Make sure your trip to Ireland runs as smoothly as possible with a little pre-travel reading. And here's the place to start with lots of useful information on the essentials including what visas you'll need, what currency to take and when best to visit. Plus, if you're still deciding where to go in Ireland, have a read of our best places to visit and start planning your adventure!

Conwy Castle Wales

Best Castle Tours

Discover the best castles to visit in England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland & the Republic!

Wild Atlantic Way, section at Donegal - Ireland

Best Places to Visit

Make sure you tick off these must-see destinations on your first-time visit to Ireland

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Best Time to Visit

Plan your perfect Ireland holiday with our guide on when to go for the best sightseeing weather


Top Travel Tips

Plenty of useful info on everything from the local currency and cuisine to WiFi and more


Tourist Visas

Check the visa requirements for Ireland, before you travel

Titanic Museum - Belfast - Ireland

Dublin Vs Belfast

Compare the capitals of Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland to help decide which to visit

South West Ireland Uncovered main - two female travellers on Irish coast

Why Group Tours in Ireland

Six reasons you should explore Ireland on a group tour!

Trinity College - Dublin - Ireland

Ireland Tours for Seniors

These are the trips and activities we recommend for older travellers to Ireland!

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Ireland Travel Advice

We keep an eye on the latest travel guidance on Ireland and follow the advice set out by the British Foreign Office. The safety of our travellers is paramount and we recommend that you check the latest travel updates from the relevant advisory body in your country when planning your trip.