service Award, Mick has been guiding travelers for over twenty years in an authentic cultural odyssey conventional tourists never experience. Each evening is brought to a close with exhilarating music sessions and concerts featuring outstanding traditional musicians and dancers.
The matchless scenery will be breathtaking as you travel through some of the greatest repositories of traditional culture in Ireland. You'll enjoy beautifully presented gourmet cuisine at memorable dinners in the stately dining rooms of the finest and most beautiful hotels--including the Agadoe Heights Hotel, Old Ground Hotel, Renvyle House Hotel, Lough Allen Hotel, Balmacsanlon Hotel, City Hotel Derry, Tory Island Hotel, and Errigal Country House Hotel--set in the most picturesque locations and most of them offering leisure and spa amenities.
•Into The West (DETAILS)
May 12 - May 21, 2017
•Journey Through the North (DETAILS)
May 28 - June 6, 2017
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How to Sign Up
The tour cost is $3195 per person based on double occupancy, not including air fare. Single supplement is $500. The cost includes all fine hotel accommodations, ground trans- portations, all admission and entrance fees, breakfast daily, six group dinners, open bar reception at the beginning and end of the tour, and all tips and gratuities.
In order to secure participation in any tour a deposit of $600 per person is payable to "Irish Folklore Tours". Please send your check to:
Mick Moloney, #25C, 110 Bleecker Street, New York, NY 10012
and include the following information:
name of the tour you'd like to join...
Tour 1: "Journey Through the North"
Tour 2: "Into the West"
For a highly detailed itinerary of each day of a tour or for more information concerning the tours, please send Mick an email request at firstname.lastname@example.org.