2019 Golden Anniversary Pilgrimage to IRELAND

50TH Jubilee Pilgrimage to IRELAND  with Father Michael Gallagher

TUE 14 MAY 19

Depart from Dulles Airport in the afternoon on United Airlines 

WED 15 MAY 19

After arriving at Dublin International Airport at 10AM.  Meet our driver/guide, then travel southwest to Killarney, stopping on the way for tea/coffee and Irish scones.  A short stop in the lovely village of Adare to see the thatched roof cottages.  Continue to Killarney and check into Cahernane Manor    Dinner and overnight

THRU 16 MAT 19

Full Irish breakfast before departing for a scenic drive along the Dingle Peninsula. In County Kerry,  visit Gallanus Oratorium, one of the oldest Christian stone churches  in Ireland.   Return to Cahernane Manor  for dinner and overnight.

FRI 17 MAY 19

Full Irish breakfast before departing to take the ferry across the Shannon River. Stop at the magnificent Cliffs of Moher before going to Galway for a city tour and some free time to explore the city on your own. Dinner and overnight at the Connacht Hotel in Galway.

SAT 18 MAY 19

Full Irish breakfast before departing for a lovely drive along the Atlantic coast to Cliften, capital of Connemara.   We’ll visit Kylemore Abbey before stopping at the Visitor Center at Croagh St Patrick (a short climb if you want to).  Continue to Westport and check into the Castlecourt Hotel for dinner and overnight.

SUN 19 MAY 19

Full Irish breakfast before departing for departing for Ballyheane where Father will celebrate his Golden Jubilee Mass.  A short reception at the church’s parish hall where we have an opportunity to meet the Costello Clan. Group continues to Knock to visit the Shrine where there was an apparition of the Blessed Virgin MarySaint JosephSaint John the Evangelistangels, and  Jesus Christ (the Lamb of God) in 1879. Time for personal prayer and reflection.  Return to Westport for dinner and overnight.

MON 20 MAY 19

Full Irish breakfast before departing north to Drumcliffe.  Visit the grave of W.E.Yeats before continuing to Donegal to visit Downings.  Cross the border into Northern Ireland and continue to Monaghan.  Dinner and overnight in the  Four Seasons Hotel.

TUE 21 MAY 19

Full Irish breakfast before departing for city tour of Armagh, including the Cathedral on the hill overlooking  the city.  Continue to Dundalk where Father will celebrate Mass in the Chapel of St. Brigid before some free time to visit the site and meet the Gallagher side of the Father’s family. Drive to Dublin and check into the Hotel Camden Court.   Dinner and overnight.

WED 22 MAY 19

Full Irish breakfast before departing for a city tour of Dublin in the morning.   FREE AFTERNOON.  Farewell dinner at the hotel.

THR 23 MAY 19

Full Irish breakfast before departing and transferring to Dublin airport for our United Airlines flight home. Arrive at Dulles at 3:45pm with memories to Give Thanks and Remember.

GOLDEN JUBLIEE PILGRIMAGE TO IRELAND                                                                                Father Gallagher 14-23 May 2019

$3,230.00 includes

• Airfare to and from Ireland from Washington, DC
• Airline taxes and fuel surcharges**
• All transfers and assistance with arrival and departure
• Deluxe bus transportation as required
• Hotel accommodations in double and triple rooms using 4* hotels with private baths
• Half board (Breakfast and dinner) daily
• Tea and Scones stop between Dublin and Tralee
• Services of English speaking local guides
• Services of an experienced Certified Tour Manager from the U.S.A.
• All entrance fees as shown on the itinerary
• All service charges, tips including hotels, dining rooms, porters, drivers and guides.


  • Airline Baggage Fees
  • Expenses of a personal nature
  • Meals not mentioned. Drinks with dinner.
  • Single Supplement of $575.00 when no roommate (Note: limited # singles)

IMPORTANT NOTE: **Not always but Sometimes AIRLINE TAXES AND FUEL SURCHARGES may change and cause an increase in the rate. You will be notified and billed for these changes with final invoice.


Send deposit of $500.00 to:
Give Thanks and Remember LLC
1484 Morris Pond Drive, Ste B2, Locust Grove, VA 22508

Space is limited…only 6 spaces left !


Please print, fill out and return with deposit. Give Thanks and Remember will confirm details upon receipt of payment. I/WE want to join a Give Thanks and Remember Pilgrimage Enclosed is my/our deposit of $500.00 per person. I/WE understand that the balance must be paid as required.

JUBILEE PILGRIMAGE TO IRELAND  with Father Gallagher.  May 14-23, 2019


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