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    Tours in August

    Savour the last month of summer with an extraordinary August tour in the dazzling Irish countryside.

    Visit Ireland in August

    In the last month of traditional summer, enjoy August’s end-of-summer flurry of activity from festivals and events to outdoor activities and sunny summer evenings at the beach. 

    With autumn soon to be calling, the golden light of August is particularly enjoyable with a glass of Guinness in hand and Ireland’s unique culture on full display. Before the autumnal harvest season, take advantage of August’s long evenings, seasonal festivals, and final wisps of summer weather.

    August is a great time of year for outdoor enthusiasts looking to balance plenty of daylight hours, a mild climate, summer events, and the end of the busy season.

    Join us as we explore the spots only the locals know, discovering the best wild corners that Ireland has to offer. See below for our August tours in Ireland.

    August Departures

    Hiking - The Causeway Coastal Route & Donegal5th Aug - 11th Aug 2023€2,3506 place(s) leftBook Now
    Hiking - Kerry & Clare5th Aug - 11th Aug 2023€1,9508 place(s) leftBook Now
    Self Guided+ Cycling - Wild Atlantic Way Southwest5th Aug - 11th Aug 2023€1,7708 place(s) leftBook Now
    Hiking and Island Hopping Cork and Kerry12th Aug - 18th Aug 2023€2,1806 place(s) leftBook Now
    Hiking - The Wicklow Way12th Aug - 18th Aug 2023€1,9408 place(s) leftBook Now
    Bike Tour - Five Countries13th Aug - 25th Aug 2023€5,2106 place(s) leftBook Now
    Hiking - Dingle Way19th Aug - 25th Aug 2023€2,0505 place(s) leftBook Now
    Deluxe Hiking - The Kerry Mountains19th Aug - 25th Aug 2023€2,4008 place(s) leftBook Now
    Hiking and Island Hopping - Ireland's West Coast19th Aug - 25th Aug 2023€1,9908 place(s) leftBook Now
    Hiking - The Mountains of Connemara and Mayo26th Aug - 1st Sep 2023€2,0008 place(s) leftBook Now
    Deluxe Bike Tour - The Kerry Peninsulas26th Aug - 1st Sep 2023€2,9607 place(s) leftBook Now
    Hiking - The Causeway Coastal Route & Donegal26th Aug - 1st Sep 2023€2,3507 place(s) leftBook Now


    Spring weather is mild, but the days are lengthening and consistently drier. The landscape is buzzing with life and colour, with flowers blooming and bustling wildlife.

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    Summer promises long days, pleasant temperatures, and festivals galore. The countryside transitions from vibrant green to breath-taking purple as the heather blooms.

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    Autumn is a time of colourful landscapes and glowing skies. Witness some of Ireland’s most beautiful autumn sunsets and taste flavours unique to our autumn months.

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    If the conditions are right, marvel at the snow-dusted landscapes during Ireland’s winters. Crunchy snow underfoot, roaring fires in the cosy pubs, and beautiful starry skies.

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    Our holidays reviewed
    in your own words

    It was an absolutely magnificent tour! I thoroughly enjoyed it. The scenery was astoundingly beautiful and the pace was perfect. The week was made even more special by the personalities of our two awesome guides. I would absolutely use your company again and I will recommended it to all my friends!!!

    Jennifer Belcher
    Hiking - The Causeway Coastal Route & Donegal
    Reviewed on 03/08/2019

    Rated 4.93 out of 5 based on 352 reviews

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