Tour information sheet
May 1, 2020
Visa requirements. If you are a citizen of the United States, and a valid passport holder,
you do not need a visa to travel to Ireland. This answer assumes that: You have
a currently valid U.S. passport. You will be staying for no longer than three
months. It is each individual traveller’s responsibility to check the validity
of their passport and whether they require a visa for travel to Ireland.
Luggage allowance. 1 large suitcase per person measuring 30”x18”x10” with a maximum
weight of 44 lbs (20 kg), you may also bring one small piece of hand luggage
limited to small items of personal belongings (hand bags, knap sacks, etc) that
can fit in the overhead luggage racks, provided it is small enough to take on
board the tour coach and does not have telescopic handles, plus your
photography equipment of course!
Hand luggage is your own responsibility each
day whilst on tour.
Important: Please ensure that your luggage is securely tagged complete
with your name address and contact details.
(Note: No luggage, photographic equipment or
personal effects to be left on board the coach at night)
Luggage porterage will be arranged in each
hotel for 1 piece of luggage per person.
It is your own responsibility to ensure that
you have adequate travel and repatriation insurance prior to travelling outside
the US, as detailed on our web site.
Two US based companies that can provide these
/ Rentals. Ireland.
CPAP Therapy equipment is a prescription item
in Ireland and will not be issued/sold without a prescription issued by a
Respiratory Sleep Consultant.
Distilled Water for CPAP Machines. As
supplies of distilled water are not as readily available as it is in the US,
Scotia Ireland Tours Ltd will carry supplies of distilled water for the
duration of the tour.
Gratuities / Tipping.
We’ll check you in, look after your luggage
and take care of all hotel porterage, tips and gratuities –whether it is for
restaurant staff, chambermaids or porters. Please note that Travel Director /
Drivers gratuities are not included in the trip cost.