Travel on the oldest pilgrim route in Ireland as you follow in the footsteps of St Patrick and hear the authentic story of this iconic saint. St Patrick is the patron saint of Ireland and a global icon. He died on is the 17thMarch and on this date every year, St Patrick’s day is celebrated with festivals across the world. There are many myths and legends associated with St Patrick and on this tour you will learn about the real St Patrick such as what kind of person was he? why did he become the world’s most celebrated saint?
After tea/coffee you will travel out and around County Down visiting the sites associated with the saint including Saul Church, St Patrick’s Wells (Struell Wells); Down Cathedral and his grave. You may wish to combine this tour with a visit to historic Castle Ward on the shore of Strangford Lough where Game of Thrones filming took place.