World's Great Destinations: Ireland Virtual Tour
For this week's edition of World's Great Destinations, journey to Ireland with your expert local guide Mark. Experience the sites, history and culture of the Emerald Isle
What is a Virtual Guided Tour? It is not virtual reality. It is a licensed guide led webinar packed with photos, videos, polls and a fully interactive chat function which makes this anything but a lecture video. There is also a live Q&A at the end satisfying all your questions about Ireland and Irish History. Whether you’ve never been abroad or spent every summer on the Emerald Isle, enjoy this exciting, interactive experience from the comfort of your home.
- Live Polls and Quizzes, Fun for All Ages
- Chat with your Guide in Real Time
- The Castle of Howth
- Irish Culture, Food, Whiskey and of course Guinness!
- The Rolling Hills and Lush Pastures of the Emerald Isle
All Start times are in Eastern Standard Time (EST). You can use this timezone converter tool to verify what the start time is in your city. Change the city on the right to "New York" and insert the time you are considering. The tool will compute what time that is in your location.
Have you been longing for green pastures and rolling hills? Can you believe that a fight between giants created one of Ireland's natural marvels? Do you want a virtual exploration where you'll be able to imagine the wind above the Cliffs of Moher on your back? Grab a Guinness from the fridge and join us on an online interactive journey through Ireland with your expert guide Mark. This 60 minute experience includes:
-An Expert Irish Tour Guide: Mark McHale, live from Ireland
-Live Q&A with your Guide
-1 Hour Interactive Online Experience
-Live Chat Feature throughout the Tour
-All tours are listed in EST (Eastern Standard Time)
The History, the myths, The Legends
From the comfort of your own home, take a trip to the Emerald Isle. Learn about the fascinating myths, legends and history of this famed island. Mark will take you through time and history, telling funny and scary stories of the islands past. Giants carved the coastlines, fairies dwell deep in the forests, and luck flows through every landscape- Ireland is full of great stories and your guide will share his favorites, that are sure to have you sitting in disbelief or rolling on the floor laughing.
The City of Howth
Your guide comes from the city of Howth, which is less than an hour from Dublin and right on the water. He will first go into detail about his town and what typical Irish life is like. You will see life in an Irish Village and Ireland through the eyes of a local, his camera and his Dog. This experience will let you live, feel and breath the real Ireland as though you were a native.
During the experience, we will move around the Historic Village of Howth using 360 degree HD videos and create real magic through insights, stories and Myths and Legends you have come to associate with the emerald isle.
During the experience, We start our journey through time, hearing tales of Viking and Norman invasions and learning about the history of the 700-year-old castle. You will be immersed in the culture as we delve into all things Irish- Funerals ( The Wake), the significance of the shamrock, our love of potatoes, rebellions and much more!
This is a fully interactive experience, with loads of great views, Culture and Irish Craic ( the legal stuff lol)
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4.86 / 5 based on 35 total reviews
Fun and informative tour!
The tour of Ireland was a blast! The attendee will be treated to many insider stories. Next trip to Ireland, would definitely book tours with this tour guide.
Like hanging out at the pub with an old friend
Mark is an awesome & entertaining story teller. We learned a lot about Howth & some interesting history. Looking forward to doing a tour & a pint in person some day.
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