Join us aboard Belmond Grand Hibernian for a thrilling journey that takes you into magnificent private homes and estates to meet gardening gurus, siblings of a whiskey dynasty and a legendary horse trainer. This richly packed, four-night adventure will see you coursing through the Emerald Isle and alighting to enjoy exclusive behind-the-scenes tours with owners and experts alike.

Leading the tour are Patsy Floyd and Heather Osborne. Green-fingered photographer Patsy, who lived and worked in Ireland for the first 28 years of her life, has led many garden tours for Belmond Royal Scotsman and, when time allows, also enjoys her own wonderful garden in Wiltshire. Heather has lived most of her life in Ireland and is an enthusiastic gardener. She is also an accomplished horsewoman and has even won a race in Leopardstown.

Armed with a wealth of insider knowledge and enthusiasm, the two are the ideal traveling companions for your spectacular journey on the Belmond Grand Hibernian!

Belmond Grand Hibernian: Grand Tour of Ireland

7-Day Escorted Tour
Ancient legends, inspiring natural beauty and vibrant cities—see the highlights of "the Emerald Isle" with a complete journey through both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. Tours from Dublin on the Belmond Grand Hibernian are sure to stay with you for a lifetime. Let yourself be captivated by Ireland's charms as you journey in peerless luxury. Anticipate your journey on the Belmond Grand Hibernian to be accentuated by magical encounters, world-class cuisine and exceptional service. IRT’s Rachel Hardy, VP, Sales & Marketing, inspected the Belmond Grand Hibernian most recently in April 2019. Read Rachel’s review here on Track25, the IRT blog. Click here to read IRT Owner & CEO Owen Hardy's blog review of the Belmond Grand Hibernian after taking the Grand Tour in August 2016 with an IRT group charter (the very first departure of Belmond Grand Hibernian!). Click here for more information about the Belmond Grand Hibernian itself.

Belmond Grand Hibernian: Legends and Loughs

5-Day Escorted Tour
Experience the ultimate in Irish holidays and uncover the hidden gems of the Emerald Isle aboard the luxurious Belmond Grand Hibernian. Begin in Dublin and first travel south to Cork. Then, wind your way up the west coast and visit Killarney, Galway and Westport. Highlights include the Cobh Heritage Centre and the Titanic's last port of call, the spectacular lakes of Killarney, and traditional Irish music and city activities in Galway. You'll also have multiple possibilities for local touring, options for which include the Cliffs of Moher, sheepdog demonstrations, city walking tours, Jameson's Distillery tour with a Master Ambassador, and more. Let yourself be taken by the spirit of adventure. Visit thrilling destinations as the train crosses through postcard-perfect scenery. Dine on lovingly prepared cuisine, enriched by the finest regional ingredients, while traditional local entertainment aboard brings each memorable day to a close. Click here to read IRT Owner & CEO Owen Hardy’s blog review of the Belmond Grand Hibernian after taking the Grand Tour with an IRT group charter.

Belmond Grand Hibernian: Taste of Ireland

3-Day Escorted Tour
Travel from central Dublin to Belfast, Waterford, and Kilkenny.  This tour offers a brief taste of Ireland and its beauty aboard the fabulous Belmond Grand Hibernian train. Enjoy two nights in your private cabin, with meals on board, as well as traditional entertainment in the bar car. Click here to read IRT Owner & CEO Owen Hardy’s blog review of the Belmond Grand Hibernian after taking the Grand Tour with an IRT group charter.