iStock International

Those seeking an Ireland vacation can expect warm Gaelic hospitality, a beautiful countryside saturated with every imaginable shade of green, traditional Irish food and drink, great music and theater, and a tangible sense of the country’s rich and turbulent history. You'll also find exceptional value here. Low-cost flights to Dublin, Shannon, and Cork from across the U.S. make this the ultimate affordable European getaway. 

Why Go

For Guinness, market towns, rolling hills, quaint villages, dramatic seascapes, and the love of craic (good times).

Compare Rates to Ireland

What's New in Ireland


10 Perfectly Affordable Stops Along Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way

November 28, 2017 by Christina Garofalo

Ireland’s West Coast is home to many of the country’s most striking vistas. The best (and most economical) way to experience them is by car, following the Wild ... Read More »


The Sweet Spot: Dublin

August 23, 2017 by Christina Garofalo

Ireland’s capital city has many claims to fame. Dublin was the Vikings’ largest and most important port, it is the home of Guinness, and one of few UNESCO ... Read More »


10 of the Most Over-the-top Luxury Suites—and What They’ll Cost You

August 11, 2017 by Katie Hammel

Private elevators, butler service, secret passages, and more space than most single-family homes—the world’s most over-the-top luxury suites pull out all the ... Read More »


Live Your Game of Thrones Fantasies With This Travel Deal

June 20, 2017 by Mollie Pendexter

Does the new season of Game of Thrones have you yearning for a trip to Westeros? In honor of the new season, Friendly Planet Travel is offering savings of ... Read More »


How to Do Dublin on a Dime

April 05, 2017 by Katie Hammel

Dublin, the capital and largest city in Ireland, is the starting point for most visitors to the Emerald Isle. The home of Guinness, the birthplace and muse of ... Read More »

Sign up for the Top 25 Newsletter
to get exclusive weekly deals

Tell Us Your Preferences

To help us understand your travel preferences, please select from the following categories

Check all that apply
Oops, something went wrong.
No Thanks