Book your Emerald Isle adventure for 2021 and Save.

From anniversaries and birthdays to honeymoons and just because, there are oh so many reasons to celebrate with a trip to Ireland and Scotland. And Brendan is giving you one more… limited-time savings of up to 12.5% on 2021 itineraries and more! 

Low, Risk-Free Deposits: Secure your trip now and if you need to cancel within 30 days, you will receive a full refund. Limited time only. You’re free to change your travel plans until 30 days before your trip. Taking you personally is what Brendan does better than anyone else in Ireland and Scotland, and that’s why they've temporarily made their cancellation policy even more flexible.

For any new bookings made until further notice, you can change your trip dates or itinerary in Ireland and Scotland and Brendan will waive the penalties on the land portion of your trip up until 30 days prior to departure (airlines may impose different change policies and penalties).*


Sample Itineraries


Enchanting Emerald Isle

Centuries of Irish heritage and culture are revealed on this adventure across the windswept valleys of Ireland, from Dublin's Georgian Squares to the Anglo-Norman Kilkenny Castle on the Nore River.

Iconic Ireland and Ashford Castle

Board 'The Isle of Innisfree', across the shimmering Lough Corrib to elegant Ashford Castle, once home to the famous Guinness family and the highlight of your iconic journey.


Ireland's Legendary North

From Dublin to Belfast and back, explore Northern Ireland's culture, landscapes and history, including colourful stories about pirate queens, Celtic chieftains and mythical giants.

Best of Scotland

Travel from Scotland's literary capital, Edinburgh to Glasgow, the battlefields of Culloden and Glencoe, as your quest takes you past the lochs and glens of the Scottish Highlands.


Britain and Ireland Highlights

Short on travel time but want to see all the Britain and Ireland highlights? This trip delivers the genius of Shakespeare, Waterford crystal creations in Ireland and a hearty Welsh dinner at a local vineyard, with a side of ancient history, in just over one week.


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About Brendan Vacations

Brendan is your Celtic expert and they ensure every vacation is planned to ignite the sense of wonder that is aligned to the extraordinary part of the world they call home. From fully guided trips that bring destinations to life to the absolute freedom of discovering Ireland and Scotland on your own, Brendan's trips are individually-crafted to help you travel your way.

Travel Insurance

Once you've planned your trip, protect your vacation dollars and travel experience with travel insurance from Travel Insured International trip protection plans and/or MedjetAssist.

Travel Insured International® Travel Insurance

For more than 20 years, Travel Insured International has led with a passion that is based on a “do it better, do it smarter” mentality. They take pride in their mission, which built upon trust, innovation, and treating each and every customer like they are part of the family. As a principal provider of travel insurance, Travel Insured International helps our customers find solutions to any travel-related problem.

As a leading travel insurance provider, their goal is to help each individual travel confidently. They aim to keep their customers informed every step of the way, and most importantly to be there to help when things go wrong.

Whether it's business related, a long awaited cruise vacation, or a trip back home to see family and friends, traveling with a protection plan helps you relax and enjoy your travel experience to the fullest.

CLICK HERE to buy Travel Insured International Travel Insurance online now or talk to one of our travel advisors about adding Travel Insured International Travel Insurance to your vacation!


MedjetAssist is the premier global air-medical transport membership program in the U.S. As a member, if you are hospitalized more than 150 miles from home, MedjetAssist will arrange comprenhensive medical transportation to the hospital of your choice, not just the nearest adequate facility. Peace of mind every time you travel!

Domestic air-medical transports average $25,000 and internationally, it can exceed $100,000 but not with the protection of Medjet. Annual memberships are only $260 for an individual or $395 for a family, and Short-Term membersgips start as low as $99. Multi-year, Corporate and Group memberships are also available.

The MedjetAssist Difference

  • Air-Medical transport is to the member's hospital of choice, including home hospital.
  • No "medical necessity" - Neither the attending physician nor the capability of the existing facility determines the merit of a transport.
  • No healtth questions for those under the age of 75. Diamond applications are available for individuals ages 75 to 85. Applications must be approved prior to departure.
  • For individuals age 85 and up, Platinum memberships are available. This program is available to AARP members only and protects the member while they travel internationally. A Platinum membership application is required and must be approved prior to departure.
  • No adventure travel exclusions; No natural disaster exclusions; No terrorism exclusions.
  • No dollar limits on evacuations; No deductibles; No co-pays; No claim forms.
  • Domestic as well as international protection.

MedJet Q&A:

Q: What would happen if you became hospitalized because of illness or injury during your next trip? How would you manage getting back to your home hospital or another hospital of your choice… close to your family, trusted physicians, and in-network insurance?

A: With Medjet it would be easy because you would have the peace of mind knowing you have an unsurpassed team of professionals that would arrange for an air-medical transport back to the hospital of your choice, regardless of medical necessity. All you pay is your membership fee for this comprehensive protection.

Terms & Conditions

*Save up to 12.5% with Early Payment Discounts (EPD) on Guided Vacations (for US residents only): 10% off Summer 2021 trips and Autumn, Winter and Spring 2021/22 trips; 12.5% off Summer 2022 trips and travel through December 31, 2022; 15% off 2023 trips. Savings are valid on the land portion of select worldwide trips only when booked and paid in full by June 3, 2021. EPD may not be combinable with other land promotions; savings are combinable with airfare offers and the 5% past guest discount. Prices are per person based on double occupancy. Savings not valid on all itineraries and/or departure dates (including Edinburgh Military Tattoo trips), are subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice. Other conditions may apply.  

Save up $400 USD per couple on fully customizable Private Chauffeur, Locally Hosted Rail, Lux Self-Drive and Self-Drive packages. Savings based on a minimum per person spend on the land portion of the trip: $100 off packages $1500 - $1999 per person; $150 USD off packages $2000 - $2999 per person; and $200 USD off packages $3000+ per person. Savings are valid when booked and deposited March 5, 2021 – June 3, 2021. Valid on new bookings only. Savings are not combinable with any other land promotion but are combinable with our past guest discounts. Not valid on all itineraries, departure dates, custom groups of 9+, are subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice. Other conditions may apply. 

All offers: Savings are not valid on all itineraries and/or departure dates, are subject to availability are not valid on airfares or extra night accommodations and may be withdrawn at any time without notice. Every effort is made to ensure accuracy of the above content. Brendan Vacations cannot be held responsible for typographical errors or errors arising from unforeseen circumstances. Other conditions may apply. CST# 2084503-20

*Risk-free deposit: A per person deposit is required at time of booking to secure space on a vacation. Cancel for any reason within 30 days of deposit and receive a full refund; airlines may impose different penalties and cancellation fees. Other conditions apply.

Flexible Change: Temporary changes to standard terms and conditions apply to new bookings until further notice. This penalty waiver allows you to change the destination and/or trip you are traveling on. If you choose a trip or departure that is more expensive than the original, you are responsible for the difference in price; if the trip or departure is less expensive than the original, a future travel credit will be issued for the difference. Normal penalties apply for full cancellation without rebooking or cancellations within 30 days of departure. Please note, airlines may impose different change policies, and if you declined travel insurance, you are responsible for any airline cancellation penalties. Other conditions apply. 

Every effort is made to ensure accuracy of the enclosed content. Brendan cannot be held responsible for typographical errors, or errors arising from unforeseen circumstances. Conditions apply. CST#2084503-20