An exceptional new rail experience is taking shape in Ireland: launching in 2016, Belmond Grand Hibernian will be the country’s first ever luxury touring train, lifting travel in the Emerald Isle to dazzling new heights.
The magnificent yet intimate Belmond Grand Hibernian will be the seventh train to join the Belmond family, evoking the golden age of travel in the style of its legendary sisters, the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express and Belmond Royal Scotsman.
A journey aboard Belmond Grand Hibernian will take 40 guests in lavishly furnished, private en-suite cabins to remote areas and exclusive attractions. Guests can explore ancient castles, spot rare wildlife, sample famous whiskies and visit vibrant cities, or relax in the observation car – perfect for enjoying the craic.
Step aboard to enter a whole new of world indulgence; contemporary carriages inspired by Dublin’s classic architecture, fine cuisine enriched by local delicacies enjoyed in two restaurant cars and a breathtaking, ever-changing backdrop of Ireland’s celebrated landscapes.
Castles, Causeways and the Craic
With its lush green landscapes, mystical tales of old, fabulous food and a wealth of literary and musical talent, Ireland truly has something for everyone to enjoy.
Belmond Grand Hibernian offers two, four and six night journeys departing from Dublin and encompassing both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
Legends and Loughs – four night journey
Discover the most memorable sights of the Republic of Ireland on this four night journey, taking in a whiskey distillery, the celebrated Blarney Castle, the spectacular Lakes of Killarney, breathtaking Connemara National park and charming Galway.
Realm of Giants – two night journey
This exciting two night trip from Dublin takes you to a fascinating Old Bushmills Distillery and the breathtaking Giant’s Causeway.
Combine the Legends and Loughs and Realm of Giants for an unforgettable six night itinerary – Grand Tour of Ireland.
Extend your stay – TIME FOR TEE
With some 300 courses, including more than 50 of championship class, the Emerald Isle is a veritable paradise for golfers. With many immaculately tended greens located along the coastline, offering stunning views as well as world-class facilities, golf-loving guests can enjoy a round as part of their journey, or add a golf extension near Dublin before or after their journey.
Explore more of Dublin with a sightseeing tour combined with a stay in a luxury hotel.