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Multi Award-Winning Small-Group Tours of Ireland


Ireland’s original small-group tour operator since 2002, here at Vagabond we specialise in fantastic off-the-beaten track tours of Ireland. We will take you to the hidden corners of the world’s favourite country.

We want you to love Ireland as much as we do – and we really love Ireland!

Our small-group tour sizes (maximum 15 people) make our tours a unique and unforgettable way to experience the real Ireland.

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Genuinely Small Group Tours

Enjoy a maximum of 14 other guests on your tour. Our unique personal service, flexible itineraries and boutique hotels and guesthouses await you.

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Off The Beaten Track

Explore Ireland’s hidden gems in our comfortable mini-coaches. Escape busy roads and big crowds on an off the beaten track journey of discovery.

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Amazing Local Guides

Your Vagabond tour guide will be local, highly-trained, knowledgeable and eager to share their passion for Ireland. The proof? Countless 5 star reviews.

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Experience, Quality and Value

Excellent customer service, innovation and safety with top class people and vehicles. You’ll get full days on tour – when we say 8 Day Tour, we mean it!

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Meet the Locals

Embrace Ireland’s unique spirit! Amaze yourself with friendly locals, outstanding food, awesome natural scenery and rich cultural experiences.

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Responsible Tourism

We are the only Irish tour company to be awarded the Eco Tourism Gold Certificate. We offset our vehicles’ carbon and place sustainability at the heart of all we do.

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Guaranteed Departures

All our confirmed tour departures are 100% guaranteed. We are proud to say we’ve never, ever (ever!) cancelled a tour. Never will, either!

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Multi Award-Winning

We’ve won major awards, including National Geographic Traveller Magazine’s Top 50 Tours of a Lifetime and Best Adventure Experience in Ireland (twice!).

We believe you’ll have an amazing experience with Vagabond.

Please enjoy exploring our website.

When you come to Ireland, we look forward to showing you the very best that this great little island has to offer.

See you soon,

Rob & Amy Rankin + the Vagabond Team

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The Vagabond Adventures – Exploring Ireland off the beaten track in one of our legendary 4X4 ‘Vagatrons’, Vagabond is perfect for anyone looking for a faster paced, active Irish tour that also still includes plenty of Irish history and culture.

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The Driftwood Journeys of Discovery – Ideal for visitors looking for a more relaxed, less active tour with a greater emphasis on history and culture – but still a small-group local experience that keeps away from the main tourist trails.

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Highlights From Our Tours

Below is more information on some of the great highlights and features of our tours:

  • 7 Day Irish Castles & Kingdoms Tour

    Stay in a castle, tour the Ring of Kerry and discover Ireland’s secret gourmet capital on this fun-filled southwestern jaunt.

    Price Per Person: €1,789

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  • 12 Day Giant Irish Adventure Tour

    Ireland’s ultimate small group adventure tour. Expect the unexpected as you race from mountaintop to ocean, north to south.

    Price Per Person: €2,899

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  • 6 Day Ancient Ireland Tour

    Wander through centuries of Viking and Norman heritage, quaint villages and towering castles in Ireland’s cultural heart

    Price Per Person: €1,819

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  • 7 Day World Tour of Ireland

    Want to see Ireland in 7 days? Look no further! Absorb the magic as you head off the beaten track in Ireland’s stunning southwest.

    Price Per Person: €1,699

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  • 6 Day Northern Island Tour

    Watch Ireland's complex history and spectacular scenery come alive in Ireland's beautiful but relatively unknown northern regions.

    Price Per Person: €1,549

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  • 8 Day Wild Irish Rover Tour

    Ready for action? Grab all of the Wild Atlantic Way’s greatest hits and Ireland’s best secret spots in one fast-paced, adventure package.

    Price Per Person: €2,019

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  • 7 Day Treasure Ireland Tour

    Relax into your seat and get ready to enjoy breath-taking scenery on this comprehensive 7 day tour of Ireland’s wonders.

    Price Per Person: €1,789

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  • 7 Day Magnetic North Adventure Tour

    Get up close and personal with Ireland's most rugged and off the beaten track region by horse, bike, surfboard and 4x4 tour vehicle.

    Price Per Person: €1,699

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  • 11 Day Discover Ireland Tour

    Want it all? Explore Ireland’s famous sights and off the beaten track delights on this once in a lifetime journey of discovery.

    Price Per Person: €2,749

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  • 7 Day Epic Irish Food Adventure Tour

    Warning: This is no ordinary Irish food tour. Taste Ireland the Vagabond way, with fast-paced adventure, hiking, kayaking and fun baked in.

    Price Per Person: €1,999

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