CIE Tours International, the wholly owned tour operator subsidiary of Ireland’s CIE Group, is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day by offering its lowest airfare add-ons for Ireland in 2017, with roundtrip economy airfare starting at $499 from the east coast (JFK, Newark, Boston, Hartford, Washington Dulles, Orlando and Miami) and $699 from Chicago and the west coast (Los Angeles and San Francisco), including all taxes and fees. A roundtrip business-class airfare from all gateways is $2499. These fares, which carry no blackout dates, are available with the purchase of any CIE Tours Ireland guided vacation of 7 days or longer when booked by March 24, 2017.
“As the trusted leader in leisure and group travel to Ireland, we are thrilled to make it possible for more people to experience the warmth of true Irish hospitality beyond the fun of St. Patrick’s Day in the US,” said Susan Black, Chief Commercial Officer for CIE Tours.
“Susan’s background in digital innovation, marketing, sales and business development, together with her deep strategic acumen and singular focus on travel brands makes her uniquely qualified to develop a wide range of commercial opportunities for CIE Tours, ” said Elizabeth Crabill, president and CEO. “Susan’s expertise in retail travel distribution, online communications and digital travel platforms will be a definite asset to our customers.”
CIE Tours offers eighteen tours to Ireland including its popular 7-day Taste of Ireland that offers a traditional show and dinner at Dublin’s Merry Ploughboy Pub, a medieval banquet at Bunratty Castle, Ring of Kerry tour, a visit to the stunning Cliffs of Moher and chance to kiss The Blarney Stone with rates starting at $1254 per person (based on double occupancy).
The CIE Tours Ireland roundtrip airfare sale is valid for travel from select U.S. gateways to Dublin or Shannon and includes all taxes and fees for travel between April 1 and October 31, 2017 when promo code: STPATRICKS is mentioned; promotional airfares may not be available on all desired travel dates. For more information, visit www.cietours.com or call 800-559-0388.